Distracted Driving Can End: Decide to Drive

Eyes on the Road

When you think of distracted driving, what are some of the first things that come to mind?  I sat and thought about all the things that I see people do while driving, myself included and this is what I came up with. It is scary to think that all of the above happen each and […]


The Welks Resort Branson; Perfect for Your Family Vacation

Stage Door Restaurant

When planning any vacation, finding just the right place to lay your head at the end of the day is a big part of the trip.  There are always so many choices available, so taking the time to do a little research and find the best fit for your family is definitely worth the time. […]


Moms’ Night Out Movie Review: Boy Can I Relate!

Mom's Night Out photo

How many times have you felt like you were in need of a night out.  A night to go out, let your hair down and try not to think about dirty dishes in the sink or toilets that need to be scrubbed.  I know that I personally “think” about it quite often, however, actually making […]


March of Dimes, March for Babies Event #TeamKmart

Storm Troopers MOD

“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Kmart. I received product samples and a travel stipend to attend an event, and I received a promotional item to thank me for participating and a donation was made on my behalf to March of Dimes.”  Each year my family and I pick one or two […]


Branson Here We Come! #ExploreBranson

Titanic Museum Branson

Disclosure: I have been invited to Branson on a Press Trip. I will be compensated with accommodations and various show press passes. All opinions are my own. Last year sometime, my son came home from school talking about the RMS Titanic.  I had no idea that would begin an obsession of all things Titanic for […]


Disney Social Media Moms Conference: My Feelings on Being Invited

2014 Disneyland

Each year towards the beginning of the new year,  the buzz begins on social media about the Disney Social Media Moms Conference.  I remember hearing about it and thinking that could never be me.  I would tweet and follow the hashtag, but I never in my wildest dreams thought the day would come that I […]


Miracle-Gro Gro-ables: How Does Your Garden Grow?


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Perhaps you remember a recent post I did on Miracle-Gro Gro-ables.  They are unique premade seed pods that help to take the guesswork out of planting a garden at home.  For people like me without a green […]


Keep Quiet by Lisa Scottoline Book Review

Keep Quiet Lisa Scottoline

How important is it for you to be the cool parent?  For Jake Buckman, who is trying to connect with with his 16 year old son, it’s very important.  Unfortunately, his gesture to earn some points with Ryan leads to an unforeseen diaster.  The book, Keep Quiet by Lisa Scottoline definitely has parents thinking just how […]


Disney Apparel by Jumping Beans: $50 Kohl’s GC Giveaway

Disney Collection by Jumping Beans

Kohl’s couldn’t have come out with their new Disney apparel by Jumping Beans at a better time.   It just happened to become available in stores, April 3rd and the Disney Social Media Moms conference was on April 10th.  Let’s just say that I had a hard time figuring out which kiddo was mine, because we […]


Movie Review of “Bears” by Disneynature #DisneySMMoms

Disney Bears

I had the lucky experience of getting to see an advanced screening of “Bears” while at the Disney Social Media Moms Conference this year.   We had just sat down in the theater, when my five year old daughter looked at me and said, “Mom, the mommy bear is going to die, right?  They always […]