Product Testing & Reviewing

I am a professional product tester and it thrills me with each new opportunity to review and test products for companies.  I primarily review items sold on Amazon but work with other companies and websites as well.  I'm always looking for new products to test and review. This section will showcase all the products that I have tested, reviewed and blogged about.

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DIY

I love making DIY projects at home. From simple and easy projects to complex ones that I might actually need to read the instructions on. I bring you everything I've created and a little more.

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Recent Posts

The Fear of Crossing Bridges

Gephyrophobia is defined as, "An abnormal and persistent fear of crossing bridges. Sufferers of this phobia experience undue anxiety even though they realize their fear is irrational."I've always had a sense of fear going over ...

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DIY Recycling Your Old Crayons

My daughter has about five of those plastic containers for pencils that are full of old crayons, new crayons, and broken unused crayons. I wanted to find a creative way for her to recycle the old ...

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Finding Meaning in Meeting New People

Featured Image Source: Unsplash; Jamie Taylor I believe that every person we meet is for a reason. That reason may not be immediately evident, but with time, you’ll see that it wasn’t just a chance encounter. Some people ...

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NYX Cosmetics Whipped Fouette Lip and Cheek Soufflé

Ipsy is a website that offers monthly subscription beauty packages at just $10 a month (delivery). There are other products that you can choose to purchase and are usually highly discounted.This month's Ipsy Glam Bag ...

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Updating a Plastic Storage Unit

This is a project you can complete in as little as 20 minutes. I have this clear and white plastic storage unit that I thought could use some updating. The supply list is incredibly short.All ...

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NF Dominates iTunes Charts this Week with Album Release of Perception

I'm not much for listening to the traditional radio and recently I've had Pandora set to TechNine radio. It was there that I first heard the song Therapy Sessions by artist Nathan Feuerstein, also known as ...

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Why You Should Sign Your Blog up for Share A Sale

**This post contains affiliate links/banners. I will earn a small commission if you make a purchase using these links/banners.  Thank you for your patronage to the site**Why should I sign up for Share A Sale?This ...

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Sign up with Stockpile Today and Get $5 to Invest!

“In exchange for my honest and unbiased review, I received a $25 gift card to try out Stockpile. This post contains a referral link. I am not a market professional and not responsible for gains ...

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Paying Homage to Mom and Mother Earth for Mother’s Day

Mom’s love ideas and gifts from the heart, this Mother’s Day give your Mom and Mother Earth a huge smile with these simple and cute gift ideas.T-Shirt Grocery BagYou can make one bag or multiple ...

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Revamping an Old Suitcase

I recently finished a project for a friend, she wanted a large suitcase decorated with Marilyn Monroe pictures, but I had a deadline.  I had only 6 weeks to gather the materials, refinished the inside ...

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Chill Pal Cooling Towel

The Chill Pal Sports Cooling Towel is such an innovative little towel that it makes it perfect for any use that makes you hot and sweaty.  From tending the garden to working out, this Sports Cooling ...

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Label Daddy is Offering 25% off!

Do You Love Labels?Save 25% on Label Daddy labels! Label Daddy is the number one solution for labeling your belongings! Their exclusive laminated coating gives labels an extra layer of protection and is a must ...

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Diaper Cake Creation for Baby Shower

I hosted a baby shower for a very good friend of mine about 5 or so years ago. I did all the decorating and food prep myself and this is the diaper cake creation I ...

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How to Make Your Own Sugar Scrub

How to Make Your Own Sugar Scrub

Home Made Sugar Scrubs I was a bit skeptical about the effectiveness of home made sugar scrubs, but figured I would give it a try.  After searching and browsing the Internet for ideas and different recipes ...

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How Does My Garden Grow

This year is the first year that we have attempted to grow a garden.  These are just a few pictures I took yesterday of some of the plants we have growing.  I'm so excited that ...

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Reupholstering a Toddler Chair

I got this Dora rocker from a local thrift shop for $15 and my daughter has gotten plenty of use out of it. I considered throwing it away but thought I might be able to ...

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Blue Apron Unboxing and Review

I like to try new things and subscription boxes have been my latest thing to try. There's so many of them out there, that as a consumer it would be very hard to decide on ...

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Socks Cat

I'd like to take a moment and tell you a story about how I rescued a cat that became a part of our family.First of all, I began pet sitting as a way to make ...

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5 Tips to Get You Through A Colonoscopy Prep

In 2007, I suffered an extreme trauma to my body, where I nearly lost my life. The trauma was onset by a domestic abuse situation and was caused by my then significant other, who had ...

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Madison Reed Hair Color Delivers!

I got to try out the Madison Reed line of hair colors and I was really happy with the way my color turned out. My photos probably don't show as well as I would like ...

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Yes, Oh Yas! Subscription Box Review

Who Loves Subscription Boxes?***Looks around***This girl OBVIOUSLY! LMAO!I recently became a subscriber and ambassador for Yes, Oh Yas beauty subscription boxes and this is my very first video unboxing of their October box.Want Your Own?You ...

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Zoya Nail Polish; FABFITFUN Subscription Box Review

I had the extreme pleasure of testing some wonderful products from FABFITFUN, Zoya fingernail polish was just one of the amazing items I received.Hands Down Zoya is Amaze!Before applying the Zoya nail polish, I literally ...

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4 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.Summer has to be one of the most grueling times of the year for Floridians. We ...

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Dermablend Professional Cover Cream Review

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.I received the Dermablend Professional Cover Cream product as part of the Amazon Vine reviewing program. ...

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Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp 2017

As a blogger with US Family Guides, I had the awesome opportunity of signing one of my children up for a week of free soccer camp with a coach from Challenger Sports. I initially signed ...

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Mountain Dew Black, White, and Green Label Product Review

This post contains affiliate links, any purchases made through these links will result in monetary commissions or compensations paid to the owner of this blog.Source: Amazon Review of Mountain Dew Label Series Variety PackMountain Dew Black, ...

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Old Luggage Turned Into Art

I am always looking for new and creative ways to turn old junk into something unique.  I like to frequent thrift shops and flea markets looking for items to give new life to.  I like ...

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Fun Ways to Make Easter Less Toxic

**Please note that affiliate/referral links are used in this post and commissions may be earned by using these links** Easter can be a very fun time of the year when it comes to decorating and preparing ...

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Easter Egg Decorating, Fun & Safe

Easter can be a very fun time of the year when it comes to decorating and preparing for the day.  You can save money and the environment by choosing to be “green” with your creativity.  ...

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How to Make Powdered Laundry Soap

How to Make Powdered Laundry Soap

I must admit that after a few months of making the liquid laundry soap I am a bit overwhelmed.  The entire process takes longer than I desire and it can get quite messy.  I am ...

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Label Daddy Saves Your Summer Clothes at Camp!

Most kids enjoy at least one week away from their parents during summer at a camp. No matter what the age group may be, they are bound to misplace a garment or shoe while they ...

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Book Your Winter Vacation to Steamboat Springs, Colorado Early!

Summer is quickly coming to an end and I can't believe how fast it went by. Just like that, kids and parents everywhere are prepping to go back to school. While they're getting their back ...

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O.R.G. Skincare: Mineral Peel Face Review

I received this product as part of my FabFitFun editor edition subscription box.When I first received this product, I was a little perplexed on its application and use. It's a fine spray that you use ...

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Enroll Your Child in British Soccer Camp For Summer!

British Soccer Camps are the most popular soccer camp in the US.With an innovative curriculum that develops skills, speed and confidence in players ages 3-18, The British Soccer Camp provide boys and girls with the ...

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