Pocket-Sized Summer Travel Essentials from Carmex

With summer finally here you’re probably packing your bags to hit the beach, the road or just your back yard. Now you can ensure your pucker is always on point this summer with these pocket-sized travel essentials from Carmex®. Soaring temps can leave your lips dehydrated because your lips don't have any oil-producing or sebaceous glands so the only … [Read more...]

Chapstick Hydration Lock

Did you know that the skin on your lips has unique properties which distinguish the lips from the skin on the rest of the body and requires special attention?  Lips need more help to stay smooth than the rest of the body because lips don’t have the same amount of natural oils as the rest of the skin.  I had no idea, but lips also visibly age, just like the … [Read more...]

Fantastic Sams $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway!

Everyone wants to look their best over the holidays, but most people don’t want to spend a fortune doing so. Follow these trends and product tips to make sure your hair looks stunning all season long: Does the winter weather have a hold on your hair? Take back control with fantasticstyle™ nourishing serum.  Fantastic Sams’ new Argan Oil serum instantly … [Read more...]

Lands End Giveaway!

I love Lands End.  They have some of the greatest products.  They are priced great for the quality you get.  In case you don't know, Lands End has more than just clothes.  I have a Lands End jacket (I did a review of it a while back), luggage, and slippers too! Madison picked out these really cute kid slippers herself. I was leaning more toward some that … [Read more...]

Data Done Right With Virgin Mobile!

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Virgin Mobile USA which is one of Sprint’s prepaid brands. I received two Virgin Mobile smartphones to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Nowdays, everyone has a cell phone, and there are so many […]

Sprint Chicago Regional Event #MoveForward #SprintMom

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I recently got to take part in a pretty awesome Sprint event. As a long time (like 10 year!) Sprint customer, I love the […]

10 Things You May Not Know About The Blue Man Group

Bill and I recently attended a Blue Man Group show here in Chicago.  It was one of the few times in my life that I wish we would have brought the kids, because they would have loved the show!  I didn’t know what to expect, and The Blue Men did not disappoint.  I have not […]

Adding Milk To Your Day & A Giveaway Too!

How do you incorporate milk into your busy lifestyle?  As you all know, milk is a great source of protein especially in growing bodies! An 8-ounce glass of milk has 8 grams of high-quality protein.  If you are using non-dairy milk, it may not be giving your kids as much protein as you think.  An […]