Lifestyle

By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Apr 24th, 2016
1 Comment
226 Views
As a mom of 6 kids, life can get VERY busy! Whether it’s making lunches, doing laundry, cooking meals, running kids to school and back or helping with homework, our kids take a lot of time, energy and love. So what if we as moms had one day to drop everything and take a day […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Apr 23rd, 2016
2 Comments
469 Views
Mother’s Day is just around the corner and I love it because it gives me a chance to celebrate the moms in my life, as well as my family celebrate me as a mom. If you’re not really sure how to show mom you love her this Mother’s Day, here are some ideas for you. 10 […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Basics
Apr 21st, 2016
22 Comments
1416 Views
I want to start out by saying that I love social media and blogging! Not only have I made lifelong friends through social media and blogging and been able to participate in some amazing opportunities, but I’ve also been able to have a career where I can help provide for my family while taking care […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Basics
Apr 19th, 2016
80 Comments
4653 Views
If you’re online, you may recognize this picture. It’s not just the picture alone though, but rather it’s part of a Tumblr share that went viral and was entitled, “Which White Suburban Mom Are You?” I was classified as Pam, who still shops in the Juniors Section (I wish), always has snacks on the counter (true – […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Apr 13th, 2016
2 Comments
575 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyJergensGlow #CollectiveBias My husband and I love to go on cruises and we are super excited to be going on another cruise in June – woo hoo! We will be heading to the gorgeous Caribbean waters and I […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Budgeting
Apr 8th, 2016
1 Comment
724 Views
This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Walmart. All opinions are mine. I love to shop and believe it or not, I especially love to shop for groceries and household supplies. As much as I love to shop for these items, I don’t necessarily like the cost associated with it. Here are 5 Ways to Save on […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Apr 7th, 2016
1 Comment
447 Views
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Heart Association. All opinions are 100% mine. As a mother, I want only the very best for our children. My goals as a mom are to make sure they eat, have clothes, have a warm home to live in, get a good education, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Do-It-Yourself
Apr 5th, 2016
19 Comments
857 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA #CVS #CollectiveBias   As moms, we are constantly on the go. Whether it’s driving our kids to school and other extracurricular activities, going shopping, or getting our daily tasks done, we are on the go a lot. I don’t ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning
Mar 26th, 2016
8 Comments
732 Views
It’s that time of year again – time for Spring cleaning! We’ve set our clocks back, opened our windows, and begun to think about what needs cleaning (or getting rid of) in our homes. With kids, it can be a big challenge trying to get them to help out with Spring cleaning. Here are 5 […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Mar 25th, 2016
16 Comments
649 Views
This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/POWERADE. #spon When our boys were younger, they loved to participate in soccer. As an active soccer mom, I loved to help with their games and practice with them for fun. I was a team mom a few times (organizing snacks, planning parties, and calling parents with announcements) and […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Do-It-Yourself
Mar 22nd, 2016
18 Comments
1063 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameForBasketball #CollectiveBias This post is not medical advice. It’s March and you know what that means? It’s time for College Basketball! With College Basketball comes cheering, eating and watching our favorite teams make their ways to the...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Fun
Mar 12th, 2016
34 Comments
2269 Views
St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and I don’t know about you, but I love giving our kids treats on this day! I also love the idea of dressing up with some sort of green – whether it’s socks, necklaces, shirts or more! Over the past few years, I’ve loved putting together St. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Budgeting
Feb 29th, 2016
17 Comments
2187 Views
I love to save money! Whether it’s stocking up on sale items, getting a discount or using coupons, saving money helps all the time. I’ve recently become more of a coupon user as I’ve seen how much money I can actually save on the everyday items we buy. Groupon Coupons is one of those places we […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Feb 15th, 2016
1 Comment
1069 Views
This is a sponsored post. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.    Mattel, a familiar brand in our homes and a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of toys and family products, has created a private online community of about 300 Moms of children 3-10 years old. Mattel […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Feb 11th, 2016
1 Comment
555 Views
I received a product sample. All opinions are mine. Have you ever celebrated Galentine’s Day? This was my first time to hear about what it was. I mean, I’d heard of Valentine’s Day, but not Galentine’s Day. We all know that Valentine’s Day is a great reminder to tell our significant others how much we […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Babies
Feb 4th, 2016
104 Comments
5488 Views
From the moment you find out you’re welcoming a child into your family and home, you want to do everything you can to protect him or her. I remember how important my children’s car seats were from the time they were newborns coming home from the hospital to taking them to school the safest way possible. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Jan 27th, 2016
1 Comment
1434 Views
It’s almost here…Game Day that is! We love to watch the Big Game with family and friends – enjoying funny commercials, touchdowns, food and drinks. While it’s fun, it does take a lot of work to put things together for Game Day. Here are 5 Ways to Help You Get Game Day Ready. 5 Ways […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Jan 15th, 2016
0 Comments
923 Views
We love to watch movies in our family! Kung Fu Panda is one that we all enjoy watching and we were excited to share our Kung Fu Panda Party with you. With my participation in the Fox Home Entertainment Insiders Group, I received a party package with some Kung Fu Panda goodies. It included Kung Fu […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Freebies / Coupons
Dec 28th, 2015
32 Comments
2460 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AwardWithSavings #CollectiveBias With a family of 8, I like to stock up on items when I can get a good deal! In honor of awards season, Vons is rolling out five-star savings on its most critically acclaimed P&G products, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Dec 21st, 2015
26 Comments
3176 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayGlow #CollectiveBias I love to relax and pamper myself. There’s just something about it that helps get me energized and ready for tasks to come. With the holidays comes a lot of baking, running around town and shopping. That […]...
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