Beef Summer Grilliance – Mediterranean Grilled Beef Recipe

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We recently had a get together to cook out for some friends and family. The menu was none other than beef and anyone who knows my husband knows that is pretty much what he serves whenever he cooks. The guy loves beef and he especially loves trying out new recipes. In true Jason style, the guy never met a recipe that he followed exactly. He always looks at the recipes and says what I can do differently. Most importantly, he {Read More}

8 Tips for Keeping Kids Happy and Healthy This Back-to-School Season #PurellBTS

I am not exactly a germaphobe but I do worry about touching surfaces with only who knows what on them. I worry about their health and there are times when I worry that I am not doing enough to keep them healthy. Here are some tips that we try to follow on a regular basis to keep our kids healthy and happy: 1. Move. Get out and play. Exercise. Get out and walk. Dance. Just move. We talk walks as {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday – First Day of School 2012 {LINKY}


I asked each child what they wanted to be when they grew up. Presenting (from left to right) the music teacher, the artist/painter and the farmer. For more inspiring photos, check out these other Wordless Wednesday participants:Better in Bulk, Shanamama,From Dates to Diapers, Not Your Momblog, High Impact Mom, Colorado Moms, Resourceful Mom Rajean Blomquist, BrainFoggles, Zensible Mama & Rachel Ferrucci and link your own photo stories Other Wordless Wednesday places to link up:

Barbie Fashion Show – Clothing for Girls


Every day I help my daugter pick out an outfit for school. She loves clothing and loves to style herself everyday with accessories. A lot of times, we pick out her outfit the night before and by the time she goes to school, she might be in something completely different having already changed her mind a few times. When we let our daughter pick out her clothing, we know that we are giving her the chance to show a little {Read More}

@Sears #iComfort @SertaMattresses #TwitterParty 8/30 1-2pm CT

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You know the sheep, right? They are the ones you count when you just cannot fall asleep. Serta wants to help you get a better night’s sleep and they invite you to join our upcoming Twitter chat so we can talk about all things mattresses and more specifically Serta’s fabulous iComfort Mattress. WHO @Sears, @SertaMattresses, @crissy, @MommyInsider and me @StacieinAtlanta WHAT #iComfort Twitter Party with @Sears & @SertaMattresses WHERE Twitter with the #iComfort hashtag WHEN Thursday, August 30, 2012 from {Read More}

Chrysler Town & Country Minivan – First Look {VIDEO}

Chrysler Town & Country Minivan

We spent a little over a week with the new Chrysler Town & Country minivan. Here is a first look at the car with my lovely assistant and daughter, Annabella. Check out the video to what we loved as soon as we saw it: Stay tuned for a full review next week. Get the full information here: This is a part of a sponsored campaign.

Is Your Dog Great? #GreatDogContest

Purina Pro Plan How Great is Your Dog Contest

DID YOU KNOW?  – Nine in ten pet owners surveyed say they consider their pet a member of the family? – Americans spend about $5 billion on holiday presents for their furry friends. Americans spend about $5 billion on holiday presents for their furry friends. – Almost half of the pet owners surveyed admit they sometimes talk to their pet. And 80% of those people stated that on those occasions, the animal seemed to respond by means of sounds, facial expressions, or body language. {Read More}

Lean Cuisine – Convenient Meals for Moms

Asian Rice Thing

I have long loved Lean Cuisine meals. I have been eating them for years and I think that I can safely say that I have tried every single meal they have by now. Everyone in my house likes to eat Lean Cuisine meals. I love them for their convenience and I also like that they are made with healthier ingredients.  They are lower in calories and each meal has some fiber in it as well. Any chance to get a {Read More}

MiO Energy Facebook Photo Generator Tool

Mio Energy Facebook Photo Tool

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of MiO Energy for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We are a visual family. And we have a big family that is always following our family on Facebook since we don’t get to see them all of the time. Now as a busy mother of three children, I am constantly taking picture after picture that I need and want to share with family. I love posting pictures of my {Read More}

Hunt’s Delicious Dinners Cravebox! #KentuckyCravebox

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Introducing the Hunt’s Delicious Dinners Cravebox™, featuring a wonderful new Dinner Sauce from Hunts®. Kentucky Residents – You can be among the first in the country to try the backyard, garden-fresh taste of Hunt’s California grown tomatoes, combined with ethnic inspired seasonings and ingredients. Hunt’s Dinner Sauces are the home cook’s shortcut to quick and creative weeknight meals, that pack a Sunday night taste. If you’re a busy home cook living in Kentucky, you’re eligible to receive this fabulous new {Read More}

OVALTINE Quotograph $100 Visa & Canvas Give Away #Ovaltine

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Sometimes I forget to take part in the small moments that make up our lives. I find myself so busy and frantic; often running around from place to place. Lately, I have made a conscious effort to really listen to my children. To hear what they are saying and to be a more present parent. I may not always do as well as I would like to but I have been doing pretty well. For instance, this past weekend, I {Read More}

Fun with the Kraft Foods Photobooth #KraftPhotobooth

Kraft Foods Photobooth GoldRun App

We have a lot of fun in this family. We are always laughing and having a good time. Its gets even better when we get together with my sister and her three kids. Enter the Goldrun app for the Kraft Foods Photobooth. I brought the iPad to my sisters house and we had fun from the minute that we opened the app: Please consider downloading the Goldrun app for iPhone, IPad or Android. We couldn’t stop laughing and we were all {Read More}