Make your Holiday Brighter with #MoreLumia #ChristmasMDR14

Make your Holiday Brighter with #MoreLumia #ChristmasMDR14

I recieved the latest smartphone, the Lumia 830, to be my sidekick during the busy holiday entertaining season! It has a personal digital assistant named Cortana.  It also features tons of music, recipe, and photo apps .  Let me show you how the Lumia 830 is the complete package for holiday hosting. Did you know you have yourContinue Reading

Our Best Dressed Home with Celebrity Decorator Sandra Lee #Kmart #Sears

Our Best Dressed Home with Celebrity Decorator Sandra Lee #Kmart #Sears

This weekend my family decorated our first EVER real tree!  My little guy loved running through the tree lot to pick out “his very own tree”.  My husband tried to talk him into a tree with a full bottom but my little guy just wanted the tallest one he could find. We knew we hadContinue Reading

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake, Oh My! #CookingUpGood #coupon #spon

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake, Oh My! #CookingUpGood #coupon #spon

Are you tired of the same old dishes and desserts at every holiday gathering?  I know I am.  I’m always looking for new ideas and great new flavors to bring a little more love to the table.  With the holidays here, time with family and delicious meals is top priority and I don’t plan toContinue Reading

Annie Chun’s Spicy Creamy Pad Thai #Recipe

Annie Chun’s Spicy Creamy Pad Thai #Recipe

My family and I just relocated from another state and I must say, finding great Asian food in the supermarket hasn’t been as easy as it was back home.  This is a problem for us because we love Asian food but prefer to make it ourselves.  My oldest son loves Asian food because it isContinue Reading

Help Over-the-Counter this Cold and Flu Season

Help Over-the-Counter this Cold and Flu Season

Whenever someone in my home is sick or in need of over-the-counter medications, I panic and one of two scenarios happen.  Scene one. I gather four or five over-the-counter products and I head to checkout where I spend money I don’t have on products I won’t need.  Yes, it is not uncommon for me toContinue Reading

The Hour of Code Brings Computer Coding to Everyone!

The Hour of Code Brings Computer Coding to Everyone!

Microsoft hopes to bring the Hour of Code to 100 million youth during Computer Science   What is the Hour of Code? The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics.  The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tensContinue Reading

#NightAtTheMuseum- Secret of the Tomb- in Theaters 12/19!

#NightAtTheMuseum- Secret of the Tomb- in Theaters 12/19!

 NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: SECRET OF THE TOMB-  20TH Century Fox In theaters December 19, 2014 Did you love the first 2 Night at the Museum movies?  We did and can’t wait to see the Secret of the Tomb!  Be sure to watch the trailer below then be on the lookout next week for aContinue Reading

Cinnabon Bread Pudding ~ Holiday Breakfast for the Family #ChristmasMDR14

Cinnabon Bread Pudding ~ Holiday Breakfast for the Family #ChristmasMDR14

Cinnabon might be everyone’s favorite Cinnamon rolls but they are always looking for ways to improve and make new creations with their goodies.  With their “In the Kitchen” section of their website, you can take your favorite Cinnabon Cinnamon Rolls and make a delicious holiday breakfast for the entire family.  The recipes are easy enoughContinue Reading

5 Fun Winter Activities

5 Fun Winter Activities

Winter is here and up here in New England, that means snow, LOTS of snow.  Just 2 days ago we got over 15 inches of heavy, wet snow.  We had so much, many people were without power for over 36 hours.  So what kind of fun can you and/or your kids have outside or inside-Continue Reading

Holiday Decorating with BrylaneHome #Review #ChristmasMDR14

Holiday Decorating with BrylaneHome #Review #ChristmasMDR14

Today is Black Friday, the day you can officially pull down the Christmas decorations and deck your halls!  Are you ready for Christmas?  Do you have everything to get your home holiday ready? My family has been very blessed to be able to deck our new halls with BrylaneHome starting with our bedding. If youContinue Reading

Best Tech Gift Ideas from Microsoft #ChristmasMDR14

Best Tech Gift Ideas from Microsoft #ChristmasMDR14

With the holidays right around the corner, Microsoft has survival tips, and tech that can help you manage all the craziness that comes with the season. You’ll find some of the best tech gift ideas listed below– these gadgets will be perfect for just about anyone on your list. If you’re traveling this Christmas, check out how MicrosoftContinue Reading

Have a Hello Kitty Christmas! #ChristmasMDR14

Have a Hello Kitty Christmas! #ChristmasMDR14

Any Hello Kitty fan/friend knows that Sanrio has been celebrating Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary all year long.  This is what makes Hello Kitty the perfect gift for Hello Kitty friends!  If ever there was a time to give a Hello Kitty gift, this is it!  The 40th Anniversary Celebration will end when the New YearContinue Reading

Bringing Home Baby with #DreftHypo #MDRFallingforBaby

Bringing Home Baby with #DreftHypo #MDRFallingforBaby

Last Monday we welcomed our sixth child, baby “J”, who weighed 8 lbs 10 oz, into the world. When it was time to bring him home, we dressed in him the cutest puppy outfit from Little Me that we prewashed with Dreft.  He looked and smelled new baby perfect! Why Dreft?  Dreft is the brandContinue Reading

Ten Ways to LOVE Acorn Squash! #Recipe

Ten Ways to LOVE Acorn Squash! #Recipe

With Acorn Squash being in abundance this time of year it can make for a very affordable family meal. They are less than a dollar each in my local store so I am taking full advantage of the savings by preparing new and spectacular meals with my little acorns.  If you have never prepared anContinue Reading

Mom Does Reviews 2014 Holiday Gift Guide HAS BEGUN!!

Mom Does Reviews 2014 Holiday Gift Guide HAS BEGUN!!

Today kicks off the beginning of the Mom Does Reviews 2014 Holiday Gift Guide!  We are very excited to feature some of our new, and old, favorites in this year’s ultimate gift giving guide. Soon we will show you the perfect gift for everyone in your family Mom, Dad, Grandma, Grandpa, Son, Daughter, Brother, Sister,Continue Reading

Join Project Sunlight and #ShareAMeal

Join Project Sunlight and #ShareAMeal

We learned earlier this month that those in need can be anyone.  It can be someone we work with, your child’s best friend, or that mom you look up to in your Mommy group.  Last year I read a blog post from a mom who was a teacher. She was struggling to tell her fellowContinue Reading

#Win Disney Infinity and Marvel Comics Game- US only, ends 12/24

#Win Disney Infinity and Marvel Comics Game- US only, ends 12/24

  This giveaway is hosted by COUPON HAULS and their Blogger friends The Giveaway is open to US only, 18+ The Giveaway ends Dec. 24th at 1159pm est Sponsored by: AOCD Media Win this Disney Infinity game with Marvel Comics Super Heroes today!   Enter below! Read the full review HERE Join Coupon Hauls andContinue Reading

2 #Winners Simplism iPhone 5/5s cases- US only ends 12/24

2 #Winners Simplism iPhone 5/5s cases- US only ends 12/24

The great phone case giveaway is sponsored by Simplism and hosted by Mom Does Reviews her and blogger friends Who is Simplism? Simplism is a designed-in-Japan brand who designs and develops product peripherals and accessories for the Apple marketplace. Our logo symbolizes our vision: to design lifestyle-enhancing accessories that are as simple as possible –Continue Reading

#Win a Febreze Air Purifier- US only ends 12/24

#Win a Febreze Air Purifier- US only ends 12/24

Febreze Air Purifier Giveaway Sponsored by Febreze and Hosted by Adventures of a Nurse With 3 air-cleaning levels and a freshness scent control dial, the Febreze™ Air Purifiers are customizable to the user’s preference. Available Tabletop, Mini Tower and Tower size models, they are perfect for dorm rooms, bedrooms, offices, living rooms or anywhere dust and/or odors make theContinue Reading

Simplism iPhone cases #review #ChristmasMDR14

Simplism iPhone cases #review #ChristmasMDR14

  I was so excited to get new iPhone cases from Simplism for my 5s.  Phone cases are like purses- you can’t have too many and they need to match your outfit!  This one is my favorite (so far) and it’s very festive for Christmas.     About Simplism Simplism is a top mobile accessoriesContinue Reading