Zucchini Oat Muffins
Recipes

Zucchini Oat Muffins

Who doesn’t love a good muffin? I have been trying to find alternatives to my favorite treats since I’ve been working out, running, and watching what I’m eating. This Zucchini Oat Muffins recipe is one of my new faves! Zucchini in muffins? My kids had such a hard time with this one but once they…

How to Declutter and Organize
How-To

How to Declutter and Organize

Clutter can take over your home in a very short time. For some, it may be paper clutter or books, while others may have collected many things over the years. With a cluttered house – the same as with a cluttered mind – we can easily feel overwhelmed. Today we’re tackling How to Declutter and…

How to Power Walk on a Treadmill
21 Day Fix | Weight Loss

How to Power Walk on a Treadmill

Treadmills are common when it comes to cardiovascular exercise. Jogging or running on this handy exercise tool can both burn extra calories and make the heart rate soar. But power walking on the treadmill can also be effective. This simple, easy form of cardio can add variety to a fitness routine while blasting away unwanted…

DIY Mini Kids Travel Kit
DIY | Kids

DIY Mini Kids Travel Kit

Car trips or bus rides make for a long and boring time for a toddler or preschooler. It also makes those a little older very cranky! Recently, I decided to make a Mini Kids Travel Entertainment Kit that’s both easy and cheap to make! We don’t have a car and neither my husband nor myself…

Easy Chicken Parm Bites
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Easy Chicken Parm Bites

Last week I started on my new fitness/health journey. I’ve cut out sweets and am watching my calorie and carb intake. I work out twice a day and run on the treadmill once a day, and so far I’m down 8lbs. It’s been a real eye opening experience because I love food. I mean, I…

Kids Summer Safety Tips
Kids | Kids safety

Kids Summer Safety Tips

The kids have been home for 5 months straight now and I’m sure we’re all going crazy. I know, I could use a good break right about now, but it isn’t an option for most of us so we just truck along. I for one know some days are better than others and know where…

5 Simple Steps to Disciplining Teenagers
Teens | Tips

5 Simple Steps to Disciplining Teenagers

Teenagers need discipline and boundaries to help them make wise choices as they mature. This is a process over the years and takes effort and commitment. I have three teenagers right now and let me tell you – it’s something else. I wasn’t fully prepared for. I remember being a teenager like it was yesterday,…

Pizza Quesadillas
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Pizza Quesadillas

With summer in full swing no one wants to spend hours in the kitchen making meals. The oven makes homes hotter, and it’s just so time consuming so I’ve been looking for alternative recipes to make that take less time, and don’t make the house a sauna. This Pizza Quesadillas recipe is great for a…

How To Keep The House Cool In The Summer
How-To

How To Keep The House Cool In The Summer

Keeping cool is the first thing on everyone’s mind as the temperatures begin to rise. There are a number of ways to keep you and your home cool during the hottest part of the year. When the Summer temperatures begin to hit triple digits it’s time to seal the house and turn on the air…

DIY Magical Fairy Garden
DIY

DIY Magical Fairy Garden

Our house had 5 bedrooms when we moved in and we recently built two more, that are removable for the older two girls in the basement. If they were to become permanent fixtures, we would probably end up getting something like brick veneer panels to make them look more appealing. So, after we built those…

Strawberry Pretzel Trifle
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Strawberry Pretzel Trifle

Wow, did the summer certainly come in fast and hot! There is no better way around our house than relaxing with an extremely light and healthy Strawberry Pretzel Trifle. This twist on a very popular classic has my kids asking for seconds while still eating their firsts. Now that’s a winner all around. These delightful…