Month: October 2012

Disney Brings Smiles In Our Home

I never know what mood my 14 year old daughter will be in.  Sometimes she’s laughing and enjoying her time with me while we sing a song together from the car radio and other times I’m completely embarrassing her in front of her new friend and could I just hurry home.  Gulp.  To be honest,

Buying Dresses Online: Good Idea or Bad Idea?

Shopping for wedding dresses can be a stressful time when it is supposed to be one of the best times of your life. Everyone dreams of their perfect wedding, with the perfect groom, guests and of course, the most beautiful gown that they have ever seen. But, the reality of this particular dress is that

America's Favorite Nanny Jo Frost Is Back! TLC Now Casting

America’s Favorite Nanny, Jo Frost, is Back and TLC is Now Casting TLC and the producers of The Biggest Loser have come together to bring you an EXCITING new show! America’s favorite nanny, Jo Frost, is back and ready to use her expertise to help families that have run out of options and need her

Bloggers Wanted For LG Smart Magic Bigscreen Event

The LG Smart Magic Bigscreen Event is hosted by Mom Powered Media. Prize: LG 42″ Smart 1080p Edge-Lit LED HDTV with Wi-Fi and Magic Remote The event dates: 11/5 – 11/26 Would you like to participate?  Follow these instructions. Free Event ~ Sign-Up Here – Bloggers Wanted LG Smart Magic Bigscreen Event

Halloween Recipes with Schwan’s!

With Halloween being on a weeknight that can make for a quick turn around from school/homework, to costume transformation of the ultimate Ninja warrior or Monster High school girl. Throw in just arriving home from work only to have to eat something before you head out with your Princess or Avenger and it’s stressful. Here

Book "Room for Children" Review and Giveaway!

My daughter’s shared a bedroom until the ages of 14 and 11.  (This would mean, until 6 months ago.)  Their styles, color preferences could not be more dissimilar.  I have the daughter who loves Pokemon, Bakugan, dogs, Harry Potter and the color blue.  My youngest loves Barbie, Princesses, white, fluffy kittens and just about everything

A Place For Luxury

Clouds.  Grey.  Rain.  These things aren’t making me very happy right now.  Yes, in order for the lush greens of the Pacific Northwest to greet me most days of the year I need to deal with this weather.  However, I’m not ready!  I am in the mood for sunshine, blue sky and a warm breeze. 

Bertolli Meal Soup Review and Giveaway!

My husband was having his own “commercial moment” after eating two spoonfuls of the latest flavor offering from Bertolli Meal Soup.  “You know, I don’t usually like packaged soups, but this tastes delicious!”  I laughed thinking he was joking, but he wasn’t.  And neither were my girls! Bertolli is known for their packaged dry pastas,

Clarisonic Skin Care – My Experience

For the past 3 months I’ve been using a skin product that I have found to be so true to its claims, so good for the appearance of my skin that I’m ready to share with my readers why I feel it’s worth the buy, the Clarisonic skin cleansing system.    After hearing how wonderful

Protect Your Identity With LifeLock – Giveaway!

Here we were, on a sweet evening out to the theater, walking back to our car when – wait – where is our car?  We had been talking about the play we just saw and stopped where we thought we parked.  My mind started racing with thoughts of what I had in the back seat. 

Write On!

I enjoy writing.  This venture came about due to the fact that I would share stories about my young children with my mom and she would say time and time again “You need to write these down”.  After many months of sharing stories of silly going’s on with my kids, or retelling an event in

Wonderful Kids Halloween Costumes

When it comes to Halloween my girls are always surprising me with their costume ideas. Over the course of 14 years I’ve had a Baby Pumpkin, Vampire Queen, Black Widow Spider (I even made that costume – I was creeped out the whole time, but it turned out well!) Unicorn Princess Kitty, and variations of