A Mission to Save ‘Family Time’ – Starting with Summer Vacation at Kalahari Resorts!

June 22, 2014
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One of our favorite places to visit –ever- is the Wisconsin Dells Kalahari Resorts. We’ve gone there every year now for three years. One year we went three times!! We’ve had such a blast there, that our kids beg for it on an almost nightly basis. We read the story often, wear the clothes – all of these things just bring us right back to dreaming about our next family trip to the Kalahari. Recently Kalahari discovered an article that {Read More}

BISSELL Symphony All in One Vacuum and Steam Mop – for the Clean Freaks like myself #BissellatBestBuy

May 13, 2014
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  The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. All opinions are 100% my own. If you came to my house right now, you might not believe what I am about to tell you because the rest of my house doesn’t show it: I am a NEAT {floor} freak.  I cannot stand walking onto a crumb-filled hard floor. And pretty much most mornings {Read More}

2nd Trimester Pregnancy Symptoms

May 3, 2014
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13-27 weeks. Baby grows from the size of a peach to a rutabaga (just a little bigger than a head of lettuce)! Baby already has fingerprints and a heart beat (developed first trimester) and now develops face and ears! Plus vocal cords and much of the brain! Tons goes on with baby during the second trimester, and you will definitely notice a lot of changes in you too! Second Trimester Mommy: Feeling good! You might start feeling better as the {Read More}

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 28, 2013
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Happy Thanksgiving! There are so many things in life to be thankful for, I hope you are able to spend time celebrating with loved ones today, whether in spirit or in person!

Sunshine means Deck Staining!

June 28, 2013
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Our deck looks like new! Staining is actually fairly simple, just time consuming and requires some patience. On Thursday morning I woke up to the sound of my husband outside washing out deck. Apparently there is a chance of rain every day for the rest of eternity, so Thursday (the only day without a chance here in Rochester) was the day the deck needed to be stained. Last week we had re-strengthened the deck (holding the handrail felt like I {Read More}