Review: Avon Skin So Soft Bug Guard Insect Repellents

After my sunscreen review post last month I had so many requests to share my favorite insect repellants. I have several in my Favorite Summer Products post but recently was asked by Avon to review and share about their line of Skin So Soft Bug Guard insect repellents. I am also giving y’all a little glimpse of our raised vegetable garden that I’ve had so many questions about.

This post was sponsored by Avon. As always, thanks for supporting brands I love and that allow DoSayGive to bring you great content!

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Sensory Fun: Summer Activities for Children

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Summer is here and that means the kids are HOME! Lucky for you, I have a wonderful guest post from my friend, Julie Friedman, from the Young, Wild, and Friedman blog. You may remember when I posted that Valentine’s themed play doh activity kit, well that was from Julie! Her summer activity kit launches Sunday, June 3rd at 8 pm (and they make great gifts!). Julie is so kind to give us a little preview of the kit and share a super helpful list of sensory activities you can do this summer. 

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Beach and Pool Bag Guide 2016!


Summer officially begins this weekend! I’m rounding up my favorite beach and pool bag picks from all your favorite stores.  Prices start at $15 and many have free shipping so you can order and have by this weekend! (Above images are clickable.)

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Summer Tips and Products with Mommy M.D.

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I didn’t know until recently that my daughters’ pediatrician, Dr. Julie Linderman, is also a blogger and an excellent one at that. Julie writes in-depth posts about issues moms really want to know about and, as a mother of three, she inserts a personal perspective that is both refreshing and relatable.

I recently asked Julie if she would do a little interview for my readers. Whether you have children or not, you will enjoy reading her recommendations!

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Friday Focus: Swim Cover Ups!


I don’t know about you, but I feel like the cutest swimwear and cover ups always sell out in a lot of sizes before summer even begins! In an effort to save you time – and also help me find a cover up for our beach trip in a few weeks! – I have found the most fabulous cover ups from dozens of different brands. Bonus: Several are on sale!

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