“Rio 2″ Flies Onto Blu-ray & DVD + Giveaway!!!

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We loved the movie Rio and were looking forward to Rio 2 coming out on Blu-ray and DVD!  Well we don’t have to wait any longer because we can now enjoy Rio 2 on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital copy.  In Rio 2, the cast of the animated hit comedy Rio returns – along with a new flock of […]

Our Newest Favorite Show on Netflix

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I love to watch t.v.  I do.  I admit it.  I find it relaxing to escape real life just for those brief minutes and watch the fictional experiences of others.  Frank and I especially love to watch shows together once the kids have gone to bed.  We’ve enjoyed “Breaking Bad,” “True Blood,” “The Walking Dead” […]

Enjoy Dining Out with Denny’s New Fit Fare Menu

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When you go out to eat, do you tend to worry that what you’re eating is high in calories or fat?  No need to worry about it anymore when you dine out at Denny’s Restaurants!  Denny’s now has a Fit Fare® menu that offers items to guests looking for healthy eating choices without compromising on taste, value […]

How to Overcome Allergy Face with ZYRTEC

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of ZYRTEC®. With Spring and Summer comes beautiful flowers and wispy trees.  However, with this natural beauty also comes allergies.  Allergies not only come with the seasons, but can come with some of our most beloved pets too.  If you’ve ever experienced allergies, you know […]

Excited to Host Our “The Other Woman” Closet Swap Party!

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Have you seen the movie, “The Other Woman?”  Thanks to Fox Home Entertainment, I have the opportunity to invite a few of my close friends and family to a viewing party in my home!  Not only are we gonna eat popcorn and candy, drink wine, eat brownies, and watch the movie, but we’ll all leave […]

Disney’s “Planes: Fire & Rescue” Movie Coming to Theaters on July 18th + Giveaway!!!

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We love to go to movies as a family!  Most recently, we took the kids to see a movie and the trailer played for Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue.  Immediately, my 6 year old whispered to me that he wanted to see it when it came out and the other kids agreed.  Disney’s Planes: Fire and Rescue will […]

Test Driving the 2014 KIA Cadenza in Comfort & Style

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As a blogger, I have the opportunity to test drive a lot of different cars.  I love driving, so test-driving cars is definitely right up my alley!  I recently got to test-drive one of my favorite cars – the 2014 KIA Cadenza.  Oh my gosh, talk about driving in luxury.  This car rocked! I was […]

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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Shire. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Raising a child at any age is challenging, and when it comes to mothers and daughters, the dynamic can be even more complex. What some may dismiss as “typical tween girl behavior” […]

The Ultimate Japanese and Sushi Experience at Benihana

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Have you ever been to Benihana before?  Not only do they have amazing food, but the service and entertainment is great too!  It is definitely one of my favorite restaurants to visit!  I was excited to learn that Benihana was supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with it’s Children’s Day Initiative.  Benihana Inc., the nation’s leading […]

Missing Our Toyota Sienna XLE

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A few months ago, I had the opportunity to test-drive a 2014 Toyota Sienna XLE and it was awesome! I fell in love with it the moment it drove up to our home on the Central Coast. You see, we have a big family and finding a vehicle that is comfortable and fits all of […]

Introducing the Monster 500 Line of Toys!

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Our kids love to build and they had a fun time with the Monster 500™ toys!  I honestly had never heard of the Monster 500™ toys before conducting this review, but afterwards, even I had fun playing with the toys with our kids.  We received a few of their toy sets to check out here […]

Who Would You Take to See “Earth to Echo” + $100 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway

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Do you love taking your family to the movies?  Do you love just going to the movies?  I sure do!  I’ve always been a big movie fan!  I remember going to the movies with my mom, dad, and grandparents (either all together or on separate occasions) and watching movies with popcorn and candy in hand. […]

How to Host a LEGO Birthday Party!

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I can’t believe Sammy is now 6 years old!  He’s growing up so fast!  Each year, we let our kids choose which birthday theme they want for their party.  Sammy chose to have a LEGO theme.  I searched at a few stores and had a hard time finding LEGO party supplies, but Party City had […]

“Scooby-Doo! 13 Spooky Tales: Fields of Screams” DVD

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I used to love watch Scooby-Doo! when I was a little girl and love seeing my kids watch and enjoy that same classic television show! On May 13th, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released Scooby-Doo! 13 Spooky Tales: Field of Screams, an exciting collection of new and classic Scooby-Doo! Cartoons.   This entertaining release showcases 13 action-packed, […]

“Earth to Echo” Comes to Theaters + Giveaway

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I love going to the movies with my family and recently had the chance to see the movie, Earth to Echo, with the kids.  I wasn’t quite sure what to expect, but let me tell you, I walked away really happy with the movie.  In fact, I would even see it again in the theater (that’s […]