Prescription savings with LowestMed

LowestMed

The cost of rising healthcare is a huge concern for many these days, especially if you have kids at home. Have you ever run into problems with your families’ prescription costs being higher than expected?   Prescription savings with LowestMed   I was recently introduced to an app called LowestMed that compares prescription prices in an area. It’s a free, anonymous and user-friendly service that helps families find medication … [Read more...]

A Parents’ Back-To-School Checklist

A Parents' Back-To-School Checklist with Mommy Snippets

August is just a few days away and I'm not ready for my kids to go back to school in less than a month's time. Is it just me or do you feel like summer whizzed by way too quickly this year? It's time for me to get into prep-for-the-new-school-year mode! In case you need a little checklist to help you stay on track, here's one I put together. We can do this, y'all!  A Parents' Back-To-School Checklist   1. Schedule in a … [Read more...]

The Hundred-Foot Journey Inspired Recipes {#GourmetGetaway Sweeps}

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Love international food? Enjoy relaxing with a good movie? Then Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures' upcoming release of The Hundred Foot Journey will pique your interest. The movie's release is looked forward to with much excitement and pre-celebratory buzz. Joining in the fun, Cost Plus World Market, the home for all things global, has partnered with celebrity chefs, Ryan Scott (Restaurateur & Host of Food Rush ) and Aarti … [Read more...]

25 SeaWorld San Antonio Insider Tips

25 SeaWorld San Antonio Insider Tips

One of the first things we did when our firstborn was old enough to enjoy a good long time outdoors,  was get our family a SeaWorld San Antonio family pass. 7 years later, we're still making our way to SeaWorld, with as much excitement and enthusiasm as the first time. The Park is always growing and changing so there's always something new to look forward to. This year SeaWorld celebrates 50 years of educating, entertaining and exciting … [Read more...]

10 ways to save money on clothes

10 ways to save money on clothes

Shopping for clothes can be a strain on ones budget especially when you feel you need to keep adding to that wardrobe. Well, here are a few suggestions on how you can trim costs especially if clothes shopping is a priority on your must-do list each month. 10 ways to save money on clothes   1. Buy separates that can be mixed and matched to create various looks. 2. Shop off season to get the best prices on brand apparel. And … [Read more...]

Biscotti Bites…a sweet lover’s weakness!

Biscotti Bites

I have a sweet tooth. A huge one! I've tried staying away from sweets but find myself rummaging through the fridge or pantry, looking for something to satisfy my craving. And no, I'm not pregnant!! This is one craving that has stuck from childhood! But in my defense I have to add that I get put off by excessively sweet treats. Candy doesn't feature on my go-to list, nor does heavily frosted cakes. Cookies that include nuts in the same … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Pregnant Moms {+ A free sample!}

5 Tips for Pregnant Moms

Being pregnant is a beautiful feeling. Carrying a tiny life in your womb, feeling your little one grow, kick, squirm and hiccup over the months is something only you will be able to experience. God blessed my womb thrice and I have to admit, none of my pregnancies were exactly the same. With Dottie, I didn't feel cramps nor did I have any major food cravings. With Little Man, I craved Indian airplane food that's served on long leg … [Read more...]

When you marry your best friend… {#SparkleWithDASANI}

Happy marriages

13 years ago I married my best friend. It was the best decision I ever made and honestly being married to him is one of the best things that has ever happened to me. (Right alongside the birth of all three of our beautiful children) When you marry your best friend... you get to walk life's journey with someone who loves you for who you are, understands from just where you're coming from, overlooks your bleh days and hugs you when it's … [Read more...]

Omni Colonnade’s Aquatica Kids’ Suite (A Photo Tour!)

Omni Colonnade's Aquatica Kids' Suite (26)

It's no secret... we love San Antonio's Omni Colonnade property! So when we were invited to stay in their much talked about, brand new, Aquatica Kids Suite, Hubs and I couldn't help but beam with excitement. The kids knew we were visiting SeaWorld San Antonio that weekend for AdventureCon14 but had no idea we had this surprise stay all set up! The Aquatica Suite was mentioned a few times on our last visit, a few months prior, and they … [Read more...]

Healthy Popcorn Trail Mix for Movie Night {#StreamTeam}

Healthy Popcorn Trail Mix

Our family loves Family Movie Nights. It's an evening to forget about everything else, cuddle on the couch, munch popcorn and watch a movie the whole family can agree upon. While I have nothing personal against popcorn, I prefer adding my spin on it by throwing in some healthy munchies to the mix! So yes, Family Movie Night in our home, comes with holders brimming with Healthy Popcorn Trail Mix. . What's Healthy Popcorn Trail … [Read more...]