Quick and Easy Kidney Bean Salad Recipe

Don't let the kidney beans scare you! This Kidney Bean Salad recipe was my grandmother's. My family has been enjoying it for more than 30 years. It is healthy and tasty. I love how quick and easy it is to make! It takes only about 10 minutes from start to finish. It can be eaten right away or can be stored in the fridge for a few days.Kidney Bean Salad Ingredients:1 Can of Kidney Beans (your choice of light or dark red) 3-4 Stalks of Celery 5-6 Medium-Sized Dill Pickles 1/3 cup Read more [...]

Kutie Bow Tuties {Birthday Hats, Crowns & Party Decor} Review & 20% Off Discount Code

Thank you to Kutie Bow Tuties for sending product for review in exchange for my honest opinion.Kutie Bow Tuties offers handcrafted crowns, party hats, hair bows, bowties, cake & cupcake toppers, headbands, banners and more. Items can be custom created to match any age, colors or design you are envisioning. Whether you are celebrating a 1st birthday or 40th Birthday Kutie Bow Tuties have you covered! Items arrive beautifully wrapped as you can see above. Kutie Bow Tuties has Read more [...]

My Baby’s Heartbeat Bear {Baby Shower Gift Idea & Pregnancy Keepsake} & Giveaway (6/25)

Thank you to My Baby's Heartbeat Bear for sending me product in exchange for this feature post.My Baby's Heartbeat Bear crafts precious stuffed animals that come with heart-shaped recording devices that capture the sound of baby's heartbeat in utero during an ultrasound appointment. Purusha Rivera, an OB/GYN ultrasound technician who wanted to help moms-to-be listen to their baby’s heartbeat  “on demand” (not just when they go for an ultrasound), developed My Baby's Heartbeat Bear. Read more [...]

Use R.I.C.E. To Treat Sprains & Strains

My husband sprained his ankle last weekend. He's a farmer and we wanted to get him back on his feet and feeling good as soon as possible. I taught him the acronym R.I.C.E. to treat his sprained ankle. I share this acronym any chance I get to help others remember how to treat a sprain or a strain.R stands for Rest. You should take it easy and rest the affected extremity as much as possible. It may be necessary to use crutches for a few days in the event of a bad lower extremity sprain. Relax Read more [...]

HOOT For Kids Treasure Box Review & Discount Code

Thank you to HOOT for sending a Treasure Box for review in exchange for my honest opinion.HOOT stands for Hands On Occupational Therapy. "HOOT promotes purpose driven play with toys & activities to strengthen developmental skills & reach milestones." HOOT was founded by a mom whose son needed occupational therapy and is led by Lisa, an Occupational Therapist with over 25 years of experience helping babies and children. Toys can be used to promote children's gross motor, fine motor and Read more [...]