Walk on the wild side, Clawz shoes review & coupon

clawz shoes coupon

My boys love getting new shoes (take after their mama) but when they get something like Clawz shoes they like them even more. From the paw print tracks they can leave behind in the dirt to the fun claw design on the toes, the Clawz shoes have become the go to spring shoes for my…  Continue Reading

Why my Origami Owl living locket necklace means so much to me #OrigamiOwl

origami owl living locket jewelry

There’s custom jewelry and then there is completely custom jewelry that you can get from an Origami Owl independent designer like my friend Lori. Origami Owl was started by a 14 year old girl who was told by her parents that if she wanted a new car that she’d have to work for it. So…  Continue Reading

Simple group dinner with Byron’s BBQ & Sam’s Club membership giveaway

Byron's BBQ

This post is sponsored by Byron’s BBQ & Sam’s Club. The holidays were a whirl wind of go,go,go and do,do,do. I did all the Christmas decorating, gift buying and wrapping and some days cooking big meals just weren’t in the cards for me. Mama needs a break sometimes. Right before Christmas my two boys and…  Continue Reading

LeapFrog Creativity Camera & Learn to write with Mr. Pencil apps & toys review #LeapFrogAppToys

leapfrog creativity camera app protective case

This post is part of a sponsored campaign with LeapFrog and MomSelect. Opinions are my own. Kyle, my youngest, started kindergarten this year. We have been working on his ABC’s so that he can recognize all the letters of the alphabet and the letter sounds so that he can attend the alphabet party at the…  Continue Reading

PlayTown My Story Maker app review

play town my story app review

My 5 year old knows how to navigate our iPad all most better than I do. I have rules for the iPad as well as all of the electronic gadgets for both boys. They only get apps that I approve of and download for them (most are educational but they don’t realize that part). Kyle…  Continue Reading

Bedtime confidence thanks to GoodNites

This post brought to you by GoodNites. All opinions are 100% mine. I have used GoodNites for about 3 years now. With my oldest he wore GoodNites for only a few months then he was making it all night dry. My youngest is all most 6 and still has accidents at nght and sometimes during…  Continue Reading

Keurig Brew Over Ice products {give away} #LoveBrewOverIce

keurig brew over ice giveaway

I received products from Brew Over Ice. Opinions are my own. I was first introduced to Brew Over Ice when I attended Reviewer’s Retreat. I had only owned a Keurig for about a month before going to the conference so the different brands and varieties of the k-cups were still pretty new to me. The…  Continue Reading

Preparing for kindergarten with Schoolies board books #Schoolies

Schoolies board books

My oldest boy didn’t attend pre-k so when it came time for kindergarten I wasn’t sure if I had worked with him well enough to know for sure he wouldn’t be behind the learning curve for school. He did very well in kindergarten so I must have done something right. He has been a straight…  Continue Reading

SwimWays Power Swimr has my boy water confident

swimways power swimr

SwimWays started out our summer of swimming training with the Sea Squirts Swim Assist Vest. Then we were able to get my youngest in to the SwimWays Power Swimr system (progressive flotation device). We can slip the power swimr on to his chest and back and he is ready to splash around just like his…  Continue Reading

Bath time fun with Caillou bathtime activity toy {give away}

Caillou bathtime activity toy

Both of my boys enjoyed watching Caillou when they they were younger. My 8 year old has out grown his Caillou stage but my 5 year old still watches Caillou on Sprout and PBS. He likes watching Caillou with Rexy the dinosaur and Gilbert the cat. Now Baby B can bring Caillou out of the…  Continue Reading