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Must Have Baby Items for 2016

Must Have Baby Items for 2016
February 2, 2016
It is crazy to think a year ago we were waiting the arrival of our fourth baby and now here he is almost one.  The first few months of a baby’s life flies by in a blink of an eye and while you are creating a baby registry some new parents forget about a few must have items. ... Read More

Kids And Traffic Safety

Kids And Traffic Safety
February 2, 2016
Teaching your children basic traffic safety is one of the most crucial aspects of being a parent. Children are not nearly as experienced as their parents when it comes to navigating the streets and certain traffic nuances elude them completely. Ensuring that your children ar... Read More

New Baby and Formula For Happiness #formulaforhappiness

New Baby and Formula For Happiness #formulaforhappiness
January 18, 2016
I still can not believe that my little boy is turning one next month I feel that time is just flying by so fast and I am trying to savor and hold onto ever little moment I can with him. Every time he achieves a new milestone I am so excited for him. I still remember t... Read More

My New Year’s Plan: Hammer and Chisel

My New Year’s Plan: Hammer and Chisel
January 7, 2016
As you know I gave birth to baby number 4 ten months ago. I still can not believe he is almost a year old. Last year at this time the only thing I thought about was adding a new baby to our family. A few months after Mikey was born I started using Beach body 21 Day Fi... Read More

The Best Way to Boost Your Health

The Best Way to Boost Your Health
January 6, 2016
Every individual, be it a man or a woman, regardless of their current age, is interested in improving their health. As the old saying goes a healthy person has many wishes, but the sick person has only one, so no one wants to be in a position where they will be left with... Read More

Baby’s First Christmas

Baby’s First Christmas
December 29, 2015
We had such a wonderful time this past week. Christmas always seems to come and go in the blink of an eye but when it is a "Baby's First Christmas" it goes even faster! Our little man turned 10 months old a couple days before Christmas and everyone spoiled him with love... Read More

Hello 10 Months!

Hello 10 Months!
December 23, 2015
  Happy 10 months little man!!! You love to eat everything! You get mad when people don't share. You only say dadaand sometimes "mama" but you have to be pretty mad for us to hear mama. On occasion it sounds like you say "hey" when you see someone but I think it ... Read More

Holiday Gift Guide

Hot Games: Nintendo Mario Maker

Hot Games: Nintendo Mario Maker
December 23, 2015
The Mario experience of your dreams has arrived and is bursting with creativity... including yours! Play a near-limitless number of intensely creative Super Mario levels from players around the world. It’s easy enough to create your own levels with the Wii U GamePad cont... Read More

Hot Games: Minecraft Story Mode for PS3, PS4 and XBOX ONE

Hot Games: Minecraft Story Mode for PS3, PS4 and XBOX ONE
December 23, 2015
You’ll begin Minecraft: Story Mode by playing Episode One – “The Order of the Stone”. As the hero, Jesse, you will make decisions on what to say, and what to do. Choose wisely, because every choice has a consequence! CRAFT YOUR OWN STORY If you’ve played Telltale’s... Read More

Traveling this Holiday? Pick up “The Napmat” by Uber Mom

Traveling this Holiday? Pick up “The Napmat” by Uber Mom
December 23, 2015
Can you believe that Christmas is upon us? So many families are packing up and heading out for Holiday traveling. Have you thought about where your toddlers are sleeping? Will they be cozy on the floor at Grandma's or cuddling with a cousin? Well pick up "The Napmat" ... Read More

Lots of Grocery Shopping? Get the Grab Bag Shopping Cart Bags

Lots of Grocery Shopping? Get the Grab Bag Shopping Cart Bags
December 22, 2015
Grab Bag Do away with plastic shopping bags that rip. These eco-friendly reusable grocery bags expand to hold up to 40 lbs of groceries. Each bag clips onto the side of your shopping cart, so you can add items quickly and easily. Feature a velcro closure, as well an o... Read More

Gifts for the Home: The Nutri Ninja With AutoiQ

Gifts for the Home: The Nutri Ninja With AutoiQ
December 22, 2015
Nutri Ninja® Auto-iQ™ Compact System now includes Smooth Boost™ Technology, allowing you to truly customize your drink-making experience whether you’re using Nutrient Extraction* or High Performance Blending. Now you can choose whether you want deliciously drinkable nutr... Read More

Everything Baby

Join Medela Through It All

Join Medela Through It All
December 16, 2015
Parenting is beautiful, messy, exhausting and wonderful. It’s clear that today’s parents want an... Read More

Gifts for New Parents: Sage Spoonfuls *Giveaway closed*

Gifts for New Parents: Sage Spoonfuls *Giveaway closed*
November 10, 2015
Fall’s bounty of apples, squash and other savory goodness can give us renewed energy towards hea... Read More

Fall Styles with Zutano *Giveaway closed*

Fall Styles with Zutano *Giveaway closed*
November 10, 2015
By now most of you know how much I love Zuntano. Shelby still wears Zutano and I just love dress... Read More

Evoli Baby

Evoli Baby
November 5, 2015
"We know parenting isn’t easy, but love is. Love is simple: to love is to give." Looking for a un... Read More

Giveaways

American Girl, Girl of the Year 2016: Lea Clark *Giveaway ends Jan. 25th*

American Girl, Girl of the Year 2016: Lea Clark *Giveaway ends Jan. 25th*
January 5, 2016
Millions of girls are going wild for Lea Clark™, American Girl’s 2016 Girl of the Year™! Lea, a ... Read More

Mamma Chia Vitality Bars *Giveaway ends Jan. 5th*

Mamma Chia Vitality Bars *Giveaway ends Jan. 5th*
December 22, 2015
Mamma Chia, the leader of the chia revolution, is transforming snack time once again with the intr... Read More

Fantastic 4 now on Blu-Ray *Giveaway closed*

Fantastic 4 now on Blu-Ray *Giveaway closed*
December 19, 2015
The FANTASTIC FOUR make a triumphant return with MARVEL’s next generation of heroes — four young o... Read More

Hickory Farms is a Holiday Tradition in our House *Giveaway closed* #HickoryTradition

Hickory Farms is a Holiday Tradition in our House *Giveaway closed* #HickoryTradition
December 11, 2015
When it comes to thinking about my family's Holiday Traditions one thing comes to mind and that ... Read More

Food & Recipes

Happy Organic Holiday Tips from Santa Cruz Organic

Happy Organic Holiday Tips from Santa Cruz Organic
December 8, 2015
The holidays are upon us and it’s finally time for the festive treats we look forward to all year! Keep this season delicious and organic with tasty products from Santa Cruz Organic, perfect for m... 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