I Just Felt Like Running…

Color Me Rad 5K in Chattanooga

Contrary to the title, this post isn't about Forrest Gump (I hope you got the connection, though!). It is, in fact about running - well, participating in running events. I just did my first 5K at the end of March. I decided to make my inaugural event exciting and fun with the Color Me Rad 5K in Chattanooga, TN. Despite the rain and my lack of adequate training prior to the race, I had a … [Read more...]

Atlanta Things to Do: LEGOLand Discovery Center

LEGOLand Batman

My family received passes to visit LEGOLand Discovery Center in Atlanta. All opinions are our own! Over the weekend, the four of us visited the LEGOLand Discovery Center in Phipps Plaza in Buckhead. It was amazing to go to an Atlanta attraction and not have to pay to park - and we got a space just a few feet from the door! The family-friendly attraction is somewhere I have been wanting to … [Read more...]

Race Around America Promotion with Walgreens


This post is brought to you by Walgreens. All opinions are mine! I just found out about an exciting new campaign brought to you by Walgreens Balance Financial Prepaid MasterCard called "Race Around America"! If you are racing fan, you will be excited to know that #RaceAroundAmerica is an interactive campaign fueled by fan interaction that will culminate with the awarding of the grand prize, a … [Read more...]

Become a Toxin Freedom Fighter for a Safer Environment #FightToxins

Toxin Freedom Fighters Campaign

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Seventh Generation. I received a promotional item and product samples as a thank you for participating Since expanding our family, James and I have become more aware of the need for safe products in our home. Before, we'd buy whatever was on sale. Now, we try to go for organic and toxin-free products so we aren't exposing our … [Read more...]

Milk is Fun with MilkSplash {$25 Target GC + MilkSplash Giveaway}

MilkSplash Orange Dream Cream Taste Test

Though I have a very picky child, milk has not been a struggle. Sawyer has enjoyed drinking milk with breakfast and at snack time since we made the switch after his first birthday. With his refusal to eat most fruits and veggies, I take comfort knowing that he's getting something good out of the milk he drinks each day. Still, I am sure plain white milk can get a little boring. I admit I … [Read more...]

Keep Good Going

This post brought to you by New York Life. All opinions are 100% mine. New York Life's Keep Good Going campaign is all about passing down life's pieces of wisdom. There is bound to be a loved one in your family who has instilled good beliefs and morals in you. I know that I've had that engrained in my head since I was a child and it's helped shape some of my decisions and … [Read more...]

Celebrating 25 Years with the Caillou Talking Doll

Caillou Talking Doll Review

When Sawyer and I browse Netflix these days, it's no surprise when he asks to watch Caillou. He has become very interested in the TV show featuring the four year old little boy, his parents and grandparents, and his baby sister, Rosie. To celebrate the brand's 25th anniversary and its 15th year on PBS in 2015, the new Caillou Talking Doll has become the first licensed product on the shelves as of … [Read more...]