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Get Ready For Kindergarten With LeapFrog!

Disclosure: I received the featured products as part of my LeapFrog ambassadorship.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own.   Preparing your child for school is very important.  You want to make sure that they have a good head start.  I ...

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20 Weight Watchers Desserts

Weight Watchers is an amazing program to help with weight loss. If you follow the formulas set up for your height, wage, age, etc, you will lose weight. Weight Watchers is great because it's pretty much a guaranteed weight loss ...

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Review of Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue - Now In Theaters! #FireAndRescue

Disclosure: I was asked to attend a prescreening of Planes: Fire and Rescue in return for my review.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own!   Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue is officially in theatres today!  You can experience this film ...

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Chick-fil-A Houston Road's NEW Coffee Drinks!

Disclosure:  I am a Brand Ambassador for Chick-fil-A Houston Road and I am receiving compensation for my post – however all opinions, as always, are 100% my own! Chick-fil-A has awesome food - whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner you're looking for, they have you covered.  I'm ...

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30 Uses For Baby Food Jars

If you have a baby in the home then you surely have baby jars coming out your ears! Finding great uses for these dainty little jars may seem like a hard thing to do but there are tons of ways ...

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Get Ready For Kindergarten With LeapFrog! | Optimistic Mommy

Get Ready For Kindergarten With LeapFrog!

Disclosure: I received the featured products as part of my LeapFrog ambassadorship.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own.   Preparing your child for school is very important.  You want to make sure that they have a good head start.  I love that there are great companies out there, like LeapFrog, who want to […]

20 Weight Watchers Desserts | Optimistic Mommy

20 Weight Watchers Desserts

Weight Watchers is an amazing program to help with weight loss. If you follow the formulas set up for your height, wage, age, etc, you will lose weight. Weight Watchers is great because it’s pretty much a guaranteed weight loss plan. However, even if you’re losing weight and staying on track, we all need an […]

Texas Pete Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

Texas Pete Recipes – Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer time is all about heat.  Even though it's hot outside, I still like to enjoy spicy food.  I know I get tired of having the same foods, though – chicken wings, spicy buffalo dip, etc.  Thankfully Texas […]

3 Ways to Stay Fit After 40

After 40, things begin to slow down. College years are the stuff of memories. House-hunting is a filed-away chore. Staying in seems a preferable option over going out, especially after a long work week. Like a spinning top that is losing its momentum, the body’s metabolism slows down, too. As it does, it becomes harder […]

Review of Planes: Fire and Rescue - Now In Theaters! #FireAndRescue | Optimistic Mommy

Review of Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue – Now In Theaters! #FireAndRescue

Disclosure: I was asked to attend a prescreening of Planes: Fire and Rescue in return for my review.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own!   Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue is officially in theatres today!  You can experience this film in 2D or 3D.  I was fotunate enough to attend a prescreening this […]

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20 Weight Watchers Desserts | Optimistic Mommy

20 Weight Watchers Desserts

Weight Watchers is an amazing program to help with weight loss. If you follow the formulas set up for your height, wage, age, etc, you will lose weight. Weight Watchers is great because it’s pretty much a guaranteed weight loss plan. However, even if you’re losing weight and staying on track, we all need an […]

Texas Pete Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

Texas Pete Recipes – Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer time is all about heat.  Even though it's hot outside, I still like to enjoy spicy food.  I know I get tired of having the same foods, though – chicken wings, spicy buffalo dip, etc.  Thankfully Texas […]

Sparkling Lemonade Recipe - Inspired by The Hundred-Foot Journey #100FootJourney #FoodieFriday | Optimistic Mommy

4th of July Recipes For The Hundred-Foot Journey #100FootJourney #FoodieFriday

To get you excited about the release of The Hundred-Foot Journey being released August 8th, #FoodieFriday recipes include 4th of July inspired ones to get you excited about #100FootJourney!  There are some absolutely delicious ones to try out antime this summer!  My favorites are definitely the tarte and the sparkling lemonade!         In […]

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30 Uses For Baby Food Jars | Optimistic Mommy

30 Uses For Baby Food Jars

If you have a baby in the home then you surely have baby jars coming out your ears! Finding great uses for these dainty little jars may seem like a hard thing to do but there are tons of ways to re-use them. Instead of throwing them directly into the recycle bin take a look […]

Easy Hair Clip Accessory | Optimistic Mommy

Easy Hair Clip Accessory Tutorial

There’s no better time to show off a cute hair accessory than now!  This adorable little button hair clip is easy to make and is a fun addition to all the red, white, and blue you can find to wear this Independence Day.  Button crafts are always fun to make and this button hair clip […]

4th of July Printables and Raspberry Filled Cupcake Recipe | Optimistic Mommy

4th of July Printables and Raspberry Filled Cupcake Recipe

The 4th of July is just around the corner and if you are like so many Americans, you’re gearing up for a weekend of celebrating with family, friends, and food!  We have some great patriotic printables for you to use for your upcoming Independence Day celebration.  Of course, a celebration isn’t a celebration with out […]

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UrbanHalo Headbands Giveaway (Ends 7/31) | Optimistic Mommy

UrbanHalo Headbands Giveaway (Ends 7/31)

Urban Halo was create by designer, Jen, who believe accessories should be functional and stylish. She was on the hunt for the perfect headband that would fight her life and be functional at the same time. Unable to locate such a headband, she sat down at her sewing machine, and the first Urban Halo was […]

KidOFit Barefoot Shoes Giveaway (Ends 7/31) | Optimistic Mommy

KidOFit Barefoot Shoes Giveaway (Ends 7/31)

Hosted By: Life of a Southern Mom Sponsored By: KidOFit KidOFit offers innovative shoes, engineered to promote healthy foot development in infants and toddlers. KidOFit shoes have soles that are thin,soft and flat, with adjustable heel straps to customize fit that enhances comfort and protection. Jennifer at Life of a Southern Mom had the pleasure […]

Rachel Roundabout Diaper Bag Giveaway (Ends 7/29) | Optimistic Mommy

Rachel Roundabout Diaper Bag Giveaway (Ends 7/29)

Hosted By: Life of a Southern Mom Sponsored By: The Bumble Collection The Bumble Collection is a brand that specializes in children’s products from diaper bags to other family must-haves like lunch bags and coolers. Since 1999, they have had their diaper bags featured in magazines and hanging off of celebrity shoulders. In 2009, their […]

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Get Ready For Kindergarten With LeapFrog! | Optimistic Mommy

Get Ready For Kindergarten With LeapFrog!

Disclosure: I received the featured products as part of my LeapFrog ambassadorship.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own.   Preparing your child for school is very important.  You want to make sure that they have a good head start.  I love that there are great companies out there, like LeapFrog, who want to […]

Review of Planes: Fire and Rescue - Now In Theaters! #FireAndRescue | Optimistic Mommy

Review of Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue – Now In Theaters! #FireAndRescue

Disclosure: I was asked to attend a prescreening of Planes: Fire and Rescue in return for my review.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own!   Disney Planes: Fire and Rescue is officially in theatres today!  You can experience this film in 2D or 3D.  I was fotunate enough to attend a prescreening this […]

Chick-fil-A Houston Road's NEW Coffee Drinks! | Optimistic Mommy

Chick-fil-A Houston Road’s NEW Coffee Drinks!

Disclosure:  I am a Brand Ambassador for Chick-fil-A Houston Road and I am receiving compensation for my post – however all opinions, as always, are 100% my own! Chick-fil-A has awesome food – whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner you’re looking for, they have you covered.  I’m super excited to let you know about the new coffee they have at Chick-fil-A […]

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