WINNERS! Smart Cookies and Dymo

What a fun and crazy week it’s been here on OurKidsMom the blog and on Facebook! Welcome to all the new readers/followers…. I hope to see some of your names below soon! Smart Cookies Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Penny Holder Comment: Subscribed via RSS ******************************* Dymo Labeler Your Winner (confirmed) Author: jenn Comment: tweet!/jenzen69/status/24895419070808065   … [Read more...]

Save a Little Green : Make it Yourself! Chili Seasoning Recipe

In an effort to save a little money and to actually “know” what ingredients I am putting in my family's food… we have switched from pre-packaged chili seasoning mix to this recipe. Make some ahead of time and store in an air-tight jar! Chili Seasoning Mix 4 teaspoons – 2 Tbsp chili powder 1 tablespoon crushed red pepper 1 tablespoon dried minced onion 1 tablespoon dried, minced garlic 2 teaspoons white sugar 2 … [Read more...]

Weekly Weigh In Weeks 11 and 7 : 1/21/11 #NSNation

It’s been 11 weeks on Nutrisystem for myself and 7 weeks for Kaytlin. Where do I start? I’ll be honest… both Kaytlin and myself felt like there was not going to be a loss for either of us this week. It’s not that we were “bad”… we just weren’t feeling it. It’s been a busy week for me… planning the big giveaway on the blog for this weekend. I have been too relaxed with not writing down my foods (not to self: start writing down my food again!) … [Read more...]

WINNERS! JoeShopping $50 Amazon, Barney DVD, Thomas DVD and Truvia

With all the planning and prep for the big giveaway this weekend, I neglected to draw a few winners! JoeShopping $50 Amazon Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Penny W Comment: entered another giveaway: kinderglo   Barney Musical Zoo DVD Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Sarah S. Comment: I am an email subscriber. 1   Thomas & Friends Wobby Wheels & Whistles DVD Your Winner (confirmed) Author: Candice Y … [Read more...]

Traveling Through Thursday 1/20/11 Facebook Hop!

Welcome to the Traveling Through Thursday Blog Hop 1/20/11 hosted by Living on Love and Cents, Mom On Dealz, Our Kids Mom , and Belly Charms (The Blog). <a href="" mce_href=""><img border="0" src="" … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday : Crafts

I love that Emma & Ethan are getting old enough to enjoy crafts. I started simple and we made Valentines to hang around the house in about a week.   The Dollar Tree was a great place to get these. $3 out of pocket and we spent about an hour making them! … [Read more...]

#WIN Kidtoons My Little Pony Friendship Adventures GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Have you heard of Kidtoons?  Kidtoons is a small organization dedicated to bringing fun, affordable, safe family oriented programming to movie theaters nationwide. There is a new family friendly movie every month with related activities like coloring contests, book recommendations, giveaways and related activities. You can also sign up for the weekly newsletter for the activities and information on the films. Don’t forget to register for … [Read more...]

The Ricky Gervais Show Complete First Season on DVD

THE RICKY GERVAIS SHOW From the creators of the smash-hits The Office and Extras, The Ricky Gervais Show is an animated comedy based on a series of highly popular audio podcasts voiced by Gervais, collaborator Stephen Merchant, and colleague/friend Karl Pilkington that have been set to clever, eye-catching animation. The podcasts' storylines, which were inspired by Pilkington's offbeat musings about life, built a tremendous following amongst … [Read more...]

1000 Facebook Follower Celebration! Friday 1/21

OurKidsMom has hit two major milestones this week! 1000 followers on Facebook and 1500 followers on the blog I’ve decided it’s time to hold a celebration… and you receive the gifts! I will be having the party Friday through Sunday… plenty of time to stop by and say hi to all the sponsors. Entering will be easy… like the sponsors Facebook page and let me know! Easy Peasy…. I’ve spent the morning contacting potential sponsors and we … [Read more...]

#WIN Sibu Beauty Facial Soap, Lotion and Eye Cream Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED] US & Canada

Is your New Years Resolution to take better care of your skin? … use more natural products on your face? Beautiful People. Beautiful Earth. We are proud to offer an exclusive line of health & beauty products that will improve the way you look and the way you feel. But we are also sensitive to the constant stress on our environment due to chemicals, overflowing landfills, and irresponsible management of our forests and other … [Read more...]