$65 Outback Steakhouse GC Giveaway for Father’s Day


  Take Dad to Outback Steakhouse $65 Gift Card Giveaway With Father's Day only a couple weeks away many families will be thinking of what they can do for the father in their life. So we came together and thought it would be fun to offer an Outback Steakhouse gift card to help out towards a nice dinner with Dad. This giveaway is open to residents of the US who are 18+ years. With many options to enter everyone has a chance to be picked randomly by our Giveaway Widget. Good luck! Entry-Form … [Read more...]

Help your favorite community project with Huggies Snug and Dry #UltraHug Selfie Contest!


This summer, celebrate the best of your local community spaces & projects and help your favorite community space win a grant from the Walmart Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra Hugs campaign! Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers are holding an #UltraHug Selfie Contest to help one lucky community initiative win a grant- and you can help! From April 20th until June 25th, Huggies will be accepting all selfies of you and your baby with the hashtag #UltraHug, and featuring them in a collage on the campaign landing page. On July 6th, voting will begin to … [Read more...]

$15 Amazon GC Giveaway


I decided it has been too long since we had a giveaway from me! And since Amazon is amazing and I love buying tons of books from there, here is an $15 Amazon Gift Code Giveaway! Just enter on the giveaway form below. This giveaway is open to US/CA 18+ only and will run until 6/16 at 11:59 pm CST. There is a couple of daily entries including one super easy entry! While you are here you should totally click over to find out how you can nominate a community project you love for a $2000 grant from Huggies! Just click through here. #sp Entry-Form … [Read more...]

DISNEY- PIXAR’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR Trailer Available! #GoodDino


THE GOOD DINOSAUR opens in theaters everywhere on November 25th! I think this is going to be an adorable new movie.  I love uplifting movies and this is looking like it will be so great for the kids and I. The teaser trailer was released today and I wanted to share it and this great teaser poster for the movie. "The Good Dinosaur" asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?  Pixar Animation Studios takes you on an epic journey into the world of … [Read more...]

Breakfast for Dinner – Pumpkin French Toast Casserole with Raspberry Syrup #MeatlessMonday


Sometimes the best dinner isn't dinner at all. It's breakfast. We have a long tradition at my house of breaking out the waffle iron, or the blender for smoothies, or throwing together a tofu scramble instead of something a little more traditionally dinner-like. Breakfast foods are the best foods, and as breakfast food enthusiasts none of us in my house feel obligated to limit those yummy yummy foods to just one measly meal a day. Right??? RIGHT. This French Toast Casserole is so simple and easy, and it's great for those first couple of weeks … [Read more...]

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle Is Coming to DVD June 23rd


This is something that my kids are definitely going to be excited about! They love Curious George so finding out that he is in a new movie? Its going to be an epic response. I will wait to tell them until closer to the release so they can't beg for it every day until then. When I say they love it, I mean LOVE. We have seen every episode of every season and all his movies numerous times. EVERYONE’S FAVORITE CURIOUS MONKEY IS BACK  EXPLORING SPACE AND THE JUNGLES OF AFRICA! CURIOUS GEORGE 3:  BACK TO THE JUNGLE THE ALL-NEW FULL LENGTH MOVIE … [Read more...]

Mickey Mouse ClubHouse: Minnie’s Pet Salon on DVD

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My children love Mickey Mouse Clubhouse so it makes sense that Minnie would be one of their favorite characters. My son thinks Minnie is Mickey's mom for some reason though. He says Minnie tells Mickey what to do. I think that is pretty hilarious. So when we found out about Minnie's Pet Salon DVD my kids were beyond excited! And of course Figaro is the cutest cat around. My son was super pleased with the free pet comb that came with his DVD. We have watched every episode about five times now. My son even tries to sing all the songs. You can get your … [Read more...]

FabKids Perfect for cookouts all summer long!


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...]

Summer Reading $50 Amazon GC Giveaway


Summer means relaxing, cookouts, beach trips, and grabbing yourself a good read. That's why we wanted to give you a change to win a $50 Amazon gift card so you can stalk up on your favorite reads this summer! What books are you looking forward to reading this Summer? I know I have a few on my list. I am getting to meet Laurell K Hamilon in Atlanta on June 9th! I am super excited. I have been reading her books for over ten years. Open INT! 18+ Fill out the form below to enter a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

Savings in Your Hands: Using Your Thermostat to Lower Your Heating Bills

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It is never too early to plan ahead and work out how you are going to keep your heating bills as low as possible when the cold nights start and winter begins to influence a downward trend with the thermometer readings. We might have different reasons for wanting to reduce our energy costs, but whether it is because of environmental concerns or simply down to trying to save some dollars, there are some simple steps you can take to achieve this goal. Get ready for winter In order for you to have the best chance of reducing your heating costs, … [Read more...]