I’m Pregnant – Time for Some Pregnancy Truths

Relaxing During Pregnancy with Poise #LifesLittleLeaks

I felt the magic of SAM with Poise® Microliners as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #LifesLittleLeaks You definitely read that right - I'm pregnant! It was a complete surprise as we were done having kids (or so we thought). I wasn't even late - I could just tell. Sure enough, I took SIX … [Read more...]

Buy and Sell Items Within Your Neighborhood with the Close5 app!

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This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Bloggin’ Mamas & Close5. All opinions are my own.How many times have you looked for something to buy on Craigslist or in a Facebook For Sale group to only realize the seller lives a little too far away? Maybe it's a safety issue... there are some … [Read more...]

My Journey as an Origami Owl Designer

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This post is sponsored by Origami Owl. All opinions are those of my own. It's been over one month since I became an Origami Owl Designer. It's been a lot of fun and I look forward to continuing this journey (even after I'm done blogging about it). As you can see, my experience has been amazing. I … [Read more...]

Hosting an Origami Owl Jewelry Bar

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This post is sponsored by Origami Owl. All opinions are those of my own. As I previously shared with you, Origami Owl is not my first venture with direct selling companies. One of my biggest challenges has always been throwing the parties. When I thought about hosting an Origami Owl Jewelry Bar, I … [Read more...]

Telling Your Story with Origami Owl

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This post is sponsored by Origami Owl. All opinions are those of my own. Last week, I shared with you how excited I was to be a new Origami Owl Designer. Nothing has changed. If it has, I'm even more excited now. It's become more and more apparent how much you can tell your story in one simple and … [Read more...]

I’m an Origami Owl Designer! Check out the “Holly Jolly Box of Happy” this Holiday Season

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This post is sponsored by Origami Owl. All opinions are those of my own. When I was first presented with the opportunity to become an Origami Owl Ambassador, I was excited. In the past, I have experimented with a variety of direct selling companies and never had much success. Maybe the lack of … [Read more...]

What Social Media Cliche Are You?

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We all have our personality traits - both online and "in real life." Maybe those two personalities are the same and maybe they are different. Who knows... maybe you don't even realize you are not the same person online that you are offline. If you are comfortable with who you are, it probably … [Read more...]

#LetsBond #SIMPLEgiving Roundup: 22 Ways Kids Can Give Back with School Supplies

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Giving back to your community is so important. Teaching your children philanthropic behaviors at a young age will set them up for a future of thoughtfulness. Did you know that more than 16 million children live below the poverty line in the United States? One in five kids live in a household that … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Keep Your Pants Dry

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I wrote about my experience with Poise Microliner as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #PoisewithSAMNobody likes wet pants - especially jeans! Ugh... wet jeans are the absolute worst. They get heavy and stick to your legs. It's just gross and uncomfortable. I will do everything humanly … [Read more...]

#SummerofGiving Roundup: 16 Tyson Chicken Recipes and Ways to Help End Hunger

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It's so important for us to give back to our community. Did you know that over 16 million kids who are below the poverty level here in the United States alone? That's 1 in 5. Look at your children's classmates - the average class has around 30 students, which means 6 of those kids are probably … [Read more...]