Back-to-School with Gayo Azul® Win a Bicycle Contest!!

Across the U.S., kids are preparing for back-to-school, or are already back in the classroom, and parents are busy getting ready for another schoolyear. To celebrate, Gayo Azul® – famous Caribbean Hispanic cheesemaker with a Dutch influence – is launching its first annual Back-to-School with Gayo Azul® “Win a Bicycle” Contest, because what better way to start a new year of school than the chance to win a brand-new bicycle AND a $100 gift card to … [Read more...]

NECTAR Mattress | #MyNECTARMattress

Sample received. All opinions are my own. This is one of the rare occasions that one of my older children has stepped up to help me review a product! This particular review was written by my oldest daughter, Kaytlin. While most kids can’t wait to get out from under their parents’ roof and live on their own, I stayed in the comfort of my childhood home and attended community college until I was 21. By then, I had taken all the classes I … [Read more...]

Holiday Gifts | Cariloha Bamboo Sheets | #GIVEAWAY | ends 12/22

Sample received. All opinions are my own. Your bedroom should be a place of comfort and relaxation. Many things go into creating that peaceful sanctuary and one of those important details, in my opinion, are great sheets! I'm always on the look out for amazing sheets. I mean, let's face it, if your bed feels cozy when you get into it you now a good night's sleep is a few eye winks away. But I will admit, I'm kind of a sheet snob. Much like … [Read more...]

$300 Paypal Cash #Giveaway | ends 11/30

$300 Paypal Cash #Giveaway | ends 11/30 With the holiday quickly closing in on us we thought it would be a fun idea to do a Thanksgiving cash giveaway. Who wouldn't like a little extra holiday gift cash?! ;) GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $300 Cash (via Paypal) Co-hosts: Ottawa Mommy Club // Inspiring Words From the Heart // Avec Amber //  Deliciously Savvy // The Southern Thing // A Labour of Life // The Dress Matters //  Outfits & … [Read more...]

My Little Pony The Movie #MyLittlePonyMovie

This post is in partnership with Lionsgate.  My Little Pony: The Movie – Coming to theaters Friday 10/6! A dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 – Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy, and Rarity – embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home.   The film has an all-star voice cast … [Read more...]

Hip Baby Wrap Ring Sling

Hip Baby Wrap Ring Sling Sample received. All opinions are my own. As a first time mom busy trying to care for a child and keep up with household tasks, I found my baby carrier and wrap complete lifesavers when my toddler was a baby! I had never used a ring sling before, so when I was asked to sample the Hip Baby Wrap ring sling, I was excited to try it out, as I am expecting my next baby in less than 4 months. There are a couple different … [Read more...]

Back to College Essentials for Restful Sleep

Samples received. All opinions are my own. My second oldest is heading back for his third year in college.... where did the time go?! One of the most important things we've learned is that, especially in the dorms, a good night's sleep is hard to get. Finding products to send back with him to help him sleep better will improve his concentration, memory and overall mood. Fortunately I found several Therapedic® products online at Bed, … [Read more...]

Honeycomb Cereal Makes Breakfast Biggerer

This post brought to you by Honeycomb and Post Cereal. All opinions are my own. With the kids heading off to school this week, I have been brainstorming way to expand their smaller summer breakfast into a "biggerer" option to help them stay focused until lunch. The kids love cereal, so I took this opportunity to introduce them to a childhood classic... Honeycomb. The type of classics never go out of style. My first bite brought back … [Read more...]

Upside down gifts | Gifts of Encouragement

Samples received. All opinions are my own. Being a mom has so many ups and downs, some days you can have a "perfect day", no fighting between the kids, no unexpected mishaps, being a mom is just perfect. Then  there are days where reality sets in  and some days are just tough to get through. These are the days that you need a little break, the times that you cherish when a stranger gives you a little word of encouragement to how well of a … [Read more...]

Despicable Me 3 | $25 Visa #GIVEAWAY | ends 7/8 | #DespicableMe3

This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures. DESPICABLE ME 3 – In Theaters June 30 Illumination, who brought moviegoers Despicable Me and the biggest animated hits of 2013 and 2015, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, continues the story of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions in Despicable Me 3. After he is fired from the Anti-Villain League for failing to take down the latest bad guy to threaten … [Read more...]