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25 Family Slow Cooker Recipes

I love my crock pot. Seriously, it's the best thing since sliced bread. (Even if you serve whatever you made with your crock pot ON sliced bread.) But, the problem I always have is making slow cooker recipes my whole family will love. So, I asked around, tried a few recipes, and came up with this list of  25 crock pot recipes the whole family will eat.Taco Soup. My daughter and her friends eat this stuff UP! Dr. Pepper Pork! I am not even kidding that this might be the best stuff you … [Read More...]

French Toast With a Peach Compote

Cook French Toast With a Peach Compote

French Toast is my daughter's favorite thing to eat for breakfast. This French Toast with a Peach Compote is sweet, crunchy, and has just the right amount of cinnamon.  It's like the breakfast version of peach cobbler. And, bro, who doesn't love Peach Cobbler?What You Need To Make French Toast With a Peach Compote 8 pieces sliced white bread, or whole wheat 3 large eggs 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ½ teaspoon cinnamon Butter What You Need To Make The Peach … [Read More...]

make your bedroom cozy

15 Ways To Make Your Bedroom The Coziest Place In Your House

I love my bed. It's pretty much my favorite place in the world, and I would never leave it if that were in any way socially acceptable. Why? Because my bed is so cozy and wonderful. It has just the right amount of pillows-- enough to make you feel cocooned without feeling smothered. (Side Note: I had to look up how to spell the word cocooned. I don't think I've ever needed to type it before in my whole life.)It's not easy to make your bed the perfect mix of comfortable and cute. Here are … [Read More...]

slow cooker crockpot taco soup

Slow Cooker Taco Soup

Taco Soup is a family favorite around my house. During the winter, I like to put it in the crock pot early Sunday and let everyone munch on it all day. If friends show up, you can just hand them a bowl, because this recipe makes a lot of slow cooker taco soup!What You Need To Make Slow Cooker Taco Soup 1 lb. ground beef, Cooked 1 Large Onion, Chopped (Sometimes I cook this along with the beef, and sometimes I leave it out, it just depends on what kind of mood you're in, really.) 1 Can … [Read More...]

time saving laundry hacks

8 Time Saving Laundry Hacks {And The Best Fabric Softener}

Laundry is... well we all know what laundry is. It's that thing that we never ever want to do but we HAVE to do because we can't send out kids to school with old spaghetti all over their clothes.* But, there ways to cut your laundry time down. There's even a fabric softener that makes your clothes dry faster!The thing is, we all want more time. More time to hang out with our kids, take a nap, or even play a video game with our husband. And laundry can take away from that! With these time … [Read More...]

25 kids nail art hacks

25 Kid’s Nail Art Hacks

To say we are obsessed with nail art at my house is a bit of an understatement. The thing is, it's hard to paint those tiny fingers! Especially when they want adorable nail art like the older girls!With a little patience, and these tips and tricks, your little girls (and boys-- who am I to judge?) will have the coolest nails of all!Kid's Nail Art HacksNo time for nail art? No problem, just use those little reward stickers! Use permanent markers. No, seriously. These work and … [Read More...]

divorce made me a better parent

Why Divorce Made Me a Better Parent

Divorce sucks. It doesn't matter if you were the divorcer or the divorcee, it doesn't matter who was at fault, none of that matters-- what does matter is that it's a time in your life when you are forced to hit a reset button. You can choose to use that reset button for good or not-so-good.When kids are caught up in the middle of a divorce, things can get ugly-- and fast. One minute everything is fine, you're deciding who takes the nice dining room table and who takes the crappy one, and … [Read More...]