Our first big road trip is around the corner and I can finally say that I am ready. I know it’s July and I probably should have been ready back in May or June but I wasn’t and now I am. We’ve got several family trips planned and I hope to make the experience as […]
July 11, 2017 is Amazon Prime Day. Do you believe I had never heard of this until this year. Well, I’ve had my eye on several items and since Amazon Prime is upon us, I figured I’d share some of the items in My Amazon Prime Day Shopping Cart. Luckily, the sales start July 9th.
There are so many fun things to do with the family around the 4th of July. And of course, I’ve got the weekend filled. If your looking for something to do with the family this weekend, I’ve got you. Let’s get started with my 4th of July Family Fun rundown.
I appreciate the opportunity to spend time with my family and with my children but there’s only but so many times you can go to the pool, make toilet paper crafts or blow bubbles in the backyard. Sometimes you just need to get out of the house. With our budget in mind, every summer I […]
As the summer draws closer I can’t help but think about our food bill. As a teacher the summer has always been a time when my family has really had to stick to a budget. Part of that means cutting down on food waste. Leftovers to the rescue!! Leftovers are a great way to cut […]
Father’s Day is right around the corner. But don’t worry, there’s still time to get your husband or father a great gift. Here are some of our favorite gifts for Dad.
My friends have asked how I maintain a garden and the kids. My answer is typically, I have no choice. It became important when I decided to make my own baby food and a necessity due to expensive fruits and veggies. After over 10 years I have a couple of simple tips on how to start […]
The past week has been a whirling dervish of activity. The babies turned 1 on Wednesday and I just couldn’t contain my excitement. So much so that I made green Ninja Turtle Mac n Cheese. 4 boys, 4 ninja turtles it’s perfect.