Move More With Degree MotionSense & Save $1 At Walmart

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It’s summer and it’s been really hot here in Cleveland. I’m not complaining. At all. I love hot weather. I’m happiest when it’s 80-95 degrees. Dave, Kora, & Logan think I’m crazy but I really hate being cold. This time of year though every time you move you sweat. In fact, just taking a walk […]

Cast Your Vote In The Mrs. Dash Dashionista Recipe Challenge

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We are trying to eat healthier around here. One of our biggest challenges though is salt. According to Randy the saltier something is, the better and I have to confess that I have been known to put salt on apples, cantaloupe, watermelon, oranges, and even grapefruit! When cooking, I often find it difficult to find […]

Do You Delay Watching A TV Show To Binge View The Whole Season At Once?

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As a busy mom, one of my favorite things to do at the end of the day is plop on the couch and get sucked into a great tv show. Even better is when Dave and I are binge viewing something and when one episode ends we can immediately start watching the next. We’ve binge […]

Join Me At The Banana Boat #BBBestSummer Twitter Party


RSVP for the Banana Boat #BBBestSummer Twitter Party   Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know I do and I’m excited to co-host a party that is about families having the best summer ever! On Thursday, July 10th at 3-4 pm ET, please join me for the #BBBestSummer Twitter Party where we’ll be […]

Limit Your Distracted Driving! MetLife $100 AMEX Giveaway

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There are many things that we take for granted; one of the most popular is driving. Most people, myself included, sometimes fail to realize they are driving an insanely powerful machine which weighs thousands of pounds. Yet many people still try to text, talk on the phone, put on makeup, eat, drink, shave, change the […]

Be Yourself, Together With Target’s Wedding Registry

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As a tech blogger, I’m always interested in learning about technology that makes life easier and more fun. That’s why I am excited to work with Target to share with you info about their Be Yourself, Together campaign and a look at their wedding registry. When Dave and I were planning our wedding way back […]

Willard Scott Gave Us A Hilarious Shout-Out!

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I received a few pouches of Smucker’s Fruit-Fulls in the mail recently. Then I received an email saying that they were planning an event in New York and since I couldn’t be there, they were going to try to set up a shout-out for the blog from Willard Scott. I wasn’t sure if it would […]

Do You Use A TIKE Sticker?

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As I get older and become more mature and have had the opportunity to raise two wonderful children, I have realized that maybe my parents were right. Driving is a privilege, not a right; also driving comes with a price. Sure, the car itself seems like the most obvious cost, then there is maintenance and repairs, […]

Get The Uptown Look For Under $20 + A High Value Coupon

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While I’m a big jeans & t-shirt girl, I do like getting dressed up to go out for dinner every now and then. I love learning about the latest in beauty tips and products and trying them out myself. I know there are many other moms out there that enjoy watching great makeup tutorial as […]

Father’s Day Fun

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Father’s Day was a couple of days ago, and I think Tired Dad Dave has just now finally recovered! Dave had a busy and exciting day planned to celebrate his 8th year of being a Dad. As a Verizon Wireless #VZWBuzz Lifestyle Blogger, I am glad that we were able to bring the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 along […]

Join Me At The CVS Twitter Party 6/19 – Chat About #CVSDigitalTools & Win Gift Cards

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As you know I love bringing you the best of the best, whether it’s tech related, family info, great giveaways, or fantastic Twitter parties. That’s why I’m excited to work with CVS to host the #CVSDigitalTools Twitter Party on Thursday. It’s going to be a great party where we’ll chat about money saving tips and […]

BGCA Cyber Safe Futures Initiative & CyberTribe Q&A

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I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for BGCA. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. As a blogger, I’m very aware of online safety especially for children. I’m online most of the day, every day and I read everything I can about tech news including […]

You Have To See These Videos: Nexcare Nana Will It Or Won’t It?

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As a mom of a 7- and 8-year-old I am chief boo-boo fixer. Kora & Logan are very active kids who love to bike, hop, skip, jump, somersault, cartwheel, and run anywhere and everywhere they can. While they have fun on their adventures and all this activity results in tumbles and falls especially when learning […]

Here’s Your Chance To Be In A Staples Ad – Up To 40 Submissions Selected

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Have you ever wanted to be on tv? I always thought it would be fun to star in a commercial or a tv show. I did appear on a local morning news show once and it was amazing how it all works behind the scenes. I learned a lot and had lots of fun. Dave […]

Keeping Your Eyes Safe This Summer

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I wrote this review while participating in an Influencer campaign by Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. and received a promotional item from Mom Central to thank me for participating. Did you know that it’s just as important to think about sun protection for your eyes as it is […]