Yoplait Coupon – Save Today!

  I just tried the new yogurt from Yoplait, Fruitful. 1/3 cup of real fruit in every one.  It's deee-lish!  Print out this coupon, throw it in your purse and save when you try this awesome new offering from Yoplait.  Just click on the picture above or below and save!   … [Read more...]

Giveaway: $100 GC and Prize Pack from Sleepy’s – Create A Better Place to Sleep (US, Ends 10/5)

When was the last time you had a good night's sleep? Is your bedroom a quiet, relaxing retreat? Is your mattress older than, well, let's just say, is it too old? Sleep has a huge impact on your mental and physical health.  It's important for your success and happiness in life.  But most of us take for granted that it is what it is. This is one of the most important steps you can take to a good night's sleep: Get a Quality Mattress A … [Read more...]

Giveaway: $50 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash from Book Tour – “The Pitcher” by William Hazelgrove (Worldwide, Ends 9/30)

The Pitcher “I never knew I had an arm until this guy called out, “Hey you want to try and get a ball in the hole, sonny?” I was only nine, but mom said, “come on, let’s play.” This Carney guy with no teeth and a fuming cigarette hands me five blue rubber balls and says if I throw three in the hole we win a prize. He’s grinning, because he took mom’s five bucks and figures a sucker is born every minute. That really got me, … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Fight the Back-to-School Head Lice Blues with Rosemary Repel Hair Products by Fairy Tales (Ends 9/21, US)

Every mom dreads seeing the letter from the school nurse informing them that there has been an outbreak of head lice in the school. *shudder* What can you do to help prevent your child from coming home with head lice in their hair? 1.  Use natural prevention hair care products My daughter attends a charter school that has a focus on natural, sustainable living and one of the recommendations from the moms-in-the-know is botanical solutions. … [Read more...]

Why Run? No One Is Chasing Me…

That's what I used to think.  Why run?  If no one is chasing me, I'm not going to run.  I remember different times when a bus was coming, or I had to catch a train to work and I would walk.  It is not worth getting sweaty, out-of-breath, or tired!  It's hard to run.  Why would anyone want to do that?  It's bad for your knees, it's hard on your body, blah, blah, blah. Then, as I wrote about in a prior post (How Disney Change My Life - … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Healthy Living with Puritan’s Pride (US, Ends 9/14)

Like many Americans, I'm trying to be conscious of the products I use and make healthy choices for myself and my family.  When I was approached by Puritan's Pride to try some of their best sellers I was excited because of the reputation of the company.  Puritan's Pride was founded over 40 years ago. "Headquartered in Long Island, New York, Puritan's Pride manufactures over 1,400 high quality vitamins, minerals, herbs and other nutritional … [Read more...]

Walgreens Healthcare Clinic – Help For Back-to-School and Much, Much More

Today I went over to the new, expanded Walgreens Healthcare Clinic in Orland Park, Illinois and I was very impressed with the range of services and overall look of the office.  There are many, many times when I don't need the "full-service" of my doctor or have the time to wait for an appointment.  I would rather use a Walgreens Healthcare Clinic than wait weeks for an appointment or wait for hours somewhere else! The first thing I … [Read more...]

New Green Giantâ„¢ Roasted Veggie Tortilla Chip and Green Giant Multigrain Sweet Potato Chip

The veggie experts at Green Giant have introduced a new snack with a crunch and lots of flavor!  I love veggie chips - they offer a texture and richness that traditional potato chips just can't match.  The Green Giant Multigrain Sweet Potato Chips in Barbecue Flavor are my new favorite! When Green Giant sent me two bags of their new chips, I truly expected to like the Garden Ranch best.  But those Barbecue?  They knocked my socks off, … [Read more...]

Go Outside and Play! L.L. Bean Discovery Courses Teach Fun Around The Country!

I think I had heard of L.L.Bean teaching fly fishing near their main store out East, but I never realized they taught outdoor classes around the country.  When they contacted me to ask if I would like to try kayaking, I jumped like a trout at the opportunity to learn from the best.  I'd been kayaking one time before and kept going in circles, but I thought if anyone can teach me, L.L. Bean can! L.L. Bean is giving everyone a new reason … [Read more...]

Tips For The Team Mom Planning A Sports Fundraiser – Finding The Money For Your Team To Travel #DisneySportsFestival

Before my trip to Walt Disney World, I knew with my head that traveling to a sports destination was a once-in-a-lifetime experience for a young athlete but now, after seeing the Disney Sports Festival,  I know it with my heart.  I wrote about The Top Five Reasons to Take Your Kids To the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World in an earlier post.  Part of my recent media tour of the complex was meeting with a professional … [Read more...]

Where Are You Going For Your Next Sports Tournament? Will It Be A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience? #DisneySportsFestival

Disclosure:  This is a compensated post. "You just won a world championship, what will you do next?" "I'm going to Walt Disney World!" Ever since I heard the MVP cry out, "I'm going to Walt Disney World." I knew there was a special connection between sports and Disney.  Every kid dreams of playing at Walt Disney World.  And Disney makes the experience magical for kids and coaches alike.  Here are five reasons to take your team to the ESPN … [Read more...]

Ernie Banks? Priceless Moment for MasterCard Holders! @MasterCard #Priceless #Chicago and #MC

Thanks to MasterCard, I had the opportunity to attend a special event with Ernie Banks of the Chicago Cubs.  I'm still pinching myself, I can't believe I had dinner with Ernie Banks.  I.Had.Dinner.With.Ernie.Banks.  Not 50 people and he was in the room, not sitting at a head table.  Ernie Banks sat down and chatted with me and 15 other people, for almost two hours.  This was a Priceless Moment.  A once-in-a-lifetime Priceless Chicago … [Read more...]