Archives for September 2010

Huge Fisher-Price Recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Comission has issued recalls for millions of products including high chairs, trikes, and baby toys.  The recalls are being issued due to possible lacerations, choking, and other injuries. For information on which high chairs are involved visit: For information on the recalled trikes visit: For information on the… [read more]

Free "Seven Everyday Slings" baby sling!

For a limited time Seven Everyday Slings is offering a free baby sling with the promo code BABIES !  Go to, click on “Shop Now”, select the baby sling you would like and you will automatically be repositioned to the center of the page where you can enter in the promo code! Type in… [read more]

Art, Announcements, and Invitations Giveaway *Ends Tonight*

My friend Kinzie over at Kinzie’s Kreations is having a giveaway on her blog.  She has an absolutely adorable Etsy shop where she sells art, baby announcements, invitations, and dresses for the little ones.  Her creations are fresh and oh, so adorable!  The giveaway ends tonight and right now there are only 20 entries.  She… [read more]

It’s getting to know you time!

1.     What is your favorite Olympic sport to watch? Well, when I was younger I was a devout figure skating fan.  Now I’m married and The Husband thinks figure skating is too intense =) So I now like Swimming and Beach Volleyball And Ski Jumping 2.     What is your favorite funny thing your kids do?… [read more]

Thank You!

My lovely bloggy friends over at From Chalkboards to Strollers and The Isis Collection have both given me the Thank you ladies both so much! Now on to the rules for accepting this award… 1. Accept the award. Post it on your blog with the name of the person who has granted the award and… [read more]

Wordless Wednesday

Berry Smoothie! Yummy The Husband says it looks like he just devoured an antelope. Not so yummy.   Big Brother, or Spiderman in this instance, loves berry smoothies.  He is a super picky eater (aren’t most 3 year olds?) so when he asks for a berry smoothie I am happy to oblige.  The great thing… [read more]

Bring on the Screamin’ Deals!

My family lives on a small income.  A REALLY small income.  I am a stay at home mom, my husband is a full-time PhD student in his 4th year, we have two kids.  It’s no wonder I’ve become somewhat skilled at finding a great deal.  I say “somewhat” because I do have a life beyond… [read more]

It’s TV time!

TV time is a very important time at our house.  Well, at least my three year old thinks it is.  Like most kids his age he is completely entranced by the characters he sees on his movies and on television.  Oh, and we all know how nice it is for mom when a kid will… [read more]

Last Day of sale

If you haven’t made your purchase yet at then hurry on over!  Today is the last day of their Fall Sale.  Until tonight you can get an unbelievable deal on gDiapers Everyday g’s 6-pack and on gDiapers Sweet Bundle. If your not a cloth diapering mom has a HUGE selection of disposable diapers…. [read more]

It’s Blogmania time!!! $40,000 in Giveaways!

Hey Everyone!  I just wanted to let you know about the AWESOME event going on for the next 24 or so hours in the blogging community.  Blogmania 2010 involves 163 bloggers and over $40000 in prizes!  Some of the prizes include toys for the tots, eco-friendly items for kids and grown-ups, cloth diapers, jewelry and… [read more]

Wordless Wednesday–Little Brother

On his blessing day–5 weeks   All tuckered out from a long hike Sporting his daddy’s baby pjs A master of disguise Little Brother

It’s getting to know you time!

Being that this blog is relatively new, a lot of you probably don’t really know much about me.  And even if you do already know me I’m sure there are some random and obscure things about me you’ve just been dying to know.  So I thought we’d have a little fun!  You may ask me… [read more]

My New Addition!

There has been a new addition to my blog!  Look over to the right.  Now down just a tad.  Yep, that’s it!  I made that cute little button last night.  I’m so proud of myself!  I know, you’re thinking. “it’s just a little button, what’s the big deal?”  Well, for this technologically challenged individual that… [read more]

Win a $100 Visa Gift Card

My friend Dara (a.k.a the “Cookin’ Canuck”) is currently hosting a giveaway sponsored by Kellogs and on her blog  To enter simply share your favorite memory from this summer.  The winner will receive a $100 Visa gift card!  The giveaway ends 9-13 so hurry on over, support a great blog, and enter to… [read more]