Thumbprint Art & Thankful for Friends Netflix #Stream Team


  With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s a great time to start thinking about what we are thankful for.  Two things that top the list for us are friends and family. Fortunately, both boys have a nice group of friends. James, who is in the marching band, has had the same group of band […]

Nature’s Own Bread Giveaway 3 Winners 4 Free Breads or Buns Each 12/15


November is National Peanut Butter Lover’s month! How did I not know this? I would have to say Peanut Butter is one of my favorite foods in the entire world. My family loves it too. Nature’s Own Bread is helping us to celebrate in a big way!  We received some Nature’s Own Bagels and English […]

Saturday Giveaway Linky Link Your Giveaways 11/22


Please link up your giveaways below. Check out mine and enter a couple while you are here. My Giveaways   Ends 11/29 -ADK Pack Works Market Basket and Packbasket Ends 12/8 – $25 Gift Card to Dunkin Donuts Ends 12/11 – Ban Refresh and Frizz Ease Prize Kit   If you are hosting a family-friendly […]

Ban Total Refresh and Frizz Ease Shopping Survival Kit Giveaway 12/11


The frenzy of the ultimate shopping season kicks off this month with Black Friday! Are you ready to run around in the crowds while frantically checking off your holiday shopping list? If you are like me this means getting frizzy and overheated. If only we could be better prepared for such a dilemma!! Well, with […]

How to Create a Great Bedtime Ritual


I could have used these tips for creating a great bedtime ritual when my two were little. I breast fed them both for about four to six months each. We ended up becoming  co-sleepers because  as a breast feeding mom, it was so convenient! Of course, I loved those days, snuggling with my boys. BUT, […]

Deal Alert – BOGO Mrs. Cavanaugh’s 1 lb. Box of Chocolates #HolidayGiftGuide


  Time was when Marie Cavanaugh spent hours in her South Dakota farmhouse each Christmas season making pecan rolls and homemade chocolates for holiday gifting. “It started when my aunt sent her pecan-rolls recipe,” Mrs. Cavanaugh recalled. “I gave the recipe my own touch and started making the yummy specialties. Then I began dipping chocolates. […]

Dunkin Donuts $25 Gift Card Giveaway 12/8 #HolidayGiftGuide


Last Friday night, we sat outside in the freezing cold to watch James and the marching band, perform at half time at the high school football game. They were great as usual. In fact, these guys finished 1st in their division at the NESBA (New England Scholastic Band Association) finals, with a score of 96 […]

Saturday Giveaway Linky Link Your Giveaways 11/15


Please link up your giveaways below. Check out mine and enter a couple while you are here. My Giveaways Ends 11/17 – George Stella’s The Complete Low Carb Cookbook Ends 11/18 – Smashbox CC Cream Ends 11/20- Charmazing Custom Charm Bracelet Giveaway Ends 11/19  – Candlewick Prize Pack of 4 Thanksgiving themed books Ends 11/29 […]

Vaseline’s Rapid Renewal Challenge! Tweet to Win a $30 Family Dollar Gift Card


This post is sponsored by Global Influence. All opinions are my own. Now that the temperature is dropping and the humidity levels too, our skin can get very dry. Vaseline, available at Family Dollar, is an affordable solution for dry skin. In fact, if you take the “Rapid Renewal Challenge” by using Vaseline daily on […]