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Honey Wheat Beehive Sammies with Grape Bees

Thanks to Nature’s Harvest® for sponsoring this post about sandwich art. All opinions are my own. To bento or not to bento? Does anyone really have time for fancy sandwich landscapes? It may seem like most moms are on one side or the other when it comes to Pinteresty food art, but I’m of the opinion that…

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Vintage Scotty

We Went Glamping! (Sort of)

This post about healthy snacks for kids was sponsored by the J.M. Smucker Company. All opinions are my own. #Snackation Not too long ago, I told you how we were stocking up on healthy snacks for our upcoming end-of-summer “snackations.” Well, we had to break into them a little bit earlier than we expected. You see,…

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Back to School Style: It’s Tea Time!

We received clothing from Tea Collection to facilitate our review. All opinions are my own. Did you ever pick out back-to-school clothes only to realize that they just didn’t seem to “fit” your child? You can pick out the right size, but if the clothes don’t fit their personality, they just don’t feel right. I’ve definitely…

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20 Songs to add to your running playlist

28 Running Playlist Songs ($25 Target Giveaway)

As we head into our first school year, I am realizing that I just might have a few more minutes to devote to things like sleep, hydration, healthy snack options, etc. (Don’t laugh…I know it won’t be much time with a toddler still at home.) But after letting my own self-care slide down the priority list…

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Fruit Fulls

Have Healthy Snacks, Will Travel!

I was asked by The J. M. Smucker Company to share some travel snack ideas for kids. All opinions are my own. Whoa. Where did summer go? I know, I’m not the first person to say that this week. Have you seen all the kids heading back to school already? Not us, though. My little Kindergartener…

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Coconut Basmati Rice Pudding

This rice pudding recipe post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsClubMag #CollectiveBias August may be Health Awareness Month, but when it comes to feeding a family, most of us think about health every day. But we also think about budget. And time. And a million…

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White Bean Pizza Dip {with @CentoFineFoods giveaway}

I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received Cento products to facilitate my review. #MomBlogTourFF Awesome after school snack idea, comin’ right up! But first, I have to introduce you to a new friend of mine: Cento Fine Foods. I met the folks behind…

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Family & Parenting


Let’s Rally! Join the Fight for Fair Education Funding #FairFundingPA

I’m teaming up with the Campaign for Fair Education Funding to speak out for students across Pennsylvania. Although I am receiving some form of compensation, all opinions remain my own. #FairFundingPA We moved to our current home about four years ago. At the time, I was considering leaving my job and long commute behind, so I put my…

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Potty Learning Fun at our #PampersEasyUps Potty Party!

This potty learning post was sponsored by Pampers. All opinions are my own. I can’t believe it’s almost time! Time to pack away our cloth diapers, time to put away our diaper bag, time to stop keeping a stash of sposies in the car. Our 2-year-old is starting to learn how to use the potty!…

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Crafts & DIY


Homemade Puffy Paint Activity (Inspired by The Hulk!) #AvengersUnite

This easy craft ideas for kids post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AvengersUnite #CollectiveBias In our house, superhero movies are kind of a big deal. And superhero movies that feature several of our favorite heroes joining forces? Well, that’s a SUPER big deal, so I have…

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