As always, I believe it keeping it real with you guys so TRUST me when I say I am so far from the crafting type it’s not even funny. I have more projects pinned on Pinterest then I know what to do with and if we’re being honest, I know darn well I’ll never make half of them lol. Plain masquerade masks for decorating I was searching for birthday ideas for Reese (Countdown…a little over a month before I have a 9-year-old) because she was considering having a masquerade themed birthday party. Well that all went out the window when I burst…

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Unicorn Valentine Gift Ideas for Tweens They’re Sure To Love Valentine’s Day is almost here, and you might be wondering what to do about your tween daughter when it comes to getting her gifts. Since they alternate from standoffish to affectionate, it can be really hard to get a reading on what she might like. Believe me, I know. I’ve got my Reese and I love her to pieces but as you know, being the mom of a tween is never easy. One minute I’m her favorite person, and the next I’m as uncool as Steve Urkel. And the kids…

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This shopper has been compensated by SheSpeaks, Inc., The Coca-Cola Company, and Mondelez International group. All opinions are mine alone.  Football Finger Foods Football season doesn’t end until December 31st, and then the playoffs start up again on January 6, and you know what that means? It’s time to stock the pantry and fridge with some cool football finger foods and refreshments. Now I’m excited about the kickoffs, but when my friend’s come over, I want to make sure that I’ve got everything we’ll need to make game time more enjoyable. Football finger foods and drinks are essential during the kickoffs…

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Do you know what I love almost as much as I love Christmas itself? The Freeform TV / ABC 25 Days of Christmas movie marathon that runs every day all day from December 1st through December 25. It’s when Reese and I spend long afternoon’s on the couch eating popcorn, drinking hot chocolate and catching up on our favorite holiday movies like The Nightmare Before Christmas, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, The Polar Express and Disney’s A Christmas Carol (2009) and Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas myheavenlyrecipes.com || themomentsathome.com || recipesfromapantry.com || themondaybox.com If you have not had a chance to check out the Freeform…

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)This is a paid collaboration on behalf of Shriner’s Hospitals and Soflential. All opinions expressed in this post are my own and are not a reflection on Shriner’s Hospitals. Holiday Baking with Kids Holiday Baking with Kids: Making it Fun and Safe for Everyone Here come the holidays! Reese and I love baking together any time of the year, but we especially love it around holiday time. It’s been our tradition since she was just 3 years old. Reese loves baking cupcakes, cookies, cakes, and pies too. She loves it so much that she started making baking kits for kids to…

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