New Way To Call A Cab – “Curb” Makes It Easy! $15 Off Your First Ride #Sponsored #MC

I've never felt comfortable hailing a cab.  First, I can't ever remember if the light on means they are available, or not available.  It seems awkward to wave my arm in the air.  I can't whistle.  Middle of the block?  Corner?  I never know where to stand.  And the worst? Yes, people have walked right smack in front of me and stolen, yes, stolen, grrrrrr, my cab.  In the rain.  What's a girl to do? Well the days of awkward arm waving, … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport Phone – All Your Fitness Tracking In One Place #SprintMom #MC #Sponsored

I'd heard so many positive things about the Samsung Galaxy.  You, too?  It is one of the most innovative and exciting phones available.  The newest version is perfect for me, it's the Samsung Galaxy S 5 Sport Smart Phone.  Sprint partnered with Samsung, Under Armour and MapMyFitness to provide health and fitness monitoring capabilities in a smart phone.  Not only to track and motivate, but also to analyze and provide instant feedback.  All your … [Read more...]

August Is The Time To Update Your Audio @BestBuy #AudioFest

When is the last time you updated your audio speakers in your home?   Are you like me and love filling your home with music?  If you haven't looked at speakers lately you will be amazed at what is available, both for quality and convenience features.   But where to find out about the latest and greatest quality and convenience features, you ask?  Best Buy is THE destination for audio.  You will not only find about the features … [Read more...]

A Phone That’s Tough and Ready for Anything Summer Can Throw At You! #SprintMom #MC #Sponsored

Toilet Washing Machine Bathtub Kitchen Sink Rain Sweat What is this a list of? The most common ways that people have accidentally destroyed their smartphones by getting them wet. You might have seen some of my other posts talking about how I'm a product ambassador for Sprint.  What does that mean?  I've been lucky enough to try some of the coolest technology available from Sprint and their partners, so I can share the info with you.  My … [Read more...]

The Future Is Now – Isis Wallet #MC #Sponsored

How many times do you walk out the door with just your phone and wallet?  The day is coming when you won't need a wallet anymore and everything that you have in it, will be stored in your phone.  Drop your phone in your pocket and your ready to go!  Isis Wallet is bringing us towards that day.  Whether you use cash or credit, the Isis Wallet can be used to pay for purchases. It took me just a few minutes to download the free Isis Wallet … [Read more...]

Sprint Announces New Samsung Galaxy S 5 Sport – Connected Fitness #sponsored #SprintMom

Sprint has announced a newSamsung Galaxy S 5 Sport phone that will be available July 25th.  The exciting new smartphone has both hardware and software tailored to the fitness-conscious user.  The feature that stood out for me was the heart rate monitor integrated into the phone.  Sprint is partnering with Samsung, Under Armour and MapMyFitness to provide health and fitness monitoring capabilities.  Not only to track and motivate, but also to … [Read more...]

All Types of Gifts for All Types of Grads @BestBuy #GreatestGrad

It's June and that means... GRADUATIONS! We just got an open house invitation in the mail yesterday. Do you have a grad in your life?  Are they moving into new digs and need help setting up?  I think every grad is into the latest gadgets and technology.  There are even more reasons to use technology to keep totally connected while on the go after school ends.  Does your grad have a healthy, athletic nature?  Best Buy has tech and small … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Transformers Ultimate Autobots Edition (2 Games!) for Nintendo DS (US, Ends 6/28)

This special edition combo pack includes 2 games! Transformers Dark of the Moon The Transformers™: Dark of the Moon video game allows players to fight through the epic battles on Earth that will shape the events of the movie. Armed with a brand-new gameplay mechanic, fans will harness the power of Stealth Force to instantly convert to a third, hybrid state that combines the weapons and firepower of robot mode with the agility and … [Read more...]

Fun New Toy, Sphero! Fight Summer Brain Drain with Educational Fun!

We dropped off our dog to be boarded while we're on vacation and my daughter was in tears.  It's traumatic.  She needed something to distract her, and I remembered that I needed to review a toy.  "Hey, baby, want to review a toy?"  "Sniff, sniff, o-kay.  What is it?"  I said, "it's a ball".  Then she saw it.  It lit up and it moved.  And it was a ball.  She grabbed the iPad and then it was... Wow! Oh!   Wow!   Oh my goodness! Giggles. … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Skylanders “Swap Force” Starter Pack for XBox 360 (US, Ends 6/28)

An all-new team of characters can swap their bottom and top halves for unique gameplay experiences. Kids can even bring their older Skylanders in to join the fun - including Giants! The SWAP Force Starter pack comes with the game, two swappable Skylanders, one standard Skylander, and an updated Portal of Power. Includes: 1 Video Game 1 NEW Portal of Power 3 Skylanders Figures 3 Character Sticker Sheets with Secret Codes 3 Trading … [Read more...]

Calling All Music Lovers – The HTC One Harman Kardon Edition Is A DREAM Come True #SprintMom #Sponsored #MC

The HTC One Harman Kardon Edition looks amazing, doesn't it?  I love the brushed metal design, the curves, the champagne gold accents... the feel of the phone.  But what makes the HTC One Harman Kardon Edition different isn't what you see or feel.  What makes the HTC One Harman Kardon Edition phone different, is what you hear. Music is woven all through my life.  It can change my mood in a second.  Many of my best memories are tied to specific … [Read more...]

Top Gifts For Dad This Father’s Day @BestBuy – For Your #GreatestDad!

Is the Dad in your life the one that has to have the latest technology, cutting edge gadget, or newest gizmo?   Then he's the "Gizmo Guru"! Or is he the one that wakes up every party and turns up the volume on the fun, the "Entertainer"?   Maybe, he's the Dad that captures every moment, cherishes every day and keeps memories alive in your family?  He's definitely the "Memory Maker"! The Dad in my life is the "Fitness Fanatic". … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Best Buy! #GreatestMom

Mother's Day is fast approaching!   May 11th is the big day.   Are you looking for gift ideas?   I was delighted to find that Best Buy has made Mother's Day Shopping easy and a sure success.  Do you give your family hints of what to buy you?  Select the persona from the Best Buy Gift Center that best describes your Mom (or yourself), then explore the suggested gift list.  You are sure to find the perfect gift!    The Foodie Mom … [Read more...]

Top 5 Common Scams And How To Protect Yourself Against Them With Norton by Symantec

Disclosure:  This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons.com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. I recently attended a seminar where an attorney from my state's Attorney General Consumer Protection Division gave some helpful tips that I'd like to share with you.  The Attorney General monitors fraud and stays on top of new schemes that criminals use for stealing money … [Read more...]

NCAA Tournament 2014: It’s a Year of Upsets – Catch It All with BestBuy!

Are you watching the NCAA Tournament this year?  It's been true March Madness!  Harvard?  Seriously?  Or how about tenth-seeded Stanford upsetting SECOND seed, Kansas?  Were you screaming at a screen when Ohio State lost? So many upsets, everyone's bracket picks are up for grabs.  I haven't been able to stay home and watch on the big screen this year, but that doesn't mean I don't want to know what's going on.  Our schedule hasn't taken a … [Read more...]

Shopping For The Whole Family At #RadioShack This Holiday Season #Sponsored #MC

Have you been to RadioShack lately? My daughter, mom, and I headed over there for some holiday shopping and we were able to see the new updated look for ourselves.  So far, close to 2,000 stores have completed a "reset" with new paint and interior signage, updating to current brand standards.  The signage was one of the things my mom noticed first - how easy it was to find everything.  By the end of 2013 (very soon!), RadioShack will have more … [Read more...]