Purex No Sort for Colors Detergent Review and Giveaway - Ends April 30 #Purexinsider

April 15, 2014

There is no need to wait for a full load of laundry any longer, throw all your towel's into one load despite their color, thanks to the new Purex No Sort for Colors Detergent. This latest laundry innovation from the Purex Brand has been designed to simplify our laundry routine. more...



Book Review: The People Factor by Van Moody

April 11, 2014

The People Factor: How Building Great Relationships and Ending Bad Ones Unlocks Your God-Given Purpose is not a book I would normally gravitate to, and I did not want to dismiss it despite the authors opening remarks: “Most people do not read books on relationships if they feel their relationships are healthy, happy, or easy”. more...



Children's Book Review: What Do You Do With An Idea? by Kobi Yamada

April 7, 2014

What Do You Do With An Idea?

"What do you do with an idea? Especially an idea that’s different, or daring, or a little wild? This is the story of one brilliant idea and the child who helps to bring it into the world. It’s a story for anyone, at any age, who’s ever had an idea that seemed too big, too odd, too difficult. It’s a story to inspire you to welcome that idea" more...



X2Performance Pre-Workout Energy Supplement #teamX2

April 4, 2014

#teamX2

It was with my husband in mind when I signed up for this Ambassador program. While in the past, I was an avid runner, my current form of exercise is walking leisurely with the kids or playing tag in the yard, (weather permitting), my husband's preferred method is lifting weights and impressively sticks with it year round. more...



Seventh Generation helps #fighttoxins in our products - Will you?

April 2, 2014

#fighttoxins

I hate to admit how ignorant I have been in the past regarding the products I use to clean my home and wash my dishes and clothes. I never realized that companies with knowledge of what using harmful chemicals could do, would still continue using them, despite the harm they cause. Which makes me very grateful to companies like Seventh Generation more...



Announcing The 1st Annual Loomy Awards
and a Loom Boom Giveaway (Ended)

March 31, 2014

Loom Boom

Have your kids caught on to the fun craze of making loom bracelets? My daughter has and we have made an enormous amount for friends and family. I love the many creative and colorful ways she has shown in her bracelet making and we are considering submitting one or two creations for a chance to become a Super Loomer more...



Great Gift Idea: Easy Canvas Prints

March 26, 2014

Easy Canvas Prints

Easy Canvas Prints online offers good quality, gallery-ready prints that you will be happy to display on your wall, office or tabletop. Below please find site information on pricing, size options, effects, retouching and finishes to help you get started on designing your own canvas masterpiece. more...



Children's Book Review: Must-Have Marvin by Christy Ziglar #ShareAMoment

March 24, 2014

Must-Have Marvin

"Marvin loves new things! When he sees the Super Galactic Robot - the coolest, most awesome toy ever - he exclaims, I HAVE to have one!" It is all Marvin could think about that day, ignoring his friends requests for help and not playing with his younger brother after school. He counted all his money saved in his piggy bank and convinced his dad to take him to purchase it after dinner more...



Dial Deep Cleansing Hand Soap #Purexinsider

March 10, 2014

Dial Deep Cleansing Hand Soap

We do not push many rules on our kids just yet, they are still young at 4 and 6, but one major rule that has luckily become a habit already is to wash hands as soon as we come in from outside, no matter where we were! So we go through some amount of soap, have tried many and are loving this new one from Dial! more...



Margo's Magnificent Choice - Tacky Box Review #TackyBoxKindness

March 4, 2014

Margo's Magnificent Choice - Tacky Box Review #TackyBoxKindness

The tacky box is a great tool invented by a mother who was a bit shocked the day her daughter came home saying her first bad word, so she got creative and came up with the tacky box, a box to hold all the tacky and unkind words inside that we should all eliminate from our vocabulary. more...



Enter to win three products from Zims Product Line - Ends March 12, 2014

February 26, 2014

Zim's Crack Creme

I love a well stocked first aid kit, if I need something in an emergency I want to be able to just grab it rather than go out to get it. I prefer to be a little more prepared and Zim’s Creme will be one of the products I would like to have on hand! Zim's has an amazing line of skin care items made with all-natural and naturally based products, formulated to soften and moisturize dry, cracked skin. more...



Book Review: The Happiest Life by Hugh Hewitt

February 24, 2014

The Happiest Life by Hugh Hewitt

It is no wonder that the happiest people I have met along my way are also the most generous people, whether willing to offer a smile, a hand, or a positive word or two, generosity is not always of monetary value. What I love about this book: The Happiest Life is that all the gifts mentioned that the author believes bring happiness does not cost a thing. more...



Toopy and Binoo - The Adorable New Animated Series for Preschoolers #Sponsored

February 20, 2014

Toopy and Binoo

We all know too much TV is not good for any of us, especially our young children. So picking the right shows can be quite beneficial - I recently had the chance to view a show already a huge hit in Canada named Toopy and Binoo. This adorable new series for preschoolers is available for the first time ever to U.S. audiences. more...



Cupboard Chili Recipe Using Hood Sour Cream #Sponsored

February 18, 2014

Chili with Homemade Chips (French Fries)

In our house, we love recipes that feed us for a few days. At least ones that make it easier to prepare a quick home cooked meal for our family. Cupboard chili came about one cold afternoon when we used what we had in the fridge and in the cupboard, instead of making a special trip to the shop for more ingredients. more...



Purex Crystals Fresh Mountain Breeze Review

January 30, 2014

Purex Crystals Fresh Mountain Breeze

Purex Crystals Fresh Mountain Breeze Laundry Enhancer is an easy addition to your laundry that will help your clothes stay fresh for weeks. Safe for all types of loads, including towels, activewear, and even our children's sleepwear. Purex Crystals does not reduce the absorbency of towels and is safe for your family and the environment. more...



Review: Hello Fresh - Food Subscription Box

December 26, 2013

Hello Fresh

Do you like food shopping? I know some people do, I am not one of them. I just always seem to be food shopping, so what a treat it was to receive a well packed goodie box filled with fresh meat and produce and well planned recipe cards for three delicious meals to try from Hello Fresh. more...



Fun Gift Idea: Portable North Pole - A Message from Santa

December 5, 2013

PortableNorthPole.com

My two young kids really enjoyed watching their very own personalized message from Santa this year to see if they made the naughty or nice list! Enjoy this fun gift idea with your kids too (or adults), directly from Santa himself and the Portable North Pole. This online fun gift idea personalizes videos with pictures of your child and personal details provided by you. more...



Holiday Cards with Cardstore.com #TopoftheMantel #MC #Sponsored

December 3, 2013

Cardstore.com

Every year we like to send personalized photo cards to our friends and family. The hard part for me is choosing which photos to use, once selected, I like to use online sites like Cardstore.com with their many card selections to choose from and easy to navigate site. more...



Holiday Gift Guide - Me & The Girls Beauty

November 12, 2013

Me & The Girls Beauty Products

My favorite organic skin care line would make a great gift this season for any lady on your list! With many options to choose from, including great stocking stuffers, you can't go wrong! I will be forever grateful to Me & The Girls skin care products for the much needed push back into taking care of my skin I needed and results are instant! more...



Climb Aboard The Train to Christmas Town at the Cape Cod Central Railroad

November 6, 2013

The Train To Christmas Town

This holiday season, fall in love with the heartwarming tale of Janice, a little girl who looks forward to riding the Train to Christmas Town every year with her brother and Grandmother. This year is a little different though, as readers of the story already know. Accompanied by a bag full of surprises, woodland friends and jolly elves, Janice relives happy memories as she rides the train to Christmas Town once again. more...



13 Year Old Philanthropist Launches Global Campaign for Vision For and From Children

November 5, 2013

Vision for and From Children

Did you know that an estimated 19 million children worldwide are visually impaired, and of those affected, 12 million have conditions that could easily be diagnosed and corrected? Lillian Pravda, an inspirational young lady born with a cataract, founded Vision For and From Children at the age of eight. more...



Egyptian Cotton 400 Thread Count Sheet Set and Down Alternative Hypoallergenic Pillow Giveaway - Ends 12/1

November 2, 2013

Exceptional Sheets

Exceptional Sheets is an American, veteran owned company operated out of Evansville, Indiana. Countless hours of time, effort, and a little luck has helped Exceptional Sheets become one of the Internets most trusted and successful providers of luxury products. more...



ENDED - Can't Wait Willow by Christy Ziglar
Children's Book Review and Giveaway

October 26, 2013

Can't Wait Willow

Willow is so excited that the Over-the-Top Circus has finally come to town! The only problem is, that when left to her own devices, she can’t say “no” to some good things. On the way to the show, she is distracted by enticing treats and fun that she just can’t turn down. more...



Ultimate Party Meatballs Recipe

October 22, 2013

Ultimate Party Meatballs

We are always eager to try new easy recipes, so when I read about the Ultimate Party Meatball Recipe, I knew we had to give this one a try! With only three ingredients, how simple and pleasing could this recipe be for a quick snack, appetizer, or main course. Perfect for holidays, get togethers, tailgaiting and more. more...



ENDED - Audrey Bunny by Angie Smith - Children's Book Review and Giveaway

October 8, 2013

Audrey Bunny

From best-selling women’s author Angie Smith comes this sweet children’s book about a stuffed animal named Audrey Bunny who fears her imperfections make her unworthy of a little girl’s love. She'll learn the truth soon enough, and young readers will learn that everyone is special and wonderfully made by God. more...



ENDED - Luxury Egyptian Cotton Linens Giveaway From ExceptionalSheets.com

September 30, 2013

ExceptionalSheets.com

ExceptionalSheets.com is an American owned company operated out of Evansville, Indiana. Countless hours of time, effort, and a little luck has helped ExceptionalSheets.com become one of the Internets most trusted and successful specialty linen providers. more...



ENDED - The Mommy MD Guide to Pregnancy and Birth Book Giveaway

September 23, 2013

The Mommy MD Guide to Pregnancy and Birth

Pregnancy is such a magical experience that while it may be different for each woman, and even each time, we can all benefit from the many tips and tricks woman before us have experienced and kindly share, and what could be better than Mums who are also medical doctors that share their tips. more...



ENDED - Bash and the Pirate Pig Book Giveaway

September 13, 2013

Bash and the Pirate Pig

Bash and the Pirate Pig, by Burton Cole, is a story about a cranky city kid named Raymond "Beamer" Boxby who has to spend his summer vacation with his younger cousin Bash out in the country on his farm. Beamer is not too happy about this as he prefers to play video games all day inside where it is cool. more...



Recess Monkey: Desert Island Disc

September 10, 2013

Recess Monkey

My ears have really been opened lately to a new musical genre for me: The family friendly genre and it is superb. This genre is so creative, sometimes even educational and most definitely a whole lot of FUN! I have recently been enjoying a new CD by Recess Monkey called: Desert Island Disc, their 10th CD to date.more...



ENDED - Grace Unplugged the Novel and Own It Book Giveaway

September 5, 2013

Grace Unplugged

After realizing that she wants to break free from the family church band, Grace Trey, at the tender age of eighteen, jumps at the opportunity of a lifetime. Leaving her parents and life behind her in Birmingham, Alabama, she heads for Hollywood, where she learns all about life as a musician. Faced with many life choices, will she choose stardom or own her Christian faith? more...



Influenster: The Good Life VoxBox #GoodVoxBox

August 30, 2013

Influenster: The Good Life VoxBox #GoodVoxBox

Ah, the good life. Everything about it sounds good! How do you get it? Influenster thinks it's in our actions. What do you think? I was a lucky recipient of Influenster's The Good Life VoxBox that they put together to support our pursuit in finding The Good Life. Included were the following products to help us get on the way: more...



Josh & the Jamtones: Bear Hunt

August 26, 2013

Josh & the Jamtones

Josh & the Jamtones, a local Boston based kindie rock band have been entertaining kids and their families with their interactive dance party shows, guaranteed to get us all singing and shaking, clapping and stomping. They have played some of our big local spots including the Life is Good Festival, Boston's Earthfest and Fenway Park to name a few. more...



An Interview with the Beauty Behind the Beauty Line:
Me & The Girls - Sharon Hackney-Robinson

August 21, 2013

Sharon Hackney-Robinson

One year ago this month, I sampled a few products from Me and the Girls beneficial organic beauty line and fell in love. The aromas are fresh, inviting and heavenly with hints of spearmint and tea tree oil. Ideal for wet skin, I noticed instant improvements to the look and feel of my moisture craving skin and treasure their gorgeous signature bag with a mix of glorious goodies. more...



ENDED - King Richard's Faire Ticket Giveaway

August 20, 2013

King Richard's Faire

The annual King Richard's Faire is celebrating thirty-two years this year starting weekends August 31st through October 20th, 2013 (Including Labor Day Monday, Sept. 2nd and Columbus Day Monday, Oct. 14th) Located at 235 Main Street in Carver, MA. Gates open at 10:30am and close at 6:00pm. Although I have heard of this fun festival for years now, I have yet to enjoy the 80-acre site. more...



Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players are coming to The Center for Arts in Natick October 12th, 2013

August 14, 2013

Justin Roberts

Grammy nominated Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players are coming back to Massachusetts in October. Grab your kids and join me and mine at The Center for Arts in Natick for a fun filled family concert of brilliant upbeat songs and ballads that are so much fun and enjoyable you will encourage your children to learn the words. more...



Donkey Kong Country DVD Review

August 12, 2013

Donkey Kong Country DVD

Our favorite 80s video game ape: Donkey Kong is coming to DVD for the first time on August 20th, 2013 with Donkey Kong Country. Enjoy 90 minutes of four continuous classic episodes in CGI animation of Donkey Kong and his side kick Diddy Kong as they try to get back the Crystal Coconut that was sneakily stolen by King K Rool. more...



Book Review: Hank Finds An Egg by Rebecca Dudley

August 5, 2013

Hank Finds An Egg by Rebecca Dudley

In this adorable and creative children's picture book, Hank finds an egg on the forest floor and tries to return it to its rightful place. Trying and failing, but never giving up, this determined monkey will be the one pleasantly surprised by his gentle act of kindness. Follow along as each picture depicts a playful and kind story, you the reader explain yourself. more...



Veria ID Utterly Quenched Hand & Body Lotion Review

July 23, 2013

Veria ID Utterly Quenched Hand & Body Lotion

I love finding new brands and thanks to Vitacost, I recently tried a new line of natural skincare called Veria ID. Veria ID is based on the principles of ayurveda. Ayurveda is a 5,000 year old plant-based healing tradition from India. It is based on the idea that health and wellness comes from balance and that if you’re not balanced inside, it shows up on the outside, on our skin, our hair, and our energy levels. more...



Puffs Fresh Faces - Saline Tissue for Adults

July 16, 2013

Puffs Fresh Faces

Around eighteen months ago I signed up to introduce Boogie Wipes to individuals in my community by telling them about the product, where they can be purchased and provide them with samples and coupons. It was a time I finally appreciated small talk, to chat to other parents at the park, the pediatrician, and standing in line. I have two young ones so usually a boogie wipe is needed at some time, so a segue way comes easy. more...



ENDED - Dr. Lee's UGLee Ergonomic Pen Review and Giveaway

July 9, 2013

UGLee Ergonomic Pen

The only thing better than sending hand written notes or cards is receiving them. Forgive me my selfishness, but I love getting hand written snail mail! So I try to send them often myself and I have noticed that the pen really contributes to how neat and tidy my writing will be and once I find a pen I like, I am sticking with it! more...



Olay Fresh Effects BB Cream Review #SunVoxBox

July 3, 2013

Olay Fresh Effects BB Cream

Olay has come out with an all-in-one solution to instantly brighten skin. This cream will make skin smoother and even out skin tone all while providing 24-hour hydration. This tinted moisturizer blends easily and helps hide red spots and little imperfections minimizing the need for concealer or foundation, which is especially a plus in these warmer months. more...



Guest Post: Fun Summer Adult Treats With Hamilton Beach

July 2, 2013

hamilton beach

Add some sparkle to your summer picnics and gatherings with these tasty summer beverages that pack a kick of their own. So slip on the flip flops, stir up some of these cool refreshing drinks step out on the veranda and enjoy! Summertime White Sangria: This perfect for summertime sangria is light and refreshing. more...



ENDED - Enter to Win a New Product From "me & the girls" Online Beauty Boutique

June 21, 2013

Me and the Girls Beneficial Organic Beauty

Back in August of last year, I received the most adorable gift set from me & the girls online beauty boutique, this gorgeous gift set incorporated a kit of their top selling products which included a: body scrub, softening creme, foot scrub, anti-aging night facial moisturizer, beauty serum, a bamboo spoon and their gorgeous signature travel bag. It is like a complete spa treatment in a bag. more...



Family Movie Night with The Berenstain Bears: Golden Brother Edition and Golden Sister Edition DVD's with Plush Doll

June 19, 2013

Berenstain Bears DVD and plush doll

Continuing with their celebration of their 50th anniversary and featured at our family movie night, The Berenstain Bears are back again with great gift ideas with individual gift sets for Sister Bear and Brother Bear featuring a 10 inch plush doll of each with your limited edition DVD sets available exclusively at Walmart and Sam's Club. more...



Noxicare Vitamin B-12 Supplements

June 13, 2013

Noxicare Vitamin B-12 Supplements

I thought Noxicare was all about Natural Pain Relief. It turns out they have quite a selection of supplements too. I recently tried their Vitamin B-12. A supplement I like for its many benefits; B-12 helps our bodies convert food into energy, is good for red blood cell formation, and is important for cardiovascular health and nerve problems, such as numbness and tingling in the hands and feet. more...



Clinique's NEW Moisture Surge CC Cream Hydrating Colour Corrector Broad Spectrum With SPF 30

June 8, 2013

NEW Moisture Surge CC Cream Hydrating Colour Corrector Broad Spectrum With SPF 30

Since my teenage years I have been a fan of Clinique products, although quite a splurge, a fun one I treat myself to now and again! A few favorites are the rinse off solvent for easy mascara removal and their famous yellow Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion for gentle softness for my face. more...



Boston Sailing on the Adirondack III

June 4, 2013

adirondack III

It was over 90 degrees in Boston this past Saturday, but you never would have known it onboard the Adirondack III. This gorgeous vessel features teak decks, mahogany-trimmings, and just under 2,000 square feet of canvas which guided us beautifully through Boston’s historic harbor! more...



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