Remember Mom This Mother’s Day with Chai Tea from Starbucks

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I remember my mom drinking hot tea in the morning every day when I was growing up.  She would heat the water, steep the tea bag and then remove it, while adding lots of milk and sugar.  I remember hearing the clinking of the spoon against the mug as she stirred the sugar and milk […]

Celebrate Mom This Mother’s Day with a #Moem

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of MetLife Foundation for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Mother’s Day is coming up tomorrow and it’s time to honor the moms in our life.  MetLife wants to help honor moms with a charitable donation.  But how you ask?  With a #Moem.  Now that […]

Find the Perfect Gift for Mother’s Day with These Helpful Ideas from Best Buy

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Can you believe that it’s already May? Not to mention the fact that Mother’s Day is around the corner! If you’re like me, you probably still have yet to buy that special mom figure in your life a gift for Mother’s Day. Let’s not forget the family who may be asking you (mom) what you […]

Mother’s Day $500 C Wonder Gift Card Giveaway

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Happy Friday everyone!  One of my favorite holidays is coming up – Mother’s Day!  Not only is it a day for my kids to celebrate me as their mom, but it’s also a day for me to celebrate those women who have been mother figures in my life.  I love to give hugs to my […]

Memory Making is Easy with Best Buy

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. As a mother, I have found that I take so many more pictures than I ever have before.  I take pictures of school activities, family fun, traveling, holidays, birthdays, and even […]

Meet the Sponsors of Our #RememberMom2013 Twitter Party Today!

Mother Giving Daughter Her Christmas Present

Today, I am super excited to be hosting a Mother’s Day Twitter Party with Jen from Eighty MPH Mom and Mel from Outnumbered 3 to 1.  We have a fabulous list of prizes in today’s Twitter Party and will be having some great discussions and gift ideas for mom this Mother’s Day!  Check out who […]

You’re Invited to a Twitter Party for Mother’s Day! #RememberMom2013 4/25 4:00 pm EST

Mother Giving Daughter Her Christmas Present

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it’s that time of year to Remember Mom and show her how much you love and appreciate her.  This year, myself and blogger, Jen Regan (Eighty MPH Mom), are hosting an awesome Twitter Party.  We’ll be featuring some of the products that we (as moms) love and […]

Celebrating Mother’s Day All May with Godiva Coffee + Giveaway

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Do you love to wake up to the delicious aroma of coffee brewing in your kitchen?  Do you look forward to your morning cup of coffee each day?  Do you love chocolate?  Wait, coffee AND chocolate?  That’s right!  Godiva has found a way to satisfy two cravings in one shot with their new flavors – […]

“Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Magic of Mothers and Daughters” Book Review + Giveaway

Chicken Soup for the Soul Magic of Mothers and Daughters book

May is the month in which we think of and honor the mothers in our lives.  May is also the perfect month to pick up a copy of Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Magic of Mothers & Daughters.   This is a great book, including 101 Inspirational and Entertaining Stories about that special bond that […]

Celebrate Mother’s Day with eBay


I loved this video!  It’s funny how we grow up and we are ready to be out on our own, but that doesn’t necessarily mean our mothers are ready for us to be out on our own.  My mom has been there for me through some very difficult times and while there are ways I […]

Mother’s Day and FTD Flowers Giveaway


Mother’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to let mom know you love her and are thinking of her than by sending her a beautiful floral arrangement.  I received a Better Homes and Gardens Flowers by FTD Arrangement and loved it!  I mean, who doesn’t love receiving flowers, right? The flowers […]

Moms on the Go Rejoice! Nokia Has Your Coverage! + Giveaway

Nokia Lumia 710 phone

Being a mom of three boys, while juggling family, school, internship and a nationally recognized blog, makes always staying connected critical.  For the last year I have carried around two phones.  One I call my “dumb” phone and one I call my “smart” phone.  This has required two chargers, two phone plans, two hands, two […]

NESTLÉ Family Mother’s Day Giveaway

Nestle Family Mother's Day Mercy Housing Campaign

Through May 23rd, NESTLÉ Family is celebrating the sisterhood of motherhood with a special Facebook program.  This Facebook program helps consumers honor the special moms in their lives while simultaneously raising donations and awareness for Mercy Housing, a national organization that is working to create a more humane world where poverty is alleviated, communities are healthy […]

“Fiddler on the Roof” for the First Time on Blu-ray!

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I love the movie Fiddler on the Roof and am so happy to have added the Blu-ray edition to our family movie collection!  The classic musical that should be a “tradition” in every family debuted for the first time on Blu-ray on April 5th.  Fiddler on the Roof is a grand tradition of song, dance, […]

Exclusive Coupon with Twentieth Century Fox – 2 DAYS ONLY!!!


I am exciting to be partnering with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment with an exclusive coupon code for those followers of The Mommy-Files.  It’s perfect timing too – with Mother’s Day just around the corner. Today, through Wednesday, May 4th, simply click on the coupon below and make your DVD selections.  Enter the promotion code […]