5 Tips for choosing the right baby crib

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This is a sponsored post about tips for choosing the right baby crib.  Opinions are my own. Hey, congrats! You are expecting a little bundle of joy to arrive in your home!  Now what? Well, you're going to need lots of things for baby, and it can be really hard to figure out what you ...

Making beds is not fun. Not until now. #KickStarter #sponsored

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One of my least favorite things to do is change sheets on beds.  If you know me at all, you know that when the kids were in the crib, I layered a mattress pad, then sheet, mattress pad, sheet, about 7 or 8 times.  That way, if there was a spitup or diaper leak, or ...

Nutritious Breakfast Ideas for Mom

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I participated in a campaign about nutritious breakfast ideas on the go on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for belVita. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. One of the things I am HORRIBLE about is making sure that I myself have a healthy, nutritious breakfast.  I'm really ...

So let’s talk about our bathroom habits, shall we? #LetsTalkBums #ad

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This is a sponsored post about bathroom habits written by me on behalf of Cottonelle. And no, I'm not talking about brushing our teeth, friends.  Little um...*ahem* lower. You know, down there. I realized recently I've clearly failed in the teaching of all the bathroom habits in this house. Not for everyone, but trust me when I tell ...

6 Tips for Managing the Busy Back to School Season

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This is a sponsored post about managing the back to school season. We're still over a week out from school starting here but I'm already sort of cringing a little bit inside at what is yet to come.  I'm a Brownie leader, apparently also now a Sunday School teacher (although I'm sharing this with 2 ...

Kids Fashion and Play combine with Hello Kitty and #KuKeeApp

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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  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. 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!)

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

Back to School Fashions and Adventures #KidsGotStyle

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This post is the last in a series about back to school fashion as part of my involvement with the #kidsgotstyle campaign with Glam Media. On Friday, my whole family went to Target for some back to school shopping.  As much as I want to say it was fun, well, it was exhausting.  Parts of ...

A Princess Tea Party Birthday Party

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This post about our now 4 year old's princess tea party birthday party is courtesy of Celebrations 4 Kids birthday party company located here in Connecticut. Our little one adores princess everything.  So naturally, when Ann and I talked about doing a party for our girls so we could do a review, I knew a ...