Fresh Step Triple Action Cat Litter #plantpower Review & Giveaway


I love our cats.  Our male cat, Clyde, has been a part of our family for 13 years.  We have had our female cat Pearl for 5 years.  We are “cat people” through and through.  They bring us comfort and companionship and are totally spoiled.  Cats are pretty self-sufficient, and that’s why they are the […]

Send Your Child On a Reading Adventure with Travels with Gannon and Wyatt (Review & Giveaway)


It’s no secret that I love children’s books.  Growing up, I was a big fan of chapter books and hated when they ended.  Do you have middle grader who loves to read?  If you’re looking for a series of books packed with action, adventure, and tons of learning along the way, you need to pick […]

T-fal OptiGrill Review- Perfectly Grilled Foods


If anyone knows me well, they know that cooking is not my strong point.  I can bake all day long, but when it comes to cooking meals, I’m all about quick and easy.  I’m getting better, but I always welcome any help in this area I can get.  That’s why when I was offered to […]

Tips For Surviving the Cold & Flu Season


Now that the holidays are upon us, you’ll probably be out and about more and that means you will probably be around more people.  This also means you may be around more sick people, exposing yourself to colds and flu.  I work around children everyday, so I make sure I wash my hands often during […]

How To Plan The Perfect Children’s Party

There’s no doubt about it – planning a children’s party is stressful. If you find yourself more likely to reach for the paracetamol instead of a party popper at a gathering frequented by kids – this guide is for you. Here are three easy ways to ensure your children’s party goes off with a bang […]

Thanksgiving Bulletin Board


It’s Turkey Time in the library!  I managed to get up this Thanksgiving bulletin board this week.  I had a few Thanksgiving paperback books, so I thought this would make a fun display.  I used the die cut machine to cut out the maple leaf border and letters and I give credit for the turkey […]

Change Your Clock-Change Your Battery-Energizer Giveaway


Did you remember to set your clocks back an hour last night?  We did, and our family enjoyed that extra hour of sleep!  I look forward to Daylight Savings Time being over because having more sunlight on those cold, winter work mornings seems to help me get moving better.  It’s also that time of year […]