Disney on Ice: Passport to Adventure and Ticket Giveaway!

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Guys! I am so over the moon excited I’m having a difficult time staying on task to type this post! We have been meaning to take our kids to a Disney on Ice production for literally years and its finally happening! (Shhhh, don’t tell my kids! We’re going to knock their socks off with a […]

My Home Daycare Renovation

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Friends! It’s been too long! Waaaaaay too long. My life got kinda, sorta, turned upside down November 5th and has, just now, settled down. Some. Why November 5th? Well, that was the day I had Hilary text her husband and ask what would need to happen to start the garage renovation necessary to build my home daycare […]

Grace for Self


We are four days into the New Year. I’m not sure how 2015 arrived so quickly – but it did. And for that – I am extremely grateful. If you’re like me you have spent the past week or so standing around (or laying in bed at night) processing the goals and plans or “resolutions” […]

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!


Hi Friends! So today (and pretty much every day this week) we were supposed to be sharing Christmas tips and recipes, but the truth is … We jumped right into Christmas prep for our own families. I JUST finished Christmas shopping on Tuesday and I have a whole slew of Olliblocks to make! (Sidebar: If […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 12


It’s here.  The day has finally arrived.  You have been on this 12 day wild ride with us, and now we get the privilege of blessing one of you with the products and goods we have been sharing.  Our hope for the winner is that some of them can be gifted (coolest regifting ever, if you […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

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“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!” -Buddy The Elf Or give someone a delicious treat… Today’s addition of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is helping you with a way to spread some Christmas cheer to someone around you! We felt that providing a way for the […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 10


Today’s addition to our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway isn’t a DIY or a recipe, this falls under the category of “products I love” and I’m sure you will love as well.  It is a special treat right from our hometown! As you all know, we were raised in a very small town in central Pennsylvania; do I […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 9


I am not sure about all of you, but winter is the death of my skin.  I am so dry and itchy.  I honestly feel like the Eucerin commercial where they follow the girl as she grows up and she trying to be discrete while scratching her arms.  Yep, that’s me.  I, however, am not […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 8

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Today’s addition to our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway is a completed set of these little cuties! Last year, I posted on how you can make your very own set of reversible letter blocks here.  Because they were so well received, we decided they would be a nice addition to our little giveaway. Because I’m a bit of […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 7


More and more often I am seeing friends and colleagues of mine move away from the “Santa Christmas List” to the “1 thing you want, 1 thing you need, 1 thing you wear, and 1 thing you read” list. When asked, many of them state that it makes it so much easier on them, keeps things […]