Who Are You? – Finding out Your Ancestry through DNA Testing kits

I think at some point in our lives, we all desire to know where we came from. Who are our ancestors? Who am I related to? Are those old family stories really true? Answering questions about your past can be personally enlightening, and it's pretty amazing we can do that now with home testing DNA … Continue reading Who Are You? – Finding out Your Ancestry through DNA Testing kits

3Doodler Boldly Goes Where No 3D Printer Has Gone Before

Products like the 3Doodler 3D Printing Pen makes me a little jealous of the amazing things kids these days get to play with. It's a pen that literally makes your drawings real! This is stuff I could only imagine when I was little, so I was pretty excited to try out a couple of 3Doodler complimentary demo … Continue reading 3Doodler Boldly Goes Where No 3D Printer Has Gone Before

Turtle Beach Recon 70 Headset Review: A Gaming Mom’s Perspective

*This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Turtle Beach* We recently leveled up our gaming experience with a Recon 70 Gaming Headset by Turtle Beach. The headset comes in multiple colors to match your preferred console whether it be Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch or PC, and has a versatile 3.5mm connection that … Continue reading Turtle Beach Recon 70 Headset Review: A Gaming Mom’s Perspective

How to Make the Bed with a Toddler in 6 Easy Steps

Today we'll be covering one of life's great mysteries- how to make the bed with a toddler around. A very interested toddler who may or may not be making lumps all up in your covers. Here's how to do it in 6 easy steps! 1) Pick out your sheets and prepare. California Design Den sent … Continue reading How to Make the Bed with a Toddler in 6 Easy Steps

Bring the Noise – Using Sound Machines for Sleep

I never tried a sound machine until after my son was born. To be honest, I thought "white noise" was a little creepy after seeing the horror movie with the same name. I got over my apprehension after discovering all the different types of white noise beyond the spooky static in the movie. From crashing … Continue reading Bring the Noise – Using Sound Machines for Sleep

Adventures in Miscommunication – or How I Ended up with a Bib and a Box of Tweezers

I usually try and make sure I understand exactly what a company wants when I agree to try out a product or promote anything. I also only agree to promote products I'd actually use, and post honestly about my experience. But sometimes, something goes wrong somewhere and I end up with something completely different than … Continue reading Adventures in Miscommunication – or How I Ended up with a Bib and a Box of Tweezers

Sweet Potatoes in the Copper Crisper

My grandmother surprised me with a Copper Crisper, so I had to give it a try right away. My husband keeps getting sweet potatoes with the intention of cutting them up and making little tater tot type things for his lunch, and then doesn't follow through with it, so I figured this would be the … Continue reading Sweet Potatoes in the Copper Crisper

Getting Cozy with CozyPhones

I'd been wanting to try a set of CozyPhones to see if they would block out my husband's snoring. It's loud and awful and always interrupting my sleep. I bought some expensive ear plugs that worked great at blocking out every noise except the snoring. It's like he snores at some special frequency immune to … Continue reading Getting Cozy with CozyPhones

Unboxing Happiness with TheraBox

I'm still working on my unboxing skills. OK, I'm also still working on my YouTube skills, video shooting skills, and various other blog related skill sets that don't involve writing. So when MyTheraBox.com contacted me asking about sending a unique box of therapist curated happiness, I was all for it! What frazzled mom doesn't want … Continue reading Unboxing Happiness with TheraBox

My Chaotic Attempts at Organization – with One Year Update

Moms are busy on multiple levels. You are not just in charge of you. You have to know the schedule for the whole household and make sure everyone else knows what's going on, and then make sure everything is accomplished as scheduled. Good thing I'm obsessed with getting organized! Day planners, calendars and lists actually … Continue reading My Chaotic Attempts at Organization – with One Year Update