Why You Need Littlest Pet Shop in Your Life

Littlest Pet Shop Gift Ideas from singles to playsets - This Mama Loves

Why You Need Littlest Pet Shop in Your Life I’m a grown woman, but when my daughter says she needs the Littlest Pet Shop in her life, I jump. It only makes sense that our house is full of these little creatures. They've been part of our playtime since my older daughter was about 3 and ...

French-Door Refrigerator with Keurig® K-Cup® Brewing System #Mygekitchen

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the French-Door Refrigerator with Keurig® K-Cup® Brewing System at a reduced price or for free. French Door Refrigerator with Built in Keurig Machine We just moved into our new home a few weeks ago.  In the chaos of movers unloading the ...

4 Reasons Quality Sleep is Important for Kids and Teens

4 Reasons Quality Sleep is Important for Kids and Teens

Back to school, back to school, back to school.  Seems like it’s a never ending rush this time of year that leaves everyone worn out.  The initial back to school craziness is out of the way but that just means the start of extracurricular activities.  We have two middle schoolers who do both band and ...

Poptropica Game expands with new Poptropica Book #MysteryoftheMap

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Poptropica is a virtual online world in which kids from 7-13 children take part in adventures that require creativity, persistence, logic, and coordination to solve. It's not new- it's actually been around since 2009. See? Not new...I have just been under a rock. I like to read books before I play games or watch movies ...

Celebrating The American Game Players

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This is a sponsored post, however all opinions are 100% my own. When I was a teenager, we lived across the street from a bowling alley. My parents were in a bowling league, and they played or practiced several times a week. While they were doing their bowling thing, my sister and I would be ...

Little Charmers Craft Idea: DIY Play Mat

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My kids leave a trail of toys from their bedroom through the living room and yes even in the kitchen. Does this sound familiar to you? Tell me I am not alone on this one please. I have tried threatening to throw toys away, hiding the toys, living with it, and just about every other ...

Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad

Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad

I know a lot of people aren't fans of Brussels Sprouts but my family loves them.  We like them roasted and baked but we also like them pan seared.  One of my favorite recipes is this Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad.  It's not a traditional combination but the flavors are delicious together.  I recently received ...

Pass the Bag to Donate Your Preloved Clothing

Pass the Bag to Donate Your Preloved Clothing

With a big family, and lots of children, someone is ALWAYS outgrowing clothing.  Sometimes by the time it's been passed through brothers the items are pretty worn out and not in good shape, other times it seems they grow into and out of things so fast that the items look new still.  We've sold clothes ...

5 Cleaning Tips to Make Your Life Easier

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Cleaning-It's something that is necessary but not many of us love (or have the time) to do. With kids, pets, spouses, and busy schedules it often falls to the bottom of the priority list. You can make it a little easier and speed it up by keeping 5 things in mind. I used my Dyson ...

Glow in the Dark Halloween Treats

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This October, OREO is launching NEW Glow-in-the-Dark 2-packs, a festive and convenient OREO snack to celebrate Halloween. With a glow-in-the-dark feature, OREO 2-packs are great for party favors, gift bags and a fun option for visiting trick-or-treaters... or just for a little treat in a packed lunch. These are super cute, super fun, and who ...