Recent Ponderings…What we are talking about this week

Helping Hand for Dinner

Publix: Love to Shop Here. Love to Save Here. #paid #platefullcoop #lovetogrillhere

Disclosure: The information and prize pack have been provided by General Mills through Platefull Co-Op. Summer’s here, and what better way to spice up your outdoor get-togethers than General Mills brand side dishes? Complement your main dishes from the grill with Betty Crocker® Potatoes for a delicious and easy side dish that your whole family […]

Jamberry collage

It’s all in the wrap. Nail wrap, that is. #spon

note: I was provided with a free product to facilitate this review. Any and all opinions are my own. I’m sure you have seen the nail art love all over your Instagram and Pinterest feeds. I am one of those non-crafty types that can’t even begin to get my nails to resemble the perfection I […]

Battle Sheep board

Battle Sheep the board game

note: I was supplied with product to facilitate this review. Any and all opinions implied or directly expressed are my own. We are one of those board game playing families. I know. It can be tough. Mainly Monopoly and Clue. Yes, we are a boring family, but we like our boringness just fine. When we […]

TMNT movie

Cowabunga dude! The Turtles are Back! #TMNTMovie #spon

This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Paramount Pictures blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. As a girl, I never got into Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles quite like my brothers did. I was definitely more of a girly girl. For the most part. I had my tom […]


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Life Gets Personal

Tomato Gravy AST

Tomato Gravy. A Southern Tradition.

One of my absolute favorite things in the world is Tomato Gravy. Just ask Chad. I seriously drive all the way across town to get it from a little diner we like to eat at. I grew up eating it , and have never been brave enough to make it myself because I didn’t want […]

Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

Do you ever just want a cold treat on a hot summer’s day? Here is Florida, we get pretty toasty during mid summer. On those hot days the kids usually holler for some ice cream! Every once in a while you want to do something out of the ordinary and have more than an ice […]

self harm

The Hardest Post Ever

I’ve started, and trashed, this post way too many times. It is too hard to try and get into words how horrid this is. I’ve been through anorexia with Savanna. I’ve been going through ADHD with her for 7 years. I’ve been handling Braden’s ADD for 2 years. We, Chad and I, have been dealing […]

Favorite child

Don’t lie. You know you have a favorite.

As a mom with a crap ton of kids, I can not tell you how many times I have been asked if I have a favorite child. Even the kids ask. And as a mom of a crap ton of kids, I do not like to admit that I do have a favorite child. Even […]

Death to the Playstation

Death to the Playstation

I have never found myself wishing an electronic device would die a horrible death before. I have always thought that controlled times on the devices would be a good thing, and allow them to have their games but still force them to not spend Every. Waking. Hour. on the said device. Yeah. I thought it […]

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Monkeying Around…Fun for the kids

Sophia the First: The Floating Palace

Sofia the First: The Love We Share

Sofia the First: The Floating Palace comes to DVD on April 8th! I don't know about you, but I find this Disney cartoon to be super cute and my kids (yes, even my boys) like it. Disney is sharing a … [Read More...]

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