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Simple and Healthy Snack Ideas for Active Kids

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May is by far our busiest month of the year -- the soccer/baseball overlap just doesn't get any easier, no matter how many times we struggle through it. I love that my family is active and involved in sports, but it's definitely challenging to manage! With a soccer tournament on the schedule every weekend this […]

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Bella Linea Slow Cooker Review + More

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Small appliances have come a long way over the past few years... No longer limited to basic black or white, colorful options to match every kitchen decor abound. I especially love the new exclusive Linea line from Bella that's now available at Walmart. Not only are these small appliances attractive and available in a wide […]

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Personalized iPod Charger with Brother P-Touch

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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. With five tech-savvy kids, we have a myriad of iPods, iPads and iPhones floating around our house. And of course, that means […]

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Healthy Eating with Target Simply Balanced

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A healthy lifestyle is important to my family, and both my husband and I do our best to set a good example for our five children by demonstrating healthy habits for them to model. In addition, we encourage them to stay active and get involved in sports. All three of my boys play baseball, and […]

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Reorganizing The Holiday Decorations Early with Brother P-Touch

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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. Monday morning at 6:30am I awoke to a sound that no one wants to hear this time of year -- that of […]

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How To Create A Budget-Friendly Holiday Treats Table In Under 5 Minutes

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The holidays are such a hectic time of year, and it's all too easy to get caught up in trying to do it all. While we'd all love to be able to make beautiful handmade gifts for everyone on our list, decorate the house from top to bottom, and bake batch after batch of delicious […]

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Limited-Edition Project 12 from Budweiser

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Millennial Central for Budweiser. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Have you heard about Project 12 from Budweiser yet? If you haven't, you're certainly not alone. I wasn't familiar with it either until Budweiser contacted […]

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