We’ll Always Have Paris: Mother and Daughter Traveling Memoir

We’ll Always Have Paris Mother and Daughter Traveling Memoir

Ever since Jennifer Coburn’s father died of lung cancer when she was 19, she has been half-expecting the Grim Reaper to show up at any moment. She decided to grab life at its horns and live in the moment once her daughter turned 8. One of those live in the moment moments was visiting the […]

Evenflo Symphony DLX

Evenflo Symphony DLX

I receive the Platinum Symphony DLX in partnership with Evenflo and One2One Network, yet opinions are exclusively my own. In terms of style, comfort, and safety, car seats have come a long, long, long way since I was a child, and even since my son was born almost a decade ago. This is a good […]

City Prints Mother’s Day Map Art Giveaway

City Prints

As Gilbert Parker once quoted: “Love knows no distance; it hath no continent; its eyes are for the stars.” Whether it’s your mother or grandmother; nothing rings more true than this quotation. Celebrate the years of unconditional love, laughter, words of encouragement, and profound wisdom with a simple, yet unique gift on Mother’s Day: a […]

Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion #AveenoDailyChallenge

Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion

Starting earlier this year, I vowed to make a few changes in my life. This included everything from shedding some pounds and getting fit to drinking more water and simplifying my beauty routine. Since I’m a 2014 AVEENO Ambassador, Aveeno asked me to participate in the #AveenoDailyChallenge for three weeks. This involved using the Aveeno […]

Coconut Oil Tips from Josie Feria, Director of Operations at Lapis Spa at Fontainebl​eau Miami Beach

Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Struggling to recover from the miserable winter? You’re not alone! Luckily, Josie Feria, Director of Operations at Lapis Spa at Fontainebleau Miami Beach knows how to utilize the hottest new beauty product from head to toe – the best part is you don’t have to look further than your nearest grocery store or spend a […]

Week #2 with Nutrisystem #NSNation

Nutrisystem Vanilla Protein Shake with Banana and Cinnamon

Clearly it has been a whirlwind of busyness for me, because it is almost hard to believe that I’m already in my third week with Nutrisystem! Starting last week, I was given the choice to incorporate other foods to my diet plan besides fresh fruit and vegetables. My taste buds rejoiced since I could easily […]

Build Your Own Locket at PicturesOnGold.com Giveaway

Love You Forever Locket

Lockets are timeless, as they add sentimental value to the wearer. They’re the utmost expression of love for your loved one, whether it’s a sentimental gesture towards your parents, children, spouse, or pets. Depending on the quality of the locket, it can also be cherished for years to come, and can possibly be passed on […]

Celebrate Earth Day with HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

April is Earth Month

This post is part of the Healthy Essentials 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Since April is Earth Month, […]

My Experience with Nutrisystem Fast 5 #NSNation

Pasta Fagioli Soup

It is amazing how fast this week zoomed by with the Nutrisystem Vegetarian Meal Plan! Even more amazing is that I lost 4 lbs since starting this diet. I had lost a couple of pounds before starting my diet since I had been sick with a touch of the flu (still not feeling totally up […]

Dinosaur World


My husband, son, and I embarked on an adventure to Cave City, Kentucky over this weekend to visit Dinosaur World, which is also located in Plant City, Florida and Glen Rose, Texas. I’m unsure how I originally found out about this gem of an attraction, but I have been wanting to take my son since […]