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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]


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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

Traveling with A Tween: The Great Smoky Mountains

Its time for another trip for us! This week Charlie and I are staying around our area but checking out some things he's never seen before. But a few weeks ago we got to visit the Great Smoky Mountains. First of all I highly suggest looking into … [Read more...]

BenQ Reading Lamp Giveaway

BenQ Reading LED Desk Lamp Giveaway BUTTON Sponsored by: BenQ Hosted by: Java John Z’s Read Java John Z's review HERE I love reading but I'm getting old and need more light and my glasses when I do. This reading lamp should provide … [Read more...]

Spiderman Homecoming Giveaway

We just let Charlie watch the first Spiderman movie last weekend. Charlie absolutely loved it. The emotion when Ben Parker dies was overwhelming! I can't wait to watch the newest movie Spiderman Homecoming in theaters now! Sponsored by Sony … [Read more...]

Traveling with a Tween: Hendricks Motorsports

You may have seen the big announcement the other day over on Facebook, Charlie and I are all alone this summer. Rachael is off to North Carolina with my parents and she's having a blast but it means that we get to do some travel just the two of us. … [Read more...]

Cars 3 Driven to Win

Cars 3 is the hit movie of the summer and WB Games is allowing fans to get into the movie with the game Cars 3 Driven to Win. They sent us a copy of the game to test out on the Xbox One. These are Charlie's thoughts on the game: Cars 3 Driven to … [Read more...]