Okay, so I have sort of an embarrassing story. A few weeks ago I got invited to a blogger event for Athleta UTC – it’s a fitness clothing store here in San Diego. In addition to some fun giveaways in the store, they had a free yoga session. I haven’t been working on my fitness too much lately, and it’s definitely been YEARS since I’ve done yoga, but I thought it would be fun. And it was fun… until the next day. (more…)
My daughter has yet to experience her first summer, and she’s definitely not old enough to go to summer camp, but I definitely remember childhood days of being “so bored” during the summer. It’s every parent’s tedious task during the summer: finding activities to engage their kids. But what if you could find a summer camp that your kids love? A summer camp that engrosses them in art projects, science challenges and outdoor activities that make them laugh, think and express themselves with complete freedom? (more…)
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Short on time but need to give your backyard a makeover? It might sound impossible, but with some creative thinking you can completely rejuvenate your backyard in as little time as one weekend. The best thing about these quick makeovers is they cost nearly nothing at all. Read on to find out how you can makeover your backyard this weekend. (more…)
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Have you recently gotten engaged and are now in that ever important stage of… wedding planning? You’re going to need some Save the Date announcements, and Minted has just what you need. (more…)
Hoppy Easter, everybody! I hope you’re enjoying some lovely spring weather, and if not, I hope you can enjoy some soon! Today I’m sharing with you this super easy Easter egg centerpiece that I made for my home. In fact, it was so easy, I almost didn’t blog about it. I mean, it just seems TOO easy. But I often find that the easiest crafts are my favorite on Pinterest. Why? Because I KNOW I can do them. And sometimes, you just can’t think of how to craft something until you see it. (more…)
Happy April! It’s April Fools Day, but I’m not fooling you when I say this is quite the giveaway. I’m joining some great bloggers to offer this $500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. It’s being given away on April 30, so $500 could buy a really amazing Mother’s Day gift for May! (more…)
Hey, everybody! Today I want to share a recipe with you that features one of my very favorite ingredients…wait for it…wait for it… BACON! Yes, you all know how I love bacon, so when I decided to try my hand at cooking my own refried beans, you know I had to add in some bacon. (more…)
Who doesn’t love Rice Krispie treats, right? I’d say they’re probably one of the most favorite desserts out there for kids and adults alike! Why? Because they’re easy to make, and they’re super delicious! I took classic Rice Krispies treats and put a spin on them with my own mint Oreo Rice Krispie treats recipe. (more…)
It’s Pi Day! Do you know what Pi Day is? It falls on March 14 every year because the date is 3/14 or 3.14 AKA the first three digits of Pi. This year is an extra special Pi Day because 3/14/15 are the first FIVE digits of Pi. And if you wanted to go even further, 3/14/15 at 9:26 is the ULTIMATE Pi moment. So, what better way to celebrate such a monumental Pi Day than with pie?! (more…)
Okay, so I know we have all had those “hot mess” days. You know, where the baby was up from 3-4am, then you wake up late for work, you have to try to do your makeup in the car, you find out as you’re walking into work that there’s baby spit on your shirt… that sort of “hot mess” day. There’s nothing wrong with being a hot mess every once in a while though! (more…)