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2014 Nutcracker Photos

2014 Nutcracker Photos
December 19, 2014
I was so excited to get the girls Nutcracker Photos from this year! The girls had an absolute blast dancing and making new friends. Sarah was a Chocolate and Young Guest and Samantha was a Baker. Both girls are in Ballet 1 together. Next year Sarah hopes to be a Baker too... Read More

Our Week in Pics (Dec. 6th to 12th)

Our Week in Pics (Dec. 6th to 12th)
December 15, 2014
Another fun yet extremely busy week for our family! We started the week off with both of the girls being in our local parade. Sam was with orchestra playing her violin and Sarah with her troop. They both had a lot of fun and so did Pat, Shelby and I. Then during the week ... Read More

My Favorite Products of 2014 for Toddlers

My Favorite Products of 2014 for Toddlers
December 12, 2014
I can't believe that another year is about to end!  Shelby's Birthday is the beginning of March so she has been two pretty much the entire year. Shelby has grown so much this past year that we have found some must have items for a two year old! The last time I did... Read More

Our Week in Pics ( Nov. 29th to Dec. 5th)

Our Week in Pics ( Nov. 29th to Dec. 5th)
December 11, 2014
Happy Birthday to Sarah! We had a fun week celebrating Sarah's 9th Birthday, Thanksgiving and then taking Sarah to American Girl Place in LA for her birthday! We also went to our town's Bon Fire that is put on annually by the fire fighters. It was a lot of fun! ... Read More

We had a blast at our #PlayNintendo Kirby: Triple Deluxe Holiday House Party

We had a blast at our #PlayNintendo Kirby: Triple Deluxe Holiday House Party
December 8, 2014
Over the weekend we had so much fun bringing over a few of the girl's friends to come check out the Kirby Triple Deluxe game and play the awesome Nintendo 3DS XL! Devour trees, obstacles, and huge chunks of stages with Kirby’s Hypernova ability and inhale enemies to... Read More

Home Safety While Baking This Holiday Season! *Giveaway ends Dec. 19th* #RecipeForSafety

Home Safety While Baking This Holiday Season! *Giveaway ends Dec. 19th* #RecipeForSafety
December 5, 2014
*A product was provided. This time of the year is my absolute favorite! I love the weather, I love all the Holiday Cheer and most of all I love the Holiday baking!  Ever since I was little I helped my Aunt in the kitchen during the Holidays baking up tons of yummy candi... Read More

Our Week in Pics ( Nov. 22nd to Nov. 28th)

Our Week in Pics ( Nov. 22nd to Nov. 28th)
December 1, 2014
Last week of November and boy were we BUSY!!! This was the start of Nutcracker week, and Thanksgiving! ... Read More

Everything Baby

Must Haves for Nursing Moms: Evenflo Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump

Must Haves for Nursing Moms: Evenflo Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump
December 20, 2014
*A product was provided. For expecting and new parents who are looking for an affordable breast pump I suggest checking out the Evenflo® Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump. Introducing the Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump, Evenflo’s first frequent use pump id... Read More

Diaper Bags for New Moms: PacaPod The 3 in1 Organization System

Diaper Bags for New Moms: PacaPod The 3 in1 Organization System
December 19, 2014
*A product was provided. Picking out a diaper bag is seriously not an easy thing to do. There are so many things you have to think about when picking out a diaper bag for you and your baby(ies). When I learned about the PacaPod I knew this would be great for baby #... Read More

Baby Must Haves: HALO SleepSack Swaddle

Baby Must Haves: HALO SleepSack Swaddle
December 17, 2014
*A product was provided. One of my must have items that I absolutely love to use with my newborns is the HALO SleepSack Swaddle. In fact when Shelby was born I took a HALO SleepSack Swaddle to the hospital with me and we got so many comments on how awesome it was to k... Read More

Aveeno Baby Lotions and Wash

Aveeno Baby Lotions and Wash
December 16, 2014
*I am a brand ambassador for Aveeno for 2014. I was given the gift basket and the Aveeno skincare products for free to try. When I was pregnant with Shelby it was another blogger who told me about Aveeno Baby Products. I really enjoy using the Aveeno Baby line on Shelby... Read More

Ace Baby Furniture & Aden + Anais Make the Perfect Welcome Baby Gifts

Ace Baby Furniture & Aden + Anais Make the Perfect Welcome Baby Gifts
December 16, 2014
*A product was provided. Have a new baby to shop for? Not sure what unique gift to get them? How about a Bookcase from Ace baby Furniture or a Swaddle Sack from Aden + Anais? Ace Baby Furniture has just expanded their USA-made collection of children's mobile wardro... Read More

Product Reviews

Paddington Bear Takes Chuck E. Cheese’s #PaddingtonMovie

Paddington Bear Takes Chuck E. Cheese’s #PaddingtonMovie
December 12, 2014
Have you seen the trailer for the adorable new Paddington the movie yet? It hits movie theaters ... Read More

My Favorite Products of 2014 for Toddlers

My Favorite Products of 2014 for Toddlers
December 12, 2014
I can't believe that another year is about to end!  Shelby's Birthday is the beginning of Ma... Read More

We had a blast at our #PlayNintendo Kirby: Triple Deluxe Holiday House Party

We had a blast at our #PlayNintendo Kirby: Triple Deluxe Holiday House Party
December 8, 2014
Over the weekend we had so much fun bringing over a few of the girl's friends to come check ... Read More

KOHLER Nightlight Toilet Seat & Touchless Toilet Technology

KOHLER Nightlight Toilet Seat &  Touchless Toilet Technology
November 19, 2014
Have you heard about KOHLER's  TouchlessToilet Technology yet? Or how about the Nightlight Toile... Read More

Giveaways

Holiday Gifts for Expecting Parents: Kolcraft Sealy Crib Mattress *Giveaway ends Dec. 28th*

Holiday Gifts for Expecting Parents: Kolcraft Sealy Crib Mattress *Giveaway ends Dec. 28th*
December 14, 2014
*A product was provided as part of the Kolcraft Mom Program So here I sit seven months pregnant a... Read More

Perfect Stocking Stuffers: Nature’s Bakery Fig Bars *Giveaway ends Dec. 21st* #NaturesBakeryPtc

Perfect Stocking Stuffers: Nature’s Bakery Fig Bars *Giveaway ends Dec. 21st*  #NaturesBakeryPtc
December 12, 2014
*This post was created in partnership with Nature's Bakery. All thoughts and opinions are my own. ... Read More

Have a Luvs Leak Free Holiday *Giveaway ends Dec. 20th* #LuvsLeakFreeHoliday

Have a Luvs Leak Free Holiday *Giveaway ends Dec. 20th* #LuvsLeakFreeHoliday
December 11, 2014
*This review and giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Luvs. I was compensated for my ... Read More

Home Safety While Baking This Holiday Season! *Giveaway ends Dec. 19th* #RecipeForSafety

Home Safety While Baking This Holiday Season! *Giveaway ends Dec. 19th* #RecipeForSafety
December 5, 2014
*A product was provided. This time of the year is my absolute favorite! I love the weather, I l... Read More

Holiday Gift Guide

Proactiv+ is a Great Gift this Holiday Season

Proactiv+ is a Great Gift this Holiday Season
December 19, 2014
*A product was provided. The Proactiv+ System Clear Skin Starts in the Pore. Proactiv+ System Clear Skin was launched by a "perfect storm" of microscopic events - bacterial overgrowth, excess o... Read More

Holiday Gifts for Her: Downton Abbey Seasons 1, 2, 3 & 4 Box Set

Holiday Gifts for Her: Downton Abbey Seasons 1, 2, 3 & 4 Box Set
December 18, 2014
*A product was provided. I am beyond excited for the release of this box set that includes all four seasons! Downtown Abbey has quickly become one of my favorite shows to watch and I am beyond ex... Read More

Holiday Gifts for Boys: Design & Drill Socket to Me

Holiday Gifts for Boys: Design & Drill Socket to Me
December 18, 2014
*A product was provided. Looking for a great educational toy for preschoolers? The Desgin & Drill Socket to Me is a fun educational toy that helps with fine motor skills. Ratchet up the ... Read More

Holiday Gifts for Preschoolers: GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope

Holiday Gifts for Preschoolers: GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope
December 18, 2014
*A product was provided. The GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope is perfect for preschoolers ages three and up! It was designed by a scientist and mother of two preschoolers, My First Microscope ... Read More

Send Personalized Gifts from Your Smartphone with Sworl

Send Personalized Gifts from Your Smartphone with Sworl
December 18, 2014
*A product was provided. This holiday season, instead of having to fight through crowded malls to find the perfect gift  we really like the photo framing service app Sworl turns your iPhone photo... Read More

Holiday Gifts for Babies: Babies”R”Us Truly Scrumptious Clothes

Holiday Gifts for Babies: Babies”R”Us Truly Scrumptious Clothes
December 18, 2014
If you are looking for adorable clothes that are affordable for babies then check out the new Truly Scrumptious Clothes line exclusive to Babies"R"Us. Babies“R”Us is excited to share with you t... Read More