I used to believe that pecan and pumpkin pies were the only desserts you could serve for a Thanksgiving feast. But, throughout my years eating and hosting Thanksgiving dinners, I’ve changed my mind. These fresh-fruit cornucopias make a healthy yet … READ MORE »

My kids love free-style coloring with crayons, but my four-year-old son was especially excited when I told him he could finally use markers. (Of course, they have to be washable!) He was over-the-moon pumped when I showed him these amazing … READ MORE »


Thanksgiving ABC Printable

November 14, 2016

This month, with Thanksgiving on the horizon, we are feeling extra thankful. Thankful for our friends and family (all over the world), the roof over our heads, and the many blessings with which we find ourselves. Thanksgiving is always a … READ MORE »

#FewerWorries Twitter Party Tuesday, 11/15 at 1pm ET Hosts: @ChipWade @momtrends @TheShoppingMama and @AudreyMcClellan Sponsored by: @LibertyMutual #FewerWorries Twitter Party As the holiday season approaches, more Americans are traveling and leaving their homes to visit family–but that’s not without a … READ MORE »

My little guy is all about kicking off the holiday season. But as his leaf-loving, pumpkin-spice sipping, autumn adoring mama, I refuse to skip straight to trimming the tree and rocking our ugly sweaters. Nope, it’s still November, little guy—otherwise … READ MORE »

Imma just come right out with it… My kids think farting is hilarious. We call it “tooting,” around these parts, so it definitely ups the kiddie-cuteness factor, but, let’s be honest, there’s nothing all that adorable about beeping the horn, … READ MORE »

The Mighty Odds by Amy Ignatow Thursday, November 10th @ 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT   Hashtags: #TSMBookClub #TheMightyOdds      Hosts: @theshoppingmama @amyignatow @momtrends Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 10th at our regular time 1 PM ET / … READ MORE »

My four year old son and I were at a Halloween party a few days ago when he saw his first stormtrooper. “Mommy, what is THAT awesome costume?!?,” he asked enthusiastically—and thus began his introduction to the world of Star … READ MORE »