Friday Chatter~Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do

Happy Friday! The song I chose this week is Love Me Like You Do by Ellie Goulding. You may already know the song from 50 Shades of Grey movie. No I haven't seen the movie nor do I plan on seeing it but this song is awesome. I hope you have had a great week! … [Read more...]

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Initials, Inc. YBL Case in Calypso Key Giveaway

      I have pretty much only been carrying the Townie ever since I received it. The style is so versatile, it goes with just about everything. More importantly, it's the most functional and comfortable to carry bag that I now own, and I just love it! I have received numerous … [Read more...]

FabKids March

FabKids Review March 2015

I am thrilled that I got to review for the incredible subscription company FabKids. If you don’t aren’t familiar with FabKids, they are a monthly subscription service for children’s’ clothing. They have clothing option for boys and girls sizes 2-12. The subscription is $29.95 a month. You can also … [Read more...]

Pineapple Coconut Poke Cake

Pineapple Coconut Poke Cake Recipe

I am really excited about this new project that I am involved with, Pinterest Remakes. Each month I will be choosing a Pin on Pinterest for inspiration to make something of my own. This month my inspiration is a pin I found for a Boston Cream Poke Cake, you can see the Pin here. I used the … [Read more...]


BoCandy Subscription Service

As most of you know I love subscription services, and so does my family. We love being able to try new things that we might not be able to get where we live. BoCandy is a great example of that. BoCandy is a subscription service that sends you candy from all over the world. We lived in Europe for a … [Read more...]

Ozeri Electric Wine Opener with Aerating Pourer

Ozeri Electric Wine Opener with Aerating Pourer

Ozeri is a brand I always trust. I have reviewed several of their products, and I always love them. I have a bad shoulder so opening wine bottles with regular corkscrews are hard on me. I struggle twisting the cork screw and sometimes end up with removing only part of the cork. Nothing is worse than … [Read more...]


Wordless Wednesday~Swinging On A Bird Feeder

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Last Minute Easter Gifts from

It I hard to believe Easter is just two weeks away. Are you prepared? Whether you are a busy parent or a distant grandparent, you can get last minute Easter gifts at! They offer a vast selection of products for Easter starting at $24.99. I had the opportunity to receive the … [Read more...]


Disney Into The Woods Movie Release

This Tuesday March 24, 2015 Disney Into The Woods will be released on DVD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, Disney Anywhere and Digital HD. Into The Woods is musical that combines a variety of fairy tales which includes an added twist. My husband and I love this movie. The way the fairytales are intertwined is … [Read more...]


BIG Winner Announcement

The winner of the $125 Kohl's GC has been announced below. The email has been sent out and the winner has 24 hours to claim the prize. CONGRATULATIONS! Entry-Form … [Read more...]

Friday Chatter~Mary J. Blige – Doubt

TGIF! Happy Friday! This week’s song is from Mary J. Blige the song title is Doubt. If you are in need of some inspiration this song is for you, I know I totally relate to the message. I always look to music for inspiration. Where do you go to find yours? As always have a safe and happy weekend. … [Read more...]

DIY Homemade Bird Feeder

DIY Homemade Bird Feeder

I am so happy that it is almost Spring! The trees are finally starting to get some buds on them, and the birds and squirrels are slowly making an appearance at my house. I love to feed the visiting critters at my house because it makes my small backyard come alive. I have been making DIY homemade … [Read more...]


Wordless Wednesday-Quote

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Yankee Giveaway

Yankee Candle Air Freshener Giveaway

My So Called Balanced Life is thrilled to assist in the promotion of this fragrant giveaway! Momknowsbest2 is giving away the following air fresheners. (1) Island Holiday 3pack: Coconut Bay, Mango Peach Salsa and Tahitian Tiare Flower, (1) Beach Party 3pack: Sandcastles, Beach Towel and Fruit … [Read more...]

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Eylure False Eyelashes

I am sure most of you are familiar with my love of beauty products; I am always looking for the latest and greatest products to incorporate into my daily routine. I am on a budget, so I am also looking for a good value. Eylure False Eyelashes are a product that I always turn to when I want to add a … [Read more...]