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Giveaway: Huge assortment of Smarties products!


By Shannon Magsam, #IamASmartie Note from the mamas: Congratulations to Ambre Brewster, winner of the Smarties assortment! We also want to congratulate Ambre on the recent birth of her third baby, Ethan! Peace out, mamas! My daughter had an impromptu baking party at our house last week with several of her besties. I couldn’t help [...]

Getting crafty with Smarties!


By Shannon Magsam, #IamASmartie OK, all you crafty mamas (and even you not-so-crafty ones, because I promise you can do this!) we’re all going to make gift-worthy clipboards today. Everyone pull up your chairs to the kitchen table and let’s all do this together. I’ve added the step-by-step instructions and pictures below to go along [...]

How do you enjoy a Smartie?

Smarties candy necklaces

By Shannon Magsam, mama to ladybug and co-creator of nwaMotherlode OK, mamas, do you have any unique and different uses for Smarties? You know, the pastel-colored twist wrap candy that always makes you think of Halloween and comes in all kinds of flavors? They are: White = Orange-Cream; Yellow = Pineapple; Pink = Cherry; Green [...]

The Rockwood Files: Chocoholics Anonymous

By Gwen Rockwood, newspaper columnist and mama of 3 “Hi. My name is Gwen Rockwood, and it’s been two hours and 43 minutes since the last time I stole a miniature Snickers bar from my kids’ stash of Halloween candy.” If the first step is admitting you have a problem, then fine. I said it. [...]