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Thrifty Nifty Mommy

  • freshBike Stuff From Topeak You Need to Own!
    Topeak provided me with bike stuff to facilitate this post. All opinions are my own.  Maybe it’s because I really ramped up my outdoor excursions and adventures last year. Maybe it’s because we got a big snow storm (in APRIL!). Maybe it’s just…
    - 49 mins ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:00am -
  • Quick and Easy Chicken Pesto Pasta Recipe
    This post is sponsored by Barilla, but all the thoughts and opinions are my own. Our new baby is scheduled to arrive in less than 2 months! I can’t believe it’s almost time already. It seems that my babies are always the neediest right as I begin…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 3:05pm -
  • NEW! Step2 Toddler Corner Playhouse {+ Giveaway}
    I received the Step2 Toddler Corner Playhouse to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own. If you’ve been a follower of Thrifty Nifty Mommy for awhile, you’ll know that both Janessa and I are huge fans of Step2.  So with that said, I am e…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 1:00pm -
  • Win a Giada’s Italy Prize Package, ARV $120!
    Clarkson Potter is partnering with me for a giveaway! What’s your favorite kind of food? Mine, without question, is Italian! I could eat Italian food every single day of my life! I was so excited when I heard that one of my favorite chefs,  Giada…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 12:41am -
  • Win a $50 Fandango Gift Card!
    Can you just imagine what it would be like to go to college WITH your mom? I’ve partnered with Warner Bros. Pictures to give you a little preview of the hilarious new Melissa McCarthy movie, Life of the Party. Plus, I’ve got a chance for you to w…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Apr 18, 10:00am -
  • Mother’s Day Event Big Giveaway {One Winner Takes All}
    This Mother’s Day Event post and giveaway is sponsored.  All opinions are my own. I hope you’ve been enjoying our Mother’s Day Event coverage and giveaways.  We all know how important moms are and it’s time to celebrate them.  So, to wrap…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Apr 18, 5:00am -
  • Unique PicturesOnGold.com Custom Jewelry For Mom {+ Giveaway}
    I received a piece of PicturesOnGold.com Custom Jewelry to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own. I love jewelry.  And many moms love jewelry pieces that celebrate their motherhood status.  I, personally, have actually been wanting a moth…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Apr 18, 1:00pm -
  • Bring The Family Together This Mother’s Day With Lifetime {+ Giveaway}
    I received a Lifetime Table And Bench Set to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own. Do you know what gift your mother wants this Mother’s Day?  Around Christmas time, there was a meme going around Facebook.  The funny thing is, it was b…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 1:00pm -
  • How to Get FREE Products For Your Family
    Wouldn’t it be great if you could get products for your family for FREE (or almost free)? I’ve done it for years and today I’m going to give you tips on how you to get free products for your family! My husband and I fell in love as teenagers an…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 4:35pm -
  • Graco SnugRide SnugLock Infant Car Seat Giveaway
    Baby registries can be overwhelming and Graco believes parents deserve to be rewarded for their list building efforts. Which is why they recently launched the Graco Hello Baby registry program. From now through the end of June, if you buy two or more…
    - 6 days ago, 16 Apr 18, 3:14pm -

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

  • 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…
    - 1 day 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…
    - 1 day 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…
    - 1 day 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…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Apr 18, 5:34pm -
  • Unveiling Ormeus Global
    The world we live in today is evolving fast, driven by changes in finance and technology. To grow and maintain wealth, you need to acquire a lot of new information online and offline. You need to partner with the right company and team to help you ac…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Apr 18, 5:31pm -
  • What Makes a Good Neighborhood
    If you’re currently in the process of house hunting, simply continue reading to discover a few qualities from Pedro Martin Terra Group which are signs of a good neighborhood. What makes a good neighborhood: 1. Attractive, well-maintained properties…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 3:39pm -
  • Trade and Transportation
    Trade is the exchange of goods and services from one person to another mostly done in exchange of money. Boris Blanche believes that transport is the movement of people,animal and goods from one place to another.There is a perfect correlation between…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 3:38pm -
  • The Benefits of Big Data
    If you’re interested in learning about some of the many benefits of big data, Steven Scott Statistician thinks to discover some of the key benefits of investing in big data. The Benefits of Big Data: 1. Big data can save your business thousands of…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Apr 18, 3:32pm -
  • Guide To Choosing A Hot Tub
    People have used hot springs for thousands of years to provide stress relief, relaxation, and an enjoyable way to socialize. Since the 1940’s, we’ve discovered ways to get the same benefits through the use of hot tubs, which are far more convenie…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 1:59pm -
  • Squeeze Some Luxury Into Your Mobile Home With A Steam Shower
    Although mobile homes were once pretty basic and luxury wasn’t exactly an important element to be considered, this is no longer the case, and with the advent of options in steam shower sizes, this is one fixture that mobile home owners are taking a…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Apr 18, 1:44pm -

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 -

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