Tales From the Nursery

Tales From the Nursery: The Toddler Years

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My Top 5 Baby Money Saving Tips [Because Prompts are Fun]

I’m sort of amazed that you are reading this right now.  I’m not money saving expert.  In fact, I am much better at spending than saving.  Well, I guess I have some idea how to


Tips for Dressing Newborns

I almost forgot how awkward it can be to dress and change clothes on a newborn.  It is certainly much different than a toddler who can help get dressed!  I felt more at ease


Tea Collection 15% Off Sitewide Sale

From now through 2/14, Tea Collection is offering 15% off sitewide with promo code GOTHERE15. Shop the hottest spring looks inspired by Tea Collection’s travels to South Africa or take an additional 15% off already reduced sale items. Hurry,


A New Year for a New Me Needs New Clothes! {$5K #StyleSURPRISE Sweepstakes} #ad

What a year this has been and it has been lacking a lot of style.  I’m the first to admit that I’m not the most fashionable person in the world, but being pregnant for


$500 Gift Card for The Children’s Place Giveaway #babyshower 7/24-8/24

When there’s a new baby on the way, clothes shopping is probably my favorite thing to do. Of course, right now I’m hesitant to buy anything until my next ultrasound. I want


My Daughter’s Dolls Are Nudists

I used to think it was funny and a bit odd to see people out in public and their child holding a naked doll. Now, we are one of those families. Do you see


These Are Old Navy’s BEST-TEES Yet!

I’ve shopped Old Navy off and on over the years.  In store it can get frustrating because most locations do not carry their plus size collection.  At least I can shop that and their


I Found the Cutest Easter Dress for Rissa! #MyHartstrings

Last year we didn’t buy a special Easter dress for Rissa.  Instead, I tortured her with a lamb costume.  Do you remember this? That was back when she actually held still for pictures most of


Adorable Clothing for Little Kids at Lucky Puppy Apparel!

It’s starting to warm up so I’m excited to look ahead at summer dresses for RissaBoo.  Even though we are a cat household, I do like dogs too.  I had dogs most of my


Do You Have a Fashion Forward Toddler?

Are kids born with a sense of fashion or is that a skill we acquire over time? I am completely serious in my question because I don’t know! I feel like I


Fashion Baby Clothes | Taylor Joelle Designs Review & Giveaway (US/CAN) 2/26

Looking for trendy fashion baby clothes?  You’ll want to check out Taylor Joelle Designs!  They specialize in stylish baby boutique items such has leggings, ties, hats, and diaper covers at reasonable prices.  They accept


Just Jen Custom Rhinestone Fashions Review & Giveaway (US) 1/19 closed

I never used to be big into custom shirts or rhinestones, but the two go together very well on little girl’s clothes… and on women’s shirts too if it’s not overdone. It’s actually kind


Dressing Up for the Holidays With the Tea Collection {Review}

We have plenty of holiday gatherings to attend and Miss Riss needs to be dressed to the nines!  I had one cute little Christmas outfit for her last year but no one really saw


Bobiam Streetwear Review & Giveaway (US) 12/29 closed

I wish I could draw.  I really do.  I feel like I have a lot of talents, but drawing is not one of them no matter how hard I try!  If you are looking


12 Days of Gifts Galore: Karina Dresses Review

The 12 Days of Gifts Galore giveaway event is coming up November 25th through December 6th. Be sure to come back then and enter to win a prize from this event sponsor! Karina Dresses I’ve shared


12 Days of Gifts Galore: Why I Love Kudzoom

Like many moms, I like dressing my baby up in nice looking clothes even if she insists on getting them dirty.  Unfortunately, baby clothes are expensive!  Some of her outfits retail at or more


Deal Alert: Free Shipping at Kudzoom Until 10/26

     Kudzoom offers a great selection of clothing and gear for babies to tweens and everything in between (and mamas too!) up to 80% off.  Order anything between now and tomorrow (10/26) and you’ll be


Fashionista Event Sponsor: Funky T-Shack {Custom T-Shirts}

The Fall Fashionista Giveaway Event will take place 10/14-10/19, so be sure to stop back then and enter our “Accessorize!” prize package. Please take a moment to meet one of our sponsors: Funky T-Shack Now, I know what you


The Ultimate Green Store Review & $25 GC Giveaway CLOSED

One area of my life that doesn’t have enough green in it is clothing and bedding.  I don’t know a whole lot about the manufacturing process, but I can only imagine the amount of


Totsy – Discount Shopping for Mom & Baby!

“Totsy offers moms on-the-go and moms-to-be access to brand-specific sales, up to 80% off retail, just for them and the kids, ages 0-7. Top brands for mom, baby, and child. Prenatal care products, baby