CamelBak Eddy Water Bottles Great for Back to School

Camelbak Eddy water bottle great for back to school

Last week CamelBak sent us 3 Eddy .75L water bottles.  I don't know who was more excited, my husband, little monk, or I.  They even sent one in "Sunset" orange, which is my son's favorite color.  These great bottles retail for $15 and come in 9 colors.  I took the clear and my husband got ...

Vegan For Her Book Review

Vegan For Her book review

The publishers at DaCapo sent me a copy of Vegan for Her, written by Virginia Messina with JL Fields, to review.  The subtitle is The Woman's Guide to Being Healthy and Fit on a Plant-Based Diet.  One thing that jumped right out at me is that the author states that the book does not need ...

Futures at Fenway with Kidz Bop

Fenway Park Seadogs

A few weeks ago we were invited to visit Fenway Park in Boston for a fun day of watching Baseball and Kidz Bop for the Futures at Fenway program.   We got to see Boston's Double A affiliate, the Portland Seadogs play against the Harrisburg Senators.  The Seadogs won with a final score of 5-2.   We had great ...

Coastal.com Eyewear Review

Coastal.com eyeglasses

Coastal.com Eyewear has a great Get Your First Pair Free program.  In addition to my first pair, they sent me another pair to try out.  I have always wanted to have more than one style of eyeglasses to wear but eyeglasses can be expensive.  All I had to do was get an eye exam at ...

Mastrad Topchip Microwave Chip Maker Giveaway

topchip-microwave-chip-maker

Mastrad sent me a TopChips microwave chip maker to review.  I know what you are thinking, a microwave can not make crispy chips.  I thought the same until I sliced up a potato using the mandolin slicer that comes with the kit and popped the chip maker in the microwave.  Seriously, 3 minutes later I ...

No Bake Peanut Butter Bars from Plant-Based Recipes Cookbook (Giveaway)

The-China Study-vegan-No-Bake-peanut-butter-bars-recipe

Last week I received a copy of The China Study Plant-Based Recipes Cookbook from BenBella Books.  They know how much I like to read cookbooks with plant-based recipes and The China Study Cookbook does not disappoint.  Written by LeAnne Campbell, daughter of The China Study author, T. Colin Campbell, PhD, and mother of two hungry teenagers, ...

Vino2Go™ Wine Sippy Cups

Vino2go Vino2goXL wine sippy cups

The Vino2Go™ wine sippy cups I received for review from TheProductFarm.com are perfect for two of my favorite things, wine and being outdoors.  This BPA-free, durable drink-ware has a familiar wine glass shape making it a convenient and easy to use product. I received one 8 0z. Vino2Go with a verde green lid and one one ...

Food Should Taste Good Chips

Food Should Taste Good Sweet Potato Chips

We buy Food Should Taste Good chips as a treat.  We don't eat a lot of chips so when we do we want them to be great.  Food Should Taste Good sent me a sampling of their chips made with real ingredients.  The chips did not last long in this house.  The multigrain chips are ...

Magellan eXplorist GC Geocaching GPS

Magellan eXplorist GC GPS

Thank you to Magellan for sending us the eXplorist GC GPS to use while geocaching.  The GPS is great and has begun my family on a new and active hobby.  In the three weeks since we recieved the Magellan eXplorist GC GPS we have discovered trails and parks that we did not know existed.   ...

Disney*Pixar’s MONSTERS UNIVERSITY June 21st

Disney Pixar's Monster University

Last night we were guests at a special premiere showing of Disney*Pixar's MONSTERS UNIVERSITY.  My husband, 8 year old and I all were so excited to see the movie and it did not disappoint.  The main characters, Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are back and full of all their usual fun.  MONSTERS UNIVERSITY is the prequel to ...