Health/Beauty

By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
May 25th, 2017
22 Comments
3869 Views
With 6 kids in our home, my life gets pretty dang busy! Whether it’s running kids around, cooking dinner, doing laundry, or working, I’m always on the go. As much as I would love to go to the day spa and relax and be pampered, there are a few things preventing that. The first is […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Freebies / Coupons
May 1st, 2017
21 Comments
2658 Views
Being healthy can definitely have a host of benefits, including financial ones! I’ve never really thought about the financial benefits that being healthy can have until now, but it really can. Eating healthy, for example, can cut down on your medical costs, while opting for water over soda and alcohol can reduce the amount of […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Apr 30th, 2017
57 Comments
4037 Views
This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All thoughts and reviews are my own. Spring is finally here and it’s the perfect time for spring cleaning! I don’t know about you, but when spring arrives, I have this desire to start cleaning and throwing away things we don’t use anymore or medicines that […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Freebies / Coupons
Apr 24th, 2017
19 Comments
2156 Views
This is a partnered post with FabFitFun. All opinions are mine. I love being a blogger! It gives me a chance to check out so many wonderful products and services and then share about it with all of you. In the past few years, I’ve loved makeup and all the goodies that are part of the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Dogs
Apr 13th, 2017
21 Comments
2665 Views
Did you know that the World Health Organization declared April 7th, 2017 as World Health Day focusing on mental health? This year-long campaign aims to educate, raise awareness and help people suffering from mental illness. Depression, Anxiety, and other mental health issues now affect over 300 million people worldwide according to the WHO and they think that...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Apr 12th, 2017
21 Comments
2746 Views
I remember the excitement when the decision to get pregnant became a reality. Like everyone, I think I assumed it would be easy and happen as soon as I started trying. While some women get pregnant right away, others may take a little (or a lot) longer to conceive. This can quickly cause the excitement […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Apr 3rd, 2017
44 Comments
3933 Views
Life as a mom can be crazy busy! I remember the days when I had plenty of time to head to the gym or go out for a run. However, managing two businesses and a household of 8 makes it almost impossible to get out and get exercise. I think we can all agree that […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Mar 23rd, 2017
33 Comments
3195 Views
If you follow my social media channels, you know how much I love makeup! I especially love the scents and colors that Too Faced Cosmetics offers. I remember watching and hearing all the hype of the Too Faced Sweet Peach Collection and didn’t think it would be as good as their amazingly scented chocolate line. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Clothing Review
Mar 21st, 2017
2 Comments
1750 Views
Can you believe how quickly this year is going by? It’s hard to believe that the first day of Spring was yesterday and Easter is just around the corner! While the weather may not seem like it, it’s time to update our wardrobe and homes with some springtime cheer. A big thing now is the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Hair
Mar 15th, 2017
20 Comments
2093 Views
As a busy work-at-home mom, I love getting the opportunity to get dressed up. This means doing my hair, putting on my makeup and wearing something other than yoga pants, a cami and my UGGs. I recently discovered that something that’s becoming very trendy is the use of wigs and hair pieces. I honestly didn’t […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Mar 1st, 2017
99 Comments
8048 Views
This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All thoughts and reviews are my own. I’m not sure how things are in your home, but this time of year is when the ickies and ews go around our family. This is totally expected considering all of the children our children are around throughout the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Feb 20th, 2017
8 Comments
2501 Views
The weather is changing and the time between the first 60-degree day and, well, consistent 60-degree weather is arriving earlier than anticipated. This awkward time of year, with its appropriately awkward name, “Sprinter,” began this weekend. Have no fear, for TJMaxx.com is here! Check out these highlighted three winter-to-spring looks, with the latest on-trend de...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Feb 3rd, 2017
9 Comments
2876 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
559 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
4042 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
5786 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
3143 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
3005 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
412 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
13621 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 […]...
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