That Sugar Film In Theaters and On Demand Today – July 31!


I watched The Sugar Film to facilitate this review. Opinions expressed are my own. THAT SUGAR FILM is one man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as ‘healthy.’ Through this entertaining and informative journey, Damon highlights some of the issues that plague the sugar industry, and where sugar lurks on supermarket … {Read More}

Say it Without Fear In Six Words!

Photo credit: Moonlightway from In Six Words is a series of blog posts by Eli Pacheo, who blogs over at Coach Daddy. He gives out a prompt and we respond with our six words. (It's not as easy as it sounds!) I was invited to share my six words on this prompt - July is Freedom from Fear of Speaking Month. I want to give people an opportunity to say something to someone - or the universe - that they haven't yet, for whatever reason. What would you choose to say, in six words? The … {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday Amazing Men’s Haircuts #WW


So far my two boys are pretty traditional with their haircuts. I was aware that some boys their age get the occasional number or team name cut into their hair, but these hair cuts? These are in a class by themselves! and my personal favorite - Which one is your favorite? An InLinkz Link-up … {Read More}

How to Free a Child From a Hot Car


Last week or so, I saw a story on the news where a woman found a toddler locked in a hot car. She furiously banged at the window for several minutes trying to use a tire iron, a screw driver and finally it was a truck hitch that broke through the window. They thought that little girl was going to die as they frantically tried to break that window. After three minutes, which seemed like an eternity, they were able to get her out. When they did, she was drenched from head to toe in sweat. If she … {Read More}

Target Finds and a $25 Target Gift Card Giveaway 8/17

method soap

While Walmart may more conveniently located for us, I still love going to Target! Here are some of the items that I've recently bought and love. Method Products Every time that I visit Target, I have to get some Method products. I love the Sea Minerals Dish Detergent and their hand soaps. The Limited Edition Coastal Redwood foaming hand soap has the best woody smell. If this is truly a limited edition, I will be missing it when they stop making it. Boyfriend V Tee - Mosimo Supply I live in … {Read More}

Thanks for YOUR Tips on What to Watch on Netflix #StreamTeam



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PICTURED : DAVID TENNANT as D.I Alec Hardy and OLIVIA COLMAN as D.S Ellie Miller.

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I recently did my second giveaway for a year of Netflix streaming and to enter the giveaway, I asked what you were currently watching on Netflix. I got some great answers! Lots of you are watching or want to watch Orange is the New Black (love it!), House of Cards (love it!), Game of Thrones (considering it!), Breaking Bad (loved it!). I was hoping for some suggestions of shows that I haven't seen, and I got plenty of them too - Call the Midwife (my parents love this one!) , Jericho (new to … {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday Summer Learning #WW


Ryan went to 1/2 day horse camp. There was a lot of summer learning going on! Learning to ride. Ryan is riding China and my friend Cheryl's daughter Eva is riding Fluff. (I love that name!)   Learning to braid. At the start of horse camp, the counselors have the kids do a little activity. They are learning to braid. Horses tails and manes are often braided for completions. I found this picture of a horse who was rockin the braids! Learning to drive. We were helping out on the … {Read More}

Scooby-Doo! and KISS: Rock and Roll Mystery Blu-Ray/DVD Giveaway 7/30 #ScoobyDoo


Warner Home Entertainment supplied the graphics, the printable and the blog app below and the prize. Ryan loves to watch Scooby-Doo. In fact, I just wrote about his love for Scooby-Doo in my last Nextflix post because ScoobyDoo is currently streaming and yes, he did watch all the episodes from seasons 1 and 2. He hasn't seen this this new movie where the gang teams up with Kiss, but I assure you, he would love to! Scooby-Doo! and KISS: Rock and Roll Mystery actually comes out today - … {Read More}

The Spiralized Kitchen Cookbook Giveaway 8/11


  Do you have one of these gadgets yet? It's the Spiralizer. I do and I love mine. I bought it on Amazon and use it often! My favorite thing to make with it has to be zucchini noodles. It's so easy to whip out a huge bowl of these, add a dash of dill weed and then saute them really quickly in a bit of coconut oil. They are so yummy! The Spiralizer has become so popular that certified master baker and chef Leslie Bilderback, author of Mug Cakes, has authored this wonderful new … {Read More}

8 Tips to Keep Kids Safe Online


My son James is 13. He is starting to dabble in social media and text messaging. Right now, we allow him to be on Instagram. He will post the occasional picture and see how many likes he gets. In fact, when we were on vacation, we had a little contest to see who could get the most likes - James or his mom! As far as group chats are concerned, James doesn't really spend too much time reading them because he finds that they are so lengthy, it is like reading a book. Most often the chats are really … {Read More}

(Not so) Wordless Wednesday James is Building a Gaming PC #WW


James is currently building his own gaming PC with Grant. Here is a bit about that from Grant - So we decided to build a "gaming pc"! James enjoys video games and he has been using Steam online. Steam is an online store for pc gamers. A couple of his friends use it. This seemed like a great opportunity to have a fun summer project, learn a bit about computers, and have something to brag about once school starts. I'm not sure what his buddies built and this is an overwhelming amount of … {Read More}

Treat Yourself With Dannon Light & Fit Tiramisu Greek #ihearttiramisu #ic #ad


I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dannon. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All views and opinions are my own, and do not necessarily represent those of Dannon. I am wondering if anyone can relate to this. You have a little piece of cake or in this case tiramisu. One piece leads to another little piece and well, you might as well have another little piece since you … {Read More}