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Free Kid’s Chore Chart Printable + Bissell Deep Cleaner Giveaway

Free Kid's Chore Chart Printable | White Lights on Wednesday

It’s that time of year.  When I go into cleaning over drive and I can’t handle all the built up papers, toys, and stuff around our house from the the holidays and new year.  This year my spring cleaning binge was put on hold for our wedding, but school’s almost done and I want our house ship shape before both boys are home 24/7 for 3 months.  Or I might

5 Tips for Summer by the Pool

5 Tips for Summer by the Pool | White Lights on Wednesday

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Brita, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #BritaOnTheGo Living in Arizona, the summer requires lots of time by the pool to stay cool.  This year my boys are learning to swim which means even more time in the water and under the sun.  So today I’m sharing my favorite summertime tips for

Free Printable Play Date Cards

Have a kid that always misses his friends when they're not at school? Our FREE PRINTABLE PLAY DATE CARDS & Sharpies from @Staples make it easy for their friends to get in touch and make some time to play! ‪#‎stockup4schools‬ ‪#‎Pmedia‬ ‪#‎ad‬

Have a kid that always misses their friends when they’re not at school? Our Free Printable Play Date Cards make it easy for their friends to get in touch and make some time to play! Winter break is over today! My oldest has been waiting and waiting to see his school friends, and he’s super excited to play! Since he missed his friends so much during his time, I wanted

Easy Milk Carton Bird Feeder + Giveaway

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With summer break on the horizon, finding activities for the kids can be a challenge.  Help them learn about nature, get them interested in the outdoors, and where their food comes from with creative projects, like this Easy Milk Carton Bird Feeder.  I’m delighted to share this sponsored post from Tree Top with you today.  We had so much fun making the projects from and hope you will too! My boys love being in

Fun Valentine’s Day Boxes for Kids!

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This post is sponsored by Plaid through Blueprint Social.  All opinions are my own. I’m a full on school-age kid mom now.  With Otto in Kindergarten and Valentine’s Day away, he’s been all in a twitter about making a valentines box for his class party.  I wanted to help him make the valentines box he was dreaming about.  In the end we created a fun craft for Valentine’s Day with Plaid Crafts that

25 Kid-Friendly Christmas Activities

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This year, Christmas season has been so amazing with the littles.  They’re really into the lights, snow (which we don’t get), and Christmas trees.  I wanted to find some fun projects for us to decorate the house and tree, and a fun Christmas tree too.  The projects in the list can either be done by the kiddos alone, or with some parental help – but always with supervision.  Five words:

Weekend Morning Pajama Party with Amazon Prime!


Weekends are my favorite part of the week!  The whole family is home together, and we start Saturday morning snuggling on the couch watching TV.  Eventually I get up and make breakfast, but snuggle time is the best.  As much as my boys like to watch regular TV they love surfing through our Amazon Prime account for new shows to watch.  Having a smart TV has its perks. Recently we decided

Wednesday Whatsits {137}

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– Happy cookie week!  This week is the big reveal for The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap and my 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap.  That’s a lot of cookies kids! You can see Monday’s cookie reveal HERE. You can see my two, count them TWO, recipe swap cookies HERE and HERE. You do not want to miss these recipes kids! ——– Blog Planner 2015 from

Jack Daniels Bottle Cake


If I’ve never mentioned it before, Mike works for an adult beverage distribution company.  We end up with all kinds of fun shwag around the house.  Today was the best!  He brought me home a Jack Daniel’s bottle cake mold and label stencil.  How cool is that?!?? I immediately wanted to make the cake happen.  I talked Mike into hitting Michael’s for food coloring.  I didn’t own a nice spatula for

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, I sent some of these cupcakes – in cups – to my friend Dale in

Salsa Verde Pork Pockets

Salsa Verde Pork Pockets | White Lights on Wednesday

What do you do when there’s a pound of ground pork staring at you in the fridge and you have no idea what to make for dinner?  Rummage through the pantry until your get some inspiration!  There Salsa Verde Pork Pockets were born out of a need to make something new for dinner and grabbing whatever was on hand.  But you know what?  They’re kind of awesome.  Warm biscuits filled

40 Holiday Baking Recipes

40 Holiday Baking Recipes WLOW

It’s that time of year kids!  My holiday baking season has started.  I’m already getting texts about making Buckeyes, cookies and pies.  One of my favorite things about the holidays is spending time in the kitchen!  My kids love to help me bake, and I love having my little sous chefs to squish on while the dough comes together.  All this I why I’m super excited to be bringing your

Monster Sweetheart Cookies


It’s sweets for your sweetheart day coming up soon!  How do these chocolate, peanut butter, and oat cookies sound?  Perfect for both kids and adults and super easy to make. And tastier than flowers! hehe   PrintMonster Sweetheart Cookies Prep Time: 5 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 20 minutes Yield: About 4 dozen Deb Attinella {Cooking on the Front Burner}Ingredients1 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup biscoff cookie spread (or 1

Blueberry Walnut Breakfast Cookies

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Hi there, I’m Sara from The Organic Dietitian.  The kids in my neighborhood are already back to school.  If school has not started back yet for you it will be here before you know it. I remember the back to school process as a kid.  The older you got, the more you were dreading the summer ending.  I hated those back to school commercials because I was not ready to

Lost Egypt at the Arizona Science Center

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Last week the littles and I had the amazing opportunity to visit the Arizona Science Center and get a sneak peek of the new Lost Egypt exhibit.  I can’t being to tell you how excited the boys were, or how fun the day was…but I took a bunch of pictures.  So we’ll start there. I remember going to the Arizona Science Center as a kid on field trips.  It was

Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles

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Welcome to day two of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies here on WLOW!   This recipe really came about out of happenstance and the need to go above the ordinary.  My little cookie brain child was born and now we all have Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles to make us happy! So here’s what happened.  You know those prepared cookie dough tubs kids sell during the fall/winter – just like the wrapping

Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats


Celebrate Halloween with these adorable, tasty Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats and the best part about them is that you can make them today using simple ingredients you already have on hand! Can you believe there’s only 10 more days until Halloween! Where has this month gone? But seriously, Halloween is one of my favorite days of the year (next to Christmas and my birthday of course!) One of the best parts of

Scrumptious Sunday Menu Plan {5/26/13}


  Monday: {photo from Bacon Time with the hungry Hippo} Loaded Baked Potato Chicken Pot Pie   Tuesday: {Photo from Picky Palate} “Easy” Cheesy Bacon Biscuit Pull-Aparts {Sometimes I just want a snacky dinner I know the kids will like} Wednesday:   {Photo from Girl Carnivore} French Onion Burgers {I LOVE a good meaty, drippy burger} Thursday:   Shrimp Mango Quesadillas {A quick and easy dinner I can throw together before

Better Than…Cookie Dough Cheeseball

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Yesterday was amazing!   The Buckeyes beat that state up north and all is right in the world.   GO BUCKEYES!!!     Per the usual, we were at our friend Treena’s house.  You may remember Treena from her Tater Tot Casserole.  Well, she has another gem.  This is the most addicting, delicious, “Treena did you make the cheeseball? Please tell me you did.” party food ever!  I say it’s

10 Bread, Booze & Bacon Recipes | Wednesday Whatsits 142

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– How’s it goin’ kids?  Things are great around here, except for the incoherent speech patterns and thumping on cardboard boxes.  That’s right.  My kids have learned about The Boxtrolls. Grabbed everything we need for #BoxtrollsFamilyNite at Wal-Mart. How many times do you think we’ll end up watching it this weekend? #PMedia #ad A photo posted by Julie Espy (@whtlghtswdnsdy) on Jan 24, 2015 at 12:48pm