How to Have your Tax Refund Save You Money all Year Long by Happy Family Blog

How to Have your Tax Refund Save You Money all Year

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone for How to have your tax refund save you money all year long. #YourTaxCash #CollectiveBias Did you know that more than 70 percent of taxpayers receive a tax refund?  And that the average is over $2,800,…

Must have for School Lunches

I originally bought these Reusable Heart Shaped Silicone Baking Cups for Bailey’s birthday party.  One day I tried them in a Tupperware for Bailey’s lunch and I realized they were the perfect size for a toddler.  I have used them everyday since them.  I highly recommend them. What do you use for school lunches?

 Transitioning to a Big Girl Bed 

I have been dreading the transition to the “big girl bed” for months.  I think Bailey was the last of her friends to make the transition.  My approach to it was if it is not broken don’t fix it.  That all changed when she learned how to climb out.   We woke up one morning…

Lessons Learned from Calling 911 by Happy Family Blog

Lessons Learned from Calling 911

Yesterday I was loading my car in my garage. My garage and door to my home were both open when I heard a man say hello. When I walked to the door he said he lived down the street and there were shots fired at his house and asked to come in to call the…

Halloween Costume 

Bailey finally narrowed down her Halloween costume to something orange.  I struggled I think of options pumpkin, butterfly.  She loved the idea of a butterfly so now I have to decide make it or buy it? What do your kids want to be for Halloween?  

Affordable Landscaping Tips by Happy Family Blog

Afforable Landscaping Tips

Hosting a party at our home is always the push we need to finish projects around the house.  Bailey’s birthday is our yearly push to get our landscaping updated.  We have tighter budgets this year so we had to get creative.  Here are our top tips we learned to landscape on a budget. Learn your…

Gym Pet Peeves 

I love the Y for some many reasons.  One is that it is not the “scene” that you might see at an LA Fitness.  I do have a bunch of gym pet peeves and the Zumba instructor this morning broke two of them.  Wearing long hair down and chewing gum.  I don’t understand why it…

Toddler Crafts: Toilet Paper Binoculars by Happy Family Blog

Toilet Paper Holder Binoculars 

I recently read some posts about all the crafts you can do with toilet paper holders.   So I started saving them a couple of weeks ago.  Before I knew it we had a huge collection.  Our first craft idea was to create binoculars.  Like most projects I had a vision that was very different…