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5 Ways I #LiveBrighter with My Family #DirectEnergy

  Direct Energy is the energy company that wants you to buy less of what they sell…Really! This summer, I have been trying my best to think of ways to #LiveBrighter with my family.  With Direct Energy Savings, it makes it possible to make better choices.       1. Enjoy Life - This summer, we have traveled to North Carolina, Virginia, Connecticut and New Jersey.  My girls have climbed rocks, completed obstacle courses and been outdoors a great deal of time.  This is what I want them to remember that summer is all about.       2. Let them take risks.  This summer, my girls had the opportunity to learn how to skateboard.  A little hesitant at first, but within minutes they had learned so much.  Yes, they did fall. But, they got right back up and continued to have fun.   3. Stop and Smell the Flowers.  Try not to be so busy that you cannot enjoy what is around you.  Earlier in the summer we visited a sunflower field of beautiful … [Read More...]

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Primary – Smart Kids Clothing Style

Primary is an up and coming children's clothing company with vibrant, beautiful, soft cotton basics...and nothing over $25.00.  Awesome price and cotton clothing in colors that are classic.   The reversible sundress in white is perfect to take on vacation. Made of 100% cotton poplin, it is great for a hot summer day. Only $24.     The … [Read More...]

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Strawberry Shortcake #BerryTales Comes to DVD August 11th #Giveaway

As one who has loved Strawberry Shortcake since I was a child, I am happy to see that Berry Tales will be coming to DVD August 11th.  Bringing classic tales to life in only a way that Strawberry and her friends can will surely be a hit with my savvy ladies. DVD Includes Digital HD, Bonus Printable Coloring Pages and Party Pack!     Strawberry Shortcake: Berry … [Read More...]


Liquid Oxygen is Science for Acne #LoveLO

Do you suffer from acne?  Do you feel like you have tried everything on the market to clear your skin up and nothing is working? If so, you have to check out this new 3 step product line Liquid Oxygen. You will feel working from the moment you use it.  I suffered from acne as a teenager and occasionally get a blemish here and there.  I am always on the hunt for the … [Read More...]

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SoCozy Collaboration With State Bags Helps Kids in Need for Back to School Season

SO happy to announce that I am a SoCozy Ambassador! You may have noticed already that I love the brand as I shared about our experiences using SoCozy and was happy to let you know that it is now available in Target. You can imagine how happy I was to hear that SoCozy is part […]

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Far From the Madding Crowd Blu-Ray/DVD #Giveaway #MaddingCrowdInsiders

I’m very eager to see Far From the Madding Crowd that is based on the classic love story by Thomas Hardy. “‘Madding Crowd’ soars to romantic heights”  – Claudia Puig, USA TODAY, 5/1/2015   Far From the Madding Crowd   Carey Mulligan stars as a headstrong Victorian beauty in this sweeping romantic drama, based on […]

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First Time Skateboarding with Vtech Kidizoom Action Cam #GreatestSummerEver

  In celebration of the launch of the Kidizoom Action Cam, VTech invited my family to the #GreatestSummerEver Action Cam experience.  We headed into the city and went under the Manhattan Bridge for a outdoor skating experience that would keep us out of the rain. VTech’s latest innovation, the Kidizoom® Action Cam, can help your […]


Fab Finds at Getting Gorgeous 2015

A big shout out goes to Audrey and Vera for hosting another spectacular Getting Gorgeous event. They have certainly outdone themselves again.   This year’s event featured title sponsor Restylane Silk as well as many other fabulous brands that I will be showcasing below.   Please click the links to learn more about each sponsor. […]