Archives for September 2013

Rediscover Your Pantry Space

For most folks, the kitchen pantry is a black hole. You open the door ever so slowly in hopes that a mound of fluttering napkins and canned goods will not tumble out as you search in vain to find whatever it is you remember shoving in there a few weeks ago. If you are like […]

5 Ways to Transition an Adopted Child into the Family

Adopting a child is a great way to expand your family. Adding a child to a family in any situation is a challenging time but when you factor in the point that you already have children and you are adopting a child it can be even more challenging. Everyone must adjust to the new family […]

How to Know if Your Online Purchases Are Safe?

Buying online is one of the opportunities commodities that the Internet has created. The luxury of buying from the comfort of your desktop, couch or smartphone while you are on your commute, lunch break at work, or even in the middle of a vacation can seem like magic; and being able to buy at stores […]

At home & on the go with the Motorola MBP34 Video Baby Monitor

You don’t have to be a new parent to a newborn to need and to use a baby monitor, especially a video baby monitor. While my kids are older now, we did use baby monitors when they were babies, but we still use baby monitors, as well as video baby monitors in our house. We […]

Internet everywhere with @Sprint’s NETGEAR Zing Mobile Hotspot #SprintMom #Sponsored

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review.   I am always on the go. Like…. always. While it’s convenient to have my cell phone with me, that tiny screen gets a wee bit annoying to stare at when I’m trying to use […]

Wordless Wednesday: Backseat Driver?


5 Glam-tastic Halloween Costume Ideas

Temporary tattoos are the ideal accessory to any glam-tastic Halloween costume. Whether you’re looking to dominate this festive day as a genie, convict, biker, rocker girl or girl with the dragon tattoo, you’ll find a host of styles with the following five costume ideas. Genie A genie in the lamp Halloween costume is the ideal […]

Wedding gifts for her & him! #TargetWedding

As summer comes to an end, now comes the season for cooler weather and beautiful fall weddings. I, myself, am very excited for some friends upcoming weddings so I went shopping at Target to see what they had to offer for wedding gifts. I always try to think outside the box when it comes to […]

Upgrade your phone with Amazon’s trade in program

With new devices hitting the market on Sept. 20, did you know that can trade-in their devices (including iPhones, iPads and iPods) for Amazon Gift Cards through Amazon’s Trade-In program. Amazon consistently offers some of the top trade in values* for iPhones (iPhone 5 16GB AT&T is priced as high as $363.75) and iPads (4th […]

Kicking back with the HP ENVY 23 TouchSmart AiO! #HPFamilyTime

I’ve written how EASY it was to se up my new HP ENVY 23-dl0xt. I’ve written how connected I was with my HP ENVY,  and I’ve shared how happy that I am to keep in connection with loved ones from hundreds of miles away. So, now what? I have sooo many more ways that I […]

Wordless Wednesday: We will never forget 9/11 #september11 #NeverForget #WhereWereYou

In remembrance of 9/11, I will be offline from all social media to reflect back on those that lost their lives and to those that survived. Where were you this day on 9/11? I was living in Dallas and was on 75, driving to work. I remember the exact spot that I was at on […]

Cool off with #Popsicle treats

How has everyone spent their summer? Ours has been crazy, busy, chaotic, and hot but nonetheless … FUN. We have had a scorching hot summer, but we found plenty of ways to stay cool. Probably our favorite way to stay cool this summer has been with Popsicle. Who knew they had so many different flavors?? […]

Wordless Wednesday: Travel Souvenirs


Did you know that @Rayovac has Hearing Aid Batteries? (BOGO Code included!)

When I was growing up, I had the best friends that lived just a couple of miles from us that we used to play with all the time as kids. One was deaf in one ear, one was going deaf and one was completely deaf. I learned a lot about how to talk with them […]

My new *fave* purse & travel companion! Thirty One Vary You Backpack Purse

Admit it ladies, we all have that favorite purse. I will confess that I am a Coach fan, but when my friend started selling Thirty One, she kept telling me how much she thought I would love a new combo purse and how it would fit in to my lifestyle and media travels perfectly. I […]