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It Can Wait because it’s Just NOT Worth it!

Have you done it? Are you one of the bazillions of people who have done it in the car? I admit it, I have. I know you have heard the ad campaigns over and over about “It Can Wait” or “Don’t Text and Drive”, right? I see these people, young and old, every single day […]

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Ordering A Ring Sling From Sleeping Baby Productions

Calling all baby wearers! I’m here today to tell you about my experience with Sleeping Baby Productions. A brief personal back story – I wore my son pretty often from the newborn stage up until he started walking and didn’t want to be worn any longer. I wore him using my ergo carrier, which I always felt […]


The Next Great Series of Teen Books You’ll Love

Please tell me you didn’t think I was going to try and introduce you to Twilight or The Hunger Games? Although I have read those too, once they hit the big screen they kind of lose their luster. Everyone has seen them and you can no longer leave the characters and lands up to your own […]

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John Deere Gator Ride-on by Peg Perego Review

Our littlest Junior Gizmo guy is back and he has a pretty awesome toy to show you today. It’s no secret that all my kids are huge fans of battery powered vehicles, but at 6 years old, my youngest is currently the biggest fan. He could ride his vehicles (yes, he has more than one!) […]

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Kenmore Washer and Dryer Change the Laundry Game

This conversation is sponsored by Kenmore.  What would you do with more time? Read a book? Play with the kids? Take a nap? Partake in the Kenmore Dirty Girl Mud Run? Well, I’m about to tell you how to save time out of your busy mama schedule! One of my least favorite chores in the […]

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Our Summer Dance Parties with KIDZ BOP (GIVEAWAY)

*This giveaway is sponsored by Kidz Bop.  This giveaway is closed! Congrats to our winner – Cindy M.  Like most kids, summer is my children’s favorite time of the year. No school, no homework and no early wake-up calls (their bus comes at 6:40am during the school year!) top the list as their favorite things […]

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Mini Lime Tarts Recipe

Giving the perfect balance of tangy and sweet, today I’m sharing the recipe for these incredible mini lime tarts. Decadently refreshing, they consist of a buttery crust with a silky smooth citrus filling made with fresh lime juice, lime zest, egg yolks, and condensed milk, with swirls of fresh whipped cream on top.   These mini […]


8 Easy At Home Spa Treatments

We all need a good day full of pampering as far as I’m concerned, but the truth is that not all of us can afford a day at the spa every month. That’s why today I’m sharing 8 easy ways to pamper yourself in the comfort of your own home. These are quick and cheap […]

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Doona Infant Car Seat and Stroller Review (VIDEO)

Last fall we introduced you to the product that could change your infant car seat carrying days – the Doona Infant Car Seat. This innovative seat converts from infant car seat to lightweight travel system with integrated wheels. Performing as a standard infant car seat in the vehicle, you can remove it from the car, pop […]


The Most Refreshing Summer Sandwich

When I became a wife and mama I had elaborate dreams of homemade meals each night served with an entree, a side or two or three and a sweet little treat. In reality, that happens maybe every other week. And I’m finally okay with that fact. Even more, I’m becoming much smarter with our dinner plans, because […]