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By Shannon Gurnee
In Dogs
Jan 30th, 2018
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Rover.com is the nation’s largest online network of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers. It is available via web, as well as Android and iOS app. Pets are wonderful additions to the family, especially if you have kids. Out of all the animals, dogs require the most daily care and maintenance, but they also add […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Aug 15th, 2017
37 Comments
3936 Views
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 either, but a comfortable air mattress. Recently, I wrote an article about 6 […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Home Reviews
Jun 14th, 2017
22 Comments
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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, including 6 kids, we have 3 bedrooms, but we still manage to […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In App Review
Jun 13th, 2017
51 Comments
6855 Views
I’m so thankful to live in a day and age when we have so much information at our fingertips. Thanks to technology, we are able to monitor our homes and keep our families safe – all from the touch of a button on our phones! I recently discovered the Onelink Environment Monitor from First Alert […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning Review
Jun 9th, 2017
18 Comments
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I remember the first time we walked through our home. The ceilings in the front room and bedroom were high, the carpet was white (yes, older people lived here before us and didn’t have kids – hence the white carpet) and the counters were made of granite. I love granite countertops! I love the way […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Kitchen Products
Apr 25th, 2017
18 Comments
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This is a partnered post with AJ Madison. All opinions are mine. Our homes play a very important role in our lives and happiness. For me, a home not only should be my “sanctuary,” but it should also have the things I need to take care of our family of 8. While I know there […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning Review
Mar 31st, 2017
26 Comments
2562 Views
It’s Spring time! What does that mean? That means the time changes, the flowers are blooming and it’s time for spring cleaning. What better way to start the springtime then to start as a Mean Green Ambassador! Over the coming months, I’ll be sharing information about Mean Green products, as well as cleaning tips. Have […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Mar 27th, 2017
19 Comments
2590 Views
The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I love to cook and the kitchen is one of those spaces that I share with my family, but I kind of consider to be my space. I like for it […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning Review
Mar 6th, 2017
85 Comments
3648 Views
Spring time is almost here – in a few weeks in fact! That means it’s getting warmer, our windows are opening up and suddenly we have the desire to clean.  I don’t know what it is about Springtime that makes me wanna throw stuff away and clean our house, but nobody complains when it happens! […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Home
Feb 7th, 2017
4 Comments
4109 Views
I’m a T.J.Maxx & Marshalls blogger and am compensated for this post. All opinions are mine. It’s the beginning of the year and a lot of us are trying to get our homes more organized. While it may be easy to say we’d like our homes organized, it’s more of a challenge to actually do […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Oct 18th, 2016
98 Comments
8609 Views
Lately, I’ve been noticing something familiar from my past up on the shelves in toy stores and even department stores. Trolls. Yes – Trolls – from when I was a kid! Do you remember Trolls? Well, guess what? Trolls is coming to the big screens in theaters on November 4th! I can’t wait to see it with our […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Product Review
Aug 30th, 2016
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I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. All opinions are mine. As summer transitions to fall, it’s time to organize your desk into a beautiful and stimulating work environment that truly speaks to your personality. Whether it’s gearing up for back-to-school or work, starting a new job, or just need a […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Jul 13th, 2016
2 Comments
2366 Views
Frank and I love to go on cruises! There is something so relaxing and fun about cruising on a ship to different destinations. We’ve been to Ensenada, Mexico, the Mexican Riviera, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and multiple locations in the Caribbean. Some of my favorite stores to browse and shop at are T.J.Maxx & Marshalls. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health / Personal Living
Jun 25th, 2016
4 Comments
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This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Walmart. All opinions are mine. With a big family, I am always trying to avoid the Oops. That’s when you realize you’ve run out of something and don’t have any extra on hand. That adds a little bit of stress and pressure to hurry up and replace it. I work […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Home
Jun 23rd, 2016
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This post was sponsored by P&G as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. One of my favorite places to shop is Costco. With a family of 8, it’s amazing how quickly we go through items in our home. Purchasing items in bulk make it so […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In App Review
Mar 1st, 2016
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2927 Views
With a big family, we are always looking for ways to save money. We use coupons, look for discounts when traveling or making big purchases and buy in bulk to save money. While we think about using coupons and buying in bulk or at discounted rates, how often do we think about saving money on […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning Review
Jan 4th, 2016
14 Comments
5447 Views
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clorox. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you hate sticky messes? Maybe you like to know that your household surfaces are not only clean, but are free from germs as well? If the answer is yes to either of these questions, I highly recommend […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Dec 4th, 2015
1 Comment
3883 Views
I love kitchen appliances! Recently, I had the opportunity to check out the Black + Decker 6.5-Quart Multicooker. I love it! What do I love it? First, it has a removable pan – making it easy to remove your meal from cooker. Second, it fits a lot of food – very important for our big […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Home
Dec 17th, 2014
19 Comments
4305 Views
Winter is finally here and for many Americans, it’s time to bundle up and stay indoors to keep warm!  Whether you have a favorite quilt to cuddle up in or a wood-burning fireplace to sit in front of, keeping warm during the Winter is key!  To make sure we enjoy a wonderful and cozy winter […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cleaning Review
Oct 27th, 2014
67 Comments
10239 Views
This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Cascade. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.    With our family of 8, we make a LOT of dirty dishes!  Thanks to Double Duty Divas and Cascade, I had the opportunity to invite […]...
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