Donkey Kong Country Returns for 3DS Party #Nintendoenthused

Donkey Kong

Last weekend, I hosted a Nintendo 3DS party for my son and several of his friends.  However, I am thinking it turned out to be more for the parents than for the kids.  You see, once I placed the Nintendo 3DS loaners in each of the children’s hands, they were entertained for the next two [...]


Want Beautiful Hair & Skin? Try the T3 Source Shower Water Filter

T3 Source Shower Filter

“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for T3. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and as a thank you for participating.” Am I the only one that will watch shampoo commercials and then become sad because my hair can’t ever look that smooth and shiny?  I’m not [...]


Drink Milk Anytime, Anywhere with Shelf Stable Milk #milkunleashed

Milk unleashed

This post is brought to you by shelf stable milk and The Motherhood.  I’ve been compensated for my time, however all opinions are my own. Providing milk for my children daily is one of the best things I can do for them.   According to the website, milk builds strong bones, lowers blood pressure, and [...]


DreamWorks Dragons Riders of Berk DVD Review and Giveaway

Dragons Riders of Berk

I wrote this post as part of the Fox Home Ent. Insiders.  I received promotional items for my review. My children have narrowed down their favorite animated television shows to less than a handful.  One of the shows they love watching together in the morning is DreamWorks Dragons Riders of Berk.  They found it by [...]


Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Review #Staples

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

It’s that time of year to begin thinking about back to school.  Which can only mean one thing, back to school supplies!  It is actually one of my favorite times because it means my husband can’t stop me from visiting Staples.  If you can’t understand why he would care, just go to Staples with me [...]


Be Prepared Outdoors with Motorola Two-Way Radios

Motorola Two-Way Radio

There is something about two-way radios that are so much fun no matter how old you get.   The truth is they are not only fun, they can be helpful as well. I was recently sent the Motorola Talkabout MR350R Two-Way Radios to try with my family. Taken from the Motorola website: Motorola Talkabout® MR350 [...]


Entertain Family All Summer with the Netflix Family Site

Netflix Families

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Netflix. Television habits in our household change a lot during the summer months.  It seems during those times we spend much more time outdoors and keeping busy.  Sometimes this can make for more challenges because time at home is so limited. The main place [...]


Orbit for Kids Sugarfree Gum

Orbit for Kids Logo

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Orbit for Kids. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating.” Do you ever let your children chew gum between meals?  Did you know that by allowing a child to chew sugarfree gum after a [...]


Make it Family Night with “Teen Beach Movie”

Teen Beach Movie

I received Disney Channel “Teen Beach Movie” products in exchange for a post about the film.  All thoughts and opinions are my own. There are some things you really don’t like to admit once you hit 40, because it becomes a little embarrassing.  One of those things is that I have watched all the “High [...]


Lactose Intolerant? Try these recipes with #Lactaid.

Butter Baked Chicken

I participated in a campaign on behalf of The Motherhood for Lactaid milk.  I received a coupon for a product sample to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. If you have anyone in your family that is lactose intolerant, then you know the discomfort it can cause them. [...]