Celebrate Dr Seuss’s Birthday

Celebrate Dr Seuss's Birthday

From favorites such as Green Eggs and Ham to How the Grinch Stole Christmas, many Dr Seuss's books are passed down from generation to generation. Dr Seuss lives in the hearts of so many people and so many of his books are read to our children from their teachers at school or right before they go to bed at night. So many wonderful memories have been and are created from his amazing books. Since Dr Seuss's birthday is March 2nd here is a fun round up of ideas on how you can celebrate Dr Seuss's birthday.  "If you never did you should. These things are fun and fun is good."-- Dr Seuss With that said, here are some great ideas from some amazing bloggers that will fill your day with so much fun while you celebrate Dr Seuss's birthday. "Thin … [Read more...]

DOVE® Fruit My Not So Guilty Pleasure

DOVE® Fruit My Not So Guilty Pleasure

*This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveDoveFruits #CollectiveBias* How are your New Year's Resolutions? Are you keeping them? Did you make any? If you know me and if you have read my post 5 Reasons I Don't Make New Year's Resolutions then you know that I am not good at making resolutions so I don't, but if I did then one resolution would be to watch what I eat. I am not talking about watching as I put food in my mouth. I am talking about trying to eat food that is good but also smarter. Have you heard of DOVE ® Fruit? If you have, then you know how amazing it is. If you have not heard of DOVE ® Fruit then I must tell you that it is an amazing snack that combines dark c … [Read more...]

Classic Dr Seuss Books

Classic Dr Seuss Books

*This post contains Amazon affiliate links to make your shopping easier* Dr Seuss books bring back so many childhood memories. There are only a handful of authors that I remember as a child and that I loved and Dr Seuss is one of them. It's funny because as I read his books to my girls now, there are lessons that I can still pick up now as an adult and many of these lessons are ones that need to be instilled in all of us. One of my favorite Dr Seuss quotes is "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."- Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! It's simply genius and something that I try and teach my girls every day. Since Dr Seuss's Birthday is coming up, I decided to compile … [Read more...]

Baby Gifts Expectant Moms Actually Need

Baby Gifts Expectant Moms Actually Need

*In an effort to make your shopping easier, this post contains Amazon Affiliate links* Who doesn't love to shop for the arrival of a new baby? I love strolling the aisles of Target and looking at all the cute baby clothes, bibs, and shoes; oh the baby shoes! Of course as I am shopping I take the time to see if mom to be has created a registry and I try to grab an item or two off of the list but I also like to pick up some special and fun items as well. It's nice to surprise moms to be with cute and fun baby gifts but it is also nice to gift mom to be with items that she will actually need and use. Sometimes moms to be, especially first time moms, don't realize the items that are a true necessity and will save them so much time and stress. … [Read more...]

Honey Bunches of Oats Bake at Home Granola Snackers

Honey Bunches of Oats

*I participated in an In-Home Party Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Honey Bunches of Oats Bake at Home. I received product samples to facilitate this post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.*  Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs out there, so when I was contacted and asked to host a Honey Bunches of Oats Bake at Home party, I knew that I wanted to have my in home daycare kids do something special for their moms and dads. My parents work hard and I know that by the time they arrive to pick up their kids they are tired and need re-energized, so they can give them their full attention that they need when they get home. When I told my kids about my plans to host a party for their moms and dads us … [Read more...]

5 Women Bloggers that Rock

5 Women Bloggers that Rock

As a blogger I love to connect with other bloggers. I read a lot of blogs that pertain to so many different topics. I am often drawn towards blogs that will make me laugh out loud, that have delicious and amazing foods, blogs that make me say, 'Oh my gosh, how did she come up with that', and blogs that are filled with friendly and thoughtful discussions. As a blogger, I know the hard work that goes into this job, so being recognized as an awesome writer is big. Let me introduce to you 5 women bloggers that rock!  Meet Stephanie! She writes at The TipToe Fairy and shares amazing and I mean amazing recipes and creative crafts. What makes me keep coming back to The Tip Toe Fairy? Not only are her posts creative, unique and include be … [Read more...]

How to Help Families Coping with CHD

How to Help Families Coping with CHD

Before our daughter was born she was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect that is caused by a combination of four heart defects that are present at birth. Before our daughter was born, we understood that she would spend time in the hospital for tests and surgeries. After our daughter was born, we discovered that she would be spending more time than we expected in the hospital along with constant back to back doctor appointments. Being a parent of a child with a congenital heart defect can be stressful so I have created some tips on how to help families coping with CHD. Dinner- One great way to alleviate stress for a family that is coping with a child that has CHD is to surprise them with a home cooked meal, gift … [Read more...]