Nature Valley XL Bars are Fueling my Big Kids

 This is a sponsored post on behalf of Nature Valley XL Bars. All opinions are my own. Nature Valley XL Bars are Fueling my Big Kids especially when we are on the go. Throw them into the backpack, purse or lunch for kids with bigger appetites. If there’s one thing you learn as a parent is that as your child grows so does their appetite. Having been through all the stages of parenting from diapers to kid graduating from college {Read More}

College Essentials from Babbleboxx

This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Babbleboxx. As always all opinions are my own.  Kids heading off to college? You simply must check out the College Essentials from Babbleboxx, we found so many great items that our student loved! Cue the sad music, my daughter heads back to college next week…yes next week! She’s beginning her third year and loves her school, but mom is struggling yet again with the distance. Her university is nearly 10 hours from {Read More}

The Easiest Pot of Coffee I’ve Ever Made

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Folgers® . The opinions and text are all mine. The Easiest Pot of Coffee I’ve Ever Made with Folgers® Perfect Measures™ . In a snap you’ll have a fantastic pot of coffee, so easy and convenient. I’m all about making life easier when we can, there’s certainly no harm in that. With life being in full-gear and a house full of kids in and out in all sorts of {Read More}

5 Great College Care Package Items

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SnuggleUpMoments #CollectiveBias Next time you send a package to your kids at college add in these 5 Great College Care Package Items! Useful items they’ll love receiving. There’s just something comforting about pulling a load of warm, clean and fresh-scented laundry from the dryer, isn’t there? I find this takes me back to being a kid, sitting on my parents big bed and my {Read More}

My Easy Plan for College Care Packages

Recently we marked a big transition in our family.  We dropped our daughter and her stuff off at her chosen college. She’s our first child to go away to school, and we’re all still in an adjustment period. Her school is over 9 hours away from our home. With that long distance we won’t be traveling to visit her very often.  To ease this transition, I’ve decided to send monthly care packages. No matter how old your kids are, they love {Read More}