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Favorite Things, Even Better

This post brought to you by Wrigley Jr. Company. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Penelope’s Oasis. Amusement parks, play dates with cousins, chewing gum— these are the things that excite my children. Unintentionally, I made chewing gum a rite of passage when my son first asked to have gum when he […]

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  • I put some of this gum in my kids stockings this year and it was a huge hit!ReplyCancel

  • vaness

    This was so hard to find but so worth it as we love it too!ReplyCancel

  • Donna

    I have a Juicy Fruit addiction. I can’t wait to see the Starburst flavor… Yum!ReplyCancel

Cold Weather Blues + #RealRelief #ad

This post brought to you by Chloraseptic®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Penelope’s Oasis. As a mom, nothing is worse than seeing my kids feel bad when they are sick, and I’d do anything to take their pain away. If they are feeling poorly and snuggle up to me, I want […]

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  • Mistee Dawn

    Yes, we always have Chloraseptic spray in our medicine cabinet. I love that stuff. Works wonders.ReplyCancel

  • Jenn

    I remember using this when I was little, it always worked like a charm. Luckily this year my kids have not gotten really sick just small colds here and there.ReplyCancel

  • I’ve used the chloreseptic spray before…it does work. I also like using a good lemon and honey tea to help sooth the throat.ReplyCancel

  • When I worked in a call center I got sore throats often. I just about lived on Chloraseptic lozenges!ReplyCancel

  • Kelly Hutchinson

    We just went through a rounds of sore throats during the holidays. The only thing that seems to help and that the kids will use is the cherry Chloraseptic spray.ReplyCancel

Keep Calm & Bat Your Eyelashes #InfiniteLash

Beautiful, thick lashes are the little black dress of beauty, the “it” factor that makes you look perpetually gorgeous and glamorous. Getting those flirty lashes though…that’s another story. If you aren’t born with them, you used to need a prescription or the courage to be a little experimental, so finding out a natural serum from […]

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The Best Educational Apps Are Fun Too

My sons love their iPads, and I love how well they often behave when I pull out their iPads in restaurants or on long lines. There are so many games and apps they look for, and as far as I’m concerned, if it’s educational and kid-friendly, I’m all for it. Today, kids are tech savvy, […]

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  • Jennifer

    I heard about this app from a friend and she said her kids like it too, but I forgot about it since she mentioned it a couple of weeks ago. Maybe my daughter will get a kick out of it. Thanks for the reminder!ReplyCancel

  • I’ve never heard of this app before, but it is great that it is fun for kids and educational. Like you, I feel as long as things are educational its OK if kids spend time on iPads or TVs!ReplyCancel

  • I’ve not heard of that app but it looks so adorable! I’m going to have to purchase it for the boys so they can check it out!ReplyCancel