GP: Helping Student Athletes Perform & $50 Dicks Sporting Goods GC / Gatorade Hydration Pack GIVEAWAY ends 12/9

The following is a guest post about student athletes. As I am a mom of an athlete and I am sure many of you are as well, I felt it was relevant material. Don’t forget to enter the awesome giveaway following the post! About the author: Brooke de Lench is a youth sports parenting expert and founder and editor-in-chief. Brooke has been featured on ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox, and has also served as a consultant on HBO Real Sports and ESPN … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving (TTT postponed)

From our family to yours… we hope you have a pleasant day full of family, friends and good food. Traveling Through Thursday is postponed this week but will re-start next Thursday. We hope the travels you do today on the road will be safe and enjoyable. Happy Thanksgiving! … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday…. almost

It’s been a while since I shared and I have a few that I couldn’t choose between, so you get three today! #1… Cat towers… are made for… CATS! (yes, he got his head stuck… and YES I made him wait while I found the camera LOL) #2 This is Emma & Ethan at her 4 year check-up. They were both acting so cute I had to snap this. She had no clue 3 shots were heading her way down the hall :(. #3 Remember me mentioning in my CSN post about Ethan … [Read more...]

KC AREA: $10 for a Visit with Santa & 3 Photos : Groupon

Today's Groupon is a visit with Santa! Receive 3 photos and a visit for only $10... WOW! Though he is not bound by the laws of physics, Santa Claus is duty-bound to eat every cookie, brisket, and can of pumpkin pie filling you leave out for him. Discuss Santa's snacking preferences in person with today's Groupon for SEPIA Photos. Offering professional holiday photo services, SEPIA has trained an army of jovial, naturally bearded Santas to fill … [Read more...]


Have you ever wondered where your ancestors are from or even who they were? Researching your genealogy can be an exciting hobby. Once you have it on paper and you can trace your family tree back four, five, six generations… it’s almost impossible to not sit and imagine what their lives were like. Legacy Family Tree has made it easy to keep track of all the information you dig up on your past. Here are some of the highlights… • Map Your … [Read more...]

#WIN Reach & Rembrandt Teeth Whitening Snowman Kit GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

If you remember, I did a review & giveaway for Reach & Rembrandt last month. As a holiday gift to my readers, Reach & Rembrandt decided to give away a Snowman Mailer Kit! Included in the kit is a REMBRANDT® 2 Hour Whitening Kit, the INTENSE STAIN™ toothpaste, the Plus Peroxide Wintergreen toothpaste, 2 REACH® by Design™ toothbrushes, 1 Total Care + Whitening toothbrush and 1 Total Care + Whitening Floss! Thank you Reach & … [Read more...]

OurKidsMom Readers Share…

Deanna recently won the Power Capes giveaway. She was sweet enough to share these pictures of her super girl enjoying her prize… I hope they started your day with a smile like they did mine. Thank you for sharing Deanna! I’m so glad she is enjoying her Power Cape! … [Read more...]

New From Warner Bros. FLIPPED on DVD 11.23

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#WIN CSN Stores $40 GC For Your Holiday Shopping GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

    I tell you, it’s sneaking up on me fast! But that’s okay… CSN Stores has us covered with over 200+ stores under one roof! They have something for everyone on your Christmas list, from children's backpacks and toy kitchens for the little ones to game chairs for their big brother! A huge THANK YOU to CSN Stores for helping one OurKidsMom reader with $40 gift code to do some holiday shopping with! WIN IT: The generous people at … [Read more...]

#WIN Conair, Scunci, Softlips Stocking Stuffers Review & GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

As my daughter got older, stocking stuffer ideas changed from little pocket toys and candies to hair items, makeup and jewelry. This year Conair, Scunci and Softlips are here to help you stuff your loved ones stocking (or maybe even your own!). Conair Tourmaline Ceramic round brush: 100% Crushed Gemstones with Ions for Intense Shine For blow-dry styling medium to long hair of all textures Ceramic - coated barrel retains heat … [Read more...]