Excursion Days: Cures for Conflicts

The boys had a ball at the Fort Wayne Zoo. Ivanhoe's Ice Cream in Upland, Indiana was a huge treat!A friend recently booked a cruise with her kids. ...more

Cinnamon Chip Sale Magnet

I’m a sucker for sales. Those bright flashy signs act like a super magnet, luring me in and pulling me closer until I’m face-to-face with the price tag. And with such a reduced rate, who am I to resist? ...more

The Cheapest (and Best!) Deal Ever

This being part 3 of 4 - What is the cheapest thing you ever bought, that was also the best thing ever bought? That is, it was so cheap you couldn't believe it, and you gladly would've paid five times the price? I'm actually drawing a blank right now – although, I might say the ELF makeup is a good one ....more

What I Learned in Paris #1: Birdy Kids

While in Paris a few weeks ago, I received a post from the blog Telling HerStories: The Broad View by Sheila Bender titled "A Strategy for Travel Writing".  In her post, Bender wrote about a technique her daughter used while describing her experiences during a...more

Homemade Potato Chips

Homemade Potato Chips-so much better tasting than anything you can buy in the store! We’re potato eaters in my house. Well meat and potatoes ....more

Band Tasting: Temples/ The Beatles

Here is a fun pairing that took a few days to figure out. ...more

Five Simple Tips To Eat Right

What better time than the heart of summer to make healthy changes to your daily diet? This post is...more

Lumina Lacquer Crushing Candy, Discotheque & Graduate

Happy Friday! I have some awesome polishes from Lumina Lacquer to share today and an attempt at some nail art! :P Crushing Candy contains a...more