5 Reasons You Need A Kaiku Prepaid Card

Kaiku Prepaid Card 1

Paper or plastic? No, I am not talking about shopping bags (the answer to that should be a reusable tote!), I am talking about your preferred method of payment. Are you a paper or plastic shopper? I used to be paper (and metal), but in recent years I have become an almost 100% plastic shopper. […]

When Calls The Heart Season 2 Premiere

Hallmark When Calls The Heart

My love for a good TV series (and movies) is well documented. I really like to watch TV, I can’t help but to be drawn into a good story. So it should come as no surprise that I am excited for the season premiere of a show I was recently introduced to called, “When Calls the Heart.” The […]

Lunch On The Go With Mott’s Snack & Go

Mott's Applesauce Pouch

When my daughter started Kindergarden, I searched the Internet for ideas about what to send her for lunch. For a brief moment I toyed with the idea of creating fancy shapes and gourmet lunches with cute food art. The Pinterest pictures were so cute. I scrolled through hundreds of adorable ideas. And then I came to my senses — food art? That is way too complicated for an everyday lunch.

Top Reasons To Buy A 3 in 1 Car Seat

Toddler Car Seat

When it comes to car seats, I don’t mess around. My girls have been (and will continue to be in) their respective car seats long past basic standards. My seven-year-old first grader is still in a five-point harness, and until she outgrows it — that is where she will stay. To me car seats are […]

Monkey Kingdom Movie Review

Monkey Kingdom Maya Kip

Adorable monkeys plus a heartwarming underdog story is the recipe for success with Disneynature’s Monkey Kingdom. The documentary about a tribe of monkeys in South Asia tells the story of Maya, a scrappy female monkey at the bottom of the family hierarchy. Because of her low position in the class system, she last in line for […]

Make A Splash And Protect Your Skin With Neutrogena Wet Skin Kids

Summer of Splash

It’s pool season! Which means it’s time to grab your sunglasses and your suit and make a splash. Can you hear the squeals of delight? With all of the time we plan to spend in the pool and at the beach over the coming months, it is time to stock up on sunscreen. My babies and I have […]

5 Natural Ways To Relieve Stress

Rescue Pastilles

I am a type-A perfectionist. Stress has been part of my life for as long as I can remember, in fact, I remember my parents teaching me methods to relive stress as a young girl. I have always dealt with stress. Now that I am in my (ah-em) mid-thirties, I am finally starting to get a […]

Master Bedroom Makeover On A Budget ~ $100 Giveaway

BHG Walmart Bedroom

I think a bedroom should be a sanctuary. It should be a place that feels tranquil with a bed that makes you want to curl up and take a nap. It should be your happy place. Even when the rest of the house (and life) is a chaotic mess, your bedroom should be that room that […]

It’s A Viva La Rita Party At Bahama Breeze, And You’re Invited!

Bahama Breeze Frozen Bahamarita

This post brought to you by Bahama Breeze. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. Looking for somewhere fun to go on Friday night? Then head to Bahama Breeze where every Fright night through May 5 it’s party time for Viva La Rita! Great food, good friends, fresh margaritas, live music and […]

Easy Kids Snacks From Horizon Organic For Kids On The Go

Horizon Chocolate Grahams

Mom, I wanna snack!! Because someone in my house always seems to be searching for a snack (me included), I am always on the look out for easy kids snacks filled with simple ingredients that my kids will love. So I was excited to see that Horizon is branching out from dairy products to include […]

Celebrate Baby’s Firsts With A Pampers Baby Shower

Diaper Party Decoration Ideas

Each of baby’s firsts are amazing (a bit of a blur sometimes, but no less amazing.) From baby’s first bath to baby’s first steps, milestones are rejoiced by moms and dads. It may not all be smooth sailing, but those early days filled with firsts fly by so fast the must be celebrated and cherished.  To celebrate […]

Young Living Essential Oils Starter Kit

Young Living Everyday Essentials

I love to share great products and great deals, and I a new favorite to share. One you have probably heard a lot about lately. I feel like everyone is talking about essential oils these days. It’s all over Facebook, girlfriends are sharing recipes and people are loving it. But oils aren’t new, they’ve been around for […]

8 Essentials For A Well-Stocked Baby Medicine Kit

Baby Medicine Kit Essentials

When my oldest was a baby, I kept her home with me for a full six weeks before venturing into the outside world – six weeks. It was hard, but that’s what baby experts recommended, so that’s what I did. But when my youngest was born, the luxury of staying home was gone. We had places to […]

Bring Art To Life With Crayola Color Alive

Crayola Color Alive App

Art and technology come together in a new way with Crayola Color Alive. For my budding artist who loves all apps, Crayola Color Alive is a fun new way to interact with her artwork on a whole new level — 4D! Mom loves the integration between coloring in the real world and screen time, and K loves to bring her designs to life.

A Rustic Charm Refresh + Printable Sign

Life Laugh Love Printable Quote

Several years ago a printer took up residence in my kitchen. It was ugly, but oh-so-convenient. No, I didn’t want to look at it in the kitchen, but I like to work at the kitchen table so having it there meant not having to run to the other side of the house several times a […]