5 Reasons to Visit a Dude Ranch During Shoulder Season

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  1. Steals and Deals: As with many vacation destinations, summer is peak season for dude ranches. However, as the air cools down and the days get shorter on a dude ranch, travelers can take advantage of less crowds and discounted rates. Budget-friendly offers can range from a certain percentage off standard rates like Colorado [...]

Staples #BacktoSchool


It is back to school time! Kids need so many supplies to help them learn throughout the year. Staples has some amazing products which can fulfill those must have items while keeping them fun! The Teen Vogue collection, exclusively at Staples, features Electric Jungle, Punk Prodigy, Rive Gauche and Festive Floral prints across an array [...]

Sunsella Dough Blender


As you all know, I love to make things from scratch, so when I was offered the Sunsella Dough Blender, I knew I wanted it. I have really wanted to make homemade ravioli for the longest and this really come in handy when I made my dough. Needless to say we were all excited to make them, [...]

Celebrate Autumn at Old Salem Museums and Gardens

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Celebrate Autumn at Old Salem Museums & Gardens!   WINSTON-SALEM, N.C:  Old Salem Museums & Gardens will once again host a variety of activities this fall to celebrate the autumn season. From Harvest Day to pumpkin carving, there’s plenty in store this fall for the whole family! In addition to special events and classes, there [...]

Epson – LabelWorks Iron-on Kit

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When I was contacted by Epson to see if I would like to review their LabelWorks Iron-on Kit I was more than excited. Now I can iron a label on all of the clothes I send with Devon to school and his book bag and lunch box. Knowing it will come back  home with him, no [...]

The Ever Growing World of Organic Skin Care Products


Picture Courtesy of Flikr   We all know that eating food products that contain synthetic additives is not good for our health, especially to our skin. It has been said that if you want to take good care of your well-being, then what you put on your skin can be just as important as what [...]

Epson Expression Photo XP-950 Small-in-One Printer

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Epson Expression Photo XP-950 Small-in-One Printer does everything but fax and that’s fine with me. To print all your documents, the XP-950 has several ways to load media. The bottom tray holds up to legal size paper. The one above is for photo paper up to 5 x 7 inches and is independent of other media [...]

SckoonCup – Reusable Menstrual Cup


Thank you to SckoonCup for providing samples of the products mentioned in this post. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of the Green Moms Network, and the content and opinions expressed here are 100% my own.     In my house we are trying to live a little bit Green, in all [...]

Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue Flys Home to Blu-ray 11/4

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Disney’s “Planes Fire & Rescue” is landing on Disney Blu-ray™  Combo Pack, Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD and On-Demand platforms November 4th! The follow-up to last year’s “Planes” comes the world famous racer Dusty Crophopper who joins an elite fire and rescue unit and learns what it takes to be a true hero. The [...]

Come take part in The Boxtrolls Cardboard Challenge


This weekend, in select cities, there will be special cardboard challenges taking place in celebration of The Boxtrolls arriving in theaters on 9/26! Kids & families can come take part in each local event to design and decorate their own Boxtroll costume!   See below for a complete list of cities this weekend and if you live [...]

Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser Giveaway


Essential Oil Diffuser Giveaway Sponsored by: Gurin Hosted by: Savory Savings Co-hosted by: Ramblings of Mama With winter around the corner, it is more important than ever to provide your family with their best defense (or treatment!) against colds and other ailments. Krista over at Savory Savings loves to use essential oils as a way [...]