Tips for Helping Baby Sleep All Night

Tips for Helping Baby Sleep All Night

With 7 kiddos between us, you’d think that my husband and I would be pros at finding and sharing tip for Helping Baby Sleep All Night and while we’ve got a lot of it figured out the truth is that all babies are different so sometimes it means trying different things with different babies.  Some of [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipes Link Party #23

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  We are in the final days of school here and things are crazy hectic. Why do so many things happen in the last 2 weeks of school? Projects, presentations, awards assemblies, tryouts for fall sports, end of year shows...the list goes on and on and on... and we had such a rainy spring this [...]

Personalizing Graduation Gifts #CapturedCreations


Graduation is a really BIG deal no matter how young or old you are.  This year is my 20 Year High School Reunion and I remember graduation day like it was yesterday.  It was a huge deal for me and I have carried those special memories and mementos from that day with me for all [...]

Double Chocolate Mocha Brownies


This double chocolate mocha brownies recipe is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Folgers. All opinions are 100% mine. I truly believe there is no such thing as too much coffee and you will not convince me otherwise.  If I am not sipping it hot in the morning, then it goes into [...]

Celebrating the American Miner #WorkforceStories

Celebrating the American Miner #WorkforceStories dana

When I was growing up, my younger sister and I spent virtually all of our time together. We are only 11 1/2 months apart, so we were as close to being twins as one could get without being twins. We had a big backyard and we were always imagining all sorts of adventures. We had [...]

Celebrating Our Love Story


This post about celebrating our love story brought to you by Hallmark Jewelry at The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. Sometimes you find a piece of jewelry that seems to tell your story.  A ring, a bracelet, or a necklace that is perfect way to celebrate the people [...]

Protect your Family Home with a Home Automation System


With a million things going on, kids to chauffeur, meals to cook just to name a few, it’s really easy to lose track of things.  Forget to lock the door?  Not sure if you left the lights on?  SAGE by Hughes can help you out, from anywhere you have a cell connection, at any time.  [...]

Make it Count Moments

Make it Count Moments

Family, whether those I’ve acquired by blood or by another special bond, is the most important thing in the world to me.  We learned the hard way with the sudden and very unexpected loss of my father-in-law last summer that life can change in the blink of an eye and how important it is to [...]

Fun ways to enjoy a portable projector


  Here are some other ways to enjoy a projector in addition to the traditional movies-at-home use! Enjoy a movie in the yard! You can use that projector and enjoy movies out in your own yard, hanging out on a blanket...all you need is a wifi signal and dusk to fall. Have a larger gathering [...]

Galactic Hot Dogs Graphic Novels for Kids

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Galactic Hot Dogs Graphic Novels for Kids Since the initial launch of Galactic Hot Dogs on in the fall of 2013, millions of kids have delighted in the exploits of Cosmoe, Humphree, Princess Dagger and the rest of the gang featured in each weekly webisode. The first book in the series, Galactic Hot Dogs: [...]

Perfectly Free™ Non Dairy Frozen Treats


I’m sure I’m not the only mom who worries about setting a good healthy eating example for her kids. As we approach summer, I worry even more about helping all of us (the kids and myself!) make good eating choices. It’s so easy to grab snack foods as we head out the door for the [...]