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Kids Should Be Free to Be….. #FreeToBe

Kids Should Be Free to Be….. #FreeToBe
June 9, 2015
Silly...Athletic...Creative...Goofy...Lovable...Artistic.. to be kids! Sometimes it still blows my mind to think I have four kids. And each one of them brings something incredibly magical to my life. They love to be outside, to play, dance, cook and be creative. I lov... Read More

Like That he is 3 Months Old!

Like That he is 3 Months Old!
June 5, 2015
My sweet boy is three months old ad boy are we having a lot of fun with him! He wakes up smiling and goes to bed smiling. He coos all day long and loves to be outside checking things out. He is a big boy already weighing in at around 15 pounds and 25 inches long! He w... Read More

ZAQ Dew Aromatherapy Essential Oil Difusser

ZAQ Dew Aromatherapy Essential Oil Difusser
May 27, 2015
*A product was provided. I absolutely love using my Essential Oils. It has bee two years now since I was first introduced to oils and since then I use them for everything! Over the past few weeks I have literally been using them on a daily basis because well.. they help... Read More

Two Months Old

Two Months Old
May 4, 2015
My sweet little boy is already two months old. Time can't slow down. Every day flies by so quickly and I still spend most of my night up with Mikey. But he is such a happy baby. He loves to smile and kick his feet and flail his arms around. We still swaddle him when h... Read More

Create a pretty spring flower arrangement using silk flowers from Silk Plants Direct

Create a pretty spring flower arrangement using silk flowers from Silk Plants Direct
May 4, 2015
*A product was provided. Spring is finally here and I really wanted to brighten up my home with some fun flowers. I love fresh flowers but they never last very long and I wanted something bright for my dining table. Silk Flowers are a great option to go when creating... Read More

Everything Baby

Honey-Do’s of Fertility with Proxeed plus #ProxeedplusHoneyDoList

Honey-Do’s of Fertility with Proxeed plus #ProxeedplusHoneyDoList
June 24, 2015
*This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. I received a box of Proxeed® plus for my own personal use.  All opinions, text and experiences are my own. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This pr... Read More

The Excitement of Two Pink Lines

The Excitement of Two Pink Lines
June 16, 2015
*“I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for First Response. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Exactly one year ago I found out I was pregnant with Mikey. I seriously can not e... Read More

Smart Mom Jewelry

Smart Mom Jewelry
May 8, 2015
*A product was provided. I have been a huge fan of Smart Mom Jewelry for years, they offer jewelry for mom t wear for her teething baby! Around four to five months babies start wanting to put everything in their mouth and I love that Smart Mom Jewelry has thought of safe ... Read More

Zoey’s Attic Personalized Gifts *Giveaway closed*

Zoey’s Attic Personalized Gifts *Giveaway closed*
May 7, 2015
*A product was provided. After the birth of each of the kids I loved to get them something special with all their birth info on it. Sarah has a blanket, Shelby a poster and Mikey I thought something different like a pillow! I absolutely love the Birth Announcement Pi... Read More

Prince Lionheart washPOD

Prince Lionheart washPOD
May 7, 2015
*A product was provided. Introducing the ultimate warm and secure space for bath time. The WashPOD provides a better way to bathe your little one in an environment that emulates that of a mother's womb. The baby in the WashPOD will naturally convert into the fetal positio... Read More

Summer Fun and Travels

Little Tikes Red Cape Cottage Playhouse

Little Tikes Red Cape Cottage Playhouse
June 5, 2015
*A product was provided. Watching Shelby grow is so much fun, every month she says or does so... Read More

Travel Smarter with the TravelWise Packing Cube System

Travel Smarter with the TravelWise Packing Cube System
June 3, 2015
*A product was provided. Now that school is almost out my family is already thinking of trips... Read More

New Mosquito Solution for Outdoor Entertaining

New Mosquito Solution for Outdoor Entertaining
June 2, 2015
*A product was provided. With Summer here a lot of people are thinking about getting outdoors t... Read More

Summer Fun with Alex Toys!

Summer Fun with Alex Toys!
May 26, 2015
*A product was provided. Alex Brands® has a whole family of brands that offer products to help ch... Read More

Giveaways

Books for Bedtime: Touch the Brightest Star *Giveaway ends June 19th*

Books for Bedtime: Touch the Brightest Star *Giveaway ends June 19th*
June 5, 2015
*A product was provided. Touch the Brightest Star (ages 2-6) -- an ingenious, interactive pictu... Read More

New Lalaloopsy episodes! *Giveaway ends June 16th*

New Lalaloopsy episodes! *Giveaway ends June 16th*
June 2, 2015
*A product was provided. Step into Summer with 2 NEW Lalaloopsy episodes airing on Nick Jr on S... Read More

Zoey’s Attic Personalized Gifts *Giveaway closed*

Zoey’s Attic Personalized Gifts *Giveaway closed*
May 7, 2015
*A product was provided. After the birth of each of the kids I loved to get them something spec... Read More

Dreft & My Growing Family! #Amazinghood *Giveawayclosed*

Dreft & My Growing Family!  #Amazinghood *Giveawayclosed*
May 4, 2015
*This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Dreft. I was provided the featured product f... Read More

Food & Recipes

Cooking with Essential Oils: Shrimp Ceviche

Cooking with Essential Oils: Shrimp Ceviche
June 25, 2015
Summer is in full swing around here. The kids are running around having fun and the heat is already started! In this heat I definitely don't want to be cooking and everyone wants to eat nice cold ... Read More

Simple Life: Easy Cheesecake with #MountainHighYoghurt

Simple Life: Easy Cheesecake with #MountainHighYoghurt
May 28, 2015
Since Mikey was born I have been trying hard to get back to my healthy eating and creating fun ways to eat clean and have less gluten. Did you know you can use Mountain High Yoghurt as a su... Read More

Game Day Treats: SNICKERS® Dipped Apples & Pretzel Rods #BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias

Game Day Treats: SNICKERS® Dipped Apples & Pretzel Rods  #BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias
January 26, 2015
*This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias My family and I are so excited for the BIG GAME next week... Read More

My Favorite Holiday Cookies, Candy & Bars

My Favorite Holiday Cookies, Candy & Bars
December 14, 2014
*This post is compensated through Foodie. Holiday Baking is one of my absolute favorite thing to do! Growing up with my aunt she taught me at a very early age how to read a baking recipe and ho... Read More