Kids Crafts Books Giveaway Duct Tape Mania & Rubber Band Mania 8/26


  I received this set of books and a set is being offered for giveaway. I am looking forward to receiving these books. With one child who is into making duct tape creations and the other child who is into the rubber band bracelets, I have a good idea that they are going to love […]

Mrs. Freshley’s Double Chocolate Mini Donut Sundaes


  I recently received Mrs. Freshley’s Double Chocolate Mini Donuts for review. Mrs. Freshley’s has some simple summer-inspired recipes for mini treats like these mini donut sundaes. These sundaes require only four ingredients, and it’s so easy to assemble them!  They are super cute too. Knowing my two boys love mini chocolate donuts and ice […]

Wordless Wednesday Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt #WW


My son James is so creative and he certainly doesn’t get it from me! For his younger brother Ryan’s birthday, he invented a very elaborate Harry Potter scavenger hunt complete with a Quidditch Game, Basilisk, Ollivanders Wands and EEylops Owl Emporium and of course presents at nearly every step. Here is a recap in pictures […]

Who is Responsible if Your Child Is Injured or Drowns While Swimming?


Photo credit: DMedina from The following is a sponsored guest post is by Child Injury Attorney Jeffrey Killino. Who is Responsible if Your Child Is Injured or Drowns While Swimming? Most parents have thought about the risks their children face while swimming in pools, lakes, or oceans. In many cases, parents feel a certain […]

Don’t forget to Schedule Those Back-to-School Eye Exams #MC #AOA #Sponsored


I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for the American Optometric Association. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. In July, both of my boys attended one week of basketball camp – different weeks. We are going away in August, followed by James attending one week of […]

Amazon $50 Gift Card Giveaway and Great Amazon Finds 8/18


This post contains affiliate links. As of 7/23/13, Amazon has 209 million users and of those, 20 million are Amazon Prime users. We’ve been Prime members for a few years now. The biggest items that I had delivered for free, thanks to Prime, is this Weber Grill that we bought last year. I looked it […]

Saturday Giveaway Linky Link Your Giveaways 7/26


May this be the only shark you ever see at the beach. Please link up your giveaways below. Check out mine and enter a couple while you are here. My Giveaways Ends 7/28 -  NuNaturals Giveaway 4 Products Including New Cocoa Syrup! 4 winners Ends 8/4 – Hungry Girl Diet Book 2 Winners Ends 8/9 […]

First Things First Family Prize Pack Moon Pies and T-Shirts Giveaway 8/9 #FirstThingsFirst


  Summer is all about family and spending quality time with the ones you love. And the more skills you develop the more time you invest in your family and your relationships. First Things First (FTF) is an award winning not-for-profit organization dedicated to strengthening families. Lost in Translation The following video, called Lost in […]

How to Make Gak – Netflix for a Summer Brain Power Boost #Stream Team


  Ryan has always loved playing with stuff like Playdoh, clay, Gak and slime! Every time I make either pizza or bread dough, there’s Ryan asking me for piece that he can have to knead and play with. We made Gak a while ago and I knew he would be up for making a fresh […]