Relaxing Desert Retreat: La Casa Del Zorro Resort in Borrego Springs, California

Cactus plant in Borrego Springs Desert

  Who goes to the desert in the summer?   I’ll tell you who. Someone who want to relax, to unwind. Someone who wants to throw away all of their responsibilities for the moment and have a little fun. We went to La Casa Del Zorro Resort and Spa in Borrego Springs and loved every […]

Celebrating Milestones: Marriott Rewards® The Most Memorable Accomplisments

Marriott Rewards Surprise Party

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Marriott Rewards. I received Marriott Points to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.     How do you celebrate someone special in your life? Have Marriott throw them a surprise party!   Remember when I told you […]

The Boxtrolls Movie Premiere Sweepstakes: You Can WIN a Trip to Los Angeles!

Make Your Own Boxtroll for The Boxtrolls Movie

  Y’all  remember when I shared the reasons you must see The Boxtrolls movie, a new, exciting family film? In anticipation of The Boxtrolls movie release, they are holding a fun sweepstakes that will send one lucky family to the premiere of the movie in Los Angeles!   From the creators of ParaNorman and Coraline, […]

Back To School Must Haves: 3 Boys Clothing Styles + Outfit Ideas

Oshkosh BGosh Fall 2014 Boys Plaid and Cargo Outfit

  Do you need back to school clothes and outfit ideas for boys? Have you finished your back to school shopping? I am almost there, I have a few items left to pick up for both my daughter and son. My daughter just needs a jacket, but my son, oh my SON. He needs something in […]

The #Ferguson Protest: What Am I Supposed To Tell My Son?

SWAT police and protestors come face to face in Ferguson, MO

If you knew nothing about the current situation in Ferguson, Missouri and I showed you this picture, what would you think it was from?     This photo looks like it’s a scene from the 1960′s. As most of us have already heard, this is happening NOW, in August of 2014, and it’s sickening. There […]

5 Reasons To Getaway to Alaska: Stay at The Waterfall Resort and Steamboat Bay Fishing Club!

Steamboat Bay Fishing Club Lodge

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for the Waterfall Group. I received a gift basket and a promotional item to thank me for my participation.     I have had Alaska on my travel bucket list for a few years now. I feel like most people think of the beach […]

Soar and Fly at Jump Around Now Trampoline and Adventure Park!

Kids at Jump Around Now San Diego

  Look at these two. I took this picture right as they were climbing out of the foam pit. So excited to try out a new adventure, having so much fun with all of that energy! Their faces lit up with delight when we walked into Jump Around Now, a new trampoline and adventure park […]

Get The Look: Orange and Gray Chevron Bathroom Decor #ListerineDesign

LISTERINE Limited Edition Chevron Decor Bottles

This post brought to you by Listerine. All opinions are 100% mine.   I LOVE this orange and gray chevron bathroom decorating idea!     I moved, and I am so behind on getting the place together. The walls are white, the carpet is off white, and it’s a rental so there’s not much I […]

Savoring Summer: Make These Nectarine & Basil Mojitos!

Skinny Mojitos Nectarine, Lime and Basil

This week, we’re making our nectarine & basil mojito using Sweet’N Low, it’s part of a sponsored post series for the #SweetNLowStars program. Y’all have GOT to try this drink recipe!     Nectarines are a summer favorite, so why not take full advantage and make something delicious with them before they’re gone? As the […]

A Walk In Historic Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Flag Door, Old San Juan

  Remember how I told y’all that I had to get away? Well, I did, and Puerto Rico was the destination. If you’re in need of a getaway to a tropical paradise that’s nearby, this is the destination. It’s super easy to travel to Puerto Rico, it’s a U.S. Territory and no passport is required. The main […]