8 Date Ideas from Frugal To Fancy


My husband and I have been married eight years now, and we love to date each other. Even though money is tight and good babysitters are hard to come by, we really try to make it a priority to send time together, just the two of us. Here are some of our favorite date night ideas. I received tickets to … Continue reading

Home Depot Holiday Workshop


I have a confession to make. I am one of those people who try to pull of all the Christmas decorations right after Halloween. My husband hates it and says I can’t get anything out until after Thanksgiving, but I seem to be able to pull a few things out earlier and earlier each year! I am a firm believer … Continue reading

2014’s Touch a Truck Event in Phoenix this Weekend!


Since he was the tiny my little guy has loved anything with wheels. Fire trucks, police cars, garbage trucks, bikes, you name it, he wanted to know what it was called and how it worked. Now he is almost four and the obsession continues. As a Mom I know the names to construction vehicles and train cars that I have … Continue reading

Support No Kid Hungry + Get Denny’s Coupons!


I am a Denny’s Diner Brand Ambassador. As such, I received compensation and a welcome kit. All opinions are my own. There is nothing worse then the feeling of being hungry. Yet, many children in our own neighborhoods and communities face hunger everyday. In Arizona, 30% of kids struggle with hunger! That’s nearly 1 in 3! As I look at … Continue reading

Denny’s Greatest Hits Menu and Phoenix Big Surf Coupon!


I am a Denny’s Diner Brand Ambassador. As such, I received compensation and a welcome kit. All opinions are my own There is tons of new things happening at Denny’s across the nation! Here’s a peek at their really fun limited time menu and a look at some of the local Phoenix valley promotions to take advantage of before they’re … Continue reading

I Spy Printable Aquarium Activity

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I received tickets to SEA LIFE Aquarium in exchange for my honest review. The opinions expressed above are my own. Affiliate links are included in this post. I’ll receive a small commission, at no cost to you, for a purchase made through clicking on a link in this post. Summertime here in Phoenix is brutal. With temperatures well over 100, … Continue reading

Enjoying Water Parks with a Toddler

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Water parks provide many fun activities to keep cool during hot summer months. However, if you’re anything like me, taking a toddler to a water park can be a daunting task. I’ve found that with a little planning, water parks can be an enjoyable experience for the entire family. A few weeks ago, my family packed up and headed to … Continue reading

Sonoran Desert Getaway in Scottsdale Arizona

Sonoran Desert Getaway

Sometimes mama just needs to run get away… you know, escape the little people that hold you hostage day in and day out. I’ve been itching for a getaway. In the 8 years we’ve been married, I’ve gone from pregnancy to nursing four little boys back-to-back without much of a break.  I was actually planning to sneak away for a night … Continue reading

Healthy Eating For The Whole Family

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I received a Flower Child meal in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. Last month my husband and I did a whole 30 challenge. I won’t go into all the details, but for 30 days we drastically changed our diets to reset our systems and make some serious changes to the way we thought about and approached … Continue reading