7 Tips for the Perfect BBQ ~ Glad Black Bag Trash Crashers #trashcrashers @getglad


We love grilling out. In fact, if it were possible my husband would make absolutely everything on his grill. He loves it that much! We tend to entertain a lot and are always using the grill. I thought that I would share some of my tips on how we prepare and execute the perfect BBQ. 7 TIPS FOR THE PERFECT BBQ 1. Decide on theme (if you are having a theme), invite your guests and shop for food. Try to {Read More}

Easter Bunny Marshmallow Bark ~ Easy 4-Step Process

Easter Bunny Marshmallow Bark Ready to Serve

My kids get so excited for Easter every year. We love baking treats to share with friends and family. I especially love recipes like this one where little hands can easily jump in to help mom. In fact, this is the perfect recipe for all three of my children to help make. This the cutest, tastiest and most festive Easter bark that I have seen yet. It is simple to make with just a four step process. EASTER BUNNY MARSHMALLOW {Read More}

6 Surprising Health Facts About Lemons

Some lemons inside a wooden bowl. Fruits

There are 6 surprising health facts about lemons that you might not have known. Eating a lemon everyday can do more for you than almost any other fruit. Go grab a bag of lemons and thank me later. Here are the top reasons why lemons should be a part of your daily diet and will help you get fit or stay in amazing shape all year long. Every time you are at a restaurant, squeeze 1-2 wedges into your water. The best way {Read More}

Easy Easter Egg Bunnies Craft for Kids

Easy Easter Egg Bunnies - Fun & Simple for Kids to Make

Now I love crafting with my kids but when it comes to my youngest, I have to say that sometimes her crafts are a little…unrecognizable. What I mean is that you can tell she put it effort but I am a little embarrassed to ask her what it is because why would I want to hurt her feelings over something like that? I want to build my children up so instead I might say, “I love the purple and pink {Read More}

Goodnites + Our Family’s “Lights Out” Bedtime Routine #GNLightsOut AD

GoodNites Disposable Bed Mats Technology

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites® Our family has a pretty straightforward “lights out” bedtime routine. Our kids shower, brush their teeth, brush their hair, wash their faces (I have taught them to do this every night) and then we read books together. Often times my husband and I will linger in one or all three of their rooms just for a few extra minutes to read another book or to talk about their {Read More}

Six Flags Over Georgia Adds More Thrills in 2014 with Hurricane Harbor Water Park #SFOG #HurricaneHarbor #ATL @sfovergeorgia

Hurricane Harbor Six Flags Over Georgia Logo

I have mentioned several times how much my family and I love Six Flags Over Georgia. We have been going regularly since the kids were old enough to enjoy the rides but my husband and I had been visiting the park long before that. This year we absolutely cannot wait for the all new Hurricane Harbor that will be opening in late May 2014. Six Flags Over Georgia will introduce a brand new multi-million dollar expansion and add a new {Read More}

Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard Available Exclusively at Best Buy @Logitech @BestBuy #HarmonySmartKeyboard

Logitech Keyboard and app image Best Buy

Do you want to be able to easily and quickly start, find and control Internet entertainment in your living room?   I know that I do. Until trying out the Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard (ARV $149.99) I had no idea how easy it could be to do everything that I need to do in our living without different devices. We have been lovers of Logitech brand for years and are on our third Harmony One remote. We called the super remote and everyone {Read More}

HoneyBaked Ham Makes Easter Easier + $50 Gift Card Giveaway #HoneyBakedHost


This post is sponsored by HoneyBaked. Did you know that: a majority of Americans spend Easter Sunday with their family? 2 out of every 5 Americans spend Easter Sunday with friends? For my family, Easter is a time to get together and re-connect. We gather friends and family and we eat together. Since the focus is on family, I don’t want to spend a lot of time cooking in the kitchen because I would much rather spend time with my {Read More}

6 Tips for Introducing Your Child to a Dog

6 Tips for Introducing Your Child to a New Dog puppy

Dogs are so cute until they are not. Many kids think that they are cute and cuddly so they tend to feel more comfortable around them and as a result they might run right up to a dog they don’t know. Snakes and snails and puppy dogs’ tails. Not just little boys, virtually all children love dogs and the feeling is very much mutual. Notice how one’s own dog runs to the window, ears perked up, when he or she {Read More}

Easter Decorations Roundup

Easter Decorations 3

We love celebrating Easter in our house. The kids and I love to decorate and we are always searching for cute things to put around our home. The get so excited for the Easter bunny visiting our house that we tend to go a little overboard. We still have a fabulous time decorating eggs, leaving carrots for the Easter bunny and then celebrating Easter together as a family.  Here are some of the cutest Easter decorations we have found this {Read More}