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October 2017

Enjoying Autumn With Your Family: Our Fall Bucket List Update

One month of fall has past and that means there are still two months left to enjoy it. That gives us plenty of time to complete our bucket list. Have you started your list yet? We have had the best weather this autumn and it seems unreal how much sunshine there has been in October. We go to the park at least once a day, the windows have been wide open and the color of the leaves have never been so bright. Fall has been good to Oregon! Right as the new season began, I decided to put together a…

8 Essential Items To Pack For Your Trip to Oregon

Our family is fortunate enough to call Oregon home. It has the most beautiful views, seasonal weather and there is so much to do here throughout the year. We get a bad rep and many think Oregon (pronounced organ, like in your body, not Or E Gone) just gets a ton of rain and is some small state tucked up in the Northwest. If you enjoy the mountains, the city, the beach and every season, you can do it all here and it is worth the visit! *Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click…

DIY Minnie Mouse Halloween Toddler Costume

With Halloween right around the corner, it was time to get serious about a costume. It is one of our favorite holidays as so I wanted to create something special for her this year. Scarlett just turned two so we won’t be partaking in the trick or treating festivities, but we will visit family & enjoy the evening with all the trick or treaters visiting us. This year, little one decided she wanted to be Minnie Mouse for Halloween after we saw an adorable outfit online. For the cost, I thought why not come up with something less…

20 Candy Free Trick or Treat Ideas for Halloween

With Halloween right around the corner, it is time to start preparing for trick or treaters! I can personally speak to the candy craze because growing up, Halloween was all about how much candy you could get and how long you could make it last. Looking back at it now, I wish I would have saved my teeth from those sugary dangerous treats…thank goodness for baby teeth 😉 *Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links & links related to my current associations, which means that if you click on one, I’ll receive compensation for the purchases at no…