#WIN an All Inclusive Family Vacation to Mexico at IBEROSTAR | #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/2

This post brought to you by IBEROSTAR. All opinions are my own. In April 2015 I was honored to visit IBEROSTAR Paraíso Maya in Riviera Maya, Mexico. After visiting a five star all inclusive resort, I've realized this is the only stress free/relaxing way to take a vacation especially if you are traveling with children. Now you have the chance to visit as well! Continue reading & then enter to win a 5 night stay at the IBEROSTAR Paraiso … [Read more...]

Guacamole Pita Christmas Tree Appetizer

Guacamole Pita Christmas Tree Appetizer With holiday parties right around the corner, the hunt is on for healthier party foods that are still festive and fun. This snack uses pita, which you can purchase in whole grains. Guacamole is fabulous for fiber, potassium, vitamin E, niacin and good fats.Cherry tomatoes are great for vitamin B-6 and A. These are super easy to whip up and oh! so cute! 1 6 Pack of Pita Bread 1 8oz Container … [Read more...]

Sparking Awesome with products from Hot Wheels | Ultimate Garage Prize Pack #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/11

Sparking Awesome with products from Hot Wheels Samples received. All opinions are our own. I have been mentally creating a holiday shopping list for my children for a few months now. My goal has been to find items that will allow their creativity to be sparked and for them to spend a little less time involved with electronics. I found exactly what I was looking for! We were sent the Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage™ and Hot Wheels® Track Builder … [Read more...]

$300 Amazon #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/7

We Are All Explorers. If you’re planning an outdoor activity or shopping this holiday season for an outdoor lover, Sierra Trading Post can make it a reality. Sierra Trading Post makes it easier to explore by offering incredible savings on the best brands from around the world. Sierra Trading Post develops long-term partnerships with the best brand names in the business and negotiates super low prices on their very best closeouts, overstock … [Read more...]

iCoffee Opus Single Serve Brewing System

iCoffee Opus Single Serve Brewing System Sample received. All opinions are my own. What would my morning look like without my first cup of coffee? I’m not sure I want to find out the answer to that. I do know that they are busy and I do rely on that cup of coffee to get me started. I also know that a single serve coffee maker is the perfect way to make that cup of coffee I grab on my way out the door. It is such a waste for me to make … [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) Farberware purECOok 12-pc Pots & Pans #GIVEAWAY | ends 11/27   … [Read more...]

Viking 3-ply 3-in-1 Oval Roasting Pan & Rack

Sample received. All opinions are my own. With the holiday season upon us, we are getting ready for festive meals.  This beautiful Viking 3-ply 3-in-1 Oval Roasting Pan & Rack cookware was sent to me for a review and I think it will be the answer to cooking for a larger family. The roaster has a mirror finish on it so it looks gorgeous whether you are cooking with it or using it to serve. When cooking for the family I like to have my … [Read more...]

20 Christmas Crafts For Kids

20 Christmas Crafts For Kids The kids are home and you’ve got an afternoon to kill. Why not spend it creating something they can proudly display during the holiday season and you can put away for a keepsake. We’ve found 20 Christmas crafts that are both fun and functional. If you make something, we’d love to see it! Toilet Paper Roll Snowmen Paper Plate Angel Gingerbread Paint Recipe Sock Snowman Ho Ho Ho Santa … [Read more...]

Folgers Perfect Measures Takes the Scoop Out of Prep

This post brought to you by Folgers. The content and opinions expressed below are that of http://www.ourkidsmom.com/. Coffee is the early morning nectar that makes some of us behave like human beings instead of animals. That said, it can be tough to make that perfect pot of coffee, and when you are so sleepy and struggling to open your eyes it can be even harder. These Folgers Perfect Measures are an amazing choice for your early morning … [Read more...]

Toys R Us Has the Hottest Gifts of the Season | $100 Toys R Us #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/4 | #TRUBatteriesIncluded

Every mom knows how important batteries are to have on hand on Christmas morning, but we've all had a moment when we just simply forgot to buy them. I know I certainly have. In fact, I recall not only forgetting them myself but having my parents forget them when I was a kid. It was incredibly disappointing to not be able to use my toy the way I wanted to while waiting for our next trip to the store to purchase batteries. Fast forward several … [Read more...]

Top 5 Holiday Tech Gifts | #VZWBuzz

This post is part of the Verizon Ambassador program #vzwbuzz. All opinions are my own. Holiday shopping is just around the corner! If you have a true techie on your shopping list and you are having a hard time finding gift ideas look no further. I've gathered a short list of five of my five favorite tech gifts that would be used (and used) and appreciated on a daily basis. Anyone, techie or not, would love to receive any of … [Read more...]