Recipe: Cheesy Potato Casserole

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Our deck project is complete! If you have been following along on my Instagram page (@suburbanboymom if you aren’t already following) you know that we took on a project much larger than we had anticipated. We purchased our home exactly 1 year ago, and the previous owners had built and stained a HUGE deck on […]

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Making Simple Desserts Festive for the Holidays

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This time of year is always crazy busy with various holiday parties, get togethers, pitch-ins, etc. One thing I try to always keep on hand during the holidays is some basic dessert mixes to make when time is limited and I don’t want to go the “store bought” route. One of my family’s favorite “easy” […]

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Christmas Wreath Dollar Tree DIY

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Our next post in our Holiday Prep series is a super simple DIY wreath- made from all materials from The Dollar Tree. Let me be the first to tell you-  I am NOT a crafty person. At all. Like, AT ALL. Seriously. The benefit to this for all of you is that means the crafts […]

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Monday Vibes


Articles for Her

Happy Monday! Today has been the Monday-ist Monday EVER. We have a LOT of new faces around here, so I decided to lighten things up a bit today, and just share some fun facts about me. Remember those emails that your friends would send you on AOL back in the day? You had to fill […]

August 20, 2018

Skin Care for All- My Skin Care Story


Articles for Her

I will be the first to admit that back in my younger, teenage years, I was a definite sun worshiper. If I could be out laying in the sun, I would be, lathered up in baby oil and no sunscreen (and Sun-In in my hair, because, of course). I know, it makes me cringe now […]

July 23, 2018

DIY: Kid Canvas


For Kids

I am a sucker for a super simple DIY. I am an even bigger sucker for a super simple DIY that’s also super cheap. Add in the fact that I can include the kids without pulling my hair out AND it can be doubled as a thoughtful gift and I’m SOLD. While shopping at the […]

July 20, 2018

Life in the Indiana Suburbs


Articles for Her

With the exception of 2 years we lived in Jacksonville, Florida for work, I have lived in Indiana my whole life. I started off in the city, and we moved to the country when I was in 6th grade. Once I graduated, I moved to the ‘burbs, about 20 minutes north of Indianapolis, and have […]

July 19, 2018

Made You Smile!


For Kids

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I was compensated for this post. If you have been following along, you know that Gymboree is our go-to for clothes for the boys. I was apprehensive when I heard they were coming out with […]

July 17, 2018

Recipe: Boat Sandwich


Recipes

Every summer since I was a year old has been spent on a boat. My parents grew up around boats, and their parents did as well. My parents’ friends had boats, so we would often meet up with them out on the lake. We would park the boat, swim and eat lunch. One of my […]

July 12, 2018

Summer Shopping Must Haves


Articles for Her, For Kids

Shopping for the whole family for summer can be overwhelming, and expensive! The boys go through more clothes daily, because they’re outside getting them dirty and changing into clean ones. It’s a never ending cycle of laundry around here in the summer months especially. When shopping for clothes, I always try to be budget conscious, […]

July 6, 2018

First Time Garden- How Did I Do?


At Home

  I have never been one to have a green thumb. Indoor plants, flowers, outdoor plants, trees…you name it and if I was in charge of keeping it alive to thrive, it would die. When we purchased our new house, one of our selling points was the yard. Our old house was on a hill, […]

July 4, 2018

Recipe: Cheesy Potato Casserole


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Our deck project is complete! If you have been following along on my Instagram page (@suburbanboymom if you aren’t already following) you know that we took on a project much larger than we had anticipated. We purchased our home exactly 1 year ago, and the previous owners had built and stained a HUGE deck on […]

July 2, 2018

My Favorite Things- My Top 5 Must-Haves at Costco


Reviews

This is NOT a sponsored post. I love Costco. Like, I’m obsessed. We didn’t get a Costco membership until my attempts at breastfeeding failed with my youngest (now 3) and a friend told us that their formula was the best deal, and obviously the most convenient, since the cans would last us a lot longer. […]

March 8, 2018