Stocking Stuffers for Him

Stocking Stuffers for Him

It's officially the most wonderful time of the year. And my favorite part of Christmas is stockings. Growing up, it was just my brother and I that received stockings - Santa didn't bring sto…
Swim in Style with Beau & Belle Littles Nageuret Swim Diapers #MBPHGG18

Swim in Style with Beau & Belle Littles Nageuret Swim Diapers #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Beau & Belle Littles for the products. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  We love summertime. Who doesn't? Having the pool in the backyard is awesome for us because we can w…
The Problems Around Your Home Caused by Winter

The Problems Around Your Home Caused by Winter

Winter can cause you all kinds of problems at home, and you need to make sure that you’re prepared for them when they strike. The cold and the weather can hit your home pretty hard, and although thes…
Getting Your Oven Ready for the Festivities Ahead

Getting Your Oven Ready for the Festivities Ahead

The holidays are upon us. If you’re like most families, it is likely that you will be spending plenty of time of time cooking up a storm. Given that a lot of services will be on recess, you want to e…
Give the Gift of Beer on Tap at Home with Hopsy #MBPHGG18

Give the Gift of Beer on Tap at Home with Hopsy #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Hopsy for the products. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Once again, I have found a unique, and what would be well received, gift, but this time it is for (craft) beer lovers. Don&…
Swagtron Has The Gifts To Make Their Wishes Come True  #MBPHGG18

Swagtron Has The Gifts To Make Their Wishes Come True #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Swagtron for providing with me with product to review.  All thoughts shared are my own. Have your kiddos asked for things for years and it just doesn't work out for them?  That would …
Cool Gear Is keeping Your Drinks Hot And Cold In Style #mbphgg18

Cool Gear Is keeping Your Drinks Hot And Cold In Style #mbphgg18

Thank you to Cool Gear for sending me product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. Cool Gear is your one stop shop for absolutely every travel cup, mug, or food storage container you need! Fil…
Monte The Toothless Monster Is Here To Take A Journey With Your Wiggly Toothed Kiddo #mbphgg18

Monte The Toothless Monster Is Here To Take A Journey With Your Wiggly Toothed Kiddo #mbphgg18

Thanks to the creators of Monte The Toothless Monster for providing me with product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. Monte is the sweetest, cuddliest monster you'll ever meet! He wants…
Food For Thought: Making Personalized Lunchboxes For The Kids

Food For Thought: Making Personalized Lunchboxes For The Kids

Working with the kids to personalize their possessions is one of those lovely things you can do together as parent and child, whether you're helping them to make a cute little journal for school,…
Grow Fragrance Freshens Your World With Scents From Nature #mbphgg18

Grow Fragrance Freshens Your World With Scents From Nature #mbphgg18

Thanks to Grow Fragrance for providing me with product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. I think by now, MOST of us have gotten on board with "all natural" and/or "plant base…
Sunday Riley Has New Products on the Horizon

Sunday Riley Has New Products on the Horizon

It is hard to argue with Sunday Riley’s success. This company, based in Houston, Texas is known for their all-star line-up of products. Any addition to their product line is nearly always a sell-out.…
A Peaceful And Uplifting Start to 2019 Begins with Ellie Claire 365- Day Devotional Journals

A Peaceful And Uplifting Start to 2019 Begins with Ellie Claire 365- Day Devotional Journals

Thank you to Ellie Claire for these products in exchange for my review. All thoughts are my own. While making physical resolutions is not a bad idea and quite possibly the biggest time of the year f…
Supported Soul For The Yogis!  #MBPHGG18

Supported Soul For The Yogis! #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Supported Soul for providing me with product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. Where are my Yoga lovers?  I have only tried Yoga a couple of times and I wasn't very good at it…
Hugs In Note Form- Wordless Wednesday

Hugs In Note Form- Wordless Wednesday

I write notes to the girls every day that I pack their lunch.  Simple little notes wishing them a great day at school and reminding them of how loved they are. Yesterday, R gave me this sweet note o…
When You Should Call A Roofing Contractor

When You Should Call A Roofing Contractor

As exciting as the idea of owning your own house is – the freedom from paying rents and also the sense of fulfillment that comes with owning a landed property – you can’t deny that it is no easy task…
Make Your "Fish Story" A Reality With The Mystery Tackle Box #MBPHGG18

Make Your "Fish Story" A Reality With The Mystery Tackle Box #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Karl's Bait & Tackle for providing me with product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. I grew up in a fishing household, close to the Chesapeake. My father and brother loved…
Care And Caution Before Calamity! Common Household Dangers We Have To Be Savvy About

Care And Caution Before Calamity! Common Household Dangers We Have To Be Savvy About

Are you doing everything you can to protect your family? This may seem like a very loaded question, but what with the various security devices we have nowadays, we can feel that we are looking after …
Sweet Holiday Style for Your Little Sweeties by Matilda Jane #MBPHGG18

Sweet Holiday Style for Your Little Sweeties by Matilda Jane #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Amie Wargo for providing me with product for this post. All thoughts are my own. When I was a little girl, my sister and I had a very special Christmas tradition with our dad. Every yea…
"No Work on Christmas Morning" Breakfast Ideas

"No Work on Christmas Morning" Breakfast Ideas

Do you have a Christmas morning tradition? Growing up, we didn't really have one... other than waking up at the crack of dawn to open presents in a frenzy of flying wrapping paper. My husband gr…
Fashion and Beauty Hacks to Keep You Looking Young

Fashion and Beauty Hacks to Keep You Looking Young

We have all seen people that look many years younger than they actually are, and generally wondered how they keep looking so good. Film and TV stars manage it all the time, but so do people you come …
Could You Be Feeling Better Day To Day? Here’s How

Could You Be Feeling Better Day To Day? Here’s How

At this time of year, we can certainly start to reflect on how we feel on a daily basis. The festive season can often mean that we overindulge in many ways, and as a mom, our stress levels can really…
Store Your Holiday Goodies in Style with Tupperware + Bonus Grinchmas Cookies #Recipe! #MBPHGG18

Store Your Holiday Goodies in Style with Tupperware + Bonus Grinchmas Cookies #Recipe! #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Susan Jackson, Independent Consultant, for providing me with product for this post. All thoughts are my own. I'm not usually the baker in my house, but when the mood strikes, there'…
Get Your Kiddo's Wheels To Turn With The GeoSmart Flip Bot #MBPHGG18

Get Your Kiddo's Wheels To Turn With The GeoSmart Flip Bot #MBPHGG18

Thanks to GeoSmart for providing me with product to review. All thoughts shared are my own. If you have a "tech kid" in your life, you are going to want to check out the new GeoSmart Flip …
Communicate Effectively with Motorola Talkabout T600 Radios #MBPHGG18

Communicate Effectively with Motorola Talkabout T600 Radios #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Motorola Solutions Talkabout Radio for the product. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  I've said it before and I'll say it again. I love practical, useful gifts. I feel like …
Games and Puzzles for the Kids this Holiday Season from Banana Panda #MBPHGG18

Games and Puzzles for the Kids this Holiday Season from Banana Panda #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Banana Panda for the products. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  Gifts for children are always challenging for me. I want to get them something they want, but also something that h…
Turn on Christmas Lights More Easily with Treemote #MBPHGG18

Turn on Christmas Lights More Easily with Treemote #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Treemote for the sample. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  The holidays are stressful as it is; you need to products that will make them easier, in any way possible. I love putting up…
My Hero is My Dad

My Hero is My Dad

Photo credit: Katie Basbagill My father will always be my hero. I got married in July 2011, but I still love the pictures of me and my dad from that day.  He is my hero for many reasons, but a big re…
7 Steps To A Luxurious Kitchen For Less

7 Steps To A Luxurious Kitchen For Less

Why is the kitchen such a pain point in the home? Perhaps it’s because the kitchen is no longer just a room for cooking, it’s evolved to suit a society fixated on multitasking. We rarely just cook al…
Feel As Good As New Again!

Feel As Good As New Again!

Wouldn't we all like to remember what it was like to feel as good as new again? Back to the days where you weren’t the overworked zombie that you feel like you are today? Back when you didn’t fee…
Children's Books to Put Under the Tree this Christmas from Candlewick Press #MBPHGG18

Children's Books to Put Under the Tree this Christmas from Candlewick Press #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Candlewick Press for the books. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  Christmas is probably my favorite holiday. I love how holiday cheer spreads. I love all the traditions associated …
DIY Advent Calendar with Welch's Fruit Snacks #MBPHGG18

DIY Advent Calendar with Welch's Fruit Snacks #MBPHGG18

Thanks to Welch's for the samples which helped me facilitate this post. All thoughts are my own. One of our favorite holiday traditions that we enjoy as a family is counting down to Christmas wi…
Wrap Up Some Fun this Holiday Season with These Educational Gift Ideas! #MBPHGG18

Wrap Up Some Fun this Holiday Season with These Educational Gift Ideas! #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Educational Insights, and Hand 2 Mind for the samples. All thoughts are my own. Christmas break will soon be here, and while I know my kids are ready for some time at home, I'm not …
Holiday NewsLetter- Keeping up with the Family

Holiday NewsLetter- Keeping up with the Family

With family near and far during the holidays I have been thinking about creating a family newsletter that can keep the family apprised of what is going on with us.  I think the concept of a newslett…
God's Glory Box: The Monthly Subscription Box For Christians #MBPHGG18

God's Glory Box: The Monthly Subscription Box For Christians #MBPHGG18

Thank you to God's Glory Box for providing me with product to review. All thoughts are my own. God's Glory Box arrived at my house and I don't know who is more excited to rush inside and…
Fill their stockings with SLIME! #MBPHGG18 #SLIME #Unicornpoop #Poop

Fill their stockings with SLIME! #MBPHGG18 #SLIME #Unicornpoop #Poop

Fill their stockings with slime this holiday season. I don't know about you.... but my kids love three things this year.... Slime, Unicorns, and stuff with poop! I mean honestly, who would have …
5 Simple Christmas Crafts Your Kids Will Love Creating

5 Simple Christmas Crafts Your Kids Will Love Creating

It's that time of year! You know, the time of year that us moms need to think about Christmas crafts for school parties or even making memories at home. Check out these five crafts that will not…
Satisfy Their Inner Geek with Top Holiday Gifts from Think Geek! #MBPHGG18

Satisfy Their Inner Geek with Top Holiday Gifts from Think Geek! #MBPHGG18

Thank you to Think Geek for the samples. All thoughts are my own. Bells will be ringing and carols we'll be singing, along with humming the Star Wars theme song, relentlessly. Why? Well, it'…
Weekends with the Wigglesworths- Home Improvements and Card Games

Weekends with the Wigglesworths- Home Improvements and Card Games

Happy Saturday, friends! Saturday is finally here and although I feel a little under the weather and we have no super exciting plans, I am thrilled for this weekend!