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Back To School Tech Sweepstakes! Win an HP 14″ Chromebook PC or other prizes!

BTS Giveaway

Welcome to the Back To School Tech Sweepstakes! At Mom Powered Media, we believe in higher education and want to help our network readers get there. To help you do just that, we are giving one lucky reader a $500 Visa Gift Card and HP 14″ Chromebook PC. There will also be 20 second place winners to take home Back To School Prize Packages. So what are you waiting for? Let's get BTS ready, … [Continue Reading...]

Hen’s Friday #Giveaway Linky 6/27 – 7/3

ahenshest friday giveaway linky

Happy Friday! Summer has finally kicked in and we've been having warm stormy days. Pie and I aare planning a fun girl's day out with my cousin and her daughter - I can't wait to spend some time together - we see so little of each other these days! I hope you all are enjoying your summer so far! Have a wonderful weekend and as always, thanks for stopping by! Please add the giveaway end date to … [Continue Reading...]

Happily Ever After with Meow Mix® & Fresh Step® #WalmartLovesCats


This post brought to you by Fresh Step and Meow Mix. All opinions are 100% mine. Steve has really enjoyed his Meow Mix® Tender Centers Salmon & Turkey Flavors with Vitality Bursts. Wanna know how I'm absolutely sure? Because my Snarfling Hog managed to eat an entire 13.5 pound bag of cat food in less than 4 weeks. That's in addition to his twice a week container of Meow Mix®Tender Favorites … [Continue Reading...]

Kaeng Raeng 3-Day Detox Cleanse Review

Kaeng Raeng 3-Day Detox

This post brought to you by Kaeng Raeng. All opinions are 100% mine. I wasn't sure what to expect from using a detox system. For one thing, I just 'knew' I'd probably spend the three days miserable and starving. I was really worried that I wouldn't have the willpower to complete my first day, let alone three! It turned out to be a better experience than I had … [Continue Reading...]

Tomisms: Funny things my son posts on Facebook #1


So, as  a mom of older kids, I don't get to share adorable photos of them blowing spit bubbles and running around with chubby cheeks and pigtails. I do however have two amazing and funny human beings hanging around that I'm lucky enough to call my children -- one in middle school and one who just finished his first year of college and is currently in his room screaming into his Xbox headset -- … [Continue Reading...]

GNC is Helping you Beat Average Everyday #BeatAverage

GNC Beat Average Brandy Ellen

This post brought to you by GNC. All opinions are 100% mine. GNC started as the “General Nutrition Center” nearly 80 years ago in Pittsburgh as a place to go to live well and perform at your best. Today, GNC continues to help people beat average everyday with health and wellness products in addition to tips that will guide you along the way. GNC offers a wide range of … [Continue Reading...]

Throwback Thursday : Storybook Land #tbt

Storybook Land - Three Men in a Tub 1980's

I found these gems from the 1980's and thought they would be perfect for Throwback Thursday. I'm fairly certain this is a place called Storybook Land and I "think" it's one that is/was located in South Dakota. Since I'm wearing the same lovely outfit from our visit to Dinosaur Park, also located in South Dakota, I can only assume I'm remembering the right location. After seeing that post, Mom … [Continue Reading...]

10 foolproof plants for kids to grow this summer

10 foolproof plants for kids to grow this summer

We have always encouraged our kids to love the outdoors, and one way to get kids interested is by letting them grow a small garden of their own. Whether they want to grow flowers, vegetables or fruits -- kids love playing in the dirt! My favorite Bird & Garden Magazine, Birds & Blooms , just put out a top 10 list of plants for kids to grow this summer, so I had to share. We have grown … [Continue Reading...]