Cake Mix Sugar Cookies #12DaysOf Easter Fun

Cake mix cookies

Today's recipe makes me feel like I'm cheating, but it also makes me feel like a super mom for being able to pull it all together in a beautiful way that pleases everyone! This sugar cookie recipe uses a boxed cake mix. It makes for a really soft in the middle and chewy around the edges kind of cookie!  Make sure to visit Jenni at Sweet Pennies from Heaven for the full recipe...enjoy! Also, don't forget to check out the other Easter Recipes & Crafts below!   … [Read more...]

I’m Hosting a Special Educents SALE (for our readers only!)


I'm hosting a special Educents Sale for our readers! (This post may contain affiliate links) Shopping for learning supplies on a budget can be a challenge, but Educents makes it easy! Educents is an online marketplace that offers educational resources like worksheets, lesson plans, curriculum, games and apps at a DISCOUNT - up to 90% off. Here are my favorite parts about Educents: 1. The $15 or Less Page helps me shop on a budget. 2. Educents offers new freebies every week. 3. Get ready-to-go Magic School Bus science experiments for the entire family. If you've never shopped at Educents before, you can get a FREE $10 credit. Or, if you already have an account and love Educents as much as I do, use my 10% discount code on your next purchase - SONS10. Save on Educents today! … [Read more...]

Easter Basket Cupcakes #12DaysOf Easter Fun

Easter Basket Cupcakes

What better way to kick off the Easter holiday season then to whip up some cute Easter Basket Cupcakes!? Our friend Dina over at My UnEntitled Life has made some adorable Easter Basket Cupcakes and we think you are going to love them!  So hop on over and make these for yourself and your loving family. They'll be so happy you did! Don't forget to check out all of the fun Easter Recipes and Crafts in the linky below!   … [Read more...]

Spring Caramel Corn #12DaysOf Easter Fun

Spring Caramel Corn

We hope you have been enjoying our #12DaysOf craft and recipe posts over the last couple of months. We are excited to be sharing the #12DaysOf Easter Recipes and Crafts with you this month! Up today is a delicious and fun Spring Caramel Corn recipe from This N That with Olivia. Head over HERE for the full recipe and check out the other great recipes and crafts featured in the linky below! Enjoy!   … [Read more...]

Jelly Bean Cookies

Jelly Bean Cookies

Today is the first day of our 12 days of Easter Fun posts! Over the next 12 days we will be sharing fun Easter recipes and crafts to celebrate the Easter holiday! We hope you enjoy! Today's recipe comes from During the Easter holiday, I am sure that we have a ton of jelly beans in the house. Use them to make some yummy Jelly Bean Cookies to serve at Easter dinner! Make sure you also check out the other recipe and craft ideas from my blogger friends! … [Read more...]

Evgie Wall Decals $200 GC Giveaway!


  We enjoy renovating and remodeling houses...maybe a little too much. When we bought the home we currently live in I went a little crazy with wall decals, but the final result was fabulous and I'm so happy to have the warm inviting home that we have with our personal expressions on the walls. They really do make our home more of a home. Spring time is finally here! Spring Cleaning is one of my favorite things to do when the weather gets warm, and I usually get the itch to change one of my rooms around. Re-docorating a room doesn't have to be time consuming or expensive. Wall Decals are a great way to personalize any room in your home! And today I am going to share with you an awesome wall decal company that has perfect decals for any room of your home. Have you ever heard of Evgie? is an company that sells large and small wall decals. You can find designs and ideas for kids’ and grown-up’s rooms. Update your toddler’s room, decorate your nursery or change the … [Read more...]

You are Invited…Sweetwater #MomsForMusic Party!


   Music is so important to our family. In fact, I'm not sure how we would get by without music in our life. When things are getting stressful or hectic, we like to crank up the radio and just let loose! Several of our children have taken to guitar playing. I love watching them learn the cords and seeing the excitement on their faces when they learn a new song! It's great!  Sweetwater Music is inviting you to our #MomsForMusic twitter party. You have to RSVP to this fun twitter party that will happen on April 13th from 1-2 pm EST. We're giving away great prizes. You can win Visa Gift Cards and a Fretlight Guitar! There's fun to be had and music to be discussed. So RSVP below! RSVP Steps Step 1. Add Your Link (In the Linky Below) Step 2. Enter your Twitter URL in the URL Field Step 3. Enter your Twitter Handle @yourTwitterhandle in the Name field Step 4. Enter Your Email … [Read more...]

Motorola 7″ Large Screen Baby Monitor (Not Just for Monitoring Babies!)


We received product to facilitate this review. All opinions expressed are our own. We only give honest reviews. Motorola 7” Large Screen Baby Monitor (Motorola MBP867) You might be wondering why my family would be interested in a baby monitor given that we do not have any more babies in our home.  Let me explain, we have a son that sleep walks quite often. For years I felt like I never got any sleep at all because I was always worried about him wandering through the house. I was afraid I wouldn't hear him and he might trip and fall or try to run up and down the steps (he often does this--sleep running, and he does like to travel the stairs when he's in a slumber). It's rather scary, and that's why we decided to get a baby monitor. For a while I simply used a regular old monitor, but that still didn't give me the peace of mind I needed. I actually think I was up more with the regular monitor because I had to get up and check on the kids with every little sound I heard. The … [Read more...]