Goodbye Mama Bee Does, a new chapter in life brings a new blog name- A Blender Mom

Blogs change all the time. Some for the better- some not so much. I’m hoping this change for me puts me in the success stories category. This blog was started on Blogspot in 2007. I was coupon clipping mama b back then. Then I abandoned the blogspot ship for Word Press and re-branded as Thrifty… [Continue Reading]

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Special announcement we have- May the 4th be with us #babyannouncement #StarWarsDay

It’s Star Wars day. May the 4th be with us. Jersey Boy and I have an announcement we have been excitedly awaiting to share with everyone today… Oh sith! A bump in the force there has been! Pregnant I am. The reaction from my 8 year old at the end of the video had us… [Continue Reading]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pizza cake

Before taking a trip last weekend I had a cake order for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cake to make for a sweet little girl that we had the pleasure of meeting in my youngest sons kindergarten class. She was also on the basketball team and track team with my son. I wanted her to… [Continue Reading]

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Pinterest Pin worthy? Vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner

I saw a pin on Pinterest where she used hot white vinegar and Dawn to clean the tub. She let it set an hour or two and then wiped it down. Clean tub with no scrubbing? Yes please! So I got around to trying this out a couple weeks ago. So is this pin really… [Continue Reading]

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Want a workout but can’t afford the gym? Try no cost BeFit workouts

I have a few workout DVDs that I use. I have Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels, Walk Away the Lbs., Lindsay Brin DVDs but still I like to keep things mixed up and not doing the same workouts week after week. Towards the end of my Shaklee 180 journey I came across BeFit. Lionsgate BeFit is… [Continue Reading]

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Becoming a stepmom without becoming a step monster #blendedfamily #stepparenting

Being a stepmom terrifies me. The experiences I had with people who were step parents or had step parents most of the time didn’t always end up in the best of relationships. I loved my step dad though, he was the best. I don’t know a lot of men that choose to start a new…  Continue Reading

AfterShokz Trekz titanium wireless headphones ($129.99) review & #giveaway #beopen

In a house with three children adjusting to living all together in a new house leaves me in search of my music some days. I listen to music while I work at the computer and when I would go for my run. I had the name brand comes with the smartphone earbuds but they hurt…  Continue Reading

Goodbye Mama Bee Does, a new chapter in life brings a new blog name- A Blender Mom

Blogs change all the time. Some for the better- some not so much. I’m hoping this change for me puts me in the success stories category. This blog was started on Blogspot in 2007. I was coupon clipping mama b back then. Then I abandoned the blogspot ship for Word Press and re-branded as Thrifty…  Continue Reading

PinkBlush maternity dress review & $75 giveaway

Just like all the upgrades in baby products since I had my two boys maternity clothes seem to have changed a lot as well. I hated buying maternity clothes with my other two pregnancies. I felt like my wardrobe back then was more about function (just keeping me covered all three trimesters) and less about…  Continue Reading

Team USA- Power their dreams with P&G #LetsPowerTheirDreams

Did your family watch the opening ceremony for The Olympic Games tonight? My youngest is ready to watch the swim sports, he wants to be like the Team USA divers (swim) team. This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/ Walmart; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. My youngest fella loves the water. Of…  Continue Reading