Thanks to Dyson and Best Buy, “Vacuuming” Isn’t a Dirty Word Anymore

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I said all vacuums were the same. Dyson said, “Liar, liar – pants on fire…” I was absolutely giddy when I bought a new dish washer.  Getting a top of the line blender gives me a warm fuzzy feeling. But, the words “I just got a new vacuum. Oh my gosh!” have never passed my […]

Fellowes 73Ci Shredder Review #IDSafetySeason

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My husband and I can amass a huge pile of paperwork. From order receipts to bill payments – the basket fills up fast. This year we got a great present: Fellowes asked me to review a new POWERSHRED 73Ci and share it with you. I think my husband was even more excited than I was […]

Big Fun For Little Hands: Kidoodle.tv #MC

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Built for kids, not just aimed at them, Kidoodle.TV is designed specifically for the use and navigation by kids, ensuring an age-appropriate viewing experience. Enjoy classic cartoons, modern series and even educational programming in a colorful, child friendly app.

Walking With Dinosaurs App Review + Giveaway

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Walking With Dinosaurs is the new 3D, immersive experience movie from BBC Earth. The film will tell the story of a little dinosaur becoming a big hero while letting you see what it was like when dinosaurs roamed the earth long ago. What was it like in the Late Cretaceous period 70 million years ago? Starting December […]

New Weekly Deal Site: Mr Elephant

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There is something you and I have in common. We both want to save money. Some of my favorite things to browse online are deal websites. There are daily and monthly sites where you never know what you’ll find. You can get amazing discounts you won’t see anywhere else. The more you visit, the more […]

Island Cowgirl: Jewelry with a Message

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From the creative mind of jewelry maker Heather Kraty comes Island Cowgirl – hand crafted jewelry that inspires, uplifts and encourages. Made from silver, leather, natural stones and other beautiful materials; these pieces do more than make you look amazing – they come with a message. FYI: I received a complimentary product to facilitate this […]

Holiday Glamour with Studio Gear

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While deep reds and rich greens are definitely the power colors during the holiday season, I love to wrap myself up in soft grays.  One trend that works well with my preference is the smokey eye. It doesn’t matter if your eyes are deep set, round, almond, small, large or any combination in between – […]

Kid’s Academy Apps: A Fun Way to Teach Children Important Skills

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Kid’s Academy, one of the most successful developers of apps for kids has released what might be their biggest app yet. They asked me to take 123 Tracing for a test drive with my four year old and see what we thought.

Back to School with Rubbermaid – LunchBlox Kids

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I can’t believe it….my baby starts preschool in a week. Seems like just yesterday I was picking out cute bottles and bibs. Now, I’ve picked out his first lunch box. While I’m definitely looking forward to covering my fridge in drawings and letter practice sheets, I did have a few worries. One of them was […]

[Back to School] Masterlock: Protect What’s Yours

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The summer is winding down and Back to School is already on every parent’s mind (and most kids). This year your teen may be taking their own cash, electronics and driving license or other ID to school with them. While that means they are more independent and easier for mom and dad to reach while […]