5 Reasons To Vacation in Southern California

August 21, 2019 in USA - No Comments
With its sunny skies and warm weather, any season is a great time to visit Southern California. Whether you decide to stay on Disneyland's doorstep in Anaheim or in the famous Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, you're certain to have a memorable time. If you're not sure if a southern California vacation is for you,… Read More »

7 Simple Ways To Manage Postpartum Hair Loss

November 21, 2016 in Uncategorized - No Comments
When you were pregnant, you were probably graced with a head full of thick and illustrious hair. During this time, postpartum hair loss was probably the least of your worries. In fact, at this time, you were probably thrilled with the quality and texture of your hair and convinced that pregnancy had added new life to your… Read More »

Choosing A DSLR: Canon or Nikon?

November 10, 2016 in Photography - No Comments
When it comes to buying a DSLR camera, the biggest question we all hear is, “Canon or Nikon?” There’s a good reason why this question is pretty common, because they’re both reputable companies that dominate the camera industry. Canon and Nikon, the top two brands in photography, have a lot of similarities, but they also… Read More »

Teach For America: An Impactful Career Choice

February 2, 2016 in Kids - No Comments
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Teach For America. All opinions are 100% mine. Think about it, no matter where you come from or how much money you make, you want your child to have an excellent education. Probably because you know a proper education can help a child in… Read More »

4 Non-Candy Valentine’s Day Gifts

February 1, 2016 in Get It - 5 Comments
Valentine’s Day is such a fun and happy holiday where everyone shares how much they love one another. Kids pass out fun notes and treats to their friends, and romantic getaways and date nights happen for adults. It’s pretty much the one day each year that gushing about feelings is encouraged! For children especially, Valentine’s… Read More »

How To Plan A Quick Babymoon

July 7, 2015 in Pregnancy & Baby - No Comments
Please welcome our guest contributor, Rebecca Hurt, an adventure seeking biology graduate, currently traveling around the world. She has a passion for photography and simply adores babies. Starting a family is a life-changing experience. Once you welcome your baby into the world, many things in your life that have become familiar will shift, including your travel. If you’re a… Read More »

Practical Birthday Gifts He Doesn’t Know He Needs

June 27, 2015 in Get It - No Comments
Please welcome our guest contributor, Maggie Baker, a 20-something living in Chicago, IL. She enjoys iced coffee, her French bulldog named Sampson, and writing about relationships. Okay, ladies. Your man’s birthday is fast approaching and we feel your pain. If he’s anything like the men we’ve dated, you’ll get no help from him. When you… Read More »

How to Raise Money for a Family in Need

May 17, 2015 in Social Good - 7 Comments
A family in your neighborhood is experiencing a sudden medical emergency when the mother of the family has a bad accident. They are insured, but even so they are still having a hard time paying all of the bills, especially now that one of the breadwinners is unable to go to work for a few… Read More »


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