My two sons, now ages nine and ten, grew up with Disney Pixar’s Cars franchise. We had all of the toys! The cars, the trucks, the tracks, the movies. It was no question that when we saw they were releasing Cars 3 this summer, we were excited. And when I say we, I am not … More “The racing world is changing.” – Cars 3
Little did I know that having kids, plus aging, meant saying bye to my hair. When my thyroid system crashed in 2008, after the birth of my second son, my hair not only began falling out but also stopped growing and started breaking off. My once full long head of dirty blonde locks was gone. … More Monat – Longer, fuller, stronger, younger-looking hair.
If you ask me, there is only one way to watch The Academy Awards, and that’s with a bunch of girlfriends, games, great food, and wine. Plus sweat pants and no makeup of course. This is my second year to attend an “Oscar Party” and I’ll never be able to watch The Academy Awards any other … More definitely have an Oscar Party
When my eight year old son suggested we go see Rock Dog this past weekend, I admit, I wasn’t sure what he was talking about. Sure enough, Rock Dog released in theaters Friday, who knew? We can’t pass up the chance to see a new movie, especially one with animals, so I took my eight … More “Glorious” – Rock Dog
My family absolutely loved The Lego Movie, so when we found out they were making a Lego Batman Movie we were all beyond thrilled. After seeing the film over the weekend, I can happily say it did not disappoint. From the creators of The Lego Movie, The Lego Batman movie follows the same slap-stick fun comedic writing and … More “Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman.” – The Lego Batman Movie.
When entertaining I always go blank about what appetizers to serve. I’m not a big fan of baking complicated dishes but I also get tired of the same old chips and salsa. After doing some research Online, I found the idea of a cheese board. I’ve heard of these before, but I had never actually built one. … More cheese board fun – how to build a cheese tray
I recently bought this cute organizer for my kid’s school paperwork, and was dreading the task of writing their names in chalk. I wanted it to look professional and use it to add some design to my boring hallway. I knew I would need some help! After scowering the Internet and Pinterest, I finally found a simple … More diy easy chalkboard letters
One of my new must have make up products is the Miracle Complexion Sponge by Real Techniques. You may have seen them around and wondered, what in the world are these little orange things everywhere? Let me tell you, this little orange sponge is truly a foundation miracle! I have always used a liquid … More new favorites – the Miracle Complexion Sponge by Real Techniques
We finally made it to the theater to see Trolls! My family and I have been anxiously waiting to see this movie for months. We took our children, ages 9, 8, and 6 to see this super cute movie, and let me just say, it did not disappoint! **Synopsis from the Website: After the Bergens … More Your true colors are beautiful – Trolls
I love to try new things, especially ones that come with rave reviews. Recently I read a post from one of my favorite authors on how she has become obsessed with Fred water. The comments from her readers were over-the-top glowing– like “Fred water tastes like the tears of an angel.” With that much praise … More new favorites – Fred Water by guest blogger Sandy Knott