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  • Snowday Sweets

    The weatherman said snow was in the forecast and my girls couldn’t have been more ecstatic! While everyone else rushed to the grocery store for bread, milk and eggs — we opted for cupcakes and marshmallows, of course! Read More

  • Carolina-Duke Rivalry

    I’ve had some pretty insanely awesome experiences as it relates to sports in my life from hosting at the Winter X Games for ESPN in Aspen to cheering in the NFL Pro Bowl for the Falcons in Hawaii to standing beside Adam Sandler as an official NASCAR Dream Team Girl as he performed his Grand Marshall duties at Talladega, but to this day – I am not sure anything even closely compares to physically sitting on that basketball court inside the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill for what is quite possibly the biggest rivalry in all of sports… the Carolina-Duke basketball game! Read More

  • Our 7 Simple Family Safety Tips

    Here’s a few tips that my girls and I do as it relates to safety in our home. Having a plan in place is always a good thing! Read More

  • Holiday Decorating Tip

    I am a sucker for a good theme and my girls love decorating for any holiday. One simple way to add a touch of festivity to your normal decor is by adding some sort of themed items inside a clear vase. Learn my tip on what you need to place inside the vase before proceeding. Read More

  • Rolling Away the Wrinkles

    Ever heard of the AMP Roller by Rodan+Fields? Maybe you have seen it as a Top Pick by the beauty editors of Allure or maybe you heard Ellen talking about it on her show? Well, it just so happens to be one of my Top 5 Favorite products by Rodan + Fields! Watch the video I filmed explaining why I love it so much and how it works. Read More

  • How To Eliminate the Tax Headache

    As crazy as it might sound… I LOVE tax time because I am super organized all year long and have come up with a system that works for me so that when it is time to pass my tax write-offs, 1099s, etc to my accountant – it is simple as pretty much a click of a button. Read More

  • Get Kissable Lips

    “Beauty to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.” {Gywneth Paltrow} I totally agree with you Gwyn! Check out my advice on getting your most kissable lips, reducing lip wrinkles and increasing volume as well as how I easily grab the right lip color while on the go. Read More

  • HLN: School iPad Mandate. Affordable or Unfair?

    A Georgia High School is “strongly encouraging” all students to bring their own iPads to school. What do you think? Is this fair? Is it helping kids get ahead and necessary for a 21st century education? Or is it leaving kids behind who can’t afford one of their own? Read More

  • Creative Valentine’s Day Cards

    I love getting creative when it comes to things to do with my daughters because they will actually remember it! Taking the time to make something unique together goes a long way when it comes to making memories as a family! Read More

  • How To Get Glowing Skin in Just 5 Minutes

    So, once a week I have the same date and I love that he only requires a 5 minute commitment from me, which is huge as a busy working single Mommy. Life gets so chaotic and busy, but making sure I keep this 5 minute date for myself is important because making me-time is critical to staying sane (and glowing)! Read More

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