We love Angry Birds Stella! TelePods & Game Review

Angry Birds Stella TelePods and Game review

We have been Angry Birds obsessed for a while now and we are always impressed with the fun ways they incorporate new themes for play into their games. From the traditional Angry Birds to Angry Birds Star Wars, Angry Birds GO! and most recently Angry Birds Stella, we just love those little birds (and ok… [read more]

Disney Parks with young kids: what to bring

Disney screen

I may have mentioned once or twice that we are counting down to a family vacation at Walt Disney World Resort next month. Each time we go, my kids have grown a little so I have to reassess what to pack for them. Today I am sharing our top 7 (plus a bonus) items to bring… [read more]

Family Weekend Getaway: Asheville {Part 1}

Family weekend getaway asheville nc

A quick glance at my news feeds online this morning left me with a pit in my stomach. It was a pretty balanced mix of the terrible and the beautiful with a splash of insanity for good measure. So goes the internet these days but it got me thinking about life because if you ask… [read more]

DIY Countdown to Disney Monorail Craft

monorail countdown to Disney

We are happily counting the days as we get closer to our upcoming family vacation at Walt Disney World Resort. I am a huge planner when it comes to vacation. Some people get bogged down with details, but I devour them. Planning is a fun way to extend the fun as far as I am… [read more]

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

life is a daring adventure or nothing quote

Golly. It’s been a while since I logged into the old blog. I don’t mean to make it a thing, but look, it’s a thing. I’ve thought about blogging every day for the past week and each time I sit down to write, I just stare. It’s not a lack of interest. It’s not a… [read more]

Pound cake that’s almost too pretty to eat

Pound Cake that's Almost too Pretty to Eat!

I’ve been trying to eat better in the past few weeks. Naturally, when I do this my urge to bake is nearly insurmountable. They go hand in hand really; my willful deprivation of the ooey and the gooey combined with the irresistible smell of something in the oven. It makes the discipline that much sweeter.… [read more]

Easy Back to School Teacher Gift

DIY cookie basket

Kindergarten started a couple weeks ago for my son and it has been great so far! Once we got through the school supply lists and clothing shopping, we have settled into a nice little routine. Last night, we had a meeting with Oscar’s teachers and we decided to make cookies for them. We used M&Ms… [read more]

It’s time for Bonus Box Tops with Food Lion® and Box Tops for Education™!

boxtops featured

It’s the time of year when parents are back to school shopping, planning lunches and deciding schedules for the next few months. It’s a hectic time of year with supply lists and needs coming from every direction. As parents, we want to contribute as much as we can and one of the easiest ways to… [read more]