Family Christmas Traditions That Carry On Through The Years

family christmas traditions

While growing up there were a few family Christmas traditions that we did each year. Each year we would go to Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve and then open one present before going to bed. That one present was always new pajamas. Family Christmas Traditions Receiving those pajamas every each year was something I was […]

Fun Family Activities To Celebrate Autumn

fun family activities

The other day I received an email from a blogging group I belong to called The Sits Girls regarding a back to blogging writing challenge. Although I have not necessarily strayed from blogging, I feel that I’ve become somewhat stagnant in my choice of topics. I thought having a week of writing prompts would allow me stretch my wings. […]

Kitchen Table Moments #ShareWhatsGood with Welch’s Contest #MC

#sharewhatsgood

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Welch’s. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. It is not very often that you will find all of us in the house at the same time. Between the three jobs my husband works, the children’s school and activities we are usually […]

Stealing Moments Together as a Family

#sharewhatsgood

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Welch’s. I received product samples to facilitate my review, a gift code to giveaway, and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. As a family, I feel like we do not have an opportunity to be together as often as I would like. […]

Healthy Quick Meals – Minute Rice Can Help #LoveEveryMinute

healthy quick meals

As the kids are getting older, it seems we have less and less time in the evenings. Between homework and after school activities, I feel as though I am trying to squeeze in that healthy dinner too. I love any meal I can cook in the slow cooker. In fact, my slow cooker has become […]

Kellogg’s Family Rewards – Join and Earn

Kellogg's Family Rewards

Join Kellogg’s Family Rewards for free and earn! Just by entering codes, you can collect points, and earn awesome rewards and family fun! You’ll also receive the latest and greatest benefits from Kellogg, like exclusive savings, great-tasting recipes, and special offers and promotions. It is super easy to join, and once you do you will […]

Staying Focused When Working With Life in Chaos

staying focused when working

To say life has been chaotic since the New Year is probably putting it mildly. For those who do not know, my husband broke the radial head in his elbow on New Year’s Eve – you can read all about it here. Since then it has been one appointment after the next, which ended in […]

Pre-Christmas Family Events

Christmas 2012 at mom's house

First of all MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!  I hope everyone is enjoying this special day.  I cannot believe today is Christmas.  All the work and planning that goes into this day and then 10 minutes of unwrapping and it’s done!  Not really done, but all that anticipation is finally over. Our Christmas celebration actually started on Friday. […]

It Was A Birthday Celebration For Anna and Ethan

Birthday Celebration

I can’t believe it is already November, for the life of me and cannot fathom where the year has gone.  Anna and Ethan celebrated their 5th birthday in October!  Yay!  In many respects the past 5 years has flown by – but then again I felt like it would never be here. There are a […]