Easy Crock Pot Cream Corn

Crock Pot Cream Corn Recipe

One side dish that I could eat by the many spoonfuls is crock pot cream corn. My mom bakes hers in the oven for most of our holiday gatherings and I look forward to eating this delicious recipe every time. I decided to try it in the crock pot instead and I will have to say it was just as delicious! Crock Pot Cream Corn Recipe Ingredients 16 oz frozen corn 1/4 c. Milk 8 oz. cream cheese 2 tbsp. Chunky picante sauce (more if you like more ... [ Read More ]

Grapefruit Sugar Scrub Recipe using Oils

Grapefruit Sugar Scrub Recipe

Disclaimer: I do not sell essential oils, nor do I claim to be an expert on them, but I do love the items that we made at a recent Essential Oils party and wanted to share them with you!  I recently attended my first Essential Oils make-and-take party and it was so much fun! Not only did I met new moms, I was able to make a few DIY projects including a Grapefruit Sugar Scrub that smells so great that I can't wait to use what I created! I am ... [ Read More ]

Beach Vacation Meal Planning for Multi-Family Travel

Beach Vacation Meal Planning

Vacationing is fun, packing and beach vacation meal planning for several families can be overwhelming and exhausting. Nothing can be worse than spending a ton of money on groceries that take up too much space in your car and showing up to the beach house with other families that bought the same items as you. Do you really need three different bottles of ketchup for a one week stay? Perhaps with toddlers, but really no.  Of course not and ... [ Read More ]

DIY Mickey Mouse Paper Plates {Video Tutorial}

DIY MIckey Mouse Paper Plates

We recently hosted my daughter's birthday and I went with a Mickey Mouse theme because how can you go wrong with anything Disney? I made these super easy Mickey Mouse Paper Plates that the children (and adults) could use to eat cake and treats. With less than four supplies, I was able to make cute Disney-inspired paper plates that were a hit. Most of the supplies, I already had lying around the house, so it didn't cost me anything but the costs ... [ Read More ]

Hometown Hunt: Prost to the McKinney Oktoberfest

McKinney Oktoberfest

Last week, I was informed of a local program named the Hometown Hunt hosted by Eventbrite. Given that I have event planning in my blood, I was intrigued to learn more. If you don't know what Eventbrite is - It's a wonderful online site that not only allows you to search for local events, but gives you the platform to list, manage and sell tickets to an event that you may be hosting. I recently used the software to track and manage RSVPs to a ... [ Read More ]

Open Boxes Book Review

Open Boxes Book Review

Disclaimer: I was provided a complimentary copy of Open Boxes in exchange for a review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  Open Boxes, written by Christina Organ, is a collection of stories  that shows readers how to live fully and connect deeply by reveling in the sacred within our everyday lives. I had the opportunity to read this book when we took a road trip to Lubbock and I had time to spare. It can be extremely challenging to ... [ Read More ]

Things to do at SeaWorld for Toddlers

Finally got around to making a list of things for #toddlers to do @seaworldtexas! There are more things than you would've thought! #adventurecon15 #travel #familytravel #sanantonio #texastravel #linkinbio

When we were invited to SeaWorld's AdventureCon15 for our first family blog conference, I was thrilled as I had heard it's a great blogging conference, but I was not so sure I would find many things for my toddler to enjoy. Boy, was I wrong! There are several things to do at SeaWorld for Toddlers, many of which will hold your toddler's attention longer than a few minutes.  Bonus - she was super tired and slept great after each day at ... [ Read More ]

Date Night at TUPPS Brewery

Had such a great time earlier at @tupps_brewery that I had to bring my husband back to celebrate his bday and try the beer! ❤️ @chancock72 #datenight #tuppsbrewery #downtownmckinney

Recently my husband and I decided to celebrate his birthday. We hired a babysitter, got dressed up, and decided to have a fun night out guilt and kid free! Earlier the day, I had the pleasure of getting a tour of TUPPS Brewery, a local microbrewery located in McKinney, TX. Since I was technically on the clock, I could not taste any of their award-winning craft beers so naturally I had to come back after work with my husband. We arrived at ... [ Read More ]

Win a Year Supply of all free clear #WithMyBlanket Sweepstakes

With My Blanket Sweepstakes

When you think of babies, you can't help but think about blankets. Hence, why you probably received a million baby blankets during your baby shower. People love to get and receive blankets no matter how hot it is outside. Now you can win a 1 year supply of all free clear by simply sharing a photo of how important your child's blanket is to them. They are going to select 5 lucky winners! Do they snuggle with their favorite blanket? Do ... [ Read More ]

10 Things I Hope To Accomplish This Summer


Summer has arrived and the sun is shining... oh wait.. never mind the rain is back again in Texas due to Tropical Storm Bill's arrival. Isn't Texas weather the best? Anyways, with June halfway over I still have so many things that I hope to accomplish this Summer. 1. Go To The Beach Our family is packing up and heading to Florida for the first time. It will be a long road trip filled with many fun and challenging moments. I am nervous ... [ Read More ]

How to Customize Pinterest Boards

Custom Pinterest Boards

Pinterest is a great way to connect with other bloggers and organize all of your favorite things or the projects that you hope to one day create. For now, if you are looking for ways to customize Pinterest boards, look no further. It's really simple and makes your Pinterest boards look sharp and unique from others. I have customized both of my blog's accounts: Mind of Meesh and McKinney Moms Blog. First, look at your current Pinterest ... [ Read More ]