DIY Princess Dress Up Stand and $100 Lowe’s Gift Card #Giveaway

DIY Princess dress up stand

The weather is starting to turn a little cooler.  As fall approaches I get into cleaning mode.  The other day when I was cleaning out my daughters closet, I was hanging up all of her princess dress up clothes.  As most little girls her age, Caroline loves to dress up in her favorite princess clothes.  Currently she has over 4 dresses to choose from for Halloween.  I wanted to have the dresses out … [Read more...]

Jimmy Dean® Lunch and Dinners at Kroger! #ShineAnytime

Jimmy Dean lunch and dinner

I can't begin to tell you how busy our little family has been over the past couple of months. It seems like we are always on the go. This tired mommy has been getting a little bit of help from the store for some of our lunches and dinners. Lately my family and I have been enjoying Jimmy Dean® and Jimmy Dean Delights® frozen lunches and dinners from Kroger. The Jimmy Dean brand is expanding … [Read more...]

The Best of Me Giveaway Prize Package!


A couple of weeks ago I shared that The Best of Me is hitting theaters October 17th and I mentioned that I would be hosting a giveaway.  Todays the day folks!  To remind you a little bit about the movie, here is the synopsis: Based on the bestselling novel by acclaimed author Nicholas Sparks, The Best of Me tells the story of Dawson and Amanda, two former high school sweethearts who find … [Read more...]

Fresh Thyme is Opening Two New Stores in Indy! #Giveaway #Freshthyme

Organic Produce

Feeding my family fresh and healthy food is very important to me.  We are slowly introducing my son to different fruits and vegetables and hoping to find some that he will eat.  Many of you know about our struggles with his eating, so finding healthy foods is high on our priority list.  Therefore, I was very excited when I found out that not one, but two Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market stores are … [Read more...]

Umi Children’s Shoes New Fall Styles are Here! #Giveaway

umi fall styles

  I love fall fashion.  It is my favorite time of the year, comfy sweaters, leggings, boots, what more could you ask for.  My very favorite fashion items for fall are shoes.  I'm sure that isn't news to any of my readers.  Every season I love finding the perfect shoes for my kids, and that always includes Umi Children's Shoes.  Each and every pair of Umi shoes I have owned has looked … [Read more...]

Keeping Our Best Friends Healthy with Banfield Pet Hospital #Giveaway


Disclosure:  Banfield Pet Hospital provided me with the information, Optimum Wellness Plan and giveaway.   Meet Brady. This is my eight year old puggle.  He may be lazy, the world's biggest bed hog and unfortunately have the worst dog breath manageable but he's ours, all ours and he really is just the sweetest dog possible.  I had never owned a dog before Brady.  To be honest, I rescued … [Read more...]

Create Custom Disney Photo Books at Snapfish #SnapfishBlogger #Giveaway

Mickey Theme

This post was created in partnership with Snapfish. All opinions are my own. We had a lot of fun memories and trips this summer.  From Caroline's birthday to our latest trip to Grant's Farm, I have taken tons and tons of photos.  One of my favorite ways to remember and display my pictures is with photo books.  We have quite a few of them, but every one of them is special.  I was so excited to … [Read more...]

Huggies® Snug & Dry Plus Diapers and a $50 Gift Card #Giveaway

Snug Dry Plus

 I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Huggies® Brand. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. We have been loving our Huggies diapers from Costco.  I love that I can buy them in bulk and not have to run to the store every week to buy more.  The Snug & Dry Plus Diapers from Costco are amazing for … [Read more...]

Back to School with Carter’s & $50 Carter’s Gift Card Giveaway

Carters cutie

While this post is sponsored by Carter's and The Motherhood, my love for Carter's is 100% my own!   We are all headed back to school this week!  I can't believe how fast this summer vacation seemed to be.  I'm not sure if I am ready, but I know that at least the kids will be thanks to my most recent trip to Carter's.  Carter’s is holding a 40% off entire store promotion between July 17 and August … [Read more...]

Combat Summer Brain Drain with Go Math! Academy #Giveaway

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This post is sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.  All opinions are 100% mine.  Summer Brain Drain is something that  I am all too familiar with.  In fact, it is such an issue in our school district that it was one of the main reasons we changed our calendar to shorten our summer break by a couple of weeks.  I have seen past students leave first grade on level and start second grade … [Read more...]

Kat Hodson