Every Child Deserves a Healthy Smile, Give Kids a Smile

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This post was sponsored by Give Kids A Smile as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. A child's smile is worth so much. My two daughters are happy girls with more giggles and smiles shared than I could possibly ask for. They are my great love story and every smile adds to our happiness. My daughters are proud of their beautiful bright smiles but there are many children that are not. Sadly too many children continue to Read More... {Read More...}

Self Love Journal

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ColorMeSweet When’s the last time you gave yourself a pat on the back with a sweet reward? Life can be tough, but afternoon breaks should be sweet! I know I’m awesome for many different reasons but the day to day chaos of being a work at home mom while taking care of my family and responsibilities sometimes gets in the way of that simple reminder. The self love journal is an easy and fun Read More... {Read More...}

The most important skill to teach your children for self defense

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Last week my oldest daughter and I attended a self defense workshop at Ivivva Scottsdale taught by personal trainer Dan Huper. Dan is a skilled mixed martial artist and instructor at the Spartan Nation Combatives and Fitness gym. Ivivva offers workshops for girls every week with varying topics for health and wellness. The classes are for girls eight and older and their caretaker. Our self defense workshop had excellent tips for our young daughters while reintroducing some skills I haven't Read More... {Read More...}

10 reasons every mom will love SING’s Rosita

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If you haven't already seen the favorite animated comedy SING, you should! Your children will love it but from one mom to another, this is not a film YOU should miss. Much like current reality singing competitions, we get to see five starring characters compete in the world’s best singing competition. And while every character is truly a star of their own, we absolutely love Rosita the mommy pig voiced by Reese Witherspoon. 10 reasons every mom will love SING's Rosita is why you should Read More... {Read More...}

Teach your daughter to have hair confidence

teach your daughter to have hair confidence

From the moment I learned I was having a baby girl almost nine years ago I imagined mornings of fixing her pigtails and braiding her hair. What I didn't know is that it would take years for her hair to grow. And when she finally had enough hair for me to try out all those cute hairstyles for little girls, my sweet daughter wanted nothing to do with mommy fixing her hair. Now, at eight years old, she fixes her own hair with so much confidence and doesn't look back in the mirror as she bounces off Read More... {Read More...}

Tips for a quick guest ready bathroom

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScotchBriteCleanHoliday #CollectiveBias While our experience might not be full on National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation style, I still feel quite panicked when unexpected visitors show up at our door during the holidays. Is our guest bedroom full of unwrapped gifts? Do we have clean sheets for a fast bedding change? What can I do to get the bathroom sparkly in less than five minutes? I Read More... {Read More...}