Keeping Kids Healthy, Entertained & Organized During Holiday Travel

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I have received free samples of some of the products mentioned in this article.   The holiday season is an exciting time for kids, but it can also be very stressful. As most parents know, children thrive on routine. Holidays mean vacation time off from school, attending parties and church plays and other social functions, … Read more

Where Do You Take Your Welch’s?

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Where do you take your Welch’s? Me, I like to take them wassailing! On a crisp winter evening, having a pocket full of tangy fruit snacks can bring a little sunshine to your mouth and go a long way towards fueling your trek through the cold. Welch’s wants to know where you take yours! Until … Read more

Precidio’s Snack in the Box

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So in my mind, the thought of school lunches still evokes the classic metal lunch box with matching thermos. If you were lucky, your favorite cartoon character or heartthrob t.v. star would be emblazoned on the front. If you were less monetarily blessed, you probably had a hand-me-down or bargain bin version starring whatever your … Read more

Gerber’s Lil’ Beanies #GerberWinWin

Summer Adventures with Gerber Lil’ Beanies. Now that the summer has begun, the beautiful weather has been beckoning us to the outdoors. Between swimming, hiking, camping, gardening and generally just running around like maniacs with twigs and leaves stuck in our hair, it’s important to keep lots of healthy snacks on hand for the kids … Read more

Gerber Graduates Win-Win Moment! #GerberWinWinMoment

**This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Gerber and MomSelect. All thoughts and opinions are my own. One of the coolest parts about being a mom, for me,  is watching the transition babies make from adorable newborns and infants into toddlerhood. It’s at that point when you start to see their own personalities … Read more

Holiday Special!!! Harvest Snaps Review + Giveaway! Ends 12/19

  In my quest to provide healthier snacks for my family, I’ve tried a LOT of weird and unusual things. Harvest Snaps may sound like one of the more strange, being made out of peas and lentils, but they’re also one of the tastiest! Snapea Crisps are made with 70% all-natural peas while Lentil Snaps come packed … Read more

Surprise Ride Kids Craft Subscription Box Review + Giveaway! Ends 10/16

It takes quite a bit to stand out among the current plethora of box subscription services. It seems like they’ve popped up for every possible niche you can think of- and many you’d never even knew existed. From the fun name onward, I feel like Surprise Ride might have what it takes to survive past … Read more

KIND Nuts & Spices – NEW Flavors! Review

I have to admit, I have a long history of healthy snack bars letting me down. Perhaps I’m expecting too much. Like, oh I don’t know- flavor. Maybe it’s the way certain bars try to disguise themselves as chocolate covered delights, when in reality what lurks beneath that waxy layer of definitely-not-chocolate is also definitely … Read more