Connecting with Loved Ones in a FUN and Easy Way!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of HomeTeam for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. My husband and I both own our own businesses and that entails some long hours and travel. It is a priority for us to stay connected when so busy and away from home. We try to ... continue reading

Halloween “Minute to Win It” and FREE Printables

I love working from home blogging and running my Young Living business. It gives me so much flexibility to be there for my family when they need me. I volunteer in the classroom a few days a week using my teaching skills, but planning and running the parties is probably the most fun. Last Valentine's Day, ... continue reading

Are You Making the Most of Your Shopping Dollars?

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Long ago we started using a rewards program to earn points on our monthly purchases. Most of our family lives far way and it is a top priority that we get to spend quality ... continue reading

How to Achieve a Healthy Balanced Lifestyle-10 Tips

  When I say "healthy" what pops into your mind? sacrifice boring challenging expensive I am on a mission to change that thinking! Healthy routines can be easy, delicious, and fun. A healthy lifestyle is very important for my family and I work hard to set us up for success.         1. ... continue reading

5 Simple Tips for Smoother Mornings

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DairyPure Milk for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.   So, now that we are back in the routine of school I am happy to report we are getting out of the house in the morning happily with everyone fed and all of our lunches and ... continue reading

Smoother School Days with Stress Away

We are now finished with our third week of school,YAY! It has been fun and exciting and so busy trying to get back into a good routine where everyone is happy and getting everything done that we need to get done. As we are transitioning from our free wheeling summer, there is always a learning ... continue reading

My Filthiest Play…

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Maytag. All opinions are 100% mine. I have one dirty child.  Everett LOVES getting his hands dirty, playing outside, catching crayfish, gardening, and just plain rolling in mud. I lvoe his excitement and exuberance towards all the world, but it can be a challenge to ... continue reading

Lunch Box Spray for Kids and Grown Ups

We have our first week of school under our belt and everyone is SO happy...including Mommy;) One thing that is always on my mind when the kids go back to school is staying healthy! We have been extra careful and doing all we can to keep everyone in tip top shape and our immune systems ... continue reading

Back to School Chalkboard Art

I love my giant kitchen chalkboard. It is probably my favorite DIY project I have ever done. I used a ton of old fence wood I got for free on Craigslist and it cost next to nothing, but had a HUGE impact in our home. It is fun for holidays, birthdays, and each season. There ... continue reading

My M&M’s Birthday Celebration

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of My M&M’S for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.  Who doesn't love adding some sweet treats to a celebration? When we were planning my daughter, Holden's, birthday party, she requested some fun sweet treats for her and her friends to have at the party and ... continue reading