Spring Ahead with March 2014 GLOSSYBOX

Literally a day after I posted about the February GLOSSYBOX here, I received my March 2014 GLOSSYBOX. I had seen some images of it from GLOSSYBOX on Instagram, as I am a follower of theirs on that social media network. I knew an Alex and Ani Soap product was to be be included, but I had no idea that they were including a bonus bracelet for this month's box. Seriously, I was over the moon when I opened the box and found an Alex and Ani Bracelet included for me, because I literally had just ... Read More!

It’s My Party…J9 Designs Turn A Year Old

This is going to be short, but sweet.   I mentioned in my post here, just yesterday that J9 Designs was celebrating a year in operation and today is the actual day. To see my very first post, from this day a year ago, you can click here. Last week, I had my girls home all week long and actually put this blog on hold for a few days with some guest posts. I was so thankful to have a few wonderful bloggers and companies help me out with this. While I was away from this space, I was busy ... Read More!

A Day In The Life – Writing Is A Process To Me…

Many days, I still can't believe I am pretty much living my dream by getting to be home with my girls, while they are still this young, as well as get to write and design daily. I have always been a creative person, so to me the here and the now couldn't be more perfect.  I still sometimes want to my pinch myself to make sure it is real and I am indeed awake not dreaming it. So, when I was asked a few weeks back by by Lisa of the Golden Spoons to join her and some absolutely wonderful writers, ... Read More!

Investment Potential Of St Anton

I am off today spending Good Friday with my family and celebrating the Easter Weekend now, but wanted to share a post that was shared with me for all my readers about the investment potential of St. Anton (trust me I took one look and found myself dreaming).  So, please read on to find out more about this spectacular place in the world now.  And also wishing all who celebrate a wonderful holiday weekend, too. Skiing has always been a favorite pastime and the Olympic Games in Sochi ... Read More!

My Favorite Person Contest with Blurb Books

Make a Book About Your Favorite Person and You Could Win $2,500 from Blurb (This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.) Did you know that Blurb might give you $2,500 to read about your favorite person? All you have to do is make a book about a loved one filled with all sorts of kind words, creativity and insight, and if selected, you could win the grand prize! For every book you make (there are seven different categories, ... Read More!

Pin It Party – Week 50

Welcome to THE Pin It Party Pinterest Linkup! We are so happy that you are here to share you bloggy awesomeness with us. Did you know you can add up to THREE posts right here and now! Please be sure to read over all the of the party "rules" to help spread the word about the party. More bloggers equals more readers for you! XO, ellie and the WHOLE Pin It Party team! 1.  Pineapple Smoothie - Masshole Mommy / 2. My Tips and Tricks for Concealing and Treating Breakouts - But First, Coffee  ... Read More!

Work from Home with Kids Makes Dream Possible with Shaklee – Guest Post

I have a very special guest post today.  Being a work at home mom, I am always interested and on the look out for new money making opportunities for those of us who want or need to work from home.   I was recently contacted by another blogger, who did indeed find a wonderful way to make this happen for herself and she graciously wanted to share with others here today on how she did it, as well as how you can achieve the same goal. So, please read on to find out how now... Hi ... Read More!

Cate & Chloe VIP Program – Our Promise Is Your Happiness

Most of my blog readers know that I am more then a bit obsessed with Jewelry and this is truly not a secret. I think the more bling the better for me.  So, recently I was asked to sample and review Cate & Chloe's New Vip Membership Box with all on here. I took one look and was hooked.  I knew I had to say yes and was so happy to receive my welcome into the VIP Program to review and give you all the details about this premier jewelry club. What is included in Cate & Chloe's ... Read More!

Finally Spring Break Is Upon Us…

Finally, spring break is upon us here in NY with my girls having off from school the upcoming week and Easter next Sunday. I will most likely be taking it a bit easier this upcoming week.  I have a blog post scheduled this Monday, but then we shall see what my blogging schedule will look like for the rest of the week with a possible guest post or two coming your way.  As well as a break from FTSF, this week and most likely will not be sharing my TToT for next week.  feels a bit weird ... Read More!

Letter to My Younger Self About Life in Your 30s…

Welcome back to Finish The Sentence Friday Blog Hop (FTSF).  We give you a sentence and you finish it (however long or short youโ€™d like).  Please feel free to link up and follow any or all of our hostesses, which are below. And our very, special guest host, this week is Jennifer from Real Life Parenting.    Please make sure you visit her and show her your FTSF love today! And now for this week's sentence to finish:  โ€œIf I could go back in time..." Next ... Read More!