25 New Years Eve Party Ideas | Décor, Activites and Food

25 New Years Eve Party Ideas | Décor, Activites and Food   So you’ve decided to host the New Years Eve party for your friends and family... or maybe you just need a few ideas for a quiet night at home with the kids... now what? It’s time to start making your list of decorations, food and activities to keep the festivities going! Never fear... we’ve scoured the web in search of some fun, inviting, easy and entertaining ways to … [Read more...]

Juke 24 Portable, Digital Jukebox

I was just introduced to a music player I had never heard of before and I sure wish I had been sooner. Juke 24 has been the perfect music player for my daughter. She has been begging for her very own music player for a long time. She is 6 and I know an ipod would get lost within days, and I thought about a cd player, but lets get real she is 6 and those cds would never make it back into the case unscratched. When I first pulled the Juke 24 out of … [Read more...]

25 New Years Crafts for Kids

25 New Years Crafts for Kids   The kids are home from school, the gifts are unwrapped and already forgotten and a few “I’m bored”s have been heard. It’s time to break out the craft items and give the littles something to do! New Year Eve/Day celebrations are fun to craft for. Girls love the sparkle, boys love the noisemakers... and I love spending the time with them at the kitchen table creating memories and fun crafts to … [Read more...]

Include Your Dog In Your New Year’s Resolution

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Beneful. Setting a New Year's Resolution and sticking to it can be hard. This year, try something different. This year set a New Year's Resolution with your dog. After all, a dog is man's best friend- and you simply can't let your best friend down! But how do you set a resolution with a dog? Here are a few ideas to get you started. Find A New Hobby - Does fido enjoy being outside? Start hiking more. … [Read more...]

Ellipticals, Treadmills and Exercise Bikes: Finding the Best Machine for Your Fitness Goals

Ellipticals, Treadmills and Exercise Bikes: Finding the Best Machine for Your Fitness Goals The best thing about buying a piece of exercise equipment is that you never even have to leave your house to get a great workout. That means no more fighting traffic, or long lines at the gym: just workout anytime you like for as long as you like and then continue on with your day. There are, however, a lot of different types of machines you can buy … [Read more...]

How To | Bottlecap Reindeer Magnet

How To | Bottlecap Reindeer Magnet I'm always looking for cute and easy crafts to do with the kids. This little bottlecap reindeer magnet is an easy craft for older kids to make/share/gift this holiday season. Make one or several to represent Santa's entire team. You Will Need: 1 bottle cap for each magnet black and white paint paint brush 2 brown pipe cleaners 2 strong magnets that fit inside a bottle cap Red pompoms hot glue … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Making your Move Less Expensive

4 Tips for Making your Move Less Expensive When faced with the need to move, this may induce a significant amount of anxiety for you. Studies show that one out of nine people moved from 2013-2014. The challenges of getting your precious belongings to a new place coupled with all the packing, boxing, and other tasks are sure to be stressful. The last thing you will want to do is pay too much for the entire process because this can put you in a … [Read more...]

The Perfect Holiday Gift | Disney Movies

The Perfect Holiday Gift | Disney Movies Disney released multiple films this year that will compete with your current family favorites. This holiday season, why not grab a copy or two for the Disney lovers on your list! It's a gift that you can't go wrong with!   Zootopia  The progressive mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a melting pot where animals from every habitat live side by side and "anyone can be anything." But when new … [Read more...]

The Kansas City Steak Company | Steak #GIVEAWAY | ends 1/14 | #KCSteaks

The Kansas City Steak Company Sample received. All opinions are my own. There's always that one person on your gift list that has everything. No matter how long you shop, it's almost impossible to find the perfect gift. This year give them a timeless gift that makes every meal just a bit merrier from The Kansas City Steak Company. Established on a standard of quality, Kansas City Steak Company has been providing gourmet steaks and other … [Read more...]

How To | Salt Dough Footprint Olaf Christmas Ornament

Salt Dough Footprint Olaf Christmas Ornament Christmas is coming and it's craft time in my house. I love to have a new craft/ornament for the kids each year and this year's craft I saw was way too cute idea on Pinterest to pass up doing. Salt Dough Foot Print Olaf. Start off by making up a batch of salt dough, this is the recipe I used: 2 Cups Flour 1 Cup Salt 1 Cup warm water Kneed your dough until it's a soft texture, the longer … [Read more...]