Dare to Bare: 3 Tricks To Spring Fresh Skin from Head to Toe #Aveeno

Aveeno® Daily Moisturizing Body Wash

  I have partnered with SocialStars and Aveeno® to share my experience using natural products that work great to give a gentle clean, for me, and for my family. #Aveeno     Do you know how happy I am that it’s finally spring? SO. HAPPY.  Now that spring has officially sprung, it means we are […]

Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas: Savory Bacon and Leek Hash Brown Skillet #SimplyPotatoes

Savory Bacon and Leek Skillet Hash Browns recipe

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Simply Potatoes. All opinions are 100% mine.     You know what I love? Hash browns. You wanna know what else I love? Not having to shred any potatoes! It takes forever: peel, wash, shred, drain, repeat for each potato. I am all […]

15 of My Favorite Photos from My Trip To Panama, Central America

Panama souvenirs, mommyGAGA

    There’s something about traveling that’s so liberating, so exhilarating, and just down right awesome to breathe in different air and experience different cultures and scenery. My trip to Panama was nothing short of amazing, it was our annual girls trip that was much needed!   We started our adventure in Penonome, Panama, which […]

In Your FACE: A Gentle, Natural Clean with Aveeno® for Sensitive Skin #Aveeno

Aveeno® Ultra-Calming® foaming cleanser and daily moisturizer

  Everyone in my family has such sensitive skin, especially our faces! I have partnered with SocialStars and Aveeno® to share my experience using natural products that work great to give a gentle clean, for me, and for my family. #Aveeno     You know how I realized that i’m getting old? Well, besides the fact […]

Disney Pixar’s INSIDE OUT + LAVA Featurette Is What We’ve Been Waiting For!

INSIDE OUT – Pictured: Joy. ©2015 Disney•Pixar. All Rights Reserved.

    Now, I know, that you know, that I am in love with Disney and Pixar films. When I was in San Francisco with Disney a couple months back, I got a chance to stop by Pixar Animation Studios and learn all about their newest beloved animated movie, INSIDE OUT! It’s always exciting to go […]

5 Tips For Planning A Kids Birthday Party On A Budget

Frozen Birthday Party Ideas, Cupcake Toppers, Cupcake Stand and Blue Frozen Punch

    Two kids, two birthday parties. They’ve always had them, celebrating each year of life and love! We’re big on birthdays in our family, it’s the most special day for an individual, the day you we’re brought into this world, which is pretty important to me. Now I know that throwing birthday parties for […]

5 Adorable and Easy St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

St Patricks Day Crafts for Kids, Stained Glass Tissue Paper Shamrocks

    St. Patrick’s Day is March 17th!   Do you celebrate? We don’t, but we like to get crafty around the holidays at home with the kids. If you are looking for a few fun and easy St. Patty’s Day crafts for kids this year, with a little rainbow, and a lot of green, […]

3 Ways To Remind Yourself To Swish With Listerine® Mouth Wash Daily

LISTERINE Oral Care Products

  So, you know how i’m participating in the Listerine® 21-Day Oral Care Challenge?  I am partnering with Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. and The Motherhood to take the LISTERINE® 21-day challenge towards a cleaner, healthier mouth, and I am happy to share my family’s results. We have been doing a great job! […]

Taking The Kids: Central American Flair in Panama City, Panama

photo: panama City Towers, Flickr, Jim Nix

  Welcome to our Taking The Kids series, a once-monthly exclusive spotlight of travel destinations that are great for the entire family! If you are wondering if a specific destination is child friendly, or are looking for suggestions of where to take your next family vacation, visit our Taking The Kids archives.     Destination: Panama City, […]

My Make Up Removal Routine: 3 Steps To Keeping Skin Radiant and Hydrated

3 Daily Make up removal steps to keep your face hydrated, Aveeno® Positively Radiant® make up remover wipes

  How do you remove your make up at the end of the day? I have partnered with Social Stars and Aveeno® to share my make up removal routine, using natural products that work great for me. #Aveeno     It doesn’t look like much, but here’s what make up I wear: concealer stick, face […]