DIY Finger Knit Scarf

Finger knit scarf

  How to knit a scarf just using your fingers!  Guest Post by Jamie Winter is coming and I think we have all learned from the brutal winter we had last year that you can never have too many scarves. If you don't have the budget to buy your scarves, don't can make your own! Don't knit? That is totally OK because you don't need to know how to knit. … [Read more...]

Pre-Wedding Skin Indulging

Pre-Wedding Skin Indulging

  Wedding preparations are stressful, period. When you are the future bride, you’re supposed to look all radiant and glowy, share smiles with everyone around you and keep it all together like a classy lady. Yeah, right! You have a ton of things to do, your mother-in-law doesn’t agree with your choice of wedding colors, and you have the worst skin breakout in … [Read more...]

ProMaker X-Pro Tights Review


This Australian company has created a phenomenal product that will be your absolute go to for workout pants. Kari received this product for free to review. The opinions in this review are honest and her own. Why Didn’t I Think of This?? Ever had a moment where you were discouraged with something or thought “there has to be something better?” Lo and behold, the … [Read more...]

15 Halloween/Fall Wreath Tutorials


Fall is such a great time of year! There are so many things to love...the changing leaves, the cool weather, Halloween, and most of all the wonderful fall decor. I absolutely love decorating my home for fall. Even more than for the Christmas holidays. One of the first things I think of when it comes to decorating for this lovely season is hanging our wreath. Did you know … [Read more...]

Who is Going to Deliver My Baby?

Cheerful doctor doing a sonogram scan on pregnant woman

By Silvio Aladjem MD Not too long time ago, the daughter of a friend of mine, who is planning to start a family, asked me a reasonable question: how to choose an obstetrician when she got pregnant? The more I thought about it, the more I believed this is a question that many women may ask themselves. I thought I would share my thoughts about the subject with you. There is … [Read more...]

U by Kotex Saves the Day on Fun Fall Getaways

Kotes slider 2

This post is sponsored by U by Kotex, but my opinions are all my own. Fall is just around the corner and it is my favorite time of year to take a trip back to my home state of Wisconsin with my husband. There is just nothing better than the cool crisp air and the rolling farmland full of trees on fire with vibrant red, orange and yellow color. Here is a little bit of why we … [Read more...]

Historic Train Trips

Steam Train in a Open Countryside

Historic train trips make a memorable family vacation! Trains and train rides are exotic and pure adventure for children, especially if they have never had the chance to step aboard one. The fact of the matter though, is that train lines have been running for across the country and world for a long time, and many of the lines follow historic trails that wagons, horses and … [Read more...]

Beyond the Vegas Cliché: How to Have a Unique Las Vegas Wedding

wedding car decorations in Las Vegas

Wedding Over the years, it’s become a cliché that people go to Las Vegas for a quickie wedding. When people think of a Vegas wedding, they think of a wedding chapel with an Elvis impersonator officiating the ceremony, or the even quicker version of a drive-thru wedding. Las Vegas weddings have always been unique compared to weddings in any other location, but now you can … [Read more...]

Back-To-School Quotes For Inspiration

Quote Series Chalkboard

Back-to-school is definitely here! You have either already started back or like many, will be returning the day after Labor Day. This time of year can be a hard transition; going from all the freedom and excitement that summer offers you to a structured day of sometimes very mundane activities. However, we all know that school/education sets the foundation for the rest of … [Read more...]

How to Score Cheap Holiday Flights

air travel

The holidays are just around the corner now and many people will be flying during the holiday season. With airline costs skyrocketing, it’s important to know how to shop for cheap holiday flights and how to maximize your savings this holiday season! The nice thing about purchasing holiday flights, or any flights for that matter, is that there are a few tricks to purchasing that … [Read more...]