Get a New Pet with the Help of the AKC

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Kennel Club for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. When deciding to add our golden retriever to our family, we didn't think to go anywhere but to a reputable breeder. He has become "one of us" and we wouldn't have it any other way. The American Kennel Club is able to assist you with buying a purebred like ours! Having a … [Read more...]

I Just Felt Like Running…

Color Me Rad 5K in Chattanooga

Contrary to the title, this post isn't about Forrest Gump (I hope you got the connection, though!). It is, in fact about running - well, participating in running events. I just did my first 5K at the end of March. I decided to make my inaugural event exciting and fun with the Color Me Rad 5K in Chattanooga, TN. Despite the rain and my lack of adequate training prior to the race, I had a … [Read more...]

Keep Good Going

This post brought to you by New York Life. All opinions are 100% mine. New York Life's Keep Good Going campaign is all about passing down life's pieces of wisdom. There is bound to be a loved one in your family who has instilled good beliefs and morals in you. I know that I've had that engrained in my head since I was a child and it's helped shape some of my decisions and … [Read more...]

Feeling Good About Myself with Figleaves

Figleaves Lingerie Set

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Figleaves. Since I had Baby D in December, my body hasn't exactly been what I'd like it to be. I had been working on getting healthier prior to my pregnancy, but I'm finding it hard to get back into a consistent weight loss journey these days. Looking at my body sometimes makes me feel ashamed and/or disgusted, which affects my self-esteem, my … [Read more...]

Easily Celebrate Special Occasions with American Greetings Video eCards

This post brought to you by eCards from American Greetings. All opinions are 100% mine. Easily Celebrate Birthdays and Holidays with American Greetings Video eCards This day and age, paper cards are becoming a thing of the past. I sometimes like browsing the card aisle at my favorite store, but let’s face it, most moms would love a better way to celebrate. We need something that will be … [Read more...]

5 Tips to an Odor-Free Home this Spring #HealthierHome

Tips to an Odor Free Home

With the Spring and Summer coming up, people and pets will be spending more time outdoors. Unfortunately, this can mean that smells are tracked in. I know with a man and two boys in my home, the air doesn't always smell the most pleasant! There is the not so nice aroma of sweat. The lingering odor of barbecue brought in from the grill. Even the occasional poop from the baby (or on someone's … [Read more...]

March Madness – #CatchItAll with Best Buy

March Madness with Best Buy #CatchItAll

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. With Spring comes NCAA March Madness - meaning it's time for all college basketball lovers to watch their favorite teams duke it out for the title of national champion. Though I'm not an active watcher, I've been able to stay up to date with lots of the results … [Read more...]