April 2011

Weekly Weigh In Weeks 25 & 21 #NSNation

by Heather Smith on April 30, 2011 · 5 comments

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It’s been 25 weeks on Nutrisystem for myself and 21 weeks for Kaytlin. What a wild and crazy week it was here. I had a date meal out with my husband, Easter, roofers pounding over my head for two days, Emma & Ethan at each other’s throats all week… …



A mom wants her children to be safe… Our children and teenagers are growing up in a completely different world than we did as children. They are now spending countless hours browsing and “messing around” in cyber world. We can no longer peek out the window to see who they are interacting with and if […]


 I just found out about Western Union’s new campaign to honor mothers, family, friends and loved ones that have all provided us so much through the years. The campaign is called Love in Any Language. It takes the approach of using music, which is universally used to express love towards others in any language, as […]


Last November I introduced you to PartyLite and their 5-wick candles. PartyLite candles are high quality, long lasting candles with wonderful aromas. I am excited to be able to introduce you to PartyLite’s newest candle, the GloLite. INTRODUCING THE MOST ROMANTIC CANDLES IN THE WORLD An Entirely New Kind of PartyLite Candle – GloLite –Makes […]


  I am in love with Scentsy, a company that offers a variety of scented products, from wickless candles to their new stuffed animals. I have always enjoyed filling my home with inviting scents. As a mom, I know that children are curious and a burning candle is a very inviting visual. I worried about […]

I Heart (miss) Sleep

by Heather Smith on April 28, 2011 · 11 comments

Ahhhhh… sleep. i heart you. I have taken you for granted (and I miss you). As a teenager, sleep and I were tight. I’d sleep 10, 12, sometimes 14 hours a night. If my parents would have let me, I probably would have slept all day on the weekends. …



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Mega Bloks has brought two of Emma’s favorite things together into one toy. Dora the Explorer and bath time collide with Mega Bloks Dora’s Bath Time. “What are you exploring today?” With Dora’s Bath Time buildable playset, girls ages 3+ can build a world that they can explore with Dora! This playset also includes a […]

Traveling Through Thursday Facebook Hop!

by Heather Smith on April 27, 2011 · 1 comment

Traveling Through Thursday

Welcome to the Traveling Through Thursday FACEBOOK Hop 4/28/11 hosted by Living on Love and Cents, Mom On Dealz, Our Kids Mom , and Belly Charms (The Blog). <center><a href=”http://www.livingonloveandcents.com/” mce_href=”http://www.livingonloveandcents.com/”><img border=”0″ src=”http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp142/happygirlivy/TTT-1.jpg” mce_src=”http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp142/happygirlivy/TTT-1.jpg”/></a></center> We would LOVE to spotlight you next week! Would you like to be a spotlight? All you have to do is […]

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Here we are, almost five months into 2011. Have you kept up with your New Years Resolution to get fit, lose a little weight… move your body? For the past six months I have stuck through the highs and lows of losing weight, but I had yet to start moving my body. I decided it […]