Health/Beauty

By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Apr 16th, 2014
2 Comments
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Whether it is time for prom, homecoming or another event that requires you to up the fashion ante, you might find yourself on the hunt for designer pageant dresses. Find a dress and the right accessories, shoes, jewelry, swimwear, ornamental hair combs and barrettes and more. Also, finding something out of the ordinary offers you […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Apr 13th, 2014
171 Comments
11851 Views
Over the past month, I’ve had the opportunity to participate with Mom Central as a Fashion Ambassador with Kohl’s.  I have loved exploring the different clothing collections, brands and accessories.  But I especially have loved the DesigNation by Peter Som!  On April 10th, the Peter Som DesigNation Collection became available at Kohl’s....
By Shannon Gurnee
In Clothing Review
Apr 6th, 2014
9 Comments
4569 Views
I am thrilled to be writing as a Kohl’s Fashion Ambassador with Mom Central.  It not only has grown my wardrobe, but has also allowed me to express my creativity through clothes, shoes and jewelry.  Plus, I have discovered and found a fashionista love for some amazing designers and brands (i.e. Peter Som, Jennifer Lopez, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Apr 4th, 2014
5 Comments
5688 Views
Ever since attending the Lee Event in 2012, I have been a loyal wearer of Lee Jeans.  Not only are they stylish and trendy, but they are so comfortable too!!!  I have worn the Perfect Fit Jeans and the Gold Label Jeans on a regular basis.  When offered the opportunity to sport a new look, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Avila Beach
Apr 3rd, 2014
2 Comments
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  After being sick for a week, I was ready to “get back on horse” as they say and kick butt hiking.  I was on my own this week and didn’t want to hit an all-new spot, so I chose the Sycamore Crest Trail.  This trail is the backside trail to one of our first […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Mar 31st, 2014
7 Comments
7170 Views
This paid post is brought to you by the new free Oral-B Disney Timer App as part of a Type-A Parent Community Sponsored Post. When I was a kid, I brushed my teeth on a regular basis for the most part.  I especially brushed them thoroughly when it was time to go to the dentist […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Beauty
Mar 26th, 2014
5 Comments
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Objective:  Hike at least once a week.  Whether the hikes are big or small, long or short, with or without kids, I want to actively engage my body and enjoy this beautiful world we live in.  There are so many places to go (free places to boot) that I want to explore them all. I […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Clothing Review
Mar 24th, 2014
16 Comments
4071 Views
I love the world of fashion!  There are so many different colors, cuts, and materials that make an endless array of looks and styles.  As a Kohl’s Fashion Ambassador, I recently had the opportunity to check out some of the newest pieces of the Peter Som for DesigNation Collection.  This new, limited-edition contemporary collection will […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Mar 21st, 2014
1 Comment
6423 Views
When we think about caring for our skin, we most often think about our face, neck, arms, elbows, legs, and feet.  But do we think about our armpits?  Uh, I would have to say no to that.  When I think of caring for my skin, I don’t ever think of my armpits!  I do think […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Mar 19th, 2014
3 Comments
3021 Views
There are some fantastic gowns being shown and seen this season and many are finding their dream wedding gown among the couture dresses offered by contemporary designers and brands. Many brides seek the traditional elegance and sophistication of many vintage gowns, but want something that is unique and contemporary, while also being as figure-flattering as […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Mar 19th, 2014
2 Comments
3531 Views
Can you believe it’s already Prom season?  Yep!  Time to start shopping for Prom Dresses, shoes, jewelry and hairstyles.  Shopping for a Prom Dress can get a little overwhelming if you aren’t sure where to start.  So I have a few tips I’d like to share on finding the perfect prom dress! 1 – Set […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Mar 19th, 2014
0 Comments
1253 Views
I love to shop at Kohl’s and am thrilled to be participating with Mom Central as a Kohl’s Fashion Ambassador!  I found so many cute outfits and accessories at Kohl’s recently as they celebrate the Spring season!!!  I am excited to invite you to the #SpringAtKohls Twitter party on March 19th at 1:00 pm EST. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Mar 16th, 2014
7 Comments
2944 Views
Growing up with red hair, I was hesitant to wear pink.  For some unknown reason, it was my belief that with red hair, you just didn’t wear pink!  Greens, browns, blues and blacks were good, but not pink.  It was a huge surprise to me when I wore pink for the first time to my […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Mar 12th, 2014
15 Comments
5664 Views
Since Frank proposed to me, I have loved shopping for and thinking about our upcoming wedding – only 11 months 2 weeks and 1 day away – woot woot!!  I recently headed to David’s Bridal to pick out a Bridal Dress for one of the nights on our 7 day Carnival Honeymoon Cruise.  It was […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Mar 7th, 2014
1 Comment
7366 Views
What is real beauty?  Does makeup, a new haircut or new outfits make a woman beautiful?  I think that beauty is both outside (makeup, hair, etc), as well as inside (personality, attitude and self-esteem).  It is important for us to help our young women discovery their individual beauty, thus helping them to build their self-esteem.  […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Mar 7th, 2014
12 Comments
13749 Views
When I was younger, I needed braces and wore them diligently for the required two years.  After I was done with my braces, I had a beautiful smile!  Since that moment of seeing my transformed smile for the first time, it has been very important to me to maintain my healthy smile. When I was […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Mar 6th, 2014
1 Comment
2285 Views
Beauty Encounter, every girl’s favorite online beauty shop, starts a new month and a new week with their awesome deals. Every week, there’s a new set of discount fragrance, makeup, body treats, and bath essentials to choose from. You’re probably waiting for the right time to buy another must-have so this may be your lucky […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Feb 28th, 2014
41 Comments
5117 Views
Do you have a scruffy guy in your life?  Maybe he isn’t scruffy, but is just looking for an easy-to-use, reliable shaver that will keep he neat and trimmed?  If you answered “yes” to either of those questions, you’ll definitely want to check out the Arc 3 Shaver from Panasonic!  As soon as I told […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Feb 28th, 2014
96 Comments
5672 Views
I used to love shopping at Carter’s when my boys were little.  There were so many cute outfits I could choose from and dress them up in!  Living here on the Central Coast, we are lucky to have a Carter’s store nearby.  I headed over and found some cute clothes for my 5 and 7 […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Feb 28th, 2014
4 Comments
4309 Views
A Prom is an event that many young women look forward to.  It’s a night when she wants to wear a beautiful dress and feel like a princess.  It’s probably the biggest formal event in her life, other than her wedding.  So picking a beautiful dress at a good price is very important. I recently […]...
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