Adventure Time: Finn the Human DVD #HolidayGiftGuide

Backpack and Box Art

There’s just enough time for some last minute shopping for Christmas and the new Adventure Time: Finn the Human DVD is perfect for any Adventure Time‘s stocking! This DVD even comes with a backpack that looks just like Finn’s, so your child can go on all of Finn’s adventures right along with him! This Christmas, Santa’s got a brand new bag—courtesy of Cartoon Network! Following the huge success of the Jake vs. Me-Mow and Jake the Dad DVDs and accompanying Finn {Read More}

DIY Gifts: Peppermint Hot Cocoa in-a-Jar #ExtraGumMoments

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*Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ExtraGumMoments* I am all for homemade gifts all throughout the year, but especially at Christmastime! And you know what’s fun? I love to surprise the people I love with small gifts during the Christmas season, not just on Christmas, to show them how much I appreciate them in my life. When thinking about my loved ones and who needed a little pick-me-up this {Read More}

I’m so thankful! {Worldless Wednesday}


These kids. Seriously. How did I get so lucky?? <3

Kick the cough with Homemade Vapor Rub and @LittleRemedies

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‘Tis the season for snow, cocoa by tree light and snuggles by the fire. This is my favorite time of year but, unfortunately, the cold weather also brings coughs and colds with it.. Thankfully, I have a recipe to share with you that you can make at home and is free of all the chemicals that most store-bought medicines come with. This recipe for Homemade Vapor Rub goes hand in hand with my other favorite recipe, Homemade Cough Drops (featured {Read More}

5th Annual Merry Fluffy Christmas GRAND Prize Package #1 {$320 value!} #FluffyXmas ~ US & CAN

MFC Grand Prize 2014

Welcome to the greatly anticipated 5th annual Merry Fluffy Christmas Giveaway Event!! There are over 20 blogs that are giving away cloth diapering prize packages $50 and more! Make sure you enter here and then hop to all the others!! There are hundreds in fluffy prizes to be won! This year, there are also two HUGE Grand Prize packages, on both of the host blogs, And Then There Were 5 and Mommy’s Favorite Things! So make sure you enter to win those as well! Good luck! Enter to WIN SoftBums ECHO DryTouch {Read More}

Last-Minute Turkey Vase Centerpiece Craft #HappyThanksgiving

Easy Turkey Centerpiece 2

I know there are a LOT of you out there who are just like me… I absolutely love to craft and make fun holiday things, however, I always end up waiting until the last minute and run around frantically trying to gather my supplies. Yep, I am definitely a procrastinator! So I’m not surprised that I did the exact same thing for Thanksgiving this year. Thanksgiving is tomorrow and I just made our fun little centerpiece, from items I found {Read More}

New Disney’s #CINDERELLA Trailer {Opens in theaters March 2015!}


If you’ve been a reader of this blog for long, you will know how Disney CRAZY we are around here! I love watching the cartoons with the kids, however, I do appreciate when Disney remakes one of the classics into a more real-life movie. Recently, they did this with the story of Sleeping Beauty, in Maleficent, and now they are doing the same with Cinderella! The trailer was released this morning and I’ve already watched it a dozen times! Make {Read More}

Merry Fluffy Christmas GRAND PRIZE Sponsor Announcement! #FluffyXmas


Merry Fluffy Christmas is less than 2 weeks away!!! Eeeeep! I seriously wait ALL year for this event! This year, it snuck up on my a bit (my days have gotten a little crazier since homeschooling) but I am thrilled to announce the last minute Grand Prize sponsor for And Then There Were 5..! SoftBums has created super absorbent, yet very trim, shells and inserts that fit every child every time! There are two different shells, the Echo and Omni, {Read More}

North Idaho Local Life: Prairie Home Farm Pumpkin Patch

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I have already shared how much I love Fall and all of the adventures it brings.. The pumpkin patch is one of my favorite outings of the season and the kids love it just as much as I do! This year, we went to the Prairie Home Farm for the first time, and it was so cute and cozy.. We will definitely be going back next year! The family who lives here opens their land to the public only in the {Read More}

Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery #PoweringSafety (and Giveaway with 2 winners!)

Change your clock

As parents, we all know that getting our kids to sleep is challenging already, so when time changes come around, it can be really rough! This Sunday, November 2nd, is when Day Light Savings ends and we change our clocks back an hour.. Don’t forget!  You know what else you need to remember?? Changing the batteries in your smoke detectors! Did you know that home fires take the lives of more than 2,500 people each year in the United States {Read More}