Bashful Bump Maternity Bodysuit Review and Giveaway Ends 5/30/11


What expectant mom hasn't struggled with ill-fitting maternity clothes? We've all been there. The exposed lower back (always a favorite of mine) or the mama belly peaking out from underneath your shirt. Nobody wants to see that, and now they don't have to! The folks at Bashful Bump have come up with an ingenious idea. [...]

Mirrors, mirrors, mirrors.

So here's something I realized recently- we have next to no mirrors in our house.  We have one in each bathroom- and...well, that's it.  2 mirrors in our house. 2 bathrooms, 2 vanity bathroom mirrors.  When Busy wants to see what her hair looks like when I give her 11 ponies or do a french braid, [...]

Dollar General Matchups

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Dollar General ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check out Just Trying To Save Money. Hunt's Ketchup, French's Mustard, Kraft BBQ Sauce, Clover Valley Hamburger or Hotdog Buns, Van Camp Baked Beans or French's Worcestershire Sauces $1 each -$0.30/1 French's Classic Yellow Mustard, exp. 7-15-11 [...]

1-2-3 Textured Products

1-2-3 Textured Products offers hands-on early childhood curriculum products designed by educators.  They are also really fun, easy to do, and adorable ways to enhance curriculum you are already working on or just to pass a rainy day.  My kids and I love crafts, and I was excited to surprise my 3.5 year old with [...]

Family Dollar this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Family Dollar ad.To get the complete list of match-ups, check out Just Trying To Save Money. 9 Lives Cat Food 3.15 - 3.5lb bag $3.75 each -$1/1 9 Lives Dry Cat Food, exp. 7-16-11 (SS 05/15/11) =$2.75 each after coupon All Laundry Detergent 28 - 32 loads [...]

Black & Decker Ultimate Sandwich Recipe Contest

My Ultimate Sandwich Recipe: Thinly sliced (cooked) turkey breast 4oz (more or less depending how big you like your sandwich!) (we used leftovers from dinner, but deli meat would work as well) 4tbsp (more to taste)Lingonberry jam 2 Sharp cheddar cheese slices Thick, crusty bread or rolls- (I used Ciabatta rolls) Cut bread/roll into 2 slices/pieces Spread 2tbsp [...]

Yala Designs

     Don't you just love supporting a family run company that is also environmentally friendly?  Yala has a unique story and a unique perspective.  Yala Designs was originally started by a family of two English teachers who were living in China with their young daughter.  Their first product was actually made out of necessity [...]

Tummy Tankz Review and Giveaway Ends 5/28/11


I've tried every belly band there is and I always find one problem. They either ride up or ride down, completely defeating the entire purpose of the band. The people at Tummy Tankz finally got it right! This band is extra long so you never feel exposed. It can even be used as a tube [...]

ShooShoos USA

My oldest nephew is getting married this September, and all three of my kdis are in the wedding.  This means they need to be properly decked out as a ring bearer and flower girls- including footwear.  I'm particular about the shoes my kids wear, and really try to keep them in quality leather with a [...]