25 Valentines Day Printables

With Valentines Day around the corner, I spent a little time in the Valentines Day aisle trying to find some that my children would want to hand out. I was a little bummed at how bland and cookie cutter they were. That’s why I decided to go on a hunt for some fun, unique and memorable Valentines that include free printables so you can make them easily at home. From actual Valentines to bag toppers, there is something for everyone. We also … [Read more...]

Do I Need A Security System for Protection?

Do I Need A Security System for Protection? According to the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics, there is an overwhelming number, 3.7 million, of home invasions that have occurred each year from 2003-2007. Out of these home invasions, offenders were known to their victims in 65% of violent burglaries and offenders were strangers in 28% of the burglaries. Although burglaries dropped around 7.8% in 2015, property crimes remain at nearly 8 … [Read more...]

Teleflora Hand Made Bouquets

Sample received. All opinions are my own. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, choose a hand-made floral bouquet, professionally-designed and personally delivered by a Teleflora local florist in your neighborhood to show your loved ones how much they mean to you. Cherish your loved ones by sending a Teleflora floral gift that arrives straight from the heart. This thoughtful representation of YOU will be the talk of the office and home … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Pink Strawberry Pancakes Recipe

Valentines Day Pink Strawberry Pancakes Recipe My goal for this recipe was to use up our strawberries in the fridge. I ended up with a fun and tasty recipe for pink tinted pancakes for Valentine’s Day. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon white sugar 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 egg 3/4 cups milk 3/4 cups pureed strawberries (more can be added to achieve desired … [Read more...]

I Found My Cloud with PeachSkinSheets | #GIVEAWAY | ends 2/19

Sample received. All opinions are my own. Creating a nice comfy environment aids in a good nights sleep. Everything from the comforter and pillows to the sheets, they all go hand in hand. Once you've found that perfect combination it's like sleeping on a cloud. Creating this environment for a good night's sleep is important for many reasons... from memory function and living longer to weight loss/metabolism. Finding a nice set of sheets to … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send?

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send? Valentines Day is around the corner and you are considering sending flowers. We’ve all heard that specific rose colors have different meanings, but did you know that how many roses you send also conveys a meaning? If you combine these two meanings together it will have a bigger impact! Here’s a quick chart to help you make your decision:   1 A single rose … [Read more...]

American Plastic Toys Gigantic Loader and Gigantic Dump Truck

Sample received. All opinions are my own. My 3 year old son is obsessed with trucks, car, tractors, trains, really anything with wheels. He is a true little boy through and through so when I was sent the Gigantic Loader and Gigantic Dump Truck from American Plastic toys I knew these were going to be a big hit. Taking them out of the box I really didn't realize exactly how big they really were, they are gigantic! Both the loader and the … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Strawberries | Directions for Valentines Day

Chocolate and strawberries are synonymous with romance... the two together are a symphony of flavor. Unfortunately, they can sometimes be incredibly expensive to buy. I have found a quick (and delicious) way to make them that won’t break the bank. Chocolate Covered Strawberries Directions for Valentines Day You will need: Strawberries Chocolate Chips (semisweet or dark, your choice) Cupcake Papers possibly cooking … [Read more...]

Collage.com Sherpa Fleece Photo Blanket

Sample received. All opinions are my own. It is COLD outside! At a temperature of -33 Fahrenheit all  anyone wants to do is stay inside where it is warm and cozy, and what better way to do that then wrapped up in a warm cozy blanket with the kids watching your favorite show with them. Collage.com  sent me a stunning 60x80 Sherpa Fleece photo blanket. The front of the  blanket is a custom photo, you can add 1 image or create a … [Read more...]

Love2Learn Elmo

Every child loves Elmo! I was sent the Love2Learn Elmo and as an adult I was looking forward to learning and playing with this Elmo for a review. Recommended age is 18 months - 4 years, but I would say it's pretty flexible depending on your child. From learning colors, numbers, animals, manners, to brushing their teeth, sharing, or even potty training Elmo is there to encourage your child in real time. Customize your Elmo with the free app to … [Read more...]