Summer Sun Safety Tips | Neutrogena/MLS #GIVEAWAY | ends 6/3 | #ChooseSkinHealth

Disclosure: This post was sponsored on behalf of Neutrogena via One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own. I can't believe I am saying this, I swear we just took down the Christmas tree... but summer is almost here! During summer we spend almost all of our time outside. We can often be found swimming, searching for shells at the beach, BBQing in the backyard or attending MLS games in our hometown. Summer for us means lots of fun in the … [Read more...]

What Makes A Mother Strong? #ThankYouMom

This post brought to you by P&G. All opinions are my own. Do you know a mother who exemplifies strength in your mind? We've all met a woman at some point who we admire for her strength. Mothers especially seem to be capable of endurance and stamina in the most difficult times, and our sponsor P&G wants to recognize and acknowledge that strength this year. What Makes A Mother Strong? Over the years, as a mother, there have been many … [Read more...]

Family Fun at Worlds of Fun Theme Park | #WOFFirstTimer

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand, and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. Worlds of Fun has been a part of my life/memories as far back as I can remember. I have fond memories of visiting the park for my birthday with a few friends and riding the big coasters over and again. So when we were asked if we'd like to attend the opening … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Have Fun While Learning During The Summer

This post is brought to you by Camp Invention and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. Summer is associated with a break from school for most children, but you don't have to let that mean your kids aren't continually learning. Our sponsor, Camp Invention, is dedicated to enriching children's lives through fun filled STEM focused fun. This list of great summer ideas for continued education is just the beginning of what you can do to encourage … [Read more...]

Ways To Feed Kids Healthy Foods With Menu Planning #CMHMoms

This post brought to you Children's Mercy. All opinions are my own. All parents want to encourage healthy eating habits in their children.  One of the best ways to do this is to menu plan with your kids help each week.  Getting them involved in what they will be eating each day helps you to recognize their preferred foods, while also introducing them to healthier options on a regular basis.  We have some great tips for how to get healthy foods … [Read more...]

Unstructured Playtime Ideas For Kids #PlayWithPurpose

Playtime may seem like something that every child is experiencing on a regular basis, but our sponsor has shown us that in fact, many children do not get to enjoy unstructured playtime. Since some children may live without the freedom to play naturally, we have come up with some great ideas to help you make sure your own children have unstructured playtime on a regular basis. Unstructured Playtime Ideas For Kids Toys R Us is working along … [Read more...]

Choosing Summer Camps For Kids With Special Needs #CMHMoms

This post brought to you Children's Mercy. All opinions are my own. Summer camps for kids are already sending out mailers and information for enrollment, but for some parents it can be tough to decide if their child is able to attend. There are some medical conditions and special needs in children that make it difficult to attend a traditional summer camp for kids. We are bringing you some great tips from Children's Mercy, as well as some great … [Read more...]

Must Haves For The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Party

I love throwing parties for the kids around the holidays, and of course, a St. Patrick's Day party is a must. Having everything rainbow and green themed is a must, and our sponsor is just the place to go to make that happen. Not only will you want to stock up on all the best St. Patrick's Day recipes and crafts to make the party the best you've ever thrown, but you'll want to make sure you grab some specific items from Zazzle to make it the … [Read more...]

7 Must Haves For When Your Kids Get Sick #SickJustGotReal

The Pfizer Pediatric Platform products and information have been provided by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All opinions are my own. If you've ever had a child with a sniffle in the afternoon turn into a child with a fever, cough and headache at night, you understand what it means when I say Sick just got real.™. Being a parent can be so challenging, but having a plan for those times when something small turns into something bigger is the best way … [Read more...]

Why You Should Use An Online Budget Program

Thank you to Everydollar for sponsoring today's conversation. All opinions are my own. If you've ever considered an online budget program to keep track of your expenses and income, the Everydollar tool is a perfect choice. An online budget gives you flexibility to check your numbers from anywhere with an Internet connection, and Everydollar even offers you a great iPhone option meaning it is truly flexible from any location you may find … [Read more...]