Health/Beauty

By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Feb 20th, 2017
1 Comment
313 Views
The weather is changing and the time between the first 60-degree day and, well, consistent 60-degree weather is arriving earlier than anticipated. This awkward time of year, with its appropriately awkward name, “Sprinter,” began this weekend. Have no fear, for TJMaxx.com is here! Check out these highlighted three winter-to-spring looks, with the latest on-trend de...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Feb 3rd, 2017
8 Comments
1956 Views
Becoming a mother or father is something many of us look forward to in our lives. But what if becoming a mother or father seems out of your grasp due to infertility issues? While I feel I was very lucky to get pregnant easily with my 3 boys, I do know women and men who […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Jan 24th, 2017
25 Comments
2391 Views
You’ve heard it before – one of the most rewarding and challenging jobs is that of being a parent. I believe it’s totally true too! As a parent, I want the very best for my children. When they’re sick, I give them medicine and sometimes it gets to the point where they need to go […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Jan 3rd, 2017
25 Comments
3263 Views
It’s hard to believe that it’s already 2017, but it’s really here! This Christmas was an awesome one! Our kids were so happy and thankful, as was I. If you know me or follow my social media channels, you know I love the color purple. This holiday season, my husband and I were shopping at […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Jan 2nd, 2017
1 Comment
1593 Views
I love makeup and there are so many different brands out there! One that I recently discovered is IT Cosmetics. I really like their products and found their holiday collection at ULTA when I was there last and online at Ulta.com! Thanks to the Team at IT Cosmetics, I received the holiday collection and it’s great! Included in […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health/Beauty
Dec 23rd, 2016
0 Comments
1134 Views
I love makeup! You can see this statement is completely true if you follow my Instagram account, work at a beauty store (Sephora, Ulta, Macy’s), or are my husband or friend. In fact, I have an entire corner of our bedroom setup and dedicated to my makeup and beauty products. So when a new product comes […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Dec 21st, 2016
1 Comment
1592 Views
This happens every year… you get invited to an ugly holiday sweater party, but don’t have anything to wear. I know I’ve been in this position before and it can be stressful trying to find that perfect ugly sweater to show off!  Stress no more! This season, T.J.Maxx & Marshalls are offering a variety of […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Body
Dec 19th, 2016
6 Comments
1231 Views
This is a sponsored post written for Neutrogena. I was compensated and provided complimentary products for this post. All opinions are my own. Winter is in full swing and here on the Central Coast, it’s usually not too harsh compared to other places. However, the other day we did have a cold spell and it […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Dec 15th, 2016
66 Comments
2545 Views
If you know me, you know how much I love my makeup! It’s fun to collect and play with and use to create different looks for different occasions! When it comes to shopping (especially this holiday season), I do the majority of it online. It’s awesome! I can sit in front of my computer, in […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 22nd, 2016
4 Comments
1102 Views
Ask anyone in my family what I think about the holidays and they’ll tell you I love them! However, along with the holidays comes traveling and colds and lots of yucky stuff, too! I mean, let’s face it – the holidays tend to be the time of year when we stray from our normal patterns. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 22nd, 2016
0 Comments
1064 Views
My life is a busy! I’m a wife, mom, blogger and entrepreneur. Taking care of my family, running a blog and running a business can really take a lot of effort and energy…sometimes leaving mommy tired and exhausted. When I’m tired or exhausted, I am often also cranky, snappy and sometimes emotionally stressed. That’s when […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 21st, 2016
0 Comments
1006 Views
This post was sponsored by Nature Made® as a part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. With 6 kids, 1 husband, two businesses and everyday life, I am a pretty busy lady! Let’s not forget about the closely approaching hustle and bustle of the holidays! I don’t have time to be sick or down […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Nov 21st, 2016
3 Comments
538 Views
In honor of it’s recent 25th anniversary, Disney’s classically beloved film, Beauty & the Beast, just released a new trailer for it’s upcoming 2017 release! Cue feeling super old… In honor of the movie’s milestone birthday, T.J.Maxx & Marshalls have compiled the best of Beauty & the Beast inspired fashion and home entertaining essentials. Whether […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Nov 18th, 2016
1 Comment
601 Views
The holidays are here and that means a lot of things to do, places to go and people to spend time with. The last thing you need to be worrying about is a leak, right? Ok ladies, let’s get personal. I don’t know about you, but my body changed after having kids. I remember watching […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health / Personal Living
Nov 4th, 2016
4 Comments
2030 Views
I don’t know about you, but I love to feel pampered! Whether it’s getting my hair or nails done, a massage or applying a face mask, I love to be pampered. Lately, I’ve been really into doing facial masks. It’s amazing how relaxing they are and how soft and smooth my face feels after applying […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Giveaways
Nov 3rd, 2016
27 Comments
2315 Views
As a mom to 6 children, I can completely and totally attest that it definitely makes a difference when I don’t get a good night’s sleep. I’m tired, more irritable and find it difficult to complete all the daily tasks I need to do at an optimum level. Getting good sleep is not only necessary […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Family
Oct 31st, 2016
3 Comments
1619 Views
This post includes affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Happy Halloween! I hope you all have a Happy Halloween! I love this day because I have great memories as a kid dressing up and trick-or-treating. Our kids I hope have great memories as well. My husband did an awesome job ordering all of their […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Fashion
Oct 31st, 2016
2 Comments
1335 Views
I love shopping at T.J.Maxx & Marshalls! There are so many different things I can find – makeup, jewelry, luggage, home decor, shoes and clothes. With winter just around the corner, it’s time to start looking for a new coat for our family. I love clothes shopping, but there are so many different styles to […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Oct 24th, 2016
2 Comments
815 Views
This post was sponsored by Nature Made® as a part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. With 6 kids, 1 husband, two businesses and everyday life, I really don’t have the time to be sick or down. You never really realize how much you do and how many people depend on you until your […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Health
Oct 24th, 2016
3 Comments
892 Views
I love this time of year! The leaves on trees are changing colors, the weather is cooling down and Fall is here. However, with the arrival of Fall comes the dreaded allergy season. Let’s talk about the lowdown of Fall allergies. All About Allergies What IS an allergy? An allergy is the body’s hypersensitivity to […]...
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