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Our Week in Pics (week 103, 104, 105- March 1st to 21st)

Our Week in Pics (week 103, 104, 105-  March 1st to 21st)
March 25, 2014
Three weeks that seriously FLEW by in the blink of an eye! We celebrated Shelby's 2nd birthday! Week 103 - March 1- 7th Week 104 - March 8th - 14th Week 105- March 15th - 21st  ... Read More

putting a smile on for the rest of the world

putting a smile on for the rest of the world
March 12, 2014
For anyone who has ever gone through loss.. ANY kind of loss you know how hard it is to put a smile on our face for the rest of the world. Two weeks ago we suffered yet another pregnancy loss. It sucks. plain sucks! And for the past two weeks I have had to put a smile on ... Read More

Our Week in Pics (week 102 Feb 22-28th)

Our Week in Pics (week 102 Feb 22-28th)
March 1, 2014
This was a very busy and rough week. We moved YAY and I had a lot of personal things going on. We definitely were ready for March to start! This is the first photo I took in the new place. And the day we moved She got some good sleep that day lol And the... Read More

A secret I wish I would never have kept….

February 28, 2014
Four weeks ago I was denying the fact that I knew ... It was my older sister who told me to take a test. I waited a week and then decided after the signs became more clear...... that pink line instantly came up. Right away I knew this had to be a viable pregnancy. All the si... Read More

Our Week in Pics (week 100 & 101 – Feb. 8th to Feb. 21st)

Our Week in Pics (week 100 & 101 – Feb. 8th to Feb. 21st)
February 23, 2014
Not a whole lot going on these two weeks. There has been a lot going on in our lives but it's all personal and stressful. Things hopefully will look up soon. The girls are having fun being kids, enjoying their activities and celebrating with friends and family. ... Read More

Our Week in Pics (week 99 – Feb 1st to Feb 7th)

Our Week in Pics (week 99 – Feb 1st to Feb 7th)
February 15, 2014
The first week of February we didn't really do much of anything. We celebrated my mother in law's birthday which was fun because Hubby and I got to get out of the house and have a date. We had a wonderful time too! The rest of the week we just spent playing and the gi... Read More

Our Week in Pics (week 98 – Jan. 25th- Jan. 31st)

Our Week in Pics (week 98 – Jan. 25th- Jan. 31st)
February 2, 2014
This week was the start of Girl Scout Cookie sales and we were soooooo busy selling our little butts off! After we spend out days selling cookies we would go home and just crash! ... Read More

Healthy Living

Fight the Toxins with Seventh Generation #FightToxins

Fight the Toxins with Seventh Generation #FightToxins
April 1, 2014
*This post is brought to you by Mom Bloggers for Social Good through Seventh Generation. For 25 years Seventh Generation has been giving us healthy products for healthy homes by using plant-derived, bio-based ingredients. You wont seee harmful chemicals or toxin in any ... Read More

Champion New Spring Line

Champion New Spring Line
March 30, 2014
v This year I had a slow start with my fitness goals. I did a great job in January with fitness, exercise and eatting well. And then I had a lot of personal things come up and I turned to food .. junk food as my way "out" not to mention I was on bed rest for three weeks... Read More

Use Coconut Oil

Use Coconut Oil
March 1, 2014
*A product was provided. Eat better, make more time for yourself and your loved ones, find the balance in a hectic schedule… are just a few things people are trying to do this year. Using LouAna 100% Pure Coconut Oil in your favorite recipes is a great first step to t... Read More

Yoplait Greek new flavors!

Yoplait Greek new flavors!
February 9, 2014
*A product was provided. Yoplait Greek is a strained Greek yogurt packed with protein and deliciously blended with real fruit, natural colors, flavors and sweeteners. Look for three new flavors this month – Strawberry, Raspberry and Cherry – joining six others, includin... Read More

Southern Living, The Slim Down South Cookbook

Southern Living, The Slim Down South Cookbook
February 9, 2014
*A product was provided. Can Southern food be satisfying and healthy? You bet your biscuits! THE SLIM DOWN SOUTH COOKBOOK: Eating Well & Living Healthy in the Land of Biscuits and Bacon, a new book written by registered dietitian and award-winning journalist Carolyn... Read More

New Year’s Resolution: Challenge Yourself in the Kitchen

New Year’s Resolution: Challenge Yourself in the Kitchen
January 31, 2014
Did you know that 45% of Americans make resolutions each year – but only 8% actually achieve them? This year, instead of making resolutions, try setting realistic goals. Joan Hanson, Hormel Foods Test Kitchen Director has provided the top five tips to help you get starte... Read More

Product Reviews

Week One #AveenoDailyChallenge

Week One  #AveenoDailyChallenge*I am a brand ambassador for Aveeno for 2014. I was given the gift basket a...

Nestlé treats for Easter

Nestlé treats for Easter*A product was provided. Jump right into Easter with help from your fr...

BELLA’s Turn It On Sweepstakes!

BELLA’s Turn It On Sweepstakes!*A product was provided. I am really excited to share the BELLA “Turn ...

Give them a VTech Toys Easter Basket *Giveaway ends April 25th*

Give them a VTech Toys Easter Basket *Giveaway ends April 25th**The VTech product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have b...

A Better Pharmacy Experience with Target Pharmacy *Giveaway ends April 25th*

A Better Pharmacy Experience with Target Pharmacy *Giveaway ends  April 25th**Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. Did y...

Giveaways

Give them a VTech Toys Easter Basket *Giveaway ends April 25th*

Give them a VTech Toys Easter Basket *Giveaway ends April 25th**The VTech product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have b...

A Better Pharmacy Experience with Target Pharmacy *Giveaway ends April 25th*

A Better Pharmacy Experience with Target Pharmacy *Giveaway ends  April 25th**Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. Did y...

Blast Zone Magic Castle *Giveaway ends April 25th*

Blast Zone Magic Castle *Giveaway ends April 25th**A product was provided. It's crazy how all of march the weather here ...

Fun ways to use HERSHEY’S Candy for your Easter Table Piece *Giveaway ends April 15th*

Fun ways to use HERSHEY’S Candy for your Easter Table Piece *Giveaway ends April 15th**The post has been sponsored by Global Influence with products supplied by ...

Tubby Table- for bath time *Giveaway ends April 15th*

Tubby Table- for bath time *Giveaway ends April 15th* Shelby LOVES her bath time. As soon as I say the word "bath" she says "...

Cloth Diaper

GroVia Newborn AIO Cloth Diapers *New Style*

GroVia Newborn AIO Cloth Diapers *New Style*
March 21, 2014
*A product was provided. Finding the right diaper for your newborn can be triccky. There are s many options but if you are like me than you want the easiest way right? I love newborn AIO (all in ... Read More

Rock-a-Bums Cloth Diapers *Giveaway closed*

Rock-a-Bums Cloth Diapers  *Giveaway closed*
September 8, 2013
I am always on the lookout for a great Cloth Diaper that  will work for our busy lifestyle. I was really interested in the  Rock A Bums 5-in-1 Cloth Diaper. Especially because of all the feature... Read More

TushMates Cloth Diapers *Giveaway closed*

TushMates Cloth Diapers *Giveaway closed*
August 3, 2013
When I first saw TushMate Cloth Diapers they looked really interesting to me. A One-Fits-All™ system sounded quite interesting! The One-Fits-All™ system provides ultimate flexibility and mu... Read More

We love Gro-Via Cloth Diapers

We love Gro-Via Cloth Diapers
July 2, 2013
When I first started my cloth diaper stash I was told to tey out a few different brands before buying a ton of one kind. I love this suggestion and I tell other moms to test out different clot... Read More

Bumkins reusable bags – including their new wet/dry bag! *Giveaway closed*

Bumkins reusable bags – including their new wet/dry bag! *Giveaway closed*
June 26, 2013
  Being a cloth diapering mom I have tried my fair share of wet bags, but I have never tried a wet/dry bag and I love Bumkins new bag! First what I love about Bumkins is the prices. If... Read More