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Disclosure: This post was provided by eAccountable and contains affiliate links that may yield commissions earned at no cost to you. I love creating my own unique Christmas cards to share with my family and friends. Designing the card and seeing them come to life gives me a thrill, not to mention a future family […]

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Cloth Diaper Giveaway

My days of diapering kids are long gone, but I know so many families welcoming precious babies into the world this year. Some will opt for the convenience of disposable diapers, but more and more parents are choosing to “go green” by using cloth diapers for their children. Upon a review of my office closet, […]

Debunking Flu Shot Myths

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post by MinuteClinic. My husband never wants to get a flu shot. He says he doesn’t need one. When I press him, he says he will get the flu after getting a flu shot. Of course, he’s not the only one who believes this. In fact, many people claim they […]

2016 Mazda CX-5 – A Review

I recently had the pleasure of driving the 2016 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring FWD, and discovered there is a lot to like about this car. From functionality and fuel efficiency to comfort and aesthetics, there’s not a lot that’s missing from this vehicle. When on the road, the 2016 Mazda CX-5 wastes no time getting […]


Set Sail with Seuss at Sea

Carnival Cruise Lines prides itself on being the “Fun Ships,” and with the introduction of the Seuss at Sea program, the cruise line continues to deliver on that moniker. The program, which debuted on the Carnival Splendor in March 2014, partners Carnival with Dr. Seuss Enterprises on a number of programs aimed at both children […]

Going “Wild” at Wilderness at the Smokies

This spring, Wilderness at the Smokies in Sevierville, Tenn., introduced a new addition to its Lake Wilderness Outdoor Waterpark that is sure to thrill the entire family. For me, The Wall waterslide resembles a roller coaster: It starts with the fun twists and turns common to most waterslides, before it drops riders (up to two […]

At Home

Get Your Backyard Ready for Fall Entertaining

For many of us, fall is a great time to head outside to enjoy the fresh air and cooler temperatures. In fact, we can’t wait to relax with friends or host a cookout. But is your backyard ready for guests? If you’re looking for more ways to dress up your backyard beyond just raking the […]

Going Green the Easy Way

I try to do my part to help the environment. I turn off the water while brushing my teeth. I try to recycle as much as I can. I even stop (occasionally) to pick up litter on the side of my street as I drive through my neighborhood to my house. But, sometimes, I don’t […]


Top 5 Wedding Trends for 2014

With the increasing popularity of wedding shows on TV, more and more brides are seeking ways to create a “beyond your wildest dreams” nuptial experience. And it goes beyond just the ceremony and reception, extending to pre- and post-wedding events such as rehearsal dinners and farewell brunches and everything in between. “We have noticed an […]

Three Questions To Ask When Selecting Men’s Wedding Rings

This is a sponsored post from shaneco. Although they receive much less attention than their counterparts across the altar, men’s wedding rings are a significant and central part of a marriage ceremony as much as the woman’s ring. Tradition and custom are deeply engrained in many people’s understanding of marriage etiquette, of course, and there […]

Under Review

2015 Mitsubishi Mirage – A Review

After a few days driving the 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage, I discovered there is a lot to love in this hatchback. From fuel efficiency and safety to great features and options, the Mirage proved itself as the ideal choice for first-time drivers and new families. Here’s a closer look at what makes the Mitsubishi Mirage worth […]

2014 Kia Soul – A Review

When I was offered the chance to drive and review the 2014 Kia Soul, I jumped at the chance. After driving a SUV for the last 11 years, I began wondering if a return to a smaller car might be a good fit for me. However, with two young kids, I wasn’t sure how a […]