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  • freshCosleeping Means Your Kid Will Never Want to Sleep in Their Own Bed!
    If you start letting your kid sleep in your bed, they will never want to leave! This is what I heard from a lot of people prior to having my first child. So I decided I’d never let our babies sleep with us. And then my first was born and the minute…
    - 1 hour ago, 17 Nov 17, 2:00pm -
  • freshMake Holiday Meals Effortless With The Express Pot Multi-Cooker
    The holidays are fast approaching and in our house that means between Christmas cookies, homemade gifts, and then of course, those delicious Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s meals, Mom rarely leaves the kitchen. I love cooking and baking (it…
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Nov 17, 5:00am -
  • freshLovely Candy Co. ~ Delicious Family Favorites {+ Giveaway}
    I received product from Lovely Candy Co. to facilitate this review.  All opinions are my own. Now that November is half over, I’m already on the hunt for Christmas prep.  We have five children and I always feel like there is just so much to do. …
    - 10 hours ago, 17 Nov 17, 5:00am -
  • JambuKD & M.A.P ~ Kids Winter Boots {Review}
    I received product from JambuKD and M.A.P. to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own. Well, it’s Winter all right.  We’ve had a couple small snowfalls here already.  One was even in October!  And while the kids were disappointed that…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 2:00pm -
  • Holiday Gift Guide for Babies and Toddlers Prize Pack!
    The holiday season is such a wonderful time, especially when you have a little one in the house! We’ve teamed up with some of our favorite parenting blogs to bring you a HUGE giveaway with products to delight your baby or toddler this holiday seaso…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Nov 17, 5:01am -
  • Rose’s Razors – Affordable, Thoughtfully Designed Razors {+ Giveaway}
    This post is sponsored by Rose’s Razors.  All opinions are my own. No shave November needs to move over for Smooth Days December! With all the holiday parties, family gatherings, and fun, having smooth legs is top on my list of things to have.  H…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 2:00pm -
  • A Festive (And Stress-Free) Holiday Hostess Gift
    Flowers, chocolate, and wine are always appropriate hostess gifts. But this time of year, I don’t know about you, but I always feel the pressure to find a unique and festive present for each of our holiday hosts. Instead of putting unnecessary stre…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 8:43pm -
  • P. King Duckling is Now on Netflix! Win 1 of 5 Target Gift Cards to Celebrate!
    Have a little P. King Duckling fan in your household? You’ll be glad to hear this Disney Junior show is now streaming on Netflix! Ruth from Viva Veltoro had got some great P. King Duckling party ideas so you can have an in-home streaming party for…
    - 3 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 5:00am -
  • Find Out If You’re the Winner of the Gymboree Gift Card
    Thanks for participating in the Gymboree Flash Giveaway! The lucky winner is Kelly Shirey Shafer! Congratulations Kelly! Please send me a private message on Facebook with your full address, phone number, and email address so I can get the gift card…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 1:24am -
  • Look Your Best With 7 Charming Sisters Jewelry {+ Giveaway}
    This post is sponsored by 7 Charming Sisters Jewelry.  All opinions are my own. When it comes to jewelry, there are so many styles out there.  Thankfully!  Because frankly, it seems that everyone goes in seasons on their preferences.  While I use…
    - 4 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 1:00pm -

Baby Giveaways Galore

  • Snowshoeing Mount Liberty and Mount Flume, NH. {4000 Footers}
    On Saturday, March 18th 2017, Monica and I went snowshoeing Mount Liberty and Mount Flume in New Hampshire. These two mountains were #21 and #22 on our list to complete all 48 mountains over 4000...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit…
    - 24 Mar 17, 11:13am -
  • Weekly Fitness Report {13/02/17}
    I have created this weekly fitness report to keep track of all of my workouts. I really believe in recording your workouts. I find it keeps me accountable and ensures that I exercise to have...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for…
    - 13 Feb 17, 3:07pm -
  • Encourage Child Readers with an Online Log
    Books are hugely important to me. I am an avid reader and my dream is for my sons to love books as much as I do. I read to my boys as often as I can. If they ask me to read to them, I stop whatever I...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 10 Feb 17, 1:38pm -
  • Weekly Fitness Report {06/02/17}
    I have created this weekly fitness report to keep track of all of my workouts. I really believe in recording your workouts. I find it keeps me accountable and ensures that I exercise to have...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for…
    - 6 Feb 17, 3:53pm -
  • Weekly Fitness Report {30/01/17}
    I have created this weekly fitness report to keep track of all of my workouts. I really believe in recording your workouts. I find it keeps me accountable and ensures that I exercise to have...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for…
    - 30 Jan 17, 12:35pm -
  • Hiking Mount Jackson, NH in Winter (4000 Footers)
    On Sunday, January 22nd 2017, Monica and I headed out to complete our 20th mountain over 4000 feet in New Hampshire. We started hiking the mountains during the summer of 2014. So we have been working...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 27 Jan 17, 12:28pm -
  • Mental Blox 360 3D Building Game REVIEW #LearningResources
    The holidays are right around the corner and if you are still in need of gift ideas, check out the Mental Blox 360 3D Building Game from www.learningresources.com.   Product Description New for...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website…
    - 13 Dec 16, 5:32pm -
  • Hiking Mount Hancock and South Hancock, NH {4000 Footers}
    My hiking partner, Monica, and I have been steadily working through the list of 48 mountains over 4000 feet in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. For the last three years we have done a hike of...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi…
    - 28 Nov 16, 2:46pm -
  • Alphabet Felt Learning Activity for Kids
        I bring my four-year-old son to a local play group twice a week. They have many toys and crafts for the kids to play with freely. One of the activities is a felt board with felt...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full l…
    - 2 Nov 16, 11:08am -
  • Button Bats – Craft for Kids
    My mother gave me a huge box full of buttons a while ago and I have been excited to try out some new crafts with my kids. This week in anticipation of Halloween we created Button Bats craft for kids....[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my we…
    - 21 Oct 16, 10:55am -

Oh So Savvy Mom

  • Spiced Plum Jam Recipe – Sweet and So Delicious!
    Hope you love this Spiced Plum Jam Recipe as much as I do! This post contains affiliate links. Should you choose to purchase through any of these links, just know…you’re awesome.  Until this summer, I never understood the work that comes with ha…
    - 12 Sep 16, 4:12am -
  • Smartphone Savings that Will Also Save Your Sanity – ZTE Grand X Max 2 at Cricket Wireless
    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of ZTE Grand X Max 2 for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know I just recently switched to android? It’s true. Some say that I’ve gone to the dark side. I say that at last I’ve seen the…
    - 6 Sep 16, 11:05pm -
  • 20 Tasty Low Carb Lunch Recipes!
    Back to school time always seems like a great time to start things fresh. With the recent health issues I’ve been having, it has become even more important that I eat well. While I think in general my diet is pretty good–I don’t eat very much i…
    - 29 Aug 16, 8:51pm -
  • Our Epic Summer Summary – Yellowstone, Beaver Mountain Lodge, and More!
    Long time no see! This summer has been crazy and brutal and wonderful all at the same time. I started out the summer with some annoying health issues. The kind you have when your body is telling you it simply cannot maintain the kind pace you’ve be…
    - 24 Aug 16, 6:57pm -
  • Empowering Kids by Teaching Them to Make their Own School Lunch
    Thank you to Sprout’s and Box Tops for sponsoring this conversation! Happy New School Year! We have had such an amazing summer! I’m not sure I’ve ever packed so much fun into two months before. But..(you knew it was coming, right?) I need some…
    - 15 Aug 16, 5:15pm -
  • I’m Thrilled to be a Generation Graco Blogger! #ExtendTheTrip
    Thanks so much to Graco for sponsoring this announcement! I’m kind of in love with baby gear. Just ask my sisters or my sisters-in-law…or you can just rifle through all the baby gear reviews on my site. LOL I can’t help myself though. I grew u…
    - 29 Jul 16, 7:53pm -
  • Creamy Berry Probiotic Kefir Pops Recipe!
    A big thank you to Smucker’s for sponsoring today’s Probiotic Kefir Pops recipe! My boys have been eating these like crazy this summer! I started making milk kefir for my family a couple years ago. Kefir is a fairly unique probiotic drink. Made f…
    - 17 Jul 16, 12:16pm -
  • Disneyland Tickets Discount! 3 Days Left!
    I know, I know, I’m totally out of my regular schedule with this blog post, but I couldn’t pass up telling you about this sale. Discount Disneyland Tickets! With the price of Disneyland tickets increasing almost as fast as the temperatures in Sou…
    - 24 Jun 16, 4:34pm -
  • Enjoying a Family Vacation in the Algarve
    Summer is finally here and the task has fallen upon you to organize your family vacation, with all the tribulations that it brings! You like a good old fashioned road trip, but the kids aren’t up for all that time in the car. Why not try something…
    - 21 Jun 16, 3:30pm -
  • Easy Product Swaps for a Healthier Life

    - 17 Jun 16, 12:09am -

Ahh Mazing Reviews

Mommy Living the Life of Riley

  • Understanding the Dermaroller (Micro-Needling) Skincare Technique
    If you have skin problems that seem like they will plague you forever, don't give up hope yet. Maybe you’ve tried aesthetic lasers and other laser procedures and you simply haven't found the right treatment yet. One treatment that you could try is…
    - 15 Sep 15, 5:16am -
  • Your Dream Vacation is Within Your Reach
    If you love vacations, it’s worth getting membership in a vacation club such as Royal Holiday to get a wide variety of destinations at affordable prices. When you become a member of a vacation club, you’ll have access to hotels, resorts and cruis…
    - 24 Nov 14, 8:26am -
  • Four Ways to Show Your Love of Vintage at Home
    Thanks to the popularity of the television series "Mad Men," more people now have an interest in mid-century modern and vintage designs than ever before. While these pieces lost popularity during the 1980s and 1990s, its sudden resurgence led to high…
    - 28 Aug 14, 6:11pm -
  • Custom Foam Cushions for Your Home
    Custom foam cushions can do more than serve one piece of furniture in the home. A homeowner who uses their foam cushions the right way can make every part of their home a comfortable place to rest, relax and rejoice in peace.On FurnitureMost furnitur…
    - 19 Aug 14, 7:56am -
  • The Many Benefits of Patios and Pergolas
    Australian residents who want to have patios, pergolas or other outdoor structures installed in their yards will find it beneficial to work with a company that will design and build the structure. Patioliving.com.au is one of the companies in Austral…
    - 22 May 14, 6:14pm -
  • How Best to Choose a Reputable Insurance Company
    In order to better meet their needs, consumers would be well-advised to reevaluate their insurance coverage and company yearly. The reasons for this are that life situations change, and with them insurance needs also change. Many people tend to go wi…
    - 15 Jan 14, 5:53am -
  • Finding the Best Online Canadian Pharmacy is Easy
    As online shopping becomes more and more popular, so does shopping for medication through online pharmacies. Fortunately, it is relatively simple to acquire your medication through a pharmacy via the Internet, and the advantages gained include the fo…
    - 14 Dec 13, 9:22am -
  • Make Sure to Include The Gift of Lights & Snow at TMS in Your Family’s Holiday Celebrations!
    The Gift of Lights & Snow at TMS is one of the most visited holiday parks in North Texas, featuring a drive-thru holiday spectacular light show with over two million LED lights and 600 unique holiday displays across 1.7 miles at Texas Motor Speedway.…
    - 16 Nov 13, 3:59pm -
  • Get a Jump Start on Your New Year’s Health Goals with Sprint, Moto X and Fitbit Flex #SprintMom
    Disclosure:  I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review.   Now that school is in full swing and the holiday rush is creeping in, life couldn't be any bu…
    - 15 Nov 13, 7:33pm -
  • Give the Gift of Healthy Cooking with a T-fal OptiGrill
    Now that Riley is getting older, I am much more concerned with how healthy we, as a family, are eating.  Meat is a great source of protein and so we include a serving of meat every day in Riley's diet.  Of course, preparation is key in determining…
    - 9 Nov 13, 3:57am -

Frugal and Fun Mom

  • Happy Tooth Construction Paper Craft To Reinforce Healthy Habits!
    The following post is sponsored by Florida KidCare and opinions expressed are that of my own. Looking for a fun activity to encourage children to take care of their teeth? My kiddos recently had their 6 month cleaning at the dentist and I am ha…
    - 10 days ago, 7 Nov 17, 3:16pm -
  • Candy Cars Craft To Celebrate Disney Pixar CARS 3 Out on Blu-Ray and DVD!
    A special thank you goes out to Disney Home Entertainment for providing my family with a Disney Pixar CARS 3 Blu-Ray and DVD as well as press materials for review, opinions expressed are that of my own. Looking for ideas to keep the kiddos bus…
    - 13 days ago, 4 Nov 17, 10:11pm -
  • Shirley Temple Ice Cream Float Featuring Mayfield Creamery at Publix!
    The following Shirley Temple Ice Cream Float Recipe post is sponsored by Mayfield Creamery Premium Ice Cream, and opinions expressed are that of my own. Recently, I had shared my daughter’s and my trip up to Publix and how we came home with…
    - 16 days ago, 1 Nov 17, 11:17pm -
  • Scheduling Your Child’s First Dentist Appointment and What To Expect!
    The following post is sponsored by Florida KidCare and opinions expressed are that of my own. Recently you may have looked at your little one’s adorable smile and thought, “When should I schedule my Child’s First Dentist Appointment?” A…
    - 17 days ago, 31 Oct 17, 2:52pm -
  • Apple Pie French Toast Recipe and the EB Delivers Sweepstakes! {Giveaway}
    My recipe Apple Pie French Toast and this post have been sponsored by Eggland’s Best. All thoughts and reviews are my own. Wanting an awesome Fall dish that would be great for either breakfast, brunch, or dessert? Well my Apple Pie French…
    - 21 days ago, 27 Oct 17, 12:34pm -
  • Finding Mayfield Creamery Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream at Publix!
    The following post is sponsored by Mayfield Creamery and opinions expressed are that of my own. I thought I knew what I liked when it came to Ice Cream, but then I tried Mayfield Creamery Extreme Moose Tracks and it changed everything. Fall m…
    - 25 days ago, 23 Oct 17, 2:21pm -
  • Monster Halloween Bookmarks Craft!
    Recently, I gathered up all of our favorite Spooky Books as well as new ones to start reading during the Halloween Season. In addition, we got ready to start checking out these stories by putting together a simple Monster Halloween Bookmarks Cr…
    - 26 days ago, 22 Oct 17, 7:19pm -
  • Ways To Help Keep Produce Fresh Longer!
    “This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Rubbermaid®.” Did you know that Americans waste $24 billion worth of produce every year, which is the equivalent of $192 per household.** Well I am just as guilty of this, and personally I can’t s…
    - 29 days ago, 19 Oct 17, 1:06pm -
  • Ways To Eat Culver’s Cheese Curds On National Cheese Curd Day!
    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Culver’s. The opinions and text are all mine. Looking for something fun to do with your family in the evening? I recommend heading to your local Culver’s to place orders for Cheese…
    - 35 days ago, 13 Oct 17, 11:50am -
  • Celebrate the Holidays With The Mickey Mouse Merry & Scary DVD!
    A special thank you goes out to Disney Home Entertainment for providing my family with Mickey Mouse Merry & Scary DVD as well as press materials, opinions expressed are that of my own! Ever since the “Mickey Mouse” Cartoon Shorts showed up…
    - 36 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 6:08pm -