Delta Happimess Launch Event

A #HappiMess Blogger Cooking Class + Delta Showroom Demonstration in Chicago

By On August 28, 2014

Jean-Marc Giboux/ AP Images for Delta Faucet The first word that comes to mind when I hear “kitchen” and “bathroom” is GERMS! I hate (yes, I said hate) cleaning the kitchen and… Read More

Arts & Crafts

Easy Edible DIY Pudding Paint

By On August 27, 2014

I was trying to come up with a gift to give my husband for his very first Father’s Day a few weeks ago. The very first thing that popped in my head… Read More


Frozen Strawberry Crumble Cake

By On August 27, 2014

We came across this delicious recipe in Parade Magazine and immediately knew we had to feature it. INGREDIENTS 2 cups flour, sifted ½ cup brown sugar, packed ½ cup nuts, any kind,… Read More


10 Cleaning Favorites

By On August 27, 2014

Cleaning your body, face, home and more. Below are my Top 10 favorite cleaning must-haves. 1. Bar Keepers Friend When we bought our house, the previous owners left a few things behind… Read More

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More Fruit for Breakfast with Toaster Strudel

By On August 27, 2014

The mornings go by pretty quick in our house. It seems like we just wake up, eat a quick breakfast and head on to the next thing the day has planned for… Read More

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Celeb Moms Participate in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

By On August 27, 2014

Celebrity Baby Scoop is joining in on the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS. In the trending campaign, people are asking 2-3 of their friends to dump a bucket of ice water over… Read More


A 7-year-old’s Favorite Back-to-School Style Trends

By On August 27, 2014

Every Little Thing is a Really Big Deal. I gave my daughter my phone and told her to go to her room and take pictures of all her favorite back-to-school items we… Read More

Tips & Ideas

Getting Rid of Junk

By On August 26, 2014

Lately, I’ve felt cluttered. I am intrigued by the capsule wardrobes but have way too many pieces of clothing to just get rid of them. I like the idea however. Feeling surrounded… Read More

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Food & Drink

Raspberry Lychee Champagne Sorbet

By On August 26, 2014

This week’s Wine Wednesday is all about Champagne! This recipe from Gourmande in the Kitchen is a good one and we thought we would highlight it here today. This is a dessert… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Reusable Felt Swiffers

By On August 26, 2014

These reusable Swiffer covers are ingenious! Never again will you have to buy refills…you can make your own if and when they wear out. And felt is inexpensive, so you can make… Read More

Cocktail Corner

Mocktail Corner: Cran Daddy Cooler

By On August 26, 2014

Welcome to Mocktail Corner. Every Wednesday through the end of summer, we will be sharing mocktail recipes along with our cocktail recipes (and hey, we may keep it going, you never know.)… Read More


Hearty Morning Oatmeal with Fruit, Nuts & Chia Seeds

By On August 26, 2014

I couldn’t think of anything I wanted to eat this morning. It was one of those mornings where nothing sounded good. My husband said “what about oatmeal?” and that was just what… Read More

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Succulent Low-Sugar BBQ Sauce

By On August 26, 2014

Ingredients 1 bottle Raspberry Lemonade Sparkling ICE 1 white onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 fresh jalapeños, minced 3 tablespoons olive oil ½ cup ketchup 4 tablespoons Dijon mustard One 6 oz.… Read More


4 Reasons to Visit Disney This Summer

By On August 25, 2014

Image via Flickr by @cdharrison Many people think of Disney World as an insane retreat for children. In part, it is that, but it’s also a fun place for adults who want… Read More