10 Easy DIY Halloween Crafts

10 Easy DIY Halloween Crafts

      Halloween DIY craft projects are always a blast to do as the Fall kicks into gear!  It’s always enjoyable to create something whether you are a kid or adult. Halloween and Christmas crafts are the most popular.  There are several different mediums that you can try to create unique crafts for the […]

Church Hill Classics Custom Frames Make the Perfect Grad Gift!

Church Hill Classics Diploma Frame

* This post is part of the blogger program by Church Hill Classics and The Motherhood, who compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Spring break is quickly approaching, which means that before you know it, invitations for graduation parties will start showing up in […]

How to Improve Your Health in 10 Minutes or Less


  For many parents — especially those with small children — staying healthy consists of drinking more coffee in the morning to “feel” more rested, popping a multivitamin now and then, and looking at the floss in your medicine cabinet twice a day. After all, you’re busy with your job, kids, maintaining the house, and […]

The Joy and Satisfaction of Growing Your Own Food

Courtesy of Simon Howden

  More and more people today are passing on the highly processed foods in favor of more natural options. Organic foods are widely available at many grocers. Eating organic is a great way to improve the quality of food that your are feeding to your family, but they are more expensive and even the meaning […]

Flipp’s Making It Easier to Save While Shopping

Flipp Shopping List Feature

Ok, you already know that I love Flipp and how much easier it makes shopping for me and my family.  Well, I’m letting you in on the latest for this cool app!  It’s upgraded to a newer and even BETTER version that’s going to make my shopping even easier and will take less time.  And […]

Jamba Juice – Fruits and Veggies All Kids Will Love!

Jamba Juice flavors

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jamba Juice. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you heard of Jamba Juice?  If you haven’t, you are in for a real treat!  We were really excited to have this opportunity to check them out recently at their locations in Towson, MD and Washington, […]

Top Five Spring Cleaning Tips for Busy People


There is little incentive to undertake any deep cleaning during the winter. The days are short and the nights are long, so most people prefer to spend their down time relaxing in front of the TV with the fire on. But as surely as day follows night, winter slowly turns into spring and the weather […]

10 Classic Disney Songs for Road Trip Sing-alongs

Family Car Keys

One of the most cited complaints against the widespread and seemingly nonstop use of smartphones, tablets, and other technology is the tendency for people to avoid one another in favor of what’s accessible via Wi-Fi or network. It’s an unfortunate side effect of our heightened technology, easily witnessed in the modern day family road trip […]

Tips for Cooking with your Kids

Cooking with Kids

  Cooking with your kids isn’t exactly rocket science, but anyone that’s done it will know that’s it’s not exactly a walk in the park either. However, it’s obviously important to get your kids into food, hygiene and cooking, so cooking with them from a relatively early age can be really great for them. If […]

3 Easy Steps Towards Retirement for Busy Parents

Hammock Time

Retirement seems a long way away when you’re changing a diaper. Or getting three tiny people dressed for school. Or washing 7 loads of laundry in a row. But the thing about retirement is, the things you do earliest are the things that pay off the most. It’s true. Retirement isn’t the kind of thing […]