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 […]

In and Around Ashburnham, MA – Hometown Hidden Gems


This post is not sponsored. A new peer-to-peer car rental service called RelayRides asked several bloggers, including myself, to share some of our favorite hometown hidden gems. These places will be pinned on the Hometown Hidden Gems Pinterest Board. Follow Relayrides on Pinterest to check it out! I actually live in a rural area so […]

Foodies Let Your Voice be Heard!


This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.   Photo credit: AimeeLow from Calling all foodies! Are you passionate about our food’s quality, health, safety, production or marketing? Do you influence your friends and family to do the same? Communispace has created a private online community […]

Oriental Trading Company Kids Summer Party Toys Review


   I received products from Oriental Trading Company for this review. Opinions expressed are my own. James wanted to have a few friends over for a summer party and since we didn’t have plans for the 4th of July weekend, we thought, why not have the party on the 4th?  Oriental Trading Company provided us […]

NuNaturals Giveaway 4 NuStevia Products Includes New Cocoa Syrup!! 4 Winners 7/28


I received NuNaturals Sweetners/Stevia products for this review and giveaway. Opinions expressed are my own.  NuNaturals has over 24 years of experience providing nutritional supplements. NuNaturals uses only the highest quality herbs and nutrients to make their products and they belong to the National Nutritional Foods Association (NNFA). I received several samples of NuStevia sweeteners […]