Giveway to Help with the Holiday Headaches from Excedrin Extra Strength

This post is sponsored by Excedrin Extra Strength. The holiday season hit about one day after Halloween, companies took no haste in advertising for your holiday shopping desires. Getting a head start on grabbing your children’s attention; I want this, I want that, for every single toy commercial out there. It seems commercials are in high mode for hitting those on our holiday shopping gift list already. Excedrin Extra Strength understands that holidays can bring on headaches for many families, between the cost of holiday gift giving to the expenses incurred when traveling to see family, it’s no wonder you […]

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Back to School with Excedrin Giveaway – My Baby Goes to Kindergarten

This post has been sponsored by Excedrin Extra Strength, I am a Brand Ambassador for them through the remainder of 2013 and do receive compensation as well as the possibility of products for my time. Keep your eyes peeled for more fun posts! All opinions are that of my own. This school year my youngest will head off to Kindergarten, leaving me home alone to work for six hours a day five days a week without Mama duties interrupting. While I am extremely happy about having all of my kids in school full time finally, I am a tad bit […]

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Staying Cool, Calm and Headache Free This Summer and a Fun Giveaway

The month is June, the time is near Summer and with that comes the wonderful school break season. The kids will all be home from school wanting Mama to keep them occupied, entertained and well fed. You know the season, one in which can be total chaos of having children who thrived on the demands school requested of them all school year into the season of a carefree Summer being home with  Mama full time. With this time of year comes headaches, not only induced by the dilemma of keeping kids occupied, on a schedule and well fed but the […]

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Excedrin® Extra Strength is asking America one Question & Giveaway #spon

Excedrin® Extra Strength is asking America one question this Spring;who has the biggest headache? Rush Hour Commuters? First Time Parents? Tax Filing Citizens? Who do you think has the biggest headache? Maybe it’s that Mom who is working from home juggling three kids, like me right? Or that person who has to deal with a horn beeping rush hour experience in the heart of a city? Each example makes sense for that biggest headache, but we can only vote for one and Excedrin® Extra Strength is having a hard time so they wanted to reach out to America and have […]

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Monday Has Arrived Please Insert Coffee IV

I recall never liking coffee, at all. I loved coffee flavored things, coffee ice cream was my all time favorite, but then it happened – I started working in New London, NH as an administrative assistant with a high paced, multi-tasking job. I needed coffee. I started drinking coffee. I became addicted to coffee. I now get a headache if I try to go without coffee. I seriously do. The thing is, I can not even do decaffeinated coffee either because I still get that headache. I recall that there was this one week where my head was pounding, I […]

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Now Mama Has Sickness

I knew it was coming, I felt that head ache coming .. I felt the sniffles sneak up, the sore throat started in first thing in the morning. I waited as this sickness creeped through the children first and just when Baby K gets it … Mama gets it! Yup that’s right I am stuffed up solid, no sleep due to the little one being sick and well the 3 year old has started having his old sleep issues … yeah so there is not much sleeping going on in the Brandy Ellen household. It’s okay though, I am still […]

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The Flu Has Hit

So it’s official, my daughter started having a headache last night, woke up crying and sounded horrible. She had a temp of 101.4 and today her temp went as high as 102.4. She is officially sick and from talking to my pediatrician she does have the flu, what type is unknown but she did get her seasonal flu shot last Monday. Pediatrician’s office stated they are seeing more of the Swine type flu rather than the seasonal so they stated the symptoms s0und like that, either way I don’t really need a label to place on it, she is simply […]

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