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Strength Has No Gender and Neither Does My Career!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StrengthHasNoGender #CollectiveBias Strength Has No Gender™ Gender should not be something that interferes in the workplace. We all know that. Does it happen? Of course it does, unfortunately. I started my career in the technical support world about 16 years ago. It was something that, in a way, chose me. I went to school for accounting … [Read more...]

Jord Wood Watches for Women – THE Summertime Accessory

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Watches for women are not always easy for me to find or love. When it's hot I don't like a lot of jewelry on or anything heavy on my wrist. When I was offered a watch from Jord Wood Watches in exchange for review I quickly took them up on the offer. Their watches for women are gorgeous and unique, who wouldn't want the chance to review one?! Of the Jord watches for women, I was given several options to choose from. I decided to go with the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Every Occasion with Customized Jewelry from Origami Owl

Customized Jewelry from Origami Owl

I'll be honest, I don't wear a lot of jewelry. There are a few companies that I will go crazy over though and Origami Owl is one of them. I wanted an Origami Owl necklace for a very long time. I bought my first necklace last year and I only bought the top piece of the locket and a chain and some charms. I was left without the back to put it all together. It sat in my drawer for way too long before I got to actually enjoy it. Do me a favor … [Read more...]

Help Yourself and Others with the “Hope” Project from SckoonCup

Hope from SckoonCup

I'm a big advocate of making small green changes. I'm an even bigger advocate if that small green change is also healthier for us as women! When it comes to menstrual products I have completely gotten rid of anything not reusable. I'm 100% using a menstrual cup and cloth pads and I've never been happier with my period. (Yes, that's possible.) ;) The SckoonCup is easy to use and is a product I trust. Sckoon Organics began in 2003 and they … [Read more...]

Employee Recognition on a Budget – It Can Be Done

Employee Recognition Tips

The post is sponsored; however, all opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Having worked in corporate America for nearly twenty years, I've seen a lot of good and bad things when it comes to how employees are treated. One thing that's remained consistent is how the act of employee recognition positively impacts the company and the people working there. I've experienced working in a large corporation and a small … [Read more...]

Green Your Period with Help from Lunette

Green Your Period with Lunette

The New Year is here. How many of you have resolutions to be more green? Have you ever considered greening your period? We women have to deal with a menstrual cycle each and every month so why not use green products that are actually healthier for us!? I recently received the Lunette menstrual cup for review. It's a great way to green your period! Green Your Period with Lunette The Lunette menstrual cup is a reusable menstrual cup that … [Read more...]

Celebrate Winter with the Gift of Handmade Jewelry

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Handmade items are always a hit with me. I love seeing creativity at it's best. Jewelry is something I love but don't often buy for myself. It's just one of those extras I don't focus on. When I get the gift of jewelry though I am always delighted. Handmade jewelry is a plus! When I first saw the gorgeous creations from Sweet Charm Elegance my heart skipped a beat! First, you have to understand me with the color blue. I am drawn to it. Like … [Read more...]

Loving Fall Thanks to prAna and Stonyfield #JustBeYou

Stonyfield Layers in Oh My Yog #JustBeYou

As a Stonyfield Yo-Getter I received items from Stonyfield and prAna in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Fall is here in Michigan and although it's been very, very mild thus far we have had some chilly days. I love the cooler temps and watching the leaves change colors. It's also great chance for me to be me and enjoy some cozy attire! Being comfortable is always a priority. When I … [Read more...]

Looking for Aluminum Free Deodorant? Nutrexin is the Answer!

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I received this aluminum free deodorant and other Nutrexin products for free from the sponsor of the Moms Meet program, May Media Group LLC, who received it directly from the manufacturer. As a Moms Meet blogger, I agree to use this product and post my opinion on my blog. My opinions do not necessarily reflect the opinions of May Media Group LLC or the manufacturer of this product.   In all honesty, I never really thought about body … [Read more...]

5 Dating Mistakes

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If you are reading this article, I assume that you have been actively searching for love. Perhaps you have already registered on various dating sites or already found a relationship that will certainly lead to the long-expected wedding ceremony. Meanwhile, you have certainly tried to go on dates. Therefore, this topic will be interesting for every woman who dreams of a true and at the same time romantic relationship. Going on dates is … [Read more...]

Mamas, Stay on Top of Your Health Goals with Sam’s Club

Tips to stay on top of health goals #SamsClubMag

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsClubMag #CollectiveBias  As a busy mama I know first handed how difficult it is to stay on top of my health goals. We all strive to keep our goals, you know...those goals we all started January 1? August is Health Awareness Month so it's a great time to check yourself on your family's goals! Back to school time is a great time to … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Change to Reusable Menstrual Products

Why you should switch to reusable menstrual products

This post was created as part of the SckoonCup Review Campaign in which I am a financially compensated blogger. The opinions are my own and based on my own experience. After being on my mission to make small changes for my family to be more green, up until one year ago I wouldn't even consider reusable menstrual products as a greener option for myself. I was among to majority who had in my mind that it was "gross". Late last spring I made the … [Read more...]

Sitara Collections make Perfect Gifts for the Ladies: Moms, Sisters, Friends and more!

Cascading Aqua Necklace

When asked what I want for Christmas, jewelry is always on top of my list. Although I don't have much, I love it! Jewelry seems to make me feel better about myself! It's an accessory that can make an outfit and can give confidence to the person wearing it. There are so many different kinds of jewelry that you can pretty much find something for anyone! When you are looking for gifts for the ladies on your list, you'll want to check out Sitara … [Read more...]

Have a Safe, Simple and Smart Period with GladRags

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After recently making the change to cloth pads, I've been excited to try some various brands. It's like cloth diapers: you want to see which brand and style fits the best, works the best and who has the cute prints! lol But seriously, it's really been a change that I am happy to have made. It took me a while to make the switch but I don't regret it at all. It's a safer period, it's simple and it's the smart and green way to do what we do … [Read more...]

Working on My After Baby Body with Knocked Up Fitness

Knocked-Up Fitness and After Baby Body

You all know I've have three kids in the span of the last four years. My darling husband and I planned it that way. Between each pregnancy I didn't really make time to get in shape. Now that I know we are done having babies, it's hit me hard that I really have a long way to go in order to get back in shape. With three little ones running around and keeping me busy, it's not easy but I'm determined to work on my after baby body and I started with … [Read more...]

Pregnant? Learn How Depend Underwear Can Help! #Underwareness #DropYourPants

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Thanks to Depend for sponsoring today's discussion. A few years ago a friend of mine was pregnant. It was her first pregnancy and she called me about every little thing that happened. She was so thrown off by some of the surprises we women deal with when pregnant. One of those things was bladder leakage. She didn't understand why she had such an issue with leakage anytime she sneezed, couched, or laughed. I, too, have been through this issue on … [Read more...]

Summertime Joy from Moksa Organics

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Hey, did I mention that I am now an Official Moksa Organics brand enthusiast? That means every month I get to share Moksa Organics' products with you! Ekk! I'm so excited because I've loved this company since the day I first tried them! I can't say enough good things about how amazing their products are. Seriously...they are the best skincare products I've found! Not only that, but I can feel good about using them, too! This summer has been … [Read more...]

Get Your New Look with Maggie Bags! #MamasNewLook

A New Look with Maggie Bags

It's getting to be late January. You've set your resolutions/goals for the year. Hopefully you are succeeding! I also hope one of those goals was to be more  green and more aware. Well mamas, it's time to reward yourselves with a new look! You can start your new look with Maggie Bags while being aware and using products made of repurposed materials! I used to work with Maggie Bags quite often and I wrote for their blog for a while until things … [Read more...]

Natracare is the Answer for Organic Feminine Products

Organic items have definitely caught my eye over the past few years. I try to remove as many chemicals from our personal products and household items as I can. There are things I struggle with and things I've not changed yet, but I believe every small change matters. There are a few things that I had not changed yet that I recently got the chance to review so I was excited to try our Natracare's organic feminine products. Natracare sent me some … [Read more...]