Renting a stroller for Disney!

* A free stroller rental was given to me in exchange for an honest review. This review is also posted on!One thing that I recommend to everyone who is traveling with small kids to Disney is this: RENT A STROLLER!Unless you absolutely need to have a stroller in the airport with you, I highly recommend skipping that fiasco. It's just one more thing that I personally do not want to deal with on top of everything else.However, if you've got little kids like I do, then you really do need a stroller at Disney ....more

Our Trip to Disney: Animal Kingdom Lodge, Disney Dining & Magic Bands!

Well, we are back from another fun trip to Disney World! If my blog seemed abandoned last week it's because I was in the happiest place on earth! ;-)So, you might have heard that a few friends and I started a Disney planning blog ....more

Turkey Lasagna

Turkey LasagnaSource: JennaBlogs.com10 lasagna noodles1 lb ground all white meat turkey1 small yellow onion (or half of a large one) finely diced4 cloves garlic1 15oz can of fire roasted diced tomatoes2 15oz cans tomato sauce1 6oz can tomato paste2 Tablespoons sugar15 oz ricotta cheese2 cups low fat cottage cheese1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon black pepper1 teaspoon dried parsley1 teaspoon dried basil1/2 teaspoon dried oregano3 cups shredded monterey jack cheesePreheat oven to 350.Combine turkey and onions in a saute pan over medium heat. Once turkey is cooked, add garlic, let cook for one minute. Add all tomato products, parsley, basil, oregano and sugar to the pan, stir to combine and reduce heat to medium low.While tomato sauce is cooking, heat a large pot of boiling water ....more

(Better Than) Restaurant Salsa

I don't know about you, but everyone in my house loves...more

Buttery Cheese Stuffed Rolls

My kids love cheesy bread. Like,...more

Home Reveal - Part One

It's finally here! The post in which I reveal our new house! Yay!I'm going to break this post up into two parts ....more

40 Elf on the Shelf Name Ideas

I love our Elf on the Shelf and over the years, I've heard some super cute elf names. Here's a list of my favorites for those of you who might be getting a new elf this year! And checkout my other elf posts: 25 Elf on the Shelf Ideas for TODDLERS! ...more

Favorite Things & A $100 Target GiftCard Giveaway

A few weeks ago I introduced you to an up & up product by Target. And as much as I love my up & up Disinfecting Wipes and Disinfecting Spray, these other products I'm going to talk about are just as great. I've been a loyal user of up & up's cotton swabs and sensitive skin body wash, but recently I had the chance to try their Cleansing Towelettes for Sensitive Skin and their Kids' 3-in-1 Body Wash....more

Favorite Things & A $100 Target GiftCard® Giveaway

A few weeks ago I introduced you to an up & up product by Target. ...more

Simple Chocolate Croissants

One of my favorite treats is a good chocolate croissant. Not many bakeries here have them, but Starbucks makes a pretty good one. ;-) While I'm still working on a traditional chocolate croissant recipe (preferably one that doesn't take 4 days to make!) this is a great shortcut version! ...more