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Friday, December 15, 2017

Deliver Joy this Christmas with @Teleflora Floral Arrangements! #Teleflora #LoveOutLoud

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Mistletoe is for amateurs. This year, love like you mean it by gifting joy and delivering the magic of the holidays with Teleflora, the world’s leading floral gifting service. Whether it’s sharing good tidings or delivering holiday hugs across the miles, Teleflora is empowering gift-givers to go overboard and LOVE OUT LOUD all season long.

On December 13, Teleflora’s #LoveOutLoud campaign will make a scene as they unveil a series of
sharable online videos profiling real individuals as they declare their love — one bouquet at a time;
all made by hand and delivered by hand.


Check out all of Teleflora’s social media platforms (Including Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube), as well as teleflora.com for all the real-life “Love Out Loud” floral gifting moments. The holidays are the time to overshare and tag your best #LoveOutLoud moments! Go overboard. Show off. Love like you mean it—and show us how you, too are delivering joy this holiday season.

This year, my family decided to donate gifts to the Make a Wish foundation. We wanted to bring joy to children and families who are hurting, sad and suffering this holiday season. We hope the gifts we donated will put a smile on a child's face this Christmas! This is our #LoveOutLoud moment this year! What's yours?

Teleflora’s NEW Christmas floral arrangements and keepsake containers are all professionally-arranged by your local florist. Check out my favorite Christmas arrangement below:

TELEFLORA’S CLASSIC PEARL
ORNAMENT BOUQUET


(Available on Teleflora.com for $59.95)

Go overboard and remind everyone on your gift list how special they are by indulging them with this delightful floral bouquet that will have them gleaming with joy. In the true spirit of giving, it arrives in this 2-in-1 keepsake, a ceramic ornament jar with tree detail and hand-glazed pearl finish
that serves as a great collectible for holiday entertaining and displaying your favorite ornaments or sweets.


With its pearlized glaze, vintage tree artwork, and shimmering rhinestone accents, this elegant ornament jar adds Christmas glamour to a hand-arranged, classic bouquet of red roses and holly!
This elegant bouquet includes red spray roses, red carnations, and red miniature carnations, accented with variegated holly, white pine and red huckleberry.


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Ring in the Holiday Season and New Year with Signature Cocktails!

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There is definitely stress associated with the holiday season… If you’re like me, you know the importance of every detail, including the best decorations, food and drinks to make your holiday party the best of the holiday season.


Well you’re in luck! Below you will find three delicious holiday cocktail recipes that are incredibly easy to make, and that will be sure to make your holiday party one to remember.

The Cranberry Mule


1½ oz. Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum
½ oz. Fresh Lime Juice
2 oz. Cranberry Juice
6 oz. Ginger Ale
1 Rosemary Sprig, for garnish
4-5 Fresh Cranberries, for garnish

Directions: In a glass filled with ice, combine Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum, lime juice, and cranberry juice. Top with ginger ale and garnish with rosemary and cranberries. Light rosemary with a match until smoking.

Crownberry Apple



Serves 8:

· 12 oz. Crown Royal Regal Apple

· 32 oz. cranberry juice

· Lime

Directions: In a pitcher filled with ice, combine 12 oz. Crown Royal Regal Apple with 32 oz. cranberry juice. Stir well and garnish with lime.

Dickel Hot Chocolate



· 1.25 oz. George Dickel Rye

· Hot chocolate

· Peppermint stick

Directions: Add George Dickel Rye to a mug of hot chocolate and garnish with a peppermint stick.


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Thursday, December 14, 2017

A Nightlight Install So Easy a Monkey Can Do It! @Snap_Power

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Do you have dark corners in your house where you have always wanted a night light but don't have an outlet?

Well, then consider putting in SnapPower SwitchLight! This easy-to-install, SnapPower SwitchLight, safely transforms your light switch into a night-light. It requires no wires or batteries and lasts 25+ years!



We absolutely LOVE our SwitchLights in our house - we wish we had one in every room!!! It really is easy to install - my husband puts it in a minutes - I never even realize he does it until I see the awesome nightlight come on at night!


The SwitchLights are convenient and their practical design leaves all electrical outlets free for use which is so nice when you don't have many outlets!



Plus, they are even adjustable - you can adjust LED brightness with 4 settings: High, Low, Off and Automatic so it is great for any room in the house whether it is a child's room, parent's room or living room! And he sleek design blends in with any home or nursery decor!

A new favorite in our house is our new SnapPower USB Charger!


THis easy-to-install, sleek, and energy-efficient design safely transforms your outlet coverplate into a convenient USB charger. It requires no wires or batteries and leaves all outlets free for use!

This has been a lifesaver in our kitchen where we need all our outlets for mixers, water kettles, crockpots, etc but we also wanted to plus in our new Amazon Echo!


We just installed this awesome SnapPower USB Charger and we have room for all now! And it gives a much cleaner look in our kitchen!

Once again it is SO EASY to install and it allows you to easily access your charger without rearranging furniture.


At SnapPower, they like to say these SnapPower products are so easy to install, a Monkey Can Do It!! And they have even released a new video series with Night at the Museum star Crystal. Crystal will be starring in a new video every week showing consumers just how easy it is to install the SnapPower products. You can view the first video here.

Buy It:

You can purchase all SnapPower products from their website.


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Give Yourself (Or Others!) the Gift of New Clothing This Holiday Season!

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Christmas is known as the time of giving gifts...to your family, friends, and even yourself. This year, I found myself getting MYSELF presents and that doesn't happen often. Starting a new teaching job this year out of the home found me with a lack of business/professional clothes so this Christmas, I got myself the gift of clothes! :)

And not just any clothes - clothing from prAna, one of my favorite clothing companies of all time. Their one of my favorites because of their mission of making things better by giving...quality, durable and stylish clothing that's thoughtfully designed. They also maintain great sustainability: Fair Trade, recycled clothing, hemp clothing and traceability are all examples of how conscious thyy try to be.

A new outfit that looks and feels good can be transformative, both to others and yourself, and we all deserve that.

This year I am feeling great (and comfy and warm!) in the Delaney Duster in Coal from prAna!


The Delaney Duster features a Cable Knit Patter and is designed with a fold over Rib Knit Collar. This chunky weight sweater knit cardigan is cut for a relaxed fit and finished with a cross over snap closure at the front left shoulder!



I love how unique and comfortable this Duster is from prAna. You can wear it with the collar open or crossed over and it is so warm and comfortable for those cold winter days! I did have a hard time finding the right sizing with prAna clothing so let me help you with this item and I recommend going a size smaller than you normally wear.

I also gifted myself with a pair of Kara Jean in Black! These are so great for dressing up or wearing casually and they are great for work or play! Plus, they look GREAT with the Delaney Duster!



The Kara Jean is a fitted pant cut with a low rise, narrow leg and traditional 5-pocket styling. 

This jean is made from organic cotton, soft stretch "Kara" denim that allows for breathability and movement. The leg can be easily cuffed or worn long. 


These pants are super comfortable and I LOVE the organic cotton material. I recommend with this item to order a size larger than you normally wear. 

For once, I splurged on myself and bought myself some Christmas gifts this year - and I am so happy I did! I am loving my new prAna clothing along with their mission and sustainability!

Buy It:

You can purchase all prAna clothing from their website.

Plus, make sure sure to use this unique code to get 15% off YOUR prAna gear: CMRS17

(You will have to enter the code at checkout.)

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* Thank you to prAna for their product for review! Disclosure - This product was given for review for my honest opinion. No other compensation was given.*

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

@BoironUSA Cold & Flu Winter Survival Kit #Giveaway

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Now is the time to get prepared for the inevitable colds and flu in your household and Boiron is standing by to help with their Cold and Flu Winter Survival Kit!


These are products that need to be in everyone's medicine cabinet! This kit includes: Oscillococcinum for fever, chills and body aches; Children’s Chestal syrup with honey for all types of common coughs; Children’s Coldcalm Pellets and new Children’s Coldcalm liquid doses (ages 6 months and up) for sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, and minor sore throat; and Throatcalm tablets for hoarseness and red, dry and sore throat.*


These are products I have used for the last eight years of having children and they are not only effective but they are natural and safe for my children's little bodies! I trust Boiron products and highly recommend them!

Buy It:

You can purchase Boiron products at your local retailer as well as online from the Boiron online shop.

Win It:

Boiron is generously offering (1) Cold & Flu Winter Survival Kit to a lucky winner!


Enter here for a chance to win:
(1) Cold & Flu Winter Survival Kit 
from Boiron
(Retail value is $70!)

a Rafflecopter giveaway


*These “Uses” have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.


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