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11 01, 2016

iPad Pro protection with Urban Armor Gear

By | January 11, 2016|Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on iPad Pro protection with Urban Armor Gear

What would be the perfect item to edit video with; write my articles for NovemberSunflower.com with; and keep up my influencing ways on social media? An iPad Pro, of course. After purchasing a new iPad, you quickly realize your new baby requires a kick butt case! You can't rely just on the cover Apple has, [...]

6 01, 2016

Taking on rough terrain with Toy State’s Nikko VaporizR 2

By | January 6, 2016|Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Taking on rough terrain with Toy State’s Nikko VaporizR 2

Boys and their toys, I'm sure you've heard this at some point in your life. Total crap. Sure, boys love their toys, but so do girls. R/C vehicles are loved by not just boys. At least not in this house of Sunflowers. We're all taking on rough terrain with Toy State's Nikko VaporizR 2, believe it! [...]

28 12, 2015

Will Bedgear improve my sleep?

By | December 28, 2015|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on Will Bedgear improve my sleep?

Will Bedgear improve my sleep? Who knows, but I'm willing to give it a shot! I'm a bit desperate! Lack of sleep is the norm in my life. Sure, you're thinking I'm going to blame my kids. Surprisingly, they've both been great sleepers for most of their lives. Plus, as they've gotten older, and we [...]

7 12, 2015

LeapFrog LeapTV is still a favorite

By | December 7, 2015|Featured, November Sunflower Entertainment, Reviews|Comments Off on LeapFrog LeapTV is still a favorite

It's a little over a year, and my kids continue to bug me to play the LeapFrog LeapTV system. Now, with our home back together following a horrible flood, they can play the active video gaming system whenever they want to in their very own playroom! Again, LeapFrog has amazing timing when it comes to sending [...]

2 12, 2015

Disney Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur

By | December 2, 2015|Featured, November Sunflower Entertainment, Reviews|2 Comments

Pixar, I expect more from you guys! The Good Dinosaur is cute, but it's not at the level of your previous works of art. Visually, it's breathtaking. However, the story....unique idea, not as well executed as one would have hoped it would be. Disney Pixar's The Good Dinosaur When your kids ask to see an animated [...]

16 11, 2015

Honest Tea is more than just tea

By | November 16, 2015|Featured, Food, Reviews|Comments Off on Honest Tea is more than just tea

We're going to be super honest here, and let all of you know, I'm not a big hot tea drinker. Iced Tea has to have some kind of great flavors in it, so it masks the taste of the tea, in order for me to drink it. Now, for me to really enjoy an iced [...]

29 10, 2015

VTech® Flipsies™ Clementine’s playset giveaway

By | October 29, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on VTech® Flipsies™ Clementine’s playset giveaway

Have you met the VTech® Flipsies™ girls yet? Little Miss has been lucky enough to have a chance to not just meet, but play with and now OWN her very own Flipsies dolls. What I love the most about the dolls, beyond the MagicPoint™ technology, which allows them to interact with Little Miss? Well, the [...]

23 10, 2015

Do I have to share my LeapFrog Epic?

By | October 23, 2015|Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Do I have to share my LeapFrog Epic?

He makes me shake my head almost every day. When we open up these amazing packages from LeapFrog, his excitement is obvious, and then he hits me with questions like "Do I have to share it with her?" Really, kid? I'm the LeapFrog Mom Ambassador, so I get to decide who plays with what when [...]

19 10, 2015

Our #UniversalMoments during Family Forward 2015

By | October 19, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|Comments Off on Our #UniversalMoments during Family Forward 2015

Family vacations aren't a regular thing for the November Sunflower family. It all turned around in 2015. We were given some amazing opportunities to attend outstanding events, and the events were deeply discounted to destinations my kids wanted to go to. Let me rephrase that statement. My kids BEGGED to go to the destinations we went [...]

14 10, 2015

Show your wife you care! Record her favorite shows with FiOS DVR

By | October 14, 2015|Family, Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Show your wife you care! Record her favorite shows with FiOS DVR

Mama Sunflower doesn't watch much television. More often than not, the kids rule the television while I'm home. If it isn't them, it's Mr. Sunflower. There's very few shows in television we BOTH watch, and since I'm usually working while everyone else is watching television, it's not a big deal for me. Master Chef, Kitchen [...]

7 10, 2015

Kids take on Universal Studios in Stride Rite sneakers

By | October 7, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|1 Comment

Walking. It's all part of a trip to Orlando. It doesn't matter how hot it is, or if the rains pour down upon you, you're going to be doing a ton of walking. The Boy had destroyed, or in his words, "got good use out of," his sneakers from first grade. He loved them so [...]

5 10, 2015

Disney California Adventure helped 3 moms recharge after the kids went back to school

By | October 5, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|Comments Off on Disney California Adventure helped 3 moms recharge after the kids went back to school

Who goes to Anaheim without hitting BOTH Disneyland and Disney California Adventure? Not a trio of moms who couldn't wait to keep the #MomsDisneyDay going strong after the kids went back to school, that's for sure. After we'd had our Disneyland fun, it was obviously time to head over to Disney California Adventure, and enjoy [...]

28 09, 2015

#MomsDisneyDay recharges moms after the kids go back to school

By | September 28, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|Comments Off on #MomsDisneyDay recharges moms after the kids go back to school

What better way to spend time at Disneyland, than to have a girls getaway with some friends? You know what's even better? When you receive complimentary 1-Day Park Hopper Passes to Disneyland, as well as Disney California Adventure! Kids are back at school, and #MomsDisneyDay recharges us moms after the kids go back to school. Disney [...]

25 09, 2015

Celebrated The Boy’s healed bone at Red Robin yummm

By | September 25, 2015|Featured, Food, Reviews|2 Comments

A broken clavicle. Painful for not just the kid with the break, but for all around him, too. After The Boy fell off a spinning chair in his classroom on the last full day of school in June, we were faced with a painful break of a bone, for sure. We were also faced with [...]

23 09, 2015

Watch Sands Alive! glow magically

By | September 23, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on Watch Sands Alive! glow magically

Attending events centered around toys is kind of one of the major perks of my career. I'm a big kid when it comes to toys, but when I'm home I don't get to enjoy them with the kids. It's when I head to toy events that I'm given the chance to let my inner toy-playing [...]

21 09, 2015

Moms recharge at the Anaheim Marriott after kids go back to school

By | September 21, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|7 Comments

Summers can make even the most patient of moms want to sell their kids online. Hot, sticky summer weather can push a normally sane woman with kids, to a padded room at the nearest psych ward. Work all day, come home to a house without air conditioning in Southern California? Sondra from Happy Healthy Hip Parenting [...]

18 09, 2015

It’s LeapFrog for the win

By | September 18, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on It’s LeapFrog for the win

My veins turned to ice when my son showed me his dead tablet. It'd been dying a slow death for months. Mr. Sunflower tried to save it with a new battery, but it only helped keep it alive for a few extra weeks. Then, he'd play with it while it was plugged into the wall [...]

16 09, 2015

Parental controls with FiOS

By | September 16, 2015|Family, Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Parental controls with FiOS

Babies get bigger. Babies grow up. Babies become toddlers, then they become kids. I'm at the kids stage with my two, right now. Guess what kids love to do? They love to watch television, and they LOVE to go online and watch YouTube videos. Now, I'm not the perfect parent. I prefer not to watch [...]

11 09, 2015

Dirty Mouth? Oral Irrigator is the solution!

By | September 11, 2015|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on Dirty Mouth? Oral Irrigator is the solution!

Everyone knows I've got a dirty mind, and there's not much I can do to clean it up. We also know I've got a dirty mouth, with all my cussing. However, right here, right now, I'm talking about a different kind of dirty mouth. Dirty Mouth? Oral Irrigator is the solution! What you may not know [...]

9 09, 2015

Brighten someone’s day with Cookies By Design

By | September 9, 2015|Featured, Food, Reviews|Comments Off on Brighten someone’s day with Cookies By Design

Sometimes, you just want to send a little gift for no other reason than to brighten someone's day. Other times, you want to send a gift to say Happy Birthday; or, wish someone a get well after a certain someone break's, let's say, a collar bone, like a certain almost little boy; or, maybe say "Happy Anniversary;" [...]

28 08, 2015

Ultherapy is the non-surgical answer to looking younger

By | August 28, 2015|Lifestyle, Long Island, Reviews|Comments Off on Ultherapy is the non-surgical answer to looking younger

Aging. It sucks. I don't mind the wisdom that comes with age, but I don't enjoy looking at the wrinkles, or the sagging skin. Let's not even get me started on the age spots! I still think I'm in my twenties, but my face gives away my age every time. I'd rather just keep the wisdom, [...]

26 08, 2015

Bumbrella is a modern, no-squeeze slip solution for the fashion forward woman

By | August 26, 2015|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on Bumbrella is a modern, no-squeeze slip solution for the fashion forward woman

Mama Sunflower went out and got herself some new dresses for not just the summer, but for a couple of conferences and trips happening throughout the summer. I'm a big fan of throwing on a comfy dress, a pair of pretty sandals, and very little jewelry, when it's hot, humid and sweat inducing temperatures! However, [...]

17 08, 2015

Disney Social Media Moms Celebration: FastPass and Park Hopper Pass

By | August 17, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Travel|Comments Off on Disney Social Media Moms Celebration: FastPass and Park Hopper Pass

Disney vacations are all new to me. I wasn't familiar with much of anything before we ventured out to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. Everything was brand new from the MyDisneyExperience website, and app for my Smartphone, to Magic Kingdom, to Animal Kingdom, to Hollywood Studios, and Epcot. It was a whole new world, with Mr. Sunflower [...]

5 08, 2015

EcoStatic Glue Free WhiteBoard Sheets

By | August 5, 2015|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on EcoStatic Glue Free WhiteBoard Sheets

Have you ever started a few projects at one time? Have you needed a great way to brainstorm, and include a husband in the brainstorm? Perhaps it's a family project, or a business project, and a lot of minds chiming in is a necessity? However, you've got no central spot to have these ideas recorded, [...]

29 07, 2015

Got a budget for conference attendance? Let’s see what Blogger Bash can offer!

By | July 29, 2015|Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Got a budget for conference attendance? Let’s see what Blogger Bash can offer!

Budgets can be tight when you're a digital content creator. You've got to pick and choose just the right conferences to spend your money on, because no all conferences are created equal. Plus, not all conferences are meant for EVERY content creator. If you're interested in connecting with brands on a "real" level, and you've [...]

8 07, 2015

Charging up with Innergie LifeHub

By | July 8, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|6 Comments

  Being fully charged-up is one of the most important parts of anyone in social media. All gadgets need to be charged-up, and ready to rumble. However, when you're out and about, after using a smartphone, a tablet, or a laptop, it's amazing how fast everything you use loses the charge. Now, there's portable chargers [...]

17 06, 2015

A food box filled with awesome: HelloFresh Review

By | June 17, 2015|Featured, Food, Reviews|1 Comment

What's the worst part about cooking? You know, besides the actual cooking? For me, there's two things I hate: shopping and measuring everything out. After cooking, well, I cannot stand cleaning up. However, that's a different post entirely. Mr. Sunflower hates when I go into a food store. As much as a save shopping online for [...]

9 06, 2015

Pantene Platinum Color Lock Shampoo & Conditioner pump bottles

By | June 9, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on Pantene Platinum Color Lock Shampoo & Conditioner pump bottles

Picture this...you're in the shower, ready to wash your hair. You grab the bottle of shampoo, turn it over and squeeze the bottle with what YOU THINK is the perfect amount of pressure to get the perfect amount of shampoo. You were wrong. Half the bottle ends up in the palm of your hand, and [...]

4 05, 2015

Office supply junkie & pen lover is loving Pentel

By | May 4, 2015|Featured, Reviews, Shopping In-store & Online|Comments Off on Office supply junkie & pen lover is loving Pentel

My love for office supplies is quite strong. Just the thought of a trip to an office supply store gets me very hot and bothered. All the folders, staplers, paper clips, notebooks, date books, office chairs and the best of the best: pens. Yes, pens. I have no problem stating I'm an office supply junkie. [...]

30 04, 2015

Perfect game when traveling this summer is This or That?

By | April 30, 2015|Family, Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Perfect game when traveling this summer is This or That?

Who wants to get the perfect game to play when traveling this summer? You could be planning a car trip, or a trip that requires an airplane flight. It doesn't matter what kind of family traveling you're doing, or even if you've got a trip planned with friends, the perfect game when traveling this summer [...]