Masonry Posts – 3 Columns

What do you do when you live in Florida and your kids have always wanted to have a snow ball fight? You make your own snow! While it’s not icy or even cold, it is an easy and fun craft for...
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In November of 2015, I wrote the following blog post. I shared it on my personal Facebook page, making sure to edit the privacy so that only my friends and family could see it. I posted it on an anonymous...
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Cold and flu season has arrived. So, for those of us with kids, that means that we should expect the germs to be coming into our homes any moment now and then passing through each of us slowly and painfully....
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 This post is sponsored by Rubbermaid®; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Everything I read these days, mentions self-care and the importance of making sure we take care of ourselves. Yet for some reason, I still tend to...
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Every year, our family looks forward to Halloween. It’s one of those holidays that can be fun for all ages and we love everything about it! While we try to fit in as much as we can during the month...
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Disney Book Group sent me a copy to check out and is partnering with me for a giveaway! If your kids love to read, here is your chance to win one of our favorite books! Just in time for Halloween,...
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The time has come. Time to stop pretending that being older is the new younger. That’s ridiculous. People only started that nonsense because they didn’t want to feel irrelevant. The truth of the matter is we are all getting older...
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There isn’t one day, in the last 13 years, that I can remember getting up from the dinner table and not having to clean up rice, corn, pasta or veggies. Regardless of how we would show our daughters how to...
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Halloween is right around the corner. Every year, Falynn makes a list of things she wants to dress up as and then changes her mind multiple times until Halloween night, when she usually decides on a totally different option that...
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This blog post is sponsored by Disney Book Group. My kids have a routine. They get home from school, grab a book and run to the kitchen for a little afternoon snack. While they usually select good-for-you snacks, occasionally I...
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During our stay at Hutchinson Shores Resort + Spa in Hutchinson Island, FL, we were given the opportunity to check out our favorite children’s museum. I’m continuing our “Things to Do in Florida” series with The Children’s Museum of the Treasure...
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We are living in a divided America. There’s no doubt about it. But what if we woke up one day and decided to leave our political parties? What if we put aside our political differences and came together, as humans...
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This morning I woke up, looking flawless, kissed my husband and stepped out of bed, overjoyed to start another day. As I walked through my immaculate home, I heard my children, already dressed and ready for school, talking about how...
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During our recent stay at Amara Cay Resort in Islamorada, FL, we were given the opportunity to check out a local favorite. I’m continuing our “Things to Do in Florida” series with Theater of the Sea in Islamorada, FL. Welcome...
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You only turn 13 once, so I wanted to make sure that our oldest daughter, Lucia, had the most memorable 13th birthday imaginable. We packed up our family and invited her best friend Caitlyn along for a weekend getaway at...
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Our oldest daughter, Lucia, just turned 13. Cue the ugly crying face. I swear I just gave birth to her yesterday but somehow she is this suddenly this beautiful young lady, an inch taller than I am with feet that...
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