Join us for the Be Out There Twitter Party 8/20 #BeOutThere


I hope hope hope that you'll join me, The Motherhood and the folks from the National Wildlife Federation at our Twitter party TOMORROW 8/20/13 to celebrate the launch of the new ebook we all worked on together (along with several other fabulous bloggers)!  (Don't forget, if you want to see the book, visit my Be ...

Kids Fashion and Play combine with Hello Kitty and #KuKeeApp


This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign about kids fashion with Pollinate Media Group™ and KuKee, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #KuKeeapp One thing my girls both love and adore is Hello Kitty.  Anything and everything with the fabulous Hello Kitty gets an enthusiastic thumbs up from them ...

Superman Bacon and Eggs (and more!)


One of the best ways to build a bond, before they are old enough for sports and hobbies, for dads and sons is to create a bond and theme that they can enjoy together.  The theme can last throughout their lifetime and create even more bonding activities like riding rollercoasters and even going to the ...

Being prepared for anything- even bears and zombies #ReebokMoms


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Reebok about being prepared. I received a Famous Footwear gift card to purchase a pair of Reebok shoes to facilitate my review and to thank me for participating. You know, I've seen a trend for a while about being prepared, emergency preparedness.  Don't get me wrong, I totally ...

$150 Kohls GC #giveaway

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Welcome to the Kohl’s Giveaway! One lucky reader will win a $150 Kohl’s Gift Card perfect for shopping for clothes, home decor items or even kitchen gadgets. Prize: $150 Kohol’s Gift Card   Sponsors: Blog by Donna, Coupons In Motion, couponing4you, This Mama Loves, Sweet Tart Beauty, [oomph.], Sassy Sweet Style, Conservamom and Mary's Cup of Tea   Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Besides the mandatory blog comment entry, ...

Be Out There ebook- I’m an author again! #BeOutThere


I was recently asked if I would contribute to an ebook through a compensated partnership with the National Wildlife Federation and The Motherhood.  Since my family and I love to enjoy the outdoors, I readily agreed. My contribution to this book talks about celebrations outdoors - I believe that nature has so much to offer- and ...

Make your laptop a touch screen laptop with APEN Touch 8


Surely I am not the only person who is so used to touch screen tablets and phones that I find myself trying to touch the screen on my laptop....only to remember that oh hey! this isn't a touch screen laptop.  I mean, you expect kids to do it, but not adults, right? Sadly, I usually ...

Despicable Me Minion Surprise Cupcakes Recipe


Today I'm going to share with you OUR version of the ever-popular Minion cupcakes and goodies that have been floating around online since the previews for Despicable Me 2 have started to show.  I decided to do them as simple as I could- and with a surprise twist that might surprise you.  If you remember, ...

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7 Travel Tips for Expectant Mothers


When you are an expectant mother, everything will be a little more difficult. You will need to plan for trips so that you can enjoy yourself more. Several things can make your trip more enjoyable. This post about travel tips for expectant mothers is brought to you by our friends at Photo Credit: Jennifer Mirock ...