Stand Up for Family

This post brought to you by American Family Insurance. All opinions are 100% mine. While many parents grumble about the high cost of insurance premiums, they know it is a necessity. Purchasing insurance with a longstanding company who offers multiple insurance products can be very cost effective for the family. In most cases, discounts are […]

Puppies vs. Babies: The Ultimate Cute, Live Showdown

This post brought to you by Puppies vs. Babies. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you heard the news, Animal Planet is ready to rumble… Human babies versus dog babies! Cute and cuddly babies of either species seem to instantly create a warm, fuzzy feeling. Aaawww look how cute, you’ve heard it and perhaps even […]

Protect Your Digital Family Photographs

This post brought to you by Carbonite. All opinions are 100% mine. The digital age has certainly helped to increase the number of family photos. In addition, sharing photos has become an easy task for families regardless of their physical location. However, what are families doing to ensure these cherished memories will be stored unharmed? […]

Budget Friendly Fantastic Family Getaways – Relax and Renew

This post brought to you by Kalahari® Resorts. All opinions are 100% mine. When my boys were young, we opted to take short family getaways throughout the year. Most times these were long weekend excursions that proved more beneficial than traditional one or two week vacation. By doing as such, the family had several opportunities […]

The Benefits of Cooking With Kids

Cookbooks for children are a wonderful way to initiate a healthy lifestyle. Involving your kids in cooking can open the door to related topics like nutrition, meal planning, and perhaps even gardening. Having been blessed with two sons did not stop me from encouraging them to cook. In fact, cooking, cleaning, and outdoor chores were part of our regular […]

Global Giant Coca-Cola Rewards Schools

This post brought to you by My Coke Rewards. All opinions are 100% mine.   Reward programs are becoming more popular than ever. Reward programs are structured marketing efforts that reward, and therefore encourage buying behavior. This buying behavior, which is potentially beneficial to the firm, is a win-win situation. Initially, individuals were the target recipients […]

Family Budget – Kids and Cell Phones

This post brought to you by Straight Talk. All opinions are 100% mine. The question of whether kids need cell phones is controversial to some. With news headlines depicting continued financial instability and decline, the family budgets tighten even more. Common sense articulates budget cuts in this unstable environment. On the other hand, the recent […]

TracFone – Affordable Summer Communication for Parents

This post brought to you by TracFone. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer vacation oftentimes leaves parents looking for an inexpensive alternative to keep in communication with the children. An expensive monthly cell phone bill is not a likely solution. TracFone is one of the least expensive cell phones in America, requiring no contracts, credit […]

Summer Movie Events – One for the Girls

This post brought to you by Monte Carlo. All opinions are 100% mine. Parents certainly do not need a date to know summer has officially begun. With the school year closing events completed, the house is filled with the excitement of summer planning. One such exciting activity for my kids was deciding which of the […]

$10,000 College Scholarship

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. Regular readers know that I am a big supporter of store brand products. For the last 13 years, parents provide their children outstanding nutrition at affordable prices with Parent’s Choice Infant Formula. With the formation of the […]