Review of Victoria Jackson Makeup. #LoveVJC


I participated in this sponsored campaign on behalf of Victoria Jackson® and One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own. I tested out a Victoria Jackson® product bundle over the last month. I was sent a Foundation Duo in Light, a bottle of Gentle Eye & Face Make Up Remover, and The Victoria Jackson Survival Kit™. I’d seen the survival kit before, and heard it called the “Swiss army … [Read more...]

$10 Coupon for Bonefish Grill.


Last year I was lucky enough to tag along with another blogger and try out the new Bonefish Grill that opened in Richmond. Not only did they comp us an amazing meal, the chef took care of us like rock stars. It was an excellent meal! This year, Bonefish Grill has a new spring menu that just launched. I’ll be going next week to try it out and write about it afterward. Again, Bonefish Grill is … [Read more...]

Stream of Consciousness Sunday: A birthday, a funeral, and my eyebrows.


Each weekend lately I’ve been reading Fadra Nally’s “Stream of Consciousness Sunday” posts, and really enjoying them. This week the melancholy nature of her tone struck me. Fadra mentioned midlife struggles, and I can relate to those. I had a birthday this week. It was a fun birthday with a dinner out with my family, a cake I didn’t have to bake myself, and all four of my kids home. I feel fine … [Read more...]

Freshen Up Your Road Trip with #FebrezeCar


This post on how to freshen up your car is brought to you by Febreze and She Speaks. All opinions and stale french fry odors are my own.  The Problem: Stinky Car I have four giant, stinky kids. When we take a road trip I can be assured of a few things. First, they will spill something. Second, they will take their shoes off to relax during the drive. Third, I will be faint from all the … [Read more...]

I’m Going to NMX!


Just this January I went to Las Vegas for the first time. It’s not a place I’d pick for a vacation, but I wound up really enjoying my time there for a conference. I’m pretty pleased I get to go back next month for NMX. I’m part of a joint promotion between NMX and the Type-A Parent conference. I’ve been comped my pass in exchange for promoting and writing about NMX. All opinions are mine, … [Read more...]