Conquering Pain From Within: Brandy Gillmore’s Inspirational Story

Brandy Gillmore knows a thing or two about pain. In fact, it wasn’t all that long ago that an accident left her in excruciating pain, confined to her bed for nearly 22 hours a day. Eventually, Brandy was able to get around in a wheel chair and then with a cane, but the pain was […]

WIN: Leather Cell Phone Accessory Bag #FunkyPrettyDesigns

Would you like enter to win one of Geri Dahl’s super cute leather cell phone accessory bags? We are so excited to be giving one away to a lucky winner! Here are just a few of the styles Geri has available through her company Funky Pretty Designs: This picture was taken recently at Ya Ya’s Boutique […]


My son, Dylan, has a great imagination.  He loves building structures and cars for his action figures and then swapping their bodies and heads to create new ones! So when Mega Bloks sent us Mega Bloks Skylanders SWAP Force™ Wash Buckler and Mega Bloks Skylanders SWAP Force™ Magna Charge to check out… …he couldn’t wait to start building.  He […]

Hot Broccoli-Cheddar #Cheese Dip from @CabotCheese -YUM!

It just wouldn’t be a party without cheese! So, for the the biggest football game of the year, Daniella, Dylan and I decided to try a new, cheesy recipe…Hot Broccoli-Cheddar Dip.  Boy are we glad we did! Our good friends at Cabot Cheese sent us this recipe along with a wonderful assortment of cheese to sample. We are […]

New Show For Preschoolers On #Nickelodeon – Wallykazam!

My kids aren’t in preschool anymore, but if they were I’m sure they’d want to watch Wallykazam! when it debuts on February 3, at 1pm (ET/PT). ~Courtesy: Nickelodeon Daniella and Dylan are 8 and 11 now, and I often find myself longing for the days when they begged me to turn on Dora, Max and […]

WIN: 1-800-Baskets Gourmet Box! #Giveaway

Tired of holiday shopping and wrapping? How about we give YOU a gift? You deserve it!  Enter to win a “The Market Box” from!  The Market Box is available for any occasion, holidays, birthdays and just because… and here’s the best part: The Winner gets to pick his/her own gift box from the website! […]