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...]

The Hot Toy for the Holidays: The Wubble Bubble Ball

Back in the summer of 1996, my husband and I went to a toy store to buy a present for my nephew. We couldn’t stop playing with this one toy, so we bought it for our gift for the birthday party. Luckily it was five months or so before you couldn’t get a Tickle Me Elmo for love or money. It was before Elmo was the hot toy, but we figured it was a great thing to buy because it was so fun for us … [Read more...]

Five Tips for Managing Long Hair


I’ve been growing my hair out the last few years and really enjoy having it long. I remember it being about this length after I had my second child. My husband’s grandmother asked me if I was going to shorten my hair to a more “proper length for a young matron.” I was twenty three. About twenty years later and I am once again rocking the long locks. I get a lot of compliments on my hair and I … [Read more...]

I Got My Flu Shot at @MinuteClinic


I’m a big proponent for flu shots. I got last year’s shot at Minute Clinic and had a good experience. I’m working with them again this year to bring you information on wellness during flu season. Two years ago I skipped the shot. I suppose I was busy and it never made it off my to-do list. My husband and daughter got sick, went to the doctor, swabbed positive for influenza, and started Tamiflu. … [Read more...]

Living Proof Shampoo Review


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...]