Win A Trip To New York From Dove And Family Dollar {US 6/26} #sponsored #FDBeautyIs

Share a picture of yourself with an inspiring female family member on Twitter or Instagram and you could win a trip to New York from Dove and Family Dollar #FDBeautyIs #sponsored

This post is brought to you by Global Influence. All thoughts are my own. Do you have a family member that inspires you? I think we all do. I have a few, but today I want to focus on one – my lovely daughter Amber. Although Amber is only 17, she is already well on […]

12 Great Grilling Recipes To Inspire Both Your Menu and Palate


Do you love to grill out? From burgers to steaks, my husband loves to cook on the grill. And not just meat, either. He can make a mean baked potato, corn on the cob or veggie skewer on the grill, too. Yum! For those who love to grill out, and perhaps want some new recipe […]

Eat Your Veggies: 10 Delicious Summer Recipes With Vegetables


There is nothing quite like fresh vegetables in the summer. Often used in a salad or as a side accompaniment to a main dish, vegetables make the perfect accent to any meal. Whether you grow your own or buy them at your local farmer’s market, you just can’t beat the rich flavors inherent to this […]

Open Water + Boating = Most Awesome Summer Ever #sponsored #MC #DiscoverBoating

Discover Boating and make it a great summer #sponsored

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Do you love boating? If you have plans of getting together with a few of your favorite friends this summer and heading out on the open water, then you […]

Tips To Prevent Your Child From Being A Victim Of Identity Theft And Credit Card Fraud

Tips To Prevent Your Minor Child From Being A Victim Of Credit Card Fraud And Identity Theft

Two nights ago my daughter received a call from a number that we did not recognize. Because the number had an area code where we have family located, she went ahead and answered it. Turns out, it was a family member that we had not seen or spoken to in years. What started out as […]

Top 4 Summer TV Shows #sponsored @BeamlyUS #OITNB #beamly

Top 4 Summer TV Shows - Let's chat about them on Beamly #sponsored

Let’s face it. Sometimes it is just too hot to be outside. Between the heat, the bees, the pollen, the flowers and other allergens outside, sometimes I just love staying inside. And I like to watch TV. So, I am sharing my list of top summer tv shows and I would love your suggestions, as […]

Have A Nice Smelling Summer With 48 Hour Protection From Dove #sponsored #MC

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I participated in an Influencer Program on behalf of Mom Central for Dove. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. As you all know, both my daughter and I are big fans of Dove products. Recently we got to review Dove Advanced Care Deodorant […]

10 Iced Tea Recipes To Cool Down A Hot Summer Day


My husband’s favorite drink is iced tea. He likes it the southern way – with sugar. However, sometimes he takes it with lemon. My daughter and I, however, like to try it in a ton of different varieties. From Southern Sweet Iced Tea all the way to Hibiscus Passion Tea, check out these 10 Iced […]

Win Tickets To See The Voice Tour – Nationwide – 2 Winners! {US Ends 6/20} #ad #VoiceTour

Win tickets to see The Voice Live On Tour in Charlotte, NC on June 30th #sponsored #VoiceTour

Calling all “The Voice” fans! For those of you who tune in to watch The Voice each season, you get to see coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera, Shakira, Cee-Lo Green and Usher mold talented singers into the stars of tomorrow. Now you can have the chance to see those same competitors live in […]

10 Frugal Father’s Day Gift Ideas That Say It All

10 Frugal Father's Day Gift Ideas That Say It All | Cheap Is The New Classy

Father’s Day is coming up fast. Most people want to get their father something nice, but not everyone has a ton of cash to spend. That is why we have come up with this list of 10 Frugal Father’s Day Gift Ideas to help give you some ideas of what you can get for your […]