Disney’s Imagicademy Mickey’s Magical Math World App Review

Mickey's Magical Math World

Two things my kids love Mickey Mouse and the iPad come together in a new app Mickey’s Magical Math World from Disney’s Imagicademy. Mickey’s Magical Math World begins out with a mini cartoon featuring Mickey and the gang headed into space for some fun with math. Once inside the app, kids can explore give different game areas each […]

Nextbook Tablet Review

Nextbook Tablet Review

There are countless options when it comes to shopping for a new computer these days. No longer just deciding between a desktop or laptop, you have a whole new set of choices when it comes to computing on the go. From a traditional laptop, to a convertible to a tablet, there are lots to choose […]

Mason Jar Christmas Gifts + Free Printable Tag

Mason Jar Christmas Gift

Need an easy, inexpensive, last-minute, DIY gift? Whether is for a teacher, a friend or a neighbor they will love these Mason Jar Christmas Gifts filled with Hershey’s Kisses. The only problem, deciding who to give Santa, the snowman and the elf.  I made these for all of my daughter’s teachers and coaches. It made […]

Easy Idea For Mailman Gifts

Mailman Gift Idea

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC®. All opinions are 100% mine. Please tell me I am not the only one who gets positively giddy about a new pack of pens or markers? A coupon and some inspiration is all I need to use as an excuse to add to […]

Yellow Rice And Chicken With Black Beans And Peas

Yellow Rice and Chicken Black Beans

Every family needs a few go-to recipes that are quick, easy and that everyone loves (in other words, that the kids will eat without complaint). For my family one of our top go-to recipes is Yellow Rice and Chicken.  One of the great things about this home-cooked meal is that you can keep all of the ingredients […]

What’s Your Wish?

UPS Logo

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPS. All opinions are 100% mine. Last month, I shared information about the Wishes Delivered campaign with UPS and how you can share your wish the #WishesDelivered hashtag. Sharing a selfless wish on your social media channels not only spreads a little holiday magic and good […]

Festive Mini Sugar Cookie Cups ~ Giveaway

Sugar Cookie Cup

We have been doing a lot of holiday baking in our house. For obvious reasons I usually decide what we will bake, but last week K came home all excited about a recipe she found at the grocery store. She was so enthusiastic about baking Festive Mini Sugar Cookie Cups, how could I not agree to baking the […]

An Easy Way To Brush Dog Teeth – Milk-Bone Brushing Chews

Milk Bone Brushing Chews

Our dogs are our first babies. I even admit that before we had kids I was that girl who carried our dogs around in a dog bag (you know – like a purse). The days of having time to think about matching collars and sweaters (oh yes, true story) have long past, I am too busy […]

Sharp AQUOS Crystal Review

Sharp AQUOS Crystal

I have used a lot of cell phones over the years, but I can’t remember another phone that has caused strangers to stop me and ask me about my phone — twice in one day. Sure, friends and family ask about my phones all the time, but a stranger was a first.  The edge-to-edge screen […]

Chocolate Peppermint Muddy Buddies

Chocolate Peppermint Muddy Buddies

Years ago my college roommate introduced me to a powdery-white snack her mom made. Until then I had never heard of chocolate and powdered sugar with Chex cereal. (Depending on where you live people call it Muddy Buddies, Puppy Chow, Chex Mix, etc.) At the time I had no idea it was a thing. But it was a delicious treat, and I was completely obsessed.

Disney Board Games: Palace Pets And Pictopia-Family Trivia Game ~ Giveaway

Disney Board Games

If you still need a gift for your biggest Disney fan, here are two board games that are sure to please — Princess Palace Pets Royal Pet Salon Game and Pictopia-Family Trivia Game: Disney Edition.  Princess Palace Pets Royal Pet Salon Game (ages 3+) – Both of my girls adore the Princess Palace Pets App, we even have Palace Pets from […]

Capture Holidays Memories With A Digital Camera From Best Buy

DI multi Nikon D5300

It’s no secret that I have a slight obsession with taking pictures. At any given moment I usually have two-three cameras with me. I’m very particular when it comes to my cameras, so when it’s time to replace, upgrade (or add) a camera, I want to be able to get hands-on and try cameras out before […]

M&M’s Black & White Peppermint Brownies

M&M's Black & White Peppermint Brownies

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glad & M&M’S® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. ‘Tis the season to be baking! Falalalala-lalalala! (Can you tell I have been listening to Christmas carols too?!) With cookie exchanges, parties and general treat-swapping fun around every corner there is always a new […]

The Night At The Museum: The Secret Of The Tomb ~ Giveaway

Night at the Museum Secret of the Tomb Poster

Ready to pull an all-nighter? Discover what happens after the museum closes and the exhibits come to life — maybe for the last time. The Night At The Museum: The Secret Of The Tomb storms into theaters December 19. The Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night […]

An Out Of This World Groupon Gift Idea

Space Barbie

We have friends who moved to the area less than a year ago, and in that time they have been great explorers visiting local places that my husband and I have talked for years about going with the kids. They are true adventures. So when thinking about their Christmas gift we knew it had to be a family experience.