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Archives for May 2013

Go Oink! and Go Ape! to make you think and giggle


I'm going to let you in on a little secret. A mommy confession, if you will. Game time with my boys can sometimes be excruciating. I don't care how cute and sweet your kids are, after the 10,000,000th game of Go Fish, I'm kinda over it. But thanks to … Continue Reading

Wear your child’s artwork with a KidzCanDesign pendant!

KidzCanDesign pendant

"Hi, I'm Krista, and I'm a hoarder." Okay, don't worry, you won't see me on TLC in a few months, being dug out of my house, neck-deep in moldy dishes and cats. This is a different kind of hoarding, one that at least makes a little more sense to me … Continue Reading

Preparing for School with Four Peas Bags

Miles with Rocker Lunch Bag

We just had our last day of the 2012-2013 school year at the school where I work. When I was a kid, I used to see the summer as practically endless. Long days of playing outside, adventure, and nonstop fun. But as a mom, I know how quickly the … Continue Reading

Sleeping Soundly thanks to our Motorola Baby Monitor

Motorola 2.8" Color Video Monitor

I know, I know. I don't have babies, what am I doing reviewing a baby monitor? I'll tell you exactly what I'm doing:  sleeping better because I can see AND hear that my kids are okay from across the house! I struggle with anxiety, especially at … Continue Reading

DIY Infinity Scarf in a “Flash”

Make a DIY Infinity Scarf in a Flash

I had a flash of brilliance yesterday. I love scarves, but I sometimes hate having long ends hanging around lookin' all weird. Or sometimes they're a little too short and don't look right in the easy loopy sort of way. I don't own any infinity … Continue Reading

Dinner’s Ready Fast with Fast Fixin’!

Fast Fixin' Chicken Nuggets

It's no secret that American families are super busy. Between work, school, extracurriculars, and other responsibilities, parents are hard-pressed to find quick, healthy solutions for family dinners. We know eating dinner together as a family is … Continue Reading

Happy Mother’s Day from!

Dogeared Jewels Mom Sparkle Heart Necklace

It's Mother's Day weekend! While flowers and candy are nice, who doesn't love jewelry? Take a look at this beautiful necklace by Dogeared Jewels, found at!   The Dogeared Jewels Mom Sparkle Heart Necklace is the perfect … Continue Reading

Name Bubbles Review

Spencer shows off his Name Bubbles

With my boys about to be in full-time care/school, I'm going Organization Crazy with creating a home management system that works, figuring out who needs what and when and where, and getting together all of the supplies that my boys will need to get … Continue Reading

When I’m Not Here


I have several product reviews to get to this week, but before I do that, I feel it's only right that I force allow you to take a peek at my life these days. It's totally thrilling and you will leave inspired and entertained. Okay probably not, but … Continue Reading