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Tillamook Cheese Goodness + Giveaway (Closed)

My family loves cheese and we eat it fairly often.  My children love it cubed, shredded, sliced, really anyway they can get it.  I was recently given the opportunity to try out a cheese I've never tasted before, Tillamook. A little about Tillamook: Dairy is our life, and it has been that way for nearly 100 years. When something is that … [Read more...]

Healthy Alternative for an Afternoon Snack + Giveaway (Closed)

The first thing my children ask me when we go to pick up my daughter from school is, "can we have a snack?"  And can I just say, I hate the word snack! To me it just screams LOADED WITH FAT!  I was recently asked if I'd like to review Voskos Greek Yogurt and I immediately thought of my children and their afternoon snack addiction.  We love yogurt, … [Read more...]

Britax Frontier 85 Car Seat Review and Giveaway (Closed)

As a parent one of the most important things we buy our children is a car seat. The car seat is probably the one single item that gives parents the most stress because the car seat chosen could be the thing that keeps our children safe during an accident.  In my seven years being a mommy, I've gone through many car seats.  Some I liked, some I … [Read more...]

The Awesomeness that is Powermat

Over the summer I did so much traveling and it's a pain in the behind to try to remember to pack your laptop charger, your iPhone charger, your iPod charger, the Nintendo charger...you getting my point?  Like packing for five people isn't enough already.  But heading away from home without these necessary items can really leave you in despair, … [Read more...]

Infiniti Pro by Conair Hair Dryer Review

When you have hair as thick as mine, you need a heavy duty tool to get the job done in a timely manner.  I was recently sent the new Infiniti Pro by Conair 1875-Watt Salon Performance AC Motor Styling Tool and not only is it heavy duty, it's also quite stylish too. I've been using the new Conair Hair Dryer for about 4 weeks now and it does an … [Read more...]

Wisk with Stain Spectrum Technology vs The Protein Stain

As I mentioned in a previous post, I have been given the opportunity to do my own in-home experiments with the new Wisk with Stain Spectrum Technology. I have recruited my daughter to be my junior scientist and to help with the research. We received our first assignment; the new Wisk with Stain Spectrum Technology versus the Protein Stain. … [Read more...]

Bathtime with Johnson’s Natural Products

For the past seven years or so, I've been buying Johnson's products for my children.  The pink bottle of Johnson's baby lotion will always be a favorite but I was recently introduced to a new line from Johnson's, Johnson's Natural. From reusable bags to fluorescent bulbs, I've been trying to find ways to lead a greener lifestyle and now I can … [Read more...]

What I Think About Kellogg’s FiberPlus Bars

I have just been introduced to my new favorite breakfast and snack item, the Kellogg's FiberPlus Bars!  I've tried lots, like tons of snack and breakfast bars that claim to be just as good for you as they taste.  The problem was that they didn't taste so good.  I've seen the commercials of the FiberPlus bars and thought to myself...ya right.  But … [Read more...]

Fighting Bedroom Allergies with Natura World

If you are a parent of a child who suffers from allergies you know just how many things kids can be allergic to – pets, lotions, foods, etc. But what you may not realize is how your child's bedding can contribute to and even increase allergic reactions. Sneezing fits, rashes and general discomfort can rob children of a good night’s sleep and risk … [Read more...]

Messy Fun with Moon Dough Barnyard

I have to admit that I'm probably the worst mom when it comes to letting my children play with messy things.  I try to avoid it at all costs and I'll usually substitute it with something similar yet not so messy.  I surprised myself this week when I totally let lose and let my children play with an amazing new molding compound called Moon Dough. … [Read more...]