Natural Baby Skincare from Baby Mantra! #BabyMantraLove


As a mom, I want the best for my kids. When it comes to skincare products for my little ones, I prefer ones that are natural and gentle on my baby and preschooler's skin. We recently had the opportunity to try some natural baby skincare products from Baby Mantra which included: 3-in-1 Bubble Bath, Shampoo & Wash Calming Lotion Newborn Shampoo & Wash Diaper Rash Ointment Calming Massage Oil Detangling Conditioner For those of you who aren't familiar with Baby Mantra, … [Read more...]

Trying to conceive? Find out sooner with First Response Early Result Pregnancy Test! #IC


I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for First Response. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. When my husband and I were first trying to conceive over four years ago, a lot was going through my mind. We had been trying for our first for a few months so when it came time to test, of course I wanted to know at early as possible! I did some research and decided to pick up a First Response Early Result … [Read more...]

Make it an awesome Father’s Day with the GoPro HERO+ LCD! #GoProatBestBuy


The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Whether you are looking for a device to start your summer off right or a Father's Day gift dad will remember, look no further! Skip the ties, golf gear and any ciche Father's Day gifts and head to Best Buy, the destination for the latest cameras and camcorders, including the new GoPro HERO+LCD which recently launched just in time for Father’s Day! If … [Read more...]

My Bright Smile app from Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures!


This is a sponsored post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. We have quite a few educational apps downloaded on our family tablet for E. These apps teach her all sorts of things such as counting, matching, reading readiness and more. We don't come across a lot of apps that promote and encourage oral health so when I was recently introduced to the My Bright Smile app from Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures, we couldn't wait to download it and explore what the app has to … [Read more...]

What to stream on Netflix when you’re pregnant! #StreamTeam


If you're reading this, you are more than likely pregnant and with that being said, Congratulations! If not, you are probably a lover of all things Netflix so here's a virtual high five to you! If you are both, then you've definitely come to the right place! When I was pregnant with baby Aric not too long ago, there was a point where I didn't want to leave my house. My feet were swollen, I was dealing with hypertension and managing gestational diabetes. Some days I just wanted to sit down, … [Read more...]

Support a local community Project with Walmart Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra! #UltraHug


We've been spending a lot of time outdoors lately, taking trips to parks and we're looking forward to hitting the beach soon! I love when we get the opportunity to take E and Aric outside for some fresh air and fun. With that being said, it's important that Aric have diapers that hold up on our journeys! Huggies has us covered with their Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers available at Walmart! I don't know what I would do without Huggies! Like a lot of parents, we went through some trial and error … [Read more...]

Kids can be a DJ with the Crayola DJ app!


This is a sponsored post on behalf of Legacy Games. I received compensation for my participation, but my review and opinions are my own. My nephew Angel loves making his own music and has a keyboard and some other instruments he uses. He has always showed an interest in mixing his own music just like a DJ and now he can be a DJ with the Crayola® DJ app from Legacy Games! This cool music creation app is recommended for kids 6+ and allows them to “Be the DJ.” Kids can learn the basics of … [Read more...]

New York Baby Show 2015 and the Momtrends Lounge. #MomtrendsLounge


This is a sponsored post on behalf of Momtrends for the New York Baby Show. All opinions are mine alone. Last weekend Baby Aric and I headed to Pier 92 in NYC for the New York Baby Show where new and expecting parents came to connect with over 150 maternity, baby, and toddler brands! Moms and dads found the best in baby brands, gear, and entertainment at the show! The show also gave parents the opportunity listen to expert speakers, take classes and more. If you are a new or event … [Read more...]

Celebrating real beauty with help from Dove and CVS! #BeautyStory


This is a sponsored post on behalf of Global Influence. Growing up, Dove products were always a staple in my mom's beauty routine and eventually, they became a part of my own. The product that started it all and something I consider somewhat of a family tradition is the Dove Beauty Bar which has always left our skin clean, soft and smooth. My mom has always been a big influence on what products I use for myself and my family and she has always influenced my thoughts on beauty. Mom … [Read more...]

Achieving a higher stage of confidence with Cottonelle! #GoCommando


Are you ready to Go Commando with Cottonelle? Get your FREE sample! Since having baby number 2, I haven't been feeling as confident because I've had such a hard time losing my baby weight. That recently changed though when the weather got warmer and I was able to start going on walks with my kids. I try to walk a mile or two, every other day while strolling the kiddos! Not only does it help me get in shape, It's a great way for my family to get outdoors for some fresh air! Some other … [Read more...]

Girls Night Out with Hot Pursuit! #HotPursuit #BH #ad


Who doesn't love a girls night out? I recently had the opportunity to attend a screening of Hot Pursuit presented by Warner Brothers and SheKnows Media with a few of my lady friends! Since having baby number two in December, I honestly haven't been out much so I was looking forward to the screening and catching up with friends! Hot Pursuit is a new comedy from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures starring Academy Award winner Reese Witherspoon (“Walk the Line,” “Wild”) and Sofía … [Read more...]

Dove Advanced Care Anti-Perspirant/Deodorant is #LoveAtFirstSwipe! #IC #sponsored


I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dove. I received a product sample and promotional item to thank me for my participation. A few weeks back I mentioned here on the blog that I would be trying out Dove Advanced Care Anti-Perspirant/Deodorant. I was looking to try a new anti-perspirant/deodorant because I tend to perspire a lot during the warmer weather and Dove Advanced Care Anti-Perspirant/Deodorant provides 48-hour odor and wetness protection. I'm … [Read more...]