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Mobile Mishaps $40 Amazon OR iTunes giveaway – Ends 8/27

Winner: Tyler M. Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Asurion. I have a toddler, therefore I have had a cell phone mishap. With baby #2 on the way I'm sure it won't be the last one either! Want to hear my story? This: Plus this: Equals Mommy and Daddy trying every trick in the book to resurrect the wet phone. We … [Read More...]

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Sweet T Turns Two! {Blue Bunny Giveaway Ends 8/20}

Winner: Angela W. Sweet T celebrated her second birthday with Blue Bunny and a certain blue donkey. It's no secret that she loves Eeyore. It was one of her first words (before mommy and daddy even!) We had a hard time finding Eeyore party supplies since Pooh seems to take center stage in the Hundred Acre Woods so we had to get creative. The custom … [Read More...]

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How to Fold a Towel Animal: Swan

The towel swan is one of the easiest towel animals to create. I like to make two and place them nose to nose on our guest bed whenever a couple comes to visit. You will need: 1 bath towel or sheet Sunglasses (optional) Step 1: Lay out the bath towel horizontally then fold the top two corners down to meet at the center Step 2: Press the … [Read More...]

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Procter & Gamble/Costco Prize Pack Giveaway – Ends 8/17

Winner: Emily N. Procter & Gamble invites you to celebrate and send off three-time Olympian and World Champion Water Polo Player Brenda Villa, as she and her mom, Rosario, head off to the London 2012 Olympic Games. P&G wants to remind us of important role that moms play in helping their children reach their full potential. As the Proud … [Read More...]

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Wittlebee Monthly Kid’s Clothing Club Review

Sweet T is 100% girl so it's no surprise she's taken a recent interest in fashion. It kind of goes with the territory when you aren't even 2 years old and will sit for a professional pedicure and leave you jewelry on all day (she got all that girly fru-fru from her dad's sisters and mom, but I don't mind.) How does Wittlebee work? Fill Out … [Read More...]

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Pork Schnitzel Recipe

Before Sweet T came along, grocery shopping was a little different. I actually took the time to stop at the kiosks, see what the attendants were cooking, sample the food, and maybe even try the recipe out for myself at home. Now that grocery shopping is a sprint to the checkout with a toddler in tow, I'm glad I took the time to discover this Publix … [Read More...]

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Bella Materna Nursing Bra Giveaway – Ends 8/14

Winner: Christina C. Most women understand the importance of a good bra that fits well. During pregnancy and breastfeeding it's even more important to have quality bras to wear. After all, your breasts are now functional (besides their other use, ladies ;)) and seemingly ever-changing. My breasts like to go up a cup size overnight once I'm … [Read More...]


One Step Ahead GoPod Portable Activity Center Giveaway – Ends 8/13

Winner: Linda T. "Wrangling" not one but two children is going to be a new experience for me! When Sweet T was little and I needed to go outdoors to garden or hang clothes on the line I'd often just lay out a blanket or activity center mat for her depending on her age at the time. This worked fine, but she grew bored around the scooting stage … [Read More...]

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Top Secret Maternity #Giveaway – Ends 8/12

The great breastfeeding debate is probably here to stay. Breast milk vs. formula, nursing in public vs. private: it seems everyone has an opinion. I can honestly say I don't care what you do when it comes to feeding your child, but my personal preference is to nurse modestly in public. A tank (or singlet) from Top Secret Maternity will help me do … [Read More...]

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The Little Bee Co. Cloth Diaper Giveaway – Ends 8/11

Winner: Nikole H. Sweet T and I received a one-size Bee Changed microsuede pocket diaper in Sweet' Tush Flower for the purpose of this review. If baby #2 is a boy he's just going to have a pretty diaper! I liked the pattern too much to resist. We also got to try out a 10 load sampler of Bee Clean Laundry Detergent by Redemption Soap so that's … [Read More...]

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Inspirational Quotes about Friendship

True friends are few and far between. I'm blessed to have several people in my life whom I consider true friends. I just wish they didn't all live so many miles away! Thank goodness for technology, right? Most are simply a text message or email away. I hope this collection of inspirational quotes encourages you to pick up the phone, write a letter, … [Read More...]


BabyMamma Prenatal Vitamins Giveaway – Ends 8/10

Winner: Amanda A. Pregnant or not I've always had to be careful when taking vitamins. I still remember the horrible nausea that came at age 13 when I took a multivitamin while my breakfast was warming. Big mistake! So I now know better than to take a vitamin on an empty stomach, but while I'm pregnant it goes a even further. I typically can't … [Read More...]

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New York Style Bagel Crisps

I've enjoyed New York Style Bagel Crisps since I was a child. I can remember mom letting choose the flavor if I went shopping with her and I always picked Roasted Garlic! Some things never change and that is still my favorite flavor of New York Style Bagel Crisp. As an adult I've discovered hummus though and how yummy it can be with a bagel crisp. … [Read More...]

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Twotara Reversible Infant Clothing Giveaway – Ends 8/9

Winner: Beth R. In this age of early gender predictions and  4D ultrasounds, sometimes I feel like we're the only ones who aren't finding out the gender of our baby before the birth. While it may seem that way, in actuality 40% of expectant parents are on "team green" with us! Even the nickname for a surprise birth indicates gender-neutral … [Read More...]