Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat

Money saving thermostat

Have you ever wished for a smart thermostat? You know, when you get to work and realize you didn't remember to turn down the heat and no one will be home until super late that night?   Honeywell sent us their Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat for this review.  This thermostat is easy to install and quick to register.  ...

Going green in the bathroom #Moms4JNJConsumer

green bathroom for earth month

Happy Earth Month, my friends. We try to make all months Earth Month, but especially in April, it's good to raise awareness and see what's going on in the world to protect this beautiful planet we live on.This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and ...

5 tips for hosting a garden party

tips for hosting a garden party

Hosting a garden party can be tons of fun. Garden parties are great because they are almost always laid back and casual. Kind of like a perfect ladies' night. I have this idea in my head that I want to have a Garden Party with my girlfriends this spring. Parties are fun. Parties have food. ...

5 ways to save time for Easter dinner #HoneyBakedHost #Giveaway

ways to save time for easter dinner

Easter is just a few weeks away.  I'm excited to partner with HoneyBaked Ham to bring you this post with ways to save time for Easter Dinner.  Prepping holiday meals can be very time consuming and time isn't something most people have a lot of these days. I keep thinking about my sister who almost ...

Sponsored Video: The Hair Clog Eliminator

liquid-plumr hair clog

I've never had a lot of hair come off my head.  Or rather, I never did , until about 4 months post-partum with kid #1. That's when things got ugly. I had no idea I was shedding hair like crazy. I mean, I've never had particularly long hair so it just wasn't on my radar? But my ...

Get sharpie off a stuffed animal #BizChallenge #ad

sharpie on stuffed animal

This post about how to get sharpie off a stuffed animal is brought to you by Biz Stain & Odor Eliminator. All opinions are 100% mine. So my four year old, she really likes to color. It's rare to see her without a crayon, pencil or marker in her hand.  We've always been really diligent about ...

5 things to clean monthly #HealthierHome

5 things to clean monthly

Being proactive with your cleaning will help keep your home a healthier one, and likely save you money in the long run because your appliances don't have to work as hard to be efficient. It also means your home will smell fresher and not get stinky. It's finally spring and a good time to start ...

8 Reasons to Garden #GroSomethingGreater

veggies from our garden

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Growing up, my dad had a garden. I can't remember anything he grew in that garden except for rhubarb, I guess because we used to munch on the rhubarb while catching fireflies in our Underoos.  As I ...

Portable Ice Maker is Great for Camping

Luma Ice Maker IM200SS

Aportable ice maker may not be What Every Camper Needs but it is a great luxury item for summer camping.   We are so excited to add this ice maker to our camping packing list.  Yes, camping! We also have found that this ice is great for making smoothies. The ice is clear, odorless and easy to chew!  ...

Worst part of cleaning the house? #MrCleanMorePower

mr clean liquid muscle

I used to think that cleaning toilets was the worst part of cleaning the house.  This is a sponsored post about cleaning the house for SheSpeaks/Mr. Clean. Then I had kids. Toilets were still kind of the worst, but we also had diapers, and lots more general mess. But we also have a dog. And now we have 2 ...