Eating Out Just Got Easier With BJ’s Restaurants #DineInOrderAhead


Sometimes going out to eat with a family of 5 isn’t all that enjoyable. You have to get ready to go, find a place that everyone agrees on, get to the restaurant, wait for a table, wait to order, wait for your food, wait for the check to come…you get the point. We’ve recently found a couple shortcuts at one of our favorite restaurants and I can’t wait to share them with you.

Keep Good Going with New York Life

This post brought to you by New York Life. All opinions are 100% mine. Growing up, I always knew I wanted to be a Mom. My own mom was a stay-at-home mom of 3 girls and I just knew it was what I wanted to do when it came time to have my own family. When the time did come, I realized that it’s not always that easy being a one-income family (not to mention all the hard jobs that {Read More}

5 Ways to Encourage Your Child to be a Lifelong Learner

5 ways to encourage your child to be a lifelong learner

One of our most important roles as parents is to provide our child an education. But education does not start at kindergarten and end at college graduation. Many experts have said that one of the things that highly successful people have in common is a love of learning. There are things that you can do to help raise a lifelong learner. 1. Be a Role Model – Share Your Passions Don’t forget that you are your child’s first teacher. Not {Read More}

Reebok Skycape Runaround Shoes – Perfect for Every Day Wear


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Reebok. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. I’m not someone who loves to exercise (if you saw me in person, you’d think “Well, thanks for that tidbit, Captain Obvious!”). But, as a Mom of 3 (homeschooling two, walking the youngest to and from school), errands for the family, work for the blog and everything {Read More}

Old Spice Re-Fresh Body Spray #SmellcometoManhood (Plus a Giveaway!)

Smellcome to Manhood Kit

This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Old Spice. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine. I’m not sure if you have a teenage son but let me tell you, they aren’t the best smelling groups of individuals on the planet. It seems like there are the boys that don’t care about the way they smell (but my nose does, thank you very much!) or the boys {Read More}

Win a Kindle Fire HDX (Valued at $229!)


Sponsored by:  Kid’s Academy Hosted by:  Momma Lew’s Blog  Co-Hosted by:  A Spectacled Owl and Mommyland  Over the last few months, Momma Lew’s children have had plenty of time to play with their Kid’s Academy Educational apps.  As a mom of 2 preschoolers, it’s always been very important to me to make sure they are ready to succeed in school.  Now that my oldest is heading off of to Kindergarten in a few months, it’s been our top priority. What did {Read More}

Traveling with Enterprise Rent-A-Car


This post brought to you by Enterprise Rent-A-Car. All opinions are 100% mine. With Christmas right around the corner, there will be many of us on the road heading home for the holidays to visit loved ones.  What do you do for the holidays?  Do you take it easy at home or are you one of many braving the roads to get to Grandma’s house? We don’t live terribly far from my parents, but we do not like to put {Read More}