I haven't met many people who don't like fudge. My family loves fudge, but I don't usually make it because of all the steps and patience involve. Not anymore! These Candy Cane Chocolate Fudge Squares are a simple and quick way to make creamy, delicious, chocolate fudge. They are definitely [...]

There are many ways to celebrate Advent. I am a huge advocate of focusing in on the true meaning of Christmas through the use of a simple tool like an advent wreath for older children (teens and tweens) or a curriculum like Truth in the  Tinsel for younger children. And I [...]

While everyone loves the change in seasons - the falling leaves, the cooler temperatures, the chance to wear our knit scarves and fleece leggings again - no one likes what comes with it...cold and flu season. Some are lucky not to be visited often by this unwelcome traveler. Others may feel [...]

The holiday season is officially here and I've put together 7 Holiday Dinner Money Saving Tips for you! Did you know that the average holiday dinner for the average sized family costs about $50?  That’s just for the dinner though. That number does not include drinks, decor or any other [...]

Whether it's Easter, Thanksgiving or Christmas, hosting holiday meals can be stressful.  And when you have young children under foot, getting in the way of holiday preparations, the stress kicks into overdrive. The good news is I have put together a list of 7 ways kids can help with holiday meals that [...]

Life isn't easy. Most of the time it's a struggle. It's often quite messy. And like most, I've had my share of messy...been there, done that and got the t-shirt. In this case, I really did get the t-shirt and it says "Thankful, Grateful, Blessed". And it couldn't be more [...]

It's here! Pumpkin everything season! By the end of the year, we'll be sick of pumpkin, but until then, let's drown ourselves in it, shall we? In that case, I've put together a list of 20 insanely delicious pumpkin drinks that your family will love. From salted caramel pumpkin chai latte and pumpkin [...]

Melted Snowman Cookies

I love these Melted Snowman Cookies, although I don't usually post "cute" desserts on the blog. "What do you have against cute desserts?", you might ask. Nothing actually - didn't I just post the most adorable Oreo Turkey Cookies? I love cute desserts as much as the next person. I [...]

Halloween costumes aren't getting any cheaper and chances are, you don't want to spend a fortune on your child's costume, but you also probably don't want them dressed like every other kid that walked through the local big box store. On the other hand, maybe you've procrastinated and now the [...]

I think we've established in the past that I am somewhat fashion challenged. That's why I like style that's basic and easy, but of course I still want to be on trend. And that's why I love Cents of Style's Remi Swing Dress! It's versatile, comfortable, chic and the best [...]

Here's a simple fall recipe that will become a family favorite. Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispie treats take all the deliciousness of traditional rice krispie treats to a whole new level. Be sure to pin this recipe or bookmark it. You can thank me later. Not only do these babies satisfy all your [...]

I have another pumpkin recipe for you. As if you needed one more. But seriously, if you're looking for a super easy and delicious pumpkin recipe with a presentation that impresses, then you must try my Triple Layer Pumpkin Spice Pie. This dessert is as easy to make as my [...]

I've rounded up 10 Treats You Can Make With Candy Corn. These tiny bits of pure sugar hold a special place in my heart. Candy corn was my dad's favorite candy; he could eat it by the handfuls. So every time I eat or even see candy corn, I think of him. [...]

Do you adore your wardrobe? I mean, honestly, do you feel awesome in every item of clothing you own? Do you know how to put together the perfect outfit every time? Is all of your clothing the right shape and style for your body type? Do you know how to accessorize an [...]