$100 Amazon Giveaway | ends 11/21


Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon G+/YouTube blast where one lucky reader will win a $100 Amazon gift card. The giveaway is open to everyone and provided by Makobi Scribe. Good Luck! If you are a blogger, you can sign up for this blast here. Entry-Form … [Read more...]

Happy Friendsgiving with 20 Dynamic Duo Shows on Netflix| #StreamTeam

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Happy Friendsgiving with 20 Dynamic Duo Shows on Netflix| #StreamTeam This post is part of the Netflix Stream Team Ambassador program. All opinions are my own.   Holiday season is just around the corner, but it's not the nation's favorite food holiday that has us day dreaming about mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. This month we're all about Friendsgiving, a popular take on Thanksgiving when friends come together to celebrate good food … [Read more...]

Motorola MBP36S Video Baby Monitor #MotorolaBabyMonitor


Motorola MBP36S Video Baby Monitor  As a mom to four children, I have been through my fair share of baby monitors. When my 22 year old was tiny, we did not have enough money for a monitor so we relied on having a quiet house to hear. Baby number two five years later found us in a little better situation. Our house was less quiet because we had an older child, so a monitor was on our shopping list. Our last two children are only 6 … [Read more...]

Homemade Vicks Shower Disks


 Homemade Vicks Shower Disks My husband and I have been battling what's left of a head cold for about a week now. A hot steamy shower always helps us loosen the goop in our nose and throat, but with these menthol shower bombs you get a little extra boost. They smell great, too! You Need  1/2 cup of Baking Soda 1 cup of cornstarch 5 table spoons of Vicks (Can use baby Vicks for a more gentle smell) Add a teaspoon of water as your see … [Read more...]

HGG | Little Tikes Tunnel N Dome | #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/5


Little Tikes Tunnel N Dome     Little Tikes Tunnel 'N Dome arrived at my house for a review and boy where my kids excited and itching to get it set up. Taking it out of the box there was some assembly required, it took me maybe 5 min to set it up and have it ready for use. There weren't any tools required nor any screws, everything just slides together. It's getting colder outside so I set it up in my basement so it … [Read more...]

McCormick Skillet Sauces Turn Ordinary Chicken into a Meal


McCormick® Skillet Sauces Samples provided. All opinions are my own. Coming up with quick homemade dinner ideas that the whole family will love isn’t the easiest task and it’s even trickier when you’re a bit crunched for time.  My kids were getting tired of plain old chicken, but between lack of time and ambition that was what they were getting. I had heard that McCormick® recently launched their new McCormick® Skillet Sauces at Walmart. I … [Read more...]

Foods that Promote Eye Health


Foods that Promote Eye Health Thank you to VSP Vision Care, the nation’s largest not-for-profit vision care company, for sponsoring today's converstation. All opinions are my own. My little Ethan has become quite the food challenge for me. He's not really a "picky eater" per se, he just doesn't want to eat meat. Feeding this little guy has become a challenge for me because meal time is more than just an obligation to fill his little … [Read more...]

How To | Salt Dough Footprint Olaf Christmas Ornament


Salt Dough Footprint Olaf Christmas Ornament Christmas is coming and it's craft time in my house. I love to have a new craft/ornament for the kids each year and this year's craft I saw was way too cute idea on Pinterest to pass up doing. Salt Dough Foot Print Olaf. Start off by making up a batch of salt dough, this is the recipe I used: 2 Cups Flour 1 Cup Salt 1 Cup warm water Kneed your dough until it's a soft texture, the longer … [Read more...]

HGG | Mobo Cruiser Disney-Pixar Cars Lightning McQueen Cruiser | #GIVEAWAY | ends 11/28


Mobo Cruiser Disney-Pixar Cars Lightning McQueen     I was sent a Mobo Tot Disney-Pixar Cars Lightning McQueen cruiser bike to try out. Mobo bikes are known for their high quality, durable three wheeled cruiser bikes and I knew my kids would be excited to try it out! After opening up the box there is some assembly required. It took me about 30 minutes to put the bike together as there are a few nuts and bolts that take a … [Read more...]

Kmart Fab 15 Toy List is Out #Fab15ToysCGC

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I have fond childhood memories of going through catalogs and creating my holiday wish list. I didn't know how or why... to be honest I never really thought hard about it then, but some how Mom, Grandma and Santa always came through for me. One year I desperately wanted the hot toy of the season... a Cabbage Patch doll. I was obsessed and I am sure my family was stressed. They didn't have the internet to help them seek out these hot toys. … [Read more...]