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7 Steps to a Happier Home

7 Steps to a Happier Home

Family is not an important thing, it’s everything. —Michael J. Fox My family IS my everything! I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it time and time again that I…

Powell Pack Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Powell Pack Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

  To kick off the official month of love (hey, it’s almost Valentine’s Day, right?), we’re focusing on loving and uplifting those around us—friends, family, and even perfect strangers. While…

Halloween Sweet Treats

Halloween Sweet Treats

  Confession time. It’s officially the second half of October, just a couple weeks away from Halloween, and I don’t have a single Halloween decoration around my house. I’m not…

#ThrowbackThursday: Missing my peeps!

#ThrowbackThursday: Missing my peeps!

I don’t always celebrate #throwbackthursday, but when I do, it’s because I’m feeling a little misty-eyed and nostalgic about the good ol’ Extreme Weight Loss days! Gosh, those were some…

Grocery Shopping 101

Grocery Shopping 101

While going to the grocery store is somewhat therapeutic for some, it’s kind of like pulling teeth for me. Really. I’d rather clean the bathrooms and do laundry. Reason being…it’s…

Making Summer Night Memories

Making Summer Night Memories

Summer nights are the BEST!! When I think back to being a kid, my favorite memories usually took place in the summer. Although as a mom of young kids now…

To My Babies…

To My Babies…

Ruby – your toothy (and somewhat vampire-like) smile is EVERYTHING. There are times when I stumble, bleary eyed and sleep deprived into your room to pick you up from your…

Friday Faves: Tees for My Babes

Friday Faves: Tees for My Babes

As the youngest two of four kiddos, Cash and Ruby are no strangers to hand-me-downs. For real, 90% of each of their wardrobes are straight from Matix and Marley. Eek….

Rapid Fire—Volume 2

Rapid Fire—Volume 2

    As much as I love sharing instructional, informational videos with all of you, let’s be honest—the real fun happens when Chris and I strip down (figuratively, of course…

Celebrate LOVE <3

Celebrate LOVE <3

I love love, and I love celebrating love… but sometimes the old stuffed animal and chocolate Valentine’s routine can get a little redundant.  Finding new, creative ways to express my…

Throwback Thursday : #ChristmasJammies!

Throwback Thursday : #ChristmasJammies!

#ThrowbackThursday to Ruby’s first Christmas! How did another year go by SO fast? I love looking through old pictures, especially pics of my favorite people in my favorite #ChristmasJammies. So…

#FlashbackFriday: Halloween 2013 Fun!

#FlashbackFriday: Halloween 2013 Fun!

Oh, how time flies! I can’t believe it’s been a full year since this fun Halloween celebration! I am so excited to celebrate the holiday tonight and experience the magic…

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