As many of you know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Most likely you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer. I, too, have friends and family members who have had to fight this terrible disease. Some have won, some have lost, and some still fight. My grandmother lost her battle to breast cancer over 15 years ago. I remember thinking how scary the word cancer was. I remember visiting her after a surgery and hearing her determination and zest for life still strong. She passed that quality on to her son, my father, who most certainly passed… Read More
Sometimes we just need a “me” day. I know I need them more than I take them, that is for sure! I was beyond thrilled to spend the morning at the Red Door Salon & Spa at Pike & Rose. This is a newly opened location and it is a beautiful facility, just waiting for your day of relaxation. Being that this was days before I headed to the beach, I opted for a Gel Manicure and an Escape Pedicure. Both were long overdue, and it was just what the doctor ordered. The Red Door at Pike & Rose invites… Read More
Pandas are beloved in every culture and inspire a frenzy of adoration around the world. They’re slightly clumsy, charming and adorable…and they’re coming to IMAX® theatres April 6th. Join me today, along with IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros. Pictures in celebrating International Panda Day, Friday, March 16th, in honor of the opening of the upcoming documentary adventure, “Pandas.”
It was an absolute privilege to attend the American Heart Associations EmPOWERED To Serve Summit last week. I was blown away by the stats, as well as the commitment to bring change and address barriers to healthy living and wellbeing in urban communities. It was so great to attend and learn more about the EmPOWERED To Serve movement as a whole.
When in the trenches of motherhood, it is easily forgotten that while wiping faces, making dinners, and helping with homework, that we are raising the future leaders of this world. It is quite daunting to think about, but so true. We are raising our children to become adults who make this world a better place. Thats why I am excited to partner with Stonyfield in raising awareness for their #FutureLeaders campaign.
Disney, Marvel Studios, Dolby Laboratories, Synchrony Bank, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Broadcom MASTERS and Society for Science & the Public are pleased to present the nationwide MARVEL STUDIOS’ THOR: RAGNAROK SUPERPOWER OF STEM CHALLENGE in conjunction with the November 3, 2017 theatrical release of Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok, starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins.
Our family ventured out to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee this summer, for a week long family vacation. When planning our trip, I had no idea just how much stuff there is to do in Pigeon Forge. It was an absolute pleasure to partner with the local tourism department, and visit some of the best family friendly attractions in the area! I am here to share with you my top 8.
Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself magically transported to the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events.
Our family has a huge love for theme parks. Whenever we have the opportunity to visit Kings Dominion, we do! Kings Dominion has something for everyone in your crowd. From thrill seekers to entertainment lovers to carnival foodies to mild riders, Kings Dominion is sure to have a ride, show, and event that you will love! Our family enjoys all of the above!
I am a woman. I am a mom, daughter, sister, friend, boss, go getter, and a hard worker. I am many things to many people and I wear many hats. One of my most favorite hats to put on each day is the hat of the boss. Yes, I am my own boss, and I run my own business-my business of my blog. I love that I get to cultivate my voice into my passion and share about things that I am interested in on a daily basis. As a woman, I work had to balance these hats, keep my… Read More