Mom on the Mountain

It was 15 degrees and we had been skiing for about four hours.  She started the day with a breakdown over a severe headache (too tight googles), but had picked up the pace.  In fact she was actually enjoying the … Continue reading →


I Know It Free and Fun Math Practice

When practicing analog time telling at the crack of dawn this morning (it’s a weekend so why not get up super early?), I found a great new to me website called I Know It.  This is a great practice site … Continue reading →

After School Meltdowns

I knew every day it was coming and even when I thought I was best prepared, it took me by surprise and shook my mood.  She would tumble off the bus with a smile, but with in seconds, she was … Continue reading →

Prepare for Frigid Temps with Lands End Sale

I love Lands End’s kids’ snow pants.  Now is the perfect time to get a pair of Stormer Bibs.  I can speak from experience to say that these are durable and warm! You can start two places for 2% cashback … Continue reading →

He Brings Comfort

I am thankful for our dog , Flint even when we want to vacation and are paying a mortgage payment for his boarding. Though he can be hyper he brings so much peace and calm to our home. His latest … Continue reading →

Tree Day

It starts on a joyous day in early December where you bring out all the decorations and get ready for the holiday. You cut down the tree, bring it in admiring its splendor, enjoying wafts of delightful smells. The children … Continue reading →

Garnet Hill $5 Lunch Boxes and More! 

Garnet Hill always has great styles on high quality products, but that comes at a price. Not right now though! Get their amazing backpacks for $14 and lunch boxes for $5! I bought these a few years ago for my … Continue reading →

Ski Shawnee for Less Than $25 a Person

Today Local Flavor is offering 25% off with the code Festive. Combine that with the two tickets to ski Shawnee for $65 and you get lift tickets for less than $25 a person! This is unheard of. Read the fine … Continue reading →

The Little Elf…

Both my children have asked for an Elf in the Shelf for years and we couldn’t have been prouder of the fact that we avoided it. I’d smile with glee as people complained about forgetting to move him or sigh … Continue reading →

Free Disney Frozen Play Doh Set For New Top Cash Back Members 

New Top Cash Back members can score this great play doh set. Perfect for the holidays or as a birthday gift. Just follow the link and always read the fine print!  Purchase through Walmart and you will receive cash back after … Continue reading →