Silly, Scary and Sexy: Fun and Frugal Ways to Reuse Halloween Costumes

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Old Halloween costumes shouldn’t have to gather dust in the attic when there are so many great ways to reuse and repurpose them. Here are just some of those ways. UpCycle Instead of recycling, “upcycle.” In other words, if your little one went one year as a witch or a pirate, maybe you can reuse that for a school play or something. They could also wear it to a costume-theme party or for some other creative use. Swap Costumes You can also swap costumes. This doesn’t always work, but it can. If your children (or you) are the same size as a … [Read more...]

FabKids Perfect for cookouts all summer long!

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The designers and clothing gurus at Fabkids.com has done it again! Their fabulous clothes helped make our Memorial Day cookout cute, comfortable, and stylish! This month I wanted an adorable outfit for Elijah that was perfect for playing outside while we were busy with the grill. He looked picture-perfect all day in his Tan Sports Camp Outfit which consisted of the Awesome Hooded T-Shirt and matching Cargo shorts, which was a great way to take some candid photos while we were waiting for things to cook! It's great to be able to have outfits … [Read more...]

FabKids Exclusive Clothing Line Perfect for Birthday Fun!

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This month for my FabKids outfit choice, I decided to choose clothes for Moriah. Her birthday was coming up, and I needed something super cute for her to wear to her birthday celebration! It's not every day you celebrate your 2nd birthday! I have used FabKids many times for Elijah and I wanted  this one to be special for my only girl. She was excited for her fairy princess birthday party. FabKids is a fantastic clothing subscription service. All their clothes are especially designed to be cute, durable, super fashionable and classically trendy. … [Read more...]

Spring and Summer Styling: Warm Weather Accessories with a Flair for Fashion

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Spring is here, so new fashion has sprung. Take off your winter clothes and start thinking about something fresh to put on for the upcoming seasons. If you’re serious about fashion, then you know any old thing won’t do; take note of the following style and accessories fit for this year’s warmer seasons. Festival Girl Janis Joplin, Joni Mitchell, and women of festivals past knew how to rock and had a sense of fashion fresh as a field of flowers. This year, major designers are in love with floral prints and styles found at festivals taking … [Read more...]

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...]

Cinderella Pre-Premiere Reception at the El Capitan Theatre hosted by JCPenney #CinderellaEvent #JCPCinderellaMoment

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I was invited on an expenses paid trip to LA by Disney to cover the #CinderellaEvent in exchange for my posts of the trip experiences. In addition, JCPenney provided hair, makeup, and accessories for the #JCPCinderellaMoment.  On the day of the Cinderella Premiere, we all got "glammed" at the #JCPCinderellaMoment Glam Ball. You can read about my experience there and how they waved their magic wand over my normal no makeup, ponytail existence and transformed me. After the Glam Ball was over we all headed back to our rooms to get ready. I was so … [Read more...]

My Cinderella Moment at the JCPenney Glam Ball #JCPCinderellaMoment

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I was invited on an expenses paid trip to LA by Disney to cover the #CinderellaEvent in exchange for my posts of the trip experiences. In addition, JCPenney provided hair, makeup, and accessories for the #JCPCinderellaMoment I think every person dreams of being able to be transformed and have someone wave a magic wand on you. On my recent #CinderellaEvent press trip I was invited to a Glam Ball put on by JCPenney. It was the chance of a lifetime. Not only would I be walking the red carpet but professionals would be putting on my makeup and doing … [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...]

Win designer sunglasses from VSP Giveaway

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Mandie from Taking Time for Mommy recently talked about her daughters vision issues. You should check out her review of the VSP services and look into vision insurance if you do not have it for your family. Eye exams are very important!   Protect your family’s vision page Myth busters for eye health PDF Kids’ Eye Healthy Index Our eyes should be one of our top priorities. Please take a few moments to educate yourself on the facts, and learn more about enrolling in a vision insurance program today. VSP is sponsoring a … [Read more...]

Special Occasions with FabKids

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Do y'all remember my son's fashion review last month about the fantastic new children's clothes website FabKids? They are the fantastic new 'one click' shopping experience to find fresh new clothes for your kids at a great price! We have been wearing the fool out of the first outfit we chose and it's really holding up so well! So I was so excited to get my second outfit delivered straight to my door last week. I loved so many of the outfits that I had a hard time choosing! I was looking for a great outfit for fall that would be perfect for … [Read more...]