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Everyday

Product Review: Bentley the Robot Dog

By On December 17, 2014

Meet Bentley! He is one of the hottest toys on everyone’s Christmas list. Well, maybe not everyone, but a lot of you with small kids.  I just knew that these robot toys… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Snowy Grapevine Tree

By On December 17, 2014

As I’ve said several times before, we aim to bring you DIYs that are fairly easy to make. This one is no exception. All you need is: grapevine wreath tree yarn spray… Read More

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Advice

Teaching Our Children The Meaning of Christmas

By On December 17, 2014

Santa, reindeer and elves. Lights, decorations and presents. It’s easy for children to get wrapped up in the hype of Christmas. Sometimes even us parents do. And it’s hard not to as… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Handprint Menorah for Hanukkah

By On December 16, 2014

Hanukkah is here! In our family we have relatives that celebrate both Hanukkah and Christmas, so we always try to do crafts for both holidays and learn a little about each. This… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Felt Christmas Trees

By On December 16, 2014

Oh how I love Christmas time. The lights, the food, spending time with family and friends, and of course the decorations! Every year I try and make at least one new decoration… Read More

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Crock Pot Meals

Slow Cooker Cider-Braised Pot Roast

By On December 16, 2014

Total time: 7 hr 15 min or 9 hr 15 min Serves: 6 Cost per serving: $2.89 1 cup apple cider 3 tbsp tomato paste 3 tbsp flour 2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Christmas Stocking

By On December 15, 2014

I know most of you may be done with your Christmas decorating, but I wanted to post a DIY just in case you aren’t or maybe if you are looking to update… Read More

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Everyday

LEGO DUPLO: An Unlimited Source of Creative Play for Preschoolers

By On December 15, 2014

LEGO DUPLO is an unlimited source of creative play for preschoolers (ages 1 ½-5) . See your child imagine, create and explore whole new worlds with oversize LEGO bricks designed to fit… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY: Noel Christmas Decor

By On December 14, 2014

I am one of those people who puts their tree up early. I have no shame. Hey! If I am going to put all of that work into it, I’d like to… Read More

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Dessert

Easy Reindeer Cookies

By On December 12, 2014

We love baking cookies at my house and it is the perfect way to have a fun afternoon with my kid. I decided to try something a little different and add decorations… Read More

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Everyday

Simple Tips For Staying Within Your Means This Holiday Seasons

By On December 12, 2014

The holiday season doesn’t have to be a time of stress and overwhelming feelings. It is a time to spend with your loved ones, laughing until you cry and eating delicious foods… Read More

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Food & Drink

Creamy Peanut Butter Nutella Ice Cream

By On December 9, 2014

Before you say “ew, yuck” on the flavor combination, just hear me out for a second. This ice cream is delicious and almost tastes like mousse. It is so creamy, fluffy and… Read More

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Cocktail Corner

Mocktail Corner: The Tornado Twist

By On December 9, 2014

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

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Food & Drink

Celebrating Food Holidays

By On December 9, 2014

May 7th is Roast Leg of Lamb Day. Did you know that? No really, did you? What about May 24th, it’s Escargot day. That is definitely a day I will not be… Read More