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Baby Etiquette and RSV Prevention

Now that Sweet T is a toddler I have to worry more about her picking up germs from the nasty things she handles than I do from contact with strangers. How well I remember the days when everyone at the grocery store, bank, or restaurant wanted to "ooh" and "ahh" while touching her hands or cheek (often contact was made before I was fast enough to … [Read More...]

Cuisinart Hand Blender Giveaway

I have a quick and easy Rafflecopter giveaway to share with my foodie friends. Follow the instructions below to enter to win a Cuisinart Hand Blender courtesy of Kitchen Blossom. Good luck and let me know if you win! (view more details on this prize) a KitchenBlossom giveaway powered by Rafflecopter You need javascript enabled to see … [Read More...]

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Inspirational Parenting Quotes

Some are funny, some profound: either way I hope you enjoy this potpourri of parenting quotes!   … [Read More...]

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Miracle-Gro Expand ‘n Gro Concentrated Planting Mix

This post brought to you by Scotts®. All opinions are 100% mine. It seems like every year I start vegetable gardening earlier and earlier. With March temperatures already in the low 80s it's no wonder! Already I've potted a batch of cherry tomato seedlings that died within a week of being placed in the cold frame, probably because I didn't water … [Read More...]

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Jacqui Stafford Scarf Giveaway – Ends 4/4

Winner: Laura G. Happy March 21st...or 3/21..or 3-2-1. Get it? In honor of the date, how about a fun Slim Fast giveaway? One Sweet T Makes Three reader will receive a Jacqui Stafford scarf that is great for spring and the perfect way to accessorize for your WOW moment. Color will be randomly chosen by Slim-Fast from the scarves … [Read More...]

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belVita Breakfast Biscuits Review

If you follow Sweet T Makes Three on Facebook, you know that I've been eating belVita for breakfast over the past week. Until this campaign I'd never heard of belVita Breakfast Biscuits (Hubs had thanks to their funny TV commercial!) and I'm so happy I got the opportunity to discover these delicious, nutritious treats. For the purpose of this … [Read More...]

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Sweet T Makes Three…and one more makes four!

We're expecting baby #2 in September! Considering Sweet T pitches a fit when I show attention to a cat or a small dog this will be quite an adjustment for her. Eventually though I think she'll make a great big sister. ;) … [Read More...]

New Nopalea Ultra!

What is Nopalea? Nopalea (No-pah lay’uh) is a delicious wellness drink derived from the fruit of the Nopal cactus. The healing properties of the Nopal cactus have been relied on for centuries by native peoples, and they’re now available in Nopalea. Each 32–ounce bottle of Nopalea brims with the health benefits of the Nopal fruit. Do you or … [Read More...]

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Sock Bun Curls Tutorial

Sock Bun Curls A Sock Bun Curls tutorial has been making the rounds on Pinterest and though skeptical, I decided to give it a go. I can't believe it actually worked! Hubs took a "before" sock bun curls picture of my hair: And here's the after picture of my sock bun curls I had to take myself the next morning. I couldn't believe it! My hair … [Read More...]

$50 American Express Giveaway from Slim-Fast – Ends 3/31 #VowtoWow

Winner: Rebecca S. Here we are in mid-March. How are your New Year's resolutions holding up? If you're like many Americans, weight lost was at the top of your list, and the Slim-Fast 3-2-1 system makes it easy to stay on track! If you didn't win the first American Express giveaway, Slim-Fast is coming to the rescue! They'd like to offer one … [Read More...]


Sunday Morning Smiles

"Mama!" "Come in here sweetie. Mommy's getting dressed." "Maaamaaa!" "I'm in here!" "Maaaamaaa! Poo-poo!" "Come in here so I can change it." "MaaaaaaaaaMaaaaaaa!!!!" She was waddling her way to me (no poo-poo thankfully) and instead of putting her out of her misery I laughed and took a picture.  And yes, that's a Christmas pajama top she's … [Read More...]

Guest Post: Create a Home Office/Guest Room

Space can be hard to come by, but that does not mean you wish to welcome friends and family any less. One way to provide cozy, comfortable quarters without sacrificing an entire room full time is to turn one bedroom into a guest bedroom and home office combination. Don’t worry; you can do this without investing a lot of time, energy or money. The … [Read More...]


Meaningful Beauty Test Drive Update

It's been nearly a month since I started using the Meaningful Beauty skin care system. I found the routine surprisingly simple to incorporate into my day both morning and evening, even with a little one to care for. Maybe because as a busy mom, taking time out to care for my skin made me feel so pampered! As I mention in my previous … [Read More...]

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Mini S’mores Cheesecakes

Mini S'mores Cheesecakes - Yield 18 Crust 2 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 stick melted butter Filling 1 1/2 8oz packages softened cream cheese 1 14oz can sweetened condensed milk 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 eggs 1 cup miniature marshmallows 1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips Topping 1/2 cup miniature … [Read More...]