Women’s Fashion Eyeglasses: How to Select the Best Pair


Women's Fashion Eyeglasses: How to Select the Best Pair When many of us envision the most striking features of any face, the eyes are likely to be the first and most important feature. So, it only makes sense that the type of womens glasses which we prefer will leave a lasting impression upon those around us. Selecting the correct glasses, frames and overall fit can very much "make or break" our visual appeal. Unfortunately, this can often be a bit difficult to accomplish. It is for this reason that we will take a look at a handful of sure-fire tips to ensure that your glasses will accentuate your look and personality. The Importance of Colour Everyday, we employ the use of colour to enhance our natural features. For instance, a dark eyeliner and lipstick will serve to highlight brighter eyes. The very same can be said for your glasses. It is a good rule of thumb to utilise darker colours on your glasses frames to compliment lighter eyes. Naturally, the opposite holds true for … [Read more...]

Don’t Let LBL Hold You Back…I Don’t! + Free Sample!


Thanks to Poise I was paid for this article. However, my own opinion was used and not influenced in any way. Don't Let LBL Hold You Back....I Don't I am an avid water drinker. I drink at least a gallon of water a day. Not only do I drink lots of water because I actually like it...but also because I live an active lifestyle. I love going for daily walks, bike rides and hikes. At times it is hard to hold it when I am out on the trail. It is not like there are bathrooms along the way on my bike rides or on my family hikes. Plus it is not like I would feel comfortable to just stop an go when I am on those busy trails with friends. So...I do what any women would do. I hold it.....and usually I do pretty good at holding it. That is until I cough, laugh or hit a bump on my bike. Now as you can imagine this could lead up to some pretty embarrassing moments but thanks to Poise Microliners it is no longer an issue! You see Poise Microliners has this wonderful feature named SAM (super … [Read more...]

How Yoga Can Help Boost Creativity

  How Yoga Can Help Boost Creativity Yoga has many well-known and proven benefits for the body, mind and soul. During a typical yoga practice, instructors help students focus on the moment, put things into perspective, achieve balance, and accept who they are. After a refreshing yoga session, many students find that their minds are bursting with creative ideas ready to be explored. Entrepreneur and yogi Chip Wilson has said, when it comes to yoga, “there are moments in life when everything comes into perfect view. This is one of them”. Relief of Mental Blockages After a fruitful yoga session, many students feel as if a block has been lifted off of their shoulders. Whatever worries and anxieties they walked into the room with have melted away, clearing the path for a release of creative energy. The release of mental hang-ups allows that creative energy to flow freely. Relaxation Yoga helps tense muscles to relax and stretches stiff joints to relieve internal pressure … [Read more...]

Stayfree Is My Choice for All My Feminine Care Needs! #shop #FreeToMove #cbias


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.   Stayfree Is My Choice for All My Feminine Care Needs! I am not regular when it comes to my monthly. I never have been. There is never a warning sign or a specific day of each month that I know it will happen. It just does. That is why I am always prepared for all my Feminine Care needs with Stayfree pads. Stayfree has everything a girl needs to keep her going cause lets face it.....life can't stop just because you get your period! Right?   My life is crazy. My days are filled to the brim with outdoor activities, house cleaning, taking care of kiddos, homeschooling the kiddos, volunteering my time at church, blogging and being a wife and mother. Because of all those things I don't have time to stop just because Aunt Flo arrives. Stayfree has a lot to offer when it comes to pads like my favorites Stayfree Ultra Thin Regular and Stayfree Overnight pads. … [Read more...]

July GlossyBox Review + Free Paint Pot!


July GlossyBox Review   There is still time to order your July GlossyBox. I must say this was one of my most favorite boxes yet. I love getting a monthly GlossyBox for the purpose of these reviews. They are always filled with so many great new beauty products that I have never seen before. I never know what is going to arrive and I love it! This month there was some great products like StrangeBeautiful nail polish, Rusk Dry Finishing Spray, Ayres Body Butter, Camille Beckman Platinume Gold Imperial Repair Hand Therapy and Sumita Beauty Eye Shadow Pencil. StrageBeautiful Nail Polish - I love these patriotic colors. My daughter seen these and immediately asked me if she could polish my toe nails and hers. She ended up doing little flags for the 4th of July and I loved it! Rusk - I am so tired of my hair going flat. It is so hot and humid outside that it is hard for me to keep a curl this time of year. I am in love with this Rusk. It feels light on my hair and … [Read more...]

Making Your Loved Ones Feel Special With Hallmark! #ConnectingFriends #tbt #shop #cbias


I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser.   I am proud to say that Mom is my best friend. We have been through so much these past 30 years. As a Mom and daughter we have been through thick and thin together. There were times that I did not want to be around her and times that I just wanted my Mommy...but no matter what situation we were going through I always knew that she loved me...and she loves me still! Now that I am older and have a daughter of my own I realize just how much my Mom sacrificed for all of her kids. She never missed a single soccer game, wrestling match, choir concert or ballet recital. She was there for everything! She was the one who made our "boo boo's" better and cooked us kids Chicken Noodle Soup (from scratch) every time we were sick. All of those wonderful things my Mom did as I was growing up laid the … [Read more...]

DIY Bath Bombs – Mother’s Day Gift Idea


DIY Bath Bombs - Mother's Day Gift Idea Remember those Mother's Day gift baskets I told you about a few days ago? Well here is another DIY gift for you to make for your Mother! These Bath Bombs are easy to make and I am sure that any Mother would enjoy (and deserve) a nice relaxing bath! I can't wait for the look on my Mom's face when she sees a gift basket filled with home made bath and body products! She deserves it!   I love to make my own Bath bombs, lotions, bubble baths, soap and more! I was worried at first that they might be hard..but they are all super easy to make and I love knowing what is in the products I use! Ingredients: 1 Cups Citric Acid 2 Cups Baking Soda 1 oz shea butter or coconut butter (melted) 5-6 drops Essential Oil Mica Colorant (optional) Spray bottle of Witch Hazel   Directions: *If you have a manicure, wear gloves, or use a fork during the mixing process.   In a mixing bowl combine citric acid and baking soda, … [Read more...]

Monroe And Main Mother’s Day Review & $108 Package Giveaway! #MMBloggerSpotlight


This is a Fashionista Event Opportunity, and is hosted by Still Blonde after all these YEARS and Modly Chic.   Monroe And Main Mother's Day Review & $108 Package Giveaway! Ends 5/04/14!  #MMBloggerSpotlight   Mother's Day is just around the corner and this year I wanted to make sure that I did something special for my Mom. My Mom is always complaining to me that we don't get enough pictures together and so I thought that this year it would be really fun to get all dressed up and take some nice pictures together. Thanks to Monroe And Main my Mom and I were able to get some really beautiful dresses and take some photo's together. We even decided to add my daughter to the pictures to get some nice 3 generation shots! For these pictures I chose the Monroe And Main Paisley Flutter Dress and my Mom chose the Hand-Crocheted Jacket & Dress. We both could not wait for the dresses to arrive. I knew from my past purchases with Monroe And Main that the dress would fit like a … [Read more...]

Flower Lotion Bars DIY Mother’s Day Gift Idea


Flower Lotion Bars DIY Mother's Day Gift Idea Mother's Day is just around the corner. This year I have decided that handmade will be much funner then store bought. I have decided that I am going to bring a relaxing spa day right to my Mom's home. I will be putting together a basket of home made items like home make lotion, soap, bath & body scrub and more! If you think your Mom will love some home made items as well then you won't want to miss out on making these amazing Flower Lotion Bars! Ingredients: Equal Parts of the following: Shea Butter Bees Wax Almond, Olive or Avocado Oil Directions: Melt shea butter and beeswax in a double boiler. If you do not have a double boiler, fill a pot with water and place a glass bowl that is a little smaller on top of the pot, ensuring that the water does not touch the bottom of the glass bowl. Once the sea butter and beeswax has completely melted, add in the oil of your choice. Pour into a mold (silicon molds are the … [Read more...]

GlossyBox – Monthly Beauty Box Review & Giveaway!


GlossyBox - Monthly Beauty Box Review & Giveaway!   I can't get enough of these amazing boxes that contain new and interesting products getting shipped to your door each and every month. Recently I have signed up for craft boxes, healthy food boxes and boxes for my pet. Thanks to this review I am now even getting to try out a box filled with beauty products Thanks to GlossyBox!   Growing up I was able to try out all the latest and greatest beauty products. My Mom and Grandma ran a day spa and they were always sent samples of beauty items to try out. That was years ago and I have really missed staying up to date with the best products for my face, hair and nails.   The GlossyBox was sent right to my door and I could not wait to see what was inside. It came beautifully packaged and once I opened it up I knew that this box would be something I would love to received monthly! The GlossyBox contained 5 beauty products that I had never heard of before … [Read more...]

4 Hot Nail Art Ideas for Disney’s The Muppets Most Wanted!


4 Hot Nail Art Ideas for Disney's The Muppets Most Wanted!     My daughter has recently taken an interest in nail polish. She is constantly asking me if she can polish  my nails and for me to polish hers! With Disney's The Muppets Most Wanted in theaters I thought it would be super fun for my daughter to pick out one of these awesome Muppets themed nail art patterns for me to do to her...and then for her to do on my!   Enjoy! … [Read more...]

TwirlyGirl Tankful Dress Review!


 TwirlyGirl Tankful Dress With the invention of internet who would have thought that the internet would give  mothers the opportunity to purchase their daughters adorable girls party dresses? I am addicted to dressing my daughter in cute clothing. Especially when that clothing is a stunning, twirl worthy dresses! You know the ones...the styles and fabrics that you know no one else will have....except for your child. Those frilly, twirly outfits that you wish you could have had as a child. My daughter can't get enough of dresses like these and neither can I! Recently I was sent an adorable TwirlyGirl Truly Tankful girl party dress for the purpose of this review. I was excited for the dress to arrive as I had investigated the TwirlyGirl website before agreeing to this review. Their party dresses for girls are stunning. The TwirlyGirl website is filled with vibrant colors and bold patterns. I also fell in love with the large array of dresses to choose from. When my daughters … [Read more...]

Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Dating Game Review and Giveaway – 3 Winners


** I was sent a copy of this title for the purpose of this review. However, my own opinion was used and not influenced in any way. Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Dating Game Review and Giveaway Lets face it...dating is not easy! If you have ever dated you probably have some laugh out loud stories you could tell! That is exactly what you will find in this great Chicken Soup for the Soul The Dating Game Book! In Chicken Soup for the Soul The Dating Game you will find 101 Stories about Looking for and finding Love. On the Back From bad dates to great dates, blind dates to old friends turning into more, the dating game is in full swing in this fun collection of stories. They will entertain you, give you hope, and remind you why you love the one you're with. Chapters include: - Matchmaker, Matchmaker - about the best set-ups...and they really worked! - Let's forget This Ever Happened - about those embarrassing moments that we laugh about later. -The Moment I Knew - about … [Read more...]

Monroe and Main Knot Your Mother’s Dress Review and Giveaway $70-$80 Value! Ends 2/12/14! #MMBloggerSpotlight @Monroeandmain


This is a Fashionista Event Opportunity Monroe and Main Knot Your Mother’s Dress Review and Giveaway $70-$80 Value! Ends 2/12/14!   Some of you might remember my past review of Monroe and Main where I was able to review this stunning outfit. I still love this outfit and I was thrilled to be given the chance to review yet another item from Monroe and Main! Recently I was given the chance to review one of Monroe and Main's Not Your Mother's Dress. There are many color options for this stunning dress including Black, Yellow, Cherry, Lime and Orange. I was able to choose my own color out of those options and I was excited to pick Lime! I knew that the Lime color Not Your Mother's Monroe and Main Dress would be the perfect fit for me because of all the styling options I could do with it. Scarf, bolero, jacket, belted jacket, leggings, etc......... I normally have a very hard time purchasing dresses. I am very picky about the way they fit me and have had a lot of issues in … [Read more...]

Herbal Essence Naked Hair Care Set Review!


** I was sent product for the purpose of this review. However, my own opinion was used and not influenced in any way. Herbal Essence Naked Hair Care Set Review!   I was so happy to be able to review the Herbal Essence Naked Hair Care Set and this review is strictly my opinion. I was given a Walmart gift card from Herbal Essences and was able to purchase this product online so easily! I absolutely love this new product of theirs and I will tell you why!   There are four products in this set and each item is amazing. There is the shampoo and conditioner with 0% heavy residues, dyes and parabens which is so great and then the Volumizing Souffle which is to help give your hair that extra boost without having that heavy feel to it and then there is the Dry Shampoo which is my favorite.   The Shampoo and Conditioner is now being used by my entire family because it's been so great! The unique combination of grapefruit and mint is what really makes … [Read more...]