Gifts for Kids: MomTV Picks (Many Are on Sale This Week!)

If you were not able to watch the live version of my MomTV show about holiday gifts for kids, check out the video of the broadcast. The gift picks discussed:  …more

Tech Gifts from Verizon

December 4, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, holiday gift guide, shopping, tech

Disclosure: As a member of the #VZWBuzz lifestyle blogger panel, I sometimes receive products for review. All connection and data plans are covered by me. No compensation was received or review …more

PRIZES: GIFTS FOR KIDS – MomTV Live Tonight at 9pm

November 26, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, giveaways, Real Life Style show

LOADS of Giveaways Tonight on MomTV LIVE’s Real Life Style with Jessica McFadden at 9pm  Tonight is all about Gifts for Kids and there prizes and $100 in Amazon gift …more

GIVEAWAY: Teacher or Child Gift – Artwork from Scholastic – 5 WINNERS!

November 25, 2013 | in: books, GIFT GUIDE, holiday gift guide

WIN A GORGEOUS ART POSTER FOR YOUR CHILD’S ROOM, TO GIFT A TEACHER FOR THE HOLIDAYS OR DONATE TO YOUR SCHOOL LIBRARY!  A few months ago, Scholastic asked 13 children’s book illustrators …more

Gifts for Women: MomTV Video + Gift Suggestions

For my last MomTV broadcast, I featured gifts for women — the toughest group to gift, in my opinion. I was proud to feature some out-of-the-ordinary, awesome gifts and giveaways. …more

100% Natural Perfumes That Give Back: Pour le Monde {gift guide}

November 12, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, shopping, social good

Perfect Gift for the Naturalist Woman on Your Gift List…or Yourself  Pour le Monde’s eau de parfums are 100% natural fragrances made from essential oils and natural isolates derived from botanical ingredients …more

GIVEAWAY: Build-A-Bear Gift Card, New Holiday Friends

Build-A-Bear has some new, super cute holiday friends… Win a $25 gift card for your child to make his or her own! What is your favorite classic, stop-motion animated Christmas …more

Holiday Cards 2013: Minted for the Win!

Disclosure: I received a set of holiday cards from Minted. No additional compensation was received. All words and opinions are my own.  One of my favorite annual projects is selecting …more

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Toys {sponsored}

Disclosure: I received two toy samples and compensation for this review through a partnership with The Motherhood. All opinions are mine.  I am currently holiday shopping for my third preschooler. …more

Modnique Holiday Shopping Deals {sponsored}

November 5, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, holiday gift guide, shopping, style

Modnique: Fashionable, on-trend, unique, affordable gifts!  I love fashion sale sites and receive alerts from many of them, but the purchases I actually make are few and far between. Sometimes …more

Fall Fashion, Beauty and Tech Video MomTV Live

In case you missed this month’s Real Life Style show on MomTV Live and are interested in the topics discussed, the video of the broadcast is below. A few people …more

GIVEAWAY: Samsung Chromebook Laptop from Staples {review}

October 22, 2013 | in: geeky, GIFT GUIDE, giveaways, products I love, tech

Disclosure: Staples sent me a Samsung Chromebook to review and keep — the same one they are now giving away to a lucky reader here! No further compensation was received …more

Curl Secret Infiniti Pro by Conair: Review

October 10, 2013 | in: beauty, GIFT GUIDE, hot mama, shopping, style, vlogs

The Conair people sent me a loaner of the Curl Secret curling device, and for two weeks I had the chance to try it out. The Skinny: The Curl Secret …more

Nokia Lumia 928 Review #VZWBuzz

October 1, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, products I love, tech

    I love iPhones and Androids, so I was not sure if I was ready to open my heart to a Windows phone. However, my receiving of a Nokia Lumia …more

Fall Shopping List 2013

September 11, 2013 | in: GIFT GUIDE, shopping, style

My sister in law Katie is a very stylish woman, and a kick-booty bargain shopper. On her recent visit we were up late discussing our children, husbands, preschools and of …more