Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day Gift Ideas I know it's not a typical Workout Wednesday, but we're talking gifts today!...more

Birthday Gifts and Hard to Shop For

Valentine's gifts for him under $50

Perfect Valentine's gifts for the man in your life all for under $50.  I found the beer kit on sale at Kmart for $39 on Friday.  I swooped it up because my Hubbie has totally been asking for one.  I had to add the T-Shirt because it just made me laugh and I always give my husband a funny random gift. :) ...more

Holiday Cookie Gifts

This Holiday I wanted to make a DIY gift for friends and family. I decided that since I enjoyed baking I would put together Holiday Cookie Gifts.View Post...more

Restful Holidays To All The Tired Mothers Out There

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5 Gifts a Feminist Wants for Christmas

There are only 5 things this feminist wants for Christmas, and they are not monetary, vain, or tangible. They are wishes and hopes and desires that I find are missing in society. They are necessary for the enlightenment and empowerment of our girls and women, and I consider them "gifts" because they need to be given from a place of goodness and mutual respect....more

10 Fun Gift Ideas to Address a Toddler's Needs (and Wants!)

This Christmas we are concentrating on lots of fun functional items. Our house is overloaded with toys, and I'm not sure we can fit much more! Bath Time...more
# 6 - love the neo-sock puppets.more

DIY Holiday Gifts: How to Make a Homemade Cookbook

This is the gift I made this holiday season that I wanted to keep for myself. But that wouldn't be fair for the originally intended recipient, now would it?  So I may be making a second one someday. Until then, I will share with you....more
I love this!  How did you decorate the 3-ring binder with scrapbook paper?more


Once a year, I reserve an entire three-day weekend -- Saturday, Sunday, Monday -- for my Christmas baking. This is that weekend, booked in advance. Even a huge achievement such as the State Finals in high school football could not lure me away from my kitchen. (I'm sure I would be amending that if my son were playing rather than filming the event; I just gave up three hours to attend one of his away basketball games.) My school is flocking to the far-off field on a first-time-ever fan bus -- and I am at home, alone, in the cold. By choice....more