Have a #DoveAllStarDad in your life? #Win a Trip to the MLB All-Star Game from Dove Men+Care! #Ad


This is a sponsored on behalf of Global Influence. Whether it be your own father or husband, Do you have an all-star dad in your life? My husband, Lonnie, is an #DoveAllStarDad for so many reasons! He is and amazing husband, father, and provider. He's totally a hands on dad, changing E's diapers, bathing her, and feeding her when she was a baby. He's always sang to her, whether it be a classic lullaby or one of his own silly songs that he makes up as he goes. E is a total daddy's girl. … [Read more...]

Lush Cosmetics Ultimate Pampering Package #Giveaway! #HBOLgiveaway


Lush Cosmetics Ultimate Pampering Package Giveaway April 22 - May 6, 2014 Hosted by: Lauren Paints | a beautiful life Co-Hosted by: Chronically Content,  Deliciously Savvy, & My Silly Little Gang I have teamed up with Lauren Paints| a beautiful life, Chronically Content, Deliciously Savvy, My Silly Little Gang and several other bloggers to give my readers the opportunity to win several different giveaways! I will be posting a new giveaway every couple of weeks to help my friend … [Read more...]

Green Toys Submarine Safe Seas Set {Review} @GreenToysinc #EarthDay


Many people I talk to now like the idea of "going green" which is a great thing considering we only have one earth to live on. I love the idea of my kids playing with toys that are "recycled" and "green" so I was thrilled to recieve the Submarine Safe Seas Set from Green Toys for review just in time for Earth Day! Green Toys are made with 100% recycled plastic milk containers right here in the good ole' USA! I also liked the way the set includes  book for children by Joel Harper titled "All … [Read more...]

Huggable Huggums Bubble Gum Baby Doll from Madame Alexander! @AlexanderDollCo


If you visit the blog often, you may have noticed a pink button under the "Brand Ambassador" section on the sidebar. Well, I'm super excited to officially announce that I'm a part of the Madame Alexander 2014 Mom Advisory Board! We recently had our choice of doll to review and I was quick to choose the Huggable Huggums 'Bubble Gum' baby doll. The 12 inch baby doll features blue eyes which open and close and light brown painted hair. The adorable outfit is super soft. The top is a pink … [Read more...]

Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure Review


We recently had the opportunity to attend Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure at Madison Square Garden in NYC! If you have a Jake fan, Sophia fan, or both, your child is not going to want to miss this show! Audiences will then embark on a journey to the magical world of Enchancia, where Sofia, her step-siblings Amber and James, and the entire kingdom are preparing for the annual friendship festival. Sofia has the honor of delivering the perfect gift to her royal … [Read more...]

Imaginative Play with Just Pretend Kids Costumes! @JustPretendKids


One of E's favorite things to do is dress up! From working as an Early Childhood Educator before having E, I can tell you that pretend play has many benefits and promotes imagination, social and emotional development and even problem solving skills! You can nurture your child's imagination in many ways including encouraging them to dress up in costume. We were recently introduced to Just Pretend Kids, a new company that makes high quality dress up costumes. These costumes inspire creativity … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Survive Car Trips with Baby


Some babies naturally enjoy car rides. Their lucky parents can easily plop them in the car and take off on trips, run errands, and even use the ride for soothing. Some are not so lucky and have a rough time taking car trips with baby. While E typically enjoyed car rides as an infant, We once traveled for over an hour with NON STOP screaming! The entire trip will forever be etched in our memory as the worst car ride of our lives! Each extended car ride from that point forward has been carefully … [Read more...]

Easter Oreo Truffles Recipe


I can't even begin to tell you how much I love Oreo Truffles! They are perfect for all occasions and lets face it, who doesn't like Oreos? With Easter just days away, here is a last minute recipe for super simple Easter Oreo Truffles that family and friends will want to devour! Ingredients: 1 package of Oreo cookies (36 Oreo Cookies) 8 oz cream cheese, room temperature 2 bags white chocolate Ghirardelli candy melts Easter sprinkles Directions: Line a baking sheet with … [Read more...]

Check out the New Dove Advanced Hair Series at Walgreens! #WeightlessHair #Ad


This is a sponsored on behalf of Global Influence. Is you hair flat, dull, or lifeless? If the answer is yes then we have something in common. Unfortunately my hair has no life or volume! It's flat and dry which makes it hard to style and for years, I've struggled with achieving that perfect look and have gone through a countless amount of hair care products. I'm really excited to share with you the New Dove Advanced Hair Series which is now available at Walgreens! The New Dove … [Read more...]

Spring Amazing Comfort #Sweepstakes!


Welcome to the Spring Amazing Comfort Sweepstakes Sponsored by QiPillow Organized by Mom Powered Media With Special Thanks to... Purple Monster Coupons, Memoirs of a Clueless Woman,My Dairy-Free Gluten-Free Life,& Everyday Windshield Did you know that 1 in every 4 Americans experiences chronic back pain? With many of us now spending our days sitting at a computer, even more of us are suffering from back pain, leading many of us to spend hundreds of dollars a year on pain relief … [Read more...]

Discovery Toys Review & Measure Up! Cups #Giveaway

Discovery Toys Review

Have you ever heard of a company called Discovery Toys? They have been around for 35 years, giving children fun, quality toys that are also educational (shhh don't tell the kids that though)! I recently signed up to be a consultant for this company in hopes of putting some awesome toys into our toy box and a little extra cash into my pocket for Summer time. When I first signed up with this company I worried it wouldn't pan out, just like my Avon business I signed up for years ago, that was my … [Read more...]

Caillou Talking Doll #Giveaway! #CaillouDoll


Can you believe that Caillou will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015? The award-winning brand that began as book series created by Christine L’Heureux and published by Chouette Publishing has been a animated preschool series since 2000. The animated series can currently be watched on PBS Kids and on PBS Sprout in the US. Caillou has won multiple awards, including two Parent’s Choice Awards, in consecutive years and has consistently ranked as one of the top 10 television series for … [Read more...]