The Mazda3…A #ZoomZoom Review

A Doughmesstic job perk? Getting asked to do fun things....more

Love the Life You Live

I am sure every fashionista can relate--you see something you just love, but you aren't sure the time is right to spend the money....more

Healthy Carrot Cake Smoothie

Monday, March 30, 2015With Easter next weekend, I've been craving carrot cake lately! The only problem is I'm the only one in my family that likes it and I didn't want to make a whole carrot cake for myself. Major self control issue with sweets here!...more

Find Your Workout Match With These 8 Workouts

You cannot do the same thing for twelve years, let alone a lifetime, and stay motivated or challenge your body. Plus life happens and different life seasons have not allowed me the same time and flexibility in fitting in certain workouts. Here are 8 workouts that... work. ...more

Would You Let Someone Babysit Your Child Over Skype?

The New York Time's Motherlode had an article recently about the parenting trend to have someone occupy your child over Skype or FaceTime in order to free you to do other things in the house. Think of it like babysitting from afar. Like really really afar. ...more
stirrupqueen I don't call it babysitting, but we do this all the time with the grandparents.more

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty: Week 3

This is it! Ulta 21 Days of Beauty ends this week and there are definitely some great deals up for grab! Take a look below: Monday ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS...more


Sorry for no post yesterday. I couldn't get to a computer in time to post, and I asked my editor (and friend!), AJ, to post for me but it looks like she was too busy as well, which happens. No hard feelings. Life sometimes gets in the way of the things we want to do :) ...more

I didnt mean to fall in love with a married man "Its all over now"

Today my saga has ended. After threahting to tell his wife he dumped me without any recourse. I wasnt surprised but yet I feel free. The secret I was hiding was killing me. I couldn't even tell some of my closets friends. The embarrsement of what I had created soon led me to drugs. I was really tring to cover up what I was doing, and felt a healthy outlet through my blog. I'm so happy that my spririt is free. I no longer live behind the shadows and I don't pride myself in being the "other woman". There are many things I have learned not to do. I don't want to ever be in this sort of relationship if that's what it is called. I have had a spiritual reconnection with my higher power. I have stop using drugs and pride myself in being an honest person. I work part-time and have healthy relationships with others. I found that my blog became highly popular amongst us all. I thank those who read and liked to give an update about where I am today. I'm now in a healthy loving relationship with someone who is not married. I am happy living sober from alcohol; and drugs and life is getting better....more

Cents of Style - Affordable Spring Style!

Hey, guys. How was your weekend? Are you totally thrilled that it's Monday? ...more