How to Find the Focus to be a Bawse {Kindle Paperwhite Review + Giveaway}

One week into owning a Kindle Paperwhite and I am well on my way to being a better, more productive person. Some background–> I used to read a novel a day as a child. I would stay up until I finished a book using the light from the street lights outside my window. I am pretty sure that the reason my eyes are so horrible is because of this. As I grew older, I had more and more responsibility fall on my plate and somehow the first thing to go was reading. This makes me sad just writing it. Right…

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Beginner Yoga & Cardio Essentials from Gaiam and SPRI

A couple of weeks ago I started using a new hair care system that cleaned my hair so well I thought I was going gray. True Story. I spent two days trying to convince my husband that there was gray hair and also looking for it myself. Two days wasted but also a tiny wake-up call and a reminder that I am not getting any younger and I have a lot on my plate right now. ‘I didn’t even think twice about going gray because of the stress I am going through’ is a lot of stress!   So I…

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Helping Her Love Herself #InspireConfidence #ad

At eight-years-old my daughter is entering the age where she is more self-conscious of her looks and behaviour. It seemed just yesterday that we were sitting around her incubator in the NICU watching as she fought to grow and now here we are, watching her battle a new fight—herself. As a happy thirty-two-year-old woman who has forgotten about how cruel and unkind the pre-teen and teen years can be, I am on a mission to help my girl switch her insecurities around so what she sees as a negative will now be positive. Getting Help from the Dove Self-Esteem Project…

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Making Magic with Gazillion Bubbles + Giveaway

“baw-baws” my youngest yells from his spot by my legs as I wash the dishes. I know he means bubbles and he waits patiently for the off chance that a tiny bubble will escape the dish soap bottle when I place it on the counter. This seems like our routine and I am impressed with his sheer determination to catch the elusive dish bubble. When I turn the kitchen sink on I wait until I hear his little feet take tiny steps towards the kitchen, only picking up the soap when I can feel his arms wrap around my leg.…

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Wax On, Wax Off. Tips for Waxing Your Car From Armor All

Disclosure: Armor All sent us these products but as you can see from the pictures of the truck we really needed them. All opinions are our own. We spring clean our homes but have you done the same for your car? The winter months can be terrible on your vehicle and if you have kids thrown into the mix you can pretty much guarantee that the mess will be multiplied by one million. This past season we have had 3 kids that are now sufferers of motion sickness as well as a stomach bug last week that nearly crippled our…

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