Barbie is Moving, Or is She?

I participated in this sponsored campaign for One2One Network. I received monetary compensation and product to facilitate my post, but all opinions stated are my own. Earlier this summer I had the please to covered a Barbie Is Moving Event. Barbie decided it was time to move from Malibu and so was visiting different cities […]

Stealing Moments Together as a Family

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Welch’s. I received product samples to facilitate my review, a gift code to giveaway, and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. As a family, I feel like we do not have an opportunity to be together as often as I would like. […]

Avoid the Back-to-School Budget Drain at Kmart

“This is a sponsored post. I am a Kmart blogger, though all opinions are my own.”  Have you done all your back-to-school (BTS) shopping yet? Well, don’t worry if you haven’t because Kmart always has great deals that can help you stay on budget. I must confess I have not even started our BTS yet. […]

Packed Lunch Ideas for Less Waste and More Eco-Friendly

Since my oldest started school several year ago, it has been my mission to come up with packed lunch ideas. There is so much waste involved with packing a lunch everyday, I want to make lunches as environmentally friendly as possible. Now that I have three children in school, the amount of waste can triple […]

Healthy Snack Ideas for School or Work

This Healthy Snack ideas for School or Work post is sponsored by Balance Bar mini energy bars. One of the biggest challenges I face throughout the school year is finding healthy snack ideas for the kids while at school that do not take a lot of time to prepare. This year I will have all […]

Toxin Free Baby Products by Seventh Generation

This Toxin Free Baby Products post is sponsored by Seventh Generation. Earth Day is upon us! Of course we all want to do things that will help our environment. Each year I try to change out at least one thing we do or use that will help minimize my family’s impact on the earth. Last […]

Chemical Free Baby Wipes by Seventh Generation

This Chemical Free Baby Wipes post is sponsored by Seventh Generation. When my twins were infants, I realized quickly how careful I needed to be with what I put on their skin. Both Anna and Ethan were very sensitive to products with chemicals in them. Plus they had really bad psoriasis, which made treating them […]

How to Create Personal Space for Kids in Shared Rooms

Recently I have had to look at how to create personal space for Megan who shares a room with Anna. Megan is nine, almost 10 and Anna is five. When we found out we were pregnant with twins 5 years ago, we knew at some point Megan would need to share a room. I had […]

Safe Storage of Medicines From Kids

This Safe Storage of Medicines post is brought to you by Mom Central Consulting and Safe Kids Worldwide. All opinions stated are my own. I remember when I was very young I used to go into the medicine cabinet and eat the children’s chewable aspirin. I am quite sure I knew I was not supposed […]

Different Parenting Styles and Their Effects On Children

I want to start by saying I love my children and I would never change anything about them. That being said, I do find parenting as a whole much more intense than I ever expected it to be. I think when making the decision to become a parent, you do not always think about all […]