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KidCo TravelPod (08/15)


Disclosure: The TravelPod featured below was provided compliments of KidCo. One thing I have learned living in an RV is just because I don't have a ton of space, does not mean I have to sacrifice quality and comfort when it comes to baby gear. There are so many different baby gear products on the market made for small spaces and the KidCo TravelPod is currently one of our favorites. The TravelPod is one of the lightest play yards I have ever used, at just over 10lbs. It is recommended for children up to three years of age, or 37 inches. I found the sleep area to be larger than normal, and appreciated that I could use a normal pack and play sheet on the bottom. It fit in our large bunk room no problem. The mesh sides kept airflow going and allowed me to see Caleb from all sides. It also allows him to see out all sides, which keeps him … [Read more...]

July 19th is National Ice Cream Day


Not that I need an excuse to eat ice cream, but this weekend I will be chowing down! Why? Well because Sunday, July 19 is National Ice Cream Day  of course! Unilever Ice Cream – which includes Breyers, Good Humor, Klondike, MAGNUM Ice Cream , Fruttare and Popsicle – offers a wide range of products and flavors that range from refreshing to indulgent. If your looking for a way to celebrate with me than check out all these options for the person who loves… -          Salty and Sweet: Klondike Caramel Pretzel, MAGNUM Double Peanut Butter, and MAGNUM Almond and are just a few which master the timeless combination. -          Mint and Chocolate: Some of the new varieties in 2015 include Good Humor Girl Scouts Thin Mints Bar, Breyers Gelato Indulgences Mint Chocolate, and Klondike Mint Fudge Cookie Kandy Bar.  -          Fruity … [Read more...]

Schwinn Dart Boys’ Bike


Disclosure: This post brought to you by LBox. I realized at the start of this summer that Ethan would need a new bike. His 16 inch bike, that came with training wheels had served him well for a few years and was really showing it's age from all the spills he took learning to ride. So him and I ventured out together to find the perfect one for him that was affordable, stylish and reliable. I knew for sure we wanted a Schwinn. Schwinn was established in 1895 and is America’s oldest bike brand, I even owned one when I was a child. Plus they offer a limited lifetime warranty for as long as you own the bike. Our local Walmart has a pretty huge bike section. The first, and only bike Ethan tried was the 20 inch Schwinn Dart. He fit on it like a glove and I was overly impressed with the price tag (only $98.87!) The Dart features both hand … [Read more...]

Never Use A Normal Belt Again With Trakline!

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Disclosure: This post brought to you by Kore Essentials. Goodbye belt holes, hello Trakline! If your looking for the best fitting belt you will ever own, look no further.Each Trackline belt features a hidden track that sewn into the back of the leather belt, that offers over 40 sizing positions, in 1/4" clicks! This makes Trakline 8X's more adjustable than regular five hole belts. The unique, automatic buckles - designed in the USA by Kore - use a sleek, spring-loaded caliber mechanism that is super simple to adjust and easier than any other ratchet belt on the market. The result is a a precise, comfortable fit, that snugs to your exact waist size every time, no matter what you ate for lunch. A standard sized leather belts will fit waists 24” - 44” and the XL Black will fit up to 54".  To get your perfect all you have to do is … [Read more...]

Make The Most Of Spring Cleaning!

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Disclosure: This post brought to you by Keter! Spring is here mommas and you know what that means! Time to clean, organize and declutter! Here are a few of the things I plan do to this year to make spring cleaning a bit easier for me this year. Make A List: I find that if I make a list and then actually stick to it I get way more done. When we put away the Christmas decorations I always take note of what needs to come out of our storage room, what needs to be sold at a yard sale and what can be donated. When spring cleaning starts I simply find what's on the list and take care of it! Baskets, Bins and Buckets: Theres no better way to organize stuff inside your home than the three B's! I plan to buy a ton of bins and organize all the kids clothes by size so when the next child fits that size I can just pull the bin out and I have … [Read more...]

Our Generation Arabian Horse


Disclosure: The horse below was sent compliments of Our Generation. Carlee got her first 'big girl' doll last Christmas. Since then we have slowly been adding to her collection. Most recently, a horse and stable. We wanted quality and affordability, so we turned to Our Generation. The Our Generation Arabian Horse is the perfect pet and companion for her doll! The Arabian Horse is the perfect addition to any 18 inch doll collectors collection. In the box along with the horse you get a saddle, a bridle, a horse blanket, a saddle pad, a brush, a grooming mitten, a box of horse treats in a box, a bag of horse treats and a horse show ribbon which makes pretend play even easier! I found that all the accessories were easy to use and high quality, which I honestly didn't expect. Even my 6 year old was able to easily get them on and off with … [Read more...]

QuickFlics: Never Lose A Photo Again


Disclosure: This post brought to you by QuickFlics. I have a DSLR camera. A really nice DSLR camera. However the thing is so big and bulky I rarely use it to take every day pictures. Some of my most treasured photos are stored on my smart phone. The other day, I had a moment of panic when I thought I lost my phone. All those precious memories- gone! All those irreplaceable photos- gone! I never backed them up. I never thought I needed to and to be honest I have no idea how to back up phone pictures- till now! With the QuickFlics app, organizing, archiving, and sharing your life on a smart, custom flash drive or DVD is as simple as just a few taps on your smartphone or tablet. All you have to do is download the free QuickFlics app in the iTunes or Google Play app store and start your QuickFlics account. Then upload all your favorite … [Read more...]