McFarland USA – Coming to Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack 6/2

McFarland USA

In the tradition of Disney sports movies comes “McFarland, USA” based on a true story of underdogs triumphing over tremendous obstacles. This heartwarming drama follows novice runners who strive to build a cross-country team under Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner) in their predominantly Latino high school. Everyone has a lot to learn about each other, […]

Make Dove Part of Your Beauty Story


The summer after I graduated from high school, a close friend of mine landed a full-time job at our local Walgreens as a Beauty Advisor. This was a great job for her because not only was it close to home and paid well, she was also our go to person when it came to makeup […]

Get Colorful with a Colour An Apron from Great Pretenders

Ellie showing off her colour an apron from Great Pretenders

As you may have noticed from recent blog posts, Ellie is becoming quite the little Diva Fashionista. She is very independent, likes to pick out her clothes every day and Joey’s, and she loves all things girly. Since Ellie is home with me full-time, I like to find fun, quiet things for her to do […]

Make Bedtime Fun with ZippySack + Giveaway – Ends 5/29

Zippy Sack

For the last few months (almost 6 now) Ellie has been asking for a Pink Kitty ZippySack. It all started while watching an episode of Bubble Guppies one day when the magical ZippySack commercial appeared and she was mesmerized. If the video didn’t explain it all for you, the gist is that a ZippySack goes […]

Get Beefy with Zaycon Fresh

Zaycon Fresh Logo2

For those who follow me on social media or who are personal friends on Facebook, you’ve probably seen me post a time or two (or more) about Zaycon Fresh and their products. We were first introduced to Zaycon Fresh back in 2013 when we had the chance to try their chicken. Since that introduction, we’ve […]

Sesame Street: Elmo The Musical 2: Learn and Imagine

Sesame Street Elmo The Musical 2 Learn and Imagine

Over the last few weeks, Joey has become obsessed with a certain furry little red dude….yes, that one. Elmo is his new favorite thing and he loves to watch him on PBS, on YouTube and anywhere he can. I thinks it is absolutely adorable when he says Elmo so I’m happy to watch it whenever […]

Introduce Your Child to the Pool with SwimWays

Ellie SwimWays Baby Spring Float Big

Summer is fast approaching and our family is looking forward to some serious fun. We already have a few extra fun things planned away from home but we are also planning on staying close to home, family and my parent’s pool! Ellie’s first time in the pool, Summer 2012. Every year, the kids look forward […]