Tip: Register Kids for Summer Camps

If you can believe it, summer is just around the corner (no really, it's coming soon I promise).   And it seems the deadline to register for camps is always sooner on the calendar year than I think it is. This listing of summer camps below was generated from our Facebook group, Mid-Michigan Kids.  If … Continue reading Tip: Register Kids for Summer Camps


Tip:  Make Morning Routine Easier

6:45 AM --- and the alarm is going off. It's a Monday morning and I have to get my kids ready for school and out the door in less than 45 minutes. Getting ready for school in the morning used to be a struggle, there is so much to remember and so much to do … Continue reading Tip:  Make Morning Routine Easier

Life: Challenge Friends to Declutter With You

Every few months, a group of local Moms and I participate in a declutter challenge.  It always amazes me the amount of stuff I can find in my house, in my car, and around my office that I no longer have a use for, but am hanging on for some reason or another. Where does … Continue reading Life: Challenge Friends to Declutter With You

Eat: Spinach & Bacon Crustless Quiche

So I'm not exactly sure if you'd categorize this recipe as a crustless quiche or a frittata, but whatever you call it, it's delicious and can be customized to your tastes! Ingredients: 4 large eggs 1 cup milk 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 - 2 oz feta cheese 4 strips of bacon, cooked and broken … Continue reading Eat: Spinach & Bacon Crustless Quiche

Tip: March Bucket List

Where I live, we have been experiencing unseasonably warm temperatures, so when I initially started this blog a few weeks ago, these ideas for things to accomplish in the month of March seemed like they wouldn't be attainable until then.  Boy, was I wrong!   It has been nearly 30+ degrees warmer this whole week … Continue reading Tip: March Bucket List

Tip: Mid-Michigan Birthday Party Locations

Today my oldest attended the birthday party of a friend from his preschool days at a local paint-your-own-pottery place and had a great time.  It got me thinking, what other birthday venues are out there that I don't know about?   So I asked in the Mid-Michigan Kids' Facebook group for suggestions and WOW, what a … Continue reading Tip: Mid-Michigan Birthday Party Locations

Eat: Crock Pot Chicken and Stuffing

Here's another super-easy crock pot recipe! This recipe has such a comfort food feel, and on a cold February day such today, it's the perfect dinner! Plus my kids will eat it so it's a win-win!! Ingredients: 2-3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 box of stuffing 1 can cream of chicken soup 1/2 cup of … Continue reading Eat: Crock Pot Chicken and Stuffing

Eat: Salsa Chicken

This is one of favorite recipes because it’s both delicious and SO EASY to make.    I have tweaked it a bit since I stumbled upon it a couple of years ago.   You only need 3 ingredients and your crock pot.  It doesn’t get any easier than this!  Plus, you can make it as healthy as … Continue reading Eat: Salsa Chicken

Tip: Making Mom Friends

I will be the first to admit, making new friends is hard, and making friends when you are a Mom is even harder. Gone are the days when you can carelessly leave the house without thinking about nap schedules, feeding times, did you pack enough diapers, did you bring something to distract your child with, … Continue reading Tip: Making Mom Friends

Tip:  Organize Your Gift Cards, Loyalty Cards, and Business Cards 

How many of you have an abundance of loyalty cards, business cards, and gift cards all over the house? If you are like me you have a ton of these all over your purse, in your kitchen drawers, and even in your car. One day, a few years ago, I had an epiphany. I needed … Continue reading Tip:  Organize Your Gift Cards, Loyalty Cards, and Business Cards