This House Needs A Mouse Review and #Giveaway

"Books for Kids" "This Mouse Needs a House" "Holiday Gift Guide 2014"

My boys LOVE reading books. This year my 5 year old has actually started to read on his own, which as any parent can agree is a very exciting milestone. We have several book nooks scattered throughout our home, and when we are given the opportunity to check out a new book, we rarely decline! […]

2015 Fitness Goals |TomTom Runner Cardio GPS Watch #GiveAGoal #Giveaway

"TomTom Runner" "TomTom Runner Cardio GPS Watch" "Running GPS Watch" "#GiveaGoal" "TomTom Runner Watch" "TomTom"

If you would have told me at the beginning of 2014 that by the end of the year I’d not only love running, I’d have run my first half marathon, I might have laughed in your face. When I started into 2014 I knew I wanted to focus on weight loss and fitness, but I […]

Happy 2nd Birthday Baby D!

"Our Knight Life" "Baby D" "2nd birthday"

On December 6th, my sweet baby D turned two. I had hoped to have this post up a bit sooner, but as is typical of 2014 life has been busy. Both boys came down with a yucky virus shortly after his birthday, and I continue to be forever behind schedule. It’s important to me to […]

White Chocolate Walnut Caramels

"Christmas Candy" "Easy Christmas Candy" "Neighbor Gifts" "Caramel Candy" "White Chocolate Walnut Caramels" "Holiday Candy Recipe" "Easy Holiday Candy Recipe"

Wow! I can hardly believe there are only 10 days left until Christmas! It seems like this month is going even faster than this year did. If you are anything like me you are likely in the middle of holiday party madness. School, friends, playgroups… every time I turn around I have another event. To […]

Las Vegas Pilgrims Rock 5k Race Recap

"Run Las Vegas" "Race Recap" "Pilgrims Rock 5k" "5k Race" "Desert Sky Adventures"

I realize I’m about a week late with this recap, life man! It never slows down! When I started running in August and then made the crazy decision to run the Rock n Roll Strip At Night Half Marathon, I also wanted to schedule races for afterwards. I didn’t want to train for my half […]

Where is the Elf On The Shelf? | Week One #ElfOnTheShelf

"Elf On The Shelf" "Silly Elf on the shelf ideas" "Elf on the Shelf Ideas"

Hey Everyone! Freckles The Elf here! I’m the Knight brother’s Elf On The Shelf (Well… Technically I am the oldest Knight boy’s Elf on the shelf, but they added a kid my second year here, so I guess I’m his elf too!) Last year I shared all my silly shenanigans on Emily’s blog and I […]

2014 Hess Truck Toy Giveaway

"2014 Hess Toy Truck" "Hess Truck" "Hess Toy Truck"

Last year I was introduced to the Hess Trucks. For the past 50 years they have been creating one toy during the holiday season that is sold at an affordable price.  We have lots of trucks in our home, but the 2013 Hess Truck get’s a lot more play that others. We knew instantly that […]

GB Zuzu Stroller Review


If you are looking for a stroller that will work from birth until well into the toddler years and won’t take up a ton of room than you need to look into the GB Zuzu stroller. New to the US stroller market the Zuzu is a lightweight/travel stroller that is making quite an impact with […]

Health Benefits of Wheat Grass + Gingerbread Smoothie Recipe

"PINES wheat grass" "Health Benefits of wheat grass" "Wheat Grass" "Wheat Grass Supplement"

When I lived in Chicago I used to be a bartender. Every night I’d walk to work and on my way I’d stop into a local juice bar and buy a shot of wheat grass. I love the smell of fresh grass, so the taste was never off-putting to me, but I did it because […]

Brainzy Review from

"Brainzy" "Brainzy App" "Brainzy App Review" "Educational Apps" "Math App for Kids" "Reading App for Kids" ""

When I was asked me to write a review of Brainzy by I jumped at the chance and I am so happy that I did!  With a kid who, lets face it, loves her screen time, I am always on the lookout for things that are educational as well as fun!  Brainzy  is definitely both educational […]