The Mindfulness Workbook for Dummies – An Ironic Book Review

Global Influence offered me a chance to review the Mindfulness Workbook For Dummies by Shamash Alidina and Joelle Jane Marshall, and I figured it was something I could really use some help with. If you’ve been following my story for a while, I’ve dealt with some serious issues with anxiety and depression, and it’s really […]

Things Third Grade Boys Like

I’ve been a bit more selective about the product review opportunities I’ve agreed to recently, and most of them were directly beneficial to the little man of the house, TJ! Whenever I got a pitch that sounded interesting, I ran it past him. If he said, “Aww, yeah!” I went for it. Otherwise, I let […]

Taming the Tummy? It Works Body Wrap Review and Giveaway

I met Christine Yattaw of Wrap and Get Healthy at a local networking event for women in business, and she introduced me to the It Works! Ultimate Body Applicator wrap. It’s an all-natural body contouring wrap to firm and tone your cellulite-prone areas. I’d never heard of it before, but she told me about it […]

Did You Know That You Can Really Buy Richard Castle’s Nikki Heat Books?

Do you love to watch ABC’s Castle with Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic? As a writer, I can honestly say it’s my favorite show on TV right now. As my brother summed it up for me the other day, “I know I need to watch it. I mean, he helps solve crimes by English majoring […]

My New Favorite Cork Bathmat – A Review and Giveaway

Sometimes, a company contacts you for a product review, and you’re like, “What could I possibly use…?” When Karma Kiss wanted to set me up with their blog review and affiliate program – yes, that means I get commission from the links below – I was disappointed that the three items I said I’d like […]

Kidz ZonePerfect Bars Make Tasty Lunch Treats You Don’t Have to Feel Guilty About (Review)

There are some companies I never turn down when they approach me about reviewing their products, and ZonePerfect is one of them. So when they asked me if they could send me some Kidz ZonePerfect bars to check out and post about on here, I was excited. Why? Because with flavors like Caramel Crunch, Peanut […]

Would You Enjoy a Mrs. Fields Cookie Basket for Mother’s Day?

I’ve just been enjoying my monthly reviews for the Shari’s Berries family so much this year. Last month, it was a Sock Monkey Easter Basket for TJ. This month, it’s a basket of Mrs. Fields cookies and brownies from Shari’s Berries! And my family does love cookies. Ordering from the Shari’s Berries Website For my […]

Check Out This Sock Monkey Easter Basket from Personal Creations

After my Easter flowers review last month, I was asked to review personalized Easter baskets. We’ve been using the same Easter basket since TJ was a baby, just filling it with different items each year as he grows. It was a treat to be able to shop for a new basket on someone else’s dime […]

Passover Baked Goods from Oh Nuts a Hit in This House

I’m going to start by saying that my family is not Jewish, so we don’t celebrate Passover, but when Oh Nuts asked me to try their Passover Cake & Cookie Sampler, I figured I could share my thoughts with my readers anyways. Besides, treats are treats, right? So they shipped a sampler out to me […]

How Repiderm Worked for My Acne and Sensitive Skin

I was contacted by a representative who wanted me to try out Repiderm from Bio-Scriptives. Since I’ve long-since realized that acne is not simply a teen problem, I was happy to try out a product that promised to deal with my unsightly blemishes Skin care has always been a tricky thing for me. My skin is very […]