5 Outside the Box Father’s Day Gift Ideas

If you are like me, you are probably going to skip right through this introduction and get straight to the point.  The list.  So I'll keep it short and sweet.  Father's Day is fast approaching. Coming up with original gift ideas is hard.  You are juggling the start of summer and all the schedules and probably, already, exhausted.  Here are a few outside the box ideas to help you out so you can celebrate Dad in a meaningful way with a few simple clicks.  (PS...Some of the links here are affiliate … [Read more...]

Millennial Dad – Honoring Dad with the CaringBridge #theother364 Campaign

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for CaringBridge. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Not too long ago, I shared a little bit about how while my husband is great on the other 364 days of the year, Mother's Day has not always been his forte.  Well, I have since learned that the secret to a lovely Mother's Day is first, changing one's perspective and second, writing about how you don't really expect breakfast in bed. … [Read more...]

Easy Winter Bucket List Ideas

I don't know about you, but typically once Christmas and New Year's pass, I'm ready for summer.  Unfortunately, here in the Midwest, the ringing in of the New Year is really only the start of our winter.  In the words of Frost, it feels like there are miles to go before we sleep, or at least before we feel the warmth of the sun. Ahhhh...sunshine. Alas, I digress.  We need to make it through the cold and the dark and the slush and static one way or another.  I find that nothing helps pass … [Read more...]