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...]

Turning 40.

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Today's my day, people.  THE DAY. Age doesn't bother me all that much normally.  I know a lot of people have a hard time turning 30 and I remember not caring at all.  But for whatever reason, 40 is hitting me.  Hard. I think it's because I really remember my parents turning 40 and I remember thinking, sh*t, that's old.   It's silly, I … [Read more...]

10 Summer Crafts for Kids

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  Although summer might fly by for kids, it can feel long for parents trying to entertain their children. There’s only so much running around a kid can do… If you’re a parent struggling to find ways to keep your children active and entertained, try having a craft day. These ten summer crafts will give you weeks of fun and … [Read more...]

How-To Set Up a Minecraft Server for Your Kids {SO EASY! Less than 5 minutes!}

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My status on Facebook the other day announced that I was setting up a new Minecraft server for my kids.  I'm no longer amazed at how many kids are playing Minecraft but I was taken back by all the responses of folks either being impressed because they thought I was some kind of tech whiz. It's so amazingly easy that I'm almost embarrassed to … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Herb Garden For Your Kitchen! #brightfuture

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So I'm proud of myself for today's post because I got all crafty & actually made something pretty cool that ISN'T a contender for a PinterestFAIL board! In fact, I kind of love today's post!  It's a follow up from my post in June about Kids Creating a Brighter Future as a part of Unilever's Project Sunlight.  Inspired by the kids who are … [Read more...]

Join the #GoldEmblem Twitter Party TONITE @WhitneyMWS @ClassyMommy @CVS_Extra 8pmET #Prizes!

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With just a couple of days until July 4th (man is this summer flying by already or WHAT!!?), a lot of you are probably thinking about entertaining and food options for BBQs and parties this holiday weekend!  CVS has you covered for some yummy options.  As you guys may or may not know, I'm a huge fan of their Gold Emblem line of snacks.  Super … [Read more...]

Having Fun with L’Oreal’s New Makeup Genius App

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Day three of our family road trip and we're in the car from southern North Carolina and heading to Williamsburg, Virginia. GPS puts today's trip at a little over 4 hours. Hubby's cruising to some music, the kids are watching a movie and I'm playing on the iTunes App Store looking for entertainment. I found this free App from L'oreal called … [Read more...]

How Acupuncture Changed My Life

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Friends in my life ask me all the time about acupuncture.  They know I go regularly and have for years.  I find myself talking about it often - it's amazing how many people are curious about it.   Today, I am sharing my own personal journey with acupuncture.  This story spans from over 7 years of going to acupuncture for both infertility, anxiety … [Read more...]

Join @WhitneyMWS @ClassyMommy 4 TONITE 4 a @FarmersGarden by Vlasic Twitter Party! 8pmET #FarmtoJarChat #Prizes

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Are you a pickles fan? Then do I have the party for you? I'm co-hosting a Twitter Party tonight for Farmers Garden by Vlassic pickles. Love these farm fresh pickles that come with all natural ingredients fresh from the farm and straight to your plate.  Everything on the ingredient list is something you can see and identify in the jar! This … [Read more...]

4th of July Round-Up #4thofJuly

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Since I'm currently on vacation (posts coming soon!  Follow me on Instagram for photos of our #familytraveldiary trip in the south), I'm giving a quick throw back post and listing all of the cool 4th of July posts I've had on Mommies Style over the past few years.  We're home next week and I just know the fourth is going to sneak up on me so this … [Read more...]