Five Travel Destinations for Fall Foliage

Summer can be the perfect time for BBQ’s, picnics, beach vacations and just lounging around in the backyard.  However, since the sun is setting on summer, it’s time to get ready to view the wonderful colors of my second favorite season: fall.  Fall is a season that radiates warm sweaters, knee-high boots, pumpkin spice lattes, and the beautiful colors of the changing leaves. The best part about living in the Hudson Valley is the ever-changing seasons upper New York has to offer.  From the … [Read more...]

Welcome Fall with Open Arms & a $100 Giveaway!

Hot summer days are now 'almost' a thing of the past, well for this year of course! It's now time to welcome Fall with open arms and lots of Pumpkin spice everything. I'm not much of a fan of Pumpkin Spice lattes anymore but I'll try just about any sweet treat made with pumpkin spice. The flavor just screams out Fall and who doesn't love cool, sweater weather? Fall is also a perfect time for giveaways and for planning for the upcoming Christmas season. I'm happy to announce that I have teamed … [Read more...]

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 2017 is Now Open! @UniversalOrlando

The nation’s premier Halloween event, Halloween Horror Nights, is now open at Universal Orlando Resort – with more event nights and terrifying frights than ever before. This year, Halloween Horror Nights presents the most unearthly and macabre collection of terrors called The Festival of the Deadliest. This ancient tradition has taken root inside Universal Studios Florida and is filled with hellish wonders that are hard to resist and impossible to escape. This ghastly collection of madmen and … [Read more...]

$100 Summer Giveaway – Paypal or Amazon!

I'm happy to share that I am once again collaborating with nine other bloggers to bring to you yet another awesome giveaway. This time the giveaway will be starred in one of my favorite social media channels, Instagram. I love Instagram. It's a place where you can express yourself, promote your giveaways & blog posts, show off your food master pieces and show the world what you've been up to. It's been my go-to when I'm bored of Facebook & Twitter which is why I'm so happy to be included … [Read more...]

{Giveaway} $100 Online Gift Card to Amazon or Paypal

Let's be real here........everyone loves a good giveaway. Heck,  I love a good giveaway! Wouldn't you agree? Especially when it involves cash money baby!!! Those are THE best ones around. Well, I've teamed up with some amazing bloggers to offer you a chance to win a $100 online gift card to Amazon or Paypal -- It's your choice! $100 can go pretty far if you know how to spend it wisely. It can take your whole family out to dinner. You can buy some groceries.  You can even have a mani/pedi spa … [Read more...]

Driveshop To The Rescue with the New 2017 Mazda CX-9 Signature Edition #DriveMazda

Disclosure: Thanks to Drive Shop for giving me the opportunity to drive the 2017 Mazda CX-9 for 7 days.  No compensation was exchanged. Opinions expressed here are always my own. I have a confession to make..... I have a love/hate relationship with my current vehicle. I love that I don't have any payments to make every month since I've had it for over 9 years and I love that my husband is able to fix almost anything that is wrong with the car. But.....I hate the fact that it's an older … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Most Important Dad in my Life with Hanes #48HrGiveaway #Hanes #DisneySMMC

Disclosure: I received Hanes samples to facilitate this post. All opinions are my own. Thanks to the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, I was able to test out a boatload of Hanes products and also host this special giveaway for my lovely readers.  Enjoy this post and pls enter!! My husband has been celebrating Father's Day for over 2o years now.  I'd like to say he's pretty much an expert in that department but it wasn't always that way.  I'll be honest, it took him some time to finally … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Healthier Habits & Smart Snacking!

I was invited to an event with the lovely Laura Posada, who is currently the Health Ambassador for Wonderful Pistachios, a professional life coach and a personal trainer but sadly I had to turn it down due to some health issues I'm going thorugh right now. But thankfully I was able to get some healful tips from Laura on how to stay healthy, get fit and snack right! Summertime is around the corner and it’s almost time to put back on those bathing suits and head to the beach! Better to start … [Read more...]

Celebrate Earth Day with Disneynature’s Born in China – In Theaters Now! Plus some Printables. #DisneySMMC

I had the privilege of watching Born in China during the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration a few months back and I have to say it was an amazing film. It's a documentary you don't wanna miss.  Plus, if you see Born in China during opening week, Disneynature will make a donation in your honor to the World Wildlife Fund to help wild pandas and snow leopards. Born in China is directed by the accomplished Chinese filmmaker Lu Chuan, produced by Disney’s Roy Conli and renowned nature filmmakers … [Read more...]

20 Things I Wish I did on the Disney Wonder. #Disneysmmc

Disclosure: My family and I were invited to take part in the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration conference at Disney World and on the Disney Wonder cruise ship. We paid a fee to attend but also received special discounts and complimentary gifts. All opinions are 100% my own. I recently went on my second Disney cruise, thanks to the wonderful Disney Social Media Moms Celebration team. It was just as magical and amazing as the first one, if not better! This time around, I was 100% sure I … [Read more...]