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Red Carpet Premiere of Gnomeo & Juliet | My Experience on the Red Carpet

As I'm sure you are all very well aware, I was invited to LA for the Red Carpet Premiere of Gnomeo & Juliet with 20 other fabulous mommy bloggers.  This weekend was absolutely magical and I'm going to try my best to get my experiences down in words. My weekend started at 2:30 pm on Friday as I boarded the plane headed to LA trying to fight … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday | Gnomeo and Juliet Red Carpet Premiere

That's me behind Elton John and David Furnish at the Red Carpet Premiere of Gnomeo and Juliet! … [Read more...]

Hollywood and Beverly Hills, Here I Come

That's right, folks! This Friday, this shy Texas girl is leaving my quite country living and flying out west to California to meet some other amazing mommy bloggers for the Red Carpet Premiere of Gnomeo & Juliet. Um, to be honest...I'm totally freaking out.  It's bad enough that I'm fashionably challenged, but I'm going to be face-to-face … [Read more...]

Help for the Fashion Challenged

I admit it.  I'm fashion challenged. Wanna know what's worse than being fashion challenged?  Being fashion challenged when you have an upcoming trip to LA to walk the red carpet with Elton John.  That's what! So, I've been stressing the last couple of weeks wondering what the heck I'm going to wear around LA and Beverly Hills!  Remember y'all. … [Read more...]

Please Vote for My Hillshire Farm Sandwich + Help Me Donate 5K to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Do you remember last month when I went to Chicago to the Sara Lee Kitchens?  Well, I can now spill the beans about my trip and how much I need your help. While I was there I was asked to create a sandwich with regional flair.  Being that I'm from Texas the only thing I could think of was BBQ.  So that is what I did. I created a super simple … [Read more...]

Bringing in the New Year

Since becoming a parent, my New Year celebrations aren't what they used to be.  This year our band, 413, played at a local church, where they served fingers foods and then we headed home.  Nothing too exciting, no fireworks, just family and music. I will say that we enjoyed some quick, delicious food though! Remember my review of the Tyson … [Read more...]

Wanting a Baby After a Vasectomy

I was sure we were done, so sure that I talked my husband into a vasectomy. We had three beautiful children and my life felt complete. I had the perfect family. But... Now, my heart longs for a new baby in our family.  I can't explain it.  I've tried finding an explanation to this feeling deep down inside.  The way I feel when I see a baby. … [Read more...]

The Best Gift I Ever Gave

SWAGG is a free mobile app (download here) that lets you shop smarter using your mobile phone. Buy, send or swap SWAGG GIFTS and organize your old school plastic gift cards. For every download of the app between now and Dec. 31, 2010, SWAGG will donate $1 to Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) , up to $125,000. Clever Girls Collective and SWAGG are … [Read more...]

I’m at it Again

I'm about to board a plane.  Who would of thought.  A little ole country girl flying around this beautiful country.  This year has been a complete whirlwind, but I've had an absolute blast. I'm headed out to Chicago to go to the Sara Lee kitchens and meet with the folks at Hillshire Farm.  I'm competing in a sandwich making competition, where I'm … [Read more...]

I’m in Boston

I'm enjoying my time here in Boston meeting new bloggers, talking with friends and spending time with the folks at T.J. Maxx and Marshalls.  I'll be heading back in just a couple of hours for my 4 hour plane ride home.  I can't wait to see my husband and children again. Once I get back I have tons of goodies to bring you for my Christmas Gift … [Read more...]