How to Save Money Using Coupons at BJ’s Wholesale Club

Using Manufacturers' Coupons at BJ's Wholesale Club

Did you know that BJ’s Wholesale Club is the only membership club that accepts manufacturers’ coupons? Guys, I had no idea. I’ve been missing out on a lot of savings. That means you get to use BJ’s issued coupons along with manufacturers’ coupons to help you save even more money for your family. I think […]

Get in a Routine to Stay Healthy

Kill Germs with Lysol: Tips for Staying Healthy

Fevers, runny noses, birthday parties, classrooms, playdates – no matter where you go this fall, you’re running into sickness. You might hear the sneezes, see the hankies, notice the sniffles. If you’re like us, you just can’t afford to even THINK about getting sick again this fall. When one child gets sick, it means absenteeism […]

GoPhone: A Good to Go Smartphone

Fun at the Big E with AT&T!

We had such an amazing time at The Big E, guys. AT&T hooked us up with some tickets for the entire family to check out one of the biggest fairs I have ever seen. THE BIG E is BIG. We needed more time, another day, less kids and bigger stomachs. Oh my goodness, if you […]

7 Day Switch Up with Viva® Vantage®

7 Day Switch Up

Last Thursday, I was invited to go on a paper towel adventure with my girl, Dollops of Diane.  A paper towel adventure? Yes.  A paper towel adventure. I went back to my old stomping grounds to the place where I used to teach fifth and third grades to meet up with some of my blogging […]

A Sweet Cinnamon Roll Weekend

Cinnamon Rolls

When Nana comes to visit, breakfast is way more fun around here. She whips up chocolate chip pancakes for the kids’ breakfast the night before, having her batter ready first thing in the morning. Funny enough, Nana’s pancakes are a huge family tradition with all of her grandkids. Nana’s chocolate chip pancakes were my favorite […]

Back to School Supplies You Really Want

Back to School Organization

It’s not too late to organize, label and plan for back to school. Even though we’re in the thick of running to the bus, packing snacks and filling out forms, there’s still time to organize. At least that’s what I’m telling myself. Check out all this awesome. The labeling of the stuff has me all […]

Withings Activite Pop Smart Watch Activtiy and Sleep Tracker

Activity Tracker by Withings

This couldn’t have come at a better time. My band to my FitBit broke and I kept losing my charger. Enter Withings Activité Pop. Life is so much better with my new activity tracker from Withings because there is no charging and there are no tiny bits that get lost. It’s a watch and an […]

Kill Those Germs: They’re Coming for You!

Lysol Wipes - keep the kids healthy and the germs at bay!

We tried so hard to be ready. We had our backpacks and our school supplies purchased and packed, but the Stow kids still managed to fall sick during the first week of school – twice. Who misses their first day of kindergarten? Owen does. Who missed the following Friday? Owen did. I swear, it never […]

Let’s End Mommy Wars Once and For All

Let's End the Mommy Wars once and for all!

Guys, I love all the positive coming out of the #SisterhoodUnite campaign with Similac. I’m definitely more aware of my very own Judgey McJudgey-like comments and thoughts and I’m working hard to be a better friend – maybe even a better wife, mother, sister, daughter, and person. I mean, we all get the message loud […]

The Big E Ticket Giveaway


Guys, we’ve never been to The Big E. Ever! As a kid who grew up in MA, I had friends who went every single year. But I never got to go. I just heard all about the goodness – the rides, the food, the animals, the fun! This year, we’re going. We’re all going, thanks […]