Grill year round with the #GeorgeForemanGrill 15 Serving Indoor/Outdoor @GeorgeForemanCo Electric Grill

We live in the Midwest and while evenings these days are simply gorgeous and perfect to grill out in, the cost of refilling our tank for the grill has gotten a bit higher than we like. We have been using a new product that not only has pretty much replaced our expensive running gas grill, […]

All @Rayovac powered up for the New Year!

Here we are; the last day of 2014. Do you have any New years resolutions for 2015? I think a lot of us have health and fitness for our New Years resolution, but for me, one of my main ones is to pick up my Nikon more. I think I picked it up maybe a […]

Don’t forget to @Rayovac power those toys for Christmas! (Printable coupons!)

Confession: Our Christmas tree was set up last weekend. Gifts are about to be wrapped. Travel plans are made. It smells like Christmas in our house and I love it so much! This year is especially special for myself and my entire family, as we will be spending it with my oldest daughter in Texas, […]

Don’t be left stranded without power – @Rayovac Portable Power Boost 800 Charger

A couple of years ago, my kids and I got stranded on a highway about 20 miles from town… at 2:00am. My car had no power, my phone battery was dying, so I wasn’t able to charge my phone and I feared I would lose power and no one would be able to find us. […]

@Rayovac backs up their products with an amazing guarantee!

When you go to buy a product, does the item’s warranty play a factor in your buying decisions? It does me! I don’t like to buy a product that can’t back it up. I thought I would give a brand a try with a laptop. It seemed like it would do all that I wanted […]

Happy Birthday America! How we celebrate with @Rayovac

Does your family have any Fourth of July traditions? Do you travel for the holiday? Every now and then we will travel to the inlaws and watch the town’s fireworks. When we travel, all of the kids’ devices are powered with Rayovac Batteries, which are proudly made right here in the good ol’ USA. Not […]

Exploring the great outdoors with Rayovac’s Virtually Indestructible Spotlight

There are times in our days and nights where we are finding ourselves using a flashlight for so many things from around the house, to on the go. What if I was to tell you that there is a flashlight that you can use anywhere, including under water? Well, Rayovac has a BRAND NEW Virtually […]

How we stay powered & organized with our favorite @Rayovac batteries

I never realized how many items in our house are powered by batteries until I set out to make a list of things that were powered by Rayovac. My kids have several battery powered toys, electronics, as well as the living room has several all in itself. Our TV remote Our xBox remote that we […]

@Rayovac to showcase Power portable charging devices at #CES in Vegas 1/7-1/10/14

I was due to be a CES in Vegas next week, but the holidays were chaotic so I’m having to miss this year. I’m such a tech geek, so to attend this would be a dream come true! I’ve been a huge fan of, and also been working with Rayovac for quite some time now […]

Have fun & be safe this #Halloween with @Rayovac!

Halloween is sneaking up on us fast! With that said, how do you prepare your kids? Sure we all think about costumes, but Halloween can be dangerous if you’re not prepared, so we need to also think about safety. Rayovac Halloween Safety Tips Here are some ways to keep children safe during Trick or Treating: […]

Did you know that @Rayovac has Hearing Aid Batteries? (BOGO Code included!)

When I was growing up, I had the best friends that lived just a couple of miles from us that we used to play with all the time as kids. One was deaf in one ear, one was going deaf and one was completely deaf. I learned a lot about how to talk with them […]

Yup, it’s true – @Rayovac Indestructible Flashlights are Indestructible

We travel a lot and the kids are quite imaginative with their indoor and outdoor camping adventures, so when we were asked to check out Rayovac’s indestructible flashlights. Let’s just say that my son…. Well… he thoroughly enjoyed himself. He was a tad bit excited… can you tell? We took one of the flashlights outside […]

Rayovac 7 Hour Power is a lifesaver!

I’ve been stranded a time of two (ok, so it’s more than I can count) without power. My devices are a priority when I travel, and when there’s not an outlet around, I tend to spaz out a bit. Ok, so I go in full blown freak out mode. While it’s nice to have a […]

Rayovac gave us Instant Power during a tornado & power outage! {New Power Packs!}

Last week, the kids and I were stranded right smack dab in the middle of the El Reno, Oklahoma tornadoes. Scared doesn’t even begin to describe the thoughts and feelings that were flowing through my body and through my kids’ minds. When we were alerted to evacuate our hotel rooms and head immediately to the […]

Coin Cell Safety & New Rayovac Battery Packaging

Having two young kids in the house, we are constantly reminded about child safety and to ensure that they are safe in every aspect in our home. When you think about the little ones running around the house and putting things in their mouths, we rarely think about what’s inside those items. My youngest used […]

Longer shelf life: Rayovac Ready Power

With the holidays quickly approaching, are you prepared to power those toys and techy tools? One can never have too many Rayovac batteries, so once Christmas comes and goes, it’s ok to be overstocked on power. I’d rather have too many batteries to power Christmas, than not enough. ((I found this idea on Pinterest. We […]

Trick-Or-Treating with Rayovac Glow Stick

Can you believe that Halloween is just a few days away? Where has this year gone? We usually go on to the town square and let the kids trick-or-treat with the local businesses, then on Halloween night, we take the kids around the neighborhood as well. Last year, the kids each carried a Rayovac Rayovac […]

Rayovac Disney Magical Memories Sweepstakes

When I was kid, my dream was always to go to a Disney Park. Once I got older, that dream still was there. Now that I have kids, one thing that I told myself was that I would like to be able to visit a Disney park without the kids for my first time. Why? […]

Rayovac saved our Blackout

A couple of weeks ago, we were hit by a pretty hefty storm. First it rained, then it down poured, followed by hail, then before we knew it, our power was out…. for 10 hours. We have been preparing a safety cabinet with batteries, flashlights, candles and other emergency needs. The main thing that we […]

Made in the USA – Independence Day with Rayovac

Do you have any family traditions for the Fourth of July? Do you travel during the July 4th holiday? We don’t really have any new family traditions, but we do love travel to the family’s house and go to the river walk, find a cool spot and watch the town’s fireworks along with the air […]

Father’s Day gift ideas from Rayovac!

Father’s Day is right around the corner. What are you going to get the father figure in your life? I am so excited to be able to visit with my dad later this month and have a post-Father’s Day celebration with him. I’m so excited to see him! I’m a daddy’s girl, can you tell? […]

Rayovac’s Teachers Bring Science to Life Contest

When I was growing up and in school, my teachers were such inspirational people that I looked up to. I would have to say that my favorite teacher was my English teacher in the 10th grade. Not only did she teach her students about English and writing, but she was always there to lend an […]

Rayovac’s new Advanced High Energy Alkaline batteries

We go through so many batteries in our house. So. Many. I cannot even begin to count how many times we are refilling the kids’ games with rechargables, replacing the Alkaline in our flashlights and how many batteries I keep as spares for my Nikon flash. I am so excited to announce to you that […]

Rayovac’s New Look, New You Sweepstakes – Grand Prize $500 Kohl’s Shopping Spree!

Valentine’s Day has come and pass and before we know it, Spring and Summer will be here where we will be breaking out the summer clothes. With the new seasons, I like to create a new look. Rayovac is here with an amazing contest where they are giving away a $500 Kohl’s Shopping Spree! Are […]

Happy 106th Birthday Rayovac!

Today is Rayovac’s 106th birthday and in celebration to their birthday, I wanted to share with you how Rayovac has powered our lives. For us, every day is pretty much a celebration when we count how many things that Rayovac does power in our home. Toys Remotes Gaming Cameras Flash Electronic learning books Flameless candles […]

Power your holiday with Rayovac Batteries – Great holiday gift!

Can you believe that Christmas is just next week? While we love to see the little ones open their toys, how often do you think about putting batteries in them before they are wrapped? A couple of years ago, I remember wrapping a toy for my son, and when he opened it, he was sooo […]

Let Rayovac power your Christmas with the 4 Position AA & AAA Charger with Batteries

As Thanksgiving and Black Friday passes us, we are all thinking about the gifts that we are about to give to our loved ones, but have you thought about some of those items that may power those toys, electronic books, talking dolls and remote control cars? I have started to look at the things that […]

Power your Halloween with Rayovac

Halloween is just 25 days away. 25 DAYS! This year, the kids will be dressed up as Strawberry Shortcake and Darth Vador. We are pretty well known around our town for cute costumes. 2008 2009 2010 How are you planning to stay safe this Halloween? We go trick or treating as a family and we […]

Rayovac Rechargeable Powerpack: Lithium-ion Charger

I travel a lot and one thing that I am always in the need for while on the go is power. With the constant use of Twitter, Facebook, email, texting, phone calls and picture taking, I have a constant need for power. I need power for my Windows Phone, as well as my iPod nano. […]

Rayovac Battery Education & Battery Boot Camp

I cannot begin to express how many things in our home are battery powered. Did you know that different items need different kinds of batteries? If you are like me and love to do housework with that radio going full blast, Rayovac powers that with Rayovac Heavy Duty batteries. I don’t like to be tied […]

Which battery works best for you?

With all of our home renovations and all the battery powered electronics in our home, I constantly wonder what battery is best for all the needs that we have. We have so many battery powered things in our home like remotes, clocks, kids’ electronic toys, Wi-Fi radios, flashlights and oh so much more! Have you […]

This mama’s flash is powered by Rayovac!

I have a love-love relationship with my Nikon. It is with me everywhere that I go. With my camera, I also tote along my flash. I had tried using the store brand batteries, but with as much as I use my flash, the power wasn’t able to keep up with me. (You know you’re a […]

Power back to school savings with Rayovac

Hard to believe that school is about to start… In 17 days to be exact. Not like I’m counting down or anything. 😉 We have been in school mode for a few weeks and with back to school in the mind, so is the thought on what school supplies to get. With the rise of […]

Rayovac Six Flags Promotion {Win a Family Fun Pack to Six Flags!}

When I lived in Texas, we made so many trips to Six Flags. Hubby and I went there the last time in 2004 just before we moved from Texas to Iowa. If you are going to go – the speed pass is the way to go! With our love for Six Flags, I am excited […]

Rayovac Flashlights and Fireworks

How was your July 4th holiday? We traveled to Texas to visit family & friends and we had a great time! With the Texas droughts, we weren’t able to set off any fireworks ourselves, but we did watch some from our backyard to the stadium. Our priority was more than fireworks, but was for family […]

Rayovac Powers our Vacation

We are getting ready to head to Texas for a week. It’s funny to me to see how many things that we use on a daily basis that takes batteries. While I am packing our clothes and things that we need for the week and holiday weekend, there are two things that are a must […]

Great Rayovac Gifts for Dad

What did you get dad for Father’s Day? I will say that I didn’t physically mail my dad a gift ON Father’s Day, I will be bringing gifts to my dad and my step-dad when we are in Texas (I live in Iowa) next week to be with them and my family in July. My […]

Disney’s Release of Cars 2 Rayovac Sweepstakes

Every night, we have quiet time for the kids in the playroom where they are able to watch one Disney movie before they tame down for the night. I grew up with a quiet time, so I thought I would try it with my kids and it’s been a night time routine and a life […]

The Rayovac home of technology and talking friends.

You may not realize how many things in your home are powered by batteries until you stop and look around. My kids have gaming devices, learning toys and even robots. When this guy isn’t working….. or when Buzz loses his flying power…. or when the book doesn’t help teach them to read… or even when […]

May: Better Hearing and Speech Month

One of my best friends that I have known since I was in elementary school is partially deaf, her middle brother is completely deaf and her younger brother is partially deaf as well. I grew up with watching Katherine’s family sign to each other. Their way of communication with each other was truly amazing! All […]

Rayovac Teacher Appreciation Week

As a wife to a teacher, I am very appreciative to all that my husband does for the school and the kids. It’s nice to see companies applaud our teachers for all that they do. Rayovac is recognizing the hard work and dedication inspiring teachers put forward for their students and how they bring learning […]

More bang for your buck – Rayovac Lasts as Long!

If you would have asked me a year ago if I knew the difference in batteries, I would have told you ‘nothing’. That is true in most cases, however, what if you were to have the ability to buy batteries that included more in a package, lasted as long as the other guys, and were […]

Our home is powered by Rayovac

If you have kids, you know what the drama is like when their favorite toy’s batteries go kaput. You don’t even have to have kids to know what that is like; even if you have multiple remotes, battery powered digital picture frames, gaming devices & remotes, as well as cordless hallway lights, camera batteries or […]

Spring Forward with Rayovac! {Twitter Event 3/7 & Facebook Promotion 3/9!}

What are you doing Monday, March 4th… say 1:00-2:00pm central time? You may want to join in on this fun from Rayovac! I don’t know about you all, but I am so ready for Spring to get here! When it comes to Spring Cleaning, do you remember to change the batteries in your smoke detectors […]

These are a few of my favorite things! {Rayovac Love!}

Our house is powered by Rayovac more than I ever realized. Everything in our house has Rayovac batteries in it from the kids’ electronics, game controllers, remotes, and even my photography equipment has rechargeable Rayovac batteries in it! What do you power your home with? Ya know something? I never realized how many things that […]

Storm Preparation tips from Rayovac

No matter where you live at, chances are, you were hit with snow during this massive snowstorm that just happened, or you are colder than you are used to. Luckily we haven’t lost our power with all of our snow. Yes, this is our front yard, and all the snow in our town! Yup. That’s […]