Author "Shannon Gurnee"

By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Sep 7th, 2013
2 Comments
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 Food
Sep 7th, 2013
15 Comments
We had the opportunity this summer to travel with the boys to Maui for my little sister’s wedding and spend some time with family and friends.  While in Maui, we had the opportunity to enjoy a delicious meal at fun, family-friendly restauran...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Aruba
Sep 6th, 2013
6 Comments
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Aruba Tourism Authority for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I love to travel and thanks to The Mommy-Files, I’ve had the opportunity to travel all over the United States and even to a f...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blogging Basics
Sep 6th, 2013
8 Comments
I have been blogging for over 5 years and have only attended 2 conferences during that time.  However, I am already planning on attending 4 conferences next year!  In this post, I have organized a list of the Blogger and Social Media Conferences for 20...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health / Personal Living
Sep 6th, 2013
2 Comments
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Bedwetting is a real thing that some children struggle with.  It can be challenging for both the child and the parent, especially if it isn&...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Sep 5th, 2013
6 Comments
Special Guest Post provided to The Mommy-Files.  Everybody adores jewelry as it is something, which makes the human especially females, complete on every event. Women more likely love jewelry as she is always been known as the best buddy of jewelry. On...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Sep 5th, 2013
85 Comments
When I was a little girl, I remember my mom getting ready for work in the morning.  She would always start with a cup of tea and pieces of toast with the Welch’s Jelly on them.  It was ALWAYS the Welch’s Grape Jelly she used on toast and pe...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Featured Blogger Friday
Sep 5th, 2013
6 Comments
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 Lifestyle
Sep 5th, 2013
16 Comments
This is my first time participating in Throwback Thursday and I’m so excited to start doing this as a weekly thing. These are my 3 boys 5 years ago. I can’t believe how much they’ve grown up. 🙂 What is your Throwback Thursday photo? '...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Electronics Review
Sep 4th, 2013
10 Comments
  It seems like these days everything that was once old is new again but with twist. Remember those old rotary phones where the phone cord would wrap itself up? It would take forever for the 9 to roll forward then back. Maybe your grandparents still ow...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cruising Life
Sep 4th, 2013
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We went on a weekend vacation on the Carnival Inspiration Cruise departing from the Port of Long Beach to Ensanada, Mexico. Oh my gosh…it was so much fun! What a beautiful ship too! We bought this picture of us from the cruise line and have it fr...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 4th, 2013
61 Comments
Can you believe it’s time for our kids to go back to school?  Weird how it’s both exciting and stressful at the same time.  New teachers, classes, schools, and schedules can create a headache for parents – whether they have ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Sep 3rd, 2013
6 Comments
I’ve been blogging for 5 years now and have really loved getting to know everyone out there in the blogosphere.  With that being said, I’ve decided to start a new vlogging series called Talk About It Tuesday.  Each week, I’l...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 3rd, 2013
0 Comments
Do you love to participate in Twitter parties?  I sure do!  I have compiled a list of Twitter Parties I’ve found for the next two weeks with links to the RSVP pages.  Hope to see you all on Twitter!  Tweet tweet!!! Wednesday, Septem...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Sep 3rd, 2013
6 Comments
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Arby’s for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My very first real job growing up was as a cashier at Arby’s and to this day, I stil love eating at Arby’s!  I enjoy eating t...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 1st, 2013
2,077 Comments
I remember seeing the ARM & HAMMER™ symbol in our kitchen cupboards and refrigerator when I was a kid.  Now my kids find the ARM & HAMMER™ symbol in our kitchen cupboards, refrigerator, and bathroom.  Yep – I said bath...
By Shannon Gurnee
In App Review
Sep 1st, 2013
3 Comments
This summer, I had an amazing experience participating in the AT&T “It Can Wait” blogger campaign.  One of the things I love about social media is the opportunity to spread the word and encourage participation in programs or causes...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Sep 1st, 2013
1 Comment
Do you love Scholastic books?  How would you like to receive free Scholastic books for your family?  You can do so with the “Every Day is a Big Day” program sponsored by Kellogg’s® Frosted Mini Wheats® and Scholastic.  The “Every Day ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Product Review
Sep 1st, 2013
11 Comments
September is National Preparedness Month and Master Lock is here to help us keep our families, homes, and personal belongings safe.  As a member of the Live Secure Safety Squad, I had the opportunity to review two items to make our home and person...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Aug 30th, 2013
13 Comments
If you follow my blog, you know how much I love Twitter Parties!  You also know how important it is to me that we keep our family, friends and those around us safe while we’re driving.  How do we do that?  We don’t text and drive!  Well, Sp...
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