2014 Kia Soul Review: Sporty, Stylish, and Practical


A few weeks back, my family and I headed out for a mini family vacation to San Antonio, and with all of the things we saw and the delicious food we ate; my favorite thing of the entire trip was our car—the 2014 Kia Soul! When Drive STI  delivered the car, I’m sure they noticed […]

I embrace my #HappiMess! Do you?


When I was younger, I would dream of the kitchens and living rooms from magazines with the fancy upgrades and matching furniture. I would look at them and tell myself that my future family could be happy in a beautiful home that was always pristinely clean. Now that I actually have kids of my own, […]

Back To School with Zappos.com #ZapposStyle #MC #Sponsored


I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Zappos.com. I received product samples to facilitate my review. My boys were very excited to start school this year. And I was too. Not because they had a boring summer (because we actually did a Lot ) but back to school for them also meant back […]

Online Shopping made easy at Walmart.com {$25 Gift Card Giveaway}


Back to school is one of my favorite times of year, with the new clothes and fresh starts, but it is also one of the busiest times. After the relaxing days of summer, these early mornings are a rude awakening and I find myself busier than ever, running around to keep up with my kids […]

Connecting Seniors to Safety with CareLine


  Some childhood lessons just seem to stick with you, even after years of being on your own. My parents were the ones who taught me to always be prepared. From an early age, my dad instilled in me the need to have supplies ready for a disaster and to have a plan of what […]

L’Oreal Paris Cosmetics Visible Lift Blur Foundation #VLBlurfection


When I first began wearing makeup, I was probably a lot older than most and really didn’t think choosing cosmetics like foundation and concealers a challenge.   I’ve been through lots of products that were not the perfect match for me so at one point I stopped trying.   I’ve always aimed for the more natural looks […]

Find the Perfect Gift with Guyville


Even though Father’s Day is a thing of the past, I’m constantly on the search for good men’s gifts. Between birthdays, anniversaries, and other celebrations, it helps to have a stash of good gifts of hand for the men in my life. But shopping for guys is hard, and it’s always a struggle to find […]

IHOP’s New World Scrambles

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    Earlier this month, my family and I had the pleasure of enjoying a delicious breakfast at our local IHOP. Yes, the International House of Pancakes.  Not only are they well known for their amazing pancakes, but they also have some incredible NEW items including their latest World Scrambles.   These three new dishes […]

Save at the Pump with Fuel Rewards Network

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This post is brought to you by Fuel Rewards Network. All opinions are my own. These days I have been watching the money I spend and looking for more ways to save and even moreso at the gas pump sine I just started working. For me that’s an extra expense now that I have a […]