Squirt Gun Painting How To

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When I planned my son’s recent birthday party I wanted a really fun activity that kids of all ages would enjoy since we had kids ages 8-14 attending. I considered water balloon painting but I didn’t want to spend the time filling all of those balloons. Sticking with our water theme for our shark party, […]

The Coolest Shark Party – It’s Jawsome!


This past weekend we celebrated my son’s 9th birthday with an awesome Shark Party. Sure, we live in the Nevada desert but that doesn’t mean we don’t know how to throw one killer water party complete with a giant inflatable waterslide, water balloons, and squirt guns. When I found the Jawsome Shark party supplies on […]

Sisterhood of Motherhood- It’s okay to not be supermom!

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 I’m so honored and excited to announce that I’m a Sisterhood of Motherhood sponsored blog partner. Being a mom is the best job but also the hardest job we’ll ever have. Some parents have it down, or at least they think they do. I personally don’t feel that way. My biggest struggle as a parent […]

A Birthday Interview With My Son


It seems like only yesterday I was bringing my tiny little 5lb. 1oz. miracle home from the hospital. I’d stare at him for hours. I loved his sweet face, his tiny fingers, and his little feet. He was perfect and beautiful. Fast forward 9 years later and not much has changed. I still love to […]

Friday Blog Giveaway Linky (7/24)

Friday Blog Giveaway Linky

I’ll be hosting a weekly blog giveaway linky on The Bright Side of Reality going live every Friday. It’s easy to add your blog giveaways here. Just use the Mister Linky below and use this format when entering your info: Prize, country, End Date (Example Prize, US, 7/22).  This blog giveaway linky will start Thursday […]