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DIY Engagement Gift - Wedding Day Countdown

Do you have a friend or loved one who’s recently become engaged and you’re looking for the perfect  DIY Engagement Gift to celebrate their exciting news?  Give them a beautiful piece of décor to countdown the days until they say ...

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Planes: Fire and Rescue Is Being Released 11/4/2014!

I am super excited to let you know that Planes: Fire and Rescue will be released on Disney Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD and On-Demand platforms on November 4th!  My family and I saw Planes: Fire & Rescue ...

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12 Mason Jar Crafts

 I don't know about you, but I absolutely love mason jar crafts!  They're so cute, and they are usually super easy to make.  here are 20 great ones that I am sure you will love! Winter Mason Jar Lanterns Birds Nest Mason ...

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My Favorite Fitness/Health Apps To Meet My Health Goals #BalanceRewards #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #BalanceRewards I have been in a struggle for about a year now.  With my health and how I look.  For me, those two ...

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4 Things To Do Before Publishing A Blog Post

Being able to hit that 'Publish' button when finishing up a blog post is a very exhilirating thing to do.  Your words are going out into the blog-o-sphere for everyone to see.  I know I have hit that orange button ...

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Disney’s ‘Into The Woods’ Poster Available! #IntoTheWoods

I don’t know about you, but I am super excited for the release of Disney’s Into The Woods on December 25th!  My family and I always go see a movie on Christmas Day, and this will be the one we see this year!  Today Disney released a new poster for the movie! In case you don’t […]

DIY Engagement Gift - Wedding Day Countdown | Optimistic Mommy

DIY Engagement Gift – Wedding Day Countdown

Do you have a friend or loved one who’s recently become engaged and you’re looking for the perfect  DIY Engagement Gift to celebrate their exciting news?  Give them a beautiful piece of décor to countdown the days until they say “I Do”! This DIY Engagement Gift is easy to make and affordable and the groom […]

Planes: Fire and Rescue Flying Home 11/4/2014! | Optimistic Mommy

Planes: Fire and Rescue Is Being Released 11/4/2014!

I am super excited to let you know that Planes: Fire and Rescue will be released on Disney Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD and On-Demand platforms on November 4th!  My family and I saw Planes: Fire & Rescue before it was released and theaters and absolutely loved it!  You can read my review […]

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Skyline Chili Gift Card Giveaway (Ends 9/19)

Coneys are an overwhelming favorite among Skyline Chili fans – so much that it is Skyline’s No.1 selling item. This month Skyline is launching its biggest contest in company history by awarding up to 100 lucky customers free Skyline Chili for an entire year with peel and win Coney Game pieces. Other customers will be […]

12 Mason Jar Crafts | Optimistic Mommy

12 Mason Jar Crafts

 I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love mason jar crafts!  They’re so cute, and they are usually super easy to make.  here are 20 great ones that I am sure you will love! Winter Mason Jar Lanterns Birds Nest Mason Jar Lamp Mason Jar Vases Chevron Painted Mason Jars Patriotic Mason Jar Lanterns […]

Recipes & Food

Cheesy Chicken or Steak Rice & Vegetable Bowl Recipe #NewFromHormel #Shop | Optimistic Mommy

Cheesy Chicken or Steak Rice & Vegetable Bowl Recipe #NewFromHormel #Shop

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.   #NewFromHormel #CollectiveBias There’s nothing I love more than when a brand I have enjoyed for a long time comes out with a new line of products.  Especially when those products make dinner even easier for me.  Since Riley is now […]

Easy Chicken Fajitas Featuring Azteca No Preservatives Tortillas | Optimistic Mommy

Easy Chicken Fajitas Featuring Azteca No Preservatives Tortillas + Giveaway

Disclosure: I received the featured product and promotional products in return for my post.  As always, my opinion is 100% my own. Since my daughter starts preschool this next week, I have been thinking about even easier dinners, especially since a routine will be hard to get into.  We’re used to eating dinner later, at […]

Banana Pudding Mini Pie - Easy After School Snacks #AddCoolWhip #Shop | Optimistic Mommy

Easy After School Snacks #AddCoolWhip #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #CollectiveBias #AddCoolWhip Is it just me, or is it crazy that it’s already August?!  It seems like every year is going faster and faster.  With it being back to school time, and Riley’s first year of preschool, I […]

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DIY Engagement Gift - Wedding Day Countdown | Optimistic Mommy

DIY Engagement Gift – Wedding Day Countdown

Do you have a friend or loved one who’s recently become engaged and you’re looking for the perfect  DIY Engagement Gift to celebrate their exciting news?  Give them a beautiful piece of décor to countdown the days until they say “I Do”! This DIY Engagement Gift is easy to make and affordable and the groom […]

12 Mason Jar Crafts | Optimistic Mommy

12 Mason Jar Crafts

 I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love mason jar crafts!  They’re so cute, and they are usually super easy to make.  here are 20 great ones that I am sure you will love! Winter Mason Jar Lanterns Birds Nest Mason Jar Lamp Mason Jar Vases Chevron Painted Mason Jars Patriotic Mason Jar Lanterns […]

DIY Hair Accessories Organizer | Optimistic Mommy

DIY Hair Accessories Organizer

What little girls doesn’t have dozens of adorable Hair Accessories for her hair?  With all those hair accessories, including this easy hair clip, comes the need for storing them (or constantly picking them up all over the house)!  This super cute and easy to make DIY organizer will help keep headbands, clips, hair ties, and more in […]

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Target Pharmacy Rewards Saves You Money

Disclosure: Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. All opinions are my own. Target Pharmacy Rewards is a great way to save money on everything that Target carries. With Target Pharmacy Rewards, you can save 5% storewide just by filling prescriptions. It’s a simple way to add to the everyday savings you already […]

Walgreens Race Around America + $25 Gift Card Giveaway! #RaceAroundAmerica | Optimistic Mommy

Walgreens Race Around America + $25 Gift Card Giveaway! #RaceAroundAmerica

Disclosure: This is a compensated post.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own!   If you know me in real life, you more than likely know that I enjoy nice cars (namely Ford Mustangs) and watching racing.  That is why I am super excited about today’s post!  Walgreens and Roush Fenway Racing have partnered […]

Puritan's Pride Back To School Review + Giveaway (Ends 9/8) | Optimistic Mommy

Puritan’s Pride Back To School Review + Giveaway (Ends 9/8)

Disclsoure: I received the featured product(s) for free in return for my review.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own! Family is important.  Being healthy enough to be there for your family is just as important.  My family background has lots of health issues.  Some I can’t control as much as I’d like to, […]

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Target Pharmacy Rewards Saves You Money

Disclosure: Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. All opinions are my own. Target Pharmacy Rewards is a great way to save money on everything that Target carries. With Target Pharmacy Rewards, you can save 5% storewide just by filling prescriptions. It’s a simple way to add to the everyday savings you already […]

The Identical - Music From The Motion Picture CD Review + Giveaway | Optimistic Mommy

The Identical – Music From The Motion Picture CD Review + Giveaway

Disclosure: I received the featured product for free in return for my review.  All opinions, as always, are 100% my own! Today, September 5th, The Identical is being released!  If you have not heard about this great movie with a great cast, here is a bit about it: The IDENTICAL tells the compelling story of twin brothers unknowingly separated at birth during the Great […]

My Excitement About The Sims™ 4 Release! #TheSims4 #Shop | Optimistic Mommy

My Excitement About The Sims™ 4 Release! #TheSims4 #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #TheSims4 I remember when The Sims™ came out in 2000.  I was only 10 at the time, so of course I was not allowed to go it.  Plus, I don’t even think we had a computer yet.  I never did end […]

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