Vacuuming Made Easy with the Shark Rocket Ultra-Light Upright Vacuum

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Disclosure: I received a free produce sample for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.     Recently our vacuum bit the dust. It's always sad when that happens because I think it is hard to find a replacement vacuum. There are so many to choose from and so many different price points that it can get stressful. Since I have a good relationship with Shark I emailed them asking if they had anything I could review. To my delight, they said yes! … [Read more...]

Watermelon Cupcakes and Frosting Exclusively at Target

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Disclosure: The information and prize pack have been provided by General Mills through Platefull Co-Op. Warmer weather is coming (gasp!) It's hard to believe but it is true. With warmer weather comes a desire to eat different foods. For example, cooking on the grill is a lot more common, at our house we start to chug corn salsa (I'm not sure why this seems to be more of a summer food for us) and then there is delicious, ripe watermelon. This gets eaten by the bucket load it seems in … [Read more...]

Show Your Pinterest in Hiland Dairy Sweepstakes

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Disclosure: I received free product coupons for participation in this promotion. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ. Hiland Dairy is hosting a very fun Pinterest Sweepstakes! Now through June 1 if you follow the Hiland Dairy Pinterest page and repin your favorite recipes or products with the hashtag #HilandDairy you will be entered to win one of five prize packages consisting of a cookware set, cookbook, Hiland Dairy branded kitchen items and FREE Hiland Dairy products! … [Read more...]

Take the Huggies Snug & Dry Challenge and Diaper a Baby in Need

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Disclosure: I have teamed up with Huggies to bring you this sponsored content. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   I'm always up for trying out new diapers to find the best one to keep my baby dry. Huggies Snug & Dry have a lot of great features that make them unique and fabulous! Features include: • SnugFit* Waistband for All-Around Fit • Now closer-to-body fit to mover with baby’s twists and turns • Now softer outer cover • Vibrant, modern Mickey … [Read more...]

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with Build A Bear

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.     My kids love holidays. I really try to make every holiday fun with special treats and crafts. St. Patrick's Day is pretty easy to make fun. Build A Bear is also making St. Patrick's Day really fun with their new Shimmering Shamrock Bear. I chose to receive the bear with the boy clothes (minus the girl scout underwear - LOL). I received a pair of … [Read more...]

Our Mexican Feast with Old El Paso Frozen Entrees

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   We don't usually buy frozen entrees because in our experiences they aren't very good. There are times when I know I will be short for time, or if I will be away I'll get some frozen meals because they are convenient, but it doesn't happen often. I was recently presented with the opportunity to try Old El Paso's frozen entrée line. I headed to the store with … [Read more...]

Preparing Delicious Food Every time With ThermoWorks

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.     For Christmas, my Mother in Law gave me a ThermaPen, made by Thermoworks. This pen is an amazing thermometer that transforms your cooking! We owned a meat thermometer but I think it wasn't working correctly because whenever I would cook chicken or pork, it was obviously WAY over done, but "just right" according to the old thermometer. Enter … [Read more...]

A Truly Spill Proof Sippy Cup

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   I have reviewed a lot of sippy cups over the course of my blog. Most of them have been great for their own special reasons, but the problem with each of them is that there have been ways for each of those cups to spill. If the child shakes it hard enough, squeezes the spout spout or any other creative method of "milking" the cup and you instantly have a … [Read more...]

How to Create a Themed Family Movie Night with World Market

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me in behalf of Cost Plus World Market. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   Having a family movie night is a weekly occurrence at our house. We love to spend time together as a family. Also, family movie night is the ONLY time we eat in the basement in front of the TV, so that makes it extra special! This past week I decided to make it a themed moved night. I thought the kids would have a really fun time … [Read more...]

Little Athletes and Pampers + Giveaway #Sponsored

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This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Pampers. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.   Pampers has teamed up with the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Games and Team USA members, Noelle Pikus Pace (skeleton) and David Wise (feestyle skiing) both of whom are parents, to celebrate little athletes. Pampers baby dry diapers give your little athlete up to 12 hours of protection. No more midnight leaks with … [Read more...]

Peppa Pig: My Birthday Party Giveaway

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  Peppa Pig is a newer interest at my house, but I like it because all of my kids seem interested. We got a couple Peppa Pig toys for Christmas and so they are now fans!   The thing that worries me about Peppa Pig is since she is a pig her and her family like to jump in mud puddles, so I try to tell me kids that we don't do that! lol It's funny! Included on the DVD are 14 Episodes: “My Birthday Party” “The Playground” “Fancy Dress Party” “Ballet … [Read more...]

Gold Emblem Making Valentine’s Day Sweeter

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Disclosure: I received product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Your may differ.   Make this Valentine's Day sweeter with Gold Emblem found exclusively at CVS. My kids love to celebrate holidays. Last week we decorated Valentine sugar cookies. Today we decorated Valentine cupcakes. They loved having a variety of choices of candies to decorate their cupcakes. Of course it was fun to nibble on some treats while were … [Read more...]

Helping You Get a White Smile – Smile Brilliant

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Disclosure: I partnered with Smile Brilliant to bring you this sponsored content and giveaway. I'm always wishing for whiter teeth but scared to try whitening products for fear of what might happen. I'm scared of making my teeth sensitive, or maybe not getting the gel on all of my teeth and then I'll have a half white and half not so white smile, or other silly fears. When the opportunity presented itself for me to try out Smile Brilliant's LED Teeth Whitening kit I decided to seize the … [Read more...]

Disinfecting With Lysol to Stay Healthy this Cold and Flu Season

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   Cold and Flu season is here! It has been hitting my house hard and long. We have all been sick basically for two months. We are starting to come out of it so you can bet my whole home is getting the Lysol treatment on a daily basis to ensure that we will stay healthy! Lysol has some really great products to help kill germs that I didn't even know … [Read more...]

Home Lighting Make Over with GE Reveal

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Disclosure: I received free product samples for review purposes. All experiences and opinions are my own. Yours may differ.   I haven't ever been one to think much about the lighting in my home. As a blogger I am taking a lot of pictures of products in my home. When I take those pictures I do get frustrated about the color that the light turns either the product or the background, but I just edit the photo as best as I can and forget my frustrations until the next time I take a … [Read more...]

TruMoo Chocolate Marshmallow Milk

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of TruMoo. Chocolate milk is one of our favorite beverages at our house. We make it often at home with our own milk and chocolate milk powder, but for some reason store bought chocolate milk always tastes so much better! Now TruMoo is giving us all a treat by giving us a new flavor of chocolate milk - Chocolate Marshmallow. Starting January 26 you can purchase this milk at Target with Walgreens and your local grocery store … [Read more...]