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Good Dog Restaurant Chattanooga Tennessee @eatatgooddog

Located just a short drive from the aquarium, this Chattanooga restaurant provides a family-friendly menu and environment that will make you want to "sit, stay, eat." Good Dog serves such a dazzling variety of hot dog, bratwurst, and sausage combinations that I had a hard time choosing just one. The Fajita Dog with jalapenos, grilled onions and … [Read More...]

9 Ideas for a fun beach party theme

Beach Party Theme

Our MOPS group kicked off its first meeting last week. Since this year's theme is "Plunge In," the ladies came up with a beach party theme that was put together so well. Where did they come up with all these beach party ideas? While I was excited to reconnect with friends and see some new faces, my camera was mostly pointed at the food!  I couldn't … [Read More...]

cake pop disaster

Cake Pop #Fail

Today kids, we're going to learn how to make cake pops. *snort* My friend Lexi and I decided to attempt them together. Actually I decided to make cake pops and wreck her kitchen to do it. Details, details. Everything started off fine. Her husband even came in at this point in the process, stole sampled a pop, and told us to stop whatever we … [Read More...]

halo safe sleep

Halo Crib Set Giveaway #babygifts – Ends 9/24

With the American Academy of Pediatrics now saying "no" to crib bumpers, HALO Innovations has introduced its own Safe Sleep Crib SetTM designed to create an attractive and safe sleep environment for babies. The five-piece HALO Safe Sleep Crib Set consists of a HALO SleepSack wearable blanket, SleepSack Swaddle, both in 100% cotton; two … [Read More...]


$50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 9/13

Summertime is over, back-to-school season is here, and do you realize that Christmas is only a few months away? Who could use an extra $50 to help out with expenses this fall? Thanks to La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre one reader will receive a $50 Visa gift card to spend!  Maybe you'll spend it on groceries or put it in the gas tank for all that … [Read More...]

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Leading Lady Nursing Bra Review

Leading Lady is a premiere intimate apparel company dedicated to creating comfortably functional, remarkably affordable, stylish and easy-to-wear bras, camis and sleepwear. A family owned and operated business, Leading Lady has been expertly tailoring nursing and full figure bras for top brands and retailers across North America for more than 70 … [Read More...]

hawaiian style sliders sandwiches

Hawaiian-Style Game Day Sliders

Football season is gearing up! That's cause for big excitement down South where college football is practically a religion. If you're a transplant from another part of the country one of the first thing locals will ask when getting to know you is "What team are you for?" Around here answer must be Alabama or Auburn. Go Vols is sometimes acceptable. … [Read More...]

beyond bedding crib set

Beyond Bedding Giveaway #babygifts – Ends 9/24

  The 9pc Kaylee baby bedding collection by JoJO Designs from Beyond Bedding creates a stunning boutique setting for your little fashionista. This designer girl crib bedding set uses a sensational collection of JoJO Designs exclusive 100% Cotton fabrics paired with plush Minky fabrics. It boasts a black and white scroll print, a bold designer … [Read More...]


Mystery Baby will be here soon!

Last week was a big day for us as we had our first and only ultrasound this pregnancy and dropped off birthing and baby supplies at the birth house. The birth house is lovely and I'm looking forward to having a peaceful place to deliver. Hubs  is getting quite handy with the camera, don't you think? We're thankful for a healthy, head-down baby … [Read More...]

MMA Elite men's shirt Walmart

MMAElite Apparel at Walmart#ShopMMAElite

Several years ago some friends of our introduced us to the world of mixed martial arts. Hubs became quite the fan and it's one sport (besides college football) that I don't mind watching with him. What's the appeal? Besides the shirtless, muscled men (wink) I enjoy that there's never a dull moment when watching a fight. You don't have time to get … [Read More...]

kid's water table

#summerwithsears and a $25 Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 8/31

Since our home isn't built on a slab, we don't have a patio. To make a place for us to enjoy the back yard this summer, Hubs recently built a small covered deck off the back of our house. All three of us have really enjoyed using it this summer. Mommy and Daddy have enjoyed the hot tub and Sweet T has enjoyed playing with her water table. I … [Read More...]


$100 Honest Company Gift Card Giveaway from @EmblyInc – Ends 8/29

As a gift-giver and receiver, I'm all about the gift card. Some may complain that they just aren't personal enough, but what could be better than knowing the recipient of your gift will be getting exactly what they want? That sounds like a pretty personal gift to me. I trust there's no need to point out the benefits of receiving a gift card for … [Read More...]

A World Without Magnets

Magnets play a huge part in today's life, bigger than you might think because normally, you can't see them. Take a glance at your kitchen applicances for example! Even the amount of appliances in your home don't scratch the surface as to how magnets actually impact our lives. The next time you step outside (or inside!), think about all the … [Read More...]

2012 Kia Rio

2012 Kia Rio Review @KMA_PR

Sweet T and I took a short weekend road trip by ourselves last weekend and had the opportunity to drive a 2012 Kia Rio SX for our 2 1/2 hour journey. The car was fully loaded (SX) which made for a luxurious drive for mama! The Rio is a compact car and Kia has done wonders with the use of space while still allowing driver's to enjoy 40hwy/30city … [Read More...]