This Wednesday, I will be heading to Nashville! I am attending a blogging conference called Blissdom! Whenever I head to blogging conferences, I always think, “Oh my gosh, I have nothing to wear!” Well, this time, I have some really cute outfits! I have a clothing sponsor for Blissdom that just happens to be my favorite clothing store…DownEast Basics! I had the chance to head to my local store and pick out 2 outfits, for my trip! My closest store is at Arrowhead Towne Center. Every time I go in there, I walk out with at least one item. I… Read More
UPDATE: CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED! If you’ve been a follower of Phoenix Mom Blog for awhile, you will be familiar with Angie’s Kettle Corn! They were one of the awesome sponsors for my trip to BlogHer, last August. Angie’s now has Valentine’s snack packs available at Target! Each package contains 20 .5oz snack sized bags and costs only $5.99. Plus, the snack pack includes 20 customizable stickers to decorate the bags! My son has quite a few allergies in his class. With Angie’s, only 4 ingredients are used. So, there is no need to worry about some of his friends being… Read More
Babbo Coupon. There is a $5 off coupon for one of my favorite dining spots! Head over to Babbo’s Facebook page, like them and then have access to a $5/$25 coupon! Babbo has locations in Surprise, Cave Creek, Arrowhead and Phoenix!
My family was invited to check out a new indoor play area, for kids. PlayGrounds Fun Zone & Cafe is located near 83rd avenue and Union Hills, in Glendale. PlayGrounds had plenty to keep my 7 and 4 year old busy. Everytime I looked up they were scurrying back to this spot. They just kept waving and smiling. I new they were having fun because they weren’t fighting! The boys loved this double slide. It gave them a chance to race each other. Boys can be so competitive! After about an hour, they worked up quite an appetite. The… Read More
Coca-Cola and Walmart have teamed up to support Coca-Cola’s Arctic Home awareness campaign. Walmart will be offering exclusive 28 packs of Coke sold only at participating Walmart locations (while supplies last), and a fabulous hourly Walmart instant win through My Coke Rewards. With purchase of the coke 28 packs, you can visit ArcticHome.comto be entered for a chance to win a $100 Walmart gift card. One card will be given away every hour through December 31st! Be sure to stop by the website and enter, no purchase necessary but you need to be a My Coke Rewards member. Be sure… Read More
Every year around the holidays, I try and figure out what desserts to make. I am constantly looking all over the internet and through my cookbooks. Well, I found an amazing recipe in my grandmothers old cookbook. When she passed away, I was lucky enough to snag it! It is compiled of a mish mash of recipes that were scribbled down on napkins, clipped from newspapers and torn out of magazines. The recipe I decided on was Sour Cream Lemon Pound Cake. It sounded amazing. So, I decided to give it a try. I even found my grandmother’s old bundt pan,… Read More