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Kid’s Choice Snack Mix

Keep things interesting this summer with a fun snack mix recipe. #KidsChoiceDrink #CBias #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #KidsChoiceDrink #CollectiveBias For a long time, we watched the same TV shows on a constant loop around here. That's apparently what you do when you have small children (that and consume a lot of Capri Sun Roarin' Waters. Some of said shows are really, truly awful. Others aren't so bad. Once Joey went to school, though, things changed a bit. All those outside influences (read: Continue Reading

Crispy Dulce de Leche Cupcake Recipe

Try this super easy crispy dulce de leche cupcake recipe for your next family party. #CrispyComeback #CBias #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CrispyComeback #CollectiveBias I'm not really a candy person, but if I'm going to eat candy it's going to be chocolate. Duh, right? A while back, I remember trying the M&M's® Crispy and really loving the texture of them. They are light and have just the right amount of crunch. When I saw in my local CVS that they were making a comeback, I grabbed some individual size bags for Continue Reading

Deviled Eggs | A Dozen Recipes

Deviled eggs are super popular at this time of year. Check out this roundup of a dozen really awesome recipes from some great bloggers.

I am a BIG fan of deviled eggs. Huge. And for that reason, I've always loved the aftermath of Easter when there are lots of hard boiled eggs that need eating. Perusing Pinterest the other day for potluck ideas I realized there are a TON of great ideas out there for deviled eggs. So many things that I'd never come up with on my own especially since, if I am honest, I'm kind of a plain ole mayo/salt/pepper girl when it comes to making deviled eggs for myself. But for a party? I like to mix it Continue Reading

DIY Dog Collar Tutorial + Hogan

Ever want to make a collar that's personalized for your dog? Use this tutorial and hardware from an old collar to do just that! #ad #ProPlanPet #CBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ProPlanPet #CollectiveBias Last fall, we made the decision to bring a chocolate lab into our lives. It was a little scary for us given our somewhat sketchy past with dogs but the boys really, really wanted a dog and I felt strongly that we needed one to complete our family. And this time, we got lucky. I mean, Hogan is a puppy for sure but he's our puppy and we love him - no matter Continue Reading

Everyday Uses of Essential Oils

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If you've been watching my social media channels lately, you will see that I've recently become a big fan of essential oils. And before you roll your eyes at me, let me tell you that I was right there with you a few months back. Although I have been a life long user of essential oils (hippy parents, yo), so much of what I'd been hearing about them more recently didn't sit well with me. But, as you probably know, we've been on the long and sometimes slow mission to get as many nasty chemicals Continue Reading