5 Creative Ways to Wrap Presents

Can you believe that Christmas is less than a week away? Thankfully I have most everything done and ready but there is still some wrapping these needs to be done. I have found some really fun ideas of how to spruce up your Christmas wrapping this year. The cool thing about these wrapping ideas is {…Read More…}





Why I Don’t Throw My Kids Birthday Parties Part 2

Last summer I wrote a post about why I don’t throw my kid’s birthday parties.  And it went viral and many mommas had some strong opinions about it. HA!  I am not anti-party. I have just turned the party planning responsibility over to my kids.  I have had many of you write to tell me {…Read More…}





Why I Don’t Throw My Kid’s Birthday Parties

No I am not a mean mom that doesn’t believe in celebrating my kids.  I love birthdays.  In fact, August is my birthday month and I pull the “it’s my birthday month” card the entire 31 days.  I love birthdays.  It is a day where we set aside to celebrate the special people in our {…Read More…}





Lego Ninjago Birthday Party

Oh my! I am still worn out from my son’s 6th birthday party last Friday night.  The party was the easy part…the planning and prep will kill a person!  This is what I learned about myself…I do not like baking.  Decorating cookies and cupcakes are my worse nightmare…remind me to hire that out next time.  {…Read More…}