Sunday Reads Book Review: Love and Other Consolation Prizes

About the Book  From the bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet comes a powerful novel, inspired by a true story, about a boy whose life is transformed at Seattle’s epic 1909 World’s Fair. “An evocative, heartfelt, beautifully crafted story that shines a light on a fascinating, tragic bit of forgotten history.”—Kristin Hannah, […]

Need a New Washer or Dryer? Try ENERGY STAR® from Best Buy!

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 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. At my day job, we just got finished celebrating Environmental Awareness week – it’s a great week to get educated about how we can make a difference in a sustainable […]

Prep for the Holidays with Samsung at Best Buy!

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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. Fall is fantastic here in Western New York, but the dropping temperatures are a reminder that the holidays are coming! We love Christmas time, and it’s pretty much time to start […]

Track Your Passion with MrOwl!

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 This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of All opinions are 100% mine. What are you passionate about? Your family? Your pets? Your job? The Dallas Cowboys? Justin Bieber?  How do you keep track of all the things your are passionate about?  If the answer is “I don’t,” you’re going to […]

Celebrate Little Wins with ZonePerfect and Walmart!

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This shop has been compensated by CollectiveBias, Inc. on behalf of its advertiser, ZonePerfect. #MyLittleWins #CollectiveBias Do you live a busy lifestyle? Are you looking for simple ways to create Little Wins™ during your hectic day or nutrition to help you win the day-all day long? Whether you’re wanting to implement time saving hacks, or […]

Score a Target Gift Card with Listerine!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and LISTERINE. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToBold #CollectiveBias College brings lots of new adventures and fun–so as a mom, you want to prepare your kids with all the tools they need to take the school year by storm. With LISTERINE® in their back to school […]

Teaching Sun-Safe Habits with Neutrogena #MimicMommy


This post was sponsored by Neutrogena® as part of an influencer activation for The Motherhood. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsements and testimonials in advertising. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. Summertime is HERE in Western New York! This past weekend […]

Build, Learn and Code with Jimu

Sponsored by UBTECH Robotics Corp with WomensForum As my girls get older – my younger daughter is 10 and my oldest just turned 16 last week (gulp!) – I find that they can become more engaged with electronic devices than traditional “toys”.  Sometimes I worry about this – I want my girls to find activities […]