Fight Winter Skin Dryness with Vaseline Intensive Care Lotion & Giveaway


It’s been a tough winter so far all across the US and even though I live down south in Mississippi, my skin is so dry!  I am also a constant hand-washer since I work in a school, so while that may help me keep away the germs, it also just adds to the problem.  The skin on my hands is cracked and red.  To be honest, winter can be downright painful!  Vaseline Intensive Care has a … [Read more...]

DK FindOut!- The Free Online Encyclopedia for Kids & Giveaway


As a children’s librarian, I am always on the hunt for cool research tools specifically aimed for kids.  Of great importance is that these online resources be kid friendly with lots of beautiful graphics to hold their attention while actually helping them learn, but the most important thing is that these online resources are safe for little eyes.  Even doing a search for the … [Read more...]

Pampers Firsts Giveaway


Celebrating each “first” with my son is one of the most joyous part of being his mom.  It started with the very first time I ever saw him on his sonogram and still continues today.  We’ve been through a lot of “firsts”, and we have plenty more to go.  I look forward to each one of these milestones of watching him grow into the incredible young man he is becoming.  Of course, I … [Read more...]

SOL REPUBLIC Punk Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Giveaway


Looking for a great gift for your special Valentine?  Do they love their music loud?  If so, look no further than the SOL REPUBLIC Punk Bluetooth Wireless Speaker. This small portable wireless speaker packs quite a sound punch and is rugged enough to handle your everyday use.  It also comes in seven beautiful colors, including Fluoro red, which is perfect for Valentine’s … [Read more...]

Keep Medications Locked Away Safely with LOCKMED #Giveaway

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Keeping our medications away and out of reach from our son has always been a big priority in my house.  He’s never expressed any interest in medicine and hates taking even a tiny does of cough syrup, but I would be fooling myself if I thought it might always be this way.  I can certainly hope he never experiments with prescription drugs, but these statistics from the LOCKMED … [Read more...]

Ring In the New Year with Netflix- Giveaway #StreamTeam


One activity our family really enjoyed in 2014 was catching up on movies and shows we love through Netflix Streaming.  Over the holidays we gorged ourselves on Christmas movies and really enjoyed the quality time we spent together doing so.  One exciting new series that has come to Netflix for the kids is All Hail King Julien, and my son has already watched each of the first … [Read more...]

Betty Crocker Holiday Gift Box Giveaway #GetYourBettyOn


One of my favorite Christmas traditions while growing up was baking Christmas cookies and making candies with my mom.  There were three specific old family recipes that we whipped up every year and we still do.   It’s a special time I look forward to spending with my mom and, although we try to include my son, more often than not he’s only interested in being our … [Read more...]

Summer Fun Musicals and Netflix Giveaway #StreamTeam


There are just some movies from my childhood that still stop me in my tracks and draw me in, no matter how many times I’ve seen them.  One of the very first movies I ever remember watching is the musical Grease.  To this day, I can still remember the words to all of the songs in the movie. At 8 years of age, I can tell you that being a Pink Lady and being super impressed … [Read more...]

Stress Stinks! Secret Clinical Strength Deodorant Review & Walmart GC Giveaway


Ahh.  The end of the school year.  It sounds so easy, like we’re just sliding into home stretch here.  The reality?  Not so much.  Here’s just a few of the things we have (or have had) going on in the past few weeks: Final testing Field trips Awards Days Closing up the library for the school year duties. And?  In the thick of it all, I decided along the way … [Read more...]