Schwinn’s Bike Riding Tips
6 Things Moms Should Never Leave Home Without
Share Your Chiquita Smile & Win a Disney Vacation!
French Toast Casserole

Schwinn’s Bike Riding Tips

Sponsored post by Lunchbox. Bike riding is pretty symbolic of childhood, isn’t it?  I remember my first bike and I loved riding it.  When my daughter was two years old we got her a bike and she hated it.  She felt uneasy on it and never wanted anything to do with it.  We put it […]


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6 Things Moms Should Never Leave Home Without

Everywhere you look, there are countless suggestions and rules for parenting. You’re being too careful… You’re not being careful enough… Do this, don’t do that! But being a new parent is all about trying different approaches and seeing what works for you. The first kid is a mystery – you’ve never done this before, and […]


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Share Your Chiquita Smile & Win a Disney Vacation!

This post is in partnership with Mom It Forward Blogger Network and I’m being compensated by Chiquita for this post because I adore bananas! Bananas are one of the staples moms always need to have on hand.  Maybe not all moms but I sure do anyway!  They’re a meal on the go.  They stow away […]


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French Toast Casserole

French toast casserole is one of those recipes that’s incredibly comforting. It’s also one of those recipes that are so incredibly easy to make that you are going to ask yourself why you didn’t make it before. Yes, it’s that good and yes, it’s that easy! This is one of those recipes that asks for […]


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Schwinn’s Bike Riding Tips

Schwinn Girl's Bike

Sponsored post by Lunchbox. Bike riding is pretty symbolic of childhood, isn’t it?  I remember my first bike and I loved riding it.  When my daughter was two years old we got her a bike and she hated it.  She felt uneasy on it and never wanted anything to do with it.  We put it […]


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6 Things Moms Should Never Leave Home Without

Kids at Sams Club

Everywhere you look, there are countless suggestions and rules for parenting. You’re being too careful… You’re not being careful enough… Do this, don’t do that! But being a new parent is all about trying different approaches and seeing what works for you. The first kid is a mystery – you’ve never done this before, and […]


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Share Your Chiquita Smile & Win a Disney Vacation!

Chiquita Banana Smiles

This post is in partnership with Mom It Forward Blogger Network and I’m being compensated by Chiquita for this post because I adore bananas! Bananas are one of the staples moms always need to have on hand.  Maybe not all moms but I sure do anyway!  They’re a meal on the go.  They stow away […]


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French Toast Casserole

Berry French Toast

French toast casserole is one of those recipes that’s incredibly comforting. It’s also one of those recipes that are so incredibly easy to make that you are going to ask yourself why you didn’t make it before. Yes, it’s that good and yes, it’s that easy! This is one of those recipes that asks for […]


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Hot Chocolate Brownie Bites

Hot Chocolate Brownies

Hershey’s partnered with me for this post. #Simply5 In my last post about Hershey’s Simply 5 Syrup I mentioned how many of my childhood memories involved summer and many of those summer days involved eating ice cream with my family.  Those memories are very precious.  My grandfather died about seven years ago now and I […]


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Letter to My Daughter – About Us

Silly Faces

This post brought to you by Disney Junior. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Embracing Homemaking. My Dearest Daughter, Today is the day that I celebrate you.  One of many actually.  I celebrate you, not because you’re a mom yet but because it was you who first made me a mom, only […]


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6 Ways to Make a Bad Day Good

Jolly Time

This is a partnered post but all opinions are my own. Do you ever have a crummy day where you just can’t seem to shake it?  It’s like you have your own version of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day playing out before your eyes.  I’ve had days like that. My […]


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Tips to Survive a Renovation

Coleman with Brita filter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Brita Universal Jug Cooler Filtration System for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m currently undergoing a kitchen renovation.  When will it end you ask?  I don’t honestly know.  We haven’t even ordered our cabinets yet!  I’m hoping to be in and settled in […]


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Banana Blood Orange Smoothie

Banana Blood Orange Smoothie

If you are looking for a bright, cheery and delicious smoothie recipe don’t look any further, this Banana Blood Orange Smoothie is all you need in your life, trust me on this one. This is a recipe I have been making literally non-stop for the last couple of weeks and I can’t get over it, […]


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My Top 13 Moving Tips

Computer cords

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CORT for IZEA.  All opinions are 100% mine. Moving isn’t easy.  Actually, it might even be the hardest thing I’ve ever done.  Moving with kids is impossibly hard!  We just moved a few weeks ago so this is fresh on my mind.  These are […]


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