This is what my child did this morning... Took all the peanuts and other nut jars out of my father's pantry and lined them up on the desk in the kitchen. Whatever floats your boat...or at least keeps her in a happy mood. Mabel has been a bit of a grump lately and I'm beginning to wonder if she's ready to get back 'home'.  But what she doesn't know yet, is that after almost a month and a … [Read More...]

Roots Be Gone…Well, Sort of

roots be gone

If you saw my Facebook status last Friday, you'll know that I had a hair issue to deal with. And I would have posted sooner but I'm still dealing with horrible internet that is slow/cuts out all the time.  That should be fixed when we move next … [Read More...]

Pugs and Suds

Bath time for pugs!

Get ready for a random's late, I'm tired, but I had a few pics of Tater and Bruce that I wanted to share since they haven't been on the blog in a really long time. Pugs are hairy little beasts...and in the summer, they stink.  Like, … [Read More...]

On a Mission…

hot shot

As always, I give my readers a heads up to sponsored content:  this is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hot Shot® Insecticides. So most of you know already that we are temporarily living with my dad until our home is ready in South … [Read More...]

Homemade Applesauce

Homemade Applesauce - easy to make and great for baby food too!

Guess what? I partnered with OXO Tot to bring you this post + GIVEAWAY and I highly recommend trying your hand at making this homemade applesauce recipe for both yourself and your little one! #FirstBites When Mabel was a baby, I never got around … [Read More...]

DIY Capri Sun Juice Pouch Tote Tutorial

Capri Sun Juice Pouch Tote Bag Tutorial #CapriSunMomFactor -

Heads up!  I'm obligated to tell you all that this is a sponsored post for Capri Sun through Social Stars.  ;)  But as always, my thoughts, opinions and awesomeness are 100% my own!  #CapriSunMomFactor As you all already know, my family has been … [Read More...]

Lame Mom Alert

lame mom

I might be the most lame mom.  Ever. This past weekend was all about the 4th of July.  And while my FB feed and Instagram accounts were flooded with tons of cute pics of my friends doing neat things with their kiddos...I was doing … [Read More...]