Magic Mornings with Danielle 

The Hurricane Supplies Sales Tax Holiday is HERE…and Here’s What You Should Buy

  • 7:56 am Friday, June 1st, 2018 by Danielle

If preparing for hurricane season wasn’t already a habit in your house, you definitely learned your lesson after Irma last year, right?

Today (June 1st) kicks off the ‘Hurricane Supplies Sales Tax Holiday’…

What that means is – you can buy certain hurricane supplies in stores or online (between June 1 – June 7) and you will not be charged sales tax…

Some of the items on the list include:

Reusable ice (reusable ice packs)
Portable self-powered light source powered by battery, solar, hand-crank, or gas (includes candles, flashlights and lanterns)
Gas or diesel fuel container (includes LP gas and kerosene containers)
Batteries (AAA-cell, AA-cell, C-cell, D-cell, 6-volt, 9-volt) including rechargeable [More]

So You’ve Got Enough Canned Goods To Survive the Apocalypse…Here’s Where You Can Donate Them.

  • 8:49 am Friday, September 15th, 2017 by Danielle

Last week, you more than likely stocked up with enough hurricane supplies to survive for weeks (after all, we thought we were getting a direct hit from at LEAST a Category 3 storm)…

So, now that we lucked out and are starting to get back into our homes and settle down, what do you do with all that stuff?

While some people will decide to hang onto everything until the end of the hurricane season (which is another good idea), when my son and I were shopping for our supplies, we decided that if we were lucky enough not to need them, [More]

‘I’m Lady Gaga and I Will Be Your Substitute Teacher’…Wait, WHAT?

  • 6:41 am Thursday, June 29th, 2017 by Danielle

Lady Gaga is never one to shy away from her fans – and amazing causes…

So it shouldn’t be too surprising that she popped up inside of a classroom to kickoff her new educational fundraising campaign with Staples.

As she says ‘I’m Lady Gaga and I will be your substitute teacher for the day,’ one girl even interrupts her to ask if she’s the REAL Lady Gaga.

This isn’t the first time Gaga has rolled up her sleeves to promote a cause associated with her Born This Way Foundation. Remember just a few weeks ago when she popped up at a Starbucks to [More]

Need Ideas for Cute and EASY Crafts for Teacher’s Appreciation Week?!

  • 7:39 am Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Danielle

Teachers are a BIG deal in our house.

They’re the people I trust my most precious tiny humans with while I’m at work. They help them exercise their creativity and mold their little minds. They become family.

So, when Teacher’s Appreciation Week rolls around…we like to let them know how much they mean to us.

We typically do four small gifts Monday through Thursday and something larger on Friday. I figured I’d share the small crafts we did here. They’re all SUPER easy and inexpensive, but a great way to put a smile on your favorite teacher’s face.

We start with the supplies:

Life has [More]