Shatter Gender Stereotypes with these Epic Toys

Gone are the days where dolls and tea sets were for girls, and GI Joe and LEGOs were for boys. Science has now proven that forcing children to play with toys that “match” their sex can have a detrimental affect on their development. In general, it has been shown that if you want to develop children’sContinue Reading

Posted on: 10 December 2016 | 7:00 am

How To Manage Your Medications (& Life!) With An App

I’m not sure which is a bigger sticking point for anyone who takes medications regularly – a.) remembering to take them on time, or ensuring the people you care for do b.) figuring out what possible interactions there could be with regular over the counter medications you might need to take or c.) remembering toContinue Reading

Posted on: 5 December 2016 | 12:00 pm

Styling With Remington Thermaluxe

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Remington®. The opinions and texts are all mine. I was recently asked by Remington to create some unique tips for using a new product and I wanted to share with you, so I headed to Target to pick up the Thermaluxe™ Dryer and ThermaluxeContinue Reading

Posted on: 1 December 2016 | 7:00 am

How to Balance Debt Repayment with Holiday Expenses

Paying off debt is hard enough on a normal day. Forcing yourself to continue living frugally during the holidays can be downright depressing. But don’t despair quite yet, my dears. There are plenty of ways to have a joyful, fun-filled holiday season while sticking to your debt-repaying guns. Save, Save, Save If you are determinedContinue Reading

Posted on: 29 November 2016 | 7:23 am

Are Home Delivered Meals Worth It? A Blue Apron Review

I have seen Blue Apron around for some time- having lived in various apartment buildings in Chicago and San Antonio, I usually see these little blue and brown boxes adoring the doorsteps of neighbors and have always wondered if it’d be worth it to try home delivered meals. This year, I felt the push andContinue Reading

Posted on: 23 November 2016 | 7:00 am

What You Need to Know Before Going Car Shopping

Is a new vehicle in the near future for you? Don’t walk onto the car lot unprepared! We have five useful tips to remember before going car shopping. Taking a couple minutes now to learn a few helpful bits of info can save you thousands later. Research Car Makes and Models BEFORE Leaving Home While itContinue Reading

Posted on: 17 November 2016 | 4:00 pm

Top 11 DIY Hostess Gifts for the Giving Season

‘Tis the season of dinner parties, family gatherings and friendsgivings! It seems as if every weekend now through January 1st is booked up with warm get-togethers and winter festivities. While it’s always polite to bring dish to pass at these potluck events, it’s especially important to share a small gift with the hostess for takingContinue Reading

Posted on: 15 November 2016 | 6:00 pm

Easy Ways to Save Money on Holiday Gifts

  Now that Halloween has come and gone, it’s totally acceptable to start thinking about the holidays. Sure, Thanksgiving is a big deal, but we all know that Christmas is what people are really talking about when they refer to “the holidays.” Heck, it doesn’t even matter if you actually celebrate the religious part or not;Continue Reading

Posted on: 10 November 2016 | 7:00 am

Debunking the Top 5 Credit Score Myths

If you are trying to build credit, you’re likely overwhelmed by all the information floating around the world wide web regarding credit scores. What’s worse, much of the data out there seems to contradict each other. This absolutely has a tendency of scaring people away from using credit, which can actually be detrimental in theContinue Reading

Posted on: 9 November 2016 | 12:00 pm

Considering Your First Auto Loan? Here’s What You Need To Know…

  When I was 17, my family got me my first car. I affectionately named her Betty and she was a fantastic, reliable little thing. I drove Betty – or rather, she drove me – through college and into my early-20s. Then, one day, Betty died in a fiery crash caused by another driver, who happenedContinue Reading

Posted on: 4 November 2016 | 7:36 am