Give the Gift of Creativity with litt...

As my children have grown older, choosing gifts that they love for Christmas has become more and more challenging. There seem to be fewer options that hold the boys’ interest that don’t involve screens and wifi, and even less that offer educational opportunities. I love to encourage creativity in my kids and challenge their minds,…

Sleep Number Holiday Gift Guide Twitt...

The holidays are in full swing, and it’s a joyous time of friends, family, fun, and of course, gift giving. Stress during the holidays can take a toll on our sleep, so it’s a wonderful time of year to share the gift of better sleep with your loved ones. Sleep Number wants to help you…

Get Ready For Halloween with TruMoo O...

*This post has been sponsored by TruMoo. All opinions are our own. Halloween is just around the corner! It’s time to start planning for the fun of this festive season. People everywhere are choosing costumes, planning parties, and strategizing the best trick-or-treat routes in their neighborhood. One of my favorite things about this season are…

#runDisney Twitter Party

Take your mark, get set, GO! Registrations are open for all of the fabulous runDisney events taking place throughout the next year at Disneyland! From 5K events to half marathons and even multi-race challenges, there is an event for runners of every level! Each weekend has themed entertainment, including Star Wars, Super Heroes, and Tinker…

Heirloom Audio Productions Make Histo...

  *This post has been sponsored by Heirloom Audio Productions. All opinions are our own. There’s nothing quite like listening to an exciting story being told by a good storyteller. All throughout my life, I have escaped through the words of others to go back in time, travel to distant lands, or just live out…

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Home Safety with Kidde

As I sit at my computer writing this post, I’m celebrating the eight year anniversary of this blog, Resourceful Mommy. I’m proud to say that for half of that time, I have been working with Kidde to spread the word about important topics including home safety, fire prevention, home security, and the volunteer firefighting community….

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Our Experience with the UnPlugNPlay C...

When I agreed to have my family participate in the UnPlugNPlay Challenge with Killerspin, I had no idea that the weather would play such an important role in our experience. To refresh your memory, back in January we began this challenge from Killerspin, the world’s only luxury table tennis experience brand, producers of highly designed table tennis…

College Savings Chat Twitter Party

As our children grow, ensuring that they have the tools and assets that they need to attend college becomes an important and sometimes daunting task. We wonder where to start, how to make the most of our investments, how to budget our income to ensure we are saving enough, and so much more. Upromise and…

Ready For Summer with Blue Lizard Sun...

*This post has been sponsored by Blue Lizard® Sunscreen. All opinions are our own. I adore the hot, sunny days of summer. As a mom of active tween boys, many of our spring and summer days are spent outdoors in the sunshine.  Living just a short drive from the Atlantic coast, beach time a must…

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All-New Zarbee’s Naturals Kids&...

*This post has been sponsored by Zarbee’s Naturals. All opinions are our own. As a parent, I am one to pick my battles. I often let little things go to keep the peace, trading perfection for sanity and serenity. One of the things that we often do clash over in my home is food choices….

Walt Disney World #DisneyKids March T...

Spring is here and it’s a great time to pack up the little ones and head to Walt Disney World resort. Not only is the weather gorgeous, but there are lots of new things on the way at all four Walt Disney World theme parks this spring, just perfect for preschoolers! From an amazing new…

Walt Disney World #DisneyKids Februar...

Everyone is counting the days until the warmer weather and beautiful colors of spring. In just a few short days, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will be kicking off its 23rd year of amazing topiaries, delicious food, and fun for all ages. This year’s even is bigger than ever, increasing to 90 days…

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UnPlugNPlay

CONFESSION: I very much love technology. Long before the Internet, in a time when iPads weren’t even imaginable, I was a child who loved screen time. I set an alarm to get up and watch Saturday morning television. I sat in front of my record player, then my dual tape deck with high speed dubbing…

Disney Parks Moms Panel Twitter Party

  Planning a family vacation takes a lot of research and hard work. However, no amount of research can surpass the experience of other parents who are knowledgeable about a destination. Disney Parks knows that parents want to get the most out of their vacation and they have assembled an amazing team of experienced Disney…

Warm Up Your Winter with TruMoo Choco...

*This post has been sponsored by TruMoo. All opinions are our own. There are so many things that my family loves about the winter season. There’s just something special about spending time together in the cold on a snow day, then coming in to warm up with a cup of hot chocolate and a great…

Walt Disney World #DisneyKids January...

  With the fresh start of the New Year, many of us are looking forward to the promise of what 2016 will hold. We’re hoping for an amazing year of making wonderful memories with our families. With 4 amazing parks and so much to experience, now is the perfect time to plan a vacation to…

Family Game Night Gift Ideas and Pie ...

We’re just days away from the Christmas holidays and Santa’s elves are hard at work finishing up all of the last minute gifts! If you’re like me, you’re likely checking that list twice and looking for a few more ideas to put under the tree. Games are always a big hit at our house, whether…

Holiday Gift Idea – Playmation ...

We received product to facilitate the below review. All thoughts and opinions belong to Shannan Powell, mom of 3 boys, RM Media community and project manager, and Resourceful Mommy contributor.  With eight and nine-year-old boys to shop for, Christmas can be a bit of a challenge. Much of their Christmas list is video games and…

Barnes & Noble #NewNOOK Holiday ...

The holidays are right around the corner. Looking for the perfect last-minute gift? We’ll be tweeting with Barnes & Noble about the gift of reading and their latest NOOK device, the NOOK GlowLight Plus. Barnes & Noble’s best ever NOOK eReader has a waterproof and dustproof design for worry-free reading anywhere. Any avid reader will…

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Choose Your Own Adventure is Back!

If you were a child in the 80’s, there are a few incontrovertible facts about your childhood: You had a Care Bear and/or a Cabbage Patch Kid. You chewed either Hubba Bubba or Bubblicious, and you likely had a strong preference one way or the other. You read Choose Your Own Adventure books. Thankfully, my…

Walt Disney World #DisneyKids Novembe...

  We’re entering the most magical time of year and no one does the holidays like the most magical place on Earth! Walt Disney World Resort is filled with holiday decorations and festivities sure to delight preschoolers and their families, bringing even more magic to the season. From fun activities like Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas…