Fun Family Christmas Traditions – Santa Pictures and Sleigh Ride

This has been a rough year for our family, especially the last 4 months. Since my fall down the stairs 4 months ago, I feel like I’ve not been as present for my family. Creating and maintaining fun family Christmas traditions is particularly this year. Fun Family Christmas Traditions Recently, my family and I were […]

Chicago Lyric Opera Performance for Kids Flash Giveaway

How about taking your kiddos on a digging expedition to the Chicago Lyric Opera? I am giving away four tickets to the Chicago Lyric Opera performance of Rhoda and the Fossil Hunt, an opera for young people, November 10th & 11th. Chicago Lyric Opera Performance Rhoda and the Fossil Hunt is based on a true story of […]

Cutting The Cord Made Easy with Google Chromecast

Cutting the cord on your cable TV gets easier and easier as new ways to stream become more readily available. Google Chromecast is making it easier than ever to cut that cord. Cutting the Cord with Google Chromecast Using Google Chromecast is as easy as plugging it into the HDMI port on your TV and […]

High-Quality HD Noise Canceling Headphones by Sony WH-1000XM3

Are you a musichead, a.k.a. “avid music listener”? If so, you are going to love high-quality HD noise canceling headphones. You can take your music with you wherever you go, and immerse yourself in the songs you love. High-Quality HD Noise Canceling Headphones by Sony I love listening to podcasts, music, and my favorite TV shows […]

11 Surprising Peanut Butter and Jelly Facts and Stats to Know

Kids are back in school…or heading there soon. Thankfully, this is always an exciting time in our household. They have not always felt this way, but at this point all three of our kids love school. With school, comes packing lunches. Each year I struggle with providing enough variety in my kid’s lunches. However, PB&J […]

Life has Gotten Messy Lately, Plus 7 Tips to Help You Cope

You may have noticed I have not posted for the past couple of weeks. Well, life has gotten messy lately.  My mom recently fell and was in the hospital, while there she was diagnosed with dementia. Life has Gotten Messy The evening of July 11th, my husband and daughter’s (15) birthdays, I received a call from […]

Tell Your Kids They are Donor Conceived, it May Be Uneventful

If you conceived children through third-party reproduction, you may be in the same situation we were in. When you’re going to tell your kids they are donor conceived, and what to say. Running through the scenario a million times, with all the possible outcomes. Tell Your Kids They are Donor Conceived Honestly, we questioned even telling our […]

11 Podcasts About Overcoming Procrastination You Will Want To Hear

Do you have a problem with procrastination? Me too! I hate it. Really, I do. Every time I believe I’ve finally beaten the procrastination bug, it strikes again. I’ve prayed about it, I’ve read books about it, and now I’m listening to podcasts about overcoming procrastination. Podcasts About Overcoming Procrastination Procrastination has been a life-long struggle […]

Irresistible Homemade Peanut Butter and Nutella Muffins Recipe

My one daughter loves cooking and baking, especially when she is bored. The other day, she had this brilliant idea to make some irresistible homemade Peanut Butter and Nutella Muffins. I helped her search recipes, and then we modified it according to what we had on hand. Irresistible Homemade Peanut Butter and Nutella Muffins Recipe […]

Books I Read in April and May 2018 – Fun #SummerReads

Books I Read the Past Couple Months There are a few books I read the past couple of months I’d love to share with you. All of these books make great summer reads.   Taken – by Dee Henderson A Christian suspense fiction book with a touch of romance in it. This is a stand-alone novel, […]