How to Visit San Diego on a Budget

How to Visit San Diego on a Budget

While I love living here in San Diego, I don’t love the high price it costs to live here. A lot of people want to come visit because it’s so pretty and has tons of fun things to do but it’s also expensive to visit too! Here are a couple tips on how to visit San Diego on a budget! Plan in advance. If you’re visiting San Diego solo, you might be able to snag an amazing last minute deal. {Read More}

BubbleBum Booster Seat Giveaway


Welcome to the BubbleBum Booster Seat Giveaway! Hosted By: Sweet Southern Lovin Cohosted By: Life of a Southern Mom Sponsored By: BubbleBum BubbleBum is the first ever inflatable booster seat. Founded by Grainne Kelly, out of pure frustration and concern for her own kids safely while traveling. This car seat is very light weight and perfect for kids ages 4-11. It easily folds flat and can be stored in a matching travel bag to make carrying around while traveling so {Read More}

miWorld Play Set Giveaway


Welcome to the miWorld Play Set Giveaway! Hosted By: Sweet Southern Lovin CoHosted By: The Binder Ladies Sponsored By Jakks Pacific Every time we are in Wal-Mart, my girls immediately go to these toys. I have to admit they are really pretty cool. They are called miWorld from Jakks Pacific. These toys are a line of very realistic toys that connect together for your kids to create a little mall, featuring all of the trendiest stores. They all connect together {Read More}

12 Secrets to a Successful Budget

Calculator, pen and accounting document with a lot of numbers

Budgeting and saving money doesn’t come naturally to many people. But, there are things you can do to make it a little easier on yourself. There are many secrets to a successful budget, but these are the ones that have worked for me! It’s important to be flexible, and to understand that learning a new budget will take time. Be okay with that fact, and things will run smoothly (or at least smoother than they would have originally). 1. Have {Read More}

Strider Sport Balance Bike Giveaway


Welcome to the Strider Sport Balance Bike Giveaway! Hosted by: Momma Lew Co-Hosted by: A Life In Balance Do you have a child who is struggling to learn to ride a bike? Did you know that a Strider Sport Balance Bike can help a child as young as 18 months learn to ride a two-wheeler? You can read Momma Lew’s review here to find out all about this great bike to help your child gain the balance and confidence they {Read More}

Great Deals and Great Shoes from Shoes

I received a gift code to review the product/service mentioned above. Regardless, I only recommend products or service that I believe are good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC. As parents, we all know how quickly kids grow. They grow out of their clothes & shoes just as quickly. My 15 year old son has recently grown taller than I am (I’m 5’11″ so you know he’s tall) and his feet keep getting {Read More}

Blobbits Giveaway Event


A Spectacled Owl, all my favorite blogger buddies and the amazing people at invite you to enter for a chance to win a Blobbits Deluxe Kit valued at $24.00 from Blobbits! A Huge thank you to our sponsors at for making this sweepstakes possible! It’s time to have some blobbin’ fun with Blobbits. People search it as Blobits & Blobit as well. This intergalactic stretchable, glow-in-the-dark, moldable, silicone-based compound is ideal for kids who thrive on being hands-on {Read More}