Tag: Family

Dr Pepper Suits You Up With Game Time Fan Gear!

Brought to you by Dr Pepper® and Albertson’s Companies.   Whether you’re in it for the football game, or the food, or the friends… or all three – meeting up for a college football tailgate party is fun!  Most of our parties end up being a “cook-off” of some sort; Chili Cook-Off *check* Hamburger Cook-Off

CenturyLink Price For Life – Improve Family Time And Your Budget

Post Disclaimer:  This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of CenturyLink. The opinions are all mine.   Back-To-School time feels like the beginning of the new year more than the traditional January 1st. It’s truly a new beginning!   Every fall, I like to start the season fresh and one way I do

$1000 Spring Break Giveaway!

 Heeeerrree we go!  2 lucky winners will receive $500 to spend as they please in this Spring Break Giveaway!  If you were to be so lucky, how would you spend your winning’s?  Is there a Spring Break destination in mind? Or, summer vacation planning in the works?  Two summer’s ago my family drove to Victoria,

Tyson Free Movie Night With Redbox

“Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own.” What better way to spend a cold, winter’s night then by gathering for a movie with family and/or friends and eating tasty treats. Sounds perfect to me!  What makes it even better is that Tyson® Foods has partnered with Redbox® to reward

Spring Fling Family Game Night Giveaway!

Ends 3/31Welcome to the Spring Fling Gift Guide Family Game Night Giveaway!   A tried and true way to get your family together and create memories is by having a family game night.  It’s through trial-and-error that I’ve found games that keep the focus of “competition” to a minimum (which creates way toooooo much anxiety

Enter To Win $150 To Spend On EvgieNev Wall Decals!

This giveaway is sponsored by EvgieNev. All opinions are my own. Whether you are bringing home a new baby or you just need to spruce up a room, wall decals from EvgieNev are the perfect way to change up a room.  And you’re at the perfect place to Enter To Win $150 To Spend On

Enter This Thanksgiving Giveaway Today!

  ‘Tis the season to gather friends and family around the table (or t.v. trays – whatever works) and enjoy each others company over delicious food.  Now, this food costs money so wouldn’t it be nice to have a little extra to help your budget? Sure it would!  Enter this Thanksgiving Giveaway today for your

10 Halloween Etiquette Tips And Tricks

  It’s time for scary costumes, carving pumpkins, candy and trick or treating.  As Halloween approaches, there are somethings parents and children need to remember.  10 Halloween Etiquette Tips & Tricks: –        Select Appropriate Costumes: Costumes that represent a culture, race, ethnic or religious group or someone with a serious illness, poverty or other hardship,

Enter To Win! $1200 Thanksgiving Giveaway!

  This is the time of year when access to extra cash is most welcome.  If you’re like me you like to decorate for Halloween, create delicious bites for Thanksgiving and treat those you hold dear to special gifts around the holidays. Wouldn’t it be fun to splurge this season? I bet $400 would help! Enter

Peace Of Mind Tips In September

No review this time.  No giveaway to share.  I’m just checking in with you.  How are you?  Really?  It was an  interesting/stressful summer for our family and, with the beginning of the school year, the “interesting” twists keep on comin’!  I try to plan, I try to stay positive however, the anxiety (and annoyance) creeps in

Father’s Day Sale and Giveaway – Gearbest.com!

  As my children and I peruse the internet, and actual aisles, for what to gift the special man in our lives for Father’s Day we’re overwhelmed. I mean, we’ve done this… many times… for many years. Sure, we could say ‘Been there, done that. What about a nice card?’ The thing is, we really enjoy

With This Code Save 25% On A Photo Book With AdoramaPix!

  I’m getting a little overwhelmed with the amount of pics I have stored on my laptop.  I need to get them into a book so we can all enjoy the memories!  Not just me during my computers screen saver down time.  Recently I discovered AdoramaPix and I’d like to share their quality, along with

Beach Health: Water, Comfortable Clothing and Sunscreen

Every summer, millions of people will make their way to the beach. There is no denying the fact that the beach is one of the country’s favorite vacation destinations. However, it is important to take the necessary precautions while enjoying the warm water and abundance of sunshine. Here are some tips for staying healthy at

Inexpensive Dinners To Take The Sting Out Of Tax Day

From our friends at Woman’s Day come recipes that will take the hit of Tax Day away from our pocket book and give us more with our money. In the May issue of Woman’s Day, now on newsstands nationwide, you can find the most delicious tostadas to make for your hungry family. I have one

Scavenger Hunt Family Fun with Urban Adventures Quest

I’m looking for more family activities in and around my lovely city of Portland, OR and I think I’ve found something that will help create great family memories – a scavenger hunt with Urban Adventure Quest. Turn downtown Portland into a giant game board with this fun Scavenger Hunt Adventure. This Smart Phone guided adventure

Winter Family Fun – Creekside at Beaver Creek

Who’s ready to go skiing? How about Snowboarding? It’s time for Winter family fun! Vacationers looking to leave everyday life behind and enjoy remarkable skiing and the grandeur of a modern alpine ski resort should head to Beaver Creek, Colorado. Creekside at Beaver Creek is a luxury ski-in/ski-out property located within the heart of Beaver

The Polar Express Is Coming To The Mt. Hood Railroad – All Aboard!

Hello my fellow Oregonians!  And All Aboard! THE POLAR EXPRESS comes to life this holiday season as the Mt Hood Railroad rolls out of the station bound for the “North Pole!” Come early and climb aboard with your family to cozy-up and enjoy our festively-decorated vintage train cars. Dancing chefs deliver hot chocolate and a cookie