First-Timers Tips for Cruising (with Children)

First Timers Tips for Cruising with Children

This post is #3 of our series on Cruises.  Our family of 6 had never cruised before so we didn't know what to expect. Today I'm going to address our biggest questions/concerns, (before the trip) and tips from the cruise to help you navigate yours.  Some of these tips apply if you are cruising with … Continue reading

7 Reasons You Should Splurge for a Suite on Your Cruise

7 Reasons You Should Splurge for a Suite on Your Cruise

I was planning on sharing all my handy tips from our family of 6’s recent Norwegian Jade Cruise. But as I began writing, I realized the biggest tip I have is… Get a Suite. That’s it. Ha! We are frugal and don’t like to go crazy on vacation but hands-down the suite we got was the […]

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True Essentials to Pack for a Cruise – Norwegian Jade

essentials to pack for a cruise

As I mentioned last time, our family recently went on a 7-day Western Caribbean cruise.  I shared with you what to NOT pack for a cruise. I couldn’t leave it at that so today I’m sharing essentials to pack for a cruise, especially if you’re on the Norwegian Jade. We wondered about baggage limits, just […]

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What to NOT Pack for a Cruise

We packed everything AND the kitchen sink on our recent Norwegian Cruise, here is a list of things you DON'T need if you are cruising with Norwegian on the Jade.

This past February, our family went on a 7-day Western Caribbean Cruise.  Here I’m going to share with you what to NOT pack for a cruise. Next I’ll be sharing What to Pack for a Cruise so check back soon or subscribe!                           […]

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How to Make the Easiest Low Carb Pizza

Easy Low Carb Pizza by TheNewLighterLife.com

This isn’t my first rodeo in the realm of Low Carb Pizza – specifically Cauliflower Pizza Crust. Seriously…ricing the cauliflower…steaming it…straining it, no thanks. And in the end, it just falls apart and tastes like kaka, (okay apparently kaka is literally poop – that’s going a bit far). But what if I told you this pizza […]

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21 Car Games for Kids

21 Car Games for Kids

Holiday travel is upon us and it’s time to share some car games for kids!  If you’re like us, you don’t want your children to be glued to the DVD player or gaming devices the entire trek over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house. What’s a parent to do? I’m so happy to tell […]

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Low Carb Loaded Baked Faux-tato Casserole

low carb baked potato casserole

I’m really excited to get to share this Low Carb Loaded Baked Faux-Tato Casserole!  I’m an Irish girl and I LOVE potatoes but they are not always conducive to my eating plan.  But I promise, you won’t even miss the potatoes in my revamped casserole.  (if you’re into potatoes, you can find the original recipe, […]

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