Author "Shannon Gurnee"

By Shannon Gurnee
In Babies
Sep 21st, 2013
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From the moment you find you find out you are pregnant with your child, you want only the best for him or her. You also find yourself wanting to give your baby the best possible start in life.  That healthy start can be as easy as taking a Prenata...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Sep 21st, 2013
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Being a blogger is not only about sharing your thoughts and experiences with your readers and the community, but it’s also about sharing the love and encouraging other bloggers around you.  That’s why we’re starting a new traditi...
By Shannon Gurnee
In App Review
Sep 20th, 2013
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Our kids are always on our phones or iPads playing games.  As a parent, I prefer our kids play games that are both educational and fun and I’m always excited when I discover a new app for them to explore.  Let me introduce you to the Curious ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Featured Blogger Friday
Sep 20th, 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
Sep 19th, 2013
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At the beginning of August, I had the opportunity to visit the Animation Research Library in Southern California.  It is housed in a very discreet location.  In fact, we couldn’t even check in to Foursquare – that’s how discreet it was! ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In App Review
Sep 19th, 2013
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Today was an awesome and inspirational day!  After a summer long ambassadorship with AT&T and the It Can Wait Campaign, I had the opportunity to host an amazing luncheon with friends.  Many of them had only heard of the It Can Wait Campai...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Sep 18th, 2013
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My boys love to make and drink chocolate milk! Sometimes, when they’re mixing or even drinking, they spill chocolate milk on their clothes. If you’ve done laundry before, you know that chocolate milk can stain. That’s where Resolve Pre-Treat comes in h...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Sep 18th, 2013
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We had a blast this weekend in Bakersfield at Frank’s mom’s house. The kiddos got to go swimming during the day, swimming at night and they also played on the homemade Backyard Water Park that Frank built! What end of the summer fun did you...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Sep 17th, 2013
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Nocturnal Enuresis – this is another word for bedwetting.  Nocturnal Enuresis is a developmental condition that children may experience and ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Sep 17th, 2013
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A wedding is an event that many brides start dreaming about when their little girls.  I remember having the Barbie doll with the wedding dress and “pretend marrying” her and Ken in an elaborate and beautiful wedding ceremony with my si...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Sep 17th, 2013
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It’s back-to-school time and the kids are still adjusting to the new schedule and activities.  With physical activity, reading, writing, and homework, the kids are super hungry by the time dinner rolls around.  There are some nights when we j...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 16th, 2013
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Who loves Twitter parties?  I do, I do!  Well, I am excited to announce that I will be hosting another fun Twitter Party thanks to Sprint!!  As a parent, I want the best for my kids and it is my responsibility to make sure they are safe when I’m ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Sep 16th, 2013
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Families that play together…families that work together…families that grow together – these are a few of the qualities that we would like our unstoppable family to have.  I love that our family has grown from 4 to 8 in the past t...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Sep 16th, 2013
17 Comments
My oldest son loves to read book.  In fact, he reads through books rather quickly!  Right now, he is reading a book called The Contagious Colors of Mumpley Middle School, written by Fowler DeWitt.  It is ideal for ages 7 and up and ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Sep 15th, 2013
21 Comments
I was a stay-at-home mom once upon a time.  I would take my kids to the park, shoot the sh*t with the other moms, and pretend that my life was amazing and pretty close to perfect.  Oh yes – I pretended to be a member of the perfect mom ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 15th, 2013
11 Comments
Do you compost?  I have to confess, I don’t now but I want to.  I love gardening (I may not be great at it, but I enjoy it), but I’m finding that my soil needs some TLC.  I need to fertilize it.  What better way to get the nourishme...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cruising Life
Sep 15th, 2013
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Endless food, mini golf fun, shows, water slides, pools, fun!  These are all things I’ve heard when it comes to describing the cruising experience.  For quite some time, I’ve wanted to go on a cruise, but it just never quite seemed to fit the...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 14th, 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 Lifestyle
Sep 13th, 2013
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Being a blogger is not only about sharing your thoughts and experiences with your readers and the community, but it’s also about sharing the love and encouraging other bloggers around you.  That’s why we’re starting a new traditi...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 13th, 2013
158 Comments
“Winnie the pooh….Winnie the pooh….Tubby little cubby all stuffed with fluff….He’s Winnie the Pooh….Winnie the Pooh….Willy nilly silly old bear.”  I used to love watching “Winnie the Pooh”...
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