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A mommy lifestyle blogger who likes to have nice things and attempts to stay organized


Cucumbers in Vinegar

  With a garden going, I decided that August would be the month for eating vegetables 20 different ways, now my August Vegetable Challenge. My first one is cucumbers in vinegar. I love this recipe and got it from my friend Mananya a couple years ago when I emailed her saying…I need the recipe for […]

No Spend August

No Spend August

  I see other blogs doing a no spend challenge and always think to myself oh I need to do one of those but don’t end up doing one. August is finally going to be that month. We are going on vacation in September to Disney so we need to quit being so frivolous in […]


Travel Bucket List

When I flip through magazines and see beautiful pictures of other countries, I get the itch to travel. I love traveling. One of my goals is to visit every state in the U.S. and then lots of other countries as well. There are places I have visited that my husband hasn’t and I would love […]

Taco Seasoning

Taco Tuesday Taco Seasoning

Sorry for the delay with posts. I purchased a Silhouette Cameo Machine and a heat press machine and have been busy crafting and selling some crafty items! Ok back to Taco Tuesday Taco Seasoning. Have you ever looked on the back of a taco seasoning packet and noticed all the crap listed in the ingredients. […]

Walt Disney World

Our 4 Favorite Quick Service Restaurants at Walt Disney World

Happy Monday!! In honor of last night’s Disneyland 60th Anniversary Celebration I thought I would share with you our 4 favorite quick service restaurants (1 at each park). A little disclaimer- my husband eats very healthy (paleo) and doesn’t eat any grains. My son is super picky and basically will eat french fries, fruit and […]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2-19-16

**This post contains affiliate links. Please see my Skimlinks disclosure at the bottom of this post for more information** Happy Friday!! It’s going to be a gorgeous weekend in February here in Chicago so if you are in the area enjoy it! Here are some of my favorites this week. San Diego Hat Company Snakeskin […]


Being a Morning Person is Not for Everyone

Lately the major topic of discussion seems to be how to become a morning person. I have seen multiple blogs run series on different things to help you get up in the morning and be happy and get things done. Everyone’s definition of a morning person is different. My husband likes to go to bed […]


Zucchini “Noodles”

Ok now that this nasty virus has taken a few weeks to go through everyone in my household it’s back to blogging! We have been trying to incorporate a few different types of vegetables into our meals. I hate eating the same thing over and over again and like to have a variety of foods. […]


Hawaii on a Budget

Sorry for the quiet week of no posts. Between my sick son and work I was a little busy this week. Onto Hawaii..The first time my husband and I went to Hawaii was on our honeymoon. It was a glorious two weeks and one that makes me cringe for the amount of money we spent. […]