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Keep the Fresh Smell Longer with Air Wick Pure

Disclosure:  Air Wick provided product to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. As much as I seem to clean, I will admit that my house does not always smell as fresh as I would like it to.  In my defense, I share my living space with two boys, a dog, a cat, […]

Unwind and Get Crafty with these Books!

Disclosure:  Quarto Group provided these books to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Over the last couple of months, I have rediscovered how much I enjoy coloring.  Mostly I am hijacking Blake’s gel pens and coloring books, but recently, this mama got her own books. Quarto Group sent me these three fun […]

Create an Affordable Work Wardrobe with eShakti

Disclosure: eShakti provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. When I changed jobs a few months ago, I was face with also having to create an entire work wardrobe.  While I was used to wearing jeans, exercise pants and tees to work, I now needed to dress in business casual.  […]

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Top Kids Activities on the Carnival Dream…

Disclosure:  I am partnering with Carnival for an upcoming trip.  All opinions stated are my own. This Sunday, my family and I will set sail on the Carnival Dream for a 7-day western Caribbean Cruise.  This will be our second time cruising on the Dream and the boys have been making their lists of not […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrates Dr. Seuss’ “What Pet Should I Get” #SeussatSea…

Disclosure:  Carnival Cruise Lines hosted my family for this event.  All opinions stated are my own. On August 2nd, my family was honored to board the Carnival Dream, to celebrate the release of the new Dr. Seuss book, “What Pet Should I Get?”! To celebrate this joyous occasion, Carnival Cruise Lines and Dr. Seuss Enterprises teamed […]

Don’t Miss the Marvel Universe LIVE Show in NOLA…

Disclosure:  Feld Entertainment provided tickets to the event for my family.  All opinions stated are my own. Being a mom of two boys, means that I know a lot about Super Heroes, and must admit that I am a fan along with my boys.  The whole family was thrilled when were asked to check out […]

Celebration in the Oaks: A New Orleans Tradition…

Disclosure:  This post is part of the Holiday of Wonder campaign sponsored by Wonder and Company and Celebration in the Oaks at New Orleans City Park.  All opinions stated are my own. Down here is New Orleans, we do things a little bit different, and we are big on keeping traditions.  Mondays are for Red […]

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Star Wars Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

My husband is a total Star Wars fanatic!  And, it is easily my go to gifts for him for every occasion.  I have bought prints, helmets, trading cards and much more.  This year, I had him sit down and make me a list, so that I know what to get and can share some insight […]

Morton Salt Next Door Chef: New Orleans Is Now Live!

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Morton Salt.  All opinions stated are my own. Remember last year, when I told you all about how I got to attend a Morton Salt event in my city?  Well, the Morton Salt’s Next Door Chef: New Orleans Edition is now live and I can tell you all about […]

Community Coffee Releases a New Blend and Supports the Wetlands

Disclosure:  Community Coffee provide product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. My kids know that it is not wise to speak to me before I have had at least one sip of coffee in the morning.  My go to favorite coffee is Community Coffee’s Breakfast Blend, but I have to say […]

Have a Happy Healthy Pregnancy with UpSpring #UpSpringBaby

Disclosure: This review was made possible by iConnect and UpSpring.  I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are 100% mine. There are a lot of things that I have forgotten out about my two pregnancies, but one thing I do remember were the nasty tasting prenatal vitamins!  They had to […]

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Review of the Dyson Ball Animal 2 Vacuum Cleaner

Disclosure:  Dyson provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. I would like to introduce you all to AnnaBeth:   I know, she is absolutely adorable and has the best personality to match.  Want to know what else she has….tons of hair!!!  This sweetie sheds like I have never seen and […]

Valentine Book Ideas for Kids from Macmillan

Disclosure: Macmillan provided product to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. It totally feels like we just wrapped up the holidays, but Valentine’s is literally around the corner!!  Since we just got all the treats out of the house, I really don’t want to just fill it back up with candy.  This […]

Dermaclara is Helping Take Care of My Skin

Disclosure: Dermaclara provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. As with the beginning of every new year, there is a list of resolutions.  While many may never come to fruition, I am always determined to at least accomplish some.  This year I promised myself that I would start treating “ME” […]

Morton Salt Takes #NextDoorChef to New Orleans

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Morton Salt.  All opinions stated are my own. New Orleans is famous for its delicious cuisine and people visit from around the world to “eat their way” through our city.  Last Monday, I was invited to a special event, Morton Salt’s Next Door Chef: New Orleans Edition. New Orleans […]

Hanes Offers Perfect Stocking Stuffers for that Special Guy in Your Life

Disclosure:  Hanes provided product to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Every since I can remember, my mom (AKA Santa), always stuffed our Christmas stockings with socks and underwear and the filler to the toys and candy.  I will totally admit that I have continued this tradition with my own family.  This […]