Product Reviews

On a Fashion Budget? The Ultimate Outlet.com offer clothes at deep discounts

On a Fashion Budget? The Ultimate Outlet.com offer clothes at deep discounts
January 21, 2013 Comments Off on On a Fashion Budget? The Ultimate Outlet.com offer clothes at deep discounts

This morning I jumped online and visited www.UltimateOutlet.com and couldn’t resist ordering these sexy sequined scrunch boots! Valued at $89 I took advantage of the MLK Day 50% off sale on the Ultimate Outlet website and bought these boots for ... Read More »

Spring Car Declutter: @Ford has a space for everything to have a place

Spring Car Declutter: @Ford has a space for everything to have a place
January 12, 2013 Comments Off on Spring Car Declutter: @Ford has a space for everything to have a place

Am I the only one who suffers from car clutter? Last week, the Wall Street Journal ran a story about the efforts of all automakers to improve cargo spaces. The article noted that, “Auto manufacturers fail to provide enough specially ... Read More »

#Totem at Atlanta Station is a fascinating and creative journey of evolution for all ages

#Totem at Atlanta Station is a fascinating and creative journey of evolution for all ages
December 5, 2012 1 Comment »

My family and I got to see a sneak peek of the amazing Cirque De Soleil show Totem here in Atlanta through December 30th that turns the journey of evolution into a fun family event. We were dazzled by a ... Read More »

Say it Loud and Proud: Kenya doll is back and being sold @MyFamilyDollar #KenyaatFD

Say it Loud and Proud: Kenya doll is back and being sold @MyFamilyDollar #KenyaatFD
December 1, 2012 Comments Off on Say it Loud and Proud: Kenya doll is back and being sold @MyFamilyDollar #KenyaatFD

Remember the doll with the Afrocentric name that was the darling of all little girls of color who finally got the chance to covet a miniature image of themselves and feel proud of their baby doll with the same skin ... Read More »

Oh Baby! Teach your kids how to babysit with a virtual baby #ImagineBabyz #Spon

Oh Baby! Teach your kids how to babysit with a virtual baby #ImagineBabyz #Spon
November 30, 2012 Comments Off on Oh Baby! Teach your kids how to babysit with a virtual baby #ImagineBabyz #Spon

Ever since my oldest daughter Kaelani had a baby, my 10-year-old Kaitlin fell in love with her little niece and thinks she’s got what it takes to truly take care of a baby. But she doesn’t have a clue and ... Read More »

Making Thanksgiving Day Prep FUN with the kids and a @Gain Give Away

Making Thanksgiving Day Prep FUN with the kids and a @Gain Give Away
November 20, 2012 13 Comments »

There’s nothing like chestnuts roasting on an open fire. But really who’s got time to roast them?  With four kids and a busload of family coming over for the holidays, trying to prep and get ready for guests takes a ... Read More »

Club Penguin online secret agent espionage game free until December 4th

Club Penguin online secret agent espionage game free until December 4th
November 20, 2012 Comments Off on Club Penguin online secret agent espionage game free until December 4th

My kids are on Thanksgiving break and have been looking me straight in my face with the look of boredom. So I quickly shoo-ed them away to play an online game of  secret agents and espionage and now it’s been ... Read More »

How Getting Jiggy with Just Dance 4 can Help Melt Away the Holiday Pounds #CleverJD4 #spon

How Getting Jiggy with Just Dance 4 can Help Melt Away the Holiday Pounds #CleverJD4 #spon
November 16, 2012 4 Comments »

My kids are JUST DANCING up a storm in my home since we received the new Just Dance 4 for Nintendo Wii game. And since I’m a newbie at Just Dance, having never played it before, I didn’t know what ... Read More »

G!veaway: @Disney Family Deals offer sweet discounts for families and fanatics

G!veaway: @Disney Family Deals offer sweet discounts for families and fanatics
September 13, 2012 3 Comments »

I would consider myself as having a family that adores Disney and a Disney fanatic, of sorts. Not a fanatic in the sense that I collect every little thing that dons the Disney name, but one who makes sure my ... Read More »

@Macys Launches new line by designer B. Michael at Macy’s Stores across the country

@Macys Launches new line by designer B. Michael at Macy’s Stores across the country
September 12, 2012 Comments Off on @Macys Launches new line by designer B. Michael at Macy’s Stores across the country

Style mavens like Beyonce’ and Angela Bassett have rocked  signature B Michael designs, and it’s no wonder because his couture collections exude the same style and sophistication many socialites and celebrities are accustomed to. But now B Michael’s couture fashions ... Read More »

@TheOogieloves and the Big Balloon Adventure bombed: A mom’s REAL take on why it tanked

@TheOogieloves and the Big Balloon Adventure bombed: A mom’s REAL take on why it tanked
September 3, 2012 4 Comments »

Last month I was approached through email by PR reps who asked if I could attend a movie premiere of the Oogieloves and the Big Balloon Adventure; an interactive kids’ film which featured cameos from Chazz Palmentieri, Christopher Lloyd, Toni ... Read More »

G!veaway: Basq and Disney Offer Sweet Smelling Skin Care Products

G!veaway: Basq and Disney Offer Sweet Smelling Skin Care Products
July 3, 2012 4 Comments »

The last few months have been really busy for me. And it’s been tough trying to find a way to soothe myself from all of the action. Not really an easy thing to do with my kids and grandbaby around. ... Read More »

A Megabloks Party was a Perfect Way for Kids to Play and Moms to Mingle

A Megabloks Party was a Perfect Way for Kids to Play and Moms to Mingle
November 13, 2011 7 Comments »

I have to do this more often! I was asked by the fabulous MommyParties and BSM Media to host a Thomas and Friends MegaBloks Party! MegaBloks, which are those sturdy connecting building blocks that my son absolutely loves, has themed ... Read More »

The Juppy Works Wonders for Babies who want to Walk!

The Juppy Works Wonders for Babies who want to Walk!
October 20, 2011 1 Comment »

I can remember when my children were little and ready to walk they would wobble around and hold the edge of a table or hold-on to the couch and make their moves and I would cringe because I was so ... Read More »

Kleenex’s New Trendy On-the-Go Packs are Perfect

August 24, 2011 Comments Off on Kleenex’s New Trendy On-the-Go Packs are Perfect

It’s already Back-to-School time for the Smith kids, but although my kids have been in school just a little over a week, kids nationwide will be heading back to school just after the Labor Day holiday. And one thing that ... Read More »