Party Favors For Kids’ Birthday Parties that Don’t Create Clutter

Party Favor Ideas

I have a recurring conversation with my closest mom friends every year at this time. We all agree that Birthday Party "goodie bag"-type favors are the worst. And yet, WE ALL GIVE THEM OUT. We hate them. We hate it when our kids bring them home. So then why, in the name Disney Junior, do we keep subjecting ourselves and our fellow parents to these bags filled with disposable plastic junk that just clutters up our homes. THERE MUST BE A BETTER … [Read more...]

Earth Day Freebies for Kids

Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22nd, how will you celebrate this year? My family will be doing these 5 things. Also, if you're looking for ways to go "green" with kids, there are so many EASY steps to take! See what we do here.   We all love free stuff, so here are some fun, educational Earth Day freebies for kids! 10 Earth Day Freebies for Kids Earth Day Sort - Help kids learn the difference between reducing, reusing, and … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Kindle Books – 4/17/15

Daily Free Kindle Books

Do you know the 5 secret ways to get free kindle books? Here are the best Free Kindle Books that are available today: Emmaline Waters, This Is Your Life Starbucks Copycat Recipes Story Story Daniel the Draw-er Chosen: The Lost Diaries of Queen Esther Coincidence DIY Lemon The Knight of Bermuda Barbecue Cookbook A Very Good Life Want more Kindle deals? Check out all the Kindle Daily Deals and this month’s batch of 100 … [Read more...]

5 Best Organization Apps for Moms AND the Lowest Price Unlimited Plan

Lowest Price Unlimited Plan

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #MyDataMyWay #CollectiveBias Spring has finally arrived, and I'm looking forward to summer. Because of all the fun summer activities I want to do with my family, I have been trying to cut some of my expenses.  Being a blogger and someone who uses a LOT of data on my cell plan, I thought I was locked in to the high rates I have always … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Kindle Books – 4/14/15

Daily Free Kindle Books

Do you know the 5 secret ways to get free kindle books? Here are the best Free Kindle Books that are available today: Lineages and Lies The MindBody Toolkit Cookie And Cookie Bar Recipes Socially Accepted Try Try Again Nine Line The Green City Market Cookbook Walter Wolf Goes to School Shirley Link & The Safe Case FRY Want more Kindle deals? Check out all the Kindle Daily Deals and this month’s batch of 100 books … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Kindle Books – 4/13/15

Daily Free Kindle Books

Do you know the 5 secret ways to get free kindle books? Here are the best Free Kindle Books that are available today: You Never Called Me Princess The Good Creative Basil Recipes Alf The Workshop Dog Out of the Past Loved So Long Real Deal Smoking Meat Recipes Learn to Draw Mindfulness for Beginners An Accidental Death Want more Kindle deals? Check out all the Kindle Daily Deals and this month’s batch of 100 books for … [Read more...]

HOT Amazon Kitchen Deal: 8-Piece Pyrex Mixing Bowls only $14.97!

Amazon Kitchen Deal

 Amazon Kitchen Deal: Pyrex  Smart Essentials 8-Piece Mixing Bowl Set W/Colored Lids is only $14.97 right now! I'm pretty obsessed with my Pyrex and I love these glass bowls because they can go from the freezer to the microwave! Plus, since they have lids, they can be used for food storage too. This is an awesome deal, but Amazon prices can change, so grab it now! Do you have a gift closet? I wrote a whole post about Why Starting a Gift Closet … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Kindle Books – 4/11/15

Daily Free Kindle Books

Do you know the 5 secret ways to get free kindle books? Here are the best Free Kindle Books that are available today:  A Perfect Fit ClutterFree Revolution Dare To Bee Grow Fruits Just Add Trouble Ravenous Cool Kids Wear Glasses How to Cook Healthy in a Hurry 31 Deliciously Easy School Breakfasts A Work in Progress     Want more Kindle deals? Check out all the Kindle Daily Deals and this month’s batch … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Kindle Books – 4/8/15

Daily Free Kindle Books

Do you know the 5 secret ways to get free kindle books? Here are the best Free Kindle Books that are available today: Want more Kindle deals? Check out all the Kindle Daily Deals and this month’s batch of 100 books for $3.99 or less. Amazon has a selection of Kindles here (prices start at just $69). You don’t have to have a Kindle to read Amazon eBooks!  You can go here to download an application that will allow you to read eBooks on an … [Read more...]

How I Survived Spring Shopping with Kids at OshKosh B’Gosh | #Imagine Spring #IC

#imagineSpring

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Osh Kosh B’Gosh. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Spring is finally - FINALLY - making its SLOOOOOW approach into upstate New York. My kids both grew a couple inches over the winter, so I have been looking for some new spring and summer styles for them!  We're all ready to ditch the dark colors, corduroy jumpers, and heavy jeans for some … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix Review: Forget Everything You Know About Fashion Subscription Boxes

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Disclosure: This is NOT a sponsored post. Stitch Fix, as far as I know, doesn't even know about this post. I will, however, get a credit to the service if you sign up through my link. I have been hearing about Stitch Fix, mostly through word of mouth but occasionally through a blog review, for over a year.  I've been dying to try it, except for one nagging worry holding me back: Would the items I got in my "Fix" be more expensive than I … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: ALL Mint & Peach Accessories 50% off, Free Shipping!

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  I'm in LOVE with this color combo! All Mint and Peach accessories are on sale for 50% off and FREE SHIPPING with  the coupon code MINT today at Cents of Style! Many of these items are under $5 + free shipping! Make sure to use code MINT at checkout.   … [Read more...]

How Will YOU Celebrate Earth Hour? Easy Ways to Increase Energy Efficiency in Your Home| #yourpower #solar #EarthHour2015

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The following post is a sponsored conversation by NRG Home Solar. All opinions, as always, are my own. Earth Hour is a global movement for the planet organized by the World Wide Nature (WWF). The event is held worldwide annually to encourage individuals, communities, households and businesses to turn off their non-essential lights for one hour, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. local time on Saturday, March 28, as a symbol for their commitment to the … [Read more...]

First Aid on the Go: My Car Kit Essentials

First Aid Kit Essentials

This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. All opinions, text and experiences are my own. How many activities and sports does your family participate in? I know my kids and I are always running from soccer to dance to swimming. I always - ALWAYS -- have snacks on hand. Now that the weather is getting warmer and we'll be doing more outdoor activities, I need to pack my Car First Aid Kit. In order to keep … [Read more...]

How to Go Green with Kids: 5 Easy Ideas You Can Do Today

Go Green With Kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BringingInnovation #CollectiveBias One thing I love about kids is that they are so observant about the world around them. And they question everything!  Even from the time my son first started talking, he wanted to know why some refuse went in the garbage can, and some in the green recycling bin with the triangle symbol. I love when he … [Read more...]