Woolite®: INSTAclean Pet Stain Remover Review #ad

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Woolite®. All opinions are those of our own. Alright y'all this is a product that I just HAVE to brag about. It truly works and is AMAZING. We have kids. We have pets. We have husbands or significant others. Let's face it, they are ALL messy!!! Whether it's spilling wine on the carpet, coffee, motor oil, dropping your foundation, your kid dropping their plate of spaghetti, there's so many messes that get … [Read more...]

Meta Appetite Control: Perfect for the Stressed Out Mom #MetaSnackID

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/ Meta Appetite Control. All opinions are those of our own. I know I’m not the only one who is trying to change their eating habits and get healthier for the New Year.  My main problem?  I like food and I like food a lot.  I tend to skip breakfast and then snack as much as possible for the rest of the day.  In my reading about nutrition, I came across this quiz “What Kind of Snacker Are You?” on … [Read more...]

Game Day Recipe: Make Your Own Italian Sub Boats #OEPBigGame

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Walmart/Old El Paso. All opinions are those of our own. Game Day is just around the corner and I recently was perusing around Walmart looking for ideas for recipes for the Big Game. I'm a huge fan of Old El Paso products, and I have used them for years. Of course using them for the normal things like tacos, quesadillas, nachos, and more, I came up with an idea to make Italian Sub Boats with the Whole Wheat … [Read more...]

Scotties Facial Tissues Welcomes The Homeless Into Permanent Housing

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Scotties Facial Tissues. I absolutely love sharing stories of people helping others. I fully support Scotties Facial Tissues as they welcome the homeless into permanent housing. I can't even imagine the love these people feel. January was a great month for 100 homeless people in Boston who are now living in permanent supportive housing thanks to the generosity of The Pine Street Inn. The Pine Street Inn is … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide – 3Wishes.com

This is a sponsored post on behalf of 3Wishes.com. All opinions are those of our own. Now that Christmas and New Year's is over, it's time to start thinking about Valentine's Day. It's only about a month away, which is just enough time to plan something fun for you and that special someone. Now I will say I try to stay very family friendly on my blog, and I'm going to still do so, but I just want to say some of the stuff on their site is a … [Read more...]

Best App for Moms: Merck Manual Consumer App #MerckManualApp

This is sponsored post on behalf of Merck. All thoughts and opinions are those of our own. Most of my readers are moms (or dads) and as you all know I'm a mom to two girls. Sometimes my kids have weird symptoms (I mean really, what kid doesn't?) and half the time I'm stumped on what's going on with them. I tend to turn to Google, even for myself when I have issues, and really, we all know that isn't that great of an idea because it seems like … [Read more...]

The Top 5 Reasons to Use Walmart Grocery – Shop Online and Pickup at Store #lifechanging

I tested out Walmart’s Online Grocery service mentioned in this post, and received grocery shopping funds from Walmart in order to do so. All opinions are those of our own. We all know we are busy creatures. Running around from here to there, you finally get home and realize you forgot to go grocery shopping. I don't know about you, but loading up the kids and heading to the grocery store is the last thing that I want to do after a busy hectic … [Read more...]

Thinning Hair? Don’t Worry Anymore with Women’s Rogaine #Hairapy #ad

This post was developed in partnership with Women’s Rogaine®. All opinions are my own. Being a woman is a lot of work, from putting on make up, getting our nails done, heading to the salon, and then the upkeep. Whew! Not to mention the cost of keeping up with it all. I don't know about you, but as I'm getting older, I have noticed my hair thinning a bit. Loss of volume, hair shedding, and visible scalp. The worst part is when you meet people the … [Read more...]

Carter’s Sweet Dreams for Giving Tuesday – #GivingTuesday

Did you know that today (November 29th) is #GivingTuesday? I have part­nered with Bloggin' Mamas and Carter’s to pro­mote Giv­ing Tues­day, a pro-social move­ment that encour­ages man­u­fac­tur­ers and oth­er par­tic­i­pants to sup­port char­i­ta­ble giv­ing on the first Tues­day after Thanks­giv­ing. This year marks Carter’s first Pajama Program for Giving Tuesday. For every Carter’s paja­ma pur­chased online today at www.Carters.com or at one … [Read more...]

Kenmore Elite Washer & Dryer Bundle Giveaway – Ends 11/30 #ad

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Shop Your Way. All opinions are thoughts of our own. I'm sure you all know how much laundry us moms and dads do...I don't know about you, but I do laundry daily. With two girls and myself, having laundry daily is inevitable. It's exhausting, as I'm sure you know, but I have good news for you though because laundry day could just get more awesome. Shop Your Way is giving away a Kenmore Elite Washer and Dryer … [Read more...]

Recipes

Game Day Recipe: Make Your Own Italian Sub Boats #OEPBigGame

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Walmart/Old El Paso. All opinions are those of our own. Game Day is just around the corner and I recently was perusing around Walmart looking for ideas for recipes for the Big Game. I'm a huge fan of Old El Paso products, and I have used them for years. Of course using them for the normal things like tacos, quesadillas, nachos, and more, I came up with an idea to make Italian Sub Boats with the Whole Wheat … [Read More...]

Game Day Recipe: Cheesy Sausage Stuffed Jalapenos #GameDayTraditions

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of SheSpeaks/P&G Products. All opinions are those of our own. It's no surprise that the BIG GAME is right around the corner, and we all KNOW that that means...FOOD! Oh and I guess FOOTBALL too :) I don't know about you, but as the woman in the house, I'm more excited about the food! We always seem to have a big get together for the game with a great turn out and my number one requested dish is and … [Read More...]

Recipe: Cranberry Orange Glazed Pork Chops #SmithfieldPork

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Smithfield at Walmart. All opinions are those of our own. I don't know about you, but it's always so hard for me to come up with really GREAT pork chop recipes. Sure you can bread them and bake them, Cook them up with some gravy, but bleh...those are the days of the past. I've been experimenting with different types of EASY but fun pork chop recipes and so far my family have really loved what I have came up … [Read More...]