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Nonni’s Biscotti Bites are Little Bites of Yummy Goodness

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ShareNonni’s Biscotti provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. It is no secret that I have a sweet tooth, which I am always trying to control.  I try to find smaller snacks, where I can have a treat, with less calories, and still feel satisfied.  Nonni’s Biscotti Bites have recently […]

Fuel Your Mornings with Breakfast Selections from CVS Gold Emblem

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ShareI am a member of the CVS Tastemakers Team.  CVS provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Breakfast time is crazy at my house!  Since I have to be at work, the kids must be dressed, fed, lunches packed and ready to go by 7:40 all year long.  Therefore, breakfast […]

Have Spa Time while Washing Dishes with Dawn Hand Renewal #MyDawnSummer

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ShareDawn has provided product and compensation for this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Let’s face it, as moms, we spend a lot of time with our hands in water!  From cleaning products, washing dishes, laundry, bath time, and plenty more, my hands take a beating.  I was raised that all the dishes must […]

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The Water Park at Nickelodeon Suites Hotel Review…

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ShareNickelodeon Suites hosted my family at their resort to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. One of the highlights of our stay at the Nickelodeon Suites Hotel was the pool!  The minute to boys saw the pool and the awesome water play area, complete with slides and slime, they couldn’t wait to […]

#SPARTANUP in 2014 – Kids Welcome! #Giveaway…

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ShareSpartan Media provided compensation to facilitate this post. All opinions stated are my own. Hi, I’m Angie. I’m a blogger and freelance writer based over at AngieKnutson.com, but today I am so excited to be guest posting for Renee here at What Mommies Need on a subject that is near and dear to my heart! […]

Character Breakfast at the Nickelodeon Hotel with SpongeBob and Friends…

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ShareNickelodeon Hotel provided breakfast for my family to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Earlier this month, my family headed down to Orlando, FL for some fun and sun!  We decided to stay at the Nick Hotel, since Blake has been asking to this for a year, and check out a few […]

Kids Activities Available at New Orleans Museum of Art…

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ShareWhen I got an email a few weeks back asking if I would like to work with the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA), I must admit I was really surprised to see all the family activities they have available.  My next thought was, should I bring my kids in an art museum, knowing that […]

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Let Dixie Ultra Help Your Family Stay Active and #SavorSummer

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ShareDixie Ultra provided compensation to facilitate this post. All opinions stated are my own. Now that we are in summer, it has allowed our kids to take on a new extra curricular activity, since we aren’t having to do homework and studying.  The boys decided they wanted to try out soccer and we found a […]

Kids Books that were Made into Movies available on Netflix #StreamTeam

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ShareI am a member of the Netflix Stream Team.  All opinions stated are my own. I know that the summer slide usually consists of kids watching too much TV and avoiding books, but at our house, we tend to mix things up a bit.  Sometimes we will pick books for the kids, that we know […]

New Famous Footwear Location is Opening in New Orleans

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ShareFamous Footwear provided a gift card to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Famous Footwear is the first place I go when shopping for new shoes.  Luckily for me, I have one within five minutes from my house, which sometimes makes shoe shopping a little too convenient!  I just found out that […]

Celebrate Independance Day by Supporting these American Made Products

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ShareThis post is sponsored by Rayovac. All opinions stated are my own. As a parent, I continually try to teach my kids that we are very blessed.  Not only are we able to provide for our family, we are able to take vacations and participate in extra activities, like swimming and soccer.  But, being blessed […]

Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: Wyatt’s 1st Day of Kindergarten

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ShareSo, it officially happened, my baby started big boy school!! He was really excited, in case you couldn’t tell.LOL

Wordless Wednesday: Lunch at American Girl Cafe

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ShareLast week while we were in NYC for BlogHer 10, we made the most of our time.  So, what happens when three grown women visit the American Girl Cafe for lunch, with no kids? We had a great time dining with our new friends, even if Ruthie was not available in the dining room!LOL

Wordless Wednesday: Jazz Fest is Exhausting

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ShareThe boys were all worn out from Jazz Fest, and we weren’t even done, yet. Thank goodness they perked up before the Imagination Movers came on stage! LOL Here is Blake napping: And, the big boys have joined him:

Wordless Wednesday: Blake’s Carousel Ride

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ShareBlake had so much fun riding the carousel, even though he looks quite serious here.LOL

Celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week with Books from Peter Pauper Press!

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SharePeter Pauper Press provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. One of our most favorite places to go is the zoo!  We are super lucky here in New Orleans that we have the fabulous Audubon Zoo close by to visit.  Not only to we visit the zoo often, the boys […]

Nonni’s Biscotti Bites are Little Bites of Yummy Goodness

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ShareNonni’s Biscotti provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. It is no secret that I have a sweet tooth, which I am always trying to control.  I try to find smaller snacks, where I can have a treat, with less calories, and still feel satisfied.  Nonni’s Biscotti Bites have recently […]

Let Dixie Ultra Help Your Family Stay Active and #SavorSummer

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ShareDixie Ultra provided compensation to facilitate this post. All opinions stated are my own. Now that we are in summer, it has allowed our kids to take on a new extra curricular activity, since we aren’t having to do homework and studying.  The boys decided they wanted to try out soccer and we found a […]

Play-Doh Hands On Books are at the Center of Learning and Creativity: #Giveaway

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ShareSilver Dolphin Books provided books to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Since my boys are starting to grow up, we are officially all in the number grades, it is hard to tell which kids toys they will still get excited about.  Apparently Play-Doh is still in, especially when it comes with […]

The Water Park at Nickelodeon Suites Hotel Review

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ShareNickelodeon Suites hosted my family at their resort to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. One of the highlights of our stay at the Nickelodeon Suites Hotel was the pool!  The minute to boys saw the pool and the awesome water play area, complete with slides and slime, they couldn’t wait to […]