Back To School – That’s My Kid

Back To School #thatsmykid

It’s that time again, back to school time!  It seems like our summer went by far too quickly, and now we must return to homework, backpacks, early mornings and tight schedules.  My daughters are eight years apart in school, so I have one in preschool and one in sixth grade.  In our district, sixth grade click to read more

Cures For Cabin Fever

Robot Valentine Box

Between news reports and posts on my Facebook feed, it’s clear that families all around the country are stuck at home with snow day (after snow day) and from the looks of it, lots of kids, and parents, are going a bit stir crazy and could use some cures for snow day cabin fever!   Today click to read more

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Baking With Your Kids

As a mom to two girls, I know that it’s not just what I say to my girls that matters. I never cease to be amazed at how much children pick up through observation. Everything we do, say to others and say to ourselves, our kids pick up on. It’s so important to me to click to read more

Pretty Organization – Sweet This Week

Pretty planners, calendars and accessories

As I do at the start of every year, I’ve been looking for, pinning, collecting and buying things to help get myself organized.   Unfortunately I’m far better at obtaining organizational materials than I am at say, oh I don’t know, actually using them.   After sharing a pic or two on Instagram, I’m certain I’m not click to read more

Holiday Stress And Taking A Break

Holiday Stress

Is it just me or is this time of year often full of holiday stress? For the past decade, I have always had jobs that were pretty crazy during the holidays.  For over seven years I ran a jewelry company called Sentimental Silver, and Christmas always meant chaos.   Orders would triple, and since my click to read more

Following Your Favorite Blogs

Following Your Favorite Blog

Do you feel like you aren’t seeing your favorite blogs and bloggers on Facebook anymore?  Wondering where they’ve been and why they haven’t been posting?   Well unfortunately they have been posting, but you are right, you are not seeing them.   Facebook has been changing the way readers are shown pages that they “like”, and to click to read more

Black Friday Deals For Bakers, Cooks & Bloggers

Black Friday Deals For Cooks And Bakers

Looking for Black Friday deals?  Yeah, me too.  I figured if I was going to look over ad scans and start making my shopping list, it wouldn’t hurt to help you out and share some of the deals I found that are perfect for the baker, cook or blogger on your holiday shopping list. Disclaimer: click to read more