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By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Jan 26th, 2016
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Growing up, I wanted to be a Pediatrician. When I attended college, I changed my major several times as there were different jobs I became interested in. I wanted to be an Elementary School Teacher, a Doctor (again), an Accountant, a Marriage and Family Therapist and a School Counselor. As a grownup, I’m happy with […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Dec 22nd, 2015
31 Comments
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Have you ever wondered what it was like to have different jobs? I remember looking at all the different job types when I went to school and I remember researching which ones matched my talents, interests and personality. As an adult, I often wonder what goes into the different jobs out there as well. I […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Dec 15th, 2015
59 Comments
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The holidays are almost here! Can you believe it? Are you still trying to figure out some great gifts to get for her at the last minute? If so, you’ll want to check out LivingSocial – they have everything! Whether it’s beauty products, fashion accessories, clothes, day trips, restaurant visits, or massages, you’ll find it easily […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Dec 15th, 2015
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you have a loved one or friend who uses a wheelchair? If so, you’ll want to check out the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association. It works to improve the lives of individuals with […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Nov 17th, 2015
3 Comments
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Do you love entering giveaways? I do, but part of the difficulty is finding them before they end! Have you ever found a giveaway that is awesome, only to discover it has already ended? Pretty dang frustrating, right? If you love to enter giveaways, you’ll want to check out Daily Giveaway Alert! With Daily Giveaway Alert, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Jun 5th, 2015
23 Comments
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It’s only been a few months since Frank and I got married and I’m just learning about the Best Buy Wedding Registry. Dangit! If only I’d known sooner! I would have totally started a Wedding Registry for Frank and I when we were getting married! There are so many great things you can register for […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Holiday Gift Guide
May 14th, 2015
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It’s almost graduation time! Are you still looking for a gift to give the graduate in your life? Maybe you’re looking for a gift for someone else with a birthday or other special occasion coming up? That’s where SparkGift comes into play! SparkGift is a company that makes it easy to give a gift of […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Apr 28th, 2015
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Did you know that April is National Donate Life Month? PSA is celebrating National Donate Life Month with golfer Erik Compton. For this great cause, Donate Life America and Genentech have developed the “Play Through with Erik Compton to Donate Life.” In the “Play Through with Erik Compton to Donate Life” PSA, Erik Compton, a PGA TOUR golfer [...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Jul 14th, 2014
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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Shire. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Raising a child at any age is challenging, and when it comes to mothers and daughters, the dynamic can be even more complex. What some may dismiss as “typical tween girl behavior” […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Jun 16th, 2014
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I remember being a kid and how excited I was to get a new computer at our school. I remember playing the “Turtle Game” using the keyboard. I mean, when I was a kid (before computers), we had typewriters and had to look up information in encyclopedias and use the Dewey Decimal system. We didn’t […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
Jun 10th, 2014
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nutrisystem for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Losing unwanted weight is good, right?  Well, do you wanna know what’s even better?  Netting some big bucks from your weight loss with a NEW contest – the Nutrisystem Great Escape $40,000 Giveaway! Entering is simple!  […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Product Review
Jun 2nd, 2014
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I have fond memories of Build-A-Bear when my children were little guys. They loved being able to build their own stuffed animal, choose the outfit and name it whatever name they wanted. It was a memorable experience (one for them and for me)!   Build-A-Bear Workshop is as awesome as ever, this time with a […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
May 23rd, 2014
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Atlantic Luggage for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Traveling is fun, but to make traveling even more fun, you need to have good luggage.  Frank and I were recently on the lookout for luggage, but just learned about Atlantic Luggage.  Atlantic Luggage is […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
May 21st, 2014
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This post was sponsored by New York Life. Find out how New York Life can help you and your family Keep Good Going by visiting newyorklife.com/keepgoodgoing How would you like to keep good going?  Keep Good Going is about the idea of perpetuating the personal good that positively affects everyone in your life (your family).  […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
May 19th, 2014
1 Comment
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As a woman, I have dreamed about my wedding day and what I would look like as a bride who walks down the aisle. I’ve imagined what my kids would look like before I was pregnant with them. I’ve even thought about what I’ll look like when I’m a grandma someday. Something I’ve never thought […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Recent Posts
May 12th, 2014
0 Comments
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As a blogger, I have the opportunity to learn about and work with a lot of different companies.  I love it when I come across a company who gives back to the community.  After all, the communities we grow up in end up shaping our lives in more ways than we realize.  As a child, […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Lifestyle
Apr 24th, 2014
2 Comments
1893 Views
When my kids were little, I used to dread shopping anywhere but the grocery store.  Why?  Well, half the time, I didn’t know what to buy and it was really challenging with little kids (who would get bored and antsy rather quickly).  If only  there had been the Shop Your Way Member Assist option back […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Apr 24th, 2014
0 Comments
989 Views
It’s hard to believe that Spring is already here.  With Spring comes more trips to the doctor due to ear infections, colds, allergies, and more.  My kids have health insurance, but I don’t, so when it comes to going to the doctor, it can add up pretty fast.  Thanks to American Well, I can visit […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Apr 23rd, 2014
0 Comments
1971 Views
I used to blog as a hobby, but now blogging (and social media) has become more of a career.  You’ll find me on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and even YouTube – not to mention my blog where I publish posts on a regular basis.  My job in social media also requires me to constantly check […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Apr 16th, 2014
2 Comments
7162 Views
Whether it is time for prom, homecoming or another event that requires you to up the fashion ante, you might find yourself on the hunt for designer pageant dresses. Find a dress and the right accessories, shoes, jewelry, swimwear, ornamental hair combs and barrettes and more. Also, finding something out of the ordinary offers you […]...
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