Last week I shared photos with you guys of my awesome trip to Kmart to stock up for Halloween. Also to note before you even keep reading: there's an AWESOME giveaway going in that post. It's running for two weeks so there's one more week to Enter to win one of 2 $500 gift cards from Kmart! This week, I wanted to show you what I did with some of … [Read more...]

Last Halloween season, I had posted about my huge Halloween Shopping Haul at Kmart (2012).  I had all sorts of fun with it, so I was thrilled when they reached out again this season about shopping at Kmart for Halloween 2013! Armed with a gift card, I took the whole fam to Kmart this weekend.  We were on the lookout for Halloween decor for the … [Read more...]

At some point I got organized and made a little "holiday" section on my son's bookshelf.  "Holiday" is broad but basically means I have lumped together some Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas books that I can pull out at the right time of year.  My kids love reading these seasonal books! I put together a list of some Halloween books … [Read more...]

Fall is such a fun time... hayrides, candy, being outside, enjoying the weather. Why not do all of those things, while at the same time enjoying rides, shows, and your favorite friends from Sesame Street? We had the opportunity to do just that at Sesame Place this month and enjoyed their Halloween Spooktacular event! If you have never been to … [Read more...]

Last month, I shared a post with you guys on Finding the Right Pair of Sunglasses.  The post was in honor of a new ambassador program and relationship I have with VSP Vision Care.  I'm really enjoying working with them. They already happened to be my eye care provider, but there was a ton I didn't know about them, like the fact that they are the … [Read more...]

I showed my true geek colors last summer when I ran into a Zombie from PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies at Getting Gorgeous during my time in New York for BlogHer.  We're huge Plants vs. Zombies fans in our house - we've been playing it for a few years now and it's always a go-to for fun with the kids on our iPads and on our family desktop. So I was … [Read more...]

My kids were so excited to come home to this haul of Halloween goodies from Kmart yesterday! Armed with a $100 gift card, I went over to Kmart to see how many Halloween items from Kmart I could get with the card. Check out everything I was able to get. This is about $95 worth of goods from Kmart: Tons of candy for the trick-or-treaters, … [Read more...]

I just could not resist this one.  Not only is Twix one of Nate's favorite candy bars, it's one of mine too!  I'll clearly be doomed on Halloween night as I usually try and giveaway some sort of candy I can't stand so I'm not tempted.  But this year, I'll be giving away full sized Twix candy bars.  Which may actually prevent my two little ninjas … [Read more...]

Thanks for for sending over these 13 coupon codes and deals to use around the web before Halloween! 1. Spend $25 or more and receive free shipping. 2. Spirit Halloween Get $4.99 flat-rate shipping through Oct. 27 when you spend $75 or more with coupon code SPFRU75. 3. Target Get free shipping from … [Read more...]

It's that time of year again!  Time to shop for Halloween costumes.  (Unless you're the crafty make it yourself type, which I know I'm not.)  Costumes can get expensive so I have a great giveaway for one lucky winner. is sponsoring a giveaway for us - one lucky Mommies with Style winner can enter to win a $100 gift card to … [Read more...]