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 […]

Ship A Video Message With Your Package Via The UPS Store ~ Giveaway

Delivering Holiday Happiness UPS

Do you have packages to ship this holiday season? Of course you do! Tis the season to be shipping, right?! I have a special holiday tip to make your brown cardboard package stand out in the crowd.  When you ship your gifts with The UPS Store this holiday season, the Delivering Holiday Happiness App lets you add a […]

Clog-Free Holidays With Charmin

Charmin Ultra Soft Ultra Strong

“Mom, I am out of toilet paper!” How do two small girls go through so much toilet paper? It’s one of the great mysteries of life — alongside the mystery of why only mom can actually change the toilet paper roll… Even though with Charmin you can use up to four less toilet paper, my girls […]

8 Tips For Staying Healthy This Holiday Season

Little Remedies Cough Immune Support

As we get ready to join family and friends for Thanksgiving this week, baby girl has started in with a cough — of course. Have you ever noticed that the holidays perfectly coincide with the start of cold season? What’s a mom gonna do, skip the festivities. Nope, we’ll muster through, and I’ll be the mom […]

A Ghoulish Monster High Wish List By Frankie Stein

Frankie Stein Recharge Station

The ghouls of Monster High are gearing up for the best Howliday season ever. There will be parties, food and, of course, gift exchanges! Much like girls everywhere, the ghouls are making wish lists and hoping for the perfect gifts. If you’ve wondered about what’s hot at Monster High these days, I’ve got the scoop from Frankie […]

Barbie And The Secret Door Giftset ~ Giveaway

Barbie and the Secret Door Rony

When I was a girl, there was always a Barbie (or two) on my Santa list. In fact, I still have my prized Barbies including the beloved Peaches ‘N Cream Barbie. (Remember her?!) This year my daughter has her own Barbie wish, she wants the Barbie And The Secret Door DVD. Thanks to a friend who owns […]

Go Wireless With SOL REPUBLIC Tracks AIR Wireless Headphones ~ Giveaway

SOL REPUBLIC Tracks AIR Wireless Headphones

There are not a lot of gadgets my tech-loving husband does not already have, but a pair of wireless headphones has been on his list for a while now. His job requires him to travel often, and he already owned a wired pair of SOL REPUBLIC headphones (his go-to choice when traveling). So I knew […]

Stay Healthy This Fall With Superior Source Vitamins ~ Giveaway

Superior Source Vitamins 2

I’ve mentioned my great love for all things fall, but sometimes this time of year seems so rushed I hardly have time to enjoy it. (Have I mentioned that in addition to running the blog full time I also took on the roles of room mom and Girl Scout Leader?) I constantly feel like I […]

The Epiphanie Clover: A Camera Bag, Laptop Bag And Purse In One ~ Giveaway

Epiphanie Bags Clover Teal

I am a tech and photo junkie. Whether I am traveling across country or across town, if I am leaving the convenience of my home for more than a few hours, packing all of my tech is a must. I do not often leave home without at least one camera and either a tablet or a […]

Daily Trivia And Family Conversation Starters From KidQ App

KidQ Scholastic Parent Child

  Kids are like sponges, and they love to ask “why.” The new (free) KidQ App from Scholastic Parent & Child turns questions into answers with fun facts that kids enjoy learning about.  These days K is curious about how everything works (and why), and it is so much fun to watch her learn. As […]

A Spoonful Of Chocolate Helps The Cough Medicine Go Down

Chocolate Cough Medicine Dr Cocoa Owl

It’s the sound in the middle of the night that parents dread – cough, cough, cough.  In my house it is a sound that we hear all too often. I’ve been blessed with very healthy kids, and I can probably count on one hand the number of times K has been really sick. But anytime […]

In A Hurry? HALF TIME Pre-Packed Lunch Kits To The Rescue! ~ Giveaway

Applegate Half Time Lunch

One of the best tips to ease the stress of school mornings is to pack lunches the night before. But the problem with this sage advice is that there are nights when I don’t have time to pack lunch the night before. (And forget about those fancy bento boxes!) There just aren’t enough hours in the day!  Case […]

The Monster High Freaky Fusion Mashup

Monster High Freaky Fusion Dracubecca Cleolei

There are four new students at Monster High this year, and just in time for Halloween these ghouls are fabulously freaky. If your little girl is a Monster High fan, you can be sure the new hybrids will be at the top of her wish list very soon. All Monster High dolls come with a back story, […]

Back To School Tips With Healthy Essentials

Johnson & Johnson Healthy Essentials

We are three weeks into the school year, which means we are finally starting to settle into a routine. It takes a lot to get us (me) out of bed and moving in the morning, and we need all the help we can get to shave a few extra seconds off our morning routine. Because […]

New Eric Carle Gymboree Play Clothes & PJs

The World Of Eric Carle Gymboree

The playful stories and beautiful illustrations of Eric Carle have been a staple in children’s literature for decades. And now Eric Carle’s familiar characters and illustrations can be found on the new line of play clothes and pajamas at Gymboree.  Eric Carle Gymboree Play Clothes The new line of Eric Carle Gymboree clothes is now available in stores […]