My hip & cool Mom style with Enjoy Essential & a giveaway…

Mom Style Tees Giveaway

I don't know about you, but I don't want to be one of those Mom's who people look at and say, yup, she dresses like a mom. Nor do I want to be one of those people who dress too young, HA! You know, like I remember my Mom in the 80's was a true MOM and looked it. I want to look like a cool Mom... like someone who has a great Mom style. This is why I love the hip shirts from Enjoy Essential. You see, they take Mom style to a whole new level … [Read more...]

Help make the world a better place & a My Little Pony Prize Package Giveaway #MLPFriendshipDay

make the world a better place giveaway

*Disclosure - this is a sponsored post. This does not change the fact that all views and opinions are honest and our own.   When I watch my kids play I often wonder what their lives will be as they get older. What kind of people they will be? Will they be the type of person to live their lives without thinking of others or will they be the ones out fighting to make the world a better place? Well, I believe in the end that it all comes … [Read more...]

Breakfast simplified just in time for back-to-school & a Jimmy Dean Giveaway #FindMoreFun

Breakfast Simplified Giveaway

*Disclosure - this is a product-sponsored post. This does not change the fact that all views and opinions are honest and our own, as we abide by all FTC regulations.  Summer has been pretty nice for us. To have that extra time with the kids is priceless. But, that being said, I know back-to-school will be upon us before we know it and with it comes early mornings and the hussle and bussle that goes with it. That is why I am always on the lookout … [Read more...]

$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway


Day in and day out, you all come to Adventures of 8 to read the latest reviews and enter the newest giveaways. Because I am so very thankful for all you do... I have joined with some other bloggers to bring YOU The chance to win a $500 Amazon Gift Card. Co-hosts: Cityrocka's Celebrity Accessories and Gossip Blog • Stylish Adventures with AL • Jenn's Blah Blah Blog • TonieGirl • Avec Amber • Fresh Fit N Healthy • Style Tab •  Handbags + … [Read more...]

Sparkle Farms girls bloomers makes it okay for kids to act like kids and… a *GIVEAWAY*

Bloomers for girls life is easy

Baby Miss and Little Miss love wearing dresses and skirts. They wear them almost every single day and though they look beautiful, they are not always the best things to wear. Especially on days that we go to the playground or school. You see, my girls never seem to be able to stay on their feet, instead they are the ones hanging upside down on the monkey bars, doing hand-stands, and cartwheels. This is why I love Sparkle Farms Girls … [Read more...]

Tips for staying healthy, even with the Summer heat & a **Giveaway**

Vitamin Giveaway

I'm not kidding it is hot out there... ha! But that doesn't mean that we all shouldn't continue our daily healthy routines and to help you, I have come up with some tips for staying healthy, even with the Summer heat. Tips for staying healthy even in the Summer heat: 1. Stay hydrated -  this is a no-brainer folks - water is the most important thing we could do for our bodies. We have a mini-fridge filled with water bottles so that they are … [Read more...]

Tips on how to introduce your dogs to new fetch toys & a **Giveaway**

win new fetch toys

Precious loves fetch toys. I have heard that it is the lab in her coming out, but no matter the reason, she loves chasing toys and bringing them back to us. That all being said, we are very stern on what she can and cannot play with, so when we get new fetch toys for her, we go through a slew of steps to introduce her to her new toys. Just recently, we received the Chuckit! Ultra Sling and we couldn't wait to introduce it to her. Here are my … [Read more...]

Stock up on Shamrock Farms on-the-go milk & a $5,000 back-to-school sweeps


I don't know about you, but we are always on-the-go. Whether we are running to soccer or swimming or from here to there to meet friends, we always seem to be out and about. This is why I am always looking for good choices for our family and am excited about Shamrock Farms new protein-packed, on-the-go regular, chocolate and strawberry milk, now available in Walmart stores nationwide. I love milk, I mean really love milk, but between you and … [Read more...]

Check out the $4.99 Mexican Plate Meal Deal at Taco Cabana & a **GIVEAWAY**

Head to Taco Cabana Meal Deal

I do my best to cook a nice meal for the family each night, but between you and me, sometimes it is nice to just head out to eat. I mean, not having to worry about cooking or cleaning, who could beat it, right? The only problem is that with a family our size, sometimes it can get costly. This is why we are obsessed with Taco Cabana's newest meal deal, where, for a limited time, all TC guests can get a Mexican Plate meal deal complete with a fresh … [Read more...]

Keep kids from getting bored with a Smithsonian activity kits & more mega prize package GIVEAWAY

Learning with Smithsonian activity kits

When visiting Washington, D.C. for Spring break last year we made sure to spend a couple of days at the Smithsonian. I mean, really; it offers some of the best sights, learning, and more for kids. Now, that we are back in San Antonio, I kind of miss that opportunity to just head on downtown, which is why I am super excited to work with the folks at Silver Dolphin Books and their publishing partner, The Smithsonian Institute to help keep my kids … [Read more...]