Backyard Movie Date Night with Brown Cow Milkshakes #ShareFunshine

Backyard Movie Date Night and Brown Cow Milkshakes with Dr Pepper® Cherry #ShareFunshine (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareFunshine #CollectiveBias I am always looking for inexpensive and easy ways to spend more time with my husband.  We spend a lot of time together as a family, but the one-on-one time is sometimes far between.  Don’t get […]

Staying Connected to Family with CloudPets™

Staying Connected to Family with CloudPets™ #CloudPetsForever #cbias (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CloudPetsForever #CollectiveBias The majority of our family lives 1200 miles away from us in Wisconsin.  Unfortunately, we do not get to visit them as often as we would like.  We talk about our family frequently and S is […]

Back to School with OshKosh B’gosh + Coupon

Back to School with OshKosh B'gosh + Coupon; the perfect clothes for school #backtobgosh #BgoshJeanius #IC (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for OshKosh B’gosh. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.  #backtobgosh #BgoshJeanius I don’t know about you but when I think of back to school I think of jeans, plaids and comfy sweaters. OshKosh B’gosh hit it out of the […]

Make Your Road Trip a Snackation One #Snackation

Make Your Road Trip a Snackation One - see how we prepare for a road trip #snackation (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure:  This is a post sponsored by J M Smucker Company for Smuckers®.  I received compensation for this post.  All opinions, as always, are my own.  #Snackation This summer is coming to an end since school is already back in session, but that doesn’t mean our road trips are over!  We have a couple more planned […]

Broccoli Cheddar Mini Quiches

Broccoli Cheddar Mini Quiches with Quaker Real Medleys #QuakerRealMedleys #cbias (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure:  This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #QuakerRealMedleys #CollectiveBias With school back in session and mornings becoming crunched, eating the most important meal of the day becomes difficult.  However, the NEW Quaker® Real Medleys® Yogurt Cups help you get out of the house fast in […]

Corn Shrimp Soup with Swanson Chicken Broth

Corn Shrimp Soup with Swanson Chicken Broth #SwansonSummer #cbias (ad) | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SwansonSummer #CollectiveBias I don’t know about you but I am always looking for quick, easy one pot meals for my family.  It’s hot here in the south, so I try not to use my oven much during the […]

Universal Orlando Bucket List

Universal Orlando Bucket List | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: My family was provided with a discounted package price as part of the Family Forward conference with Mom It Forward.  I was not compensated for this post.  All opinions, as always, are my own. #FamilyForward We will be visiting Universal Orlando this fall and it will be our first time as a family.  My husband and […]

First Day of School Free Printable 2015-16

First Day of School Free Printable | mybigfathappylife.com

It is hard to believe that the school year is back in session!  In the south, we tend to start school in the beginning of August.  First day of school photos are a tradition that I remember having to partake in when I was a kid and so it’s something that I have started with S […]

Dear S – First Day of Kindergarten Letter

Dear S - First Day of Kindergarten Letter | mybigfathappylife.com

I wanted to write S a letter on her first day of kindergarten.  My plan is to print out a copy and save it for her to read when she graduates from high school.  I will also place a copy of the letter in my scrapbook album.  Stay tuned on Wednesday for First Day of […]

Things I Learned on Our First Camping Trip in a Camper

Things I Learned on Our First Camping Trip in a Camper | mybigfathappylife.com

We went on our first camping trip ever as a family to Grand Gulf Military Park in Mississippi.  We wanted to test everything out and make sure that we knew what we were doing before taking a long trip to Wisconsin this summer.  We did really good – I was impressed with how seamlessly we […]