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Thrifty Nifty Mommy

  • freshWhen Should I Introduce My Child to STEM?
    I partnered with Sourcebooks and Doodle Pants to bring you this post on STEM and why it is important to introduce STEM to kids at a young age. Products were gifted to me in exchange for my honest review. As always, all opinions are my own.  What Is…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Jul 19, 12:15pm -
  • You Don’t Have To Homeschool Alone! {College Prep Science Labs}
    You Don’t Have To Homeschool Alone was first featured on Thrifty Nifty Mommy in partnership with College Prep Science Labs.  As always, all opinions are my own. When we first started our homeschool journey over ten years ago, our youngest daughter…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Jul 19, 2:00pm -
  • Nadine West Coupon + My Newest Clothing Subscription Review
    I received product in exchange for sharing my review and a Nadine West Coupon Code.  As always, all opinions are my own. My newest Nadine West Subscription Package recently arrived.  Last month, I got my best package yet!  I had received 14 items…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jul 19, 10:40pm -
  • A Visit To Como Town Park And Zoo {St. Paul, Minnesota}
    We partnered with Visit St. Paul & Como Town and received passes for our visit to Como Town Park and Zoo {St. Paul, Minnesota}.  As always, all opinions are my own. Summer has been flying by way too fast.  I can hardly believe we’re already on th…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jul 19, 2:39pm -
  • The Best Board Games for Preschoolers
    My children love to play games. Over the years we have gone through quite a few games. Some we keep play once or twice but then give away because the children don’t seem to care for them very much. Others become quick favorites that we play for yea…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jul 19, 2:39pm -
  • The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! Now Available + Sugar Cookie Recipe
    This post about Mo Willems’ new book ‘The Pigeon HAS to Go to School!’ as well as sugar cookie recipe is sponsored by Disney Book Group. Now that July is here, it’s time to start thinking about when the kids have to head back to school.  The…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Jul 19, 3:10pm -
  • Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card
    Amazon Prime day is here! There are some great deals out there today, all you have to do is look. In honor of all the great shopping to be done I’m giving away a $25 Amazon Gift card. Although you won’t have it in time for Prime day you can still…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Jul 19, 2:07am -
  • 10 Amazing Benefits Of Kids Summer Camp {+ Giveaway!}
     I received product in exchange for this ’10 Benefits Of Kids Summer Camp’ post. Have your children gone to summer camp yet?  I grew up attending a local camp.  It was a sleep-away overnight camp where we’d spend 4 nights each summer.  Hone…
    - 8 days ago, 14 Jul 19, 10:24pm -
  • Why Heatstroke is a Real Concern for Children
      This post was sponsored Auto Alliance as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. You probably wouldn’t initially think of a child suffering from a heatstroke. I know when I think a…
    - 11 days ago, 11 Jul 19, 4:51pm -
  • Free Printable Farm Photo Bucket List + Hamilton & Eleanor On Kickstarter {& GIVEAWAY!}
    This Free Printable Farm Photo Bucket List is a sponsored post by Barn Buds Company.  As always, all opinions are my own. Did you know that June was dairy month?  If you haven’t celebrated yet, it’s not too late!  We’ve teamed up with Barn B…
    - 11 days ago, 11 Jul 19, 2:05pm -

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

  • freshGetting Your Start-Up Business Loan Approved
    If starting up a new business was as easy as having a great idea, the world would be full of entrepreneurs. Having a brilliant idea is only half the battle in business – the other half of it is finding the resources to turn your vision into a reali…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Jul 19, 1:55pm -
  • Managing Your Business’ Online Presence
    If you run a small business, then you have an awful lot of responsibilities. Staying on top of your business’ core tasks is tough enough; you don’t have time for the internet! But it’s important to make sure that your business has a presence on…
    - 9 days ago, 13 Jul 19, 4:44pm -
  • Four Major Reasons Why You Should Go on a Weekend Getaway
    Working non-stop offers a lot of positive things like being able to earn good money and higher chances of bagging a promotion. However, long hours usually spent at the workplace also come with several drawbacks. You do not get to spend quality time w…
    - 10 days ago, 12 Jul 19, 1:21pm -
  • Ways to Avoid Feeling Anxious Right Now
      Being anxious is a familiar feeling among many people. You’re never confident about what the future holds, and it makes you anxious. There’s no shame in that feeling. However, you have to try your best to avoid anxiety. It could eventually lea…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Jul 19, 6:37pm -
  • Marketing Tips That Are Certain To Help You In Growing Your Business on Instagram
    With millions of active users, it is very important that your business or brand is active on Instagram. In the actual fact, Instagram is a social network that can offer an excellent marketing platform that can help you in reaching your potential clie…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Jul 19, 5:32pm -
  • Should You Use Promotional Calendars?
    As a business owner, you should already know about the importance of getting your brand name out there. What you may not know is how to achieve that. You can seek out lists of the world’s most valuable brands for inspiration, but your small busines…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Jul 19, 3:37pm -
  • 5 Benefits and Uses of CBD Oil
    It seems as though cannabidiol, also called CBD, is only continuing to grow in popularity. In fact, CBD oil has numerous uses and health benefits. Though it produces a similar sensation to marijuana, it doesn’t alter the user’s mental state in th…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Jul 19, 3:23pm -
  • Keys to Becoming a Successful Trader
    As with any worthwhile undertaking, a firm grasp of the fundamentals is a necessity. This is especially true when it comes to learning how to successfully navigate the stock market. In order to become a skilled trader, there are a few key points to k…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Jul 19, 3:04pm -
  • Startup 101: What Every Newbie Entrepreneur Needs to Know
    Starting your own business is like embarking on a journey of self-discovery in that you’re going to learn a lot about yourself as an entrepreneur. You will develop your own style of management, your own way of handling your daily operations, and yo…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Jul 19, 3:02pm -
  • Customer Survey Tips for Home Businesses
    Starting a new home business is exciting and challenging at the same time. You have a big market to explore thanks to the internet and modern e-commerce technology, but that also means you have to be more prepared for the challenges of the market. On…
    - 15 days ago, 7 Jul 19, 2:56pm -

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 -

Mom of Two Little Monkeys

  • Lasagna Soup with Spaghetti Sauce
    Lasagna soup with spaghetti sauce is a super quick and tasty way to enjoy the classic lasagna dish. No fuss,The post Lasagna Soup with Spaghetti Sauce appeared first on Mommity.
    - 92 days ago, 22 Apr 19, 7:41am -
  • Know Your Dose This Cold & Flu Season
    This post is brought to you by the Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition’s Know Your Dose campaign and The Motherhood. All opinions areThe post Know Your Dose This Cold & Flu Season appeared first on Mommity.
    - 25 Jan 19, 8:33pm -
  • It’s Been A While – Hello 2019!
    It’s been a while since I’ve sat down to write. In fact, 2018 was pretty much a big long breakThe post It’s Been A While – Hello 2019! appeared first on Mommity.
    - 7 Jan 19, 8:52pm -
  • Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls – A Thanksgiving Breakfast Tradition!
    Seems like summer is just ending, but the holiday season is already here! It seems that within the blink ofThe post Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls – A Thanksgiving Breakfast Tradition! appeared first on Mommity.
    - 15 Nov 18, 2:10pm -
  • Ghostly Pudding Cups Dessert – Fun DIY with Kids!
    This post is sponsored by Snack Pack®. I always love this time of year. Halloween is the one time ofThe post Ghostly Pudding Cups Dessert – Fun DIY with Kids! appeared first on Mommity.
    - 8 Oct 18, 5:03am -
  • Crescent Roll Caramel Pecan Cinnamon Rolls – No Yeast!
    Have you made crescent roll cinnamon rolls before? If not, you need to do it and you need to startThe post Crescent Roll Caramel Pecan Cinnamon Rolls – No Yeast! appeared first on Mommity.
    - 24 Aug 18, 4:14pm -
  • Healthy & Easy Baked Apple Microwave – 0 WW Freestyle Points!
    Looking for an easy baked Microwave apple recipe? You’re in the right place! As a huge fan of desserts thatThe post Healthy & Easy Baked Apple Microwave – 0 WW Freestyle Points! appeared first on Mommity.
    - 2 Aug 18, 5:00pm -
  • The Simplest & Tastiest Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut Recipe
    The taste of fall has arrived in my home. Baked pumpkin spice donuts have been on my mind and todayThe post The Simplest & Tastiest Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut Recipe appeared first on Mommity.
    - 30 Jul 18, 4:27pm -
  • Enhance Your Outdoor Lifestyle With a SunBriteTV
    The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service for free.The post Enhance Your Outdoor Lifestyle With a SunBriteTV appeared first on Mommity.
    - 10 Jun 18, 3:56am -
  • Teaching Children How to Take Medication on a Schedule
    Summer is here and I just picked up the big bundle of medications from the school nurse. I look atThe post Teaching Children How to Take Medication on a Schedule appeared first on Mommity.
    - 2 Jun 18, 4:16am -

Frugal and Fun Mom

  • Wildscape Frozen Meals, Freshness You Can See!
    I received complimentary Wildscape Frozen Meals from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com) to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links. I really do prefer to make as many meals from s…
    - 12 days ago, 10 Jul 19, 7:54pm -
  • Strawberry Root Beer Float Recipe and A&W Family Fun Nights!
    The following post is sponsored by A&W. Opinions expressed about Strawberry Root Beer Float and Family Fun Nights are that of my own. Are you looking for a fun way to entertain the kiddos over the summer that doesn’t involve an electronic dev…
    - 14 days ago, 8 Jul 19, 8:19pm -
  • What’s NEW on The Boston Market Lunch Menu Plus Print a $3 Off Coupon!
    This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Boston Market. Opinions expressed about the Boston Market Lunch Menu are that of my own. My family was about to head out of town to travel to Asheville, NC and I had been busy packing and pr…
    - 34 days ago, 18 Jun 19, 2:34pm -
  • Captain Marvel Blu-ray NOW Out, Plus Free Printable Paper Glider! {Giveaway}
    A special thank you goes out to Disney Home Entertainment for sending my family a Captain Marvel Blu-ray and Digital Code to review with press materials, and for sponsoring this giveaway! Just in case you haven’t heard the news, Captain Marve…
    - 36 days ago, 17 Jun 19, 2:24am -
  • Kid Friendly Crostini With Turkey and Tomatoes!
    The following “Kid Friendly Crostini With Turkey and Tomatoes” is a sponsored post on behalf of the Produce for Kids campaign with Publix. Opinions expressed are that of my own. Looking for an easy lunch or appetizer made for both adults an…
    - 38 days ago, 14 Jun 19, 12:55pm -
  • Sun Wreath Craft for Summer!
    Do you also like to decorate your front door for special holidays as well as for the seasons? I really enjoy crafting wreaths for my home and have created a Pinwheel Wreath for Patriotic Holidays as well as an Easter Egg Wreath for spring. Well…
    - 42 days ago, 10 Jun 19, 5:30pm -
  • Turtle Beach Recon 70 Gaming Headset Teen Review!
    This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Turtle Beach. Opinions expressed about the Turtle Beach Recon 70 Gaming Headset are that of my own. Now that summer is here, I am relaxing a bit on the usual time limits set forth for techno…
    - 42 days ago, 10 Jun 19, 4:18pm -
  • Tips To Creating An Outdoor Living Space and Veranda Series of SunBriteTVs!
    The following is a sponsored post. 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.  Opinions expressed in Tips To Creating An Outdoor Living Space and …
    - 59 days ago, 24 May 19, 7:38pm -
  • Red White and Blue Cake Pops and Entenmann’s Fan Flavor Challenge & Sweepstakes!
    The following is a sponsored post. Coupons for product redemption, information, and gift card have been provided by Entenmann’s® that I could try the product and share my thoughts and information about Entenmann’s®. The opinions expressed…
    - 59 days ago, 24 May 19, 5:16pm -
  • Vacation Activities for Kids In Chattanooga Tennessee!
    Last year, I got to take a ride down memory lane with my family when we went on summer vacation to Chattanooga Tennessee. This was actually a trip that I had made with my grandparents in an RV when I was a tween. I had so many great memories of…
    - 64 days ago, 19 May 19, 2:48pm -