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Kiss My Baby Instagram Photo Contest!

10/24/2014 18:58:26 PM

Are you an Instagram addict? I know I am. Have you seen all of the silly shenanigans I post over there? And if you are too – I have the perfect contest for you. I think you’ll love it. Moldiv is sponsoring an Instagram photo contest wh ...

Air Hogs Vectron Wave Set Rocks

10/23/2014 22:07:22 PM

This post was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Air Hogs. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. #VectronInSpace Ok. So when I was a kid, I totally wanted to be a princess. But I also loved ...

Host a Barbie and the Secret Door Party

10/22/2014 18:36:26 PM

I participated in an In-Home Party Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Mattel. I received product samples to facilitate my party and a promotional item to thank me for participating. When I was a little girl, I had no other girls ...

Huge – Burt’s Bees Holiday Grab Bag Sale and More!

10/14/2014 19:33:41 PM

Can you believe we’re already starting to see holiday deals? But, according to the Christmas Clock, it’s only 71 days until Christmas. Which at first sounds like a lot – until you realize that’s just 10 more Fridays. Crazy, ri

Luxe Baby Shower Giveaway – Over $1,400 in Prizes! #LuxeBaby

10/14/2014 16:12:25 PM

Hey friends! I have a super duper spectacular giveaway for you guys…. One that {almost} makes me want to have another baby, just to be able to stock up on all of these amazing new products. From gear like a fab new stroller and baby carrier, ...

Pumpkin Spice Cocktail Recipe

10/09/2014 21:13:02 PM

Today I made my Sweet’N Low Pumpkin Spice Cocktail as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SweetNLowStars. I love fall. Honestly, as much as I love summer and pool parties – fall is really my favorite time of year. I love hoodies, ...

VIP Party with Godsmack and Pura Vida Tequila!

09/30/2014 00:13:17 AM

Big thank you to Pura Vida Tequila for inviting us to party like a rockstar with Godsmack at the RockstarUPROAR concert last month. We received complimentary concert tickets and a meet and greet with Godsmack. But all opinions are, as always, ...

Making Kids’ Healthy Lunches Awesome

09/29/2014 15:51:48 PM

I’m excited to share the new premium line of lunchmeat from Hillshire Farm with you – I was compensated for sharing this info with you – but it’s all 100% my opinion, as always! #HillshireNaturals As a mom, there are SO many t

Vote in the #TastefullyCrafted Contest to Win a Trip to the Great American Beer Festival!

09/24/2014 15:27:05 PM

This post brought to you by Green Mountain Gringo all-natural chips and salsa. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Sunshine and Sippy Cups. What does tastefully crafted mean to you? Is it a delicious family recipe passed down ...

How to Make Mornings With Kids Less Stressful

09/23/2014 23:28:17 PM

Big thank you to Mom It Forward Blogger Network and IKEA for partnering with me to share solutions for morning madness – #first59 I’m a firm believer that the quality of your day doesn’t depend on outside forces or experiences 

Why I’m Falling in Love with the Philips Airfryer

09/22/2014 14:24:52 PM

Big thank you to Best Buy for sending me a complimentary Philips Airfryer to test out and share with you guys. It is AWESOME and I know you’ll love it too! I am a healthy eater, 90% of the time. You wouldn’t know it by looking at the si ...

Love DIY? Join the BEHR Online Home Improvement Network!

09/17/2014 19:15:39 PM

This is a sponsored post about a new DIY community from BEHR. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Are you a DIY enthusiast? I know I am. We moved into a new house a couple of years ago – but just finally finalized ...

New Way to Save Big on Groceries – Without Using Coupons!

09/17/2014 16:14:56 PM

I shopped savvy using Walmart Saving Catcher, as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SavingsCatcher. Sharing because I love this, and I know you will too! I used to be a pretty serious couponer. I wasn’t ever one who could pull off the ...

The Elsa Cocktail – Disney’s Frozen Inspired Sangria Recipe

09/11/2014 16:35:27 PM

This week I made my Sweet’N Low Sangria recipe, inspired by the Disney movie Frozen, as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SweetNLowStars. Hi. My name is Meagan. And I like to party. {Anyone else seen Hot Rod? One of the funniest-cheesiest ...

Even Moms Can Party Like a Rockstar….

09/10/2014 17:28:23 PM

Disclosure: In exchange for my participation in this program, I am receiving VIP tickets to the Uproar Festival and a bunch of awesome product from Pura Vida Tequila - tequila recipes coming soon! Photos provided by Pura Vida Tequila. I’ve ...

When it Comes to Girl Scouts – Together Counts!

09/09/2014 17:03:06 PM

Big thank you to Together Counts and the Girl Scouts of the USA for giving the compensated opportunity to share my thoughts about the new #HealthyHabits campaign! I think that it’s super important for kids to be active. Not just physically ...

How to Travel Fashionably Light

09/07/2014 20:52:34 PM

I’m super excited to have received a complimentary item from Karina Dresses – I know you’ll fall in love with them as much as I have! “The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who wa

Do You Know What’s Missing From Your Beauty Routine?

09/07/2014 18:31:03 PM

I’m excited to partner with Mom It Forward Blogger Network to share some awesome beauty tips – including info about the NEW #ColgateEnamelHealth Toothpaste. Compensation was received – all opinions are totally mine :) Do you know w

Five Ways to Get Free Disney Stuff

09/06/2014 21:18:02 PM

This post contains affiliate links…. I went to Disney World for the first time when I was a freshman in high school. I played the flute in the marching band, and every 3 years they went on a major trip. I lucked out that my first year in high ...

10 Tips for Potty Training Success – Seriously.

09/06/2014 17:53:48 PM

Ten Tips You Need for Potty Training Success is sponsored by Pull-Ups®. Most of you know about the struggles Abby and I have had with potty training. If not – long story short. {Like I can ever say anything short, ha. :)} But – we had ...

Why I love the Nintendo 2DS and the Tomodachi Life Game from Best Buy

09/06/2014 15:49:46 PM

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. You guys know I am always conflicted on giving the kids more tech gadgets, right? I’m a BIG believer ...

Under the Sea Lunch Idea

09/05/2014 20:19:10 PM

I’m always looking for easy, frugal, and FUN ways to help the kiddos eat healthier. And, actually eat – you know what I mean? It’s hard enough staying on a budget. It’s worse when the kids don’t like what you serve, and

Do You Know How to Earn Free Money Using Your Phone?

09/04/2014 17:08:02 PM

This is a sponsored giveaway with Mums the Word Network and Jingit. All opinions are my own, as always. I only share stuff I seriously love.  Who loves free money? {Is everyone waving their hands in the air right now? I thought so :)} I know ...

DIY Pencil or Marker Holder

08/28/2014 21:54:45 PM

This post to share cool new ways to use Palmolive is sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are my own. As always :) #PalmoliveWM I love being crafty. I love being frugal. I love when I can be frugally crafty. Which is why, ever since I was a ...

Quick and Dirty Tips to Make Back to School Simple

08/27/2014 21:03:50 PM

Back to School Made Simple with Quick and Dirty Tips… This post is totally not compensated, I just thought the info was super awesome and helpful, and that you’d like it as much as I did :) Free, curated collection of back-to-school tips ...

Enter to Win $1,000 Cash!!

08/27/2014 18:21:08 PM

Howdy friends! I’ve teamed up with an awesome brand, and a bunch of bloggy buddies to bring you a super cool new giveaway. Learn about a sweet new online shopping app, how to earn rewards for you AND your fave charity – then have a chan ...

Adorable and Affordable Back to School Clothes for Kids

08/26/2014 15:20:50 PM

Thank you to OshKosh B’gosh and The Motherhood blogging network for letting me partner with them to share some awesome kids fall fashion with you! Ok, I mentioned yesterday in my Top 10 Trends for Kids this Fall post that I am in love – ...

Top 10 Trends for Kids this Fall

08/25/2014 13:16:10 PM

Clothes don’t grow. Kids do…. Which is why the back to school season can be a bit of challenge. It seems like summer just started a few minutes ago – but it’s been months of kids running and climbing and eating everything in t

The Best Way to Buy Chicken

08/23/2014 16:17:43 PM

This post includes a referral link. But I’m sharing because I am totally in love with this company! I don’t eat a lot of red meat – but I do LOVE me some chicken. We’re trying to cut down our expenses, and also trying to eat h

Potty Training Help – No Matter What Stage You’re In!

08/18/2014 06:59:22 AM

Big thank you to Pull-Ups for letting me share info about their Big Kid Academy, and all of the amazing free potty training tools and information they have. #Sponsored. We’ve finally got potty training down, 99%. It was a challenge. Abby ...

Tour China for Free – Trip for Two Giveaway!

08/17/2014 17:02:21 PM

{This post contains an affiliate link.} Who wants a vacation? I know I sure do. They call this “summer vacation” – but when you’re a work at home mom, and get to watch other people’s kid all summer while they’re ou

Awesome Tip: Never Run Out of Ink Again! HP Instant Ink available at Best Buy

08/15/2014 15:28:56 PM

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Ok ladies. {And gentlemen – I know a handful of you read my posts here too. “Hi dad!!”} I hav

Attention Gamers – $50 iTunes or Google Play Gift Card Giveaway!

08/14/2014 15:01:02 PM

Hey friends – here’s another awesome giveaway for you to enter! Because I love bringing you opportunities to win prizes. Why? Because I love to win prizes myself – so I want to help you win too! Woo hoo :) Check it out… Attent

Low-Cal Lemon Drop Martini Recipe

08/07/2014 15:19:04 PM

This week I made a super awesome Sweet’N Low Low-Cal Lemon Drop Martini as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. Big thanks to them for allowing me to a part of the #SweetNLowStars – hope you enjoy! I’ve been posting a few back to ...

$500 Summer Dreams Cash Giveaway!

08/06/2014 13:28:26 PM

Woo hoo! This week I’ve brought you guys some really cool back to school giveaways – but now let’s have one big giveaway bash to end the summer with, shall we? This one is awesomesauce – one lucky winner gets a whopping $500 i

This Will Change How You Take Photos from Your Phone Forever

08/05/2014 16:45:49 PM

Big thank you to the Best Buy WOLF Blogging Network and the peeps at Sony for giving me the chance to try out the new lens style camera, the Sony QX10, and share the awesomeness with you! I received a complimentary product, but you know my opinions ...

Tea Collection KinderCone Giveaway: $4k Grand Prize!

08/04/2014 21:32:09 PM

The first day of school can be a bit nerve wracking, and to alleviate some of the anxiety and put a little fun into the day, there is a tradition in Germany where kids are presented with a large, colorful KinderCone or Schultute (“shool-t ...

Kid’s Academy App Makes Learning Fun!

08/04/2014 20:28:14 PM

Kid’s Academy is all about helping children learn verbal, writing and math skills in an easy and fun manner. Which is why I’m such a big fan of theirs. I mean, I do love “unplugged play” – like with our Lilliputiens Sens

Mega Back to School Giveaway Prize Package!!

08/04/2014 19:13:59 PM

It seems like summer just started, doesn’t it? Way too early to start thinking about back to school! But, the first day of school will be here for us in less than a month – so crazy. Which is why I’ve partnered with my group of blog

Samsung Galaxy Note Giveaway for Back to School!

08/04/2014 17:19:41 PM

Are you a member of Ebates yet? If you do ANY online shopping, you definitely need to be using their site. Seriously. You get access to awesome coupon codes which save you money. You get cash back on your purchases, which gives you even more ...

Skinny Blueberry Mojito Recipe

07/15/2014 22:39:02 PM

Super excited to share my Sweet’N Low Blueberry Mojito Recipe as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SweetNLowStars. Because you know, I love sharing cool stuff with you guys. :) A few of my favorite things…. Summertime. Drinks with ...

Kitchen Makeover: Organization Tips on a Budget

07/10/2014 17:34:48 PM

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. We’ve lived in this house for about 3 years now. But just finally closed on the sale and made it official a couple months ago. {Yayayayayaya!} So, ...

Enter to Win My Favorite Summer Sunshine Things!

07/03/2014 03:23:59 AM

Hey friends! Since the My Favorite Things Giveaway at the holidays was so popular, I thought you guys might like another set of prizes to win now that it’s summer and sunshine-y :) I’ve got a big prize pack that one lucky fan will win, ...

Makeover Your Outdoor Space this Summer!

06/30/2014 21:22:37 PM

Big thank you to Pier 1 and Mom Central for partnering with me to show off the coolest summer entertaining and patio decor! #Pier1OutdoorParty #Sponsored #MC You guys know by now how much I love to entertain. And how much I loooove to be able ...

Freebies and Fun from Quaker Chewy

06/23/2014 17:24:23 PM

This is a sponsored campaign with Mums the Word Network and Quaker Chewy. All opinions are my own. I only share stuff with you guys that I love and think is super rad, and that I would want to hear about. #PinkyPromise :) I’ve realized lately ...

Win an #HPFamilyTime Package – Printer & PC!

06/17/2014 21:52:10 PM

I received a set of products from HP to help us have more summer fun – and am so excited to share them with you! #HPFamilyTime. So – I’ve told you guys about how amazing my new HP Pavilion x360 PC is. Then I told you about how rad my ...

Make this a Forever Summer!

06/16/2014 18:35:25 PM

Big thank you to The Motherhood and Oshkosh B’gosh for sending me a #ForeverSummer package so that we could share our summer fun with you! It’s summer time – finally. It feels like spring took forever to get here, and even once it a

Summer PNW Picnic Prize Package!

06/16/2014 15:14:11 PM

Welcome to the 3rd annual Savory Summer Giveaway Hop! I have teamed up with our host, the super amazing Measuring Flower - and am joined by an awesome group of bloggers to bring you a compilation of awesome food and food-related prizes! And ...

Win a $125 Amazon Gift Card!

06/16/2014 14:29:13 PM

What U Talking Bout Willis? 5 Year Milestone Giveaway! One of my favorite, long-time, super amazing bloggers is celebrating FIVE years blogging, and we here at Sunshine and Sippy Cups want to celebrate with “What U Talking Bout Willis” ...

Stay-at-Home Date Night Ideas

06/16/2014 14:01:12 PM

This post brought to you by Breyers Gelato Indulgences. All opinions are 100% mine. “Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens. Brown paper packages tied up with strings – these are a few ...

Celebrate the Dads Who Care

06/13/2014 17:02:17 PM

“He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.” – Clarence Budington Kelland… Father’s Day is almost upon us. A time to think about all of the fathers who have made a difference in our lives R


06/10/2014 20:15:40 PM

“In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too.” – Robert Brault… I love this quote. {And you know, I am a quote junkie.} It seems so appropriate for summer too, since that’s the time that most o

Disney’s Frozen – Big Giveaway Event!

06/10/2014 19:09:29 PM

Because you KNOW that Frozen is pretty much our favorite movie in years – and I wake up in the middle of the night singing the songs in my head – I had to join the fun to bring you guys this giveaway and chance to win! Also – I know

Where Do Babies Come From?

06/09/2014 19:28:06 PM

New from award-winning author and illustrator Sophie Blackall comes a beautiful picture book full of playful details to help answer the age-old-question..where do babies come from?  Sooner or later, every one of us will have a kiddo who asks, ...

Custom Soy Candle Giveaway!

06/08/2014 17:57:30 PM

Welcome to the Custom Soy Wax – Glint Candles Giveaway! Another fun giveaway just for you – because you guys rock, and I love to be able to thank you for reading :) It’s sponsored by: Glint Candles, hosted by: Gloriously Green Gal

Best Buy #GreatestDad Twitter Party – Win Tablets, Dysons, and Gift Cards!

06/05/2014 21:27:05 PM

As a Best Buy WOLF Ambassador, I receive some compensation for helping promote this #GreatestDad Twitter party – but it’s going to be rockin’ and I would tell you about it anyway! Join the #GreatestDad Twitter Party with Best Buy! T

How to Grow a Frugal Lifestyle – #GroSomethingGreater

06/03/2014 22:08:58 PM

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. One of my favorite quotes is, “Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without.” We grew up without much money, so making the ...

$1,250 What Baby Needs Giveaway!

06/03/2014 22:02:14 PM

It seems to be baby season around my neck of the woods – either people are wanting one, having one, yearning for one – or knows someone who is. So, to celebrate that – I’ve joined a big ol’ giveaway event so that I can g

5 Epic Father’s Day Gift Ideas

06/02/2014 22:47:21 PM

I have been compensated for this #GreatestDad Father’s Day gifts idea post in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I would share a photo of here of my Mister, but he’d kill ...

How Tech Can Help Your Family Have More Summer Fun

05/30/2014 15:52:01 PM

I received a set of products from HP to help us have more summer fun – and am so excited to share them with you! #HPFamilyTime “Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.” – Sam Keen… Ahhhh, summer. Here in centr

Great Expectations Giveaway for New Moms!

05/28/2014 13:38:04 PM

Welcome to another awesome giveaway! I’ve partnered with some of my fave bloggers and brands to bring you guys a chance to win a seriously amazing prize. Check it out – and good luck! I’m so excited to be teaming up with a group of

How to Organize Your Pool Supplies

05/19/2014 20:35:21 PM

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Rubbermaid, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FastTrack…. “Hi. My name is Meagan, and I have an organ ...

How to Pack a “Potty Bag” for Potty Training On-The-Go

05/12/2014 21:31:54 PM

Thanks to Huggies Clutch ‘n’ Clean* Wipes new stylish baby wipes for sponsoring today’s discussion about how to pack a “potty bag” for potty training while traveling or on-the-go… Recently I shared some tips on h

X-Men: Days of Future Past Freebies and More!

05/12/2014 16:17:35 PM

Thank you to Global Influence for the chance to share this fun info about freebies from X-Men: Days of Future Past with you guys in a compensated post – enjoy! I’m pretty sure that everyone reading this has heard of the X-Men movies, ri ...

How to Bring Spring into Your Home

05/08/2014 16:31:23 PM

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks and Febreze, about their limited edition spring scents. I only share stuff I’m crazy-in-love with. And I think you’ll love this too! Spring is in the air! If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve

6 Simple Newborn Photography Tips

05/06/2014 14:46:41 PM

Newborn photography tips – by Lori Epstein, senior photo editor, National Geographic Kids. This is not a compensated post – as a #NGKidsInsider, I love being able to share cool tips and info from their amazing team with you guys! As mom ...

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

04/28/2014 03:39:39 AM

Have you guys been loving these super fun, weekly Amazon giveaways? I’ve partnered up with of my fave bloggy buddies – Jen at Makobi Scribe – to host weekly giveaways for a $100 Amazon gift card! Check it out, enter to win, take a m

Trash to Toys: Make 10 Recycled Educational Toys

04/27/2014 20:10:30 PM

Did you celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd? Across the country, Earth Day is a yearly reminder to think about our role in protecting the environment. Parents can totally have a positive impact on this by creating fun, educational toys from everyday ...

Looking For a New Way to Sell Your Craft Patterns?

04/27/2014 18:59:45 PM

Just so ya know – This post contains affiliate links, which means I will be compensated if you purchase after clicking these links to learn to sell your patterns. But I only share awesome stuff that I use myself and think you’ll love to ...

How to Grow Family, Food, and Fun – #GroSomethingGreater

04/23/2014 13:13:17 PM

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I used to have what I called a “black thumb.” Meaning – the total opposite of a green thumb. As in, I killed every single t

Turkey, Bacon & Guacamole Sandwich Recipe – #15MinuteSuppers

04/18/2014 03:33:44 AM

Every week my group of bloggy buddies posts a bunch of 15 Minute Suppers – a collection of recipes that busy moms can make in 15 minutes start to finish. Awesome, right? I jump in as often as possible to add a recipe, but with all of my c ...

Behind the Scenes of Disney’s Maleficent – #Maleficent

04/17/2014 18:32:56 PM

“I know you, I walked with you once upon a dream….” We all remember this song, right? It’s from the classic Disney movie Sleeping Beauty, that most of us grew up watching as kids. And now, that classic story is back – no

Raspberry Mojito Recipe for Girl’s Night Parties!

04/16/2014 22:06:15 PM

I was compensated with some cash-money for this post. But as always – I only write posts if I love the brand, product, and message. I love this Trop50 juice, I love girl’s nights, and I love you….. Girl’s Night with Trop50 by

California Delicious Gift Basket Giveaway!

04/16/2014 20:07:22 PM

I’ve been missing lately. We were invited to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration in Disneyland {my family’s first time there, ever!} so I was gone all of last week. So, I’m here with a super fun giveaway to ask for your forgive

Celebrate Your Favorite Person – Win $2,500!

04/16/2014 14:49:03 PM

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. But, as always – I’m not a shyster, I only share stuff I truly think is awesome, and that I use myself. Because I love you g ...

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

04/15/2014 03:35:49 AM

For the next couple of months, about every week, I’ll be sharing a new fun way to win! I’ve partnered up with of my fave bloggy buddies – Jen at Makobi Scribe – to host weekly giveaways for a $100 Amazon gift card! Check it ou

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

04/10/2014 03:33:22 AM

For the next two months, about every week, I’ll be sharing a new fun way to win! I’ve partnered up with of my fave bloggy buddies – Jen at Makobi Scribe – to host weekly giveaways for a $100 Amazon gift card! Check it out, ent

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

04/05/2014 03:00:36 AM

For the next two months, about every week, I’ll be sharing a new fun way to win! I’ve partnered up with of my fave bloggy buddies – Jen at Makobi Scribe – to host weekly giveaways for a $100 Amazon gift card! Check it out, ent

Sing Into Spring with Disney Giveaway!

04/03/2014 15:07:57 PM

You guys know how much I love Disney, right? We’re huge Disney princess fans {Um, does anyone else sing the Frozen songs in their head non-stop these days?} And I’m super duper over-the-moon excited to be heading to Disneyland for the D ...

The Land Before Time – Complete Collection Set

03/30/2014 17:42:35 PM

The Land Before Time – Complete Collection Set. This was one of my favorite movies as a little girl – and one of the first that I saw in a movie theater. Lately Abby has had a big fascination with dinosaurs {what kid doesn’t go thro

Breakfast at Tiffany’s Giveaway!

03/26/2014 21:40:52 PM

Free Giveaway Event Sign Ups: 30 Prizes, Total Value $1200+

03/23/2014 13:51:54 PM

Ok bloggy ladies – I just joined an event that looks like it’s going to be SUPER fun for spring! I’m a big fan of subscription boxes – you know, where you sign up and get a fun surprise package in the mail each month? LOVE tho

A Story of Finding Success – Tommy Hilfiger

03/21/2014 14:49:31 PM

I love this quote: “As a kid, I was easily distracted. Creativity helped me get over that, helped me concentrate. That’s why I gravitated to the fashion business.” This is from mister all American fashion himself, Tommy Hilfiger. A

Combi Catalyst Stroller Giveaway

03/19/2014 21:21:58 PM

Welcome to the Combi Catalyst Stroller Giveaway Hosted by Miss Frugal Mommy & Sponsored by Combi A special thanks to the fabulous co hosts: Sanity Is For Those Without Children, Posh on a Budget, The Nurse Mommy, and Easy Green Mom “The Combi ...

How to You Listen to Music? #AudioFest

03/19/2014 20:58:08 PM

The reviewer {that means me :)} has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. But as always – these are my real opinions, 100%. #AudioFest @BestBuy  I’m a ...

Are You Throwing Money Away When Shopping Online?

03/19/2014 16:17:45 PM

You know that I’m a frugal momma, right? That was one of the reasons that I started this site – to share some of the cool tips and tricks I had learned. Long story short – a month after becoming a new mom, I lost my job, including t #WinConverse Giveaway | 2 Winners

03/19/2014 14:18:29 PM

Another fun giveaway for you guys! I’ve partnered with some awesomesauce bloggers to bring you a chance to win a pair of Converse shoes – your choice of style, for anyone in the family – and there will be TWO winners. Great way to k

11 Ways to Enjoy Disney’s Frozen Movie

03/18/2014 21:39:20 PM

Unless you’re living under a rock, I’m sure you know that today was the official DVD release of Disney’s amazingly popular hit film, Frozen. Frozen has been crazy-popular with both moms and kiddos – it has a wonderful message,

How Do You Potty Train When On-The-Go?

03/13/2014 03:27:13 AM

I’m a Pull-Ups Potty Training Ambassador. Big thank you to them for trusting me to offer potty training tips and advice as part of a compensated relationship. “The trouble with being a parent is that by the time you are experienced, you ...

Is Your Ride “Invisibly Fresh?”

03/12/2014 18:04:26 PM

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m a big fan of scents. I love candles and plug-ins and fresh flowers and open windows and pretty sprays. I use perfumes and light body ...

How to Look Trendy in the Kitchen

03/09/2014 19:17:48 PM

I love aprons. I have way too big of a collection of pretty aprons, especially considering that The Mister does most of the cooking around here. But, I’m just a sucker for a good lookin’ apron. I feel all clever and domestic and in-cont ...

Chicken & Italian Herb Fettuccine

03/07/2014 18:40:18 PM

Disclosure: This is sponsored recipe for Gourmet Garden through 15 Minute Suppers.  Recipe & opinions are my own.

Chicken & Italian Herb Fettuccine – #15MinuteSuppers

03/07/2014 15:05:03 PM

Disclosure: This is sponsored recipe for Gourmet Garden through 15 Minute Suppers. Recipe & opinions are my own. You know what I hate? I hate when the family asks, “What’s for dinner??” You know…. Because you’ve totally

Celebrate the Very Hungry Caterpillar 45th Anniversary!

03/03/2014 17:30:11 PM

2014 marks the 45th anniversary of Eric Carle’s pre-school classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The anniversary will be officially celebrated on the annual “Very Hungry Caterpillar Day” which takes place every year on the first day of ...

5 Minute Breakfast Bowls

02/26/2014 15:03:51 PM

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Jimmy Dean, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #RedboxBreakfast I’m a breakfast lover. I tend to be quite a picky ...

Are You Losing the Diet Game?

02/20/2014 13:26:20 PM

“The fad diets that many Americans are on are perfect if you want to be hungry all the time and miserable.” – Nathan Pritikin…. That quote really does kind of sum it up, right? Now, don’t get me wrong – I don’

Would You Make Your Dog a T-Bone Steak?

02/19/2014 22:16:46 PM

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of ALPO® Brand Dog Food for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. “I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me they are the role model for being al ...

Learn Something New: Craftsy Perfect Match Flash Sale

02/17/2014 13:41:08 PM

Heads up to all of my amazingly creative Craftsy fans…This weekend only, it’s your chance to get up to 50% off perfect matches {for Valentines Day, get it?!?} of 2 Craftsy online classes. You choose your favorite pairing, and save b ...

How to Self Publish a Book

02/13/2014 15:40:01 PM

I’m a big supporter of women in business. It can be a tough job balancing business, babies, family commitments, and life in general. But it’s so worth being in business for yourself. A favorite quote of mine sums it up perfectly: “A

Win it: Epiphanie Bags Camera Bag Giveaway!! $225 Value!!

02/12/2014 15:07:24 PM

I’ve always loved photography. I have a new camera that I love – it’s kind of, like, in between a point and shoot and a DSLR. It’s called the Olympus PEN, and one of the things I love is that it has a Olympus PEN For Dummies b