5 Tips to Keep your Prom Date Looking at Your Eyesh

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Image by macktakmart via Flickr   So the big prom night is coming up. Your girlfriends have chosen their strapless, low neckline and sleeveless dresses with high slits and infinite cleavage cuts which challenge their tan lines; but you are having a bit of a hard time seeing yourself in an outfit as revealing as theirs.   Perhaps it’s a matter of values, your family, your confidence, body type or style preference which makes you uncomfortable in a glorified and {Read More}

Hey Kids, Let’s Cook! Returns for Season 3 Starting June 27th

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The following is information letting you know about the coolest show on PBS! As a chef and a mom I wanted to share this one with you because there is nothing I support more than kids learning to cook!  ~C The award winning PBS series Hey Kids, Let’s Cook! Is back for another summer marathon on Create TV on June 27 & 28, this time for season 3 of the series, which includes a visit to the White House featuring {Read More}

How to Make Personalised Nappy Cakes

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When friends or family have a new baby arriving, an excellent gift to help celebrate the happy occasion is a personalised nappy cake, which is also extremely practical. Image by Prof. Bizzarro via Flickr When your close friends or family enjoy the arrival of a newborn baby, it can sometimes be difficult to choose the perfect gift. So many people bring gifts that include clothes and toys and many people often overlook the essentials that a baby is going to {Read More}

Keeping Kids Safe From Drugs and Alcohol

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Every parent hopes their children will have glorious, happy, fulfilling lives. In spite of this, the dangers of addiction remain a huge societal problem that never seems to go away. Those dangers will likely be with humanity or a long while yet. But what can a parent do to guide their children through to their adult years as clean and sober individuals? Here are some positive steps parents can take to help their children remain addiction free: Be real with {Read More}

A Lesson in Bed Wetting and Preventing Laundry Piles #ConquerBedWetting

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Aiden is now 6 years old but when he was near 3, I made the fatal mistake of taking him out of his crib, that he was perfectly content in. Since that day he has been sleeping in our bed. Of all our kids he is definitely the most loving and attached. He doesn’t want to be alone. I get it, I totally do. But this became a huge problem when we were potty training him. I don’t like using {Read More}

Summer Heat Won’t Scare Me – Dove Advanced Care Deoderant

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dove. I received a product sample and promotional item to thank me for my participation. I love in Michigan and its FINALLY starting to feel warm. It isn’t summer heat but I don’t have to worry about getting smelly or having pit stains because I have officially switched my deodorant to Dove Advanced Care. Besides the fact it gives 48 hours of wetness protection, I can actually feel {Read More}

May The Fourth Be With You – Star Wars Toothbrushes From Firefly

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I normally don’t do reviews for small things like toothbrushes and personal care items but I am a HUGE Star Wars fan and I knew my 6 year old would get a kick out of them. What I didn’t expect was that my teenage son’s friend would BEG the six year old for one of the toothbrushes. In his defense they are pretty cool. Aiden chose the Darth Vader brush. It comes with a cover that reflects the red light {Read More}

Taking My Meals to “Flavortown” With Guy Fieri Sausages #CookingWithGuyFieri

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I participated in a Influencer Activation for Guy Fieri Sausage. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.   Every once in awhile I get an offer to try something amazing that challenges me to come up with a recipe using a new product. In this case, I was asked to give Guy Fieri Sausages.  Because it is warm enough to grill now, I jumped at the chance. {Read More}