Mommyhood

  • How to Involve Your Kids in the Homebuying Process

    Over the last couple months, things have been busy for my family and a lot of my extended family and friends have no idea why.  So, I’m letting the cat out of the bag so to speak and share the news with all of you, we are buying a house! Read more…

  • Diaper Savings Alert: New Lower Luvs Prices!

    Luvs has always been a great value, but they just made their prices even lower!  Make sure you check out your favorite retailer for new lower prices next time your making a diaper run.  As an experienced mom, you learn not to trust something because it costs more, you trust what works! “So Live, Learn and Get Luvs, at even lower prices.”! Read more…

Tampa Bay

Orlando

  • I-Drive 360 a Must-See Attraction in Orlando!

    I-Drive 360 a Must-See Attraction in Orlando! I-Drive 360 is a must-see attraction in Orlando.  Tourists sometimes think all Orlando is, is a cluster of theme parks in the center of Florida.  However, there is so much more to Orlando, the family fun is jam packed throughout the city, and I-Drive 360 is the perfect […] Read more…

  • 8 Reasons to Visit Sea World Orlando Even if You Don’t Like Rollercoasters!

    My oldest, who is the only one tall enough to ride most of Sea World’s roller coasters, hates high speed attractions. Plus, my younger two are past the kiddie ride age, but not yet tall enough for the coasters, although they can’t wait! Because of this, I wasn’t sure how our trip over would go because all I had seen up and down i4 were billboards for the tallest and fastest roller coasters.  Read more…

Travel

Disney

  • Disney’s Pixar’s Incredibles 2 Coming in 2018! Check out the New Trailer!

    I am super excited about the news I’m sharing today!  Have you heard about the upcoming Disney Pixar’s Incredibles sequel? Incredibles 2 hits theaters on June 15th, 2018 and after watching the newly released trailer, my family has already started the countdown! Seriously how cute is this baby?! Disney Pixar’s INCREDIBLES 2 Synopsis  Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes […] Read more…

  • Coco is coming to theaters on November 22nd!!!

    Is it November yet?  Disney has my family doing a movie countdown again!  I showed all three kids the trailer for COCO last week, and I have been asked at least a dozen times “Is COCO in theaters YET? We can’t wait to learn more about Miguel and his cool story!  About COCO Despite his family’s baffling […] Read more…

Food

Lifestyle

  • Make Two Times the Difference, While Decluttering Your Home

    Did you know 42 million people are fighting hunger today in America?  That number is astonishing and heartbreaking to me!  Plus, adding to the need of citizens in our country, we have had a rough year for so many due to natural disasters.  Between Hurricane Harvey and Irma, and the wildfires in California, there are a lot of people displaced Read more…

  • Get Ready For Flu Season at Sam’s Club with a Sick Basket

    Cold and Flu Season is coming, make sure you’re ready for it before it starts by stocking up on medicine and supplies at Sam’s Club while getting your Flu Shot!  A mom friend of mine once told me about her “Sick Basket” and we have created one in our house every year since! Read more…

Fashion

  • Stylish and Sustainable Clothing for Every Aspect of Life! #prAnaMom

    Stylish and Sustainable Clothing for Moms As a mom, it is so easy to lose sight of our appearance and easily let out wardrobe become filled with sweatpants and oversized t-shirts.  We are constantly bending, lifting children, cleaning up messes, playing on the floor, and so on.  We need to be comfortable, I get it, […] Read more…

  • Gear Up at Sears to Make This the Best Year Ever!

    My kid’s first day of school is next week so the back to school mad dash is in full swing at my house.  Trying to get everyone back on a routine after a summer of late night swimming and sleeping in late, plus gathering all their school supplies, and finding some stylish back to school clothes, has my to do list busting off the paper. Read more…

Crafts and Tutorials

  • 15 Fun Fall Crafts to do with the Kids

     Fall is my favorite season, pumpkins, apples, hayrides, I just love the cool crisp air.  Get into the fall spirit and have some fun crafting up these fun decorations with the kids!  Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkin  Paper Plate Owls Corny Containers Fall Handprint Wreath Fall Tree with Sun Catcher Leaves Tissue Paper Apple Stained Glass […] Read more…

  • How to Make your Own Weighted Blanket ~ Tutorial

    When Early Intervention told me I should get Aidan a weighted blanket for his Sensory Processing Disorder, I had no idea what SPD was never mind a weighted blanket! So what did I do….. Google! BUT these lovely blankets that were supposed to make my dear little boy able to relax and stay still for […] Read more…

American Girl Doll

  • AMERICAN GIRL’S NEW BEFOREVER DOLL NANEA Mitchell

    American Girl just released their newest BeForever character, Nanea Mitchell.  Nanea is a brave and determined girl growing up in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1941 just as Japan attacks Pearl Harbor and America enters World War Two. Read more…

  • American Girl Doll Z Yang

    American Girl did it again! They came out with another amazing doll for your child to fall in love with! “Z” is short for Suzie, she is a Korean-American doll that is from Seattle! Z is very imaginative and is a filmmaker developing her own take on the world that surrounds her by creating vlogs! Z shows your child that they can be or do anything they put their mind to!  Read more…

Holiday Gift Guide

  • Keep Your Kids Entertained and Having Fun Outdoors! #TRUPowerUpFun

    Summer break for kids has either started or is close! With that comes long summer days, and finding ways to keep your kids entertained, and having fun outdoors! Today, I wanted to share two awesome NERF N-Strike toys that might be perfect for entertaining your child! Head to Toys “R” Us and get a NERF N Strike MEGA Mastodon  Read more…

  • Benefits of Front Load Laundry Machines!

    As a mom of three, I do a lot of laundry. It feels like once I catch up, the hamper is filled again overnight. So having the best washer possible is very important to me, saving me time and money. Cleaning performance with a front load washer is better than top load and that is important when you have kids who love to play rough and get dirty.  Read more…