Just 5 More Minutes Mom!

Sleepy Jonah

It is the classic parenting trap.  Do you give in to your kids if they ask to bend the rules a little bit or do you stand firm, knowing that it will likely be a much harder road filled with tantrums and feet stomping.  This is the case with us and bedtime for our two children. … [Read more...]

Our Weekly Football #GameDayTraditions


This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/P&G.k All opinions are mine. We are deep into the football season and things are really starting to heat up.  With the exception of a few clear leaders in the NFL, there are a lot of teams fighting to stay alive for playoff contention … [Read more...]

18 Holiday Leftover Recipes


I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  We ate until we were full and then somehow managed to fit in a bit more.  One of my favorite things about a big meal like Thanksgiving or Christmas is all the leftovers.  Turkey, cranberries, pumpkin pie, ham there are a million things to … [Read more...]

Sharing Love with Our Fur Family


  They are members of our family.  Eli was our first born. Sure he had fur and gigantic feet, but he was our baby.  He taught us how to love something unconditionally. I remember when we brought him home and how instantly I fell in love... hard.  That is why when asked to … [Read more...]

Spread Cheer this Holiday Season and Easy to Make Pistachio Cookies!


Baking holiday cookies is something that my kids and I do every year.  As soon as Halloween comes around the kids start asking about when the time will come to bake our cookies again.  This year we were "booed" during Halloween (if you don't know what that is, its when someone … [Read more...]

Tech Support for Your new Gadgets


This post was sponsored by Asurion as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. Gift giving time is in the air and technology is high on most of my family and friends' wish lists this year.  I wish I could say that I am on top of all the technology that I see my … [Read more...]

Winter is Coming!

Ice Lake

This is a sponsored post for Socialstars on behalf of Curél. All opinions are 100% mine! #CurelSkinCare We had snow for the first time in Indy yesterday, it was beautiful. I have always thought that snow is the most natural equalizer that there is.  You could have an … [Read more...]