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Coca-Cola Family Night #giveaway – Ends 10/14

I come from a family of big game players. Some of my fondest childhood memories include playing Candy Land and Cootie with my mom, Uno with my grandfather, Battleship and Yahtzee with my dad, and Connect Four with friends. I loved playing games in the evening with my parents, especially in the wintertime in front of our woodburning stove. Since it … [Read More...]


$500 Visa Gift Card #giveaway from Zui

Zui has a cool Facebook contest going on right now. They are giving away a $500 Visa gift card! With the holidays right around the corner I'm sure ya'll can use the extra $$ as much as I can. Click here or the image below to "like" Zui and enter to win. is a revolutionary search and exploration engine for kids ranging from 3 to 12 … [Read More...]


Kalahari Resort: Sandusky Ohio

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kalahari® Resorts for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The approach of cooler weather doesn't mean that summer fun has to end. America's largest indoor waterpark, is open for adventure no matter the season.  In addition to their outdoor waterpark, Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio … [Read More...]


Finding Time to Blog

People ask me, "Jenn, how do you find time to blog?" Oh it's easy when your toddler entertains herself.  Hubs came home from work that day and said, "What did you let her do!?"  Not every day is like this obviously, but if a destroyed office/guest room will allow me to meet a few deadlines I say it's worth it.  I put our new Eureka to good use … [Read More...]

minnie mouse headband Review

Have you picked out your family's Halloween costumes yet this year? carries a variety of Halloween costumes for the whole family. Hubs and I probably won't be dressing up this year, but that doesn't mean Sweet T will miss out on the fun. Last year she dressed up as a ladybug and this year she will be wearing a Minnie Mouse … [Read More...]

Upromise 10th Anniversary Giveaway

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPromise. All opinions are 100% mine. If you are a couponer, you're probably familiar with the Upromise college savings program which allows members to save for their child's college fund through grocery purchases. To date, members have received more than $600 million in college … [Read More...]


A little perspective…

I was throwing a pity party earlier today, but this snapped me out of it pretty quick: … [Read More...]


Juice in the City Atlanta: Maternity Gear at Bellyhaven

My pregnancy and postpartum days are over for a little while, but Altanta moms-to-be have an opportunity to save big on the gear they need at Bellyhaven in Vinings Jubilee. Juice in the City is offering members $40 worth of of maternity gear at Bellyhaven for only $20. Enjoy 50% savings on brands like Glamourmom, Hot Milk, Belly Bandit, Belabumbum, … [Read More...]

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The Westin Hotel Huntsville

We spend our 9th annivesary at Bridge Street Town Centre enjoying the shops, dining, entertainment, and the Westin hotel. The Westin is Huntsville Alabama's only four diamond hotel and we appreciated the upscale environment for our romantic weekend. With easy access to Bridge Street, The Westin Huntsville makes it easy to relax. We simply walked to … [Read More...]

halloween wreath

Candy Halloween Wreath

This wreath is the perfect way to welcome trick-or-treaters this Halloween and a fun project to make with your kids. You will need: Orange and black curling ribbon (9 yards each) 14-inch straw wreath 12 8-inch squares white tissue paper 12 Hershey's kisses 12 9-inch squares white cotton fabric Black felt-tip marker Assorted fun-size … [Read More...]

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Home Protections Plans from American Home Shield

Having purchased three homes and sold two during our 9 years of marriage, Hubs and I are  becoming pretty familiar with the home buying and selling process (I even like to throw the word "escrow"  around as if I understand all it's complexities. :)). Homeowner's insurance is something we've both researched in the past, but I'd never heard of a home … [Read More...]

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Tungsten Wedding Band Giveaway – Ends 10/14

Hubs is rough on a lot of things including his jeans, his work boots, and his wedding band. While the wedding band I bought for him during our engagement will always be special to both of us, the gold is looking a little worse for the wear after nine years. With all the scratches and dents it's probably beyond needing just a good polishing to have … [Read More...]


Pumpkin Puff Mini Pancakes

I discovered this easy pumpkin pancakes recipe in my mother's vintage 1971 Bisquick cookbook and thought it was perfect for fall. Pumpkin Puff Pancakes Ingredients: 2 eggs 1 cup milk 1/2 cup cooked pumpkin 1 3/4 cup baking mix 2 tbsp sugar 1/2 tsp each cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger 1/4 cup oil 1. Beat eggs in small bowl on high speed … [Read More...]


Britax Boulevard 70 Car Seat Giveaway – Ends 10/17

As the mother of a busy toddler one of my biggest concerns is for my daughter's safety. It seems like half my day is spent preventing her from falling, choking, drowning, and any other creative way she will invent to hurt herself this week. When it comes time to travel though, I have to relinquish a bit of control. Careful driving, prayer, and … [Read More...]