Stay At Home Dates

stay at home dates

Stay At Home DatesI often wonder what keeps a relationship alive other than love. The answer is making time for one another. I know time gets away from us and our lives are fill of all the things on our to do list but really we need to step back and clear a night to make time for the person that you promised to love forever. I have several posts on cheap date ideas.  This is a sampling of ideas to try at home. I take every Friday night and my husband and I go to the gym to swim together. ...

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Valentines Day Crafts – Striking Decorated Soaps

Valentines Day Crafts

Looking for Valentines Day Crafts? Check out this Striking Decorated Soap Craft which you can give to your loved ones as present for Valentine's Day!Striking Decorated Soap Craft It’s time to embellish hearts, purchase candy, and sharpen Cupid’s arrows. February is nearing and that means Valentine’s Day. The holiday is full of love and appreciation, but too often we are overwhelmed with gifts of chocolate and roses. Please don’t get me wrong- I have a soft spot for a piece of good ...

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Valentine Crafts for Kids: Valentine Wreaths

valentine wreaths

Valentine Crafts for Kids How to Make Valentine WreathsI decided it would be fun to make Valentine wreaths with my children. This wreath cost less than $10 and took about thirty minutes from start to finish. I completed this Valentine Crafts for Kids project with my children both five and under so it is very versatile.Valentine Crafts for Kids Valentine Wreaths Materials:Tulle: 2 yards Embroidery ring Tape Ribbon Felt Beads Needle ThreadInstructions: ...

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DIY Valentines Day Butterfly Pops

DIY Valentines Day Butterfly Pops

DIY Valentines Day Butterfly PopsLooking for a fun and easy Valentines Day craft for your kids to do? How about these DIY Valentines Day Butterfly Pops? They are oh-so-cute, easy to make, and would make perfect gifts for classmates and friends! It only takes a few things (some that you might already have at home!) and a little bit of creativity and you are all set! Let's check them out: ...

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How To Tackle Your Goals

kids in the snow

I often wonder if a journey to a goal can be seen. I want to challenge myself not to achieve a single goal but to live my life with a daily purpose. This year I am choosing to be happy. I am choosing to make choices that will result in happiness. I am choosing to look at the half full glass the silver lining. I am determined not to look at the bad in an event but the lesson it taught me.Some may say to live your life without looking at the negative is dangerous. I say living your life ...

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Non Candy Valentines Day Creative Ideas

Non Candy Valentines Day Creative Ideas

Non Candy Valentines Day Creative IdeasJust like Halloween and Christmas, Valentine's Day is one of the sweetest day of the year with all the candy overload, if you want some fun ideas to hand out this Valentine's Day except for candies then we have some suggestions for you. Make Valentine's Day special for you and your family by making it memorable with fun Non Candy Valentines Day Creative Ideas that you can gift them with or that you can work on together. We compiled our favorite crafts ...

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Money Savings Challenge: 52 Week Savings Plan

52 Week Savings Plan

Money Savings Challenge: The 52 Week Savings Plan This year, one of my goal is to challenge myself to save money and be frugal. I know that if I do this in the long run it will benefit me and my family. One of the Savings Challenge that I want to do is the 52 Week Savings Plan. I saw this first from one of my friend and I immediately got interested. If you will look at the chart below, you can see that it's something realistic. Unlike other money savings plan with this Savings Challenge you ...

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New Year Good Luck Recipes

good luck recipes

Good Luck RecipesDo you follow traditions such as preparing Good Luck Recipes for New Year's eve? Some cultures believe that there are some good luck recipes that should be served in hope of having more luck, prosperity and good health for the coming new year. We could all use some extra luck right? So why not try to ring in the new year with a feast of these delicious good luck food. Anyway, you've got nothing to lose but instead you'll have a feast of yummy food to enjoy with your family ...

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Cocktails and Mocktails Recipes

mocktails for kids

Cocktails and Mocktails Recipes   I have kids and unfortunately they are not old enough to drink beverages with alcohol nor do I really want them to be old enough yet or drink. We  developed these Cocktails and Mocktails Recipes for them and myself. I do not drink but I hate going to a party and being the only one that doesn't drink. I am a girly girl and I love a good looking drink without alcohol. I am the kind of chick that drives people to drink. HA, HA, HA,  what I love about this ...

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