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It’s been a long time since I gave you guys an update on my son who is now nine-years-old and is filled with a zest for life that is contagious. That little boy has taught me many things about life. The last time I posted an update, we knew he had ADHD. His pediatrician diagnosed him with the disorder when he was only a few years old.. She saw him grow...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by Mavea. I was provided with monetary compensation and a set of their product live in exchange for a review and hosting a giveaway. All thoughts expressed are my own as are any photos. For as long as I can remember, I’ve hated drinking water from the sink. To me, it tasted horrible, and I tried to avoid...

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post from SheSpeaks/POWERADE. I received monetary compensation in exchange for my thoughts. All photos included within this post are my own. From the moment my daughter started running, it was obvious to all of us that there was a spark within her that would only continue to grow as she aged. Once she understood the concept of...

Disclosure: I have received information from the makers of TYLENOL®. The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. One of the lessons my parents taught my brother and I as kids was that family isn’t always about who you’re related to. It’s often about those who love you and are there for you no matter what…who go above and...

Disclosure: “I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for MilkWise. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Do you love to drink a cold glass of milk but would like it to taste good and be healthy for you? Check out MilkWise, a new milk beverage now available in New England...

Disclosure: “I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Grapes from Mexico. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.”  As a parent I know how important it is to find snacks your kids not only enjoy, but are healthy for them also. I try to keep granola bars, cheese, veggies and fresh...

Disclosure: “I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Influence Central for the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Tonight I would like to share a story with you about a personal cancer scare from years ago that changed my life forever. About six months after my son was born, almost 8 years ago, I went to my primary care physician’s office to have him look at a mole on my leg that concerned me. It had begun to change shape...

With every passing day, our lives grow busier and busier. Some months pass in the blink of an eye. One minute it’s the beginning of the month. And the next we find ourselves scratching our heads because we don’t know where the time went. To say we are an active family would be an understatement. We love to spend time together, doing various kinds...

Disclosure: “I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central forGB. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Though it’s been thirteen years since I first became a mom, I still remember how stressful it was when I brought her home. I wanted to get her home safe and sound, but I knew that no matter how...

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chloraseptic®. All opinions are 100% mine. To say these first few weeks of 2015 have been eventful would be an understatement. And I don’t mean in a good way. It’s been one sickness after another in our home…and outside it. When I went to bed on the 31st of December, I had such...