Montessori: Map Work (Pre K Children’s Book)

Montessori Map Work Book

I really did not know much about Montessori education when we received a review copy of Montessori Map Work by Bobby and June George. This children's geography book introduces the Earth's continents and animals that live on them. I was curious to see what makes a book "Montessori." I have learned a little bit about what Montessori education is about, which helps me make sense of how things are presented in the Montessori Map Work book … [Read more...]

Little Tikes Builder’s Bay Sand and Water Table

Little Tikes Table

The Little Tikes Builder's Bay Sand and Water Table is multiple activity tables in one. The construction theme instantly appeals to kids, especially boys. One side is a water play table complete with a toy crane that swings around so kids can pretend to load the toy cargo holder (included). The other side is a sand table, featuring an attached digger with a handle that the kids can actually use to scoop and lift sand. This play table even comes … [Read more...]

Mineral Fusion vegan and natural makeup, nail polish and hair care

Mineral Fusion

When I hear the word "vegan," I think of a vegan diet, which I understand to mean does not include any animals or animal products. Mineral Fusion makeup and hair care products takes veganism beyond food and into personal care routines. You don't have to live a vegan lifestyle to enjoy the benefits of a vegan makeup and hair care routine. I love that Mineral Fusion products are eco-friendly and free of gluten, parabens, SLS, phthalates, … [Read more...]

Start Happy®! Back to School with Fruit of the Loom Free Undies + #TGIBTS $100 GC Giveaway

fruit of the loom #TGIBTS

This post brought to you by Fruit of the Loom. All opinions are 100% mine. Every year, I think I can get our Back-To-School shopping done in just one shopping trip. But I always end up forgetting something important and needing to go back to the store. So here's my own little public service announcement: Make a shopping list. Add Fruit of the Loom® underwear to it! Walmart and Target have Bonus Packs - that means 3 FREE pairs of undies for the … [Read more...]

Upcycling Ideas for Tin Cans [CRAFT]: Colored Pencil Organizer

Homemade Teacher Gifts

This upcycled tin can pencil holder was inspired by this easy-to-make teacher gift idea I recently posted. I have been saving all our tin cans from soups, fruits and vegetables lately. And I have been looking for fun upcycling ideas. These cans are the perfect size to hold pens and pencils. I started out making them for back-to-school teacher gifts and quickly realized these could organize our pens and pencils at home, too. I will be making some … [Read more...]

Back to School with Norton 360 protection on all your devices

Norton 360

This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. Once my kids go back to school, they'll be back to using my computer for their homework assignments. It's more important than ever to be sure I have the best antivirus software to protect my PC from security threats. Norton 360 Multi-Device doesn't just protect my PC, it covers all my … [Read more...]

Walmart prices are unbeatable with the Savings Catcher


This is a sponsored blog post brought to you by Walmart. As always, the opinions expressed within the blog post are honest and based on my personal experiences with the Walmart Savings Catcher.  Have you ever bought something thinking you were getting a great deal, then almost immediately found it on sale for cheaper at another store? GRRRR!! It really irks me so bad when that happens to me. I like to shop around to find the lowest prices on … [Read more...]

5 Easy Home Maintenance Tasks You Can Do Yourself


I used to think that it took special training or skills to do most home maintenance tasks. My husband is the one who seems to know how to fix stuff, so I leave things like leaky toilets up to him. However, a problem arises when something around the house needs to be done and I don't want to wait for him to get around to it. Turns out, the solution to that problem is ME! I am learning that a lot of routine home care is easy to do without being a … [Read more...]

Add an Alaska Fishing Adventure to your Bucket List!

steamboat bay

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for the Waterfall Group. I received a gift basket and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. #WaterfallResort #SteamboatBay #MC  I spent eight years living in Alaska, and still have an Alaskan Bucket List a mile long. There are so many ways to experience Alaska. One of the things I would love to do is go on a guided fishing trip to one of the most … [Read more...]