Parties & Gifts

Wrapping paper hack

My Blended Family Christmas Wrapping Paper Hack

Christmas is a big deal 'round these parts. It's Veterans Day, and I'm gearing up for tomorrow on Kohl's website taking full advantage of their best sale of the year (in my opinion). If you haven't already, you...

Quick Tips for Taking Halloween Pics

Halloween pictures are some of my favorite pictures to take each year.  Kids love showing off their costumes, and after all of the time and money spent on them, I love documenting them.  After all, Halloween co...

20 Weird but Genius Products For Busy Mamas Like You

Sometimes while perusing the online shelves of Amazon, I'll come across something that looks so ridiculous I have no idea why people would purchase it. That is, until I read the reviews. Many of those crazy...
Gifts that speak your partner's love language.

50 Gifts that Speak Your Partner’s Love Language

When was the last time you enjoyed a gift as much as your kids do on Christmas morning? When was the last time you were as excited or touched by a gift as your child opening Santa's present at 5am? I've had a couple of those experiences - where a gift was ...
Science Birthday Party

How we Threw the BEST Science Birthday Party – with Mad Science!

This year, Kristen and I put together K’s birthday party – together! Yep. Our first joint birthday party for K! And we were both super excited to hear that K wanted a science-themed birthday party. I don’t know about you guys, but I am a total Pinterest-lovin...

What to Do After a Car Accident

Car accidents are one of the most frustrating and upsetting events to throw a wrench in your already hectic schedule. Trust me, I know – I used to be the licensed adjuster who answered your phone calls when you...