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Liven Up Your Dental Routine with Musical Fun with #ToothTunes Toothbrush
[ 0 ] April 23, 2014 |

Liven Up Your Dental Routine with Musical Fun with #ToothTunes Toothbrush

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tooth Tunes. Teaching children positive and healthy habits while they are young is important. Nothing is more important than a good dental routine. It’s been recommended that a person brush for two minutes at a time, and at least twice a day. When I […]

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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of it’s a small world in Disneyland Park #DisneySMMoms
[ 0 ] April 21, 2014 |

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of it’s a small world in Disneyland Park #DisneySMMoms

There is so much I need to share about my incredible experience attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. The entire four days we were in California were a whirlwind, but the memories my family made experiencing the magic of Disneyland cannot be topped right now. To kick off the adventure, I was given the […]

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. @Disneynature’s BEARS Movie Review #MeetTheCubs #DisneynatureBears
[ 1 ] April 20, 2014 |

. @Disneynature’s BEARS Movie Review #MeetTheCubs #DisneynatureBears

Disneynature’s BEARS opened in theaters everywhere on April 18th, but my family was treated to an amazing sneak peek while attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. Baby is head over heels for anything nature oriented like most third grade girls so she was super excited. I was just a smidge concerned, since I was […]

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Brand Deliciousness

Liven Up Your Dental Routine with Musical Fun with #ToothTunes Toothbrush
[ 0 ] April 23, 2014 |

Liven Up Your Dental Routine with Musical Fun with #ToothTunes Toothbrush

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tooth Tunes. Teaching children positive and healthy habits while they are young is important. Nothing is more important than a good dental routine. It’s been recommended that a person brush for two minutes at a time, and at least twice a day. When I […]

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Reconnect and Engage at Mealtime with @BarillaUS #ShareTheTable Movement
[ 0 ] April 21, 2014 |

Reconnect and Engage at Mealtime with @BarillaUS #ShareTheTable Movement

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla, but opinions are my own. Y’all know I am a big supporter of sharing the importance of sharing mealtime together. I strive to instill the same core value in my children, so I am super excited to work with Barilla’s Share The Table […]

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Toasted Tuscan Turkey Sliders with @oscarmayer #DeliFreshBOLD #spon
[ 0 ] April 20, 2014 |

Toasted Tuscan Turkey Sliders with @oscarmayer #DeliFreshBOLD #spon

Sometimes when life gets busy making a large family dinner isn’t possible in the time window you have. Occasionally there’s only time for a quick and easy meal or sandwich, but a meal of sandwiches doesn’t have to leave you hungry when you have new Oscar Mayer Deli Fresh BOLD lunch meats to make these […]

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What's HOT in the kitchen

Top Kitchen Appliances to Add to Your Holiday Wish List
[ 1 ] December 23, 2013 |

Top Kitchen Appliances to Add to Your Holiday Wish List

I am what you call an appliance junkie.  Quesadilla Maker, Griddle, Fondue Pot, I have them all, and use them too.  I was so happy the day I came home to find my husband bought me a KitchenAid Stand Mixer.  I have wanted one forever and it was a huge surprise, and I didn’t even care that the […]

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Personalize Your Holiday with Personalized Bakeware and Other Kitchen Gifts #PCholiday
[ 20 ] December 10, 2013 |

Personalize Your Holiday with Personalized Bakeware and Other Kitchen Gifts #PCholiday

When it comes to the holidays, I am all about finding that one perfect gift that the recipient will absolutely adore.  I love the thrill of the hunt to really make someone’s eyes sparkle when they open their gift.  Ironically, I have been on the receiving end of some not so perfect gifts.  All be […]

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10 Must Have Kitchen Tools for Holiday Cooking
[ 3 ] December 8, 2013 |

10 Must Have Kitchen Tools for Holiday Cooking

I spend a ton of time in the kitchen during the holidays.  From Thanksgiving to New Year’s my hands are either baking, cooking, or washing dishes.  Since I spend so much time in the kitchen, I try and make sure to save a little energy too by having the right tools for the job I […]

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Family Time is Number One

Disney’s The Pirate Fairy Movie Review
[ 1 ] April 5, 2014 |

Disney’s The Pirate Fairy Movie Review

Last Saturday morning, we were able to attend a sneak peek of Disney’s all new movie The Pirate Fairy. The kids were super excited and so was I. I am all for checking out a new Disney movie anytime. Who can resist movie theater popcorn, even at 10 am? Check out our Pirate Fairy Movie […]

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10 Elf on the Shelf Themed Gift Ideas for the Kid in Everyone #ElfOnTheShelf
[ 1 ] December 12, 2013 |

10 Elf on the Shelf Themed Gift Ideas for the Kid in Everyone #ElfOnTheShelf

We are having a super time with Elfie, our Elf on the Shelf.  The kids love to come down in the morning to find out what mischief he has gotten into while they were sleeping.  One of their favorite elf shenanigans this week was Elfie delivering a homemade cookie house from Mrs. Claus at the […]

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Thanksgiving Themed Games and Crafts to Keep the Kids Busy
[ 1 ] November 18, 2013 |

Thanksgiving Themed Games and Crafts to Keep the Kids Busy

Sometimes with all the preparation that goes into Thanksgiving dinner the kids can get pushed to the side.  So how do we keep them involved?  There are small things they can do to help with the preparation depending on their age.  If they are old enough to help with the cooking then get them in […]

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Win Stuff!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies #chocPBday #Giveaway
[ 45 ] March 25, 2014 |

Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies #chocPBday #Giveaway

Today marks the beginning of the best day ever – it’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Day! Carla of Chocolate Moosey and Miriam of Overtime Cook are hosting a delicious roundup of 31 bloggers all sharing their favorite chocolate peanut butter recipes. I’m bringing my sassy Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies to the party, and you will find […]

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Freshen Up Your Daily Commute with a PERK Vent Wrap #Giveaway
[ 10 ] February 10, 2014 |

Freshen Up Your Daily Commute with a PERK Vent Wrap #Giveaway

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK. All opinions are 100% mine. I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time in my car. The heavily populated suburbs of Atlanta are flooded with traffic. I would say the heaviest being morning and evening rush hours, but add […]

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Enter to Win a Graco Ready2Grow Double Stroller #Giveaway
[ 2 ] January 30, 2014 |

Enter to Win a Graco Ready2Grow Double Stroller #Giveaway

It’s been a long time since I pushed either of my babies in a stroller. Like so many other moms, my children were polar opposites as babies and toddlers. Baby just turned four when I had Jed, she was pretty much out of the stroller stage. Baby would have stayed in a stroller forever. Jed, […]

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Other Fun Stuff Going On In The Kitchen

Tuscan Turkey Burgers With Homegrown Ingredients Thanks to @MiracleGro Gro-ables

Tuscan Turkey Burgers With Homegrown Ingredients Thanks to @MiracleGro Gro-ables

[ 1 ] April 9, 2014 |

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables. All opinions are 100% mine. Spring is definitely sprung here in Atlanta you can tell by the amount of yellow pollen that's covering the every car, nook and cranny in this city. The warmer weather has the kids playing outside in the sunshine, […]

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Add Sparkle and Shine with @PGeveryday for Girls’ Night Out #PGBestForMe @SheSpeaksUp

Add Sparkle and Shine with @PGeveryday for Girls’ Night Out #PGBestForMe @SheSpeaksUp

[ 0 ] April 7, 2014 |

As a working mom, scheduling a break in the family routine to go out with the girls is a pretty tough thing to do. I am blessed to often receive invitations for local events or outings as media via my blog, and when the timing is right, I love being able to attend. At the […]

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Have Your Family Snack Better with @TheBetterChip #TBCInsiders

Have Your Family Snack Better with @TheBetterChip #TBCInsiders

[ 1 ] April 6, 2014 |

I try and feed my family a well balanced diet with plenty of fresh simple ingredients, with still allowing the fun of a few snacks here and there. I recently sampled a few flavors of The Better Chip and the result is a delicious go-to snack I can feel good about my family eating. The […]

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Cafe Zinfandel Caramelized Onion Grilled Cheese #SundaySupper

Cafe Zinfandel Caramelized Onion Grilled Cheese #SundaySupper

[ 39 ] April 6, 2014 |

Wine and cheese go together like peanut butter and jelly. It’s a perfect pairing, but what happens when you invite crispy, buttery bread into the crazy mix? You create a grilled cheese party like no other! This week the Sunday Supper crew is celebrating National Grilled Cheese Month with Gallo Family Vineyards. What am I […]

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Atlanta Baby and Child Expo 2014 The Premier Event for all Expectants and New Parents

Atlanta Baby and Child Expo 2014 The Premier Event for all Expectants and New Parents

[ 1 ] April 5, 2014 |

It’s coming up fast! April 26th is the date for this year’s fabulous 2014 Atlanta Baby and Child Expo, the annual premier party for expectants and new parents in Atlanta! This expo is often referred to as “the best baby expo event we’ve attended” by TheBump.com’s area representatives. You’ll find “all things baby” for new […]

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Meet @ShopYourWay MAX! Free 2 day Sears/Kmart Shipping Plus Points for Purchases

Meet @ShopYourWay MAX! Free 2 day Sears/Kmart Shipping Plus Points for Purchases

[ 0 ] April 3, 2014 |

There are millions of reasons to love Max. Max opens doors and carries your bags. He brings gifts (delivered in two-days or less!). Max is the real deal. And at just $39/year, he’s a steal. The other guy is just past his PRIME. Still not sure well then, meet Shop Your Way Max! Shop Your Way […]

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Celebrating Whole Grain Sampling Day and a Delicious Giveaway #SampleWholeGrains

Celebrating Whole Grain Sampling Day and a Delicious Giveaway #SampleWholeGrains

[ 31 ] April 2, 2014 |

April 2nd is Whole Grain Sampling Day! Foodies and nutrition advocates everywhere are celebrating their love of whole grains and the important health benefits they can provide. This annual initiative was created to share all the great tasting foods that are available that include the extra bonus of featuring whole grains. I’m excited to partner […]

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Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake #SundaySupper Springtime Sweets with @DixieCrystals

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake #SundaySupper Springtime Sweets with @DixieCrystals

[ 35 ] March 30, 2014 |

I have a sweet tooth. When you combine a sweet tooth with a love of baking, trouble ensues. Lucky for me, when I create tasty baked goods in the kitchen, I have an office full of coworkers willing to take them off my hands. It’s also a help for me so the treats don’t sit […]

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Extreme Dinosaurs Exhibit Opens @AtlanticStation #ExtremeDinos @DinosaurAtlanta

Extreme Dinosaurs Exhibit Opens @AtlanticStation #ExtremeDinos @DinosaurAtlanta

[ 4 ] March 29, 2014 |

Get ready to unearth your inner paleontologist and dress in your excavating khakis, the brand new Premier Exhibitions Extreme Dinosaurs Exhibit opens Saturday, March 29th at Atlantic Station in the Premier Exhibition Center. ABOUT THE EXHIBITION: Extreme Dinosaurs gathers some of the world’s strangest dinosaurs in an experience that showcases the stories behind their unique […]

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Catch The Excitement Come Visit and @DiscoverAtlanta! #BlogATL14

Catch The Excitement Come Visit and @DiscoverAtlanta! #BlogATL14

[ 0 ] March 29, 2014 |

Last weekend I had the privilege to attend the third annual Experience Atlanta Parent Blogger Expo hosted by the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB). This unique event in an interactive, trade show-style event that allows parent bloggers to mix and mingle with numerous Public Relations representatives from Atlanta’s numerous family-friendly attractions, venues, and activities. […]

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