What brings you #JOY this

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Have the Family Know Your

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What 14 Years of Marriage

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Have to get an Ugly

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IT'S HERE: Star Wars: The

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The Park is Open: Jurassic

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Getting Ready For The Holiday Parties With my #HealthyEssentials Products


***Disclosure: This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. *** Is your schedule jam […]

In 2 days I’ll be going #IntoTheWoodsEvent and attending #ABCFamilyEvent

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1 more adventure before the year ends and in true Disney style is will be EPIC! First I’m going Into The Woods which opens on 12/25 (Christmas Day). If you have yet to hear about this film…well let me tell you all about it: “Into the Woods” is a modern twist on several beloved fairy […]

What brings you #JOY this holiday season?


***Disclosure: I received compensation for my work on this post. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. All opinions are 100% mine. *** The Holiday season is in full effect and I want to take a moment and share what is bringing me #JOY this Holiday season. My family. […]

Have the Family Know Your Recipe For Safety This Winter with Kidde + GIVEAWAY

Kidde Fire Extinguishers

Did you know that the winter months are the deadliest season for home fires? It’s true. In fact, most fatal home fires happen in homes with no smoke alarm or no working alarm. PLUS, nearly five times as many Americans know the shelf life of a Twinkie than know the recommended operating life of a […]

SparkUp: The Magical Book Reader GIVEAWAY

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The Sparkup Magical Book Reader is a revolutionary device that clips directly on to any picture book and reads it aloud in your voice. You can record the book yourself, in any language, and add your own personal touches; or download professionally recorded stories, complete with sound effects, directly from the Sparkup website. While recording, […]

LifeProof nuud Review PLUS Giveaway


As I was headed to Malaysia I was searching the internet for the BEST and most comprehensive iPhone case for my 5. There are many options out there and after considerable thought I decided the LifeProof iPhone 5/5s Case – nüüd was the one for me. SPECS: nüüd protects iPhone 5/5s from drops and dunks, […]

What 14 Years of Marriage Has Taught Me


So the blog has been sparse because Brian took me on a surprise anniversarry trip last weekend though mid week. We went to Gatlinburg TN, which was also where we went directly after we were married for our mini honeymoon. We also went to Gburg for our 4 year anniversary which was where we found […]

Have to get an Ugly Christmas Sweater for the Holiday Party


Remember those ugly sweaters you had to wear during those holiday photo sessions in the 80s? Yeah, you know which ones I’m talking about. If we all dig into our photos we have at least one. Now however those sweaters are famous again….WHY? For Ugly Christmas Sweater Holiday Parties of course and that’s where http://www.myuglychristmassweater.com/ […]

CharcoCaps No Worries Holiday Eating Giveaway

Charco Caps

The Holiday season is now here which means eating some of your favorite foods! Unfortunately that also means that sometimes you may have a bit of bloating or the not so wonderful gas from the extra eating. This is where CharcoCaps come in. What are they? CharcoCaps Anti-Gas Formula is a unique, safe, naturally-gentle dietary […]

One of my Favorite TV Events of the Year: ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas

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The Holiday season is just FULL of Epic TV events and every year I can’t wait for when ABC Family begins their annual 25 Days Of Christmas Event. ABC Family’s “25 Days of Christmas,” cable’s biggest programming event of the year, returns with 25-continuous days of holiday-themed entertainment for the whole family. From December 1 […]

IT’S HERE: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Info and Trailer


The May 25, 1977 theatrical debut of Star Wars –- on a scant 32 screens across America — was destined to change the face of cinema forever. An instant classic and an unparalleled box office success, the rousing “space opera” was equal parts fairy tale, western, 1930s serial and special effects extravaganza, with roots in […]

Give the Gift of Manhood Old Spice PLUS GIVEAWAY


***Disclosure: This review and giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Old Spice. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.””*** Gifting Old Spice is a holiday tradition passed on from grandfathers to dads to sons – helping smellcome new generations of […]

Netflix original VeggieTales in the House + Dynamic Duos

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Check out our list of ‘dynamic duo’ titles to stream on Netflix, which demonstrate the value of all kinds of friendships — whether it’s a sibling bond, classmate or furry friend 1. Bob and Larry: VeggieTales in the House 2. Bert and Ernie: Sesame Street: Elmo and Friends 3. Bo and Dezzy: Bo on the […]

Thinking about Financial Freedom with Capital One 360 + BLACK FRIDAY SALE


It’s the end of the year and that means going over finances and making a plan for next year. We are currently concentrating into moving into a new space. We still want to live in the same area since that is where the kiddos go to school and have friends, etc. Besides we love our […]