Reviews

By Shannon Gosney
In Food Review
Oct 29th, 2014
33 Comments
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    I’m a big fan of Baskin-Robbins.  I absolutely love the Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream and the Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream, not to mention all the other flavors you’ll find!  In fact, when I was pregnant with my boys, I couldn’t get enough of those flavors.  I always had them on hand! […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In DVD Reviews
Oct 28th, 2014
12 Comments
334 Views
Do you have fans of Nickelodeon shows like SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Yo Gabba Gabba! or Go, Diego, Go!??  If so, you’ll want to check out these frightening favorites available on DVD!!  Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution bring fans these festive, Halloween-themed DVDs to help celebrate the scariest seaso...
By Shannon Gosney
In Cleaning Review
Oct 27th, 2014
27 Comments
489 Views
This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Cascade. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.    With our family of 8, we make a LOT of dirty dishes!  Thanks to Double Duty Divas and Cascade, I had the opportunity to invite […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In App Review
Oct 26th, 2014
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299 Views
Have you heard of Jesse the Jack?  I was just introduced to him and am super impressed by this sweet, smart dog!  Jesse is a truly special dog who is loved by millions of children and you can see why when you watch his video of tricks.  You can check out Jesse’s YouTube channel, where […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blu-ray Review
Oct 25th, 2014
40 Comments
635 Views
  Have you heard?  Mr. Peabody & Sherman is now available on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD!  Your family will smile and laugh as they watch and enjoy this comedy-adventure!  Mr. Peabody (Ty Burrell) is an inventor, scientist and genius who just happens to be a dog. With his son Sherman, he will embark on the most extraordinary [&hel...
By Shannon Gosney
In Beauty
Oct 21st, 2014
36 Comments
859 Views
    I love to watch movies and romantic movies are some of my favorites!  The Best of Me movie is now in theaters everywhere and I cannot wait to see it!  This love story is based on the Nicholas Sparks novel and stars James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan, Luke Bracey and Liana Liberato.  ABOUT THE MOVIE […]...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In California
Oct 17th, 2014
2 Comments
576 Views
We’ve all been in the position of trying to stuff a lot of things to do into a short amount of time. Whether it’s running errands, going to appointments, or having to pick up the kids of a half-day. Arleena and I were pressed on time, and decided to stay local and find some kind […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Electronics Review
Oct 16th, 2014
0 Comments
750 Views
This post is compensated as part of the Rayovac blogger program.  All opinions are mine. As a blogger, I am CONSTANTLY using my phone!  Whether it’s to check my email, take pictures, blog, tweet, text or make a phone call, I want to have a backup source to charge my phone when it starts getting […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Halloween
Oct 15th, 2014
14 Comments
518 Views
This post is compensated as part of the Rayovac Blogger Program.  All opinions are mine.   Zombies, ghosts, princesses and super heroes and more will be knocking on your doors in a few weeks, celebrating the fun that is Halloween!  Some of us will be at our doors anxiously waiting to greet our trick-or-treaters with […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Health
Oct 6th, 2014
29 Comments
40963 Views
I taught my child the importance of oral health care with LISTERINE® SMARTRINSE, as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #besweetsmart.  With 6 children in our home, it’s important that we set morning and nighttime routines.  In the mornings, they have “chores” that they complete.  These chores include brushing their teeth, brushing...
By Shannon Gosney
In Holiday Gift Guide
Oct 5th, 2014
1 Comment
473 Views
Can you believe the holidays are almost here?  I can’t believe it!  I love the holidays!  Whether it’s wrapping gifts, baking goodies or hosting parties, the holidays are always filled with family, friends and great memories. Every year, we host an Annual Cookie Exchange and a Holiday Christmas Party.  I need to make sure we […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Recent Posts
Oct 4th, 2014
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1796 Views
The past few years, I have loved selling (and shopping) at Moo La La Consignment on the Central Coast.  It was so easy listing the items for sale and then printing out the tags and dropping off the items.  This year, unfortunately we were unable to sell anything because we had some family things going […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Sep 26th, 2014
138 Comments
3424 Views
  Have you seen the movie trailer for Gone Girl?  It looks really good and is definitely a movie I want to see!  Gone Girl will be coming to theaters from 20th Century Fox on October 3rd.  The movie will star Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike and is based on the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn. About […]...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In Electronics Review
Sep 22nd, 2014
0 Comments
664 Views
DISCLOSURE: I received 2 LeapBands from LeapFrog and Clif Kid Bars for my “Fit Made Fun” MommyParty. All opinions and thoughts are my own. On September 6th, The Mommy-Files participated in a day of “Fit Made Fun” sponsored by LeapFrog and Clif Kid to inspire kids everywhere to get up and active! With its launch […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Sep 22nd, 2014
44 Comments
1926 Views
Our kids enjoy reading and I’m always on the lookout for new books they would enjoy.  I recently discovered the Ricky Ricotta Series Books and they are so fun for the kids to read.  I know they’re good books when they come from Scholastic!  The series includes four different titles – Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot, Ri...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Sep 19th, 2014
133 Comments
4215 Views
We love going to the movies and today, This Is Where I Leave You is in theaters!  This Is Where I Leave You stars Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne, Corey Stoll, Kathryn Hahn, Connie Britton, Timothy Olyphant, Dax Shepard and Jane Fonda.  Released by Warner Bros. Pictures, the movie is based on the novel, […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In DVD Reviews
Sep 18th, 2014
54 Comments
2201 Views
Do you have fans of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in your home?  My boys love watching them and were so excited when Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Complete First Season arrived at our house on DVD!  You can own all 26 episodes on DVD on October 7th, 2014. About the DVD Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, and Michelangelo, better known as [&he...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In Beauty
Sep 17th, 2014
4 Comments
564 Views
      It’s been a while since I’ve written about my hiking adventures, and my hikes have been few and far between over the last 4 months. I plan on catching you all up in the coming weeks with the handful of hikes I did go on over the summer; however I thought I’d […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Car Review
Sep 15th, 2014
38 Comments
1458 Views
I love being a blogger!  One of the things I absolutely love about blogging is the opportunity I have to review a variety of brand new vehicles.  That’s right – I said BRAND NEW!!!  I recently carpooled with blogging friend Chelsea to BlogHer ’14 in San Jose in the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SE and loved […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Sep 14th, 2014
40 Comments
1154 Views
Our kids love to read!  As a mom, I love to read with them and the books – Little Critter from Kohl’s Cares – are the perfect ones to do that with.  Get a jumpstart on back-to-school with the beloved Mercer Mayer storybooks, Little Critter, the newest Kohl’s Cares merchandise collection!  Kohl’s Department Stores is [&hellip...
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