Wrap Around French Braid – Hair Tutorial

I would have to say that this hairdo is my favorite and my most go-to hair do. It’s quick and easy and looks super adorable! If any of you out there don’t know how to do a french braid, they are very easy to do. At first they may seem complicated, but with practice they… [read more]

Create the perfect Mother’s Day gift at Personal Creations

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Disclosure: I received a gift card to facilitate this review post.  All opinions are honest and are entirely my own. This year has been such a big year that I wanted to make sure I did something special for my mother-in-law and my stepmom who have helped us out so much.  Mother’s Day, coming up… [read more]

Loving Moments by Leading Lady Nursing Bras now available at Wal-Mart! + Giveaway!

Loving Moments Cotton Bralette Nursing Bra

Disclosure: I was provided with the following products, at no cost to myself, for review purposes.  All opinions are honest and are my own. I’m very picky about nursing bras and have found very few that I really like.  Anyone else have this problem? Finding a good nursing bra can be a chore–an expensive chore… [read more]

Started thinking about Mother’s Day gifts? See these stylish Martha Stewart Home Office™ with Avery™ Totes and Cases!

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Disclosure: I was provided with the following product at no cost to myself for review purposes.  All opinions expressed in this review are honest and are entirely my own. Moms today are more tech savvy than ever.  We’ve got our smart phones, iPads, Kindles, desktops, laptops, and more.  When we travel we like to have… [read more]

Joovy CocoonX2 Double Stroller- Review

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A couple of months ago I had the chance to meet some of the people at Joovy and try out a bunch of their products at at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City.  A few of the items they had at the show were their bicycoo, tricycoo, and the CocoonX2.  As my 3 year… [read more]

Why buy disposable nursing pads when you can wear Bamboobies? #OperationBabyShower Sponsor Spotlight

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When my 2nd son was born I made the switch to cloth diapers.  In my search for more information on cloth diapering how to’s I discovered something I’d never heard about before–washable, reusable nursing pads.  I immediately embraced the idea of eliminating one more wasteful thing from our lives. When it actually came down to… [read more]

Are you a fashionista on a budget? Check out Valshi Boutique – Review and Giveaway

I have a question for all of you.  Where do you do the majority of your clothing shopping for yourself?  (That is if you get to go clothing shopping for you!)  Do you head to the mall or second hand stores?  Do you just pick something up while your out at Target or Costco?  Do you… [read more]

Leading Lady Holiday Nursing Bra Collection – Nursing Cami Review

Leading Lady Holiday Nursing Collection

It is getting to be that time for me when I need to start thinking about nursing apparel.  With my first two boys I heard that you should wait until a week or so after your milk comes in to buy a good nursing bra.  That way you’ll know what size to get.  Yeah, that… [read more]

Baby Nari Hip Hugger {Baby/Toddler Carrier} #SavvyGiftGuide Review and #Giveaway

Do you have a baby or toddler that continually wants to be picked up and then put back down? I do.  My little girl is 9 months old now and is always crying to be picked up and then after a few minutes she starts kicking her feet to get back down.  I actually think… [read more]

PUR Faucet Water Filtration System #SavvyGiftGuide Review and Giveaway

Withl the hustle and bustle of the busy holiday season approaching I am always on the look out for all the new hot toys for my kids.  Unfortunately, I forget to pay attention to all the other products out there for us grownups!  That’s why when I got the chance to try out the new PUR Water Filtration… [read more]

Guest Post: “Manopause” Yes, it happens to men, too.

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I want to thank Lisa and Kathy so much for this post.  I know that many of you readers are in a different stage of life than I am.  Many of you have older children and grandchildren.  I think you’ll find this article pertains to you or someone you know.  For the others of us… [read more]

I’m going to the Really Big Cooking Show! – #Utah

On Saturday November 3rd I get to go check out “The Really Big Cooking Show” at Thanksgiving Point. This event will feature cooking demonstrations, recipes, other culinary helps and giveaways.  They have vendor booths featuring The Chocolate, Pampered Chef, Brown Brothers Catering, Slide Ridge, Sweet Salt Clothing, Tupperware, Pantry Secrets, Cook’n, and more!   Classes will… [read more]

Frugal pampering? You bet! Ali’s Bling Box – Review

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Moms. We spend all day attending to the needs of those around us.  We drool over cute clothes for our kids.  We spend the extra budget money on that toy the little one has been dying to have.  We all know it, we all say it, but it is true.  Generally speaking we put ourselves… [read more]

Cozy Belly Maternity Wear Review and Giveaway!

When I was pregnant I had a bella band that I could wear.  It was basically a tank top (with out the top) that would help support and cover my growing belly while also hiding my unbuttoned pants!  It was like a half shirt that would just extend length under my shirts.  It was nice… [read more]