Raymour & Flanigan: The Big Reveal of Our New Dining Room #RFBloggers


I used to have this dining room. It had a table. Some chairs. A couple of pieces of wall art. And it was okay. I'm going to say the best word to describe it was this: functional. We had meals in there, some adult game nights. While there was nothing too special about but I liked it well enough. Years went by and I thought it was time for a … [Read more...]

Shopping for My New Dining Room at Raymour & Flanigan #RFBloggers


This is my dining room table. My husband and I first got this table when we got married over 14 years ago! We bought it from Crate & Barrel and while it's served us well, it's seen better days. When we bought it, it was actually on the showroom floor as an intended kitchen table or really casual dining table which is what drew us to it - … [Read more...]

Come to Mama: The Perfect Drink App & Scale Make You the Ultimate Bartender #BBNYC #SweetSuite15

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Another brand I met at Sweet Suite last week in New York City was the makers behind the Perfect Drink. I think this may have been one of the first booths I visited, cuz hey, I can sniff out a good cocktail better than most ;-) They were making margaritas so I had to try one - all in the name of transparent reviewing, right? The Perfect Drink … [Read more...]

For People Who Love to Travel: World Scratch Map (This is Cool!)

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Now this is cool. It's a World Scratch Map for your wall - use a coin to scratch off the countries you have been to and then hang it on your wall and plan your next trip! Over time this becomes a really cool tapestry/journal of your travels as a family or on your own. You can pick a Scratch Foil Gold or Silver Map - they are both on sale … [Read more...]

Mixed Bag Designs: Awesome for Groceries, Gifts & More {And Green!} #MomMixer

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I'm always feeling very stylish when I'm carrying one of my Mixed Bag Designs bag. These reusable bags may not be holding anything too stylish if you're using them for groceries as I do, but you sure as heck look cute with one of these on your shoulder! I first learned about Mixed Bag Designs at a blogging event years ago and have been hooked on … [Read more...]

Easy Holiday Entertainment with Zipz Wine #MomMixer

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With the holidays quickly approaching, I wanted to remind you guys about Zipz Wine, a brand I met and grew to love last summer.  This wine company makes a unique product - a wine glass WITH the wine, all packaged and ready for you to go in one.  They are just adorable for a picnic, to bring to a friend's house or any sort of travel where you'd like … [Read more...]

Fun Halloween House Decor

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We've really gotten into Halloween the last  couple of years around our house.   The kids just love it and I swear I go just as crazy with the decorations this time of year as I do for Christmas, even more so maybe ever since I did a campaign with Kmart for Halloween and we really stocked up on goodies.  Last year we had bloody chains and zombie … [Read more...]

Zipz Wine: All That & A Bag of Chips! (It’s Wine! On the Go!)

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One of my favorite brands at Blogger Bash earlier this month in NYC was Zipz Wine.  You can tell from this photo with my bloggy girlfriend Melissa that I was MORE THAN EXCITED to find Zipz Wine at the event. So I don't know if you guys can tell from the photo what it is but Zipz Wine is single serve wine glasses to go.  You can "unzip" the … [Read more...]

THE BIG REVEAL! Bedroom Makeover with Raymour & Flanigan


Back in June, I posted that I was working with the furniture store Raymour & Flanigan, and that they were going to be helping me redo one of my rooms. I asked you all if I should do my dining room or my living room. Almost everyone voted for a resounding YES to re-doing our bedroom. I am not sure it it was because our old bedroom was looking … [Read more...]

Raymour & Flanigan Makeover!: Should I Re-Do My Bedroom or Dining Room? #RFMommieswithStyle

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Guys! Exciting news today! I'm beyond thrilled to announce that I will be working with Raymour & Flanigan to makeover a room in my house. I most definitely need it in many rooms in my house! When they asked me which room I thought needed a furniture re-do, I said a few of them! But the two we thought needed the most were our bedroom and … [Read more...]