Follow me on Instagram for a Chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card!

Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Instagram blast where one lucky reader will win a $100 Amazon gift card. The giveaway is open to everyone and provided by Makobi Scribe. Good Luck! If you are a blogger, you can sign up for this blast here. Entry-Form … [Read More...]

Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy opens everywhere August 1

Last week I attended a special press screening of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy here in Seattle. I was not disappointed. I'm not a crazy huge fan girl, I haven't read comic books since I was a kid, but when I'm flipping through the channels, and a Marvel film is on, the clicker stops. I can't tell you how many times I've seen Captain America, or Thor or any of the Iron Mans, but it's, … [Read More...]

Tips to Get Ready for Back to School

Get Ready for Back to School!

I'm trying to figure out what happened to summer vacation - it's almost August, and that means it's time to get ready for back to school. We don't go back until the day after Labor Day, but I know some of you start earlier - so hopefully this checklist doesn't come to you too late! Three to four weeks before the big day: Go through your child's clothing - make note of what he/she needs … [Read More...]

Free Fire & Rescue Printables

Dusty soars into theaters! Planes Fire & Rescue

Dusty is back! Make sure you check out these activities with everyone's favorite crop duster. Download the activities below FOR FREE! This weekend, we saw Planes: Fire & Rescue this weekend at the special sensory screening at our local AMC Theater. Once a month, in 300 theaters nationwide, participating AMC Theaters provide special opportunity for families to enjoy their favorite … [Read More...]


RSVP for the #Ready4Preschool Twitter Party!

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias®, Inc and it's advertiser. Do you love a good Twitter Party?  You know I do, and I am totally excited to host a party about how to help your child prepare for preschool with Disney Junior Back to School Products!  On July 30th at 1:00 PM EST, please join me for the #Ready4Preschool Twitter Party where we’ll be talking about how your favorite … [Read More...]

Mini Baked Alaska with Twinkies #TwinkieCookbook #Sponsored #MC

Mini Baked Alaska with a Twist

I wrote this review while participating in a campaign for Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Twinkies. I received samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating. I remember sitting at lunch in elementary school, pulling out my sandwich, apple and carob covered raisins out of my red Tupperware lunchbox while my classmates had their brown paper bags. There lunches had … [Read More...]

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The tiny details of baby gear for new parents.

This is a sponsored post as part of my Philips AVENT ambassadorship. It contains affiliate links where I earn a little bit of income. As always, my opinions are my own. Dear new mom, I bet you're reading this on your phone or  tablet. It's likely you've been up all night with that new little one you just brought home. You might be so tired you poured your coffee in your cereal bowl (Yes, I … [Read More...]