VTech Holiday Giveaway {One Winner Four Great Toys}


When Derek and Hayley were younger they loved anything that made a lot of noise, sang songs, was big/plastic/colorful and that they could ride on!!  VTech toys always delivered in every aspect plus they were durable, easy to clean and typically made it through both kids!!   Today, in an effort to help you start […]

Thrilling Thursdays Giveaway Link-Up

Thrilling Thursday Giveaway Link Up

Hello and Happy Thursday!!  Welcome Back to Thrilling Thursdays Blog Giveaway Link Up hosted by  Momma Lew, We’re Parents!? and Me!!  Here you can add your giveaways and search for fun giveaways to enter!!!  We wish you all GOOD LUCK!! Before you go be sure to check out my giveaway for a Holiday Barbie, Transformer 12 inch […]

LOL with #SheSnapped


Welcome Back to another week of #SheSnapped.  It’s been fun and we have loved you all joining in and following along!  Please share your photos with us, it’s all about what YOU snapped! This weeks theme is LOL!  Share something that makes you LAUGH OUT LOUD.  Since Halloween is coming I thought I would share […]

Fab 15 Holiday Toy List PLUS #Giveaway

Enter to win 3 of KMarts FAB 15 Toys For The Holiday Season

In the blogosphere the holiday planning starts late summer so by now I am full on consumed with holiday planning and posts.  To many of you it may seem early but in my house planning early works best so that Santa is sure to please everyone!  I love checking out all the hottest toys of […]

Friday’s Fresh Picks: Cute AND Comfortable Shoes?!

Friday's Fresh Picks- Cute AND Comfortable Shoes?!

This Friday’s Fresh Picks comes to you from the lobby of an event at work!!  I am sitting here with my feet up and THROBBING and my co-workers friends and I decided we needed to pick CUTE and COMFORTABLE shoes!  Is there such a thing??  OR are cute and comfortable shoes just wishful thinking or […]

#SheSnapped Mug Shot

She Snapped

I know you all do it sometimes!!  Wake up in the morning, rub your eyes and dream of heading back to bed!  I think I do it almost every single morning!!  Then I crave some sort of beverage that will help stimulate my senses into a proper semi-functioning mode. I crave coffee!!!   This week for our […]

ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas Schedule 2014


  It’s finally here! Here’s this year’s ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas schedule!  I love the holiday season!  Cuddling up on the couch with the kids and hot cocoa watching Christmas shows is one of my favorite things to do in December!! Set your DVR!! Monday, December 1 (4:00–5:00 PM ET/PT) JACK FROST (1979) (5:00–6:00 […]

International Day of The Girl #DayOfTheGirl #GirlHero


Imagine not knowing when your birthday was.   How about thinking that in the eyes of your government you literally do not exist.   How would you feel if there was no record of you, at all?   In a world so consumed with numbers and percentages how would you feel knowing that you were […]

Friday’s Fresh Picks: Funky Owls

Fridays Fresh Picks Funky Owls

  When Derek turned one I bought him a tee shirt that said Look Hoo’s 1!  I think that is where my love of owls started.  When Hayley turned on 2 1/2 years later, I got her the same shirt and had a whole owl themed birthday party!!  I love cute owls, funky owls, whimsical […]

LEGO® Master Builders Invite New York Families to a One of a Kind Block Party


LEGO® Master Builders Invite New York Families to a One of a Kind Block Party; Together they Will Construct A 20-foot Tall Statue of Liberty Out Of LEGO Bricks Four-day Building Event Celebrates Grand Opening of the Newest LEGO Store Flatiron District 5th Avenue interior WHAT: New to the neighborhood, the LEGO Store Flatiron District […]

She Snapped: Fall Into Family

She Snapped

It’s as if the day I gave birth I also began my love affair with taking photos.  From the moment I came home with Derek I couldn’t stop capturing moments and milestones through my lens.  You name it, I have a photo and probably a video.  I love watching my family grow, enjoy moments and […]

Social Good Summit #2030NOW


Two weeks ago I packed up my laptop, cell phone, tape recorder and every charger I could find and headed to New York.  Since Johnson & Johnson named me as one of their Social Influencers for Social Good they generously arranged for me to attend the Social Good Summit at the 92nd Street Y.  I headed […]