New Neutrogena® Nourishing Long Wear Eye Shadow + Built-In Primer

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New from Neutrogena in the makeup category for eyes is the Neutrogena® Nourishing Long Wear Eye Shadow + Built-In Primer ($9.49, each).  They have 6 combination color products you can pick from, mostly neutrals plus a warm plum shade and a jazzy smokey steel option. Each of these come with a built in primer - what's not to love about THAT.  You … [Read more...]

NEW PRODUCT: Neutrogena Naturals – Earth Friendly & Easy Peasy

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Don't let the 3 out of 5 stars review influence you on this one - that comment came from a guy who says he doesn't wear makeup so he doesn't need that product.  (Funny how he felt the need to comment - it cracked me up actually!)  Neutrogena's new Neutrogena Naturals Purifying Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes are a new favorite product of mine. … [Read more...]

Which Room Should I ReDo First: Family Room or Dining Room? #rfbloggers

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You guys may remember that I worked with Raymour & Flanigan last year to redo my bedroom.  It's still my favorite room in the house.  It's amazing how a change in furniture and look can really uplift your spirits and make you feel totally differently about a room. Having that change upstairs has really inspired me to want to change up some … [Read more...]

5 Ways I’m Trying to Be Less Stressed in 2015

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It's always the worst in my kitchen.  I'm standing there and my kids are harassing one another while simultaneously asking me for a snack, the cat is crying for food, the microwave is beeping and the phone will be ringing.  And I'm going insane.  I constantly tell my husband that I'm overstimulated. We're at a stage where there is no free time … [Read more...]

Enter to Win a Day with the Super Sprowtz Cast Thanks to Century 21

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Are you guys familiar with Super Sprowtz?  It's a multi-media program that you can watch online via YouTube that's for kids and promotes living & eating healthy.  They have a huge backing of celebrity ambassadors like Michelle Obama, Jeff Bridges, Russell Simmons, Shaquille O’Neal, and more.  Which doesn't really shock me at all because having … [Read more...]

Quick Tips to Staying Healthy this Winter

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My boys' school seems to be a big old petri dish of germs over the last few weeks.  Before the holiday break, both of my boys had one illness or another.  Cole was lucky enough to get a fever bug just a week after he got after the stomach bug.  Then when we were away in the Outer Banks, Nate and hubby got sick too.  'Tis the season, right? Then … [Read more...]

Neutrogena Twitter Party TODAY 3pmET & My New Fav Product of Theirs! #BeautyWonderland

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People, getting old isn't for the weak!  I remember hearing about anti-aging products when I was in my twenties and thinking, "I won't need those - I'll grow old gracefully and accept my wrinkles." WHAT THE HELL IS WRONG WITH YOU, YOU YOUNG FOOL is all I can say to my twenty something self.   Today, I'm all about minimizing the crows feet around … [Read more...]

Stocking Stuffer for Her: Neutrogena’s MoistureSmooth Color Stick

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Looking for a little something to put in her stocking?  Go with one of these Neutrogena MoistureSmooth Color Sticks ($8.49) and she will love you for it!  I am totally into these and have several in different shades!  (Rich Raisin is my favorite for going out; try one of the lighter shades for a tween or teen!) … [Read more...]

Stitch fix #5: the Holiday Box

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After Stitch Fix Box #4 didn't work for me, I immediately placed an order for a December Box. I mentioned the holidays and was eager to see what was inside of the latest shipment. The first thing I pulled out and tried on was the Tart Macon 3/4 Sleeve Faux Leather Detail Printed Shift Dress ($78).  I didn't think it did much for me at all. I … [Read more...]

Recipe: Christmas Cake Pops

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How cute are these easy-to-make Christmas Cake Pops that a friend sent over to me? Check it out - fun to eat but also fun for decorations? Christmas/Holiday Marshmallow Pop Ingredients - 10 large marshmallows 10 Wilton candy sticks – get the thicker candy sticks, the thin one don't hold the weight of the marshmallow and … [Read more...]