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) … [Read more...]

Schwinn Smart Start Bike

Sample received. All opinions are my own. Learning to ride a bike can be a tough skill to master, but once you got it down then oh the freedom you have. Schwinn has a great line of bikes out to make learning to ride easier. There are many bikes for boys and girls ranging from sizes 16"-20". Schwinn Smart Start bikes had our little ones in mind when they came up with the design for this line of bikes. I was sent the 18" Trixie Schwinn Smart … [Read more...]

When to Perform Exterior Siding Maintenance (and How to Make it a Family Affair)

When to Perform Exterior Siding Maintenance (and How to Make it a Family Affair) Your family home is not only a hub for daily activities and events but also a place in which you can create a lifetime of precious memories. The family home is the focal point for big family milestones as well as goofy movie nights and evenings spent tucking little ones into bed. For many homeowners, purchasing and maintaining the family home are some of the biggest … [Read more...]

Ice Age Collision Course | $25 VISA #Giveaway | ends 8/8

ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE 20th Century Fox In Theaters Friday Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World.  To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful … [Read more...]

Homemade Orange Creamsicle Freezer Pop Recipe

Homemade Orange Creamsicle Freezer Pop Recipe Orange creamsicles have always been a favorite of mine. The refreshing taste of oranges with the creamy “ice cream” like center... just the sound of them makes my mouth water. Now we can make orange creamsicles at home with just 4 simple ingredients! This recipe makes about 3 pops and is being made in the Zoku Quick Pop Maker. I have seen these at our local Marshalls and Ross stores, you can … [Read more...]

Ice Age: Collision Course Movie Trailer

ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE 20th Century Fox In Theaters July 22 Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World.  To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful … [Read more...]

Technology and Little Ones

Technology and Little Ones It's nearly impossible to raise your children without them having access to technology, you might have to go as far as traveling to to Mars. Even Mars has technology that we have left behind, though. Limiting when they get their first taste of technology is also a difficult task. By the time they are born, it is already too late. Technology is everywhere. Consider the increasing number of parents who will put their … [Read more...]

Nine Lives Movie Trailer

NINE LIVES EuropaCorp In Theaters August 5 Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey) is a daredevil billionaire at the top of his game.  His eponymous company FireBrand is nearing completion on its greatest achievement to date – the tallest skyscraper in the northern hemisphere. But Tom’s workaholic lifestyle has disconnected him from his family, particularly his beautiful wife Lara (Jennifer Garner) and his adoring daughter Rebecca (Malina … [Read more...]

Book Review | Ageless by Paul Inman

Sample received. All opinions are my own. I don’t know about you, but my Summer-time is filled with books. Whether it’s lounging by the pool, in the car on the way to vacation, or just relaxing in the air conditioning, you can bet I probably have a book in my hand. My latest read was a book called Ageless by author Paul Inman. Ageless tells the story of a girl names Alessandra Satori, who was the test subject of Nazi eugenics … [Read more...]

Beneful Dream Dog Park Project #DreamDogPark #FriendsofBeneful

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Beneful. My dog's very favorite part of the week is dog park day. The day the entire family packs into the car, with a few extra tennis balls to share with other furry friends, and visits our local park. Dog parks are a very special place for dogs and owners to bond and socialize with each other and the community. We have met many human friends that we meet up with outside of the dog park and our dog is … [Read more...]