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Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake

By On September 2, 2014

In honor of National Coffee Ice Cream Day on September 6th, we are going to share a few of our favorite coffee ice cream recipes this week! To kick it off, we… Read More


150+ Uses for Vinegar

By On September 1, 2014

Vinegar is magical. I never knew until recently just how handy vinegar is! We use vinegar a lot in our house. Vinegar cleans much like an all-purpose cleaner. Basically, all you need… Read More

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Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: Sweet Berry Bourbon

By On September 1, 2014

Ingredients ¼ oz. simple syrup 1 ½ oz. VOGA Italia Dolce Rosso 1 oz. bourbon Fresh Berries Directions Mix equal parts water and sugar until sugar is dissolved to make simple syrup Muddle fresh… Read More


Bike Rides

By On August 29, 2014

Trying to teach our best girl how to ride without training wheels. Way to go!!!! She is really learning quick! Uploaded to our Instagram page.… Read More

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


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


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

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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

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

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

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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


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


Rack Room Shoes + Shoes That Fit

By On August 25, 2014

Rack Room Shoes is proud to partner with Shoes That Fit, a national non-profit organization that provides shoes to disadvantaged children for the Back to School season.  Rack Room Shoes invites their… Read More