Let Your Hair Down Friday 4/27/12

My rant:

Do you prefer your backstabbing to be a secretive wave of gossip shared between an exclusive group or out publicly to everyone but you? This past week I’ve experienced both forms and let me tell you I am agitated to say the least. While I am not going to go into the specifics of each

By |April 27th, 2012|Let Your Hair Down Friday|1 Comment

Watch This Wednesday: A Visit Way Back

Did you know I was in a Disney Commercial?

Yep! Back in 1998, Disney took over Central Park in NY to shoot a commercial for Animal Kingdom as it made its debut. There were about 1200-1300 of us high schoolers from throughout NY who practiced for about five (5) weeks to prepare this lovely

By |April 25th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

Storms Are Temporary

Spiritual Sunday- This is a weekly post in which I will discuss my spiritual beliefs.

Less than a month ago, I hit a really rough patch. I’m talking a patch so deep, I temporarily wound up with a -$700 deficit in my bank account with impending expenses of over $2000, and the knowledge that I needed to move

By |April 22nd, 2012|Get to Know Heather|1 Comment

I’m claiming my blog on BlogLovin’

Bloglovin’ is a service that allows you to easily follow other blogs, as well as allow people to easily follow you. It is the non-techie rss reader.

Follow my blog with Bloglovin

By |April 21st, 2012|Blogging|0 Comments

Brand Ambassadorships: Are they effective?

I’ve been blogging professionally for three years and from time to time, I have participated in brand ambassadorship programs. In that time, I have seen what works, what doesn’t, and have come up with new ideas for these programs. For those of you who are not sure what they are, they are basically a promotional campaign involving individuals

By |April 21st, 2012|Mama' Bassador Programs|6 Comments

420 & Other Things That Get You High

Howdy folks! It’s officially Let Your Hair Down Friday again on the blog, so it’s time to let loose on my rants and raves for the week. Warning: This is my one post of the week where I write what I want, no holds barred. If you are easily offended, strongly judgemental, or would prefer

By |April 20th, 2012|Let Your Hair Down Friday|0 Comments

Disneynature’s Chimpanzee Opens Today

Today, April 20th, Disneynature will take moviegoers deep into the forests of Africa with CHIMPANZEE, a new True Life Adventure for the entire family that introduces an adorable baby chimp named Oscar and his entertaining approach to life in a remarkable real life story of family bonds and individual triumph.

In addition, Disneynature has teamed up

By |April 20th, 2012|Mommy Moments|0 Comments

Watch This Wednesday: We’re Not Young

Thanks to Yahoo, I found this rather funny video set to go viral called, “We’re Not Young.” It’s a spoof of “We Are Young” by Fun. I have been milling around doing theme days on my blog so I decided to make Wednesday “Watch This Wednesday.” While I predominantly plan to vlog on Wednesday myself,

By |April 18th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|2 Comments

HP and Staples Make It Easy, Free to Recycle Electronics Nationwide

Consumers can recycle electronics every day at

Staples Stores throughout the United States

PALO ALTO, Calif., FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 12, 2012 – HP (NYSE: HPQ), the world’s largest technology company, together with Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), the world’s largest office products company and second largest e-commerce company, today announced free electronics recycling for all brands of

By |April 17th, 2012|General Business|0 Comments

MTV Tr3s Premieres New Show Tonight

I was just recently contacted about a new show MTV’s Tr3s is launching named, “Quiero Mi Baby.” It is part of their #1 “Quiero Mi” series of reality shows that explore cross-cultural parenting. Being that my husband is Puerto Rican and I am basically a Caucasian mutt, I can totally relate to the challenges of having a bi-cultural & bilingual

By |April 16th, 2012|Gringa Goes Latina|0 Comments

Miami Sights

When I first moved to Miami Beach five years ago, it was one of the most beautiful places I had ever seen. Coming from NY, I had never seen such an array of natural color and pink sidewalks, yes PINK. I must’ve took so many pictures in the first few weeks, including one with my husband

By |April 14th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

Master Lock Password Lock Giveaway

Want to win the lock I reviewed?

Beginning Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 12:01am, you can begin entering to win a Master Lock Password Lock valued at $12.03. Giveaway ends Monday, April 9th, 2012 at 12:01am. Open to US residents ages 18 and older.

Enter via the widget below.

By |April 3rd, 2012|Reviews & Giveaways|2 Comments

Master Lock Password Lock Review

As mentioned in a previous post, Master Lock provided me with an opportunity to review it’s Password Lock (1534D). Gone are the days of the locks that require you to go right, then left, then right, etc. (aah High School). Now you can easily set and open your lock using words.

About the 1534D Password Lock

By |April 3rd, 2012|Reviews & Giveaways|1 Comment

WLRN’s ENERTIPS & Green Boot Camp Challenge

This past Thursday, with my assistance, a handful of moms got the opportunity to attend a sneak preview of WLRN’s new show, ENERTIPS which is scheduled to make its’ debut on Friday, April 6th. The show centers on a family looking to create an energy-conscious community around them and was originally created in Spain, before

By |April 3rd, 2012|Brand Experiences|1 Comment