Back 2 School with Dollar General #DGB2S + [5] $25 Dollar General Gift Cards Giveaway!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Can you believe that we are already gearing up up for “Back to School” already. Where did the summer go? I don’t know about you, but it seems to me like summer vacation is getting […]

A Very Royal Summer


    Babies have birthdays every day, but it’s an extra special celebration when the party is for the future king of England. That’s right, Prince George turns 1 on July 22nd. Can you believe it was a year ago that the world anxiously waited for news of the most anticipated arrival? Prince George has […]

Essence Fest 2014 #BIAJourney Recap: My Black is Beautiful

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After a long 4th of July weekend, I’m finally back home and am excited to share with you a recap of my Essence 2014 experience.  Essence may be over but the memories will forever be there. Being from New Orleans, I already had plans on being in town visiting family but no real plans to […]

I Accept My Beauty: Both Inside and Out!!! #MBIB #BIAJourney #ad

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Growing up, I was always told I was pretty, that I have pretty eyes, that I have a pretty smile.  I must say that all those compliments did feel good.  It gave me confidence , I felt those words and I believed them.  But the problem with that is, at a young age , I […]

Schlitterbahn’s Ice Chest Recipe Challenge! #BahnCooler


Getting everything ready for a day at the water park can be a drag. Schlitterbahn knows how hard it can be to pull everything together, so they are showing their love of families through their ice chest. Schlitterbahn is the only water park where families can bring an ice chest full of food or drink […]

TGI Fridays the Perfect Place for All Your Get Togethers!

TGI Fridays the perfect restraunt for all your get togethers!

With summer beginning there are so many things to celebrate.  The end of the school year brings lot of graduations and June 15th was Father’s Day!  Also, Summer official begins on June 21st!  With all these things to celebrate you will need the perfect place to go and that place is TGI Fridays!  Also, the […]

Quick and Easy Grilled Chopped Chicken

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This post brought to you by KRAFT Natural Shredded Cheese and Safeway. All opinions are 100% mine. When it is time to cook dinner I have a hard time coming up with new ideas. I have a brand loyalty to a few brands and it starts with the grocery store. In our particular area there […]

TGI Fridays Food Truck is on it’s way for #SummerOfFridays Road Tour

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Who would have thought food from the back of a truck could be so good. Whoever thought of this was a genius! Food trucks are all the rage these days and If you haven’t already, you must try a Food Tour, asap! I don’t get to eat from them all that often but when the […]

White Cloud Laundry Detergent: Dare To Compare #DaretoCompare #ad

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This post brought to you by White Cloud. All opinions are 100% mine. Doing the laundry is something we all have to deal with wheter we like it or not. That is unless you don't mind walking around in unclean clothes or none at all. Reality is…Doing the laundry is a must! I have boys […]