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Step2 Play Up Gym Set Giveaway

It’s been pretty cold lately across much of the US and that has us thinking one thing – Spring! We can’t wait to get back outside and enjoy some warmth and sunshine! Thanks to the generous people at Step2, one lucky family is going to have a brand new Play Up Gym Set to enjoy […]

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A Bento Box for the Whole Family

When I started seeing bento-type toddler lunches popping up on social media, I was immediately intrigued!  If I found them so pretty and interesting, I knew my girls {especially Sophia} would.  I was also very overwhelmed.  I actually … [Keep Reading...]

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Birthday Bash: Cow Patties Cloth Diapers

When I started planning for the Rock 'N Rollin' Teeny Boppin' 1st Birthday Bash, I knew I really wanted to have a custom diaper for Sophia to match the Event and her 50s theme.  When I began to try to find a WAHM shop that … [Keep Reading...]

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Step2-Play-Up-Giveaway

Step2 Play Up Gym Set Giveaway

It's been pretty cold lately across much of the US and that has us thinking one thing - Spring! We can't wait to get back outside and enjoy some warmth and sunshine! Thanks to the generous people at Step2, one lucky family is going to have a brand new Play Up Gym Set to enjoy once all the snow melts! The Step2 Company, headquartered in Streetsboro, Ohio, is the largest American manufacturer of … [Read More...]

Bubble-Bum-Giveaway

Bubble Bum Booster Seat & $100 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway

As parents, you know we're passionate about car seat safety. We all want to keep our children as safe as possible, but sometimes unexpected circumstances can pop up and you might not be prepared. This is where Bubble Bum comes in! BubbleBum is the cost effective, portable, lightweight, brightly colored, inflatable car booster seat for children ages 4-11. It easily deflates and folds flat so it can … [Read More...]

Urbini Nursery Contest

Urbini Dream Nursery Contest

I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Urbini. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I have exciting news to share with all the soon-to-be or new parents out there... Urbini has added a new line of nursery furniture to its portfolio, including wooden cribs!  To showcase the new line, Urbini has created the Urbini Dream Nursery … [Read More...]

Water Table Giveaway

DIY Moon Dough [and a Review of the Step2 Cascading Cove Sand & Water Table] + GIVEAWAY!

I am a Step2 Ambassador and am partnering with Step2 for the following review. I received a product in exchange for my review and honest opinion. I have 2 super crafty girls.  Sophia always wants to do a craft and asks just about every single day for us to come up with a new activity.  So when our Step2 Cascading Cove Sand & Water Table arrived, I knew it was the perfect excuse for a new … [Read More...]

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St. Patrick’s Day Sweets

Are you counting down the days until the most famous green holiday?! Photos and recipes courtesy of FoodNetwork.com We'll be celebrating St. Patrick's Day on Monday, March 17th and there's no better way to celebrate than with super yummy and colorful snacks, sweets, and treats! I have 3 delicious recipes to share with you today to get satisfy your sweet tooth during this green … [Read More...]

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Spaghetti Soup with Mini Meatballs [+ $25 VISA Gift Card Giveaway]

This recipe for Spaghetti Soup with Mini Meatballs was created by me during a collaboration with Viva Italia Days at Publix: Hunts Tomatoes, Progresso™ Brand Products, Kraft Parmesan Cheese, Pillsbury™ Refrigerated Breads, Betty Crocker™ Cookies.  The information, products and Publix gift cards were provided by General Mills through Linqia. One of my family's go-to meals is Spaghetti.  I'd … [Read More...]

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Win a $200 Etsy Gift Card – Handmade from the Heart Grand Prize

Happy Valentine’s Day Eve and welcome to the [3rd annual] Handmade from the Heart Giveaway Hop, hosted by Lindsey Blogs and Viva Veltoro! This Hop has been such a success in the past that we brought it back for round 3 because it seems everyone loves beautiful handmade items! Each blogger in this Event has a handmade giveaway worth at least $25, so be sure to hop around and celebrate Handmade … [Read More...]

Only Things Certain in Life

The Only Things Certain in Life are Death, Taxes… and Insurance [Keep It Simple with TurboTax]

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and TurboTax, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #TurboTaxACA http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV It's mid-February which means Spring is just around the corner... that also means April 15th is right around the corner!  I would guess that my mailbox isn't the only one that is received W2's and 1099's and … [Read More...]

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Tortellini Florentine: Recipes that Hide Veggies

Valentine's Day is just around the corner. It's always difficult to think of something to buy for men. Here in the South, we have a saying, that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach.  This year, I've got you covered to help make it easy on yourself with this Tortellini Florentine recipe. Prepare this dish with a salad and bread, light some candles, and you'll have a nice dinner at home … [Read More...]

Chicken-Casserole

Warm Up with this Southern Chicken Casserole Recipe

It's cold here in Tennessee and there's no better way to warm up than with a delicious, Southern, warm casserole.  This recipe for Chicken Casserole skips all the bells and whistles and is just plain ole delicious! This Chicken Casserole recipe has been in my cookbook for almost 15 years now and is one that honestly is delicious anytime of the year, but there's something home-y and warm about … [Read More...]