Toy Story 4 is Coming + Trailer

I’ve pretty much grown up with the Toy Story franchise. When we watched the first one in theaters, my family swore Pixar must’ve been spying on my brother when they created the Sid character. I mean, right down to the sleeping with his butt up in the air, they had nailed my brother’s irritating little

By |May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mess Fest @ Orlando Science Center May 18 & 19

My kids have been wanting to visit the Orlando Science Center for Mess Fest, so we’re pretty excited to check it out for the first time this weekend. My son’s birthday is tomorrow, so we’re planning to go on Sunday.  Mess Fest is back this year, featuring not only well-loved favorites, but also new activities

By |May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Let’s Spoil Mom Mother’s Day Giveaway- Ends 5-7-18

We have teamed up with Everything Mommyhood and a few other blogger friends to spoil one of our lucky readers with this Mother’s Day giveaway!

Whether you need to spoil your own mom or yourself, this is a great prize pack you can enter to win. Mother’s Day is one of those holidays that always seems to sneak

By |April 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|2 Comments

This Month #LightItUpBlue for Understanding and Acceptance

Disclosure: Element Associates compensates me as a Twitter Chat Consultant for this client. I am donating this post as part of a Bloggin’ Mamas social good campaign. All opinions expressed are my own. 

Since April is World Autism Month, I’ve decided to #LightItUpBlue with Autism Speaks to increase understanding and awareness of autism. This issue is

By |April 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Love is……

I received access to the Love is… StoryGIF app, in exchange for my honest thoughts. No additional compensation was received.  

In 5 days, my husband and I celebrate our 10 year anniversary. Being in a marriage, you enjoy many ups and overcome a ton of downs. Sometimes we forget to share those little messages of

By |March 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

My Pillow Pets Valentine’s Day Giveaway- Ends 2-26-17

My kids love their My Pillow Pets that we have at home. We got them from Walmart I believe, but you can find them in a variety of places. They are so adorable, and pull double duty as both a stuffed animal and pillow, which makes them even better for travel. My friend Lisa Lisa,

By |February 13th, 2017|Reviews & Giveaways, Uncategorized|3 Comments

Hallmark Keepsake It Twitter Party 12-5-16 at 9p ET

Disclosure: Sponsored Content and Twitter Party.


The holidays are the most magical time of year and a perfect opportunity to celebrate the people who make life special! But sometimes, perfect holiday memories come from the most imperfect moments. Whatever those moments may be, Hallmark wants to help you capture them for a lifetime with Keepsake Ornaments!


By |December 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Treat Yourself to a Skinnies™ Cocktail

Ever been to a family house party and your drink options included beer, vodka, rum and maybe tequila? Chances are the men in the group don’t like what they deem “girlie” or “fruity” drinks, so they force you to babysit your (non-lite) beer or down straight shots because they won’t buy flavored alcohol or even

By |August 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Love Your Flaws with KTB Swimwear

Some of you might remember that in April, #mymister and I got to visit Punta Cana sans kids because we won the stay at Hard Rock Punta Cana. Like many moms, I immediately thought about what I was going to wear on the trip; especially the bathing suit, because my body was not quite “bikini-ready”

By |August 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Shop With Your Heart

Unless you are vegan, you probably buy meat, eggs, or dairy at some point during the week/month/year. You have much more buying power than you probably even realize. By buying welfare-certified animal products, or more plant-based products, you send a strong message to food companies that you care about the treatment of farm animals.

Just an average-sized

By |July 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Intelligent Blends Father’s Day Giveaway- Ends 6-27-16


So we all know how much I love coffee (and my Keurig), but you may not know #mymister loves coffee too! So of course I’ve got a coffee mug in store for him this year, but it helps to have the coffee to go with it.

Looking for a gift that dad is sure to love

By |June 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|6 Comments

$100 Amazon Giftcard Giveaway- Ends 5-31-16

$100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway
Hosted by Tom’s Take On Things
Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare
We challenge you. Actually, UnitedHealthcare dares you to take a look at some of the better aspects of their service, in attempts of reaching out to those who might need a healthcare system that keeps those who are part of it in mind.

Completing the

By |May 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Lalaloopsy Giveaway- Ends 3-13-16

It’s been a big toy month in the Lopez household this month, so we were happy to partner with New Age Mama and some other awesome bloggers to bring you this Lalaloopsy giveaway. Dittles is a huge fan of Lalaloopsy, so I know she’d love to check this out herself. New Age Mama got a

By |February 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|4 Comments

Win a copy of Monkey Up- Ends 2-3-16- Five Winners!

I’ve always been a fan of the Air Bud series of movies. There’s just something about animal characters that just makes me happy. I’ve partnered with Conservamom and some other blogger friends to bring you a super cool giveaway, so you could win the movie for yourself.
Movie Synopsis:
Air Bud Entertainment, the creators of the beloved

By |January 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here’s a Good New Year’s Resolution


As a new year begins, many of us sit down and make a list of resolutions. Resolutions are sort of like goals you have for this year. Writing them down solidifies them, and helps you focus on achieving them. Another way to help you focus on achieving your goals is by visualizing them, via a

By |January 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Merry Times, Many Ways Twitter Party with Fannie May 12-8-15 at 9p ET


Join Blog­gin Mamas & Fannie May as we host the #FannieMay4Holidays Twit­ter Party on Tuesday, 12–8-15 at 9p EST/6pm PST!  We’ll be

Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Time: 9:00–10:00pm EST / 6:00–7:00pm PST

Hash­tag: #FannieMay4Holidays

Pre­sented by: @FMChocolate and @BlogginMamas

Mod­er­a­tors: Eng­lish– @HeLoEnterprises Span­ish– @BBabushka

Co-Hosts: @EnzasBargains, @ItsFreeAtLast, @savorysavings, @oopsimpregnant, @pinkninjablogg, @picklejars

History of Fannie May

The first Fannie May retail store was opened by H. Teller Archibald in 1920 at

By |December 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment