Boating: The Activity for All

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“I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” I’ve already told you all about how a boat is the happiest place on earth. Now I’m going to show you that boating really is for everyone. Yes… it doesn’t matter if… 

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A New Bed for an “Old” Room

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Our adoption process is a long slow one, so to occupy my mind I’ve been collecting old quilts and vintage mirrors for her room. I thought the room needed the perfect old bed, but after searching junk shows, thrift shops, and antique stores, I just couldn’t find the one. I realized that I might be… 

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Roasted Corn Salad

Roasted Corn Salad

A few weeks ago my mom came to North Dakota, and taught me how to make this AMAZING salad. It was so amazing that I have made it FIVE times since then. Yes, we have eaten this delicious corn salad a total of six times in about three weeks. It’s too amazing for me not… 

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Enjoy the Sun without the Sunburn

Enjoy the Sun without the Sunburn

“I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Banana Boat® Sun Care. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for participating.” This is Jack, his skin is so light it’s practically translucent. He’s got the token strawberry blonde hair and freckles to… 

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Rock the House

How to Add Cultuured Stone to House

This is my parents house. A big house, that’s gorgeous on the inside, but is seriously lacking on the outside. Just before my parents bought it the bank had the whole house covered in this siding. Nothing is wrong with the siding, but it needs some color, some stone, maybe some cedar shakes or board and… 

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The Perfect Playgroup Snack- A Havarti Party!

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“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Arla Dofino. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” As a mom of a 4 and 5 year old boys, playdates are what we do. Ideally playdates would be… 

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The Happiest Place on Earth

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“I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” You’ve all heard that Disney is supposedly the Happiest Place on Earth, but I’ve got news for you. The happiest place on earth is actually a lot closer than California, a… 

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Fluffernutter Bites for Father’s Day

Fluffernutter Bites and Cream Soda for Father's Day

Growing up one of Matt’s favorite traditions with his dad was to eat “fluffernutter” sandwiches with cream soda. Now that he’s grown it’s a tradition that Matt has carried on with the boys. For Father’s Day I wanted to make Matt and his dad something that would remind them of this special father-son tradition. Of course… 

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