4 Ways to Use Dollar Store Glow Balls for Party Lights

Totally cheap way to decorate for summer parties. Just use those $1 store Glow in the dark balls!

Summer is the season of parties galore. Have you ever caught yourself staring at the glow in the dark goodies at your dollar store and tried to come up with ways to use them? I have some ideas today on how to use those Glow Balls to light up your party. It's a super cheap way to add a cool element to any summertime party at night. ...

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Pinterest Remake: Floating Pool Noodle Toy Bin

Brilliant! Make a floating pool noodle toy bin this summer! Cheap and easy!

Time flies, doesn't it? It's already time for our monthly Pinterest Remake project. This time around, I found something super fun that's totally perfect for summer. I'm calling it the Floating Pool Noodle Toy Bin.  Basically, a cheap DIY that will be awesome for rounding up pool toys.  Before I jump in, I wanted to share my previous fun Pinterest Remake projects too. Make sure to pop on over for a visit. Minion Ice Cream Recipe Dollar Store Serving Tray DIY Gold Confetti ...

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5 Ways To Keep Active This Summer

Need a jump start this summer? You totally need these 5 simple ideas on ways to keep active this summer with no fuss.

The summer heat can pose an extra challenge when it comes to staying active. With temps high, it can be not so motivating to working out. After all, you're already sweating as it is, right? I've been trying to work into a groove and it's all about finding new things that work! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Degree MOTIONSENSE®, all opinions are my own. This year, I am going in with a different angle. I want being active to be fun!  Here are some of the ideas that I came up ...

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Pretzel Crusted Ranch Baked Avocados

Yes please! Baked avocados dipped in ranch and a pretzel crust. YUM!

Do you enjoy trying new things? Variety is the spice of life, they say. Today, I'm excited to share some tasty new products that will bring some variety to our summer. Not sure about you, but I've been dying to try baked avocados for a while now. They are definitely one of my favorite foods and I like them even more every year. With the combination of some crunch from crushed pretzels and lots of flavor, it finally happened! Yum! This is a sponsored post about Hidden Valley® Original Ranch® ...

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7 Smelly Things You Don’t Want in Your Car this Summer

5 seriously stinky things you don't want in your car this summer. Yuck! So true!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK. All opinions are 100% mine. With temperatures amplified in your hot car this summer, there are some things you'll surely want to avoid leaving in there. These things may stink regularly, but after a few days in your hot car. Eek! You live and you learn, which is why I know for sure that when left to sit in the heat, these 7 things can totally stink up your car in a major way. 7 Smelly Things You Don't Want in Your Car this ...

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Keeping Hydrated Inside and Out for a Beautiful Summer

Keeping Hydrated Inside and Out for a Beautiful Summer

Summer is the number one season where skin, healthy and beauty really takeover my thoughts. How could they not? It's hot! We need to wear less clothes to keep cool and bare more skin. Plus, getting in the ocean or the pool is a must to keep cool and to have fun.  On top of that there are vacations and more social events to feel beautiful for. Today, I want to chat about how I am thinking about how I treat myself inside and out for a more beautiful summer! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox, ...

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RSVP for the #SCSummerMeals Twitter Party

RSVP for #SCSummerMeals Twitter Party on 6/30 at 8pm ET

Am I the only one excited that it's summer? Summer means more fun, more celebrations and my favorite...more delicious foods! On that note, I'd love to cordially invite you to join us for a Twitter Party that celebrates all of that in an hour long chat with amazing prizes! We'll be talking about making the most out of summer! Plus, Lipton is celebrating 125 amazing years with a sweepstakes that I'll tell you all about.  This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox, all opinions are my own. RSVP for the ...

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Budget Friendly Luau Party Ideas for July 4th!

Ever wanted to host a Luau but felt overwhelmed? Get these neat Party Ideas for any budget. Find out what you can easily cut corners on.

Are you planning a fun celebration for the 4th of July? What about a little twist and taking you're party to the next level by adding a little "aloha spirit"?  I have to tell you, planning and gathering up my best budget friendly Luau party ideas was a blast! I'm hoping to share some inspiration for implementing a little unconventional twist to your upcoming BBQs. This post was sponsored by KING’S HAWAIIAN® and I was compensated to write it. Regardless, what I have written is my own opinion and ...

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Perfect 3 in 1 Facial Cleanser for Busy Schedules

Pond's Cold Cream Cleaser

I'm always chatting about how busy I am. In essence, it's why I started this blog. My goal was to share easy shortcuts that can get us from A to Z faster and in as few steps as possible. Since then, I actually became even busier.  I work way more than full time hours and trying to cram in any me time sometimes seems impossible. Really impossible. I've written about how important it is to take care of ourselves so many times, but taking my own advice can be beyond tricky. Today, I'm sharing a ...

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My Son is “Leveling Up”. It’s Crazy.


Time really does fly. I know it's a common expression that's probably used way too much. Sorry, but it's honestly relevant for this.  It was really just yesterday that we had a kid running around here and then a couple of summers ago, we had a teen.  It happened just like that. Now this year, we'll have a teen that can legally drive.  Yeah.  This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Axe Hair Products. Opinions are 100% my own. You think it can't happen to you.  But it does and it will happen ...

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Indulge in these 5 Cold Treats for a Better Summer

Feeling hot, hot, hot? Cool off with these cold treat ideas for a way better summer!

It's officially summer now and the weather around here completely agrees. It was a high of 98° today. I was sweaty spaghetti big time. Not to mention, outr electricity went out for a good hour and a half.  That was rough. It was really apparent that we needed to up our cold treat game over here. This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Magnum Belgian Chocolate bars, all opinions are my own. Just for fun, I thought it would be cool to share my top five favorite cool treats that are perfect ...

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