A Traveler In #Paris: A Short Photo Story #Travel #France #Europe

Eiffel Tour, Paris, France, photo- Deanna Underwood

  Do you ever have the itch to just, GO? I do, all the time. So this time, I DID IT. The destination was Paris, France, and I could not have been more excited! My sister was out there for work, I am always in awe of the places she gets to travel for business. […]

Style and Grace: Choose Eye Glasses That Compliment Your Personality {Giveaway}

Kid little girl wearing large oversized  glasses, Flickr, Les DeFoor

  Got glasses?  If you or someone in your family has been prescribed to wear eye glasses, life is not over. “Will it be a little different wearing frames on my face all day?” Yes. “Will I look funny or be teased?” Maybe. Or maybe not… It’s not easy to find frames that fit your […]

The Last Thing You Think Your Kid Would Do…

boy cuts hair with moms razor

My son took a shower like he normally does before bed. It was a little longer than usual, but he’s no stranger to taking up all of the hot water.   I hear the water go off and see him whiz by to his bedroom. “Mom, can you come here for a second?” I walk to […]

Halloween Festivities: Time To Visit #BooMONTPark Festival and Haunt in San Diego! #BelmontPark

Girl choosing a pumpkin at the Boomont park pumpkin patch, Belmont Park

  Looking for fun, and minimally frightful Halloween festivities in San Diego? Look no further, because what you’re looking for is right in your backyard at Belmont Park!     Belmont Park is kicking up the Halloween Fun with their second annual BooMONT Park Festival and Haunt, right here in sunny San Diego! On Friday, Saturday, and […]

Fantasy and Adventure: Can’t Wait To See The Book of Life Movie! [Giveaway] #BookofLife

The Book of Life movie

  Do you love fantasy, adventure, and animation? The Book of Life is the movie to see, and it’s out in theaters TODAY!    THE BOOK OF LIFE, a vibrant fantasy-adventure, tells the legend of Manolo, a conflicted hero anddreamer who sets off on an epic quest through magical, mythical and wondrous worlds in order to […]

5 Warm and Gorgeous Winter Vacation Destinations for Traveling Families

Curacao, iconic, colorful buildings in Willemstad

  Is it starting to get crisp and cool where you live?   It’s Fall, and that means it’s time to start making winter travel plans! November and December give us holidays, time off and COLD. Just when you thought you’d be stuck in snow forever, there is a light at the end of the tunnel: […]

The Cutest Doc McStuffins + How To Make Disney Junior’s Party Favors!

Cute little girl in Doc McStuffins Halloween costume

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.     Isn’t she the cutest girl in a Doc McStuffins costume you ever did see?!         As we’re all getting into the spirit with some fun Halloween ideas, so we’re choosing our costumes and getting it all together […]

A Beautiful Sunset, Live In The Moment…

San Diego Sunset 10-3-14

[A Mission Beach Sunset, October 3, 2014, San Diego, California...]     Just last week, on a gorgeous San Diego evening, I captured this. So grand. So stunning. Nature is truly astounding.   Right place, right time   A sunset marks such a quiet and peaceful transition from day to night, and I got to witness […]

How To Make Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Homemade pumpkin puree, using fresh pumpkins

This month, we’re making a fall favorite using Sweet’N Low, it’s part of a sponsored post series for the #SweetNLowStars program. Check it out!       Have you caught the pumpkin craze bug yet?   I sure have! Fall is the season for all-pumpkin-everything, and I love it so. I have always wanted to try to […]

Fun Family Film: Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good #VeryBadDay!

Disney's Alexander Very Bad Day

  My family was invited to an advanced screening of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day earlier this week, what a fun movie!   Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner play two parents who just can’t seem to catch a break. Their cute little family routine is rocked when Alexander wishes that […]