The Instant Pot vs Crock Pot Battle: Which one will win the ultimate showdown of kitchen appliances? Moms in the U.S. have loved their Crock-Pots since they became popular in the 1970s. And for good reason. Who doesn't love throwing in a bunch of ingredients, turning on … [Read more...] about Instant Pot vs Crock Pot: Which One Is Best?
If you're a mom, it's easy to get into a rut when it comes to finding things to do with a friend. Going out to dinner is nice, but it's also fun to add some more creative options into your friendship date arsenal. Plus, you can't always drop the kids and go out with friends. … [Read more...] about 28 Things To Do with a Mom Friend
I'm sure you'll agree with me that making friends as an adult is hard. You can't just run up to another mom on the playground, tell her you love her hair, and skip off together holding hands like you could when you were a kid. But what if I told you that by inviting someone … [Read more...] about Building Friendships with Dinner Guests
If you do much entertaining, dinner party mistakes are inevitable. Today I'm going to share with you what to do and how to recover when something goes wrong. A few months ago, I threw a study party for my son's academic team at school before their big state competition. I had … [Read more...] about Dinner Party Mistakes: What to Do and How to Recover
If money is tight, should you give up on inviting people over? Is entertaining on a budget impossible? No, and no. When my husband and I were newly married, we lived on a super tight budget. We went on $10 date nights, ate a lot of beans and rice, and almost always said no … [Read more...] about Entertaining on a Budget: 6 Ways to Save Big on Food