Deliciously light sugar cookies! (plus a $25 Gift Card giveaway)


Sometime around November, the baking bug really kicks in. I love to bake year round, but with Thanksgiving, Christmas and then my son Sebby’s birthday in January my kitchen sees a fair amount of action. Which isn’t necessarily good for ones waistline. I’ve heard about using Stevia as an alternative sweetener for baking but I’ve […]

I’m a Pull-Ups “First Flush” Ambassador

Or perhaps, more accurately, my kids are. After all, they are the ones who are potty training. Potty training has had it’s challenges for us. Generally speaking, it’s been tough with different styles at home and preschool, and a bathroom that is thisbig. Thank goodness for Pull-Ups. Then there are potty training individual challenges. Sebby, […]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 20 #elfontheshelf

elf on the shelf

We have some sniffles in our house, and the elves are under the weather. The good thing is the know to take their elderberry extract. Elf on the Shelf – Sicky Elves Do you have an Elf on the Shelf at your house? What is your Elf’s name? What are they up to? It’s not […]

Cypher Kids learning cards bring numbers and the alphabet to life! #CypherKidsClub #Cbias

Augmented Reality

It goes without saying that Sebby loves letters, numbers and his iPad. Quincy is falling right in his footsteps. Cypher Kids Club has these amazing learning cards that interact with with your compatible iPod, iPhone or iPad. The cards, which can be purchased from the Apple Store for $29.99 with free shipping or at Target […]

Betty Ford’s Clothespin Cardinal #NGFirstLadies

felt cardinal

When I was a child, I loved making handmade Christmas ornaments. Usually they consisted of pipe cleaners, googly eyes and pom poms. Last month, I was given a copy of Christmas with the First Ladies: The White House Decorating Tradition from Jacqueline Kennedy To Michelle Obama. I was inspired over and over again. You can […]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 19 #elfontheshelf

elf on the shelf

School is out for Winter Break at the end of the week, and the elves were kind enough to help out with the teacher gifts! Wasn’t that nice of them? I wonder how well they do with wrapping paper and tape? Elf on the Shelf – School’s out Do you have an Elf on the […]