Fun Friday: Downtown Disney

 

Downtown Disney

One thing we got to do when we were in Florida was go to Downtown Disney. We didn’t go to the actual Disney parks this time, for a few reason, but we wanted our kids to get a little bit of the Disney experience. Continue reading

Come Link Up at Lovin the Weekend! (4/18)

 

A couple of notes from An Ordinary Housewife. PLEASE READ! (1)For some reason the Lovin the Readers linky never wants to show up on my blog, so make sure you visit one of my fellow co-hosts to link up there. (After visiting me of course!) You can still join the numbers and giveaway linkies here on my blog.
(2) If you find you cannot “paste” your url or other info into the boxes, click in the box and press CTRL+V and it will paste. (kinda like you have to do on Google docs)
Thanks a bunch, and I look forward to getting to know you all! Continue reading

Think About it Thursday: Spend a Little Time Each Day…

Spend Time with Your Child
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     Sometimes it’s so easy to get caught up in the everyday tasks of life and we sometimes forget to just have fun with our little ones! When they’re little, they want nothing more than to spend time with you! Continue reading

Wellness Wednesday: The Importance of Water

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Image courtesy of suphakit73 / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
    Do you drink enough water? Water is one of the most underestimated tools for weight loss around.

     Most people don’t drink enough water. I remember hearing somewhere that a good rule of thumb to know how much you should be drinking is to take your body weight, divide it in half, and drink that many ounces. Makes sense, right? More weight, more water? Continue reading

Tasty Tuesday: Chicken Tenders

Love this recipe for Chicken Tenders!
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 I love chicken tenders. One of my family’s favorite meals for me to make is these chicken tenders, green beans and mac and cheese. Of course, anything deep-fried isn’t super good for you, so I try not to make it too often. It’s just good home food. Continue reading

Make a Book About Your Favorite Person and Win!

(This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.)

Did you know that Blurb might give you $2,500 to read about your favorite person? All you have to do is make a book about a loved one filled with all sorts of kind words, creativity and insight, and if selected, you could win the grand prize! Continue reading

Make it Monday: Basic Diaper Cake

How to Make a Diaper Cake
Finished diaper cake

     Making a diaper cake can be fun and allow you to express your creativity. Here is the first diaper cake I ever made. It’s not as elaborate as some of the diaper cakes I’ve seen, but I think it turned out alright for my first try. You can make a basic 2-tier diaper cake for about $10-15 (more or less) depending on how many extra “goodies” you stick on it.  Continue reading

Spring Sweeping Giveaway: Butter Bell Crock

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

Spring-Sweeping

Welcome to the Spring Sweeping Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network. Continue reading

Fun Friday: Jim ‘n Nick’s Bar-B-Q

Jim n Nick’s BBQ Restaurants

jim n nick's barbeque

Last week I told you about one of our favorite pizza chains in the north Arkansas area. Now I want to tell you about one of our favorite BBQ restaurants. It’s called Jim n Nick’s Bar B Q and these BBQ restaurants are mainly in the southeast. Continue reading

Come Link up at Lovin the Weekend! (4/10)

 

A couple of notes from An Ordinary Housewife. PLEASE READ! (1)For some reason the Lovin the Readers linky never wants to show up on my blog, so make sure you visit one of my fellow co-hosts to link up there. (After visiting me of course!) You can still join the numbers and giveaway linkies here on my blog.
(2) If you find you cannot “paste” your url or other info into the boxes, click in the box and press CTRL+V and it will paste. (kinda like you have to do on Google docs)
Thanks a bunch, and I look forward to getting to know you all! Continue reading