10 Recipes for Summer Smoothies

10 Recipes for Summer Smoothies

Summer is here and the kids are out of school.  We have pulled out our Nutribullet and are planning our summer smoothie lineup.  Since I work from home I like to have quick yet healthy breakfast and snack ideas for the kids.  Here are 10 Recipes for Summer Smoothies that we plan to make! Although my kids love fresh fruit and yogurt, eating the same thing all the time gets boring. Plus, a … [Read More...]


7 Reasons to own a Water Park Season Pass

Top 7 Reasons to Own a Water Park Season Pass

  Our family loves visiting our local Hawaiian Falls water park.  The best way to cool down during the summer season is by swimming.  I love owning a season pass so we can visit as many times as we want and have the ability to just pop-in whenever we get a couple of hours of free time.  Owning a water park season pass was a huge benefit to our family last year and we cannot wait to … [Read More...]


Disney Cruise Line

What to Pack for Your Disney Cruise

It is no secret that our family loves to take vacations with the Disney Cruise Line.  We have been on five already.  We have sailed on the Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream and the renovated Disney Magic.  After taking a few Disney cruise getaways we have learned what we should pack to take with us verses what we should buy aboard the ship.  Knowing what items to bring with you will make your Disney … [Read More...]

Recent Posts

FabFitFun Unboxing

Summer FabFitFun Subscription Box – Discount Code

This post is brought to you by FabFitFun I love receiving surprises in the mail.  Who doesn’t?  Subscription boxes are an easy way to treat yourself while being surprised at the same time.  With FabFitFun they send boxes out four times a year.  Each quarter a new box goes out to their subscribers that is […]

Dollywood Train

7 Fun Facts About Dollywood

This story was brought to you by Dollywood If you have never been to Dollywood, you’ll want to add this onto your travel list. Dollywood is a theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. It’s not a traditional amusement park though, this is an off the charts theme park that the whole family can enjoy. Check out […]

School Lunch

Preparing for Back to School – Kid Friendly Chicken Salad Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AHugeSale #CollectiveBias As sad as it may be, summer break is almost over.  It is time to start preparing for back to school and if your kids are anything like mine, they hate eating school lunches.  Shopping the […]

Beach Essentials

Beach Essentials: Must-Take Items for a Day at the Beach

Summer just does not feel complete without a day at the beach.  The closest ocean to us is about a five hour drive so when we decide to take a beach vacation it is important that we pack the essentials.  To make our day at the beach as comfortable as possible we try to bring […]

business trip with kids

How to Take Kids on a Business Trip… Successfully

Sometimes you have no choice but to take your kids along on a mandatory business trip. But how can you keep your family entertained and content while still being able to attend to your company’s needs and get your own work done? Continue reading for a few helpful tips that will help you plan ways […]

Mobile Phone Service that Gives Back to Charity

The People’s Operator – a wireless provider that gives back

I am an ambassador for The People’s Operator. This story is part of that ambassadorship. On July 21st The People’s Operator officially launched in the United States.  Founded in 2012, The People’s Operator first launched in the United Kingdom; matching the ability to raise funds for a wide range of social causes with a high […]


Be Inspired to Get Lost in Order to Get Found – Paper Towns

This story is brought to you by 20th Century Fox My daughter turned 18-years-old today.  I keep saying that same sentence over and over in my head.  Not only is it difficult to accept that my oldest child is not much of a child any longer but it has been a battle of mixed emotions […]