Class is In Session! Get Educated in Skin Care with RoC Academy

RoC Party

A short time ago I brought you a review of the RoC Retinol Correxion Skincare line that my mom and I enjoyed. They were light, creamy and oil-free. While my mom has been happily using the products for the last two weeks; I have been doing some studying at the RoC Academy.  Not only did I gain enough information to answer some of the beauty questions you … [Read more...]

Can The Nokia Lumia Icon Keep Up On Our Family Vacation?

Nokia Lumia Icon

Everyone knows how much I geek out over new gadgets - especially new cell phones. So what better way to kick off my 3 week 'vacation' to Florida than with the delivery of a phone easily known for it's entertainment value, the Nokia Lumia Icon.  The experience begins with a  large 5in screen that combines Nokia ClearBlack Technology, … [Read more...]

What Are Your Skincare Issues? Wrinkles? Sun Damage? Let’s Chat.

RoC Skincare

As a 43 year old mom of five, and grandmother to three precious grand-babies, my mom looks phenomenal! But like many women, many years of chasing and laughing with kids is starting to show. She often complains about laugh lines and crows feet along her smile and eyes. The crux of it is, she has always taken great care of her skin and has taught me to do the same. Her … [Read more...]

Is Breakfast Part of Your Morning Routine?


We're officially half way through the school year and I've noticed something about the evolution of our morning routine. It's getting shorter. On the first day of school I awoke early (didn't even hit snooze) and made my toddler a very special breakfast. Both my husband and I helped her prepare for the day and dropped her off at school. On her first turn to bring … [Read more...]

Staying Charged with my Halo Galaxy S4 Power Case


I remember the first press trip I ever attended for Disney a little over a year ago. I boarded the plane, my carry on packed to the brim with a laptop, two cameras, cell phone, and numerous charging cords. Everything was fully charged so as to hit the ground running and impress the socks off my editor.  Then came the first press day - we were heading to … [Read more...]

Is Disney’s Get a Horse! Made From Old Footage? #DisneyFrozenEvent

get a horse mickey and minnie model sheet

As someone who regularly watches and reviews new Disney features, I've found that I recently began looking forward to the animated shorts before the movies just as much as the movies themselves. Because I often have the opportunity for behind the scenes looks at a the amount of work that goes into Disney shorts, I can definitely appreciate the amount of work that goes … [Read more...]