Why video baby monitors are a great idea

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This post brought to you by VTech Communications. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the first baby purchases we made was a baby monitor.  When we were expecting our first, I couldn't justify (or so I thought) getting one of the new-to-market  video baby monitors- we had a small house and I was going to ...

iPad Air Giveaway #ipad #giveaway

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I’ve partnered with some blogger friends to bring you the chance to win one of the biggest prizes of the year. We’re giving away an iPad Air!   ABOUT THE IPAD AIR   The new iPad Air is unbelievably thin and light. And yet it’s so much more powerful and capable. With the A7 chip, advanced wireless, and great ...

Have a very LEGO Minifigure Family Christmas!

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This post brought to you by LEGO. All opinions are 100% mine. If you know my family at all, you know we LOVE LEGO bricks, sets, Minifigures, games, apparel....all of it.  We have a LEGO Advent calendar every year. Sometimes more than one.  My son eats sleeps and breathes LEGOs.  LEGO just makes so much possible. ...

My Christmas Wish: 25% more…… #MoreisBetter $500 Amex Daily Giveaway

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cottonelle. Most of us have heard that song "All I want for Christmas is...." you?  There are a lot of songs. And a lot of things we may want.  Peace on earth? Sure.  Goodwill toward men?  Yep.  My 2 front teeth?  Got those, happy to ...

Holiday Treat Recipes: Santa Snowman Rice Krispy Treats

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Another of our holiday treat recipes for you today! This recipe for Santa Snowman Rice Krispy treats will yield 12 rounds (using a Wilton round cookie cutter) from a 9 x 13 pan. You can adjust the size depending how large or small your round cookie cutter is. (This recipe makes 12 regular sized squares). ...

Windows Gift Cards for apps now available (Giveaway) #WindowsChampions

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Last month, I was invited by Microsoft to fly to Seattle and learn all about Windows 8.1, Windows Phones, Laptops, Desktops, Tablets, AIO PC's and XBOX One. While I was there, I learned a TON about Windows and how to navigate, use, and appreciate all of the features and elements that make it so user ...

Holiday Treat Recipes: Christmas Crunch

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I've done a fun popcorn recipe for so many holidays this year, starting back with Cupid's Crunch, that I had to do something for Christmas.  These are just so fun to make, so EASY to do, and always a crowd pleaser.  This time, we packaged most of it up into treat bags to share with ...

Holiday Treat Recipes: Fondant Snowman Cupcakes

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Time for another one of our holiday treat recipes! We're going back to cupcakes with fondant today...and listen, don't be afraid of it.  If you are nervous, order Satin Ice. Really. It's easy to use and SO simple to open a package in lieu of making your own. You can be a fondant maniac in ...

Stocking Stuffers for Men

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I don't know about you, but finding fun and cute things to fill my kids' stockings is, well fun to do! For the mister? Um...it isn't that I don't find it fun...it's just a lot harder.  I have to challenge myself to think of ideas.  In talking to friends and family, this seems to be ...

Hurry! $5 off $35 Amazon Coupon!

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Happy Holidays to ALL OF US!! Amazon is back at it again! They are giving us a $5 off $35 total purchase Amazon coupon when you share this year’s wish list with friends. Head here, fill in the blank, press “Share & Claim” and the $5/$35 credit will be applied to your account. Simply shop the site ...