Traveling While Remote Learning During a Pandemic
October 4, 2020

Traveling While Remote Learning During a Pandemic

Sometimes all you need is a change of scenery when things seem to be so heavy, like the state of the world. Remote learning is not my forte, but I do what I need to do. It's got to get done! We are not a family that sits still. We love to take road trips and discover new places. So, when we stayed in Heber Overgaard, we drove to Pinetop to eat lunch and decided we needed to go back. This time would be different though. Traveling during a pandemic takes careful thought. We are in the middle of a pandemic where traveling is less appealing to some, but with the right tools, we make it happen. We just …

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Why I Took a Vacation During a Pandemic
September 17, 2020

Why I Took a Vacation During a Pandemic

Nothing like this could have ever been planned.  I've stayed home during the Covid-19 pandemic as instructed with my family. Recently, with the Covid-19 outbreak has caused so much fear and stress. Mental health during the Covid-19 Pandemic is a topic that most people avoid but I found myself jumping on the crazy train. I took my family hostage with me on the train while in quarantine. Isolating while staying home has taken me to a place where my mental health has declined. This virus nicknamed the Corona virus has taken over our lives. Staying home is not my cup of tea but I have listened and obeyed the rules for the sake of my family and others. Everyone reacts differently …

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13 Top DIY Halloween Treats
September 16, 2020

13 Top DIY Halloween Treats

One of my favorite Holiday's is Halloween.  Why? Because it's an opportunity to spend time with the kids making crafts and sweet treats.  We love decorating in our family.  One year my friend made an awesome Halloween Pinata! But we really love decorating sweet treats, spooky treats, creepy treats and scary treats.  So, here's a list of my top 13 favorite diy treats I created for you all. Enjoy! Sweet Monster Rolls - Mom Junky These sweet rolls are going to be a conversation starter at any of your Halloween get togethers. You would never know by looking at them that they are made out of Hawaiian sweet rolls because they look just like a dessert versus a side at your every day meal. Definitely a must …

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How to Make DIY Sweet Monster Rolls
September 14, 2020

How to Make DIY Sweet Monster Rolls

I can't wait for Halloween! We start decorating and getting ready in September. I like everything about it but I especially like making sweet treats for parties.  There are so many options and fun candy and props to make DIY spooky, creepy, Halloween sweet treats. This year I decided to make Sweet Monster Rolls.  The most important ingredients are the rolls, of course.  I love sweet rolls with dinner, especially King's Hawaiian Dinner Rolls.  They can brighten up any meal with their soft and chewy, light and fluffy, melt in your mouth deliciousness. So, how does one create a Sweet Monster Roll? And is there anything sweet about monsters? If you make them like I do, yes.  They are adorable and delicious and a great conversation starter …

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7 Awesome DIY Halloween Crafts for Kids
September 14, 2020

7 Awesome DIY Halloween Crafts for Kids

 Halloween has to be one of my favorite holidays. It wasn't until I had children.  It brings out the kid in me and we have so much fun preparing for it.  We love doing Halloween crafts. Plus I get to go through their candy and stash the good stuff. 1. Dollar Tree Halloween Crystal Ball Craft 2. Craft Stick Spider Craft 3. DIY Mummy Water Bottles 4. How to Make Easy Slime Recipe- Oozing Blood Slime for Halloween 5. Cute Halloween Bat Crafts for Kids 6. DIY Halloween Window Clings 7. Free Halloween Coffin Favor Boxes Template But the best way to enjoy Halloween with children is to make spooky, creepy, scary, Halloween DIY crafts.  I found some easy and fun Halloween projects for us to try from some crafty bloggers.  Check them …

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Entenmann’s® Mini Acts of Kindness Sweepstakes
September 11, 2020

Entenmann’s®  Mini Acts of Kindness Sweepstakes

Entenmann’s provided me with coupons to redeem product and a gift card so that you could share my thoughts and information about Entenmann’s products. There's no time like the present to show mini acts of kindness. We all need to give and receive some kindness. This summer my sons' and I discovered rock painting. We put kind notes on them and dropped them off at neighbors' doors while they were gone. Recently, I had a friend who was struggling so I made a basket and adding a couple of the rocks with some goodies like Entenmann’s® Mini Cakes and a furry friend to cuddle. Entenmann’s knows about busy moms, always on the move, so their snack options help make life easier while satisfying your …

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3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Be Taking Seed's Daily Synbiotic Probiotic
September 8, 2020

3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Be Taking Seed's Daily Synbiotic Probiotic

Hello, my name is Lucee, I’m 49 years-old and I just started taking Seed Daily Synbiotic. I’ve never taken any kind of probiotic long term up until now, which is a little embarrassing. I’ve had bad bloating issues all my life. I’ve been asked if I’m pregnant so many times, I just started saying yes. I’ve gone on “flatten your belly” diets, removed dairy, removed wheat, drank more water, cut out certain foods and vegetables. You name it, I’ve done it. Little did I know that probiotics could help with digestive health including bloating. But is Seed's Daily Synbiotic the best probiotic for me? The only way to know would be to try it! I always knew I should be taking one, just like I always knew that I …

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8 Travel Hacks for During a Pandemic
September 3, 2020

8 Travel Hacks for During a Pandemic

After six months of quarantine for Covid-19 and now three weeks of being stuck in the house with my husband away, I was about to lose it.  It is so hot in Phoenix and there are only so many indoor summer activities one can do. The boys were aching to go outside and it's too hot to do any back yard activities. Of course, we aren't going on any play dates and we don't have a pool so we decided to take a short road trip to a hotel that had a pool.  Yes, we stayed at a hotel basically to use their pool. Apparently, we are not alone. So, we are thinking of travel hacks for during a pandemic (always thinking ahead). Of …

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5 Reasons to Purchase the Cinemood 360 Portable Movie Theater
September 1, 2020

5 Reasons to Purchase the Cinemood 360 Portable Movie Theater

. Nowadays, people are longing to go to the movies but Covid-19 has taken away that privilege for a while.  Families are looking for new ways to watch movies in a movie style setting.  But home theaters can be pricey. Cinemood 360 Portable Movie Theater is the new movie theater for our family and the best portable projector with a big screen without the cost. This home theater is the cost of my family going to the movies six times! My favorite feature is that you that you can remotely control from your phone. We don't go to the movies too often; even before Covid-19.  It's a whole production sometimes with finding the right time to fit everyone's schedule, the right …

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Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day with Entenmann's + Giveaway
August 2, 2020

Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day with Entenmann's + Giveaway

Boy, is it hot here in Phoenix! We hit 121 degrees the other day.  But there is still a couple of windows of time during the day that we can sneak out; early in the morning and around dinnertime.  Of course, there's nothing like a yummy cold treat when we are in the back yard, whether we are out there for bounce house water fun or a barbecue! Summers are what we look forward to all year. And we always have something cold to cool us down. Ice cream desserts are out favorite.  We also love Entenmann's donuts, especially the chocolate.  So, we combined the two to make delicious donut ice cream sandwiches.  This is a really simple recipe that the kids can enjoying making …

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