Top Diaper Deals of the Week [Amazon Deals - 6/21]

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Urban Decay + Too Faced + MAC Giveaway

I'm going to keep this short and sweet today. I've been battling an infection all weekend, and had to call in sick to work which I rarely do. So while I'm trying to take it as easy as possible, in my absence, ...more

10th Time Is A Charm

This is a story about crafting gone wrong. And right. And then wrong again ....more

Feast Your Eyes on My New Blog Design!

Since I'm moving, I could no longer really have a Dallas skyline as my header for my blog. I turned to the only person I turn to for blogging related design: Sarah aka Social and Chic aka My Home Girl aka BBFF.I told her what I liked, and, like usual, she whipped up the perfect blog design. When she sent me the test site to see if I'd like it, I laughed out loud ....more

Spicy Pineapple & Mango Chicken Packets (Recipe)

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Ikea Hack from Bookcase to Bar Table

Lately all our focus has been on finishing the basement, how we’re going to decorate it, how we’re going to use the space other than to just watch television and how we will entertain there. So when HomeRight asked if I’d be interested in a bookcase challenge, my first thought was to create something for the basement. Here’s what I came up with my Ikea Billy bookcase! ...more

motherhood can be very lonely.

A fellow mom told me recently that being a mom can be lonely. Even though you’re basically never alone, motherhood (especially stay-at-home motherhood) can be very lonely. This is something that has been on my mind a lot lately....more
Journal Mom Thanks for sharing, Journal Mom. I can't imagine having to move every few years as ...more

Easy Strawberry Pina Colada (Lava Flow)

What’s the perfect break from helping a friend clean house and unpack boxes on a sweltering hot & humid afternoon? I’ll tell ya, a big ol’ frosty pitcher of strawberry pina coladas! Or lava flows as some folks call them ....more

Top Amazon Baby Wipes Deals of the Week [6/21]

Welcome to BC’s weekly rundown of the best wipes deals I’m seeing through...more

Lemon Bars

I love lemon bars, but they often fall by the wayside and get forgotten for months at a time in our house. We’re much more of a chocolate chip cookie/chocolate pie/chocolate sheet cake/chocolate ice cream/chocolate potato chip/chocolate everything household, followed by fruit cobblers and crisps…so I sometimes have to remember to bring lemon bars back into the forefront from time to time. And whenever I do, they always go over well ....more