Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin Recipe (with @JWMCheeseSticks Giveaway)

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I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks products to facilitate my review and Brussels Sprouts Gratin recipe. I’d like to introduce you to a new friend of mine. His name is John Wm. Macy, and he’s a foodie from way…

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28 Running Playlist Songs ($25 Target Giveaway)

20 Songs to add to your running playlist

As we head into our first school year, I am realizing that I just might have a few more minutes to devote to things like sleep, hydration, healthy snack options, etc. (Don’t laugh…I know it won’t be much time with a toddler still at home.) But after letting my own self-care slide down the priority list…

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White Bean Pizza Dip {with @CentoFineFoods giveaway}

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I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received Cento products to facilitate my review. #MomBlogTourFF Awesome after school snack idea, comin’ right up! But first, I have to introduce you to a new friend of mine: Cento Fine Foods. I met the folks behind…

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10 New Ways to Top Your Waffle (and Get Free Books!) #Back2SchoolReady

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This breakfast ideas for kids post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias Can you believe it’s time to start thinking about school? For us, it’s more than just “back to school” time – it’s very FIRST day of school time! Yup, my little man will be…

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Rainbow Quinoa with Citrus Vinaigrette

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This quinoa recipe and accompanying post were created as part of the #NOWWellness Blogger Ambassador campaign for which I am financially compensated. All opinions are my own and honest based on my experience with NOW Foods products. #ad I had a major revelation this week. Wait for it – – – you can make beautiful, fluffy quinoa in…

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NOW Foods Wants Me To Tell You Something #NOWWellness

This post was created as part of the #NOWWellness Blogger Ambassador campaign for which I am financially compensated. All opinions are my own and honest based on my experience with NOW Foods products. #ad As a blogger with a bit of a natural/organic slant, I often find myself with a challenge. See, this blog is…

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Potty Learning Fun at our #PampersEasyUps Potty Party!

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This potty learning post was sponsored by Pampers. All opinions are my own. I can’t believe it’s almost time! Time to pack away our cloth diapers, time to put away our diaper bag, time to stop keeping a stash of sposies in the car. Our 2-year-old is starting to learn how to use the potty!…

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Bathtime Tips: No More Tears in the Tub with TOMY! (Giveaway)

I received bath toys from TOMY to facilitate this post. All opinions and bathtime tips are my own. What comes to mind when I say “bathtime”? If you think, “Aw, bathtime is the best time of day! My kids play and laugh and the whole world is happy and clean!” then this post is for you. On the other hand,…

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Hands-on-Prints Educational Books (with Giveaway)

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Hands-on-Prints books. I received educational books to facilitate my review. As much as I love all things tech-related (phones! tablets! fitness gadgets! oh my!), I’m still a reader and writer at heart. And now that my 5-year-old early reader is developing a passion to…

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Chocolate Pavlova with Fresh Strawberries #MobileMemories

This chocolate pavlova recipe post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions about Walmart best plans are mine alone. #MobileMemories #CollectiveBias What do homemade summer desserts and the lowest priced unlimited plans from Walmart have in common? Both can help you hold on to your sweet summer memories long after…

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