Jul 05

Hot Pocket Bites Are Such A Fun Snack

Summer is here and the kids are home all day long and every couple hours all I hear is “Can I have a snack” over and over again. I do’t like to give my kids a lot of sugar so I opt for something healthy like fruit or something very simple to make.

Hot Pockets now come in Bites, which is the perfect alternative for snack time.

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Hot Pocket Bites come in three different varieties Ham and Cheese, Cheese Pizza, and Pepperoni Pizza.

** We tried all 3 varieties and loved them, even my daughter who hates mozzarella cheese ate the pepperoni bites and liked them. They are so easy to make just put on a plate and microwave for about 2 minutes and you have the perfect snack.
My kids kept asking for more, we went through 3 bags in one day, although the bags are a bit small. My favorite would had to be the ham and cheese, it was so good and tasted like you were eating a fresh off the grill Ham and cheese sandwich.

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You can find Hat Pocket Bites in the grocery section of local retailers for $2.99.

Disclosure: No formal compensation was received, coupons were provided for my review. All opinions are 100 % my own.

Jul 04

Make Cupcake Themed Duck Tape and win 5,000 Dollars

The Kids In Need Foundation has teamed up with the Duck Tape Brand to give one lucky crafter $5,000 for their design.

The Kids In Need Foundation is a not for profit that provides free school supplies to kids who need them nationwide. They are celebrating their 20th birthday with a sweet contest.

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All you have to do is come up with a original design for a limited edition Duck Tape print. You can find a printable or digital template online and submit your entry here.

The contest ends August 3, and the winner will be announced August 12.

Disclosure: No formal compensation was received for this post, products will be provided for sharing the contest.

Jul 04

Happy 4TH of July

Happy 4th Of July everyone, celebrate with those you love.

Jul 03

Always Discreet Is Now At Target

Always Discreet is a thin pad for everyday use. As a mom of three I suffer from bladder leakage. It happens when I least expect it, when i am working out or as simple as when I sneeze.

Always Discreet is great because it’s thin and doesn’t feel like a regular pad like when you are on menstrual cycles. It’s made a big difference in my life, I would get so embarrassed when I would leak and you could tell. I can work out now, runs after my kids and not have to worry about anything.

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Discreet liners- absorbs 2x more than you need

Discreet Pads- Up to 40% thinner and absorb 2x more than you need.

Discreet underwear- Dual leakguard barriers help prevent leaks where they happen most.

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If you love Always Discreet products and use the regularly, Target has a subscription service for them. When you sign up for the subscription service you can save 20% on your order.

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Subscribing is so easy you just g to Target.com and click on your favorite Always Discreet product.
Choose your size selection on the dropdown menu.
Check the box next to “subscribe for 20% off
Select the delivery frequency of your choice from the dropdown menu.
Click subscribe.
Proceed to check out.

It’s that simple and so easy, you don’t have to worry about running out of pads or dealing with store crowds. It makes everything so much easer and you save on the product ad shipping.

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.

Jul 03

Moving On Up

Kenzie just finished the 4th grade and the had a beautiful moving up ceremony. It was so touching specially since this is her last year with all her friends before we move to another state.

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She also win the perfect attendance award, something she has been crazy about for 2 years. she hates missing school.

Way to go Kenzie, so proud of you.

Jul 02

New Limoncello From Stop and Shop Giveaway 8/2

Stop and Shop grocery stores have introduced a new line of foods and drinks called Limoncello. The line features baked goods, juice, cookies, and so much more.

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Limoncello is a flavor authentically derived from Italy, where the Sorrento lemon is cultivated for its sweet and tangy flavor. Stop & Shop has harnessed that flavor and infused it into more than 30 products found throughout the store in both the fresh and non-perishable departments.

You can incorporate Stop & Shop’s uniquely sweet Limoncello creations into one’s meal time, snack time or enjoy anytime. Add Limoncello olive oil to grilled vegetables, Limoncello pesto to pasta, sweeten up morning toast with Limoncello marmalade or end a cook-out with one of the varieties of Limoncello cookies, cakes or ice cream.

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*** I absolutely love their Limoncello line, and have tried so much from it. My husband thinks I am a bit crazy for it, but it is so good. I have tried the lemonade, ice cream sandwiches, cookies, lemon covered almonds, and even lemon flavored canoli.

I think my favorite was the canoli, it didn’t have any dairy in it, so my husband and son could eat it too. It was a great addition to our breakfast.

I am giving away a $25 gift card to Stop and Shop so one of my readers can try the Limoncello in store.

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To enter: tell me what Limoncello item you would love to try the most?

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Contest closes August 2, 2015

Disclosure: Products were provided for review. Gift card is being provided of giveaway, all opinions are my own.

Jun 30

Making Quesadillas For the Kids #HormelFamily

Disclosure: I’ve partnered with Hormel Foods as part of the Hormel Foods Extended Family Blogger Program. Throughout the year I’ll be receiving product, coupons, giveaways and promotions. However, no payment was given or expected for posting about the program, and as always, all opinions given here are fully my own.

Now that the kids are home for the summer, I am looking for fun things to make during Lunch. The kids had lunches packed all year long so I want to be able to spice it up and cook for them.

My kids asked for something with melted cheese and I wanted to do something different than grilled cheese. I decided to make Quesadillas, and the kids loved them.

I used Herdez Tortilla
Monteray Jack cheese
a frying pan

Heat the pan to medium, and place tortilla shell in frying pan. Top with shredded cheese, then another tortilla shell. flip after 1 minute and check that the cheese is melted.

When done put on a plate and cut into 4 slices serve.

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Have You made Quesadillas? What ingredients did you use?

Jun 30

Wordless Wednesday: Just Hanging Upside Down LINKY

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Trying her luck at Gymnastics at the playground.

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Jun 29

4th Of July Recipe Twitter Chat With Hormel #HormelFamily #HF4thChat

Hormel is having a Twitter Chat tomorrow to discuss 4th Of July Recipes and tricks for your celebrations. Plus you have a chance to win $500.

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Follow Hormel and tweet hashtag #HF4thChat to follow along. I will be chatting along with Hormel and some other official Hormel Family Ambassadors.

Join In June 30, at 1-2 PM EST.

Disclosure: I’ve partnered with Hormel Foods as part of the Hormel Foods Extended Family Blogger Program. Throughout the year I’ll be receiving product, coupons, giveaways and promotions. However, no payment was given or expected for posting about the program, and as always, all opinions given here are fully my own.

Jun 29

First Time To Connecticut

We will be moving across the Long Island Sound to Connecticut soon, and decide to visit and see what neighborhoods are good. Our first stop was Yale University, since thats will be our main focus.

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Yale is so big there is just so much to see. We didn’t stop and see much since we have plenty of time to do that in the future. I can’t wait to see the Peabody museum.

We traveled around the surrounding towns and fund a cute park right on the harbor.

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I can’t wait to start this new adventure and share it with all of you!

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