Get Ready for Kid’s Spring Fashions with Carters #SpringIntoCarters

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Carter’s. I received a complimentary gift card to facilitate my review and thank me for my participation. Having two little ones I have learned that clothing sales are like gifts to parents. That is why it is pretty awesome that Carter's is having a 50% off the entire store right now through April 5th! With the crazy seasons we have been having like the back and forth winter weather I have been pretty good with my children's wardrobes but when it got sunny and bright … [Read more...]

Chuggington Fire Patrol Rescue Day Adventures

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My kids love Chuggington and trains in general so when we heard about the new Chuggington Fire Patrol Rescue, we were very excited. If your kids haven't heard of Chuggington, then you need to check this out.  My son loved that it came with a new train. He was very mad that he was supposed to share with his sister. Chuggington Fire Patrol Rescue Bonus Pack with Train: Meet Fire Chugger Asher!  In this latest collection of Chuggington adventures, Wilson sets out on fire patrol duty with his new friend Asher and learns how to use a fire hose … [Read more...]

Lose the Baby Weight with FitTea PostNatal Fat Burner! #PostNatalFatBurner

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This is a sponsored post brought to you by FitTea. As always, all opinions are my own.  I have always been lucky in the fact that I never gain too much weight with my pregnancies. I was around 130 when I got pregnant with my first and gained 33lbs. That is a little over what they recommend but I lost it immediately in return for breastfeeding my little chunky baby (8lbs,8oz). Then with my second I vomited for 9 months, had gestational diabetes, and still gained 14lbs. I got a 8lb, 5oz baby in return and lost the weight before I left the … [Read more...]

Urbini Dream Nursery Instagram Giveaway

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“I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Urbini. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” The design team at Urbini Dream Nursery is looking for new mothers who want to outfit or update their new nursery with the best in modern baby furniture! If you're converting a room into a first time nursery -OR- trying to update a nursery for a new addition to your family, this fantastic contest is just for you! Designing a new addition's nursery has got to be one of the most fun parts of the … [Read more...]

20 HANDMADE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS

20 Handmade Christmas Decorations

Some of our greatest memories of the holidays from childhood center around the holidays. Making great Handmade Christmas Decorations like these will help you to build those same wonderful memories with your children this year. This list contains great easy crafts for kids as well as some more unique items mom or dad will have to assist with. Tons of upcycled items, and of course a few snowmen that carry on after the holidays are over. 20 HANDMADE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS DIY Cookie Cutter Christmas Ornaments Recylced Paper Towel Holder … [Read more...]

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...]

20 Baby’s First Christmas Ornaments

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Baby's First Christmas ornaments are a great way to honor the birth of your little one on the tree. There are so many to choose from, from generic angels to pink and blue teddy bears! They also make great baby shower gifts if someone will be having a new arrival before December 25. Below are 20 Baby's First Christmas ornaments to choose from on Amazon! 1. 2014 Baby's First Christmas Metal Rudolph Ornament 2. Blue Baby's 1st Christmas Teddy Bear Ornament 3. Baby's First Christmas Stocking Ornament 4. Winnie the Pooh Baby's 1st Christmas 2014 … [Read more...]

Encourage Your Toddler’s Brain Development with Happy Family #ToddlerMilkChallenge

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Happy Family provided us with the tools necessary for an awesome playdate but as always, all opinions are my own. Please vote for us at Happy Family's Facebook page There are few things better than a happy baby. Okay, as a mom there is nothing better than a happy baby. A roomful of happy playing toddlers is a roomful if happy moms.  A couple of weeks ago I had a playmate with some mom friends courtesy of Happy Family's New Happy Tot Grow and Shine Organic Toddler Milk. This is a nutrient rich milk developed specifically for children 12-24 … [Read more...]

Huggies Snug & Dry Plus Natural Care Wipes with New Target Subscription Program #MC #Sponsored

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“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for Huggies and Target. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Ever since I found out that you can buy diapers on the internet for less than you can buy them in stores I have been telling my fellow moms about it.  I think it is awesome to buy diapers in bulk and wipes. Oh my goodness. We go through so MANY WIPES in my house. My husband thinks every diaper is a four wipe job even though we use really … [Read more...]

Global Perspective on Parenting with Mom Voyáge #MC #UrbiniBaby

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“I participated in a Blog Blast on behalf of Mom Central for Urbini. I received information from Urbini to facilitate my post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” #UrbiniBaby I believe that having &  raising children is a wonderful occasion that no one should have to face alone.  That is why I am so glad that I grew up in the age of technology.  When my mom had all of us girls she had to rely on what she had been told when she was young and from her own experiences.  My father had their only car so she was stuck … [Read more...]