9 Back to School Supplies to Personalize with Washi Masking Tape
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We are in our second week of homeschool and we are starting to get the hang of a daily schedule. One of my favorite aspects of Back to School are the supplies. New notebooks, pencils, and pens are all very exciting. While we do purchase some new supplies during the Back to School event at Walmart, some of our supplies from last year are still good and can be used for a second year. If you …

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9 Back to School Supplies to Personalize with Washi Masking Tape

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We are in our second week of homeschool and we are starting to get the hang of a daily schedule. One of my favorite aspects of Back to School are the supplies. New notebooks, pencils, and pens are all very exciting. While we do purchase some new supplies during the Back to School event at Walmart, some of our supplies from last year are still good and can be used for a second year. If you …

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Spa Treatment at Home: Light Therapy on a Budget (illuMask review)

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As a busy Mom of boys, I’m all about finding budget friendly alternatives that can easily be done in the comfort of your own home when I can find the time to do it. One reason why I loved trying out the new illuMask back in February is because it offered the benefits of light therapy without the appointment. The first illuMask that I tried out was the one for anti-aging. I was happy with the results …

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Quick and Easy Nail Look on the go with Kiss Nails

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Erase everything that you remember about press-on nails from your childhood. The press-on nails of today are not like the nails of our beauty pasts. They are more stylish, secure, and a quicker way to get a salon like manicure or pedicure on a busy mom’s schedule.

I’ve had a super busy last couple of weeks. We started a new year of homeschool and I’m proud to say that we made it through the first week but …

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Get a Deeper Clean with AcneFree Cleansing Brush

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As a beauty blogger, I know that I’m not cleaning my face the best that I possibly can by just using my hands and a favorite cleanser. For years all I’ve heard is talk of cleansing brushes. One in particular that seems to be extremely popular is also way out of my budget. I just can’t justify the splurge when I know there very well could be budget-friendly alternative out there.

It’s no secret that I love …

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Written On: 14 Aug 2014 | 9 Comments | Disclosure Policy | Categories: Home
My Favorite Hot Weather Indulgences:  Natural Vanilla Ice Cream & Gelato

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I mentioned not too long ago how a sweet treat can stir up memories from the past. With it being the middle of summer, cold treats are always on everyone list….right? Some of my favorite cold treats are from my childhood and have wonderful memories attached to them. Others are newly discovered favorites that has made me rethink the way that I look at ice cream.

Let’s start with my childhood favorite. This is an ice …

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What to Pack in Your Handbag When Traveling

I’ve already shared what products I cram into my quart sized liquid bag and recently shared what makeup products I pack with me for a trip away. Today I’m continuing this “how to pack” series by sharing what I like to pack in my handbag when traveling. As I mentioned before, I like simple. So when it comes to traveling I try to do so as lightly as possible. Over the years, I’ve tried the “bring …

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Written On: 8 Aug 2014 | 6 Comments | Disclosure Policy | Categories: Favorite, Home, Homeschool, Walmart Moms
Easy Morning Routine for the Night Owl Homeschool Mom

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I’m not a morning person in the slightest. Despite how much I try, I still love late evenings. This wouldn’t be so much of a problem except the fact that I’m a homeschooling mom. For the past few weeks, I’ve been running around like crazy trying to get everything ready and organized for our first day of school. This coming Monday is a our big day, whether we like it or not.

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What Makeup to Pack in Your Carry-on Bag

I hope you have been following along with me on my “How to Pack” travel series. Last time, I shared with all of you how and what liquids I pack in my “liquids bag”. And today I thought I would share with ya’ll my must have makeup products that I pack with me on whatever trip I go on. This products not only travel with me but also stay with me in a small makeup bag that …

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Written On: 31 Jul 2014 | 5 Comments | Disclosure Policy | Categories: Home, Recipes, Walmart Moms
Grilled Peach Parfait plus Summer Grilling Tips

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Summer is synonymous with grilling. Steaks, hamburgers, and hotdogs by cooking them on the grill you change not only the flavor of the meat but also the over all presentation of the food. Nothing gathers friends and family better than a summer BBQ. As a part of the Walmart Moms, I recently attended an event where I had the opportunity to hear Chef Ernest Servantes, Chopped Grill Masters Champion, speak his grilling knowledge. But the …

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Written On: 31 Jul 2014 | No Comment | Disclosure Policy | Categories: DIY / Crafts, Favorite, Walmart Moms
Back to School: Chalkboard Initial Memo Board Tutorial

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I can’t believe it is Back to School time already. I mean, like, seriously? Didn’t we just go on break like a week ago? Despite my kids and I’s cries, it’s time to start thinking about hitting the homeschool books again and with that it means getting organized, shopping for supplies, and finding that perfect first day of school outfit. Last year, I made a mental note to myself that I wanted to create a …

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Written On: 31 Jul 2014 | One Comment | Disclosure Policy | Categories: Favorite, Home, Walmart Moms
Refresh a Bathroom on a Budget

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A bathroom is one of those frequently used areas of our homes. It’s a retreat and a necessity so shouldn’t it look inviting? In our home we have small bathrooms so I don’t have a ton of space to play around with. However, something as simple as changing a shower curtain can instantly give a new look and feel to this small space.

As a Walmart Mom, I was asked to refresh a room of my choice. …

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Written On: 30 Jul 2014 | No Comment | Disclosure Policy | Categories: Home, Walmart Moms
Always Get the Best Deal with New Savings Tool from Walmart:  Savings Catcher

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I am beyond excited to tell you about this newest tool from Walmart that will help shoppers save even more money. I’ve been a part of the Walmart Moms for a while now, and consider myself an average deal shopper. But often times that requires me to shop store to store to store. It’s kind of annoying not to mention wasteful on gas. While Walmart does offer AD Match in their stores, I often would …

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