Use Norwex and Radically Reduce Chemical Use in Your Home!

Attention Moms! Or anyone, really... are you looking for a way to clean your home without using harsh chemicals?  Have you heard of Norwex? Norwex is a way to improve the quality of life by radically reducing chemicals in our home.  At 1/200th the size of a human hair, Norwex Microfiber is one of the most innovative products in the cleaning industry today.  It lifts dirt, grease and grime into the cloth and off the surface.  Then Micro Silver, infused in the cloth, goes to work, using it's … [Read more...]

Planner Addicts Link Up: Vacation Edition!

My Notebook in Montana! This is from Beartooth Pass... I believe these are the Beartooth Mountains in the background but I could very easily be wrong. Link Up Your Planners!   … [Read more...]

7QT: Montana Vacay & Saturday Laughs

- 1 - #Updates - We're in Montana!  On vacation! - So far the only real updates are that the plane rides were good and - We went to a zoo here, which was fun. - My kids played the piano. - My MIL hung out with TR in the morning and let Hobbs and I sleep in!  It was wonderful and I feel like a new person. - We're going to Yellowstone! - It's so pretty here.  <3 - 2 -  Dessert of the Week Brownies and Drumstick Ice Cream - YUM! We had this after our Family Dinner last night. … [Read more...]

September Sponsor Love

Imperfectly Perfekt   ImperfectlyPerfekt was established in early 2015, founded by J. Caoilfhionn Marie for the purpose of helping pay for the growing costs of her daughter’s diabetes supplies. What started out as a hopeful hobby turned into the accidental invention of the “Keelindori” which continues to grow in popularity. These hand-crafted leather journal covers are colorful, unique and each one is a little different. J. Caoilfhionn is an interactive owner/artisan, answering … [Read more...]

5 Favorite Weird Things I Love About Vacations #5Faves

Writing Checklists: I make pretty lists of everything I need to pack and everything I need to buy at Target to prepare for the trip.  You know how I love lists and planning.  Wink Face. Packing: Organizing everything, and putting all of our clothes and items in our family suitcase as well as my kids adorable "luggage".  We got Cupcakes a new backpack for preschool that we're using on this trip.  AND I found an adorable tiny Batman backpack for $3 in Target's dollar spot.  Squee. Eating at … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 26: Vacation to Montana!

Theme: Montana Vacation Colors: Navy Blue & Green Materials: Rainbow Washi - from a RAK Heart Washi - Target Hot Air Balloon / Tree Stickers - Target "Let's Go" Sticker - Michael's Airplane Stamps - Studio L2e (online) Stickers for Vacation Journaling: (and washi and a post card with an airplane)   Bon Voyage Stickers - Michael's Destination Post Card - Michael's Arrow Washi Tape - Etsy Marrywindix Craft Stickers - Amazon (affiliate link) (love these little … [Read more...]

7QT: Marriage, the Beach, Toilets & More

- 1 - #Updates - Caleb's teething seems to have slowed down a bit. - We still have not heard from Cupcakes' potential preschool. - We got a new toilet!!!  The one that was here when we moved in was just not ok. - AND we installed it ourselves!  (Well, mainly Hobbs did.) - Hobbs has a cold, and I very much hope the rest of us don't catch it! - I've noticed the blogosphere is already excited for Fall.  I don't know if I'm ready to get on board with this yet... - 2 - Dessert of the … [Read more...]

My 5 Favorite Things to Do When Hobbs is Off

As August starts to come to a close, I'm making sure that we're making the most of the end of our summer!  All too soon, we're going to have to start wearing winter coats and scraping the snow and ice off our windshields.  Now is the time to be out 'n about! Here are my 5 Favorite things to do when my husband, Hobbs is off work. Shopping - Especially Outdoor Malls: We don't have to spend any a lot of money.  We just go to walk around and window shop.  And we love to get lunch.  It's a … [Read more...]

How to Ensure You Still Have Quality Time in Your Marriage When You Have Kids

Having kids is a wonderful experience, and building a family is a great way to connect more deeply with your spouse. But because of all of the responsibilities that come with parenting, it can also end up taking a toll on your marriage, especially when it comes to spending quality time together. So how can you balance out your parenting life with your married life and ensure that you and your spouse remain healthy and happy? Continue reading for a few tips that will ensure you have plenty of … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 35: Renaissance Faire

Theme: Renaissance Faire Colors: Blue, Green & Purple Materials: Butterfly Stickers - Target Floral Washi - Target Thin Washi - eBay New Stuff I have started putting my artwork up on Deviant Art!  I'm excited and nervous.  If you want to see, my site is: 4LoveofCupcakes.deviantart.com. ... Last Week ... Link Up! Let's share our inspirations and ideas!!  Pass this around if you know other planners! … [Read more...]