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Stylish Girls Need Stylish Band-Aids #StuckonIsaac

This post brought to you by BAND-AID® Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I recently received a gift of a “girl’s survival kit” that included pretty adhesive bandages with glitter, chevron, and polkadot patterns. When I cut myself and needed to use one, I found myself actually hesitating because I did’t want to waste the […]

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  • These are so cute! It’s a plus when your kid likes using the cool band aids.ReplyCancel

  • These are some fabulous band aids. I never thought I would say that sentence ever. lol. ReplyCancel

  • These are the cutest, I have the Cynthia Rowley ones now I need these.ReplyCancel

  • Band-Aid’s have come so far since I was a kid. These look cool and I can definitely see the younger generation wearing them.ReplyCancel

  • No! No one should look forward to a paper cut as those are evil! I agree that a fun Band-Aid can make all the difference though!ReplyCancel

    • Penelope

      Hahaha, those are pretty bad :) Thanks goodness for less paper and more digital.ReplyCancel

  • These are SO cute!! What a cute way to style up a boring owie.ReplyCancel

  • Okay, I love this idea! It’s one of those… “Why didn’t I think of that?” kind of things. :)ReplyCancel

  • I totally love the girly band-aids so much better than character band-aids.ReplyCancel

  • Those are quite fashionable! I remember having some Cynthia Rowley Band-Aids that were similar to these.ReplyCancel

  • Those are some chic Band-aids that’s for sure. I always carry a box of them in my purse, these would be better than plain ones or kiddie ones ;)ReplyCancel

  • I love these Band-Aids. They have such cute styles nowadays.ReplyCancel

  • I took a giant slice out of my Achilles heel area two weeks ago shaving, and man oh man, did that bleed. I had NO bandaids on hand. I’m picking some of these up so when I do get sloppy from shaving, I can at least look stylish while healing.ReplyCancel

  • These are adorable! I love to get pretty bandaids for the kids and myself!ReplyCancel

  • You can totally spot a mom when you see her character bandages. These are much prettier, and I know the kids would love them too.ReplyCancel

  • We go through so many band aids. I think we would go through more if we bought character or pretty ones!ReplyCancel

Hot Cocoa + Pumpkin Pie Spice = Yummy For Everyone

It’s autumn, so my taste buds have been craving flavors with a little more spice. I finally managed to find some International Delight Pumpkin Pie Spice creamer, and it was worth the wait… I made to stock up! I love pumpkin in everything, and pumpkin pie is my favorite, so I couldn’t wait to try […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tinga Tacos Recipe #MazolaCornOil

Healthy cooking is important to me, and there are so many tasty foods that are nutritious and good for us that healthy cooking is often more delicious too. High cholesterol tends to run in my family, so I am particularly conscious of creating meals for my family that are lower in fat and cholesterol, such […]

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Potty Training Redux – It’s Time To Enroll In The Academy @PullUpsBigKid

I remember (not so fondly) the struggle of potty training my older son. We were in a mad rush because he couldn’t start nursery school unless he was potty trained. I researched countless ways to do it, and was even virtually scolded by way of an online post that recommended parents start potty training from […]

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  • This sounds like a really great program. Zeva has shown signs a few times and then she backs out of it. I really hope that she gets to the point that she’s ready to do it completely.ReplyCancel

  • I’m in the midst of potty training my daughter. I believe that she’ll have it downpat in no time, while my son was 4 before he mastered the potty. I know that all children are different, though. :)ReplyCancel

  • These are all fantastic tips. You have to remember to keep a level head, even with set backs.ReplyCancel

  • So glad those years are behind me! Great tips and I totally agree with the fact that positive reinforcement and resisting the urge to scold is important to successful potty training.ReplyCancel

  • My son was close to three and my daughter was ready right at 2. They are all different that’s for sure!ReplyCancel

  • I agree it is all very personal. My oldest son was 3 1/2 before he was trained. But he basically woke up one day and said he was going to go in the potty and it was like night and day. He didn’t even have night time accidents. My daughter seemed to be trained and then my husband and I split up for a little and she back tracked. Then it took us many years before she was able to get through the night she was about 6 before she could get through the night with no accidents.ReplyCancel

  • I so remember the potty training days, and I’m so glad they’re over. My kids were all different and it took me awhile to realize that not every kid potty trains the same. My daughters were easy, but my son, not so much.ReplyCancel

  • Yes, potty training boys are the worst when it comes to boys.ReplyCancel

  • I admit I’m glad that having an only child, I only had to go through potty training once. Our daughter is strong willed and she held out for a long time even though she was ready a lot sooner than she trained. I like that those Pull-Ups have fun designs on them for kids to get them interested in wearing “underwear” instead of diapers – it’s a good first step to the whole potty training journey.ReplyCancel

  • Great tiPS! I remember that season. They will all learn how to go eventually. :)ReplyCancel

  • I totally agree that you can’t force it before they’re ready. This is one thing they have control over and they know it!ReplyCancel

  • Number 2 is so true. You never want to scold and traumatize the child. They may freeze up and shut down and it will only make it harder.ReplyCancel

  • Potty training is my least favorite thing about parenting. Having potty trained eight children, I am happy to have those days behind me!ReplyCancel

    • Penelope

      Woah! EIGHT?? You should write the eBook of all potty training eBooks and get rich ;-)ReplyCancel

      • Ha ha! Funny thing is, I don’t feel like I have very much advice. Would love to make money doing something like that, probably won’t happen.

  • These are some great potty training tips. My grandson is almost ready to start potty training.ReplyCancel

  • So much fun! I believe they all will be potty learned someday… they just need to be ready. :)ReplyCancel

  • I’m so glad that’s all behind me (no pun intended). I wish you the best on getting through this without too much stress!ReplyCancel

The Perfect Cold Weather Survival Kit {Giveaway} #CelestialTea

The cold weather is coming, and surprisingly, many people are happy about it. I don’t know if it’s the wonderfully fresh, crisp air, the anticipation of all those fun winter holidays, the fact we get to wear cute winter clothes again (love cozy sweaters!), or the chance to start enjoying hot beverages while snuggling up […]

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  • Kathy C

    I would really like to try the caramel apple dream tea, it sounds delicious.ReplyCancel

  • Linda Kish

    I would like to try the caramel apple dream. It sounds good. I first had sleepytime about 35 years ago. I love that stuff.ReplyCancel

  • Michele P

    I am dreading the cold weather here in Maine, but I know a good cup of tea is wonderful this time of year. I really want to try the Caramel Apple Dream tea because it sounds like a perfect Fall flavor, and I’m pretty curious to see what it tastes like since I love the taste of caramel apples!ReplyCancel

  • I’d like to try the Honey Lemon Ginseng Green Tea!

    coriwestphal at msn dot comReplyCancel

  • Gina A

    The caramel apple dream tea sounds wonderful!ReplyCancel

  • Carolyn G

    I think the Caramel Apple Dream is what I want to try. It looks delish.ReplyCancel

  • Kelly D

    I would like to try the Green Tea Honey Lemon Ginseng flavor.ReplyCancel

  • Veronica

    I would love trying Caramel Apple Dream. I loce a wonderful cup of tea on a cool morning. I keep tea on hand at work and like sharing new flavors.ReplyCancel

  • Tina Page

    I drink sleepytime every night, but have yet to try sinus soother. Sounds lovely!ReplyCancel

  • Stephanie Phelps

    I would love to try the Sleepytime Sinus Soother.ReplyCancel

  • MC Whitney

    I’d really like to try the Caramel Apple Dream. It sounds luxurious!ReplyCancel

  • Sylvia White

    I would love to try the caramel apple. Sounds goodReplyCancel

  • robyn donnelly

    The white tea with lemon, ginseng sounds good. I like tea so all of them sound great.ReplyCancel

  • Megan

    I have terrible sinuses, so i’d love to try the sinus soother. thanks.ReplyCancel

  • maleficent m

    I love tea! i have a shelf just for my tea and i would love to tr the caramel apple tea.ReplyCancel

  • I would love to try Caramel Apple Dream.ReplyCancel

  • Rosie

    I’d love to try Caramel Apple Dream – that is new to me, too! I have Celestial Seasonings tea almost every day – luv!ReplyCancel

  • I wold like to try the Caramel Apple Dream.ReplyCancel

  • Jessie C.

    I would like to try Green Tea Honey Lemon Ginseng.ReplyCancel

  • Erica Beaver

    caramel apple dreams seems like a fall paradise.ReplyCancel

  • I would like to try them all but especially the Sleepy Time Sinus Soother. My husband could definitely use that, he is always congested at night.ReplyCancel

  • Peggy Johnson

    I would love to try the Sleepy timeReplyCancel

  • I’d love to try the Caramel Apple. :)ReplyCancel

  • Heather B

    I think the Caramel Apple Dream would be good! I am typically a Lemon or Chai kind of galReplyCancel

  • Oh definitely the Caramel Apple Dream. I haven’t seen this one in the store yet, but I’m so going to be on the lookout for it to buy it. Sounds delightful for chilly fall and winter evenings!ReplyCancel

  • Charlotte Winters

    Sleepytime herbal tea sounds like it would be good to drink to unwind in the p.m.ReplyCancel

  • Debra S

    Me, I could really use the Sleeptime sinus soother. I have such woes with sinuses… right now.. and yes, I welcome winter right now cause then my allergies go right away. aaaaah. I love Celestial Seasonings teas. I have not tried these yet.ReplyCancel

  • Sharon Kaminski

    I would like to try the Wellness Tea.ReplyCancel

  • gloria j

    caramel apple would definitely be my first pick:-)ReplyCancel

  • Janice Fox

    Ohhh I can just see myself sitting by the fire trying that Caramel Apple Dream or having a cup of Sleepytime just before bed. That little tin is quite handy, as well.ReplyCancel

  • Michele Cupp

    I’d love to try the caramel apple dream tea. It sounds wonderful. Love caramel apples.ReplyCancel

  • Donna L

    The Caramel Apple Dream sounds delicious. I would like to try it!ReplyCancel

  • Natalie

    I would love to try the caramel apple dream because apples are my favorite fruit.ReplyCancel

  • Carmel Apple Dream sounds perfect for autumn!ReplyCancel

  • Bridget Merker

    I would love to try the Caramel Apple Dream. We drink Sleepytime alot and would love to find a new flavor we like.ReplyCancel

  • I would try the Honey Lemon Ginseng, honey lemon is a favorite tea flavor of mine.ReplyCancel

  • I’d love to try the new caramel apple.ReplyCancel

  • Christine Clament

    The Caramel Apple Dream sounds wonderful. I now plan to pick some up this week at the store!ReplyCancel

  • sheryl granholm

    I’d like to try the Sleepy Time Sinus Soother. This time of year my sinuses like to try to murder me in my sleep (which I get very little of). Hopefully the tea would relieve some of the pressure!ReplyCancel

  • stephanie macdonald

    caramel apple dream tea sounds totally amazing and delicious!ReplyCancel

  • Sheila K.

    Thanks for the wonderful giveaway—I would like to try the caramel apple dream flavor!ReplyCancel

  • Kelly Nicholson

    comment below telling me which flavor you’d like to try most!

    Honey Lemon Ginseng Green Tea because i have never tried this kinda teaReplyCancel

  • Brittany Koelmel

    Last winter was my first back east in a while and MAN did it make me sick! This would be a great help during the winter. The caramel apple tea sounds lovely!ReplyCancel

  • Elizabeth Lamontagne

    With Fall upon us, I think the caramel apple dream sounds heavenly.ReplyCancel

  • Linda G.

    I love it, I drink the sleepy time herbal tea, I will have a cup in the chilly evening to warm up, I also like to drink it in the afternoon with a sweet treat!ReplyCancel

  • Lauren Becker

    I’m curious about the Honey Lemon; i’ve never tried this tea before.ReplyCancel

  • Julie B.

    I love Celestial Seasonings tea because of how calming it is, and the flavors are authentically delicious. I also am a fan of the cute packaging too. I would like to try the Caramel Apple Dream flavor the most. Thanks!ReplyCancel


    I would like to try the Sleepytime Herbal Tea.ReplyCancel

  • Dana Rodriguez

    I LOVE Celestial Teas!! Nothing better than getting cozy on the couch with my fiance’ and a nice warm cup of tea!The Caramel Apple Dream sounds positively perfect!ReplyCancel

  • I absolutely love Celestial Tea! I’ve never found a sleepytime tea that works better than Celestial Tea–I’d love to try the sleeptyime sinus soother, never tried that one before. Since I’m a tea-aholic, this looks like a perfect prize!ReplyCancel

  • vincent monaco

    Ever since I’ve known of Celestial teas their products have been consistent in quality and flavor. They never have disappointed me wherever I have tasted there teas.ReplyCancel

  • Tiffany S

    I would like to try the caramel apple dream. It sounds amazing.ReplyCancel


    Caramel apple sounds soooo good! Would love to try!ReplyCancel

  • Angela Marshall

    Love Chai tea as it helps me relax.ReplyCancel

  • Mary Goodwyn

    I am a tea-aholic, love to try new teas and tea blends. I have never tried a white tea, the Honey Ginseng Green Tea sound delicious.ReplyCancel

  • sandra

    I want to try the sleepytime tea because I have trouble sleepingReplyCancel

  • Heather!

    I love Celestial Seasonings Teas because they remind me of my family’s traditions. We grew up having Sleepy Time Tea in the evenings before bed, so it still reminds me of my parents when I drink it. Plus, it’s delicious!ReplyCancel

  • AJ

    I’d like to drink Honey Lemon Ginseng Green Tea! I’m a big fan of green tea.ReplyCancel

  • Katie Rose

    The Caramel Apple sounds awesome, but I’m sure the Lemon with Ginseng would be lovely to sip if you had a cold.ReplyCancel

  • Nicole Lancaster

    I love Celestial Tea’s, especially their Sleepy Time Tea. I drink it every night before bed. I would love to try their Sinus Soother tea.ReplyCancel

  • Bobbi K Parris

    I love the honey Lemon tea. It is almost a staple at my home. I haven’t tried the Carmel Apple Dream, but would like to. Sounds like it would be a great sipping soother for the cool autumn air.ReplyCancel

  • I could use this right now! Love it!ReplyCancel

  • Betsy

    Would love to try the Sleepy Time Sinus Soother perfect for cold season.ReplyCancel

  • I love Celestial Tea and although I love a lot of things about fall and winter, I do dread the cold weather.ReplyCancel

  • Lesley F

    I love their variety of teas and after a long day, like relaxing with a cup!ReplyCancel

  • jill rivera

    When I drink too much coffee, I like to drink sleepy time tea.ReplyCancel

  • Rebecca Orr

    I want to try the sleepy time herbal tea. My grandma has drank it every night for years and has swears by it. I have never given it a chance but I should. I struggle to relax every evening and I bet it could really help me do so.
    bekki1820cb at gmail dot comReplyCancel

  • Would not mind at all trying out that Caramel Apple flavor!ReplyCancel

  • Nicole D

    My husband LOVES the stress tamer Celestial teaReplyCancel

  • Meredith

    The caramel apple!ReplyCancel

  • Ashley M

    I love Celestial Green Tea but since you showed me the Carmel Apple Dream seems quite interesting!ReplyCancel

  • Kathryn C

    I love tea but have never tried this brand, would like to specifically try the Honey Lemon Ginseng tea- & that’s a very very nice prize pack!

    Kathryn CReplyCancel

  • Andrea

    The Honey Lemon Ginseng with White Tea sounds nice. I love tea. Thank you!ReplyCancel

  • heather c

    Caramel Apple Dream just looks like my kind of tea. Yum!ReplyCancel

  • I am addicted to coffee; it’s the only way I make it through the day. But I know I need to cut back so I’ve been trying to drink more tea. The Caramel Apple Dream sounds so good that it may cut out a cup or two of coffee.ReplyCancel