Keeping Children’s Creativity Alive

I first wrote about “The Purpose of Play” and kid’s creativity when I was a guest mom at Design Mom last April. I feel it’s so important and am a huge advocate for children and enhancing their creativity, that I’m… Continue Reading →

My Family’s Biggest Loser Competition

Today marks the start of my Family’s Biggest Loser Competition! I’m heading up this year’s competition as I’m in dire need for it to happen. I’ve got the unwanted, flabby, extra, Holiday/baby weight that just won’t come off (or maybe… Continue Reading →

Donate to Soles 4 Souls

I just learned about this great charity called Soles 4 Souls. By donating $5, 2 pairs of shoes are given to someone in need. They’re pushing for 50,000 pairs of shoes in 50 days and there’s only a few days… Continue Reading →

Blissdom ’09 is Coming!

This February, I’ll be kickin’ it in Nashville for Blissdom ’09. It’s THE place for fun, friends, and fabulous blogging for women. I need a weekend away, you need a weekend away, let’s meet up at Blissdom! I’m on the… Continue Reading →

Toys Making a Comeback

Come take a poll over at Blissful Kids to see what toys your kids are wishing for that you may have played with as a youngster. Maybe Care Bears or Transformers?

Week of Treats: Link Love

WEEK OF TREATS – DAY 5 To finish up this Week of Treats, I’m linking to some wonderful treats around blogland. Here I made my friend Pamela’s Toffee that is to DIE for (pictured below). I’ve eaten almost half the… Continue Reading →

Utah Boutique This Weekend

Tomorrow, Friday, starts off the weekend of fabulous Handmade shopping over at Tom & Lucy’s Art Shoppe. I’ve been busy working to get it all set up with my great friend and partner, Pamela. It’s been pretty crazy managing a… Continue Reading →

Ready or Not… Christmas is Coming!

Are you ready? What else is there to buy? What item am I missing out on? I try to get my shopping done early, but there always seems to be one or two presents I get last minute. Here’s a… Continue Reading →

Just Earned My Wand from Startup Princess

This last weekend, I was lucky enough to attended Startup Princess Academy. Kelly, the founder, began Startup Princess to help other women entrepreneurs grow their business and make their wishes come true. Well, I was granted many wishes from some… Continue Reading →

Are You Ready For Some Football?

On Monday Night! Don’t tell my husband this, but I actually like football. After asking tons of questions, I mostly understand it, enough that I enjoy watching it. I know what “pass interference” means and what a “safety” is. I… Continue Reading →

What Crafting Supplies Do You Have on Hand?

Is it glue, paper, crayons, OR yarn, paint and beads? Head on over to Blissful Kids and take a poll listing lots of crafty closet supplies. I’d really love to see what kind of things are on hand at your… Continue Reading →

Tilt Photography’s Halloween Event

Tilt Photography, located in Utah, is hosting a spooky Halloween Event. Come by tomorrow – Wednesday, October 29th between 4-8 pm to get your child’s photo taken in their Halloween costume. For only $10, you get a 5×7 photo of… Continue Reading →

Eating, Reading, Running – My Favorite Hobbies

Eating, reading, and running are a few of my favorite hobbies. I’ve found some fabulous websites I love to visit for all three of these hobbies that help me love them even more. Eating: I’ve shared this before, but Tastespotting… Continue Reading →

Being a Stay at Home Blogger

I’ve been featured over at the amazing site Today’s Mama. They’ve got great tips, articles and the ever popular Mama’s Handbook for Today’s Mama. A new feature called Mama Voices spotlights a few ladies and how they manage working from… Continue Reading →

Blissful Kids Launch

If you haven’t been to the incredible website Blissfully Domestic yet, you’re in for a treat. It’s got everything you need for being Blissful & Domestic. They’ve now started a new channel called Blissful Kids and I’m the new editor,… Continue Reading →

Tom and Lucy’s Art Shoppe

I’m excited to announce a brand new Art Shoppe opening in Utah just in time for the holiday season. Tom and Lucy’s Art Shoppe is a boutique featuring artists and crafters in Utah. My friend Pamela and I have started… Continue Reading →

Goody Giveaways & Haunting Halloween Links

I’ve come across some great sites recently and need to share. The first few links are for fun giveaways to be had and a great online shop. Giveaway for Blurb – create your own book with Blurb from Natalie’s Sentiments… Continue Reading →

Who’s Your Blog Crush?

Laurie from Tip Junkie posed this fabulous question in her “Talk to me Tuesday” post, Who’s your blog crush? I thought it was so funny to think of it that way, but I TOTALLY have crushes, (don’t worry Jordan, they’re… Continue Reading →

Register to Vote, Today

The voting registration deadline is coming up. My envelope has to be postmarked by October 4th for me to be registered to vote. I’ve moved since the last presidential election and have needed to register again. I was going to… Continue Reading →

Martha, Here We Come

Have you entered her blogging contest yet? Visit Martha’s blog and make a comment.

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