Tips for Back to School Hustle and Bustle

Back to School McDonald's

Honestly, I can’t get over how busy we are now that September is here and school is back in session. I’ve come to fully realize that the kids really do need us more as they get older – with all the shuffling from school to after school activiities, each day is jam packed. The days [...]

Great Wolf Lodge October Howl-O-Ween Fun

Great Wolf Lodge Howl-o-ween Review and Giveaway

Last weekend, the entire Stow clan got to experience yet another amazing overnight stay at Great Wolf Lodge New England. So even though Emily and I missed out on all the amazing “howliday” festivities on Friday night (she’s a committed dance team member now), the Stow boys were able to get there on time to [...]

10 Reasons to Shop Shoebuy.com for Fall Fashions

Shoebuy Fall Trends

Who KNEW Shoebuy.com was so much more than shoes? I had the pleasure of meeting the Shoebuy team last week at a pedicure event at Smudge Nail Bar in Newton. Let me tell ya, that pedicure was much needed by this mama bear since it was the first one since my broken foot! Seriously? Seriously. [...]

Wireless Label Printer from Epson

Espon LabelWorks LW-600P

  This thing has some amazing capabilities. Meet the all new EPSON LabelWorks™ LW-600P. It’s the first ever app-enabled label printer on the market! This thing is going to take a mad hold of your holiday card labels, your gifting capabilities (think hand drawn tags and labels) and can even print iron-on labels for clothing, [...]

New Fiesta Fun Time Bottles by Tommee Tippee

Tommee Tippee bottles

I can’t even tell you how nervous I was about leaving Andrew last week for four days with no boobs. Seriously, he hadn’t taken a bottle in MONTHS and I pumped about 75 ounces of breast milk before leaving for my trip to Myrtle Beach. I was a nervous Nelly, no doubt. I made my [...]

Strawberry Kids Coats

Strawberry Kids Coats

So last Saturday it was 90 degrees, hot and humid at the soccer field while yesterday the wind was blowing, it felt more like fall and I even felt a cold chill in the air! Welcome to fall in New England! For real, no one ever really knows when to pack up those flip flops [...]

On the Path to Straight Teeth

guided eruption

I always knew teeth straightening and orthodontia would be expensive. I mean, c’mon. It’s one of those things about having kids that goes along with college tuition – you need a good smile and if the teeth aren’t coming in properly, most of us are going to do anything and everything to correct it. Am [...]

Back to School Mabel’s Labels for Everything {Giveaway}

Back to School Giveaway

Have you heard? Annie Stow is getting organized. I’m making a valiant effort to be a really good Mom for a few weeks in September and we’ll  see just how long I can last. You know, the new school year is like that A-ha moment, a new beginning. This is the time to make resolutions, [...]

A Royal Baby Birthday Celebration {Giveaway}

Tommee Tippee Royal Bottles

Remember this time last year as we were all waiting for Kate and William’s big news? The royal baby!? Well can you believe it has been a year? Prince George will be turning one on July 22nd and in honor of the little fella’s first birthday, Tommee Tippee has so graciously offered up a ROYAL [...]

New Drinkware from Birch Lane {Giveaway}

Birch Lane Drinkware

Let’s face it, summer entertaining is so much fun. I love having friends and family over to enjoy the good weather, some s’mores by the fire pit and some of Chris’s good home cooking. I just love summer (even when our air conditioning is on the fritz). Have you ever heard of Birch Lane? It’s [...]