It is really easy to get caught up in this day-to-day life just waiting for those BIG life moments. We are constantly waiting for that promotion, that pay raise, that diamond ring, that promise of a life together forever, baby number 1 or 2 or 3, that vacation home, that full retirement account. We wait. … Continue reading Embrace the HAPPY in the Little Things
Ha! The title itself is quite a mouthful! I like to think of this cookie as the marriage between peanut butter cookie and chocolate chip cookie with oatmeal confetti! This may be ONE OF MY ABSOLUTE FAVORITE COOKIES.. Mmm! Ingredients: 3/4 cup white sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/3 cup honey … Continue reading Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies!
Go ahead and put yourself first. DOOOO It! I'm not saying it needs to be a daily "All About Me" Fan Fest, but self-care is essential in being the best wife, mother, and friend you can be. Here are my tips & tricks to feeling fabulous without ever stepping foot outside 🙂 Invest in wine! … Continue reading How to Pamper Yourself at Home
"In meeting you, I found me." Motherhood is the trickiest, most rewarding and complex club any woman will every be apart of. In honor of my daughter's 2nd birthday this month..I give to you.. "50 Things My Toddler Taught Me" (This list is brutally honest, honestly funny, and real) You look fine the way you … Continue reading 50 Things My Toddler Taught Me
Hello, I started this blog as a new years resolution to myself. I am a stay-at-home mother to a beautiful 2 year old girl. I wanted to put any spare time I had to showing other people how creative and crafty they could be. I love to cook, create new recipes, and try new things. … Continue reading Get to Know Me–10 Fun Facts
I have seen so many versions of dry erase calendars all over Pinterest, especially when the paint sample craze was so big! Remember that? Trying to figure out ways to get stacks of paint samples so you could craft with them? Lol Well here is my take on a DIY dry erase calendar as this … Continue reading DIY Dry Erase Calendar
A family favorite of ours! They are so quick and easy to make with the ability to alter to your personal preference! Perhaps you want blueberries, pecans, almonds, you can do what you like! My husband even prefers that I add a couple scoops of protein powder! Ingredients: 3 cups old-fashioned oats 1 cup milk … Continue reading Baked Oatmeal Muffins (w/Chocolate Chips)
Ingredients: 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken tenders (or breasts thinly sliced) 1 cup breadcrumbs 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. oregano 1 tsp. basil 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese 2 tbsp. butter mozzarella cheese (your amount preference) 1 jar marinara sauce Preheat oven to 425 degrees. In a microwaveable dish, melt butter for 30 seconds. In another … Continue reading Chicken Parmesan Dippers
Now that the holidays have passed, I knew it was time to replace our Christmas wreath with something that could be hung year-round. I found ALL items (with the exception of the bow) on Christmas clearance!! AND putting this together took me less than 20 minutes. Easy peasy! Wreath- Christmas Clearance @ Target Flowers- Christmas … Continue reading DIY Everyday Wreath
Everyone loves to make a batch of pancakes with their kiddos, but most parents stick with the quick and easy route of pre-packaged pancake mix. By adding a few simple ingredients they become a delicious and crave worthy breakfast dish! Ingredients: 1 box of pancake mix ( the necessary ingredients needed usually eggs, water, & … Continue reading Elevated Box Pancakes!