Tips on Keeping Kids’ Teeth Healthy


As a mom, there are certain phrases that you say, over and over again.  Go wash your hands.  Get your elbows off the table…go brush your teeth!  While I never seem to worry about elbows on the table until we are out at a restaurant, brushing teeth is something that has been a concern to […]

Get a Daily Boost From Nature Made + Enter to Win!


This post was sponsored by Nature Made® as a part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I’ve started 2016 with some goals that are a little different this year.  Instead of focusing on losing weight or something specific, I’m working on balance and changing little habits that will help me get to an overall […]

Migraines are More than a Headache


* I created this post as part of a campaign by Teva Pharmaceuticals. I received an American Express gift card for participating. Are you one of the nearly 36 million Americans that suffer from migraines? I definitely am. I also suffer from other types of headaches (mostly tension headaches), but if you are one of […]

MetLife TRICARE Dental Program is Changing!

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* This post was sponsored by the MetLife TRICARE Dental Program as part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. With 2016 in full swing, it’s a good time to take stock of your insurance rates.  Rates tend to change around this time and it’s important to stay on top of your medical, dental, home […]

Survive Cold and Flu Season with a Survival Kit


It’s that time of year – you know it as soon as you feel that tickle in the back of your throat – it’s cold and flu season and you’re about to get hit.  As a mom, it’s important to be prepared! You don’t want to get stuck at home with sick kiddos, or worse, […]

2016 Shakes, Rattles, and Rolls to a Start


I live in New York. Maybe we have earthquakes, but I have never been woken up by one. However, I am presently in Oklahoma visiting family and as of less than an hour ago I now know what it feels  like and sounds like to be awoken by an earthquake. The one that rocked me […]

5 Easy Tips to Save Parents Worry Over Head Lice

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  Since school resumed in the fall we have seen our share of shared sniffles, a bout of pink eye, a few fevers, and we live in dread of the elementary school nurses letter telling us there has been an identified case of head lice in our daughter’s class. In a house with so much […]

Manage Your “Because” Moments with Massage Envy


*This post was sponsored by Massage Envy as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  What are you giving thanks for this year?  I’m thankful for my husband, my kids, my close friends, my job that I love, and my blog and all our readers!! I am NOT thankful for this […]

Culturelle®, It’s #1 for a Reason!

This is a sponsored post by Culturelle® and these opinions are 100% my own. Back to school time can be stressful to young tummies and immune systems, but Culturelle® Kids can help! Culturelle® is the ONLY probiotic that has 100% Lactobacillus GG, the most clinically studied strain††, so you know it’s safe for your student. […]

Aflac Open Enrollment 2015 is Now Ready for Your Family

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  One of the most important things we have to do as parents is to make sure that our kids are covered in the event of sickness or worse. We all hope that the kids will always be healthy and happy every day, but that isn’t always the case. Just as bad can be the […]