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Walt Disney Animation Studios Sets Sail With Moana #Moana

Disney's Moana

Yesterday Walt Disney Animation Studios revealed plans today for MOANA, a sweeping, CG-animated comedy-adventure about a spirited teenager on an impossible mission to fulfill her ancestors' quest. Don't you just love news of a new Disney movie!? Details about Moana from Disney: WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS SETS SAIL WITH “MOANA”  Ron Clements and John Musker (“Aladdin,” “The Princess and the Frog”) Helm the … [Read more...]

Warm Up with this Unstuffed Cabbage Recipe

Unstuffed cabbage recipe

Looking for warm, soup-type recipes to make with the cooler weather arriving? My friend, Melissa, told me about this unstuffed cabbage recipe she made last week.  She was quite proud that it took a fraction of the time to make than stuffed cabbage takes! She's always been quite the cook and when I was single I often enjoyed going to her house for dinner! lol These days though, we often talk about quick and easy dinner ideas so I was excited … [Read more...]

Exclusive Disney on Ice Promo Code for Auburn Hills – Frozen

disney on ice promo code

I know the Frozen Disney on Ice is highly anticiapted! After going to the Princesses & Heroes performance last week and seeing the excitement of everyone when the Frozen characters performed, I know this is going to be a huge hit! Tickets go on sale to the public this Friday, October 24! Get your tickets now and use the Disney on Ice promo code below! Disney On Ice presents Frozen When: March 12-15, 2015 Where: The Palace of … [Read more...]

A Special Look at Disney’s Feast #Feast

New short film - Disney's Feast

I'm always excited about new things from Disney and this is no exception! Take a look at Disney's Feast, a new short film coming next month!   A Look Into Disney's Feast Genre:   Animated/Comedy/Short Rating:  TBA U.S. Release Date: November 7, 2014 in front of “Big Hero 6” Director: Patrick Osborne Producer: Kristina Reed “Feast,” a new short from first-time director Patrick Osborne (head of animation … [Read more...]

Enter the Wee Rascals + Mōksa Organics Fall Giveaway!

Moksa Fall Giveaway

We all love a good giveaway!! Here's one you don't want to miss! You all know I am a huge fan of Moksa Organics and this is one great giveaway!! They've partnered with Wee Rascals for this fall giveaway that includes: Moksa's Forage Farm complete set (bar soap, body butter and hand soap.) and a Johnny Appleseed shirt from Wee Rascals! This giveaway ends October 23, 2014 so hurry and get over there to enter! Looks like an awesome package, … [Read more...]

3 Atlantic Luggage – Win a Family Trip for Four Sweepstakes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Atlantic Luggage for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Luggage is something we all need at times. Although we don't use it daily, in most cases, we need to have a good set for when we do travel! Atlantic Luggage has been pioneering great luggage since 1919, making family traveling easier with their versatile, lightweight and affordable luxury sets. With a range of varieties in color, style … [Read more...]

Holiday Shopping Awaits You at Brilliant Sky Toys & Books in Oakland County

Brilliant Sky Toys & Books Michigan

Disclosure: I was provided with a gift card in exchange for my time in visiting the store and writing about my experience. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. It's that time of year again...holiday shopping is fast approaching! A few weeks ago I visited Brilliant Sky Toys & Books in Oakland County for some holiday shopping ideas. This particular location is in Rochester Hills actually, so pretty convenient of a … [Read more...]

Get Your Camera Bliss this Holiday Season with GoPro Cameras at Best Buy #GoProatBestBuy

GoPro at Best Buy

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. Photography has been a love of mine since I was in high school. I even traveled as a dance photographer for a short time and loved the work (the travel was for the birds! lol). My husband and kids do occasional modeling jobs and we need updated head shots often so we still do get quite a bit of … [Read more...]

Quick and Healthy Lunch for Kids with Applegate Half Time (Giveaway)

Quick and Easy Lunch for Kids #LunchingAwesome

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. We are settling into our fall routine. Daddy is back to teaching, the kids are back to daycare/school, schedules are busy as can be, the days are getting shorter and we need a solution for a quick and healthy lunch for kids. Even quick and healthy snacks are something we constantly look for. Applegate has a new solution for all of us who need a quick and healthy … [Read more...]

Satisfying My Craving with My Fiesta Burrito Recipe

Fiesta-Burritos

Mexican food is a favorite in our house and a few days ago I created a hit! I created a new Fiesta Burrito recipe that is great for easy dinners and party favorites! It really didn't take much time to make this and my husband and oldest son ate them up fast! I'm also going to take these to our next potluck at work. Yyes, they are that easy! My Fiesta Burritos recipe will be a hit at your next party, too! I really used items that I had at home … [Read more...]

Pedigree Dog Food Helps Dogs in Need During Pet Adoption Month #PedigreeGives

Pedigree gives back. #PedigreeGives #Shop

We live pretty close to an animal shelter. I've been telling my husband for some time that I want to volunteer my time there and walk the dogs. I have always been a dog lover! This month I've been given even more reason to not only donate my time, but to donate dog food to the shelter! We took some Pedigree dog food to our local shelter this past weekend and it was the kids' first time visiting a shelter. I grew up with a dog. When I moved out … [Read more...]

Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out – Teaser Trailer Now Available! #InsideOut

Disney Pixar's Inside Out

Get ready! Here comes a new Disney/Pixar film! Inside Out will be in theaters next summer! Here's all of the info about the movie and a new teaser trailer!! INSIDE OUT DISNEY•PIXAR Like on Facebook:                facebook.com/disneypixar Follow on Twitter:                  twitter.com/disneypixar U.S. Release Date:                  June 19, … [Read more...]

Adjusting to a Daycare Routine with Help from Kidecals

Labels for Daycare Items

Working outside of the home is something I wish I didn't have to do. Student loan debt has caused me to have to do so though and my beautiful babies are in daycare while I am at work. We started LA in daycare when he was six weeks old and we've been dealing with daycare for just over four years now with him and his little sisters. There are many things we've adjusted to over the years so I want to share some tips on adjusting to a daycare routine … [Read more...]

New Big Hero 6 Trailer Now Available! #BigHero6 #MeetBaymax

Big Hero 6 Photo #BigHero6

It's that time of year - the holiday movie season! I love this time of year and spending lots of time with family and having new movies to watch! This November Big Hero 6 hits theaters and it looks like it'll be a fun flick! Big Hero 6 Trailer From Walt Disney Animation Studios, the team behind “Frozen” and “Wreck-It Ralph,” comes “Big Hero 6,” an action-packed comedy-adventure about the special bond that develops between Baymax … [Read more...]

Keeping Our Kitchen Safe with Seventh Generation Cleaning Products #FreeYourBaby

Seventh Generation Hand Washing

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Seventh Generation. I received samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Seventh Generation cleaning products have really become a big part of our home and how we keep it safe for our kids. Our kitchen is a primary example of this. We recently bought many of their products: some because we've used and love, others because we really wanted to try … [Read more...]

Sparkling Clean Dishes with Finish Dishwasher Detergent + DIY Storage Container

DIY Dishwasher Detergent Holder

When I think of dishes, I think of several things I want to accomplish. First, I want to cut down on the chemicals that are in the dishwasher detergent we use. Second, I want my dishes to be sparkling clean without costing a fortune. I want them to shine and look pretty by sparkling! Lastly, I need to limit the space we use for supplies like dishwasher detergent because our kitchen is pretty small! Recently, I was challenged to use Finish Quantum … [Read more...]

New Clip from Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day #Blessed #VeryBadDay

new clip from Alexander and the Terrible

I shared with you the information about Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day earlier this week and guess what? There's a new clip from Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day available now! Check it out: In case you missed it, here's the Official Boilerpoint of the film: Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” follows the exploits of 11-year-old Alexander (Ed … [Read more...]

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Activity Sheets

Alexander-Maze

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day opens next month! To help you enjoy passing the time with the kids, here are some fun activity sheets! Click the photo to go to a full page PDF for easy printing! Super Fun Activity Sheets The activity sheets are just one fun way to pass the time! I'm a huge fan of the Disney activity sheets so I try to post them when I can so others can enjoy them, too! What are some of your … [Read more...]

Beautiful Baby Essentials that Work: Goumikids

goumikids

Whether you just had a baby, are pregnant or you have a baby shower to attend soon, you'll want to read this review! Goumikids has some beautiful baby essentials that you need in your life...errr, in the life of your little one! ;) We received a hat, mitts and boots for review from goumikids and we fell in love! About Goumikids Goumikids used to go by the name of guavakids, but as of May 19th, they've taken on the new name. The goumi berry is a … [Read more...]

Send Greetings with Creative Card Ideas from the Hallmark Value Section at Walmart

Creative Card Ideas #ValueCards #Shop

Our home has been incredibly busy over the past month. Back to school has been crazy! You all know we have three going "back to school" this year and with LA starting preschool/pre-k, I wanted to take some time out from the craziness and enjoy some family time with a celebration to make back to school a big deal! With the variety of back to school ages in our home (hubby as a teacher, oldest son as a college student and youngest as a pre-k … [Read more...]

Rock the Lunchbox with Bento Snack Boxes

Rock the Lunchbox Campaign

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. Back to school time.....ahhh, the joys of it! ;) We have three going "back" to school this fall: my husband (the teacher), our oldest son (the college student) and our youngest son (the preschooler/pre-k). With our preschooler we get to pack a fun snack every day for him. I've seen so many mamas post on Instagram about bento snack boxes and bento style lunches that I … [Read more...]

Safer Bathroom Cleaning Supplies from Seventh Generation #FreeYourBaby

Safer Bathroom Cleaning with Seventh Generation #FreeYourBaby

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Seventh Generation. I received samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating. With a 4 year old who is potty trained, a two year old who is just learning to go potty and a very inquisitive six month old baby, we have to keep our floors and bathroom clean! I don't have the much time to make my own cleaning supplies and I don't want to use some of the … [Read more...]