Archives for March 2015

Last weekend, I got together with blogger & friend Kelly from the Centsible Life. We were tasked to make a few recipes with our kids using mangos thanks to the National Mango Board. We made the following three recipes: Cinco de Mango Quesadillas Frozen Yogurt Dipped Mango Pops Mango and Banana Smoothie We're fans of mangos in our … [Read more...]

  Charlie was all too happy to be the taste tester for this latest post.  I recently received a box of Rachael Ray Nutrish Zero Grain pet food.  Did you guys know that Rachael Ray has a line of pet food?  I didn't!  She's been offering dog food since 2009 and forayed into the world of cat food in 2014. My cats are finicky, like all cats.  We … [Read more...]

I stumbled across a few fun black& white themed pins this week on Pinterest and got on a black & white kick. Here's a couple of the pins - Love these looks. So year round and versatile and you can always snazz up any of these looks with a colorful scarf or shoes if you feel like you need a little splash of color: I love … [Read more...]

Remember back in January when I posted about Mud Room Organization?  Our front foyer has been a dumping ground for kids shoes, backpacks and jackets for years and I CAN'T STAND IT. Hubby had started talking about us giving our laundry room some sort of "mud room" functionality - in other words, make the laundry room (the room that's away from … [Read more...]

Positive thinking and empowerment: that's what THINK women's fitness apparel promotes with their line.  Check out this tank top I wore to the gym yesterday: The THINK Strength tanktop is $32.  It's a really light, loose fitting tank that was perfect for my workout.  You can get THINK Strength but also Beauty, Courage, Hope, Love & … [Read more...]

Looking for a movie to watch with the kids this weekend?  Into the Woods released today on DVD and Bluray!  It's $19.99 for the Into the Woods Blu-Ray & Digital pack on Amazon. I'm a huge Meryl Streep fan and we haven't seen it yet so we'll definitely have this one on for the fam this weekend.  Have you seen it yet? … [Read more...]

Available only at Walmart, Hard Candy Cosmetics definitely offers some decent makeup at a good price. I recently received a box of samples that included a variety of their makeup. My favorite was actually the mascara which comes in a variety of colors and is $6. Candy 100 Lashes, $6 at Walmart.com It's also only $6 for a Hard Candy … [Read more...]

I found these Color Fill Jute Floor Bins in the Easter Basket section of Land of Nod and I LOVE this idea.  Who needs a basket when you can fill one of these and they are useful for storage after? The Color Fill Jute Floor Bin is $19.95 and Land of Nod is offering free shipping on ALL Easter basket orders over $25 TODAY ONLY.  They have some … [Read more...]

Maybe it's the fact that it snowed on Friday and it's still feeling like winter around here but it hit me over the weekend that Easter is just two weeks away!  Man did that sneak up on me. I figured I better get on the ball and start planning what's going in the Easter baskets.  My kids aren't big on candy - they will eat some here and there but … [Read more...]

Who know Aerosoles could be so cute?  I'm loving these Aerosoles Tan Role of Fate Leather Pump - on sale for $49.99 at Zulily right now! (Normally $79.99) Oooooh, or these Gold Snake Track Star Sandals! Also $49.99 … [Read more...]