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3 Little Things: A Wedding, Dolphins, and TypeACon

Oh, if there was ever a week to slow down, stop, and focus on the good things, this is it! After not flying in an airplane for years, I've flown three times in a week, so now my head is exploding with allergies and my body is jetlagged. Today I'm looking back at the great parts of this week and will … [Read More...]

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Pley.com Giveaway

It's been three months now, and we're still thoroughly enjoying our experience with Pley.com. If you haven't heard of it, it's a Lego rental service, sort of like Netflix + Lego. Sets come to your house, you build them (as many times as you like), then send it back and get the next one on your … [Read More...]

Slow Cooker Tuscan Chicken Soup

Tuscan Chicken Soup {Slow Cooker}

I'm so glad we're heading into fall. While I use my slow cooker all year round, I do avoid soups and stews during most of the year. With some cooler temps, it's a great time to try some new soup recipes. This Slow Cooker Tuscan Chicken Soup has become a new favorite at my house--filled with my … [Read More...]

Tortellini Chickpea Pasta Salad

Tortellini Chickpea Pasta Salad {Cookbook Giveaway}

  Easy, healthy meals on a budget--it's a goal for many of us. I'm excited to share a great new cookbook with you--GoodCheapEats by Jessica Fisher--to help you meet this goal around your busy family. You may already be familiar with Jessica Fisher from the blogs Good Cheap Eats and Life As Mom. … [Read More...]

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Walgreens #ShotAtLife Twitter Party 9/17

Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know I do, and I'm excited to co-host a party about how you can Give a Shot when you Get a Shot at Walgreens! On Wednesday, September 17th, at 1:00pm ET, please join us for the #GetAShot Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing this wonderful opportunity to give … [Read More...]

Kids Chore Chart with Finish Dishwasher Detergent #SparklySavings

Kids Chore Chart with Finish Dishwasher Detergent

  No one enjoys cleaning their house, but as my kids have gotten older, at least it's gotten easier--because I have their help. I really don't miss the days of having three kids under age three! We've kept our kids' chores pretty simple, to make it easier for them (and mom and dad) to … [Read More...]

Stick Figure Costume for Halloween | MoneywiseMoms

Stick Figure Costume for Halloween

Last year, my son announced that he did not want to dress up for Halloween, that he was "too old." He was 10, and I suppose he was a little influenced by friends with older siblings who said they were over it. So of course two days before Halloween he changed his mind and wanted a costume. … [Read More...]

3 Little Things Making Me Happy | MoneywiseMoms

3 Little Things: Brain Games, Adam Levine, and MoM

Hope you're having a great week! We finally went back to school this Tuesday, and so far all three kids are really enjoying it. We're having some adjustments to everyone's sleep schedule (including my own), but a week or two will make a difference. My girls are starting school over an hour later, … [Read More...]