Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea

Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea

Disclosure: “This post was sponsored by Colorwear as part of an In-Home Party Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea It is summer the kids are home and crawling all over me like ants on a dropped piece of dinner. They are scurrying from one room to another in search of picking a fight with one another. That is what it seems to be the story of my summer. I need a break, so I invited some of my ...

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The 7 Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday

The Seven Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday

The 7 Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday I didn't realize our marriage was in trouble or that I was in trouble. I loved him and he loved me, but somewhere under all the work and responsibility, we lost our plan. I got everything done. I checked each task off the list. I was breathing, but I wasn't living. I was knee deep in Cheerios ground into the rug and fingerprints and face plants on the glass. I was on calls or on the computer or at some child's activity. I was many things, but ...

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Why Do You Need an Emergency Fund?

Why Do You Need an Emergency Fund?

Why Do You Need an Emergency Fund? Why do you need an emergency fund (part 1) ? As some of the readers may have noticed, my regular series "How to thrive and not just survive under $30,000 a year" has not been around for a few weeks. One of the major reasons is because of a hard financial lesson I just learned. Most of the information in my blog posts comes from my own personal experience and doing a lot of research to figure out how to run the "business" that is my family the best I ...

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Gluten Free Tuna Stuffed Avocados Recipe

gluten free tuna stuffed avocado

Gluten Free Tuna Stuffed Avocados Recipe It's officially back to school season ya'll! It's time to get back into the school routine, and out of our summer mindset. One of the things that means for me is meal planing. I meal plan during the summer as well, but that is usually just for dinners and events. During the school year I like to plan all meals and snacks ahead of time so we can all stay on a smooth schedule. As most of you know, my husband is gluten and dairy free, so the rest ...

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How to Start Building an Emergency Fund?

How to Start Building an Emergency Fund?

How to Start Building an Emergency Fund? Last week I talked about creating an emergency fund and why it is so important. Now let's talk about how to jump in and get started. How much should you save? This is an easy, yet highly individual question. Depending on how out of out of debt you already are and what the job market is in your field and area. Generally I would say 3-6 months is a safe bet, but 6-9 is probably best. Take a hard look at your budget and decide what your needs in an ...

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Diet Dr Pepper and Walmart: Teaming up to share in the Summer FUNd

Dr Pepper® Summer FUNd at Walmart

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Diet Dr Pepper®. The opinions and text are all mine. Diet Dr Pepper and Walmart: Teaming up to share in the Summer FUNd Summer is in full swing and that means vacations, sitting by the pool, a lake, the beach, the river or just hanging out on the front porch with friends, watching people, or in my case watching the bunnies frolic in the front yard. Whatever activities summertime brings it should include Diet Dr Pepper because it’s ...

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Easy Recipe for Apple Turnovers

Easy Recipe for Apple Turnovers

Easy Recipe for Apple Turnovers Easy Recipe for Apple Turnovers It's that time again for sweet, juicy and ripe apples. I just love the smell of baking apples, it makes our house smell so good. One of my favorite fall treat are the traditional apple turnovers. It's perfect for breakfast or snack and you can just make lots of it, freeze some and just heat up in the microwave when you want to eat them. If you love apple turnovers too then here's my Easy Recipe for Apple Turnovers. Ingredients 1 ...

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