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Fun with WubbleX

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by WubbleX but, as always, all opinions are my own. A few weeks ago, I surprised the kids with a fun new toy after school. It was overcast and ready to rain so we needed an indoor activity to fill a few hours before dinner. The WubbleX had arrived a […]

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Holiday Shopping made Easy with Groupon Coupons

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post from Groupon but all opinions are my own. A few weeks ago, a friend of mine posted on Facebook that she had just finished her Christmas shopping. FINISHED. After picking my jaw up off the floor, I checked the date. It was October 19th. October 19th! I have yet to […]


How Triangles Saved my Daughter from an Allergic Reaction

When my daughter started kindergarten, we knew we would need to be more vigilant and careful with her care. We put lots of systems in place to help keep her from ingesting peanuts and eggs while in school. We have a peanut and egg free zone at her table, she sits next to a friend […]

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Easy Crockpot Apple Butter

*Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links.* My kids had the day off on Friday so we took a day trip to a local orchard for some fall fun and apple picking! I ended up with a giant brown paper bag of seconds, or apples that were slightly bruised. What was I planning to do […]

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Repair Damaged Hair with VO5 and a Giveaway!

My hair was hurting! Summer does a wonder on my every year. Living at the beach has its perks, don’t get me wrong, but it also makes my hair a frizzy nasty mess by the end of August. I resort to the messy bun until I can cut it all off again and attempt to […]

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DIY Chalkboard from an Old Picture

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links to help you find the supplies!  For $11, I took this: And turned it into this: I wanted a chalkboard that was portable and realized it would be so much cheaper to make a DIY chalkboard than to buy one! I found the frame at a Thrift Store and […]

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Back to School Essentials for Children with Food Allergies

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links.  My daughter starts Kindergarten this fall.  Yikes! I know. This isn’t her first rodeo. She was in preschool with childcare a few days a week for the past two years. But, this is five days a week. All day. With lunch. And snacks. How will I survive? Since I […]

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Teeth Whitening with Smile Brilliant

Disclaimer: Smile Brilliant provided me with product to facilitate this review. As always, all opinions are my own.  I have always wanted whiter teeth. I like my wine. I like my coffee. My teeth are not white. Teeth whitening services from the dentist can run upwards of $500. The appointments, the mold creations, the fitting of the […]

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Utilizing Kid Trades for Free Babysitting

No family near by? No room in the budget for a babysitter? NEED a date night? I get it. I’m with you. With family living 1-2 hours away, finding cheap or free babysitting isn’t that easy. Apparently I’d have to pay upwards of $15 an hour for a sitter and, being an allergy mom (or […]

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Celebrating the #DoItAllDad in our Life with Personal Creations

Disclaimer: I received product to provide this post, but, as always, all opinions (especially about my awesome hubby!) are my own.  Are you ready for Father’s Day? We celebrated a few days early since we’ll be on vacation this coming weekend. My husband is a serious Do-it-All Dad. It makes sense since he literally can’t […]