Hey, Mom, You’re Doin’ Good. Love, Minute Maid®

tory phone dump 952015 003

Thank you to Minute Maid® for sponsoring this post and giving me a chance to thank my wife for making moments for our kids, and to encourage other parents to keep doing what they are to support their kids. To them we say, You’re Doin’ Good!  My wife usually writes these posts, but on this […]

CloudPets™ Bring Loved Ones Closer Together

(2 of 2)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CloudPetsForever #CollectiveBias When you think of giving a huggable plush to someone as a gift, all sorts of images come to mind. There is the parent or grandparent giving one to a child, the sweethearts trying to get […]

Best Buy Makes Birthday Gifting Easier Than Ever!


The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I am intimidated when it comes to selecting presents for so many people on our lists. Whether it’s one of the kids’ (who use and understand tech in a way […]

Sundae Fun Day on Wednesday with Smuckers®


This post was sponsored by J.M. Smucker Company, but all experiences and opinions are our own!   It’s summer time and that means later bed times, goofy schedules, lemonade stands, and wacky dessert schedules! Our typical meal schedule includes the ever-popular Dessert Friday, but during the silliness of summer, dessert can be any day! With some help […]

The One Thing I am Going to Try to Stop Telling Our Kids Today


Schedules are crazy, life is messy, and sometimes we run late – like, a lot of the time (even right now – I was going to write this last week). In spite of our best efforts, and all of the super-cute calendars, it seems that I heard myself telling our littlest one to ‘hurry up’ […]

Build-A-Bear Lets You Make-A-Minion!


Thank you to Build-A-Bear for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own as informed and instructed by our 8-year-old! Seriously, as parents how overworked are we? Wouldn’t it be nice to have another set of (bright yellow) hands to help around the house with chores or world domination? We still can’t clone people to […]

Clorox® Bleach Safely Saves Your Summer


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TotalBleachControl #CollectiveBias Summertime means hot temps, hot dogs, and sometimes a big mess. Is there anything worse than a huge grass stain, or a huge food stain on you or your kiddos favorite clothes? At our cookout, I […]

Make Father’s Day a (Personalized) Ball with Wilson Sporting Goods!


Do you struggle every year with what to get dad for Father’s Day?  Well, we have you covered.  I don’t write too often here on Parent Palace, but I was super excited to hear that Wilson Sporting Goods has hooked me up with a personalized football by sponsoring this post! This year, Wilson Sporting Goods […]