Out with Old, In with the New

It’s that time of year where everyone writes about what happened in 2015 and hopes and dreams for 2016. I still consider myself a blogging virgin and this will be my first reflection write up…here it goes. 2015 was a tough year for me, I…

Etsy

I love Etsy, I mean, who doesn’t? Etsy is fantastic, it’s boutique shopping, but online. I can always find that one gift, personable, customized, just what I’m looking for – gift, on Etsy. This Christmas, I found two VintageStampJewels and SteamRetro.  I found my Mother-in-Law,…

Banana Pudding

Banana Pudding…what can I say, yummy! I first tried banana pudding at Ruby’s (my mother in law, well just mom!) house, maybe 7-8 years ago and haven’t looked back since. It has become one of my favorite desserts. It’s super tasty, cheap and easy to…

Pretzel, Kiss, M&M goodness

One of my favorite, quick and easy snacks to make is pretzel, Hershey Kiss, M&M’s bites. I don’t know if they have a real name and I never know what to call them except Heaven and the best PMS snack ever. I usually make them…

Ihop

Shawn and I were out this morning doing some last minute shopping at target. I was of course contemplating if we have sufficiently spoiled the boys enough this Christmas, well, $100 later we are walking out the door and we decide breakfast is in order….

Christmas Cones

Growing up, my family always had a great time making wonderful Christmas tree ice cream cone snacks. I had forgotten all about them until a few years ago when I was thinking of Christmas themed snack ideas to do with my kids. I love making them,…

Starbucks Holiday

I absolutely love this time of the year, it’s my favorite and for so many reasons, the magic of the season, the giving, the decor, the lights, etc, and also for …the Starbucks holiday drinks. I don’t purchase a lot of Starbucks coffee throughout the year, the…

More from Prime

Prime Pantry is another great service offered to prime members, it’s a way to shop grocery and household items in regular package sizes (not bulk like Subscribe & Save). Start with filling up your box. You want to order as much as possible at one…

Amazon Subscribe and Save

Amazon offers yet another great service, Subscribe & Save! With Subscribe & Save you have your favorite grocery and household item delivered to your door on a flexible schedule. This is for bulk items like TP, dry goods, paper towels, etc. My Subscribe & Save…

Amazon Prime

If you are a web shopper or like to stream to music and movies (like most of us), Amazon Prime is the way to go.  There are so many benefits to being a Prime member. Amazon prime cost $99 a year and includes: Free Two-Day…