Category Archives: BlogHer

Featured!

Tweet Remember yesterday when I hinted about having something exciting to share with you on Facebook? Well, here it is… What’s really exciting… this is the second time that I’ve been featured on BlogHer! The first was back in Novemeber about a soldiers homecoming. I was shocked when I got the email on Thursday because the post…

A Book Review: The Willpower Instinct

Tweet The dictionary defines willpower as the strength of will to carry out one’s decisions, wishes, or plans. Also, the ability to control oneself and determine one’s actions; firmness of will. So what does that really mean? It means saying no to that 3rd piece of cake, saying no to that cookie, or saying yes to that…

AWESOME deal on skin care from DDF!

Tweet When it comes to my skin I still haven’t found that one product that is perfect and my go to solution no matter what. I’ve tried various face washes, scrubs, lotions, and potions and still keep looking. I will say that I’ve heard a lot about these microdermabrasion products lately and how great they…

The great mascara debate

Tweet Over the years I have tried almost every kind of mascara that I could find in the stores. I’ve even gone as far as getting one of the “high end” mascaras which was worse than any of the other ones I could get from the store! I’m not really picky either… I just want…

The post with no point or me whining about BlogHer

Tweet So I pondered what to write about today and my mind was a total blank for some reason. Not a single idea…. not one. Then I went to Twitter for inspiration and there it was… BlogHer. So as you may or may not know right now one of the biggest and most talked about…

My Artist’s Way Toolkit ~ A Review

Tweet Lately I’ve been thinking more and more about my writing and how to improve it and it’s something that I’m sure a lot of other bloggers have pondered once in a while too. Right? There are so many ways that you can make small steps to improve your writing and grow as a person….

Where She Went ~ A Book Review

Tweet Recently, I read Where She Went by Gayle Forman and I have to say that I read it all in one day. I can’t remember the last time I did that! But once in a while there is a story that grabs you and pulls you in so fully that you simply cannot put…

Closet full of boring

Tweet This week’s BlogHer’s Living Life Well Lived question was one that made me think….. How do  you incorporate color into your look? Color! Me… After I read the question I realized that I have the most boring closet full of clothing ever. I mean it’s full of black… dark colors… blah! Boring. For a…

Spring Cleaning in 10 minutes

Tweet As part of BlogHer’s Life Well Lived Getting Organized community I get to share with you my answer to this week’s question! Pretty exciting, right! So this week’s question….. What are your favorite spring cleaning tips? And do I have any to add to Alicia’s 10-minutes-or-less list? Okay… I’ll admit it… like so many…

The Rules of Inheritance ~ A Memoir to Read

Tweet A memoir… a written account of ones life. A biography. I love reading but I’ve always stuck with fiction, only reading biographies when they were assigned in class while in elementary school. I don’t know why it is, I guess I thought they were boring… slow… or just not interesting. I was wrong. The…