The Amazing and Heroic Adventures of Super Smize Girl

Mommy Shorts is running a contest with Method called the “METHOD POWER POSE-OFF” and it’s going to pit a bunch of kids’ superpower stances against eachother Justice League Vs. Avengers style. Seeing her pictures of Mazzy posing like a Super Hero, I was itching to do a similar photo shoot with little BB. They have a very similar sass and I had a feeling it … Continue reading The Amazing and Heroic Adventures of Super Smize Girl

Taking pictures of children: the good, the bad and the blessed.

This week I was practically glued to my camera, taking almost 100 pictures a day of the kids as part of the month-long photoberfest challenge at Katie Evans Photography that I am participating in – this week’s theme was simply “kids” and I worked my DSLR butt off trying to get the perfect shot (you can still vote for your favorite picture here today). I … Continue reading Taking pictures of children: the good, the bad and the blessed.

She Knows 2010 Parenting Awards: Who Will Get Your Vote?

Have you heard of the She Knows Parenting Awards? Each year parents are asked to vote for their favorite products, companies and brands. She Knows writes that theĀ “SheKnows Parenting Awards are a direct reflection of our readers’ opinion on specific products. Our goal is to give our readers all the information they need to make the best informed decisions in their everyday lives. All products … Continue reading She Knows 2010 Parenting Awards: Who Will Get Your Vote?

Giveaway: Minimize Morning Madness with Scrubbing Bubbles Extend-a-Clean Power Sprayer! (CLOSED)

I recently received this gift basket from SC Johnson promoting their Scrubbing Bubbles Extend-A-Clean Power Sprayer. My husband, the unofficially appointed Cleaning Guy in our home immediately ran through the bathroom to try it out. He’s been using Scrubbing Bubbles ever since his mother first taught him to clean the bathroom as a kid (clever momma!) so he knew what he was comparing this to. … Continue reading Giveaway: Minimize Morning Madness with Scrubbing Bubbles Extend-a-Clean Power Sprayer! (CLOSED)

i heart faces: SMILE

My bloggy buddy Jen @ Our Daily Big Top encouraged me to enter this in the iheartfaces photo challenge this week. The theme this week is rather fitting – SMILES – little miss BB is certainly donning a big grin in this picture – blackberries are apparently pretty awesome in her book – AND the picture makes me smile, too, so that’s like bonus points, … Continue reading i heart faces: SMILE

Spring Photo Contest: A Perfect Spring Day

When you think of Spring, what do you think of? Beautiful weather finally coming out to play? Flowers blooming? Sweet little babies? Yeah me, too. And I love that this picture kind of represents all of those things. I took it on one of the first “perfect” days this Spring when we were able to shed our jackets and go outside to play. It was … Continue reading Spring Photo Contest: A Perfect Spring Day

Winter Photo Contest: Building The Perfect Snow Ball

It’s time for the Winter Photo Contest at Write From Karen! It’s very easy to enter – just post a picture that best represents winter to you, then link up at Write From Karen. After perusing some of my winter pictures, I decided to enter the following picture, which I took last month while my son was playing in the snow with his daddy. Some … Continue reading Winter Photo Contest: Building The Perfect Snow Ball

i heart faces: happy birthday!

This week’s i heart faces photo challenge is a little different than the normal challenges. They are celebrating their first bloggy birthday next week on January 12th. To kick off the celebration, this week your photo entries will have to have their logo in them somewhere. Confused? Check out more about the guidelines here. I had a lot of fun sneaking their logo into my … Continue reading i heart faces: happy birthday!

Fall Into Reading 2009: Wrap Up

Winter is officially upon us, a fact that seems laughable when we’ve had a foot of snow outside for a few weeks now. But the end of Fall also means the end of the Fall Into Reading challenge hosted by Kat @ Callapidder Days. If you aren’t hip to Kat’s reading challenges, you should be – it’s the epitome of open ended challenges – you … Continue reading Fall Into Reading 2009: Wrap Up