Zipz Wine: All That & A Bag of Chips! (It’s Wine! On the Go!)

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One of my favorite brands at Blogger Bash earlier this month in NYC was Zipz Wine.  You can tell from this photo with my bloggy girlfriend Melissa that I was MORE THAN EXCITED to find Zipz Wine at the event. So I don't know if you guys can tell from the photo what it is but Zipz Wine is single serve wine glasses to go.  You can "unzip" the … [Read more...]

Mama Mio: Quality Skin Care Products For Pregnant Women

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Anyone who has been pregnant knows that all the fluctuating hormones can wreak havoc on your skin. It's true! Between break outs, dry skin, oily skin, and even changes in skin color women are left feeling like they are going through puberty again. It's just not fair...but it is what it is. That is where Mama Mio skin care products can help. Mama … [Read more...]

Tory Burch FitBit: Style & Fitness in One

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So who is excited about this one? I know I am! I was lucky enough to see a Tory Burch FitBit first hand this past week at Blogger Bash and I can SUPER excited about this. I have yet to jump on the FitBit bandwagon; I've tested a few out before but nothing's hooked me onto it yet. But this past weekend, I noticed multiple bloggers wearing FitBits … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix #3: Cropped Jeans, Bright Colors & More! #FashionFriday

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Stitch Fix Box #3 has arrived - hooray!  I wanted to share with you what I got and what I think I'll be keeping and not keeping.  But first things first, here are some of my previous posts about Stitch Fix in case you don't know what it is or want to check out some of my previous boxes: Stitch Fix #1 (with explanation of what Stitch Fix is) and … [Read more...]

5 Fun Adult Cocktails For Summer Parties

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Pinterest is one of my favorite spots to find fun, fruity summer drinks!  You can see how often I pin them on my Cocktails page.   Here's 5 favorites I am putting here to remind myself to consider for our next summer party. By the way, I don't drink vodka so these are all vodka free drinks - I love Rum & Tequila for summer drinks … [Read more...]

5 Tips to Make Your Manicure Last

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A couple of weeks ago, I was desperate for a pedicure. We were visiting my parents in their new town so I did a Google search to find local nail places.  A couple came up, none had reviews of any sort so I picked the closest and went for a mani & pedi. What followed ended up being the worst pedicure and manicure experience I've ever had.  I … [Read more...]

MEGA Banana Republic Sale #FashionFriday

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Heeeeey Hooooo people, it's Friday!  Time for some more sunshine, socializing and pool time.  I am loving summer!  For today's Fashion Friday, I'm featuring some of my favorite picks for sale on Banana Republic right now cuz they are having a kick-butt sale right now.  Through July 13th, if you use the coupon code BRJULY, you get 50% off ALL sale … [Read more...]

h20+ Oasis Body Scrub: I Love this Stuff!

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I first discovered h20+ products when I got a bag of them at the Disney Social Media Moms conference back in April.  I had actually been looking for a good body scrub for awhile for my boys.  We all have dry hands in our house and it was a rough winter.  My 10 year old especially would get the dirtiest hands from his dry skin.  It wasn't that he … [Read more...]

Exercises You Can Do Barefoot

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My family recently went on a 12-day road trip and vacation.  And what did Mrs. Smartypants do when packing for that 12 day road trip?  She FORGOT HER RUNNING SHOES.  For real.  {Insert the face palm} I could NOT believe it when we got to Charleston (10 hours south of our house) and I went to unpack and realized that my running shoes were sitting my … [Read more...]

Buy 1, Get 1 50% Off Maybelline’s New Nudes Eyeshadow Palette!

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I saw an add for this one recently and have had it on my WANT list!  Love the colors in this new the Nudes Palette Eyeshadow from Maybelline. It's $14.99 retail but UltaBeauty.com has it on sale for $9.99 PLUS if you buy one, you get one at 50% off - get one for a friend or buy two and stash one for yourself when the first one is done!   … [Read more...]