I Never Expected Pregnancy To Cause This…

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I am sure you thought of a lot of things to finish that sentence but did you think crooked teeth. I have always had perfect teeth, I mean straight as can be, so straight that people assumed I had braces (which […]

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How to Teach Good Study Habits to Kids

  It amazes me how much school has changed since I graduated, kids are now reading before Kindergarten where as I distinctly remember learning in first grade. Standardized testing begins in 2nd grade some places and kids are asked to learn more, do more and remember more than ever. Establishing good study habits from a […]

Target Pharmacy Rewards: Helping You Save Plus $50 GC Giveaway #TargetSponsored

Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. All opinions are my own. The kids are back in school and that means the germs are going to be coming home soon. We spent all summer healthy but I am under no illusion that it is going to continue that way. Thankfully the same place […]

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Meet the Oh So Cozy Tee

  When you read the words Oh So Cozy Tee you got excited didn’t you? I mean who doesn’t want a cozy tee, right? My favorite online boutique Conversation Pieces has this great new tee called the Oh So Cozy Tee, it’s soft and cozy ( of course) and it’s a stylish mix of your […]

LeapTV: Video Games for Kids #LeapTV

The following is a sponsored post brought to you by LeapFrog and MomSelect   The pre-sale for LeapTv is coming soon, September 2 to be exact! Have you heard about the new educational video game system from LeapFrog? LeapTV is bringing a whole new level of child friendly to gaming systems. They will be sticking […]

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Quick and Easy Wonton Chicken Tacos #newfromhormel #CollectiveBias #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #newfromhormel #collectivebias #shop #cbias   School is back in and that means I need to find quick and easy dinners that are still nutritious and delicious. With 5 kids my evenings can get really crazy but we make […]

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How to Make Wonton Taco Shells

  Wonton taco shells are a delicious and fun twist on regular tacos and can be used in a wide variety of recipes including these delicious Wonton Chicken Tacos. While they may sound complicated wonton taco shells are really easy and can be made ahead. Here is the quick and easy 3 steps to make […]

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Black + Decker Lithium Pivot Vac

  Every mom needs a handheld vacuum especially when they have little kids. Little kids tend to spill and make messes that are unbelievably difficult to clean up and almost always involve microscopic crumbs, sand, dirt or other things that need to be vacuumed right away. That is why you need a hand held vacuum, […]

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New Petunia Pickle Bottom Diaper Bags for Fall

  Petunia Pickle Bottom came out with a new diaper bag silhouette for fall the Hideaway Hobo and it is super stylish. To me this is the sleekest looking diaper bag to date and definitely my favorite. I love the hobo silhouette and the chain and leather handles, definitely not your typical diaper bag straps. […]

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What I Wore: Real Mom Style Knit Blazers

  It was almost 90 degrees yesterday but even that cannot keep from thinking fall fashion, I am just so ready to bring in a new wardrobe! So in the spirit of looking forward and honoring the retail trend of buying for the next season waaaaaaaayyyyy before you need it (yes I worked retail a […]


LeapTV by LeapFrog Coming Sept 2 #leaptv

The following is a sponsored post brought to you by LeapFrog and MomSelect   Have you heard about the new LeapTV by LeapFrog? Starting Sept 2 you can pre-order your LeapTV set, will you be ordering yours? We are long time LeapFrog fans the new LeapPad 3 is a huge hit at our house getting […]

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New Women’s Denim from Land’s End #jeans101

Thanks to Land’s End for providing samples for feature.   Land’s End has completely revamped their denim and the results are shockingly updated and on trend while still providing the trusted quality you expect from Land’s End. I admit that it has taken me years to not think of Land’s End as a brand for […]

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Back to School with Keen Footwear

product was provided for feature, all opinions are my own   I love, love, love Keen for not only me and my husband but our kids as well. Keen has perfected the active lifestyle footwear that is supportive and stylish AND it lasts! I have a favorite pair of Keen boots that I turn to […]

Which Car is Best for a Mom Like You?

The following is a partnered post. It wasn’t too long ago that a mum looking for a car had to settle for a horribly unfashionable minivan or an ugly, fat sedan. Not anymore. Car makers have heard your wishes and have come up with a number of models that mix comfort, style and utility in […]


Legends of Oz Tweet-a-long Twitter Party Friday, August 22nd 9PM – 10PM EST #LegendsofOz

  Who’s a fan of Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s return? Do you know all the lyrics, do your kids? Well then you need to join in our Tweet-a-long Friday August 22 at 9pm EST. There will be lots of sing-a-long fun as we share lyrcis to the music of Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return. Even […]