Jersey Girl Goes Texas

I’ve been offline from my own blog for eight months. That may be a record. What was I doing? MOVING across the country from farmland New Jersey to San Antonio Texas. After being born and raised here and then raising my own kids in Jersey, it was time to leave.

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Bring Your Kid To Work Day 2016

As a the founder of a family-owned small business as well as a parent, I feel it is vital that children be allowed to see up close what it takes to not only run a company but integrate it within a family. As you can see from the photo, I kept both my kids quite busy for the day!

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Old Navy Spring Dress Haul

I can’t resist a great deal, especially on an item that I wear or use constantly. Last year I picked up two spring dresses from Old Navy and they quickly became my ‘go to’ outfit for warm spring days and most of the summer.

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L’Oreal Ever Cleansing Balm Review

I know you aren’t supposed to wash your hair every day but I go to the gym and NEED to wash my hair every day. Before I the elliptical took over my mornings it was easy to go two or three days without shampooing but that’s just not possible anymore.

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Keep Calm and Drive a Mustang

Sometimes life just hands you a cool opportunity. This is one of them. Ford Motor Company contacted me and asked if I’d like to take a Ford Mustang for a spin for a few days. I couldn’t respond “HECK YEAH!” fast enough!

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The Life and Death of a Hobby

Over a decade ago, long before this blog, I owned a retail store that specialized in paper arts and scrapbooking. Part of that business was a wholesale division that made custom laser cut embellishments. I would sell to my own customers and fill orders for other stores across the country. The machine I purchased to manufacture these embellishments was $12,000. Yes. Twelve thousand dollars. Just to cut designs in paper.

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