Smartphone Savings that Will Also Save Your Sanity – ZTE Grand X Max 2 at Cricket Wireless

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of ZTE Grand X Max 2 for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know I just recently switched to android? It’s true. Some say that I’ve gone to the dark side. I say that at last I’ve seen the light! I’m totally loving… [read more]

It’s Moving Day! #FullHomeHappyHome + $100 Giveaway

I was afraid this day would never come! If you’ve been following my blog or social media pages, then you know that last summer in July we said goodbye to Louisiana, to our 3 year home, and to Air Force life and moved back to my husband’s home state of Utah. We have been living… [read more]

Parents: Sharpen Your Pencils, Here are Some Education Tools Just for You!

Disclosure: Thank you to Results Louisiana for sponsoring this conversation. A lot has changed in the classroom since we were there (I’m not going to say how long it’s been since I was there!). But one thing that hasn’t changed is a desire among parents for the highest quality public education. With the upcoming release of… [read more]

Blogging, Business, and Bad Breath: Networking Tips for Introverts

This is a sponsored post. I received LISTERINE® Brand products from Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. and Socialstars as part of my participation in this project. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are my own. I love blogging! (Did you know that Oh So Savvy Mom turned 5 years old this summer?!) One… [read more]

It’s Time To Stock Up and Save at Walmart! +Giveaway

Walmart gift cards and information have been provided by P&G. Spring cleaning. Sigh. Cleaning seems to be the bane of my existence lately. With my 3 children home all day it seems like I just can’t keep up with the messes. It is one of the “side effects” of homeschooling that I did not anticipate…. [read more]

Big Hero 6 Movie Night + Gluten-free Honey Lemon Bars Recipe!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigHero6Release #CollectiveBias Movie nights are a big deal at our house. During the week my boys watch educational shows for their TV time, but on Wednesday and Friday, to break things up a bit, they get to have… [read more]

Our 2014 Year in Review –Lots of Pictures! #UnstoppableMoms

I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Children’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time to participate. However, all opinions expressed are my own. As I get older, more and more I feel like breathing a… [read more]

How to Stay Unstoppable During the Holidays #UnstoppableMoms

I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Children’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time to participate. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. The months of… [read more]

#ShareAwesome for Digital Safety and the Chance to Win a $2,500 Scholarship!

“Mom, that girl is not appropriate.” I turn from the cashier to find my 4 year old pointing to a magazine cover featuring a bare bellied celebrity.  The customers behind me in line chuckled and commented about my young son’s grasp of modesty. It is times like this that I feel a sense of pride that my… [read more]

Light Bladder Leakage and Other Things No One Tells You about Postpartum Recovery

Thanks to Poise for sponsoring this post and for keeping new mamas confident! Postpartum recovery tummies, saggy boobs, light bladder leakage and more: what every veteran mom knows and every soon-to-be-mom will find out… You’re pregnant for 9 long months.  If you’re like most women, you long for the day when you’ll no longer have… [read more]

10 Tips for Staying Healthy during Cold and Flu Season

Thanks so much to Wash It for sponsoring today’s discussion. I imagine the whole country breathing a sigh of relief as we cross off another day from the calendar. The heat is leaving and the wondrous season of Fall is settling in. Unfortunately, with the cooler weather comes the obnoxious flu and cold season that… [read more]

AT&T GoPhone Review

Thanks to AT&T for sponsoring today’s post! Have you guys heard? AT&T is hopping on the prepaid phone bandwagon! With monthly rate increases and coverage disparities between providers, the ability to have a phone without a contract can be a huge blessing! AT&T recently sent me their Samsung Galaxy Express GoPhone to review.  This AT&T prepaid phone comes… [read more]

5 Tips for Choosing the Right Health Insurance Plan #TimeWellSpent

I remember the first time I had to actively select my own insurance plan.  I was 25 (not terribly young) and I was recently no longer eligible for coverage under my University’s health plan.  I pulled out our phone book — remember those big yellow things? — and looked up the nearest agent to me…. [read more]

5 Tailgating Party Ideas for a Killer Tailgating Party! #SamsClubTailgating

Disclosure: Thank you to Sam’s Club for sponsoring today’s post and helping me get ready for tailgating this Football Season.   Have you ever walked outside, breathed in the cool autumn air and thought, “Mmm…Smells like football!” If you can’t think of this time of year without thinking about football then I’m guessing you’re no… [read more]