Confession Time: My son keeps bringing in weeds into the house to bring me “flowers” and I secretly throw them away hoping that he will forget. I just can’t bring myself to tell him to his face to stop. To curb his enthusiasm (and keep the weeds out of the house), I thought we could […]
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I rarely write about blogging. It’s crazy; it’s messy; it’s super busy and it is probably not at all what people think it is. In fact, although I have written this post in my head hundreds of times, I always stop short of actually publishing it. I guess I was waiting to feel like I had it all together, or I worried about coming across as a complainer or even a braggart. However, I am astonished by how many people want to know about blogging and how to do it.
The summer has been filled with trips to the pool, crafts, a lot of work around the house, and Mommy-Son outings. However, as of late, my loving only-child has been missing his school friends, and, with school still a month away, a fun filled play date was just the solution! This rainbow themed mini-party included painting and a decorate your own ice cream sundae shop.
DIY Bath Bombs make the perfect handmade gift and they are really easy to make! These Lavender Rose Bath Bombs are beautifully fragrant and turn a normal bath into a luxurious setting. Let’s be real here for a minute. If you are a busy mom and working wife like me, chances are that romantic getaways […]
I have been seeing the first bushels of corn show up in the grocery stores around here lately, and that is probably the real herald of summer for me, even more than school being out and the days getting hotter. You have probably had grilled corn on the cob before, but today we are taking it up a notch by making Mexican Street Corn! Covered in garlicky mayo and topped with Cotija cheese, cilantro, and chili powder, this is the perfect Mexican summer side dish for your next bbq or outdoor grilling!
You forgot about that potluck tomorrow? Don’t worry, your covered with this Punch Bowl Cake which can be made in 30 minutes if you use a store bought cake.