Gifts at Barnes & Noble for the Whole Family! (Books, Toys, and More!)

Thank you to Barnes & Noble for sponsoring this post.   Did you know that you can get all your Christmas gifts at Barnes & Noble? With the exception of our 1 family gift, my Christmas shopping for my family is DONE! And I did all my shopping in ONE place! Can you believe it?! When… [read more]

My Top 10 Best Subscription Boxes for Kids + BLACK FRIDAY Coupon Codes!

Whether you’re in search of a holiday gift that keeps on giving, a birthday gift, or just a fun way to give a little something every month, these 10 Best Subscription Boxes for Kids are a great place to start! This post contains affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through these links I will… [read more]

20 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes – Enjoy Fall Without the Carb Crash

Pumpkin lovers unite! …but without all the sugar, brown sugar, shortening, whipped cream, frosting, and everything else that makes all those gorgeous pins on Pinterest so enticing. If you, like me, are trying to live on the healthy side of things, make sure you check out these Healthy Pumpkin Recipes, and add them to your list… [read more]

Find Your Place Pins – Thanksgiving Craft for Kids!

These Wood Find-Your-Place Pins are the perfect way to get the kids involved in your Thanksgiving prep! I hope you enjoy this Thanksgiving craft for kids! Thank you so much to FamilyFun Magazine for contributing this fun tutorial! Make sure you check out FamilyFun Magazine online for lots more great activities for the whole family!… [read more]

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 Handmade Mother’s Day Gifts and Crafts

I’m a big fan of handmade Mother’s Day gifts. Why? Because Mother’s Day isn’t just about a single person–mom. Mother’s Day is also about the people who made that person a Mother. Whether it’s my 6 year old cutting out the proportionally irregular stick man he drew and taping it to a folded up piece… [read more]

Cranberry Pomegranate Sparkling Punch Recipe #SparklingHolidays

Cranberry Pomegranate Sparkling Punch This Christmas is a special one for my husband’s family. For the first time in many years all his siblings and their families will be here in Utah together…for Christmas. Even his younger brother flew with his wife and three young children from Australia. While the reason for the great gathering is… [read more]

Beyond the Mug and Apron – Custom Photo Gifts and Prints from Minted

Disclosure: I will receive a gift card thank you from Minted.com in exchange for letting you all know about their cool custom art gift ideas. Also, the links below are affiliate links. I get a small commission if you purchase through these links. Thank you! Last spring The Husband and I went to New Orleans… [read more]

Just Dance 2016 for Endless Family Fun and Fitness – #HolidayGiftGuide

“Mom! It’s Just Dance! Please, can we get it, please!!!” This came from my 5 year old and 8 year old sons just last week as we walked through a store. Generally, asking mom to buy things when we are out shopping is frowned upon. In keeping with living frugally, we try to stick to… [read more]

Gift Ideas for Babies, Toddlers, and Expectant Parents – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: I received samples of the featured items to facilitate this gift guide. This blog post contains affiliate links. A big THANK YOU if you choose to shop through these links! Gift Ideas for Babies, Toddlers, and Expectant Parents I love buying baby gifts! I’m not sure I know anyone who doesn’t. Even though my… [read more]

25 Awesome Gifts for Kids! – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: I received samples of featured items to facilitate this post. Affiliate links are present. Should you purchase through my links I will receive a small commission and you’ll receive a big THANK YOU from me! 25 Awesome Gifts For Kids The countdown to Christmas is on! We are keeping our Christmas fairly low key this… [read more]

25 Stocking Stuffers and Gift Ideas for Her – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. A big THANK YOU should you choose to purchase through my links! I’m not sure who is more difficult to shop for, the woman or the man. But I can say, my husband has a really difficult time shopping for me. In this list of stocking stuffers and Gift… [read more]

Give the Gift of Pley LEGO Rental – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: I was provided a Pley LEGO rental subscription in exchange for this blog post. My boys love to play with LEGOs. Unfortunately, we only have a few LEGO sets because the big sets my son always asks for are just so expensive! We have bought him a few sets, but our general rule for gifts… [read more]

Peppermint Meltaway Cookies Recipe

I decided to get my Christmas cookie baking on a little early this year. I found this recipe for Peppermint Meltaway Cookies in Taste of Home magazine that I had to try! Now, y’all know I’m not much of a baker. I know, I know. I say that every time I post a dessert recipe. But… [read more]