Robot Vacuum On Your Wish List? Know These Benefits and Drawbacks of Robot Vacuum Cleaners

If you ask my husband, it is no secret that I’ve wanted a robot vacuum cleaner for years. Robot vacuum cleaners have been steadily on the rise among households and it’s not hard to see why. This kind of automated cleaning equipment is straight out from what the near future could look like – basically… [read more]

Gifts at Barnes & Noble for the Whole Family! (Books, Toys, and More!)

Thank you to Barnes & Noble for sponsoring this post.   Did you know that you can get all your Christmas gifts at Barnes & Noble? With the exception of our 1 family gift, my Christmas shopping for my family is DONE! And I did all my shopping in ONE place! Can you believe it?! When… [read more]

My Top 10 Best Subscription Boxes for Kids + BLACK FRIDAY Coupon Codes!

Whether you’re in search of a holiday gift that keeps on giving, a birthday gift, or just a fun way to give a little something every month, these 10 Best Subscription Boxes for Kids are a great place to start! This post contains affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through these links I will… [read more]

Get creative with Shopkins Kinstructions and Activity Toys – Review

Disclosure: A sample was provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. I have two daughters, one 8 and one almost 4, and they are obsessed with Shopkins.  And I mean obsessed! Shopkins are super cute, tiny characters that live in a big shopping world!  These cute little characters come in… [read more]

Ultimate Smartphone Protection for all of Life’s Adventures from Pelican Pro Gear Cases – Review

Disclosure: A sample was provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. With our busy active lives out there I have come to the conclusion that I needed a cell phone case that can offer me the ultimate smartphone protection.  There was this one time I was trying to take… [read more]

Beyond the Mug and Apron – Custom Photo Gifts and Prints from Minted

Disclosure: I will receive a gift card thank you from Minted.com in exchange for letting you all know about their cool custom art gift ideas. Also, the links below are affiliate links. I get a small commission if you purchase through these links. Thank you! Last spring The Husband and I went to New Orleans… [read more]

Just Dance 2016 for Endless Family Fun and Fitness – #HolidayGiftGuide

“Mom! It’s Just Dance! Please, can we get it, please!!!” This came from my 5 year old and 8 year old sons just last week as we walked through a store. Generally, asking mom to buy things when we are out shopping is frowned upon. In keeping with living frugally, we try to stick to… [read more]

Gift Ideas for Babies, Toddlers, and Expectant Parents – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: I received samples of the featured items to facilitate this gift guide. This blog post contains affiliate links. A big THANK YOU if you choose to shop through these links! Gift Ideas for Babies, Toddlers, and Expectant Parents I love buying baby gifts! I’m not sure I know anyone who doesn’t. Even though my… [read more]

25 Stocking Stuffers and Gift Ideas for Her – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. A big THANK YOU should you choose to purchase through my links! I’m not sure who is more difficult to shop for, the woman or the man. But I can say, my husband has a really difficult time shopping for me. In this list of stocking stuffers and Gift… [read more]

Give the Gift of Pley LEGO Rental – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: I was provided a Pley LEGO rental subscription in exchange for this blog post. My boys love to play with LEGOs. Unfortunately, we only have a few LEGO sets because the big sets my son always asks for are just so expensive! We have bought him a few sets, but our general rule for gifts… [read more]

Ideal Family Friendly Compact Grand Piano from Casio – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: A sample was provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. Making music isn’t only fun, but it’s also a way for families to learn, grow and create great musical memories together. Casio’s new Compact Grand Piano  CGP-700 is a family-friendly piano that adds flexibility and fun to keep kids… [read more]

Stocking Stuffers and Gifts for the Outdoor Enthusiast – #HolidayGiftGuide

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. A big THANK YOU if you chose to shop from these links. Stocking Suffers and Gifts for the Outdoor Enthusiasts Our family loves the outdoors! One of the reasons we were so excited to move back to Utah is because it is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Here is… [read more]

Keep your kids Entertained for Hours with My Friend Teddy – Review

Disclosure: Samples were provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. Do you remember a few weeks ago when I introduced you to My Friend Cayla?  She was a fun interactive doll! If you haven’t heard about her you should check out My Friend Cayla review here.  We had so much… [read more]

A Smart Doll? Meet the New My Friend Cayla Doll! – Review

Disclosure: Samples were provided to facilitate this review. All opinions are honest and are my own. When I first had my daughter eight years ago, I quickly learned that dolls were the ideal play thing.  Now with two girls we have so many different types around the house I can’t go more than a few steps… [read more]