Saturday, September 30, 2017

Fall Into Grandparent's Day with GourmetGiftBaskets.com Microbrew Beer Bucket and a Giveaway




Get dad something he will love this year! With Granparent's Day right around the corner check out GourmetGiftBaskets.com they have the perfect Grandparent's Day gifts for every grandpa from the foodie, the beer connoisseur, to the golfer find dad the perfect gift just right for him! My husband is a typical man he likes food and beer. The Microbrew Beer Bucket has the best of both worlds.
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Friday, September 29, 2017

Trick or Treat Fidget Spinner Fun With Oriental Trading



Halloween is one of our families favorite holidays.My kids love giving treats out to their classes. We usually make up treat bags for each child. This year I wanted to change it up just a little bit. Although the treat bags are tons of fun they are time consuming to put together and take a lot of patience. This year we saw something amazing on Oriental Trading. Oriental Trading is now offering fidget spinners. Check out all of the different Oriental Trading fidget spinners. I love the Halloween themes! My kids love fidget spinners as most children do right now. It is the newest trend. I thought of how great it would be to treat each child this year with a fidget spinner for Halloween.

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Learning Fun With My Town Pets App



Do your kids love playing apps? I know mine do. They love anything electronic, way too much in my opinion. I try and be sure to limit their electronic's time and to make sure what they are playing is kid friendly. My Town Pets is perfect for kids! Not only is My Town Pets Kid Friendly it is also educational. Your children can learn while playing a wonderful app! Sierra loves taking care of anything. I guess that is the mommy already coming out i my two year old. The ability to care for her own pets with The My Town app had her super excited and entertains her for hours. She loves picking up her pets poo on the app of course! There is just so many great, fun, kids features in this app it is amazing!


My Town: Pets is now available in the apple, google and amazon play store. My Town Pets joins the series of 18 games (and growing), Pets allow children to have fun adopting animals, caring for them, taking them to the vet and much more. It incorporates everything they would do with real pets. This presents the opportunity for children to learn animal interaction and responsibility that can carry over into their real lives.  Creativity, empowerment and imagination all in one fun-filled app!

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Peppa Pig Is Coming To Charleston West Virginia


Peppa Pig is coming to the Charleston Municipal Auditorium on 10/26 Surprise! Peppa Pig, George, and their friends are back in a brand new live stage show, Peppa Pig's Surprise! It's a lovely day and Peppa is playing outside with her friends. Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have got a surprise for her and George - they can't guess what it is, can you? Enjoy fun, loads of songs and of course, surprises in this charming, colorful new show. Peppa Pig's Surprise promises to be the perfect theater show for all!

Get Your Tickets Today!

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Geomatrix The Perfect Educational Gift For Kids

The only thing better than finding a toy your kids absolutely love and will actually get use out of, is when that toy happens to be STEM approved toy. California Creattions the creators of Geomatrix, The Magnetic Art of Building has become the newest toy to hit our household. Both boys, ages 6 and 10 years old spend hours at a time building with these. Whether they are making puppy dogs, trucks or just making silly things, it's always a great thing to see them being constructive and using their imaginations.

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Arm & Hammer Clump N Seal Slide Cat Litter Treat Your Fur Baby to the Best!



Arm & Hammer is at it again outdoing themselves one more time with Arm & Hammer Slide the easy to clean up cat litter. What's the one job you hate most in the house? If you are like me and have fur babies it is probably cleaning the litter box! I love my animals and consider them family!
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Halloween Costume Ideas For The Gamer in Your Family From Oriental Trading


Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. It's game time! Get your game face on with Oriental Trading's gaming inspired costumes! They have everything from Mario to Halo; all the classics and the newest gaming super heroes and heroines! Now that I have kids of my own I get to enjoy helping them pick out their own costumes each year. I love seeing their personalities come out in their costume choices. You can see my boys are both very into gaming from their Halo costumes below!

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Eye Spy With My Little Eye Find It Games!


Take family game night on an all new and exciting adventure with Find It Games! Find It Games brings the best of both worlds together with their family friendly games. Not only are Find It Games a game but they are also a seek and find puzzle in a game. Each find it game has several different ways to play on your own or as a family. The game never ends because you just shake it up and start again. Find It Games are perfect for little ones and adults and bring everyone together at the gaming table!


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Easiest Back To School Breakfast With Overnight Oats by Dave’s Naturals and Giveaway




With school back in session I am always on the lookout for easy, quick and tasty foods for the kids. My children don't ride the bus and enjoy that extra morning time so I try to make sure they eat a healthy breakfast before they head off to school. Several studies show that children who eat healthy are more focused and have more energy throughout the day for classes. Which means they can learn at their maximum ability! Dave’s Gourmet (who owns Dave's Natural's) has many great options for back to school meals. They have overnight oats, pasta sauces and spicy seasoning sauces. We will be featuring all three varieties as well as giveaway the first Dave;s Gourmet products we tried were the Overnight Oats! They were delicious, simple and easy.


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The Emoji Movie is Coming Soon!

Bring on the Popcorn, and Make It A LOL Kids Movie Night!


THE EMOJI MOVIE

Includes the original HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA short “Puppy!”

Available on Digital October 10 and on 4k ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-Ray Plus Digital, and DVD October 24th

I know me and my kids are excited about "the Emoji Movie" coming soon we will have a great giveaway for my readers as well. My kids know more of the Emoji's now than I do. I love that this is a cute movie the whole family will be able to watch. Check out the fun coloring sheets below and the Halloween Pumpkin Carving image. Print yours now and join in "The Emoji Movie" fun!

Download your coloring sheets and Halloween Pumpkin Carving Image here:

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New Baby Vibes Giveaway!

New Baby Vibes Giveaway - Mommy Scene

We are excited to bring you a fabulous giveaway featuring these great baby products!
Buttons Diapers cloth diaper cover + 3 inserts - Buttons Diapers are all-in-two cloth diapers that consist of adjustable waterproof diaper covers and snap-in-place absorbent diaper inserts. Choose a cover and an insert, and you’re set! Winner may choose cover style.

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7 Scholarships to Apply For Today

Let's face it, the cost of college is expensive.  There are ways to reduce your college costs.  Getting a scholarship is one of them.  A scholarship is a grant or payment made to support a student's education, awarded on the basis of academic or other achievement. I am going to discuss four scholarships you should apply for today.

The Rusty Tweed Economic Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding high school student or undergraduate in economics or finance related courses. Recipients of the scholarship are high school seniors or college undergraduates who have demonstrated excellence in their studies of economics or finance, and who have maintained a high-level of academic performance. The scholarship was founded by Rusty Tweed, president and owner of Tweed Financial Services. This is a $1000 scholarship.  I know that would help offset expenses.
Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship in reacting to the rising tuition costs. Dr. Shah, graduated as valedictorian from Bishop Watterson High School before attending Ohio State University, where he earned a Bachelor’s with Honors. He stayed at OSU and earned his MD from the College of Medicine at Ohio State. He has been a tireless advocate of access to higher education and has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship to ensure that deserving students from all parts of the economic spectrum can reach their academic goals.  One student will be chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship to be applied to their higher learning education.
The Aaron Minc Scholarship was created with the belief that everyone who wants to continue learning after high school should get a chance to do so. However, despite what we hope for our future high school graduates not everyone can afford the hefty fees that result from college. Aaron Minc has created this scholarship to give high schoolers the chance to further their education by awarding one person who provides an essay with a $1,500 academic scholarship.

John Jesensky is pleased to announce the first annual John Jesensky Scholarship. Aspiring musicians are often faced with a competitive field and numerous other hurdles. Higher education is already costly, regardless of major, and many students frequently drop musical pursuits and opt for more secure career paths. The John Jesensky  Scholarship was founded to support all college s and to promote musical education. One student will be chosen to receive $1,000 to help their pursuit of higher learning.
The Groza Learning Center Education Scholarship was created to help students interested in higher education reach their goal of attending college or university. Each year a theme will be chosen and students will have the chance to respond in a short essay. This year, applicants will be asked to explain what ‘redemption’ means to them and how it has played a role in their lives and in their interactions with others. Often times, when students come to Groza that is exactly what they are seeking- a turnaround with a challenging academic skill, concept, class, or a standardized test. After all, doesn’t everyone love a good comeback story? A committee will select a winner by the end of November, 2017. One winner will be selected and receive $1000 towards higher education.
Also, check out the scholarship opportunities from Karl Jobst and Nationwide Debt Direct.  No matter what you may major in, there is a scholarship out there for you.
If you click on any of the links in this post,you will be taken to the page of that particular scholarship.  All the information is there on how to apply and submit for that particular scholarship.  Please let me know in the comments if you applied for any of these scholarships ! 


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Saturday, September 23, 2017

Back To School Never Smelled So Good Crayola

With school back in session my kids are into a million different things. They want the newest and hottest toys and the best back to school supplies. Mind you my children are in no way spoiled. They are just kids they see all of these great supplies and all of these fun new products and their little minds go crazy. My kids are the kind of kids who know their mommy works hard and if I say no it is because I can't get it not because I don't want to. That is why I love Crayola!

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE Salad & Snack Set Giveaway - #StoredBrilliantly


The brand new Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE Salad & Snack Set is just what you need when you're thinking of living a more healthier lifestyle, and watching what you eat. If you're looking for a set that would keep your fruits, veggies and snacks fresh and crisp, look no further.

Rubbermaid’s pristine 100% leak-proof food storage container, BRILLIANCE, now comes perfectly designed for ready-to-go meals and snacks. With customizable insert trays and dividers, the BRILLIANCE Snack & Salad Set is your all-in-one solution for taking lunch on the go!

  • 100% Leak-Proof Guaranteed* – Airtight latches keep container tightly secured with no leaks or messes.
  • Customizable – Adjustable insert trays and dividers create separated compartments within the container and allow controlled placement based on the foods being packed or stored.
  • Stain Resistant Material – The ultra-durable Tritan material keeps the container both stain-free and odor-free.
  • Safe and Easy – BPA free and safe for the dishwasher, microwave and freezer.

So you can give the new Rubbermaid BRILLIANCE Snack & Salad set a try for yourself, one lucky winner will have the chance to win a set. Winner will be randomly selected by PromoSimple and will have 48hrs to respond to the winning email. Failure to respond will mean forfeiting your prize and a new winner will be chosen. Good luck!



*Not applicable to internal compartments created by inserts.

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Free Enlightened Ice Cream




Want to try out a healthy ice cream? Hurry over to request a FREE Enlightened Ice Cream Pint Product Coupon

Satisfy your hunger with #Free #EnlightenedIceCream!

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Saturday, September 16, 2017

Home Security Protect All of Your Devices With Cujo



Cujo is a firewall that protects all your devices on your wireless/modem. There's nothing to download or any additional software to buy. Once it's connected it will find all your devices on your network and protect them. With the app you can monitor them. It also has parents control options for parents to set on their children's devices. Think of it as the firewall on your computer.


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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Eye Spy With My Little Eye EZVIZ


Who doesn't want to know what goes on in their own home all the time? I know I do, especially since we moved to a new town. I don't know as many people or who or what might be a threat to watch for. Ezviz makes home security simple and easy! They have many different types of  products for all of your security needs. I was recently able to try the Ezviz Mini Plus. I feel one thousand times more at ease knowing I can see everything going on at my home while I am not there.


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Sunday, September 10, 2017

The Perfect Grandparents Day Gift Grandbox



Send grandma and grandpa a GrandBox. The perfect gift for Grandparent's Day or just to show them how much they are loved!

GrandBox is a monthly subscription box curated specifically for seniors 65 and up. Each box can be personalized with family photos and a note. It's the perfect gift to bring a smile to your loved ones. 

Send grandma and grandpa a GrandBox. The perfect gift for Grandparent's Day or just to show them how much they are loved!

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Go Back To School With Scented Fun From Whiffer Sniffers!

Free For All received a sample to try to facilitate this review. No financial compensation was received all opinions are 100 percent my own! 

I love any thing that spells good especially toys. It brings back childhood memories for me. I was an eighties baby and grew up in the time of scented sticker, toys and markers. It brings back great memories I had all things scented when I was a kid. Whiffer Sniffer's makes scented back pack clips. When I say scented I mean scented. They smell amazing!

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Hartz Delectables SqueezeUp's Make the Perfect Treat For Your Cats and Giveaway


Hartz Delectables SqueezeUp treats, the first interactive wet cat treats. The Hartz Mountain Corporation announces their "Pawtastic!" campaign featuring videos of "celebricats" including Venus the Two Face Cat, Coby the Cat, White Coffee Cat, Hello Luna Rose, Hobbicats, N2 Cat Crew and Roothekangaroo "going crazy" for SqueezeUps! We were lucky enough to try the assortment below and one lucky winner will have a chance to get their own similar assortment as pictured. Winner will receive assorted cat toys as well as 8 packs of Delectable's Squeeze Up Cat Treats!

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Saturday, September 9, 2017

Luster White Sweepstakes




Luster Premium White's Summer of Smiles Sweepstakes & Giveaway is currently running (through September 30, 2017)

Sweepstakes: Win up to $4,000 in prizes!! The Sweepstakes consist of 10 unique drawings to award one prize in each drawing. Entry in the Sweepstakes does not constitute entry into any other promotion, contest or sweepstakes. Enter at www.lustersummersmiles.com.

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Toys That Are One With The Earth: One Earth Toys



One Earth Toys is perfect for children and is Earth friendly! The concept of the brand was formed when after having their first child, Barny and his wife Naomi noticed the 'sea of plastic toys' that were taking over their house and where, in years to come would all that plastic end up. 'We hated the idea that all these plastic toys would eventually be discarded into landfill, causing problems for future generations'.

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Sea Band Nausea Relief

I received this product for free from Moms Meet to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links.



Sea Band is one of the most interesting products I have ever used. It is perfect for nausea, vomiting and the travel woes that come with motion sickness. During pregnancy your body goes through so many changes it is almost enough to drive you crazy. Sea Band can help! Their products are perfect to eliminate the nausea pregnancy causes.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Dr. Bronner's Brings Eco Friendly Cleanliness to You!

I received this product for free from Moms Meet to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links.



Dr. Bronner's is the all natural, organic line that offers so many amazing products. We were able to try their Pure Castile Liquid Soap (Baby Unscented) Lip Balm (unscented) and Hand Sanitizer in lavender and sample them with our group. The moms and I were amazed. I have had hit and miss quality from pure castile soaps but Dr. Bonner's was different. Using the directions on the bottle and adding the bit of vinegar I was amazed with the laundry results. 


Do you know the many different uses for pure castile soap? I knew a few but not all of them and I am a lover of organic, all natural products. It can be used for your face wash, body wash, shampoo, dishes, mopping and pet stains and those are just to name a few more common uses. Google and see what you would use Dr. Bronner's pure castile soap for. I love that the soap comes in different variations and scents. Lavender is one of my favorite scents but I also love the unscented for the kids.

The lip balm is so softening and I loved the unscented version. No weird smell on you lips all day. It is not greasy and provides the perfect softness and gloss for those hot summer days. The hand sanitizer is perfect for kids the lavender isn't too strong and the kids love the squirt bottle versus the goop the comes in most sanitizers. With the pump very little is wasted. I love that they are safe for the environment, kids and are an earth friendly company. Dr. Bronner's also has coconut oil I now almost all of my readers use coconut oil so be sure to check out their coconut oils!

Check out all of Dr. Bonner's products and purchase below and be sure to follow Dr Bronner's on social media below:



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Friday, September 1, 2017

Code Words

Grab your code words for each day here for extra entries!
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