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By Shannon Gurnee
Sep 20th, 2017
In our home, we have both an XBOX ONE and a PS4 and our kids love to play video games with these consoles. I had no idea our kids would be as excited about playing DESTINY 2 as they were when I showed them the package. In fact, apparently they had been...
By Shannon Gurnee
Sep 12th, 2017
This is a sponsored post with Harmony Books. All opinions are mine. I love to cook meals for my family, but honestly, sometimes I feel like I’m cooking the same thing over and over again. I recently discovered Trim Healthy Mama’s Trim Healt...
By Shannon Gurnee
Sep 1st, 2017
I love babies and I love baby showers! I love to throw and attend baby showers! But what happens if an expecting mom already has kids? My personal belief is that every baby should have a shower and be celebrated…and so should the expecting mommy....
By Shannon Gurnee
Aug 15th, 2017
I love to have family and friends visit, but sometimes that’s tough with 8 people in our home. There just aren’t enough beds for everyone to sleep in! That’s where having an air mattress comes into play. Not just any air mattress eith...
By Shannon Gurnee
Aug 4th, 2017
This content was sponsored by Old Spice, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Being a teenager is tough! Ask any adult who’s been there and most of us agree that the teen years were awkward with all the changes our bodies went through. Being...
By Shannon Gurnee
Aug 2nd, 2017
Sponsored post. Our kids love to read books, especially those that are filled with magic and mystery. Recently, we received a magical surprise in the mail and it had them curious right away. The package we received included a Glanagerie Bottle and a co...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jul 17th, 2017
This content was sponsored by Old Spice, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Old Spice is a brand that has been around for as long as I can remember. With teen boys in our family, we’re finding Old Spice products floating around constantly ...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jul 12th, 2017
Last summer, we went camping at Lake Lopez in Arroyo Grande, California and discovered Mustang Waterpark. We actually rode our bikes from our RV camping site to Mustang Waterpark and even bought season passes for our entire family! We went a few times ...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jun 30th, 2017
A few months, I was excited to announce my role as a Blog Ambassador for Mean Green. With a household of 8 people, things can get pretty dirty…pretty quickly. Cleaning is not a weekly or monthly chore, but rather an every day chore…and the ...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jun 20th, 2017
This post was sponsored by SwimWays as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Living here on the California Central Coast, my family has become very aware of water safety. Whether itR...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jun 19th, 2017
This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures. All opinions are mine. In our family, we love to watch movies and one of our favorite animated ones is Despicable Me! We’ve seen Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions and are ready to see Des...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jun 14th, 2017
It’s summertime and that means it’s time to travel and keep your houseguests comfortable when they drop by for a long or short visit. In our home, it is definitely a challenge sometimes, but it is doable. With our blended family of 8, inclu...
By Shannon Gurnee
Jun 3rd, 2017
This review was made possible by iConnect and Poptropica Worlds. I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are 100% mine. Our kids love technology. This includes drawing, watching videos and playing games. They’...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 31st, 2017
From the moment a woman finds out she’s going to be a mother, a wide array of emotions go into effect. There is happiness, excitement, nervousness, anxiousness, fear and the desire to prepare for baby. One of the things many expectant mothers loo...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 28th, 2017
Accommodations were provided at The Grand at Moon Palace Resort. All opinions are mine. A few weeks ago, Frank and I headed to the beautiful city of Cancun, Mexico for a week. I had been to Cancun once before for a FAM trip I was invited to attend wher...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 26th, 2017
I remember the days when I worked out of an office. I had the whole cubicle and everything! It was rare that I actually brought food from home to eat for lunch the next day. I ate out for lunch quite often and had my favorite fast food restaurants to v...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 26th, 2017
This post is sponsored by Neutrogena.  All opinions are mine.   Memorial Day is almost here and it marks the start of the unofficial summer vacation season. Being a redhead, I have VERY fairy skin! I feel like I burn just looking at the sun! ...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 18th, 2017
Father’s Day is just around the corner and I don’t know about you, but I often find it a challenge to find that perfect gift for the dad in our kids’ lives – my husband. My husband does so much for our family! He works hard to p...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 16th, 2017
This is a sponsored post with 20th Century Fox. All opinions are mine. In our family, we love to watch movies, especially those we watch together! One of our favorite family movie series to watch is that of “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.” The kids ...
By Shannon Gurnee
May 1st, 2017
Being healthy can definitely have a host of benefits, including financial ones! I’ve never really thought about the financial benefits that being healthy can have until now, but it really can. Eating healthy, for example, can cut down on your med...
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