Square Hue nail polish subscription box review July 2014

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I was sent this box free of charge to facilitate this blog post. No other compensation was given. #SquareHue The Square Hue nail polish subscription box is my favorite nail mail to receive, mostly because it's a total surprise and the bottles are just too darn cute. Square Hue creates all of their nail polish in house and even donates a portion of their sales to charity. Each month, you'll receive a new themed box of colors. For July 2014 the Passport collection has taken us all the way … [Read more...]

Teaching kids about environmental friendliness

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If we are serious about future generations caring for and protecting the environment, we need to educate our children about how to be environmentally friendly. We should never underestimate our children – they typically understand the need to care for our planet and want to take action to make a difference much more than we realize. Read on to discover the ways you can approach teaching your kids about environmental friendliness. 1. Be Honest in your Explanation of what is Happening So many … [Read more...]

As long as I have children I’ll use stylish baby wipes


I would like to thank Huggies for sponsoring today’s discussion. All opinions are my own. #HuggiesMomStyle I can't seem to remember a time when I didn't have baby wipes within arms reach. I don't know how I got by without them before I had kids. They absolutely would have been useful even before I had kids. The more I think about it, I've come to the realization that I'll probably always use baby wipes, even when my kids are older. I can picture myself as the Grandma who always has a baby … [Read more...]

How I know I’m doing parenting right

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Being a parent is so hard, am I right? We work so hard and it’s just so difficult to tell whether we’re getting it right. It’s much easier to tell when we’ve gotten something wrong. As if we weren’t hard enough on our selves, the “mommy wars” and society in general can sometimes come down even harder on us. No one is going to agree with every decision we make. Our confidence falters regarding parenting decisions where there really is no right answer. After six years and two kids, I’ve learned … [Read more...]

This is America, Charlie Brown DVD + Giveaway

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This post does contain affiliate links. I was sent a copy of this DVD to facilitate this post. No compensation was given. Snoopy and the Peanuts gang inspire viewers to celebrate the upcoming Independence Day holiday with the release of  This Is America, Charlie Brown, available June 17th, 2014 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. This entertaining collection is comprised of eight delightful animated Peanuts television specials that have been re-mastered for superior pictures and sound … [Read more...]

Planning the Perfect Party is easier than you thought

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I was sent a free copy of this book to facilitate this post. Giveaway is sponsored by Capstone Young Readers. School is out, summer has arrived, and it's time to party! Planning the perfect party is easier than you thought. Planning Perfect Parties: The Girls' Guide to Fun, Fresh, Unforgettable Events by Capstone Young Readers gives children all the tools they need to have a fun and festive time with friends, for any occasion. Planning Perfect Parties: The Girls' Guide to Fun, Fresh, … [Read more...]

For The Luck of Liberty Giveaway Hop – Win $20 Paypal Cash


 This giveaway is sponsored by Fabulous Mom Blog. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. I've joined BloggerPR and a great group of bloggers to bring you this fun For The Luck of Liberty Giveaway Hop. Each blogger is giveaway away a prize that is valued at a minimum of $25. I'm giveaway away $20 PayPal Cash. Giveaway runs from July 1st (12:01 am EST) to July 8th (11:59 pm EST). This giveaway is open WorldWide, void where … [Read more...]

Teaching Kids to Give Thanks All Year


Kids are great. They bring smiles and laughter to even the worst days. No matter how bad I feel, a smile and a hug from my kids makes me feel better than anything else could. It was shortly after Father's Day that I began to realize my kids had so much to give thanks for, and they had no idea how to do it. Instead of shrugging it off and moving on, I developed a plan to teach my kids how to give thanks all year, instead of just a couple of holidays. So far, the results have been successful. The … [Read more...]