Libby’s Single-Serve Fruit Cups and Tips for Healthy Kids #LibbysSnackDuty

libbys single serve fruit cups

I'm pretty lucky that my kids are not really picky eaters (like me).  They will sing and shout with joy when I bring home a new fruit just as loudly as when I bring home a beloved dessert treat.  It makes my life a lot easier, knowing they'll be happy with what I stick into ...

Moen Lighting & Shower Curtain Rods

moen curved shower rod chrome rothbury bath lighting chrome

Rothbury Bath Lighting in Chrome We chose this bathroom lighting for it's sleek design, timeless finish and we felt like it was the perfect size for our bathroom- not too big and not too small, but offers great lighting for the mirror and vanity area, which was desperately needed.  I also like that it easy fits ...

Candy Construction from Learning Resources (Giveaway)

learning resources candy construction

We have the most delicious looking building toy set I've ever seen - the Candy Construction set from Learning Resources. Build candy structures, thinking skills and fine motor strength! Create using chunky, durable candy pieces in a variety of fun, familiar design Includes Activity Guide with illustrated, step-by-step building directions Largest piece measures 7"L x .5“ in diameter Set of ...

Have you ever had “one of those days” with your cell phone?

is cellular customer service gone

My friend Julie and I were discussing the funny things we do with our cell phone.  You know, like the time she was talking to her coworker on the phone and sort of maybe rear-ended him in the process?  Things like that. How the time when I was helping my not-really-ready-to-potty-train 2 year old in the ...

Progresso Recipe Starters (Prize Pack Giveaway) #myblogspark

progresso recipe starters

We all have busy  schedules. It isn't just school- it's school related stuff, non-school stuff, social commitments, volunteer endeavors, working out, visiting family, and soon- holiday shopping.  With busy lives, often finding the time to prepare a  home-cooked meal can be quite a challenge, and getting started is often the hardest part. I know ...

Get a FREE Book for you & your child’s classroom from Mabel’s Labels

scholastic mabels labels promotion

Now, I LOVE Mabel's Label's and I LOVE Scholastic Books and this promotion makes me a very, very happy mama!  Buying labels (that last forever and don't fall off, unless picked at incessantly by small children like my own). that you were going to buy anyway (because kids have to have their name on EVERYTHING ...

We are UNJUNKING Halloween this year! #GetUnreal

unreal candy

We recently received a huge box of chocolate deliciousness in the mail from Unreal Candy.  As much as the fat girl in me wanted to hoard that chocolate and share with no one, I had a mission....to have a little part-ay and introduce some friends to the wonderfully chocolate deliciousness that is Unreal candy. What IS ...

Magic Forest app review

magic forest logic based app

I have found a really, really cute physics based app from Ola Games that 4 of us in my family cannot get enough of.  Magic Forest.  It's cute, it has animals, there's no voilence, no  questionable language, and has just enough challenge to keep you interested (at least until level 16, none of us can ...

Dinner in a Pumpkin

dinner in a pumpkin

1 small to medium sugar pumpkin 4 C. meatloaf mix 1/4 C soy sauce 2-4T brown sugar (to taste, I generally add 4 T) 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 C browned/sauteed mushrooms (optional-but gives a great flavor) 2 C cooked Rice                       Cut top off of pumpkin and scoop out insides. Place in oven 375 degrees for 30-40 minutes (until cooked ...