Does Tom’s of Maine Natural Deodorant Actually Work?

Tom's of Maine Long Lasting Natural Deodorant

  This post brought to you by Tom’s of Maine. The content and opinions expressed below are that of   Have you ever considered using a natural deodorant, but might be questioning if it actually works?   I have. I am all about reducing the use of chemicals and unnecessary additives in my families […]

How I Got My Kids to LOVE Brushing Their Teeth

Girl brushing her teeth with Firefly® Light up Toothbrush

  Last night, my kids ASKED ME if they can brush their teeth. WHAT? I am partnering with Firefly® and One2One Network to share my own opinion and show you all how to get your kids to brush their teeth, without a fight!     At ages 8 and 4, they both tend to cringe at doing anything […]

Summer Pool Safety: Swimming Fun and Peace Of Mind With Puddle Jumpers!

Girl wearing Puddle Jumpers floater for swimming pool

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stearns Puddle Jumpers®. All opinions are 100% mine.     My little girl has been doing her absolute best at trying the swim along with her big brother. The only problem: she doesn’t yet know how to swim.   I tried to explain […]

Luxury Awaits The Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans: Walk to the French Quarter!

The Roosevelt Hotel, Waldorf Astoria

    I really NEED to get back to New Orleans. I went a couple of years back with Coca Cola and I realized that I never showed y’all the luxurious hotel I stayed at: The Roosevelt Hotel.     If you’re looking for a luxury hotel in the heart of New Orleans, in a […]

5 Must-Try Food & Drinks at The Buffalo Public House in Hillcrest, San Diego

The Buffalo Public House media brunch, sausage scramble

    San Diego is not only known for it’s wonderful weather, beaches, and attractions, America’s Finest City has tons of great communities with even better food! The Hillcrest area is one of them, boasting lots of boutique businesses, cafes, bars, trendy shops and restaurants. I attended a media brunch at The Buffalo Public House, […]

Family Fun at Corvette Diner: Food, Games, and Classic 50’s Atmosphere!

Corvette Diner family restaurant, kids get paper hats

    What’s a family to do on a Saturday night in San Diego? Well, my family was recently hosted for dinner by Corvette Diner, and I would say that this is the place to be!     What kind of restaurant has loud classic music, poodle skirts and arcade games galore? Where can you […]

Learning With Junior Explorers: Online Learning + Fun Activities at Home!

Junior Explorers, Mission Arctic packet for kids

  I received a Junior Explorers sample kit for the purpose of this review. made possible by Mom Spark Media. All opinions are mine, check out this online learning program that we’ve been using with our elementary school child…     My son is almost 8 now, so I am sure that you can imagine […]

Best Way to Stay Connected on the Go: Free Data with T Mobile 4G Trio AXS Tablet

Trio AXS Tablet using the internet

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine, I am enjoying the #TabletTrio!     Now that most kids have headed back to school, there is just so much happening! It feels like we have millions of things to do: school drop offs and pick ups, soccer and baseball […]

Family Adventure in Costa Rica: Stay at Si Como No Resort, Spa and Wildlife Refuge!

Aerial view of the swimming pool with watersilde, Si Como No hotel in Costa Rica

    Have you ever been to Costa Rica? If you haven’t YOU MUST add this country to your bucket list! I have written about my travels to Costa Rica, why you should take your family, a zip line adventure in San Luis, and some stunning photos of Manuel Antonio, one of the top beach tourist areas. […]

Vtech Safe & Sound Pan & Tilt Color Video Monitor: Extra Eyes For Active Babies and Busy Moms

Vtech Safe and Sound Baby Monitor Screen

By contributing writer Mariel Concepcion   I received the Vtech Safe & Sound Baby Monitor to review with my family. All opinions are my own. I love how I can keep an eye on my son, it is a great addition to his room!     When my husband suggested to me it was time for […]

Getting Ready For Disneyland with Apparel by Jumping Beans!

Kids wearing their Disney Appareal by Jumping Beans, Mickey and Minnie Mouse

In just a couple of days, we’ll be heading to Disneyland in Anaheim, California for a family experience that we’ll never forget. These two are ready!     The Disney Social Media Moms conference is almost underway, and I am sure there will be so many fun surprises that my kids will experience Mickey overload! […]

Functional, Stylish Home Decor: Luma Comfort Cool Mist Humidifier HC12W

Luma Comfort Cool Mist Humidifier

It’s cold season, and our family has been passing a pretty nasty one around. My boys also seem to have inherited my allergies, which means they are often stuffy and sniffly. So, to help them sleep more easily, we usually have a humidifier running in their bedroom, but it broke a few weeks ago. While […]