20+ Fun Winter Activities for Kids

Winter is just around the corner. That doesn’t mean that all of the fun activities have to end! Below are over 20 winter activities that will entertain both young and older children alike! . Credit: Decorate and eat string cheese snowmen! .. Credit: Crafts by Amanda Make this adorable cardboard tube polar bear! . Credit: 30 Minute Crafts Create an Olaf in a Snow Storm bottle! . Credit: Hungry…


Poise Impressa Helps Stop Leaks Before They Happen!

  . After you have a child, your body changes. One of those changes, for me, was stress urinary incontinence (SUI). When it first started to happen, I was incredibly embarrassed. I didn’t know who to discuss it with, and I didn’t want to bring it up with my mom or my significant other. I noticed that the leaking became worse when I walked longer than 5 minutes at a…


Bella’s Halloween 2015 Costume Reveal — HINT: BANANA

Disclosure: I received a costume from Costume Discounters free of charge in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. No other compensation was received. . This is Halloween. This is Halloween. Halloween Halloween Halloween Ahhh!! I have been looking forward to Halloween since November 1st, 2014. Everything about the month of October (which I believe should just be renamed Halloween) is awesomesauce.  Pumpkins, scarecrows, skeletons, frankenstein, monsters,…


Why I Recommend Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Walt Disney World!

What little girl has never dreamed of becoming a princess? Sure, she can play dress up in the comfort of her own home, but there is nothing like visiting the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Walt Disney World (and Disneyland). Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is a place where little girls turn into royal princesses and is located in the World of Disney store at Disney Springs and inside the gradiose Cinderella’s Castle at Magic Kingdom. …


Happy Fall, Y’all!

We are FINALLY back in the month of October – my second favorite month. Sorry, December wins cause…ya know, it has my birthday, my boyfriend’s birthday, and Christmas. 😛 As the image above quotes – I am SO glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. While fall begins in September, it doesn’t feel like fall until the calendar says October 1st. What comes to mind when you…


Take a Look at These Printable Birthday Party Invitations!

As some of you may know, I created my very own Etsy shop called AmbanyDesigns back in April where I sell customized printable birthday party invitations. I thoroughly enjoy designing them! I’m constantly adding new designs, and I’m always open to suggestions! I wanted to create invitations that would make the birthday kid smile from ear-to-ear and the invitees want something similar for their parties.  Each of my invitations cost only $7….


Frozen Bedroom Must-Haves!

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links where I receive a small commission per purchase at no extra cost to you. If you have a little girl between the ages of 2 and 7 (give or take), chances are…they’re a Frozen fanatic! They want every bit of merchandise that the sisters are plastered on, and perhaps — they even want a Frozen themed bedroom! Below are some products to help…


First Week of Kindergarten!

Ahhh…the first day of Kindergarten. The day we all dread and look forward to. While I looked forward to getting a 7 hour break to work on my blog and complete household chores, I knew I would miss her terribly. Bella’s first day of Kindergarten was on Wednesday, for just 2 1/2 hours. Her school is approximately 12 blocks from our new house in NYC. We’re from suburban Tennessee and are…


Happy 150th Birthday, Carter’s! Find Out How You Can Win a $150 Carter’s Gift Card!

I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Carter’s. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. . Who else loves birthdays? They leave such a happy feeling in my heart! Carter’s, one of my all-time favorite children’s clothing brands, is celebrating their *wait for it*…150th birthday!! .   To celebrate their epic 150th birthday milestone, Carter’s is hosting a sweepstakes where…


August 2015 Blog Statistics and Earnings Report

I have been wanting to do a monthly statistics and earnings report, but being the procrastinator that I am…it stayed in draft form until the middle/end of the month when I finally just deleted it. August was quite the busy month, as I was prepping for my move 1,100 miles away from everything that I have ever known — to NYC. Even though I was incredibly assiduous during the month…


5 Back to College Tips from a Natural Sciences Major

  Back to college season always brings back intense memories. It’s normally a time where young adults are purchasing their own school supplies and dorm room essentials and traveling to where they’ll be spending the next four years of their life. Six years ago, I was not only preparing for my freshman year of college — but a baby, as well. I remember that moment in my life very clearly. I remember…


Too Cool For Drool Hop [Ends 9/14]

Welcome to the Too Cool for Drool Giveaway Hop, hosted by The Mommy Island and The Kids Did It! Each blogger has a giveaway prize valued at $15 or more.  . Beautifully BellaFaith will be giving away a Johnson’s Bathtime Essentials Set, valued at $19.99! It includes Johnson’s Baby Head-to-Toe Wash, Baby Lotion, Baby Powder, Baby Shampoo, Bubble Bath, Desitin Diaper Rash Cream and 55-count safety swabs.   Entry-Form An InLinkz Link-up…