Bring The Fun Back To The Breakfast Table! #StarWars @GeneralMills #Giveaway #Ad

    I'm excited to announce that I have already purchased our family's tickets to see the new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, during opening weekend in November.  I rarely geek out over any movie but this film is a favorite one from my childhood.  My husband and I are very eager to share our excitement over all of the original Star Wars characters with our boys and our nephews.       General Mills is helping to add to this nostalgic experience by bringing the Star Wars fun back to breakfast!  If you are like us, you remember the good old days when cereal boxes used to come with a prize inside of them.  Half of the fun was digging through the box for the prize or waiting until the box was finished to fish out whatever was inside.     We also want to get our kids excited about breakfast because it truly is the most important meal of the day.  Studies show that eating a balanced breakfast helps kids to perform better … [Read more...]

General Mills Brings The Minions To Your Cereal Box! #Minions @GeneralMills #Giveaway #Ad

    As you all know, my family and I had the opportunity to head to New York City to see the advanced screening of the Minions movie.  You can read all about our adventures HERE!  Not only did we enjoy the film immensely, but we are now obsessed with collecting Minions memorabilia and collectibles.     In the nick of time for their new movie to take the summer box office, General Mills has partnered with the Minions to offer exclusive Minions Buddies in specially marked boxes of General Mills cereals!     General Mills is wants to continue to connect their fans with what they love.  Nestled inside each box, you will find one of six select Minions Buddies about to hit the big screen.     Minions aficionados and cereal fans can both collect all six Buddies in each participating brand of General Mills cereals, including Honey Nut Cheerios, Banana Nut Cheerios, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Reese's Puffs, Trix and Golden Grahams.       These specially marked boxes of Big G cereals … [Read more...]

Big G Cereals Curvy Straws Review and Giveaway

      I always try to get my boys to drink the leftover milk from their cereal bowls.  They are both not really big milk drinkers to begin with and I constantly worry about them getting enough calcium in their diets.  As a mother, I know that it is important to monitor their eating habits to make sure that they are receiving enough calcium and Vitamin D.     What better way to get kids to drink their milk than by slurping it down to the bottom of the bowl with their new Curvy Straws, available in packs of especially marked boxes of Big G cereals.  These collectable, connectable curvy straws come in six different colors and feature beloved Big G cereal characters.       Kids can have a great time mixing and matching them to build bigger and more colorful straws.  Parents can enjoy knowing that their children are building stronger bones and muscles through their increased calcium intake.  The best thing is that kids can also use these straws to enjoy ice cold milk from … [Read more...]

General Mills and DC ENTERTAINMENT Review and Giveaway

   Big G Cereals and DC Comics have teamed up to change breakfast for all your little boys and girls.  Available now, specially marked boxes of Big G Cereals will feature collectable DC Super Hero comic books starring members from the Justice League, from Batman to Wonder Woman to Green Lantern!  As if that wasn't enough to get your kids excited about eating a wholesome breakfast, these boxes will also include a cut-out DC Super Hero mask your child can use to pretend to be just like their favorite DC Comic book hero.     You can collect all four comics in participating Big G cereals including; Cinnamon Toast Crunch (17 oz.), Lucky Charms (16 oz.), Honey Nut Cheerios (17 oz.), Trix (14.8 oz.), Golden Grahams (16 oz.), Reese’s Puffs(18 oz.) and Cocoa Puffs (16.5 oz.)  Not only are all of these cereals delicious, but they are good for you too.  My boys love Big G Cereals but two of their favorties are Lucky Charms and Honey Nut Cheerios.  They eat these cereals all the time anyway just … [Read more...]