Book Review: Happily Ever After by Trista Sutter

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So I just finished reading the new book by Trista Sutter called Happily Ever After: The Life-Changing Power of a Grateful Heart. If you're not familiar with Trista, she was the original "Bachelorette" who ultimately chose Ryan as the … [Read more...]

The ‘Awesome 80s Run’ Las Vegas: My thoughts and a recap

Me and the "Mario Bros."

So I just completed the Awesome 80s Run Las Vegas edition. What a fun and "interesting" race. If you are not familiar with this particular race, the basic theme is that it celebrates everything from the 1980s: the music, the fashion... … [Read more...]

Why Birchbox is a waste of money…

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There are so many subscription box services out there now and I admit, I anxiously jumped on the bandwagon after watching all of the "open box" videos on YouTube.  One of the first boxes I ever subscribed to was Birchbox.  It started … [Read more...]

Review: Relax, it’s Lee’s Carpet!

relax it's lee's rug

Back in August I attended BlogHer in New York City and I had the opportunity to learn about Carpet One's Relax it's Lee's Carpet.  It was a fun and interesting experience, well... about as fun and as interesting as learning about … [Read more...]

Review: Makari Skin Care


As I've gotten older, I've noticed that I need to pay more careful attention to my skin.  When I was younger, I suffered from pretty bad acne, and ever since I've moved to Las Vegas, my skin has gone from really oily to patchy and dry. … [Read more...]

Review: Pantech Burst SmartPhone from AT&T


As a loyal iPhone user, I was a little skeptical about trying the new Pantech Burst smartphone from AT&T. But after testing it out for a bit, I'm really glad I did.  The first things I noticed that I really liked were: * Super … [Read more...]

New Barclaycard Ring credit card lets you decide… really!


Even though I don't have any credit cards right now, I am super intrigued with this new Barclaycard Ring credit card that is different than the ordinary credit cards available today.  What makes this card different is the fact that the … [Read more...]

Review: Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters

bobble bots moshi monsters

As a reward for a job well done with potty training, I gave my son a set of new Bobble Bots Moshi Monsters.  If you haven't heard of these, they are a collection of cute little robotic creatures that come with customizable playsets.  … [Read more...]

I got my first Birch Box

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After seeing so many beauty gurus showing off their Birch Boxes, I decided to finally jump on the bandwagon and sign up for the subscription myself.  If you're not familiar with Birch Box, it is a monthly subscription that costs $10 a … [Read more...]

Review: Red Rover app


Since I just moved to the Atlanta area, I'm always looking for things that help make my transition easier.  One of the things I found was a new app called Red Rover that helps moms like me find interesting things to do around town.  … [Read more...]