Special announcement we have- May the 4th be with us #babyannouncement #StarWarsDay

It’s Star Wars day. May the 4th be with us. Jersey Boy and I have an announcement we have been excitedly awaiting to share with everyone today… Oh sith! A bump in the force there has been! Pregnant I am. The reaction from my 8 year old at the end of the video had us… [Continue Reading]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pizza cake

Before taking a trip last weekend I had a cake order for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cake to make for a sweet little girl that we had the pleasure of meeting in my youngest sons kindergarten class. She was also on the basketball team and track team with my son. I wanted her to… [Continue Reading]

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Pinterest Pin worthy? Vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner

I saw a pin on Pinterest where she used hot white vinegar and Dawn to clean the tub. She let it set an hour or two and then wiped it down. Clean tub with no scrubbing? Yes please! So I got around to trying this out a couple weeks ago. So is this pin really… [Continue Reading]

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Want a workout but can’t afford the gym? Try no cost BeFit workouts

I have a few workout DVDs that I use. I have Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels, Walk Away the Lbs., Lindsay Brin DVDs but still I like to keep things mixed up and not doing the same workouts week after week. Towards the end of my Shaklee 180 journey I came across BeFit. Lionsgate BeFit is… [Continue Reading]

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How to Make Marshmallow Fondant

When I first began decorating cakes I was strictly a buttercream icing user. I never used fondant, ever. Finally I figured why not give it a try. I first bought some of the premade fondant for accent pieces on a cake. It worked for what I wanted but man oh man does that stuff not… [Continue Reading]

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Gender reveal party- all kinds of surprises- It’s a…

Jersey Boy and I had our gender reveal party over the holiday weekend since most of my family (and his parents) were all together for my birthday and/or the 4th of July celebrations anyways. My doctor only does the second trimester ultra sound at 22 weeks and our party was happening during my 18th week…  Continue Reading

Avoid the oops by shopping P&G products @Walmart #AvoidTheOops

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/ Walmart. Opinions are my own. I’m sitting in the bathroom mid go and turn to grab some toilet paper and there sits an empty roll. Oops. Combining my family of three with Jersey Boy and his daughter plus the baby due in November has our house soon doubled…  Continue Reading

Bernzomatic 3 in 1 micro torch soldering iron review

What kind of tool do you get the man who is also a bit of a pyro? Our blog contributor KC is married to a man we all call Pyro. This man loves fire. When offered the opportunity to try out the BernzOmatic ST500 3 in 1 cordless micro torch and soldering iron he seemed…  Continue Reading

The BFG movie trailer and poster #TheBFG

I had seen talk of The BFG movie a while ago but I had not read the book or knew much of what the movie was really about. While at Disney Social Media Moms celebration two weeks ago we were given a copy of the book. I snatched it up before any of the kids…  Continue Reading

Making Mama’s day a little easier with @Petco repeat delivery #sp #PetcoDelivers

This blog post is part of a paid program with Megan Media and Petco’s Repeat Delivery service. Opinions of companies and products are my own. This pregnancy has been the most difficult I have experienced. I have spent more times in the hospital just in the first trimester with this little one more than I…  Continue Reading