Halloween Costumes = Imaginative Play

Halloween Costumes = Imaginative Play | mybigfathappylife.com

  S loves to dress up in costumes.  It’s not uncommon to find her dancing through the house as a butterfly or super hero or running around outside as a princess or fairy or even as a pirate at the store (yes, I am one of those moms – there are bigger battles to fight!). [...]

Discovering Louisiana: Kliebert’s Alligator and Turtle Tour

Discovering Louisiana: Kliebert's Alligator and Turtle Tour #Louisiana #alligatortour | mybigfathappylife.com

I have lived in Louisiana for 10 years and had only seen an alligator during our tour of Jungle Gardens at Avery Island (and at the zoo of course).  Therefore I thought it was time to rectify that.  There are so many different alligator farms and tours in Louisiana to choose from.  So, when I saw a [...]

Roundup of Halloween and Fall Projects

Round up of Halloween and Fall Projects #fall #halloween #recipes #travel #decor

I cannot believe that we are in the last week of October and that Halloween is this week!  Eek!!!  I thought I would do a round up of  Halloween and Fall inspired projects! Recipes The taste of a caramel apple without all the messiness in this fall inspired ice cream!   This skinny ice cream [...]

Off on Another Adventure – A Disney Cruise

Off on Another Adventure - Disney Cruise | mybigfathappylife.com

S and I are leaving today for a girls cruise with my mom!  Just the three of us – it’s going to be so much fun! We will be cruising the Eastern Caribbean on the Disney Magic with stops in St. Maarten, St. Thomas and Disney’s private island Castaway Cay.  With three days at sea, I [...]

Mod Podge Halloween Crafts

Mod Podge Halloween Craft #plaidcrafts #modpodge #decoden #whippedclay | mybigfathappylife.com

  I was so excited to tear open my package from Mod Podge as soon as I received it.  Of course S wanted to open everything up and start playing too.  I knew that I wanted to make some clay pumpkins that glowed in the dark…..ooooooohhhhhhh spooky  When I saw the Mod Podge Molds they peaked my [...]

Cheribundi 7-Day Challenge

Cheribundi 7-day Challenge

  I was given the opportunity to try Cheribundi’s Tart Cherry Juice and participate in their 7-day challenge.  I was excited to learn that tart cherry juice is proven to improve sleep – something I have problems with.  I do like tart juices and Cheribundi’s tart cherry juice was very good, especially cold.  So, what is [...]

Melted Crayon Pumpkin

Melted Crayon Pumpkin #fall #pumpkin #alternativetocarving | mybigfathappylife.com

  There are so many different ways to decorate a pumpkin for Halloween/fall.  S has painted several pumpkins which always turns out beautifully.  She has covered pumpkins in stickers and we have carved pumpkins.  This year we decided to take the pumpkin that we had received at the pumpkin patch  and make a melted crayon pumpkin. [...]

Disney Prep: Disney Autograph Book

Disney Prep: Making an Autograph Book for Characters #WaltDisneyWorld #DIsneyWorld #DIsneyCruise | mybigfathappylife.com

  When S become old enough to want to start obtaining autographs from the Disney characters, I started thinking and researching different ways to collect autographs.  I love the idea of the official Disney autograph books, however we usually see around 60 characters during our trips which means we would need multiple books and they are [...]

Earning Cash Back with Ebates

Earning Cash Back when making purchases online with Ebates #savingmoney #cahsback #rebates #ebates | mybigfathappylife.com

Have you heard of Ebates?  Ebates allows you to earn cash back for making purchases online.  You search for the store you want to shop at on their website and then click the Shop Now button.  You will see a screen that says you are being redirected to xyz company and then up pops their [...]

Barkbox September 2014 Unboxing

Barkbox Subscription Box: September Unboxing

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links.  Have you heard of Barkbox?  It’s a monthly subscription box for your dog.  Well in my house it’s really for S because she loves to spoil our dog with treats and toys.  When you sign up you choose the size of your dog so that the toys and treats [...]