5 Fabulous Ideas for Creating an Outdoor Environment for the Family

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  With winter soon giving way to balmy temperatures, you’ll probably be spending a significant amount of time outdoors. Creating a great outdoor environment for the family makes your time outside all the more enjoyable. Whether you have a large amount of room or your backyard is limited on space, the following are five fabulous […]

Ways to Winterize Your Vehicle from WaterSavers® + Giveaway!

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* This post is sponsored by WaterSavers but all opinions are our own. It finally happened – snow! We can’t complain too much around here since we are a few feet behind what we had last year at this time, so we will still keep a smile firmly in place, but the falling white stuff […]

Fall Rebate Event by Cooper Tires

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This post brought to you by Cooper Tire. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Parent Palace.  Back to school is off of our list and now we can start looking forward to all of the fun of fall and (dare I say?) winter! As the seasons change, it is vital to roll into fall […]

Summer Hikes have you Itching for Relief from Poison Ivy?

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I love being out on the trails – and sometimes off of them – as much as possible during the warm months. Admittedly, there are times when my eyes are looking right past the poison ivy while my hands are reaching for a flower. Ugh, I am itching now just thinking about the last time […]

Drive into Summer Savings with Cooper Tires

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cooper Tires for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. We are hitting the road shortly to spend some serious time behind the windshield. Driving from New York to Oklahoma is not a simple errand, and with the family on board there will be plenty […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Going Solar with Sunrun

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While we are not a totally “green” household, we are always looking for ways to reduce our carbon footprint and do our part to help make the world a cleaner place.  After my cousin installed solar panels on their cabin in Texas, I really became interested in looking into installing solar panels on our home […]

Keeping My High Mileage Vehicle Running Smoothly with Pennzoil

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #FueltheLove #CollectiveBias My car is a 2008 Ford Escape. I love my car. But my car is getting on up there in car years – it has 140,000 miles on it, which isn’t surprising since I spend over two […]

Summer Cleaning: Your Yard Needs Tidying, Too

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You may have finished spring cleaning your house months ago, but now that the sun is out and the days are long, it is time to start thinking about summer cleaning for outdoor fun. Summer is best spent on clean, lush lawns, surrounded by big, bright blooms, but it’s more than likely that this year’s […]

Lawn Mower Safety Tips for Summer

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  My husband mowed our lawn for the first time this week, setting off a summer full of lawnmowers, weedeaters, and other lawn tools!  This means that it’s also time to think about our children’s safety outdoors this summer.  According to the Consumer Products Safety Commission, each year 800 children are run over by riding […]