Serena Valentino’s Disney Villains Mistress of All Evil {Plus, VISA Prize Pack Giveaway}

“Thanks to Disney-Hyperion for sending me a set of VILLAINS books, and for providing a prize pack!” It's October, and we are getting into the spirit of all things evil around here to kick off Halloween. I love these books from Serena Valentino about the Disney Villains! Her latest book is called Mistress of All Evil, and I just love the idea behind these stories. I honestly never gave the … [Read more...]

Quality, Fashionable Clothing That’s Sustainable

When I was younger, my closet was always bursting at the seams with the latest and greatest fashionable clothing. As I become older, I realize I don't need all that clothing. What I want now are fewer pieces of clothing that interchange well with other pieces I already own. Quality clothing. The cheap trendy clothing I was wasting my money on, didn't last much longer than the trend anyways. I … [Read more...]

Refresh & Refuel with Capri Sun Sport and Planter’s P3 Protein Snack

“Kraft-Heinz sponsored this post, but the opinions are my own.” My boys like to stay busy. Being bored just doesn't seem to be an option for them. Running to the playground, jumping on the trampoline, or taking off to go fishing at the pond is an everyday thing around here. I love that they always want to be doing something and that they always want to be doing something together, but … [Read more...]

Packed Lunch Mastered (Plus, Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE Snack & Salad Set Giveaway)

“This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Rubbermaid®." It's a whole new world around here for me here at home these days. ALL three of my boys are at school. I've been stumbling around trying to find some order to my time now that I have seven full hours without children. One of the biggest challenges for me surprisingly has been eating. I make sure the boys eat breakfast before heading off and … [Read more...]

Marshmallow Oreo Squares Dessert

Morning around here just got a little better and, well, so did their school lunch dessert. I was looking for some inspiration for a bake sale friendly idea and when I stumbled upon this new cereal, Oreo O's, at my local Shop-Rite. I knew what I wanted to make instantly- Oreo Squares. Of course, I grabbed a couple of boxes so I could hold up my best.mom.ever. title at home. Ingredients for … [Read more...]

Pampers Rewards are Back and Better Than Ever!

This post is sponsored by Pampers. All thoughts and opinions about Pampers Rewards are my own. As parents, we have a lot of choices to make when we have a child. There are so many things they need and sometimes too many options to pick from. As a mom, I count on the opinions of other moms to help me weed my way through them all. One of my biggest recommendations to other parents is my love for … [Read more...]

Experienced Parent. What I Wish I Knew The First Time.

I participated in this sponsored campaign for Mirum Shopper. All opinions stated are my own. When I found out I was pregnant with Sawyer, I was excited to finally have an experience that I wasn't so scared of. I had already ridden this rodeo and, to the best of my ability, done well; not just once but twice already. I was the experienced parent this time around. I knew at this point that I could … [Read more...]

School Shopping Made Easy with Sears

I participated in this sponsored campaign for SEARS. All opinions stated are my own. I can't believe it's already time for the kids to head off to school. Every year I swear the summer gets shorter and shorter. We just started our back-to-school shopping, and for once it's been super easy. This week has been super hot, but we needed to get out of the house. The mall is always nice and … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Cheesy Potato Skin Bites Recipe

This post was sponsored by Heluva Good! Cheese as part of an Influence Central campaign and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. In the summer I like to entertain. Nothing fancy or anything, just a relaxing hang-out among friends and family usually. The entertainment is easy, especially when kids are involved. Food, however, can sometimes seem so overwhelming. I love when I can put a … [Read more...]