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Disney World Halloween 2020 Tips for Trips

Disney World Halloween 2020 Tips for Trips

The CDC recently called Halloween activities like trick or treating a high risk activity. Same with haunted houses. So it looks like regular Halloween is cancelled.    At the same time, because of COVID, the park is less crowded than ever for a Halloween weekend.…

Where to Buy Elastic for Masks During the Pandemic

Where to Buy Elastic for Masks During the Pandemic

I’ve had an order for elastic on hold from Amazon for a few weeks. The projected arrival date keeps getting further and further away. I just canceled it (hopefully I get a refund) because I found a better place to buy elastic!  I’m so excited…

Top 10 Subscription Boxes for When Your Kids are Bored

Top 10 Subscription Boxes for When Your Kids are Bored

Subscription Boxes and Projects Kids Love Have you ever heard of Cratejoy? Instead of just having one or a few different types of subscription boxes, they have TONS to choose from! We really love the gardening box, the fairy garden box and the comic book…

Big List of Home Learning Resources for Kids – Free or Awesome Deals!

Big List of Home Learning Resources for Kids – Free or Awesome Deals!

This post was most recently updated on April 9th, 2020Learn From Home for Kids While School is Out It’s tempting to let the days slide into each other but it’s helpful to dedicate time each day to learning. It doesn’t have to be a drag…

11 Free Meditations for you and Your Kids to Lower Stress Right Now

11 Free Meditations for you and Your Kids to Lower Stress Right Now

Right now is stressful and I think a lot of us are going through grief as our entire world has changed as a result of the virus of 2020 (I’m so sick of the word coronavirus I find substitute words to describe it). I find…

How to Fix a Flat Pillow And Make it Fluffy Again

How to Fix a Flat Pillow And Make it Fluffy Again

This post was most recently updated on June 21st, 2020All pillows eventually get flat after excessive use but it is always fixable. If your pillow has gotten flat, and you don’t want to replace it with a new one; you can bring it back to…

This Book Taught My 8 Year Old How to Tell Time in One Night

This Book Taught My 8 Year Old How to Tell Time in One Night

My mom likes to remind me how difficult it was to teach me how to tell time. I don’t remember her trying to teach me. I just remember being INCREDIBLY EMBARRASSED because I didn’t know how (with a regular clock).  It was second grade. I…

Lume Natural Aluminum Free Deodorant – Does it Work?

Lume Natural Aluminum Free Deodorant – Does it Work?

This post was most recently updated on January 21st, 2020 Lume is an effective, unique all-natural, aluminum-free deodorant for underarms and private parts. Good on stinky feet, toes, ears, under breasts, between the legs, backside, skin folds, under arms and more. Beyond just being a…

FRAUD: The Dangerous Trampoline I Bought on Amazon and How I Lost $300

FRAUD: The Dangerous Trampoline I Bought on Amazon and How I Lost $300

Even though this happened last year, I’ve been too mad about it to write about it until now. I’ve been a loyal Amazon shopper since at least 2012(7 years) but it doesn’t matter. They didn’t address this fraud and I was out $300 and a…

We Spent $3k on a New Front Door, Was it Worth It?

We Spent $3k on a New Front Door, Was it Worth It?

We built our house about 6 years ago, and, like most developer homes,  it came with a lot of standard issue details. The light fixtures look dated. The doors are plain. They’re adequate but not especially high quality or interesting. At the time all our…