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, [...]

Tween Skin Care Routine: Teaching your tween the importance of skin care

Tween Skin Care Routine This Mama Loves

This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson and I received complimentary products to facilitate my post. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsements and testimonials in advertising. All thoughts and opinions are my own. My oldest is a full fledged tweenager now. She's [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Big Game Favorites

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Game Day Recipes from This Mama Loves

We are VERY excited in this house for the big game on Sunday! Our beloved Patriots are playing and we are really looking forward to the game, the commercials, and of course, THE FOOD.  Bring it on, already! WOOT!  (I should probably admit now that my son is totally routing for Atlanta, because he's a [...]

Valentine’s Cherry Strawberry Screwdriver Cocktail Recipe

Valentine's Day Cherry Strawberry Screwdriver Cocktail from This Mama Loves

It's not every day that I enjoy a little adult beverage. Cocktails are an occasional thing for me not a regular indulgence. But every so often, I do enjoy a little something. These Valentine's Cherry Strawberry Screwdrivers my friend Derrick came up with are so amazing (and you can make them a mocktail, just skip [...]

 National Drug & Alcohol Facts WeekSM #NDAFW

This post brought to you by National Institute on Drug Abuse. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. With one child becoming a teenager this year and another in a couple of years, not to mention 3 toddlers who will follow in several years, the concern of drug and alcohol [...]

Pressure Cooker Potato & Corn Chowder

Instant Pot Corn and Potato Chowder Recipe from This Mama Loves

Winter to me means flavorful soups that have tons of texture and are the ultimate in comfort food.  This usually means a soup slowly cooked on the stove or in a slow cooker that needs to be tended to often. That is no longer the case with recipes made up in your Instant Pot or other [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Valentine’s Day Recipes

  I made it one day to toning class last week. I had it scheduled but all 3 kids were home sick.  I did go buy a medicine ball after they went back to school on Friday so if this happens again, I can at least do a few things at home and not miss [...]

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 [...]

Homemade Gluten Free Gnocchi

Homemade Gluten Free Gnocchi

My family loves gnocchi but it's one of those foods that is hard to find in a gluten free option available in the stores.  Gnocchi, if you aren't familiar, is like a potato dumpling.  We like to think of them as these perfect, little potato pillows.  Like most things we love, I experiment making our [...]

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 [...]

DICK’S Sporting Goods Jersey Report #jerseyreport

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DICK'S Sporting Goods for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Does everyone in your house cheer for the same NFL team?  I sometimes wish it were that way here.  We're Patriots fans.  Well when I say we, I speak for the adults and girlsin [...]