Author Archives: Diane Nassy

Diane is a New Jersey based writer and blogger. She is the mom of a 6 year old little boy and a wife. Through her blog, she wants to inspire moms to find Zen in their lives while offering practical tips and other valuable information to help families deal with everyday issues. Check out Diane's Google+ profile "

Do You Know When To Throw Out Your Makeup?

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How often do you toss your makeup? When it comes to something like milk, most of us are only too ready to throw it out at the slightest indication of sourness. Surely, then, we would apply the same logic to makeup — after all, this is something we apply to our faces on a daily…

How To Make Perfect Popcorn Every Time

Make perfect popcorn

This post about the Perfect Popcorn app is sponsored by Pop Secret, but opinions are 100% my own. Popcorn and a movie can make for a fun evening at home with the family. It sounds easy right? Usually it is, but every now and then, we wind up burning the popcorn. …

Our Quick Weekend Getaway to Atlantic City

We took a quick couples weekend getaway to Atlantic City to get away from it all as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars by Crowdtap #DoAC Why? Because, parents should consider taking short getaways without the kids every now and then. Parenting comes with its fair share of challenges and it’s easy for couples…

Genworth Let’s Talk Tour Covers Long-Term Care

Genworth #LetsTalk Tour

I wrote this review while participating in a campaign for Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Genworth. I attended a live event and received a promotional item to thank me for participating. Let’s face it, we’re all getting older. Aging is not something we like to talk about but it’s something we all need to…

We Had a Good Stay at the Chateau Resort and Conference Center

Chateau Resort and Conference Center

If you’re looking for a place to stay when you visit the Pocono Mountains area, you may want to check out the Chateau Resort and Conference Center. My family and I had a chance to check out the resort a few weeks ago when we visited Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark. It’s literally right next door to…

Starting My Day with Cereal & Milk at the Kellogg’s Recharge Bar

Cute vase filled with cereal ath the #CerealAndMilk event in NYC

Many thanks to Kellogg’s® for sponsoring today’s story, and keeping me recharged with a tasty combination of protein and grains. When I was in high school and college, I had to travel quite some distance to get to school.  Because of this, I used to skip breakfast regularly.  As a result, I found that I…

Desaki Japanese Restaurant – A Great Place to Eat in the Poconos

Desaki Japanese Restaurant

If you are a fan of Japanese food and sushi, you will love visiting the local hibachi restaurant in the Pocono mountains. Desaki Japanese Restaurant promises to provide one of the most unique and entertaining dining experiences for enthusiasts of the cuisine and newcomers alike. The location is very easy to access for those visiting…

Family Fun At Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark

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Are you thinking of taking the entire family for a quick getaway? We love quick little weekend getaways and just discovered a great weekend getaway destination not too far away. Last weekend we had the opportunity to visit Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark. This is the biggest outdoor water park in Pennsylvania and is located right in…

10 Items You Need to Pack For A Trip To The Water Park

10 items you need to pack for a trip to the water park

Are you ready to face the outdoors for all day full of play and relaxation? Spending the day at an outdoor water park is a fun way to spend a hot summer day. From fun wading pools to thrilling water slides there is something for everyone. Water parks are a great destination for family fun,…

Amazon Studios Presents Tumble Leaf, An Original Series For Pre-Schoolers

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Disclosure: “I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Amazon Studios. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and promotional item to thank me for participating.” I’ve always been a big fan of Amazon.com and love that they are creating more and more original shows via Amazon Studios….