Get The Right Sarong For The Right Occasion


Ladies often need cover-ups when they head to the beach, but it is hard to know what to purchase because there are so many sarongs on the market. Rather than the lady simply getting one of everything, she must endeavor to buy something that is going to look perfect on her and serve her well […]

Pink is in- be frugal & fashionable this #SpringatKohls #sponsored


I participated in a campaign for Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Kohl’s. I received a gift card as a thank you for participating. I’m loving the pink this spring- according to Kohl’s Spring Fashion Hangout, it’s the it color this season.  Join the discussion and start shopping- because you can be frugal and fashionable.  […]

Beauty Routines


I’m not one who has a huge beauty routine- in fact, I tend to only wear make up and perfume on special occasions.  But that doesn’t stop me from wanting to smell good every other day of the year.  I do enjoy fragrances in body washes and soaps, and Lili is the complete opposite of […]

Tax Return Season! {Giveaway}

Isn't it so pretty?  I LOVE IT.  It feels like spring to me.

I received a promotional item to compensate me for this blog post, but it’s all my own experiences. I’ll admit, I absolutely LOVE tax time- because we always get a decent sized refund thanks to Aaron’s job and our multitude of kids.  Unlike some people, we actually look forward to filing and usually do so […]

Crazy Mornings in the Tate House #NGHarvest


I participated in an Influencer Program on behalf of Mom Central for Nutri-Grain. I received product samples and promotional item to thank me for participating. At 530, Aaron’s alarm starts going off.  From then, every few minutes until 6 or 615, I’m woken up because he’s hit the snooze button.  Ethan’s usually starts going off […]

Putting a different spin on homemade pizza with #JDCrumbles


#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Jimmy Dean. This could include Jimmy Dean providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. When it comes to dinner, quick and customizable is always a plus.  Add something everyone likes, such as pizza, and it’s sure to be a hit with […]