Smart is the New Cool with Project Mc² on Netflix #StreamTeam

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. My daughter has been soooo excited about the new Netflix Original Series, Project Mc², that premiered on August 7th. The show features four supercool teen spies who show how girls can use their science smarts and math problem-solving skills to help save the world. Project Mc² […]

How Big Brother Helps Fill Dad’s Role During Deployment #JohnsonsDaddyDos

I’ve partnered with JOHNSON’S® Baby as an ambassador. My husband readily admits that he’s not the best at “doing hair.” I’m the hair-doer in this household, whether it’s a lattice braid, heart-shaped braid, or other “Hair Experiment.” My husband celebrates when he does a ponytail (it’s kind-of adorable). While he might not style hair the […]

Happiness is ______ {2014-W40} #happinessis

We spent 52 weeks in 2013 celebrating what made us happy, and it WAS a fantastic year. Let’s make 2014 the year where we really truly focus on surrounding ourselves with only joy and happiness all year round, every month, every week, every day. Tell me, what makes you happy? What is it that you […]

Happiness is ______ {2014-W37} #happinessis

We spent 52 weeks in 2013 celebrating what made us happy, and it WAS a fantastic year. Let’s make 2014 the year where we really truly focus on surrounding ourselves with only joy and happiness all year round, every month, every week, every day. Tell me, what makes you happy? What is it that you […]

Happiness is ______ {2014-W9} #happinessis

We spent 52 weeks in 2013 celebrating what made us happy, and it WAS a fantastic year. Let’s make 2014 the year where we really truly focus on surrounding ourselves with only joy and happiness all year round, every month, every week, every day.Tell me, what makes you happy? What is it that you do […]

Giving Up The Self-Loathing Chatter. For Me. For My Kids. #FightFatTalk

The following post is sponsored by Burst on behalf of Special K®. I can’t recount how many times I’ve sabotaged myself in the face of a compliment. “You look beautiful in that dress, Lisa.” And then, for whatever reason, the response out of my mouth is “Oh, thank you so much! But… ” and then […]

Disney Princess Tea Party for The Little Mermaid #DisneyPrincessPlay

As part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias®, we wanted to celebrate the release of The Little Mermaid Collector’s Edition by bringing the movie to life in our home by having a Disney Princess tea party. Fun, right? We’re huge Disney Princess fans in this house! My daughter owns a Princess bike, dresses up as a Princess quite often (I […]

Happiness is ______ {Week Thirty-One} #happinessis

2013 is going to be a fantastic year – a year where we collectively focus on the happy and the joy in our lives. What makes you happy? What is it that you do that you can’t get enough of? What makes your soul shine, your eyes beam, and your insides sparkle? Happiness is so […]

Happiness is ______ {Week Six} #happinessis

2013 is going to be a fantastic year – a year where we collectively focus on the happy and the joy in our lives. What makes you happy? What is it that you do that you can’t get enough of? What makes your soul shine, your eyes beam, and your insides sparkle? Happiness is so […]

Heart-Shaped Braid Tutorial

Would you like your daughter to have a cute heart-shaped braid for Valentine’s Day or a special occasion? This braid is a lot easier than you might think, and can be done using a french braid or an inverted french braid. What you’ll need – A brush, a wide-toothed comb, a fine-toothed comb, a clip […]