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Getting in the Holiday Spirit with Christmas Videos #StreamTeam

  One of the ways our family gets in the mood for the holidays is by watching Christmas movies. For the kids it’s a fun time to introduce them to old classics and new favorites and for my husband and I it’s a way to bring back memories of Christmas past. This year the kid’s […]

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Homemade Christmas: Thumb Print Christmas Tea Lights

  This year we are having a homemade Christmas and that means the kids are making all of the gifts they give to every one on their list that means sisters, teachers and grandparents. This year teachers are getting Thumb Print Christmas Tea Lights and grandparents are too! This simple craft is very easy to […]

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Fabkids December Fashion for Girls

  It’s a new month and that means new fashion at Fabkids. I have been featuring Fabkids fashion for months now and have yet to be disappointed, they offer stylish dresses that fit little girls perfectly and the skirts and shirts are fun and fit great too and you can’t beat the price for cute […]

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Join the #RedThumb Movement and Save Lives #Giveaway

The following is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own.   Too many people are dying over words and it is just ridiculous. Texting while Driving. This is not the first time you have heard people warn of the dangers of texting while driving and sadly it will not be the last. texting while […]

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Give a Gift That Gives Back plus Win a Silk Scarf

I do most of my Christmas shopping online, it is just so much easier for me to order during those odd hours that I am online than it does for me to find a way into the stores. I love supporting charities which is why I was excited to find some really great gifting ideas […]

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Northpole Fun from Hallmark Giveaway

product was provided for feature, all opinions are my own. Have you seen the adorable Northpole line from Hallmark? If you are looking for some fun toys to really get your child excited about Santa then you need to take a look at this fun collection of toys. Snow is not usually a problem here […]

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ABC’s of Gift Giving: The Perfect Gifts that Start with Letter M

Today as we continue working our way though the ABC’s of Gift Giving  the letter is N, here are some great gifts for those on your list that start with the letter N.   north face by thriftychicmom on Polyvore Gifts for Her Northface: I have always loved North face jackets they are timeless and […]

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Comfy Winter Outfits from Lee

When I think of Lee I think of classic jeans especially skinny jeans, my favorite skinny jeans come from Lee. This month I decided to try out some Lee pants and straight leg jeans to see what other fits and styles Lee has to offer. So here we  some comfy casual looks all with Lee […]

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Buy an American Girl Doll and Give a Girl in Need the Gift of Joy #Joy2EveryGirl

  I love, love, love when brands step up and choose to help the most vulnerable in our society, children in need. When I found out that American Girl  will match any doll purchase made online, in-store, or via phone with an 18-inch doll donation (up to 1,000 dolls/day!) to the Children’s Hospital Association I […]

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ABC’s of Gift Giving: The Perfect Gifts that Start with Letter M

Today as we continue working our way though the ABC’s of Gift Giving  the letter is M, here are some great gifts for those on your list that start with the letter M. Gifts for Her Makeup Brushes: A great set of makeup brushes is key for making even drugstore makeup look great. My personal […]

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Applesauce Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Recipe

This post is part of the SPLENDA® 365 SWEET SWAPSTM Blogger Program by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my own, and I hope you enjoy them.   I am not a big cookie person but there is […]

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What I Wore Real Mom Style: Fairisle Sweater Dress #RealMomStyle

  Well Christmas season is in full swing at our house and oh my have we been busy! This past weekend I hardly had a moment to take a breath and our Sunday was especially busy. We started the day with 8 am mass then i went to the grocery store because I literally have […]

13 Holiday Drinks You Will Want to Try

When it comes to parties I tend to neglect the drink portion and simply go with a few basic options. This year I am going to give holiday party drinks the attention they deserve and pick the perfect,most delicious holiday drink that will be the talk of the party. Here are 13 Festive Holiday Drinks […]

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How We Make the Holidays Extraordinary #PoppyCatUS

The following is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own.   At our house we love Christmas and we celebrate a lot and in big and fun ways. It seems like once Thanksgiving hits every weekend is jam packed full of activities. Here a few of the fun ways we make the holidays extraordinary […]

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The Time I Drove a French Pea Car #MitsubishiMirage

  I have a big family which means I drive big cars, I can’t very well leave a kid at home because the car is full can I? So when Mitsubishi gave me the opportunity to drive a new 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage for a week I said “let the small car adventure begin“. As we […]