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10 Different Uses for Aquaphor Healing Ointment

We were provided with Aquaphor healing ointment and other products to try out for our various skincare needs. Being a mom and living in Wisconsin, my skin needs different care throughout the seasons.  In winter, I battle dry, cracked skin(which can be very painful!).  In warmer months and increased outside activities, I


50+ Shiny Gift Ideas for Firefly Fans

This post contains Amazon affiliate links to help make your shopping easier. Are you looking for awesome gifts for Firefly fans? Then you have come to the right place, my friend. We understand the brilliance of Joss Whedon’s show Firefly and appreciate the tragic beauty of a series ending before its time.


Frozen up to 65% off on Zulily today! #ad

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I know many of you have Frozen fans at home or are fans yourself so you’ll love this sale. I am a self-proclaimed Zulily addict and I will more than likely be


Getting My Holiday Shopping Done #VZWVoices #Mom

Disclosure: I am participating in the Verizon Moms Voices program and have been provided with a wireless device and six months of service in exchange for my honest opinions about the product. I love the act of shopping. The thrill of finding things I know someone will like; imagining their reaction. I


10 More Toddler Gift Ideas!

The items listed in this post were received for review except for the I See Me book, the Little People Princess Castle and the Klip Klop Stable. This post contains affiliate links. I’m telling you, I need to stop shopping. I can’t help it though because this is the first year Rissa


Blurb Makes Custom eBooks Easy

This post contains affiliate links. I’ve been thinking about writing an eBook (or three) for over a year now. One of the things that has always stopped me was how to actually put it together and the cost to do it. I really want to package up some of my blog posts,


Creative Blurb Book Gift Ideas

With all the pictures we take these days it’s nice to find something creative to do with them. Not all my pictures are bookworthy, of course, but I do take enough pictures of the kids where I could put together nice photobooks for the grandparents. Or to use as our own keepsakes


Black Friday Deals for TFTN Readers

Last year many of you liked the major deals we shared with you. While we haven’t been posting as many deals this year overall, I thought you may appreciate information for holiday shopping. Since I’ve already bought most of our Christmas presents it’s going to be hard for me to resist shopping


Custom Photo Book Gift Ideas and Discount Code #ad

This photo book gift idea is sponsored and contains affiliate links. I have a few ideas for photo books I’d like to put together like highlights from Instagram. Or a dance and gymnastics book for Rissa. If I hadn’t gone off course with Xander’s monthly photos I could have compiled them as


Baby & Kids Memorial Day Sales!

Going anywhere this weekend?  Not me, and I’m planning to work.  Not the whole time, but having an extra day of Daddy home might give me a chance to get some things done. With extra traffic and stores buzzing with activity, I might do some online shopping.  The kids could use some


Mothers – Give Yourself a Gift [Mother’s Day Deals]

Mother’s Day deals, yay!  Let me remind you that these do contain my affiliate links which may help me buy my mother something nice if you order through me. But first… May the Fourth Be With You! Did you know that all the Star Wars movies were released in the month of


Baby and Mom Deals: BabyLegs, Mabel’s Labels and More

BabyLegs – 25% Off Okay, you know how much I love BabyLegs, right?  I have them for both kids and wish I could have some for myself!  Well, I can get some now with the new larger size…. BabyLegs is helping you cheer on your favorite team for March Madness with 25%


Get Business Cards 40% Off at Tiny Prints

Business cards are a must to have on hand for networking and certainly if you are going to a conference!  And don’t think you need a business to have cards… if you network with other moms to coordinate playdates and carpools you want “mom cards” to easily and quickly distribute your information.


Recycle Old Electronics and Computers at Best Buy

We live in a rapidly developing technological world where our new phone is outdated within months after purchasing.  Electronics are made out of heavy metals and contain potentially hazardous material if not disposed of properly.  We literally have a closet FULL of old computer parts, monitors, and broken consoles and controllers.  So


Baby Clothes Deal: Buy 3 Get 4th Free Sale From Tea Collection

I can’t believe how fast baby boy is out growing his clothes.  Thankfully my daughter’s growth is slower now so clothes I buy for her last for months rather than only weeks! Fabulous sale alert! Through Wednesday, February 27th, Tea Collection is offering you the chance to buy 3 separates and get the 4th


Blurb Flash Sale: 25% Off This Weekend!

Are you a scrapbook flunky like me?  Then I’ve found us the perfect solution…. These days, its so important to have something tangible to reflect on good times, hard work paying off, or simply being creative. You can make Blurb books for just about every occasion, whether it be a wedding book, a birthday


Getting Anxious for Spring @Sears #GrillingisHappiness #spon

We lucked out again this year by not having much snow in Wisconsin until mid-January.  Usually it’s been around since November or December.  There have even been a few warm days that melted away the snow and ice.  Yeah, I know!  It sounds crazy, doesn’t it?  My daughter enjoyed splashing around in


7 Memorable Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for the One You Love

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s time to pick out the perfect gift to woo the one you love.  Well, if you are into that sort of thing.  Maybe you’re like us and you kind of act like it’s no big deal and poke fun at it some years


Deal: ModCloth’s 70% Off Cabin Fever Sale

It’s only mid-January and I’m starting to feel a little cabin fever. It’ll be nearly 4 months before I can call Wisconsin weather spring-like. It doesn’t stop me from looking at some spring styles though. Ready to update your look for the new year? Then it is time to catch the fever,


Keeping My Family Happy & Healthy

Deciding to make changes in my life not only affects me, it affects my family. It might seem obvious, but it’s an important factor in my success. If I don’t implement family-wide lifestyle changes, then I’m not going to be successful. How can I maintain and achieve my goals when those around