Our Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge {Plus, Giveaway}

Gavin adding his Monday Minutes up for Scholastic summer reading

I can't believe we just ended our first full month out of school. It's been crazy here but we've been making sure to stay on top of our scholastic summer reading challenge and read as often as we possibly can. July is our busiest month due to vacations, summer camps, and all our fun little day trips. Now in its 9th year, the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge is a free online reading program … [Read more...]

One Year After Taking the Purina One 28-Day Challenge

Charlie the Morkie Dog

This post is sponsored by Lunchbox about Purina One available at Sams Club. All opinions are my own. See this guy? This is Charlie and he's my furbaby. I only want what's best for him. When I first got him I thought the best meant the most expensive things, especially where his diet was concerned. At least until we tried the Purina One 28-Day Challenge a little over a year ago. Charlie … [Read more...]

5 Tips on Staying Refreshed & Energized with Starbucks #RefreshersRun

Starbucks Strawberry Lemonade Refreshers 1

This post is sponsored by Starbucks Refreshers. Summer days are long but I love every minute of them. It's a chance for us to enjoy our family time outside soaking up all the rays of sun until the school year starts again. From bike rides on the trails, to beach days, and days at the park we spend a lot of time outdoors. My boys thrive on being outside from the moment they wake up until the … [Read more...]

Enter Friendship Dairies Superfood Mix-in Sweepstakes

Friendship Dairies

“Thank you to Friendship Dairies™ for sponsoring this conversation.” I had never been a huge fan of breakfast, and now that I'm a mom I feel like I have even less time to feed myself. I get so bored with the same old breakfast options. Friendship Dairies has a new Superfood Generator that is helping me make my breakfast more delicious, and less boring. The Friendship Dairies Superfood Generator … [Read more...]

Banana Chip Pudding Pops Recipe!

Banana Chip Pudding Pops #Recipe!

I love frozen treats of all kinds but banana flavored ones especially! Pudding Pops are always a favorite and they are super easy to make! My kids love them and you can make them just pudding or fill with your favorites. Our favorite and made most is our banana chop pops! Ingredients Needed: 1 box of banana pudding Milk (as needed in pkg directions) 2-3 Slightly over ripe … [Read more...]

Customize Your Ride With Radio Flyer’s Build-A-Scooter

Radio Flyer Build A Scooter 5

  Confession time. My six year old son Malone loves his toddler scooter- it is way to little for him and he's limited by the design of it (three wheel style). But never the less, he still loves it. I've tried in the past to encourage him to move past his first scooter, but haven't had any luck. He's had plenty of opportunity to test out other scooters owned by his friends. But he's always … [Read more...]

Balance your plate with California Pizza Kitchen #MyCPKPizza

California Pizza Kitchen Margherita

I am a member of the Balance Your Plate team and helping spread the word about CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN® oven-ready pizzas. As a team member, I receive product and incentives in exchange for participating in brand-related activities. I love summer vacation, it means all my boys are home with me. It's also when I get to start growing in my gardens and bring the boys to the local farms for berry … [Read more...]

General Mills Brings Minions Buddies in your Cereal Box For The Big Minion Movie Premiere! {& Giveaway!}

General Mills Minions

At the beginning of the summer my kids and I made our Summer bucket list. One of the very first things to see The Minion movie that comes out this summer. Hayden is especially excited about the new Minion movie. I put our bucket list onto a huge poster and have hung it up where we see it often. Almost every day Hayden points to the Minion movie on our bucket list and asks if it has come out yet. … [Read more...]

My Favorite New Snack! Fisher Nut Exactly Snack Bites! {$50 Costco Gift Card Giveaway!}

Nut Exactly and Costco Giveaway

Now that it's nice out we are constantly on the go. I was recently sent some Fisher Nut Exactly Snack Bites to try out and we've basically been addicted since. We are gone for hours at a time and often run late between meals. I love a good snack that hits the spot. These snack bites are small but they are packed with flavor. The first snack of its kind, Fisher Nut Exactly is a combination … [Read more...]

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