Ireland with Kids

Ireland with Kids

A family vacation in Ireland is a lovely way to spend time together, learn about another country, and relax. After arrival at either Shannon Airport (near Galway) or Dublin Airport, picking up a rental car, getting lost three times finding the family’s weekly rental cottage (and, yes, expect this) and unpacking, the kids ask, ‘What’s next?’ Not only is the Irish scenery even more beautiful than neighboring Britain’s, Ireland’s cultural attractions and family outings are significantly less expensive. For instance, {Read More}

6 Tips for Success at your first Consignment Sale

6 Tips for Success at your first Consignment Sale

Almost everyone has a closet half full of clothing, shoes and accessories that you have either never worn or no longer use. By selling all of your older items, you can make some extra spending cash and outfit yourself with a new look for the season. There is a lot for first time consignors to be aware of when it comes to selling with a store or website, and all of that knowledge makes a difference in the amount of {Read More}

Goodnites* TRU-FIT* Twitter Party 9/24 11-12pm EST #TRUFITWALMART

  Research from the American Academy of Pediatrics shows that psychologically, children who wet the bed do not want to participate in fun activities, such as sleepovers, because of their fear and embarrassment. Bedwetting is a fairly common condition that a child cannot control or be trained out of. ABOUT GOODNITES* TRU-FIT* GoodNites® brand is introducing a completely new kind of bedtime protection: GoodNites* TRU-FIT* Underwear. GoodNites* TRU-FIT* is machine-washable, real underwear with disposable, absorbent inserts that help keep sheets {Read More}

Orange List: Hot Costumes and Party Trends for 2014 #OrangeTuesday

BuyCostumes Captain America has revealed the Orange List, featuring this Halloween season’s top 10 hottest costumes, party themes and treats. The Halloween treats include drinks, and both sweet and savory recipes from one of America’s most recognizable lifestyle experts and bestselling author Sandra Lee, and Halloween recipes from partners of the Orange Tour – Pirate’s Booty, Jones Soda, and Home Run Inn Pizza. The Orange List has every costume that my family loves and has on their wish list. Both of {Read More}

Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Diamond Edition On Blu-rayTM and Digital HD Oct 7 #SleepingBeauty

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Sleeping Beauty has been called a beautiful maiden with a spellbinding destiny… I remember watching Sleeping Beauty as a child. I loved the movie and I really loved the characters as well. In fact, growing up we used to watch Disney movies together as a family and Sleeping Beauty was always one of our favorites. Since I have always loved all things Disney, I was excited to share that with my children as well. What I especially love about Sleeping {Read More}

Two Weeks into the Activia Challenge + Tips from Laila Ali {GIVEAWAY} #ActiviaChallenge

I am two weeks into the Activia Challenge and everyone in my house is now eating Activia. What I really love about Activia is that there are a vast variety of products Activia offers including  Activia Yogurt, Activia Greek, and Activia Greek Light plus Activia Smoothies, Activia Light Yogurt, and Activia Fiber Yogurt. Activia Yogurt is rich in flavor and will please your taste buds and your tummy. Activia Yogurt is available in eight great flavors: Cherry Prune Strawberry Banana {Read More}

5 Fall Fashion Pieces to Buy Right Now #fashion #style

Get this Jessica Simpson Women’s Two-Tone Faux-Leather Moto Jacket for only $34! Original price is $170. Jacket available in sizes xsmall, small, and medium. Offer also includes free returns. Shipping is free with Amazon Prime or on orders over $35. DETAILS: 100% Polyurethane, Backing: 100% Viscose, Filling: 100% Polyester Hand Wash Two-tone jacket with off-center front-zip closure and exaggerated notched lapels Diamond-quilted detailing on yoke and sleeves Gold-tone hardware   Get these Calvin Klein Women’s Tanita Fashion Sneakers for just {Read More}

Fall Style: You and Your Glasses #VSPStyle

VSP Direct Pin it Promotion

Fall is here and I am excited. Fall fashion is all about transitional pieces – short sleeves become longer, sweaters are added, boots come out of the closet and color choices changes. I just wore boots for the first time this fall today. I am excited this fall to partner with VSP Direct. Did you know that affordable, stylish and trendy fashion frames from VSP Direct can help make Fall fashion pop? Check out these adorable glasses: Are they fabulous? They {Read More}

Kaplan #JourneytoCollege Test Prep Program

Kaplan Jacob College

This is Jacob and he is pretty smart. In fact, he has been in talented and gifted classes for the majority of his life. However, he also has that sort of laziness that happens to some students where they can kind of skate by. I know because I did the same thing. I really didn’t have to study hard until college. He has no idea what he is for when he gets to college. There will be a lot of {Read More}

Philips AirFryer with Rapid Air Technology Available at @BestBuy #Airfryer

Philips Airfryer 3

The Phillips Airfryer with unique Rapid Air Technology debuted in 2010 at Berlin’s IFA show, the largest global tradeshow available. USA today states that products exhibited at IFA tend to be the most advanced technologically and often boast the sleekest designs as European customers tend to demand both functionality and good looks more so than their US counterparts. The Phillips Airfryer uses a unique style of cooking called Rapid Air Technology. Similar to a style of cooking referred to as {Read More}

Upcycled T-Shirt Strip Headband {STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL}

Upcycled T-Shirt Strip Headband {STEP-BY-STEP TUTORIAL} 5

This headband is about the cutest thing ever. What is even better is that it is made with old tshirts. If your kids outgrow something, you can upcycle for another purpose and that is exactly what we did here. UPCYCLED T-SHIRT STRIP HEADBAND SUPPLIES 3 pieces of white t-shirt cut to approximate 2” wide & 24” long 3 pieces of hot pink t-shirt cut to approximately 2” wide & 24” long Additional t-shirt scraps in smaller pieces for creating flowers {Read More}

5 Fall Locales Worth a Visit

5 Fall Locales Worth a Visit

Fall is a time of bright colors and crisp air.  You want to lace up your boots and grab a jacket so that you can head outside to enjoy all that this season has to offer.  If you truly want to revel in the beauty of autumn, there are some destinations that you should consider heading to.  These are all family-friendly places that will allow you to truly absorb the colors, scents and tastes that fall has to offer. OREGON {Read More}