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Father’s Day Gift Guide: Man Kit Store #win4dad

Flowers. Spa baskets. These don’t fit for most dads. While gift baskets are expanding in themes and variety, they are often lacking in manliness.  That is… until now!  Let me introduce you to the Man Kit Store! The Man Kit Store just launched...


Lovely Pocket Diapers The Rave ~ Review & #Giveaway -Closed

Today we bring you another affordable choice for pocket lovers - Lovely Pocket Diapers!  LPD really does have affordable prices.  The regular pocket diapers sell for about $7-$7.50 each.  The new collection, The Rave costs $12-$12.50 each.  Additional inserts are...


GoGreen Pocket Diapers The Champ 2.0 Review & #Giveaway – Closed

When talking about pocket diapers, one of the cons I listed was price.  The average price for a (one size) pocket diaper is $20.  This really adds up, even if they are awesome and are used a lot.  This...


What Rissa Thinks About All Day

I want to touch that. I’m going to grab that. Can I reach it? *stretches* *cries* I want that. *Mama moves her or it away* Now, I want that. *Mama repeats move* Does this make noise? *shakes object* Tastes like blue. Does this make noise? *bangs...


Professional & Affordable Nursing Uniforms

Professional & Affordable Nursing Uniforms

I know that some of you work in places where scrubs are required – hospitals, nursing homes, dental office, medical centers, etc. and it’s important to find a nice looking, yet affordable, Medical uniform.  I remember when nursing scrubs...


Father’s Day Gift Guide: Jockey staycool Men’s Shirts #win4dad

Last month I reviewed the women’s reversible Jockey staycool shirt.  This month we are talking about the men’s shirt! I received the women’s in white to review.  Hubs received the men’s Jockey staycool shirt in black.  He was a bit...


Father’s Day Gift Guide: Applebee’s Digital Gift Card $25 #Giveaway – Closed

Here’s a Father’s Day gift idea that is sure to be enjoyed!  And with Applebee’s 2 for $20 deal it’s sure to be a hit.  (I know it will be around here.  We like going to Applebee’s for dinner!) Who...


Yarn Wreaths by Soleil Selene Creations Review

One of my bloggy friends, Leilani, now has a nice Etsy shop – Soleil Selene Creations – for her yarn wreaths as well as hair bands, clips, necklaces and more!  When she’s not crafting, she’s spending time with her...


Stuff My Fluff: Pocket Diapers #clothdiapers #summerfluffin

We’ve talked about AIOs, covers, prefolds, and fitteds. We can’t forget about pockets, can we? Of course not! If I would have thought about making the following cloth diaper – birth order analogy sooner, those posts...


Saving Money With Walgreens Brand Health & Wellness Products

Saving Money With Walgreens Brand Health & Wellness Products

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walgreens for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. While I was pregnant, I had a couple high blood pressure readings which concerned my doctor.  She recommended that I test...


Father’s Day Gift Guide: Commando Lotion Review #win4dad

It’s not unusual to gift lotion to mom, but what about dad?  Surely he could use some moisturizer too.  Just because he’s a man doesn’t mean he can’t take care of his skin!  Most of the time this is...


Cube Dog App Review #CleverCubeDog

Thank you to Cube Dog for sponsoring this review. For more information about Cube Dog please visit the Facebook page or download it on iTunes. Cube Dog is a new app for the iPhone (3GS and 4) and the iPod...


bebeMellons Wool Diaper Cover Review #clothdiapers

I’ve heard a lot of cloth lovin’ mamas rave about wool covers.  It’s been something I’ve been curious to try but uncertain with the price tag.  Depending on what you are getting or where, I’ve seen wool soakers, covers,...


Father’s Day Gift Guide: I Want You to Know Me {Book Review}

My husband is the family historian.  The guardian of family photos and documents.  While looking through pictures is fun, the most interesting finds have been old letters that family members had written.  It was a real glimpse into their...


Father’s Day Gift Guide: Country Bob’s All Purpose Sauce Review #win4dad

Around our house, Brian is in charge of the grill. Part of great grilling is great sauce. So if the man you are shopping for is happiest when there’s choice meat over a flame, you just might...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Cat’s Life & My Dog’s Life #Giveaway – 6/22

I love my kitties and am a dog lover too, but I’ve decided to pass these books onto you!  I was not able to fit reading them in and wanted to get this giveaway out to you!  I was...


Mix N Match: Covers, Prefolds & Fitteds!

Oh my! So this is where my stash gets fun and expanded! When I was looking to make the switch, I was trying to find the most low cost way to do it. It pretty much came...


Wordless Wednesday: The Cutest Lamb {Video}

Wordless Wednesday: The Cutest Lamb {Video}

Remember the lamb costume I reviewed? Here’s a cute video of Rissa in it… (If the embedding flakes out, you can also see it...


#Giveaways Ending Soon & Instant Influence Winners

#Giveaways Ending Soon & Instant Influence Winners

Chili’s $20 Gift Card – Triple Dipper Event! (6/6-6/12) Day Out With Thomas – Family 4 Pack of Tickets – GREEN BAY, WI – 6/10 Kiki’s Fashions ~ $25 GC (US/Can) – 6/10 Dr. Scholl’s Custom Orthotic Inserts (US) 5/28-6/12 ...


lil teammates collectible sports figures

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Lil’ Teammates Review #win4dad

Today I bring you another great gift idea for the sport enthusiast in your life… Lil’...