Make Mornings Count: Get Your Energy with Cheerios Protein


While 9 out of ten (89%) parents see the importance of starting the day with a protein-rich breakfast, half (51%) admit there isn’t time to prepare it. The vast majority of parents (almost three-fourths) feel that their family doesn’t get enough protein in the morning. 2 out of every 5 see the time it takes […]

Disrupt the Pink Aisle with GoldieBlox PLUS GIVEAWAY

GoldieBlox Giveaway

***Disclosure: Disclosure: I participate in this program on behalf of GoldieBlox and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own*** GoldieBlox is more than a toy; it’s a movement. It’s about nurturing a generation of girls who are more confident, courageous, and tech-savvy. It’s about opening our girls’ minds beyond the pink aisle at the toy […]

Muppets Most Wanted Out on DVD & Blu-Ray


Disney’s “Muppets Most Wanted” takes the entire Muppets gang on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe’s most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid, Dublin and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine—the World’s Number One Criminal and […]

The Hundred Foot Journey Brings People Together Through Food


Usually, when a movie is based on a book I always read it beforehand. This time however I did not get a chance and I think I enjoyed it more than if I knew what was coming. 100 Foot Journey is just that….A journey of young man Hassan Dayal (Manish Dayal) and his family. A […]

Guardians of the Galaxy Will Get You Hooked on a Feeling and Blow You Away


I’m a HUGE fan of the MARVEL franchise and what I like most is that they keep surprising me. Each movie is unique in it’s own way and fights to it’s place within the MARVEL universe. When I first heard about Guardians of the Galaxy…..Let’s just say I wasn’t quite sure what to think. Some […]

Headed to the Pool In Style With PEEPS #PEEPSONALITY


The wonderful combination of sweet colored sugar and fluffy marshmallow creates an unforgettable taste experience. PEEPS® Brand Marshmallow Candies are made by Just Born, Inc., a family-owned candy manufacturer. We make everyone’s favorite candies: MIKE AND IKE®, HOT TAMALES®, TEENEE BEANEE® Gourmet Jelly Beans, GOLDENBERG’S® PEANUT CHEWS®, and of course, PEEPS® Brand Marshmallow Candies We […]

Thrill Seeker: Check out the World’s TALLEST SkyCoaster at Fun Spot USA


Thrill rides…..I love them, but get scared every single time. I usually like to go first so I don’t overthink it. As long as someone else was going to pull the rip cord (thanks Rochelle!) I figured, “ok….ok I CAN do this.” First, a bit about the SkyCoaster: Height Requirement: 42”For the ultimate thrill seeker! […]

Eat, Drink, and Laugh at Dick’s Last Resort Gatlinburg


Let it be known that I’m down for a good time….I have a great sense of humor and can poke fun at myself with the best of them. I had heard about Dick’s Last Resort for about a year from friends and FINALLY had a chance to give them a try. AMAZEBALLS! Yes I said […]

Maleficent: True Love in a New Light


Maleficent is an origin story at it’s finest. We always see the “villain” in mostly a one dimensional arc. They are cursing people, taking away love, life, and laughter, etc. This reminds me a bit of the newest Oz film by Disney, in that it shows you why a villain like Maleficent becomes the “bad […]

Snugg iPad mini Ultra Thin Case REVIEW


***Disclosure: I received a Snugg Case to review as compensation. However, my opinions are entirely my own and I have not been paid to publish positive comments.*** Our stunning red iPad mini case is one of the most popular colors in the Ultra Thin range. Protect your investment and make the most of your tablet […]

Spend Earth Day watching Disneynature BEARS


***Disclosure: I attended #DisneynatureBears Event My flight, lodgings, and expenses were covered by Disney, ABC, and myself. All opinions are 100% mine. *** In an epic story of breathtaking scale, Disneynature’s new True Life Adventure “Bears” showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life’s most […]

CK Mondavi and the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund Contest

Wine Wednesday

The Wines What sets CK Mondavi wines apart? We believe it is our 70 year commitment to creating high quality, American grown and produced wines of exceptional value. Our family winery, established in 1943, has been creating fine wines for four generations and has a passionate commitment to quality winemaking. We harvest grapes at their […]

Take the Family To See a GREAT Action Movie with Captain America: The Winter Soldier


***Disclosure: I attended The #CaptainAmericaEvent . My flight, lodgings, and expenses were covered by Disney and myself. Pictures provided by Disney. All opinions are 100% mine. *** Captain America: The Winter Soldier HITS theaters today with a bang you will want to see! So grab the family and go check out the latest installment in […]

Don’t Try and Define Me: Divergent Movie Review


***Disclosure: I saw this movie as compensation for my review but all opinions are 100% mine.””*** With all the YA fiction hitting the screens the past few years there may be a bit of burn out on the subject. Then something comes along that is a little bit different and re-awakens the whole genre again. […]