A Challenge & A Laugh!

Games are one of my favorite things to do. Here’s why…it forces us to get off our devices and computer and spend some quality time together – with our kids, with our husbands, with our friends, extended family, etc. Because we are off of our computer, phones, etc. we now have the opportunity to connect […]

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Need a Little Mystery?

Do you love a good mystery? Or even better – do your kids love a good mystery? I’ve got a few “secret code” fans around here for sure, and solving a fun mystery is downright exciting!  The only problem is that, other than “Who ate the last cookie or “Where are the missing car keys?”, […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ World History ~ GIVEAWAY

Here’s a little secret that you may not have known about me….when I was in high school one of my favorite subjects was history. I loved it. I still love it. These days I’ve moved into the position of teaching our own children history….and I love finding ways to bring history to life and help […]

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A Better Night’s Sleep….Naturally!

Sleep…it’s a precious thing. It really is. Our bodies need sleep in order to function well and in a healthy manner. Unfortunately, due to many different circumstances our bodies often do not, or are unable to get that good night’s sleep that we desperately need. As a mom, I know all to well how a […]

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Change What you Chew with PUR! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Gum was one of my favorite “treats” when I was a teen and young adult. In fact, it was my favorite…right on up to the day that I realized how much sugar, coloring and other unhealthy ingredients were in it. After that I just couldn’t enjoy it as much as I had before, so the […]

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The Gift of a Great Night’s Sleep! ~ GIVEAWAY!

Sleep. In the past 11 years as a mom, I’ve missed a lot of sleep. I’ve come to realize that this is just normal…it’s all a part of being a mom, and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. However…I also will admit that having a great night’s sleep does sound like a fabulous gift that […]

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Raincoast Books – “Maker Dad” & “DIY Dollhouse”!

I don’t know about, but some day I wanna crack out my DIY apron and start makin’ stuff! So far, my apron is hiding somewhere, my motivation has crashed and burned and my skills are extremely rusty! However, that doesn’t stop a girl from wishing, right!? All the things I wanted to make my kids […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Lego Batman Movie the Essential Guide ~ GIVEAWAY!

The LEGO Batman movie is a favorite around here – especially with the boys! 😉 My oldest son is probably the biggest fan and has enjoyed watching the movie quite a few times, building his own re-creations of all kinds of stuff from the movie, listening to the sound track, and most recently, reading about […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ 13 1/2 Incredible Things… ~ GIVEAWAY!

You know….when I was in school, I have to admit….I didn’t always enjoy learning. 😉 Although there are always going to be some subjects or parts of life-learning that are not as fun as other parts, I firmly believe that if you can find a way to make it more fun or at least applicable […]

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Conair Titanium 390 Haircutting & Grooming Kit!

Shortly after I got married, I learned how to cut my husband’s hair. I grew up with my Dad cutting my brothers’ hair and my husband grew up with his Mom cutting his Dad’s hair, so home haircuts really were the norm for us! And given that haircuts can be a pricey event, it seemed […]

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