Gwyneth Paltrow Is Right!

Gwyneth Paltrow, public blonde person, has come under fire for complaining about how hard it is to be a rich and famous movie star. Again. This time, instead of moaning about how much easier it would be to work in a cubicle in Peoria for minimum wage and no benefits, she compares being made fun of on the Internet to being a soldier at war. After thinking about it, maybe she’s right! Those … [Read more...]

Living Proof Shampoo Review

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Living Proof. I received product samples to facilitate my review and to thank me for my participation. So, I’m at the end of my testing period with the Living Proof hair products. For the last several weeks I’ve only been using the Living Proof Perfect hair Day (PhD) Shampoo and Conditioner. As much as possible, I’ve … [Read more...]

Check Out GoPro Cameras at Best Buy!

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Have you ever seen those cool YouTube videos taken during someone’s mountain bike ride or some other high-adrenaline activity? I see them on the news and shared on Facebook all the time. I never thought very much about how people record them, but I guess … [Read more...]

With Love, #ToMyTeen

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As the start of each year I add up my kids’ ages and tabulate my Cumulative Parenting Experience. This year, my CPE is 74. I think this is a better indication of my parenting experience, (or as I call it, Time Served) than saying I’ve been a mother for 23 years. I’ve have four 2-year-olds, four 3-year-old, etc., so I want credit for those experiences. I earned it in Barney songs and Pokemon … [Read more...]

An Activitist Housewife

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Recently as part of my work as a Social Influencer for Social Good with Johnson & Johnson, I went to New York City to attend an event called MDG456Live, focusing on the Millennial Development Goals 4, 5, and 6, which are: 4. Reduce child mortality 5. Improve maternal health 6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other  diseases This event put on by Johnson & Johnson Global Health had … [Read more...]

I Smell Like Jennifer Anniston

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Living Proof. I received product samples to facilitate my review and to thank me for my participation. I’m not good with hair. I didn’t even realize my younger daughter had curly hair until she was ten. I just washed, it, brushed it, and wondered why it was such a poofy frizzball. Pretty clueless. Now I see that … [Read more...]