10 08, 2016

6 women’s fashion trends that’ll rock this coming fall

By | August 10, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|1 Comment

Fall’s almost coming and the fashion critics have already given in their word as to what’s going to be cool this winter. Here are some of the fashion trends we picked out from runway shows earlier this year. 6 women's fashion trends that'll rock this coming fall Statement fur There’s probably nothing that screams winter [...]

1 08, 2016

Stay fresher longer with Summer’s Eve®

By | August 1, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Stay fresher longer with Summer’s Eve®

Attending events in New York City during the hot, humid summer, can make a girl feel….let’s just say, unfresh. I know it’s probably not a word, but go with it. I start fresh in the morning, on my way to the event. However, it ends quickly. I find that I can stay fresher longer with [...]

25 07, 2016

Picnic essentials: a guide to pack the perfect picnic basket

By | July 25, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Picnic essentials: a guide to pack the perfect picnic basket

Picnics are an essential part of summer, aren't they? If you're heading out to enjoy a picnic, you'll need to know how to pack the perfect picnic basket. You never want to leave out the picnic essentials that'll make your picnic stand out from all the rest. What are the picnic essentials needed for the perfect [...]

20 07, 2016

Our life on FiOS has been a blessing

By | July 20, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Our life on FiOS has been a blessing

Usually, when people think about television, internet and phone, services, they don't consider what a blessing they can be. Our life on FiOS has been a blessing since the start of 2016. It's brought much joy through the music I stream online using FiOS's fiber optics. It's brought the kids, and I, much needed down [...]

13 07, 2016

Beach day must-haves for the summer

By | July 13, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Beach day must-haves for the summer

It's summer vacation, and it's time to not just pack up the car for summer adventures, but also time to gather all the key things you need for your beach day with must-haves for the summertime. The question is, what are beach day must-haves, and where can everyone find these must-haves? I'm here to help! Where [...]

11 07, 2016

Cocoon by Sealy : What it’s been like on #TeamSoft

By | July 11, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|3 Comments

Sleeping isn't something I seem to have an easy time with. I've got too much on my mind, and no matter how exhausted I am at the end of the day, I still have a hard time falling asleep. It doesn't help that Mr. Sunflower snores. It also didn't help our mattress was a total [...]

6 07, 2016

Repurpose items to help with common household needs

By | July 6, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Repurpose items to help with common household needs

You have a home, sometimes you have household needs. Some household needs are huge, like a new roof. Some household issues are small, like fruit flies. Instead of spending a ton of cash on the smaller household needs, consider unique ways to repurpose items in your house. Even the simplest household items can be used in [...]

27 06, 2016

Fight the aging process with Conture Kinetic Skin Toning System

By | June 27, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on Fight the aging process with Conture Kinetic Skin Toning System

One of my flaws in life? Fear of aging. I've always been mistaken for being much younger than I actually am. Granted, it was a bit annoying when I was younger. NOW? I'm fighting tooth, and nail, to keep the aging process from walking across my face! It seems to be leaving fine lines, and [...]

25 06, 2016

Car essentials for summer adventures

By | June 25, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|2 Comments

Car essentials for summer adventures aren't always the first thing you think about once the kids are out of school. Your first thought is probably "dang, what am I going to do with these kids all day, now that they're home for summer vacation?" Trust me, I always wait until the kids are already out [...]

22 06, 2016

How to wake up with a gorgeous face every day

By | June 22, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on How to wake up with a gorgeous face every day

No matter if you have an important meeting with your business partners, or you just want to look fabulous for yourself, it's important to feel beautiful in your own skin. It can be difficult to achieve that feeling of beauty, especially when you don't have time for a fifteen step skin care regime. Don't worry! There's simple [...]

20 06, 2016

Cocoon by Sealy – will it be my happy place?

By | June 20, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle, Reviews|Comments Off on Cocoon by Sealy – will it be my happy place?

Sleep. It's always an issue for me. I've got a new pillow, which has been extremely helpful. However, our very old mattress was another issue. When Cocoon by Sealy asked me to check out their newest mattress, I was all-in. How could I resist, right? I'm all for trying anything I can to help me [...]

13 06, 2016

Tips for hosting a killer 4th of July outdoor party

By | June 13, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|2 Comments

Growing up, my parents threw the annual 4th of July celebration every year. We missed two over the years. Just two. Noooo, I'm not sharing how many years I've been helping them with their 4th of July outdoor party. Just know I've got more than 20+ years of experience, and the tips here will help [...]

23 05, 2016

4 tips for turning last season’s items into new spring looks

By | May 23, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on 4 tips for turning last season’s items into new spring looks

Few things are more satisfying than doing a thorough spring cleaning. While some items you come across can definitely go into the junk pile, allowing you to free up some much-needed space, others can become “good as new” with a little love. In the spirit of this season of rebirth (and saving a little cash!), [...]

11 05, 2016

5 hot toys for summer

By | May 11, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on 5 hot toys for summer

Attending TTPM's Spring Showcase is always a huge treat, for me. Thanks to the timing of it this year, it also happened to fall on "bring your kid to work day." Even better? My little sunflowers also had spring break. It was as if the world was insisting I bring the little monkeys with me [...]

27 04, 2016

6 best trees for low maintenance gardening

By | April 27, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|1 Comment

People are busy, and maintaining a garden can take a lot of work. Did you know there's a way to keep the maintenance down? The 6 best trees for low maintenance gardening are the perfect answer to your gardening dreams! When it comes to making sustainable living choices, plant life species that require minimum watering, [...]

23 04, 2016

A chance to try the new JLust by JLo fragrance

By | April 23, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|27 Comments

Would you like a chance to try the new JLust by JLo fragrance? I know what you’re thinking, November Sunflower’s wearing PERFUME? What’s the world coming to? Yes, it’s true, I’m not a huge perfume wearer. However, it’s JLo! We know my number one girl crush in life is Jennifer Lopez. I’d give anything for [...]

19 04, 2016

Teensy Tiny Homes – Living Large on a Budget

By | April 19, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Teensy Tiny Homes – Living Large on a Budget

Miniature homes are becoming very popular all over the world. Minimizing unnecessary square footage, and focusing housing on the bare essentials, is a growing trend, and the goal of many. Tiny homes are a great way to start living large, on a budget. Miniature homes have everything you need in life: bathroom, kitchen, living area, [...]

18 04, 2016

The Masters Tournament sparks the love of golf each spring

By | April 18, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on The Masters Tournament sparks the love of golf each spring

The Masters Tournament sparks the love of golf each spring for the kids. It's the reminder they need to ask me to sign them up for our local town programs, and camps. I've never been a lover of golf, I'm a tennis girl. Their adoration for the sport of golf is directly traced back to [...]

13 04, 2016

Verizon FiOS is wired differently

By | April 13, 2016|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Verizon FiOS is wired differently

I've expressed my love for how Verizon FiOS is wired differently. I'm not relying on coaxial cable anymore, but rather fiber optics. It means having my photos uploaded to use in my picture sharing website at warp speed, as opposed to running the chance my window times out and I have to start all over [...]

11 04, 2016

10 fashion trends to follow in 2016

By | April 11, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on 10 fashion trends to follow in 2016

The internet is filled with pictures of people with excess makeup, and cosmetic surgeries gone wrong. This year, it's time to do something different, more natural, and embrace new fashion trends that are subtle, but sexy. Let's delve into 10 fashion trends to follow in 2016. 10 fashion trends to follow in 2016 Perfect Hair [...]

30 03, 2016

Sinus allergies or something else?

By | March 30, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|1 Comment

When the seasons begin to transition from winter to spring, millions of people suffer from seasonal allergies. Many others are less fortunate, and experience allergies year-round, due to a variety of irritants such as mold, food, dander, and dust. As an allergy sufferer, you may have “tried and true” remedies to help you get through a [...]

28 03, 2016

FitBit does more than count steps

By | March 28, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on FitBit does more than count steps

Count steps you say? Sure, I don't mind if I do! People are jumping to get trackers of all kinds, and my personal favorite is the FitBit. It was given to me as a gift from my wellness coach, and earlier this year, it became easier to track my sleep with it, so I'm HOOKED. [...]

26 03, 2016

Spring cleaning checklists – Free Printables

By | March 26, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|6 Comments

Spring has certainly sprung, and it's time to start the fun chore called Spring Cleaning! Wouldn't it be nice if you could use Spring Cleaning checklists to make the process go faster? So glad you agree. It's why I created a lovely set of Spring Cleaning checklists free printables just for you guys. Well, not [...]

21 03, 2016

How to convince your kids to do spring cleaning

By | March 21, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on How to convince your kids to do spring cleaning

I know, you're thinking I'm nuts to try and offer up a "How to convince your kids to do spring cleaning tutorial." Sometimes I think I'm imaging it, but my kids enjoy cleaning with me. They haven't tackled the big spring cleaning job with me, but this is the year, my friends. I can feel [...]

14 03, 2016

Sensitive Scents™ from Renuzit® won’t overpower sensitive noses

By | March 14, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Sensitive Scents™ from Renuzit® won’t overpower sensitive noses

We all know it. It’s just a fact of life. Boys stink. It doesn’t matter what age a boy is, they just stink. More often than not, air fresheners irritate my nose. Sensitive Scents from Renuzit won’t overpower sensitive noses, though! We’ve been using it in our bathroom, because that seems to have a high [...]

9 03, 2016

Family trips and children’s health

By | March 9, 2016|Lifestyle, Travel|Comments Off on Family trips and children’s health

When you've got kids, keeping family trips, and vacations interesting is always a challenge during Spring Break, for parents. Camping is one great activity that families can enjoy during spring break. It's a great way to enjoy nature, spend time together and appreciate many things which go unnoticed during normal daily life. Family trips and [...]

17 02, 2016

FiOS TV offers Free View

By | February 17, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on FiOS TV offers Free View

When I was younger, and we had a cable company for our television provider, there used to be preview weekends. Now this was years ago, so FiOS TV didn't even exist, and the plan we had with this service provider was rather basic. I believe the only movie station we ever had was HBO. Back [...]

10 02, 2016

When the weather outside is frightful, it’s time for Skylanders SuperChargers

By | February 10, 2016|Featured, Lifestyle|Comments Off on When the weather outside is frightful, it’s time for Skylanders SuperChargers

Just when you think you'll get out of the winter months, without suffering through a blizzard, mother nature slaps you in the face. She screws up your weekend plans, and drops not inches, but feet, of snow all around your home. When the weather outside is frightful, it's time for Skylanders SuperChargers on WiiU. Well, [...]