Happy 50th Mom and Dad Minted.com Floating City Print Review


I received The Floating City print to facilitate this review. Opinions expressed are my own. My parents just had their 50th (golden) wedding anniversary. Can you believe it? That’s a half century of marriage which is an amazing accomplishment in this day and age. We took them to the Woodbound Inn in Rindge, NH. If […]

Whole Wheat Pizza Dough Recipe for Friday Family Movie Night #Netflix #Stream Team


The kids have been back-to-school for about five weeks now, and we are slowly getting into the groove of our new routine.  We are busier than ever! James is part of the high school marching band. Ryan is playing soccer, and Grant is coaching his team. And me? I just started subbing as an aide […]

Win $1,000! Jif-To-Go #GetGoing Photo Contest #MC #Sponsored


I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence-Central for Jif To Go Dippers. I received a sample to facilitate my review and a thank you item for participating. I have news of a photo contest that you do not want to miss! From August 20 through October 1, 2014, Jif To Go is […]

Easybanners 2 x 4 Custom Banner Giveaway 3 Winners 10/13


This giveaway is sponsored by Easybanners. Opinions expressed are my own.   Signazon is a leading web-based printing company in Dallas, Texas. At Signazon, customers can upload their designs to create custom banners, signs, posters, canvas prints, etc. or choose from thousands of pre-made templates created by in-house designers. Signazon’s  new sister brand is,  Easybanners.  […]

A Fun Night of Painting At the Paint Bar


I received a complimentary painting lesson at the Paint Bar to facilitate this review. Opinions expressed are my own. When I received the invite to check out the Paint Bar, located in both Newton and Boston, I was very excited because I used to take painting lessons years ago and quite frankly, I really needed […]

Gather Em Up for Game Day – Family Dollar Prize Pack $25 Gift Card Giveaway 10/6

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This post is sponsored. Opinions expressed are my own. Last Saturday, Ryan and I had a wonderful day. We spent time together at a country bizarre – just the two us. It was a lot of fun. Before doing that, we did a bit of shopping. We had big plans for Sunday. It was the […]

Collage.com One-Click Photo Book Giveaway 9/25


Collage.com is now offering one click photo books. You can create a photo book from a Facebook album in 30 seconds or take a bit longer and customize your album with borders, backgrounds and photo filters. I made an 11.5″ x 8.5″ hard cover photo book for the purpose of this review. This is my […]

Middle School Kids Need Kidecals Name Labels Too


I received two sets of Kidecals labels to facilitate this review. Opinions expressed are my own. Kidecals labels are customized, waterproof name labels for kids. When I received the opportunity to try Kidecals, I figured this is perfect timing for back-to-school. I would get a set of labels for both boys. But then I thought […]

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


 This post is sponsored by Minted.com. Opinions expressed are my own. Minted.com 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 […]

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 […]