Learning How to Balance Life – 3 Tips to Get You Started

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Life can be crazy. Some days I feel like I am constantly running around, trying to accomplish everything on my to-do list. With everything on my plate, I know I am ‘trying to have it all.’ I am a mother, wife, blogger, and business woman. But I do not simply want to be those things;…

12 Refreshing Watermelon Recipes For Summer

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It’s summertime and in our house, that means watermelons! All three of us love, love, love watermelon.  Philip usually just cuts it up and we eat it by the bowfuls.  However, that can get pretty boring!   So, I did some searching to find some different ways to eat it and found quite a few creative…

Trying Out Garnier Skin Renew Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream

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As you know from some of my previous posts, I’m always looking for skin care products that will make my skin look younger, feel softer, and generally give my skin a healthy glow.  I’m sure I’m not alone in this quest! A few months ago, I received a sample of Garnier BB Cream Miracle Skin…

The Parking Spot Takes The Hassle Out Of Airport Parking

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Parking Spot for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. There is something about summer that makes me want to travel. I love the feeling of heading to the airport, knowing that I am about to begin an adventure and make great memories. However,…

Using 20 Mule Team Borax To Freshen My Laundry

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[Disclosure: I received a complimentary sample to facilitate this review. All opinions are 100% my own.] Surprising as it may sound, doing the laundry is one of my favorite household chores. Although it may seem at times like a never ending cycle, I try my best to stay on top of it by doing the…

Save Money On Groceries with Zaycon Foods

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[This post was commissioned by US Family guide and Zaycon Foods] I’m pretty traditional when it comes to shopping for food and basically shop at my local supermarket or warehouse store like Costco. So you can imagine my surprise when I heard about how some people are saving lots of money by buying fresh, quality…

Summer Bucket List Ideas for Families

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Do you have a summer bucket list? It’s officially summer so that means it’s time to start planning some fun summer activities.  Sometimes it’s hard to come up with stuff to do though so I compiled a great list of family friendly summer bucket list ideas. Print out your own blank Summer Bucket List for…

Wanna See Beyoncé live at the Mrs. Carter Show World Tour? Here’s your Chance! #Beyoncé #MC

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There are some singers and songs that shape how we remember a time in our life. For me, Beyoncé is one of them. I have been a fan since her days in Destiny’s Child. I can remember going on road trips with my girlfriends and singing along, at the top of our lungs to songs…

The Ubooly Interactive Plush Toy is Lots of Fun

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[This post was commissioned by Ubooly] Technology has brought us great gadgets like the iPhone, iPad, laptops, notebooks, and so much more.  That opens up a wide world of new toys to share with our children. Educational and “just for fun” technological toys are everywhere. We recently had the chance to review the Ubooly.  It’s…

How I’m Preparing My Skin For The Summer Sun

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[This post was commissioned by Collective Bias® and Duane Reade]   I love going to drugstores stores and looking around at the makeup counters. I could spend hours looking at all the new colors and smelling the perfumes. However, there is always so much to choose from and sometimes I wonder which products will work…