FRESCHETTA By the Slice

This post brought to you by FRESCHETTA®. All opinions are 100% mine. Anyone that knows me knows that I love pizza. I swear my blood must stream pizza sauce. Since I have been working out and losing weight, I still crave pizza, but we all know that it’s not healthy to eat an entire pizza, […]

Walgreens Brand Advanced Formula A thru Z Multivitamin

This is a compensated post written by me on behalf of Walgreens. All opinions are 100% mine. While I love to cook healthy meals for my family, I do not eat the vegetables that I should. Call me weird; I have mega texture issues, so I supplement with daily vitamins. I am getting the vitamins […]

Know Your Options: Fannie Mae

This post brought to you by Fannie Mae. All opinions are 100% mine. We bought our first home almost three years ago. With today’s economy and all the foreclosures that are happening, I have a friend that had their home foreclosed on and they now live with relatives until they can get back on their […]

Cord Blood Banking with Cyro-Cell

This post brought to you by CryoCell International. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was pregnant, I received all kinds of informational brochures and booklets on banking my baby’s cord blood. I looked in to it, but we didn’t take up the offer. I was not aware of the benefits that came from it, […]

LÄRABAR: Original Fruit & Nut Bars

This post brought to you by LÄRABAR. All opinions are 100% mine. When it comes to snacks for my family, I like to look for things that are good for them, but that they also love. My family had the chance to try out  a gluten free snack that my kids are in awe over: […]

Spring Cleaning with Victor pest control products

This post brought to you by Victor Pest. All opinions are 100% mine. When we think about Spring Cleaning, most don’t think about cleaning those ‘critters’ out of our homes. We own a 1900 home and we have places in our home where these pests can get in. Spring is right around the corner and […]

$5 printable Family Dollar Coupon!

This post brought to you by Family Dollar. All opinions are 100% mine. When we moved to our new {old 1900} home two years ago, we were on the search just about everywhere for affordable home furnishings that didn’t break the bank and that matched the styles we were looking for. We live in a […]

TABASCO Original Red Game Day Party Snacks

This post brought to you by TABASCO® Original Red. All opinions are 100% mine. There are so many things that you can put TABASCO® Original Red in. Hubby seems to put it on just about everything; in his chili, over his breakfast eggs, and even on top of his pizza. Pizza? That was a first for […]

Video Sharing, Storage & Viewing with KinKast {Free App!}

This post brought to you by Zooka Creative. All opinions are 100% mine. I cannot tell you how many videos I take in a day, let alone in a month. I am always sharing those videos with my friends and family via email, YouTube and even on Facebook. I wanted to share an app with […]

Hilton Promenade at Branson Family Getaway

This post brought to you by Hiltons of Branson. All opinions are 100% mine. One good thing about living in the Midwest is that we are halfway to just about anywhere. Sounds funny, doesn’t it, but it’s true. It’s a win-win deal for us, really, when it comes to family traveling since we are on […]

A gift that won’t be re-gifted!

This post brought to you by NAVTEQ. All opinions are 100% mine. We travel a lot. This ranges from family events just across the state, to cross country trips to visit friends and family. There’s one thing that I never leave home without, and that’s my navigation system. I swear, I’d get lost in my […]

Carmex Healing Cream & Carmex Healing Lotion *Review & Giveaway!* (Closed)

This post brought to you by Carmex®. All opinions are 100% mine. I think the colors are great of the tubes. To us, with as much as we love Carmex for our lips, keeping the same colors as the lip balm makes it easier for us to find them in the store.We live in the […]

100% American Wool Comfortwear from Rambler’s Way

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Ramblers Way Farm. All opinions are 100% mine. When I am looking for clothes, I always like to look at a few things ranging from the way the clothing looks, feels, and even down to how that company’s business ethics & even how they […]

Take the Aladdin “Do The Reuse Challenge”!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Aladdin. All opinions are 100% mine. While you are at home, or on the go, what type of food containers do you use? I will admit that I used to use plastic cups, paper plates, throw away water bottles and even paper napkins, but […]

Bright Beginnings Formula at Diapers.com!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was pregnant with both of my kids, my first thought on if I was going to breastfeed or formula feed was that I would try to breastfeed. With Tucker, I was able to go for […]

Bobbie Brooks Jeans from Dollar General – Affordable Style!

I am on a mega weight loss and ‘get fit’ mission. I think we all have those times in our lives. With this said, what do you do about your clothes that are too big? Personally, I don’t like to go out and buy new clothes that will fit me as I continue my weight […]

In love with Freschetta FlatBread & Pizza!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Freschetta. All opinions are 100% mine. I love pizza! I could eat it all day, every day, if my family would allow. I have tried a lot of pizzas for my family, but there is one brand that we have not tried, until this […]

Win cash & prizes from the Temptress Temperature Quiz!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of KAO Brands. All opinions are 100% mine. A trip to Las Vegas sounds good right about now, doesn’t it? You can enter to win! When you visit the Temptation is Beautiful sweepstakes http://bit.ly/ajPKO9, you can be entered to win a daily tempting beauty basket […]

Boudreaux’s Butt Paste: Funny Name, Great Product!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Boudreaux’s Butt Paste. All opinions are 100% mine. When Kambry was a baby, she was in cloth diapers and seemed to get diaper rashes a lot more than Tucker did when he was a baby. We tried a lot of different things from antibiotic […]

Lunchables: Ultimate Field Trip Contest!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Lunchables. All opinions are 100% mine. Every time, when we go to get groceries, there is one thing that we always make sure to get: Lunchables. These are the best treats when we are on the go and the kids love them! I remember […]

Vacation fun in Kissimmee Florida

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Kissimmee Tourism. All opinions are 100% mine. I travel a lot, but we, as a family, try to take at least two family travel vacations a year. There isn’t a whole lot to do here in Iowa (that I know of at least!), but […]

Date Night Movie in theaters April 9th

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of 20th Century Fox. All opinions are 100% mine. Hubby and I have our date nights where we get a sitter and go see a movie. We love our date nights, even if they don’t happen as often as our schedules will allow. There is […]

Recipes with Dinty Moore & Hormel Recipes

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Hormel Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. I am always looking for different meals and snacks to make the kids. We all get bored with the same thing to eat, don’t we? Of course, a favorite that is always loved is chili dogs. We […]

Journey to better health with WellnessDaily

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of wellnessdaily.com. All opinions are 100% mine. With the New Year already passed, we are all still looking for ways to help get us kick started for that journey to get healthy, fit and happy. I am always up for new ideas and tips to […]

Spark it up with Aloe Cadabra

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Aloe Cadabra. All opinions are 100% mine. There are several things that we can bring in to our love lives to give more spark in our relationships, but Aloe Cadabra is here to help us start.We were able to try out a few different […]

Purex 3-in-1 Laundry Sheet

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Purex. All opinions are 100% mine. Laundry. Oh, the dreaded laundry. I get so sick of going to the store, loading up the cart with laundry stuff. You know, the usual three large items: detergent, fabric softener and dryer sheets. That adds up, and […]

PBM Products wins Lawsuit against Mead Johnson

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. With Tucker, I was able to go for 6 months with breastfeeding. I wish I could have gone longer, but he weaned himself early. With Kambry, I tried, but it was in both of our interests to […]

It’s neat to see how wheat works

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Wheat Food Council. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever wondered how your food gets to your table, to your pantry, to the grocery stores? Have you ever wondered what the entire process was for wheat? I have! I was able to play […]

Holidays at Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Hiltons of Branson. All opinions are 100% mine. This Holiday Season wouldn’t it be great to experience a true Ozark Mountain Christmas with a little help from the Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing? Branson has always been known well for a wide variety of […]

Do you know How Wheat Works? I do!

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Wheat Food Council. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever wondered where some of our food comes from? How about Wheat? I love seeing wheat fields, but have always wondered what the entire process was like. I was able to log on to How […]

Let’s help Jacob! Make-a-Wish & Tweet for a good cause!

If there was ever the power of the internet, it is NOW and you can help. LeapFish has joined forces with the Make-a-Wish Foundation to adopt an ill child’s dream and help make that dream come true. As a parent of a 4 year old, this really hits home for me. There is a little […]

Weekend Home Makeover with Punch! Weekend Project Featuring Kristan Cunningham

We live in a 1900 home. We have done a lot of work to our home, but still have a lot that we want to do to make our home more ‘modern’. While I have tons of ideas in my mind, I cannot simply go out and buy the paint for a room makeover, furniture […]

Trick or Treat Me with Hershey’s and Organic Valley

I love Fall. I love Halloween and seeing all the cute kids running around in their costumes. Seeing all those kids just make my heart melt with joy and happiness! The one thing that I could do without Halloween is all the candy. I am probably one of the only in our town that doesn’t […]

My first “Blog Award”!

Thank you so much to IZEA & Social Spark! I write for them and they mailed me a pretty green box and when I opened it, here is what I found: Isn’t i t GORGEOUS?? They also sent me an awesome tee, stickers and a keychain. I am so proud, so honored, so excited! I […]