Tips & Tricks

Creative Ways to Celebrate Independence Day Traditions with Family

Creative Ways to Celebrate Independence Day Traditions with Family

June 30, 2014 4 Comments »

Traditions are awesome! Spending time together celebrating holidays and events year-by-year is one of the most important ways to help shape your family's memory. Traditions are traditions for a reason, because... Read More »

Cocoonies Baby Product Guest Review

Cocoonies Baby Product Guest Review

June 25, 2014 3 Comments »

I have big babies. They have all been over 8 lbs, and 2 were 9+ lbs. I keep hoping one of these days I’ll have one of those sweet, tiny... Read More »

Red, White, and Blue(berry) Salad – Guest Recipe

Red, White, and Blue(berry) Salad – Guest Recipe

June 22, 2014 1 Comment »

July 4th – a day of fireworks, BBQs, more fireworks, hopefully no trips to the ER because of said fire works, and possibly more BBQs. There will be sides of... Read More »

NEW BOOK: Fearless Speaking & Author Interview

NEW BOOK: Fearless Speaking & Author Interview

June 20, 2014 1 Comment »

If you’re an adult, in most cases you’ve been in either one situation or another: a. You’ve been made to speak in front of a group of people about a... Read More »

PBS Kids Martha Speaketh Weeketh

PBS Kids Martha Speaketh Weeketh

June 12, 2014 2 Comments »

Summer is here and what better time to keep your kids learning in fun and creative ways?!? I’m a HUGE proponent of taking your children outside to learn, visiting museums,... Read More »

Not too Late for Fun Father’s Day Gifts

Not too Late for Fun Father’s Day Gifts

June 11, 2014 3 Comments »

Father’s Day will be here in just a few short days and if you haven’t already purchased a gift for the awesome dad in your or your children’s lives then... Read More »

End of the School Year Classmate Gift Tag – Free Printable

End of the School Year Classmate Gift Tag – Free Printable

June 3, 2014 3 Comments »

Every school year we leave a little sad that we won’t see some of our friends. Unfortunately with private school none of Miss A’s classmates live in our neighborhood, but... Read More »

5 Fun and Unique Family Eats in Charlotte North Carolina

5 Fun and Unique Family Eats in Charlotte North Carolina

May 29, 2014 4 Comments »

With the BIG MOVE coming up soon we’ve been dining out a good bit and I’m completely okay with that. It definitely makes for an empty sink and less stressful... Read More »

10 Things I Heart in Spring

10 Things I Heart in Spring

April 29, 2014 51 Comments »

I decided that I would not write about Spring on my blog until it finally felt like Spring here in Charlotte, NC, however today, it’s going to be up in... Read More »

Get Healthy Savings, Earth Day Recycling Tips, and Donate A Photo

Get Healthy Savings, Earth Day Recycling Tips, and Donate A Photo

April 16, 2014 5 Comments »

If you've been keeping up with my HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® posts you know there have been some great deals and initiatives. This month is no different, lots of great savings, ways... Read More »