Getting Gorgeous In NYC 2015: The Beauty Event Of The Year #GettingGorgeous

Trollbeads at Getting Gorgeous

Anyone that has attended a Getting Gorgeous event will tell you, Audrey McClelland and Vera Sweeney can organize a party that quickly becomes the talk of the blogosphere. The duo created Getting Gorgeous to create an online- and events-based platform to connect top tier bloggers with prominent lifestyle brands, as per their site. It's not all makeup and fashion. A select … [Read more...]

5 Ways Staying At Homewood Suites Saves You Money When You Travel

Homewood Suites Grocery Shopping Services Available

Hotels are hotels, right? As long as there's a bed, a television, and a bathroom, you'll be fine. The more often I travel, the more I realize that mentality can't be further from the truth. There's a difference among hotels, and you can usually tell as soon as you walk into the lobby, if not the hotel suite itself. Not many people get a behind-the-scenes look at hotel life, but this month, I … [Read more...]

How To Make A Big Impact In A Small Bathroom

Are you struggling for space or decor ideas in a small bathroom? Whether you're looking to add a few floating shelves or if you'd rather demolish it completely and start over, here are decor and organization ideas for a small bathroom that will help you make a huge impact. Check out Large Ideas for Small Bathrooms by Dusty Bastian at Mode This is a sponsored post on behalf of Mode. … [Read more...]

Exclusive! Disney Descendants Director Kenny Ortega #DescendantsEvent

Kenny Ortega

Likely one of the nicest people I've met on any of the press trips I've been a part of is also one of the most talented. Kenny Ortega has been a powerful force behind Disney's High School Musical, Michael Jackson's This Is It, Gilmore Girls, and now Disney's newest TV movie, Descendants. Ortega has worked with Cher, Madonna, and Elton John and it's been reported that, if you're on set with … [Read more...]

Cleaner Air At Home And When You #Travel With Air Angel #Giveaway

Air Angel

Mold, allergens, odors, germs... what do these have in common? Sadly, these are all irritants that could be in your baby's room. Not just in baby's room, but throughout your whole house. Our house is brand new, but we have a cat, so we likely have pet dander. We also open the doors and windows so mold spores and other allergens can get into our house, as well. I was given an Air Angel to … [Read more...]

Top 5 Aisles At Target For Awesome Summer Fun #MyTargetEssentials #TargetRun

Target Aisle with pools for the family

This post is sponsored by Target I am not ready for back-to-school. I tried to call the kids' schools and ask for an extension to summer, but they weren't going for it. I didn't see anything in the Farmer's Almanac about a longer summer and my internet search for an ancient Indian "Longer Summer Dance" turned up nothing. We're stuck. But, before summer ends, the kids and I are going to have as … [Read more...]

An Exclusive Peek At A New Netflix Feature, Care Bears Cousins #StreamTeam #BBNYC

care bears cousins on netflix

While attending a sponsored breakfast at Blogger Bash this month, we found out that not only is Care Bears launching new products for a new generation but they're also reviving an old classic for kids, free to stream on Netflix! Do you remember the original cartoon, Care Bears & Cousins? It was obvious at Blogger Bash that many did because the cheers that ensued when this was announced … [Read more...]

Back To School Fashion And A #Fashion Sneak Peek At Nautica’s 2016 Line! #BBNYC

Kids Headquarters

Head to Kids Headquarters in one of the most recognizable buildings in New York City - the Empire State Building - and it feels like you're smack dab in the middle of fashion week for kids. Their HQ is home to some of the most recognizable brand names in kids' fashions; Under Armour, Nautica, IZOD and more lined down the halls in display offices that feel like you're walking through a clothing … [Read more...]