5 Ways To Get Rid Of Mosquito Problems

It’s a Florida catch-22. It’s too hot to play outside in the middle of the day, but it is too buggy to play outside in the (slightly) cooler evenings. In order to enjoy more of the great outdoors this summer, we have taken steps to get rid of mosquito problem in our yard and protect […]

Father’s Day Fun With Nerf ~ Toys R Us Giveaway

Dad is really just a big kid. This has never been more clear to me than as my daughters discovered the world of Star Wars. While Dad was always willing to sit and play dolls when asked, he is thrilled when he is asked to play Star Wars action figures with the girls. Imagine his excitement […]

Give Dad The Gift Of Virtual Reality With Samsung Gear VR

Gadgets. There are not shortage of them in our house thanks to my techy husband. As our daughters have gotten older, it’s easy to see how his love of all things tech has rubbed of on them. The day my husband came home with a Samsung Gear VR that he won at work, all I […]

Toss The Tube – Scott Tube-Free Toilet Paper

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scott Tube-Free. All opinions are 100% mine. 66,000 toilet paper tubes. That’s how many toilet paper tubes Americans use approximately every two minutes. 66,000 tubes – every two minutes! The number is crazy, and when you multiply it out the number becomes even more […]

Kidbox – Name Brand Kids Clothes Delivered For Less

I am raising a serious fashionista. Not only does my eight year old love clothes, but when it comes to fashion she has an opinion about everything. Fit, comfort and style are all very important to her and she is always excited to try on new threads. As much as she loves fashion she was thrilled that I partnered with Kidbox, […]

10+ Reasons To Ready, Snack, Go! ~ Giveaway

My kids don’t eat a lot of sandwiches because their lunch of choice is a meat and cheese roll up. I am not sure why they are anti bread (unless it is a dinner roll), but that’s what they like. Because turkey/cheese and ham/cheese rollups are a staple in our house I was intrigued when I learned […]

Celebrate Graduates With A Shutterfly Graduation Annoucement + Giveaway

The end of the school year is an important rite of passage for students of all ages, but for graduating seniors it is a monumental occasion. One that should be celebrated and reflected upon. This year I will wish two special young ladies a happy graduation as they move onto the next chapter in their […]

Family Conversation Starters (Free Printable)

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sister Schubert’s®. All opinions are 100% mine.   Nothing brings people together faster than good old-fashion conversation. But sometimes getting a conversation started with kids can be tricky. “What did you do today?” “Nothing.” To combat one word answers, I created a family conversation […]

Take A Lunch Making Break With Revolution Foods Jet Pack For Kids

Whether you pack lunches the night before or the morning of, it is a chore. A chore I choose to take on so to make sure I know what my girls are eating during the day. We’ve come a long way in regard to school lunches, but not far enough. Revolution Foods is one company trying […]

Introducing The IZEA App

One of the greatest things I have done for my family is to start this blog, and then turn it into a business. Blogging professionally isn’t easy by any means, but I love it. And learning to use my voice on various social media channels has been the key to earning a living blogging. Thanks to IZEA, working on the go just got easier with the IZEA App.

Soothe Itchy Eczema Skin With Eucerin Eczema Relief

Life with eczema is a constant series of itchy, scaly, red patches. It’s miserable. But what’s more miserable than my skin itching, is watching my daughters scratch at their eczema patches. I know firsthand what it is like to itch all of the time, so it breaks my heart to know they are dealing with […]

Dansko Boots Make Comfort And Style Is Possible

When it comes to shoes, there is a fine line between choosing shoes for aesthetics and comfort. Let’s face it; a lot of cutest shoes are not the most comfortable. I know, I have them in my closet too. But what if you could have super cute boots that received glowing compliments and were really, […]

Goji Play Helps You Work Out While Playing Video Games

If you have ever wanted to play a video game for “just five more minutes” so you could beat the next level, then its time to get off the couch and use your desire to level up to help you get fit. Goji Play takes gaming to a new level by using the motion of working out […]

Share Your Mangia Moment For A Chance To Win A Trip To Italy!

Before kids, I had this idea that date night would continue to be a regular thing. Not every week, but perhaps every other. And certainly once a month wouldn’t be too much to ask for. Fast forward two kids, and I am pretty sure it has been more than six months since our last date […]

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 […]