Learning to ride with Schwinn SmartStart Bikes at Toys“R”Us!

Schwinn SmartStart

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Lunchbox but all opinions are my own. Learning to ride a bicycle for the first time is quite a milestone and teaching your child to ride can be a fun experience! It's one of those memorable times in a child's life that most will remember for years to come! When it comes choosing the right bike, Schwinn has your family covered every step of the way! Established in 1895, Schwinn is the go-to resource for the recreational bike rider. They want to be part ... [ Read More ]

Tips for Visiting Six Flags Great Adventure with Your Kids! #FamilyTravel @SFGrAdventure

Six Flags Great Adventure

We are SO excited for the season opening of Six Flags Great Adventure! We became season pass holders for the first time last year and found it to be well worth it! Whether you are a roller coaster enthusiast or just visiting with the family, There is so much to do for all ages. In addition, as season pass holders we get to visit the park at our convenience and take advantage of some other perks included in our membership.  There are a number of things you should know before visiting the park ... [ Read More ]

Celebrating Easter with PEEPS & COMPANY®! #PEEPSEASTER #ad

Celebrating Easter with PEEPS

Thank you The PEEPS & COMPANY® sponsoring this post! PEEPS have become a staple in the Easter baskets and most people recognize the iconic yellow PEEPS chicks that many have grown to love. I know when I was a kid, The Easter Bunny would put the yellow fluffy treats in my basket and the PEEPS tradition lives on with my children. E loves PEEPS® Rainbow Pop which features four chicks on a stick! It's a like a colorful PEEPS lollipop! She also enjoys classic PEEPS Marshmallow Chicks ... [ Read More ]

Understanding TV Parental Guidelines and Using Parental Controls. #FiOSNY

parental controls

This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Verizon FiOS. E is at that age where she now has the ability to use different devices like her tablet or television without help. I never really had to worry about what she was watching on TV or on her tablet because I have always supervised this kind of entertainment and for the most part, I was the one putting on the age appropriate show or movie. Most of those shows are movies are TV-Y which I knew was appropriate for all ages but now that ... [ Read More ]

Family Road Trip Essentials!

Road Trip Essentials

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Metromile. Get your quote today! Something you probably don't know about our family is that we often take road trips. We usually stay within the state and have we've been all over, from as north as Sussex county and as south as Cape May. There is so much New Jersey has to offer us including farms, beaches, boardwalks, national parks and more! There is always something new to discover right in our backyard! With all of the road tripping we do, it's ... [ Read More ]

Stomach Bug? Keep Your Kids Hydrated with Pedialyte! #goodbyeflu #seethelyte

Pedialyte at Walmart

I have been compensated by Pedialyte for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my own. The kids and I recently had some sort of stomach bug. E was having a hard time keeping things down while Aric didn't have much of an appetite. Aric in particular wan't interested in eating or drinking anything. When he did get something down, It didn't stay down for long! It's a helpless feeling when you can do very little to comfort your child. The only thing you can do for ... [ Read More ]

Why You Need the FiOS Mobile App! #FiOSNY ad

FiOS Mobile App

I've been a Verizon customer for a few years now but was first introduced to the FiOS Mobile App this past summer. I don't know how I went without it for so long but it has been such a life saver for a few different reasons! I can browse, record, watch and manage all from one app. If you're a FiOS customer or plan to become one, here are a few reason why you need the FiOS Mobile App! Why You Need the FiOS Mobile App! Browse. You can browse TV listings and find out what's On Demand with ... [ Read More ]

Capturing the Moment with our VTech VM343 Baby Monitor! #VTechBaby

Baby Monitor

As a mom of two, I understand why having a reliable baby monitor is important to parents like myself. Not only do baby monitors allow you to look in on your little one as they sleep with out disruption, they also give you an opportunity to take a peek into your child's world by being able to watch them at play without interfering. I love the idea of being able to capture moments with my eyes, and my camera, through my baby monitor. This is why I use the VTech VM343! You're probably ... [ Read More ]

Chapped Lips? Keep your Lips Moisturized and Hydrated with ChapStick!

Chapped Lips

What's in your bag? Something that I always have in my bag or purse is ChapStick®. If it's not in my bag, chances are I'm carrying it in my clutch or pocket. Not only is it a staple in my everyday beauty routine, Over the years ChapStick® has been my go-to product in defending against chapped lips. I've always been able to count on ChapStick® to keep my lips moisturized and hydrated. Did you know that each ChapStick® product has its own benefits for every lip need? ChapStick® Classic ... [ Read More ]

Date Night in with these Romantic Comedies on Netflix! #StreamTeam

Romantic Comedies on Netflix

Valentine's day is almost here and instead of a date night out, why not spend date night in with Netflix? Date nights at home are a perfect alternative for parents with young children or couples trying to save few a bucks. Kick back, dine on delivery, and relax with your significant other while watching these romantic comedies on Netflix! Romantic Comedies on Netflix 50 First Dates (2004) After falling for a pretty art teacher who has no short-term memory, a marine that and Marian has ... [ Read More ]

20 Valentine’s Day Books for Kids!

Valentine's-Day-Books

Looking for Valentine's Day Books for Kids? You've found the right place! This post contains affiliate links. Valentine's Day is right around the corner and it's the perfect time to add to your child's library! As you may know, reading to your little one promotes early literacy and language development. As your child get's older and begins to read on his or her own, having a library with books that pique their interest will encourage the development of reading skills. Here are 20 Valentine's ... [ Read More ]

Five ways to keep kids busy on a snow day! #FiOSNY

Snow day

This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Verizon FiOS. Although we haven't experienced a snow day yet, with all this talk of snow here in the New York area I'm making sure I'm prepared for when E has to stay home from school! Of course we will be spending a small portion of time outdoors to play in the fluffy stuff but how do I keep her stimulated for the rest of the day? Here are five ways to keep kids busy on a snow day! 1. Crafts! We already do quite a bit of crafting and I've ... [ Read More ]