Mattel Looking for Moms and Pays Amazon! {+ Giveaway!}

This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Mattel looking for moms! I am part of the Mattel community so I can tell you firsthand that you really do get to see new toys and ideas that are happening. 300 moms can make a difference! Read below and see if it is a good fit for you... Are you a Mom of a child 3-10 years old? Join other Moms in a private online community to discuss the joys and challenges of motherhood, as well as advise Mattel about their toys and games. Mattel is relying on these … [Read More...]

20 Ways to Be Green on Valentine’s Day

My mind is always spinning with ideas on how to be more eco-friendly, especially at the holidays where waste seems to accumulate faster. Today I am sharing 20 Ways to Be Green on Valentine's Day to help give you some ideas for this day of love, whether it is upcycling what you have around the house or buying from sustainable companies. If everyone did just one of these ideas, think of the impact it could have?! Romantic Ideas Cook a candlelight meal of your hunny's favorite with fresh local produce. Take a walk to enjoy Mother Nature … [Read More...]

Being Green

20 Ways to Be Green on Valentine’s Day

My mind is always spinning with ideas on how to be more eco-friendly, especially at the holidays where waste seems to accumulate faster. Today I am sharing 20 Ways to Be Green on Valentine’s Day to help give you some ideas for this day of love, whether it is upcycling what you have around the […]

Thermos Brand Stainless Steel Bottles Giveaway

Every December 23rd-ish my dad would take us kids shopping for my mom’s stocking stuffers. We would head down the same aisle at the store – kitchen gadgets – and grab a variety of tongs, spatulas, wooden spoons and whatever else we thought she needed that year. Since then I’ve always thought that kitchen gear […]

Green City Living SAV-UR-SAC Giveaway

Sometimes I will write a post that I am extra giddy about! Today is one of those days and I am SO excited to show off Green City Living to you! Kathy, owner/designer of Green City Living, is my cousin! She handmakes eco-friendly items that are super cute and super useful and they are the […]

Healthy Living

Tom’s of Maine Botanically Fresh Toothpaste Giveaway {5 Winners!}

There is a new toothpaste on the shelves of Whole Foods Market and I don’t know if I’ll ever switch again. It is made exactly how I want my toothpaste to be and it tastes wonderful! Welcome Botancially Fresh. First, go back and read my post on Why I Choose Tom’s of Maine Toothpaste for […]

Create Your Own Skinnygirl Protein Smoothie

Have you tried the Skinnygirl Protein Shake yet? Remember my review last month where I said the chocolate tasted like liquid brownie batter and it’s good for you? I know you want to try it! To remind you: Skinnygirl Protein Tasty Nutrition Shakes are the newest addition to the Skinnygirl family of products. They will first […]

Honeywell QuietClean Tower Air Purifier Giveaway

We have each been sick with mild cold symptoms this past month. Very thankful it doesn’t seem to progress very far. Having healthy kids makes me feel good and I believe that our new Honeywell Air Purifier is one of the reasons that helps us. The makers of Honeywell have partnered with a team of environmental health […]

Family Fun

Educational Building Toys & Why They are Great {Giveaway!}

Using blocks are fun, especially when we have a variety to choose from. We also know that it keeps the kids busy for awhile (yes!), but let me give you a few reasons on why educational building toys are great and the skills they develop as they learn. Strength & Coordination It gets those muscles moving and […]

Sweet Treats for Valentine’s Day {YumEarth & Starbucks} Giveaway

My favorite day in grade school was Valentine’s Day. I loved passing out my valentine cards as much as I liked receiving them. I remember the containers we used to make to hold them in. So fun! I’m starting to prepare for P’Diddy’s Kindergarten party. He will be passing out YumEarth Organic Gummy Bears to […]

Sporty Boys Love Kids Foot Locker

“Mom the snow needs to melt,” I hear the other day from O’Bear. I always agree with this statement, but thought it was curious he said it and I asked him why. “I need to play ball again.” of course. Snow and ice slow these boys down. They want to be out there everyday, whether […]

Zonderkidz Christian Books for the Tween & Teen Giveaway

Oh I love the variety that Zonderkidz has to offer – from kid-friendly bibles to Christian-based fiction series to coloring and doodling. It’s easy and fun to live spiritually each day! I think when we think of devotions and reading we think of ourselves or the little ones since there is so many cute stories […]

Create Your Own Skinnygirl Protein Smoothie

Have you tried the Skinnygirl Protein Shake yet? Remember my review last month where I said the chocolate tasted like liquid brownie batter and it’s good for you? I know you want to try it! To remind you: Skinnygirl Protein Tasty Nutrition Shakes are the newest addition to the Skinnygirl family of products. They will first […]