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5 Easy DIY Halloween Candy Costumes

Halloweekend is here!!!! That’s right, it’s finally the time of Ghosts and Ghouls and Trick-or-Treaters and my favorite – CANDY!!!! If you can’t tell, I’m pretty excited for these next 3 days and I know how to keep you excited about it too! I just love the idea of homemade costumes, homemade decorations, and fun Pinterest parties to celebrate this […] Read more…

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10 Easy Halloween Treats

Enough with the long recipes, forget the tricks, let’s get straight to the treats! With these desserts, you can tell what’s in them just by LOOKING AT THEM! No recipes needed, no complicated “make-from-scratch” knowledge needed, I’ll show you exactly how to make these if you can’t already tell by looking at them. This Halloween […] Read more…

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10 Fabulous Fashion Trends of Fall

Autumn is here and the weather of the season isn’t the only thing that changes. New trends have hit the runway fashion shows from makeup to nails and clothing to hair. I’ve reviewed many sources and the NYC Fashion Runway to bring you the ten most common beauty trends that are in this Fall so […] Read more…

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Blueberry Lemon Layer Cake

Blueberry Lemon Layer Cake! “Take a bite and taste the bursts of bright flavors!” – Sally’s Baking Addiction “Tastes so good I cried at the first bite!” -Anonymous Follower Did you know that eating lemon peels is even more beneficial than the inside of the lemon?? According to New Health Guide, eating lemon peels (grated, […] Read more…

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D.I.Y. Mother’s Day Dried Flower Bouquet

Are you tired of giving your mother (or mother-in-law) a bouquet of flowers that lasts only a few days? Does it make you sad when you see your flowers (or flowers you give someone you care about) wither away, droop over and die? Do you try all you can to preserve the memory of that […] Read more…

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Mother’s Day 2016 Trends: What Mom Really Wants

Mother’s Day is coming around the corner on Sunday, May 11, and thanks to polls and surveys  from our friends at offers.com, we know just what Mom wants this year for Mother’s Day! According to the research, Moms aren’t so much looking for flowers or a box of chocolate, although sweets are always sweet, Mom wants […] Read more…

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Obsessed With Pressed!

Anyone heard of Naked Juice? That super-sweet smoothie that just makes your tastebuds dance? I absolutely love all of their brands! I’ve tried them all and there’s not one that I don’t like. Recently I had the opportunity to taste the new line of cold-pressed juices, Naked Pressed, and I must say, I’m officially obsessed with […] Read more…

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Raising the Bar – Mommy Approved Skincare for Sensitive Skin

Thank you Dove for partnering with me on this post. Visit your local retailer to pick up the Dove Sensitive Skin Beauty Bar today! With Winter in full swing and Spring seeming nowhere in sight, our sensitive skin experiences the daily grind of drying up, breaking out, itching, scratching, turning red, and overproducing oil. Am […] Read more…

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SUPER Easy, 5 INGREDIENT Homemade Ice Cream CAKE

This recipe is soooooooo delightful, delicious and determined to give your party a smile, I GUARANTEE IT! Your guests will crave it every time they visit you and ask you to make it again and AGAIN! Seriously. Also, you can now make the SUGAR-FREE version of this ice cream cake by purchasing all of the […] Read more…

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ON THE GO WORKOUT TIPS

Hey all… it’s me Sonja with your TUESDAY TIMEOUT for Fitness and Health.  Let’s face it… these days we are ALL busy and on the go.  No time for a workout? No such thing!  Take it from me, you can work out even in very busy public places and not get a bit of a […] Read more…

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The CURE for Tangles, Frizz and Unmanageable Curls (for Ethnic and Biracial Hair)

Let’s start with a little humor: My Story: After many many MANY long hard years of PRODUCT AFTER PRODUCT, and tangles the size of full-grown RATS coming out of my hair, and after many tears, frustrations and arguments with hair stylists for matting my hair with their shampoo, I can finally take a breather! A […] Read more…

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Valentine’s Sweetheart Cake

This Valentine’s Day candy cake is the PERFECT treat for your sweetheart, and you can use Sweetheart candies, chocolates or sprinkles to write a sweet love note on top, or draw out a heart! I found a super sweet white layer cake with raspberry jam recipe online at myrecipes.com and used that and it turned […] Read more…

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D.I.Y. Challenge: Valentine Charm Earrings

From the skillfully creative jewelry maker who brought us the “toe ring” tutorial, here’s an easy no-word tutorial on making Valentine earrings that are sure to make any loved one leap for joy! These earrings are easy to make and perfect for beginners, and beautiful to wear! These lovely charms can even be added to […] Read more…

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Beauty Boosters: 7 Healthy Foods That Make You Beautiful

Good morning Ladies! How are your New Years resolutions coming along? Most of us probably have something we want to accomplish this year with weight loss, health, or beauty. I have seven foods that will help you make progress with any of these goals and make you feel better. Isn’t that exciting! These seven food […] Read more…

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10 Cheap DIY Christmas Garlands

I love garlands! They make a huge impact without taking up a lot of space, and they are wonderful for just about any occasion. I’ve been searching for the internet for some great DIY for our upcoming family photos for our Christmas cards. Here are some of my absolute favorites – just click on the […] Read more…

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Mason Jar Gift Ideas

One of my favorite things to play with is a jar. A nice, clean, empty jar has so many possibilities. I think that jars are one of the best items use in simple homemade gifts. With just a little bit of ribbon, fabric, or cute paper, you can make a quick and nifty gift  that […] Read more…

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FREE CLOTHING ANYONE?

Okay, I know I promised I was finished posting all of my Cyber Monday deals, but there’s one more that I really want to share, and it’s not just for Cyber Monday, it’s year-round! Here’s how to get $60 worth of (recycled) designer and brand-name clothing, FREE! There’s this website called “Schoola“. It’s an incredible charity […] Read more…

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Best Cyber Monday 2015 Deals! Including Target, Walmart, Amazon, Best Buy, Petsmart

Black Friday is over and out, and you may have avoided the craziness, but what’s next? All the best peeps in your life deserve nothing but the best gifts this Christmas! What better way to show your appreciation of their awesomeness by finding a great Cyber Monday deal without spending a fortune or stepping foot into a […] Read more…

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Chocolate Caramel Butterscotch Fudge

I had this recipe last night that called for 1 tablespoon of sweetened condensed milk and I was like, what the heck do I do with the rest of the can?? I didn’t want to waste it… so I did my research online and found a perfect way to not only save the milk, but savor it, […] Read more…

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12 Awesome Legging Prints You Never Knew Existed

I’m on a mission to find the HOTTEST styles, most FASHIONABLE trends, and most AWESOME clothing designs! During these past couple of weeks, I became obsessed with leggings after I came across an awesome pair that was soooooo comfortable I didn’t want to take them off! I was looking online at different websites where leggings are sold, and wondering […] Read more…

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