10 Tips for Grilling This Summer

I’m not a great cook. I’m the first one to admit that. I almost never grill. I was super excited to find these 10 tips for grilling this summer from Kosher.com in my inbox. 1) Don’t overcrowd the grill. Don’t make the rookie mistake of favoring quantity over quality. Yes, everyone is hungry, but by […]

Staying in Ocean City Maryland

With summer in full swing, its the time that everyone thinks about the best way to stay at the beach. For us, we love being on the Western Shore of Maryland. We live less than a quarter of a mile from the beach and can go at a drop of a hat. The kids however […]

VPulse Light Up Speaker Giveaway

If you are a music fan, you know it’s all about getting the best sound. I’ve tried hundreds of speakers and absolutely lovebtrsting new ones. I rather like the idea of this VPulse light up speaker. You can read more about my review here One WINNER will win A VPULSE1 Light Up Speaker Sponsored by: […]

A Bad Moms Christmas Trailer #BadMomsXmas

Last year I fell in love with the movie Bad Moms. It was the epitome of how all moms feel at some point or another. We try to be perfect, do all that we can for our kids and wind up feeling like we’ve failed. I learned last year to embrace those Bad Mom moments […]

Office Depot Another Year for National Backpack Program

I’ve had the pleasure of making sure our readers know about the Office Depot National BackPack Program for the past two years. Last year they sent me such beautiful backpacks but our kids already had ones so we donated them to our teachers. It was perfect as we had 5 backpacks and 4 teachers. Our […]

Traveling with a Tween: Mazda 6 Takes On DC

Traveling with a Tween isn’t always fun. The kids need more space than they used to. They want to stay connected but they still want to go to new places and visit new sights. This past week we got to test drive a Mazda 6. First of all it was a beautiful car but I […]

5 Ways to Stay Safe While Walking

I’ve been on a kick with a few friends to get more exercise. It’s been great to have someone to be with while working out. We change up our routine and do swimming and walking to use different muscles and get some more work outs in. But walking can be unsafe so I wanted to […]

The Queen is Coming to Tea Giveaway

Summer time is the perfect time to enjoy some special time with the kids. I’ve been spending most of my time with Charlie since Rachael is visiting my parents. But I went down last week to spend some time with her and also spend some time with my parents. One of Rachael’s favorite things is […]


The kids are basically out of the Spongebob phase but for those that have kids still there or may be you happen to like him there’s great news! This fall Nickelodeon will air a Spongebob Squarepants Halloween Special: The Legend of Boo-kini Bottom. Nickelodeon will take viewers on a spooky Halloween adventure throughout Bikini Bottom […]

National Ice Cream Day Giveaway with Thirty One

Welcome to the National Ice Cream Day Giveaway! We are so excited to be able to celebrate this with Thirty-One Gifts and their newest Sprinkles print which is only available for the month of July! I love their bags and have several different ones. We use one of the large utility totes for when we […]