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Thank You, Nurses – Nominate a Nurse! #thankyounurses

From the moment I became pregnant with my first baby, Lucas, both Mike and I were filled with every emotion imaginable – love, joy, hope, excitement, nerves, and many more. We spent 9 months researching and planning for this little baby boy who would enter our lives. We wanted everything to be perfect – starting […]

Leave YOUR #Duckprint in the Fight Against Childhood Cancer

This post is sponsored by Aflac. I was compensated for writing it, but all opinions are 100% mine. The C-word. Cancer has become a word that is all too familiar to families around the world. In my circle of friends and family alone, I know dozens of people who have gotten cancer over the years. […]

Pampers Easy Ups Unboxing Video and Potty Training Tips

Potty training or underwear training is a rite of passage for parents and children. But, it’s important to know the tricks of the trade if you will. There are a few things that can make the transition from diapers to underwear a little bit easier. Watch the video below for a few tips and tricks I have […]

NEW Shimmer and Shine Glitter Filter #ShimmerandShineParty

Calling all genies! I’m so excited to announce that Shimmer and Shine has launched a new glitter filter that turns selfies of you and your child into a sparkly surprise. Amelia and I tried it and can’t get enough!   It’s so cute and so simple to do. Just text SHIMMER to 91757 to get […]

Celebrating NEW Shimmer & Shine Toys with a Party #ShimmerandShineParty

Amelia is a 3-year old little girl who does not like dolls. I’ve tried to get her to play with all sorts of dolls since she was a baby, but they’ve ALL been a no go until recently. She started watching the hit Nickelodeon show Shimmer and Shine and now she can’t get enough of […]

NEW Samsung Front Load AddWash Washing & Front Load Dryer Review

There are so many new fancy appliances on the market these days. Many of them are loaded with technology to the point where you ask, “Why do I need it to do that?” Recently I got the chance to check out the brand new Samsung Front Load AddWash Washing Machine and Front Load Dryer. Let me tell you, […]

Affordable & Adorable Kids’ Spring Fashion Line #MixAndMatchValue #Garanimals

Kids go through clothes at warp speed. From babyhood to around 6 or 7 years old, you have to buy kids new clothes every season because they literally outgrow last year’s wardrobe. At about 6 or 7 years old, Lucas’ clothing started fitting for longer periods, but it didn’t matter anyways because most of his clothes would […]

Walt Disney World is Not Just for Preschoolers – Tweens Love It Too! #DisneyTweens

As the years race by, it’s hard to realize how fast my first baby is growing up. Apparently, he is a tween. How did that happen? I guess I should have noticed the clues. The video games, the headphones attached to his neck, the newfound love for Top 40 hits, the desire to fit in or be […]

Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios Comes to Atlanta #Giveaway

Cirque du Soleil has become an annual fixture in Atlanta. It’s by far our favorite circus, and with a new and creative show each year, I always look forward to seeing what new ways they have found to awe the audience. Just this past weekend, Mike and I went to opening night of Cirque du […]

Super Cute, Super Simple Easter Bunny Cupcakes

The countdown to Easter Sunday has officially begun! As of tomorrow, there are only 26 days until the big day and we are busy planning the menu for our annual Jolly Easter Egg Hunt & Dinner. We typically host the entire family plus friends, which typically ends up being around 30+ guests…or more. It’s big […]