Happiness- are you happy? What makes you happy? 12 Layers of Happiness campaign

Frosted Mini Spooners are you happy quiz

Happiness expert and best-selling author Dan Baker thinks there are 12 qualities in happiness.  The folks at MOM Brands  thinks that this fits nicely with the 12 layers of deliciousness in each of their  Frosted Mini Spooners.  They've even created a fun Facebook quiz that can tell us how happy we are! Take the quiz- find out ... Are ...

Avengers BluRay Trailer Debut!

avengers blu ray

I brought my husband to see The Avengers at the theater- we LOVED it.  So much fun!  Marvel's THE AVENGERS is Available September 25th on Blu-ray Combo Pack! Here's a trailer sneak peek!  

Protected: Mavens of Money & Shout Media

Here is the giveaway code for the Fendi Bag. This Rafflecopter is ONLY being hosted on Mavens of Money and Shout Media sites. No one else. You will be compensated as soon as they pay me (Tuesday June 26th) once I have your post link. The more response WE get from ...

Do you know what your credit score is?

credit score

Keeping an eye on your credit score is very, very important.  Things happen- even if you keep impeccable records and pay things on time, you may still find things that are incorrect on your credit report- it's always good to keep an eye on things just to be sure nothing is wonky.  Credit Sesame offers ...

TomTom’s Map Paradise Project

tomtom paradise

TomTom is searching for five families or groups of friends to spend two weeks on a tropical island and earn 10,000 euros for mapping it. TomTom's Map Paradise Project will help create five new navigable maps for: Fiji, St. Lucia, Mauritius, Cape Verde, and the Seychelles. Pay close attention, especially to the five Golden Rules. ...

Laundry. My never-ending nemesis.

laundry stains in progress

I'm climbing a mountain again today.  Mount Laundry.  Maybe you've climbed it too?  I'm forever climbing it.  All too frequently, there are avalanches that knock me to the bottom and make me start all over again with the attempt to overcome the peaks and valleys.  This little one pictured above is a big contributor to ...

Are “Deal” Bloggers worth taking a “risk” on?

are deal bloggers worth taking a risk on

I'm going to write a post of a different nature this morning. This is something that's weighed on my mind for a few weeks and I feel like I have to say something.  I emailed a pr firm a few weeks ago to introduce myself and ask if I could be on their list of ...

Here’s a little Friday Fun: Zombie Proofing Your Home

zombie proof

Sometimes, you have to change gears and have a little fun.  If you have ever watched Sci-Fi on TV or in the movies, you've probably thought a few times about a zombie apocalypse.  I know I have.  Have YOU ever thought about it?  Would you be prepared for one? I bring you (well, our friends at ...

From Slavery to Freedom Gala at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles 5/17

from slavery to freedom

CASTLA (The Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking) is a not-for-profit organization that assists those who have been held captive against their will with emergency response, outreach, and advocacy to survivors healing from the unspeakable violence endured during their enslavement. There are over 12.3 million slaves help in captivity world-wide today, with over 18,000 men, ...

Come Join us for come “Coffee Talk” #NaturalBlissWM #CBias

natural bliss

It took me years to understand the wonderfulness of coffee.  Exactly the number of years it took me to become a mother, actually.  Once I became a sleep-deprived parent, coffee became something I needed to have, and over time, something I wanted to have- not just for the wake up, but because I sincerely was ...