Last Minute Candy Free Easter Basket Ideas From VTech – Giveaway Ends 5/3

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      Are you looking for ways to finish up your kiddos Easter basket, but don't want/need to add any more sugary treats? VTech has some fun items that won't break the bank or the kids teeth!   For little girls, VTech has some awesome new cartridges for the Innotab. If you don't know what the Innotab is, check out my reviews here, here, and here. These interactive and educational cartridges feature two of the most popular characters in the 4 to 7 age range, Doc McStuffins and Sophia the First! … [Read more...]

Spring Time With Julius Jr!

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      For being a Saban brand ambassador, in March I received a lovely box filled with a Julius Jr. cup, window clings and temporary tattoos and a wonderful array of three different outdoor activity sheets  that Saban have created in partnership with the Center for Childhood Creativity (CCC), a recognized leader in early childhood development and creative play. The CCC was created in 2011 by the Bay Area Discovery Museum in San Francisco with the goal of creating … [Read more...]

We Had A Disney Olympic Themed Party! #DisneySide

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 I received promotional items in a celebration kit from Disney Parks and Mom Select in order to help defray the cost of hosting a #DisneySide @Home Celebration party. All opinions expressed here are my own.     A week or so ago, my family hosted our #DisneySide party. I was chosen along with a bunch of other bloggers to host a party by Mom Select and Disney Parks. We were pretty much given carte blanche in regards to theme, food, games and what have you....just as long as … [Read more...]

Homemade Spring Fever Poptarts

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    Like most of the country, Maine has had an exceptionally long winter this year. Everybody is longing for sunshine, warmth and the return of some color to this drab winter existence in which we have been living. Thankfully spring officially begins on March 20th! While we wait in these last few days of winter, I decided to brighten my family's day by making some Homemade Spring Fever Poptarts.   These breakfast treats are fun and fully customizable.  I used cherry … [Read more...]

My Little Princess – Wordless Wednesday

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Our town just had it's Father - Daughter dance this past weekend. I never went to one of these as a child and I really wanted my daughter to have this experience.             … [Read more...]

Hood Sour Cream And My Families Favorite Comfort Food #Sponsored

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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Hood. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating.     It seems during the winter months here in Maine, my family tends to crave hearty, comfort foods. Whether it's a meatloaf, roast or a big pasta dish, there is nothing quite like the feeling of a nice homey meal. A lot of our favorite comfort foods feature the goodness that is Hood Sour … [Read more...]

The New Swiffer Sweep And Trap #NewFromSwiffer @SheSpeaksUp and @Walmart

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I received product samples in order to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own. This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Swiffer. We are big Swiffer fans at my house. I like to have clean floors and I loathe dust bunnies. The biggest thing I love about Swiffer besides convenience is that my kids can use them! Anything that the kids can safely help me with is a big plus in my mind. Since they make most of the mess, it's only fair that they help clean too! My son Rowan though, loves … [Read more...]

Five Tips For Helping Your Pet Slim Down in the New Year

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I received samples and promotional materials in exchange for this post. All opinions are 100% my own. Like many humans do, my dog Cocoa, overindulged this past holiday season. Of course it's not her fault, we obviously spoiled her and gave her way to many treats. Now my little dog has gotten a little porky and really could stand to shed a few pounds...just like the rest of us!   Did you know that in fact, "according to a study by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, … [Read more...]