Mexican Dinner Party featuring Bud Light Lime Cran-Brrr-Ritas

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Anheuser Busch via Mode Media. I unexpectedly had to host a dinner party for a couple unexpected guests last week and only had one day’s notice to prepare, which with three children was no small task. After assessing what was in the fridge, I decided to make Chicken Chipotle […]

Finish Your Back To School Shopping at JCPenney!


A little birdie told me that most kids are going back to school at some point this week! Can’t believe it’s already that time of year. If you haven’t back to school shopping yet, don’t worry! You can get your child an entire back to school wardrobe for around $200 that will fit their style […]

The ULTAmate Beauty Gift Guide & Christmas Wish List!

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Want to know a little secret? Before last week, I had never stepped foot into ULTA before! *gasps and disbelief* Apparently, it was totally out of self defense and knowing what it could do to my wallet because HOLY BEAUTY PRODUCTS I wanted one of everything in that store. A huge perfume and fragrance section […]

Great Hair Day For A Great Announcement!


A couple months ago, I tried out Dove’s new Intensive Repair Hair Care Shampoo and Conditioner. After 2 months of use, I have intensely refreshed and uber moisturized hair that is shiny and full of life. I can’t believe how a never-ending “bad hair day” (which lasted about 2 years) suddenly turned around! I now […]

Change Your Look This Fall with Clairol Professional ‘Classic Collection’


Last week I told you all about how you could Color Your Hair At Home with Clairol Professional “Classic Collection” and today, as promised, I’m going to reveal who was lucky enough to get a FREE makeover from me featuring their new hair color courtesy of Clairol Professional. My mom has very thin hair so […]

Whip Hair Back Into Shape with Dove’s Intensive Repair Hair Care System


If a summer filled with trips to the beach and hours in the sun did a number on your hair, you’re not alone! But don’t worry, I found something that will help whip hair back into shape just in time for Fall! Dove® Intensive Repair Shampoo + Conditioner system contains breakthrough Keratin Repair Actives that […]

Color Your Hair At Home with Clairol Professional “Classic Collection”

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I don’t know about you, but as soon as the weather gets cold and I know summer is over, I’m ready for a change of pace when it comes to my hair! My hair is usually anywhere between shoulder length and lower back and length. Right now, it’s the latter. Because I have so much […]

Before and After Pics from My Mini Kitchen Makeover!


If you missed part 1, click here, then check out part 2 here Here is my kitchen “before” my Mini Kitchen Makeover. Sad, dark and boring. As you can see, I’ve got a little bit of the “Chef” theme going on in my kitchen. It’s been my “thing” for almost 10 years now. I think […]

Fall 2013 Trends: Luxe Look For Less


Now more than ever, we are scrimping and saving every penny we have. I have 2 kids and a total of 6 people to feed, so I can’t “waste” a ton of money on updating my Fall wardrobe this year. Are you in the same boat? No worries! I have a list of My 5 […]

L’Oreal Paris’s Triple Resist for Fragile, Thinning Hair

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Discover the benefits of strong, healthy hair from root to tip with new L’Oreal Paris’s Triple Resist Collection! If you suffer from fragile hair or thinning hair, then listen up because you are going to want to check out this new line of products… L’Oreal Paris’s Triple Resist line of products is a workout for […]