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My Baby is a YoBaby!

YoBaby Yogurt

My baby just turned one this month! Can you believe it?! She's the baby of our family and I refuse to call her a toddler just yet. She's still OUR baby! As with her brothers and sister I always read labels, try hard give them things that are healthy for them and try to do the things that are best for them but also work for our family. Annie's birthday cake was the first time she had the taste of anything sweet. We all need treats once in a … [Read more...]

New Frozen Fever Trailer Now Available! #FrozenFever

Frozen_Fever_Anna_Elsa

It isn't long until we get to see the highly anticipated Frozen Fever, the follow-up short to the global phenomenon Frozen! I know my kids and I are getting really excited, aren't you!? It can be seen can be seen exclusively in theaters with Disney’s new live-action Cinderella, starring Lily James and Academy Award-winner Cate Blanchett, on March 13th. I am attending a sneak peek of Cinderella next week so come back and I'll tell you how it is! … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Kate Quinn Organics’ Biggest $10 Sale Ever!

Kate Quinn SemiAnnual $10 Sale

That's right!! It's back, and it's bigger than ever! Kate Quinn Organics is having their semiannual $10 sale and it's been extended through Thursday, February 26! Click here to start shopping now! … [Read more...]

McFarland, USA – New Extended Clip and Posters Now Available!

McFarland_Courage

McFarland, USA will be in theaters this Friday, February 20! Check out these new posters and the newest clip along with the details about the movie! Another one from Disney to get excited about! New McFarland, USA Clip:   McFARLAND, USA DISNEY Genre: … [Read more...]

New Cinderella Trailer Now Available!

Cinderella Movie

Cinderella - it's probably the movie I am most excited about on Disney's release list this year! I was super excited to see this new Cinderella trailer and if you've not read about the Cinderella movie coming next month, here's the trailer, some images and the details! Cinderella Trailer   Looks great, doesn't it!? Are you as excited as I am?! Cinderella Images and … [Read more...]

Five Teacher Friendly Valentine’s Day Party Treats

Valentine's Day Treats

Being that my husband is an elementary school teacher, I get to hear all of the stories about his class. It's quite fun and even entertaining sometimes, but I also get to hear his frustrations. With classroom parties there can be great fun but also trouble. I hear from my husband often about the treats that are brought in and how many times they cause problems in the classroom or with certain students. There are many things that should be … [Read more...]

Therafit’s New Collection – Convenient, Stylish and Comfortable Shoes

Therafit comfortable shoes

Admittedly, I am a shoe addict lover. When I was younger I was in to tennis shoes and comfort but still wanted to be stylish. Now, I want the comfort and style, but as a mama I need convenience, too! I was thrilled when Therafit contacted me to be one of the first reviewers for their holiday collection because they had just what I love: a clog type shoe! Not only that, but with Therafit I knew I would get comfortable shoes! It was a win-win for … [Read more...]

Frozen Fever – First Look Images and Featurette Now Available!

Frozen_Olaf

Do you have Frozen Fever? I'm sure your kids do, but do you? I'm only asking because I'm an adult and I have Frozen Fever so I just want to make sure I'm not alone! ;) I'm so excited to see the all-new short FROZEN FEVER, which welcomes Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf back to the big screen! It will open in theaters on March 13th, in front of Disney’s CINDERELLA, a live-action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale. Here's the first look … [Read more...]

What’s Your Tax Return Status? Get the Max Out of Your Tax #MaxYourTax

Practical Ways to Spend your tax refund #MaxYourTax #CollectiveBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MaxYourTax #CollectiveBias Saving money is something that is important to my husband and myself. With three little ones in daycare right now we have to cut corners wherever we can. This time of year, especially, I am reevaluating our budget to see where I can make changes. Why this time of year you ask? It's tax time! We get a bit of extra … [Read more...]

2015 Brings Fun and Healthy Toddler Meals and Snacks

YoKids Squeeze

I am part of the Stonyfield YoGetters group of bloggers and receive compensation and products as part of the program. My opinion is not influenced in any way. We truly do love Stonyfield's family of products and I love sharing how we use them. One of my resolutions for this year is to not only eat healthier myself, but make sure everyone in my family eats healthier. I have my work cut out for me though because I have a 2 and a 4 year old. If … [Read more...]

Sesame Street Live’s “Make a New Friend” is at the Fox Theater Now – Feb 16!

Sesame Street

Disclosure: I received a four pack of tickets to attend the Sesame Street Live show in exchange for promoting the event. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way.  Sesame Street is a lifelong favorite of mine. It's not only educational, but it's fun and they teach real life lessons. This year, Sesame Street Live celebrates 25 years at the Fox Theatre in Detroit and I was delighted to have my family be a part of it! … [Read more...]

Sea Life Michigan Aquarium Opens THIS WEEK! Check Out Our Sneak Peek!

Sea Life Aquarium in Michigan

This past week my family and I got to take part in the media preview of the Sea Life Michigan Aquarium! It was incredibly exciting to be there and to be some of the first people to get a look inside. Sea Life Michigan opens THIS Thursday, January 29th and you do not want to miss out! The aquarium is an interactive, educational and fun place for families to visit and I'm excited that it's right here in Michigan and thankful that it's only 15 … [Read more...]

We’re Having Too Much Fun with the Pocket Avatars App #GetPocketAvatars

Pocket Avatars App #GetPocketAvatars #CBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetPocketAvatars #CollectiveBias Yes, you read that right...we are having too much fun with the Pocket Avatars app! It's so hard to put down! I started out wanting to use this app to have my kids have a fun, new way to communicate with family out of state and have done that, but I'm also now addicted to using it with my friends for fun! The … [Read more...]

How We Are Surviving Potty Training #PUBigKid

Success with Pull-Ups® #PUBigKid

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PUBigKid #CollectiveBias We are currently working on potty training child #3 and our first girl. It is different this time around, but there are also some similarities. We've found that different things work with different kids and of course, they each potty train in their own time. My boys were both over three when they fully potty trained. … [Read more...]

Avengers: Age of Ultron – New Trailer

Did any of you watch the National Championship game last night!? (insert my cheerleader voice: GO BUCKEYES!!!) If you did, you may have seen the new trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron! It looks amazing, doesn't it? If you missed it, check it out below! You'll also find the details about this new movie scheduled to be in theaters May 1, 2015!   AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON MARVEL STUDIOS Genre: Action-Adventure Rating:  … [Read more...]

Monster Jam Madness in Detroit

Monster Trucks at Monster Jam

Disclosure: We received tickets to this event at no charge. All opinions are 100% honest and not influenced in any way.  I knew when I had a son that my life would now be ruled by cars, sports and all things boy. So the last four years have been filled with numerous different car/truck events, and I’ve learned to love all the same things he loves. So, I was just as excited to go to Monster Jam as he was. It just so happened to be my … [Read more...]

Sea Life Michigan Aquarium Opening January 29 (Giveaway)

Ocean Tunnel

Disclosure: Sea Life Michigan is providing our family with tickets to visit the aquarium. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. I'm in love with sea life and visiting aquariums whenever I can. When I heard that there was an aquarium opening in Michigan this year I was beyond excited, for myself and my kids! My husband, being the teacher that he is who loves science and marine life, is also incredibly excited! In just … [Read more...]

Celebrating 25 Years – Sesame Street Live at the Fox Theatre

Sesame Street Live in Detroit

Can you believe Sesame Street Live is celebrating 25 years at the Fox Theatre in Detroit? This year Sesame Street Live and the all new "Make a New Friend" show will be at the Fox Theatre January 23 through February 16! Check below for an awesome deal on tickets and a chance to win a family four pack of tickets! No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their … [Read more...]

Monster Jam in Detroit at Ford Field January 10!

Monster Jam at Ford Field

Monster Jam® is the most exciting form of family motorsports entertainment on the planet.  The stars of the show are the biggest performers on four wheels: the Monster Jam trucks! The twelve-feet-tall, ten-thousand-pound machines will bring you to your feet, racing and ripping up a custom-designed track full of obstacles to soar over - OR smash through. The 2015 touring season brings more Monster Jam excitement providing entertainment … [Read more...]

Easy New Year’s Resolutions with Lowest Priced Unlimited Plans from Walmart

Exercise goals #HappyNewMe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HappyNewMe #CollectiveBias It's that time of year again. I can't believe it's nearly January and 2014 is almost behind us. Wow, how it flew! I always find myself making resolutions at the end of December. It's a way for me to get in writing those goals I want to accomplish. I do need to get better at following those goals through the … [Read more...]

Be Protected in All Weather Types with Carhartt’s Women’s Jackets

Carhartt's Women's Jackets

Living in Michigan means lots of surprises with the weather. There are times in the winter that the weather can change 20-30 degrees in one day. It's crazy! I'm so thankful for Carhartt's women's jackets because I know they have me protected no matter what the weather is going to be! Carhartt recently sent me a couple of their jackets to try. If you remember, I told you all about the Carhartt Crowley jacket not long ago. Today, I want to share … [Read more...]

15 No Bake Desserts for Kid Friendly “Baking”

Kid Friendly No Bake Desserts

Well, the kids are out of school for Christmas break and you've got to find some fun holiday activities for them to do. One of my favorite things to do with my mom when I was young was baking. I wanted to put together a list of no bake desserts for kid friendly holiday baking fun! It's a great way to spend time together and get some holiday prepping out of the way! Here's a list of some awesome no bake desserts and lots of … [Read more...]