Learning About Eating Paleo & a Recipe: Paleo Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins (Gluten Free Too)

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My latest search for healthy eating & a way to help curb some autoimmune issues lead me to spending last week reading all about the Paleo diet. I'm sure you guys have heard about Paleo, otherwise known as the Caveman diet? I have always steered clear because I'm a former vegetarian who doesn't eat a ton of meat so it didn't seem like a good fit … [Read more...]

LISTERINEŽ SMARTRINSE: So My Kids Don’t End Up Like Me #besweetsmart

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Disclaimer: I taught my child the importance of oral health care with LISTERINEŽ SMARTRINSE, as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #besweetsmart As I type this, I'm literally nursing my mouth wounds from having had gum surgery last week.  Yup.  12 stitches because I had to have gum surgery to deal with bad gums due to a combination of … [Read more...]

VRUM: The Children’s Ride On Toybox

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As a parent you learn quickly that a multifunctional toy is a good thing. If one toy can take the place of three would you want to hear more about that? I know I did, and that is was I was so excited to try out the VRUM ride on storage case . With eight fun character cases to choose from the VRUM ($49.99)  is a 3-in-1 children's product.  You can … [Read more...]

Cricket Subscriptions for your Kids

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  Have you ever had one of those moments where you see a logo or see the shape of something and have a total deja vu? That's what happened to me when I opened up a recently envelope I received in the mail. It contained a bunch of kids' magazines, including Cricket Magazine. This was the one that took me back. I remember flipping through … [Read more...]

Fashion & Function: On Wearing My @PulsarWatches #lifeinrealtime #pulsar

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It's been years since I wore an actual watch. Probably ever since I got a cell phone? We all use our cell phones to tell the time, but over the years I've seen and eyed up a lot of watches - watches not just for the function of telling time but the fashion accessory that they've become with recent trends. So I was asked to do a post with Pulsar … [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...]

Rockport: Making Comfortable High Heels, Plus a Twitter Party TODAY #PoweredbyHeels

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Ladies, how do you feel when you're wearing a pair of high heels?  I'll admit, I feel sexy and sophisticated when I'm wearing a pair of high heels. But I've definitely also been in a pair of really awesome-looking heels that make me want to cry because they are so uncomfortable.  Just last week, I was at an event in a hair of high ones I own and … [Read more...]

Freshly Picked: Fashionable Shoes For Your Baby

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In the world of baby footwear we are all aware that shoes aren't necessarily meant to be functional. They are meant to complete an adorable outfit. The problem is that most are ill fitting and tend to fall off. The moccasins from Freshly Picked are different. These adorable baby shoes are both stylish and fit your baby's feet. A win win! Freshly … [Read more...]

Baby Brezza Formula Pro: An Easy Way To Prepare Baby Bottles

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I nursed my son for a year and I plan on nursing my daughter (if I can), but when I saw this great product from Baby Brezza I was extremely excited to share it with you. The Baby Brezza Formula Pro is basically like a Keurig for baby formula. That means with a push of a button you get the perfect bottle every time! Sounds like a lifesaver to … [Read more...]