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10 Covetable Cool Camera Straps That You Need


My camera is one of my most prized possessions. I love it dearly and have been making more of an effort to wear it everywhere. What better way to use it often, become more familiar and more skilled?  It’s a handy practice as I also don’t want to miss out on all of those moments…

Back to School With AT&T GoPhone

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Thanks to AT&T for providing a GoPhone for us to try and sponsoring this post.  At the start of summer I wrote about a little family GoPhone experiment we were trying out. My youngest son (currently in first grade) has been asking repeatedly for a cell phone. I’m not ready to commit to the expense…

Caviar Facials & Extra Pampering: Kerstin Florian at Spa Montage


I’m a spa snob. Ever since the first time I set foot into Spa Montage, it became hard for any other spa to quite live up to the comparison. The Spa at the Montage Resort, aside from being incredibly close and convenient for me, is my favorite for many reasons. It’s luxurious without being pretentious….

Back to School With Etnies Footwear


  Thanks to Etnies for sponsoring this post and inviting us to come and tour HQ, check out the Skate Park and learn more about the brand. All opinions are my own.  Several years ago I had a chance to tour Etnies HQ and I was so impressed with the brand, the founders, and the…

Knott’s Scary Farm Changes The Face of Haunt

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Thank You Knott’s Scary Farm for Inviting Momfluential to your Haunted Media Event! Halloween is my favorite holiday and I get super giddy and excited when it comes to Knott’s Scary Farm. For Halloween 2014, Knott’s Scary Farm  in Buena Park announced three new terrifying attractions that I am hoping to survive. I am literally…

Unwrapped! 2014 Disney Holiday Gifts Your Kids Will Love


I have a HUGE family and holiday shopping stresses me out.  The whole idea of crowed malls and long lines is something I do not look forward to. To avoid the holiday pandemonium, this year I intend to do a lot of of my shopping online at Disney converted a showroom into…

Back to School: Sol Republic Deck Speaker Giveaway

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I can’t believe that my daughters are already headed back to school next week! Our days are about to become busier.  We’ve been back to school shopping for the last week. So bittersweet! This year tech is high on our list. I’m thrilled to host this Sol Republic Deck Speaker Giveaway. This high quality Motorola speaker…

Maxi Cosi Kaia in Bohemian Blue Eases New Dad Stroller Anxiety


Thanks to Maxi Cosi for providing a Kaia Stroller for testing and review. All opinions are my own.  Coming to the realization that your first child is almost here is an insane feeling. All of a sudden the whole world looks and feels different.  You think of things you have never thought about. Your double dates…

Staycation in Style at Pacific Edge Beach Bungalows in Laguna Beach


Sometimes we need a break from our chaotic lives but don’t have the time to plan a full on vacation. So Cal has a lot to offer, without having to travel very far. So why not plan a staycation and plant your toes in the sand here at home? There’s a perfect local solution. I…

Why The Nabi Dreamtab is a Kid Dream Come True and Parents too!


Thanks to Fuhu for inviting me to tour Nabi HQ, learn more about their products and try out the new DreamTab as well as for providing a Nabi2 for my son & I  to test drive at home. All opinions are my own.  I wasn’t expecting to fall in love with Nabi products. But after…