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Tuesday’s Tastes on Second Base – Our 8 Month Update

Another week of Tuesday's Tastes on Second Base has come! This week we are just going to be writing updates on our journey and how it's going. After checking out how my breastfeeding journey with baby Addy is going be sure to check out how Courtney and lil man's journey is going at Joy of Momma Joyner. This Saturday my baby girl will be eight months old. We've been nursing since a few moments after she was born. I am so happy we've made it … [Read more...]

Joovy Tuesday – Enter to Win a Caboose Ultralight Stroller! Ends Tonight!

Joovy Caboose Too

We've had the chance to try some amazing products from Joovy! In fact, I think everything they make is awesome! It's Joovy Tuesday and you get the chance to win a Caboose Ultralight stroller and Caboose Too Seat!!! Joovy's tandem strollers are known for their rear platform seat and the option for the older child to stand. While this is a huge step towards independence,  sometimes kids are just too young to stand or sit and need a little bit … [Read more...]

Menu Challenge Monday – Week 5

Wow, last week was a test. And I failed. It was awful, I was sick most of the week and I don't think I stayed with the plan one night. I won't even give you the details, it was that bad. Here's to hoping for a better week. I am starting to feel better so I am going to try very hard to stick to the plan this week! Here goes... Monday - Chicken Alfredo with Broccoli and Mushrooms  Tuesday - left overs (hopefully)  Wednesday - General's … [Read more...]

Earth’s Best Healthy Halloween Sweepstakes!

Earth's Best Healthy Halloween

What parent doesn't want to make Halloween healthier? It's become all about candy and unhealthy treats unfortunately and my goal this year is to change that in our home! Earth’s Best is holding an exciting contest to help with that on the Earth’s Best Facebook page to celebrate Halloween!! Make sure to follow the below rules to enter (also listed on the Earth’s Best Facebook page)! Hurry- the contest ends October 12th!   Click "like" to … [Read more...]

Friday’s Fabulous Fluffy Feature with Monkey Baby Naturals

Monkey Baby Naturals Logo

This week Bri and I aren't sharing a diaper with you, but instead an amazing product you can use for those unfortunate diaper rashes. Monkey Baby Naturals makes a soothing herbal salve for irritated skin. It can be used for not only diaper rash, but also on minor cuts, sunburn, bug bites and eczema! We received the unscented 3.2 ounce Baby Goo and a 1.5 ounce Baby Goo. I love that Monkey Baby Naturals sent two sizes as one is perfect for … [Read more...]

Check out The Lone Ranger Trailer!!

TheLoneRanger

Next summer seems so far away, but it will come fast and this gives you a reason to want it to! The Lone Ranger will be released July 3, 2013 just in time for Independence Day movie goers! Check out this trailer! From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski, the filmmaking team behind the blockbuster “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise, comes Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “The Lone Ranger,” a thrilling adventure … [Read more...]

Dial Soap and the Champions for Kids Campaign #DialCFK #CBias

DialSoap

My husband and I have huge places in our hearts for helping children. Any time I get the chance to participate in a Champion for Kids campaign to make a small difference I get really excited! Our most recent Champions for Kids activity involves Dial Soaps and holding a drive for necessities to donate to children in need. To get the drive started, I went on a shopping trip to get some things that I felt were necessities for children. Some of … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Tastes on Second Base – Tandem Nursing (A Wednesday Edition)

Sorry this is late, mamas! We were out of town for the weekend and I've been sick since we got back so I am trying to catch up but it's not happening as fast as I want it to. This week, Courtney from Joy of Momma Joyner and I are going to discuss the topic of tandem nursing. Tandem nursing is when a mama nurses siblings. Those siblings can be twins or not. What are your thoughts on tandem nursing? If you have a blog, please link up, if not, … [Read more...]

(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Safari!

Daddy feeding animals at the safari

This past weekend we had a little family get away! We had so much fun and this was one of the stops we made on our way home, thanks to Danielle at Happenings of the Harper Household! I won this pass from a giveaway she hosted on her blog and it was SO Fun!! It was a drive through safari where we could feed the animals! The animals came right up to our car for food! Here's daddy feeding an animal! Love this thing! I thought it was a Llama, … [Read more...]

Green #Giveaways Galore! Link Up and Enter to #WIN!

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here again for another week of our weekly linky devoted to Green Giveaways! Please feel free to link up your green, eco-friendly giveaways and make sure to leave the end date for entrants! This linky will be open until next Monday so feel free to stop by and add any giveaways you post throughout the week! These are our only requirements for adding a giveaway: It must be family friendly. It must be a … [Read more...]

Menu Super-Challenged Monday Week 4

Menu Challenge Button

You read that correctly...it's a super-challenging menu week. Last week I did pretty good at following my plan. This week, not only am I sick, but we are also  just back from a vacation weekend. It's Monday and I've no clue what's for dinner tonight, let alone the rest of the week. So, I'm gonna come up with plans are I write this. LOL Ok, first, let's see how I did last week. These were the plans:  Monday – left over Garlic Parmesan … [Read more...]

Save Money with the Convenience of Walgreens’ #BalanceRewards #CBias

Walgreens Balance Rewards

Who doesn't like convenience and saving money? With Walgreens' new Balance Rewards loyalty card you can do just that! My husband went to Walgreens just this past weekend and told me they now have a loyalty card and he wanted me to go sign up for it (he could have signed up in store, but he's a guy and they don't take time to do those things! LOL) We often visit Walgreens so he knew the Walgreens savings would be beneficial to us. Just to get … [Read more...]

Family Vacations in the United Kingdom

Westminster Abbey

I'm sure you all know that I am hooked on finding great family getaways! I cannot wait until the kids are a bit older and we can travel a bit further with them! Right now we mainly go to places that are somewhat close so it doesn't require much travel time. One place that I am truly looking forward to visiting is the United Kingdom. I've heard so many great things about traveling there and about their family-friendly destinations. One thing … [Read more...]