What does your toothbrush look like? When was the last time you changed your toothbrush? Studies have found that after three months of wear and tear, toothbrushes are up to 95% less effective at removing plaque from teeth and gums compared to new ones. (Glass, J Okla Dent Assoc 82: 27-32, 1992. Neal, J Dent 31: 153-157, 2003). As a busy mom, I know how … [Read more...]

My Way! Toothpaste and Toothbrushes

With two little ones, I know how difficult it can be to get them to brush their teeth (my kids have cleaning set up for Monday morning, so trust me, I know!). Anything out there that makes it easier is a plus in my book and the new My Way! line of toothbrushes and toothpaste does just that. The My Way! line lets your kids creatively express themselves while … [Read more...]

Waterpik Ultra Dental Water Jet

I hate flossing, so I just don't do it. Unfortunately, I learned the hard way what happens when you don't floss.  I recently went to the dentist and found out what happens when you don't floss -- you get cavities in between your teeth.  I also learned that I have gum inflammation and that the bottoms of my lower teeth aren't getting brushed … [Read more...]

Kid's Spinbrushes

Want to get your kids to brush longer and better?  The Kid's Spinbrush is your answer.  These are perfect for ages 3-11 and the specially designed handles makes brushing all the more fun.  You can get everything from butterflies to skateboards to a fire truck.  These brushes promote healthy brushing, they reduce plaque, and massage your … [Read more...]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]

Make the holidays feel warmer with SOL ALPACA

Oh, the weather outside is frightful here in Chicago. It feels like we went from barely fall to the deep depths of winter. Depending on where you live here in Illinois determines the amount of snow you got this last weekend. I got several inches, but further north got up to a foot! If you […]

Help With Asurion

This post was sponsored by Asurion as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. It is hard to believe that I’ll be shopping for Christmas at the end of this week.  (yes, I am one of those crazy black Friday shoppers!).  This is the time of year we buy our loved ones gadgets and […]