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Disclosure: This is a sponsored compensated post brought to you by Shaw’s Supermarket. All opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own, as are any photos. Grocery shopping can be a stressful experience, especially when you have children in tow who want everything they set their little eyes on. I have had more than one stressful shopping trip myself…and...

Disclosure: This is a sponsored compensated post brought to you by Shaw’s Supermarket. All opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own, as are any photos. (Note: The items featured in these photos are NOT from the Stock Up Sale and were, in fact, taken several days before the sale began so I could share with you my reasons for loving Shaw’s.) I...

Disclosure: This is a sponsored compensated post brought to you by Shaw’s Supermarket. All opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own, as are any photos. Tomorrow marks the beginning of the Shaw’s Supermarket Stock Up Sale, which includes some great deals on products we all use. If you’re considering stocking up like I am, and are also...

Disclosure: Blue Apron provided me with a box from their company in exchange for an honest review. No other compensation was given. All thoughts expressed in this post are my own, as are the photos. I absolutely love reviewing the different subscription boxes out there. And I have to say, the one I was most excited to receive was the box from Blue Apron. I...

Disclosure: I was provided with a Healthy Surprise Starter Box in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts expressed in those post are 100% my own, as are photos. No other compensation was given. Healthy Surprise is a snack subscription box company who sends a box full of full-size snack products once a month. The amount of snacks you receive depends on the...

Disclosure: FunBites provided me with a product to review in exchange for an honest review. No other compensation was given. All opinions expressed within this post are 100% my own, as are the photos.  Over the past year I have been looking on Pinterest and other sites for lunch and snacktime ideas for my son that turn the ordinary into extraordinary. I know...

One of my favorite Mexican dishes to eat is chicken chimichangas. I have had them several places, including Margaritas, and I’ve wanted to make them on my own ever since. Last night, I finally did. I tweaked the recipe I found on Pinterest a little bit to fit my family’s likes. We definitely like our dishes a bit spicier. If you love rotisserie chicken,...

Juggling meals around the busy schedules for a family of six can be quite trying at times. It’s not impossible, though. We are still learning what works best for us but here are a few ideas that we practice to help take the stress out of meal time. The first thing you should do is put all of your upcoming engagements/activities on a central calender so you can refer to it during the week. ...

I know. I know. Crustless pumpkin pie? Really? Yes, that’s what I mean. My daughter has always preferred the pumpkin pie filling and it turns out, so does my future stepson. His birthday party was several weeks ago and he asked me to make him a crustless pumpkin pie for his birthday. I know it’s not a birthday cake, but that’s what he wanted, so I made two of them today. (I doubled the recipe.) ...

With a family of six, there is ALWAYS something that needs to be done in our home, like vacuuming, sweeping, dishes, laundry, etc. And as my boyfriend is quick to point out, a woman’s work is never done. How right he is. I get out of bed at 6:15 in the morning and don’t fall asleep until after 10pm at night. From the moment I get out of bed, it’s go go go. Because I’m extremely busy, and the schedules for everyone are all over the place, it helps to cook meals that I can throw together quickly and that taste...