Avengers: Age of Ultron – A Must See!

Disclosure: I was given the opportunity to review this movie in exchange for two tickets to the premier showing of Avengers: Age of Ultron. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions Guides Concerning the Use of Testimonials and Endorsements in Advertising....
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Ended: Ultimate Homemaking Bundle

This email contains affiliate links. That means if you make a purchase, I earn a small commission. I’m only an affiliate for companies I trust and/or purchase from myself. While this does not cost you anything, it does garner my heartfelt thanks. By popular demand,...
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Sleep and Fatigue

Nature’s Sleep is having a promotion! Use the code BEARS50 to get 50% off the entire site as well as free shipping. I am saving up for one of their fabulous mattresses. Hopefully it won’t take too much longer as our mattress is getting old....
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Ended: Uh Oh Bands Giveaway

Welcome to the Uh Oh Bands Giveaway Hosted by: SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways Sponsored by: Uh Oh Bands Our simple, intuitive design uses the international symbol for first aid to send out a quick “call to action” to “call my mommy”.  All you do...
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$25 Giftgard Giveaway

Welcome to the Green Giant’s “Raise A Giant” Anti-Bullying Campaign & $25 Visa GC Giveaway Hosted by: SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways Sponsored by: Green Giant’s “Raise A Giant” Anti-Bullying Campaign #MyBlogSpark Green Giant knows it takes a lot more to raise a healthy child...
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Kidecals – Personalized Kids Name Labels

*Disclosure: I received free product in return for this post. Kidecals are a great, new, waterproof label for all your kids stuff. With summer on the way we have swimming at the Y, Day Camps, travel to see family and friends and a host of...
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#Sponsored ICE Blackbox App

*I was asked to review this product and received the app for free as well as payment for this post. As always, the views and opinions expressed are my own, and I would never recommend a product that I did not support and enjoy. ICE...
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Friday Night Fun!

My goal is to blog daily, but I’m still working on that. We’ve had a rough marriage with a pattern of medical and then financial difficulties. I am very hopeful that we are starting to see the light at the end of that tunnel, and...
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Quarantined

I have been under quarantine. My son caught the flu, then got an upper respiratory infection, and then the stomach flu. Lucky me. Then, because I am special, I caught everything he had. Two emergency room visits, several doctor’s appointments, and one Quick Care visit...
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2013 Goals

Rather than overwhelm myself with a years worth of goals, I am going to go month by month, and hold myself accountable via the blog. I divide my goals into categories, and usually like to have a written plan in my planner, and set deadlines,...
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New Year fun with Gutzy Gear

Gutzy Gear My son was thrilled to be able to share Gutzy Gear with his entire second grade class. Because the class is so large, we had the kids play a few games to earn patches, and when they all had two, they got to...
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Birthdays and Giveaways

Today was my son’s birthday party. We played with Legos. It was the easiest party ever. Legos, cake, and presents. They all had a blast and my son is overjoyed with all his new Lego sets. His Aspergers makes him obsessed with Legos, so today...
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Dreams

Most children have many roles and things that they want to be when they grow up. I was unique in that mine never changed. I had contingency plans, but all I ever dreamed of and wanted was to have 12 kids and live on a...
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Life Can Be Hard

I have been avoiding the internet, blogging, and all things online for the past week or so. I have touched in with facebook, and occasionally made sure I didn’t have any important e-mails pending, but mostly I have gone off the grid. I have also...
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Real Kids Shades Review

This fall we were the lucky recipients of some amazing sunglasses for my son. His Real Kids Shades are a great fit, stylish, and durable, which is their most attractive feature. I love the wrap-around band, and that they protect him from both UVA and...
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Family Finances

I married a school teacher. I knew we would never be rich, and that we would always have to buy supplies for his students. I knew that we would live a simple life. I knew that he loved children and so did I, and teaching...
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Kelly Kits – Fun for the whole family :)

Kelly Kits encourage art play using a wide variety of creative tools & materials beyond what coloring books can offer. The Original Kelly Kit comes complete with one set of five unique activities that cover the five art disciplines: painting, drawing, sculpting, printmaking, & collage....
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*Ended Win Perplexus 3D Maze

This Giveaway is done by SaraLee’s Deals Steals & Giveaways I had the joy of reviewing the Perplexus Original 3D maze and you can see my review here. The people with the Perplexus Original 3D maze liked my review and are letting me do a...
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Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz is a national company that teaches children pre-k to high school through Lego’s and Duplos. They offer summer camps, school programs, birthday parties and more. My husband is working there this summer, and I think I was just hired as a social...
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Team Mommies

Mommies Point of View found at https://www.teammommiespr.com is my new blogging network. I am thrilled to be part of their group, and amazed at their professionalism. Busy Brandi just did an amazing logo, banner and other features for the blog Mommies Point of View. She did...
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Helping Boys Read

My son loves to read, and is at the top of his first grade class. I would estimate that he is reading at a 3rd or 4th grade level. He has accomplished this stunning feat this year, thanks to good teachers, and some careful strategies...
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Mom’s Meet Ambassador

I am a new Mom’s Meet Ambassador. It is a great excuse to get together with other mom friends, and we get to try new products. I also joined Martha Stewart Living‘s community and applied to be a blogger with them, and joined Chiquita mom’s....
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Mother’s Day

Today was a wonderful day. I got breakfast in bed, mini roses, and chocolate. What’s not to love. My husband dealt with the rowdy 7-year-old, who we forgot to give his ADHD meds to, and I slept a wonderful sleep where I saved the community...
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New Adventures

I had a blog for Multiple Sclerosis, but now it seems they’ve found yet another diagnosis for my maddening and wildly varied symptoms. I am happy for a more unifying diagnosis, but have been through this process far too many times. I need to find...
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Avengers!

I had the rare and amazing opportunity to see Avengers on its’ preview night, in IMAX 3D. It was amazing, and I talked about it so much, I made my family irritated. Then they went, and now they can’t stop talking about it. We loved...
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