8 Tips for Summer Gardening Fun With Kids


Getting outside is a great way to enjoy the summer. If you did some planting in the spring, your vegetables are probably ripe and ready for picking. If you're just getting started, there's still plenty of time left to have some fun in the garden with your kids. Try these 8 tips to keep it productive, educational and enjoyable. 1. Invest in some gloves. It's all right to get dirty, but gardening gloves are more about protection from stickers, … [Read more...]

How To Avoid Sunburns on Babies & Small Children {Aveeno Baby Sunscreen Review}

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Ahhh...Summertime.  The best time of year for being active and outside.  Sunny days and BBQ's, afternoons at the beach and time spend as a family.  It's really hard to top summer.  Though,  there is one bad thing that can accompany too much time in the sun....Sunburns.  If you grew up in the 80's, it's likely that you've had a few burns that brought you to tears, I know I have!  But that was before the time of sunscreen.  Now we're better … [Read more...]

Join The P&G #CleanWater Photo Challenge


Earlier this year I shared with you the P&G Children’s Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) program and how it helps provide clean drinking water to people in need through a water purifying technology developed by P&G. One small P&G purification packet quickly turns 10 litres of dirty, potentially deadly water into clean, drinkable water. So far, more than seven billion litres of clean drinking water have been provided by humanitarian … [Read more...]

Get Your Granny Panties Ready! It’s A #Stayfree Twitter Party


We've all got at least one pair.  You know, the ones tucked so far back in your underwear drawer that you have to reach elbow deep to find them.  Yea!  Those ones!  The ones featuring more fabric than your latest bathing suite.  It is time to retire the granny panties, and we're all going to do it together....Twitter Party Style! The Details When: July 23rd at 9 pm ET - 10:15 pm ET. Where: Twitter! Be sure to follow the #Stayfree … [Read more...]

The Orajel Is In The Toothpaste Aisle

I have always been a bit of a procrastor.   I can put things off like it's nobody's business.  Only, I usually end up sabotaging myself in the process.  Like this winter, I ran out of oil...at least eight times.  At no given time did I have the oil truck come to my house before running out of it in the first place.  A glutton for punishment I guess. So when my husband and I decided that now was a good time for him to change careers I should … [Read more...]

The Official Snack Of Everything – Protinis {Giveaway}


Summer is the time for being on the go 24/7.  Going for here to there, this place to that, without a care in the world.  Enjoying the fact that we don't have to wear layer after layer to keep warm, or turn up the heat.  It is the time of year when life gets a little bit easier. But being on the go so often can change our eating habits.  We find ourselves eating out more often.  Maybe chosing foods that aren't the best for our diets.  But it … [Read more...]

How Do You Eat Your Peanut Butter Cheerios? {Giveaway}

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They're back!   Last year you got a taste of the new Peanut Butter Cheerios, but now they're back, and they're here to stay!  So I want to know, How Do You Eat Your Peanut Butter Cheerios?  Eating is just the end goal.  The in-between is the fun part.  I encourage you (and your kids) to play with your food!  Peanut Butter Cheerios can be a fabulous learning tool and toy, all at the same time!  The best part, clean up is a breeze...just … [Read more...]

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