9 Frugal & Fun Weekend Activities, #1 is my favorite!

9 Frugal & Fun Weekend Activities for Families

While our week is usually super busy, my husband and I try to keep weekends relatively activity free so we can focus on spending time with our kids, doing stuff around the house, and catching up on rest. I’d much rather sleep in, be lazy, have a late brunch, and play games; the kids would […]

Best Colleges 2014 Review and Discount {sponsored}

US News Best Colleges 2014

I received a copy of the Best Colleges 2014. This post is sponsored, but all opinions are my own. The Best Colleges 2014 is more than just a list of the best colleges and universities in the United States. It’s also part guide for high school students, and part personal with experiences and advice from […]

#MagicatPlay with Kohl’s and Disney {Giveaway}

Disney at Kohl's

Kohl’s and Disney Living have partnered up to offer up some ADORABLY magic clothes for your pint-sized people. The new Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse themed Disney apparel by Jumping Beans at Kohl’s and Kohls.com launched April 3rd and Kohl’s gave us a chance to go check it out and share a review with you […]

Save on Childcare for Date Nights and Ideas on Special Dates at Home

Save on Childcare for Date night

Recently a friend lamented that due to her busy work schedule and family life she and her husband weren’t finding the time to spend one on one. She felt that her marriage and their financial decisions were both being effected by their lack of time to spend together. With their family’s smallest members, and her […]

Easter Crafts: DIY Bunny Treat Jar

DIY Bunny Treat Jar

So, you have bags of little eggs and candy for Easter. Now what? How about popping them into a homemade bunny treat jar. This Easter craft makes everything better  with it’s in cute packaging. These bunny jars are simple enough that kids can make them, too! What you need: Jars – canning or thoroughly cleaned […]