Mount Your TV And Hide The Cables With Legrand In Wall Kit

When we bought a flat panel TV for our bedroom, more than five years ago, my husband had grand plans of mounting it on the wall. While mounting it on the wall didn’t seem difficult, the issue of dealing with the cables in the wall and moving the power outlet behind the TV was too much […]

Team Spirit With Dooney & Bourke Collegiate Collection

Saturdays in the fall are all about college football, and in my house that means — GO GATORS! Raised on Gator football, I am a sucker for all things orange and blue, so you can imagine my delight when I discovered the Dooney & Bourke Collegiate line.  A fancy Gator purse? Yes, please! This post […]

Graco EveryWay Soother With Removable Rocker Review

If I could, I would lie in bed all day, everyday snuggling my baby. She’s just so darn sweet. But since life continues on and I have three kids, so I have to get up to get things done. When I need to make lunch, work, help the big kids or any other number of […]

Arlo Baby Review: Not Your Average Baby Monitor

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Arlo Baby. All opinions are 100% mine. When is a baby monitor more than you average baby monitor? When it is an Arlo baby monitor. We have used more than 5 different baby monitors over the last 9 years to keep watch over […]

New School Laundry – Teach Your Kids To Do Laundry

Laundry day is a family affair in our house. Everyone pitches in to help, and I do mean everyone – even the baby has a job to do. We’ve been doing laundry together for so long, our process is a well-oiled machine. Like everything else, teaching by example when they are little is the key to teach your kids to […]

Choosing The Best Bottle For A Breastfed Baby

Before my oldest was born, I had a complete freak out moment trying to decide what bottles and nipples to buy for her. I was certain my baby was going to starve if I didn’t buy the right bottle/nipple combo. Dramatic? Yes, but that’s what a baby will do to a new mom!

5 Ways To Get Kids To Snack Better

Meals are hard, it seems like snacks should be easy, but they aren’t. With so many choices, snacks can be just as overwhelming as meals. Plus so many snacks lack the wholesome ingredients that I want my kids to eat. It may be “just a snack,” but I want it to benefit their bodies too. But there are some easy things you can do to help kids snack better.

Tom’s Of Maine: Made To Matter Collection At Target

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tom’s of Maine . All opinions are 100% mine. My journey to using natural products started like most parents, when I got pregnant with my first child. All of the sudden the ingredients and chemicals (or lack there of) mattered to me — a […]

Meet American® Girl Melody Ellison™

American Girl is about more than just beautiful dolls that have all the best accessories. American Girl creates in-depth characters that provide a fun way for girls to learn about American history. Each of the BeForever™ American Girl characters are from a different time, and their stories reflect the trials and triumphs of that generation. The newest character, Melody Ellison, continues the […]

Orlando City Soccer Players Choose Skin Health

Last week my family and I attended our very first Orlando City Soccer game — what a fun night! Our attendance was sponsored by Neutrogena who has partnered with MLS to raise awareness of the importance of skin protection on and off the field as part of the Choose Skin Health campaign.  Whether you are playing soccer […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

5 Tips For The Best Chuck E Cheese’s Birthday Party

I have not been to a Chuck E Cheese’s birthday party since I was a kid — until last week. So. Much. Fun! The pure joy on my daughters’ faces made me giddy from the time we walked in. Everyone had such a great time — yes, even the adults.