Halloween Party Crafts at Target + $200 Target Gift Card Giveaway!

Halloween is at our threshold. If you’re planning a party with the kiddos, make sure to check out these cute Halloween party crafts for kids available at Target!   I’ve partnered with Target to show you some of the great Halloween party crafts you can find at Target. I feel like Halloween becomes busier every… [read more]

25 Children’s Books that Teach Emotions and Character Building Traits

Books that teach emotions and character building traits are an invaluable resource for parents! Books are one of the easiest and most fun ways to teach kids about emotions and character building traits. Some of the books in the list below have been beloved bedtime reading books of our kids. (Please note that the links below… [read more]

Hidden Veggie Macaroni and Cheese Recipe! Ready in 20 minutes!

I partnered with Sprouts Farmer’s Market and General Mills to bring you this Better For You Hidden Veggie Macaroni and Cheese Recipe. In the rush of life it can be difficult to make sure my family is well fed every. single. night. Have you guys seen this meme around? Who feels this as much as… [read more]

The Quantum Vac 6-in-1 Vacuum Cleaner | This thing is AMAZING!

I have to admit that I was intrigued when I received an email in my inbox a bit ago asking me if I’d review the 6-in-1 Quantum Vacuum Cleaner (yeah, that does say “6-in-1”. I’ll touch on that in a sec). It reminded me of the water-based filtration vacuum my mother-in-law used for 25 years and still,… [read more]

Conestoga Ranch | Family-friendly Glamping at Bear Lake

Last weekend our family did something we’ve never done before. We went glamping! Conestoga Ranch at Bear Lake in Garden City, Utah invited our family up to stay a night in one of their amazing tents. Bear Lake is one of Utah’s most sought after vacation destinations. I’ve often heard friends talk about their amazing Bear… [read more]

20 Apple Dessert Recipes, Delicious and Decadent!

It is Fall (I LOVE Fall), and that means that apple season is upon us! We have two apple trees at our new house, and I’m so excited to dive into the world of Apple Dessert Recipes! Apple dessert recipes are great any time of the year, but there is just something almost magical about… [read more]

Tree Tunnel Eco-Friendly Carpet Cleaning in Utah County | Review

The fact that two of our boys have major environmental allergies means that keeping our carpets clean is a top priority in our house. Having our carpets cleaned regularly is an important part of  reducing allergens in our home. Dirt and dust in the carpet is inevitable, especially with 3 little boys and all their friends… [read more]

Better Breakfast for Baby with the Graco Table2Table Highchair | Review

Thank you so much to Graco for sending the amazing Graco Table2Table highchair for review and for sponsoring blog post. My sister has recently introduced her 6 month old son to solid foods. For whatever reason we, as parents, get really excited about our children starting solid foods. It is as much a rite of passage… [read more]

Fix Bad Posture With The Lumo Lift – Review | Wearable Posture Coach!

Thank you to Lumo BodyTech for providing a unit for this Lumo Lift review. This post contains affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this review are my own. Even as a young teen my mom would comment on my terrible posture. I didn’t mean to have bad posture. All I knew is that… [read more]

Spiced Plum Jam Recipe – Sweet and So Delicious!

Hope you love this Spiced Plum Jam Recipe as much as I do! This post contains affiliate links. Should you choose to purchase through any of these links, just know…you’re awesome.  Until this summer, I never understood the work that comes with having fruit trees. Now I get it. We have eight fruit trees. Over… [read more]

Smartphone Savings that Will Also Save Your Sanity – ZTE Grand X Max 2 at Cricket Wireless

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of ZTE Grand X Max 2 for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know I just recently switched to android? It’s true. Some say that I’ve gone to the dark side. I say that at last I’ve seen the light! I’m totally loving… [read more]

20 Tasty Low Carb Lunch Recipes!

Back to school time always seems like a great time to start things fresh. With the recent health issues I’ve been having, it has become even more important that I eat well. While I think in general my diet is pretty good–I don’t eat very much in the way of processed food and I cook… [read more]

Our Epic Summer Summary – Yellowstone, Beaver Mountain Lodge, and More!

Long time no see! This summer has been crazy and brutal and wonderful all at the same time. I started out the summer with some annoying health issues. The kind you have when your body is telling you it simply cannot maintain the kind pace you’ve been running at. The result was a pretty miserable… [read more]

Empowering Kids by Teaching Them to Make their Own School Lunch

Thank you to Sprout’s and Box Tops for sponsoring this conversation! Happy New School Year! We have had such an amazing summer! I’m not sure I’ve ever packed so much fun into two months before. But..(you knew it was coming, right?) I need some rest. I started summer completely burned out. Now, I’m looking forward… [read more]