Where do you go when you want a the best rest at a hotel?


This post brought to you by Sleep Inn® by Choice Hotels®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of I am the Maven®. Everyone knows we should get a good nights’ rest. It’s essential for good health. When I don’t get enough shut eye, I’m pretty grumpy, just ask my husband. I go to […]

Planning a family vacation? How about the Hyatt? {$500 Giveaway!}


This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic It’s that time of year. I’m in the midst of holiday planning and all I can think of getting away. The rain is coming down and there is constant chill in the […]

It’s time for your next cruise!

This is a Fashionista Events opportunity. Ever been on a cruise or or if it’s been too long since your last cruise how about a special from Avalon Waterways!Maybe now is the time! *Save up to $1,500 per couple on 2016 Avalon Europe River Cruises. The offer begins on 9/14 and ends on 10/31, with […]

Taking CloudPets™ to Visit Grandparents

The CloudPets™ visit grandparents! #CloudPetsForever AD

In May, my mom came for her bi-annual visit to Seattle. At about the same time, my kids discovered CloudPets™ on TV. They quickly figured out how they worked and began asking their “Nanni” (my mom) for them. Now, they are taking them with them when they go to visit her this weekend.

Traveling with Kids: Preparing for the Baby Blowout

A small basket with baby blowout essentials #MagicBabyMoments AD

This shop about preparing for the baby blowout has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MagicBabyMoments #CollectiveBias Even if you are a well seasoned parent, the baby blowout is always a moment you place in the far reaches of your mind. My husband has referred to it […]

4 Simple Steps for Road Trip Prep

Don't miss this list of road trip prep ideas #FueltheLove AD

This shop about simple steps for road trip prep has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FuelTheLove #CollectiveBias 4 Simple Steps for Road Trip Prep We’re planning an epic road trip this summer to the Grand Canyon (planning being the key word, but hey, a girl can […]