Elderberry Jams and Jellies from Norm’s Farms

elderberry jellies

How many of you have heard of Elderberries? I honestly had no clue what an elderberry was until a few weeks ago when I was contacted by Norm’s Farm and introduced to their products. Elderberries are similar to blueberries, they grow on a bush, they’re used to make medicines, wines, and jellies/jams. Elderberries are extremely popular in Europe because they’re loaded with antioxidants and other healing properties. However, here in the states elderberries are not as common. Norm’s Farms, is {Read More}

Join Crayola and Ryan’s, HomeTown Buffet, or Old Country Buffet on Thursday’s for Family Night

Crayola Blogger

I received the same prize pack in exchange to host a giveaway. Ryan’s, HomeTown Buffet and Old Country Buffet have teamed up with Crayola to bring you a fun filled creative Family Night on Thursday’s this August. Every Thursday during the month of August kids will have a chance to explore their creative sides while they enjoy their dinner.  The buffet restaurants nationwide will host activities using Crayola products during the popular Family Night on Thursdays in August from 5 {Read More}

Red by KISS Handle-Less Hair Dryer Review

handle less hair dryer

Can you believe kids all over the US are slowly starting to head back to school! We started back last week and at first I thought my daughter was going to dislike the new curriculum but she loves it. Not only does she love her knew school work but she also loves her handle-less hair dryer! I have to admit it has been a long time since I owned a blow dryer. I am a throw it up wet and {Read More}

Save A Life With Nio Tag


This Summer was a very sad one, it seemed every time I turned around I was hearing on the news how another child had lost their life because a parent had “forgot” them in a vehicle with temps hitting over 90 degrees. It makes me wonder if these parents really forgot or if it were done on purpose. My daughter is almost 13 years old and to this day I won’t let her stay in the vehicle by herself while {Read More}

Apothecary Extracts Australian Tea Tree Oil Review


About 13 years ago I discovered tea tree oil. It wasn’t until I grew older that tea tree oil would become a staple in my medicine cabinet. I have learned through-out the years, that many companies that sell tea tree oil over price it and the ones that sell it cheap, have diluted it in some way or another. I was excited to have the opportunity to check out Apothecary Extracts Australian Tea Tree Oil. One thing I liked right {Read More}

Celebrate National S’mores Day (8/10) With Balance Bar #Giveaway


I will be receiving S’mores in exchange for this post. No other form of compensation was received. Today is National S’mores day! I remember growing up we would have campfires just to make those oowey goowey goodness treats and to this day when we go camping we take along those famous S’more making ingredients. Roasting the marshmallows is always the fun part for the kids around here. I like roasting my marshmallow by the hot coals, this insures my sugary {Read More}