Mother’s Day Celebrations


Happy Mother's Day! What a beautiful time of year to celebrate, remember, and enjoy all of the moms in our lives. Until I became a mom I just didn't get it. I didn't get how magical and precious being a mom is. The moment you find out, that split second when life as you know ... continue reading

Kids (and parents) Summer Survival Kit

Kids (and parents) Summer Survival Kit from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 9

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I can not even believe my kids have less than 4 weeks of school until summer. I am really looking forward to some lazy days in the sunshine, hiking in the mountains, swimming at our ... continue reading

A Modern Take On Our Old Favorite Annie and a $100 Giveaway

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How many of you can vividly remember running through your house singing "Tomorrow" and wishing you had Punjab as your own butler so he could do magic tricks for you all day? I even wished I had red curly hair! I was surprised to realize I hadn't even sat down with my own kids to watch one ... continue reading

RESCUE Yourself! Natural Ways to Beat Stress

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For the past few months, I have been sharing our journey to a healthier and happier lifestyle. We have been focusing on eating well, staying active, using essential oils as a first line of defense, and also exploring homeopathic options for our natural medicine cabinet. Our family has the usual aches, pains, and issues as ... continue reading

The Daily Connection with Skype


My husband owns his own business; with that comes with great flexibility but also some sacrifice. Meetings, deadlines, and issues pop up at the last minute and they can keep him away from dinner, special events, or just bedtime with the kids. It's amazing to have an easy way to keep us connected when these ... continue reading

Goodness on the Go + $100 Sweepstakes

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We take advantage of everything Colorado has to offer. We try to go on a lot of outdoor activities, such as hiking, camping, and skiing. Basically, we try to be outside as much as possible. In order to have enough energy to tackle all of our adventures we need to constantly be fueled and healthy. ... continue reading

Sweet DIY Valentine’s Gift

Easy Grandparent Photo Gift-Grandkids Photo Plaque from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands 3

If you are looking for a thoughtful and sweet way to show people in your life how much you love them, you might want to give this quick and easy DIY a try. It would be perfect for parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Just change out the word to fit your needs. I bought this plain ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- DIY Paper Valentine’s

20 non Candy Ideas for Valentine's Day, cards, decorations, treats, classroom 1

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects I love making our own DIY Valentine's every year. It's always fun to include a little snack or treat, but I am NOT a fan of candy overload. We always try to find a non candy option. There ... continue reading

Who’s a Penn State Fan? Bedroom Organization

metal locker organization for a kids bedroom  from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands  11 copy

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gladiator® GarageWorks for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Before Christmas, I was looking for some more garage organization solutions because it is pretty much always a mess no matter how hard I try to keep it together! There are so many options, but ... continue reading

Easy Sprinkle FIlled Mini Ornaments

Easy Sprinkle Filled Christmas Ornaments from TMTOMH Too Much Time on My Hands F

My children had off all last week for Thanksgiving and I wanted to plan some fun projects and activities for us to do together. I thought this was going to be so much fun and couldn't wait to get started! Well, in the end it turned into Mommy doing the project and kids watching, but ... continue reading