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Summer Activities and Delicious Treats using SPLENDA Recipes

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for the SPLENDA® Brand. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All opinions and reviews are my own.” Summer means activities with friends, family and lots of kids looking to have fun.  The activities often include things like swimming, bicycling and … [Read more...]

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I’m Sold on the Samsung SUHD 4K Television at Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Usually it is the guy that has an obsession with wanting the biggest and best when it comes to televisions.   When I walk into a store like Best Buy, it is almost guaranteed that I will find a handful of men scattered around the television section wiping drool … [Read more...]

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5 Things Every Pet Owner Should Know

There is something about having a pet that makes me feel complete.  Perhaps it's because I have been a pet owner for as long as I can remember, but more likely it's because of how much a dog loves its owner.  There is something so comforting about knowing my pups will always be waiting at home by the door with a wag of their tail to greet me.  Unfortunately, I've learned through the years that … [Read more...]

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Booking a Cheap Hotel Room is Easier Than You Think

With summer creeping up on us rather quickly, you may have begun planning an exciting vacation.   Next to flights, hotel rooms are probably your second biggest cost. Learn how to squeeze the most value out of your money by following the tips below. Booking a cheap hotel room can be easier than you think. Do Your Research A good first step is to search on a standard booking website for the … [Read more...]

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What to Expect on a Girlfriend Getaway in New Mexico

When thinking about taking a vacation with girlfriends, what types of things do you look for? How about something like shopping within walking distance, great local restaurants, adventure and of course, relaxation. Sounds like a perfect girlfriend getaway to me and you can find all this and more in New Mexico. New Mexico was nothing like what I expected. If you are anything like me, when you … [Read more...]

Digital Media Academy

Digital Media Academy Summer Camp $75 Off Code

As a parent I am always planning ahead for summer months.  Keeping children entertained and happy is a big part of having an enjoyable summer.  I also like to know that during the summer they continue to keep their minds engaged with learning of some kind. My children love technology.  DUH!  I guess there aren't many kids that don't like computers, televisions and video games.   That's why a … [Read more...]

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LANEIGE Advanced Water Science Skincare Review

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for LANEIGE. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” We all know that water is essential to our bodies well being, so it makes sense that it would also be beneficial to add water to the facial products we use. However, LANEIGE has discovered that … [Read more...]

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Save $75 on Digital Media Academy this Summer

This time of year parents are on the lookout for the best ways to keep their children entertained during summer months.  For those of you that have kiddos that enjoy technology, Digital Media Academy may be exactly what you are looking for.  Keep reading to see how you can save $75 for this years summer camp. Digital Media Academy Founded at Stanford University, Digital Media Academy is ranked … [Read more...]

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Check out the AMD FX APU- HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop at Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free I'm a bit of a tech geek.  I am not saying I know a ton about technology, but I love it!   I love computers, phones, music, televisions and anything else that has a power button for the most part.  However, deciding what is the latest and greatest to hit the … [Read more...]

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Revealing JLuxe by J.Lo Fragrance for Women

I was provided with a sample of JLuxe for my honest review.  All opinions are 100% my own. When it comes to Jennifer Lopez there isn't much she hasn't done.  Better known by most as J.Lo,  she is a performer, actress, and businesswoman.  Simply put, she is a pretty amazing woman overall. Adding to her list of accomplishments, J.Lo released a new perfume this week called JLuxe, which can … [Read more...]