Win a $100 Visa Gift Card!

Win a $100 Visa Gift Card!

Win a $100 Visa Gift Card! While grocery sopping a few days ago, I was greeted by aisles filled with holiday decorations. My first thought was Holiday shopping already? I mean we barely made it through September and we’re already prepping for the end of the year. It’s a hard concept for me to grasp however I understand the value … Read the rest >>

Fostering Creativity with Amazon Creative Galaxy #CreativeGalaxy #AmazonKids


Fostering Creativity with Amazon Creative Galaxy #CreativeGalaxy #AmazonKids

Fostering Creativity with Amazon Creative Galaxy

My girls enjoy arts and crafts but sometimes they need a little nudge to actually get it done. We recently discovered a fun and creative 3o-minutes amazon original series called Creative Galaxy. Creative Galaxy is an interactive art adventure series for preschoolers produced by the same people that brought us Blue’s Clues and Super … Read the rest >>

Roasted Pumpkin, Gruyère and Spinach Quiche

Roasted Pumpkin, Gruyère and Spinach Quiche Recipe  #Food4Fall

Roasted Pumpkin, Gruyère and Spinach Quiche. When I decided to make this recipe, I was unsure about my decision to use pumpkin. To my surprise it turned out pretty good. When most people think of quiche, pumpkin wouldn’t come to mind. However, I threw caution to the wind and decided to give it a go. Quiche is a fairly easy … Read the rest >>

Q+A with Celeb Chef Josh Capon and Tony Luke Jr. About #Peptocopter

Q+A with Celeb Chef Josh Capon And Tony Luke Jr. #PeptocopterOver the weekend P&G launched #Peptocopter at Six Flags. Peptocopter will help guest who has overindulged in the park food to get back to the fun at Fright Fest. I was invited to attend on behalf of P&G’s Pepto-Bismol, so I could sample Frank’n Bacon Funnel Dogs as it makes its nationwide debut. While there, I got a chance to … Read the rest >>

5 Favorite Fall Fashion Basics

 5 Favorite Fall Fashion Basics5 Favorite Fall Fashion Basics, wow that’s a mouthful. I was asked by my friend Jessica of A Parent in America to share my favorite fashion basic.  I’ve previously shared my 10 Fall Fashion Essentials however today I am focusing on my 5 Favorite Fall Fashion Basics. These are items that are actually in my closet. These items are … Read the rest >>

10 Things You Can Do as a Parent to Avoid Raising a Mean Girl

10 Things You Can Do as a Parent to avoid Raising a Mean Girl10 Things You Can Do as a Parent to Avoid Raising a Mean Girl. It’s only the beginning of the school year, and I can’t believe we are already dealing with mean girls. What hurt the most is it’s at the hands of someone my daughter is friends with. These are 3rd graders, how can this be happening. Worse part, … Read the rest >>

17 Cozy Fall Recipes #CookingUpGood

17 Cozy Fall Recipes #CookingUpGood

Looking for back to school fall recipes for the family. Kraft Food rounded up 17 of their Top -pinned recipe. They’re  budget friendly and super easy to make.

 17 Cozy Fall Recipes

  • Cast-Iron Peach Cobbler
  • Slow-Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken
  • Cheesy Ham & Apple Panini
  • Mini Corn Muffins w/ jalapeno cream cheese
  • VELVEETA® Cheesy Bacon Brunch Casserole
  • Steak & Potato Salad
  • Barbecue
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Toyota Honors New Jersey Mom with “Standing O-Vation” Award

Toyota’s “Standing O-Vation” Award recipient Tawanda Jones

Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend, Amy Purdy, Toyota ambassador awarded Tawanda Jones $25,000

Toyota’s “Standing O-Vation” Award. I mentioned a few days ago about my amazing weekend at Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend. Another highlight of the day was the fact that Oprah Winfrey, along with Paralympic Bronze Medalist Snowboarder and “Dancing With The Stars” Finalist Amy … Read the rest >>

Disney’s BIG HERO 6 Trailer + Free Activity Sheets #BigHero6 #BayMax

Disney’s BIG HERO 6 Trailer + Free Activity Sheet

Disney’s BIG HERO 6 Trailer + Free Activity Sheets. On a scale of 1-10 how excited are you to #MeetBaymax. My family is pretty excited as well. Disney’s “BIG HERO 6″  is an action-packed comedy-adventure about the special bond that develops between Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit), a plus-sized inflatable robot, and prodigy Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter).  When … Read the rest >>

9 Life Lessons I Learned from Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend

9 Lessons I Learned from Oprah's The Life You Want WeekendIf you follow me on Instagram, then you saw that I spent my Saturday at Oprah’s The Life You Want Tour at Prudential Center. I have to say, this was an impromptu attendance. I got an invite late Friday night and I debated going because I wanted my sister with me. Two years ago my sister and I went … Read the rest >>