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*sponsored post* When my husband and I got together, we each brought two kids into the relationship. It’s been five years since then and our kids have grown…a lot. We now have a 16-year-old, 15-year-old (16 in two months!), a 14-year-old and a 10-year-old. Every car ride with these four usually results in some sort of argument that my husband and...

Yesterday started out really well. I felt great. I was motivated and able to accomplish a lot. I was pumped at how much I crossed off my to do list. Once I was done working,I went to pick up my son at school in the afternoon like I always do.  I found a spot to park in right out front and waited for dismissal time. To pass the time I texted one of my best...

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 post was sponsored by the maker of OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about their Max Force™ Laundry Stain Remover, all opinions are my own. Life is a messy thing, and there’s no denying it. No matter what stage you’re in, stains have a way of finding you, especially when...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you buy Classroom Direct. They provided me with a backpack full of supplies to donate to someone in need in exchange for this post. All thoughts and opinions expressed are my own, as are all photos within this post. No other monetary compensation was given. Ever since my husband and I got together, we’ve noticed...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by Tatu Digital Media. I was provided with monetary compensation in exchange for this post. All thoughts and opinions, as well as photos, are my own. I love to save money whenever possible. I don’t know if the name of my site gave that fact away, but just in case it didn’t, I’m letting you know...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by Acme/Shaw’s. I was provided with monetary compensation in exchange for a post about their current back-to-school promotion. All thoughts and opinions expressed are my own, as are any included photos. It’s hard to believe it’s almost time for the kids to head back-to-school for another school...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by SheSpeaks and P&G. I was provided with free product and monetary compensation to help me craft this post. All opinions expressed are my own. Messes happen…especially when you least expect them to. When a mess pops up, the last thing you want is no cleaning supplies on hand. We’ve been...

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about OxiClean™ all opinions are my own. Before I moved to New Hampshire, I always told myself I would never be THAT mom. You know the one…the hardcore sports mom. I figured my kids would...

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by SheSpeaks and P&G. I was provided with free product and monetary compensation to help me craft this post. All opinions expressed are my own. When you become a parent, you’re faced with storms to weather and lessons to learn that you never thought about before. Some are minor. Some, not so much....