Archives for May 2013

A big fashion trend for 2013 is Chevron. It's everywhere lately and I kind of love it! I'm seeing it everyone so I lined up a couple of really great Chevron-print items that I'm drooling over for this summer's fashion season. What do you think?: 1) Sea Island Chevron Tunic, $44 at RedDressBoutique.com 2) Chevron Stripe Shift Dress, … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Weekend at the beach is always a fun time when we get together with extended family.  This year, we ended up at the Jersey shore with my hubby's brother and sister and their families.  We had a couple of days of cooler weather and the kids were entertained by a variety of games including this one that was new to us - Silly Stix, $29.65 … [Read more...]

Last week, I was picked up for a fun evening out for P&G's Have You Tried This Yet? campaign. Last year I had taken five friends to be a part of this group and we went to a cooking class in Philadelphia. This time, Colleen was hosting and she invited me and some of her friends to a local spa for hair, make-up and massages! Twist my arm, right?! … [Read more...]

Last week, I headed out for a night of fun with Colleen for her P&G Try It party.  More to come on that but for today's Best of Beauty, I wanted to highlight a product I tried that night and have since been obsessed with! It's COVERGIRL & Olay's Tone Rehab 2+1 Foundation ($14.99 on Ulta.com).  I'm always talking about how I love a … [Read more...]

Woohoo summer!  Memorial Day Weekend snuck up on us all, I think!  But I'm celebrating as it's the unofficial start of summer. I love summer for about a bazillion reasons, one of them being summer fashions and bright color trends.  Bright colors and the abundant sunshine just scream fun and happiness to me. Today, I'm celebrating the start of … [Read more...]

Last year, Lands' End launched the National Swimsuit Confidence Week campaign. For a week last year, Lands End asked women to stand up and be proud of their body in their swimsuit.  I thought it was an awesome campaign. The 1% of you reading this who have bodies that look like the models in the magazines, you can move along.  This post is for … [Read more...]

Any parent can appreciate a product that offers versatility.  Versatility and ease of use are so important when you have a baby too - you have enough on your hands than adding a million hard-to-figure out products into the mix! Love journeyBee from ParentLab for being one of these all-in-one easy to use products that offers a new Mom so much in … [Read more...]

I totally cried. Watch this video of a woman being interviewed in Oklahoma as she finds her lost dog. … [Read more...]

How's this for a bit of a depressing fact - women's eyes age 36% faster than the rest of their body. Are you surprised?  I'm not!  I have always hated the crows feet around my eyes and how they have definitely started giving an indication of my age! A recent study indicates the earliest signs of aging  often appear around the eyes, beginning in … [Read more...]

One of the products I took note of on my latest press trip with Hanes was their new X-Temp technology for men's products.  Here's a pict of the X-Temp 3-pack of Boxer Briefs. These days there's all s0rts of brands making expensive cooling products you can use for working out and I love that this type of technology is going mainstream with an … [Read more...]