Decor for Kids Rooms | Brentwood Home Review

Brentwood Home Juniper Mattress Review + Giveaway

Hey friends! I have an awesome GIVEAWAY to share with you today, and I want to show you how my son’s toddler room is rapidly shaping up to be a big kid room.  I can’t believe how fast the time passes – I know you parents can relate!  We needed an economical option for his bed, […]

The Season of Giving: Help Me Support My Local Food Bank

#HolidayHungerNoMore

Hi friends!  I’ve got a simple thing to ask of you today: tell me how you’re giving back this holiday season using #HolidayHungerNoMore.  I’ve partnered with Farm Rich for a #HolidayHungerNoMore social media fundraiser to benefit a local food bank.  My goal is to raise $1000 for Mel Trotter Ministries and their food pantry.  Today I’m […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Classy, Sassy, Geek and Chic! 50 Gift Ideas

Gift Guide: Chic Gift Ideas at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends, it’s that time again!  I am busy making list, checking it twice (only to find that I’ve left it at home on the counter… you know, haha).  But in all seriousness, today I’ve got some great gift ideas for you to check out!  I put my head together this year with my family and friends […]

Mad Love Hand Stamped Necklace + Starter Set Giveaway

Mad Love Hand Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends, I’ve got a special treat for you today!  Are you ready for a great giveaway for a metal stamping starter kit from today’s sponsor, Beaducation.com?  How about some fun metal stamping inspiration?  How about a copy of my new book, DIY Stamped Metal Jewelry?  HOW ABOUT WE JUST GET STARTED!  Yes?  Yes! As […]

Adventures in Parenting: Potty Training

Potty Training with New Pampers Easy Ups [AD] at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends! So we are in THAT phase – yes, potty training.  Some kids train easily and some do not… my little man is sadly in the latter group.  So I’ve been trying every trick and technique I can get my hands on, and we’re also working with today’s sponsor, Procter & Gamble, using their New Pampers […]

Hut, Hut, Bite! Home Bowl Recipe Roundup

Hut, Hut, Bite! Home Bowl Recipe Roundup at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is sponsored by EVITE® in conjunction with Coca-Cola® & NABISCO. I’ll confess it right now – my favorite part of football games is attending and hosting watch parties.  We love having people over or visiting our friends for all the major games throughout football season.  Who doesn’t love the food and the festivities?  As the playoffs wind […]

Great Gifts for Kids | Thomas & Friends TrackMaster Toys

Great Gifts for Kids | Thomas & Friends TrackMaster Train Set at www.happyhourprojects.com

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fisher-Price for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was a kid, my grandmother had a train set under the Christmas tree.  Ever since then, I feel like trains are just a part of Christmas.  Now that my son is old enough to […]

Pressure Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Pressure Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup at www.happyhourprojects.com | Don't have time to simmer on the stove all day? This classic recipe adapted to the pressure cooker is comfort-food ready in 90 minutes or less!

Hey friends!  So, show of hands.  Who has a pressure cooker?  Who has considered owning one?  Who out there thinks it sounds scary and intimidating?  Okay, I totally raised my hand on that last one – until my cousin Lisa talked me into looking into them.  Pressure cookers can greatly reduce cooking times and keep […]