Saturday Steals


Hi There- Party Promotion Link:   If you get a chance would love for you to link up to Friday Favorites HERE-   going on all weekend!  So here is this week’s deal of the week.  Do you ever pay attention to the items on the endcaps near checkout? I do always look for my favorite red sticker [Read more…]

Friday Favorites #88: Features & Party~ Not a Trophy Wife


HI everyone- Holy Cow- A week before Thanksgiving!  My daughter arrives home Tuesday evening from college!  Which means she will be rolling her ideas by Wednesday morning! Ha!   So with next week being Thanksgiving we are going to show off our favorites the following Friday!  So please link away! Thanks for joining Friday Favorites! I am so happy to [Read more…]

Thrift-day Thursday


 I’m trying, really trying to stay out of the discount home stores like TJ Maxx and HomeGoods.  But, there is some magnetic pull that sucks me in between errands or juggling carpools.  So it must have been fate or that magnetic pull that lead me to these dish towels on the clearance endcap!  What have [Read more…]

Take 2 minutes off your hair dryer time: 2 minute Tuesday


Hi everyone- On this week’s 2  Minute Tuesday I heard about this trick to take 2 minutes off the time it takes to blow your hair dry.  I get so bored drying my hair- I alternate between doing squats, stretching out my jeans or giving myself a quick pedi!  So here is what you need: [Read more…]

Tickle My Tastebuds Tuesday #27~ Features & Party

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Welcome to Tickle My Tastebuds Tuesday! I hope you had a great weekend! Thank you for stopping by and joining our party! We would love if you shared this party via your favorite social media platform.   Laura @ I’m Not A Trophy Wife – Blog | Pinterest | Facebook | Twitter | Google + [Read more…]

Puppy Essentials and Puppy Snoring Video


We are in puppy heaven right now with a 16  week old Bernese Mountain puppy, Chloe!  Of course, during the crate and potty training we nicknamed her Cujo (1990’s movie reference.. or was it the 1980’s) and Crazy Eyes (from Orange is the New Black). But, look at this precious face during the day!  We are [Read more…]

Friday Favorites #87~ Features & Party~ Not a Trophy Wife


HI everyone- Happy November!  How are you?  We went from record highs to sub -zero like temps! It’s so fun taking the puppy out for her twice daily walks when it’s 10 degrees outside!  So fun!!! I have so many layers on I feel like a snowman trudging up the hill. Thanks for joining Friday [Read more…]

Thanksgiving Decor Blog Hop: Inspiration Here- Yes Please!


Please tour the Thanksgiving Décor Hop hosted by Elizabeth Joan Designs.  There are some fun ideas below. Click on the photos and be inspired!  laura   Home Made by Carmona / Elizabeth Joan Designs / Hawthorne and Main / Dwelling in Happiness / For My Love Of / Bumble Bree Blog / Melanie Gets Married [Read more…]

Simple Thanksgiving Decor Ideas


Hi there-  I am joining in a Thanksgiving Décor blog hop  hosted by Emily and Erin at Elizabeth Joan Designs.  I start decorating for fall over Labor Day weekend, add a few witches and ghosts in October, and  return to autumn.  This is why pumpkins and the often overlooked, under valued gourd, are my go  [Read more…]

Design your own Adidas ZX FLUX shoes!


**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Design your own adidas ZX FLUX Shoes My boys would love something like this new app by Adidas. Adidas has launched an innovative new app for Android and iPhone smartphone devices, [Read more…]

Scrambled Eggs in a Mug: 2 Minute Tuesdays

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This is one of the best ideas for a quick high protein breakfast. I wish I could take credit for it, but I originally found it from Hungry Girl’s blog.  The only suggestion I have is : MAKE SURE YOU SPRAY THE MUG WITH COOKING SPRAY.  Or you will spend 10 minutes cleaning up a [Read more…]