Becky Willis

Wife, mother, grandma, blogger, all wrapped into one person. Lover of coffee, crime shows as well as humor. Loyalty, honesty and positivity is what attracts her to a person as that is what she tries to project to others. Hard working and driven to a fault helps her help others and in turn helps herself in her daily work and life.

Effective-Sleep-Hacks

How to Wake Up Feeling Refreshed? Research has identified a strong link between sleep and our physical and mental well-being. Getting your eight hours a day is not enough either – the quality of your sleep is crucially important too. Yet many people still don’t get the sleep that they need. Here are 9 sleep hacks you can employ to feel more refreshed each morning.  Sleep in complete darkness  

PLAYMOBIL Introduces the 1.2.3. My Take Along Farm

I was so excited to have the opportunity to receive and review the PLAYMOBIL 1.2.3. “My Take Along Farm”.  I have 2 grandchildren and my youngest will be 2 in a little less than a month.  I have given both of them so many toys that I decided it is time for me to keep some at the house. Zakary is getting older and the toys we have are outdating

2017 Valentine's Day Guide- Give the Gift of Love with Precious Moments

There is something about Precious Moments that warms my heart.  I am not sure if it is their bigger than life eyes or memories they create for me with the ones I have from growing up. They can commemorate an achievement, an occasion in your life or just to let someone know you are thinking of them. What I really love about the Precious Moments line is all of the

Give Imagination with Shape Mags

There are so many toys today that require batteries, it’s nice to know that there are still toys out there for kids that need nothing but their hands and their imagination. Shape Mags are a fun building toy that uses magnets to stick together. The sky is the limit with these toys. Your child can build whatever they like with Shape Mags. One of the great things about Shape Mags

Holiday Travel with BubbleBum

During the holidays most people do a lot of traveling. When it comes to traveling with children we all know how much work it can be. Add to that the transferring of all their toys and car seats and bags. It really makes you second guess your decision to leave the house at all. But we all know that with families staying home isn’t an option, there are people to

learning-resources

When it comes to educational toys for the holidays Learning Resources has you covered. They have all kinds of tys that inspire young minds. You can’t go wrong giving the gift of learning. There is something for every child on your list and ever age. Below are just a couple of the great toys you have to choose from. Primary Science™ Shining Stars Projector Learning about the galaxy has never

Step Into the Holidays With IFME Footwear

Howdy everyone, I just wanted to inform you that I was not compensated for this post. However, I did receive a product from the company below and the opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All prize fulfillment will be provided by Sponsors. ‘Tis the season for buying children clothing. The kids hate getting clothing but lets face

Speak to me Powerpuff Girls by Spin Master

Howdy everyone, I just wanted to inform you that I was not compensated for this post. However, I did receive a product from the company below and the opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All prize fulfillment will be provided by Sponsors. The Powerpuff Girls are making a come back in a big way. These adorable sisters

Scooters Just Got An Upgrade With Rockboard

Howdy everyone, I just wanted to inform you that I was not compensated for this post. However, I did receive a product from the company below and the opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All prize fulfillment will be provided by Sponsors. Scooters are fun. When they hit the market they just exploded and I believe never

Get a Jump Start on Your Fitness Resolutions

Howdy everyone, I just wanted to inform you that I was not compensated for this post. However, I did receive a product from the company below and the opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the FTC guidelines. All prize fulfillment will be provided by Sponsors. Nothing says you have to wait until after the holidays to start your fitness goals.

iFrogz

Have you heard of iFrogz? I hadn’t until I found them when I was looking for something reliable for listening to music.  My husband and daughter both work out so usually they get them first.  Then there are times when I just want it to be my music and myself. Finally, I was able to get a pair just for ME! So I was excited when they came and not

Hartz for the Holidays - Perfect Puppy Treats and Toys

Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post. However, I did receive  product from the company and the opinions expressed in this post are 100% my own. When you line up your stockings on the fireplace mantle for the holidays, do you include ones for your dogs and cats? In our household, our pets are considered members of the family. So that means we plan for holiday gifts for them,

1byone-bluetooth-turntable

1byone has such interesting products. I have to say, though, that the Belt Driven Bluetooth Turntable is by far the coolest item I have reviewed from them.  You see my parents just celebrated their 50th anniversary yesterday. But on August 20th my siblings, spouses, my husband and myself threw our parents a surprise 50th-anniversary party. Originally we talked about hiring a DJ but we had already put money into more important things.

On the Beach

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth. Even the all-powerful Pointing

Healthy food for your health

Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a

NuBand Evolve Giveaway

Welcome to the NuBand Evolve giveaway.  You can read my review here—–> NuBand Review. This giveaway will run from 8/16-8/31 12:00am est. You much be 18 years and older to enter and a resident of the US a Rafflecopter giveaway Disclosure: We reserve the right to make revisions, to cancel, or suspend this contest for any reason. We are not associated with any of the companies named above. The odds

master lock and sentrysafe

SentrySafe and Master Lock will keep your items safe for the school year. When you have a child going away to college your first thought is how to make sure they can keep their items safe.  We have been blessed this last 2 years that our youngest hasn’t had any issues with anything being taken from her room.  I have never worried about either of her Freshman or Sophomore roommates,

aftershokz headphones giveaway

Welcome to the Aftershokz Trekz Titanium Headphones Giveaway.  If you haven’t read our review yet you can do so here. This giveaway is open to US Residents Only, and you must be 18 years+ to enter. You can enter from 8/3-8/18 at 12:00am est. 1 Winner will receive a pair of Aftershokz TrekzTitanium Headphones This giveaway is valued at $130. Enter on the rafflecopter widget below! a Rafflecopter giveaway Disclosure:

aftershokz trekz featured

AfterShokz Trekz Titanium Headphones for the quality music in your life!, and now our life. Music.  Such an important part of so many people’s lives.  I know that in our home we all enjoy music.  My daughter and my husband are the ones that listen to it all of the time.  Not the same music mind you, they each have their own taste.  So headphones are a very important so that

PLAYMOBIL Set Review

Have you heard about PLAYMOBIL?  PLAYMOBIL is a fun toy for the kids to play with outside in the warm weather.  You can also use it on a rainy day in your garage or on an enclosed porch.   The toy is sturdy and can handle being fought over by 3 little girls ages 2-6, which makes it a win in my book.  Even though the water element certainly makes