X Out Review

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence-Central for X Out. I received samples of X Out to facilitate my review and a thank you item for participating. The teen years are hard, emotions are everywhere, bodies are rapidly changing, hormones start raging.  With all the physical and hormonal changes comes the […]

Trees for Troops {GIVEAWAY}

I received a gift basket in exchange for my post- but of course, all opinions are my own. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the annual Trees for Troops program, which delivers live Christmas trees to more than 60 military bases.  In addition to the over 17,000 live Christmas trees delivered stateside, FedEx also […]

Creative Galaxy is Out of this World!

We watch a lot of TV here.  Probably more than we should.  Despite that, I’m pretty particular about what my kids watch- if I can’t stand it, they don’t see it.  I have to be able to sit through it too because our TV is in the living room, where I am.  There are some […]

Applegate’s Half Time makes healthy convenient!

Have you heard of the Applegate brand? They make meats- hot dogs, bacon, deli meats- but with only quality ingredients- no mystery meats here! They believe that quality starts at the source, and so they work with family farms in which animals are raised without growth hormones or antibiotics. They want their meat to taste […]

My Never-Ending Quest for the Perfect Stroller.

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for GB. I received a gift card to purchase a GB stroller to both facilitate my review as well as thank me for my participation. With eight kids, I’ve gone through a LOT of baby gear.  And much to my husband’s chagrin, I am […]

Camping with 2 sets of 5 year old twins… #HaierAmbassador

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Haier. This could include Haier providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. So my mom had this wonderful idea- she’d take my twins, and her husband’s granddaughters- who are also five year old twins- camping in the RV.  They went to […]