Food Over Medicine: Food for thought

Food Over Medicine Book Review.

This summer BenBella Books sent me another great read to review, Food Over Medicine, The Conversation That Could Save Your Life.  Pamela A. Popper, PhD, ND, and Glen Merzer.  They talk about the the current state of health in America and how diet can improve peoples conditions.  They share success stories, recipes and tips on managing ...

New U By Kotex Products Now at Walmart

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This post about the new U By Kotex products available at Walmart is brought to you by our friends at Lunchbox.  I have written several times about the U By Kotex line (check the posts out). I'd much rather carry around something like U By Kotex than what my mom used (and therefore, I had ...

Photo books made easy with Shutterfly Photo Story iPad app #Giveaway

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This is a sponsored post about photobooks made easy thanks to my affiliation with Global Influence and Shutterfly.  I am the first person to admit to anyone that I take hundreds- maybe thousands of photos each year, but that's it.  They are sorted into month folders and I'm just awful about actually doing anything with ...

CamelBak Eddy Water Bottles Great for Back to School

Camelbak Eddy water bottle great for back to school

Last week CamelBak sent us 3 Eddy .75L water bottles.  I don't know who was more excited, my husband, little monk, or I.  They even sent one in "Sunset" orange, which is my son's favorite color.  These great bottles retail for $15 and come in 9 colors.  I took the clear and my husband got ...

Foreign Language Learning is fun and easy with Little Pim

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This review post about foreign language learning with Little Pim is made possible by product samples received.  In this day and age, it's hard to not encounter different languages no matter where you live.  Even scanning radio stations, we hear all kinds of music- sung in all different languages.  My kids seem to have inherited ...

Back to school memories preserved with Hallmark

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We received the Hallmark Pics ‘n’ Props School Days Activity Kit to review so that we can have our back to school memories preserved.  A few days ago, my kids went back to school.  Third grade, first grade and preschool. I usually try to get a pic outside on the first day, although this year ...

Tricky Stories: Magic Castle – kids game for iPad and iPhone

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This is a sponsored review about the Tricky Stories: Magic Castle - kids game for iPad and iPhone.  Opinions are my own.   Tricky Stories: Magic Castle is a new kids game for iPad and iPhone releasing 8/29/13 (download on iTunes). At first glance, I kind of thought this app was almost a virtual sticker book- ...

At home fertility treatment option #TheStork

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This is a sponsored post about a new at home fertility treatment option called The Stork.  Opinions are, as always, my own. I've surprised many folks when they learn that I've had fertility issues.  My kids are 25 and 23 months apart, so I can see why that might make people wonder.  I was fortunate. ...

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 ...