Plans are Moving Forward with the Scout Service Day Project #KALSOPROJECTEARTH @kalsoearthshoes

You may have seen my previous posts about the $1000 grant for Earth from Kalso shoes (the makers of Earth Footwear). I am the lucky recipient of one of the grants and we are conducting an Earth Day Scout Service Project designed to improve the local elementary school that my children attend. Click below to check out the posts: Preparations for the Kalso Earth Day $1000 Community Grant #KALSOPROJECTEARTH Project Earth Day from @kalsoearthshoes #KALSOPROJECTEARTH Kalso Earth Day $1000 Community {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday – Windows Phone 7 Behind the Scenes {LINKY} #ww

Windows Phone NYC Behind the Scenes

It has been a few weeks since I have participated in Wordless Wednesday but it has been a seriously crazy few weeks for me. A few weeks ago, I did something a little different. I am so used to being behind the camera but for  a few days I stepped out in front of the camera and starred in a Windows Phone 7 webisode/commercial. Totally out of my comfort zone but seriously a lot of fun. I had the pleasure {Read More}

Carter’s Swim Shop – $50 Gift Card Give Away

Carter's Logo

One of the things that I love to do every year with my kids is shop for a new swimsuit for each of them. They love picking out a new suit and it is fun to see how their personalities and likes change from year to year. Carters.com has some great items for the upcoming swim season and in fact, I pretty much love most of their clothing. For my family, Carter’s symbolizes quality and all three of my children {Read More}

Love Shopping? Join the MySears #PersonalShopper Twitter Party from @sears 4/10 1-2PM EST {$200 in Prizes}

Personal-Shopper-300x176

You may recall a few weeks ago when I posted about the new program from Sears, the Personal Shopper from Shop Your Way. WHO Join hosts @sears, @StacieinAtlanta, @crissy, @simplystacienet @SuburbanMomClub and @daddymojo WHAT Personal Shopper Twitter party sponsored by the MySears Community WHERE Twitter with the hashtag #PersonalShopper WHEN Tuesday, April 10th from noon to 1pm CT or 1-2pm EST WIN Enter for a chance to win a $100 or $50 gift card! JOIN THE FUN Share your shopping {Read More}

Emani Minerals Love Collection

Emani Logo-01

DID YOU KNOW? On average, American women use 12 personal care products per day which exposes them to up to 126 unique chemical ingredients on a daily basis. Skin is…a penetrable organ that can  easily absorb chemicals, especially with repeat exposure, many of the harmful ingredients found in cosmetics have been linked to cancer, infertility, and hormonal dysfunction. Some sunscreen chemicals…behave like estrogens and have been shown to make some breast cancer cells proliferate. Parabens are a group of cosmetics {Read More}

McDonald’s Be Our Guest #Wholesome Choices Gift Pack Give Away {Georgia Only}

If you have been reading my blog, than you know that I have been taking part in this fun challenge from McDonald’s. The challenge is about making wholesome choices for breakfast and really, for me, just eating breakfast on a daily basis. Check out some of my past posts in the challenge: Reasons Why Breakfast is Important and Breaking the Fast #Wholesome Tips for Getting Your Family to Eat Breakfast #Wholesome Bringing Breakfast Back #Wholesome Today, I am excited to {Read More}

Yoplait Trix Yogurt Give Away @YoplaitYogurt #TrixYogurt #MyBlogSpark

Yoplait_Trix_Logo

Everyone knows that “Trix are for kids,” and now Yoplait Trix yogurt is giving moms even more reasons to love it! Yoplait Trix yogurt has been reformulated to remove artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners, and high fructose corn syrup, but only you will know the difference! Whether it’s for an afterschool snack or the highlight of your kid’s lunch box, now you can feel even better about giving your kids the snack that has the same great taste with two bright {Read More}

@Crayola “Inside the Crayon Box” Live Chat Recap and Give Away #MyBlogSpark

Crayola

Crayola wants every child to be creatively alive, so they’re inviting parents “Inside the Crayon Box,” for a special live chat with celebrities and trusted parenting experts that will inspire and spark ideas to expand your child’s creative thinking. If you find yourself looking for new ways to inspire your children to express their ideas and build their creativity, you’ll want to join us to learn and share! The first “Inside the Crayon Box” live chat was held on Wednesday, {Read More}

Tide’s Take A Load Off Facebook Sweepstakes #takealoadoff

Tide Cold water

DO YOU WASH IN COLD WATER?  Have you considered it? Or do you want to know more about washing in cold water? Several months ago we made the switch and began washing in cold water with Tide Coldwater. ABOUT TIDE COLDWATER Tide Coldwater was developed by P&G to work most effectively in cold water conditions and recently ranked among the top detergents by a leading consumer group. Specially formulated with different enzymes and surfactants, the detergent allows consumers to live {Read More}

Bully, The Movie #cleverbullymovie #spon

Bully sign

Thanks to The Bully Project for sponsoring my writing. Visit their website to join the movement and learn more. Bullying. This is a tough subject. One of my worst fears as a parent is that one or all of my children will be bullied. Or even worse, be the one who does the bullying. Luckily, we really haven’t experienced it first hand. But it is still something that weighs on my mind. WHAT IS BULLYING? bul·ly/ˈbo͝olē/ Noun: A person who {Read More}

Preparations for the Kalso Earth Day $1000 Community Grant #KALSOPROJECTEARTH @kalsoearthshoes

Earth Day Invite

You may have seen my previous posts about the $1000 grant for Earth from Kalso shoes (the makers of Earth Footwear). I am the lucky recipient of one of the grants and we are conducting an Earth Day Scout Service Project designed to improve the local elementary school that my children attend. Click below to check out the posts: Project Earth Day from @kalsoearthshoes #KALSOPROJECTEARTH Kalso Earth Day $1000 Community Grant #KALSOPROJECTEARTH We are still in planning stages but I {Read More}

Online Safety and Kids #DigitalJoneses #TrendMicro

Trend Micro Online Safety Discussions with Kids

Last month, I shared the fabulous news about my family and the new project that we are working on: We are a Digital Joneses Family! What’s Your Security IQ? I even linked to an online security quiz that you could take and if you haven’t yet, I highly recommend it.   This month we are talking about online safety and our children. All three of my children (ages 9, 7 and 5) LOVE being on the computer. They are on {Read More}