Innotab giveaway

Welcome to the VTech Innotab 3 Plus giveaway hosted by Housewife on a Mission and sponsored by VTech!

We’re giving away an InnoTab 3 Plus Learning Tablet (Ages 3-9 years, MSRP: $59.99)!

  • InnoTab 3 Plus is a value-packed tablet that features a rechargeable battery power pack so you don’t need to worry about constantly purchasing batteries, a cost that really adds up.
  • This tablet offers access to more than 800 educator-endorsed, age and stage appropriate cartridges, software and apps that can be purchased and downloaded from VTech’s Learning Lodge app store.
  • Children will also love taking photos using the 180° rotating camera with over 55 special effects and using the video recorder to make movies. They can even import and listen to their own MP3s with the music player.
  • InnoTab 3 Plus comes with 12 apps to open up a world of learning fun at an affordable price of only $59.99, making it a great first learning tablet for price conscious parents.

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honey-orange-chickenThis is a sponsored post created in partnership with Albertsons.

I swear I get busier and busier every single week. I have always taken a lot on, but it’s awesome that these days I’m taking on more and more things that I love.

Being so busy makes it harder to prepare dinner from scratch each night, so I have been using my crockpot more often. I like to make enough food to last us 2-3 days for dinner so all I have to do is pop the crockpot on a bit before dinner to heat up the leftovers.

One of my favorite easy and tasty crockpost recipes is for Homemade Honey Orange Chicken. The kids love it and so do Brian and I. It’s really easy to throw together and let it cook all day. Since we have a rice cooker, it makes it super easy on me to serve a healthy and delicious dinner.

Homemade Honey Orange Chicken Recipe

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