• Showing My Easter Table + Fun Family Traditions

    When my kids were little we would hide plastic eggs in our backyard and let them go hunt for the prize inside, which was normally candy of some sort. One year we put chocolate inside and soon realized that the sun had melted the chocolate. Lesson learned. Another fun thing we would do was dye eggs and then we had fun decorating them. We would dip an egg halfway in one color for a few minutes, then turn the egg over and dip the other half in another color. The kids thought that was cool! We would use crayons, glitter, stickers, and just have so much fun with all of…

  • Sweet Dreams with Emma Mattress

    SLEEP IS NOT OVERRATED!Many people don’t know this, but I have lived with back pain practically my whole life and it’s not fun. In fact, it is downright painful and can be very debilitating. I had to have back surgery about 13 years ago to remove a bulging disk. I had the surgery because I had no choice at the time—it affected me so much that I found myself not being able to walk because of this disk. Sometimes when I am lying down I have back pain. It’s just what I deal with. I know there are so many people that deal with back pain and the number is…

  • Halloween Haunted Home Decor EASY Tricks and Tips!

    When October comes around and you see the bats, witches, and spider webs, do you want to skip right ahead to Christmas?  I have to admit I was one of those people. I really struggled to decorate for Halloween when my kids were little. I think it was because I really didn’t like the color orange and just did not know how to make it work in my house.  I have a lot of fun with it now mostly because I realize I just don’t have to use the color orange and I know I can pull neutral colors into my decor.   Here are some fun ideas to spice up…