#LEGO Store Monthly Mini Builds and the New July 2015 Pre-register System

I wrote this FOREVER ago, it seems like, about the LEGO Store monthly mini build! Things have definitely changed. I used to have to wait in line for a long time with a couple of littles ones but now they are older and easier!For the last 6 months or so you don't have to build the LEGO set in the store after you get it ....more

I Am Having an Online Affair with #Joybird Mid-Century Modern Custom Furniture

Don't judge me. I have a thing for retro. Always have.Vanilla Cokes and poodle skirts when I was a teen? ...more

Banana Bread Recipe Made With Applesauce and Zazzed Up!

Let's ring in May with a recipe I'm making this morning. I hope to make a few batches so my husband, the kids and his brother and his kids can take some on their fishing trip this weekend. I'll make a regular batch, one with chocolate chips and maybe try one with Chia seeds ....more

#Blurb Actually Kicks So Much Butt

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.Thus far you’ve heard the...more

#Blurb Tools

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.So last week I shared a bit of the Blurb story and how they came to unleash the power of self-publishing. But Blurb is actually way more than a self-publishing platform. They are really a tour de force of creativity that strives to help give...more

How Do I Love #Target? Let Me Count the Ways!

I love Target. My kids love Target. My husband has been to Target to Christmas shop for me, but I can't say he LOVES Target, since I always come home from Target after spending at least $200 ....more

An Introduction to #Blurb: What the Heck Is It?!

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.Like many great companies before it,...more

Learning to be Consistent in my Homeschool

I am the worst person in the world when it comes to consistency. Always have been. I start a weight loss or exercise program and I quit....more

Sell Your Blog Content and #Writing #Reprints Over and Over Using My Resource!

WHEW! It's finally in print! I started working on this puppy in 2009 before my 5th kidlet Samuel was born ....more

Microwave Cake in a Cup #CakeInACup

So for some reason I whipped out this recipe on Sunday. I have had this recipe since my stepmom Nancy emailed it to me in 2008. Two thousand eight, people ....more