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Best Mattress, Best Sleep: Sapira by Leesa (+ $200 Discount!)

June 7, 2017 | in: happy home, shopping

We are having the best sleep of our lives on our Sapira by Leesa mattress.  After fifteen years of marriage, there is one thing that Chris and I are just …more

Tree Ornament Storage to Keep Treasures Safe

January 10, 2017 | in: happy home, holiday fun

🎄 This weekend all our Christmas and winter holiday decorations were put away. It was a fun family effort, with all five of wrapping and working together…but it is such …more

Festive Front Doors with Tree Classics Garlands

December 15, 2016 | in: happy home, holiday fun

I am so over getting up on ladders to hang holiday lights, or putting hours into wrapping the front yard greenery in a complicated lighting system. But I still want …more

Where do YOU store your family medicines? #OTCSafety

June 10, 2014 | in: happy home, healthy living

Our house does not have any medicine cabinets. None. When we moved in I embraced the modern mirrors above the sinks and the minimalist look of simple drawer storage. What …more

#DisneySide @ Home Celebration: Disney Family Brunch

February 22, 2014 | in: Disney, happy home, vlogs, yummy

Last weekend my family and I showed our #DisneySide and hosted five families for a Disney-themed brunch. Great friends, good food and and an adorable party kit provided by the …more

Get Organized in the New Year: momAgenda Planners

January 5, 2014 | in: happy home, products I love, vlogs

I am a huge fan of keeping all of my work, personal and kid appointments in a momAgenda planner. Until I began keeping track of all events in our family …more

Halloween Class Party Ideas from Hershey’s {sponsored}

October 22, 2013 | in: Halloween, happy home

I am not the craftiest mama on the planet, but I fake it thanks to the Internet. As a room mother, sites like Pinterest, favorite blogs and creative hubs like …more

{sponsored} GIVEAWAY: momAgenda Desktop & More Back to School Deals

I am a member of the momAgenda Council of Media Moms, for which I receive review product and compensation for my consulting and engagement on behalf of the momAgenda brand. …more

GIVEAWAY: New momAgenda Desktop Planner – Gorgeous Bright Colors!

April 23, 2013 | in: giveaways, happy home, products I love

I am a member of the momAgenda Council of Media Moms, for which I receive review product and compensation for my consulting and engagement on behalf of the momAgenda brand. …more

Clorox Ick-tionary: The New Language of Mess for Parents

April 9, 2013 | in: happy home, products I love, vlogs

Go to Icktionary.com and Add YOUR Messy, Icky Words! I am a strong, independent, educated woman…and as a mom of three kids, a good hunk of my day is spent …more

Easy Homemade Gifts on Home Made Simple

March 27, 2013 | in: art, happy home

DIY Thank you Gift Ideas A slideshow by Jessica McFadden for Home Made Simple What better way to express gratitude from the heart than with a beautiful gift made by …more

Heart of Haiti Gifts for the Stars in Your Life

I get to spend my days, my life, with truly the most wonderful people I have ever met: my children and my husband. Awakening to the chaos of their clanging …more

Spring & Summer Fashion: Organizing, not shopping

May 19, 2009 | in: happy home, hot mama, ramblings, style

Click on the photos in this post for notes, if you’re the ohhhh-ahhh-organization-Real-Simple-Apartment-Therapy voyeur type. I have received a surprising amount of emails from fellow moms asking if I was …more