Easy Ways to Make Guests Feel Welcome This Holiday Season

Easy Ways to Make Guests Feel Welcome

Can you believe we are almost into November?  The temperatures are cooling down and the entertaining is heating up.  For me, that means preparing for guests.  Whether it’s my mom, my in-laws or simply friends, I work hard during the holiday months to make sure that my home is always ready for guests. A few (Continue Reading…);

Add Some Flavor to Your Celebrations with California Delicious!


When I think of the upcoming holidays, the first thing that comes to my mind are…..gift baskets!  Let’s be honest – everyone loves to receive a special gift basket stuffed with delicious foods and goodies.  Whether it’s as the centerpiece for your holiday gatherings or a way to tell loved ones you wish you were (Continue Reading…);

7 Foods That You Can Make in the Microwave & a Great Giveaway!


I’m all about foods that are easy to make.  If I can just stick something in the microwave and have an instant snack or meal, I’m one happy lady!  But in order to do that, I need a microwave that I can trust to perform.  I’m getting ahead of myself though.  Before we get to (Continue Reading…);

How to Keep Your Kids Hydrated the Tasty Way! #DrinkDripDrop


My oldest son plays ball year round and I struggle to keep him hydrated while he’s on the go.  So when SheSpeaks and DripDrop asked me to partner with them to share how I keep my son hydrated, I was happy to do it.  While this post is compensated, all opinions are my own. I’ll (Continue Reading…);

Beat the Winter Blues with Burt’s Bees!

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Temperatures are dropping and winter is on it’s way.  In my home that means changes in our daily routine.  I’m excited to partner with Burt’s Bees to tell you why we choose Burt’s Bees natural products from Walmart for our winter needs.  While this post is compensated, all opinions are my own. I’ve always been (Continue Reading…);

Life Tastes Sweet with #SensiStopStrips!


This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Crest.  Regardless, all opinions are my own. The holidays are coming and that means lots of hot and cold foods that are completely drool worthy will be on your table.  Last month I shared with how tooth sensitivity was keeping my mom from enjoying her favorite fall and holiday (Continue Reading…);

Race the Day Away with Road Rippers


My little guy is crazy about cars.  He can literally spend hours on the floor racing away the day as he makes “Vroom” and “Zoom” sounds.  So when Toy State asked us to review their Road Rippers Hatchback cars, of course we said yes! We received a Road Rippers Hatchback car and from the moment (Continue Reading…);

Finding Easy Ways to Save with #WMTSavingsCatcher!


I shopped savvy using Walmart Saving Catcher, as part of a sponsored post for Crowdtap. #WMTSavingsCatcher With the holidays quickly approaching, I’m looking for ways to save money.  After all, with two kids, a large extended family and a wish list of my own, holiday expenses will add up quickly.  I’ve tried many different things (Continue Reading…);

Make Over Your Look with Old Navy #FallFashionista

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I love this time of the year.  It’s the time when I pull out my favorite jeans, boots and sweaters.  No matter what your fall style is, if you’re like me when the weather cools down, it means your wardrobe needs to heat up!  And we want to help you do that with the Fall (Continue Reading…);

Make New Friends with the Octonauts at SEA-LIFE Aquarium!

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Our awesome reviewer Melanie recently had the chance to make some special new friends at SEA-LIFE Aquarium.  While she did receive free admission to the event, all the fun she had is her own!  We’re thrilled to share her experience with you today! Recently, my daughter celebrated her first birthday. It was a celebration that (Continue Reading…);