How to Make a Mickey Mouse Cake With Fondant

Ohh Toodles! Are you planning a Mickey Mouse birthday party? Learn how to make this Mickey’s 1st Birthday Cake.   How to Make a Mickey Birthday Cake: What you’ll need: (2-3) 8 inch cakes  (2-3) 6 inch cakes When stacked together make sure the heights are similar, I made three thinner 8 inch, and 2 […]

10 Must Have Sports Mom Essentials

This post is sponsored by BODYARMOR as part of the Mom It Forward Influencer Network. Between two boys who each play basketball, baseball, hockey, and soccer it seems like we are always on-the-go. Whenever one sports season stops, we have a week or two off before the next one starts, sometimes if I’m lucky they’ll […]

Creating Healthy Habits with New ACT Kids Toothpaste

This post and party were sponsored by ACT Kids Toothpaste but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Having two school aged children I know the battles that take place when it comes to completing certain chores, getting to bed on time, and choosing healthier snacks. The oral care routine is one thing I don’t […]

Mickey’s Fun To Be One Birthday Party Ideas

Ohh Toodles! Is your little one celebrating their 1st birthday? Set the scene with these Mickey Mouse 1st Birthday party ideas. You’ll find ideas for your Mickey Mouse 1st Birthday Party with Mickey’s Fun To Be One themed supplies, decorations, balloons, and “Fun To Be One” Mickey Mouse Birthday Cake. Thank-you to Oriental Trading for […]

National Ice Cream Day – FREE Cone at McDonald’s

Did you know today is National Ice Cream Day? Stop by your local McDonald’s to celebrate with a free Vanilla Cone and the chance to win soft serve for life! That’s right, you could win soft serve for life! How fabulous would that be! I LOVE Soft Serve! Find the Golden Arches Cone – an […]

5 Tips for Surviving the Busy Back-to-School Season

Soon a new school year will be beginning, take a look at our 5 back to school tips to help survive the back to school season. As most of us parents look forward to the kids heading back to school, it can also be a hectic time. Getting the kids up and out the door […]

National Hot Dog Month: FREE Kayem Franks + Prizes in Boston July 13 & 14

Did you know that July is National Hot Dog Month?! In celebration of National Hot Dog Month, Kayem will be passing out 4,000 free franks tomorrow Thursday, July 13 and Friday, July 14 in in Boston’s Financial District. The event will take place from 11am-3pm each day, as long as supplies last. Pedicabs will be circulating throughout […]

Summer Travel: Printable Packing List for Kids + Giveaway

This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All thoughts and reviews are my own. Traveling with kids takes a lot of patience and planning. It’s easy to forget things that you don’t use every day like tweezers, fingernail clippers, or cough and cold medicine, but when you do need them, it’s better to […]

4th of July Party – Decoration & Dessert Ideas

With the 4th of July just over a week away I’ve been busy making a list of what foods I want to serve and what ingredients are still needed. I love spending time in the kitchen creating fun recipes, and often go overboard when it comes to prepping appetizers and desserts. Just this past week […]

5 Ways to Pass The Time On A Road Trip With Kids

For the next few weeks I will be partnering with Verizon to bring you additional information about their Fios services now available in the Boston area. One of our favorite features is the Verizon Fios Mobile app, which allows us to catch all of our favorite shows while on-the-go. Every year we pack up the […]

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Looking for a red, white, and blue dessert for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these patriotic no-mess cupcake cones that are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration. My mother made something very similar years ago for my birthday and they were a huge hit. I was reminded of […]

Save Money And Make Money With Dealspotr

This post is sponsored by Dealspotr. During my husband’s last deployment I became obsessed with coupons. Watching for sales and using coupons allowed me to stretch our budget and to keep our pantry stocked, the closet full of hygiene products, and allowed me to splurge on purchases that I wouldn’t otherwise be able to make. […]