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Rainey’s Closet – Saving Money on Special Occasion Fashion for Kids

Now there is a service like Rent the Runway for the littles!! It is called Rainey’s Closet and they rent special occasion outfits for girls and boys size infant to 16. Where were they when I was trying to outfit my rapidly growing girls for all their special events as little ones?

Soul Insole – Support for Any Shoe

According to Soul Insole, the biomechanically designed shape of the Soul Insole effectively redistributes pressure evenly across the foot to relieve pressure from the heel and forefoot. The soft support helps to train your foot to strengthen its natural arch without causing the foot to become reliant on support.

Essential Workout Gear

5 Everyday Workout Essentials

Whether you are a serious athlete, weekend warrior or you are just trying to maintain a basic level of fitness, there are a few essential items you need to keep in your gym bag!

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Over the Door Solution to Water Bottle Clutter

While our days of ‘”sippy cups” are long over, I feel like we have more cups, water bottles and travel mugs than ever. We had been storing them in the plastics cabinet, but now that we do more meal planning   Read More »

Whistle Wearable Tech for Dogs

Pet Owner Essential – Whistle GPS Pet Tracker

Years ago we had a dog – one of the most lovable dogs ever – but he was a true escape artist. We lived on a 5 acre lot and had a HUGE fenced in run for our dogs to call their own. One day we arrived home to find Kodi gone. The kids were devastated, I was perplexed and all we could do is hope that he still had his collar on and that some one would call and let us know they had found him.

SNF Grilling Greats

Foodie Gifts – Snake River Farms and Double R Ranch

What do get the dear relative who literally has everything? In year’s past I have really struggled to find the perfect gift for my brothers when their respective birthdays roll around. However, this is going to change! One of my brothers got a meat smoker for his decked-out deck this past summer and the other one is a bit of a grill-snob of sorts.

Easy Tie Dye Waffles

Easy Tie Dye Waffles

Waffles have been a Sunday morning tradition since I was a little girl. My Dad used to make them every Sunday morning and every now and then he would get adventurous and add a little food coloring to the batter   Read More »

easy last minute snack gift idea

Quick Last Minute Gift: Ranch Pretzels

If you need a last minute gift idea for teachers, co-workers, neighbors or friends or an irresistible snack for the party table, check out this recipe I have borrowed from a good friend of mine. I added a Christmas touch   Read More »

Extended Stay America Grab n Go breakfast

Extended Stay America Visit #2 Even Better Than Expected

In June I dropped my daughter off at the US Air Force Academy and we stayed at the Extended Stay America in Colorado Springs thanks to the ESA team. The first weekend in September is Parent’s Weekend and we headed   Read More »

Shopping Bag Textbook Covers

Turn Your Favorite Shopping Bags into the BEST Textbook Covers

When it comes to back-to-school traditions, somethings never change. I remember spending hours covering all of my text books in high school with brown paper cut from grocery sacks. If I was lucky, they survived one 9-week grading period and   Read More »