If You Need Me This Summer, I’ll Be Outside

Pier 1 Lantern

In the summer, we spend a lot of time on our back porch and in the pool. Most afternoons you will find me sitting in the shade while my girls are in the pool. Then in the evenings, we like to grill and eat outside. And on the weekends, we love to host friends and family to join us […]

Guest Bathroom Makeover

Bathroom Candlelight

We have lived in out house for nearly 10 years. (Oh my does time fly!) While I love our house, certain areas have been sorely neglected. Low on the priority list, I have often looked at them over the last decade and thought, “One of these days, I am going to do something with this […]

Get Rid Of Ugly (Gross) Mold And Mildew Fast

Mold Mildew Air Conditioning

I’m working with Tilex® on a paid basis, but my opinions are my own. If you have water, you probably have an ongoing battle with mold and mildew. Bathrooms, kitchens, garages… there are many corners of your home that mold and mildew like to reside. And not only are they gross (ick!), but they make you and […]

Let Your Baby Decide With The New Playtex Nipple Variety Pack ~ Giveaway

Playtex Baby Nipple Variety Pack

There are many crucial decisions moms make during their child’s life. Some are huge and monumental, while others only seem like they are huge and monumental at the time. During that first year when new decisions face moms around every corner, assistance in making at least a few of those decisions easier is a welcome […]

Picture Perfect & A Rocking Sound With The HTC One (M8) Harman Kardon Edition

HTC One (M8) Harman Kardon Edition

I love to check out new phones, and I am excited that I am once again testing a series of phones over the course of the next year. The newest phone that I am testing is the HTC One (M8) Harman/Kardon® edition from Sprint.  The first thing one notices when they first see the HTC One (M8) […]

Keep Your Nursery Fresh With Playtex Diaper Genie Elite + Carbon Filter

Diaper Genie Elite Carbon Filter

I’ve pretty much had a kid in diapers for the last six years. There was a short nine month period between K being potty trained and the birth of baby girl, but she was still wearing Pull-Ups at night so… pretty much six years. And for the last six years, my Playtex Diaper Genie Elite has […]

How To Get Relief From Itchy Allergy Eyes

Visine A Allergy Eye Drops

Do you have itchy allergy eyes? I do, and oh boy is it miserable. They itch, they get red and they drive me batty. This time of year I want to be outside enjoying our beautiful weather, after all that’s why I live in Florida, but every time I go outside, I am itchy.  My […]

Disney’s New Magic At Play Kids Clothes At Kohl’s

Minnie Mouse Shirts Outfits

There is no shortage of Disney apparel in our house. We can’t resist a cute tee emblazoned with Minnie Mouse or a Princess. And I am pretty sure my kids would be happy wearing nothing but Disney clothes.  So when I heard Jumping Beans (found at Kohl’s) was teaming up with Disney to create a new […]

Playtex Baby Products That Stand The Test Of Time ~ 10 Winner Giveaway

Playtex Insulated Bottle Tote Pacifier Holder

Babies need a lot of stuff. And while much of that stuff is only needed for the first few months, it is funny how some baby items get woven into your life and become a must-have item long after baby is no longer a baby. Two of those items that have become part of my day-to-day […]

Discover The Natural Beauty Of Gulf County, Florida

Gulf County Florida Beach

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I thought I knew Florida. I’ve lived here virtually my whole life, and I have traveled to many small Florida towns. I especially thought I knew Florida’s beaches. I grew up on Florida beaches […]

Personalized Video eCards From American Greetings – Thoughtful & Funny!

American Greetings Personalized Video Card

I don’t know about you, but my inbox is filled with junk email. Junk email and a mile-long list of things I need to do. So when something an email arrives that is meant only to make me smile — well, that just makes my day. And if said email can also make me laugh – that’s the icing on the cake.

Because everyone appreciates a good laugh, American Greetings has stepped up its eCard game adding personalized sound to its eCards to make them extra awesome.

Wait Till You See The Results From The Eureka AirSpeed All Floors Vacuum Challenge ~ 2 Winner Giveaway

Eureka AirSpeed All Floors Vacuum Challenge

I’ve always thought my vacuum did a good job. I mean the floors look clean, and I can see the dirt it sucked up. That’s all I can ask for, right? Not so fast. I am shocked – shocked – by how much my vacuum has been leaving behind. The first time I took the […]

New OxiClean Products For Laundry And Dishes!

OxiClean Laundry Dishwaser Detergent

Have you ever used OxiClean products?  I’ve been a loyal OxiClean fan since I discovered how well OxiClean’s Versatile Stain Remover (the original product) removes dried baby stains. Since then I have used OxiClean to remove all kinds of stains from berries to mystery stains.  For the past few years, my two favorite laundry products have […]

SunnyBell’s Florida Dairy Farm Adventure Kids App Review ~ iPad Mini Giveaway

SunnyBell's Florida Dairy Farm Adventure

At this point, the girls have pretty much taken over my husband’s iPad. It is filled with kids apps, and Sunday mornings in our house consist of the girls fighting over playing on the iPad while mom and dad read the paper.  And while the iPad is nearly full, we are constantly on the look […]

VTech Cordless Phone Review & $100 Giveaway

Vtech CS6859-2 Cordless Phone

These days everyone talks about their cell phones, but what about the home phone?! Many of us still use our home phones daily; even if we can’t email, text and play games from it. They are still useful to, you know, make phone calls! And the are a must for those who live in bad […]