2015 #CanItForward Day Is Here!

I love this day. It is a day where Jarden Home Brands¬†joins forces with chefs and food preservers around the country and goes on tour showing everyone how it's done. And today is the day. There is a live stream at the bottom of this post where you can watch it all unfold. I have been … [Read more...]

Water Damage – We Don’t Need A Repeat of 2013!

One day back in August of 2013, Ben's grandmother was visiting. She was hanging out with the kids downstairs and I was upstairs taking a shower. I remember it being a pleasant morning. It was just relaxing - no where to go, now one to see, the kids were just hanging out. After I got out of the … [Read more...]

Dressing For Nights Out Around The Holidays

  One thing we all know is that the holidays are a busy time for everyone. No matter what you celebrate, there are nights out, parties, family gatherings, things you need to jump out of your comfy sweatpants for. Not that I wear comfy sweatpants all the time BUT come on now, it's late … [Read more...]

A New Spin On An Old Favorite – The Amazing Zhus Magic

I can remember back a few years. I believe it was the Christmas before I got pregnant with H. G was just 2 1/2 years old and C was just 4. Zhu Zhu Pets were all the rage. I was working late one night at the hospital, the 7p-3a shift and another nurse and I were talking about our plans to score one … [Read more...]

Recycling Your Baking Supplies

A few months ago I went to the Natural Products Expo in Baltimore. While I was there I did a lot of browsing around the aisles and aisles of responsible companies. One of my favorite things to do there is connect with new brands. I love hearing more about those that create great products and act … [Read more...]

Fun Times With a Wubble Ball! {Review}

I don't know about your kids, but mind have been dying to try out the new Wubble Bubble Ball ever since they first saw it. I remember back to my childhood and those toys, the ones that seemed too good to be true, the ones with this mystical feeling to them, were always the most exciting to get your … [Read more...]

The Dyson Hot + Cold Bladeless Heater Fan: 7 Reasons You Need This

So we moved to New England this past summer. We have been in the house for exactly 3 months. Part of moving into a new home is learning about the house. The ins and outs - the noises, the annoyances, the lovely little things like the beautiful sunset that you didn't expect, and the lay of the … [Read more...]

Margaritas Mexican Restaurant – An Authentic Experience for All

I have said it before and I will say it again, we are a taco family. Tacos are my best friend. Of course, they are our go to meal, but mostly because Mexican food is something that our ENTIRE family enjoys! ^This happens to be the reason I {kind of} felt bad when I got invited to check out … [Read more...]

Applegate Helps on the Quick and Easy Lunch Front {Review and Giveaway}

The classic scenario in our home in the morning: After pestering the kids to get out of bed on time (and who wants to get out of a bed with a down comforter when the temp is freezing outside?!), I am constantly hurrying everyone around from one "station" to the next. Get dressed, eat breakfast, … [Read more...]

BBQ Chicken Dumplings {Recipe} and Dumplings All Day Wong

Stories. I like stories. Once upon a time, a book showed up on my doorstep. It was called Dumplings All Day Wong. I was intrigued, excited. But I knew, this book would take a long time - not the book, the recipes. How could dumplings be quick and easy? They were so...complex. I was … [Read more...]

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