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Help Fight Hunger

Did you know that 1 in 6 American's struggle with hunger??  Heartbreaking and clearly there's lots that we can all do to help make a difference. My kids and I pack food each month from our local food bank that goes out to children in need at our local elementary schools. It's a great way for us to give back and for my kids to get involved in the efforts too. Walmart has committed to helping fight hunger by donating  $3.7 million in grants to participating Feeding America food … [Read More]

Yogurt Recipe Substitution Guide

Yogurt Substitution Swap Guide for Recipes

Love the idea of using Yogurt instead of many other "less healthy" options in recipes. It's a simply swap out that really packs in nutrition. Have you tried baking with yogurt yet? I've been using it with scrambled eggs instead of milk to create the most marvelous fluffy eggs. Yum! Stonyfield tipped me off to the concept of using their yogurt when scrambling eggs this summer when attending the Walmart Shareholder's meeting and devoured the most delicious egg burrito that had been made … [Read More]

Harvest Floral Centerpiece with Cauldron

Easy 90 second Harvest Centerpiece with Halloween Cauldron & Leaf Garland

Looking for a super simple and easy centerpiece for Fall? Check out our Harvest Cauldron idea. Honestly, you can put this together in under 90 seconds. In my house, my kids love when I add a touch of Halloween to all of our Autumn Harvest decor so I simply combined our harvest florals with classic black Halloween cauldron. 90 Second Autumn Harvest Centerpiece Forget those complicated Martha Stewart style centerpieces. My entire project cost under $12 and I was able to do this in 90 … [Read More]

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Talking Sleep Rituals on the TODAY Show with JOHNSON’S® Baby #WMTMoms

So exciting! This morning I was able to chat with a panel of experts on The TODAY Show about sleep rituals and bedtime routines for babies and children. I attended the show with Vice President of Research & Development at JOHNSON'S® Baby, Tara Glasgow, and TODAY pediatrician Dr. Renna! Visiting 30 Rock live for a segment was so cool - they did my hair and makeup and got us all pretty for live TV with Kathie Lee and Hoda too! Being there was totally surreal! In my experience, having … [Read More]

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Fave Photos & Video: Halloween on the High Seas #DisneyCruise #DCLHalloween #DCLPhotos

Sailing the Disney Dream this past weekend to celebrate their new Halloween on the High Seas offerings on all their ships was FANTASTIC. Check out our Disney Cruise Halloween on the High Seas Video and Photos below for a peek at some of our fave moments from the trip.  Our 3 night 3 day cruise was a total whirlwind. I can't believe how much we packed into our adventure! I highly recommend the 3 night cruise as it is such an incredible value for families - with just a little amount of time … [Read More]

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Crest Sensi New Treatment Option for Sensitive Teeth

Crest has just launched a giant innovation in oral care with their new Crest Sensi strips that help provide relief to sensitive teeth. Super easy to use and they provide immediate relief. We received a box to sample since I have a handful of teeth sensitivity issues that come and go. Do you have sensitive teeth? If so, these are worth a try and again are TOTALLY innovative as nothing like this exists for sensitive teeth. On numerous occasions I've wound up at the dentist afraid of a … [Read More]

#WishPower Straight Talk

Straight Talk’s Give a Minute, Help @MakeAWish Program #StraightTalkTesters #WishPower #Giveaway

Partnering with a company that uses social media for social good feels great. I'm loving this Give a Minute, Help Make-A-Wish campaign happening right now with Straight Talk. They've created the EASIEST ways for you to help them raise up to $1 million for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Trigger a $1 Donation from Straight Talk to Make-A-Wish Basically, if you do any of the following this September, you'll trigger a $1 donation from Straight Talk to Make-A-Wish: 1. By visiting a … [Read More]

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Styling Shoes for Fall under $10

Do you like to freshen up your seasonal Fall Wardrobe? What key pieces do you like to buy? I love snapping up new leggings, scarves, and shoes so I can transform existing outfits and create a few new ones altogether.  Faded Glory at Walmart has all kinds of super cute trendy flats for under $10. I picked up these 3 pairs to style my Fall outfits. LOVE THEM!  Fall Flats under $10 Aren't these cute? I'm loving the golds and silvers this season. They add a real pop to casual outfits and dress … [Read More]

Amazing Books to help you have the sex talk with kids

Amazing Books to help you have “The Sex Talk” with Kids

With kids who are 6 and 8, I’m starting to think about HOW and WHEN I’ll need to sit down and have “The Talk” with them about the birds and the bees. I’m loving the incredibly illustrated books from Candlewick Press that dive into “The Sex Talk”- with cartoon style images and comic style illustrations discussing both kids changing bodies and just how babies are made. As a kid, I can remember, the first time my Mom ever touched the topic was by getting out a colorful picture book … [Read More]

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Hard Candy Eye Shadows for Fall

I first fell in love with Hard Candy cosmetics last spring. They are classy, affordable and super functional. This fall your can freshen up your beauty routine with seasonal eye shadows to make your eyes really pop. I'm loving the Hard Candy Eye Shadow cosmetics kit that comes complete with a mirror all for only $6. Hard Candy beauty supplies are sold exclusively at Walmart . I love their entire line of affordable quality make up. They have all kinds of trendy brilliant shades at prices I … [Read More]

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A Mother Daughter Adventure at The Rio 2 World Premiere #Rio2

I’m so excited to share more photos and details about our most AMAZING experience at the Rio 2 Movie Premiere and Concert After Party  in Miami at the Fontainebleau Hotel. Rio 2 releases in theaters everywhere on April 11th.  We saw all the movie stars arrive on the blue carpet and soaked up all the Read more [...]

10 Must Do Activities and Attractions at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter #universalorlando #harrypotter

10 Must Do Attractions and Activities at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter @UniversalORL #UniversalOrlando

Calling all Harry Potter fans! When you make the pilgrimage to Universal Orlando, arriving at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is like stepping into the pages of the book or onto the set of the movie. Incredible! I promise you’ll love every second of your visit.  My entire family is wild for all Read more [...]

The Cove Atlantis Resort Review Photo and Video

Insider Video and Photo Tour: The Cove at Atlantis Review

The Cove at Atlantis Review. Take a peek at our Video and Photo tour of The Cove at the Atlantis Resort. Deciding where to stay at the expansive and luxurious Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas can be an overwhelming decision as there are a wide variety of options and price points. We Read more [...]

How To Save Money Booking Disney Cruise Vacation

Disney Insider Secrets: 6 Tips on How To Get the Best Price on a Disney Cruise

Take a peek at our Disney Insider Secrets as we share 6 Tips on How To Get the Best Price on a Disney Cruise. Disney Cruise vacations are fun for the entire family – no matter the age! Personally, I’ve sailed on 3 Disney Cruise ships – the Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream, and the Disney Fantasy. Disney Read more [...]

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Behind the Scenes: Red Carpet Interviews at the Space Warriors Movie Premiere

Attending the Space Warriors premiere at Space Camp and the U.S. Rocket Center in Alabama to cover red carpet interviews for Walmart is definitely one of the coolest projects that ClassyMommy has ever been assigned. 7 year old Kenzie joined me for our red carpet interviews with the cast too. She found Read more [...]

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Top 10 Reasons Kids Love the Four Seasons New York City #FSFamily

When traveling with my children, I love the luxury and personalized service that Four Seasons offers – and so do my kids. Our hotel feels like a home away from home when we’re staying at the Four Seasons.  That “at home” feeling is huge for kids and makes family travel SO easy when a resort or hotel Read more [...]

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Honeydukes Candy Shop at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Photos galore! Honeydukes sweet shop was one of my favorite spots to experience “off the pages” of the Harry Potter books on our recent trip since not only could you see every thing you read about or watched in the movies, but you could also literally taste the candy creations as well making it Read more [...]

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The Disney Tangled 5K

This morning was extra magical when I ran the Tangled Royal Family 5K with 6 year old Kenzie. She found the race thrilling as expected. Kenzie says she absolutely, “LOVED IT so much – every second of it – especially the medal! ” She was extra adorable in her super cute skirt and smiled the whole way. Read more [...]