Heart Warming Mother’s Day Gift from my Little Man

I just melted. That’s what this little child of mine always does to me, that’s what I blame on him getting away with things when he shouldn’t. My youngest is a little charmer, for sure. Today Mister K came home with this adorable Mother’s Day Card: 5 Reasons I love You Because you Let me Play Games Because we sign I Love You Because You Give Me Hugs Because you Give me Kisses Because you Cook Me Dinner Thank you K-man for the sweetest card ever! I love you Little Man.

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How much you could save when you do it yourself this Christmas!

Christmas is just around the corner, and if you haven’t started making a dent on your Christmas list, why not check out the following ideas. If you want to give something personalized, and unique whilst saving a few pennies along the way… Get crafting! There are so many craft hobbies at beginner, intermediate and expert levels. Just see the graphic below to get you started… Brought to you by Homecrafts

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How to Make DIY Christmas Cards

Christmas cards are a staple of the festive season. We send Christmas cards to friends and relatives all over the world. They are a great way to keep in touch and pass on the year’s news. But sadly Christmas cards can be pretty expensive if you have dozens of them to buy. Thankfully there is another way—make your own Christmas cards this year and save some money in the process. Reasons to Make DIY Christmas Cards The personal touch – It’s easy to buy some generic cards from the local store, but it is far more meaningful to make your […]

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Always Focus on What you Have and What you Deserve

Happy Friday everyone! We are heading into a holiday weekend, it’s Memorial Day weekend. A three day weekend here but my children will be off having a blast with their Dad’s. I get to enjoy a nice BBQ with my Dad, the boyfriend, my sister and her baby girl this weekend at some point.   In the meantime I will be packing boxes, labeling them and tossing out stuff into a free pile, but all the while having a blast! Enjoy the weekend and always be thankful for what you DO have in life! <3

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A Wonderful Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday is normally  just another day for me, if the kids are here they wake up and find their Easter baskets that the Easter Bunny hid all over the house for them. When the kids are gone, like this past Easter, then it’s simply just another day. The Easter Bunny visits and hides the baskets but the kids do not get to find them until they return home on Monday. As most of you know that talk to me often or read my blog, I became an aunt for the first time in January and so this year a […]

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Throwing a Fun and Creative Easter Egg Hunt with @GradSave

Do you have an Easter Egg hunt each year for the family? We do. While I won’t have my children this weekend, they will have some form of an Easter Egg hunt with their Dad’s, I am sure. It’s a tradition for us.  There many ways one can throw an Easter Egg hunt, but here is how we throw an Easter Egg hunt ; First, the kids are not allowed outside because the best way to throw an Easter Egg hunt is to get outdoors, especially if the weather allows. The eggs need to be hidden before those sneaky kids […]

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Blending Kids and Husband On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day has traditionally been thought of as a holiday for couples to celebrate their love. However, once a couple forms a family, this celebration of love takes a new meaning. Mothers often want to make it a special day for their children as well as their spouse and finding a balance that includes details to make it special for each member of the family is important. Of course, moms cannot be forgotten on this special day, especially since they are the ones who often worry most about making sure each member of the family feels the love. Mothers Fathers […]

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Valentine’s Day Is Just Around the Corner

Most people who know me know that I have never really celebrated Valentine’s Day but trying to get in the spirit of hearts, candy and love this year. At least a tiny bit … and since I may not always have celebrated this holiday with anything special, I do realize some of my readers may celebrate in their own little way. With that being said, it’s important for me to share tips, ideas, and coupons with you all to ensure that you remember Valentine’s Day is not all about the commercialized products and going broke, it’s about showing love in […]

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Valentine’s Day Done Right

Despite your protest to this holiday, love is in the air. People love Valentine’s Day for everything it represents: love. When you have a special someone, it is important to do Valentine’s Day right. Don’t do it halfway, and don’t try to talk yourself out of it. Simply embrace your inner romantic and enjoy this blissful day full of happiness, romance and love. Start the Day Off with Breakfast in Bed Get up before her and make breakfast. Set it on a tray and bring her breakfast in bed. Buy one red rose, put it in a tall, skinny vase […]

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Valentine’s Day Is the Next Holiday

Yes, most know I do not celebrate Valentine’s Day and the last time I tried to the other person didn’t really do anything so I felt sort of like a fool. This year though I am trying to have a more festive opinion on Valentine’s Day because, well I am a romantic type person when I want to be.  It’s always great to plan ahead and so I am sharing a fantastic code to save 15% on CardStore — Schedule your sweetie’s Valentine’s Day Card today & Save 15% at Cardstore… you won’t regret it! February 14th will be here […]

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