Multitasking made easy with Walmart Auto Care Center #DropShopandOil

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DropShopAndOil #CollectiveBias I don’t know about you but since I became a mother, I let my husband do all the car-related things.. I get exhausted even thinking about taking my van into the shop and then waiting in the small waiting area with my three kids (including one toddler who does NOT like to be cooped up for long)! For this reason, I have not {Read More}

SNICKERS Football Brownie Cake Recipe #BigGameTreats

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias No matter who you’re cheering for this coming week for the Big Game, there’s no question that you need a SNICKERS® Football Brownie Cake at your homegating party! A delicious mix between chewy brownies and peanuty-chocolate goodness of melted SNICKERS, this cake is easy to make and is a guaranteed hit with football and sugar lovers alike! What you need: 2 12-pack, fun-size {Read More}

Homeschool Life…..SO not what I expected.

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Homeschooling the boys has been really fun, although not what I expected.. I had all these plans, a crazy schedule and that only lasted a couple weeks, probably, before we settled into our own schedule, which was nothing like what I had planned. Has that happened to you? Our ‘before’ schedule looked like this… HAHA! I literally laugh when I look at it now. Oh, I had no idea… And here’s our ‘after’ (realistic) schedule that we have now… Now, {Read More}

Easy Spanish learning with Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids! @PTPA

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In our homeschool schedule, I have 30 minutes each day blocked off for foreign language learning. Spanish has been my favorite foreign language, since I was a kid, so I knew that’s what I wanted to teach my children as well. Both boys love learning different languages, whether it is videos, recordings or books, but by far, the easiest system for teaching them a new language is Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids. The Foreign Languages for Kids By Kids program has {Read More}

Phineas and Ferb: STAR WARS Family Movie Night – May the Ferb be with you!

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Oh man, talk about every little boy’s dream movie right here….! As a family, we watch Phineas and Ferb together all the time and the boys’ new obsession is STAR WARS. The two worlds unite in one awesome movie, Phineas & Ferb: Star Wars! My boys absolutely FLIPPED out when they opened the Phineas and Ferb: STAR WARS box that was filled with fun movie goodies! A couple summers ago, in a galaxy far, far away, Phineas and Ferb are happily basking {Read More}

Get Rollin’ in the New Year with the Combi Cosmo E Stroller

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As ya’ll know, I’m quite stroller-obsessed and have tested out many different styles and brands of strollers. One of my favorite brands, since Natalie was a baby, is Combi. I’ve had the Combi Catalyst stroller, the Combi High Chair, the Combi Coccoro car seat, and now the Combi Cosmo E, all of which have been some of my all-time favorite baby gear items! We are always on-the-go, so a good stroller is necessary for a good traveling experience, for me {Read More}

Easy ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve with Kids!


We all know that kids love to celebrate holidays, no matter what they are! And New Year’s Eve is no different! However, not all kids are ready to stay up till midnight to watch the ball drop, so it takes a little creativity to celebrate at a decent hour for them.. This year, Netflix has teamed with parents everywhere to help trick the littles into an early New Year’s Eve!! Yes, some of you will think this is cheating but for {Read More}

DIY Tummy Love Pillow for upset tummies @LittleRemedies

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As parents, we know how terrible it is when our children have tummy troubles.. We feel so helpless, as our kids are in pain, and we reach to our medicine cabinet for something to remedy their little tummies. In our home, we always try natural remedies first, before hitting the over-the-counter medicines, but with Little Remedies, I can get the OTC effects with the natural feel. Everything they need. Nothing they don’t. – Little Remedies slogan One of my favorite natural remedies {Read More}

Merry Christmas 2014

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Merry Christmas from our crazy home to yours! <3

Give the gift of reading with Rosetta Stone Kids Reading Program #HolidayGiftGuide #RSKids

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*Disclosure: I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rosetta Stone. I received a product and a promotional item to thank me for participating.*  We are VERY big readers in our home.. My husband and I love books and I am thrilled to be able to pass that down to our children! Cohen learned to read well at the end of Kindergarten and this year, in 1st grade, he seriously cannot read enough! We go to the library every {Read More}