He’s Two.


Well, despite my denial and insisting that he stay a baby forever, Bacon turned two.  I hate that he’s growing up, but he’s at such a fun stage, and that makes me want to freeze time.  I still have to post my Bacon of the Month Club photos for 23 and 24 months… but I’ll […]

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Usually around this time of year, I make some goals or plans and pick a word, as inspired by Marcia.  This year, I haven’t even given it any thought.  Last year I chose ‘Enhance‘ for my word.  I put a decent dent in the list, so that’s good. I did the money jar thing last […]

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Healthy Teeth for the New Year- MetLife TRICARE Dental #MetLifeTDP #IC #Sponsored


I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Influence Central for the MetLife TRICARE Dental Program. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I’ve made it no secret that I am not a fan of going to the dentist.  But, with Aaron’s retirement from the Marine Corps coming up faster and faster, […]

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Ring in the New Year with King Julian & Netflix! #StreamTeam


My kids all loved the Madagascar movies, especially those penguins.  So when Netflix announced that they’d be airing a show called All Hail King Julien, I knew it would be a hit with the kids.  For those of you without a million kids, King Julien is a character from the movies.  He stars in this […]

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Breakfast with Santa


A few weeks before Christmas, around Thanksgiving, I received a call from the elementary school asking if I was OK with our family being nominated for a special breakfast with Santa event they were having on the Saturday before Christmas.  She said the kids would get a gift from Santa, and it sounded like something […]

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Behind the Scenes with the Dr Pepper Snapple Group #DPSBalance


Aaron loves Dr Pepper.  It’s his soda of choice, and what he orders when we eat out.  So when given the chance to learn more about the company behind Dr Pepper, I figured why not? I was surprised to learn just how many beverages the Dr Pepper Snapple Group encompasses.  They are the people behind […]

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