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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

Wonderful 4th of July with Tommee Tippee

Wonderful 4th of July with Tommee Tippee
July 9, 2015
4th of July is one of my favorite times of the year. I love spending time with my family and celebrating our country's Independence! We usually spend 4th of July out on the lake boating and swimming followed by a wonderful BBQ and then head back to the lake for Firewor... Read More

DIY Backyard Retreats

DIY Backyard Retreats
July 8, 2015
With Summer in full swing many people are thinking about ways to spruce up their back yards into a fun retreat. A place to sit and spend the summer days or evenings relaxing and having fun. We love the idea of creating a special space outside where you can call it you... Read More

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

Everything Baby

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

Dress YourNewborn Trendy and Cute While Saving Money

Dress YourNewborn Trendy and Cute While Saving Money
July 7, 2015
People tend to be extremely excited when they discover they’re having a baby, however, a lot of this excitement can be tempered when they figure out the cost of baby items, especially the clothing. There's an abundance of newborn clothes available, as it’s a sure fact th... Read More

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

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

Summer Traveling with Thirty-One *Giveaway ends July 25th*

Summer Traveling with Thirty-One *Giveaway ends July 25th*
July 11, 2015
*A product was provided. We do a ton of traveling over the summer, it can be simple as just hea... Read More

Mamma Chia Vitality Granola *Giveaway ends July 21st*

Mamma Chia Vitality Granola *Giveaway ends July 21st*
July 7, 2015
*A product was provided. I have been a fan of Mamma Chia for a few years now and absolutely l... Read More

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

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