Star Wars Holiday Gift Guide

With the Star Wars: The Force Awakens opening in December this year, I thought it would be fun to put together a holiday gift guide for the Star Wars fan. While some of the items I bought myself, some of them were provided to me as a sample. No monetary compensation was received and all

By |November 30th, 2015|Specials|21 Comments

Featured Products & Giveaway: The Hometown All Stars- Ends 12-10-15

I am sharing this post as part of a collaboration with Bloggin’ Mamas and The Hometown All Stars. I received books and other items in exchange for my participation.  All opinions expressed are my own.  


In my house, we are always watching sports. Our favorites to watch are baseball and basketball, though we do catch

By |November 29th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|1 Comment

Featured Product: Glo Wubble


The other day, we featured the WubbleX and today, we are featuring the Glo Wubble. Like the original Wubble Bubble Ball, the Glo Wubble floats, wobbles, dribbles, spins, smashes. But, this Wubble Ball glows in the dark, making it fun for both day and night.  My kids love those bracelets and necklaces that glow in the

By |November 27th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|0 Comments

Featured Product: WubbleX


With the holidays fast approaching, I, like many moms, get into the shopping state of mind. I’ve been scouring the internet, circulars and even tv looking for things to buy for the kiddos, especially toys. Have you ever REALLY wanted something you saw on one of those “As Seen on TV” commercials? I definitely have.


By |November 25th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|1 Comment

National Adoption Month Awareness Giveaway- Ends 11-30-15

We are shar­ing this post as part of a Blog­gin’ Mamas Social Good Cam­paign, and were not com­pen­sated for doing so.


Bloggin’ Mamas is sponsoring this giveaway in support of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, AdoptUSKids, and the Ad Council. November is National Adoption Month and they are encouraging prospective parents to adopt

By |November 23rd, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways, Social Good|0 Comments

Random Acts Of Kindness Awareness Giveaway- Ends 12-5-15

We are shar­ing this post as part of a Blog­gin’ Mamas Social Good Cam­paign, and were not com­pen­sated for doing so.


Bloggin’ Mamas is sponsoring this giveaway in support of the Ad Council and the AARP & helping to raise awareness of the Caregiver Assistance campaign. November is National Family Caregivers month, and the Random Acts

By |November 22nd, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways, Social Good|1 Comment

Step2 Home Depot Giveaway- Ends 12-2-15

This giveaway is hosted by Housewife on a Mission
and sponsored by Step2
Do you have a little construction worker or carpenter at home? The Step2 Home Depot Pro Play Workshop & Utility Bench is the ultimate dream toy for any child who loves to play with toy tools and work with hands! This toy comes with

By |November 18th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|0 Comments

Van’s Healthy Habits Giveaway- Ends 11-30-15

This is the time of year when things can get a little bit hectic. Fall commitments are in full swing and days are shorter – in what seems like more ways than one. Add in a quickly approaching holiday season, and it can seem impossible to get everything done.

With a little planning, and time management

By |November 17th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|1 Comment

Making Home Affordable: Foreclosure Assistance

A few years ago, #mymister and I were going to close on a house. We had put down a deposit, our offer was accepted, and we had a closing date. But, something told us things were not right. We started looking at the value of the house and seeing it was dropping by 2K a

By |November 15th, 2015|Social Good|0 Comments

Win a Little Vintage Indian Motorcycle- Ends 11-125-15


Growing up, my dad always had motorcycles. I have pictures of me traveling with him via motorcycle to Super Sunday at Marcus Dairy in CT, AMJAM in upstate NY, and various Blue Knights meetings. We even joined up with my uncle and I’ve gone to Daytona Bike Week. My dad still has racked up quite

By |November 13th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|0 Comments

VitaClay’s Healthy Cooking Giveaway- Ends 11-25-15

Welcome to the
Healthy Cooking with VitaClay Sweepstakes
Organized by Budget Earth
Sponsored by VitaClay


We’ve been on a healthy kick at home for the past few months. We are always looking to opt for healthier versions of everything from bread to cheese, and even swapping ground beef with ground turkey. Our friends from Budget Earth shared with us the

By |November 10th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways|1 Comment

Peanuts is Back and in 3D + Interview

Admit it, you’ve felt like Charlie Brown once or twice in your life. (You know, constantly losing and having things go wrong, but always ending up on top thanks to good friends?) So as you sit in your seat at the movie theater this week, you will feel your childhood memories flooding back while you

By |November 8th, 2015|Movies|0 Comments

I’m a Miami Auto Show Ambassador & Join Me For a Twitter Party!

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I am always checking out new cars and driving them on roadtrips for my family travel blog. That’s why She Buys Cars reached out to me to become a Miami International Show Ambassador.

If you are not familiar with the Miami International Auto Show, it’s a large-scale

By |November 8th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways, Twitter Parties|0 Comments

Starting Is Believing Chat with Florida Prepaid



#StartingIsBelieving Twit­ter Chat

Join Blog­gin Mamas & Florida Prepaid as we host the #StartingIsBelieving Twit­ter Chat on Tues­day, 11/10/15 at 9p EST! Join us as we discuss saving for your child’s future using Florida Prepaid College Savings Plans, as well as the open enrollment period taking place right now. There will be some prizes and also we’ll tell

By |November 6th, 2015|Twitter Parties|0 Comments

Giveaway: Fire Safety Awareness with Smokey Bear- $100 Amazon GC- Ends 11-19-15

We are shar­ing this post as part of a Blog­gin’ Mamas Social Good Cam­paign, and were not com­pen­sated for doing so.


Blog­gin’ Mamas is spon­sor­ing this give­away in sup­port of the Ad Coun­cil, the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters and sharing the importance of preventing wildfires.
Get Your Smokey Mask!
The sad truth is that

By |November 5th, 2015|Reviews & Giveaways, Social Good|4 Comments

New Stars Wars: The Force Awakens Movie Posters

As the new movie approaches (next month), we get even more and more excited to watch it! Here’s the latest batch of movie posters showcasing individual characters.

Kylo Ren

With much speculation as to the real person behind Kylo Ren, this poster reveals little beyond the fact the the mask is inspired by Darth Vader, whom he

By |November 4th, 2015|Movies|0 Comments