Caring for Older Dogs - ONE Difference

Making ONE Difference When Caring for Older Dogs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OneSmartDifference #CollectiveBias As my sweet boys start to get up there in age and start to show more signs of their old age I’ve decided to take the 28 Day Challenge to see if it would help make a difference […]

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Festive Thanksgiving Appetizers Ideas

This post is brought to you by Foodie.  I’m hosting Thanksgiving this year so I’ve been looking for yummy appetizers for people to munch on while dinner finishes cooking in the oven. It will keep everyone out of the kitchen to allow me time to get everything completed and I won’t be stepping around anyone. […]

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Pillows Pull a Room Together

This post is brought to you by Wayfair. I received product in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own. I’ve never been good at decorating. Since Pinterest rolled out I’ve been picking up a thing or two on pulling a room together. When I started doing my office makeover, I started with the […]

Marshmallow Apple Treats

Marshmallow Apple Treats

This post is brought to you by Dixie Crystals Kids Kitchen. Get your kids into the kitchen to make this fun edible craft for their teachers or just a simple Thanksgiving treat. They are simple to make and fun to eat. Not to mention that look so cute. You can see a step by step […]

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VIDEO: NERF Rebelle Agent Bow and Arrows Review

Hasbro recently sent over the new NERF Rebelle Agent Bow and Arrows for us to try out and it is now my daughters new favorite toy. She turns 7 this month so and we are always trying to get her outside to play more. Now she’s out there all the time making targets and practicing […]

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Mockingjay Book Club Gathering

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Lions Gate. I received a book, products, and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Having to wait a whole year for the new Mockingjay Part 1 movie is killing me. I was disappointed that they broke the movie into two parts only […]

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Digital Thanksgiving Planning

I’m excited that I’ll be hosting Thanksgiving this year but every time I think about it I get that little panicked feeling in my chest. I’m thankful that my family doesn’t judge me by the amount of stuff cluttering into the corners of my house. Despite how hard I try to organize my life, it’s […]

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No More Husband Roll Overs

For the last 8 years I’ve suffered through sleeping next to my husband.  Wait….let me rephrase that. I’m finally getting a full nights sleep without my husband rolling over me or elbowing me in the face! There, that sounds a little better. When I moved in with my husband I discovered that he sleeps in […]

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Maty’s Natural and Effective Health Products

There has been an increased concern about children’s medications over the last few years. It seems like new warnings and guidelines are coming out all the time about the side effects these medications can have on younger children. According to the Center for Disease Control thousands of children under the age of 12 go to emergency […]

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Junk to Terrarium – Recycled Craft

My daughters became an avid recycler in the last few years. We always have a collection of boxes and plastic it seems. It’s our own little junkyard until it makes it to the recycling centers. So it was time to use some of the pieces we have for another project. We made a terrarium for […]

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Best Buy Intel Experiene

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free This weekend I went to the biggest Best Buy I think I’ve ever been in. It had technology experience stations throughout the store included the new Intel experience were you can […]

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Groceries Delivered to Your Door from Elephant Grocers

  I wouldn’t say that I’m lazy but I don’t like grocery shopping with my kids, so sometimes I wait until the weekends to go out. The fact that we generally eat organic or all natural makes it even harder because I have to drive a lot further than the regular stores. So when Elephant […]

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Protect Your Preemie from RSV

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for MedImmune. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.Two and a half years ago we had an emergency cesarean when we discovered my daughter was in cardiac failure. We spent a month […]

Ham, Kale and Navy Bean Stew - Slow Cooker meals

Ham, Kale and Navy Bean Stew – Slow Cooker eMeals

I am an eMeals blogger, this post contains affiliate links that help support this site.  I’m such a sucker for Slow Cooker meals. They are so easy to make and great for working families that rush home after a busy day and the first thing out of everyone’s mouth is, whats for dinner? eMeals now […]

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Modern Office Makeover – Grey, Turquiose and Yellow Accents

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Sauder. The opinions and text are all mine. Nearly 3 years ago I asked you my readers to choose the color in my office. It is now Seal Grey and white trim. I’ve been collecting pieces for the room since then and I’m so […]

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I Love You To Death Skull Earrings

As a Swarovski blogger, I received these earrings in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are 100% my own. If you follow my on Instagram you’ve already seen these super awesome studs that I am in LOVE with. They are the new I Love You To Death earrings and they are sold exclusively from Chamilia. Chamilia […]

Howlin’ Halloween Treat Bags for Dogs – Free Printable

Howlin’ Halloween Treat Bags for Dogs – Free Printable

Post sponsored by Lunchbox but all opinions are my own. Halloween is a time where little ghosts and princesses ring your doorbell, making your dogs go crazy, while the kids go into a sugar coma by the end of the night. But we forget about their super cute companions that walk the streets with them […]

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Time to Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery

I participated in a campaign with The Motherhood and Energizer to remind you to Change Your Clock Change Your Battery®. Can you believe that it’s almost November? As in, only two more months until 2015. This year flew by so fast. If feels like I just set my clock to spring ahead and now it’s time […]

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All in One MessageHub App

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of MessageHub. The opinions and text are all mine. If you are like me you probably use a lot of different apps on your smartphone. To the point that you have so many apps open on your phone that the memory gets overloaded and your […]

Wickedly Good Witch Hat Cookies

Wickedly Good Witch Hat Cookies

This post is brought to you by Dixie Crystals. You can find more fun crafts like this one in their Kid’s Kitchen. What’s better than making fun Halloween crafts with your kids? Making ones that are edible also! I’ve never made edible play dough before my family is already requesting that I make it again. […]

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The Apple of My Eye, or at Least My Belly

This post is curated by Foodie.com. Besides my obsession with pumpkin, fall is the time that Apples are ripe and seeing as I grew up in the Apple Capitol, I tend to love a wide variety of apples and anything made with apples. Here are a few of the recipes that I am dying to […]

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Handy Tools to Get to #KnowYourBeef

I participated in a campaign with Beef and The Motherhood to share this great info with you. All opinions are my own.  We eat a lot of beef in our home. Steak is a favorite across my whole family. So I was excited to work with Beef to get to #KnowYourBeef a little more because I didn’t […]

DIY Bath Crayons

DIY Bath Crayons – inspired by Creative Galaxy

We love having Amazon Prime because we get to watch their great Amazon Prime Instant Video original series. They have a new kids show out called Creative Galaxy and It’s a make-along, create-along, interactive art adventure series for preschoolers. But my big kid loves it too! Like one of our favorite episodes about making bath crayons. […]

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Easy Toddler Lunches with Applegate Half Time #LunchingAwesome

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. Sometime the morning escapes me. I don’t realize it until my little one tells me that she’s hungry and look at the clock to see that it’s 1pm already. So we have been getting these awesome Applegate Halftime lunch boxes because they […]

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Day of the Dead – Book of Life La Muerte Make-up Tutorial

This post brought to you by Tulip® Body Art® and Blueprint Social.  I’ve been looking forward the Day of the Dead since August. Seriously, months. I knew I wanted to focus on it and visit the celebration that they have at the Atlanta History Center that they put on each year. Then I saw that The […]

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Shopping Has Gone Social with #AmazonWishlist

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias. #AmazonWishList #AmazonHasIt #CollectiveBias   The current generation of college students and teens are tech savvy. They probably spend 80% of their time on technology and the other portion of that sleeping. […]

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KitchenAid Artisan 5-Quart Mixer Giveaway

It’s pumpkin time. That means breaking out the mixer and making all things pumpkin. Like pumpkin cookies, bread, homemade pop-tarts, rice kris pies treats and anything else on this pumpkin pinterest board.  Follow Meghan Cooper @JaMonkey’s board Pumpkin Recipes Crafts and More on Pinterest. To celebrate fall we along with a handful of other great bloggers […]

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The Almondmilk Switcheroo

This conversation is sponsored by Silk. The opinions and text are all mine. My family (with the exception of myself) is obsessed with milk. We had a rule in our house that if someone goes to a store that sells milk they have to bring some home. That’s how fast they go through it. They […]

DIY LEGO Bracelet

DIY LEGO Bracelets

Since playing with LEGO‘s with my daughter, we’ve become a little LEGO obsessed lately. But that’s a good thing to geek out on. We took our love one step further when my daughter decided that she wanted a LEGO themed birthday party. Then it hit me, we needed LEGO jewelry to give out as gifts […]

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Blog Forward Recharge

This is a letter to myself for the Blog Forward challenge from Zone Perfect. Although they have sent me product, all views are my own. As always.  Boy this year went by fast, it’s hard to believe that Fall is now here! But it’s time to look back at my Blog Forward goals that I made […]

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