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Stylish moms love ToteSavvy, the best diaper bag alternative

Stylish moms love ToteSavvy, the best diaper bag alternative

ToteSavvy is the modern alternative to a diaper bag combining the inner lining of a traditional diaper bag with your own handbag collection. The ToteSavvy insert includes an insulated bottle pocket, key clasp, changing mat, cell phone pocket, and flat pocket for paperwork. Love that […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide For Every Budget

Mother’s Day Gift Guide For Every Budget

I never truly appreciated my mother until I became one myself. Now that I have two little boys I have the utmost admiration for all of my fellow women who spend each and every day trying to raise these tiny little souls the best that […]

Starting a Mother’s Day Tea Party Tradition

Starting a Mother’s Day Tea Party Tradition

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Little Debbie®. But the fun we had, memories we made, and laughs we shared are all our own. My relationship with my mother has always been complicated. I left home when I was […]

Lucky Clover Printable Rainbow Banner for St. Patrick’s Day

Lucky Clover Printable Rainbow Banner for St. Patrick’s Day

Is there anything better than a rainbow? The way the colors magically appear after a storm, a hint of sunshine after a gray winter, the whimsical imagination of a child looking for the pot of gold at the end of rainbow! Something about seeing a […]

Super Lucky to Have A Friend Like You Gift In A Jar

Super Lucky to Have A Friend Like You Gift In A Jar

Do you have a friend you just can’t imagine life without? A friend you are certain the stars aligned the day you two met and you actually won the friendship lottery. Let her know just how lucky you are to have a friend like her […]

Whoopie Pie Recipe with Homemade Frosting

Whoopie Pie Recipe with Homemade Frosting

Ready for a terrific whoopie pie recipe? Ok, hold on … let’s set the scene first! It was 72 degrees here yesterday, despite the fact the rest of the country is still facing Snowmageddon. My kids almost wore shorts, but something told me it might […]

21 amazing Star Wars DIY projects & gift ideas you’ll love

21 amazing Star Wars DIY projects & gift ideas you’ll love

I’ve been waiting six years to create a Star Wars themed shared bedroom for my boys. I missed my chance when they were head over heels for clone troopers a while ago, so you better believe I’m not missing out this time! My little one […]

Tori’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For Her, under $100

Tori’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For Her, under $100

I don’t know about you but I’m not even close to finishing all my Christmas shopping! I have to admit that I’m a major procrastinator when it comes to holiday shopping. There are just so many fabulous options out there that I have a hard […]

How to pack a chic overnight bag

How to pack a chic overnight bag

Have you ever seen those paparazzi photos of celebrities walking through airports looking effortlessly chic while carrying their designer overnight bag? I’m always wondering what they have in those carry-ons to keep them looking so stylish while I schlep off the plane looking exhausted and […]

Best of Black Friday (from my couch to yours)

Best of Black Friday (from my couch to yours)

I told you guys yesterday we’re just not Black Friday people, but that doesn’t mean I don’t still score a ton of sales from home. In fact, I ordered new pillows for the house and coats for the kids before we even finished clearing dessert […]