Power Up Your Holiday Gifts from Toys “R” Us With Duracell Batteries! [Giveaway]

Toys and Duracell Batteries for the Holidays

Don’t forget the batteries! I am working with Duracell, Toys “R” Us and Hasbro on a fun holiday sponsored campaign that reminds us all that we need to remember to buy batteries for our gifts!   /center>     Remember that Christmas when you opened your presents only to find that your toys wouldn’t work […]

Style and Grace: Choose Eye Glasses That Compliment Your Personality {Giveaway}

Kid little girl wearing large oversized  glasses, Flickr, Les DeFoor

  Got glasses?  If you or someone in your family has been prescribed to wear eye glasses, life is not over. “Will it be a little different wearing frames on my face all day?” Yes. “Will I look funny or be teased?” Maybe. Or maybe not… It’s not easy to find frames that fit your […]

Fantasy and Adventure: Can’t Wait To See The Book of Life Movie! [Giveaway] #BookofLife

The Book of Life movie

  Do you love fantasy, adventure, and animation? The Book of Life is the movie to see, and it’s out in theaters TODAY!    THE BOOK OF LIFE, a vibrant fantasy-adventure, tells the legend of Manolo, a conflicted hero anddreamer who sets off on an epic quest through magical, mythical and wondrous worlds in order to […]

Nescafe Coffee + Creamy Coffee-mate = Better Together! {Giveaway} #NescafeCoffeemate

Nescafe with Coffee-Mate, better together

  Peanut butter and jelly? Bacon and eggs? Milk and cookies? Bread and butter?   Nescafe and Coffee-mate.     There are many things that are meant to be together, and Nescafe + Coffee-mate is the latest!    My mornings are hectic, I am such a fan of sleeping in, and I think my kids […]

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, […]

Housewarming Gift Ideas: DIY Home Essentials Gift Basket {Giveaway}

What to put in a housewaming gift basket

Do you have any friends or family members who are settling into a new home this summer? How about new neighbors?     Make them a housewarming gift basket!   Welcoming someone into their new home means offering a gesture of comfort, warmth and a salutation that leaves them with the #bestfeelings. One of my […]

Summer Entertaining: Tropical Honey Mint Pineapple Fruit Salad

Tropical Honey Mint Pineapple Fruit Salad, served in a pineapple boat!

  Summertime is just around the corner, which means it’s time to take advantage of the longer days, warmer nights and fresh food with friends and family for lots of fun! I definitely plan to entertain guests this summer, hang out poolside and enjoy plenty of days at the beach. When hosting a summer soiree, […]

Barilla Helps Make Quick Meals That Make A Difference

Barilla Pasta

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla®.   I am always in the market for quick dinner ideas, I have such a hectic evening schedule. Getting home around 6pm with two young kids means we’ve only got a bit of time to do homework, eat dinner, bathe, pick out clothes, […]

Tons of Amazon Fun With Rio 2 Movie!

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  Have you seen the super cute movie Rio? The 2011 film was about ‘Blu’ the blue macaw who is birdnapped and brought to Rio to mate with another blue macaw named Jewel. Blu and Jewel must find away to escape (and Blu must learn to fly) and happen to find love on the way. Rio was an adorable movie, […]

5 Hobbies To Pick Up In The Spring to Evoke Your #BestFeelings

Painting and Wine, San Diego

  I am so happy that the spring season is here! I have partnered with Glade® in a sponsored campaign to share how I evoke my #bestfeelings with a few new hobbies for spring. Get inspired to do something new and live in the moment with fragrances you love. Here are 5 hobbies I’d like to take up […]