Homemade Playdough

I remember playing with play-doh growing up and know it’s a fun activity for kids. As I have gotten older I can’t stand it! It’s mainly the smell that I can’t stand and the smell stays on my hands. A has some play-doh and she hasn’t played with it yet. She still puts things in […]

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Raspberry Vanilla Tea Please

This year I am trying to mix more herbal teas into my diet.  I LOVE tea so much and caffeine doesn’t affect me so I figured it didn’t matter how much of it I drank.  I try to follow the Tone It Up Nutrition plan when I can and as much as I can.  It’s […]

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The Flu Has Flown

The end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018 has been filled with germs in our house it seems!  The flu went through A‘s daycare and when she came down with it, I caught it a few days later.  The flu has been so scary because you never know what strand, symptoms, anything you could […]

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Toddler Toothbrush Win

My husband and I have one child at the moment and everyday we learn something new. I still consider us new parents because we are still learning every second with our little one. Whenever I learn something that has made a big difference with us and has helped with frustrations I like to share hoping […]

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Grapefruit Tea

Traditionally I have Lemon in my tea because of all the benefits and now I really enjoy the taste of lemon water. When I started following the Tone It Up girls and their program, I have learned a little bit more about grapefruit and their benefits.  After my vacation of eating whatever I wanted, being […]

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New Years Tradition

It has been such a long time since I have posted!  We got caught up in all the holidays, the entire family got a virus that was going around, and we enjoyed a little vacation. It has become my own yearly tradition on New Years day to take out a piece of paper I carry […]

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Mixing Up Vanilla Extract

There is always so much baking around November and December.  A few years ago I read (probably on Pinterest) about making your own Vanilla Extract.  It seemed really easy and of course I wanted to try it! What is needed: Glass bottle to store your extract in Whole vanilla bean (I chose to buy organic) […]

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My Top 5 Money Saving Apps

The only apps you used to be able to find on my phone was 1 game and a sticky note app.  I like to be able to see the background picture on my phone and didn’t like having too many apps cluttering my phone up. That definitely changed this year! I would always hear people […]

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Homemade Hot Chocolate

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and survived Black Friday shopping if you went out 🙂  We had a wonderful day surrounded by family.  Friday we did a little bit of shopping and cut down our Christmas tree!  My husband and I started that tradition after we got married.  It’s by far, one of […]

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Keeping It Classic: Hosting Tips

Welcome to my guest blogger, Hilda from Keeping It Classic blog! She has offered some of her great hosting tips for the upcoming holiday. Keeping It Classic: Hosting Tips Hosting the holidays can be fun, but it can also be super stressful! Over the years, I have learned a few tricks to help make holiday […]

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