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

#Payitforward Thanksgiving Dinner #Giveaway – $40 Boston Market GC-  keep 1, give 1- US only ends 11/23

#Payitforward Thanksgiving Dinner #Giveaway – $40 Boston Market GC- keep 1, give 1- US only ends 11/23

  This year Mom Does Reviews and her wonderful blogger friends are helping you Pay it Forward!  One lucky winner will get a $40 Boston Market GC to keep and $40 Boston Market GC to give to a family in need.  Thanksgiving is a time for us to be thankful for what we have andContinue Reading

#HappyHalloween Zombie Bash- Tricks and Lots of Treats

#HappyHalloween Zombie Bash- Tricks and Lots of Treats

Saturday night we had the biggest Halloween Zombie Bash ever!  My son had 11 of his friends over for 3 hours of fun, food, games and haunted trails.  He spent hours outside with his friend and Dad making the “haunted trail” and decorating the front yard and party spot.  He even helped me clean insideContinue 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

Welcomed Home ~ An Update from Victoria

Welcomed Home ~ An Update from Victoria

Hi everyone!  I wanted to take a moment to let you know what we have been up to this past week.  We have a house!  A little over a week ago, this amazing thing happened! Someone I had worked with in the past saw our family’s situation and offered to help by putting us inContinue 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

Babyshower Diaper Cake #DollarStoreCrafts #MDRFallingforBaby

Babyshower Diaper Cake #DollarStoreCrafts #MDRFallingforBaby

Diaper cakes used to be complicated folding concoctions that were created by professionals or the super crafty. Now, they can be created by anyone with the help of cake pans and ribbon. You won’t even need an abundance of clear tape to hold it together either!  Take a look at our tutorial for this easyContinue Reading

No Help for the #Homeless

No Help for the #Homeless

Since posting “What Does Homeless Look Like?” we have received several questions and comments from our readers regarding seeking help and assistance from charities and state aid.  I think you may be shocked by the answer to this question – I know I was! We have been without a home since January. We attempted toContinue Reading

What Does Homeless Look Like?  Help at #GoFundMe

What Does Homeless Look Like? Help at #GoFundMe

When we think of homeless, we think of the people at the red lights [panhandlers] asking for money, those sitting on the sidewalk holding signs, the man on a bicycle strapped with belongings, or the drunkard who pushes the grocery cart collecting cans…. What we don’t think of is the family touring the museum, theContinue Reading

A Bite of Southern Bliss from PeachDish #Review

A Bite of Southern Bliss from PeachDish #Review

A few days before our youngest son was born we received a package from PeachDish that contained everything we needed to make two meals. Our delivery arrived in a temperature controlled package.  The ingredients were so beautifully packed that I didn’t want to take anything out.  I love that the recipe cards are durable enoughContinue Reading

EYN Smartphone Case #review #ChristmasMDR14

EYN Smartphone Case #review #ChristmasMDR14

  About EYN- a genius little phone case with hidden storage that holds your daily essentials all in one place just grab it and go — out to dinner, for a night on the town, off to yoga, down to the beach, wherever. holds everything you need — phone, cash, cards, i.d., keys, tickets, lip balm, mints, and other must-haves — inContinue Reading

#‎ConnectionDay‬ #win Yurbuds Universal Headset- US only, ends 11/24

#‎ConnectionDay‬ #win Yurbuds Universal Headset- US only, ends 11/24

Are you a busy, on-the-go person? Do you get inspired or live listening to music when walking, traveling or working out? The Yurbuds Inspire Talk Sport Universal Headset are the perfect solution to your busy lifestyle! Hosted by: It’s Free At Last Sponsored by: Verizon Wireless Exclusively at Verizon Wireless, the Yurbuds Inspire Talk SportContinue Reading

Cookies by Design #review #ChristmasMDR14

Cookies by Design #review #ChristmasMDR14

Thanksgiving Gift Baskets by Cookies by Design  About Cookies by Design: In 1983 Gwen, the founder,  combined two popular gifts, flowers and cookies, into one deliciously delightful concept, the cookie bouquet. Twenty-five years later, customers continue to turn to Cookies by Design to help them deliver personal and creative expressions to others in a unique andContinue Reading

LG OLED is a great family #gift from Best Buy #HintingSeason #OLEDatBestBuy

LG OLED is a great family #gift from Best Buy #HintingSeason #OLEDatBestBuy

 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. Christmas is coming soon and I can’t think of a better time to buy a new TV!  I have to admit, my boys and I spend a lot of time watchingContinue Reading