Holiday Memories {giveaway}

  Ah, the holidays. You know, it's stressful.  And crazy.  And hectic. And wonderful.  And marvelous.  And lovely. Part of that wonderful stress is maintaining (and inventing?) … [Read more...]

Being #unstoppablemoms in 2014 #ad

Disclosure: I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Children’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time … [Read more...]

Minted Holiday Cards {giveaway}

  It is time. Time to order holiday cards and get them in the mail to your loved ones.  (And let's face it, the people you don't love so much too.  Sometimes.) If you mail out cards, let … [Read more...]

Cozy Porches

I have long dreamed of a big wrap around front porch outfitted with porch swings, incredible potted plants, and rocking chairs. Well before I ever owned a home, I had a calendar that was literally … [Read more...]

#SIMPLEGiving is Simply Giving

"Hey guys!  Wanna come with me today?  I have a special project to do..." Excitedly, they piled into the car, a jumble of untied shoes and unkempt hair. "What is it mama?" "Remember how mom … [Read more...]

Being #unstoppablemoms when you really don’t want to.

Disclosure: I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Children’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time … [Read more...]

If you give Jeannett a new bedroom…

Now that we've unpacked all the boxes and are feeling more and more settled in by the day, my eye is now moving to making this house a home. I can't quite feel settled until I feel like the house … [Read more...]

Shopping. Deals. Basically it’s my favorite.

You might have noticed a little button in my sidebar recently added that proclaims that I am a Wayfair.com Homemaker. Basically, that's a clever way of saying that I get to work with a great brand … [Read more...]