September 23, 2014

Deal Alert: Radio Flyer My First Scooter for $24!

amazon deal

My boys have all had a Radio Flyer My First Scooter and for years it was the most used outdoor toy we had. Now that my daughter is moving into the age where she can enjoy it, I've been on the hunt for a great deal on another one . . . pink of course, because everything she uses has to be … [Read more...]

Photo Sharing Made Easy with Seahorse

Seahorse app

I'm obsessed with taking pictures but not so good at actually doing anything with them. People hate it when I pull out my camera because they know that chances are they'll never end up seeing the pictures. I mean well, I promise. But with 6 kids, 3 of them 2 and under, photo organization is not at … [Read more...]

5 REAL Ways to Earn an Income from Home

work at home job options

Working outside the home as a mom is a rough gig. I went back to work after my first son was born and cried every morning as I drove into work. I loved my job. I hated leaving my baby. Throw in all the juggling you do to coordinate childcare and keep a home running when you are gone most of the day … [Read more...]

10 Things you Need to Know about Working from Home

Working from home

When people find out I work from home I get one of two reactions. Half the people think it’s cute that I have a little hobby. The other half think I must have all kinds of spare time since my schedule is flexible. I’ve found that the reality of working from home often comes as a surprise to … [Read more...]

Zesty Pepperoni and Roasted Pepper Roll-Up

pepperoni roll-up

I could eat sandwiches every day of the week but I love when I find a flavor combination that leaves you craving it the next day. Oscar Mayer recently launched the Old World Style line of pepperoni and salami. We are crazy about pepperoni at my house so I was excited to give our school lunches a bit … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy S’mores Ice Cream Sandwich

ice-cream sandwich

    This blog post is part of a paid The Motherhood and Dreyer's blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. School may be back in session but I'm not quite ready to give up on summer yet. We have a lot of bon fires on the beach during the summer around here … [Read more...]

Do More Knowing your Child is Safe

Levana Video Baby Monitor

We aren't getting much done these days. Between having newborn twins and a very recent move things feel a bit chaotic. The only hope I have of getting anything done at all is by using naptime and bedtime to my full advantage. The problem with that is I'm a bit on edge. My daughter's accident this … [Read more...]

Easy School Night Meal – Garden Fresh Tuna Melts

Garden Fresh Tuna Melt

With school back in session my schedule just got a whole lot busier. Considering the summer my family has had that's saying a lot. Busy or not though, I'm ready for a routine and the return to normal (whatever that is). Hectic schedules require moms to have some simple and affordable weeknight meals … [Read more...]

Review: Samsung Galaxy S 5 Sport

Samsung Galaxy S 5 Sport

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sprint. I received a sample device to facilitate this review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. There are a lot of cell phones out there competing for prime real estate in my diaper bag. … [Read more...]

Free Healthy Habits Booklets from the Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post, however all opinions are my own.  I find myself suddenly the mom of girls. That's a strange feeling after spending the first 10 years of my life as a mom parenting boys. I can tell already that parenting girls is going to be a different experience and I've … [Read more...]