How to Support Healthy Grandparents

Disclosure: I’m partnering with Aetna and to bring you more information on how to support healthy grandparents. All opinions are my own. #AgingWell

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Shortly after my son was born, we asked my grandmother to move in with us. She had been living alone in a rural area, and had fallen a few times. I was worried about her being out on her own, and knew that bringing her into our home would not only support her, but would help me as a new mom.

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How To Make a Homecoming Mum

Disclosure: I partnered with OZARKA® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water to bring you this tutorial for how to make a Homecoming Mum. All opinions are my own.

How To Make a Homecoming Mum

As a Texas native, it’s always been on my bucket list to learn how to make a Homecoming Mum. Nothing says fall in Texas quite like the Friday Night Lights at a homecoming game, with girls proudly wearing their mums for all to see.

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Slow Cooker Lasagna

Disclosure: I partnered with Nebraska Furniture Mart to share this slow-cooker lasagna recipe. All opinions are my own.

Slow Cooker Lasagna in Crock Pot

Slow Cooker Lasagna is one of my favorite one-pot recipes — just add the ingredients and let it simmer, and you’ve got a yummy meal ready in just a few hours!

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Restaurant Busy Bag

Restaurant Busy Bag

The only thing worse than a bored toddler at a restaurant is a hungry toddler at a restaurant. That’s why you need to make up this Restaurant Busy Bag to keep on hand for when you’re eating out with your kiddos.

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Caramel Apple Cider


Need a warm, soothing drink to enjoy on a cold fall evening? This Caramel Apple Cider will warm you right up!

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Sprout Organic Foods for Toddlers

On-the-Go Snacks for Toddlers

Our new favorite on-the-go snacks for toddlers is Sprout® Organic Foods. I love how convenient it is to keep in the car or in my bag for times when my son gets hungry!

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DIY Sweeper Wet Pads + More Kitchen Switch Ups

DIY Sweeper Wet Pads

Make these DIY Sweeper Wet Pads with items you probably already have! I’m working with Viva® Vantage® to switch up my kitchen routine with their paper towels, and I was so impressed with the results.

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Visiting Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure

Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure

The only thing I hate more than haunted houses is crazy, scary roller coasters. But that was exactly my destination as we descended upon Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure in Orlando during the Facing Fears Together media trip.

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Universal CityWalk and The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar

Universal CityWalk

During our stay at Universal Orlando Resort, Universal CityWalk and the Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar was just a short walk from our hotel.

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Bubbling Witches Cauldron Candy Bowl

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TrickOrSweet #CollectiveBias

Witches Cauldron Candy Bowl

This bubbling Witches Cauldron Candy Bowl is sure to be a hit at your Halloween party or trunk-or-treat. Plus, it’s a fun way to hand out candy on Halloween night.

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Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort

Hard Rock Hotel Universal Orlando Resort

During our recent trip to Universal Orlando, we stayed at the Hard Rock Hotel resort. Staying on property has so many advantages — and the hotel was gorgeous!

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First-Timer’s Review of Halloween Horror Nights 25 at Universal Orlando

Halloween Horror Nights Universal Orlando

I am a scaredy cat. I do not like haunted houses. I do not like roller coasters.

So when I announced to my husband that we would be attending a Facing Fears Together blogger trip to Universal Orlando — which included visits to their Halloween Horror Nights 25 event and a day of riding scary roller coasters in the park — he literally laughed out loud.

I wasn’t joking.

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Dinotrux Treasure Hunt #StreamTeam


Do you have a Dinotrux lover in your family? If so, try out this treasure hunt. It is sure to make for some family fun.Read More… Protection Status