Goodbye for Now by Welby O'Brien

October 13, 2019


Saying goodbye to a loved one is never easy. While we all have our own way to deal with death, it is so nice and helpful to have a resource for those who need a little help to heal. This book could be that resource and came just in time to offer a friend who recently lost his son. We often do not know what to say, can words even help those grieving? The best thing is just being there for them, offering a shoulder to cry on, and arm for a hug and hope for time to heal. more...

Help the Planet with the Reusable Lotus Trolley Bag System #win

September 18, 2019

Lotus Trolley Bag System

Bringing your own bags to the grocery store is finally catching on. Some cities are going one step further to ban plastic bags all together (or make you purchase them at the counter) I think it is great and always have a bag in my pocketbook for quick trips. But, for our bi-weekly grocery shopping, I rely heavily on our Lotus Trolley Bags and they are great, oversized reusable bags that make our shopping trips so much easier! more...

King Richard's Faire 2019 Ticket Giveaway

August 22, 2019

King Richards Faire

M ‘Lords and Ladies, King Richard is back in town with his royal family offering good food, shopping, rides, games of skill, contests and loads of fun in his enchanted 16th century village located in Carver, Ma. The faire is filled with exciting entertainment throughout the day. Grab your tickets. Your adventure awaits. Take a stroll through the village where you could come upon knights, princesses, beggars and mimes, life-size puppets, and performers along the way. Many visitors enjoy dressing in full attire themselves! more...

August is All About Skin Care with the Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box

August 1, 2019

Simply Earth

We have been enjoying Simple Earth for months now, each and every month seems to get better and better. Simply Earth offers oils and recipes we can use over and over again! It is a great subscription box, offering subscribers a monthly box of 4 essential oils and 6 fun recipes with most everything you need to make them (sometimes items are pulled from the bonus box) New subscribers receive a bonus box with the regular box order and a $40 gift code to use on your next monthly box. more...

Huel - Complete Nutrition in Every Bottle #readytodrink #mealreplacement

July 31, 2019

Huel Ready to drink meal replacement

I love home cooking, but sometimes I want a fast meal, especially in the heat of summer, something that will be filling with nutritional value. Huel, the number one complete nutrition brand across Europe introduces a chocolate ready-to-drink to the U.S. market. Huel delivers a complete and affordable meal in a handy bottle which contains all 27 essential vitamins and minerals our bodies need, making it the perfect drink whether on-the-go, at home, in school or at the office! more...

Billy Blanks Returns With The BoomBoxing Board

July 17, 2019

BoomBoxing Board

Billy Blanks is back and encouraging us all to get a little exercise at home on the days when we can't get outside or to the gym! Much more than a trampoline, the air-spring platform called BoomBoxing Board is backed by the creator of the Tae Bo craze. Do you remember Billy? Billy takes me back to the 90s with his powerful Tae Bo workout. I swear I have the tapes somewhere! more...

July Kid-Friendly Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box! #win

July 1, 2019

Simply Earth Recipe Box

I love finding a good subscription box. Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box is one I enjoy month after month. Subscribers receive 4 essential oils with 6 fun recipes and most everything you need to make them (sometimes items are pulled from the bonus box). If it is your first month you will also receive a fantastic bonus box filled with loads of goodies and a $40 gift code to use on the Simply Earth site! more...

Who's Ready for a Water Fight? Be Prepared for Summer with ZURU!

June 28, 2019

ZURU Summer Toys

Summer has finally arrived and we can't wait to make a huge splash with ZURU's latest Summer toys! These fun products will get the kids outdoors and keep them cool and entertained and enjoying the hot days of summer. Stock up, be ready and easily prepare for a great water fight with the latest items from ZURU. This season's hottest items include: Bunch O Balloons Self Sealing Party Balloons, Bunch O Balloons 100 Self-Sealing Water Balloons, Bunch O Balloons Rotten Egg, and X-Shot Fast Fill Water Blaster. more...

Subscription Box: Succulents Box

June 26, 2019

Succulent Plants

Subscription Boxes are all the rage and I recently heard about the Succulents Box and jumped right on it. I love succulent plants, they are so hardy, beautiful year round and easy to take care of! Succulents Box offers 1-4 plant monthly subscriptions and you can also order plants separately. They come packaged in bubble wrap and usually in a plastic container ready for a pot. more...

The Essential Oils Diet Book #Giveaway

June 21, 2019

Essential Oils Diet Book

Bestselling author Dr. Eric Zielinski and his wife, natural health guru Sabrina Ann Zielinski (Dr. Z and Mama Z) join forces in their new book THE ESSENTIAL OILS DIET: Lose Weight and Transform Your Health with the Power of Essential Oils and Bioactive Foods. Available from Harmony Books for $25. Enter to win below. This new book introduces readers to a sensible, evidence-based, two-phase program. more...

Follow your Gut with Gut Connection from Country Life #momsmeet #CountryLife #GutConnection #ItsAllConnected #GutHealth #ad

June 20, 2019

Country Life

Did you know? An unbalanced gut microbiome may lead to bloating, digestive discomfort, and irregular bowel movements. To feel happy you have to feel healthy and gut health is so important. It balances out the whole body. Country Life believes that good health is an important part of treating yourself well. With over 40 years of expertise in providing wellness, Country Life offers vitamins, minerals, and speciality supplements to help us stay happy and healthy. more...

Book Giveaway: Britfield & The Lost Crown by C.R. Stewart #ExperienceTheStory #WorldofBritfield #BritfieldandTheLostCrown

June 19, 2019


Readers get a sneak peak of a fun new book, perfect for summer reading. Britfield is a detailed read that will quickly capture the interest of readers young and old. Although geared for middle-grade ages, it pulled me in and I cannot wait for the second series! Those of you who love an adventurous read will love this book! We journey through the English countryside and cities with historical settings in this fast paced read. more...

Ollagift Celebrates All Things Unicorn #Giveaway

June 18, 2019

Olla Gift

Do you have a unicorn fan? Be sure to check out for an array of beautiful gifts all unicorn themed. School ends for my two kids today and while we are ready for the summer, it is never too early to start thinking about school supplies for the new school year and a backpack is high on the list. more...

Book Giveaway: Marigold Star by Elise Primavera

June 13, 2019

Marigold Star

Marigold Star is marked for greatness, but she cannot figure out her magic power, so off she goes on a quest to find it in this fun and adventurous tale. A novel perfect for kids ages 8-12 that celebrates kindness and friendship. Children's book author-illustrator Elise Primavera begins Marigold Star by asking the question: What is your magic power? It is a question the author believes is vital in order to cultivate what makes us uniquely ourselves and one that she hopes the story will leave her readers to ponder. more...

Father's Day Gift Idea: The Ritual of Samurai Refreshing Ritual Gift Set

June 3, 2019

Rituals of Samurai Gift Set

The Ritual of Samurai Gift Set, designed for men, is inspired by the grooming traditions of the ancient Japanese warriors to help you master the art of looking and feeling your best. This set contains the finest in high performance grooming essentials including Samurai Shower Gel, Yuzu Shower Gel, Shaving Cream and a 2 in 1 Shampoo & Shower Gel. Harness more confidence this Father's Day and celebrate with Rituals! more...

June is Summer Loving Month with Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box - Enter to win!

June 1, 2019

Simply Earth June Recipe Box

Summer is coming and soon we will be enjoying the outdoors much more! Whether it will be lazy days on the beach or active days in the backyard. Enjoy the great summer loving recipes featured in the June box of Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box. Recipes like Beachy Hair Spray that works on wet or dry hair for a natural sweet scented spray or my favorite recipe: After Sun Blend which will bring a cooling relief to sun kissed skin. more...

New DVD's: The New Scooby-Doo Movies: The (Almost) Complete Collection and The Best of the New Scooby-Doo Movies: The Lost Episodes available June 4th

May 31, 2019

Scooby-Doo Movies

Scooby-Doo brings back many fond memories from my younger years watching the lovable Great Dane and the Mystery Inc. gang on a Saturday morning and some of my favorite episodes were the ones that featured celebrity guests. With this brand-new collection of DVD's we can now own some of the best celebrity-centered Scooby-Doo episodes and enjoy them all over again! more...

Father's Day Gift Idea: JORD Watches

May 21, 2019

Jord Watch

Father's Day is around the corner (June 16) and if you are looking for a fun gift idea, consider JORD watches. Watches are one accessory my husband loves and he can never have too many and he really likes the unique style of the wooden watches. The artists at JORD value sustainability, efficiency, and experiential living and design beautiful wood pieces for both men and woman that come beautifully packaged in a JORD box! more...

Book Giveaway: What Will You Do, My Deer? by Kathryn Hast

May 3, 2019

What Will You Do, My Deer?

In the newest book release from Kathryn Hast, What Will You Do, My Deer? explores the possibilities for not just “becoming something,” but also, for doing something good. The story begins with Mama Deer reading at bedtime, musing over what experiences her young one may find. With a nod to both career exploration and the pursuit of adventure, the tender tale goes on to reflect on growth and development and no matter what our children choose to become, may they stay "curious and kind". more...

May is Pet Care Month with the Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box

April 29, 2019

Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box

Many people with pets shy away from essential oils because some oils are really bad for our four legged friends. But, if you have not already signed up for the Simply Earth Recipe Box and are a pet owner, now is a perfect time to try it out because May is all about Pet Care. Simply Earth takes the guessing out of what essential oils are ok for our pets with their Pet Care Box for the month of May. more...

Mother's Day Gift Idea: The Ritual Of Ayurveda Balancing Ritual Gift Set

April 28, 2019

Rituals Gift Sets

Mother's Day came a little early for me thanks to Tryazon. I received an amazing gift set from Rituals. Enriched with Indian rose and sweet almond oil, the products in The Ritual of Ayurveda Balancing Ritual Gift Set inspire inner harmony while leaving your skin beautifully nourished and lightly scented. A great gift idea for Mother's Day! more...

Gift Guide: Cave Tools Kabob Rack

April 27, 2019

Cave Tools Kabob Rack

Spring has finally arrived and soon we will be back outside cooking on the grill. It is a great time of year and we cannot wait to try out the Cave Tools Kabob Rack. The Cave Tools Kabob Rack is made of strong steel and easily expands to fit any size skewer and any size grill, as well as the oven, and the notches lock skewers into place, whether they are round, square, wood or steel! more...

Experience a Purifying Cleanse with Yardley's New Activated Charcoal Bath Bars #yardleycharcoal

April 25, 2019

Yardley Charcoal Bath Bar

Yardley is a brand name I have known for years. First introduced to me by my Mum, who would always use their bar soap. Did you know Yardley was the first to manufacture and sell Lavender soap in London? Yardley continues to pride itself in creating rich and iconic fragrances as well as reinvent and adapt to changing times with new fragrances and products every year. more...

Beck Valley Book Tour and Giveaway: The Strongman and the Mermaid

April 24, 2019

The Strongman and the Mermaid

Ninety-one-year-old Patryk Rusek hides in his attic, hoping the searchers think he’s escaped. When Lucy finally bursts in, she discovers her beloved grandfather clutching a fat, hand-illustrated, antique book. In it is the story of Donora, the town that shaped America, its people and Patryk himself. Before long, Lucy and her son Owen lose track of their goal to get Grandpa Patryk somewhere “safe”. more...

Enter to win The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part #TheLEGOMovie2

April 22, 2019

The Lego Movie 2

Get ready to go "where no brick has gone before" in The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part. The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part will have you laughing out loud as our favorite characters battle the LEGO DUPLO invaders in the much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon. The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part reunites our heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. more...

Giveaway: Make a Difference and Support the 828 Movement and #WearTheLove #828Bracelets

April 15, 2019

828 Bracelet

The 828 Movement is a non-profit organization where 100% of the product proceeds go directly towards supporting education in underfunded schools across the USA. The organization started when two friends came together in May 2017 hoping to make a small impact. more...

Book Giveaway: Countdown America by M.C. Fox

April 11, 2019

Countdown America

Countdown America is a new political cyber espionage novel with a fierce female protagonist who also happens to be a single mom, providing a thrilling and relevant read that is also an inspiration to women everywhere. "Truth can often seem stranger than fiction. The United States has certainly seen that played out in full over the past few years – from politicians gone haywire, Russian hacking scandals, the women’s empowerment movement and more – each news day seems crazier than the last." more...

Simply Earth Essential Oil April Home Care Recipe Box

April 9, 2019

Simply Earth April Box

I hope you had chance to enter our March Simply Earth Giveaway! It was a great box for Wellness featuring recipes for a sleep spray, bath soak, and more. It sold out fast! This month is all about Home Care, with recipes for a Lemon and Nutmeg Dishwasher Detergent, Natural Laundry Detergent, Laundry Stain Remover Roll On, Foaming Hand Soap, Tea Tree Lemon Surface Cleaner, and a Natural Home Diffuser Recipe. more...

Fix Your Favorite Readers with the Snap It Eyeglass Repair Kit

April 7, 2019

Snap It

If you are like me, you may have a load of readers stashed around your home. No matter how many I purchase, I always have that one pair that is my favorite. Now, when they break because of a lost screw, I can fix it in a flash. No need to throw them away or run out to buy a new pair. I can fix them with Snap It. Snap It is a fantastic kit to have in your house, car, purse or backpack. more...

Try the Fine Chocolate Club Subscription Box for FREE

March 29, 2019

Fine Chocolate Club

Fine Chocolate Club is a small chocolate retailer, delivering fine chocolate bars from all over the world to your doorstep each and every month. Fine Chocolate Club also believes in helping others and provides a small group of farmers the resources they need to improve not only their harvest, but their sales of the Cacao they grow. more...

Beck Valley Books Tour: Money or Men by David Burnett

March 20, 2019


Love or loot? Erin chose “loot” when Chris, her former husband, competed for her hand against the god of money. Now, eight years after leaving him, with a promotion within reach, she is poised to take her place among the elite of Wall Street. She will soon be working twenty-four-seven to reorganize a failing company, and she must have someone to care for her children. more...

Book Giveaway: Making Your Own Greeting Cards and Gift Wrap

March 16, 2019

Greeting Cards and Gift Wrap

Nothing beats a homemade card or a beautifully wrapped gift that is a gift in itself. Creative crafter Vivienne Bolton shares gorgeous ideas for both and more in her new book Making Your Own Greeting Cards and Gift Wrap coming out next month in April. Making Your Own Greeting Cards and Gift Wrap shows us how to make impressive cards, boxes, bags, tags, and more. more...

Get Organized with the Inkberry Planner and WIN!

March 15, 2019

Inkberry Planner

I have notes and lists all over my workspace and have been meaning to get better organized with a daily planner. Thanks to the Inkberry planner, it is now so easy for me to meet deadlines and prepare notes for day-to-day obligations and events, all wrapped up into a elegant planner. It is never to late in the year to plan and be organized! more...

Royal Craft Wood Bamboo Kitchen Organizer

March 13, 2019

Royal Craft Wood

Growing up, my parents were very clean and organized. My Mum would always say "A place for everything and everything in its place." If you needed anything or asked for anything, she could go right to it and get it. It is a great way to be. Kitchen organization is ideal, too! Especially if you cook at home often. It can make things run smoother and more efficiently. more...

Giveaway: Die Again, Mr. Holmes: A Sherlock Holmes & Lucy James Mystery

March 9, 2019

Die Again, Mr. Holmes

Die Again, Mr. Holmes is the latest and eighth book in the Sherlock Holmes & Lucy James Mystery Series. It is another exciting read that provides readers young and old with a fresh yet faithful reimagining of the great Detective Sherlock Holmes, and has earned praise from Publishers Weekly (a "winning" addition to the Holmesian canon that "readers will look forward to further adventures [in]”) and The Historical Novel Society (“charming and amusing”). more...

Enter to Win the March Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box

February 27, 2019

Simply Earth Essential Oil Box

Have you heard of Simply Earth Essential Oil Recipe Box? Would you like to give it a try? Enter to win the March box below. Simply Earth is a monthly subscription box that provides recipes and everything you need to make fun and natural products with essential oils for you and your home. Every month subscribers receive 4 new essential oils with fun recipes and everything you need to make them. Learn all about different essential oils while building your oil collection with this fun subscription box. more...

Gift Guide: Swarovski CZs Tennis Bracelet from Mama's Jewelry

February 12, 2019

Swarovski CZs Tennis Bracelet

I have been the lucky receiver of a couple of jewelry items from Mama's Jewelry and I love them both! They are beautiful and very well made. Mama's Jewelry is an online site developed by Central Diamond Center, a family owned and operated business with a passion for creating jewelry from gold, sterling silver, platinum and diamonds. more...

Book Giveaway and Q&A with Author Martin Niewood of The Wilted Flower District

February 11, 2019

The Wilted Flower District

The Wilted Flower District is the second installment in the Forgotten Violets series by Martin Niewood, who creates books to encourage his young readers to have the courage to choose their own path and work toward their own version of happiness. Read on for a Q&A with the author and a giveaway of the book. more...

Valentine's Day Gift Guide 2019

February 6, 2019

Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Valentine's Day is around the corner and whether you choose to celebrate or not, showing your love can be as easy as leaving a handwritten note for your loved ones. But, if you want to add a little something something, please see our suggestions below. Please also share YOUR suggestions in the comments and enter our giveaway more...

New Release: Scooby-Doo! and the Curse of the 13th Ghost

February 5, 2019

Scooby-Doo! and the Curse of the 13th Ghost

The Mystery Inc. gang is back in Scooby-Doo! and the Curse of the 13th Ghost. This all-new, full-length animated film is available on Digital and DVD today! February 5, 2019 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. If you are already a fan of the 80's TV hit, you will enjoy this fun, action-packed adventure the whole family can enjoy together as the lovable Great Dane and the teen sleuths embark on a thrilling voyage to find the lost chest and capture the 13th ghost – the one that got away! more...

Gift Guide: Cave Tools Beer Can Chicken

January 29, 2019

Cave Tools Beer Can Chicken

Cooking a chicken is easy. It feeds a family, and the leftovers are perfect for many recipes. The Cave Tools Beer Can Chicken Kit makes delicious juicy chicken. Simply, cook the chicken between 350 and 375 degrees for best results. Depending on the size of your chicken, cook for 1 to 2 hours. I cooked ours for one hour on 375, then another hour at 350. We had delicious, juicy chicken and cannot wait to try it on the grill outside! more...

A Subscription Box that Teaches You All About Essential Oils

January 17, 2019

Simply Earth

Simply Earth is a monthly subscription box that teaches you all about essential oils with their recipe cards while providing high quality essential oils. Every month subscribers receive 4 essential oils with fun recipes and everything you need to make them. Learn all about different oils and what they are good for and have fun making all sorts of recipes from lip balm to sugar scrubs to household cleaners. All made with natural ingredients. more...

Goosebumps 2 Arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on January 15th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment #Goosebumps2

January 14, 2019


Goosebumps 2 is already available on Digital and arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on January 15th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. This new home release is a fun filled family adventure based on the best-selling and beloved Scholastic book series by R.L. Stine. It stars Wendi McLendon-Covey, Chris Parnell and Ken Jeong with Jack Black returning as R.L. Stine. more...

Beck Valley Books Tour: A Puff of Silk by Kathleen Shoop

January 11, 2019

A Puff of Silk

New York City dress designer to the stars, Amelia Pettipiece, cleared a unique path to fashion-glory. With her career soaring, grand penthouse apartment on Central Park, and handsome boyfriend who supports her ambitions, Amelia could not have dreamed of a better life when she left Pittsburgh after college. more...

New Animated Film Release: OddSockEaters

January 8, 2019


Do you ever wonder where your missing socks go? Well, a creative answer to that question can be found in this fun, whimsical, heartwarming and unique animated adventure, perfect for the whole family. Oddsockeaters is based on the international bestselling books by Pavel Srut, bringing home audiences into the little known world of these mischievous creatures unknown to humans. Already available on digital, the DVD is available January 15th, 2019 by Omnibus Entertainment. more...

Winc Wine Subscription - New Members Save $22

January 4, 2019


Studies have shown that wine drinking has many health benefits (in moderation) and is a great way to unwind at the end of the day. It is a nice drink to offer guests and to enjoy with dinner and although many take a break from it this time of year, it does not go off, so you can easily stock up and store for later use. We had the pleasure of trying out Winc over the holidays. It was such a great way to try new wines and perfect for unexpected guests stopping by! more...

Gift Guide: Ellie Claire 365 Devotional Journals #ellieclairegifts

December 14, 2018

Ellie Claire 365

We have featured the gorgeous Ellie Claire Journals here before and shared how journaling can help reduce stress and clarify thoughts and feelings, giving an all around positive impact on life and physical well-being. All Ellie Claire Journals are amazing and we had the opportunity to check out some more from their line with the 365 Devotional Journals. more...

Enjoy Smallfoot on Digital TODAY and Blu-ray/DVD available 12/11

December 4, 2018


The cute movie Smallfoot is available today to own from select digital retailers including Amazon, FandangoNOW, iTunes, PlayStation, Vudu, Xbox and others. You do not have to wait much longer for the Blu-ray/DVD, it will be available December 11. This movie is a great Christmas gift idea! The film stars Channing Tatum as Migo (the yeti), and James Corden as Percy (smallfoot). more...

Gift Guide: "Peppermint Joy" Charm by Chamilia

December 3, 2018

Peppermint Joy

A charm bracelet is a great gift idea for any woman on your Christmas list because you can add to it every year or every special occasion. The new “Peppermint Joy” charm (MSRP $35) by Chamilia, a Swarovski company, is a perfect start. It is also quite the statement piece for a necklace all by itself. Good things come in small packages. more...

Book Giveaway: Jesus Calling®: The Story of Christmas

November 30, 2018

Jesus Calling

It is so important to teach our children that Christmas is not all about gifts and Santa Clause. There are plenty of books out now to share the true story of Christmas, but none as sweet as Jesus Calling®: The Story of Christmas. Enjoy this story together with your young children and grandchildren and discover the plan God had all along with Jesus. more...

Book Giveaway: The League and the Legend by Brian Wells

November 27, 2018

The League and the Legend

The only thing better that one book by Brian Wells is two books by Brian Wells and he now offers a bundle with the sequel to the critically acclaimed The League and the Lantern with The League and the Legend. What a great Christmas gift these books would make for any young reader! A couple of years ago, we had the pleasure of reading the first book in the series which was fun, fast paced, and full of adventure. more...

Giveaway: Aunt Lucy's Hot Toddy Mix

November 24, 2018

Aunt Lucy Hot Toddy Mix

For a quick pick me up and a great gift idea for yourself or to wrap up and give this Christmas, consider Aunt Lucy's Hot Toddy Mix. Aunt Lucy has made it so simple for us to make a hot toddy. Just open the mix, add to a cup with 8 ounces of hot water and stir, whiskey optional! A perfect solution to warm up with after being outside on a cold day. more...

Gift Guide 2018

November 21, 2018

Gift Guide 2018

It is never too early to start Christmas shopping and with the long weekend ahead I like to do a little research and aim to start a list of gift ideas for everyone on my list! Being organized is half the battle.... right? Below, please find a few items for your gamer, girls, boys, husband, wife, new parents, older parents and more. more...

New Members Save $22 off Your First Month of Winc

November 20, 2018


Winc is a modern wine brand that makes it easy to find wines you love. Take Winc's 6 Question Palate Profile Quiz where you're matched with wines tailored to your tastes and preferences. They'll send you four great bottles a month, delivered straight to your door. Explore different varietals and rate your favorites. The more you rate, the better your recommendations. Join the thousands of Winc members already enjoying great tasting wine. more...

Family Movie Night: The Christmas Chronicles on Netflix November 22! #TheChristmasChronicles #ad #rwm #netflix #movienight

November 19, 2018

The Christmas Chronicles

We love family movie night and Thanksgiving is a perfect time to enjoy a movie after a long fun day and a big meal. Prepare dessert and sit back with your family for a little Christmas magic with the premiere of The Christmas Chronicles starring one of my favorite actors, Kurt Russell. I have a feeling this movie will fast become the favorite Christmas movie to watch year after year, at least in my house! It is sure to delight young and old alike. more...

Join Me In The Upside Community and Receive Free Products

November 17, 2018

The Upside

The Upside is a brand-new community from the DSE Healthcare brands. When you join, you gain exclusive access to leading specialty health brands. It is so easy to get started. Based on your answers to simple questions, they will send free products to try in exchange for your feedback. Always be honest in your reviews, and try to provide useful feedback for the DSE Healthcare brands. more...

Book Giveaway: Sequin Sparkle and Change Bible

November 16, 2018

Sequin Bible

A personal Bible can make a child feel safe and secure. I will never forget the first person who gave me one (and I still have it). We can never offer too many to a growing child and boy have they changed over the years. They have certainly improved, making them easier to read and more child friendly. The Sequin Sparkle and Change Bible is perfect for every young girl. Available in pink and light blue, these beautiful Bible covers change with a swipe of the hand. more...

Gift Guide: Watch Ya Mouth 90's Edition

November 15, 2018

Watch Ya Mouth 90s

The original, award-winning, mouthguard party card game, Watch Ya' Mouth, puts a hilarious twist on phrase card gameplay. Aiming to literally put "the biggest smiles possible on faces around the world" Watch Ya' Mouth has been seen all over from college campuses to family game rooms. The original Watch Ya' Mouth game was such a hit - they now have Watch Ya' Mouth 90's Edition! more...

Gift Guide: Ellie Claire Journals #ellieclairegifts

November 14, 2018

Ellie Claire Gifts

Journaling is said to be one of the best ways to reduce stress and clarify thoughts and feelings. It has a huge positive impact on physical well-being. You do not have to do it for long. Around 15 minutes is ideal. Yet, if you are just starting out, try not to focus on time, or worry about spelling and grammar. This is your private journal, draw and write without too much thought and just let it flow. more...

Giveaway: God's Good News Bible Book for Children

November 13, 2018

God's Good News

I love offering my children many books about the Bible. I never know which one will resonate with them and because it is a personal journey, I hope they find comfort in them when they are needed! Billy Graham remains one of the foremost pastors in America's history, and parents, grandparents, pastors, and teachers, will want this lovely edition of God's Good News for the children in their life. more...

Gift Guide: Ruth Bader Ginseng Teabags #TheTeaBook #RBGtea

November 12, 2018


The Tea Book is a socially aware tea company that offers fun, healthy teas, as well as a Teabook for storing, sharing and serving your teas. Their teabags come in a variety of flavors from earl grey to hibiscus with fun art work that would make a great gift idea for the tea lover on your list. more...

Review: Meal Subscription Service - Hen in a Hurry

November 7, 2018

Hen in a hurry

We have been a bit spoiled for dinner lately with trying out a new meal subscription service called Hen in a Hurry. Hen in a Hurry is not like the food subscription services we are use to hearing about. Hen in a Hurry takes meal prep one step further and cooks the meal and then flash freezes them. All we have to do is heat and eat. more...

Giveaway: Adventure Bible #PolarAdventureBible #FlyBy

November 6, 2018

Adventure Bible

Now is a great time of year to consider a Bible and with over 9 million copies sold, the Adventure Bible brand is a great choice! Beloved by Christian schools, churches, and families alike, the #1 Bible for kids, including all of the trusted essentials loved by parents, is available in an exciting polar exploration theme. Are you ready for a frosty adventure? more...

Suphouse Woodland Design Greeting Card Collection

November 5, 2018

Christmas Cards

We sampled another lovely set of Christmas cards from Suphouse. Send Merry Christmas wishes with this cute woodland animal design Christmas card variety pack. Share the spirit of peace and joy with your friends and family and make their Christmas a memorable one. Another great collection of cards to choose from this Holiday Season. These cards are fun and adorable and will bring a smile to any recipient. more...

Family Game Night: Shaky Manor by Blue Orange Games #Giveaway

November 3, 2018

Shaky Manor Game

We celebrated Halloween with the fun game Shaky Manor, yet this tilted treasure hunt game of fun can and should be played year round! My daughter and I had loads of fun playing this new game from Blue Orange Games. 2-4 players can play at a time and although suggested age is 7 & up, younger players could feel part of the game just by shaking the box without actually grasping the game objective. more...

Giveaway: Two Amish Wisdom Journals

November 2, 2018

Amish Wisdom Journals

The Amish are known for living simply, dressing plain, and their reluctance to adopt the many conveniences of modern technology into their daily lives. I think we could learn a thing or two from them. It is so important to step away from the technology of today and be grateful for all we have. Journaling is a great way to show gratitude and these two new journals make it easy while offering great insight. more...

Suphouse Christmas and Holiday Greeting Card Collection

November 1, 2018

Suphouse Cards

Halloween may just be over, but it is never too early to order your Christmas cards! With the Suphouse Merry Christmas and Holiday Greeting Card Collection you can spread warm wishes with style. This collection offers a nice variety of cards with 6 different styles, something for everyone. These fun designs are great to use as greeting cards, gift notes, or gift tags! more...

GIVEAWAY: Bust a move with Just Dance 2019 #Ubistars

October 31, 2018

Just Dance 2019

Just Dance 2019 is offering their tenth game in the Just Dance series developed by Ubisoft. Like all previous installments, players mimic the on screen dancers. It has returned to the use of a smartphone for a controller in the Xbox One version and a new feature tracks your dance habits and suggests content you might like. Up to six players can join along. more...

Gift Guide: ZIPIT Grillz Backpacks #ZIPIT #GrillzBackpack

October 30, 2018

Zipit Grillz Backpack

Kids these days only want the coolest backpacks and ZIPIT Grillz Backpacks are so cool and practical, too. With its large interior pocket, it will fit everything you need for school, like notebooks, binders, tablets, lunch bag, and snacks. The Grillz backpack from ZIPIT is not just for school! Use it for weekends away or keeping your stuff safe while riding your board or bike! There is so much room in this well-made backpack! more...

GIFT GUIDE: Assassin's Creed® Odyssey #Ubistars

October 29, 2018

Assassins Creed Odyssey

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is the eleventh main installment in the Assassin's Creed series developed by Ubisoft. In this installment, we go back in time to ancient greece to write our own epic odyssey and become a legendary Spartan hero. "Forge your path in a world on the brink of tearing itself apart. Influence history in an ever-changing world shaped by your choices." more...

Gift Guide: Cave Tools Barbeque and Cooking Gloves

October 28, 2018

Cave Tools BBQ Cooking Gloves

Fall is my favorite time of year and we enjoy cooking indoors much more when the weather cools down. We get good use out of our oven. But, we have never really found a suitable oven mitt and end up using our dish towels, which really do not work. We have been trying out another great product from Cave Tools with their Heat Resistant Barbecue & Cooking Gloves. Cave Tools Cooking Gloves are perfect for the oven, grill, barbecue and smoker. more...

GIVEAWAY: Get Organized with the Lotus Trolley Bag System

October 25, 2018

Lotus Bag Trolley System

In many shops these days, especially in Europe, they charge you for a plastic bag. It won't be long till all shops will enforce this hoping to eliminate waste. It takes a lot of energy to produce a plastic bag, and it also takes a lot of energy to recycle these bags. So, my family and I want to do our part in taking care of our beautiful planet and using reusable bags on our bi-weekly shopping trips is a huge start. more...

Celebrate World Origami Days with Extraordinary Origami

October 17, 2018

Extraordinary Origami

The craft of origami has ancient origins dating back a thousand years from China, Japan, and Europe. Yet, did you know that the United States has some of the greatest origami masters in the world? In recent decades, the hobby has grown immensely in America, with Origami clubs and associations spreading around the nation. Marc Kirschenbaum, an active member and Board member of OrigamiUSA, noticed this trend and decided to compile the greatest American origami masters into one book. more...

Teen Titans GO! to the Movies #TeenTitansGOMovie (Giveaway)

October 15, 2018

Teen Titans GO! to the Movies

Did you happen to see the film Teen Titans GO! to the Movies over the summer? My kids loved it and we cannot wait to see it again. Teen Titans GO! to the Movies finds our "egocentric, wildly satirical superheroes" in their first feature film extravaganza. This fun movie is a fresh, clever, kid-appropriately crass and tongue-in-cheek play on the superhero genre, complete with musical numbers. A must see for the whole family. more...

Meal Subscription Service - Hen in a Hurry

October 11, 2018

Hen in a Hurry

Now school is back, and the holidays are fast approaching, life can get busy! Why not try a new meal subscription service called Hen in a Hurry. Hen in a Hurry is made with clean, sustainably sourced, responsibly raised ingredients from trusted farmers. more...

Tips for Halloween Rock Art (Welch's Giveaway)

October 10, 2018

Rock Art

Whenever we go for a walk as a family - we always seem to find rocks that resemble a heart. We started picking them up and collecting other ones that stood out for a long time now and we would use them around the garden. It is something I really enjoy doing as a family. We recently took it a step further. I have seen some amazing rock art. Many are very intricate and beautiful. more...

Rock the Locks Hair Products for Kids

October 4, 2018

Rock the Locks Products

Rock the Locks is a line of products made just for kids. Kids will love having their own products with fun packaging names and fresh fruity scents. Mums will love that they are made without any harsh chemicals and affordable. Rock the Locks products do not contain any sulfates, parabens, phthalates, or petrolatum. Instead, they are infused with essential oils and super fruit extracts. more...

Book Giveaway: Young Whit and the Traitor's Treasure

October 3, 2018

Young Whit

My two elementary aged children are great readers and I owe a lot of that to their school and their encouragement to have them read every night for at least 15 minutes. We are always searching for books and have been enjoying reading all about Young Whit and the Traitor's Treasure. It was the first time my son read a historical story and it encouraged him to seek out other similar books. more...

Hotel Transylvania 3 is now available on Digital and available on DVD October 9 #HotelT3

September 28, 2018

Hotel Transylvania 3

There is no better family movie for Halloween than Hotel Transylvania 3. The Drac Pack is back just in time to celebrate in this spooky, fun movie! This must-own comedy, continues with the cast when Mavis surprises Dracula with a family voyage on a luxury, haunted monster cruise ship. Of course, the rest of the Drac Pack has to go along, and that’s when things get a little...batty. more...

Reload Love: Transforming Bullets to Beauty and Battlegrounds to Playgrounds

September 26, 2018

Reload Love

Lenya Heitzig started an amazing movement to encourage and empower people across the globe to stand up to the terrors of this world and she tells us all about it in her new book Reload Love. In 2014 Lenya launched Reload Love, a ministry which touches the lives of children affected by terrorism. This ministry raises awareness by collecting spent bullet casings, melts them down and upcycles them into beautiful brass jewelry.more...

The Classic Book Little Woman Celebrates 150 Years. Enjoy this must see movie starting Friday, September 28th!

September 24, 2018

Little Women

The beloved classic book Little Women is celebrating 150 years. Celebrate by seeing the latest movie version that will make you laugh, it will make you cry, and it will make all girls feel brave and stronger. Take your daughters and all her besties to enjoy this beautiful film with a great cast. more...

Gift Guide: Everlast Notebook by Rocketbook - The Smart Notebook

September 13, 2018

Everlast Notebook

The amount of paper we go through in our house is hard to believe. Too much waste, hurting too many trees. Rocketbook has the perfect solution with their line of reusable notebooks. We recently tried out the Everlast notebook and it is pretty genius and great for so many of us who make lists, take notes in school or even doodle. more...

Mammanatty is Featured in Trivago Magazine:
Mom Knows Best: 23 Winter Family Vacations to Embrace

September 11, 2018

trivago magazine

I am honored that Mammanatty along with 22 other fabulous Mums were featured in Trivago Magazine. Come check us out and find out why Moms Know Best about Winter Family Vacations -- "Mom Knows Best: 23 Winter Family Vacations to Embrace (and Escape) the Cold" more...

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