Getting Happy, Healthy and Ready for Summer

Duane Reade Happy and Healthy Spring Magazine

I am so excited to have partnered with Duane Reade and Collective Bias to bring you this post about Duane Reade’s new Happy and Healthy Magazine. We had a long cold winter here in the Northeast, but happily, it’s starting to warm up around here.  Anybody who knows me knows that I absolutely hate the…

Turn Off The Screens – 25 Activities For Screen Free Week

screen free week

Have you heard of Screen Free Week? Screen Free Week is an annual event where parents are encouraged to turn off all screens including televisions, computers, tablets and video games in order to improve children’s well-being and connect with their families. This year, Screen Free Week will be observed during the week of April 29th….

The New Evian “Baby & Me” Commercial is Funny!

evian baby and me screenshot

There have been millions of television ads produced that have gained popularity and created a spark of sensation across the globe.  One of those commercials is the new Evian baby commercial which is presented by the Evian Natural Spring Water Company.  I came across this commercial while I was watching the news this morning and…

Duane Reade’s new iPhone App Makes Shopping Super Easy

This is the opening screen of the Duane Reade iPhone app.

When it comes to shopping, convenience and savings are two things I always look for.  There are certain stores, I hate to visit because the experiences I’ve had there have not been great ones.  Then there are the stores that are doing it right, stores like Duane Reade.  What makes it even better to shop…

Get An Easier Shopping Experience With Sears


When it comes to shopping, I prefer to shop online as opposed to shopping at physical, brick and mortar stores. I find it easier to shop online primarily because of the convenience. I like to be able to take my time browsing with no crowds around and no lines to worry about. Brick and mortar…

Why You Should Choose Honey Bunches Of Oats Greek Honey Crunch Cereal


I have a slight obsession with Greek Yogurt. I was wary to try it at first, but soon after trying it, I fell in love. I eat Greek yogurt for breakfast, make smoothies with it, and also cook with it at times. If you ask any nutritionist what some of the best breakfast meal choices…

Disney’s Planes Takes Off This Summer

Disney Planes movie poster

If your kids loved the movie Cars, then they’re bound to love this new Disney movie. From the skies of “Cars” comes “Disney Planes,” an action-packed animated 3D adventure comedy. Z.E.N. absolutely loved Cars. In fact, it is his all time favorite.  I can only imagine that he’ll love this movie just as much. In…

10 Lovely Quotes About Spring

Quote - "Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn." by Lewis Grizzard

It’s finally starting to feel like spring here.  We’ve had a long cold winter here in NJ.  After being confined to the indoors for so long, I am ready to head outdoors to do some gardening, and to just enjoy the warmer weather. Check out this list of 10 lovely quotes about spring I compiled. Do…

Sharing the Love with P&G

My sister Cynthia and I at the photo booth station

Last week I was invited to a fabulous event hosted by P&G.  The event dubbed, Share, Love, Celebrate the Best of P&G was a special event to celebrate some of P&G’s “Most Loved” brands. P&G brands including Olay®, CoverGirl®, Febreze®, Tide and Pantene®.  I was invited to bring a +1 and we would have a…

Benefits of an Air Purifier


How clean is the air in your home?  Scientists are now saying that there are more pollutants in a person’s home than there are outside; that a confined space like an office or a house is many times more likely to make a person sick than spending the same amount of time outside. I totally…