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Suave Family Perks at WalMart (& a #Giveaway!)

Do you know how hard it is to get boys to bathe? I have three boys. A moody teen, a hyper tween and a Kindergartener. The amount of filth they can acquire in a single day is unfathomable, unless you also have three boys and then you feel my pain. *fist bumps*  Most of the bath […]

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suave perks 3

Suave Family Perks at WalMart (& a #Giveaway!)

Do you know how hard it is to get boys to bathe? I have three boys. A moody teen, a hyper tween and a Kindergartener. The amount of filth they can acquire in a single day is unfathomable, unless you also have three boys and then you feel my pain. *fist bumps*  Most of the bath […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Roasted Pumpkin Seeds (the right way!)

  I always suspected I was doing something wrong when I’d try to roast pumpkin seeds every year. They’d always seem to come out rubbery, instead of crunchy and nutty. Plus there was that whole nasty task of separating the seeds from the pulp. So when the kids asked if I’d roast their seeds after […]

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CAbi Fall Looks and a BeautiFall Event! #FashionFriday

I’m a sucker for clothes. I still will buy some cheaper on trend pieces here and there, but have opened up a whole new world shopping for timeless classic looks and investing in really good quality materials. CAbi has both! Affordable looks and classic higher end pieces.  I was recently invited to attend their BeautiFall Career […]

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Create a New Halloween Tradition with Switchcrafted

My boys love Halloween. What’s not to love about dressing up and scaring people, or showing your love for your favorite TV or Movie character? They even love making people laugh, like with our 7 Punny Halloween Costumes. They go up to people, open a bag (or pillowcase if you are old school) and random […]

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Tipsy Tuesday: Spiked Chai

While coffee may be my AM go-to drink, what I really love to order when I’m at a coffee shop is a nice cup of chai. I love the spicy, sweet mix of flavors any time of day.  I was trying to think of a way to make my favorite chai a little more grown-up, […]

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Does Zerona Actually Zap Your Fat Away?

I’m a sucker. I’ll bet the first to admit it. So when I saw a Groupon for Zerona promising me the “Only FDA approved laser body contouring” I jumped on it. I’ve been not-so-slowly gaining weight due to a bad reaction to a combo of medicine I was on and mix that with being lazy and feeling […]

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Shop Hot Looks for Fall at Colorado Mills & Save BIG! #FashionFriday

I was invited to an event at Colorado Mills Outlet Mall in Lakewood, Colorado. Twist my arm will you?! Of course I jumped right on that event, especially since I’ve been a mallrat since birth, and been shopping at “The Mills” since it opened. I’ve been over every inch of that mall. Walked around for hours with […]

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Fashion Rocks at Macy’s – October 24th in Denver

I’ve always had a passion for fashion. Back in 6th grade, I was the “new kid” just transported from the fast pace San Francisco life, to a town of 600 people in the middle of Nowhere, IL. I had a boy’s haircut, fancy clothes and talked like a valley girl. It’s a wonder how I […]

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Tasty Tuesday: Apples & Pears Recipe Roundup

One of the things I love most about the seasonal and local approach that my family and I have towards what we eat, is that we mark the seasons in terms of fruits and vegetables.  Winter brings citrus and pomegranate, Spring means asparagus, lettuce, and strawberries. Summer comes with berries, cherries, cucumbers, corn, peaches… But […]

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Review: “Alexander” and the adorable, funny, feel-good, family film!

Think about the worst day you’ve ever had. Everything goes wrong…your alarm doesn’t go off, you’re rushed getting out the door, there’s a huge traffic jam, and worst of all YOU’RE OUT OF COFFEE! Now imagine that everyone in your family is having an equally awful day!  That’s exactly what happens to the Cooper family […]