Personalized Playing Cards and More Offers

Personalized Playing Cards and More Offers

Need a fun gift for someone who has just about everything? Shutterfly (disclosure: I’m an affiliate) has decks of playing cards that you can customize with your own image! We have lots of birthdays in the summer months in our family and this would be great for several of the people on my shopping list. Most of my family loves … Continue Reading →
Full-Time Grandma Duties – I’m getting old!

Full-Time Grandma Duties – I’m getting old!

So for those wondering where I have been the last several days, here is the explanation. First, you all know that my amazing twin granddaughters, Violet and Valerie, were born on March 10. It is so wonderful being a grandma even though I still feel far to young to be one. At the time the twins were born (and for … Continue Reading →
Educational Toys – Suggestions and Infographic

Educational Toys – Suggestions and Infographic

This week’s infographic is about educational toys. While the twins are a bit young for most toys, it is still something I am already thinking of as their grandma. When my son (the twins daddy) was young I really tried to purchase toys that were not only fun but also educational. Many toys can become educational if you use your … Continue Reading →
Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of hhgregg. All opinions are 100% mine. Normally I hate doing laundry, but lately I am loving it. I think that is because of my new Samsung activewash High-Efficiency Top-Load Washer  and Samsung Steam Electric Dryer all from hhgregg. Getting a new washer and dryer set with some of … Continue Reading →
Sadness on Mother’s Day – What’s Happening in My Life

Sadness on Mother’s Day – What’s Happening in My Life

So today is going to be a bit of a rant and an emptying of many thoughts in my head about what is happening in my family lately. I’m just warning you ahead of time. Another warning is that this is *MY* story. Yes, it involves my family, especially my son, but even so these are things happening to me … Continue Reading →
Mother’s Day Infographic

Mother’s Day Infographic

This week’s infographic is all about Mother’s Day. For those of you not paying attention, Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8, 2016. Regardless if you purchase something for Mom or not, the most important thing is letting Mom know you love her and are thinking of her. Do you have any special plans for Mother’s Day this year? Infographic … Continue Reading →
Celebrating a First Mother’s Day

Celebrating a First Mother’s Day

Disclosure: I am being compensated for this post by 1800Flowers, opinions are my own. Celebrating a first Mother’s Day is a major event and this year my sweet daughter-in-law, Caitlan, is experiencing it! She is a young mom but doing such a fabulous job handling not just one newborn but two! My beautiful twin granddaughters are less than two months … Continue Reading →
Infographic – 9 Unbelievably Simple Steps for Perfect Makeup

Infographic – 9 Unbelievably Simple Steps for Perfect Makeup

We all would love perfect makeup, but there are so many products and so many uses that it can get really confusing. For this week’s infographic I found a great one on simple steps for perfect makeup. It is a lot of information, but once you narrow it down to your needs you will see the tips really are very … Continue Reading →