What a Mom Wants: Vera Bradley Bag Purse Review & Umbrella GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

I guess I have been hiding under a rock, but I am now officially “found”. What am I talking about? Well… I had never experienced a Vera Bradley bag! *gasp* I know, right? O.M.G.! So when my box arrived I excitedly opened it to find these over the top fantastic bags inside! The first two I pulled out were the Emma bag (rv $35.00). Vera Bradley generously sent us two, one for each of my girls. We received the bag above in the print … [Read more...]

What a Mom Wants: Unique & Handcrafted Gifts from Novica Cotton Purse Review & $25 gc GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Novica was a website that I had heard of before, but really didn’t know what they sold. One day I read mention of the site again and I decided I needed to take a peek for myself. I liked what I found. Novica features green gifts, meaning eco-friendly, sustainable and natural. They are all made by local artisans and you can find anything from jewelry and handbags to home decor. While sifting through the site, I ran across their selection of … [Read more...]

Monday Morning Link Up : List Your Giveaways!

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) I’ll start with my giveaways ending in the next seven days…   Freschetta by the Slice & 3 pc Storage Set ends 4/26     GLEE Encore DVD (all MUSIC!) … [Read more...]

Seneca Farms Oatmeal & Fruit Review

Did you know that*… Nearly 60% of U.S. parents of children ages 3-17 admit that their child skips breakfast, with more than half of U.S. Moms wishing their child ate a more nutritious breakfast. 58% of U.S. Moms say they skip breakfast regularly. 46% of Moms who skip breakfast say they do so because they do not have enough time to prepare or eat it. 57% of single adults say the number one reason they skip breakfast is that they don’t have … [Read more...]

Weekly Winners! SIXTEEN Winners… Are YOU One?

Congratulations to this weeks winners! Peter Cottontail & Veggie Tales Easter DVD & CD 304 Entries Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Penny W (pennywatcher@) Comment: entered another giveaway: angelina ballerina dvd Baby Animal Pop! Book & Easter Basket 404 Entries Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Janet W. (janet3rdgrade@) Comment: I'm an email subscriber. #2 Pillow Pets Purple Fluffy Bunny … [Read more...]

Weekly Weigh In : Weeks 24 and 20 #NSNation

It’s been 24 weeks on Nutrisystem for myself and 20 weeks for Kaytlin. Last week I told (and showed) you about cleaning out my closet. All of my “too big” clothes are now gone. Well, Kaytlin followed suit and cleaned out her closet as well. I am sure the DAV was happy to see all of our clothes coming in, but our empty closets made us sad. I had planned on heading to Fashion Bug (because I had a coupon) but Kaytlin’s bank account was empty from … [Read more...]

What a Mom Wants: Brushed Stainless Kalorik 4 Slice Toaster Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Attractively housed in brushed stainless steel, this four-slice toaster features extra-wide slots with self-adjusting guides to hold and evenly toast a wide variety of bread types and sizes. Dual electronic controls with three LED lights make it easy to toast bagels, breads, or favorite waffles and pastries--right out of the freezer. In addition, the toaster's simple-to-use shade-selector knob offers five browning settings, and its cancel button … [Read more...]

What a Mom Wants: Healthier Cooking with Xtrema Ceramic 3.5 qt Sauce Pot w/Lid Cookware Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Have you given a second thought to what you use to prepare your meals? You may even feel satisfied that you're doing everything you can for you health by eating as much raw and unprocessed food as possible. Unfortunately, it may not be enough if you're not very selective in your food preparations. What about your cookware? What about that metal skillet you use to sauté your favorite veggies? Can you trust it to be safe for you and your … [Read more...]

What a Mom Wants: Gourmet Coffee from Tassimo Brewbot T20 Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Tassimo is not just a coffee maker, its a Brewbot, an advanced brewing system made by the engineers at Bosch. It has taken me years of trying various brews, but I can finally say I am a coffee lover. My husband teases me and says I drink “hot chocolate coffee” because I sweeten it (a lot), but that’s how I like my “hot chocolate”… sweet with a kick of caffeine! A few weeks ago, this beautiful machine made an appearance on my front porch. Let … [Read more...]

What a Mom Wants: Decorative & Functional EatSmart Precision Retro Food Scale Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

  The EatSmart Precision Retro is our newest kitchen scale, featuring our unique retro styling. Simply pour any ingredient into the Retro's brushed stainless steel bowl for quick and accurate measurement. Features EatSmart Precision design and accuracy with an amazing retro look Large oversized 4" dial - Easy to read in any kitchen environment  Maximum capacity 11 lbs / 5 kgs 1.5 quart brushed stainless steel bowl included … [Read more...]