Feb 29

Top 10 Cookbooks

It’s no secret that I love to cook.  I know cookbooks are a little outdated (everyone uses Google these days, right?).  I guess I’m an old school nerd because I love to flip through cookbooks and see the colorful pages and, well, touch them.  I think they look so pretty on the shelf and I …

Continue reading »

Oct 16

Swim with the Dolphins at Sea World – My Review

We moved this summer and things have been, well, crazy!  I have taken quite a long blogging hiatus, but it’s nice to be back.  We recently returned from a vacation to California to go to Disneyland (shocking, I know!) and Sea World.  Our 11 year old daughter adores dolphins and has saved for a long …

Continue reading »

Apr 15

How to Save Money at Disneyland: Second Edition

You may have noticed I haven’t been blogging as much as usual.  I have been having a reoccurrence of some health issues from years past and it’s been a rough winter.  Here’s to a better Spring! Spring also has brought a new edition of the book I wrote called, “The Cheap Family’s Guide to Disneyland; …

Continue reading »

Mar 19

Purely Elizabeth Review + Overnight Oatmeal Recipe

I had the privilege of reviewing the brand Purely Elizabeth and it was a delight.  I found the ingredients to be very high quality as well as delicious. In fact, I had to stop eating so I could do the review and still have some left to show you guys!  As you know, I am …

Continue reading »

Mar 05

My Castle House Review

Our family goes to Disneyland several times a year.  Last year we went a record (for us) 6 times!  We have stayed at a lot of hotels, some nice (the Grand Californian) and some not so nice (Del Sol).  We usually like to stay very close to the park so we can walk to and …

Continue reading »

Dec 18

LDS Ward Christmas Party “Let Him In”

A few weeks before the Ward Christmas Party, my husband and I were asked to be in charge as an assignment (not a calling) by our Bishop.  Our budget was initially $500, but when we priced things out, we saw we might need a little more and ended up spending around $600.  We would be …

Continue reading »

Nov 05

Buttons Cloth Diaper Review & Giveaway!

Hello there!  We are pleased to bring to you a  Buttons Cloth Diaper review and giveaway.  I had the opportunity to try a Buttons diaper for a few weeks so I could review it.  I was very pleased with the quality and construction as well as with the look and function of the diaper. Buttons …

Continue reading »

Oct 08

Cloth Diapers 101: With Charlene Freestone

Charlene Freestone, a cloth diaper expert, an admin on the diapering group, Chic Utah’s Moms on facebook, and owner of the blog C, G & Mr. B, graciously allowed me to take some videos of her beginning Cloth Diapers Class held in Lehi, Utah.  You will see 6 videos here in this post that were …

Continue reading »

Oct 01

Top 5 Cloth Diapers (Organic & Unbleached)

While my husband and 13 year old were on a vacation, I decided to cloth diaper our one year old baby (I had decided to when he was first born as well, but never followed through). At that time, he had a horrible rash on his entire stomach all the way up to his chest …

Continue reading »

Sep 01

Zipzicle Recipes & Giveaway

I recently had the chance to review Zipzicle popsicle bags.  There is a giveaway on our Facebook page going on right now.  I am smitten! They are great for a quick healthy snack and are so much healthier than Otter Pops.  I think they are such a great idea! I just made 45 Zipzicle popsicles …

Continue reading »

Older posts «