10 Reasons I Love My Cricut & Black Friday Deal

One of the hottest gifts for anyone who loves to create is the Cricut Explore™. I absolutely love mine, and here are 10 reasons you will too! The best part is, I’ve partnered with Cricut to offer you a fabulous Black Friday bundle! 1. Saves time and I don’t have a permanent claw for a […]


LeapTV Review

I’m a LeapFrog blogger, which might be one of the coolest perks to blogging yet. My kids think blogging is the coolest job ever, because amazing products from LeapFrog get sent our way. The latest, and in my children’s opinion, greatest product is the LeapTV. Wisconsin winters get long, so this could not have arrived […]


Kid Craft: Christmas Tree Bar

This is such a fun and simple project for the kids…and even the adults! Eleanor and I got a little crafty today. Gluing things is one of her favorite ways to create now-a-days. She helped me choose all of our Christmas tree bar fixings. She loved watching the Cricut cut them out too. We created these […]


We Adopted A Dog

My husband and I both grew up with dogs and imagined ourself having our own someday.Then we grew up and were suddenly responsible for everything. When we were first married we would have gotten a dog, but our apartment didn’t allow them. We craved something fuzzy to love so we got a cat. A cat, […]


The Holiday Feeling

Yesterday, we adopted a 3-year-old Golden Retriever. We named him Harry.   He is pretty popular and we have had a lot of guests today. Everyone came to meet him today and everyone commented on how nice our house smells. It smells like a giant Christmas tree and I love it! I was lucky enough […]


What’s for Dinner?

We are reformed eat-out junkies! We now eat mostly at home, mostly clean and mostly organic. We now use the eMeals Clean Eating Meal Plans to solve the million dollar question- What’s for dinner? Every week eMeals send 7 dinners, recipes and a shopping lists. They have an app. I check off what we have before […]


The Next 30 Days

I am a little late starting my 3rd 30 day challenge. It officially started yesterday! Those of you who are following along on my year of 30 day challenges to a better self–saw me work on my relationship with food during my Whole30 (here and here) and reinvest myself into blogging, blogging 30 days straight! […]


Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide – For Health & Wellness

I’m so excited to be joining all these bloggers in the ultimate holiday gift guide blog hop and giveaway.     Gifts for the Baker | Stocking Stuffers | Gifts for Jewelry/Bling Lovers | Gifts for the Cook |Gifts for Little Girls (Ages 0-6) | Gifts for the Little Artist | Gifts for Ladies | […]


Halloween Happenings

Here in Wisconsin, Fall is short-lived. I’m bummed at how quickly fall has passed us by. It was snowing as we trick-or-treated yesterday!! We had big dreams for fall. We managed the hayride, hike, pumpkin farm, trick-or-treating, the apple orchard, scary movie night, baking fall treats and celebrating Quinn’s birthday. We still have a shot […]


What 30 Days Has Taught Me

Today is my thirtieth day in a row of blogging. That is a really big deal for me, which I explained at the start of this challenge. I am doing a year worth of 30 day challenges all in attempts to better myself. Challenge one: Whole30 Challenge two: Thirty days straight of blogging. Challenge three: […]