• Portable Moving Containers: A Step Closer to Stress Free Moving

    I recently accepted a promotion from my employer that would require me to move cross-country. I was given a three-month time period before I’d actually need to relocate, which was great. As excited as I was about the promotion and the move, it slowly began to sink in that I would have to somehow get EVERYTHING out of my current home, loaded onto a moving truck, and unloaded into my new home. When I sat back and thought about the various obstacles I faced in my last move, I couldn’t help but stress over how things would turn out this time. That is, until someone told me about portable moving/storage containers! So what is a portable moving container?…

  • Curl Keeper Gel Review

    I was anxious to try Curl Keeper Gel because after curling my hair in the morning the style is gone by noon. When I apply this gel either after I’ve washed my hair or on dry hair before I style it my curls last all day!! Curl Keeper Gel gives me a strong hold with out my hair feeling crunchy or like straw. I love that. A few tricks I’ve learned with Curl Keeper Gel is waiting for my hair to be damp, not straight out of the shower wet, the gel seems to work best for me then. My favorite way to use this gel is at night; I…

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    Always There Bear Book Review

    I’ve shared with you before how much Alice loves reading! Whether it’s a bedtime story or in the middle of the day; this kid will drop everything for story time. We are thrilled to share with you our review of Always There Bear. Written by Trudi Granger and illustrated by Gareth Llewhellin. This is a precious book. The story is heartwarming. Your Always There Bear is just that! Always there with you, protecting, watching out and ready for a cuddle any time!! The illustrations are perfect, so sweet!! Always There Bear helps you if your grumpy or sick. He’s there for you when your happy too; because he IS your…

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    Easy Syringe & Ultra Wrap Giveaway!!

    Being a good Southern California girl, I’ve made certain that my earthquake preparedness kit is constantly added to and updated. The basics I have covered, a gallon of water per person for at least 3 days.  A weeks worth of non-perishable food. CHECK!  Manual can opener. CHECK! My hand crank radio. CHECK! Candles, flashlight and extra batteries CHECK!  Solar chargers CHECK! My First Aid kit is always being added too and updated.  I’ve added two new items that I am thrilled with. Starting with The Ultra Wrap! A comfortable, latex-free alternative to athletic tapes and bandages. Ultra Wrap is made with genuine Fabrifoam material for unique cushioned support, the Ultra Wrap can be…

  • The BEST Advanced Firming Eye Cream- Elba Naturals Review + Giveaway

    Y’all know I whine a lot about aging. I’m getting awfully close to 57. YIKES! Someone put my life I fast forward because I sure don’t FEEL 56 let alone 57!!  I’m always excited when I am offered a chance to try a new product. Check out Elba Naturals n.1 – Advanced Firming Eye Cream.  This eye cream is AMAZING!! There are 78 carefully chosen natural and organic ingredients, that make-up this advanced formulation. From cutting edge peptides of Matrixyl 3000 and Tripeptide-5 plus ocean based retinol and fruit based Glycolic Acid to firm, rejuvenate, repair and soothe fragile skin around the eye. This, combined with dozens of botanicals, pure plant oils…

  • Tempered Glass Screen Protector Review

    How many times a week do you hear me say how much I love my iPad?!? Probably too many times. But my iPad is my friend. My perfect, sweet little friend. Seriously, this little electronic miracle has all my appointments inside, my photos, my contacts, games for me and games for the kid, movies, books! There is so much in my iPad, I keep it with me at all times! When I’m not using it, it’s in my purse. My purse is a dangerous place!! Keys, pens, crayons, toys and more items that can scratch my precious iPad. I was thrilled when I was offered a chance to review BLUBOON…

  • Goldstar Ultra-Slim Battery Charger

    Y’all know how addicted I am to my electronics; must be connected all of the TIME!! Babysitting Alice during the day I don’t want my daughter to miss out, so I use my phone to send photos to my daughter several times a day.  (I know, I know…. any excuse to take a photograph!! I can’t HELP IT!! I’m a photography junkie!!)  I love my Galaxy S4 phone it takes great photos! However whether it’s a design flaw or my constant use; my battery only lasts me half the day. I am not always near a plug and contrary to current belief I’m not always in the car either! Having a…