New Eric Carle Collection at Gymboree! #WhatDoYouSee

New Eric Carle Collection at Gymboree! #WhatDoYouSee

I was provided with compensation from Gymboree as part of my participation in this campaign. It's no secret we LOVE Gymboree here. One way or another Sawyer is wearing something Gymboree! We just love their style and the quality is great! You may have heard but there is a whole new reason to get excited about the collections at Gymboree because now they have an Eric Carle Collection of shirts … [Read more...]

SoCozy’s Complete Guide to Girls’ Hair! The Ultimate Step by Step Guide to Girl Hairstyles!

SoCozy Guide to Girls Hair Tutorial Book

I am a SoCozy Blogger Ambassador. This post is part of a sponsored campaign. I received compensation for my participation, but my review and opinions are my own. I love back to school season for so many reasons other than school. I use it for getting my family back on a schedule and the house back in order but my favorite reason is getting my boys to care a little more about what they look like … [Read more...]

{Wordless Wednesday} We Painted Our Deck PURPLE! {With #Linky}

purple front steps

I know I haven't posted a Wordless Wednesday since spring but it's time to get back into things and thought no time like the present. Last week we finally had our deck stained. For years it has looked like this: Now it looks like this: The color had a tint of purple in it but the place swore to us it wouldn't be strong. We did a wood sample and just loved it and called it a go. … [Read more...]

tommee tippee Closer to Nature Fiesta Fun Time Collection Bottles #Giveaway!

tommee tippee

I was provided with compensation for my participation in this campaign as a tommee mommee brand ambassador. When Sawyer was using a bottle we only used one brand and that was tommee tippee! We loved how simple and easy they were to use. I started looking at them because I wasn't wanting a glass bottle but I still wanted a bottle that gave me the ultimate reassurance and was BPA-free. I also knew … [Read more...]

*NEW* Scholastic Parent & Child #KidQapp {Review} #sponsored

Scholastic Parent & Child KidQ

I was provided with compensation from Scholastic Parent & Child as part of my participation. All thoughts and ideas are my own. Hayden is at such a fun age. He finds absolutely everything fascinating and has million questions about everything. Then those questions have even more follow up questions! It is exhausting sometimes but really fun too. I've been writing down some of his questions he … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Apple Trees {Toddler Friendly #Craft} PLUS, Announcement!

Make Your Own Apple Tree {Toddler Friendly #Craft} #applecraft #toddlercraft #appletree

We're about to go apple picking soon and I thought a fun way to get Sawyer excited about it would be to make a fun craft! This craft is a bit on the time-consuming side but only because you have to wait for things to dry. Other than that it's pretty easy and fun for everyone at any skill level. To get started you'll need a few things. White Plate Cardboard Strip Green Paint Brown … [Read more...]

Hillshire Farm Natural Lunchmeat Will Make School Lunches Easy #HillshireNaturals

Hillshire Farm Natural Lunchmeat Ham

I was provided with compensation from Mom It Forward for my participation in this campaign. All thoughts and ideas are my own. The school year has rolled in here. Wait, let me correct myself, the school year came charging in. I saw it coming and I thought I was prepared but I really wasn't. It came in and I was left in a scramble trying to get it all together. The day before school started we had … [Read more...]

EVEREADY® & Scholastic “Reading Under the Covers” Pajama Jam Party

EVEREADY® & Scholastic “Reading Under the Covers” Pajama Jam Party

I have always loved books and reading. I want my kids to be good readers and have a love books like I do. I try to have fun activities for them that involve books. I rotate books depending on the season and holidays that are close by, we go to the library often, and I try to come up with fun activities or crafts that go along with my kids favorite books. Right now my kids favorite thing is making … [Read more...]

Toddlers Need DHA! Is Your Toddler Getting Enough? #Enfagrow

Sawyer  Collage

Sawyer is getting so big and every day I look at him and wish I could stop time and just keep  him little forever. He's so tall that at times I think he even seems older than he really is. Weight wise he's a tiny little thing and can still fit in some clothes he fit in last summer. Finding jeans   that can stay up around his little waist took a long time to find and the ones we use need to have an … [Read more...]