#CreateTheNext this summer at Digital Media Academy

Disclosure:  This is a sponsored post. Founded at Stanford University, Digital Media Academy is ranked as one of the ten best summer camps in the world. As a mom that is something I like to hear. WHO: Kids and teens learn computer programming, app development, 3D modeling, robotics, graphic design, filmmaking, and much more. DMA summer […]

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Summer Fun with Nerf Guns & Duracell Batteries #TRUPowerUpFun

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Disclosure: I received the products below in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. Summer for us is all about being outside. Here in Chicago we have to take advantage of all the nice weather we get so when its nice outside we head outside.  One of their favorite things to do outside is battle with […]

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3 Giveaways Ending TONIGHT June 12th & 15 More to Enter!


Click on the Image to Enter Giveaway that ENDS TONIGHT! $50 Babies R Us GC and Summer Prize Pack (Ends 6/12) Book “Spot A Lot! Vehicle Adventure” or “Totally Brain-Bending Puzzles” (Ends 6/12) DVD “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”(Ends 6/12) DVD “Wild Kratts: Super Sprinters” – 5 Winners (Ends 6/15) […]

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Recipe: Zucchini Double Chocolate Muffins

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INGREDIENTS: 1 cup Flour 1/2 cup Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 3/4 tsp Baking Soda 1/4 tsp Baking Powder 1/4 tsp Salt 1/4 tsp Cinnamon 1 cup Chocolate Chips 2 Eggs 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil 1 cup Sugar 1 tsp Vanilla 1 1/2 cup raw grated Zucchini DIRECTIONS: Preheat the oven to 350 Put liners in a […]

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Getting Ready for Summer & Camp With Help From CVS @MinuteClinic #ReadySetCamp

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Disclosure: I have received promotional consideration from MinuteClinic. This is the first year I have to deal with summer camp and I have mixed feelings about it. I am so excited that my boys will get a week of structured fun at their cub scout camp for a week but I’m sad that they are […]

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Day 6 {At Sea} on the Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas Ship {Review} @RoyalCaribbean #FreedomOfTheSeas

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Disclosure: I received this trip in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. This was Day 6 for us on the ship and we were on our way sailing back home. We had the full day ahead of us and I was excited to take advantage of all we could! The ship had so much going on […]

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DVD “Littlest Pet Shop: Paws For Applause”

Littlest Pet Shop Paws For Applause

Disclosure:  I did not receive anything in exchange for posting this. Littlest Pet Shop: Paws For Applause Released:  June 16, 2015 Studio:  Shout! Factory Running Time:  110 minutes No one does fashion better than Blythe Baxter and her favorite furry friends at the Littlest Pet Shop. On June 16, 2015, join the fun as Blythe […]

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Day 5 {Cozumel, Mexico} on the Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas Ship {Review} @RoyalCaribbean #FreedomOfTheSeas

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Disclosure: I received this trip in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. For Day 5 we landed in Cozumel, Mexico.  It was our last port of call and we were ready for some fun in Mexico! This day we were doing some activities that my 3 year old was not going to be big enough for and […]

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Getting That View From Above With the 3D Robotics Solo Drone #ad #SoloatBestBuy @BestBuy @3DRobotics

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Disclosure:  The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Within the past year it seems like I am hearing more and more about drones but honestly I haven’t looked too much into them. My son got a small one […]

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