New Clips From Disney’s Zootopia Are Here!

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I am SO excited about the upcoming release of Disney's Zootopia! I saw the film preview ahead of "The Good Dinosaur" and my son and I laughed out loud. I knew it was going to be amazing... and then I got invited on the press trip to interview the stars of film and those behind the scenes that make the Disney magic happen! I cannot wait to share all of it with you. Mark your calendars and keep an eye out on social media from February 20-23rd and follow along with the #ZootopiaEvent. In the ... ...continue reading

Enter to Win a Diono Radian RXT!

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With the chilly temperatures outside, most of us are bundled into our winter clothes and snow gear to stay warm. If you have kids, it's pretty likely that at some time or another you've overdressed them to the point where they can't move. Unfortunately, even with the good intentions of keeping our little ones safe, we might be putting them in more danger by combining winter outerwear and car seats. Ruth from Viva Veltoro has all the information you need from Allana Pinkerton, Certified Child ... ...continue reading

Car Seat and Coats – Let’s Talk About the Do’s and Don’ts!

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Winter is here and it's the perfect time to learn about the do's and don'ts of car seats and coats. See why puffy winter coats are a big no-no for your little child's safety. When the temperatures dip, it's inevitable that we want to bundle up our little ones to keep them warm and cozy.  Unfortunately, being a little overzealous in this department can put our children in danger when they're buckled into their car seats. In the midst of a chilly winter, now is the perfect time to educate ... ...continue reading

Easy Hairstyle – A Simple Hair Bow Made Out of Your Own Hair

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Looking for an easy hairstyle? This hair bow hairstyle is so pretty and simple to do! I'll give you the full instructions on how to do it yourself using your own hair. I've teamed up with Lunchbox to bring you this easy hair bow hairstyle idea. I'm going to brag a little and say that I've been pretty darn good about sticking to my New Year's resolution. I wanted to make more of an effort on my appearance and I've actually been doing it! It isn't easy when I'm juggling hectic mornings with ... ...continue reading

3 Reasons to Spend Valentine’s Day at Home

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Making your Valentine's Day plans? This year, we're staying in! I've got 3 great reasons for you to spend Valentine's Day at home with your sweetie. I've teamed up with the Hallmark Channel for this post about spending Valentine's Day at home.  Valentine's Day is just a few days away and you're probably already trying to make plans on how to spend the special day with your loved one. While it may be tempting to make reservations or plan a big outing to celebrate the day of love, but ... ...continue reading

W-I-N a $199 Giftcard to Relish Clothing!

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Relish Clothing is an online boutique with on-trend, fashionable clothing that offers mystery boxes for the adventurous shopper!  See my review of a box, how to get involved in the Relish Clothing Facebook Group, and where to enter to win a $199 gift card giveaway! I used to absolutely love clothing shopping.  I would spend free afternoons over holiday breaks and leisurely jump from store to store with some things in mind to look for, but mostly just enjoying the possibility of coming ... ...continue reading

Give a Hallmark Valentine’s Card from Walgreens this Year!

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Walgreens is an excellent place to pick up a Hallmark Valentine's Day Card this year!  I was asked to participate in the #HallmarkAtWalgreens #CareEnough campaign, sponsored by Hallmark at Walgreens.  Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. How beautiful that there is a day set aside for lovers to put down in tangible words how we just can't live without the other!  If there is any holiday that deserves a hand-selected card that will be cherished and held and re-read on ... ...continue reading

W-I-N a Honeywell Cool Moisture Humidifier!

Honeywell Humidifier Giveaway

    Today over at Thrifty Nifty Mommy, Kim is reviewing the Honeywell Cool Moisture Humidifier. Click HERE to read her thoughts on it. I'm teaming up with Thrifty Nifty Mommy to offer one lucky reader the chance to WIN a Honeywell Cool Moisture Humidifier! Enter using the Giveaway Tools entry form below. Good luck! Entry-Form Disclosure: Kim was sent this humidifier at no cost to facilitate the review. All opinions are her own. Honeywell is responsible for prize ... ...continue reading

Homemade Fried Mozzarella and Chicken Parmesan Sliders Recipes

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Getting ready for your game day celebration? Whip up a batch of homemade fried mozzarella and chicken parmesan sliders and win big with these crowd pleasers! I've partnered with Lunchbox to share these recipes for homemade fried mozzarella and chicken parmesan sliders. Do you gear up for game day each week? We love watching football each Sunday (and Saturdays for that matter) and we always seem to have a crowd. With a house full of people, I rely on easy to make, tried and true recipes ... ...continue reading

W-I-N a $25 Amazon Gift Card!

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Ready for a fun and easy giveaway? If you want to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card just use the form below! Open to the US only, ages 18 and up. Ends 2/16/16 at 11:59 PM EST. Entry Form Disclosure: Terms and conditions are applied to gift cards. Amazon is not a participating partner in or sponsor of this offer. One winner will be randomly selected using the Giveaway Tools random selector and notified via email. Once notified, the winner will have 48 hours to respond or he/she will forfeit this ... ...continue reading

Slow Cooker Beef Stew Recipe

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Slow cooker beef stew is one of my absolutely favorite meals from childhood. Just thinking about it makes me smile (and hungry!). The mix of beef and vegetables just hits the spot, especially on a cold day. I've mentioned this before, but honestly I'd like to sing it from the mountaintops - I LOVE my slow cooker! If you don't have one, you need one. There's a reason that the Crock Pot is my go-to gifts for newlyweds and my adult girlfriends - it's a lifesaver. When I was a kid, I'd come ... ...continue reading

We LOVE Giveaways – GRAND PRIZE Package!

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Welcome to the BMN Loves Giveaways Hop, hosted by Lindsey Blogs and Viva Veltoro. We're celebrating the upcoming holiday with something everyone loves... giveaways! Be sure to hop around to all the bloggers involved in the Hop, including the two Grand Prize giveaways, in the linky below! You know I LOVE giveaways, so I've put a great prize package together for one lucky person! Dolce Gloves + Scarf from Giraffe at Home by Little Giraffe ($73) By popular demand, their luxurious feather ... ...continue reading

GRACO Extend2Fit Convertible Car Seat Recall!

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Today, Graco Children's Products has announced a recall of certain Extend2Fit Convertible Car Seats. Read on to find out if your seat is your seat is involved in the Extend2Fit Recall.   From Graco: Over the past 60 years, safety has been and will continue to be our priority at Graco. As part of our continuous effort to provide quality and safe products, Graco has discovered that the recline label on a small portion of the Extend2Fit convertible car seats manufactured between ... ...continue reading

The Finest Hours hits Theaters TODAY! Check Out the New Featurette!

The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours hit theaters January 29th. Watch the all new featurette that pays homage to the men and women of the Coast Guard and two new clips from the film! Based on the remarkable true story of the most daring rescue mission in Coast Guard history, Disney's The Finest Hours hits theaters today! Directed by Craig Gillespie and starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz and Eric Bana, this movie is a must-see. Watch the new featurette that pays ... ...continue reading

Check Out the Nine Lives Teaser Trailer + WIN a Visa Gift Card to See It In Theaters!

Nine Lives

Kevin Spacey fans rejoice! Nine Lives is coming to theaters this August and we've got the teaser trailer for you, plus a Visa Gift Card giveaway so you can see it in theaters! From the directors of the Men in Black Movies, Nine Lives is set to hit theaters August 5, 2016. I'm so excited to bring you the first look at the teaser trailer and more details about this fun film! Take a look at the teaser here: Here's information about Nine Lives from EuropaCorp: Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey) ... ...continue reading