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}

Lysol No Touch Kitchen System Undercover Challenge & Review

Lysol No Touch Kitchen System Undercover Challenge

A few weeks ago, I was sent the Lysol No Touch Kitchen System to use in our household. Now I love automated things and soap is one of those things that always end up with a yucky looking container because of my kids. That doesn’t happen any more. ABOUT THE LYSOL NO TOUCH KITCHEN SYSTEM Lysol created a revolutionary automatic, hands-free dispenser with a multi purpose formula that: Powers through grease on dishes Cleans tough messes on surfaces Kills bacteria {Read More}

Easter Egg Decorating with PAAS and Heinz

Paas

We love Easter in this house. We decorate the house. We decorate eggs and we really go all out celebrating. Every year we challenge ourselves to decorate eggs even more creatively than the year before.We have tie dyed, used glitter, used glow-in-the-dark paint, done fingerprint eggs and much more. This year we are going old school. We are jus dying them in bright colors. DID YOU KNOW? Every year, Americans dye and decorate more than 180 million eggs during the {Read More}

Xia-Xia Home Party and Easter Basket Giveaway

Xia-Xia

We recently hosted a Xia-Xia™ party at our home for my kids and some of their friends. We had a scavenger hunt, decorated some eggs and had great refreshments. The kids had a fabulous time. WHAT ARE XIA-XIA? Xia-Xia™ are skitter-scattering, pitter-pattering, loveable, crazy crabs with colorful shells to collect and trade. They combine the silly charm of a real hermit crab with an imaginative, playful twist. Kids find hermit crabs appealing for numerous reasons, including their colorful shells, tropical {Read More}

Kalso Earth Day $1000 Community Grant #KALSOPROJECTEARTH @kalsoearthshoes

Brownie Kalso

You may have seen my post several weeks ago submitting my ideas of what I would do with a $1000 grant for Earth from Kalso shoes (the makers of Earth Footwear): Project Earth Day from @kalsoearthshoes #KALSOPROJECTEARTH My goal in applying for the project was for the Scouts (two of my kids are in Scouts and I am a Brownie leader) at the school my children attend would be able to complete a Scout service project in which they would {Read More}

HOP Blu-Ray Combo Pack & Nintendo Game Give Away

HOP

My kids are avid movie watchers. They beg all of the time “Please take us to the movies” or “can we see what movies are on Netflix?” They love going to the theater to see movies, they love checking Netflix or On Demand or even Target to see what new movies have come out. When HOP came out, we were unable to get to the theatre to see, much to the annoyance of my son. We tried several times but {Read More}

P&G Have You Tried This Yet? Give Away

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It is no secret that if you read this blog, you know that I am a huge fan of P&G. We reguarly use many of their products in our everyday lives. Many of the brands are the only brands I use and in some cases would rather go without if I cannot get my favorite. I am that brand loyal. The Have You Tried This Yet? program from P&G is back!  This month, don’t miss out on exclusive offers on some {Read More}

TCBY Frozen Yogurt Party #TCBYGrocery #CBias

Walmart TCBY Frozen Yogurt Display

We recenty hosted a TCBY Frozen Yogurt party for my kids and some of their friends. These new products from TCBY just hit the shelves at your local Walmart store during the first week of March. I went shopping with my daughter so we could pick out the perfect flavors and we ended up buying them all. The shopping experience as quick and easy. We located the TCBY frozen yogurt and found a wide selection available. In fact, while we {Read More}