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Now save with Groupon Coupons!

Now save with Groupon Coupons!
August 29, 2015
We have officially been back in school for a week, and boy can I tell you the lsit of things my kids are already telling me they need for certain activities, or tennis shoes for PR. I know we have already spent a ton of back to school shopping so in order for me to get the r... Read More

Happy 5 Months Mikey!

Happy 5 Months Mikey!
August 26, 2015
Wow, another month has flown by! Another month of so much fun with Mikey! The girls are staying busy with all their summer activities and love to see Mikey watching them play and swim! Mikey loves to go in the pool, he loves water! This Month Mikey started sitting ... Read More

September 2015 Norwex Host Specials!

September 2015 Norwex Host Specials!
August 17, 2015
For those that don't know I have signed up with Norwex. I am in love with the products and love that I am cleaning my home with out using harsh chemicals... in fact no chemicals at all! I'd love for you to host a party and get some amazing goodies! Look what hostesses can... Read More

Product Feature: Must have baby product those first few months! (and beyond)

Product Feature: Must have baby product those first few months!  (and beyond)
August 14, 2015
The first few months with a new baby is challenging. You and baby are getting used to a whole new world and routine. If you are like me than exclusively breastfeeding your newborn is hard too. It really doesn't matter if you are having your first baby or fourth baby,... Read More

Show off Your Children’s Artwork in a Wall Collage with WhiteWall

Show off Your Children’s Artwork in a Wall Collage with WhiteWall
August 7, 2015
This year I have really been trying to do a lot of new decorating in the house and changing the walls up from canvas prints that are eight years old to current photos of the kids! My kids are always bring home amazing artwork and I just don't have the space to showcas... Read More

Hey new mom.. It’s ok you are doing fine! #ColiefMOMents

Hey new mom.. It’s ok you are doing fine!  #ColiefMOMents
August 2, 2015
Being a new mom to four babies you would think I know what to do with each one right? That bringing home a newborn is a piece of cake because you did it before and you are a pro... ohhh no! Every new baby brings new hurdles and challenges. No two babies are the same. ... Read More

Bonding with your Newborn #formulaforhappiness #gerbergoodstart

Bonding with your Newborn #formulaforhappiness #gerbergoodstart
July 27, 2015
I still can not believe that my little boy is already five months old. 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 reme... Read More

Everything Baby

Adorable Socks for your Baby

Adorable Socks for your Baby
August 24, 2015
*A product was provided. Finding socks that fit and STAY on your baby's feet is so hard. I can never find socks that are cute and my babies can't kick off. Little Grippers have adorable socks which are designed with  unique Stay On Technology – a very thin layer of... Read More

Bitta Kidda Daytime Lovie & Bitta Kidda LovieSack™

Bitta Kidda Daytime Lovie & Bitta Kidda LovieSack™
August 21, 2015
*A product was provided. BittaKidda has launched 2 new products – the Bitta Kidda LovieSack™ and the Bitta Kidda Daytime Lovie™  The line of Wearable Lovies from Bitta Kidda safely provide comfort in the crib, enabling babies to soothe themselves back to sleep. htt... Read More

Born Free National Breastfeeding Month *Giveaway ends Sept. 6th*

Born Free National Breastfeeding Month *Giveaway ends Sept. 6th*
August 21, 2015
*A product was provided. Breastfeeding has been a very special part of my life with each of my kids. I have loved that bonding time with my babies and so excited to help bring some goodies to another nursing mama. August is National Breastfeeding Month and Born Fre... Read More

Gordonsbury Baby Line by Kimberly House

Gordonsbury Baby Line by Kimberly House
August 12, 2015
Looking for the perfect new baby gift set? The Gordonsbury Baby Line by Kimberly House is adorable! I absolutely love the bib and burp set. The set is a soft absorbent terry cloth with blue gingham accent that features the king of the jungle.  A practical yet beautifu... Read More

Summer Travels: PaciGrip and PaciPouch for Baby

Summer Travels: PaciGrip and PaciPouch for Baby
July 22, 2015
*A product was provided. If your family is like ours then you are probably out and about a lot. With two older children who has tons of activities (yes even during the summer) The baby has pretty much learned to just go with the flow. This means I have to pack up a d... Read More

Summer Fun and Travels

AppleCheeks Cloth Swim Diapers

AppleCheeks Cloth Swim Diapers
July 22, 2015
*A product was provided. Summer is in full swing here in sunny California which means we have... Read More

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

Giveaways

Meet American Girl BeForever Maryellen Larkin *Giveaway ends Sept. 17th*

Meet American Girl BeForever Maryellen Larkin *Giveaway ends Sept. 17th*
August 27, 2015
*A product was provided. American Girl is excited to announce the newest character to the BeFor... Read More

Born Free National Breastfeeding Month *Giveaway ends Sept. 6th*

Born Free National Breastfeeding Month *Giveaway ends Sept. 6th*
August 21, 2015
*A product was provided. Breastfeeding has been a very special part of my life with each of m... Read More

Back to School Shopping with Gymboree *Win a $75 Gift Card*

Back to School Shopping with Gymboree *Win a $75 Gift Card*
August 11, 2015
*A product was provided. Back to School shopping has been on my mind for the past few weeks. I ... Read More

Four Tips to Keep Cruzin this Summer *Giveaway ends Aug. 21st*

Four Tips to Keep Cruzin this Summer *Giveaway ends Aug. 21st*
August 7, 2015
*A product was provided. Santa Cruz Organic® Lemonade Beverages are made with 100% fruit juic... 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