A #HappiMess is a Sign of a Life Well Lived


I grew up in a house that wasn’t exactly tidy. Sure, it was clean, but there was always clutter – and that clutter wore on my neat-freak personality like you wouldn’t believe. I’ve used to be such a tidy person, picking up after myself (and others) as I’ve gone along my day, folding laundry, putting dishes [...]

3 Tips For an Organized Day #SharpieClearview #Pmedia #Ad


This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sharpie, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SharpieClearview http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV By now we are all back into the swing of things, after a hopefully fun-filled summer with the kids. I usually give myself a reduced work schedule during the [...]

Using A Credit Card The Right Way  

If you want to use a credit card, learning to use it in the right way is absolutely essential. Credit cards are great financial tools as long as they are used with caution, but in order to prevent yourself falling into debt, you will need to develop money management skills alongside discipline and financial knowledge. Below, [...]

A Fitter Attitude With Your Raw Lifestyle

As you recline on the sofa, vacantly chowing down on fistfuls of generic oil-encrusted maize, rounding on that second bottle of Sauvignon Blanc, it might occur to you that it’s time to reappraise the life choices that led to this moment. While we have certainly all been there, that does not make it okay to stay [...]

Getting A Little Help Along The Way


It’s so important to surround yourself with people that uplift, encourage and support you at an early stage in life. I have mentioned before that Chris and I married young, and while marrying in your early 20′s does have its challenges, I think that for us, having a partner from the very get-go in our [...]

Take the Magnum Ice Cream Personality Quiz!


It’s August and the summer is winding down. The back to school season is upon us and things can get hectic! Remember to stop and breathe, give yourself credit for hard work and celebrate your victories. You deserve to indulge now and then, you’ve earned it! Soak in a hot bath, read your favorite book, or grab a delicious [...]

Did You Have a Honeymoon Mishap? #CystexBurningLove


This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. I received Cystex® PLUS Urinary Pain Relief Tablets and Cystex® Liquid Cranberry Complex for my own personal use.  All opinions, text and experiences are my own. I think I know more people with honeymoon horror stories than I do without, and my own was no exception! Our [...]

August is Device Theft Awareness Month! #AbsoluteUncovered


I was compensated for this post but all opinions are my own. Have you ever lost a smartphone? Well, you aren’t alone! Over 3.1 million Americans were the unfortunate victim of smartphone theft in 2013, and at least 1.4 million smartphones are lost and never found! That’s a combined 4.5 million lost and stolen smartphones [...]

JOHNSON’S® Makes a #PromiseToBaby


Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post in #partner with JOHNSON’S® Baby and The Motherhood. I received compensation and free product in exchange for providing this post. However, all thoughts and opinions expressed here are 100% my own. The moment your little one is born your heart swells with unconditional love. Instantly you become this tiny [...]