Prepping For Thanksgiving


It’s the day before Thanksgiving and so far I have: Been to the grocery store eleventy billion times.  I make a list.  I check it twice.  And then I take an 8 year old shopping with me who distracts me to the point where I come home with a car load of snack food and […]

Do You Prefer the Book or the Movie? Bring Books To Life! #StreamTeam


I suppose it’s naturally just the librarian in me, but I have always encouraged books over movies.  I often find that the movie is so much different from the book.  However, there are some exceptions, and as part of National Young Readers Week, my son and I watched a couple of movies that were books […]

Cardstore Makes Holiday Card Sending A Snap! #TopoftheMantel #sponsored #MC


  I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Cardstore. I received complimentary cards and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Just a few weeks ago it seemed like the holidays would never get here.  Guess what?  They’re here!  Between work and the everyday duties of […]

Holiday Prepping with the Brother P-touch PT-H100 Label Maker #sponsored #MC


  I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Brother P-touch. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and promotional item as a thank you for participating. I am so excited about the upcoming holidays!  I love to decorate and have everything organized and easy for me to […]

Fresh Step Triple Action Cat Litter #plantpower Review & Giveaway


I love our cats.  Our male cat, Clyde, has been a part of our family for 13 years.  We have had our female cat Pearl for 5 years.  We are “cat people” through and through.  They bring us comfort and companionship and are totally spoiled.  Cats are pretty self-sufficient, and that’s why they are the […]

Send Your Child On a Reading Adventure with Travels with Gannon and Wyatt (Review & Giveaway)


It’s no secret that I love children’s books.  Growing up, I was a big fan of chapter books and hated when they ended.  Do you have middle grader who loves to read?  If you’re looking for a series of books packed with action, adventure, and tons of learning along the way, you need to pick […]

T-fal OptiGrill Review- Perfectly Grilled Foods


If anyone knows me well, they know that cooking is not my strong point.  I can bake all day long, but when it comes to cooking meals, I’m all about quick and easy.  I’m getting better, but I always welcome any help in this area I can get.  That’s why when I was offered to […]