February 2015 Cleaning Calendar

February 2015 Cleaning Calendar with special ideas for Magic Erasers!

Happy February!  It's the season of love and birthdays!  February is always a super busy month for us.  Jayna's birthday is on the 9th, and it kind of sneaks up on my every year, for some reason.  We've quit doing big birthdays every year, so Jayna … [Continue reading...]

Valentine’s Day Peppermint Patties

Valentine's Day Peppermint Patties

I'm a firm believer in telling my family I love them multiple times a day, but heart-shaped peppermint patties also are an excellent way to spread some Valentine's Day cheer! So take a break from your New Year's Resolution Diet...and make some of … [Continue reading...]

Those Girls and their (Zulily) Dresses

Zulily Dress Sale

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links My girls LOVE dresses.  They can't get enough.  And the twirlier the better! I literally have to have a daily discussion about … [Continue reading...]

Tortellini Soup

A winter staple at our house....Tortellini Soup from eMeals and Palmettos and Pigtails

Another cold day, another warm dinner! I made this eMeals Tortellini Soup recipe last week and it was a huge hit.  Well, the soup was...the tortellini was not.  What kids don't like pasta?  Mine apparently.  Tortellini is one of my favorites...I … [Continue reading...]

Baby Teeth and Baltic Amber

Baltic Amber Necklaces from Bouncy Baby Boutique {A Review}

*I received the products mentioned in this blog post for free in exchange for a review on my blog.  As always, all opinions are 100% honest and my own!* Last week was a big week around here.  Milestones galore...including Lincoln's first taste of … [Continue reading...]

The One and Only

Things to remember when your kids are annoying you!

My initial feeling is one of annoyance as my three year old climbs on my back as I attempt to do some one-handed computer work while bouncing the baby on one knee.  The microwave beeps for the umpteenth time {what was in there, again?},  and my five … [Continue reading...]

A Pain in My Heel {5 Ideas for Plantar Fasciitis}

5 Remedies to Help Heal and Prevent Plantar Fasciitis from Palmettos and Pigtails

I think I mentioned last week that both Dave and I have started going to weekly bootcamp sessions.  We both are loving them {and VERY sore!}.  Dave's been working out very early in the mornings a couple of times a week with about 50 other guys in … [Continue reading...]

Budget Friendly Recipes: Smoky Chili for a Wintery Day!

Smoky Chili: A Budget Friendly Recipe from eMeals

*I am an affiliate blogger for eMeals .  This means that when you click on and/or purchase anything from the links in this post, I will get reimbursed.  Of course all opinions are 100% my own!* I'm not sure where you live, but I live in the South. … [Continue reading...]

{From the Archives} DIY Mr. Potato Head Felt Board

DIY Mr. Potato Head Felt Board and Toy Story Party from PalmettosandPigtails.com

This is one of my favorite posts.  I love the kids.  I love the party theme.  And I love my readers....who clearly also love this post {or at least they love Mr. Potato Head!}, because this is one of my most read articles!  Take a trip down memory … [Continue reading...]

Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions from Palmettos and Pigtails

Happy New Year! Hope the start of 2015 has treated you well so far.  As you know, I don't really believe in New Year's Resolutions, but we do have a couple of projects coming up that we are excited about.  My parents gave us the gift of peace this … [Continue reading...]