Our (nearly) free playroom makeover

I've really wanted my children to have their own playroom. See how we did it in one day for nearly free. 


quick Chicken Corn Chowder 

This simple and delicious Chicken Corn Chowder only take 30 minutes from start to finish!

Bath bomb DIY with free gift tag printable (DIY gift under $1)

Christmas is just six weeks away! (Give or take...) I don't know about you, but I could use the gift of relaxtion. Wouldn't it be nice to give the gift of relaxtion? Well you can. I made this bath bombs last week and they were the bomb dot com. (Forgive my lat 1990's humor.) 

Meatball sliders with pineapple sauce 

Do you get tired of the same old, same old? Yeah, me too.

So I decided to experiment, throw things in a pot and come up with something. And it was delicious.


Tips to photographing a toddler 

I am pretty sure I have photographed my children everyday since they were born. Well, almost everyday. 

If your child is anything like mine they are constantly in motion. I have lots of blurry photos, lots of pictures of the back of my child's head and lots of pictures of him crying because I made him sit still. 

And while I am NOT a professional photographer and have no desire to photograph anyone other than my family I have picked up a few tricks for photographing a toddler.