New Advent Calendar – I’m So Excited!!!

Okay, so four years ago I created my very first homemade advent calendar using cardboard, paper and magazine cut-outs and I was pretty proud of myself and we have enjoyed using it! But it was starting to getting a little weary and dusty and worn out and I was itching to do something different this year. I started perusing Pinterest for inspiration with the following criteria in mind: Inexpensive Easy to make Not going to take up too much space {Read More}

Top Ten Tuesday: My Favorite iPhone Apps

I am joining once again with Top Ten Tuesday, previously hosted by OhAmanda and now at its new home at ManyLittleBlessings. After about a year and three-quarters with my iPhone, I have come to appreciate rely heavily desperately need my iPhone to do most everything. Since I have apparently lost a great portion of my brain cells to pregnancy and baby-brain, my iPhone has become my brain-outside-my-brain and is a great resource for me to stay somewhat organized and on {Read More}

Original & Fun Gift Ideas

I just wanted to take a moment to share about some lovely friends of mine who make original and fun creations that could potentially be great gift ideas for your friends and family or maybe even for me!  Hahaha – joking…..but totally serious! First of all, let me tell you about Bethany Vanderputten, who you may remember, is the talented artist who painted the beautiful header for my blog.  She does amazing work that she has transformed into a myriad of {Read More}

Shutterfly me to Christmas Card Heaven!

I recently heard about Shutterfly.com from a friend’s blog and when I went to check them out, I was totally impressed!  This year I am just so busy with being back at work and with two very busy little kids running around that I’ve barely had time to even think about getting Christmas cards made.  In the past I have sometimes designed my own, but this year I knew it would be so much easier to use a template.  I’ve {Read More}

iPhone App Review: MealBoard

As a brand new iPhone 4 owner, I am still learning how to use my phone and am discovering the joys of apps!  I have found a few that I really love and thought I would share them with you, if you happen to have an iPhone or iPod Touch or iPad where you could enjoy them as well. My first iPhone App Review will be for an app called MealBoard which currently costs $1.99 in the iTunes app store. I LOVE {Read More}