Family Life

Heelys Review

November 16, 2011

I recently was given the opportunity to review a pair of Heelys. Yes, that’s right, those shoes with the wheels. I knew my oldest son, age 11, would be the most excited about it so I let him pick out which shoes we were going to receive. He chose the style called the Edge which […]

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A Great Alternative to Braces-Invisalign

November 11, 2011

Many of you out there were probably metal-mouthed teenagers like me. So raise your hand if you just loved your braces??? No one??? Well, you’re not alone, because I sure didn’t either. The worst thing I remember about braces was the trips to the dentist to get them tightened and having a sore mouth and […]

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Getting Organized

November 11, 2011

This is the time of year that I get in the “spring fever” mindset. I’m too busy in the spring getting excited about the warmer weather to stay inside and clean or organize. Once the cold weather starts setting in and I am forced indoors then I begin my annual organizing except based on the […]

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Wordless Wednesday- The Brotherly Bond

November 10, 2011

For more inspiring photos, check: 5 Minutes for Mom, High Impact Mom, The Bonafide Life, Shanamama, Not Your Mom Blog, The Divine Miss Mommy, Colorado Moms, Rajean Blomquist, Brain Foggles,  Resourceful Mom, Better in Bulk and Dear Crissy and link your own photo stories. ShareTweet

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Tips for a Great Family Photo

November 8, 2011

Family photos should be something treasured for the rest of your life but often enough, at least in this family, the time preparing for a family photo is stressful and dreaded. We recently had a family photo done about a month ago and I think I have finally learned some tips that I can pass […]

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Wordless Wednesday- A Weekend Getaway

November 2, 2011

For more inspiring photos, check: 5 Minutes for Mom, High Impact Mom, The Bonafide Life, Shanamama, Not Your Mom Blog, The Divine Miss Mommy, Colorado Moms, Rajean Blomquist, Brain Foggles,  Resourceful Mom, Better in Bulk and Dear Crissy and link your own photo stories. ShareTweet

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Wordless Wednesday- Fall Fun

October 27, 2011

For more inspiring photos, check: 5 Minutes for Mom, High Impact Mom, The Bonafide Life, Shanamama, Not Your Mom Blog, The Divine Miss Mommy, Colorado Moms, Rajean Blomquist, Brain Foggles,  Resourceful Mom, Better in Bulk and Dear Crissy and link your own photo stories. ShareTweet

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Wordless Wednesday- Siblings and Friends

October 19, 2011

For more inspiring photos, check: 5 Minutes for Mom, High Impact Mom, The Bonafide Life, Shanamama, Not Your Mom Blog, The Divine Miss Mommy, Colorado Moms, Rajean Blomquist, Brain Foggles,  Resourceful Mom, Better in Bulk and Dear Crissy and link your own photo stories. ShareTweet

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Raising Appreciative Kids

October 11, 2011

Something just dawned on me recently and that was that somehow, maybe even by mistake, I have raised very appreciative kids. We recently had a daily deal coupon for a local pizza restaurant and went out to eat. We don’t eat out often and when we do it is usually because of a coupon of […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Family Flu and Cold Free

October 5, 2011
everett washing hands

Anyone who knows me knows that I dread summer coming to an end.  I love the warm weather and being outside all the time but besides the cold weather on the way there is another reason I do not look forward to winter and that is all the sickness it brings.  With a family of […]

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