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 ...

Brawny supports the Wounded Warrior Project #woundedwarriorproject

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This post about Brawny's pledge to the Wounded Warrior Project in support of our injured soldiers is brought to you by our friends at Lunchbox.  We are one of the lucky families who have not had a loved one come home from combat injured.  Really, it's hard to not know someone who's been injured serving ...

On Parenting: Dear Fellow Parents, I have something to say.

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Dear Fellow Parents, I have something to say. Your child isn't perfect.  Your child never will be perfect.  (For the record, none of my children are perfect. They never have been and they never will be). Please stop insisting that your child is perfect.  Humans, by nature, are not perfect. Also, your child will never be the very best ...

A&E Real Life Series Modern Dads Mobile Tour #ModernDads

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A&E is kicking off its new real-life series, Modern Dads, with an interactive road tour this August leading up to the series premiere on August 21st at 10:30/9:30c.  They've asked me to share about the Modern Dads Tour with you and as a thank you, have invited my family to come enjoy a fun day ...

Healthy Snack Options from Simply Balanced

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This is a sponsored post about healthy snack options from Target Simply Balanced.  Opinions are my own.  We've had a really busy summer in our family- swim team, tennis lessons, swimming lessons for the past 6+ weeks....and now we're finishing up swim lessons but have a few weeks of camp to get through...and in the ...

Back to school and back to fashion! #KidsGotStyle

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This is the first in a series of sponsored posts about back to school must-haves.  School starts in a few weeks- which is going to mean some pretty big changes in our house.  We've been at the pool or tennis lessons all summer which means bathing suits and shorts/tshirts...or bathing suits and coverups.  The kids ...

Tips for Getting ready for Back to School

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This post about getting ready for back to school : health is part of a partnership with Glam Media and This coming August, Glam is L’il Critters vitamins. We have just under a month left here before it's time to go back to school.  Even before we're back in school, things are starting to gear ...

True Blood, Sad Things and Life Insurance.

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This post about life insurance is brought to you by our friends at Genworth. Opinions are my own. I  What do True Blood, sad things and life insurance have to do with one another?  Well, they all sparked this particular post, for one.  Plus, on  the latest episode of True Blood...Terry Bellefleur took out a ...

How to make potty training more fun #PullUpsPottyBreaks #ad

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This is a sponsored post about how to make potty training more fun written by me on behalf of Huggies Pull-Ups. I'm cursing myself by even contemplating putting these words to a post but I think we're done potty training.  There's been dry Pull-Ups for a month straight in my house.  It's an emotional time ...