Friday, March 28, 2008

Meet The Moms Behind Mommies United!!

If you haven't checked out Mommies United do it now! The goal of Mommies United is to bring Moms from all over the blogosphere together in one place. And what a fun place it is!! The site is filled with tons of great mommy advice, tips, stories and fabulous giveaways. This is your chance to share you experiences with other moms and learn some really helpful new things that are sure to help make your life a little easier.

The mom behind Mommies United are:

Christine - She host the great blog From Dates to Diapers and Beyond. She is a mom to 6 children including a set of twins! She states on her blog "I am always looking for ways to make family life FUN, and the products and services that help us do just that!!"

Shanda - She hosts the blog Parents with Style! She is a Momprenuer, Former Model, Make up Artist, Editor and mother to 2 beautiful children. She also ownes the fabulous children's boutique Lemon Kisses

Kristin- She hosts the fabulous blog An Ordinary Life which she started in Dec. 2006. As a busy mom to a 2 1/2 year old daughter Kai she offers readers lots of wonderful advice products and giveaways to help make parenting a young child easier!

Amanda - She hosts the cool blog Amanda. As a mom to 2 girls she offers lots of great product reviews and giveaways on her site. Amanda also owns Simply Sweet Boutique where she sales adorable headbands, bows, clippies, lounge sets, announcements and baby layettes.

Mommies United is having a blog party!

While browsing through blogs today I found a wonderful new blog called Mommies United. This is a wonderful site hosted by moms Christine, Kristin, Amanda, and Shanda. The smart ladies at Mommies United post fabulous product reviews and discussions and partenthood. They frequently host cool new contests for products that all partents really need. They are hosting the Mommies United Mega Launch Party until March 31 where you can win fabulous prizes and find lots of wonderful new blogs so check them out today!

For those who are new to my blog I would like to introduce myself. I am a busy mom of an 11 year old daughter, and 8 & 5 year old sons. I work part time as a nurse and help my husband run our small landscaping business. My life can be soooo hectic at times but I'm loving every moment of it!! I enjoy connecting with other mom online and am always looking for new products to make my life easier. Thanks for visiting by my blog!

My four favorite prizes are:
Positive Chicks is giving a Hoodie and tote
Girl Mogul is giving 10 sets of Mother, child shirts, (their choice of design) and 3 $20 gift cards to her site! Also a 10% coupon - the code is gmmu1001 for 10% off purchases throughout the MEGA Launch
Alli's Originals is giving a $35 gift certificate
Lemon-Kisses is giving some smart mom jewelry

The grass is finally turning green!

I'm so excited! Almost overnight it seems the grass in my yard has turned green. This is the best time of the year for our family. I get to be outdoors and enjoy my flowers and my husbands business kicks into high gear. Now I have to wait patiently for my beautiful Lilac bush to bloom. Then my yard will be fill with the most beautiful scent of Lilac!

Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Win a gift certificate to from 5 Minutes For Mom!

Don't you just love the feeling that a fabulous pair of jeans gives you? I love wearing my favorite jeans. They highlight me in all the right places and help hide my flaws. Every woman should own at least one pair of perfect jeans. Thanks to the wonderful ladies at 5 Minutes For Mom you now have the chance to win a gift certificate for $200 to so you can find you own dream pair. Enter today because the contest ends March 31!!

Monday, March 17, 2008

Happy St. Patrick's Days

I hope everyone had a great day and didn't get pinched! Our family celebrated St. Patricks Days with a supper of Corned Beef, cabbage and potatoes. I'm not sure my children were so thrilled but I love it!

Thursday, March 6, 2008

Purchasing a New Vehicle

Well, I spent all day yesterday with my husband at a local car dealership purchasing him a new work truck. I forgot how sneaky some salespeople can be. After spending hours trying to get them to come down on price we finally got a deal I felt good about. Why does buying a vehicle have to be so difficult?