Monday’s Post Postponed…we are all sicky!

I know I just started using Mondays for featuring ideas and printables to add to the “Mommy Book,” but we are all so sick today so come back tomorrow! And be careful out there, there’s a lot of junk going around!

Reasons to Reconsider the HEPATITIS B Vaccine for newborns

Some interesting food for thought on the Hepatitis B vaccine that is given to newborns the day they are born

I wanted to write this post a long time ago, but was hesitant to do so due to how cruel and opinionated some can be in blog-land. So before we get to the nitty-gritty, let’s first go over what this blog post is NOT about: Whether or not you should vaccinate your children. Heavens no. [...]

All Things Thursday #40


Hi ladies! Welcome back to another All Things Thursday! For some reason I was having troubles uploading the images for the posts I wanted to feature this week, so instead I gave you all some Pinterest love (which, really…..isn’t that what we all want anyway)?? So stop by our group board and see if you [...]

Why Amazon ROCKS for Moms {My Conversion story}

pros and cons of prime membership

Confession: sometimes I transition slow to awesome things. And I can be a doubter. And while I’m confessing things, I peed (a little) running out of Fresh Market the other day (darn post-pregnancy bladder)! Wow. I’m getting off track. Okay. So several years ago when Amazon Prime was more new-ish, my sister asked me if I [...]

We’re Going to Disneyland! {Thrifty Disney Tips}

Awesome Disneyland tips! I had never heard of most of them!

It’s official! We are going to Disneyland next month! I am so thrilled. We wouldn’t have decided to go, except that we saw a deal on Plum District for a Disney vacation voucher through One Stop Travel. Being the suckers that we are, we bought one. To make a long story short, the process of [...]

Thrifty Beauty Tips That Will Change Your Life + $50 Kroger Giveaway

Thrifty Beauty Tips: These are fabulous, the end!

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and All You Magazine, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #lifeforless I was so excited to see that their was a $1 off coupon for the ALL YOU Magazine this month (while supplies last), because it ended up [...]

Being Kind in our world {and Teaching Our Children to do the Same}

I love these ideas!

This post was originally published around the time of the Sandy Hook Shootings, but after the World Vision Controversy that has been going on, my mind has once again reflected on the need for more kindness in our world. Many of us this Christmas season have had the shootings that occurred in Connecticut on our [...]

All Things Thursday #39


Maybe it’s the snow that occurred today, but my eyes were focused on all the spring and Easter ideas from this last week’s Link up! I am itching for warmth and bright colors! And because there were so many amazing projects I am featuring a bunch of you today rather than the typical 3-5. I’m [...]

Parenting Punch Cards

Parenting Punch Cards

It’s Monday! Which means it’s time to add something new to the mommy book collection! Remember, this only works if you actually print them out and add them to your file. You don’t want to have to turn on your computer and do a search on Pinterest in your moment of need–chances are you will [...]

Once upon a Birthday…

american greetings

This post brought to you by eCards from American Greetings. All opinions are 100% mine. Confession time. I'm one of those people that has always been really bad at mailing things. Like, really bad. Sometimes I go to return something online and I pass the 30-day limit because it sits in its package on my [...]

Non-Candy Easter Basket Ideas {From 6 Different Bloggers}

non-candy Easter Basket Ideas

I thought it was so fun when my friend Aimee asked if I wanted to contribute a themed-Easter basket idea to her Easter Basket Post. There are 6 bloggers that contributed ideas, so be sure to scroll to the bottom of this post to check them out! I decided right away to go with a [...]

Fresh Express Salad Swapping!


I was excited to pick up some Fresh Express salads today so that I can start salad swapping! I recently joined a 21-day health challenge group and I am trying to eat healthier. I am especially trying to cut out breads when I can. Salads are perfect for this! Fresh Express has an app called [...]