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Chocolatey Chocolatey Pecan Pie Harvest Bars + Fall Party

SumoMe  This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BakeInTheFun #CollectiveBias I love all of the seasons but fall is the prettiest.  Nothing gives your home a warm, inviting feel quite … Continue reading

Making Making Homeschool Fun with National Geographic + Giveaway

SumoMe There are many reasons that families choose to homeschool.  I’m not even sure what to say that my main reasons are, but I know that is the path that I want to pursue with our kids.  One reason is … Continue reading

Fall Fluff Giveaway Fall Fluff Giveaway

SumoMe The Parenting Patch is excited to announce the fourth annual Fall Fluff Giveaway! James and Heather, a husband and wife team, launched The Parenting Patch: Where Parents Grow on September 15, 2011. In honor and celebration of the fourth … Continue reading

Encourage Encourage Problem Solving {Top Toy Alert} + Giveaway

With plans to homeschool, we are making sure we have the right tools to make larding not only successful but also fun. The latest addition is this Gears! Gears! Gears! Sweet Shop building set. Find out why we love it and what we are learning. Continue reading

$250 $250 Amazon #Giveaway

SumoMe Everyone loves giveaways, right?! If you’re always searching the internet for sweepstakes and contests to enter, we’re excited to share that there is a site that’s going to end up being your first and ONLY stop of the day … Continue reading

Essential Oils

Essential Essential Oils for Summertime

SumoMe With summer comes scrapes, SUNSHINE, bugs and so much fun.  Our essential oils get a ton of use all summer long for so many different things.  Below you will find a list of some of the oils we use … Continue reading

Young Living March Essential Rewards Promo

SumoMe Are you in a long term relationship with essential oils?  Just getting started?  Looking to find out more information?  Check out this page on information and how to order.  We love our essential rewards, and this month, we really … Continue reading

10 10 Ways We Use Lemon Oil

SumoMe Since we have been going through the oils one by one that are part of the Young Living Premium Starter Kit, today we will tackle lemon oil.   When it comes to essential oils, everybody has their favorites, and … Continue reading

Cold Cold and Flu Bomb

SumoMe Thankfully the cold and flu season is  halfway over already.  I wanted to share this cold and flu recipe with you.  Hopefully, if you do get hit with something, this can help you get back in the game quickly. … Continue reading

10 10 Ways We Use Thieves Oil

SumoMe If you have ever heard of essential oils, than chances are you have heard of Thieves oil.  Probably because this stuff is amazing!  This is the number one oil we use daily in our home.  Known for its cleansing … Continue reading

How How to Buy Essential Oils

SumoMe It’s been about a year since we took the plunge into essential oils.  While I still have a ton to learn about them, I am so happy we made this decision and I love being able to share this … Continue reading

10 10 Ways We Use Lavender Essential Oil

SumoMe It’s been roughly a year since we began using essential oils.  We really love them and I am finally starting to share some of that love with all of you.  I am going to start a blog series where … Continue reading

How How to Keep Spiders Out – Naturally

SumoMe Yesterday I actually screamed a little….like a girl. I was a bit embarrassed and ashamed. I was about to walk into the bathroom and saw this giant, life size, man eating spider in the corner of the hallway. Okay, … Continue reading

Essential Essential Oils: Immune Booster

SumoMe Last weekend John came home from working out of town.  He was sick, and not just sick, but totally whiny and wimpy about it.    All I could think was….oh man.  Maggie’s birthday party is next weekend.  I’m planning … Continue reading

Why Why Young Living Essential Oils

SumoMe I spent years thinking about using essential oils.  Years!  Talking about using them, talking with people about them, yet still, I hadn’t made the move yet.  Then, I found out that one of my friends from church used them, … Continue reading

30+ 30+ Uses for lavender oil

SumoMe Before I started using essential oils, there were some oils that I heard about repeatedly.  One of them was lavender oil.   People were talking about using it for all sorts of things.  I thought it may be helpful, … Continue reading

Why Why Young Living Essential Oils

There are many oils out there, and the price varies greatly between some of them. I thought it would be a great starting point to talk about why I choose Young Living Essential Oils. Continue reading

Reviews

Encourage Encourage Problem Solving {Top Toy Alert} + Giveaway

With plans to homeschool, we are making sure we have the right tools to make larding not only successful but also fun. The latest addition is this Gears! Gears! Gears! Sweet Shop building set. Find out why we love it and what we are learning. Continue reading

New Sprouts Cookout from Learning Resources 5 Ways to Explore Pretend Play

SumoMe Pretend play has so many benefits for kids.  It gives them a chance to learn, explore, create and use their imagination.  The best part is, they do it all day long, no special tools required.  Even so,  I wanted … Continue reading

A A Day Out with 3 Kids + Combi Fold N Go Double Stroller Review

SumoMe As a family of 5, we still like to get out and do as much as we did when we were a family of 3 or 4, although now we are a bit outnumbered by kids.  I’ve always been … Continue reading

Create Create a WORLD YOU LOVE to Live In Preschool Homeschool Curriculum + #Giveaway

SumoMe Last fall I purchased a curriculum online that I thought the kids would love.  26 units, a great price and all I had to do was print it out and put it together.  I started laminating what I wanted … Continue reading

A A Sneak Peek at Henry’s Easter Basket + Fun and Easy Ideas for a Baby’s First Easter

SumoMe Since baby Henry is our 3rd, we kind of have it all already.  I’ve been trying to not buy so many toys for the kids for holidays or birthdays, and instead finding other fun and creative ways to give … Continue reading

Grovia Grovia AIO Newborn Cloth Diaper Comparison

SumoMe When you have been using cloth diapers for the majority of the last 4 1/2 years, you are bound to run into a few diapers here and there that you don’t care for, or that just plain don’t work … Continue reading

Cloth Diapers

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SumoMe Welcome to the Fluffy Butts Cloth Diapering Giveaway Hop. This Giveaway Hop is hosted by Fabulous Finds and Mama Chocolate. This Giveaway Hop features all cloth diaper themed giveaways with a value of $25 or more at each of … Continue reading

#FluffyButtsHop 4 Cloth Diaper Giveaways

SumoMe Welcome to the Fluffy Butts Cloth Diapering Giveaway Hop. This Giveaway Hop is hosted by Fabulous Finds and Mama Chocolate. This Giveaway Hop features all cloth diaper themed giveaways with a value of $25 or more at each of … Continue reading

#FluffyButtsHop Sweet Bobbins *Review*

SumoMe Say hello to one of our fabulous sponsors – Angela and Rene from  Angela was kind enough to send me a wetbag and wipes to review.  I will tell you, they are adorable!   Angela and Rene run Sweet Bobbins … Continue reading

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SumoMe Say hello to one of our fabulous sponsors – Angela and Rene from  Angela was kind enough to send me a wetbag and wipes to review.  I will tell you, they are adorable!   Angela and Rene run Sweet Bobbins … Continue reading

#FromBellyToBaby *Fuzzibunz XS review*

SumoMe For somebody just getting started with cloth diapers or starting to browse before taking the plunge, one of the best places to get information and be able to compare diapers may just be a one stop shop type of … Continue reading

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SumoMe For somebody just getting started with cloth diapers or starting to browse before taking the plunge, one of the best places to get information and be able to compare diapers may just be a one stop shop type of … Continue reading