Influencers, Join Me! Win Your IZEAFest Tickets!

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of IZEAFest. All opinions are 100% mine. When we decided to move to Florida, one of the things I'd hoped for was to be able to start getting to more blog conferences. Not long after our move, I found out about IZEAFest taking place from October 22nd through the 24th! One of my top favorite Influencer networks is hosting the event that promises to be in one word: amazing. If you haven't heard of IZEA yet, they connect bloggers like me with ...

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30+Things You Can Do With The ASUS MeMO Pad 7 (Giveaway)

30 things to do with the ASUS MeMO Pad 7 for Parents, for Students and for FUN. Budget Friendly Tablet!

Summer is flying, isn't it? This is the first year that my son is heading back to school in mid August.  Hard to believe that his first day is in just a few weeks. It's time to start planning!  Stocking up for back to school supplies and clothes can be heavy hitting to our budgets, that's for sure. I've been checking out the ASUS MeMO Pad 7 LTE as a budget friendly tablet option that's perfect for busy parents and students alike. It also has a fair share of fun activities to enjoy. What's hard ...

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Siding Upgrades That Give Homes a Trendy New Look

Siding Upgrades That Give Homes a Trendy New Look

It's finally time. This is the year that we plan on becoming home owners. We wanted to rent while we get used to the area we moved to and this is the real deal. We've started looking at homes already to get ideas on location and designs. There are just so many things to consider when choosing such an important part thing. It's all about really paying attention to the details. Speaking of, I've just learned about a company that offers amazing products that are perfect for building or remodeling ...

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Easy and Affordable Keratin Straight Hair

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I love wearing my hair pin straight but it usually involves a whole lot of work. Then, if it's extra humid and hot my hair gets completely frizzed out. I regularly color my hair and on top of that, I'm constantly changing the color.  Then, there's my addiction to blonde which generally strips hair even more. That's why for the past several years, I've been doing Keratin treatments, especially when I have a special event on the horizon.  But these treatments are a good $200 to $300 each easy.  On ...

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Easy Steps to Protect Your Hair Color

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It's not even funny how many times I've changed my hair color in my lifetime. I am sure it's far too many times to count.  As a result my hair is a hot mess.  Today I'm going to share some products that could help protect color if you dye your hair but also different product combos to get the result you want for your own hair. From Smooth, Shine, Volume, Curls, or Color, they have us covered with tutorials, how-to videos and product suggestions. This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about finding ...

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Refresh your Bedroom To Get Better Sleep (Budget Friendly Tips)

Trouble sleeping? Check out these clever but simple budget friendly tips to get your bedroom prepped for better sleep!

We all know how important it is to get good sleep, but it's so easy to ignore when your days are busy. I've been craving a good sleep routine so badly, but for some reason haven't been able to get on track.  With the help of Sleep Innovations Instant Pillow Top- Memory Foam and Fiber Hybrid Mattress Topper, I've been challenged to create refreshing bedroom tips so that we can all get better sleep. I'm loving the results and can't wait to share today! Also follow me on Twitter today for More ...

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Protect Hair From Summer Activities

Simple steps to protect hair from summer activities!

It's hot, hot, hot here this summer. This week, we've been doing even more outdoor activities than usual with the kids here. We usually try to avoid the summer sun when we can. With the extra strong summer rays we're always slathering on sunblock. But, one thing that I easily forget is to protect my hair. This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Active Damage Resist Shampoo and Conditioner from Clear Scalp & Hair, all opinions are my own. With long days in the pool, we're also ...

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Poolside Ice Cream Treat Fun (Free Ice Cream Sweepstakes)

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Are you enjoying summer? As I mentioned yesterday, we have our friends from Rhode Island visiting for the week. They have seven kiddos. That's right, seven! So, we've been doing a lot of fun kid oriented activities. Yesterday, I coordinated a surprise party for their 8 year old. Today, we spent the day poolside. Everyone was having so much fun, I decided to pack up some frozen treats to keep everyone cool. This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Flavor Flurry Fun, all opinions are my ...

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5 Favorite Everyday Kitchen Tools

Looking for new favorites in the kitchen? Check out these 5 everyday tools that can make food prep so much easier!

So, I'm finally taking a few days off this week to enjoy company. Exciting, it's our first official visit from Rhode Island friends since we moved! I thought I would share some offbeat things this week, just for fun. Today, I'm sharing five of my favorite kitchen tools. When I thought about the things that I rely on the most when it comes to food preparation, the tools that I use are actually really simple! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links, all opinions are my own. 1. ...

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Ultimate Me Time Ideas

Me time? What's that? Check out these awesome ideas to enjoy some time for yourself!

Imagine finally having some me time? What if you had an entire afternoon or better yet a whole day just for you? How would you unwind and treat yourself? I got to digging around for some ideas on things that would make my alone time pretty awesome! Hopefully this post will give you some inspiration too! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about Me Time with Magnum, all opinions are my own. Product photos courtesy of Target.com Ultimate Me Time Ideas If I were to have a day of alone ...

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Age Old Trick for Less Wrinkles in Your Clothes

From drab to fab in just minutes!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Faultless/Bon Ami Company. All opinions are 100% mine. If there is one thing you should most certainly know about me already, it's that I hate doing laundry. That's not including the topic of ironing after going through that dreaded task that never seems to end. I'm the first one to admit, I'll do almost anything to avoid the need to iron. You know how that goes, it's something that can't be avoided. Case in point, the shirt below: Now, ...

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