Family Movie Night! Watch SING Special Edition at home March 3rd

This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. SING Special Edition arrives on Digital HD March 3rd, and on Blu-ray & DVD onMarch 21st! Perfect for family movie night!  I LOVE when movies are *out* and we can watch them at home.  Especially when they have such an amazingly talented cast in them, all of ...

Disney’s Dream Big, Princess Comes to Life

Dream Big Princess Encouraging Kids to Follow their Dreams from This Mama Loves

Disney's "Dream Big, Princess" Comes to Life This post is sponsored by Disney. All opinions are my own. As a child, I was surrounded by so many amazing women that helped to instill in me the strengths and values I have today, including my mother, who was a lawyer before many women were involved in law. I ...

Trolls Inspired Sugar Cookies

Trolls Sugar Cookie Recipe | This Mama Loves

Trolls Inspired Sugar Cookies This post is sponsored by DreamWorks. All opinions are our own. We love DreamWorks’ Trolls at our house. I mean, what is not to love!? Trolls are joyful, they sing, they hug, they just make you feel plain happy! And in today's busy and hectic world we need that! When I saw the ...

Surfs Up 2: WaveMania DIY No Sew Beach Bag

Surf's Up 2 Inspired No Sew Beach Bag from This Mama Loves

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 night, we ...

Family Friendly TV: Growing Up McGhee #GrowingUpMcGhee #WatchUPandWin

 “This post is sponsored by UP TV; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.” Our life is never dull.  With a house full of kids I don't think dull, quiet, or boring is ever a proper description for our life.  We often compare having 3 boys each a year apart with what it might be ...

A Dog’s Purpose

A Dog's Purpose

In the day to day chaos of a busy life, it’s hard to keep track of simple things that are important.  Seeing the negativity and division that is so present in the world today, sometimes we all need a touchstone to remind us of love, loyalty and devotion.  That’s a dog’s purpose.  Dogs love us unconditionally ...

Chocolate & Coconut Snowball Truffles Recipe: #TheSecretLifeofPets Snowball Treat

Chocolate and Coconut Snowball Truffles Recipe from This Mama Loves

Chocolate & Coconut Snowball Truffles Recipe: Secret Life of Pets Snowball Treat One of my entire family's favorite movies this summer was The Secret Life of Pets.  Maybe it's because we're animal lovers, but this movie hit all the right chords. We humans can FINALLY know what our pets do all day when we're not with ...

Holiday SING movie trailer plus #SINGmovie in theaters December 21

Holiday SING movie trailer plus #SINGmovie in theaters December 21 I've been hearing about the SING movie in my house for months, usually in the form of "Mommy, can we go see SING movie now at the movie theater?" and it's getting closer.  We have about a month to wait but it's coming up fast! We ...

Digital HD release of #TheSecretLifeofPets movie today! #PetsPack

One of our favorite traditions is to have family movie night on Thanksgiving Eve. Usually my husband gets out of work early, the kids have a half day, and since no one has to get up and moving too early on turkey day itself, we can stay up a little bit late. This year, we're ...

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays #NorthPoleNinjas #giveaway

Teaching Kids to Gift Kindness at Christmas

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays with North Pole Ninjas Bring kindness back to Christmas! Thanks to our friends at Penguin Young Readers for sponsoring today's post about inspiring kids to gift kindness. I'm always up for reading new books, and when it comes to kids' Christmas themed books, I'm a sucker. I won't even lie. ...