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Customizing a Stroller with Cricut or Silhouette

When I decided to customize our stroller, I went in search of successful attempts online and found none. So, I figured I’d try anyway. I’m really happy with the results. If you don’t have a Cricut or Silhouette machine, you can buy heat transfer iron on designs in abundance on Etsy, usually for a pretty ..
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Three Great Ways to Protect Your Stroller from Theft

No one likes to think someone would take something as personal as a stroller. I decided to write this post after the second report of an acquaintance whose stroller was stolen while they were on vacation at Disney. Customization: Many people are reluctant to permanently customize their stroller for some reason. The only reason not ..
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Playful Pets – A Bonnie Board Book – Circa 1947

This turned up when mom and I were going through old books at her house. We have no idea who it had belonged to, as neither of us remembered it. This one is a bit older than the one I could find on Amazon, which you can tell from the wicked binding on this older ..
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Why Doesn’t Disney Add Other Characters to the Be Our Guest Experience?

This is a question I get asked occasionally. While I don’t have the “official” answer, here is my theory: Keep in mind that Disney is about bringing magic to it’s guests. Disney has the “Magic Kingdom” where you can relive their amazing stories in an interactive environment. Both Cinderella’s Castle and the Beast’s Castle are ..
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How to Get a Free Disney Gift Card from Mousekeeping

No, it isn’t a joke or a prank. If you’re planning to head to Disney this year, here’s a great perk! Guests at Disney moderate and budget resorts are offered a gift card of $20 per night of their stay if they elect to “opt out” of Mousekeeping services! This means on a 4 night ..
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Our Peter Rabbit Birthday Party

Keep in mind, we had just moved in when the big “ONE” happened. So, you may see a few totes and such lying around.   Decorations in this photo: We bought a helium tank to fill our own balloons. This 1st Birthday Boy Decorations Kit contained our balloons, including the giant “1” and the pom poms and ..
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Super Cool Rare Toys – Little People Trick-or-Treat Surprise

I first saw this toy on the Fisher Price Website. It was on sale, but was sold out because it was discontinued in 2016. The set came with the following. Surprise House Dino Boy (Two slightly different models – one carried a square bag and a candy bar and had slightly darker skin, the other ..
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Super Cool Rare Toys – The Series

My Amazon List for Super Cool Rare Toys  has started to pull a following, so I decided it might be fun to do a little background on some of these toys and maybe help you try to find them! I started the list when I started to realize there were a lot of great developmental toys ..
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Low Cal Lime and Honey Mustard Broccoli Slaw

To add a bit of protein, or if calories are not an issue, add 2 Tablespoons of pecan halves or chunks which makes this divine, but adds 50 calories per serving. Main Recipe: 2 cups of broccoli slaw 1/3 cup Craisins 1 Tablespoon Ken’s Lite Honey Mustard Dressing 2 Tablespoons No Calorie Honey Mustard Dressing ..
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Extensive SCLC – Praise God, A Second Complete Remission!

Cancer isn’t something I usually talk about on the site, but I wanted to share our story to give hope to others. If you’re reading this, then it’s probably because you or a loved one are facing Small Cell Lung Cancer. I know I combed Google for stories like this when we started on this journey. ..
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