Michigan made film, A GIRL LIKE HER opens in select theaters 3/27 #AGirlLikeHerMovie

A Girl Like Her Movie

Written and Directed by, Michigan Native: Amy S. Weber Sophomore year has been a nightmare for Jessica Burns. Relentlessly harassed by her former friend Avery Keller, Jessica doesn't know what she did to deserve the abuse from one of South Brookdale High's most popular and beautiful students. But when a shocking event changes both of their lives, a documentary film crew, a hidden digital … [Read more...]

Stay hydrated with DripDrop #drinkdripdrop @SheSpeaksUp #spon #review

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The importance of staying hydrated is nothing new in our family. Our teenage daughter struggles with Vasovagal syncope, and a major side effect of this condition is that her body has trouble absorbing sodium. Which she corrects on a daily basis with a larger in-take of salt, and by drinking a LOT of water, with electrolytes. This also makes it much easier for her to become dehydrated than most … [Read more...]

My secret to a fresh-smelling car & $25 Walmart Gift Card giveaway #FebrezeCar @SheSpeaksUp

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I drive an older car, a 99 Grand Prix, and I love it. Though, I can admit that it's been a decade since my car had that nice new car smell. So, to help battle the odors that come along with age, everyday use and countless camping trips, I have secret weapon... Febreze Car Vent Clips. Don't let the size fool you - they may look small, but when it comes to eliminating odors, they sure are … [Read more...]

Get a Free Trial of Honest.com, The Honest Co.

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I see these commercials all of the time. They look and sound like amazing products. Had no idea I could sign up for a free trial. … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Went back to work full time, after being sick with pneumonia. 2. Experienced bad dreams three nights in a row. 3. Won two movies on a blogger giveaway. 4. Tried a new recipe and hated it. 5. Went to visit a family member that is in the hospital. 6. Watched and really enjoyed The Judge. Great movie! 7. Slept in and took two naps on … [Read more...]

7 things on Sunday: ways to pass the time while home sick

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Since I've been sick for the past three weeks with a pretty bad case of pneumonia, I thought I would list seven ways to pass the time while home sick. 1. Movies! Thank goodness we have the Xfinity X1 Platform with On Demand, it literally has thousands of movies to chose from. 2. Sleep. And lot's of it. 3. Read. If you can! I started a book this week, but then the infection moved … [Read more...]

Target Pharmacy makes my life easier with the Healthful Pharmacy App & Target e-GiftCard giveaway #TargetSponsored

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Being a busy working mom, I often have to rely on an impressive bag of tricks to help juggle daily activities and all the little things that keep my family moving. We have very little time for getting sick around here. Yet- it happens, that's for sure! When it does happen, one of my "impressive tricks" is Target Pharmacy. Whether in store, online, or via mobile Target Pharmacy really helps the … [Read more...]

New Spray Antiperspirant Deodorants @ Meijer

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The holidays are such a busy time. The shopping lists and the to-do lists seem to go over for miles. Let's not forget the parties. I know our calender is pretty much full of events now, through the new year. We all like to look nice while celebrating with family and friends during the holiday season. The one thing we don't have time to think about is our deodorant failing. That can sure ruin a … [Read more...]

Free Eat Like an Animal Cookbook & $100 Door to Door Organics #Giveaway #EatLikeAnAnimal #ReZoopie #DetroitZoo

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We are super excited to hear that Detroit Zoological Society and Door to Door Organics have teamed up to create a fun, colorful ReZoopie® cookbook to help families tempt tehir kids into eating healthy fruits and vegetables, just like their favorite zoo animals. You can view and/or print the ReZoopie® cookbook for free using this link: http://bit.ly/eatlikeananimalMI2! Courtesy of The … [Read more...]

Join MAM & Shot@Life for Giving Tuesday 12/2/14 #GivingTuesday #MAMBABY @ShotAtLife

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As part of MAM’s continued efforts to give back to their local and global communities, MAM USA is donating $25,000 to the U.N. Foundation’s Shot@Life organization which provides life-saving vaccines to children in developing countries. What’s more important than Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Giving Tuesday! December 2, 2014 is marked #GivingTuesday – a day of giving. This global day … [Read more...]

Winter home maintenance with Filtrete Filters #HealthierHome

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Just like spring cleaning, my husband and I have a winter home maintenance routine that we like to follow every year. Things, like draining and removing our outside hose, putting our storm windows in place, swapping out our seasonal clothing, and putting in a fresh Filtrete Healthy Living furnace filter. It all helps keep our family comfortable during the cold winter months. This time of year … [Read more...]

Thankful for Migraine Relief with Ausanil #sweeps

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Thanksgiving officially kicks off the holiday season and for most of us, that means living and laughing with loved ones. But, let’s get real, the holidays can also mean increased stress levels. For millions of migraine sufferers (myself included), that increased stress along with changes in routine and eating habits, can mean more migraines. If you suffer from migraines, you are not alone! The … [Read more...]

Target Pharmacy, a better Pharmacy Experience #TargetSponsored #Giveaway

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Last year my family made the decision to start using Target Pharmacy, and I'm excited to share that we couldn't be happier. Still feeling completely satisfied, we fill all of our monthly, new and even pet scripts while we shop one of our favorite stores. Haven't tried Target Pharmacy? Now's the perfect time! New Pharmacy guest, fill your first script and sign up for Pharmacy rewards and … [Read more...]

Purina Beyond natural pet food Review & Coupon Giveaway

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Purina has launched its newest line of cat and dog food – Beyond. Available at Mejer. Purina Beyond natural pet food Beyond starts with natural ingredients. Real meat, poultry or fish is the #1 ingredient, but that’s only the beginning. We’re selective about what goes into our food. But we also say no to corn, wheat and soy, added artificial colors, flavors and preservatives and … [Read more...]

MAM anti-colic bottle review

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With every new baby, or grand baby comes a whole new line of products. Thanks to science and researchers, we are learning new ways to keep our babies happy, and healthy. A couple of months ago we met our newest grand baby, Louise. Like a lot of new born babies, her digestive system is not yet her friend. There have been a lot of problems with gas, spitting up and unpleasant crying. This sure can … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed dinner out alone with my husband. 2. Felt run down while fighting off a sinus infection/ and or cold. 3. Cried during a tv show. This is a weekly occurrence while Parenthood is airing. 4. Enjoyed baking and decorating Halloween cupcakes with my daughter and granddaughter. 5. Won a prize on a blog. 6. Saw Gone Girl. Didn't hate … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday, Pretty Lady Salon #Detroit

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This week, instead of writing about myself, I decided to list seven things I love about Pretty Lady Salon. 1. Their knowledgeable and talented staff. Pretty Lady Salon is an Aveda Concept Salon, so continual education on all new trends and products keeps them in the now. Ready to handle any issues you might be facing. 2. Outgoing customers service. I love that they offer a flexible … [Read more...]

Back to School snacks & sandwiches with Boar’s Head

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With the kids back to school, anytime is a great time for delicious sandwiches and snacks with Boar’s Head products. Easy ham roll-ups (made with low sodium Boar's Head Deli Sliced Ham), along with fresh fruit and veggies make for a perfect after school/ study snack. It not only taste great, but it gives our teenage daughter a balance of energy and brain power that she needs to get through the … [Read more...]

Improve your air quality with Filtrete Filters #HealthierHome

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Disclosure: I was provided products as compensation for my participation in the #HealthierHome campaign. All opinions are my own. Do you know that changing your furnace filter regularly will greatly improve your air quality, and reduce odors in your home? Filtrete Filters knows! They also know that using a good quality filter can be a great weapon in the war against seasonal allergies. Here … [Read more...]

The Color Run $5.00 off Registration #Happiest5K

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. Wear white at the starting line, finish plastered in color! The fun continues after Color Runners complete the race with an unforgettable Finish Festival. This larger than life party is equipped with music, dancing and massive color throws, which … [Read more...]