By Grace Alone Necklace (A Giveaway from DaySpring)

By Grace Alone

I am convinced that I could not make it through a day of my “life as MOM” if were not for God and His Amazing Grace sustaining me and guiding me. In Him I find my courage to face the day.

Today’s giveaway is a beautiful reminder of that truth.

The Foodie Family and the EatSmart Precision Pro Kitchen Scale


As you know we are a family of gluttons foodies. We love to cook. We love to eat. We love to learn about food. Years ago, I read in a cooking magazine that a kitchen scale was essential to proper baking. The reason is that flour weight can vary by manufacturer, so to just add “1 cup” […]

Motor Oil Matters! Win a Free Oil Change


Years ago when I was young, thin, and naive, we blew out the engine in our car due to lack of oil and a 100+ ° day. Expensive mistake. One we try not to make any more.

Mother’s Day Gift Idea: A Gel Pro Mat (& a Giveaway)


Gel Pro Mat: Wicker in Cork Recently, I was sent a GelPro Mat to test out in our kitchen. I had heard about these mats in the past, but had never seen one and I’d certainly never stood on one before. If I had, well, let’s just say, my feet have found new life in […]

Take the Scotch-Brite Bathroom Challenge

3M Scrubfree Challenge

Recently Scotch-Brite contacted me to see if I would be willing to give their bathroom cleaning tools a trial run. Well, seeing as I am Bathroom-Cleaning Challenged, I said, “Absolutely.”

I need all the help I can get!

Giveaway! Green, American Style – an Eco-primer

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**GIVEAWAY CLOSED ** The last giveaway for today is a copy of the new release, Green, American Style: Becoming Earth-Friendly and Reaping the Benefits by Anna M. Clark. In essence, this book is a primer about ecology and conservation, delivered in a way that encourages the reader to learn more and “give green a chance.” […]

Giveaway! Fresh Express Bagged Salad


**GIVEAWAY CLOSED ** Fresh greens are a mom’s best friend. In fact, most days my preferred lunch is a big green salad. It’s an easy, nutritious lunch that helps me feel good about how I’m eating. And, often, it’s a regular party in the mouth. While homegrown lettuces are best, not all of us have […]

Giveaway! V-8 Fusion Beach Picnic Basket

V8 Beach Basket

**GIVEAWAY CLOSED ** Are you ready for summer? The weather’s warming up and as I told you yesterday, it pays to be prepared. In order to save money and make great memories with your peeps, preparation is the key. And having food and fun at the ready is one of the things I love to […]