Product Reviews

Product Review of my Influenster VivaVoxBox

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Earlier this month I unveiled the Influenster VivaVoxBox to you! It was filled with a beautiful shade of NYC New York City Proof Twistable Intense Lip Color, a Shell Fuel Rewards Network Card, a Montange Jeunesse Face Masque, a bottle of Vaseline Spray-and-Go Moisturizer, two shades of Pure Ice Nail Polish, and a package of Cetaphil Gentle Cleansing Cloths.  Read on to see what I loved!

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The perfect day for a marriage proposal. Part Dos.

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So the day was going well so far don’t you think? Minus the whole camera hitting the pavement thing, right? I know. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about go here. I walked you through the day, 11-11-13. I know you can’t wait to read it and I can’t wait to tell you the rest …so without further ado I’ll give you the rest of A Proposal at the Bethesda Fountain at Central Park. 

Hotel Reviews travel

We Stayed at the Santuary Hotel in Times Square.

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 This year Daniel and I are working on getting all our ducks in a row. Paying off debt and saving for the future has become top priority. Our usual relaxing vacation seemed like it might be put off for a year …or two. Even with all the deals out there now,


Celebrating My Birthday at @RedDoorSpas with American Express Reward Points

How I used my American Express Membership RewardsThis year I wanted to something special for myself to celebrate turning another year younger. We tend to go through life, living day to day without taking a minute to just indulge. Well, to be totally honest, I do indulge, perhaps too much but its nice to do something extra special every now and then. When you’re on a budget though, something extra special cost …extra. If you follow me on FourSquare or Instagram, then you know Daniel and I spent the weekend in NYC celebrating our birthdays. Where does one go to indulge in NYC? How about the Red Door Spa on 5th Avenue?

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Hair Therapy and Pantene Commercial Hair, yes please!

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These last few weeks, I’ve been going over my New Year’s Resolutions from this year and I realize I’ve just brushed the surface with most of them.  It just occurred to me that I can’t possibly do well on just one goal, if I’m trying to tackle 10 others that I think are all equally important.  In reality most of the items we add to our resolution list are wishes, things we’d like to happen.  However, if they do not happen then we go back to remembering, ‘well they were only wishes anyways’.  I’ve read this in many books, but you don’t really believe it until you take a look at YOU.  So after seeing all my wishes not come true, the list is going to be only two things next year.  The first of course being having healthy finances