Surfs Up 2: WaveMania DIY No Sew Beach Bag #SurfsUp2 #SurfsUp

This post has been sponsored by our friends at Surfs Up 2 and Walmart. All opinions are my own. In case you have not heard, Surfs Up 2: WaveMania came out on DVD & Digital January 17! If you have been waiting for the perfect family flick, this is it.  Perfect for a family movie [...]

>Requesting Assistance and/or Advice Please. Time is a factor.

>So I have heard of "Trunk or Treat" for a few years now, on the internet.  I have not, however, heard of Trunk or Treat anyplace near to me.  I think this is a REALLY great idea for small towns (like mine) AND for small children - everything is in one place and safe. I'm [...]

>Hasbro Guess Who Mix n Mash Review- Family Game Night!!

>We got to check out the new Hasbro Mix n Mash game - its so much fun!!  Its the Guess Who I remember from  years ago, playing with kids I babysat, my nieces, and nephews, etc....only with a twist.  There are over 3,000 face combinations in this edition!!   It isn't just a man or [...]

>Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Road Rally Review- Family Movie Night!!

>Sometimes on Fridays, we do Family Game Night.  Tonight, we did a Family Movie Night.  We watched Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Road Rally.  Mickey and his pals are back doing what they do always, making silly mistakes and solving problems with the assistance of Toodles...although there's a twist- Toodles now has the ability to sing and [...]

>Tweetie Pie Bags Blogmania Sponsor Review

>I saw Tweetie Pie Bags on another blog about a month ago.  I fell in love.  Love, I tell you.  I'm sure by now you are all fully aware that we try to live a green life in our house, and my kids are enthusiastic supporters of this.  Part of living green includes our shopping [...]

10 Ways to Make Your Favorite Foods Healthier #SmartOnes

>You know, even if you aren't trying to lose weight, eating healthier is never a bad thing.  It's not like a doctor is ever going to look at you and say, "you need to eat more junk food, and add some trans fats to your diet, please."  So I am going to share with you, [...]

>Fairy Wonderful- Blogmania Sponsor Review

>Fairy Wonderful is one of those sites that makes me gasp when I click on new pages.  As a girl mom and a former tomboy, the over-the-top girlie stuff just makes me squeal.  Literally.  These tutus are excellent quality- they are tied AND sewn so nothing comes undone.  They really pay attention to details!! Fairy [...]

>Pear Tree Pen to Paper Challenge

>This week, I'm sending a card to my father...not to be confused with my dad, but my father, and his wife.  It's a long story but the synopsis: my father has chosen to not be involved in my life since I was 2.  There were a brief few months when I first met my husband [...]