The Ultimate Super Bowl Menu

In preparation for your big football soiree's, I have some of my favorite, easy recipes lined up for you! This is one of my families favorite appetizers! If you like it spicy, try this one!Jalepeno Popper Dip My 10 Minute Bean Dip is super simple and delicious ....more

Never Say "I don't get the flu."

Ah, famous last words. My husband got the flu a couple of weeks ago. He was nervous about me being around him and catching it myself, but as I haven't had the flu since I was a kid, and I've had my flu shot, I didn't think ...more

Birthday Boys

During my blogging break we had some big milestones, including Brody turning 4 and Brayden turning 6! Brody's birthday was right after we got home from Disney World. Both boys were dying to go see Big Hero 6 ....more

We're going to Mexico! And we picked a resort!

Several months ago I asked for help in picking a resort in the Mayan Riviera. You guys are so great! You gave us so many wonderful recommendations and we spent time researching each and every one ....more

Our Ugly Sweater Party (Year 2!)

I decided to take most of the month of December off from blogging. It's such a busy time for us and it became even more busy because Brody had to have his tonsils removed. I have lots to catch up on but I thought I would start (out of order!) with our Ugly Sweater Christmas Eve party! ...more

$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!

It's the most wonderful time of the year! And for most of us, that means lots...more

$100 Macy's Gift Card Giveaway!

One of the fun Christmas traditions we've had since I was a little kid (actually, since before I was even born) is the annual Christmas Eve party. When I was a little girl, my dad's whole family lived in California. We weren't all in the same town, but we all lived close enough to get together at least once a year, and that gathering always occurred on Christmas Eve....more

$100 Macy's Gift Card Giveaway!

One of the fun Christmas traditions we've had since I was a little kid (actually, since before I was even born) is the annual Christmas Eve party.When I was a little girl, my dad's whole family lived in California. We weren't all in the same town, but we all lived close enough to get together at least once a year, and that gathering always occurred on Christmas Eve.Different family members would take turns hosting the gathering, and everyone came out dressed to the nines. It was SO much fun.Now, my parents, brother and I all live in Arkansas, and the rest of the family has also spread out all over the country.I knew that when we had kids, I would want to recreate that special Christmas get together, even if it only meant 15 people getting together instead of 50!What we decided to do was start a new tradition ....more

Win a $100 Visa Gift Card!

It's the most wonderful time of the year! And for most of us, that means lots of get-togethers with friends, family, co-workers and classmates. And it also means food, and lots of it! I'm one of those people who cook with a lot of onions and garlic. I love flavorful food! The downside of that, of course, is bad breath....more

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 RealMomsDisney.com!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