Holiday Gifts

AvaStars Review

by Jennie May 20, 2015


I shared on social media our initial experience with AvaStars, a new vendor at the Kenwood Towne Centre. The idea is super cool…. get your own personal doll/action figure that looks just like you! I was intrigued when they contacted me and had to check it out with the boys.  The vendor is right next […]


Shop Tmart for inexpensive gifts

by Jennie January 1, 2014

There were 2 things Cody wanted for Christmas: a big digger he could use outside and a glow pet. I liked the idea of the glow pet, but took it up a notch with this adorable Musical Turtle Nightlight from It was inexpensive and had a few more bells and whistles than the glow […]


Give the Gift of Childhood this Holiday Season

by guest December 17, 2013

With the holiday season upon us, and the end of the tax year just around the corner, now is the time of year many American’s plan to give back. According to the 2013 Vitamin Angels Holiday Giving Survey, more than four-in-five (81%) Americans are likely to make a donation during the holidays, with one-out-of-every-two Americans […]


Baby Bella Maya Pink Friday Dealio

by Jennie November 25, 2013

I am sure some of you are getting your Black Friday shopping lists mapped out although it sounds like SO much fun :) I will be in my comfy clothes at home!! I may do some shopping behind my computer and one to add to that list is the Baby Bella Maya online store. From November […]


DIY Candy Cane Bath Salts using Essential Oils

by Jennie November 19, 2013

I have had several people ask me how to make the Candy Cane Bath salts that I posted on Instagram and FB! Here ya go! Most of us are very deficient in Magnesium and taking a bath with Epsom Salts can increase our deficiencies easily because it is easily absorbed by the skin. Magnesium helps: […]

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Holiday Health, Beauty & Bling Boutique

by Jennie November 11, 2013

I am SO excited about this SUPER FUN holiday event! This will be a great way to get your holiday shopping done, while also learning about ways to get healthy for the New Year!!! I will have my doTERRA essential oils there for you to sample, along with some great DIY bath, body and cleaning […]


Photo Book Gift from Shutterfly

by Jennie December 13, 2012

Another great buy from Shutterfly! I love making photo books of the boys and they make great Christmas gifts! I made one for my little sis with pics of her graduation. I thought it was pretty easy to use and you can make a one of a kind book with tons of different lay outs, […]


Ideas for Grandparents Day!

by Jennie September 7, 2012

There’s usually not a day that goes by that Luke doesn’t talk about how much he LOVES his Grandparents! Cody adores his Grandparents as well and we are always looking for cute ways to do something special for the Grandparents! With Grandparents Day quickly approaching this Sunday, September 9th, we thought we’d give you a […]


Father’s Day Ideas & Deals

by Jennie June 4, 2012


Just a reminder that Father’s Day is coming up, Sunday, June 17th. Here are a few ideas and deals to honor that special guy in your life! Get Dad a customized banner on the cheap to tell him how much you love and appreciate him! Banners on the Cheap is offering FREE 2X5 banners (less s&h) […]


Valentine’s Day Food Craft

by Jennie February 17, 2012

valentine goodies

  We went to a few V-Day Parties and so we made some treat bags with valentine cards, suckers, bow and arrow gummy heart and pretzel sticks (idea from Family Fun magazine), and stickers. You can see the EASY how to in the picture above. When we got home the hubs had sent a package […]

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Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

by Jennie December 16, 2011

happy holidays

I didn’t want to wait until the last-minute to get my holiday shopping done, but with two kids in tow for every shopping trip, my goal for completing shopping early was stretched through this week!! Nothing like trying to finish things up at the last-minute right?! I REALLY wanted to try to do some homemade […]