Ones&Twos Cloth diapers


I'm on my second child with cloth diapers and the more I use them the more I love them. I have tried a LOT of different brands of cloth diapers over the many years yet had not tried the Ones&Twos. I have seen them around a lot and was excited to get the chance to review the Ones&Twos cloth diapers. sent me  2 Ones&Twos diapers to try; a red and a green with a bamboo booster. Both diapers are an all in one (AiO) diaper … [Read more...]

vtech Kidizoom Smartwatch for Kids | #GIVEAWAY | ends 9/10


The VTech product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have been provided by VTech. Toys have come such a long way since we were kids. While we once played with sticks, balls, and pull toys, we now have tablets, loads of electronics, and so much more! Oh to be a kid today! I was asked to review the Kidizoom Watch by VTech. This watch isn't just a watch, it does so many things! Kids can capture photos, add photo effects, … [Read more...]

Angel Care AC1200 Monitor Review

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Angel Care AC1200 Monitor Review Samples were provided for review purposes. All opinions are 100% my own. Who knew how cool a monitor could be?! I had no clue! My prior monitor was nothing fancy and now that I have used the fancy one, there is no going back. How did I live without it before?! The Angel Care AC 1200 has the ability to monitor the baby from your cell phone. I set it up while my husband was on work trip in California on my own … [Read more...]

6 Apps that Stop Distracted Driving #VzwBuzz


As a member of the #VzwBuzz influencer team, I received the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Note 10.1 tablet with line of service from Verizon. No additional compensation was provided nor did I promise positive feedback. All opinions are my own. As a mother to a teenage driver, one of my biggest fears is distracted driving. I'm sure you've seen these commercials by now, they are my worst nightmare. The girl in the video is simply answering her … [Read more...]

Teaching Children Kindness with Netflix

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I am posting as part of the Netflix Stream Team Ambassador program. All opinions are my own. One of my goals over the summer was to teach my children a little bit about random acts of kindness. With the weather being so hot here in the midwest, I tried to keep a few water bottles in the car with me. On the occasion we would run across a homeless person while out on our drive we would offer then some water. It's a small act, but in some of … [Read more...]

Sodastream Source Home Soda Maker | #GIVEAWAY | ends 9/12


Sodastream Source Home Soda Maker Sample item received for review. All opinions are my own. Our family is comprised of a mix of pop lovers and soda water lovers. The kids are drawn to "pop". Unfortunately the buying, lugging and disposing of the pop cans can be a real hassle. That's not even mentioning the ingredients in "pop" or the effect improper disposal of the cans have on the ecosystem. Sodastream seemed to be the answer for … [Read more...]

Covermade Bedding Down Alternative Comforter Review

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Sample received for review. All opinions are my own.   What married couple hasn't had the conversation first thing in the morning about who was the cover hog that night? I know Ryan and I have had that conversation many many many times, and usually I'm the guilty one. When I was asked about reviewing a Covermade duvet and comforter, I was very interested. Taking a look on their web site had me very intrigued and interested. I … [Read more...]

I’m Packing Del Monte in our Lunchboxes | Coupon Offer | #DelMonteBTS #PMedia #ad


This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Del Monte, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DelMonteBTS It's a sad but exciting time in our household. This year my youngest baby is heading off to kindergarten. Not only is he the youngest, he is also the pickiest when it comes to eating. This is a double whammy for me, as Emma is almost as picky as he … [Read more...]

Monday Morning Link Up | Giveaway Linky


Monday Morning Link Up | Giveaway Linky Welcome to Monday Morning Link Up! This is a great way to spread the word about your giveaways and find a few to enter as well! The rules are simple: 1) Giveaways must be family friendly 2) Check out a few giveaways for yourself! (there is no obligation to enter any) Back to School with Fruit of the Loom | $75 Walmart GC #GIVEAWAY | ends 8/30 | #TGIBTS Shopkins Summer Playdate | … [Read more...]

Family Fun On the Move: The Benefits of Two Wheels


Family Fun On the Move: The Benefits of Two Wheels For many kids, setting out on two wheels is the first taste of honest to goodness freedom that they experience. There’s nothing quite like having the wind in their hair and the open road in front of them. Speed, exercise and independence combine to create the perfect kid (and parent) friendly activity.  Getting out on two wheels is one of the best ways to have fun with the family, whether on BMX … [Read more...]