guest post // eggs benedict with antlers and roses...

Friends! As you know I'm currently taking some much needed mommy/baby/daddy time after the birth of our little one :) Aggg guys, we're parents!!!! So during this transition into our new season of life, I've invited some of my most beloved and dear blog friends to help me out, in the form of unique and wonderful guest posting! ...more

How I Save Time With Evernote – Making Life Easier

There is one app that has been making a huge difference in my life lately, saving me time everyday that I can put to better use, such as chasing my three kids or thinking up a new post idea/series. Evernote has made my (blogging) life a heck of a lot easier. No more forgetting an idea, no more last pieces of paper ....more

Chocolate Croissants

On Saturday mornings I like to make yummy breakfasts. Things I make are: Monkey Bread, Coffee Cake, Pancakes, Waffles or Chocolate Croissants! My girls love these and they are so simple! ...more

Balloon Sink or Float Engineering Challenge

Today I’m welcoming a friend of mine over to Left Brain Craft Brain for a simple and fun Balloon Sink or Float Engineering Challenge. ...more

Quick Easter Egg Gift Wrap Idea...

I made these Easter egg gifties for my nieces and nephews last year, but I forgot to share it on my blog. In years past, I always made gift baskets of candy and little toys for my extended family. However, as kids get older, a little candy and a little money is a favorite.Here's how I wrapped their money and still had an Easter theme!! ...more

Who’s On First: Adventures in T-ball Game 3

On game day, the primary purpose of a T-ball coach is to consistently corral a baker’s dozen of athletes all aged 4 to 5. Thirteen small peeps, all dressed exactly the same, all in constant motion, while allegedly learning a mental game of skill. Throw a pair of twins into the mix, and an already frazzled coach will immediately devolve into complete chaos ....more

It's A Long Story

We knew when we found out we were expecting again back in July that this time was going to have to be different. I found a nice OB group and they immediately deemed me "high risk" for various (multiple) reasons. I let go of my homebirth dreams ....more

Crispy Baked French Fries

Super Crispy Baked French Fries. Soft and fluffy on the inside, extra crispy on the outside....more

Jamaican Jerk Chicken

Changing it up this week and starting out with a recipe for Jamaican Jerk Chicken that we made over the weekend. My best friend Patrick sent us the recipe mid-week last week and when Friday rolled around we collected all the ingredients and prepared it for our first meal of this week. As I mentioned in last week’s weekly menu post, the weather has been awesome, so we’ve been grilling a bunch of meat every Sunday for the week’s meals ....more

The Psyche of a Rebellious Teen: What Parents Just Don't Understand But Need to Know by Jamila T. Davis

   Title: She's All Caught Up!Author: Jamila T. DavisPublisher: Voices International PublicationPages: 338Genre: Memoir/Young Adult...more