5 Must See Family Friendly Attractions in Charlotte

5 Places to See With Kids Collage Charlotte

When planning your next trip to (or through) North Carolina, be sure to add Charlotte to your itinerary. Charlotte offers traditional southern charm in a shiny new package. Within the city limits and surrounding areas, you will find many family friendly activities that kids of all ages (even the adult ones) can enjoy.  From NASCAR to gold mining, Charlotte and the surrounding areas have a little something for everyone. You will also find some of the best food in the {Read More}

SPARQ Soapstone Griddle Giveaway #SummerDreams

SPARQ Giddle Giveaway

SPARQ Entertain in Style Sweepstakes Organized by Budget Earth. Sponsored by SPARQ Home Do you love to entertain during the summer months? Make your food look even better while enjoying time with family and friend with SPARQ Home! These American made soapstone products are the perfect balance of practicality and elegance, allowing you to cook and serve on the same platter. One of the best choices for anyone who enjoys grilling is the SPARQ Soapstone Griddle. This handcrafted griddle is {Read More}

Working Towards a Smarter Home: Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat Review & Giveaway


Mom to Bed by 8 received a Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat for review testing. Gone are the days of having to get out of bed because the house is too hot or cold. No longer do you have to come home after being away a few days to find your house burning up or freezing cold because mother nature decided to throw you a curve-ball with drastic weather changes. With the Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat those little problems are taken {Read More}

Changing the Way we do Whole Grain with Ian’s Natural Foods Review & Giveaway

Ian's Natural Foods Review

Ian’s, the pioneer in allergy-friendly/gluten-free foods that consumers trust, recently introduced two new products to their line in April that shows that gluten free doesn’t mean grain free. They were kind enough to send along both a selection of their product for taste testing with our family. The new Southwest Chicken Tenders and Smokin’ Sweet BBQ Nuggets are both made with gluten free, whole-grain brown rice breading and feature the Whole Grains Council stamp. In order to qualify for the Whole Grains Council {Read More}

Five Tips To Save Money On Household Bills

Five Tips To Save Money On House Hold Bills

Keeping a house hold running can often be a really expensive task, and if you are doing it on a low income it can sometimes be a miserable task trying to make ends meet. The first thing you will need to do is make an assessment of your outgoing finances and do up a budget so you can work out where all the money is going, and how you can save on your bills. Here are 5 tips to saving {Read More}

ZTE Velox Tablet Giveaway

Velox Tablet Giveaway

Welcome to the ZTE Velox Tablet Giveaway Sponsored by Aio Wireless and hosted by Bay Area Mommy! ZTE VeloxTM combines a 7″ screen, zippy 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, and front and rear cameras into one light, portable tablet. Check your email, send messages, download apps from Google PlayTM, and more with Velox! Dimensions: 7.60″ x 4.96″ x 0.45″ Weight: 13.5oz Resolution: 1024 x 600 LCD TFT Platform OS: Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Main Camera Resolution: 3MP (Video Capture VGA @ {Read More}

It’s Free At Last 50K Facebook Fan Celebration Giveaway


It’s Free At Last 50K Facebook Fan Celebration ~~ Enter to win multiple prizes! (Ends 04/30/14) It’s Free At Last has hit a mega-milestone of 50,000 fans on Facebook. To help celebrate this milestone, here is a MEGA-Giveaway of prizes that include: Luma Comfort Air Purifier ($180 Value) ~~ Be sure to read the full review on this amazing product Brylane Home 500-TC 4-Pc. Cotton Rich Sheet Set ($80 – $100 Value, based on size) $50 Paypal Cash Three fans {Read More}

Pioneer Day: U*Konserve Waste-free Lunch Kit Review & Giveaway

Butterfly Waste-Free Lunch Kit

I am a big believer of waste not, want not. This holds true with everything from food to recyclables and even things that make life less overused. So being introduced to the U*Konserve Waste-free Lunch Kit was a natural step in the right direction. Even better that my children are able to take part in this small portion of greening our home. It teaches wise lessons that I hope they will continue to pass along to their own family one day. {Read More}

Miss You Like Crazy Book Review & Giveaway

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Miss You Like Crazy Hardcover by Pamela Hall (Author), Jennifer A. Bell (Illustrator) Age Range: 4 – 8 years Grade Level: Preschool – 3 Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Tanglewood Press (April 15, 2014) Language: English ISBN-10: 1933718919 ISBN-13: 978-1933718910 Walnut and his mom agree that it would be fun if he could go to work with her, and they fantasize about the adventures they could share. While they realize that scenario can’t always happen, Walnut’s mother assures him that he {Read More}

Medu Jewelry Onyx Bracelet Giveaway

Medu Jewelry Onyx Bracelet Giveaway

Medu Jewelry Mother’s Day Giveaway featuring the Onyx Ball Bracelet with sterling silver clasp. Sponsored by Medu Jewelry. Hosted by Purple Monster Coupons This bracelet is GORGEOUS, feels nice on the skin, and not to mention with the earrings I look like one stylish MOMMY! This would be one great Mother’s Day gift. I know if I got it for mothers day I’d be very happy! One reader will receive a Medu Jewelry Onyx Bracelet. Giveaway ends May 16th at 11:59pm, open to US and {Read More}