Category Archives: Reviews & Giveaways

Droid Bionic ~ The Cool Stuff

Droid Bionic ~ The Cool Stuff

I am almost embarrassed to admit that when looking for  a new phone I do look at the technology behind the device, but what really sells me is the apps and how I can customize the phone for me and make it more my own. I recently received a Droid Bionic as part of theContinue Reading

Pottery Barn Kids Halloween!

Pottery Barn Kids Halloween!

The thing I enjoy most about Halloween is the kids Halloween costumes.  I have never been a fan of the big box store type costumes, they all look the same, they only last one night and there is always at least 5 other kids with the same costume. Before I had kids I made HalloweenContinue Reading

Teenage Drivers #MOTOsafety

Having a Teenage Driver Can Be Stressful! by Sandy Jenney I know.. I’ve been through four so far! My son Tim is 18 years old and has been driving for two years, but a mom never stops worrying.  Once your kids are out the door you really don’t know how well they are driving, whereContinue Reading

Think Safe, Ride Safe, Be Safe with Chuggington and NHTSA

Think Safe, Ride Safe, Be Safe with Chuggington and NHTSA

Honk your horns for safety! Chuggington and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced a partnership to develop a public traffic safety campaign for children called Think Safe, Ride Safe, Be Safe!     The campaign includes traffic safety resources for children, including games, videos, activity sheets and a traffic safety pledge, asContinue Reading

Family Camping with BRIGGS & RILEY #BRXTravelGear

Family Camping with BRIGGS & RILEY #BRXTravelGear

  Our family camps. I love it, our kids love it even more. Not everyone would guess that about me. We don’t tent-camp anymore but we also don’t camp in a luxury hotel on wheels. We have a “retro,” ok….. very old, pop-up camper that we need to tarp if it rains….stop laughing! Needless toContinue Reading

Honk Your Horns, Disney Junior Signs on for Third Season of Chuggington! Giveaway

Honk Your Horns, Disney Junior Signs on for Third Season of Chuggington! Giveaway

Last week Disney Junior announced that it has signed on for a third season of all new Chuggington episodes!  Ludorum plc has created 13 new episodes to air during the third season on Disney Junior.  Beginning September 6th Chuggington will move to a new time slot 7:30 a.m., ET/PT and weekends at 6:00 a.m., ET/PT. ToContinue Reading

Winner ~ Kraft Foods Picnic Basket

Congratulations to Joanne comment #251 you are the winner of the Kraft Foods Picnic Basket.  I have sent you an email and you have 48 hours to respond back to me to claim your prize or another winner will be drawn.   Thank you to everyone who entered!   Disclosure ~ Kraft foods provided meContinue Reading

Yummy Mess Free S’mores With Kraft Foods Plus a Giveaway!

Yummy Mess Free S’mores With Kraft Foods Plus a Giveaway!

One of our favorite things to do when we go camping is make s’mores.  The thing I don’t like about s’mores is the sticky mess.  I’m not tipically a germ o phobic person but it really grosses me out when leaves and dirt get stuck to my kids fingers when they eat s’mores and thenContinue Reading

Monster Truck Nationals in Columbus, Ohio

Monster Truck Nationals in Columbus, Ohio

Looking for something cool to do this weekend with the family? How about the exciting roar and rumble of  The Monster Truck Nationals in Columbus, OH! Over 60,000 pounds of Monster Truck Thunder! E3 Spark Plugs BIGFOOT…The Original Monster Truck STAR MARSHAL…This New Truck Is A Good Truck With A Bad Attitude CHALKBOARD CHUCK…The Truck ThatContinue Reading

Help Me Win $5000 For Friends Of Maddie

Help Me Win $5000 For Friends Of Maddie

As you know I announced a few weeks ago that I was competing in the Hillshire Farms Most Wanted Sandwich Competition.  I mentioned when I first posted that not only am I competing for myself but I am also competing for a charity.  I just received approval to announce my charity and I am thrilledContinue Reading