WINTER’S TALE “Valentine’s Day Prize Pack” Sweepstakes

Winter's Tale Movie Giveaway

Disclosure: This is a “sponsored post.” The company who sponsored it compensated Social Savvy Mom via a cash payment, gift, or giveaway. Opinions expressed herein are that of the author and are not indicative of  the opinions or positions of the sponsor. This Valentine’s Day don’t miss Akiva Goldsman’s story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil WINTER’S TALE! Coming to theaters, … [Read more...]

Road Trip Tips & Packed London Fog Travel Bag Giveaway

Road Trip Travel Tips

Road trips always make me a little antsy, I tend to worry about all of the what-ifs. What if we get a flat, what if we get stuck on the road, do we have enough snacks, do I have what I need if someone gets sick... yada, yada, yada. So that I wont worry myself and Troy sick, I keep an emergency bag full of "Boy Mom Essentials", including a change of clothes for at least two boys. Thankfully, State Farm has compiled some … [Read more...]

A Simple Plan – Family Homeschool Planner

Mardel Homeschool Planning

***We are also giving away a $100 Gift Card for Mardel Christian & Education onThe Homeschool Lounge*** It's that time of year...already. Time to start planning for the coming homeschool year! I like to have planners figured out and filled in early. {I'm a planner} My personal and homeschool planners are something I start searching for at the beginning of the summer. As year round homeschoolers, I like to schedule … [Read more...]

Official LEGO® YouTube Channel & $1000 LEGO® Giveaway

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With a house full of boys, ages 5, 7, 9 and 11, LEGO® are an integral part of every day life. Our boys play, learn and grow with LEGO®.Last week we were introduced to what felt like LEGO® heaven, the Official LEGO® channel on YouTube with over 500 videos, and new videos added daily! Kids {and parents} get to go behind the scenes, watch vintage LEGO® videos, get inspired, entertained and see the newest LEGO® video shorts. … [Read more...]

Twenty Essential Kitchen Tools & A Rachael Ray Giveaway

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It's true what they say, the kitchen is the heart of the home. I feel the greatest sense of accomplishment when I can feed my family a healthy, wholesome, home cooked meal. I used to wonder why my grandmothers were always in the kitchen cooking and making it their mission to get food into our tummies. Now I get it! Unfortunately, I'm not much of a cook. I can bake like a pro but when it comes to the meat and … [Read more...]

How Important is a Healthy Confident Smile? #Giveaway

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Through the daily grind of motherhood, we are forever cleaning, carpooling, moving, working, teaching and refereeing. It's easy to frown, to feel worn out and spent. Feelings of frustration and distress can easily come across to our children as they look upon our facial expressions. There is one simple, quick, and effective way to make yourself feel better and make those around you feel better too.... just smile! Smiling … [Read more...]

2012 London Olympics – Apps, Educational Resources & Giveaway

London Olympics

 The arrival of the Summer Olympic Games are always an exciting time throughout the world. From the Opening Ceremony to the drama, triumph, and defeat of the games themselves, there is never a dull moment. This year the Olympics are in London, the city that many lovingly call the greatest city in the world and I would have to agree. I have been blessed to visit London many times and it is the one place in the world I … [Read more...]