What to Pack in Your Shore Excursion Bag When You Are on a Cruise

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PeptoInAPill #CollectiveBias My family and I are planning our 3rd cruise that is scheduled for this winter. We are beyond excited because not only is most of our extended family going on the cruise with us but we are going on a cruise ship that we have never been on. I cannot wait to experience everything that this ship has to offer along with the shore excursions that are … [Read more...]

Non Candy Easter Basket Gift Ideas

This post contains affiliate links. See the full disclosure here.  My kids love chocolate Easter bunnies and chocolate covered eggs along with the rest of amazing candies like Brach's jelly beans and rope candy but as their mom, I like to encourage the Easter bunny to surprise them with a few non-candy Easter basket gifts.  In addition to chocolate bunnies, there are some great items that can be added to your child's Easter basket. From toys that will encourage them to play … [Read more...]

Tips on Spring Cleaning Your Home

This post is sponsored by The Libman Company but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. It's spring and with spring comes spring cleaning. There is something about spring that makes me want to open all of my windows, turn on some music, clean the dust and clear the clutter out of my house. If the change in season has you wanting to start cleaning, before you start, read my Tips on Spring Cleaning Your Home.  Not everyone has the itch to spring clean when the season … [Read more...]

Helpful Ways to Get Out of Financial Debt

This post contains affiliate links. See full disclosure here.  Last year my husband and I decided that it was time to slowly remodel our 1970's home. Of course, while our house was being remodeled we came across a lot of unexpected problems which we were not financially ready for but we had to resolve them. By the end of the year, we were 80% finished with our remodeling but with all of that said we found ourselves using our credit card more often than normal. After the holidays we knew … [Read more...]