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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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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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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Celebrating Dad this Father’s Day


Do you have some fun Father's Day plans? If you need some last minute inspiration to do something special for the awesome dad figures in your life, you've come to the right place.  This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about celebrating Father's Day with Dove Men+Care, all opinions are my own.  When you visit the Dove Men+ Care page at Walmart you can create a personalized slideshow of of some of your favorite memories of him. Capture his caring side and celebrate all that he does with ...

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Outdoor Reading Nook Reveal #RRYardMakeover

LOVE! Outdoor Reading Nook Reveal, get the look or save for later. World Market has AWESOME stuff! #RRYardMakeover

If there's one space we've been under-using, it's definitely our outdoor front and back concrete porches.  Since moving to our new home across the country, we've had a zillion things to do. We're finally, after all this time just getting to our sweet outdoor space. The beauty of living in Florida is that we can take advantage of spending time outdoors year round now. Yay! But, today I want to share a little space that I carved out just for me. You could call it an outdoor reading nook or my take ...

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Add Tiaré Flower & Mandarin to Your Beauty Routine

tiare flower

It really feels like it's been summer forever now that we're living in Florida. We haven't even been living here for 6 months yet, so we still have a lot of firsts to experience. It's pretty amazing how different it is here vs. living in New England.  I promised that I would never take living in a warmer climate for granted. It's like scoring at least double the summer fun! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about the new Tiaré Flower & Mandarin Dove products, all opinions are my ...

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Get Your Total Beauty Forecast & Get Savings! (Giveaway)

my favorite summer activities

Are you excited about summer? I sure am! There are just so many things that I love about it. Although, it would be extra awesome to still have summers off, I am figuring out ways to work so that I'll still have time to enjoy some fun and sunshine. Today, I want to share some of my very favorite things to do in the summer, just for fun! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Vaseline Spray Moisturizer at Walgreens, all opinions are my own. Before I tell you about some of my very ...

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How Does SWASH Work? Epic 10 Minute Clothing Care System


You know that I'm not a big fan of laundry, right? Even if you are one of those rare people that actually enjoys doing it, there are always those OH NO moments. You know those moments when you forgot that you needed something cleaned but it totally slipped your mind? This happens to me all too frequently, but the worst struggles are definitely with keeping my son's uniforms and sports practice clothes clean. Eek, I tell ya! That's the main reason I was completely stoked when I heard about SWASH™ ...

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Get Style That Makes Waves & #UnDoneWaves Twitter Party


Do you look for easier more laid back hair styles when the summer heat hits? I sure do. There is is nothing more icky than sweating under a hot iron after a shower. I love keeping my hair straight and sleek, but it's such a challenge in the heat. Even if I spend time getting it straight, once I set foot out of the house, I end up with a frizzy mess anyway. That's why I'm loving that the beachy wave look is totally in this year! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about UnDone Hair Waves, all ...

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