I am Hosting a This is Where I Leave You Book Club #TIWILY #TIWILYbookclub

This is Where I leave you book club

I am an avid reader. Seriously. When we go on vacation, I usually read a book a day. For me, reading is such a great escape which is only second to seeing a good movie. I am especially fond of reading books right before the movies come out so I can see the movie and then compare. It’s always fun to read the book before the movie, right? This September, Jonathan Tropper’s novel This Is Where I Leave You is {Read More}

Adorable Pet Costumes for Less Than $20 on Amazon

Pet Costumes for Under $20 on Amazon

Halloween is quickly approaching and you do not want to leave your pooch out of the festivities, do you? When you are planning our Halloween, we don’t leave out the pets. There are so many cute pet costumes available and your pet can Trick or Treat in style this year. Check out this great list of Pet Costumes for $20 and Under: This is beyond hilarious! You can get this funny Monkey Rider Dog Costume for only $8.54! Let your pet {Read More}

Brighten Your Day with Inspiring Orange

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Quotes About Love and Life


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Funny Quotes About New Year’s Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions

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My Top 8 Favorite GLEE Videos #GLEE #Gleek

If you follow me on Twitter, then you know I LOVE GLEE. I am a #GLEEK. I was in show choir in high school and quickly became addicted to this cool show about uncool students making show tunes cool again. I cannot get enough!! Since I couldn’t wait until the next season of GLEE, I turned to YouTube to get my fix. So here are my top GLEE videos. All of these are taken from YouTube so please forgive sound {Read More}

Workman’s Mad Science Club 12 Easy, Safe Printable Science Experiments

Workman's Mad Science Club

Headlines have been, yet again, trumpeting statistics about how American children lag behind many countries in math and science skills. With high school seniors performing below the national average for 21 countries, one worries about the fate of the country that gave the world electricity, airplanes, rockets, the internet, and lasers, to name a few. Save our scientists! Learning about math and science begins at home. You can teach your kids about rocket science by launching a bottle into the {Read More}

Halloween is just around the corner, which can be extremely frightening if you’re not prepared…

Thankfully, Better Homes and Gardens online is here with some terrifyingly easy decorating, cooking and costume tips that everyone can use! Get your Stencil On! Unsure how to decorate your pumpkin? We can help with our easy-to-download pumpkin stencil patterns that are hauntingly cool. Last Minute Halloween Costumes for Adults They kids are dressed and ready to go trick or treating, but what about a costume for you? Here are seven fast + fabulous ideas that you can pull together {Read More}

How We Celebrate Halloween

Hershey Halloween Candy

My family is crazy about Halloween. We celebrate it every year and spend months planning costumes, decor, etc. This year, we will be carving scary face pumpkins. Decorating with bats, spiders, webs and so much more. We have grand plans this year! We will be shopping for all sorts of Hershey candy. Always making the list are: Kit Kat, Hershey Kisses, Twizzlers, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and several other candies. We will also be handing out candy in our neighborhood. {Read More}

A Fun Way to Get Kids Active and Playing Backyard Games Again

Did you know? since 1980, the childhood obesity rate has more than doubled for children ages 2 – 5 and more than tripled for children ages 6 – 11. Between 1981 and 1997, free playtime among 6 to 8 year olds dropped 25% and homework more than doubled. Since 2005, the amount of time children and teens ages 8 -18 spend watching TV, playing video games, or surfing the internet increased from 1 hour, 15 minutes per day to more {Read More}

Read Sign Languge? Help Me Decipher a Birthday Message from My Husband


My husband cracks me up. Sometimes he is just so silly. Today is my birthday. I am not gonna tell ya old! He has been texting me all day. A little while ago I started getting these emails with hand gestures. One after another. I wrote him back and asked him what the heck he was sending me. His response was to send the last picture below. He sent me a freakin’ message in sign language. I am too tired {Read More}

Small Talk Six – 6 Costumes

Ok this is a fun one. I haven’t participated in a while because I really haven’t had the time. But I couldn’t resist jumping in for the fun this weekend. The topic is 6 costumes that you think would be fun for the bedroom. So here goes: 1. Lois and Hal from Malcolm in the Middle – although I am not sure that would technically be a costume but it sure would be fun! 2. Nurse and the patient 3. {Read More}