7QT: Saturday Laughs

- 1 - Updates Tootsie Roll is STILL teething and apparently I'm too tired to remember to do my blog posts. I'm also apparently too tired to keep track of my wallet.  It's gone and I had to cancel all my cards.  I can't remember at all what happened to it. So this post is a combo 7QT and Saturday Laughs! - 2 - Headed to College - 3 - Funny Times at the Mall Play Area You need to SIT FIRST, then slide!   This Face. Driving together!   - 4 - Sibling … [Read more...]

7QT: Summer Fun, Bookmark, Websites and More

- 1 - #Updates - Caleb's still teething. - They might be closing our beloved Splash Pad. - I think I need a new logo. - We're going to a carnival tonight. - My brother's birthday is this weekend! - We bought Cupcakes a backpack (25% on Cartwheel!) because - We might be sending her to preschool! - 2 - Dessert of the Week Ice Cream! I should have taken a picture - we haven't purchased ice cream in forever!  (I had a coupon, haha) - 3 - Beautiful Handmade Bookmark As you know … [Read more...]

7QT: Welcome July, My Favorite Month

- 1 - #Updates - This is my favorite month!  Welcome, July! - It might not be my favorite this year; I'm turning the big 3-0 in two days! - But yay 4th of July!! - I'm journaling again!  Thanks, Midori Traveler's Notebook. - I need help with my etsy stationary addiction... - And my smart phone addiction.  It's getting in the way of my sleep. - We got to go on a playdate to the zoo yesterday, but could only stay a little over an hour.  Cupcakes really wanted to see the bats, and we were … [Read more...]

7QT: Easy Pumpkin Muffins, Star Wars Game, & More

- 1 - #Updates - I'm really getting into my Midori Traveler's Notebook!  <3 - I babysat two kids at my house on Monday (in addition to MY two kids) and it went a lot easier than I thought, plus I got to make some money!  So winning! - I need help with my etsy stationary addiction... - I love popcorn. - We've been having a lot of fun with sidewalk chalk! - We went to a mall that's a little farther away so we can check out the Lego store.  So much awesome!  Do you have a Lego store … [Read more...]

7QT: Diapers, Pin It Buttons, Updates & More

- 1 - #Updates - We're starting to be able to get outside again after all the rain storms! - Jurassic World was uh-mazing!  And it was really nice to have a date with Hobbs. - I've started to set up my beautiful Midori Traveler's Notebook. - We're still scanning for kicks & redeeming for Target gift cards with the Shopkicks app! - Tootsie Roll has started coloring!  Now if I could just get him to stop eating the crayons... - The weather let up long enough for us to make it to the … [Read more...]

How to Add Pin Buttons to Your Sidebar

The reasons for my writing this post are twofold: to share the knowledge with you, and so when I forget how to put this code together, I have a reference.  ::wink face:: Do you see all the pretty pins on my sidebar with the nice 'pin it' button? These are some popular posts, some posts that used to be popular, some seasonally-appropriate posts, or posts I think are worthy.  In having them here, readers can bounce to more posts that might interest them!  Therefore, more traffic for me; … [Read more...]

7QT: BrownieCake, Midori, Evernote & More

- 1 - #Updates - Cupcakes started her summer session of Gymnastics. - Hobbs and I have a date night planned for tonight.  We're going to see Jurassic World. - MY MIDORI TRAVELER'S NOTEBOOK CAME IN THE MAIL! - We're still scanning for kicks & redeeming for Target gift cards with the Shopkicks app! - My sister and her new husband are back from their honeymoon. - We found a free Splash Pad for the kids! - 2 - Dessert of the Week! I thought I was making Brownies, but as it turns … [Read more...]

7QT: Updates, Pinterest Tips, Etsy & More

- 1 - #Updates - Hubby cleaned out the gutters.  YAY! - Tootsie Roll is teething again.  NOT YAY! - We still have to re-register Cupcakes for gymnastics for the summer. - Hubby and I have been sucked back into Candy Crush. - We're thrilled with the nice weather, and have resumed going on walks! - We redeemed $15 more in Target gift cards with the Shopkicks app! - My sister and her new husband are still on their honeymoon. - The kids, my mom, and I are going shopping tomorrow and I … [Read more...]

7QT: My Sister’s Wedding Shower!

- 1 - #Updates My sister's wedding shower is Sunday and I am SOOO excited!  I want to tell you all about the games I've been planning and all of the rest of the details but I CAN'T on the off chance my sister reads this blog post!  BUT I WILL!  Oh you better believe I WILL!  I'll probably write a whole post about it! OMG... this reminds me... I have to finish the games TODAY.  Seriously TODAY.  I just have a couple of details I have to add and I'll be finished.  Here's a picture of my sis … [Read more...]

7QT: HAPPY EASTER!

- 1 - #Updates HAPPY EASTER!! - 2 - Blog Stuff My goal is to read one blog post that I've pinned to my Bloggy & Social Media pin board per day.  I particularly enjoyed this one: How to Attract New Readers to your Blog The author of this post on Live Randomly Simple suggests submitting posts / articles to sites and blogs that accept submissions.  She has a whole long list on this one of her Blog Tips posts!  Check it out; it sounds like a great idea. - 3 - Easter … [Read more...]