5 Must Visit Cities in Alabama

Gulf Shores Beach

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Alabama Tourism. The opinions and text are all mine. Rich in history and southern charm, Alabama shows visitors what hospitality is all about. Whether you are craving the white sandy beaches and crystal waters of Gulf Shores or are hankering for some good ole […]

Campfire Cinnamon Roll-ups

Campfire Cinnamon Roll-ups. This is a must have camping recipe!

Campfire Cinnamon Roll-ups It is a proven fact that campfire food is pretty much the best food on the planet. Even though I’m not into roughing it anymore (glamping is more my style) I still love to sit around a fire pit and indulge in some good old fashioned campfire food.  A long time ago […]

Best Free Travel Apps for your Next Family Road Trip

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #Tips4Trips #CollectiveBias Over the last couple of years my family has taken many, many road trips. Whether it’s coast to coast voyage or a 3 hour day trip, we have mastered the art of the family road […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Afternoon Pick Me Up Smoothie

Chocolate Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Afternoon Pick me up Smoothie. Beat the afternoon slump with this delicious, healthy smoothie recipe.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FreshOnTheGo #CollectiveBias   Are you ever the victim of an afternoon slump? I know that more often than not, right around 3:00, I start to yawn, have a hard time getting motivated and the thought of a nap […]

Top 5 Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Top 5 Breast Feeding Tips for New Moms. This is a must read for new moms!

This post is sponsored by SmartyPants All-in-One Prenatal Gummy Vitamins. I was compensated for this post, however all opinions are 100% my own. I usually try to shy away from writing about things that aren’t a part of my daily life, but today I’m going to break that rule to write about something that is […]

Summer Travel Safety Checklist

Summer Travel Safety Checklist

With more than 80% of families planning to travel at some point this summer, it’s a great time to share this Summer Travel Safety Checklist with you in hopes that you can have a safe and fun summer adventure. With 6 kids and a schedule that has us traveling a couple times a month, we […]

Blueberry Milkshake Recipe

This blueberry milkshake recipe is a healthier way to indulge your sweet tooth. Minimal ingredients and minimal guilt make this the number one blueberry milkshake recipe out there.

Blueberry Milkshake Recipe I can’t tell you how much I love milkshakes. They are one of my favorite treats! Last week I shared this amazing chocolate peanut butter milkshake, truly a guilty pleasure if ever there was one. This week I’m indulging my milkshakes craving with something that is much healthier. A blueberry milkshake! Made […]

Gluten Free Greek Flatbread

Gluten Free Greek Flatbread. Sick of boring salads and sandwiches for lunch? This gluten free recipe is just what you are looking for. Delicious , easy and a great summer lunch!

Gluten Free Greek Flatbread Necessity is the mother of invention, so is the case with this scrumptious gluten free greek flatbread. It is so hot here in Atlanta. We are practically melting in the oppressive, sticky heat that the south is known for. It’s the kind of heat that makes you want to sit on […]

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Bites

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Bites. The melty cheesy center and zesty enchilada sauce combine to create a delectable flavor explosion. This is a must try appetizer recipe for your next party.

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Bites There are few things on this earth better than really good enchiladas. I make a pretty mean enchilada, in fact I’m kinda famous for them (don’t worry I’ll share the complete recipe one day).  I love enchiladas, but a full plate of them is pretty heavy for lunch, so I came […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Milkshake

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Milkshake. There isn't a better combination than chocolate and peanut butter. Turn it into a milkshake and you have just created a delicious and unbelivably good milkshake recipe.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Milkshake Last year my family and I spent a few days in Charlotte, NC. We played at the Discovery Place Science Center, explored the NASCAR Hall of Fame and ate at some fantastic restaurants. One of my favorites restaurants was Pikes Old Fashioned Soda Shop. They had to die for  honey pecan […]

Sweet Potato Salad – Paleo and Gluten Free

Sweet Potato Salad. Delicious paleo recipe that is perfect for picnics and BBQs.

Since it’s about to be the 4th of July and backyard BBQ’s seem to be in full swing, it seemed like a good idea to share this paleo twist on a classic summer dish. I love potato salad. I could eat it by the bucketful. For real. However, as much I love potato salad, it […]

Kid Friendly Honeycomb Cereal Breakfast Parfait

Kid Friendly Honeycomb Cereal Breakfast Parfait

*Disclosure- This is a sponsored post on behalf of Honeycomb Cereal. All opinions are strictly my own. Honeycomb Cereal was one of my favorite cereals growing up. Every time I see that yellow box on the store shelves it takes me back to Saturday mornings in the summer when I would get up, pour myself […]

Bacon & Ranch Chicken Kabobs

Bacon and Ranch Chicken Kabob Recipe. Who doesn't love ranch or bacon? Put them together with some chicken and grill them for an amazing grill recipe!

*Caution, affiliate links ahead…Don’t worry, I’ll use the money for something practical, like wine…. or a pony! I’ve recently told you about my quest to get my husband to buy me a new grill, one that I can get started all by myself without burning my eyebrows off every time I try. (Honey, if you […]

Quinoa Pizza Bites

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*Caution, affiliate links ahead…Don’t worry, I’ll use the money for something practical, like wine…. or a pony! Awhile back I shared the benefits of adding Quinoa to your diet. In case you missed it, quinoa is a magical super food that is gluten free, full of antioxidants, nutrient dense and more. The thing with quinoa […]

DIY American Flag Wooden Heart Tutorial

DIY American Flag Heart Tutorial. Easy to follow tutorial for a cute 4th of July decoration!

Fourth of July will be here in 2 weeks. 2 weeks! How can it be July already?! I feel like we just playing in the snow like a week ago. Oh well, I still love the summer and I especially love Fourth of July. I made a goal at the beginning of the year that […]

“Inside Out” Gumball Memory Necklace Tutorial and Activity Sheets

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A few weeks ago I had the privilege of taking my daughters to see Disney/Pixar’s new movie “Inside Out”. In short, “inside Out” is a story about a girl, Riley, and the emotions that shape her into who she is starting from the day she is born. Joy, Sadness, Fear, Anger and Disgust all play […]

Star Spangled Fruit Skewers

Star Spangled Fruit Skewers. What a fun and healthy treat for your next backyard BBQ! This would be perfect for Fourth of July.

*Caution, affiliate links ahead…Don’t worry, I’ll use the money for something practical, like wine…. or a pony! It’s summer! Time for backyard BBQs, picnics in the park, lazy days at the pool and of course one of my favorite holidays, Independence Day! For me, the Fourth of July is the official summer kickoff. Gathering with […]

Simplifying Life with New LEAN CUISINE® Marketplace Meals

New Lean Cuisine Marketplace Meals

*This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyNewLeanCuisine #CollectiveBias It’s no secret that life with 6 kids can be kinda crazy. Add in blogging and a constantly traveling husband and things go from kinda crazy to downright insane. As you can imagine, I’m always on […]

Healthy Dole Whip – Only Takes 2 Ingredients and 2 minutes!

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*Caution, affiliate links ahead…Don’t worry, I’ll use the money for something practical, like wine…. or a pony! Anybody that knows me, knows what a Disney fanatic I am. When I’m not at Disney World or Disneyland, I’m busy planning our next trip. I know some people will shake their heads at my obsession, and I […]

Best Ever Gluten Free Chicken Alfredo Flatbread with Bacon

Gluten Free Chicken Alfredo Flatbread. This Gluten free recipe is delicious and made from all natural ingredients. Definitely have to try this!

*Caution, affiliate links ahead…Don’t worry, I’ll use the money for something practical, like wine…. or a pony! Told y’all you were going to be inundated with flatbread recipes This week was a game changer when it comes to flatbread at my house. I learned how to make it on the grill!! Holy taste explosion Batman. […]