Why we chose a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine for our Family- This Mama Loves

Why we chose a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine for our family

When we were expecting our first child, choosing a pediatrician was super simple. I was managing a psychology practice one floor above a really amazing pediatrics practice in the town we lived. It was ridiculously easy. One item on the "parents-to-be checklist" was knocked off quickly.  This post about why we chose a Doctor of [...]

Avocado Pesto Zoodles: Perfect for the Big Game!


This avocado pesto zoodles recipe was made delicious by Avocados From Mexico as part of the Mom It Forward Network and Avocados From Mexico #AvosInSpace Blog Tour  For more Game Day recipes visit http://avosinspace.com/recipes/ Join the game day conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #AvosInSpace We're at the BIG DAY, you guys Big Game Sunday. [...]

Super Simple Smores Milkshake

Smores Milkshake Recipe - This Mama Loves

The kids and I love TruMoo any way we can get it, and you can almost always find a carton in the  fridge, but we get really excited when the special seasonal flavors come out. I am always experimenting and trying to find new ways to enjoy that delicious flavor, right now Limited Edition Chocolate [...]

Easy Valentine Lunch Ideas {with a sweet surprise}

Easy Valentine Lunch Ideas- This Mama Loves

Compensation for this easy Valentine lunch ideas post was provided by Hershey via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hershey or Momtrends.  Doing fun things for holidays doesn't have to be a big thing. It doesn't have to be expensive.  It doesn't really [...]

Star Wars for Pets: Welcome to the Bark Side

Star Wars for Pets: Welcome to the Bark Side- This Mama Loves

I'm pretty excited to share that Petco has invited me to be part of their Petco Community Ambassador program for the next few months.  We have lots of pets in our house- and are actually in the process of making some decisions about adding even more to our family... but we're always up to find [...]

Tips For Hassle Free Winter Travel with Pepto-Bismol

Tips for hassle free winter travel- This Mama Loves

When it comes to winter  travel, there's a whole lot of folks who do so in February and March. Some people may only drive a few miles while other will travel thousands. Whether you travel by plane, train, bus, car or spaceship, winter travel can be pretty stressful. There is often unexpected weather that can [...]

Easy Cheesy Chicken Parmesan Recipe: Great dinner idea!

Easy Cheesy Chicken Parmesan Recipe- This Mama Loves Blog

This post and cheesy chicken parmesan recipe were sponsored by Perdue. Perdue provided me with free product and compensation in exchange for an original recipe. All comments, thoughts and reviews are my own. I am all about the comfort food, especially since temps have dropped pretty low, even here in Florida. My favorite go to [...]

Pizza Crescent Pinwheels Recipe

Pizza Crescent Pinwheels- This Mama Loves

One of the kids favorite things to have and bring for lunch is crescent rolls.  They will eat them almost any day of the week at any time.  Flat, rolled up, rolled out, stuffed, pinwheeled... it doesn't matter.  They gobble them up. A huge favorite is Pizza Crescent Pinwheels made with crescent rolls- all of [...]

Blueberry Chocolate Breakfast Parfait Recipe

Blueberry Chocolate Breakfast Parfait- This Mama Loves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of belVita for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am so bad about skipping breakfast.  I'm always worried about the kids eating before school, getting lunches packed, and them out the door on time.  After they are off I jump into work stuff and [...]

Star Wars Candy Bar Wrappers


If your kids go to a school where they can bring candy treats in, I have a REALLY fun Star Wars Candy Bar Wrappers printable for you! A fun bonus: we're including a set that's non-Valentine themed at the bottom- just in case. Who doesn't love Star Wars and candy?? Get your Star Wars Candy Bar [...]

Nine Lives Movie: Second Chances and Cat Fur

Nine Lives Movie Poster

So this one time Kevin Spacey turned into a cat and then all this funny stuff happened and he learned some important and meaningful lessons while he was a cat and my kid had to pee so I missed the end of the movie and I'm not really sure if Kevin stayed a cat or [...]