• Health & Fitness

    National American Heart Month with MouthWatchers

    This is a sponsored post by MouthWatchers.  If you’re not aware, Febuary is American Heart Month. Many studies have shown that there are links between oral health and heart health go hand in hand. Poor oral health can cause heart attacks, as bacteria in your mouth travels into your blood stream and can cause blood clots/lead to cardiovascular disease. An easy way to promote better heart health is to focus on a healthy mouth. Did you know? Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. How can we make a difference?  We can use this…

  • The Perfect Cozy Boyfriend Pillow Tutorial
    Projects

    The Perfect Cozy Boyfriend Pillow Tutorial

    Do you know what I miss most about being with someone? cuddles. Yep, something so simple solves so many problems. So I made life easier for all of us, a DIY boyfriend pillow. Just to let you know that I’m not totally crazy, they did have one on Glee (season 4, episode 17). I took a quick trip to my local Hobby Lobby and got all the supplies besides the flannel shirt and pillow there for this epic DIY project.   Boyfriend Pillow Supplies: flannel long sleeve shirt Fiberfill stuffing small sewing kit memory foam pillow Boyfriend Pillow Instructions:  Grab your flannel shirt – I went with a 3 xl shirt…

  • Health & Fitness

    CariPRO Ultrasonic Electronic Toothbrush + Giveaway

    This is a sponosred by Smile Brilliant. #smilefearlessly After I used Smile Brillant‘s new capriPro Ultrasonic electric toothbrush and after using it for two weeks, there’s no way I am going back to my traditional toothbrush. The capriPro Ultrasonic electric toothbrush removes 7x more plaque than a manual toothbrush. Improve gum health in as little as 2 weeks. Daily brushing with your cariPRO will remove more surface stains from everyday food and drink, giving you a noticeably brighter smile. The electric toothbrush was 5 settings and they are clean, white, massage, gum care & sensitive. The first setting is Clean mode, this is your standard cleaning mode. The second mode is White, this…

  • Projects

    Goosebumps 2 Edible Gummy Bear Slime

    Were you a Goosebumps fan when you we’re growing up? I know my siblings and I were. We would always stay up late and watch the shows, getting scared before going to bed. Based on the best selling book series by R.L Stine. Did you know that Goosebumps 2 was released to Blu-Ray & DVD today? You can go order a copy on Amazon. About Goosebumps 2 Be careful what you wish for. With their after school junk business, best friends, Sonny and Sam hope to find treasure in other people’s trash. But when cleaning out the old Stine house, they open a locked book that frees a supernatural nightmare, Slappy.…

  • 3 Activities to Teach Kids Kindness | Random Acts of Kindness
    Parenting

    3 Activities to Teach Kids Kindness

    Every parent wants their kid to grow up to be a kind person. One great place to start is by modeling kindness is yourself. Teachers and parents can also help encourage kindness in children by doing activities that help teach the quality. If you’re a parent or teacher looking to encourage kindness in kids, the following exercises will help. 1. Stand Up If… Have children sit in a circle. Then, start by asking kids to choose a characteristic of another person. These characteristics can be as general as hair color, or as specific as a sport they play or a color they like. Then, go around the circle and have…

  • Not Letting Fear Control My Life Any Longer
    Life

    Not Letting Fear Control My Life Any Longer

    Not letting fear control my life any longer, sounds easy right? When you think about fear you think about watching a scary movie or doing something that makes you feel uncomfortable. Then there’s fear where you feel you’re in danger, but we’re not talking about those types of fear. We’re talking about the fear. First, the good news: “Fear is an illusion,” Williamson writes. “Our craziness, paranoia, anxiety, and trauma are literally all imagined.” The bad news? Although it may not be real, this fear can literally prevent us from seeing possibilities that are right there in front of us. In our minds, it plants crazy, untrue thoughts about ourselves and our…