Tips on Training a Puppy at the Dog Park

Tips on how to train your puppy at the dog park.

As you might all know we got a puppy, Emmet, a few months ago. He’s an adorable F1B Goldendoodle and we just love him to pieces. We do however think he is part bunny because he hops everywhere he goes, but the floppy ears and sad little eyes make it impossible to be mad at that little face! He even has his own instagram account (I

Easy Summertime Entertainment

Sometimes it's easy to skip over the simple things with your kids in the summertime. Turn the simplest thing into some of their favorite memories!

Every summer the kids get out of school and there is a week of bliss. Everyone is sleeping in, staying up late having movie nights, and laughing non stop. Then reality sets in. The adorable laughter and squealing kids suddenly transforms into screaming and the infamous “I’m bored”. Yes…. every mother’s dream, to listen to her kids say “I’m bored” more times than there are

That time I got to be a Pet Photographer

F1B Goldendoodle Puppies

I have been keeping a secret…. from my kids. We are surprising them with a puppy! A cute little fuzzy cuddly adorable Goldendoodle Puppy! But this little guy will be more than just a family pet. We will train him to be a therapy dog. If you’ve been around the blog long enough you know that we moved from Texas to Wisconsin 3 years ago

The Things We Get to See

It's so important to get your kids eyes examined! #eyegiveback

Wondering how you can take care of your vision and help a child in need of vision care? One in four children has an undiagnosed vision problem. Right now, when you purchase an individual vision insurance plan from VSP Direct™ for as low as $17/month, a child in need receives a free eye exam and glasses, up to a retail value of $1 million. Find out more at Thanks to

Rearranging Furniture – Superhero Room Sneak Peek

superhero room with storage

A few months ago I shared some of Aubrey’s Superhero room with you. Then I got crazy busy with my kitchen remodel. And before I have even come close to finishing his room, I’ve moved stuff around. I have a hard time leaving things where I put them, plus once you get something place and live with it for a bit, you realize it functions

Fun Times with Smart Stages Technology

Smart Stages Technology

This post brought to you by Fisher-Price. All opinions are 100% mine. Both Aubrey and Addison are in school this year, and it has been so nice to spend a little quality time with Adam. As the 3rd kid, sometimes I feel like he just get’s toted around on my hip and doesn’t really have much of a choice. Poor kid! So we try to

Burlap Flower Carrier Tutorial

Enjoy Summer and gather up some gorgeous flowers with this easy DIY Burlap Flower Carrier

Well April definitely has brought showers, and so has May so far. We are just finally starting to see a few things bloom here and there which has me so hopeful and excited as we approach the beautiful Wisconsin Summer! Something my kids absolutely LOVE to do is pick flowers. They will pick everything in our yard if I don’t keep a close eye out.

4 Must Haves for your Baby Registry

4 Baby Registry Must Haves #ad

It’s no surprise that I have little munchkins running around my house. With the first one I was so confused, I had no idea what to get and I scoured the internet looking for everything I need. I way over prepared. I could have ran a whole day care of what I thought I needed for my 1 child! The second one you learn a

Dental Hygiene with Tooth Tunes

Havin fun while brushing your teeth with your Tooth Tunes Toothbrush #toothtunes #ad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tooth Tunes. There are certain things we do every day as moms. I drink coffee every day, I put dishes in the dishwasher every day, I tuck my kids in bed every night, and then there is brushing teeth. I have to say, my kids are probably not that bad when it comes to

Frozen Treats for some #FROZENfun

Frozen Banana Pops - a fun little treat for your little ones!

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser.  We were so excited for the release of FROZEN this week! We went straight to Wal Mart the day it was release and brought it home for a family movie night (you  might remember the picture of

I want to be…. {A Disney Princess}

The Little Mermaid Singing Doll Play Time! #shop #DisneyPrincessPlay #cbias

Disclosure: I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client What can I say, we love Disney Princess’ around here! Especially now that Addison’s big brother started school. She keeps saying we are having “girl days” which I am totally ok with! I mean after

5 Postpartum Must-Haves for the Hospital

5 Postpartum Must-Haves for the Hospital #ad #‎DulcoEasePink‬

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of DulcoEase® Pink™ Hi everyone! I am back home from having my beautiful baby boy, Adam Michael! He was born July 23rd and weight 8lbs 12 oz. I know, he was huge! But We have been having so much fun having snuggling on the couch and just soaking up all this newborn cuteness! In light

Samsung WB200 Review with Wi-Fi Direct


This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Collective Bias and Samsung. As a blogger and a mother, you can pretty much guarantee that I always have a camera in hand! It’s kind of a must right? I mean either your taking pictures of your adorable kids, or your super awesome projects! : ) I was so excited to try out the Samsung WB200

Words of Wisdom {from the women in your life}


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nestlé® Pure Life® Purified Water There is something to be said about mothers. We all have one. We grew in her womb. A mother’s wisdom is like no others! How many times do we look back and say “oh, that’s what my mother meant”. Then we have our own children and call our mother’s