Author "Shannon Gurnee"

By Shannon Gurnee
In Blu-ray Review
Aug 16th, 2013
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Today we received a copy of Epic on Blu-ray and DVD and I can’t wait to have a family movie night with our kids!  You can also own Epic on Blu-ray and DVD on August 20th, 2013.   From the creators of Ice Age, th...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cake Decorating with Wilton
Aug 16th, 2013
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Over the past few years, I have loved being a Wilton Mom.  As a Wilton Mom, I have had the opportunity to learn how to make beautiful cakes on my own and have been introduced to new materials and tools used in cake decorating.  Most recently, I was int...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Featured Blogger Friday
Aug 16th, 2013
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I am so excited to have Featured Blogger Friday back!  As a blogger who’s been in the business for 5 years, I love “giving back” by putting other bloggers in the spotlight.  It also gives me a chance to get to know other bloggers out there in...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Events
Aug 15th, 2013
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When I was a young, red-headed girl, I loved watching The Little Mermaid!  In fact, I just happened to have a crush on a boy named Eric at my school, so you can imagine how much I loved The Little Mermaid, which had a redhead and a dark-...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Events
Aug 14th, 2013
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I recently had the opportunity to attend a Family Media Trip in Mexico City, Mexico.  This was my first time visiting Mexico City and I was really impressed with the safe feeling of the city and the kid-friendly activities we were introduced to on...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Hair
Aug 12th, 2013
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I don’t know about you, but there is something refreshing, revitalizing, relaxing, and beautifying about taking a shower.  My day always seems to be 200 times better when I start my morning with a shower.  That can all change very quick...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Aug 12th, 2013
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Put it to the test and you’ll get rid of the rest…Colgate’s new Total Advanced Pro-Shield Mouthwash. I’m pretty wishy-washy when it comes to mouthwashes (yes, pun intended). I usually purchase the one that’s on sale, but have never really been thrilled...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Aug 11th, 2013
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It’s that time of week again! Time to post your giveaways! Feel free to link up your giveaway below or click on the giveaway you are interested in entering! Have a great week everyone! Be sure to enter these giveaways on The Mommy-Files as well: ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Aug 10th, 2013
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  Shopping with kids can be a challenge, but shopping with 6 kids can be crazy and overwhelming.  That is why I love sites where I can buy everything I need in one place.  Let me introduce you to Shopetti.com, a site that gives us the op...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Events
Aug 9th, 2013
18 Comments
A few days ago, I had the opportunity to attend Disney’s Planes Pre-party and Premiere in Hollywood, California.  It was an amazing experience and one I will never forget!  The Pre-party took place in front of the El Capitan Theater, with a red c...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Aug 9th, 2013
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Modern Rules for Wearing Nail Polish and Looking Fashionable When wearing nail polish, women used to follow a number of rules. A lady was supposed to have fingernails of a certain length and shape, and generally, she would only choose from a selection ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Baby Products
Aug 9th, 2013
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With 6 kids running around the house this summer, it was extra important to make sure they were all maintaining a healthy bathroom routine so everyone stayed in good health.  After all, they were all touching the same game remotes, iPads, foods, a...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Aug 9th, 2013
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The below content is sponsored by Sanofi Pasteur’s Headfirst! Expert Advice on Lice campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Every parent hopes to avoid dealing with head lice, but mu...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Baby Products
Aug 9th, 2013
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you have a child who struggles with bedwetting?  If so, then let me introduce the answer to your concerns – GoodNites.  B...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 8th, 2013
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Can you believe that the Back-to-School Season is already here?  I can’t!  With the Back-to-School Season here, it’s time to go shopping for school supplies and clothes for our 6 kids.  With a big family, we want clothes that are fashionable, reliable ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Aug 8th, 2013
4 Comments
Many men underestimate the importance of having properly ironed clothes. A wrinkly shirt or ruffled pair of pants could surely make a bad first impression. It could be a key factor in whether someone gets that job promotion that they have been eyeing f...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Aug 7th, 2013
34 Comments
A few weeks ago, I opened a very exciting email from some of my favorite Disney PR reps.  It was an email inviting me to attend the Disney Planes Premiere in Hollywood.  It wasn’t only the movie Premiere though – it was ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Community
Aug 7th, 2013
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School is just around the corner and we are doing a lot of shopping for our kids in preparation for their return to school.  I was excited to pay it forward with my friends and family to the kids in our community, thanks to Dole and Cham...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Electronics Review
Aug 6th, 2013
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This isn’t your mother’s jam…it’s better (and easier)! Make Fresh, Delicious Jam In Under 30 Minutes It was late in the day, maybe 4pm when I began on my journey to make jam for the first time.  I picked fresh plums from our fruit tree, had Ball’s Fres...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Aug 4th, 2013
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It’s that time of week again! Time to post your giveaways! Feel free to link up your giveaway below or click on the giveaway you are interested in entering! Have a great week everyone! Be sure to enter these giveaways on The Mommy-Files as well: ...
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