Pick Your Dream Floor from Mohawk Flooring


This post is sponsored by Mohawk Flooring. All opinions are my own. A little known fact about me: I am flooring obsessed. Three years ago, our realtor showed us a house that my husband immediately fell in love with. It was a brand new house but the contract had fallen through. We could get the new […]

Making Catalog Style Work for You

Aventura Clothing - Catalog Style

There are plenty of women out there that are totally comfortable with their bodies. I love that. I love women that know and understand their size and their shape and they do an excellent job of dressing themselves in a way that’s always flattering. Then there are women where it might be more accurate to say […]

Some Assembly Required: The Newest Netflix for Kids Original

Some Assembly Required Photo credit: Thunderbird

This post was written as part of my role on the Netflix Stream Team. Topics, selections, and all opinions are my own. Wouldn’t have it any other way. By now,  you’ve learned that I’m a big fan of Netflix original programming. Even though I don’t watch much TV, when I do sit down to stream […]

#Pyrex100 and a Coffee Cake to Die For

Blueberry Coffee Cake | All Things Fadra

I was asked to participate in the #Pyrex100 campaign, sponsored by Pyrex®, a World Kitchen brand. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. If you are at all a baker, or someone who cooks, or someone who has spent time in the kitchen watching someone cook, then you know Pyrex. It was probably […]

Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out Printables & Recipes

Inside Out Printables & Recipes

It’s finally happened. A movie has come along to usurp the power wielded by “Frozen” since November 2013. If your kids aren’t already asking you to go see Disney•Pixar’s new film, Inside Out, it’s only a matter of time before they will. For the parents, it’s a well thought-out exploration into the mind of a pre-teen […]

What You May Have Missed in Pixar’s Inside Out

Inside Out movie poster

When a movie as hyped and eagerly anticipated as “Inside Out” is finally released, it can be a movie reviewer’s nightmare. Because EVERYONE is reviewing it. Let me get the details out of the way for you: Based in Headquarters, the control center inside 11-year-old Riley’s mind, five Emotions are hard at work, led by lighthearted […]

#CatsTrueNature They’re not as crazy as you think

Beamer #CatsTrueNature

This post is sponsored by Purina in support of their Purina Pro Plan True Nature line of food. All opinions and images are my own. My experience in the world has shown me that people are generally in two camps… 1. I love cats! They’re awesome! 2. I hate cats. They’re evil. But when I […]

A Weird but True Fact about me and my son

Weird but True Food

Here’s a weird but true fact about me and my son: WE CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF THE WEIRD BUT TRUE BOOKS FROM NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC. And yes, I had to type that in all caps. It was necessary. That’s how strongly we feel about these books. Here’s why. – The information is so weird but IT’S […]

You’ve never seen the Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster® Starring Aerosmith like this before

Fadra screaming on Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

When it comes to Disney, you might think that I’ve seen it, done it, and tasted it all. I’ve also probably written about it, photographed it, and even vlogged about it. But the truth is, there are so many more layers to me and Disney. For example, I bet you didn’t know these four things about […]

Clear Your Netflix Queue for Sense8

Watch ALL the Episodes

I can’t tell you how many times I see this posted on Facebook. I’ve got the house to myself and I need some shows to binge watch! Because apparently, Facebook is the place to do that and binge watching is now a real live thing. It’s true. Even Urban Dictionary has it in there (although […]

A Parent’s Guide to the Avengers

The Avengers: Age of Ultron

This post is part of my compensated role on the Fandango Family team. Not only do I love using the Fandango website, being a Fandango VIP, and using my Fandango gift cards to purchase movie tickets, but I also love the parenting resources they have online. Read more and find out how you can win […]