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Celebrating NEW Shimmer & Shine Toys with a Party #ShimmerandShineParty

Amelia is a 3-year old little girl who does not like dolls. I’ve tried to get her to play with all sorts of dolls since she was a baby, but they’ve ALL been a no go until recently. She started watching the hit Nickelodeon show Shimmer and Shine and now she can’t get enough of […]

NEW Samsung Front Load AddWash Washing & Front Load Dryer Review

There are so many new fancy appliances on the market these days. Many of them are loaded with technology to the point where you ask, “Why do I need it to do that?” Recently I got the chance to check out the brand new Samsung Front Load AddWash Washing Machine and Front Load Dryer. Let me tell you, […]

Affordable & Adorable Kids’ Spring Fashion Line #MixAndMatchValue #Garanimals

Kids go through clothes at warp speed. From babyhood to around 6 or 7 years old, you have to buy kids new clothes every season because they literally outgrow last year’s wardrobe. At about 6 or 7 years old, Lucas’ clothing started fitting for longer periods, but it didn’t matter anyways because most of his clothes would […]

Walt Disney World is Not Just for Preschoolers – Tweens Love It Too! #DisneyTweens

As the years race by, it’s hard to realize how fast my first baby is growing up. Apparently, he is a tween. How did that happen? I guess I should have noticed the clues. The video games, the headphones attached to his neck, the newfound love for Top 40 hits, the desire to fit in or be […]

Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios Comes to Atlanta #Giveaway

Cirque du Soleil has become an annual fixture in Atlanta. It’s by far our favorite circus, and with a new and creative show each year, I always look forward to seeing what new ways they have found to awe the audience. Just this past weekend, Mike and I went to opening night of Cirque du […]

Super Cute, Super Simple Easter Bunny Cupcakes

The countdown to Easter Sunday has officially begun! As of tomorrow, there are only 26 days until the big day and we are busy planning the menu for our annual Jolly Easter Egg Hunt & Dinner. We typically host the entire family plus friends, which typically ends up being around 30+ guests…or more. It’s big […]

Easy & Quick Cookie Pops for Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day we are hosting a little party for the kids at Lucas’ school. To keep it simple and cute, we are making these adorable cookie pops. These are super easy to make and make such a big impact. Plus, kids love them! Easy & Quick Cookie Pops for Valentine’s Day Ingredients: Oreo Cookies […]

Holiday Recipe: Alfajores with Dulce de Leche + $50 Giveaway

There is one ingredient that we use throughout the holidays. Milk. From making homemade cinnamon pancakes and hot cocoa to our traditional Christmas Eve Tres Leches (milks) Cake and homemade alfajores with dulce de leche, milk is part of almost all of our holiday food traditions. Being that every 8oz glass of milk has 8 […]

Santa is coming to Kmart plus AMAZING deals!

Ho ho ho! Guess who is coming to Kmart? The jolly old elf himself! Check with your local stores first, but Santa will be visiting with kids at Kmarts throughout the country on December 20th and kids get a free candy cane. How fun is that? Plus, while you’re there visiting Santa make sure to […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Personalized Gifts