Gluten free Ghirardelli filled Chocolate Cake and $75 gift card giveaway


Please note: this post is sponsored by Ghirardelli chocolate. As always I have provided my honest opinions in this post. Less than two weeks until Valentine's Day! We have been busy relocating from Little Rock to Southeast Kansas where I am originally from. It has been quite a transition especially with their buying our first home. Valentine's Day is probably going to be more of an at home experience this year while we are buying a house, renovating said house, and dealing with all those fun grown up things. At our recent trip to Walmart, I found some Ghirardelli chocolates with Valentine theme that are going to be a great addition to Valentine gift for the teachers, my kids, and my secret ingredient in the gluten free Ghirardelli filled Chocolate Cake found below! After you are done checking out the delicious recipe, don't forget to enter for a chance to win $75 American Express gift card {2 winners}! What are your plans for Valentine's Day? John and I have been together for … [Read more...]

Lego Valentines {Free Printable}


{Please note: This is not a sponsored post. However there are affiliate links} This week is Valentine’s Day! I like to let my kids do their own thing. Despite having all boys they all have their own likes and hobbies. However Legos definitely play a role during their days. If your kids love Legos like… [READ MORE]

DIY Peppermint Body Scrub


Every year I say I am going to take better care of myself. Every year I spend my days taking care of others. This is my Valentine gift to the people like me! I hope you do what you can to take care of yourself. Try this homemade whipped peppermint body scrub to get off… [READ MORE]

Star Wars Valentines {Free Printable}


Valentine’s Day is less than a month away! On top of getting ready for Valentine’s Day, we are also packing for a move. It seems like as moms we are ALWAYS multi-tasking! I don’t know when being a mom got so complicated. Everyone has gotten so crafty that holidays aren’t always as simple as buying something… [READ MORE]

Top Posts of 2015

A new year is upon us! I love reflecting on what readers want from my blog. I would love for you to see Great contradictions top 10 posts of 2015. #10 Gluten Free Strawberry Margarita Cake  #9 Nude Makeup Trend #8 Sneaky Apple Cupcakes #7 Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake #6 DIY  Suncatcher #5 Reset Your… [READ MORE]

12 Days of Passion to relieve stress during the Holidays #KYTrySomethingNew


Please note: Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#KYTrySomethingNew #CollectiveBias   The holiday season is approaching us quite quickly. While many people think the red flag is the early holiday decorations, the tension building is my red flag. We start getting irritable about coordinating… [READ MORE]