After school gaming #Minecraft

Minecraft Super League Gaming in Denver, CO

When I first heard my children talking about Minecraft, I couldn't figure out what all the fuss was about.  As a matter of fact, most of our conversations would leave me feeling confused as to why they would want to play this game at all.  They had never been into Legos and from the way they would describe building things out of blocks, it kinda sounded like Legos to me, just in game … [Read more...]

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Ladies, Did You Know Breast Discomfort is Not Normal?

There are so many things about being a woman that give me reason to celebrate, however, being a woman also comes with a few negatives that I would trade any day.  It's no surprise to any woman that at least once a month our lives are put on hold because of discomforts associated with menstrual periods.  The problem with that is for many like myself, the discomfort last much longer than that.  For … [Read more...]

#HillshireSnacking on the go

Grab and Go Snacks with Hillshire Snacking

I have always heard that the most important meal of the day is breakfast, so I usually try to start off my morning with foods that are a good choice for my body.   Though I will be honest, I am not much of a breakfast person, which makes this hard to do at times.  I have also realized that no matter what I eat for breakfast or lunch, I can't seem to get away from snacking, which is where I … [Read more...]

Vera Wang Embrace Collection

Embrace Yourself with the Vera Wang Embrace Perfume Collection

The scent of a woman is a very personal thing.  It says something about who we are, which is why deciding on the perfect scent that says "Hello World this is me!", can be a real challenge. The possibilities available are endless, making it even harder to walk into a store and grab the ideal smell for yourself on the first try.  What normally happens is after a spritz here and a spritz there, … [Read more...]


The MUTTS Winter Diaries Comics GIVEAWAY

The treasured characters in the MUTTS comics have a special charm to kids and adults of all ages. The friendship, warmth, and humor between characters that are seemingly unlikely matches create a special dynamic that will warm your heart. The graphic novel style collection of the MUTTS diaries introduces some of the cast members through a variety of their most popular comic strips. With winter … [Read more...]

RoC Retinol Correxion Eye Cream

Is Your State Causing Your Wrinkles? It Just Might Be!

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for RoC Skincare.  I received product to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I'm very much a believer in the phrase "beauty begins on the inside", but I'm also not against doing what I can to feel beautiful on the outside as well.  I now realize that looking my best on the outside … [Read more...]

Data Done Right Virgin

Divvy up Data with Data Done Right Plans at Walmart

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Virgin Mobile USA which is one of Sprints prepaid brands.  I received two Virgin Mobile smartphones to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Most families have someone that is lovingly referred to as a data hog.  In my family that person is usually me.  Yep, I own it!  However … [Read more...]

#BestBuy Birthday gift ideas

Find the Perfect Gift for Anyone 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." Every year once the school year begins, birthday invites begin to show up in the kids backpacks.  The big question is never whether my kids want to go, it's always what does the birthday boy or girl want as a gift.  It is so hard to find the perfect gift that … [Read more...]

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Getting Acquainted with the Sprint LG G4 Smartphone

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint.  I received a Sprint device to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Being 40-something, I have seen a lot of changes in the way people communicate.  We have gone from waiting at home for hours by a landline phone for an important call, to being attached to a … [Read more...]

BODYARMOR sports drink

Keep Kids Hydrated with this Tasty Sports Drink!

Kids sports are in full swing during the summer months, so it's an important time for parents to ensure that we keep our children well hydrated and ready for the game. There are plenty of ways to do this, including providing them with plain water, however, sometimes kids prefer something with a little more flavor.  This is where it can get a little want the flavor, parents want to … [Read more...]