6 Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

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This post was sponsored by Samsung as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Tax season can be a stressful or an exciting time of the year depending on if you get a refund or not. This will be the first year that we […]

7 Tips for Visiting The Ice Castles

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The Ice Castles located in Lincoln, New Hampshire are a magical sight to see, it’s like stepping foot into a winter wonderland. If you are in the area or planning a trip to the White Mountains this winter, I recommend stopping by. Not only is it a perfect winter activity for the family, but it […]

10 Fun Snow Day Activities for Kids

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Thank-you to McDonald’s Eastern NE for sponsoring today’s post. With barely any snow on the ground in January I thought we were going to luck out and have a mild winter, but I completely jinxed myself. The past 2 weeks has been snowstorm after snowstorm, we went from having a solid 3-5 inches on the […]

3 Tips for Creating an After School Routine

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Thank-you to Smucker’s Uncrustables for partnering with us for today’s post featuring 3 Tips for Creating an After School Routine. With children in sports and extra-curricular activities, the afternoon can be just as hectic as the morning. Our weekdays are full with sports practices while are weekends are packed with hockey games. To help cut […]

How To Make a Sick Day Survival Kit + Giveaway

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This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and 20th Century Fox. Seeing your child sick can leave you feeling helpless. I often wish I could trade places especially when they’re uncomfortable and up tossing and turning all night. We’ve been pretty lucky this winter so far but there’s a virus and the flu […]

Easy Valentine’s Day Treats with Welch’s Fruit Snacks

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With Valentine’s Day right around the corner the kids and I decided to have a little craft time thanks to Welch’s Fruit Snacks.  We were recently sent a box of supplies to participate in the Welch’s Fruit Snacks Valentine’s’ Day Challenge and the boys couldn’t wait to get to work. Although Trevor is all tough-boy […]

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance – Get a Free Quote Today


While we all hope for the best, accidents can happen and just like humans, pets can get sick. A couple of years ago my family experienced first hand how expensive vet bills can be and while our bill was lower than most, it was still a shock. When we first given the quote for Kasie’s […]