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  • freshMythical Slyme ~ Unicorn Mythical Putty
    Have your kids jumped on the slime band wagon yet?  It’s really popular here.  So much so, that we’ve even taken a crack at making our own.  However, it’s not that easy!  Instead of stretchy, our slime batches came out kind of solid…  So…
    - 4 hours ago, 21 May 18, 12:00pm -
  • Graco Mackenzie 5-in-1 Upholstered Convertible Crib Review
    I’ve partnered with Storkcraft for this post.  With our newest baby due just two weeks from now, it was time to get the nursery ready for his arrival! That meant moving my older 2 boys into a room together (which they were thrilled about!) and, th…
    - 5 days ago, 16 May 18, 3:59pm -
  • Newborn Essentials – The Stuff You Actually NEED
    This post about newborn essentials is sponsored by Carter’s, however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.  I’m 38 weeks along in my pregnancy today! It’s hard to believe my due date has almost arrived already! With 4 other children…
    - 6 days ago, 15 May 18, 5:26pm -
  • Win a Lansinoh Prize Package!
    Are you searching for a great breast pump that’s also affordable? If so, then look no further than the Lansinoh SmartPump! Breast pumping goes high-tech with Lansinoh’s Smartpump Double Electric Breast Pump. This double breast pump has two sizes…
    - 7 days ago, 14 May 18, 11:29pm -
  • Panasonic Long-Range Baby Monitor Review
    With my due date just around the corner, we have been checking out all kinds of neat baby products lately in search of the best for our little guy. Today I am excited to bring you a review of the brand new video monitor from Panasonic, the Panasonic…
    - 10 days ago, 11 May 18, 8:42pm -
  • Building Blocks – The Classic Toy Upgraded!
    I’ve partnered with Geomagworld for this post about building blocks. I grew up in a single-parent home where new toys weren’t something we came by very often. We’d get a new toy or two on our birthday and Christmas and that was it! Our toy shel…
    - 10 days ago, 11 May 18, 5:20pm -
  • Why We Needed To Just Turn The TV Off
    Our five kids range from 3 to 13 years old.  And over the past several months, we found ourselves allowing them more screen time than we had previously.  (It’s been Winter in Minnesota for what feels like years!)  We started out by letting them…
    - 13 days ago, 9 May 18, 3:08am -
  • Win a MAM Prize Package!
    MAM is a line of products many parents love and trust. MAM combines technological innovation, medical function and contemporary design to develop superior baby care products that support a baby’s development from day one. Since MAM developed its fi…
    - 17 days ago, 4 May 18, 5:47pm -
  • The Itchy Book Prize Package Giveaway!
    Disney Hyperion sent me a copy to check out and is partnering with me for a giveaway! I love reading books to my kids, so I’m always on the lookout for fun new book series for them. I was recently sent a new book that my kids have really been enjoy…
    - 17 days ago, 4 May 18, 5:29pm -
  • Win the Tiny Love – Tiny Princess Tales Gymini Deluxe!
    Enter below for your chance to win a Tiny Love – Tiny Princess Tales Gymini Deluxe! As a reminder, this is a FLASH GIVEAWAY and the winner will be announced tonight before the end of the Facebook Live Baby Shower! If you haven’t already provided…
    - 17 days ago, 4 May 18, 4:50am -

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

  • How To Prepare For The Unexpected: Top 5 Tips To Ensure Business Continuity
    It takes a lot of time and effort to build a company from the ground up, but sometimes all it takes is one unfortunate event for everything to fall apart. As every business professional knows, in this day and age of a rise in cyberattacks and other i…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 7:57pm -
  • Everything You Need To Know About George S. Ammar
    If you’re interested in learning about the Life of George Ammar who is one of the most highly regarded accounts in Ohio, simply continue reading to discover the background behind Ammar’s accountancy career as well as some of the hobbies which Amm…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 3:12pm -
  • 5 Reasons To Get In Contact With Ammcor
    If you’re interested in turning to Ammcor, which is one of the top rated property management companies in San Clemente, in order to find a chic, comfortable property to rent, simply continue reading to discover a wide variety of benefits of choosin…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 2:14pm -
  • David Baer Attorney On Avoiding Criminal Charges In Minnesota Following A Civil Lawsuit
    According to David Baer Attorney, it is possible for civil suits to spill over into criminal law. In Minnesota, it is therefore very important to work together with local attorneys to ensure this does not happen. After all, nobody wants to go to cour…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 1:40pm -
  • Daniel Purjes On The Five Key Steps To Successfully Investing Small Amounts
    For Daniel Purjes, the goal is to enable more people to make investments and secure their own financial future. Not everybody will make millions and end up being the main story in the New York Times. Not everybody will be able to use their gains to b…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 1:26pm -
  • West Coast Better Homes Discusses The Pros And Cons Of Metal Roofs
    West Coast Better Homes is a roofing, windows, and patio covers company that covers the West Coast of California. This includes Burbank, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, and Malibu. They have an extensive portfolio of properties they have worked on and hav…
    - 28 days ago, 23 Apr 18, 12:47pm -
  • Houston Real Estate Investments: What Does Al Hartman Recommend?
    As is the case with most major cities, the real estate market in Houston can be daunting at times. For the beginner, the proposition is even scarier, but for a seasoned pro like Al Hartman things tend to even out somewhat over time. Today we are goin…
    - 31 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 6:43pm -
  • Top 5 Cosmetic Surgeries in North America
    Cosmetic surgery is basically a normal thing these days, there’s no way around it. No matter where you look. Whether it’s on TV, in a magazine, or on social media there’s a likely 95% chance that you see someone that has had “work” done. Co…
    - 31 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 5:38pm -
  • A Handy Guide To The Best Electricity Companies In New York
    Whether you’ve decided to move to New York or have lived in New York your entire life and are simply interested in changing your power provider, Sandy Petrocelli has some tips on ways discover a handy guide to New York’s best electricity companie…
    - 31 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 5:36pm -
  • The Incredible Story of Nenadi Esther Usman!
    If you love reading inspiring stories about incredible individuals who have dedicated their energy, lives, and careers to making the world a better place to live in, it’s well worth reading on to discover the incredible story of Nenadi Esther Usman…
    - 31 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 5:34pm -

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

  • MARVEL STUDIOS BLACK PANTHER BLU-RAY and Vibranium Popcorn Mix! {Giveaway}
    A special thank you goes out to Disney Home Entertainment for sending my family a MARVEL STUDIOS BLACK PANTHER BLU-RAY and providing press materials along with party supplies for a movie night. Opinions expressed in this post are that of my own…
    - 6 days ago, 15 May 18, 4:13pm -
  • Bubble Guppies: Bubble Puppy’s Awesome Adventures DVD Now Available! {Giveaway}
    A special thank you goes out to Nickelodeon for sending my preschooler a Bubble Guppies: Bubble Puppy’s Awesome Adventures DVD, press materials, and sponsoring this giveaway! If you are looking for educational entertainment to teach your pres…
    - 13 days ago, 8 May 18, 10:46am -
  • Baby Products That Are Awesome To Have For A 4 Month Old! {Giveaway}
    “Fun Learning Life is a part the Nuby Parent Blogger program.  The site did not receive any compensation for this post, although as part of this program contributors may receive items to sample or review. Opinions expressed about these baby…
    - 14 days ago, 7 May 18, 12:06pm -
  • Ways To Make Spring Cleaning Easier With 6 Innovative Brands!
    This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com. Opinions expressed in “Ways To Make Spring Cleaning Easier With 6 Innovative Brands!” are that of my own. Are you about to embark on your Spring Cleaning, or simply putting the finishing touches on…
    - 19 days ago, 2 May 18, 1:43pm -
  • NOW Available, PAW Patrol: Summer Rescues DVD! {Giveaway}
    A special thank you goes out to Nickelodeon for sending my preschooler a PAW Patrol: Summer Rescues DVD and sponsoring this giveaway!   No job is too big, no pup is too small. Do you have a kiddo that is a fan of Chase, Marshall, and all the…
    - 20 days ago, 1 May 18, 12:37pm -
  • Mother’s Day Flower Frame Craft That Looks Like A Picket Fence!
    Being the Mom to 3 children has been an interesting journey as well as a rewarding experience. I just wish I could slow down the clock and keep them from growing up so fast. It really does seem like the years have gone by so quickly and I think…
    - 23 days ago, 28 Apr 18, 7:12pm -
  • PJ Masks Goody Bags Idea and Printable Coloring Sheet!
    A special thank you goes out to PJ Masks for providing my family with goody bag supplies. Opinions expressed about PJ Masks Goody Bags Idea are that of my own. Thanks to PJ Masks, my family was sent themed goody bag items as well as a watch and…
    - 24 days ago, 27 Apr 18, 5:20pm -
  • Breakfast Pita With Tomatoes and Eggland’s Best “America’s Best Recipe” Contest!
    My Breakfast Pita With Tomatoes Recipe and this post have been sponsored by Eggland’s Best. All thoughts and reviews are my own. When you think of Florida produce I am sure your first thoughts might go straight to Oranges. However with our w…
    - 33 days ago, 18 Apr 18, 1:15pm -
  • REGISTER for British Soccer Camps and GET A JERSEY, BALL, T SHIRT plus MORE!
    A special thank you goes out to US Family Guide and British Soccer Camps for providing information about this program as well as sponsoring this post through a complimentary week of camp.  Are you looking for ways to keep your kiddos busy and…
    - 36 days ago, 15 Apr 18, 4:02pm -
  • OREO Chocolate King Size Candy Bars are NOW on Rollback at Walmart for a $1!
    This post was sponsored by Nabisco as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Are you looking for a fun candy bar to share with family and also happen to love both Milka chocolate…
    - 38 days ago, 13 Apr 18, 11:37pm -