OK, so sometimes it’s hard to stay motivated to eat right or workout. I get it, I do. I use to joke in my 20’s that I only worked out so that I could eat whatever I wanted to. Now, I have to workout to keep up with my kids, have some me time and just… Read More Motivational Friday
I was given the chance to review Dropper Stopper Global and love it. My daughter is notorious for throwing her sippy cup in the car and while I’m jogging and then pitching a fit. Dropper Stopper Global has fixed that problem. It can hold sippy cups or small toys. It adjusts in length so you can… Read More Review and Giveaway of Dropper Stopper – Closed
Holy Cow! A bunch of wonderful blogs and I are giving away a $200 Visa Gift Card to one lucky winner!! Woo Hoo! This will be a rafflecopter giveaway so it will be super easy to enter into the giveaway. Unfortunately I can’t run rafflecopter on my wordpress blog so I have it set-up through… Read More $200 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!! – Closed
The family and I decided to go on a family vacation to the beach this year to Jekyll Island, GA. Let me start off by saying how much fun we all had. Jekyll Island is a small town on the coast of GA that is often referred to as turtle Island because they have a… Read More My Athletic Beach Vacation at Jekyll Island GA!
Here is a link to a free homeschool planner plus the directions on how to use it. Here is a link to a free chore chart. Thanks to Money Saving Mom for the above links. Here are some of my favorite home schooling sites: Confessions of a homeschooler – lots of free printables plus other good stuff… Read More Free Homeschooling Planner Plus My Favorite Sites!
I’m really lucky to be the featured blogger Monday at Frugality is Free. She hosts a great blog hop every Monday at her site along with her cohost Being Frugal and Making it work! So if you’re looking for a great blog hop go over and join us there.
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Zenni Optical for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. You know how I like to save money and the newest way I found was through my prescription eye glasses. Zenni Optical has HUGE savings on glasses. Their glasses start at $6.95 and not just a… Read More Save Big with Zennioptical!
I am a guest blogger at babysignlanguage.com the most extensive sign language for babies free resource offering live guidance, downloadable baby sign flashcards and lots and lots support via their facebook community. As some of you know, my son was born with a cleft palate which we believed lead to a speech delay. Thanks to… Read More I’m a Guest Blogger at Baby Sign Language
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Woot, woot! I’m very excited. I normally run 2 miles on a regular basis and save my “long runs” for my 5k races. Tonight the 2 kiddos, hubs and I went to our local park. My son and hubby went to practice soccer while my daughter settled into her jogging stroller and off we went… Read More I Ran 3.5 Miles Tonight!!
I along with several other blogs are participating in a Back to School supplies giveaway! What we will offer is a Back pack Loaded with School Supplies! Crayons, Notebooks, erasers, sharpener and MORE! The giveaway will go from July 18-25. The picture is just an example of what the giveaway will be offering. This is a… Read More Back to School Giveaway! – Closed
I am very excited to be partnering up with Everybody Walk. They are running a campaign right now to get everybody walking in America. You can find trails and places to walk through their link to Rails To Trails. They have experts who discuss benefits of walking, a community link where you can join fellow walkers, and a blog. … Read More Everybody Walk – A Great Way to Meet Your Neighbors and Improve Your Health
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Our winner is Geri S. Congrats!! I was able to review King Arthur White Whole Wheat Flour and Premium 100% Whole Wheat Flour. Here’s what I think – Love them! Their flours are never bleached and never bromated. Here are some interesting facts about the company: they were founded in 1790. To put it into context,… Read More Review and Giveaway of King Arthur Flour!- Closed
Our winner is Carolyn M. Congrats!! I have been a big fan of CamelBak for years. I use their back pack version for mountain biking and find it as essential as the bike itself. I was thrilled when I found out I was going to get to review and do a giveaway of their latest baby… Read More Review and Giveaway of CamelBak Groove Water Bottle! – Closed
My husband and son decided to go out fishing which left me and my daughter home alone. It’s always nice to have a little girl time. After having a favorite dinner of scrambled eggs and French toast we decided to put on our running gear and head out. It’s just what we needed. Although she… Read More Girls Night Out – Just What I Needed
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Wow! I just finished watching the World Soccer game between US and Brazil. It was amazing, frustrating, gut wrenching, and exhilarating. Here’s a quick breakdown – Final Score 2-2 decided by penalty kicks. US came out of the gate on fire and scored their first goal within 74 seconds of the start. Amazing. They kept… Read More Why Training and Spirit Can Overcome Big Odds
Getting back to me and the basics. That’s what this morning’s run was about. For the past 2 weeks I’ve been on vacation or traveling and I haven’t been able to do my normal workout routines. Sure I stayed active but it was always in group settings. While I love being with my family and… Read More Hello Thoughts I’ve Missed You
There’s a new player in town trying to help you save money and it’s called SavingsStar. SavingStar’s eCoupons are totally paperless, there’s nothing to clip or print since they are 100% digital! They work at over 100 chains in 24,000 stores nationwide. Here’s how it works: Select the eCoupons you like on the website or… Read More SavingsStar – A New Alternative to Carrying Coupons
Congrats to Lisa S. who won this giveaway!.
Wow! How exciting! I along with a bunch of other great blogs are hosting a $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!! Woo hoo!! Entry will be easy just “like” us on facebook through Rafflecopter! You can also get extra entries by tweeting and sharing on facebook. This contest will run until July 21st. I unfortunately can’t… Read More $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!!-Closed
So as you know I signed up to participate in the virtual Independence 5k race. The race runs from July 3rd-9th and you just have to run a 5k during that time and submit your results to Let’s Move It Momma’s. I did mine today and all I can say is what a mess. I… Read More I Finished my Independence 5k Race!