Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by Andy Andrews Review & Giveaway!

Henry Hodges Needs a Friend was written by New York Times Bestselling Author Andy Andrews, illustrated by Colleen Madden and published by Tommy Nelson (a division of Thomas Nelson Publishing). It is sturdy and colorful hardback book filled with vibrant and funny illustrations. It is written in rhyming phrases that make it easy to read and exciting…

Drinking More Water with Live Infinitely Infuser Water Bottle

I have a confession…..I don’t like water. I really just don’t care for it. Yeah, I know it’s good for me, but it is still a struggle. I like really ice cold water after working out or at nighttime and that’s about it. I’ve been trying to do better. I saw all of these amazing…

Through the Lens of My 4 Year Old

Josephine (my 4 year old) is a creative soul. She gets it from her extremely talented father. Since I am not so artistic, I have a problem knowing how to feed her creativity in healthy ways because I don’t want to deal with the mess that glue and paint and glitter and markers and scissors…

RubyRoo Baby Silicone Teething Necklace

My son, Stryker, is 6 months old and has been drooling non-stop. I mean seriously, soaking through every thing I put on him. The other day, I stuck my fingers in his mouth to let him suck on them and I felt 2 teeth poking out of the bottom! He’s officially teething people! My other 2…

FREE Things To Do With Kids in Kansas City

As moms, grandparents or caretakers, we are always looking for fun adventures for our kids. Kansas City has so much to offer that I often times forget about some of the opportunities we have here. I decided to compile a list of my favorites that are FREE! And with the weather getting nicer, of course I…

Scary Close By Donald Miller Book Review

I first heard of the book Scary Close by Donald Miller when a friend posted this video on his Facebook.  It intrigued me enough to get the book and I’m so glad that I did. Scary Close takes a real and refreshing look at vulnerability and intimacy. Sprinkled with humor and situations that we can all…

Spring Cinnabunny Rolls

I am always trying to think of what simple seasonal traditions my family can adopt to make a special memory.  Food has a wonderful way of bringing us back to our childhood.  In my family, on Easter, we always had poppy seed bread. It is still one of my all time favorites.  Hint, hint mom. Cinnabunny rolls are…