Delicious falling off the bone slow cooker baby back ribs recipe!

Slow Cooker Baby Back Ribs

 This has quickly become the most requested recipe in my house.  It literally takes me 15 minutes to prep and then six hours later like magic we have a fabulous meal. Everyone wins! 

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Elf on the Shelf Prompts: Day Five

The slightly creepy and equally fun tradition of the Elf on the Shelf is back. Making our holiday lives a little bit harder, a little bit easier as we can just point to the clown-like elf when the kids are misbehaving and a little bit more creative. We don’t know about you, but by night three we have […]

Invisalign 10 Things My Teen Wants Your Teen to Know

Invisalign: How to Handle Pain & Discomfort

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Invisalign. This is Keenan’s fifth month using Invisalign. The novelty has definitely worn off and he is starting to ask…often, “Are we there yet.” Not. Even. Close. Bud.  While he hasn’t had a lot of pain using the Invisalign trays (which is much different than my 17 […]

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Our visit to the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa #LaPalomaHoliday

I can’t believe this was a year ago… A few weeks ago, I gave you a sneak peek of the Fire & Ice event taking place at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa during the Holiday season.   This past weekend we actually got to experience Fire & Ice for ourselves and loved every […]

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Elf on the Shelf Prompts: Day Three

The slightly creepy and equally fun tradition of the Elf on the Shelf is back. Making our holiday lives a little bit harder, a little bit easier as we can just point to the clown-like elf when the kids are misbehaving and a little bit more creative. We don’t know about you, but by night three we have […]

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Elf on the Shelf Prompts: Day Two

The slightly creepy and equally fun tradition of the Elf on the Shelf is back. Making our holiday lives a little bit harder, a little bit easier as we can just point to the clown-like elf when the kids are misbehaving and a little bit more creative. We don’t know about you, but by night three we have […]

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Elf on the Shelf Prompts: Day One

The slightly creepy and equally fun tradition of the Elf on the Shelf is back. Making our holiday lives a little bit harder, a little bit easier as we can just point to the clown-like elf when the kids are misbehaving and a little bit more creative. We don’t know about you, but by night three we have […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Tweens 2014

Tween Holiday Gift Guide 2014

This is a sponsored post by Microsoft but the fabulous gift ideas, including the tablet, are my ideas that will make your shopping experience this holiday for tweens a heck of a lot easier.  The tween years, in my 19 years of parenting, have been the hardest to buy for. The early years kids want […]

The Voice Season Seven Weekly Review

The Voice: Top 12 Review

For the past few weeks, Stefanie and I have been texting each other incessantly during The Voice Season 7 performance shows, recapping our favorite and not-so-favorite performances of the show. This week, instead of texting back and forth, we decided to share our thoughts throughout the show in a Google Doc, updating it live as […]

Banana Bread

Homemade Banana Nut Bread

  One of the best things in my life growing up was walking into my mimi’s front door and being greeted by the smell of banana bread baking in the oven. Every time I bake it now I am instantly transported back to that childlike joy.  Homemade Banana Nut Bread   This amazingingly delicious recipe […]