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White Chocolate Honey Grahams No Bake Cereal Bars

Made with love while on an all expense paid adventure to General Mills Headquarters in Minneapolis, MN. If you caught my Facebook Live video last week, you know that I was afford the unique privilege to spend a day at General Mills headquarters in Minneapolis. It was my first visit to the city and I had a wonderful time taking in the sights and enjoying

Parenting Teens: 20 Things You Should…

As a kid, 13 was my favorite number. Until I actually turned 13, and then it was 16. And then 18. And then, 21. But, 13 was the first age I remember being eager to reach. I’m not sure what I thought would happen when I hit the magical teen years, but you can rest assured that none of them came to fruition. It was

First Camping Trip Tips for Non-Camping…

Camping is not my jam. via GIPHY And I have zero shame when it comes to admitting that fact. I know what type of person I am and the things that bring me joy, and I feel confident in pursuing those without worrying about how other people fill up their joy buckets. Put dirty bath water in it if you want, I’m still gonna be

Can You Afford to Build a House? 10…

Paying for a new home Ten years ago, when we purchased our current home, we had this long term plan of purchasing another home in 2016. We missed that deadline by about a year (thanks to market changes and economy mostly), but we will be settling on our newly built home in less than a month now! But, it’s not like we just woke up

Puberty and Boys: Hilarious Puberty…

Puberty. If it hasn’t come yet for your family, it is. One day you are changing diapers and running behind your toddler escape artist, and basically, the next you are trying to figure out why the cleats you bought three weeks ago suddenly don’t fit. BECAUSE PUBERTY. It is a thing! My experience on the topic as it pertains to the male species has become

5 Things Moms and Kids Love About…

When I was a kid, there was really only one way to get your teeth straightened: metal braces. via GIPHY There may have been some super expensive alternatives that my parents would’ve LOL’d at me for suggesting, but for the most part all kids who got their teeth straightened turned into good old fashion metal mouths for a couple of years. And many of us

Daily Makeup Routine Video Voiceover with Kids

Daily Makeup Routine for Moms with…

I didn’t start wearing makeup really until my stint on What NOT to Wear. Carmindy gave me an easy daily makeup routine to help accentuate my face and hide some of the blemishes I am unhappy with, and I have been doing a similar minimal makeup routine since. I tend to do just a few things each day because, while I want to look my

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