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So if you guys haven’t gotten your super super cheap diapers yet, it’s time to do it. Amazon is offering 50% off Huggies diapers and Wipes. Not sure how long this will last – so jump on it now. Here’s what you need to know.

Be a prime Member. (or start a prime trial – i’ll leave a link below)

Put any one Huggies Diapers or Wipes item in your cart – you can do both – just make sure they are in separate transactions.

At checkout use code HUGGIES50D for diapers or HUGGIES50W for wipes! This will give you 50% off your order

** for extra savings – make sure you are opted in for Amazon Mom to get the additional 20% diaper discount, choose a product with the Sunbscribe and Save option AND make sure to clip the $2 or $3 coupon on the product page.

I got the big box of $192 diapers for $10.25 – it does work and this is huge savings! Click below to be taken right to the Huggies products!

Click Here to Pick from the Huggies Diaper Selection on Amazon

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Why We Will Never Floss Again – The Pyle Cordless Water Pick

pik1I hate flossing. I HATE it. I have crowded teeth and a small jaw and conventional flossing is time consuming and uncomfortable for me. So, when I was offered the opportunity to test out the Pyle Cordless and Portable Water Pick I was over the moon.

The whole unit is super compact. It folds up into itself and can literally be stored in a medicine cabinet or easily taken on the go and stashed away in a pocket book, suitcase, briefcase, gymbag, etc. Anywhere you go – this device can go to. The battery is rechargeable and comes with it’s own charger. Once charged – you can use the product many times before it needs to be charged again.

The device basically uses the power of water pressure to pressure wash your teeth – like flossing – but with water and certainly less time consuming. There are two settings – normal and soft. If you have sensitive gums I recommend the soft setting – at least for the first few uses until you get used to the pressure. I tried the normal setting the first go ’round and pik3had some bleeding but no more than is normally associated with flossing and crowded teeth.

The nozzle and water pressure really allow you to reach every part of your mouth and to blast away plaque and and any additional gunk left behind that your toothbrush doesn’t get. My mouth feels AMAZING after I use it and I have incorporated it into my daily dental hygiene routine.

pik2This is definitely a dental accessory that is worth the effort to have and use. It’s very user friendly, easy to set up, charge and utilize. Mine sits right on my bathroom counter. It takes up very little space and is super convenient. Check out the video for more insights on this product and a demonstration of use!

I really love this product and how effective it is! I would definitely recommend it. If you are interested in checking it out – we encourage you to visit the product page on Amazon for more info!

I received this product at a discount in exchange for my honest review. I have not been compensated. All opinions are 100% my own after having used the product extensively.

Our Experience with the Chef Essential Classic 23-Piece Kitchen Utensil Set! A Must Have Set for Any Kitchen!

I have been looking for an inclusive MATCHING kitchen utensil set for some time now. I had lots of utensils – most most of them were hand me downs from friends and relatives – so a lot of them were old and stained and falling apart. I really wanted a set that looked great in my kitchen and so when I was offered the opportunity to try out the Chef Essentials Classic 23-Piece Kitchen Utensil Set – I was over the moon and couldn’t wait for it to arrive.

These utensils are high quality. They are all made of durable, heavy duty stainless steel and have sturdy uniform black and silver handles. You can easily tell they belong to a set. This utensil set really has EVERYTHING that you could possible need in the kitchen. It contains several types of spatulas in various sizes, several spoons and ladles, some slatted, some whole. It has tongs, a bottle opener, a vegetable peeler, a whisk, several sizes of measuring spoons and cups and even a pizza cutter. Like I said – if you need it in the kitchen – it’s in this set.

The utensils are easy to work with – they do not bend or break easily and are easy to clean. You can safely stick them in the dishwasher with no issues. I also really liked that they have the tiny cutouts in the end of the handle so you can actually hang them on the wall. I store most of mine in a large round open-top utensil holder – but just for aesthetic purposes I hung the measuring cups and a few of the larger spatulas on the wall. They are very durable but pretty lightweight considering and they hang easily on a finishing nail with no problems.

I love love love this utensil set. It looks great in my kitchen and I was finally able to throw away all of those odds and ends utensils – which made me extremely happy. I would definitely recommend this product. They look great and function phenomenally. Definitely happy to have this in my kitchen. My only comment is I wish they would come out with more sets in varying colors! That would be a lot of fun!


If you would like to find out more about this product – I definitely encourage you to check out their product page on Amazon! If you purchase it – or have ordered this in the past – I would love to hear about your experience with the product as well! Feel free to comment on this post – I love hearing from my readers!
I received this product at a discount in exchange for my honest and unbiased review. I have not been compensated. All opinions are 100% my own after having used the product.

Another Must Have Mommy Product: The Jasmine & Co. Breastfeeding Cover

I fully support breast feeding, even in public and even though it does not bother me in the least to see a mother feeding her infant – I know some people really get up in arms about it. So, when I was offered the opportunity to try out the Breastfeeding Cover from Jasmine & CO – I thought it would be an awesome product to try out and share with friends. I have about 15 friends who were all pregnant around the same time I was – so we all keep in touch, trade war stories and the like.

Right out of the package I was impressed with this nursing cover. It is a lovely color with a very pretty pattern – to me it looks like falling leaves but I have heard others say they think it looks like paisley – eye of the beholder I guess. The fabric is made of cotton and is very durable. It is not going to tear, rip or pull apart from normal every day wear and tear. Even though the material is strong – it is very lightweight and breathable. You do not have to worry about your baby being super hot underneath the cover or about it smothering them. It is perfect for any season – and any weather.

I really liked that this breasfeeding cover provided full coverage for the mother. I felt very covered and secure when I tried it out – There is plenty of fabric to cover the baby, breast and chest area without having to pull, hold or struggle with it. The cover goes on almost like an apron. It has a neck strap that goes behind the head to help keep it in place and is fully 2015-09-07 21.09.17adjustable for customizable comfort. The neck strap really provides an extra level of security while also giving the hands free experience as it prevents you from having to constantly hold and adjust the cover in place as you would with a traditional nursing cover.

Also – another cool feature is that even though you are fully covered when worn, the cover comes away from the chest in a sort of rounded opening so that you can easily see, hear and interact with your baby without having to lift or remove the cover during feeding.

Besides breastfeeding – this cover could also very easily be used to shield an infant from wind or bright sun while they rest in your arms. This could easily be paired with a newborn baby sling for a sleeping infant. – which makes it even more useful.

Overall, I really enjoyed this product – it is attractive, comfortable, easy to use – safe for baby and fabric is machine washable. Definitely a product I would recommend for new mothers.

Check out the video to see this product life in action. WARNING: This is a mommy blogger at home- I’m in my nightgown with no makeup on. Just thought I’d warn you in case you thought we are all fabulous all the time!

If you are interested in checking out the Jasmine & Co. Breastfeeding Cover – feel free to check out their Amazon page by clicking HERE or on any of the images on this page.

I received this product as a free sample for the purpose of testing and providing an honest and unbiased review. i have not been compensated. All opinions are my own after having used the product.

Free Welcome Baby Box When You Create an Amazon Baby Registry – While Supplies Last!

If you have a baby, are expecting a baby- or if you just love freebies… we’ll we’ve got a monster for you. Get a free ‘Welcome Baby Box’ on Amazon just for creating a registry!! These boxes have all kinds of awesome things in them. All of it is valued together at $50+. Some of the things included have been Gerber Formula, Playtex Bottles, Gerber Foods, Various Lotions, Wipes… the works.

So, how do you get your box? It’s easy – create a baby registry on Amazon (it’s free, no worries). I recommend adding a few items to it- but that’s not required. That’s it- wait one to two days. You can either watch your e-mail for the invitation to accept your gift OR check your dash on Amazon regularly for the next few days till you see the button on the side to claim your box. It will be added to your cart and once you checkout you will pay nothing and it’s shipped free!! This is definitely a freebie worth jumping on. They will be in stock on and after August 1st and run until supplies run out!!


They are also running a sweepstakes for baby registry participants. If you create your registry and add 20 or more items to it – you will be automatically entered into the sweepstakes. They are giving away a $500 gift card to someone EACH WEEK until  October!! How cool is that. You can find info on the sweepstakes HERE.


Why We’re Sold On Trilane Retinol+Vitamin C Serum

100_3569Aloha to all my lovely readers. I come to you today with yet another AMAZING skin care product for you all to try! You guys know I am a huge fan of simple and effective products which is why I am sharing Trilane Retinol+Vitamin C Anti-Aging Moisturizing Serum. This stuff is the cat’s meow. When I first received the invitation to try a sample of this product in exchange for my honest review, I thought  ‘ugh, another serum’. Seriously – retinol and vitamin c serums are all over the market right now. I wasn’t sure that this product would be any other than the rest I have tried however, I have a rule about not making any assumptions before I try a product. So I ordered it…. and I’m so glad I did.

What’s This Product All About?

Well, according to the brand information and packaging this nutrient and anti-oxidant rich serum is said to…

“- Smooths and evens out skin texture
– Speeds turnover of skin cells
– Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
– Protects your skin from environmental damage
– Diminishes brown spots
– Minimizes and unclogs pores
– Gentle enough for everyday use”

**Claims come directly from Product Information**

Basically Trilane is supposed to help fight signs of aging – while helping to contour your skin, focusing on smoothing your skin and balancing your complexion to give you a nice youthful glow. Sounds Great Right? That’s because it is.

The Trilane Retinol+Vitamin C serum comes in a really nice frosted glass bottle. I love that. I can put it on my dresser amongst my pretty trinkets and perfumes and it looks right at home. The serum is ready to use right out of the bottle and has a really awesome push nozzle which makes it super easy to dispense.

My Experience With Trilane

So, like I said – the pump nozzle makes it super easy to dispense just the right amount. A little of this serum goes a long way. It has some awesome moisturizing agents in it – so I definitely recommend not going overboard – especially if you have oily or combination skin – it might cause breakouts.

When using this product – I started with a clean face. I applied this serum at night after washing my face right after a shower. In theory you could probably use this under your makeup during the day… but your skin does a lot of work at night healing itself and regenerating skin cells and such. Sleeping with this serum on your face without all of the cosmetics in the way to interfere really lets the goodness of this serum soak into your face. But alas, I digress. This is just my opinion.100_3570

At any rate. In my personal experience, I find that serums are best applied with the hands. I dispense one or two pumps directly into my palm, rub my hands together a few times and massage into my face in circular motions. While I do put the serum on my entire face, I tend to focus on my dry and problem areas.

The Verdict:

I have been using this product for about a month and I am positive that this is the best retinol serum i have ever had the pleasure of using. Not only is application super simple- the product is EFFECTIVE. I have noticed some pretty huge changes in my skin. It’s softer for one – but it is also firmer and more supple in all the right places. My skin tone, which is usually a bit uneven and blotchy is more even and balanced. I am definitely seeing less redness and irritation. My face feels amazingly smooth and I am experiencing a lot less flaking and dryness in my t-zone. This serum is super light weight and is not heavy, cakey or oily on my skin. Once it dries – there is no stickiness or tackiness – you can’t even tell it’s there. My skin feels so much healthier.. and that is a huge deal! That being said – I definitely recommend this product. It does what it claims to you.


If you are interested in trying Trilane Retinol+Vitamin C Anti Aging Moisturizer, the company has been generous enough to give our readers a special deal on their product. If you order this awesome product through their AMAZON PAGE you will receive a whopping 20% off your price when you use the promo code SAVERETC !! So remember – sharing is caring! Share this post with your friends and family to let them in on this deal to!!

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I received this product free in exchange for my honest review. I have not been compensated. All opinions are 100% my own after having used the product.

Awesome Multi-Functional Car Trashcan by Mas27

100_3395I am a new mommy and constantly on the go… there are times I feel like I live in my car. I do my best to keep it trash and clutter free.. but more often than not I forget to throw things away because I am so busy. My car is a dysfunctional unorganized mess. I admit it. Is there a self help group for people with messy cars? Oh, well – I digress.

At any rate – because of my issues with trash around my car.. and the fact that I am super unorganized. I am always browsing around online looking for nifty gadgets, organizational tools and storage items… Not just for me – but things I think my readers would enjoy to. Recently, I was offered the opportunity to try the Car Trash Can made by Mas27.

So, I have to say – I AM IN LOVE WITH THIS PRODUCT. It is sold as a ‘car trash can’ and it certainly works for that. The container itself is large and roomy – BUT COMPACT. it has a velcro closure at the top and presses in to fold and becomes completely flat! The bag has convenient and super user-friendly straps that wrap around the headrest of a car seat, allowing the product to be placed conveniently in the back seat. I think this is an AMAZING placement – mostly because your kids can easily reach it to throw things away. No more sticky snack trash in the backseat!! (How awesome is that?!) Also the placement against the back of the seat also makes it simple for the person in the front seat to reach it (depending on what side of the car you attach it). I recommend getting one for both sides — they are just that awesome.

So, obviously like I said, Mas27 markets this as a car trash can… but OMG at the versatility of this product. It really can be used for so much more than a trash receptacle. The entire inside of the bag is lined, waterproof and leak-proof! Yes, this does make it great for protecting your car from leaking juice boxes, however … slap in an ice pack and you have a hanging lunchbox for a picnic or beach trip. This is exceptionally effective because the lining is so easy to clean. It also works as a resuseable thermal bag for toting groceries. On the other side of the spectrum – for college students – this hanging storage bin makes a great place to store s100_3396ome extra school supplies conveniently in your car.. in case you forget something you need.

I really cannot say enough about this bag and how much I have really enjoyed it. It is super effective and has a very streamlined look. My only criticism is that I wish it came in other colors… because then they would be ALL OVER MY HOUSE!.

If you are interested in learning more about this product or even purchasing it for yourself – head on over to the Product’s AMAZON PAGE

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I received this product at a discount in exchange for my honest review. I have not been compensated for this review. All statements are my own opinion after having used the product.

Product Review: Slim Extreme 3D Thermo Active Shaping Serum

As some of you may know, I am a new mommy to a beautiful 6 month old baby girl. She is the light of my world. But, like most mommies know, growing a baby does create some… extensive and unbecoming changes to the body. I did not gain extensive amounts of weight when I was pregnant – but all the baby weight I did gain was in my belly… and as my little lady bug grew… so did the stretchmarks she was creating. After she was born – I was almost back to my pre-pregnancy weight almost immediate100_3321ly… unfortunately the skin and cellulite in my belly region did not want to disappear along with the baby weight. I suddenly found myself dealing with stretch marks and loose, cellulite ridden skin in my abdomen and I can tell you that it definitely took a toll on my self esteem.

When I was offered an opportunity to try this product – I nearly jumped for joy. I have been on a diet and exercise regimen since my daughter was born – and while i feel healthier and have lost some weight – the loose skin in the abdomen area just wouldn’t go away. I desperately wanted to find a product that could help me… and this seemed like a Godsend that came at just the right time.

Slim Extreme 3D Thermo Active Shaping Serum comes in an easy to dispense bottle and is very simple to apply. You simply add an adequate amount of the gel to your hand rub between your palms and massage the gel into your skin in a circular motion until it has been absorbed. Apply to the entire abdomen area as well as the thighs and tush area. I recommend giving yourself about 3-4 minutes to dry before putting on any clothing.

After application I almost immediately started to feel the product working on my skin. The gel quickly starts to tingle and get very warm (don’t worry – it’s just a warming sensation – it does not burn) This effect lasted a good 15-20 minutes after I got dressed. There is really nothing that you have to do after that. Just go about the rest of your day as normal.

I have been using the product for about two weeks now and, as per the instructions on the bottle I have been applying twice daily – once after my morning shower and once in the evening. Even though two weeks does not seem like a huge amount of time – I have been noticing very distinct changes and results since using the product.

Since beginning the use of Slim Edtreme 3D Thermo Active Shaping Serum, I have noticed that the cellulite and fatty tissue in my abdomen area is much more smooth. The skin itself is tighter, and the skin is super soft. Another great result I am happy to report is that somehow — my stretch marks are lighter … and fading every time I use the serum – which is amazing because I am so self conscious about them.

Overall – I am extremely satisfied with my experience with this product and will likely continue to use it as long as I continue to get positive results. I have not had any adverse skin reactions or side effects from using the product – it has been super gentle on my skin and thus far extremely effective. As far as I can tell – it fulfills every claim that it makes. I definitely recommend this product to anyone looking to tighten the skin in their abdomen, thighs and tush area. Whether you are a new mommy, or are in the process of losing weight and want to treat and prevent cellulite build up.. this product is amazingly easy to use and has worked wonders for me!

I encourage you to check out their product page on Amazon- just click the link below!

Frugally Fruitful’s Product Rating


I received this product at a discount in exchange for my unbiased review. I was not compensated in anyway for this information. All opinions are 100% my own opinion after having used the product extensively.

Product Review: Fruit Infuser Water Bottle 32Oz

I am a HUGE fan of infused water. I have been drinking it for years. I love experimenting with different combinations of fruits, flavors and herbs to create a tasty And healthy beverage experience.

Over the last few months, I have noticed that water infusing water bottles have become popular. While they always looked interesting, I never purchased one because I really saw no advantage to them. i can put infused water in any old water bottle and drink it… but, alas, when I was offered an opportunity to try these water bottles I thought ‘Well, why not.’ I ordered… but didn’t expect the product to outshine my expectations. Boy was I wrong.

When I received my package… I suddenly became super excited. The packaging was colorful and the design of the bottles was fun and unique. 100_3306There are two bottles in the package. One clear with a clear tube and one clear with a blue center tube. The inner  ‘infuser’ tube on each bottle has different size vents in it. I imagine this is so that you can use 100_3308a variety of ‘infusable’ ingredients. The wider tube works well with fruits and the smaller vented one works well with teabags and large leaf herbs. Both bottles come with a set of freezable fruit-shaped ice cubes that are both super cute and functional. I throw mine in the freezer for about an hour before use and they keep my water cold for several hours.

Before I purchased these bottles, I was making infused water the old fashioned way. By old fashioned I mean i would add ingredients to a 100_3309pitcher and let them steep. After having used these bottles, I now realize the downside to my old method. Before, I was making large batches of infused water at once… but you really have to drink the whole pitcher in a short amount of time, or your ingredients will get soggy and slimy and your water will get icky. Not to mention if you do decide to take out the chunks of fruit or herbs you have to basically fish them out, which is time consuming. That is where this product has an advantage. You can add your ingredients to the infuser tube and let your water ‘steep’ in the fridge. When your water has reached the taste potency you like you can actually take out that tube, dump it and then pop in yo100_3310ur freezer fruit chillers and you are ready to go. AWESOMENESS.

I also love that this bottle is great for on-the-go. I can make my water at night and take it to work with me the next day. Fits in a standard car cup holder and the bottle is leak proof. Which is great. Also has an awesome flip top nozzle so you can drink right out of the container.

i should also mention this product is SUPER easy to clean. All components are dishwasher save (with the exception of the 100_3312freezer cubes).

All in all I am super happy that I made the decision to order this product. It is well worth the value that it is selling for considering it’s versatility and durable quality. i would definitely recommend this product if you have been on the fence (like I was) about buying an infuser bottle.

If you are interested in purchasing this product click the product link below to be taken to it’s order page on Amazon! Happy Infusing!

Fruit Infuser Water Bottle, 32oz Bonus Size, (Pack of 2)

Frugally Fruitful’s Product Rating

I received this item at a discount in exchange for my honest review. I was not compensated for this review in any way. All opinions are 100% my own after having USED the product.

Pantene Pro-V Curl Perfection Shaping (Pack of 3) $0.57

Here’s another great NEARLY FREE add on from the Amazon Beauty Department. Right now you can get 3 bottles of Pantene Curl Perfection Shaping Gel for $0.57 shipped Prime All you need to do is clip the $6.00 coupon listed on the page.

Keep in mind – this is an add on item – so either add it to a larger order ($25+) OR order a pre order item (movie, game, etc) – checkout and then cancel the higher priced item. You will never be charged for the pre order item because they don’t charge until the day it ships. But your add-on will still ship.

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Pantene Curl Perfection Shaping Gel 6.8 fl oz (Pack of 3)

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