5 Ways to Teach Kids Kindness


Teaching kindness to children is an important lesson to share no matter the age. My friend Joy Morgan Dey and her daughter Anna Skarie recently wrote and published a new book, One Gorilla, which they sent to us to enjoy. The children’s book focuses on the idea of paying kindness forward. Joy and Anna share… 

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Safety 1st Alpha Elite 65 Convertible Car Seat Offers Advanced Air Protect Technology + GIVEAWAY

safety 1st alpha elite 65 convertible car seat giveaway

Our daily routine has been greatly improved thanks to the simple replacement of my daughter’s car seat. The last year has been a repeat of the same scenario every time we got into the car. I strapped my daughter into her seat and within a few minutes of travel she’d start to cry. “Mommy my… 

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Epic Dairy Queen Blizzard Battle of the Pies: Vote Apple or Pumpkin?


Fall is officially here with the leaves changing and that beautifully crisp smell in the air. It’s by far my favorite season and this year it’s extra sweet. Dairy Queen asked me to share in a national taste test by sampling their TWO new September Blizzard of the Month treats, the all new Apple Pie… 

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Giraffe Paper Bag Animal Craft for Back to School with Elmer’s Early Learners #EarlyLearnersAcademy

giraffe paper bag craft

It’s that lovely time of year when the temperatures change, the leaves turn color and our little ones board the big, yellow school bus to begin new adventures in school. We fill their backpacks with school supplies and dreams for a successful year of learning. Just because the summer has come to end doesn’t mean your… 

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Easier to Save with Cub’s Load To Card Program #CubYellowTags!


 *This post is brought to you in partnership with Cub.* We recently moved to the other side of town and among the many changes we’ve faced, where to do our grocery shopping is top on our list with a new fridge to fill. I haven’t shopped at Cub since college so I was interested to check it… 

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