New Maytag Washer & Dryer on the way!

maytag man

Recently, I received an invite to a Maytag event at H.H. Gregg where a group of local Philly bloggers gathered to learn about the new products lines. Apparently, May is Maytag month and so Melissa and I had to get our picture with Clay the Maytag Man! If you know me, you know I love […]

Product Reviews: Wummelbox Craft Kits for Kids

wummelbox craft kits

{Disclosure: I received a Wummelbox Craft kit for review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.} When I stopped working full-time, I couldn’t sit still for long and offered to teach craft classes at our local YMCA which was totally awesome until I got another offer I couldn’t refuse – a chance to teach college […]

Wrapping Up Disney Social Media Moms 2013

lindsey and pooh

(Disclosure: I received a number of items for review during my recent trip to Disney World for the 2013 Disney Social Media Moms Conference. Several items are mentioned below in this conference wrap-up. All thoughts and opinions are my own.) Last Saturday, I found myself sitting in a pearly clamshell riding through Epcot’s relaxing ride The […]

Video of Chevy Test Track & Corvette Test Drive with GoPro Hero3

I am still working on my wrap-up from last weekend’s trip to Disney but here is the video I created with our new GoPro HERO3: Black Edition video cam when I was in Disney with Traveling Moms last month. I highlight the camera in addition to what I saw because it takes such a unique […]

Shmoozee Chic by Abbigeek: My daughter’s Video Project

We were sent a box of Shmoozees and a green screen kit to make a fun video. My daughter is delving into her own video editing projects these days and one of her first, as of tonight, is “Shmoozee Chic by Abbigeek.” Abbigeek is my daughter’s online pen name and I think she did such […]

Dirty Dishes Be Gone! Taking the #FinishRiseandShine Challenge

Finish Dish Detergent

(NOTE: I didn’t have time to put up a separate post about the Boston Marathon tragedy but my thoughts and prayer go out to the victims and families of such a horrific event.) And, now back to the dishes. . . . My mother always pre-washed her dishes. In fact, sometimes I wondered if they […]

Disney Travel on The Hottest Image Curation Site for New Parents!

I am trying out, a new image curation site specifically geared towards new parents. You can “bump” items either on the site or around the Internet to create a collection. With my recent trip to Disney, I experimented with creating a collection of Disney branded travel items for kids. Love it! Disney Travel by […]

Review: The Bible: The Epic Miniseries on Blu-Ray

The Bible miniseries

Over ten million viewers tuned into the History Channel this year as each Sunday brought on a new episode of the 10-part The Bible: The Epic Miniseries depicted on film thanks to the commitment and efforts of actress and producer Roma Downey and Executive Producer Mark Burnett. The last episode including the resurrection of Christ aired […]

Decorating with Teen Daughters: RoomMates Wall Decals, Books, & Shamzees

Hobbit wall decal

My daughters are growing up sooo fast and now, when they need to reorient their world, they move around their own furniture and tell me about it later. Since there aren’t but so many ways to change a room (inexpensively), here are a couple of ways my girls have added their own touches to their […]

Teaching a Digital Mom New Tricks with Traveling Moms, Disney and Chevy!

Gaston's Tavern at Disney Fantasyland

You really can teach an old dog new tricks and you can teach a relatively “early adopter” digital mom new online toys like Instagram, which more recently became available on my Android phone after iPhone users were already hooked for what seemed FOREVER. I learned more about the quick-edit photo app when I was in […]