JenJen House, featuring affordable special event dresses

I know how expensive it can be to dress fabulous. I was recently invited to Hollywood to walk the red carpet, and mingle among the stars. For a working mom like me, that just sounds crazy. Totally out of my reach. My day-to-day life is pretty casual, shopping for dresses is just not something I do. I was lucky to find two dresses on a local clearance rank that not only fit me like a glove, but was … [Read more...]

Be A Smart Shopper and #GiveBetter with Gift Cards

If I do one thing this holiday season, I'm going to give better. Become a smart shopper. If you are like me, it's those last minute gift ideas that get you in trouble. This year there will be no last minute running around, or trying to guess what might not be returned by those hard to shop for friends on my list. Because there is nothing more awkward then watching someone open a gift, and … [Read more...]

Finding Out-of-Print Books

You remember that book you used to love as a kid? The one that you always borrowed from the local library until you actually found a copy of your own? You read that whole book cover to cover so many times that the pages were coming loose and you could remember what pages the chapters started on. Now that you're an adult and you've moved into your real, adult home, you may have a bookshelf that … [Read more...]

The Internet doesn’t have to be a confusing place to shop

Shopping online is a sign of the times. It can also be a great way to start a business. Entertaining the notion of owning a business, also takes an enormous amount of planning, thousands of start-up dollars, and too many hours of work. Many people dismiss the idea after considering the odds. However, there is a way to have an online company without all of the pain. 1 - Technology Teamed with … [Read more...]

Join The Hottest Twitter Party This Season & Live Tweet with Jamie & Jessica #DigitalHDHeat

Fox Home Entertainment is ready to celebrate the Digital HD release of The Heat (10/1) starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. Time to relive all the hilarious hijinks of Ashburn and Mullins with a special Unrated cut on Digital HD! Don't miss the hottest Twitter party this season! Party with Ronna & Beverly's comedy duo Jamie Denbo & Jessica Chaffin (Beth & Gina from the film). Plan … [Read more...]

Learning is Fun @ PowerMyLearning.Org #Review

PowerMyLearning.org is a free non-profit website for kids K- 12th. The site provides educational online games that incorporate all the things kids enjoy with learning - such as trains, animals and even fashion. I recently opened a parent account on PowerMyLearning to review with my fourteen year old daughter, and six year old granddaughter. Both are very tech savvy, and spend a good amount of … [Read more...]

Tips on Using Online Shopping to Save on Home Repairs

Whether you have a dire emergency or just want to update your home, home repair or upkeep costs can be expensive. There are a few ways to save money on all things home repair, including tools, appliances, and accessories. Although certain things must be bought in person at a store, there are plenty of items that you can buy for a discount online. A few tips to help you be a savvy Internet shopper … [Read more...]

Fotor, Free Online Photo Editing Review

Being a mom, I take a lot of photos. I snap them, usually with my phone, and sometimes I even send them to our home computer. But, too often that's where they stop and sit. I look at them on the screen and ask "why", why have I not bought a newer camera? I know with some real editing most of my photos could be share worthy, even print worthy, but editing can be a tedious and time consuming task. … [Read more...]

MyEmoticons & Smiley’s ! Enter to Win A $25 iTunes Gift Card

Looking for a fun way to add some emotions to your social media updates? MyEmoticons is easy to use, compatible in most operating systems and browsers, and is absolutely 100% free. MyEmoticons is an application that adds thousands of emoticons, smileys and winks to: your Facebook page your Twitter page your email account Download Emoticons Safely and Quickly at … [Read more...]

DreamHost Web Hosting #Giveaway Enter To Win FREE Hosting!

Over the last decade or so, DreamHost has grown to more than 1500 servers, state-of-the-art data centers, and a full time staff of more than 100 employees. They now host more than 1 million domains. They’re focused solely on providing a quality customer experience backed by the absolute best web hosting technology in the industry. It’s a never-ending quest, but it’s one they’re happy to take … [Read more...]

The MDNA Tour Is Coming To EPIX

It's no secret that I'm a HUGE Madonna fan. Have been from the beginning. So, I'm super excited about this announcement! My calender is marked, and my plans for making it a fun night with friends are already in motion. Premium network EPIX will premiere Madonna’s MDNA tour – an EPIX Original Concert Event – on June 22 at 8:00 pm ET. One of the most spectacular extravaganzas of 2012, … [Read more...]

Zombieland: Series Coming To Amazon Instant Video

So, this is interesting! I'm a big fan of the movie. Amazon Studios, the original movie and series production arm of Amazon.com, today announced it will add cult classic Zombieland to the line-up of pilots already in production for Prime Instant Video. Zombieland, which is the seventh comedy pilot added to Amazon’s pilot line-up, will be made available (along with the other six comedy … [Read more...]

Personalized Holiday Gifts from Personal Creations

If you're looking for a gift that stands out among all others. Personal Creations offers hundreds of one-of-a-kind gifts designed exclusively for you. With just a few clicks of a mouse, you can add a photo, date, name, monogram, event name, or special message to a gift that will be enjoyed for a lifetime. They even offer a huge Christmas selection. It will seem as if you went to a lot of trouble, … [Read more...]

Save 30% @ The Gap.com + Free Shipping

Take an extra 30% off when you shop … [Read more...]

Jody’s Popcorn, Review & Discount Code

Attention popcorn lovers! Attention gourmet snack fans! I'd like to share with you my latest find - Jody's Popcorn! With over two dozen different types of popcorn and delicious indulgent snacks, Jody's is your place to shop. I had the pleasure of receiving three bags of Jody's Popcorn to share with my family. Now, I should point out that my family takes Family Movie Night very serious. The … [Read more...]

Twitter Party Alert: Get ready for Spring Cleaning!

Join me on March 22 as I co-lead along eBay Classifieds for a Twitter Party on Spring Cleaning! Happening Tuesday, March 22 from 8:30 -- 10:00 p.m. EST/5:30 -- 7:00 p.m. PST. We’re excited to share tips on selling old items, deciding what to keep, creating storage space and all the other tasks that help get your home in shape for spring and summer. Follow the hashtag @eBayClassifieds and … [Read more...]

DisneyStore.com, Free Shipping Today W/No Minimum

Today only (March 17th), … [Read more...]

Loving Yoursphere.com Week 4

My daughter has been a Yoursphere? Always free to join and a whole lot of fun! If you join, please use my reference code: YSMC-0043 so they know I sent you. "I wrote this review while participating in the Yoursphere Test Drive program by Mom Central on behalf of Yoursphere. I received a free lifetime Gold membership on Yoursphere.com, Yoursphere t-shirts, and a $50 American Express gift card … [Read more...]

Yoursphere, My Daughter’s Place On The Web

It's been just over two weeks since I introduced my almost 11 year old daughter to Yoursphere.com. She started out pretty slow, not so sure she was really interested but over the last week she has jumped right in. She has already more than doubled her friends list. Spends a lot of her free time playing the games and laughing at videos. She has even shared one of her own. Last night she taught me … [Read more...]

Test Driving Yoursphere

I was recently chosen to be a Yoursphere already! 1. I had to create a parent account before my daughter was able to create her account. This is a great safety feature! 2. There are plenty of fun and age-appropriate Sphere's (groups of interest) for Allison to join. 3. Yoursphere is 100% free and will always be free! If you have a tween or teen at home why not introduce them to … [Read more...]

Bella Sara trading cards, Review & Giveaway

I was recently asked to review a couple of packs of the Sara Bella, Bella's Ball cards. Each pack contained 5 trading cards, 1 sticker card, and 1 ticket card. The graphics on these cards are enchanting, and carry a brief description of their character. According to my ten year old daughter these cards are awesome! I have to say that I agree. The website is fun and easy to use and brings a smile … [Read more...]

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