Master Bath Update and Win a $500 Visa Gift Card

April 14, 2014 by 50 Comments

This post brought to you by Integrity Windows and Doors . All opinions are 100% mine. I’m always working on something around the house.  After painting the master bedroom, we moved into the master bath, toning down the walls with Gray Owl Paint, this time …continue reading

How to Add Trim to a Mirror

March 20, 2014 by 11 Comments

This post brought to you by Elmer’s ProBond Advanced. All opinions are 100% mine. We added chair rail to Little B’s bedroom the other day and it made the room look more finished.  Since then, I’ve been walking around the house trying to find more …continue reading

Choosing Health #WalkitOff

March 4, 2014 by Leave a Comment

Today is March 4th — Stud and I were married in McKinney, fourteen years ago! We exchanged vows during a sweet ceremony at a church near my parent’s home, followed by a beautiful reception in downtown McKinney, at Heard-Craig Hall — an elegant location with …continue reading

Spring Flowers on the Porch

February 26, 2014 by 6 Comments

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fellowes for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Small shoots of green are starting to sprout in the grass.  We’ll have a few more cold mornings, but little touches of Spring are such a …continue reading

Why I Love My Miele – Final Post in Series

February 13, 2014 by 4 Comments

Why I Love My Miele.  Six months ago I was invited to New Jersey on my first “business trip” as a blogger.  There, I was introduced to Miele, a family owned German vacuum company that began in the 1920s.  We sat through several hours of …continue reading

Sing Your Heart Out in the Shower

February 11, 2014 by 12 Comments

This post brought to you by Kohler Co.. All opinions are 100% mine. I keep begging Little B to stop growing up, but it’s not working.  As hard as it is to watch the years fly by, this tween stage is so sweet.  It’s fun …continue reading

Send More Love – CUTE Cards

February 4, 2014 by Leave a Comment

This post brought to you by All opinions are 100% mine. It’s almost heart day!   And to sweeten the day even more, go to and use code: SENDMORELOVE to enjoy 3 cards for just $6.  Mail all 3 to yourself for free or …continue reading

Tips for Staying Well

January 29, 2014 by Leave a Comment

This post brought to you by Fellowes . All opinions are 100% mine. I always took pride in how chilled I was about germs — until this year!  It seems like my boys have had way more than their fair share of colds and viruses!  …continue reading

Holiday Tips and Treats

December 21, 2013 by Leave a Comment

This post brought to you by Bed Bath & Beyond. All opinions are 100% mine. Moni and Pa (my in-laws) are coming soon!  I’m so excited to surprise BBB and my hubby – so far I haven’t given it away!  I have a little something …continue reading

A Little Help for the Holidays from Kraft

December 18, 2013 by Leave a Comment

It is finally feeling like winter here in Texas!!! When the sun sets early and there’s a bit of a chill in the air, I totally crave comfort food!!! I wish I had more time to devote to cooking – quick & easy and little …continue reading

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