A Good Nights Sleep Makes All The Difference #CMHmoms

Disclosure: This post brought to you by Children's Mercy. With back to school in full swing getting your kids set in a good sleep routine should be at the top of your list. During the summer bedtime routines typically disappear. Kids have a tendency to stay up later and then sleep in the next day.  A good sleep routine takes time because kids need more than one night for their bodies to reset. The recommendation is at least a week out from the … [Read more...]

The Wild Life In Theaters Sept 9 | $25 Visa #GIVEAWAY | ends 9/5

This post brought to you by Lionsgate. All opinions are my own. THE WILD LIFE Lionsgate In Theaters September 9 From the over-exuberant parrot Mak to the snack-obsessed tapir Rosie, from the persnickety echidna Epi to the acrobatic pangolin Pango, from the ditzy goat Scrubby to the commonsensical kingfisher Kiki and the always-cool chameleon Carmello, things are larger-than-life on a tropical isle that is pure wild animal paradise.  Then … [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) Journey Home on DVD | $25 Visa #GIVEAWAY | ends 10/23 | #TheJourneyHome Breast Cancer Awareness Month | $50 Visa #GIVEAWAY | ends … [Read more...]

Jack o Lantern Fruit Cups Recipe

Jack o Lantern Fruit Cup Recipe Fall holidays are a fun time to spice up the kids after school snacks. and... Can we talk fall parties? Often times there are only sugary sweet items available. Although I let my children indulge once in a while, a healthy option is appreciated as well. This adorable little fruit cup is a fun and tasty creation your kids will love. INGREDIENTS 3 Medium Navel Oranges 1 cup Mixed … [Read more...]

Join me at the #BritaBackToCollege Twitter Party 8/13

This post brought to you by Brita. The content and opinions expressed below are that of http://www.ourkidsmom.com/. I have been encouraging my kids lately to drink more water (instead of pop). My two youngest don't drink much pop, but my oldest two do. Now that they are heading off to college, I have been stressing it even more. When my daughter moved to college a couple of years ago we purchased a Brita Space Saver Pitcher for … [Read more...]

GoPro HERO + LCD Just In Time For Fathers Day #GoProatBestBuy

GoPro HERO + LCD Just In Time For Fathers Day 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. GoPro HERO+ LCD Capturing photos like the one above used to only be possible with super expensive equipment. Joe Public couldn't afford them so we stayed away from the water for fear of breaking our camera or phone. Now ... there is no fear with the GoPro HERO+ … [Read more...]

Dollie and Me Matching Outfits for Girls and Dolls

Dollie and Me Matching Outfits for Girls and Dolls Samples received. All opinions are my own. Emma has been enjoying her 18" dolls a lot lately. One thing she has really enjoyed is dressing them up and changing their clothes. Now, thanks to Dollie & Me, Emma can not only dress them up... but match them as well! Emma loves to dance so this cute little Dance into your Dream sleepwear set was perfect for her. The fit was spot … [Read more...]

Buy, Send, Redeem and Manage Gift Cards With Gyft #Gyft

Buy, Send, Redeem and Manage Gift Cards With Gyft Gyft card received. All opinions are my own. Gift cards are the gifts that keep on giving, but they can be awfully hard to keep track of. I can't even count how many times I am at a store and realize I forgot my gift card at home. When I am organized my small stack adds just enough thickness to my wallet that I can't close it. Luckily, Gyft lets you upload all of your gift cards to … [Read more...]

Holiday Essentials | Charmin | #IC #TweetFromTheSeat

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Charmin. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. With the big day just a little over a week away my mind begins to wonder. Planning for a house full of people can be as easy as you make it... you just need to plan. Growing up my grandmother would host for her growing extended family with grace. Her four children each had … [Read more...]

Radio Flyer 25 Days of Giveaways | Passport Wagon Review

Passport Wagon Review Sample received. All opinions are my own. Every day until December 18, Radio Flyer is giving away a different product in their 25 Days of Giveaways. Today, December 15, 2014, they are giving away a Passport Wagon like the one I'm reviewing below! There are still a few days left. Check out what else is up for grabs. I received a Radio Flyer Passport Wagon to test out. It arrived needing to be assembled. There … [Read more...]