Holiday Gift Guide

By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Nov 24th, 2016
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When I was a young girl, I loved dolls! I never had one quite like the one I received the other day though! The Little House on the Prairie Laura Ingalls 18″ Doll made by The Queen’s Treasures is gorgeous! Everything about her – from her hair to lashes to porcelain face – she is […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Book Review
Nov 22nd, 2016
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Thanks to National Geographic Kids for providing this prize pack! All opinions are mine. The holiday season is quickly approaching us and it’s time to finish up or start (like some of us) the holiday shopping for our kids or children in our lives. If you’re looking for a great holiday gift idea, you’ll want […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Nov 22nd, 2016
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This post has been sponsored by NewAir. However, all opinions expressed are entirely my own. We have 8 people in our home on a regular basis and that means a full refrigerator. What that means is not a whole lot of room for storing sodas, water bottles or beers and that means we have always […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Nov 21st, 2016
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The holidays are upon us and that means it’s time for shopping, cooking, baking and watching holiday movies! I remember watching a variety of holiday shows when I was a kid. It was always something I looked forward to and got me excited about the holidays! I was recently introduced to “Santa’s Apprentice” and “The […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Nov 20th, 2016
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It’s hard to believe the holidays are just around the corner! I don’t know about you, but shopping for my husband, dad and stepdad prove to be challenging for me each and every holiday season. Hopefully, this holiday gift guide that I’ve created from experience will help give you some ideas when it comes to […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Nov 20th, 2016
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Mandarins are back in season! Wonderful Halos Mandarins are one of my favorite fruits to have around the house. Our kids (and us adults) love how easy they are peel, as well as how juicy and full of flavor they are! From the people who brought you Wonderful Pistachios and POM Wonderful, Wonderful Halos give […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Nov 20th, 2016
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Last week, T.J.Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods launched their “Bring Back the Holidays” holiday campaign for its second year.  With 73% of people wishing they had more meaningful moments with loved ones during the holidays, the brands are helping bring people together to focus on creating memories and traditions with family and friends. The brands have [...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Nov 20th, 2016
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It’s that time of year again – time for gift giving…and receiving (yay)! I recently learned about an awesome company called Thoughtfully and I am in love with their gift boxes! I received 3 different gift boxes and they were awesome! I received (1) the Bloody Mary World Tour – A Bloody Mary Lover’s Gift […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Nov 19th, 2016
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     One of my favorite times of the year is Thanksgiving. There are so many great things that happen around this time of year. First off, we celebrate my oldest son’s birthday around Thanksgiving. He was actually born the day after Thanksgiving! I always said it was something in the turkey that did it…something […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Oct 6th, 2016
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Growing up, my dad loved collecting coins. He had a tall retirement mug he received when he retired as a district attorney that he liked to fill with all his spare change. I remember helping him roll the coins into the coin wrappers to take to the bank. As a kid, I also found enjoyment […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 23rd, 2016
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Ever since our boys were little, they’ve loved superheroes. One of their favorite superheroes was Spider-Man. I mean, come on – who doesn’t like Spider-Man? Thanks to Jay Franco & Sons, we received some fun products from their Spider-Man Collection to check out! We received the Spider-Man Pillow Buddy, Spider-Man Hooded Beach Poncho and Spider-Man...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Sep 22nd, 2016
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The other day, we had a fun package arrive on our doorstep. I hadn’t heard of the Super Wubble Bubble Ball, but all of our kids had and were super excited to try it out! They were ready for lots of Super Wubble Bubble Ball fun! Just see for yourself. The Super Wubble Bubble Ball […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Sep 20th, 2016
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I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. All opinions are mine. It’s hard to believe it’s almost that time of year again. It’s almost Halloween time! I love Halloween and the time we spend getting our kids ready for it. From picking out and ordering costumes to choosing decorations and goodies in celebration of this ...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Apr 26th, 2016
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A gift was sent to me to thank me for participating. All opinions are mine. I love it when graduation season comes around! A great place to find gifts for the graduate in your life is at T.J.Maxx & Marshalls. Whether they are heading off to college or entering the wonderful world of adulthood, now […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Apr 23rd, 2016
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Mother’s Day is just around the corner and I love it because it gives me a chance to celebrate the moms in my life, as well as my family celebrate me as a mom. If you’re not really sure how to show mom you love her this Mother’s Day, here are some ideas for you. 10 […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Apr 15th, 2016
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A gift was sent to me to thank me for participating. My husband and I love to shop at T.J.Maxx and Marshalls! There are so many fun things to find, as well as big name items for affordable prices! With Mother’s Day around the corner, you may be starting to wonder about what you should […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Mar 25th, 2016
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A few months ago, Frank and I headed to CES in Las Vegas. There were so many awesome things to look at and play with at the conference. As a blogger and mother, I’ve had way more experiences with technology than I ever had before…and I love it!  Something that Frank and I had been […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Clothing Review
Mar 18th, 2016
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It’s hard to believe that Easter is just around the corner! I remember when I was a little girl, every Easter, my mom would buy my sisters and I new dresses, shoes, hats and tights. I loved dressing up in my Easter clothes! Little did I know how much time and effort it actually takes […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Feb 15th, 2016
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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #DataAndAMovie #CollectiveBias In this day and age, it’s amazing how much we’ve become dependent on electronic devices, including our cell phones. I know I use mine all the time! I use it to make phone calls, text, watch […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Feb 11th, 2016
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I received a product sample. All opinions are mine. Have you ever celebrated Galentine’s Day? This was my first time to hear about what it was. I mean, I’d heard of Valentine’s Day, but not Galentine’s Day. We all know that Valentine’s Day is a great reminder to tell our significant others how much we […]...
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