5 Tips for Visiting Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, MI

Before kids, I never knew hands on museums were a thing. Now, we travel far (London!) to visit the best ones! My friend Erin told me way back in the day that Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing was awesome, and we finally confirmed today, that she’s not wrong! Although they call themselves a ‘scienceContinue reading “5 Tips for Visiting Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, MI”

Unique Easter Basket Ideas

Easter is around the corner and I’m having a blast planning out my son’s Easter basket. Last year I prided myself on not including any candy in his basket, and I think this is going to be my new tradition. He will get so much candy from our family, he doesn’t need any more fromContinue reading “Unique Easter Basket Ideas”

A Day in Grand Haven, Michigan

My husband and I woke up a few Sundays ago to a forecast filled with rain. Our first instinct: escape the rain. We checked the west side of Michigan and the forecast was clear, so as soon as my son woke up, we jumped in the car and headed west to Grand Haven. It turnedContinue reading “A Day in Grand Haven, Michigan”

DIY All Natural Baby Wipes

Guest post by fellow ‘Non-Housewife,’ Kelly! Ingredients for Kelly’s Homemade All Natural Baby Wipes: 2T Dr Bronner’s Pure-Castile soap (scented or unscented)  2T Witch Hazel (I use Thayers alcohol free aloe formula)  1/2 t Olive oil  10 drops or 2 capsules of Vitamin E  1 1/2 C of water  1 roll of full sheet paperContinue reading “DIY All Natural Baby Wipes”

Fandango Gift Card Giveaway

Welcome to the $200 Fandango Bucks Giveaway! Giveaway is hosted by Five Dollar Shake Sponsored by Fandango Family Let’s celebrate this spring’s most anticipated movies with a fun giveaway! Looks like the spring of 2016 is going to be another great season for movie fans. There will definitely be something for everyone. ‘Batman v. Superman:Continue reading “Fandango Gift Card Giveaway”

Zehnder’s Splash Village Review

We survived our first water park! It was a fun weekend, but after one overnight and 2 days at Zehnder’s Splash Village, I think we were all ready to come home for some down time. It was Snowfest weekend in Frankenmuth and the city was BUSY. Our friend organized a weekend here for her daughter’sContinue reading “Zehnder’s Splash Village Review”

Ideas for Getting Rid of Halloween Candy

I hope everyone had a wonderful Halloween! Here’s my little guy as Donald “Maximus” Trump 🙂 Max is only 14 months and it was cold and rainy here in the metro-Detroit area, so we didn’t take him out trick or treating. We hung out at my brother and sister-in-law’s house, and I got to seeContinue reading “Ideas for Getting Rid of Halloween Candy”