Holiday Gift Guide

By Shannon Gurnee
In Central Coast Spotlight
Dec 3rd, 2013
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It’s that time of year again!  Time to head to our favorite stores and pick out special gifts to give to our family and friends on Christmas Day.  One store we frequent is Best Buy.  There are so many gadgets, electronics and tech gifts available to choose from.  This year, Frank and I are purchasing […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Dec 2nd, 2013
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I can’t believe the holidays are already here!  With 6 kids, Frank and I started our holiday shopping a few months ago and have loved searching for gifts together.  Growing up, I had most of my family together and the biggest part of the holidays was organizing my gifts and then wrapping them.  However, these […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
Nov 22nd, 2013
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Hybrid golf clubs are an excellent tool to use when the decision is unclear. They are nice to keep around in the golf bag when the conditions call to use one. A new golf set usually comes with at least one of these clubs now. Hybrid clubs are still very new to the golf scene. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Nov 19th, 2013
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Christmas is coming up and we have a lot of holiday shopping still left to do.  One of my favorite gifts to give and receive, other than jewelry, is perfume.  What’s even better than perfume is a box set with perfume and lotion in it.  Frank and I headed to Walmart and found an awesome […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Fun
Nov 13th, 2013
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I am so excited to announce that The Mommy-Files Gift Guide is here!  With 6 kids (4 boys and 2 girls), we’ll have a variety of items (as well as giveaways) perfect for the child (or tween) on your list.  Plus, we’ll include items that are great gifts for dad (we all know how hard […]...
By Frank Gurnee
In DVD Reviews
Nov 1st, 2013
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Our kids love to watch the animated television show, Phineas and Ferb.  For the first time, a landmark animated adventure where two worlds collide, Phineas and Ferb team up with Marvel Super Heroes (Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor and Hulk).  You can own Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel on DVD now.  Each DVD comes with a FREE collective […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Blu-ray Review
Oct 28th, 2013
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  “Dun dun dahhh!”  Does that line sound familiar?  It’s one of the famous and funniest lines from Dreamworks Animation’s epic comedy-adventure, The Croods.  On October 1st, The Croods makes its way into the homes of families everywhere and even includes an adorable and cuddly Belt Plush Toy (for a limited time only)! The Croods […]...
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-haired prince named Eric.  I knew the words to the […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Apr 25th, 2013
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Today, I am super excited to be hosting a Mother’s Day Twitter Party with Jen from Eighty MPH Mom and Mel from Outnumbered 3 to 1.  We have a fabulous list of prizes in today’s Twitter Party and will be having some great discussions and gift ideas for mom this Mother’s Day!  Check out who […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Holiday Gift Guide
Feb 6th, 2013
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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and you may be trying to figure out what to get that special someone in your life!  Look no further because you can find awesome deals at Personal Creations.  When giving a gift, there is nothing that says “You’re special” quite like a personalized gift.  Personal Creations has […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In DVD Reviews
Jan 23rd, 2013
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Madagascar is one of those animated movies that I could watch over and over again.  On January 29th, 20th Century Fox will be releasing Madly Madagascar on DVD, featuring our favorite Madagascar pals back in an all-new adventure!  Alex’s favorite holiday, Valentine’s Day, bring hilarious surprises and excitement for the entire gang.  Melman plans a […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Jan 18th, 2013
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As we approached the holidays and the New Year, I reflected upon 2012 and found so many things I am thankful for.  I am thankful for an amazing family (grown to six awesome children, an amazing boyfriend, and loving parents and siblings).  I am thankful for the opportunity to grow my career in social media […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Dec 28th, 2012
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Growing up, I really enjoyed playing outside and riding my scooter and bike were at the top of the list!  Our kids enjoy playing outside as well and LOVE to ride their scooters!  They were really excited to see they had a new scooter to try out – the Radio Flyer Shockwave.  With school back […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Dec 27th, 2012
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Who loves cake and ice cream?  How about an ice cream cake?  This holiday season, Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, is offering a new lineup of dome-shaped ice cream cakes!  These holiday cakes make for perfect gifts or yummy additions to any holiday party.  You can customize each cake by choosing your […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In California
Dec 26th, 2012
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Arriving at Grinchmas at Universal Studios Hollywood. I received a green “Grinchmas” bag for attending the media event.  Here we’re getting ready to go into the park. Do you love Universal Studios Hollywood?  How about The Grinch Who Stole Christmas?  Through December 31st, 2012, Universal Studios Hollywood will be celebrating Grinchmas!  I was fortun...
By Shannon Gosney
In Holiday Gift Guide
Dec 24th, 2012
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This holiday season, sweeten your travels by staying at Omni Hotels & Resorts and enjoy surprising holiday packages!  Omni Hotels & Resorts has added a treat with an element of surprise as part of its new holiday offering.  Guests who book the luxury hotel brand’s new “Stocking Stuffer Surprise” package will get a 20 percent […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Holiday Gift Guide
Dec 24th, 2012
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sharper Image for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. What do imagination, creativity, innovation, passion, quality and excitement have in common?  They are all the essential components of the world's most valued consumer products.  Sharper Image has built its reputation on this realization, offerin...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Dec 20th, 2012
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The holidays are here and Nickelodeon wants to celebrate with you and your family!  Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution help preschoolers and kids get in to the Christmas spirit with these familiar themed DVD titles, all available at retailers now! Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure Filled with original songs and ...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Dec 18th, 2012
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Frank and I live on the Central Coast, which is known to many as wine country.  Believe it or not, it wasn’t until recently that I started drinking wine and I love all of the different flavors and varieties.  Wine is great for all sorts of occasions – gatherings with family and friends, media events, […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
Dec 15th, 2012
15 Comments
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As a blogger, I am frequently on the Internet. Whether it’s checking my email, writing a post, or researching products and services, the Internet is a necessary part of my day-to-day life. I have to admit that it is really challenging for me when I don’t have access to the Internet. You can only imagine […]...
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