Holiday Gift Idea ~ JORD Wooden Watches

Jord Watch

With the holidays right around the coroner I thought I would feature some of my favorite gift ideas this week.  First up is an amazing, unique, wooden watch from JORD.  When JORD contacted me to ask if I would try out one their wooden watches, I was intrigued.  I have never seen a wooden watch before and I just had to check it out for myself. I received the Ely in maple and instantly fell … [Read more...]

Finding Unique Collegiate Vintage Looks at College Vault! & $100 AMEX Giveaway #CollegeVault


 Post sponsored by Collegiate Licensing Company, but all opinions are my own. Many of you already know this, but we love our collegiate sports in our family! We love watching our alma mater, IU Hoosiers, play some basketball every spring.  Some years are better than others, but we will cheer them on every season.  Our teams for collegiate football are Boise State and Notre Dame and you can find … [Read more...]

Creating Holiday Memories with Hostess Snack Cakes #HostessHoliday


I love holiday snack season.  There is nothing I enjoy more than to hang out with my kids and make fun recipes with them. Christmas is the perfect opportunity to get in the kitchen to create some festive things. I was very excited to be asked to create a sponsored post showcasing one of my favorite brands Hostess and how much fun we could have creating holiday themed treats.  The other day while I … [Read more...]

Add Some Spice to Your Wedding Registry with #TargetWedding ~ #Giveaway

Cookware set

Our Thanksgiving was amazing.  We traveled up north to South Bend, Indiana to spend time with my husband's extended family.  His family is gigantic and having us all together doesn't happen very often.  Because we were all coming from across the nation, we made the most of the time and threw an engagement party for Joe's cousin.  It was wonderful to be apart of that special occasion.  It reminded … [Read more...]

A More Enjoyable Experience: Target Pharmacy


  Sometimes it feels like going to the pharmacy can be a big headache.  There is the calling in or dropping off of the prescription and then waiting what seems to be forever for them to fill it.  These are all reasons I love getting my prescriptions filled at Target Pharmacy. Target Pharmacy makes getting your prescriptions filled a great value.  They offer hundreds of $4 generics for … [Read more...]

JBL.Com Portable Wireless Speakers for the Holidays ~ #Giveaway

JBL Speakers

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GiftingAudio #CollectiveBias Finding a great gift for my music loving husband can get a little tricky.  He is very picky about his music and almost as picky as the device he listens to it on.  I wanted portable wireless speakers for my cell phone and these JBL Flip 2 Speakers made my … [Read more...]

Minted ~ Modern and Beautiful Holiday Cards ~ $100 Gift Card Giveaway


Its that time of year where I am stalking the Internet looking for the perfect holiday card for 2014.  So many of the holiday card sites show the same design tweaked just a little each time.  I want something unique and modern, and when I found Minted, I knew I found something special.  Minted is not an ordinary stationary and gift store.  They choose their designs from independent artist from … [Read more...]

PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR in Theaters 11/26 ~ $25 Visa Gift Card #Giveaway


Its about time for Thanksgiving and that means a lot of fun movies are going to be releasing next week.  I don't know about you but my kids and I are very excited for the return of the penguins!  We loved Madagascar and now we can enjoy some of our favorite characters who are ready for the feature instead of the back seat.  It is going to be epic! Penguins of Madagascar are back in their very own … [Read more...]

The Little Blog that Could! $50 Visa Gift Card #Giveaway


This post was written in partnership with UPS and The Motherhood.  While I received compensation, this story is 100% mine! When people find out that I am a blogger they always ask how I got started.  Being a small business owner is not something I ever envisioned in my life, but now that I have my own little blog business, I can't imagine life without it. It all started when I was pregnant … [Read more...]

Gone Girl & A Flash Giveaway $25 Visa Gift Card ENDS NOV 7th


  So, I finished reading Gone Girl on my vacation last month.  Oh my!  I couldn't put it down!  I haven't been able to see the movie yet, but my husband and I are both excited to watch it on our next date night. He was the one that read the book first and told me I had to read it.  If you haven't seen it in the theatre yet, I hope you join us this weekend as we go and watch it! Check … [Read more...]

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