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Easy Easter Basket Gifts from Kroger + 4 Times the Fuel Points! #Kroger4Xpts

Kroger Fuel Points

Disclosure: I partnered with Tatu Digital Media to bring you this helpful information. All opinions are 100% my own. It's back! You know I love a deal and today I've got one to share! Today through 4/18 get 4x Fuel Points on hundreds of gift cards with your Kroger digital coupons!! I love stocking up on gift cards when this special deal is offered! It's the perfect time to not only grab some gift cards for those Easter baskets, but also spring … [Read more...]

Earn 4x the Fuel Rewards Just in Time for Spring Break! #Kroger4xFuel

spring break waterpark

Disclosure: I partnered with Tatu Digital Media to bring you this helpful information. All opinions are 100% my own. Finding ways to save money is exciting to me! It's almost a challenge to come up with ways to save. With spring break coming up and my husband being off of work that week we will likely travel throughout the metro area visiting various places for family fun. We like to do a staycation or a semi-local trip for a few days during … [Read more...]

Save Money on Everyday Items with Groupon Coupons

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This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. This time of year is full of spending money and buying gifts in addition to our regular bills and expenses. I have always been a coupon user and loathe buying anything if it's not on sale. I'm ALWAYS looking for a deal. These days, we have to. Things are expensive and we have four little ones at home. Shopping without coupons just isn't an option for us. We also use coupons from Groupon for local … [Read more...]

Double Dip on Savings at Kroger #Kroger4xFuel16

Saving Money Bank

Disclosure: I partnered with Tatu Digital Media to bring you this helpful information. All opinions are 100% my own. Saving money is always something I am trying to do more of. Who doesn't want to save as much money as possible when you have to buy things? School supplies are something many of us are buying this time of year so why not save money when buying them!? We are always buying extra for my husband's students so every penny counts! … [Read more...]

Double Dip on Savings at Kroger BEFORE Black Friday #KrogerGC4xFuel

Savings at Kroger

Disclosure: I partnered with Tatu Digital Media to bring you this helpful information. All opinions are 100% my own. This year seems to have flown by. I cannot believe we are only a month away from Christmas and this week is Thanksgiving and Black Friday! Over the years our Christmas gift list of those to buy for seems to have quadrupled! With a family of six and extended family to buy for we are always on the look out for ways to save money. … [Read more...]

Back to School with Quality and Style from Carhartt Kids’ Clothing

Carhartt Boys Jeans

It's back to school time here in Michigan. The kids go back the day after Labor Day so we've just a few more weeks of summer break! This year we have a kindergartner starting school with Carhartt kids' clothing! It's been really fun getting his things ready for school but I don't know that I'll survive the first week without tears! Where does the time go!?  LA turned five last month and is so excited about starting school. When I started … [Read more...]

New Pampers Premium Care Diapers #MothersPromise

Pampers Premium Care at Walmart #motherspromise

We recently got to try the new Pampers Premium Care diapers thanks to SheSpeaks and Pampers. They sent us a nice package to try the diapers before they were available in stores, however, all opinions are 100% my own, as always. We received the box of diapers shown above as well as a nice kit with a journal for mamas to write things down for baby! There is also a nice clutch to toss into my purse on quick trips out! Pampers Premium Care … [Read more...]

Back to School Breakfast and Snacks with Quaker #QuakerTime

Quaker Fun Mix #QuakerTime #CBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #QuakerTime #CollectiveBias Kindergarten...I can't believe my little guy will be starting school in just about a month! He's so excited. I am, too, but I'm also a bit sad. I'm sure you other mamas understand that. We've been working on getting some ideas for breakfast and snacks. Right now he's use to eating breakfast at daycare and eating … [Read more...]

New Fresh Thyme Locations in Metro Detroit! #FreshThymeMI

Fresh Thyme Grand Opening

Thank you to Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market for sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Hey metro Detroit!! I have some great news! There are three new Fresh Thyme Farmer's Markets stores that opened this week! They are in Troy, Rochester Hills and Northville! Fresh Thyme Farmer’s Market is a new full-service specialty grocery store featuring fresh, healthy and organic value-priced offerings. … [Read more...]

The LG OLED is Available at Best Buy – The Holiday Shopping Destination this Christmas #HintingSeason

LG OLED at Best Buy #HintingSeason

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. My husband LOVES watching television. I'm sure most women can say that, right? He's always drooling over the latest and greatest televisions when we visit Best Buy. Did you know that the new LG OLED is now available at our favorite holiday shopping destination? Yes, Best Buy is carrying it and my hubby … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Out on Baby Week at Meijer – Ends Saturday, September 6

Baby Week at Meijer

Disclosure: I received some baby items in celebration of Baby Week at Meijer from the kind people at Meijer. All opinions are 100% my own. Baby Week at Meijer is back from August 31-September 6! I always look forward to Baby Week! To celebrate, Meijer is offering huge savings in-store on individual items (see details below) with over $100 in savings through the mPerks Rewards for Baby program. Don't forget, with mPerks, for every $100 you spend … [Read more...]

Walgreens Immunizations and the Get a Shot Give a Shot Campaign #GiveaShot

Walgreens Back to School #GiveaShot

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. We've been busy with lots and lots of back to school preparations. In doing so, I came across something I feel is very worthy of being shared: the Walgreens Get a Shot, Give a Shot campaign. Did you even know that Walgreens offers immunizations? I hate to admit this, but I knew they did flu shots but nothing other than that! There's a whole … [Read more...]

10 Dorm Room Essentials with Kleenex and Walmart #KleenexStyle

Dorm Room Essentials for college students #KleenexStyle

Thanks to Kleenex + Walmart for sponsoring today's discussion and for keeping dorm rooms stylish! Remembering my days in a college dorm is always fun! It makes me that more excited for those family members and friends we know who are off to college, as freshman, this fall. It'll be here before we know it and preparations by all are already in progress. Since we do have so many going to college this fall in our family, including our own son, I … [Read more...]

College Care Packages Made Easy with Bigelow Tea and Target #TrendTea

Bigelow Tea found at Target #TrendTea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This year we have so many people we know sending their children off to college! With our son being a freshman in college this fall along with all of his friends, a nephew of ours, and two of our nieces returning to college we have a lot of people to think about. That's a lot of college students! As a mama, I love providing care packages to … [Read more...]

The Benefits of Cheap Wireless Plans for Back to School #Phones4School

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I mentioned last week how many things we've been doing to prepare for this fall and the "going back to school season". We crossed one more thing off of our list - getting our soon-to-be college student to look into cheap wireless plans so that he would have a phone to take to school, work, etc. and at the same time learn … [Read more...]

Lessen Your Environmental Footprint with Help from Staples

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Earth Day is just around the corner and it's a great time to look at new ways your can lessen your environmental footprint. It's a great day to set new goals, to start new habits, and to make new resolutions all in favor of being green and making those small changes to make a big difference! No better (or more cost-effective way) to do so than with Staples eco-preferable products.  Made from renewable resources and recycled materials, Staples has … [Read more...]

Pish Posh Baby Has New Products this New Year AND They’re Taking Pre-Orders!

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With baby being due in just 5 1/2 weeks I've been doing a lot of perusing online for the baby items that we still need. Luckily we still have many of the items from when Addy was born, but we still want to get a few new items for this baby, one of which is a stroller. One of my favorite places to look is Pish Posh Baby! They have some great new strollers in this New Year and they are even taking pre-orders, which is perfect for me since I don't … [Read more...]

A Gift Every Toddler Could Use this Holiday – Pediped Has the Answer!

Pediped Giselle

As fun as it is buying toys for the little ones, we also have to (or should) think practically and buy them things they could really use. I LOVE giving shoes as a gift because they are always needed with the way kids grow so fast! One of our favorite brands year round is pediped® and I was thrilled to receive a pair of pedipeds® for Addy for review this holiday season! They really do make the perfect toddler gift! One reason I love … [Read more...]

Looking to Save Money? Check out Zact at Best Buy Mobile Specialty Stores

Best Buy Mobile Specialty Stores

Disclosure: 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. Have you already cut landlines and replaced them with smartphones, but are getting annoyed with the high monthly bills that come with your smartphones? Are you looking for ways to lower not only your own bill, but your teen's monthly bill? Looking for a great holiday gift? Let me tell you about … [Read more...]

Holiday Style Made Easy with Osh Kosh B’gosh #MC #OshKoshBgosh

Osh Kosh B'gosh

I participated in an Influencer Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for OshKosh B’gosh. I received a gift card to facilitate my shopping trip and to thank me for participating. We love dressing the little ones in coordinating outfits for things like holidays and family photos. Recently we went shopping at our local Osh Kosh B'gosh store to find some new things for winter and we came home with some great deals! In fact, I plan on going … [Read more...]

Costumes and Halloween, Our Dilemma

Kids Costumes

Trick-or-Treating doesn't happen in our neighborhood. I'm not sure why, but it's never happened since we've lived here. I've not been the best planner in recent years but this year I know I have to figure something out for the kids' costumes. They will be in daycare the day of Halloween, so even if we don't Trick-or-Treat in our neighborhood they will have a celebration to enjoy. Here it is ten days before Halloween and I've yet to figure out … [Read more...]

High School Mamas, Have You Thought About Homecoming Yet?

We have a high school senior this year. I can hardly believe our first child is old enough to be graduating! There are so many things we have to plan for this year and the first major thing we have started thinking about is homecoming. Because we have a boy, his main concerns seem to be what color his girlfriend will be wearing. I personally think the girls have more fun, because they get to shop for the homecoming dresses! I remember when I … [Read more...]