American Century Investments Supports the American Century Championship #ACCgolf #GiveLikeJim


This post was created in partnership with American Century Investments. I have received compensation for this post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. It’s awe-inspiring as well as humbling when individuals use their personal financial success toward the good of mankind. The late Jim Stowers founded American Century Investments Profits for a Purpose… 

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Are You a Candidate for Surrogacy?

As fertility issues become increasingly common, women are becoming more and more open to the idea of using a surrogate. On the flip side of that, more women are offering to help couples begin a family by offering themselves as a surrogate. I have know two friends in the past few years who acted a… 

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My Kid is Extraordinary and so is YOURS!


As a mom, I have often thought to myself, “My kid is the most awesome kid ever in the history of the world.” However, I think most parents think that about their kids, right? Every child is special in their own way, and as a parent, YOU know what makes your kid extraordinary. Stanford Children’s… 

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Best Summer Ever Sweepstakes


I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Banana Boat® Sun Care. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. With the hustle and bustle of summer, it’s easy to get caught up in a busy summer day and forget to… 

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Family Fun & 4th of July Snack Ideas


Family Fun magazine has been a source of inspiration to me for years! Even though Angeline is a teenager now, I still get great tips for kid-friendly food and fun party ideas on a regular basis. Family Fun recently reached out to me with these super fun ideas and I couldn’t want to share them… 

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The IKEA Foundation Strives to Make a Difference

This post brought to you by IKEA Foundation. All opinions are 100% mine. IKEA Foundation has a plan. A plan to change the world for kids in the poorest communities in the world, to improve lives, to provide opportunities and to offer hope for the future through the IKEA Foundation Child Labor initiative. On World… 

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Hooray for National Bomb Pop Day!

Bomb Pop Prize Pack Photo

Summer is right around the corner which means it’s time to break out the grill, grab some burgers and hot dogs, and head outside. Whether it’s the 4th of July, or a Sunday afternoon, there’s nothing better than a summertime get-together. But no party is complete without Bomb Pops, a sweet treat available at your local… 

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How Do You Get Ready For Summer? #14daystoslim

Slimfast 14 days to slim #14daystoslim

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Slimfast, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #14daystoslim I LOVE summertime. I love having Angeline out of school, traveling to our heart’s content (well, as much as our savings account will allow), the gorgeous summer clothes,… 

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