Sponsored Video: Baby’s First Christmas

Christmas is one of my favorite times of year. I can't even explain it. The magic of it all almost overwhelms me. Seeing it through the eyes of children just makes my heart sing. And part of that magic for me is how much kindness and goodwill there is in everyday life. If only it ...

Be Our Guest for the Holidays with Suave (Prize Pack Giveaway 2 winners) #Suavescents

With 47 days until Christmas, and just 3 weeks until Thanksgiving,  it's time to start thinking about all of those details....your calendar, when to shop, when to wrap, when guests are expected to arrive.  We all want to be prepared, right?  For ourselves, and for guests?  Suave helps us to look good, feel  good everyday ...

ToysRUs grants wishes early: Sponsored Video #WishinAccomplished

I am Christmas crazy. I won't lie. I love it all.  Decorations, shopping, wrapping, carols, the spirit of giving, goodwill, smiles from strangers, well wishes...the holiday cards.  I do.  It's genetic- my mom was Christmas crazy, and my grama before her. While I love the excitement of everything the holidays bring, I always have been ...

Empowering Women for Mother’s Day #PintoEmpower (Giveaway)

empowering women together

As we celebrate mothers around the world this weekend, it seems to me that we should be doing what we can to celebrate women around the world in general- yes, mothers, but when we're looking to get something for a mother in our lives to show a token of our appreciation for all they do, ...

We kicked off the summer with a ConAgra Backyard Bash #BackyardBash

do you know where your food comes from

This weekend was Memorial Day.  The official kick-off to summertime.  We celebrated as many did, with a (low-key) barbecue bash for family and friends. We had some friends over for a #BackyardBash and had a blast in between the rolling thunder that kept threatening downpours and lightning every time we got into the pool....but we ...

SantasHideout.com: Safe, easy & magical gifting

Conde Nast has introduced parents to new way to organize Christmas.  No more sticky notes here, there and everywhere to say who was told what wish list item, and no more risk of kids seeing what you might be buying- Santa's Hideout lets kids enter their wish list, parents can edit, and family and friends ...

Archives.Com and WhitePages want to reconnect you with a family member #Giveaway

The holidays are here, for good, for bad, for everything in between.  Much of the holiday season focuses on family and togetherness- but what about family who is far away?  Family you haven't seen in a long time?  Family you haven't yet met?  Archives.com and WhitePages have teamed up to sponsor a really cool promotion ...