Frugal and Fun Mom/ Florida Mom Blog, Recipes, Crafts, Family Fun http://www.frugalandfunmom.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:30:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Last Minute Shopping at the Mall at UTC Sarasota & Christmas Traditions! #MyUTCHolidayhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/shopping-mall-utc-sarasota/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/shopping-mall-utc-sarasota/#comments Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:35:47 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=27025 Last Minute Shopping at the Mall at UTC Sarasota & Christmas Traditions! #MyUTCHoliday

Thank you to the Mall at UTC Sarasota for sponsoring this post about Shopping for last-minute gifts and Christmas traditions. Each holiday season my family purchases special Christmas ornaments for one another, shops wish lists, and visits the special Santa Display inside of the local mall. This year we decided to add some new activities to the [... Read More with Links ...]

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Hot Wheels Extreme Action Sharkruiser Car Review!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/hot-wheels-extreme-action-sharkruiser-car-review/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/hot-wheels-extreme-action-sharkruiser-car-review/#comments Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:08:08 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=27011 Hot Wheels Extreme Action Sharkruiser Car Review!

Thanks to Toy State, I was given a Hot Wheels Extreme Action Sharkruiser to review here on Frugal and Fun Mom. I have to say that as soon as my toddler saw this, he immediately laid claim to the toy car and has been enjoying playtime with it. This vehicle is pretty neat since it chomps its teeth, [... Read More with Links ...]

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Beauty Routine Tips for The Holidays! Plus 5 – $100 BJ’s Wholesale Club Gift Cards Giveaway!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/beauty-tips-holidays-winter-suave-moroccan/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/beauty-tips-holidays-winter-suave-moroccan/#comments Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:12:26 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26982 Beauty Routine Tips for The Holidays! Plus 5 – $100 BJ’s Wholesale Club Gift Cards Giveaway!

The following is sponsored by Lunchbox on behalf of Suave Moroccan Infusion Shine Shampoo & Conditioner. Opinions and beauty tips are that of my own. As a Wife and Mom the holidays are CRAZY and I need a Beauty Routine that can be done quickly.  Since I have a ton of shopping, family dinners along with Christmas recitals, I [... Read More with Links ...]

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Family-Friendly TV and Movies Together at Feeln! Get 50% off Holiday Entertainment!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/stream-family-friendly-movies-feeln-rainbow-brite/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/stream-family-friendly-movies-feeln-rainbow-brite/#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:33:35 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26943 Family-Friendly TV and Movies Together at Feeln! Get 50% off Holiday Entertainment!

The following is a sponsored post on behalf of Feeln Movies Together. Opinions expressed are that of my own. Over the next couple of weeks I am going to have 3 kiddos on vacation that will be looking for entertainment. Thankfully, I have found an easy solution for this by watching Movies Together and streaming at Feeln. Feeln is [... Read More with Links ...]

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Nuby Easy Clean Soap Dispensing Bottle Brush with Suction Base Review!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/nuby-easy-clean-soap-dispensing-bottle-brush-with-suction-base-review/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/nuby-easy-clean-soap-dispensing-bottle-brush-with-suction-base-review/#comments Mon, 15 Dec 2014 01:08:32 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26950 Nuby Easy Clean Soap Dispensing Bottle Brush with Suction Base Review!

“Frugal and Fun Mom is a part the Nuby Parent Blogger program.  The site did not receive any compensation for this post, although as part of this program contributors may receive items to sample or review. Opinions expressed about the Nuby Easy Clean Soap Dispensing Bottle Brush with Suction Base is that of the contributors.”   Thanks [... Read More with Links ...]

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Chuggington: Snow Rescue DVD Review! Plus FREE Coloring Sheets!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/chuggington-snow-rescue-out-on-dvd-plus-free-coloring-sheets/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/chuggington-snow-rescue-out-on-dvd-plus-free-coloring-sheets/#comments Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:14:21 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26931 Chuggington: Snow Rescue DVD Review! Plus FREE Coloring Sheets!

Looking for a stocking stuffer or a gift for a preschooler? Here is a DVD that they are sure to love this holiday season. Thanks to Anchor Bay Entertainment, I was given a copy of Chuggington’s newest DVD called “Chuggington: Snow Rescue”. Chuggington is a contemporary CGI-animated TV series created for preschoolers, that is shown daily on [... Read More with Links ...]

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Introducing My Sister Sarah and Nuby Parent Blogger Product Reviews!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/sarah-nuby-parent-blogger-product-reviews/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/sarah-nuby-parent-blogger-product-reviews/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:40:50 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26913 Introducing My Sister Sarah and Nuby Parent Blogger Product Reviews!

As you may recall, I have been working as a Nuby Parent Blogger since Little Man was a WEE Newborn. Well he is growing up and a toddler now, and has outgrown the infant products. However, my youngest sister Sarah recently had a baby and has graciously offered to step up to start reviewing a few of the items as well. She will be [... Read More with Links ...]

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Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 4! #SnowyHolidayhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/kissimmee-florida-fun-spot-american-girl-doll-store-orlando/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/kissimmee-florida-fun-spot-american-girl-doll-store-orlando/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:05:28 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26548 Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 4! #SnowyHoliday

I was provided complimentary accommodations and free access to certain locations for the Snowy Holiday Experience Kissimmee Event. I have now arrived at day 4 and my final posting for the #SnowyHoliday event. Reliving the Holiday and Christmas Experiences in Kissimmee Florida has been so much fun, and my daughter and I are so thankful to the group at Experience Kissimmee [... Read More with Links ...]

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Poinsettia Christmas Wreath with Letter! An Artificial DIY Craft!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/poinsettia-christmas-wreath-craft/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/poinsettia-christmas-wreath-craft/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:22:46 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26867 Poinsettia Christmas Wreath with Letter! An Artificial DIY Craft!

I recently put together a Poinsettia Christmas Wreath for my front door, and I am really excited about the results. This is actually made from a basic wreath I had bought years ago from Home Interiors and it came with the pine cones already attached along with holly berries, sparkly eucalyptus and cedar. To finish it [... Read More with Links ...]

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Encantada Resort in Kissimmee Florida Review!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/encantada-resort-in-kissimmee-orlando-florida-review/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/encantada-resort-in-kissimmee-orlando-florida-review/#comments Sat, 06 Dec 2014 14:51:32 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26831 Encantada Resort in Kissimmee Florida Review!

I was provided complimentary accommodations as part of an Experience Kissimmee Event. Opinions expressed about this location are that of my own. On a recent trip to the Kissimmee Area, my daughter and I stayed at the Encantada Resort. Our accommodations included a Luxury Villa with 2 bedrooms, full size Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, and 2 [... Read More with Links ...]

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Peppermint Bark Cheesecake! Easy Recipe Addition to A Favorite Dessert!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/peppermint-bark-cheesecake-recipe-saralee-pacific-rim-riesling/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/peppermint-bark-cheesecake-recipe-saralee-pacific-rim-riesling/#comments Fri, 05 Dec 2014 17:45:55 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26812 Peppermint Bark Cheesecake!  Easy Recipe Addition to A Favorite Dessert!

Thank you to Pacific Rim Riesling for providing me with Sara Lee product coupons and recipes plus samples of their products. This content is intended for those 21 years and older. If you choose to drink alcohol, enjoy it responsibly and please do not drink and drive. If you are looking to add a festive twist to your favorite [... Read More with Links ...]

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Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 3! #SnowyHolidayhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/kissimmee-florida-christmas-seaworld-now-snowing-celebration/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/kissimmee-florida-christmas-seaworld-now-snowing-celebration/#comments Thu, 04 Dec 2014 01:02:34 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26526 Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 3! #SnowyHoliday

I was provided complimentary accommodations and access to the events for the Snowy Holiday Experience Kissimmee Event. As part of the #SnowyHoliday event, I have already shared 2 AMAZING days filled with Holiday and Christmas Experiences in the Kissimmee Florida area. I am now going to share DAY 3 and the up close and personal moments my daughter and I had with the [... Read More with Links ...]

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Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad! #TexasPete A Perfect Taco Night Side! #Adhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/spicy-roasted-corn-black-bean-salad-texaspete/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/12/spicy-roasted-corn-black-bean-salad-texaspete/#comments Tue, 02 Dec 2014 15:21:34 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26650 Spicy Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad! #TexasPete A Perfect Taco Night Side! #Ad

This post is brought to you by Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine.   The next time you are a bit stuck on what to serve along side your main course on Mexican Night, simply pull this easy recipe together created with Texas Pete Hot Sauce Sriracha CHA. Texas Pete provides flare to dishes by either [... Read More with Links ...]

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Staying Active and Warm As A Family In Hanes Fleece! #HanesFleecehttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/hanes-fleece-boys-girls-men-women-warm-active/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/hanes-fleece-boys-girls-men-women-warm-active/#comments Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:54:11 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26609 Staying Active and Warm As A Family In Hanes Fleece! #HanesFleece

We are an extremely active family whether heading to school, practice, or to local events. Just because it is cold outside doesn’t mean we are going to slow down, and having a comfortable way to keep ourselves warm is a definite requirement. Recently we were given a variety of Hanes Fleece products for my family to wear this [... Read More with Links ...]

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Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 2! #SnowyHolidayhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/kissimmee-christmas-mickeys-very-merry-ucancook-chocolate-kingdom/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/kissimmee-christmas-mickeys-very-merry-ucancook-chocolate-kingdom/#comments Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:38:47 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26522 Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 2! #SnowyHoliday

I was provided complimentary accommodations and access to the events for the Snowy Holiday Experience Kissimmee Event. A few days ago, I shared “Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 1“. Well I am happy to report that Day 2 was just as exciting and filled with lots of YUMMY treats and MAGICAL experiences. Little [... Read More with Links ...]

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Dressing Up My Holidays With Kohl’s! Festive Clothing and Entertaining! #FindYourYeshttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/dressing-up-kohls-holidays-clothing-entertaining/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/dressing-up-kohls-holidays-clothing-entertaining/#comments Fri, 28 Nov 2014 22:27:13 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26605 Dressing Up My Holidays With Kohl’s! Festive Clothing and Entertaining! #FindYourYes

Thanks to Kohl’s, I was sent a Gift Card to shop their Winter Collection and Dress Up My Holidays. As you can tell I put the items to good use, and all opinions expressed are that of my own. This year, I am trying to make things a bit simpler when it comes to entertaining over the [... Read More with Links ...]

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Moms Meet WOW Summit 2014 – Laughing, Learning, and Sampling! #WOWSummithttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/momsmeet-wowsummit-orlando/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/momsmeet-wowsummit-orlando/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:35:07 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26530 Moms Meet WOW Summit 2014 – Laughing, Learning, and Sampling! #WOWSummit

I was provided a complimentary pass along with hotel accommodations to cover the Moms Meet WOW Summit. Since July of this year I have shared that I would be attending the Moms Meet WOW Summit in Orlando, Florida. Well the weekend came, and Moms/Mom Bloggers (including myself), attended an AWESOME event that showcased a variety of speakers, break-out sessions, and [... Read More with Links ...]

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6 Reasons Why The Shark Rotator Powered Lift-Away Upright Vac is AWESOME!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/shark-rotator-powered-lift-away-upright-vac-vacuum-review/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/shark-rotator-powered-lift-away-upright-vac-vacuum-review/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:49:44 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26508 6 Reasons Why The Shark Rotator Powered Lift-Away Upright Vac is AWESOME!

Thanks to Shark for providing my family with a complimentary Shark Rotator Powered Lift-Away Upright Vacuum Cleaner. Opinions expressed in this review are that of my own. OK so I have to make a bit of a confession, I like to vacuum. Vacuuming is relaxing, it gets my home clean, and there is just something [... Read More with Links ...]

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Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 1! #SnowyHolidayhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/holidays-kissimmee-florida-gaylord-palms-christmas/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/holidays-kissimmee-florida-gaylord-palms-christmas/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:53:49 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26517 Things To Do Around The Holidays in Kissimmee Florida – Day 1! #SnowyHoliday

I was provided complimentary accommodations and access to the events for the Snowy Holiday Experience Kissimmee Event. Last week, I had shared that my daughter and I would be spending some time in Kissimmee, Florida to check out the Holiday events happening in the area. Well we made our trip, and now I am happy to [... Read More with Links ...]

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Winter Time Florida Style with #NorthpoleFun and Homemade Elf Cookies! #Shophttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/hallmark-christmas-toys-walmart-northpole-movie-florida/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/11/hallmark-christmas-toys-walmart-northpole-movie-florida/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:57:00 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=26459 Winter Time Florida Style with #NorthpoleFun and Homemade Elf Cookies! #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser Hallmark. All opinions are mine alone. #NorthpoleFun #CollectiveBias Just because we don’t typically get snow here in Florida, doesn’t mean that we can’t have a Winter Wonderland. My family really enjoys the Christmas Season, and because of this, I decided to create some colder climate fun at home and also get [... Read More with Links ...]

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