My November Amazon Faves

*As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This here post featuring My November Amazon Faves may be a little fashion forward, but Y’ALL… Amazon is really stepping it up on the fashion front. I even got a catalog from the Amazon Fashion folks, what?!     First I’m going to share my current […]

Best Things on Amazon – October Edition

Herefollows are gathering of best things on Amazon I have found to be covet-worthy.  This post contains affiliate links. When you make a purchase using one of these links, I receive a small, small piece of the pie at no additional cost to you. Earnings help pay to keep this site online, and hopefully help […]

Books: Viral Parenting and The Teen Girl’s Singing Guide

Hi parents! I have a couple of book suggestions! (This post contains affiliate links. This means when you make a purchase, I receive a small percentage – at no extra cost to you. Earnings help pay the costs affiliated with running a secure, stable website.) Viral Parenting and The Teen Girl’s Singing Guide I have […]

21 Must-Haves for Dorm Room Decor & Function

Dorm room decor, folks… Are you or a “child” of yours heading to college soon? OR MAYBE THEY’RE ALREADY THERE! *GASP*PANIC* 21 Must-Haves for Dorm Room Decor & Function Here follows a list of things that might be handy for a person in such a situation. Simply because it’s a dorm room, it doesn’t have […]

Family Time: Making Memories & Bowls of Ice Cream!

Do you want to know what my love language is? FOOD. Family Time: Making Memories & Bowls of Ice Cream! The way I show love most naturally is through food. Though the work of cooking is not my favorite (let’s be honest), I like what sharing food together does for relationships. It creates an opportunity to […]

School Drop Off: A Rant. Or PSA. Or Both. Or Just a Rant.

Buy your PULL FORWARD sweat shirt here. And PULL FORWARD t-shirt here! This could technically be called a PSA on proper school drop off procedure, but then again… it feels a lot like a rant. Probably because I was ranting. I have ranted on this topic before. But I have never emoted as much about this […]

10 College Tips for Parents

*This post is sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance. All opinion is my own. Thank you for supporting this site and my wonderful sponsors. It is through sponsorships like these I am able to keep bringing peace, sparkles, and the many digressions of life to this beloved internet home. 10 College Tips for Parents Raise your […]

Apple Pie Ice Cream Cake. Or is it Cobbler?

Apple Pie Ice Cream Cake I don’t know about you, but when I think about summer and food, I don’t think of making pie. I think about ice cream and listening out for the ever-present ice cream food trucks, along with the sweet sweet smell of barbecues. *This story is sponsored by by Dreyer’s Slow […]


*I received media tickets to review CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at The Paramount Theatre in Seattle. All opinion is my own.  I have two words that best sum up my opinion about this show: SEE IT. Alright alright. Let me back up a little. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is one of my […]

Loaded Peanut Butter Chex Party Mix!

*This post is sponsored by General Mills. All opinion, words, pictures, video, and telling powdered sugary goodness around the edges of my mouth …are my own! Are you ready for it – the Loaded Peanut Butter Chex™ Party Mix Recipe? Yep, you read that right… you can get NEW PEANUT BUTTER Chex™ Cereal… at Walmart! Maybe you do […]