Toddler Nutrition – 5 Tips for Picky Eaters #Enfagrow (+Giveaway)

Disclosure: My toddler is a picky eater. That’s why I was happy to try Enfagrow products as a part of this sponsored program. Before I became a mother, I thought I would be able to persuade my children to eat just about anything I put in front Read More

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Eric Carle Collection Available at Gymboree

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. When you hear "Eric Carle," what comes to mind? For me, I think of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The Very Hungry Caterpillar was my favorite book growing up and now, I can pass on those Read More


Six Ways to Make Time for Yourself When You Have No Time to Spare

In between work, school, church, volunteering, spending time with our families and all the other things that we do on a daily basis, it seems like we are all busier than ever. And while sometimes the rush can be fun and exciting, all too often it Read More


10 Things You’ll Need for Toddler Paint Time

Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Viva®. Painting is one of our favorite activities at my house. My girls love when I get the paint out!  In fact, I have a tote devoted to paint supplies that I keep in a closet and pull out on a regular Read More

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Why My Husband Must Shave Daily #SmoothSummer

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Every Monday through Friday morning, I am awakened by the sound of my husband moving around in the bathroom. He usually wakes Read More

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Five Ways to Earn Real Money as a Stay-at-Home Mom

Just because you are a stay-at-home mom does not mean that you cannot contribute to your family financially if you want to. There are plenty of jobs out there that you can do even as a stay-at-home mom--you just have to be creative enough to find Read More


10 Tips for Parents with Bedwetters #TruFitWalmart

Disclosure: Thanks to GoodNites* TRU-FIT* for sponsoring our discussion of bedwetting.  It's 3 a.m. and you are sound asleep and cozy in bed. You hear a tiny little voice calling your name. "Mom!" You roll around with your eyes half open Read More

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4 Tips for Bladder Leakage #Underwareness #DropYourPants

Disclosure: Thank you to Depend for sponsoring today's post about the #dropyourpants for #underwareness movement. This is a compensated post.  My body has gone through so many changes since delivering my two girls (naturally!) If you are a Read More


5 Ways to Beat the Bloat and Enjoy Your Favorite Foods (+Giveaway) #CharcoCapsNoMoreGas

Disclosure: This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. I received a 36-count carton of CharcoCaps® Anti-Gas Formula dietary supplement. All opinions, text and experiences are my own. This summer has been Read More


10 Must Have Items for Your Honeymoon (+Giveaway) #CystexBurningLove

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cystex®. The opinions and text are all mine. My husband and I recently celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary! It seems like only yesterday that we were celebrating our Read More


6 Ways to Add Protein and Fiber to Your Diet #SilkAlmondBlends

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Silk. The opinions and text are all mine. If you are a busy mom and have a hectic schedule, eating right and exercising may be getting pushed aside because a never ending Read More

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10 Ways to Prepare for a Date Night + 5-hour ENERGY® shots Giveaway #ThisIsMySecret

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Life can get busy as a mom and wife, but don't let the demands of each day keep you from enjoying your time with your husband! Read More

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How to Create an Emergency Survival Kit + Keep Kids Entertained During a Storm #PrepWithPower with Duracell

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Pictured above: The icy winter storm that hit the south in February 2014. Many were unprepared and faced electrical outages Read More

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Four Summer Looks & Style Tips + Summer Trends! #ModSummer

**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. It’s hard to argue that barbecues are one of the best parts of summer -- enjoying food with friends and family Read More


How to Use Over the Door Shoe Organizers to Keep Your Pantry Organized!

I started using over the door shoe organizers to organize my belongings in 2011. Even after a big move this last year, I still use my over the door shoe organizers! I can't live without them. I love using these organizers in my home, not just for Read More

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How to Make Sidewalk Chalk Paint

We spend a lot of time outdoors. In the evenings,  my girls along with many of the neighbors' kids love to come over to play on our driveway. I usually have a lot of fun activities for them to do and the fact that it's shaded in the evening makes it Read More


Why I Take Mini-Vacations in My Bathroom #LetsTalkBums

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Cottonelle. All opinions are my own. I'm not a morning person. I've tried it, but it's just never worked out for me. I admire my husband for his desire to be an early riser and his amazing attitude when Read More

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15 Summer Activities to Keep Kids Busy

Summer is around the corner! How do you plan to keep the kids busy this summer? I know I'll be busy this summer entertaining my girls, so I'm doing my best to plan ahead! There are too many days where I fail to plan out our day and it ends up a Read More


Thinking of Buying a Puppy? Find a Responsible Breeder #PredictablePurebreds

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Kennel Club for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My daughter is five and she's at the age where she asks us for a dog on a regular occasion. We are a military family Read More

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100 Books to Read in a Lifetime!

Do you love to read? If you haven't taken any time to read lately, I highly recommend taking some time out of your busy schedule to do so. I've been taking my Kindle Fire to the gym each day and reading while I'm on the elliptical machine! I also Read More