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Friday, April 18, 2014

Save 25% On Orders Over $40 From Coobie Seamless Bras!

**Disclosure: I may receive a product/store credit from this company as a US Family Guide Moms Connect member and Pittsburgh Kids Guide Blogger. No other compensation was received. All opinions are my own.

I will be bringing you more deals and events from the US Family Guide as a Moms Connect Member, keep following and follow Pittsburgh Kids Guide on Facebook just in case I miss something awesome! There is also a widget on the Left Side Bar for you to see if there are any deals as the current time.

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Coobie Seamless Bras are ultra comfortable and versatile without sacrificing style. These affordable, stylish bras are seamless, one-size (comfortably fits 32A through 36D), available in 7+ styles and 50+ fashion colors and patterns. There is also a full size version fitting up to a size 42D.

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They are perfect for every day wear, yoga, pilates, new and nursing moms, sleep wear, and more! Coobie Seamless Bras also has a large following of mastectomy patients that love the soft comfort and pad pocket to insert a form. This line is truly a fit for all women!


Use promo code: USFG25Save to 25% on any order of $40 or more at www.shopcoobie.com

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Save 10% on Label Daddy labels!

**Disclosure: I may receive a product/store credit from this company as a US Family Guide Moms Connect member and Pittsburgh Kids Guide Blogger. No other compensation was received. All opinions are my own.

I will be bringing you more deals and events from the US Family Guide as a Moms Connect Member, keep following and follow Pittsburgh Kids Guide on Facebook just in case I miss something awesome! There is also a widget on the Left Side Bar for you to see if there are any deals as the current time.

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Label Daddy - The number one solution for labeling your belongings! Remember to label all the clothing, sports equipment and other personal belongings your kids bring to school, camp, sports leagues, day care, and other places. Label Daddy labels keep your belongings from getting lost or mixed up with others. These labels are super durable peel-and-stick washable labels -- they're washer/dryer safe, microwave safe, dishwasher safe and UV resistant! Label Daddy labels are also fun and attractive. You design your own labels! . . . Pick from many colors, sizes and logos, including Disney and Marvel characters, MLB, NBA, and NHL team logos, other sport and fun logos, and more. Our exclusive laminated coating gives labels an extra layer of protection and is a must for camp! These labels are made in the USA and shipped directly to you worldwide. Save 10% on Label Daddy labels!

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Tuttorosso's 'Who Inspired You?' - #CelebrateYourTradition Facebook Contest.

**Disclosure: I received a free product for helping to spread the word about this contest. All opinions are my own.

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Everyone has a special family meal tradition. Whether it’s Sunday Dinner at Grandma’s or a special milestone celebration, there is always something to look forward to…especially when the meal is made with Tuttorosso tomatoes! The 85-year-old tomato brand is hosting a Facebook promotion and is asking home cooks to post about their inspiration in cooking. Who (or what) inspired you to start cooking?

To celebrate its heritage dating back to 1929, people are being encouraged to post their cooking inspiration stories on Tuttorosso’s Facebook page — http://www.facebook.com/tuttorossotomato — starting on APRIL 16 and ending MAY 7.

Each entrant will receive a meal-occasion themed digital recipe flip-book with a $1.00/4 coupon, recipes, and cooking tips.

All entrants have to do is…
1. Like the Tuttorosso’s Facebook page, and
2. Post who has been an inspiration in your family cooking tradition and how would you like to celebrate in their honor.

The winner will receive a $250 prize pack that includes a serving plate, sauce ladle, pasta pot set and heirloom wooden spoon, plus $300 to a dinner celebration of the winner’s choosing.

Enter the contest HERE!


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Sunday, April 13, 2014

Kiss Me Organics - Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder Review

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.

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I am really excited that I was able to review Kiss Me Organics Matcha. I had heard of Matcha before, but wasn't really sure about it. What is Matcha? Matcha is a finely ground powder made from shade grown green tea leaves. Matcha is packed full of amazing antioxidants, catechins and chlorophyll! I won't make any claims health wise about this matcha, but I feel great! There so many ways to incorporate it into your daily intake. Smoothies, lattes, baking etc... the list goes on.

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Kiss Me Organics sent me a bag of their Culinary Grade Organic Green Matcha (exclusive to Amazon.com) and I have been playing around with it for a few weeks. I have made beverages, smoothies, and baked with it. It is absolutely amazing. I was excited to try it, but then when I received it, I had no idea what to do with it. Kiss Me Organics makes that truly simple, they give you a 70 page downloadable recipe book! The recipes actually use small amounts of the powder so the 4 oz. bag will last a good while.

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Since I was really wanting to try this out, and was clueless, all the things I made were from the book. I will share the items I made below, the pictures are examples from the recipe book. Matcha has a bitter taste, but not a bad taste, I really can't explain it, you really have to try it to see what I'm saying. I mainly tried sweet recipes.

Kiss Me Organics Matcha looks like this:
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Recipes I tried:

Matcha Orange Cocktail
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Basic Matcha Frosting
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Matcha Morning Cakes
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Pepper Steak & Matcha Gravy
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**Recipe photo credit for the recipes to Kiss Me Organics Recipe Book


From the Website:

ALL DAY ENERGY WITH INCREASED FOCUS

Matcha provides 4 to 6 hours of mild steady energy as it acts as both a stimulant and a relaxant. This is ideal for focusing on whatever the day throws your way.

METABOLISM BOOST

Consuming matcha green tea can increase thermogenesis (the body's own rate of burning calories) from a normal 8%-10% of daily energy expenditure, to between 35% and 43% of daily energy expediture.

IMPROVED SKIN HEALTH

​Scientists have discovered that Matcha Green Tea helps protect the skin from harmful UVrays, while improving blood flow and oxygen levels lifting the overall quality of the skin.

137x THE ANTIOXIDANTS OF BREWED GREEN TEA

Antioxidants are essential as you age to boost your body's natural defenses against oxidation. Researchers have found that a high level of dietary antioxidants can prevent many age-related diseases.

All in all I definitely recommend. It is super easy to incorporate into any food really. I have since tried just adding it to my normal meals, and it is really good. I really enjoy the natural energy boost I get from it. Head over to Amazon.com and check it out!

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I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

#OpticWhiteVoxBox Colgate Optic White Toothbrush + Built-In Whitening Pen = #BrushWhitenGO

**Disclosure: I received the Colgate Optic White Toothbrush with Whitening Pen and Colgate Optic White Toothpaste complimentary for testing purposes from Influenster. No other compensation was received for this post. All opinions are my own.

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I was delighted to receive the new Colgate Optic White Toothbrush with Whitening Pen and Optic White Toothpaste. Up until I had my baby boy, in February, I was a smoker for about 14 years. Yeah... not proud of that but, nice to say I finally switched over fully to e-cigs and am slowly weaning off that also. This along with my pregnancies being hard on my teeth. I am very strict on the tooth care in the house with the kids as well. I was a little skeptical, since I have tried some other products before. This system is definitely much less time consuming and it is effective. I really like the idea of the pen fitting in the end of the toothbrush for easy storage and it keeps the rubber part of the pen dry and clean.

It is super easy to use, just brush, rinse, and apply the whitening gel, and you're done! This fits in great with my schedule with the 3 kiddos. I can add it easily to my routine. After my shower in the morning, or at night before bed. There isn't much time for my own routine so anything that I can add to make me feel a little better is amazing. This literally takes SECONDS after brushing your teeth! All you do is turn the dial on the pen and the gel comes out the center of the rubber part on the pen tip, and apply it to your teeth with the tip of the pen, turn the dial on the bottom if you need more, and there is no rinsing or anything needed after words!

Here is my before and after photo, but like I said I am pretty busy, we were in the car at the bus stop in the first one when the VoxBox came in the mail, and the other is just earlier after my shower and tooth brushing routine. When you spend all day with a 5 year old, an 8 year old, and a newborn it's a little rough to get a picture of yourself when you are mainly the one taking the pictures.

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I definitely recommend the new Colgate Optic line for anyone looking to get brighter whiter teeth with little to no time involved.

Optic White VoxBox

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