Archives for February 2012

Wordless Wednesday: First Place Little Wrestler!


Epson LabelWorks LW-300 Label Printer

For anyone that knows me, they know that I love an organized space. This can range anywhere from my kitchen to my bathroom, to the kids school belongings and even in my office. I’ve been getting my office organized since I built it, but in between building my new office, I’ve also been doing some […]

Lady and the Tramp – Diamond Edition on Blu-ray & DVD

Lady and the Tramp was first released in 1955. While I wasn’t born yet, I do remember growing up watching this timeless classic. Lady and the Tramp was one of my favorites while I was growing up and I am honored to have my kids grow up with this movie. Lady and the Tramp – […]

Happy Birthday Weekend to ME!

Oh my gosh, I had an AMAZING birthday this weekend! My official birthday was on Sunday & my aunt from Texas flew in on Thursday night, we ventured out Friday all day & had lunch and did some shopping, we stayed home on Saturday and made it a Redbox/Jammies kind of day, then Sunday we […]

Helping your pets feel ‘at home’

How do you help your pets feel more at home? We have a cat, Milano, and she is what some might call a spoiled kitty, but she does feel at home here in our house. She has a spot on the back of the couch that she loves to peek through the window at the […]

Rayovac’s New Look, New You Sweepstakes – Grand Prize $500 Kohl’s Shopping Spree!

Valentine’s Day has come and pass and before we know it, Spring and Summer will be here where we will be breaking out the summer clothes. With the new seasons, I like to create a new look. Rayovac is here with an amazing contest where they are giving away a $500 Kohl’s Shopping Spree! Are […]

@Rentals_com – Making your pet feel at home $50 #Giveaway!

When it comes to being comfortable in our home, it’s not just us four humans that we make sure are comfortable, we also like to make sure Milano is comfy as well. She is one spoiled sweet kitty! Milano is nice and cozy on her kitty tower, in her tunnel, playing with her toy mice […]

Crock-pot chicken noodle soup

Crock-pot chicken noodle soup I make it simple for the kids. They love it! 1 lb Chopped baby carrots 3 large chicken breasts 5 cups of water with chicken base (I use Tone’s chicken base) garlic salt onion powder minced garlic 2 bay leaves ground pepper I added egg noodles in the last hour of […]

#DIY Valentine’s Candles

I was going through my office when I was organizing and taking things to put in boxes for my Spring yard sale and I came across about 5 glass bowls and vases that were in my ‘to sell’ box. If you are looking to spruce up your home with some fun colors and on a […]

The Best Payment Options for New Parents

When children become part of your life, everything else is pushed aside as a priority. In some cases, especially in a rough economy, this includes maintaining stable personal finances. If it comes down to it, feeding your babies will always come before balancing your checkbook. That’s just the way it is. Deciding which way to […]

Create a fun Animated Valentine With Toon Boom & Enter to Win an iPad!

My kids haven’t been too familiar with the computer here at home. That is probably because I felt they were safer playing educational games on the iPad. I was introduced to Toon Boom’s Flip Boom Doodle software for the computer and I do have to say that my little ones (ages 4 & 6 ½) […]

Minted Custom Classroom Valentine’s Day Cards

With my son being in school now, I am excited that we are able to participate in the sharing of classroom Valentine’s Day cards. I can remember being a kid and all the excitement of making our cards or picking them out at the store, making gift bags with mom to share with my friends, […]

Susan G Komen’s political stunt hurts more than they realize

If you have been keeping up with Susan G Komen’s horribly bad political stunt, then you may be interested in hearing what all sides are saying. When I first heard about Susan G Komen pulling their funds towards Planned Parenthood, my stomach turned. Why? Well, here’s my story. There have been many times that Planned […]