Archives for December 2013

Hey all.  Sorry I've been so MIA!  This holiday time is always tough for me - I really need to get better about scheduling posts.  All I want to do is hang with my family and blogging is the last thing on my mind! But as the last of the wrapping paper is being cleaned up, I'm getting my mojo back to get some great features back on the site. … [Read more...]

As I blog this one, I'm feeling bloated and cross from another dinner of turkey and mashed potatoes leftovers. While I've been working hard to keep up with exercise this week (which hasn't been easy), I have most definitely been eating and drinking more and look forward to the post holiday slow down so I can get back to my routine. For a few years … [Read more...]

Top-secret missions. Cool gadgets. Hidden identities. The appeal of the spy is hard for kids to resist. This holiday season you can get your spy-in-training the key gear with these cool gadgets from Spy Gear. Spike Mic Launcher Whether it’s what your older brother is saying on the phone or what mom and dad are talking about in the … [Read more...]

This Christmas seems more harried than any Christmas have had to date.  The entire month has been a race around the track to get to holiday parties, sports events, bake cookies and do what Moms do when Christmas is impending.  Relax is not in my vocabulary this month and my body started to feel it a few days ago. I first felt that twinge of … [Read more...]

How important is your fashion and style to you?  I know I used to think style was a luxury - I wanted to be stylish, I wanted to dress in things I thought were trendy and fashionable but I didn't really think much about the importance of it. In fact, your style is more important than you think.  Style is Everything, according to a study by … [Read more...]

How cute is this little twist on the 'Twas the Night Before Christmas... 'Twas the Night Before Stanley has some Internet issues with the holiday tech gifts he bought for his family but watch as Verizon FIOS comes to the rescue and helps connect Stanley and all of his gadgets.  Such a cute video! This is a sponsored conversation written … [Read more...]

It's so much fun when your tot hits that age when you can finally start playing interactive games with them (and maybe help them win!). We were sent a few games from Wonder Forge to play and review. This prompted our family and some of my willing girlfriends to sit down with almost three year old Fiona and PLAY! The Jake and the Never Land … [Read more...]

Cold got you down? Don't suffer the COUGHequences and come join me today for a Robitussin Twitter party! Details below: Twitter Party #COUGHequences Information PARTY DETAILS: When: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 Time: 8:00 PM EST Where: Use the hashtag #COUGHequences to participate. Hosts: Hosts for the #COUGHequences  … [Read more...]

Introducing Eyedoll Chatter, the cutest little makeup sets that are a great gift for your tween or teenager this holiday season!  These makeup kits are super cute and fun for a girls night in or out. Buy kits by the 3-pack for $15.  Here is the link to the Eyedoll scented eyeshadows ($15).  Movie Night is one of the kits - it comes with three … [Read more...]

Looking to get your hair holiday-ready? Early this month I had to chance to attend a press event at I.C.O.N. Lab Salon in Woodland Hills, CA where the brand develops, tests and perfects new hair products, colors and treatments to keep your tresses gorgeous and glossy. While we munched and mingled, we were able to learn about some of the current and … [Read more...]