SayAhh! Sore Throat Home Exam Aid

Prepare for Cold Season with SayAhh

“Mom, my throat is dry and scratchy.” Sigh. That’s how it starts in our house, with a quiet whisper of a “dry” throat. That’s my clue that a cold is about to make its way through the family. But the question is, will it be a small cold or something bigger? I am never sure. Thanks to […]

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

Gymboree Hop and Roll

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

Perk Vent Wraps

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, […]

Organizing My Makeup Drawer: Clean First For The Best Finish

Organized Makeup Drawer

I am slowly but surely working my way through the house trying to set things straight and get organized. I’ll be the first to admit that I am not the best organizer, but I am trying — and succeeding bit by bit. This week’s project was my makeup drawer. Let’s take a look at the […]

Save On Clean Dishes With An Offer From Finish® And Jet Dry®

Finish Jet Dry Rinse Aid

I have a confession to make. I can’t stand emptying the dishwasher. When my husband goes out of town, we use the clean dishes out of the dishwasher and let the dirties pile up in the sink until it is overflowing. My poor husband is left to empty the dishwasher 9 times out of 10. (In […]

10 Practical Baby Shower Gifts

Practical Baby Shower Gifts

Do not get me wrong, I adore all of those sweet baby gifts like baby clothes, blankets, decorations, baby shoes, etc. But as a mom of two I also very much appreciate practical gifts. With the first baby I was clueless as to what I needed, so practical gifts from experienced moms were a lifesaver. […]

5 Tips To Streamline Your Back To School Morning Routine

Jimmy Dean Sausage, Egg & Cheese Croissant Sandwiches

Oh summer how you tease. These days we have at least an hour before we have to be out the door, and that’s on days we actually go somewhere. But in less than a month the girls will be back to school, and we will have 30 minutes from wake to out the door. (Unless, of course, I […]

Box Tops for Education: An Easy Way To Support Your School

Box Tops for Education

You save Box Tops for Education for your students’ school, right? It is the easiest way to support schools with a monetary donation that doesn’t cost you anything extra. Just clip Box Tops off General Mills products you already buy, save them in a bag and send them to your students’ school. I started clipping Box Tops before kids, […]

Highbrow Educational Videos Make Summer Learning Fun

Highbrow

Who else is having a great summer? Our days are spent swimming, crafting, playing games, building forts, etc. Everything a summer should be. But in between all of the fun, there is a lot of downtime. When not playing with her dolls or reading in her free time, my K loves to be on the […]

Weight Watchers Ice Cream – A Sweet Summer Treat

Weight Watchers Ice Cream Treats

This post brought to you by Weight Watchers® Ice Cream. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. I have a major sweet tooth – major. Every night after the kids go to bed, I crave something sweet. It is a battle because I am also trying to get myself in […]

The Build-A-Bear Honey Girls Rock!

Build-A-Bear Honey Girls Viv

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

Levana Keera

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 […]

My New End Table (With Storage) + Free Printable

Today is Going to be a Great Day Gold Printable

I am so excited about the newest piece of furniture in my house. It is exactly what I have wanted for ages, and now it is mine. It looks perfect, it will be fun to decorate each season and best of all this Providence Buffet Table/Media Console from Better Homes and Gardens for Walmart has storage!  For […]

Fuel Your Road Trip With Fresh Foods From 7-Eleven

Fresh Food 7-Eleven

From short trips to the beach, weekend trips to Disney and a seven-hour road trip to North Carolina, my family has plans to be on the road a lot this summer. Destination fun! But on the way to fun, I’ve gotta keep the kiddos fed. Because inevitably someone is always hungry. Always.  This summer families on the […]

Gain Water Confidence With Stearns Puddle Jumper

Stearns Puddle Jumper Kids Flotation Device

It’s pool season, and my girls have already begun the daily request to go swimming. While my oldest has turned into a fish, diving and swimming, my little needs a bit more confidence. She is taking swim lessons, but for now she prefers to stay on the steps. To help her gain confidence in the water, I got her a Stearns Puddle Jumper.