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Halloween Costumes for Boys

by Sarah Kooiman on August 22, 2014

With Halloween just two months away, I’ve got a few quick round-ups of costumes scheduled for the next few days. Hope these lists inspire you and your families. If you aren’t quite thinking of Halloween, please pin it for later. (These links are affiliate links.) Today’s round-up is 30 Halloween costumes for boys. Come back […]

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A Box of Memories: The Joy of a Card

by jessicaturner on August 11, 2014

I get my propensity for memory keeping from my mom. Growing up, she made a photo album for every year of my and my sister’s life, as well as had several keepsake boxes for mementos like cards, coloring and school play programs. When Mom came for a visit earlier this summer, she brought with her […]


Who Loads the Dishwasher “Right”?

by jessicaturner on July 31, 2014

Disclosure: This is the second in a two part sponsored series with Haier, who provided our family with a new dishwasher. This week I had a lively discussion on Facebook discussing the important question of who loads the dishwasher “right” in your house. Here are some of the responses: Nancy: This is so funny….me and […]


Target 70% Toy Clearance Tips and Haul

by jessicaturner on July 31, 2014

Twice a year, Target clearances a bunch of its toys to make room for new inventory. This sale typically happens the last Thursday of July and the last Thursday of January. Today is the day for this incredible sale. I went to Target right at 8 am (before work) to snatch up as much as […]


Y’all I just found out about this secret sale that DaySpring is having and I am freaking out! You are going to be able to get all your gift buying for the year done in about 5 minutes and save up to 90%. I can’t even get over it. Everything is $5 and you can […]


Carter’s Coupon, Fall Kids’ Fashions & a Giveaway

by jessicaturner on July 28, 2014

Something I didn’t expect about motherhood was how much fun it would be to dress my kids. I love all aspects of it – the little sizes, the timeless style (I try not to go too trendy), the creativity of putting together sweet outfits (especially for Adeline) their reactions to new clothes, etc. – it […]


Ivy Kids Education/Craft Kit for Kids

by jessicaturner on July 17, 2014

Today I’m delighted to share about Ivy Kids, a new education/craft subscription kit club for kids. Ivy Kids offered to send me a box to try out with Adeline and Elias. I made a quick video to share the contents of the kit because it is very different from other kids subscription boxes that I […]


Assigning Chores for Young Kids

by jessicaturner on July 14, 2014

Disclosure: This is the first of two sponsored posts with Haier , who provided our family with a new dishwasher. One thing that we haven’t been great at establishing  with our kids are chores. They do daily tasks like taking dirty dishes to the kitchen and picking up their toys (with prodding), but don’t have […]


Free Maven Box from Julep

by jessicaturner on July 3, 2014

I am always looking for new products to try and I think I discovered one that many of you will like – bonus, you can get it for free! Have you heard of Julep Maven boxes? Each month you get brand new beauty products delivered right to your door (and yes, that’s a referral link!). […]


Lisa Leonard Giveaway {5 Winners!}

by jessicaturner on June 30, 2014

Today, I’m delighted to be participating in a group giveaway with a few fellow bloggers and Instagram lovers including: Katja from Skimbaco Lifestyle Hayley from The Tiny Twig Vera from Lady and the Blog Lara from Pretty Connected Amy from Mom Spark Crissy from Dear Crissy Audrey from Mom Generations Jenn from The Stylish Housewife […]