Give Back While Getting Glam for Valentine’s Day with Estée Lauder

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This Valentine’s Day (and beyond), get glamorous while giving back and supporting breast cancer research with two fabulous beauty products from Estée Lauder!   If there’s one thing I love than the confidence boost I get from a great new shade of lipstick, it’s the feeling I get from knowing that my purchase is going towards helping in the fight against cancer. See, about a year ago, my aunt was diagnosed with brain cancer. Before that, fighting cancer was definitely something I felt strongly about. Now, though, it’s more than a passion, it’s a necessity. My aunt’s diagnosis has made me a […] Read more »

17 Gluten-Free Super Bowl Snacks That Even Your Gluten-Lovin’ Friends Will LOVE!

Every Super Bowl party needs snacks, but for people with gluten issues, many traditional party snacks are out. That's why I'm sharing a few gluten-free Super Bowl snack ideas. From easy grab-and-go store-bought ideas to amazing gourmet recipes, your party will rock with these 17 ideas!

Every Super Bowl party needs snacks, but for people with gluten issues, traditional party snacks are out. That’s why I’m sharing a few gluten-free Super Bowl snack ideas. Okay, I’ll be honest: I’m not really a big Super Bowl fan. I like the commercials and the fact that the end of football season means no more pre-empted shows on TV. My brother, on the other hand, is a HUGE fan. He’s also gluten-intolerant. The real kind, not the trendy kind. I feel for him, because like 95% of our favorite foods have gluten in them. He’s had to give up a lot. Whether […] Read more »

Get Gorgeous Without Spending a Fortune with DG Body

DG Body compare to national brands

55653 This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Good news, my fellow bath and beauty product fanatics- you can get totally gorgeous without spending a fortune with DG Body at Dollar General. Even better news? It will cost you a fraction- a FRACTION – of the amount you spend on big names.  I know what you’re thinking. There is NO way DG Body can stack up against national brands. Well, turn that skeptical frown upside down, sunshine, because I put a diverse range of products to the test […] Read more »

Sleep Like a Cat with Tips from Morris!

Alex the Fuzz on his bed

If there’s one thing we need more of in this world, it’s sleep! Speaking from personal experience, I know I don’t get nearly enough of it lately, especially during the week. Then on the weekends, I try to catch up and end up sleeping half my free time away! You know who excels at sleeping? Cats. They sleep all day long. Alex the Fuzz got a new bed from his buddie Morris as part of his goodie package in exchange for me sharing these tips, and within two seconds of taking it out of the box, he was settled in. […] Read more »

Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave Activity Sheets #LandB4Time

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The most beloved dinosaurs ever are stomping back onto the screen in The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave! I remember seeing the first movie way back when I was a kid. Who knew back then that Littlefoot and his pals, the sassy Cera, silly Ducy, Petrie and tough little Spike would become such a long-running phenomena!   Get ready for their newest adventure on Digital HD and exclusively on DVD at Walmart February 2nd! They’re setting off on a journey to find Littlefoot’s missing dad and making some new friends along the way. Among them is Etta, voiced by none […] Read more »

Meaningful Beauty Product Review

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This post was sponsored by Meaningful Beauty as part of a Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.  Last month, I shared my first impression of the Meaningful Beauty system with you and promised to update you after I tried it a bit longer. Since then. I’ve been using Cindy Crawford’s Daily Routine pretty faithfully, so I’m ready to share my thoughts. I suggest checking out my first post for a bit of a refresher. Meaningful Beauty System: My Thoughts on Cindy Crawford’s Not-So-Secret Secret to Staying Gorgeous Cindy and I (because we’re totally […] Read more »

Unleash Your Child’s Inner Frank Gehry with Brackitz Open Ended Building Sets!

Brackitz Open Ended Building Toy

Do you know a child that loves to build? Are you one of those parents that is always stepping on little building blocks? Construction sets are an awesome way for kids to learn through play. Problem solving skills, cognitive thinking, even basic hand-eye coordination are all put to the test when kids build stuff. If you have an avid builder at home, get ready for loads of open-ended fun with Brackitz! Brackitz: Open-Ended Building Fun for the Whole Family *I received a Brackitz Inventor set in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Brackitz are an engineering […] Read more »

My Heroic Little Fuzz Fuzz: The Tiny Fluffy Feral with the Great Big Heart #MyPetisMyHero

Pet Hero

This post is sponsored by Chicken Soup for The Soul Pet Food and the BlogPaws® Pet Influencer Network. I am being compensated for helping create awareness around the Brand and new product launch, but I only share information I feel is relevant to my readers. Chicken Soup for The Soul is not responsible for the content of this article. Did you know that Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food is on the hunt for the next heroic pet? It’s true! It could be YOUR pooch or kitty! I’ll tell you more about that in a bit, but first, I want to tell […] Read more »