Support the American Cancer Society with a Tupperware purchase

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This month I am spotlighting different companies that are supporting breast cancer research/fundraising. While Tupperware does not have any specific products that purchases help support an organization, any independent consultant can choose to have a fundraiser where 40% of all purchases made will go to a specific organization. I am currently running a Tupperware fundraiser […]

October is breast cancer awareness month

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I have come to realize in recent years there is quite a bit of animosity towards the whole “pink” movement and all the attention that is given to breast cancer in the month of October. As someone who had a thyroid cancer scare two years ago, and someone who lost their grandfather to lung cancer, […]

Do or do not, there is no try with brushing teeth


Toothbrushing has always been a big deal for my daughter. I was not blessed with great teeth (they’re straight, but I have half a million cavities – that’s a conservative estimate), and I don’t want my daughter to have to spend as much time in a dentist’s chair as I have. Because of this, we […]

Wordless Wednesday – Goodbye, baseball


We went to our last baseball game of the season on Sunday. Violet will miss her best buddy!

Fall into fun at Mile High Farms!

Mile High Farms, just outside of Denver in Bennett, CO, has been one of our favorite pumpkin patches and farm festivals to visit. When I asked my daughter which pumpkin patch she wanted to go to this year, this was the one she said we HAD to go back to. From Mile High Farms: This […]

Meal Plan Monday #1

We’re working on tightening up our finances, and one of the areas that we REALLY could use some work is in our budget for food. All too often we grab something on the way home, or stop into the grocery store (conveniently located a mile from home) and grab pre-made meals. One of the easiest […]

Wordless Wednesday – Happy Birthday Violet!


Violet turned 6 years old on the 16th!

Label everything with help from Kidecals


As you can imagine, with a child in school, everything requires a label. Pencil box. Notebooks. Lunchbox. Jacket. All of it. We even were lucky enough to not lose a pair of gloves last week because Kidecals reached out to offer me a set of labels for review. That pair of gloves was labeled with […]

Wordless Wednesday – Happy birthday, grandma!


My mom celebrated her 70th birthday this past weekend. While we were unable to travel to celebrate with her, we had a fun time visiting with her in August.

Blogger opp: Essio shower giveaway

Here is a possible opportunity for my fellow bloggers: Essio Shower Blogger Giveaway ESSIO is the greatest thing to happen to showers since running water itself. It clips onto any shower and diffuses 100% organic essential oils into the shower water at the perfect rate, rejuvenating the mind and body. Want to Try It? We are […]