Make Gift Giving Easy with Best buy

Make Gift Giving Easy with Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. August is a crazy birthday month for me. With so many birthdays to celebrate, it’s hard to come up with gift ideas.  But I just found a way to come… Read More »

Best Ways To Stay Healthy As Kids Go Back To School

Keep Kids Healthy As They Go Back To School

This post was sponsored by GOJO Industries, the makers of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience. Summer is winding down quickly and children across the nation are already starting to head back to school. During this time, many parents find themselves worrying about how to keep kids… Read More »

Pork Chops

Pork Chops: A Great Source of Protein

This is a sponsored post for the National Pork Board, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Growing up I always heard that eating pork would lead to weight gain.  It’s something I heard a lot and it became ingrained in me, so it came as a shock to me when I heard that… Read More »

YouTube

The New YouTube App For Kids Is A Parent Favorite

Anyone who has ever perused YouTube knows that it can be a mishmash of funny, inspirational or downright explicit videos. While there are many great educational and entertaining videos for kids, there are some pieces of content that some parents may find objectionable. Because of this, YouTube is one of many websites that I do… Read More »

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Why Homewood Suites Manhattan Is GREAT For Families

Disclosure: My stay was provided complimentary courtesy of Homewood Suites. All opinions expressed are my own. Whether you are making your first trip to New York City or you are anxiously planning your return, finding the right place to stay with your family can be a difficult goal. You need someplace to relax in luxury… Read More »

Vacationing in Akumal Bay in the Riviera Maya

Vacationing in The Riviera Maya Mexico

We are no strangers to Mexico, and have visited Los Cabos many times, but this year, we decided to visit a different region and set our sights on the Riviera Maya region.  Nestled in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo’s Caribbean coastline, the Riviera Maya is a real natural gem that boasts the second longest… Read More »

Back to School Transition

Smart Back To School Transition Tips For Parents

Starting a new school year can be tough. If you want to make the transition easier, try to follow these back to school transition tips for parents. Start Early One of the best ways to make a successful school year transition is to start your  shopping early. Most parents rush to get school supplies just… Read More »