The Barbie Dream House Is A Dream Come True

When I was asked to review a few Barbie items I said sure. My daughters are always game for checking out hot new toys. I figured they would send a couple of dolls, and my girls would be thrilled. Imagine my surprised when a Barbie Dream House, four Barbie Fashionista Dolls, a Barbie Rainbow Hair […]

Join The #OmaggioLimited Twitter Party

This post brought to you by OMAGGIO®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. Are you ready for the holidays? No? Me neither! I think the 80 degree weather has me in denial that I need to start thinking about shopping and cooking! But in the last few days I have […]

PERK Fresh Link Gives You Freshness Anywhere ~ Giveaway

This post brought to you by PERK. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. No one likes the smell of car funk. No one. So over the past few months I have shown you how to discreetly rid your car of funky smells with PERK Vent Wraps and PERK Visor […]

The Journey Home DVD ~ $50 Walmart Giveaway

The Journey Home is going to make you say, “Awe!” Actually, it is going to make you say, “Awe” over and over again. I lost count at the number of times I said it during the trailer. A boy who befriends a polar bear cup, I mean what could be cuter? I mean really. The Journey Home is […]

Limited Edition Danielle Steel Library Sweepstakes

There is nothing like curling up in a comfy spot with a blanket and a good book. The ability to be whisked away from reality and transported into another time and another place. A good book is the ultimate escape. And a library full of Danielle Steel books is the perfect get away. With books published in […]

Easy Slow Cooker Pot Roast Recipe ~ Giveaway

I write a lot about quick and easy dinners because I really don’t love to cook and I am always trying to do about a dozen things when I need to be getting dinner on the table. I want to spend as little possible on dinner prep so we can actually sit down to enjoy eating dinner together. I have just discovered a way to make my slow cooker prep even simpler. For a home cooked meal, it doesn’t get easier than this slow cooker pot roast recipe.

Miles From Tomorrowland DVD + Back To School Gear Review ~ Giveaway

Miles, Miles, Miles From Tomorrowland. Disney Junior’s space exploring family has taken over our house with terms like “Let’s rocket,” “Starshine,” “Blastastic” and “Aw, craters” making their way into my family’s everyday vocabulary. In fact, I venture to say that Miles From Tomorrowland is to Sissy what Octonauts was once to K. There are big plans […]

Back To School Fashion And Gymboree Let’s Color Together ~ $75 Giveaway

As the summer winds down the excitement grows, it’s back-to-school time! And that means back to school shopping for crayons, pencils, back-to-school clothes and the most important outfit of all the first-day-of-school outfit. It’s kind of a big deal around here, and my daughters love hunting for all of their supplies and clothes for the […]

PERK Vent Wrap – So Discreet You Won’t Know It Is ~ Giveaway

This post brought to you by PERK. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. Pop quiz: Which would you rather your car smell like? A gym, leftovers or a tropical paradise? I am not even going to pause for an answer, I can read your mind. Tropical paradise it is, […]

Inspire Your Mornings With Coffee-mate And David Bromstad

Although I am admittedly not a morning person, I do love the anticipation of a new day. Each day is like a blank canvas. There is so much we can do in just one day, sometimes we just need a little extra inspiration. Like a hot cup of coffee to jump-start the day.  For even […]

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches ~ Giveaway

Who else is ready to celebrate the 4th of July with the sun, sand, fireworks and all things red, white and blue?! The 4th of July is a big holiday for my family, deeply rooted in tradition with an open-door that welcomes all family and friends. Our giant-sized celebration has become an annual event that […]

The Build-A-Bear Honey Girls Rock!

This summer Build-A-Bear will welcome three fashionable friends to its line up — the Honey Girls. With brightly colored fur and fancy glitter outfits this trio of pals is ready to rock.   The Honey Girls band includes Teegan, Risa and Viv three best friends who share a love of music and a message about friendship and positive self-esteem. Each […]

Rest Easy Knowing All Is Well With The Levana Keera Video Baby Monitor + Giveaway

Every time one of my girls gets the slightest cold they get a cough that lasts and lasts and lasts. Out of nowhere two days of sniffles turns into two months of coughs. And, of course, their cough is always worse at night (and during nap time). Over the last two weeks we have been […]

Real Seal Pin To Win Sweepstakes

Listen up dairy fans. June is National Dairy Month, and to celebrate Real Seal is hosting a pin to win sweepstakes. You could win a $100 VISA gift card just by re-pining your favorite dairy recipe in the Real Seal Pin to Win sweepstakes. Sounds almost as good as my Buffalo Chicken Dip recipe, right? And […]

Share Special Moments Live From Your Phone Via XFINITY TV

When I was little my grandparents flew from Florida to Washington DC to be there for my first swim lesson. Grandpa was a pilot, and that was the kind of thing they did to make sure they were part of all of the little moments. Because that’s what life is all about — not missing […]