New Product Review Club Opportunity: OxiClean™ Max Force™ White Revive™SponsoredI shared recently
that my home is Grand Central Station to three busy kids, a neighbourhood-ful of friends, and our two pets. Now in the middle of summer vacation it's only gotten busier. Summer camp, fishing day trips with Dad, and helping Grandma in the garden are par for the course, but this summer we're also building our new house. Overcommitted? Yeah, you could say that.And so, to...
New Product Review Club Offer: Arm & Hammer™ Spinbrush™ Truly Radiant™ ToothbrushSponsoredA few years ago I jumped on the power toothbrush bandwagon and never looked back. In fact, due to my raving I know of quite a few people who received a power brush in their Christmas stocking. Most of them were initially disappointed (kind of like receiving socks, you know?) but everybody changed their tune after using these miracle workers for a week.
Miracle worker, really?
you say. I...
New Product Review Club Offer: vitafusion™ MultiVites™ Gummy VitaminsSponsored
Every year I resolve to do more for my health. Not being strict enough to go completely over the top with my health resolutions, I tend to pick a new, very achievable goal every couple of months in the hopes of turning it into a long term habit. For example: (1) start eating kale (yessss! where have you been all my life??)
(2) eat less bread (#sadface. Am waiting for the garlic...
New Product Review Club Offer: Nestlé GERBER® Oat & Prune Baby CerealSponsored
I'm a mom of three, so you know I've seen it all
. One of the funniest parenting experiences I have had was the pleasure of introducing my babies to solid foods.
New parents sometimes ask me: "How do you know when your baby is ready for solid foods?" Trust me, you just know
. Babies go from oblivious, cooing non-participants to eagle-eyed gluttons who will snatch greedily at your fork...
New Product Review Club Offer: Dove Go Sleeveless Anti-PerspirantSponsored
I think after the horrible winter we had this year, we all deserve a little pick-me-up pressie, don't you?
Mine came in the mail recently from an online spending binge: a gorgeous black sleeveless top with a bit of a peplum-y flare at the waist. And while I was at it, I tossed a chunky statement necklace into my e-cart, too.
Totally deserved, like I said.
It jump-started my...
Product Review Club: OxiClean™ Liquid Laundry DetergentSponsoredThis Mom has had a busy year. My kids (ages 7-14) have been involved in four sports (indoor soccer, basketball, outdoor soccer, track & field) in three different leagues, plus a community theatre stint in addition to frequent dirt biking, tromping through water-logged ditches and generally getting as filthy as possible every single day.Here I thought the baby stage would produce...
New Product Review Club: Arm & Hammer™ Clump & Seal™ Cat LitterSponsored
My cat is my hero.
Even as I watch her plump self burrowing into my basket of clean laundry for a nap and it's driving me crazy, I remember that time she killed 3 snakes and eradicated the local rodent population in the space of one week.
But the real reason she's a hero to me is how she comforted our young daughter after a major relocation which had triggered weeks of...
New Product Review Club Offer: CeraVe® Facial Moisturizing LotionsSponsored
Skin care is always a bit of a battle for me. I try to keep up with a regimen of regular exfoliation, using toner (when I remember) and always - always
- wearing a daily moisturizer with SPF. Two of my New Year's Resolutions are to drink more water and cut back on sugar, both for general health and to stay ahead of the curve with my combination skin.
And this is kind of
Sun Smart Eye Care Tips for Fall & Winter
Like many people, I wasn't very sun smart in my younger years. Back then, having strongly defined tan lines was a proud testimonial to hours logged basting ourselves in baby oil and lying on the pool lounger all summer long. Maybe even a good base burn to start the sunbathing season? Dumb, dumb, dumb.
Obviously, times have changed. We now recognize the importance of sun safety year-round,...
3 Casual Weekend LOTDs (plus enter to WIN a pair of PUMA Glyde Lo shoes!)Sponsored
Stuck between the gut-busting holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas as we are at the moment, we're very much in the mood to get out and be active, aren't you? Miranda gives us three more looks incorporating another new PUMA style, and as always, we'll ask you to vote for your favourite. Look #1: Western Weekender
Casual camos plus a Western-inspired vest, and Miranda's...