Black & White #FashionFriday

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I stumbled across a few fun black& white themed pins this week on Pinterest and got on a black & white kick. Here's a couple of the pins - Love these looks. So year round and versatile and you can always snazz up any of these looks with a colorful scarf or shoes if you feel like you need a little splash of color: I love … [Read more...]

Laundry Room Makeover REVEAL!

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Remember back in January when I posted about Mud Room Organization?  Our front foyer has been a dumping ground for kids shoes, backpacks and jackets for years and I CAN'T STAND IT. Hubby had started talking about us giving our laundry room some sort of "mud room" functionality - in other words, make the laundry room (the room that's away from … [Read more...]

Love the Positivity in this Workout Gear Line: THINK

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Positive thinking and empowerment: that's what THINK women's fitness apparel promotes with their line.  Check out this tank top I wore to the gym yesterday: The THINK Strength tanktop is $32.  It's a really light, loose fitting tank that was perfect for my workout.  You can get THINK Strength but also Beauty, Courage, Hope, Love & … [Read more...]

Hard Candy Cosmetics: Exclusive to Walmart

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Available only at Walmart, Hard Candy Cosmetics definitely offers some decent makeup at a good price. I recently received a box of samples that included a variety of their makeup. My favorite was actually the mascara which comes in a variety of colors and is $6. Candy 100 Lashes, $6 at Walmart.com It's also only $6 for a Hard Candy … [Read more...]

Awesome Easter Basket Idea: Color Fill Jute Floor Bin from Land of Nod

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I found these Color Fill Jute Floor Bins in the Easter Basket section of Land of Nod and I LOVE this idea.  Who needs a basket when you can fill one of these and they are useful for storage after? The Color Fill Jute Floor Bin is $19.95 and Land of Nod is offering free shipping on ALL Easter basket orders over $25 TODAY ONLY.  They have some … [Read more...]

What’s Going In Your Child’s Easter Basket This Year?

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Maybe it's the fact that it snowed on Friday and it's still feeling like winter around here but it hit me over the weekend that Easter is just two weeks away!  Man did that sneak up on me. I figured I better get on the ball and start planning what's going in the Easter baskets.  My kids aren't big on candy - they will eat some here and there but … [Read more...]

Recipe: The Ultimate Green Smoothie Formula

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Nothing like a good old stomach bug to force you to lose a few pounds and rethink your eating habits.  It had been a LONG time since I had gotten the dreaded bug (years) but my kids were kind enough to pass some germs along last week. Ugh.  It sucked.  'Nuff said, right?  Trying to see the silver lining, I did lose a few pounds.  But also? I am … [Read more...]

Introducing YouTube Kids: A New App From YouTube

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Parents of little kids - I am so jealous of you for having this app at your disposal!!  YouTube Kids would have been so awesome when my kids were small! And to tell you guys the truth, it's actually still pretty great for them at age 11 and 8. My kids love YouTube.  Especially my oldest.  In his spare time, if you can't find him playing … [Read more...]