It’s That Time of Year: Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Preparedness

With Hurricane Erika looming in the Atlantic, it is about time we spoke about hurricane preparedness.  Living in Florida, it is a reality that every year from June 1 through November 1 is "Hurricane Season" - and I am unfortunately not speaking of the delicious beverage that bears the same name. During the first few years living here in the Sunshine state, I heard about hurricanes and I believe we may have gotten some rain and winds but thankfully nothing too severe.  Then came … [Read more...]

The Force Awakens Around the World:  Star Wars Fans Invited to Join Epic Global Event on YouTube

Star Wars Livestream

 Toy unboxing phenomenon goes live globally for the first time ahead of ‘Force Friday’  Online event featuring talent from the Maker Studios network gives fans first look at film-inspired toys ahead of midnight madness at retail  Glendale, Calif. (Aug. 25, 2015) – Star Wars: The Force Awakens products are set to be unveiled in the world’s first-ever global live toy unboxing event. Unfolding over 18 hours in 15 cities and 12 countries, the event will see highlights from the range of epic … [Read more...]

Maternal Mortality: The Facts & What You Can Do

MerckForMothers Maternal Mortality

I can't believe BlogHer has come and gone (as did our New York vacation)!  I met so many interesting people and brands and I am slowly catching up and reconnecting. Now the topic I am discussing today is not an easy one.  It's not about fashion, beauty, travel or food.  It's on a much different plain than any of that. I attended the Keynote with social entrepreneur, model and founder of Every Mother Counts, Christy Turlington Burns. Christy is one of my all-time favorite models.  Her … [Read more...]


The Secret Life of Pets

What do your pets do when you’re not at home? Recreate THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS poster with your pet and they could be featured on @DogsOfInstagram, or@CutePetClub! To submit your #TheSecretLifeOfMyPet photos, please visit one of the accounts above for more details! To help get you started, check out entry some examples here, here, and here! Be sure to check back to see if your adorable pet is featured next Monday, Aug. 17.      THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS – In Theaters July 8, 2016 Official … [Read more...]

Decorating a Space on a Budget

budget friendly tips guest post

Introducing my next guest blogger, Adriana!  I enjoy her posts and hope you will too! Hi everyone! I'm Adriana from Daily Dose of Design. I live in New York and blog all things fashion, interior design, DIY and lifestyle. I love meeting other bloggers and hope you enjoy this post and my blog! Designing a space can be grueling if you're not into interior design or just don't have the time like most busy women today! Designing a room is also really, really expensive in most cases which … [Read more...]