Birthday Express Busytown Party

  I grew up reading the Richard Scarry books and have such fond memories of all the characters. Now that Busytown is popular again my children just LOVE watching them on t.v. I feel good about letting them watch this show and know that it is kid-friendly and innocent. Both my 3 and 6 ...

Don’t Forget!! The “How I Fought And Beat a Monster of a Stain Contest” ends April 20

The How I Fought And Beat a Monster of a Stain Contest ends April 20!  Have you entered yet?  Remember, it isn't just a prize that goes to the three winners- the winners' schools will also receive $2000 in athletic equipment.  I just left a Board of Finance meeting and if the towns you are all ...

One Tree Hill Season Nine: New Challenges

One Tree Hill Season 9 DVD

Season Nine brought new challenges for each of the One Tree Hill characters: Brooke & Julian deal with being new parents, Haley tries to find a kidnapped Nathan and Clay starts sleepwalking and forgetting periods of time. I can most relate to Brooke & Julian dealing with being new parents, since it wasn't so very long ...

#Chimpanzee Prize Pack Giveaway #MeetOscar

I am over the top excited for today.  Not only will we be attending the red carpet premiere of #Chimpanzee, Disneynature's newest film, we will also have the chance to interview Dr. Jane Goodall, the McCain sisters, the directors of the film and more...it promises to be an amazing day!!  When we arrived here at ...

Take a Break from Spring Cleaning and win $50 Visa Gift Card!

Spring is here, which means spring cleaning is close behind.  With 2 of my 3 kids having seasonal allergies, keeping the house clean and reducing the amount of allergens is more important than ever.  We have a central vaccuum unit in our home but I remember my mom always liked Miele vacuum cleaners because they can help reduce ...

Finn and Emma Baby Clothing Review and Giveaway!

Looking for some organically grown, fresh, hip baby clothing? I have the PERFECT place for you. I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE Finn and Emma baby clothing.  This site is my new obsession. When I recently ran across their site, I just HAD to try out their scooter pattern on my little guy. These pieces are so gorgeous ...

Ultimate Baby Shower $2500 Baby Nursery #Giveaway

Having a baby means buying or acquiring lots of baby necessities.  The crib, a place to put their clothing, something for them to wear, the cost can rise very high, very quickly.  A great group of bloggers and companies have come together to give away...everything! Just check out this prize list!   Nursery Furniture: Crib and Dresser- Sponsored ...

7 Day Dream Vacation #Giveaway!!! #DisneyGlobalGiveaway

I got the most exciting news last night!!  One lucky person will win a 7 day DREAM vacation for 4 to Orlando, Florida!!  That's right- one lucky, LUCKY person will be winning a 7 day vacation that includes: 4 Bedroom Global Home for 7 nights 4 tickets to Disney World 4 tickets to Sea World 4 tickets to Aquatica Dinner ...

Simplisse Double Electric Breast Pump Review and Giveaway

All nursing moms know the importance of having a good, no GREAT, breast pump. I have personally tried several different types and brands of pumps with mixed results. I do know that if you are going to pump, you want a double electric breast pump. This is definitely the most efficient and convenient way ...

Girl Frenzy Designs Bloom Lime Monogram Platters

Monograms make me happy. Pretty platters make me happy.  Monogrammed platters that have a pretty pattern make me very, very happy.  Look at this adorable Bloom Lime Platter Girl Frenzy Designs sent me a few weeks ago!  It came right when we had a bout of super warm weather and grilled out for several days ...