Happy EOSter Easter Basket (eos lip balms are cute and colorful “eggs”!)

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One of my favorite things ever is eos lip balm. I have used them for years, but only recently realized that their rounded shape and cute colors make them look a lot like Easter eggs. With that in mind, I bought some cute little tin Easter baskets and eos lip balm in all sorts of colors. Purple, pink, blue, green, pastel stripes...you get the idea. I knew the little "eos"-ster "eggs" were going to look so adorable in the Easter basket. … [Read more...]

Florsheim Kids Boys Shoes for Spring and Summer 2015 + Giveaway

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The Spring and Summer 2015 collection at Florsheim Kids is full of vibrant colors and trendy boy shoe styles for casual everyday and dress wear. Florsheim Kids shoes are handcrafted from quality materials. You'll love the classic styling with a modern flair, plus the attention to detail is very apparent in these shoes. I am especially a fan of their boys dress shoes. They look like the mini version of mens dress shoes. My boys have been wearing … [Read more...]

DIY Balloon Flower Centerpieces

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Balloons are one of my favorite ways to decorate for a party. They are colorful, fun and can be used in a lot of different ways. An easy DIY party idea is to make balloon centerpieces. A Balloon Flower Centerpiece is the perfect table decoration for Easter and Spring parties. It only takes a few minutes to make one when you use a Balloon Time Kit, which includes a portable helium-filled tank, 30 assorted colors 9" latex balloons and a spool of … [Read more...]

Tips: How to Dress Little Boys for Spring and Summer + Carter’s Coupon #SpringIntoCarters

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Carter’s. I received a complimentary gift card to facilitate my review and thank me for my participation. #SpringIntoCarters March has brought warmer temperatures to our neck of the woods. It has even been warm enough for us to start wearing shorts and short sleeves! I love this time of year. It's so much easier to get my boys dressed in the spring and summer. … [Read more...]

Super Awesome Things You Should Do at Universal Orlando

Universal Hollywood Rockit Roller Coaster

There is so much to do and see at Universal Orlando and it's all SO. MUCH. FUN!!!!! My first bit of vacation planning advice is to make a priority list of 10 rides and attractions you know you want to do here. Plan your day around those priorities. I was invited on the #UORGirlsGetaway press trip and received complimentary admission to Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure theme parks. All opinions expressed are 100% honest based … [Read more...]

Mini Carrot Cakes Recipe

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You don't have to feel guilty about eating an entire cake by yourself when it's a mini cake! Carrot cake is one of my favorite desserts. I saw these Mini Carrot Cakes on Pinterest and knew I wanted to make them for the Pinterest Remakes hop. I used my own homemade carrot cake recipe and made up the directions. This is the best carrot cake recipe I have for people who do not like pineapple in their carrot cake. Personally, I love pineapple … [Read more...]

The Divergent Series: Insurgent Movie Trailer #Insurgent

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Summit Entertainment. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. This movie is the second installment of a trilogy based on Veronica Roth's bestselling Divergent book series. It has a PG-13 rating for intense violence and action throughout, and is geared towards viewers of all ages -- not just teens and young adults. The Divergent Series: … [Read more...]

Sugar Cookie Chex Mix (it’s got Sprinkles!) + $50 GC Giveaway

sugar cookie chex mix

The Sugar Cookie Chex Mix is a must-try sweet Chex Mix recipe. I really like sweet Chex mixes (Muddy Buddies!), so I was excited to try this recipe. Plus, I love any excuse to use colorful sprinkles. Needless to say, this did not last long at my house. The kids and I loved it. I will definitely be making it again. Thank you to Chex for providing me with the Sugar Cookie Chex Mix recipe and the ingredients to make it. Sugar Cookie Chex … [Read more...]

Never a Dull Moment at Universal Orlando: CityWalk

Universal CityWalk

Night or day, there is a lot to see and do at Universal Orlando's CityWalk. This is one of many Orlando Attractions the entire family can enjoy. There's shopping, entertainment and lots of restaurants. Hard Rock Orlando, The Cowfish and Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville are only a few of CityWalk's unique dining options. I received complimentary accommodations, food and theme park tickets as part of the #UORGirlsGetaway media trip. All … [Read more...]