How to Make a Mermaid Tail Cake

How to Make a Mermaid Tail Cake

  Ingredients and Supplies: 1 Cake Mix (and ingredients needed to prepare) - I used a gluten free chocolate but you can use your favorite brand and flavor. 1 Batch of Prepared Fondant - Homemade marshmallow fondant tastes amazing and is fairly easy or you can use your favorite ready to use like Satin Ice. 1 [...]

Valerian Movie Review: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets + Interviews!

Valerian Movie Review: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

This Valerian movie review has been sponsored by STX Entertainment. All opinions are my own. When you think of a science fiction flick, what first comes to mind? Something dark, heavy, and futuristic? That is what I thought was the makings of a good science fiction film, but when I screened Luc Besson's Valerian and [...]

Double Chocolate Almond Biscotti to go with our Cappuccino Gelato

Double Chocolate Almond Biscotti to go with our Cappuccino Gelato

This is a sponsored post for HemisFares brand that is available exclusively at Kroger family of stores.  All opinions are honest and 100% my own.   Imagine taking a trip to Italy and the opportunity to experience the beauty, the culture, and one of the most food-rich areas in the world!  HemisFares is all about [...]

Awesome Homemade Popsicle Recipes: Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Awesome Homemade Popsicle Recipes for Summer Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Vert

  Tomorrow, I become the parent of a 12 year old. I'm 2/3 done with the official "time" of having a kid home. Something tells me she may not fly the coop on her 18th birthday. But oh, it's creeping up fast- faster every year, I think. I'm absolutely not mature enough to have a [...]

How to Make a No Sew Heart Face Emoji Pillow

How to Make a No Sew Heart Face Emoji Pillow

It is no wonder that emojis have become so popular. They are colorful, cute, and a great way to express yourself. Bring the fun of emojis into your home when you give this simple no sew heart face emoji pillow craft a try! It is the perfect no sew craft for kids, and in minutes [...]

5 Fun Activities Your Kids Can Do This Summer

Summertime is adventure time. Kids are out of school (driving me INSANE) and the weather is just right. Time to get outside, get those kids active and out of your hair for a bit. Thanks to our friends at Lil Fishys for sponsoring today's 5 fun activities your kids can do this summer post. What are [...]

Awesome Kid Friendly Snack Ideas: Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Awesome Kid Friendly Snack Ideas and Recipes This Mama Loves

How in the world is it already the middle of July? My oldest will be 12 next week, and the back to school sales have hit. I also saw some Christmas stuff at a local store a few days ago. Ummmm...can we enjoy the last of SUMMER please? I'm not ready to let it go! [...]

7 Ways to Attract Mosquito Eating Birds

Attract mosquito eating birds to your yard or garden with these simple tips!

If you are struggling with mosquitoes in your yard, attracting mosquito eating birds can be a wonderful solution. The truth is there are many birds that love eating mosquitoes, and can eat dozens a day certainly helping reduce the number of biting bugs on your property! Some of these birds include barn swallows, purple martins, [...]

5 Tips to Help Your Child with Travel Anxiety

5 Tips to Help Your Child with Travel Anxiety from This Mama Loves

Your child’s first time traveling by air can be scary. It’s easy to focus on what they see in the media and in films with crashes and terrorist attacks. It may also be nerve-wracking to travel away from the familiarity of home. Here are 5 tips to help your child with travel anxiety so the [...]