Love That Indie Designed Stationary & Wall Art! $50 Gift Card Giveaway 9/21


 This post is sponsored by Opinions expressed are my own. crowd-sources design and art from a global community of independent designers and artists, then sells their best designs as fine products such as stationery, wall art, and décor for the home, holidays, and occasions. For back-school-needs like personalized notebooks, school year calendars and […]

Saturday Giveaway Linky Link Your Giveaways 8/30


We are heading back to Rhode Island tomorrow for one last day at the beach. It’s supposed to be beautiful out. Happy Labor Day! I hope you all enjoy the long holiday weekend!   Please link up your giveaways below. Check out mine and enter a couple while you are here. My Giveaways Ends 8/31 […]

Low Carb Cauliflower “Mac” and Cheese Casserole


I have been eating lots of low carb meals lately. George Stella is my go-to chef for delicious low carb dishes. I’ve seen lots of versions of the low carb mac and cheese, but I knew his recipe would be the best of the best! It certainly is. I’ve been enjoying this all week. (For […]

Wordless Wednesday Snidely Whiplash #WW


Snidely Whiplash is the archenemy of Dudley Do Right and appeared in the Dudley Do Right Series of the Rocky and Bullwinkle Show. The show aired 1959-1964. Before I was born – I am not THAT old. Anyway, Ryan had his face painted at the fair recently and a Facebook friend pointed out that he […]

Kindness Counts Netflix Shows That Teach Kindness #Stream Team


I am a member of the Net Flix Stream Team and share family-friendly programming, activities, recipes, reviews and giveaways on behalf of Netflix. It makes me so proud when either a teacher or another parent tells me how I have “such nice boys.” At James’ parent teacher meeting I was just about speechless as each […]

Sunbelt Bakery’s Granola and Fruit & Grain Bars Giveaway 9/15 (1 case/12 boxes)


I received a case of Sunbelt Bakery’s Bar to facilitate this review. Opinions expressed are my own. I am always on the lookout for nutritious and convenient snacks – that don’t sacrifice flavor.  I am excited to have the opportunity to try Sunbelt Bakery’s granola bars, fruit and grain cereal bars. They offer a lot […]

Saturday Giveaway Linky and Taylor Swifts House 8/23


We went to Rhode Island on Wednesday to check out Misquamicut Beach. Taylor Swift’s home is just down the road in an area called Watch Hill. It is a large estate overlooking the Atlantic. (A blogging friend who lives in Rhode Island confirmed that this is indeed her house.) A body guard stood watch as […]

Back-to-School Candlewick Prize Pack of 7 Childrens Books Giveaway 9/11


Candlewick is providing these books, no monetary compensation was received. It’s back-to-school time! Candlewick Press is celebrating with this vibrant collection of new releases. These books are recommended for kids ranging from age 5 up to 12 years. Expand their knowledge with The History of Money, Lady Liberty – A Biography, Tiny Creatures The World […]

Wordless Wednesday Band Camp #WW


James has signed up for Marching Band! He has played the trumpet since the third grade. As an incoming seventh grader, he is able to join his middle school/high school marching band – the Marching Spartans. When a student signs up for marching band, they must attend a one week long, very intense, overnight band […]

Holland House Cooking Wine Prize Pack Giveaway & Pork Terderloin Recipe 9/9


The summer is really flying by, but we still have several weeks left to do some outdoor grilling. To celebrate the remaining summer grilling season,  I am hosting a giveaway of a Holland House Summer Grilling Kit. One Moms Own Words reader will win a portable cooler that is brimming with approx. $50 worth of […]