Power Up & Read Summer Reading Challenge With Scholastic and Energizer® #Spon #Summer Reading

This is a Scholastic sponsored post. As summer approaches once again, I start to think about what my kids will do all summer. I’m not big on having a planned schedule and lesson time during the summer. I enjoy the lazy days and sleeping in too. But summer reading can be done at any time[…]

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New Middle School Book Series, Gabby Duran And The Unsittables #GabbyDuran

This is a Disney Publishing sponsored post. Finding a middle school book series my two middle school aged kids would enjoy has been difficult. I was hopeful when my daughter agreed to read the Gabby Duran and the Unsittables (affiliate.) Usually she isn’t interested in the books I suggest. She opened the book up and[…]

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Brain Chase; Online Summer Learning Adventure With Coupon Code #BrainChase

This is a sponsored post. Have you thought about summer learning for your kids? I know, I know…it’s only March. But I just looked at our calendar and the end of the 3rd quarter is next week. Summer will be here before you know it. I’m not big on making my kids do worksheets all[…]

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Organize Your Life Between Super Bowl Commercials

This Sunday, the Super Bowl commercials are on. There are only two reasons I would actually watch the game between the commercials……if the Packers or Redskins are playing. Since the Packers are not in the Super Bowl this year (and the Redskins may never be,) I’ll be focusing on the commercials. But what do we[…]

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Spark Your Kids Love Of Reading With SparkUp

This is s sponsored post.  We all have books that our kids love to read over and over and over and over again. Am I right? You try to skip a few pages because you have read that book hundreds of times. That doesn’t make us horrible parents. We all want our kids to read,[…]

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ProFlowers and ProPlants Delivers Live Holiday Decor to Your Doorstep

This is a sponsored post. Tis the season to decorate! Do you go crazy with decorations for the holidays? I love the time from Thanksgiving through the end of the year. All the lights as you drive through neighborhoods. Getting out all my decorations that have been hidden away for 11 months. I never thought[…]

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7 Tips for a Smoother Holiday Shopping Experience #YourHolidayWorkshop #Spon

This is a sponsored post. This week is always the beginning of a crazy busy holiday season for everyone. Coordinating the shopping, shipping, cooking, packing and traveling with a few school and other activities can make your head spin. I’ve done this for over 18 years now and I’ve learned a few tricks for a[…]

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Tips For Choosing A College From A Mom Who Survived #JourneytoCollege

I survived my son’s  journey to college and lived to tell about it. You can too. I have thought about writing up a post with tips for parents because the journey to college is a stressful one if you aren’t ready. Start talking early.  I find that the discussion about college can happen as early as grade[…]

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Jif To Go Dippers Are Perfect Snack for On The Go #MC #Sponsored

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence-Central for Jif To Go Dippers. I received a sample to facilitate my review and a thank you item for participating. Eating on the go is a big deal in our house. We always seem to be eating on the go. Eating between school and dance or[…]

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Best of Me Movie Bouquet by ProFlowers #TheBestOfMe

This is a sponsored post. Do you remember your first love? What would it be like if you were reunited again after 20 years? Assuming you are both single, do you think there would be sparks? or are you over him/her? The Best of Me movie will be in movie theaters on October 17 and[…]

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