The Social Picnic $500 and Tablet Giveaway #SocialPicnic2

The Social Picnic event is finally here, hosted by This Lil Piglet and Family Approve. To enter the giveaway, the Rafflecopter giveaway form will be located on participating blogs September 1- 12:01 … [Read more...]

Carseat safety with @Britax

Britax Frontier

Carseat safety is a big topic. Even before the American Association of Pediatrics released the recommendation that infants should remain rearfacing until at least two years of age (instead of the … [Read more...]

What’s in store for September…

I know it's only AUGUST, but September is just days away and I am already scheduling posts, so I thought I'd do what any good blogger would do. Blog about it. Here's whats in store for … [Read more...]

Forty Days of Fabulous = 40 Fabulous Prizes {#giveaway 8/28-10/7} #40daysfab

Forty Days of Fabulous

What's the best way to celebrate your big 40 when it's 40 day's after your husband's 40th? A giveaway of course! And Yankee Texas Mom wants to CELEBRATE! So from August 28 - October 7, 2011, we're … [Read more...]

Foto Friday: Quincy’s Beautiful Blues

While her big brother's eyes changed by the end of the first year and have darkened to a deep greenish hazel, Quincy will undoubtedly always have her beautiful blues. … [Read more...]

Foto Friday: Photo Blog Hop

Welcome to Foto Friday hosted by Matter of Cents and Moana Saves. We’re so glad you’re here and we would love for you to join in the fun! Foto Friday is a meme similar to "Wordless Wednesday" where … [Read more...]

Still seeking bloggers to participate in the Fall Giveway Festival (we’re giving away an iPad2)

Fall Festival Giveaway

In just over two weeks, we're participating in a fabulous event with AMAZING prizes! How amazing? How about a iPad2 GRAND PRIZE sponsored by Retail Me Not!! Dozens of blogs are gathering … [Read more...]

The swing incident…

buckle fracture, broken wrist

I think every parent knows it is inevitable, the first broken bone. It's just a matter of WHEN it happens. Mine was at 15. My son's was at 3 3/4. While playing on the playground at his school this … [Read more...]

DAILY ENTRIES! $100 Amazon or Paypal Cash Giveaway! {giveaway ends 9/8}

8 other bloggers and I have teamed up to offer you this fantastic giveaway- $100 Amazon Gift Card OR $100 Paypal Cash…your choice! … [Read more...]

Win a trip for 4 to the opening of Cars Land and a private Jungle Cruise tour skippered by John Lasseter!

From late 1977 through spring 1978, John Lasseter, before becoming chief creative officer at Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios and principal creative advisor for Walt Disney Imagineering, worked … [Read more...]

Cute tops from @Milkstars make breastfeeding & looking fashionable easy!

When I was packing for BlogHer 11 I ran into a bit of a dilemna. My normal "at-home" attire of nursing tanks and yoga pants wasn't going to cut it. And living in Seattle, most of my nursing friendly … [Read more...]

We’ve been nominated for the Best All-Around Mom Blog at {Please vote for us!}

Best Blog Award

I got the most amazing email in my inbox this morning! The Maven of Social Media has been nominated for the Best All-Around Mom Blog at! Would you please vote for us? Just click on the … [Read more...]