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New school year, new look with JCPenney

New school year, new look with JCPenney

Back to school shopping is always fun. With a new year brings a new look. JCPenney is here with all of the latest looks the kids will love with affordable prices parents will appreciate.

6 Reasons why you should Netflix and chill

6 Reasons why you should Netflix and chill

So it’s safe to say that everyone and their mama loves Netflix. And unless you’ve been living under a rock, then you know what “Netflix and chill” means. Now, when I titled this “6 reasons why you should Netflix and…

When words fail, send a Christmas card

When words fail, send a Christmas card

A lovely greeting card can speak kindness and peace where awkward words cannot this Christmas season. To me, the holidays are about family. It doesn’t really matter how many presents are under the tree (with 13 grandchildren in the family,…

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Imagine shopping at a Mexican mercado where you can find everything you need under one roof — that’s what I discovered at Northgate Market. Spending time at the grocery store is not my idea of fun, but juggling a large…

Rock star status: Driving the Mazda 6

Rock star status: Driving the Mazda 6

They told me that driving the Mazda 6 in Soul Red would make me feel like a rock star and they weren’t kidding. I drive a hooptie. There is no other way around it. I’d rather skip the finer details…

Halloween: Star Wars-inspired Chewbacca costume

Halloween: Star Wars-inspired Chewbacca costume

Our family loves Star Wars. This Chewbacca costume is simple, cozy and perfect for the person who has a thing for Wookies. When my 16 year-old son spotted this hooded Chewbacca onesie at Target, he immediately grabbed it and ran…

Back to school brings big change for us

Back to school brings big change for us

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Minute Maid and DiMe Media. All opinions are my own. Our back-to-school season is looking a little bit different this year. For the first time ever, I enrolled two of my kids —…

6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

I’m not much of a TV watcher, but when I do, it’s almost always something on Netflix. What did I ever do before I had an iPad, earbuds and Netflix? Some of my favorite movies to watch are about famous…

So Cal beach adventure in the Kia Sedona SXL

So Cal beach adventure in the Kia Sedona SXL

There is nothing like a Southern California road trip down the coast in a sweet ride like the Kia Sedona SXL. I am a born and bred California girl. I can’t imagine not being able to get in my car…

Happy Father’s Dad, Pops: You’re doin’ good

Happy Father’s Dad, Pops: You’re doin’ good

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media. Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions…