Thule Roof Rack

Mini countryman roof rack thule

I love the new roof rack system that Thule sent to me for this post.  It was easy to install, very functional and quiet on the highway. This set-up came with Thule AeroBlade bars that have Wind Diffuser technology disturbs airflow to reduce noise and drag for improved fuel economy.  All pictured Thule items retail ...

Family Tent – Sleeps 6 – 10 People

Truck tent that sleeps 10 family tent

The weather finally warmed up and all the snow melted.  We were able to set up the Sportz SUV Tent with Screen Room that was sent to us for this review by Napier Outdoors.  This tent was very easy to set up with the help of a 4 year old and a 9 year old.  ...

WeatherTech Floor Liners to Keep My Car Clean

WeatherTech floor mats

It was so exciting to return from a beach trip to find my new floor liners and cargo liner from WeatherTech.  We spend a lot of time on the car going from school to practice and taking road trips.  I wanted liners that would stand up to the use and sandy feet.  WeatherTech offers an ...

3 Day Delicious and Simple Vegan Detox Cleanse

Vegan 3 day cleanse

I just finished doing an all natural 3 day vegan detox cleanse.  I was a little nervous starting the cleanse.  I thought I would be hungry, cranky and have some possible detox symptoms.  But, I was pleasantly surprised with the ease of use and the results.  After just 3 days I was 6 pounds lighter, I had ...

Bear Creek Campground at Lake Compounce

Kyle the crocodile

Lake Compounce, America's oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, recently opened their new Bear Creek Campground to visitors.  Having a campground with close proximity to the park seems like a natural progression and a great way for this staycation destination to become a vacation destination.Thanks to Lake Compounce, we were able to stay ...

How to Get Started Geocaching

What is Geocaching

Geocaching is a great activity to do with the family.  It gets you outdoors, walking around and makes you use your mind.  We started Geocaching a year ago and we still are loving it. If you are wondering how to get started geocaching, read on! What Is Geocaching? Geocaching is a global treasure hunt.  Participants use GPS ...

Fresh Balsamic Strawberry Topping

Vegan Eats World

It is strawberry picking season in Connecticut.  My son and I went yesterday and picked about 10 pounds of fresh strawberries.  There is nothing like the taste of fresh picked strawberries.  But, as usual, our enthusiasm for picking turned in to a need to use the strawberries before they go bad.  Luckily, I was sent ...

4 ways to get your family to drink more water

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Keeping your family hydrated properly is an important daily task.  There are so many energy drinks, sodas and juices on the market but the best way to get hydrated is with water.  Yep.  Water.  It's what our bodies need! 4 ways to get your family to drink more water Set an Example Some days I really want to ...

Vegan French Toast Recipe with Cashew Banana Filling

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I have to share with you the amazing Berlin toast that I just had.  It is a similar idea to french toast but really stepped up a few notches.  My 9 year old, my husband and myself loved this vegan french toast recipe and it is going to be made again soon. Vegan French Toast Recipe Cashew ...

Back Yard Fun with Slacklining

ENO Slackwire Slackline

Thanks to ENO we now have a slackline to play on in our yard.  Slacklining offers not only back yard fun, but also a great way to improve core strength and balance.  It's also fun for the whole family! ENO sent me their slackwire to try out and write a review.  I have worked before with ...