Pay It Forward with Susan G. Komen

This post is sponsored by Valpak. Breast Cancer has affected my family. I have multiple family members who have fought and won their battle against breast cancer. This past year my grandma (pictured above) had a double mastectomy and beat breast cancer.  I am very thankful to say that I also have a few friends […]

Tips for Making Meals the Kids beg to take for Lunch at School

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx! My three older girls love packing and taking their lunch to school, but they are tired of sandwiches. The older two are in middle school now and they want more “grown up” meals as they call them. As a busy mom I am often challenged with how to work […]

Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake Recipe

For those who know me well, know I LOVE all things Pumpkin! YUM! Well right now I am working hard to shed a ton of unwanted weight and unfortunately most pumpkin flavored items are pumped full of carbs and sugar….two things I am trying to cut back on! Thankfully, I have amazing friends who give […]

Why Swim Lessons are Important Year Round!

Are you feeling the relief that routine has brought back to your house as your kids are back in school? I am! I love routine! Having four kids, it really helps me feel organized when we have routines to keep us focused. One of the things I love about our back to school schedule is […]

Back to School Snacks that keep them Fueled

Little man started back to Mother’s Day out today. I am excited about the extra time this will give me…but I have to be honest, I am a little worried about that snack monster. He is ALWAYS asking me for snacks! Last year I teamed up with Slammers to do a back to school post […]

Shop within your budget at Reed Jeep Ram

Besides buying a new house, buying a new vehicle can be the next largest purchase an ordinary family will make. If you have a budget for you next vehicle, it can be hard to stay within that budget if you aren’t careful. You can, however, shop within your budget at Reed Jeep Ram and not […]

Shop Don Vance for Customer Service Excellence

Buying a new vehicle can be stressful. There are lots of decisions to be made. New verses Used, Color, Make, Model, Leather verses Cloth interior, sunroof or not, and so many other options. Don’t walk into these big decisions without excellent customer service to lead and guide you every step along the way. Don Vance […]

Save Big with Williams Brothers Dundee

Sometimes buying a new (to you) vehicle isn’t in the budget. I know when we needed a new vehicle, we weren’t planning for it and had to shop for what would fit out family and not break the budget as well. Thankfully there are awesome dealerships that make this easy for families like ours. Williams […]

Jeep Cheap Makes buying a Jeep Easy

If you are tech savvy then you will love shopping for your next Jeep with JeepCheap! They seriously are on top of the technology side of sales! In fact, I have not yet seen a dealership that is offering all of the methods of communication that they offer! When you click over to their website […]

Buying from Akins Jeep Ram

My parents own a Jeep, as does my sister! I love the sleek look of them. Actually, now that I think about it, my aunt owns one as well, and hers is a fun off road model!  This is definitly a “someday” item for me… when I am not toting around four kiddos and running […]