Health/Beauty

By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Feb 3rd, 2017
9 Comments
2828 Views
Becoming a mother or father is something many of us look forward to in our lives. But what if becoming a mother or father seems out of your grasp due to infertility issues? While I feel I was very lucky to get pregnant easily with my 3 boys, I do know women and men who […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Jan 26th, 2017
0 Comments
448 Views
  We recently attended CES in Las Vegas and during part of our stay, we were at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Casino and Resort. It is definitely a cool place to stay! While we stayed, we were even able to capture a 360 degree video of our room! Each room has a different theme and […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Jan 24th, 2017
25 Comments
3989 Views
You’ve heard it before – one of the most rewarding and challenging jobs is that of being a parent. I believe it’s totally true too! As a parent, I want the very best for my children. When they’re sick, I give them medicine and sometimes it gets to the point where they need to go […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Jan 3rd, 2017
27 Comments
5664 Views
It’s hard to believe that it’s already 2017, but it’s really here! This Christmas was an awesome one! Our kids were so happy and thankful, as was I. If you know me or follow my social media channels, you know I love the color purple. This holiday season, my husband and I were shopping at […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Jan 2nd, 2017
1 Comment
3074 Views
I love makeup and there are so many different brands out there! One that I recently discovered is IT Cosmetics. I really like their products and found their holiday collection at ULTA when I was there last and online at Ulta.com! Thanks to the Team at IT Cosmetics, I received the holiday collection and it’s great! Included in […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Dec 23rd, 2016
17 Comments
2954 Views
I love makeup! You can see this statement is completely true if you follow my Instagram account, work at a beauty store (Sephora, Ulta, Macy’s), or are my husband or friend. In fact, I have an entire corner of our bedroom setup and dedicated to my makeup and beauty products. So when a new product comes […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Dec 22nd, 2016
0 Comments
366 Views
Over the past year, I’ve signed up for a few different beauty subscription boxes, including: ipsy, Glossybox, FabFitFun, Boxycharm and Sephora Play. The boxes ranged in cost, as well as worth (i.e. the amount of the product provided compared to the cost of the subscription box).  ipsy ($10.75 per month) – I love this subscription […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Dec 21st, 2016
1 Comment
13344 Views
This happens every year… you get invited to an ugly holiday sweater party, but don’t have anything to wear. I know I’ve been in this position before and it can be stressful trying to find that perfect ugly sweater to show off! Stress no more! This season, T.J.Maxx & Marshalls are offering a variety of […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Dec 19th, 2016
6 Comments
2181 Views
This is a sponsored post written for Neutrogena. I was compensated and provided complimentary products for this post. All opinions are my own. Winter is in full swing and here on the Central Coast, it’s usually not too harsh compared to other places. However, the other day we did have a cold spell and it […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Dec 15th, 2016
66 Comments
4115 Views
If you know me, you know how much I love my makeup! It’s fun to collect and play with and use to create different looks for different occasions! When it comes to shopping (especially this holiday season), I do the majority of it online. It’s awesome! I can sit in front of my computer, in […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Dec 15th, 2016
0 Comments
810 Views
If you follow my blog post or social media channels, you know that I LOVE my makeup! I have a variety of subscription boxes, but I recently learned that Too Faced releases a special Mystery Bag on Cyber Monday! I had no idea about this and immediately signed up for my 2016 Too Faced Mystery […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 22nd, 2016
4 Comments
1925 Views
Ask anyone in my family what I think about the holidays and they’ll tell you I love them! However, along with the holidays comes traveling and colds and lots of yucky stuff, too! I mean, let’s face it – the holidays tend to be the time of year when we stray from our normal patterns. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 22nd, 2016
0 Comments
1997 Views
My life is a busy! I’m a wife, mom, blogger and entrepreneur. Taking care of my family, running a blog and running a business can really take a lot of effort and energy…sometimes leaving mommy tired and exhausted. When I’m tired or exhausted, I am often also cranky, snappy and sometimes emotionally stressed. That’s when […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 21st, 2016
0 Comments
1710 Views
This post was sponsored by Nature Made® as a part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. With 6 kids, 1 husband, two businesses and everyday life, I am a pretty busy lady! Let’s not forget about the closely approaching hustle and bustle of the holidays! I don’t have time to be sick or down […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Nov 21st, 2016
3 Comments
1263 Views
In honor of it’s recent 25th anniversary, Disney’s classically beloved film, Beauty & the Beast, just released a new trailer for it’s upcoming 2017 release! Cue feeling super old… In honor of the movie’s milestone birthday, T.J.Maxx & Marshalls have compiled the best of Beauty & the Beast inspired fashion and home entertaining essentials. Whether […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 18th, 2016
1 Comment
1593 Views
The holidays are here and that means a lot of things to do, places to go and people to spend time with. The last thing you need to be worrying about is a leak, right? Ok ladies, let’s get personal. I don’t know about you, but my body changed after having kids. I remember watching […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health / Personal Living
Nov 4th, 2016
4 Comments
3247 Views
I don’t know about you, but I love to feel pampered! Whether it’s getting my hair or nails done, a massage or applying a face mask, I love to be pampered. Lately, I’ve been really into doing facial masks. It’s amazing how relaxing they are and how soft and smooth my face feels after applying […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Nov 3rd, 2016
27 Comments
3606 Views
As a mom to 6 children, I can completely and totally attest that it definitely makes a difference when I don’t get a good night’s sleep. I’m tired, more irritable and find it difficult to complete all the daily tasks I need to do at an optimum level. Getting good sleep is not only necessary […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Nov 1st, 2016
0 Comments
319 Views
I love that our kids still love to dress up for Halloween. While the idea of trick or treating is fading away, the excitement of dressing up in costume remains the same. This year, we had the Judge (from Off), the Batter (from Off), Star-Lord (from Guardians of the Galaxy),  a Robot, Harry Potter, and […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Oct 31st, 2016
4 Comments
2662 Views
This post includes affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Happy Halloween! I hope you all have a Happy Halloween! I love this day because I have great memories as a kid dressing up and trick-or-treating. Our kids I hope have great memories as well. My husband did an awesome job ordering all of their […]...
  • Read New Posts Via Email

  • Check Out More Fun from the Daddy Side of The Mommy-Files

    DaddleDo
  • Grab my Button


  • Ambassadorships