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EntertainArt: Just Keep Swimming Along Review

EntertainArt: Just Keep Swimming Along Review

One of my favorite movies is Finding Nemo.

The reason that this is one of my favorites is the message that family is who you chose and what you make of it, and with the support of friends, great things can happen.

When the Finding Dory was released I was eager to see this second movie, and was very happy that the message of friendship and acceptance was loud and strong.

For me prints and images remind me of these moments in movies, so when I had the opportunity to review a print from EntertainArt, I knew that I wanted a Nemo themed print.


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Boulder Canyon: Mesquite BBQ Chips Review

Boulder Canyon:  Mesquite BBQ Chips Review + Giveaway

As I have mentioned many times in the past, we are a snack house. Since I am home based, I am always looking for a healthy version of the foods that I enjoy.

When I saw a press release that Boulder Canyon had released a new variety of chip flavor we were curious to say the lease.

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Banana Wave: BananaMilk Review

Banana Wave: BananaMilk Review + Giveaway

One of my favorite fruits are bananas. Whenever I am needing a pick-me up I go for the bananas and the potassium that they pack. The other favorite of mine is banana smoothies. I love to stop at my local store, pickup some bananas, and gather the ice, and blend myself the perfect snack.

 When I heard that there was a way to have the bananas I love while getting that smoothie flavor without the work intrigued me. The products was Banana Wave – BananaMilk and from the first taste the taste, smell and flavor was bananas.

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Clio Designs: Clio Palmperfect Electric Bikini Trimmer Review

Clio: Palmperfect Wet & Dry Women’s Electric Bikini Trimmer Review + Giveaway

The warmer summer months are upon us, and with the summer months comes shorter clothing and bathing suits

While I do not spend a lot of the time at the beach, despite being of a close proximity I still value the ability to keep hair from showing in places it should not. When I got the Clio Palmperfect Wet $ Dry Women’s Electric Bikini Trimmer it was the perfect timing with the dawn of those long summer nights.

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Monthly Mystery Box of Awesome – May 2017 Review

Monthly Mystery Box of Awesome: May 2017 Review

I am a firm believer that each day should have an element of pure randomness and fun. This can be from paying it forward to the person in front of you or this could be a visit from an old friend. The best way to have some randomness is in the mail – each day is different and sometimes random and a surprise.

Each month when I receive the Monthly Mystery Box of Awesome by That Daily Deal.com my love of randomness is fulfilled. Each month no theme is chosen for this monthly box, but rather a selection of random gender neutral items that will undoubtedly meet a need of yours or a lucky recipient that you were unaware you had.

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Color Your Mind: A Coloring Book Review

Color Your Mind: A Coloring Book for Those with Alzheimer’s and The People Who Love Them Coloring Book  Review + Giveaway

As we go through life, we accumulate a lifetime of memories and moments. Many of these are captured through photos and videos, but most of them exist in our minds.

Imagine as you get older, you begin to forget not only those precious memories but also things as simple as your own name and your loved ones names. While this progression can be quick, many times it is slow and painful for all parties involved.

While there currently is no way to stop this terrible progression from occurring, there are ways to stimulate memories. One new way is with a coloring book like Coloring Your Mind: A Coloring Book For Those With Alzheimer’s and The People Who Love Them by Maria Shriver/Blue Star Coloring. Continue reading

Mini Monthly Box of Awesome – May 2017 Review

Mini Monthly Box of Awesome – May 2017 Review

Surprises are one of the more fun parts of life, and when you subscribe to monthly boxes, there is always an element of surprise. The mail can be a unpredictable and a sometimes depressing thing to receive, and when you sign up for a monthly box, you can turn that bad mail around.

The easiest way to get monthly surprise is when you sign up for a Mini Monthly Mystery Box of Awesome by That Daily Deal.com you are able to get a positive and happy box. Each month, similar to the regular Box of Awesome that is offered, there is no theme is chosen. Instead of theme a random selection of 2 – 3 gender neutral items are included in this white package.

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Stampin’ Up: Soft Sayings Card Kit Review

Stampin’ Up – Soft Sayings Kit Review + Giveaway

On June 1st, Stampin’ Up released their new 2017-2018 Annual Catalog, and it was choked full of new products and new kits. I compare the release of this catalog to the upcoming summer season. choked full of potential happiness and shared moments that are special. One of my favorite items in each of the yearly catalogs are the kits.

With each kit comes the stamps, ink, cards, envelopes and embellishments needed to complete a set of cards or other project. These are all in one kits that contain everything needed to complete a project if you are at the beach, river or your living room.

When I saw the Soft Sayings Card Kit, I thought of all the possibilities in this card kit, similar to the upcoming summer. I have mentioned before that card’s are simple easy sentiment’s that can be sent anytime, and for almost any occasion. With a simple card, the recipient knows we are thinking of them and celebrating them from afar. Continue reading

The Little Kernel Miniature Popcorn Review

The Little Kernel Miniature Popcorn Review

When I find a popcorn that is Non GMO, Gluten Free, Whole Grain, Kosher while popping to half the size of typical popcorn and is virtually hulless, I tend to stop in my tracks. 

While walking the floor at the Natural Product Expo this year I came upon the bright and colorful display that was The Little Kernel. As I looked at the bags, they were as colorful as the popcorn was flavorful. I knew that I wanted more and wanted to try the other flavors available.

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Peaches & Petals Subscription Box: May 2017 Review

Peaches & Petals Subscription Box: May 2017 Review

Summer means so many things, but it is usually synonymous with travel. The mere thought of summer travel can be overwhelming and uncomfortable to many people.

When I received this months box, I was thrilled to see a couple of items that will enhance our summer vacation. The theme for the May Peaches and Petals box theme was “Vacation, All I Ever Wanted” and I was happy to see each item fit within that theme.

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