Kristy Snyder


Kristy is a mother to two persnickety cats, but no humans as of yet. She's been writing since she was a kid and still dreams of publishing her first novel, but unfortunately suffers from a debilitating disorder known as "procrastination." Her current obsessions include reading the "Song of Ice and Fire" series and running in fun-themed 5Ks. When she's not contemplating a plan for world peace, she enjoys playing ice hockey, watching movies, sleeping, and eating. Follow her on Twitter and Pinterest to see more of her interesting life.

Former Second-Grade Bully Starts an Anti-Bullying Club

Meet Cameron Thompson: second-grade student at Tournament Hills Elementary School, dedicated Cub Scout, avid church-goer… and a bully. Cameron won’t deny it. “I struggle to make good choices at times,” he said in an online video. “Recently I made the wrong choice.” That wrong choice involved making fun of a… Read More»

12 Frozen Treats To Help You Cool Off This Summer

Just thinking of those hot and balmy summer days can make you start sweating in your air conditioned office. Summer is sweltering, and there’s only one way to stop it from melting your brain – by eating copious amounts of frozen treats! Or at least that’s the excuse we tell… Read More»

10 Totally Extravagant Celebrity Weddings

Celebrities are basically like royalty. Since America doesn’t have a King or Queen, we need other people to worship. Hollywood is our royal court, and we love all the people that populate it. It makes sense then, that when two famous people get married, it’s comparable to a royal wedding.… Read More»

Save on Summer Must Haves with This PacSun Coupon Code

Summer is here, which means it’s time to start dressing the part. Enjoy the sun and all its glorious rays by letting your skin be bare in the latest warm weather fashions. Pacsun is universally known for their summer attire and Golden State of Mind. Every piece of clothing available… Read More»

20 Adorable Reasons We’re Celebrating National Pet Month

May is National Pet Month, which means it’s time to honor your furry friends for all the happiness they bring you. Let’s all take a moment in our busy lives to stop and recognize just how important and vital our companions really are to us. Cue the Sarah McLachlan music…… Read More»

Make Your Home Unique With DIY Room Decor

Decorating your home is a fun pastime, but it can often get expensive and time-consuming. Worse yet, after spending all that money and time shopping, you visit a friend’s house and see that they have the exact same decorations hanging in their living room. Kudos to both of you for having… Read More»

Homemade Summer Beauty Recipes

Summer is nearly here, so it’s time to start preparing your beauty routine. Rather than going out and buying a whole new set of products and makeup to use just for a few months, why not try making your own? Homemade summer beauty recipes are a fun way to save… Read More»

15 Father’s Day Crafts

Father’s Day is quickly approaching, so now is the time to prepare. You could go out and buy your dad a generic and overproduced gift that every dad will be receiving… or you could step outside of the box and use some creativity! Father’s Day crafts make original and fun… Read More»

Don’t Throw Those Away! 17 Toilet Paper Roll Crafts

When you’re done with the roll of toilet paper, you usually just toss it in the trash, right? Well, did you know you’re actually throwing away a treasured craft tool? The ancient art of toilet paper roll crafts has probably been around since toilet paper rolls were invented, I don’t… Read More»

12 Superfood Rich Recipes

Trying to eat healthy? It’s tough when seemingly every ingredient out there is considered bad for you. However, there are some foods that rise above the rest. These so-called “superfoods” are renowned for their healthy properties and have proven nutritional benefits. The following superfood rich recipes are packed with all… Read More»

10 Summer Wardrobe Upgrades Under $10

Buying new clothes is super fun, but unfortunately, it doesn’t always fit into your budget. If you’re like many people in the world, you’ll find that your summer wardrobe doesn’t change much from year to year. You’re stuck with the same old clothes until they start getting holes in them.… Read More»

10 Spring Makeup Trends

Feeling a little lost now that the sun is out? Not sure what your beauty routine should entail? We’ve got you covered. We’ve been keeping tabs on what makeup is walking down the runway and the red carpet, and we’re here to bring you our findings. Without further ado, here… Read More»

This Family Reunited With Their Dog Lost During Hurricane Sandy

Dogs are man’s most faithful companion. Don’t believe it? Just wait ’til you finish reading this article. Reckless the dog was a member of the James family until October 2012, when disaster struck. Superstorm Sandy rolled along the east coast, demolishing homes and creating turmoil wherever it touched. It was… Read More»

The Best Father’s Day Cook Out

You want everything to go perfect on your dad’s day. It’s the one time of the year when you finally get to pay him back for being an awesome father… so if you mess things up, you’ll basically be the worst daughter/wife of all time. So what better way to… Read More»

15 Dad Approved Father’s Day Gifts

Dad usually isn’t hard to please. As long as he has a beer in hand and control of the TV remote, things are looking up. In fact, that might just be the best day of his life. Ok, we kid. But seriously, this lifestyle simplicity makes it super easy to… Read More»

Turn Pipe Cleaners Into Silly Crafts for Kids

What is the real purpose of a pipe cleaner? To clean pipes! But seriously… who uses pipe cleaners for that purpose nowadays? To our generation, they have always been known as an inspirational tool for all things artsy. Think of all the Saturdays you spent during your childhood creating some… Read More»

15 Puppet-Themed Crafts for Kids

Kids have an incredible sense of imagination, so it’s important to support all of their playtime endeavors. Providing the right toys is essential to keep their growing minds satiated. But… what if… you gave your kids the chance to create their own play toys? It’s such a great idea, isn’t… Read More»

Pacsun Coupon Code: Cheap Online and In Store Shopping

Pacsun is a rocking clothing store that specializes in the beach-ready attire of the Californian coast. No matter what your style, you’ll always look ready for some time in the sun. Prepare for summer as it slowly approaches by revamping your casual collection. Don’t worry, you don’t have to be… Read More»

The Ultimate Diabetic Skin Care Routine

Having diabetes sucks. Not only does your pancreas not work, but it also causes the rest of your body to have problems. One of these problems is skin issues. Because your body has high levels of sugar, your blood acts as a breeding ground for bacteria and fungi. It can… Read More»

17 Amazing Drug Store Beauty Finds Under $10

Beauty diva on a budget? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Not everyone can afford to spend hundreds on beauty products each month, especially moms! Luckily, your local drugstore has plenty of options to keep you satiated. Try checking out these drugstore beauty finds under $10 next time you’re picking… Read More»

13 Pillsbury Recipes and Crafts For Your Family

It’s hard to find recipes that the entire family can enjoy. Kids are super picky, and will often complain if their meal has too much green. Husbands can be even more picky, especially if their main diet consists of “meat and potatoes.” Luckily, Pillsbury is on the scene to help… Read More»

Save on Our Fave Shopbop Picks With This Shopbop Coupon

This is a trick article. There is no Shopbop coupon. You heard right. We lied. But only because you don’t need a Shopbop coupon. Seriously. Shopbop offers FREE three day shopping on all orders. Without a coupon. Even better, if you’re a member of Amazon Prime, you get FREE two… Read More»

Mom Explains Why She Made That Fake Science Fair Project

In a new and super official study entitled “How Much Turmoil Does the Science Project Cause Families,” a mom explores the depth of the familial bond as it is challenged by the science project. The results? 75 percent of kids cry, 90 percent of parents yell, and everyone HATES the… Read More»

11 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day Without Visiting Mom

As much as you might want to be there for your mom on Mother’s Day, sometimes it’s not always possible. Whether it’s time, work, finances, or kids, there are plenty of obstacles that prevent you from taking a road trip. However, that doesn’t mean your mom has to spend a… Read More»

Hint, Hint – Jewelry We’d Like for Mother’s Day

We’re tired of flowers and chocolate for Mother’s Day. Give us something that sparkles! And by that, we mean jewelry. Every year we lay out a bunch of really thoughtful hints and clues, only to open up our present and find yet another lotion and soap set from Bath and… Read More»

The Best 11 Android Apps

As a mom, you are most likely constantly on the go. You’ve got to work, take your child to soccer practice, pick up your other child after school, make dinner, go grocery shopping… basically, you’re a human machine. Luckily, you have a tool at your disposal that can help you… Read More»