Four Ways to Keep Your Little Ones Busy Indoors

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Bad weather is always such a challenge for little children. Being cooped up indoors can be hard on children and parents alike! It can be a challenge to come up with things that are simple and easy but always engaging. I'm always sure to keep these activities put away and only get them out on days I know we will need them. Here are four tried-and-true activities that always work for me: A sensory box- I created a very simple sensory play box for my children out of a Rubbermaid container and quite a few pounds of dried beans. Rice would work, … [Read more...]

How to Get Double-dip Savings at Winn-Dixie #WD2xdip + $200 Amazon GC Giveaway

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I am SO EXCITED about #Winn Dixie's incredible gift card & 4x fuel points offer and I can't wait to share it with you!!! Just in time for Black Friday you can buy gift cards at Winn Dixie from all sorts of participating retailers, earn FOUR TIMES the fuel discount, and use the cards like cash for your Black Friday and Holiday Shopping! If you have a rewards credit card, you can use it and earn even more! I shop a TON from Amazon- I will probably get almost all of my gifts this season delivered straight to my door, no hassle or fuss, thanks to … [Read more...]

Meatless Monday- Black Cherry Clafoutis Recipe

Black Cherry Clafoutis Recipe, Meatless Monday

Funny name, perfect pre-Thanksgiving brunch Thanksgiving is coming, y'all. It is *right here*. And in all the planning and cooking and scrambling around we do to get ready for the main meal, I find it a challenge to make sure we have something light and easy to eat for breakfast or brunch. I also want it to feel fancy for guests we might have. So I was delighted to stumble onto an old-style flan-like French pastry called Clafoutis (pronounced, bizarrely, cla-foo-tee). It's traditionally made with black cherries and when made with it's original … [Read more...]

This year #GiveHappy with OshKosh and save 25%

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for OshKosh B’gosh. I received an OshKosh B’gosh gift card to purchase product and to thank me for my participation. OshKosh B’gosh has always been one of my favorite clothing brands- all their children's clothes are so durable and comfortable, plus they have so many timeless pieces that will go with anything! I've passed down more than a few Oshkosh items from my older son to my younger and they still look and feel amazing! And the style is still relevant because Oshkosh … [Read more...]

PROMOTIONALCODES.COM 12 Days of Giveaways #12DaysofGiveaways


  This is my favorite time of year even though its the most stressful thing ever. Yeah, I know people don't like to talk about how rough the holidays can be because it ruins the magic. I think that everyone can avoid the rush of the crowds and the madness of Black Friday if they make a plan before hand. Or they can take advantage of Cyber Monday sales. I prefer to do most of my shopping online and I know many others feel the same.  What a ton of people don't know is that most of the deals you can find on Black Friday are ONLINE as well! Its … [Read more...]

McFARLAND, USA Releases February 20th #McFarlandUSA


  Um yes? A Kevin Costner film that also happens to be my favorite thing ever? McFarland, USA is going to be one of those movies that makes me cry. I want it. I cant wait until February 20th. I LOVE sports movies. They are so inpsirational. They make you feel all the things. I sit and cry my eyes out and cheer on the downtrodden team or poor player making it to the big leagues.  I watched THREE sports movies in a row the night my husband worked over night a week ago and pretty much live tweeted the whole time. If I am going to feel awesome … [Read more...]

Pet House Candle Giveaway: Pumpkin Spice Scent


Everyone loves pumpkin spice during the holiday season so this is a GREAT giveaway to get into. I knew that my readers would love to hear about it so I offered to help out so that you all could enter to win.  Be sure to check out my other giveaways on the sidebar and visit What U Talking Bout Willis' review below. -------------------- Thank you for joining in our Pet House Candle Giveaway. Having pets does not mean your house has to smell like it. A couple days ago I was able to review a Pumpkin Spice Candle from Pet House Candle. It … [Read more...]

Sofia the First Spot’n Learn Alphabet Giveaway


Sofia the First Giveaway! Spot-it Game Alphabet Disclosure: This giveaway is open to the US, 18+. Winner will be picked concluding the giveaway, and the winner will have 48 hours to respond, if no response, another winner will have to be chosen. This post contains an affiliate link, this means if you click on it and purchase, I will get a commission based on your purchase. With Sofia the First being a big buzz among little girls, I am so excited to offer this giveaway provided by Blue Orange Games and What U Talking Bout Willis? You can read my … [Read more...]

Strange Magic Coming in January 2015 #StrangeMagic

Strange Magic, #StrangeMagic

STRANGE MAGIC, a new animated film from Lucasfilm Ltd., will be released by Touchstone Pictures on January 23, 2015!   It looks like it is going to be really good considering that I love goblins and I love A Midsummer's Night's Dream.  It was one of my favorite plays to read growing up.  You can like Strange Magic on Facebook and follow on Twitter to keep up with the news on it!     STRANGE MAGIC is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night's Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale … [Read more...]

Walk More, Spend Less

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Most of us are familiar with the many health benefits of choosing to walk more often. Getting out once a day or more improves posture, blood pressure and cardiovascular health. It’s far less stressful on your body than an intensive gym session or going for a run, and more importantly, walking is pleasurable, and of benefit to your mental well-being. But there are also some surprising financial arguments for taking a hike, which can add up to a healthier bank balance. Parking All those quarters you have been stuffing into the meter add up over … [Read more...]