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Road trip entertainment for our kids!

It is hard to believe we are only three days from departure for our big summer adventure to Portland, Oregon!  We will be stopping every 7-10 hours of driving to stay in a hotel, we will have the boys swim at each stop to get their joints moving again.  We will shower, eat a healthy breakfast, and get back on the road for the day.  These chunks of time are so long for young children, so I've spent the last…

Mother’s day gift ideas!

  This amazing shirt from my friends at Milkmaid goods.  Aside from this incredibly comfortable and fun shirt about mom life.  Milkmaid Goods has the cutest stuff for babes!  Go check them out!  They sent me this shirt to review, and I have to tell you guys it's the most comfortable shirt I own.  I wish I knew about them when my babes were swaddle age, because their baby swaddles are SO PRECIOUS. Starbucks card!  Moms always need/want Starbucks. Coupons. …

Wild Kratts Live Review

I had an amazing date night with my three year old son last night!  When I heard the Wild Kratts would be coming to Indiana a few months ago, I could barely believe it.  The Kratt brothers, Chris and Martin, are animal explorers in a show on PBS.  They have "creature powers" and can essentially become the animal they touch once their creature power disc has been activated. (Duh.) Liam loves them, and has learned a surprising amount by watching their television show. …

Our Frugal Easter Baskets

Last year I didn't post my Easter basket post until after Easter, and many of you were annoyed with me. So, hoping my kids don't see this ?- I'll share some ideas from our budget friend Easter baskets of 2016. As well as make some suggestions for last minute, affordable and healthy, ideas for your Easter gifts! 1) don't buy pre made Easter baskets. They are loaded with cheap toys and unhealthy treats. And they're expensive! 2) reuse your Easter…

Stitch Fix Box Review!

Post Disclosure: I received nothing for this review, as an FYI.  These are all opinions of my own, and they are true.  I have included my referral link in this post, so if you sign up using my link I will be credited 25.00 towards free clothing!  Woo hoo! So, I feel like 2016 is just the year of Stitch Fix.  They are killing it this year, seriously.  My last box was EVERYTHING.  Until this box arrived today, and it was everything PLUS…