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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bathroom Routines Plus $1.50 Cottonelle Coupon


This article is sponsored by Cottonelle Do you have certain bathroom routines? It’s okay to talk about them! You are among friends! Bathroom Routines Just like you, I have certain bathroom routines that I follow every day. I wash my face with a gentle foaming cleanser, I brush my teeth with an electric toothbrush and […]

Celebrating Ryan’s Birthday at Water Country #WCFamilyFun

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 I received tickets to Water Country to facilitate this review. The views and opinions expressed in this blog are purely my own. This was our second time visiting Water Country and based on our first experience 2 years ago, I had a pretty good feeling that James, Ryan and Ryan’s two friends would have a […]

VERA BRADLEY Convertible Crossbody in Tutti Frutti Bag Giveaway (RV $74) 8/11


  I love Vera Bradley Bags because they are bright, colorful and lightweight. I carried around the now retired pattern Pink Elephant shoulder bag for a long time and it just got so worn out I had to literally retire the bag itself! This Cross Body in the Tutti Frutti pattern is the perfect versatile, […]

#RitzBitsTeams Supports Youth Soccer Through Pear


This post is sponsored by Global Influence. Opinions expressed are my own. My boys have played soccer since they were both five years old. Our town soccer league has been wonderful for them. Through soccer, they are getting lots of exercise, they are learning the mechanics of the game, gaining skills and learning about teamwork […]

Discovering Boating at Spectacle Lake #MC #Discoverboating #Sponsored


I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Last year, we paid for beach privileges over at Spectacle Lake in Leominster, MA. The boys loved being able to swim, fish and jump to their heart’s content off […]