Tips for Prepping for a Summer Trip with Kids + WIN a Babies 'R Us Prize Pack

**I received a pack for participating in this promotion with Babies ‘R Us. All opinions are my own.** My kids have 7 days of school left and though Houston is trying to get them to swim now with the floods that came in this weekend, I am more excited about planned vacations that have us all in a real pool coming soon! Summertime and kids go hand and hand and now is the time to prepare for ...

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NEW method 4x Concentrated Laundry Detergent Brightens and Cleans my Dirtiest Chore

Use the code THREEFORME for $3 off your online purchase As you may know if you follow me on Facebook, I recently got a new washer and dryer set! I have been all about that laundry ever since! Since I have a new, super advanced washing machine, I have been trying to learn about detergents and how choosing the right ones might make keeping my clothes newer looking and cleaner longer. Turns out, the detergent I ...

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How the Duggar Drama Can Actually a GOOD Discussion Starter for Your Family

'I'm sorry girls, but we won't be watching 19 Kids and Counting anymore.' 'WHAAT?!?!? WHYYYY??? MOOOMMM!!!' It was difficult parenting decision time. The Duggars are a family that my kids have grown to love. The only one that I felt we could all watch together. We would curl up on Tuesday nights, my hand on the remote to mute during all of the ridiculous commercials and watch a family who had values, morals and the tight bond ...

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When the Wi-FI Goes Down, Make a Oscar Mayer 'Sanewich'!

**This post is in partnership with Oscar Mayer and Kraft. All opinions are my own.** Moment of truth: I am sitting here now, at my desk, on my old and cranky laptop, relying on my hotspot from my phone to work today. Why? Because ironies of all ironies, my Wi-Fi is out. My large computer with three screens that makes my life so much easier is sitting here useless. Gilmore Girls reruns are on hold as ...

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To the Mom Who Breastfeeds in Public

I am a supporter of mothers who take care of their children. Breastfed, bottle fed, formula fed or any other variation of getting nutrition to your child is fine with me. I breast fed and supplemented with formula for my first child because I worked out of the home. I simply could not pump enough at work to supply her with what she needed. I breastfed my next two as a stay at home mom. ...

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Tips for Prepping for a Summer Trip + WIN a Babies 'R Us Prize Pack #spon

Tips for Prepping for a Summer Trip with Kids + WIN a Babies ‘R Us Prize Pack

**I received a pack for participating in this promotion with Babies ‘R Us. All opinions are my own.** My kids have 7 days of school left and though Houston is trying to get them to swim now with the floods that came in this weekend, I am more excited about planned vacations that have us all […]

NEW method 4x Concentrated Laundry Detergent Brightens and Cleans my Dirtiest Chore #stylebymethod #clevermethod

NEW method 4x Concentrated Laundry Detergent Brightens and Cleans my Dirtiest Chore

Use the code THREEFORME for $3 off your online purchase As you may know if you follow me on Facebook, I recently got a new washer and dryer set! I have been all about that laundry ever since! Since I have a new, super advanced washing machine, I have been trying to learn about detergents […]

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Recent Articles

How the Duggar Drama Can Actually Be GOOD for Your Family

How the Duggar Drama Can Actually a GOOD Discussion Starter for Your Family

‘I’m sorry girls, but we won’t be watching 19 Kids and Counting anymore.’ ‘WHAAT?!?!? WHYYYY??? MOOOMMM!!!’ It was difficult parenting decision time. The Duggars are a family that my kids have grown to love. The only one that I felt we could all watch together. We would curl up on Tuesday nights, my hand on […]

To the Mom Who Breastfeeds in Public

To the Mom Who Breastfeeds in Public

I am a supporter of mothers who take care of their children. Breastfed, bottle fed, formula fed or any other variation of getting nutrition to your child is fine with me. I breast fed and supplemented with formula for my first child because I worked out of the home. I simply could not pump enough […]

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Recipes

When the Wi-FI Goes Down, Make a 'Sanewich'! #sanewish #ad

When the Wi-FI Goes Down, Make a Oscar Mayer ‘Sanewich’!

**This post is in partnership with Oscar Mayer and Kraft. All opinions are my own.** Moment of truth: I am sitting here now, at my desk, on my old and cranky laptop, relying on my hotspot from my phone to work today. Why? Because ironies of all ironies, my Wi-Fi is out. My large computer […]

Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Ham and Potatoes

Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Ham and Potatoes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhatsYourRanch #CollectiveBias Recipes are one of those things that are optional in this house. I am a ‘throw it in the pan and hope it tastes OK’ kind of cook. My favorite appliance to do this in is […]

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Disney

Into the Woods on Blu-Ray DVD is Here

Into the Woods on Blu-Ray DVD is Here

**I received this DVD for review purposes only. All opinions are my own.** The blockbuster hit, Into the Woods is now out on Blu-Ray DVD!  Into the Woods is a modern twist on several beloved fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters’ wishes and quests. […]

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast DVD Review and Giveaway

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast DVD Review and Giveaway

**I received this DVD as a thank you for posting this promotion. All opinions are my own.** We have been Tinker Bell’d out in this house over the last month or so. We had an amazing Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast viewing party and everyone had an amazing time! Now we have […]

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Crafts & DIY

Spoil Yourself with DIY Lemon Lavender Bath Gel and Indulgent 'Good Job' Snacks #SkinnyCowMoments #ad

Spoil Yourself with DIY Body Wash and Indulgent ‘Good Job’ Snacks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SkinnyCowMoments #CollectiveBias Mama is getting herself up, out and in better shape by adding running to her tennis schedule. I have been using an app on my phone to force myself out. Turns out, I actually love to […]

Go All Natural with Homemade Body Scrub and Homemade Linen Spray #NaturalGoodness #ad

Go All Natural with Homemade Body Scrub and Homemade Linen Spray

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NaturalGoodness #CollectiveBias GET $1.00 off ANY Tom’s of Maine product purchase at Walmart NOW! It does not take much to live a happy life. It takes loving those who love you, showing appreciation to yourself and others and exhibiting […]

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Travel

Plan Your Trip to Schlitterbahn Water Park NOW #BahnLove #spon

Plan Your Trip to Schlitterbahn Water Park NOW #BahnLove

**I am a USGFamilyGuide.com blogger. I will receive tickets to visit Schlitterbahn though all opinions are my own.** #BahnLove #sponsored WATCH THIS POST FOR A DEAL ON SCHLITTERBAHN COMING SOON!

Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa, a Perfect Getaway for Us

Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa, a Perfect Getaway for Us

**I received a compensated night and a free spa service in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own.** I packed the kids into the car and headed off on a grey day to the Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa. Spring Break was shaping up to be rainy and dreary so an escape […]

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Product Reviews

Tradewinds Jimmy Buffett Island Tea PLUS 2 WIN Swag Bags! #TeaTimeSomewhere

Tradewinds Jimmy Buffett Island Tea PLUS 2 WIN Swag Bags! #TeaTimeSomewhere

**This post is in partnership with Tradewinds Jimmy Buffett Island Tea. All opinions are my own.** #TeaTimeSomewhere I would say that I have discerning tea taste buds. After my morning coffee, I drink it all day every day. While I love flavored tea best, it has to be good, clean and with only a hint of […]

Cuisinart Smoothie Blender

WIN a Cuisinart Smoothie Blender and Bags of Kura Smoothie Powder

*A blog contributor, Ivette, for TheMommyChronicles.com received a Cuisinart and KURA samples for review. All her opinions are her own and not swayed by outside sources.* One of the challenges about being a diabetic is finding good sources of protein. You can only eat so much jerky, eggs and beans, you know? That’s why I […]

FurReal Friends Li'l Big Paws Review and Giveaway #PlayLikeHasbro

FurReal Friends Li’l Big Paws Review and Giveaway #PlayLikeHasbro

*I am a  proud #PlayLikeHasbro Mom and promise honest reviews for you!* One of my kid’s favorite games to date is Peek-A-Boo. Yes, even my 8 year old that is ‘so over’ mom still breaks out in laughter when I get her into a game! No matter how old you are, though, when a sweet […]

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