Who Needs Sleep? Sleep Quotes and #PSF

who needs sleep?

  Who needs sleep? Well, you’re never gonna get it Who needs sleep? Tell me what’s that for Who needs sleep? Be happy with what you’re getting There’s a guy who’s been awake Since the Second World War My hands are locked up tight in fists My mind is racing, filled with lists Of things […]

David Baldacci for the Whole Family #ReadBaldacci

Escape and Finisher

  Prizing is courtesy of Scholastic & Grand Central Publishing but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Do you have a book lover or two on your holiday shopping list? I love both giving and receiving books for the holidays! Books are timeless. I also love finding new authors to read, especially when a […]

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Feast Recipe Collection #Foodie

thanksgiving collage

  Thanksgiving dinner is officially my favorite meal of the entire year. I’ve collected some of my favorite recipes along with recipes from across the internet – from appetizers to side dishes to turkey to desserts – to create this Thanksgiving Feast Foodie recipe collection. This post is sponsored by Foodie but all thoughts are […]

Afternoon Walk #WW

fall walk

  AJ and I had the brilliant idea to take an afternoon walk together before the other kids came home from school today. It was 26 degrees. I think I may prefer the warmth of the house, a cozy blanket, and a mug of hot chocolate…but it was still nice to spend some time with […]

Easy Christmas Countdown Frame Craft

Christmas Countdown Frame Craft

  The other night, my daughter and I got together with a group of “crafty ladies” (how Reese described us) to make a few Christmas crafts. Crafting with friends has got to be one of the best ways to spend an evening (especially when that evening also includes home baked goodies). I love making crafts, […]

UPS #WishesDelivered


  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPS. All opinions are 100% mine. During the winter that I fell in love with my future husband, he took a seasonal job that ended up being one of the most fun and memorable jobs ever…he worked alongside a UPS delivery man to […]

Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars Activity Sheets #Printables

phineas and ferb activity sheets

  We’re big Phineas & Ferb AND Star Wars fans at our house, so when I saw these Phineas and Ferb Star Wars Acitvity Sheets I knew I had to share! Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars was just released on DVD last week, and whether you’ve seen the witty Star Wars episode or not, your […]

Outback Steakhouse: Official Sponsor of Date Night #OutbackBestMates

Date Night at Outback Steakhouse

  I am an Outback Steakhouse Best Mates Ambassador. Every once in a while, I get to bring you guys specials and insider information on one of my favorite restaurants. Follow the hashtag #OutbackBestMates on Twitter and Facebook (and here, of course). {On our latest date night….the awkward date night #selfie!} Thinking back on those […]

One Family Photo #PSF

one family photo

  Back in the spring of 2008, I asked my sister (who was over at our house at the time) to take a picture of my family in front of our house. Even though my sister is an incredible photographer, the point was not to get the “perfect” family photo, but just to capture all […]

American Heritage Chocolate at M&M’s World #ChocolateHistory


  Yesterday, I had the fun opportunity to take the train up to New York City for the day to see the brand new American Heritage Chocolate display at M&M’s World in Times Square. This post and yesterday’s travel have been sponsored by American Heritage Chocolate, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. I’ve […]