How to Make Homemade Jelly : Plum Jelly

How to make Homemade Jelly Plum

Thanks to Market Street for sponsoring how to make homemade jelly with plums post. All thoughts, opinions and photos are mine. Growing up I never had store bought jelly. My mom always made fresh jelly. We had a plum tree and dewberry bushes growing on our property. My mom would take the plums and the berries and juice them to make fresh jelly.  Smelling jelly cooking in the kitchen reminds me of my mom and childhood. It is funny how a smell can bring back such powerful memories. I never had the chance for her to teach me how to make homemade jelly, but I always remember watching […]

Dreams Come True – Disney Social Media Moms Celebration

Amy at Disney SMMC

I was sent invitation to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. I paid a modest fee, which included a room at the Disney Yacht Club, park tickets and amazing events, parties and perks while attending. There was no requirement to blog about Disney, the conference or the events, but I just had to share. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this article are my own. I was beyond excited to get the news I was invited to the 2015 Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. You may have even heard me squeal when I opened the email. Yes I was that excited. This is something I had been dreaming […]

How to Make Tissue Flowers With Kleenex Perfect Fit

How to make Tissue Flowers Kleenex

When I walked in to Sam’s Club the other day and I saw these new Kleenex Perfect fit tissues in the front of the store I just had to get them. I love the bright colors and how small the containers were. There were nine tubes of Kleenex in the case and all I could think of was where I could put them to make my home more stylish. Thank you to Kleenex for sponsoring today’s post and inspiring me to try Kleenex Perfect Fit in my home! Kleenex should be in just about every room in the home. We all sneeze, right? Check out these […]

Easy Weekly Cleaning Checklist to Fit Your Schedule

Spray Cleaners

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CleaningUntangled #CollectiveBias The thought of cleaning my house overwhelms me most of the time. There are many rooms and three bathrooms to be cleaned. Working from a list eases the overwhelming feeling and makes cleaning easier. Everything in the home will get cleaned by just going down the list. There is such joy in checking things off a list and knowing that each cleaning task is done. If you are not the only one doing the cleaning, a checklist is a handy reminder for those little helpers around the house […]

Home Urgent Care for Kids and Moms

PediaQ Team

Have you ever been woken up in the middle of the night with a little face staring at you saying “Mommy I feel sick?” Then you discover your child is running a fever and not keeping food down. You are also home alone with the kids, because your spouse is on a business trip. There is not much you can do, until now. PediaQ is an on-demand after hours pediatric urgent care for kids in Frisco and Plano starting May 1st. I am so excited this is offered in my area right now, offered in more areas soon. Pediatric Home Urgent Care   PediaQ is the […]

Social Fabric On the Road So FabU OTR Dallas TX

Sofab On The Road

 I am writing this post in exchange for a discounted conference ticket to So FabU OTR; however, all opinions are mine and mine alone. I am so excited to announce I am going to Social Fabric on the road here in Dallas. If you are debating on going, I highly recommend visiting the one here in Dallas this year. Listed below are a few reasons why I am thrilled to attend. If you live in the Dallas area and are a blogger, this is a must conference for you this year. There are only 50 spots available. Please find me to say hi. I can’t wait […]

20 Easy Brunch Recipe Ideas

20 Easy Brunch Ideas

When someone says brunch, my mouth starts to water. Brunch is a perfect combination of savory or sweet little dishes to try. I am a sucker for little snacks and treats, and brunch satisfies all those flavors for me.  Just about anything made in a muffin cup is perfect little tastes for a brunch. Also a yogurt bar would be fun with tons of nuts, granola and fresh fruit to mix in. With so many brunch recipe ideas to choose, it is no wonder it is one of my favorite meals. 20 Easy Brunch Recipe Ideas Easy Brunch Ideas My kids just love pancakes. Easy Mini Pancake Bites make […]

Simple Homemade Therapeutic Bath Salts

Therapeutic Bath Salts with Oils

Anything that can be eaten should be safe for use on skin. Simple all natural homemade therapeutic bath salts are nourishing for the skin. After taking a bath, your skin will feel so soft and smooth. Baths don’t have to be just for relaxation, but can aid in many more ways when used with salts and essential oils. Below I have provided the uses for each essential oil to help guide you in making the best bath salts. Homemade Therapeutic Bath Salts Ingredients for homemade therapeutic bath salts 1 Cup Epsom salt 1 Cup sea salt 4 Tin containers 5 -6 drops of essential oils Directions […]

How to Make Candy Coated Pretzel Rods – Ursula’s Tentacles

Candy Coated Pretzel Rods

We celebrated our DisneySide celebration a few months ago. The Disney villains party theme was a huge hit with the teenagers. For our party, they were able to dress as their favorite Disney Villain, so the girls had a blast with their versions of their favorite villain. The hit of the party were the Creuella De Vil cupcakes. There were a ton of other great snacks too. Another huge hit were the candy coated pretzel rods – Ursula’s Tentacles. Candy Coated Pretzel Rods Ingredients for candy Coated Pretzel rods (Ursulas Tentacles) 1 Bag candy melts – Purple for Ursula’s Tentacles) 1 bag of large pretzel sticks […]