Doctors Making House Calls? Doctor on Demand Promo Code #FeelBetter #IC

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I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Doctor On Demand. I received a free trial coupon code to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Sometimes, okay, a lot of the time, going to the doctor just isn’t convenient.  It is enormously… [read more]

A $49 Extended Rear Facing Car Seat?! Cosco Scenera NEXT Review + GIVEAWAY

Cosco Scenera NEXT

Disclosure: Cosco sent me the Cosco Scenera NEXT convertible car seat to review and a gift card to thank me for my time in writing this post. Any opinions expressed are mine alone. Parents, especially first-time parents, are often stressed out by the flood of information they receive regarding how to keep their new bundle… [read more]

It’s Merry Fluffy Christmas! Win a $70+ Cloth Diaper Giveaway Package #FluffyXmas

Merry Fluffy Christmas

I’m so excited to welcome you all to the most anticipated cloth diaper giveaway event of the season! Cloth diapers are making a comeback, and, as they do, more we are seeing more and more cloth diaper brands and cloth diaper styles pop up.  Whether you’re a recent cloth convert or a cloth diapering veteran,… [read more]

Royal Fluff Cloth Diapers – #FluffyXmas Spotlight

Royal Fluff Cloth Diapers logo

Just one more day until our favorite cloth diaper giveaway event of the year–Merry Fluffy Christmas! Today I want to introduce you to an up and coming cloth diaper brand: Royal Fluff Cloth Diapers Royal Fluff cloth diapers is a WAHM  run business.  They carry a variety of fun prints and solid color cloth diapers… [read more]

Give the Gift of Warmth! Merino Kids Sleep Sack for Toddlers #HolidayGiftGuide

Merino Kids Sleep Sack for Toddlers

Baby it’s cold outside! And it’s just going to keep getting colder…for a few months anyway. Last year I reviewed my all time favorite sleep sack (I’ve tried a LOT of sleep sacks so that’s saying something).  Look at that little guy. I know I’m biased, but he’s pretty darn cute!  In the picture above, Little… [read more]

Monitor Sleepovers and Naughty Toddlers – Motorola MBP36S Video Baby Monitor Review

Motorola MBP36S video baby monitor

Our youngest, Little Z as he’s known here, has opened our eyes to a whole new level of toddler naughtiness.  I live for naptime–and not my own. My days are spent preventing catastrophe’s of one kind or another.  Neither of my older boys drew on the walls. Little Z does. They didn’t climb inside the… [read more]

See What is New with the NEW FuzziBunz One Size Cloth Diapers

The New FuzziBunz One-Size Cloth Diapers

In the 4 1/2 years I’ve been cloth diapering my boys I’ve tried a lot of different brands and styles of diapers.  But, up until a month ago I had never tried a FuzziBunz diaper.  Last month FuzziBunz sent me a couple of their new one-size diapers to try out. This year FuzziBunz has redesigned… [read more]

Do More Knowing Baby is Sleeping Safe and Sound – Levana Video Baby Monitor Review and Giveaway!

Levana video baby monitor

Remember when I posted this on Facebook post last month? Post by Oh So Savvy Mom. Yeah, I was none too happy that my 19 month old had just learned how to climb out of his crib. Though one of my boys transitioned to a toddler bed at this age, Little Z is nowhere near… [read more]

Relieve Little Noses with Clearinse Safe Nasal Aspirator

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It is heartbreaking when our little ones are sick.   Some of my most miserable times as a mom have been when my baby, infant, or toddler has been sick.   When baby is sick with nasal congestion it can be so frustrating to know that, if only the nasal congestion could be relieved, baby would be so… [read more]

Toxic Chemicals are Pervading Our Lives. It is Time to Make a Change!

300 Toxins in Umbilical Cord

Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored conversation in partnership with Seventh Generation.  Regardless, this is a topic I feel very strongly about. Did you know that 85,000 synthetic and potentially toxic chemicals have been introduced into the market since the Toxic Substances Control Act was passed in 1976, the EPA has required testing on… [read more]

Laundry Tips for Sensitive Skin + Vaska Laundry Detergent – Review

baby rash, laundry detergent for sensitive skin

Disclosure: I was provided with product samples. Regardless, all opinions are honest and are my own. We found out fairly early on that Baby Z has sensitive skin. Poor baby! Because of Baby Z’s sensitive skin I’ve had to make sure that we use only the most gentle laundry detergent. Over the years of using… [read more]

KidOFit Minimalist Shoes for Kids and Toddlers – Review

KidOFit Minimalist shoes for kids and toddlers

Are you familiar with the term minimalist shoe?  Did you know that there are minimalist shoes for kids and toddlers? About 5 years ago The Husband started taking an interest in barefoot running.  I think a lot of his enthusiasm was spurred on by his aching, plantar fasciitis afflicted feet. The theories behind going barefoot… [read more]

Baby Led Weaning First Foods

30 Baby Led Weaning First foods

“Now that your baby is 6 months old you can start introducing baby food.” Ugh! Even before I got pregnant with Baby Z I was so not looking forward to the baby food stage.  Spending an arm and a leg on store bought baby food is not how I wanted to spend our hard-earned income…. [read more]

Happy First Birthday to Baby Z!

baby 1st birthday

Happy first birthday to my littlest man!   I cannot believe that a year has gone by since this little man came into our world!  And what a joyful year it has been.  Easy…no.  It hasn’t been easy, but it’s been wonderful nonetheless. This little baby boy has brought so much laughter, smiles, and love… [read more]