Back To School Beauty Bag Trends with Glossier

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Can you believe the summer is pretty much over and it’s time for another school year?! As a mom and educator, a new school year always symbolizes a new start–especially when it comes to beauty items. As the seasons change, there are a few rules to keep in mind to keep your skin at its best.

Rule number 1: it’s very important to check the expiration dates on your beauty items.

Rule number 2: decide what products to keep or toss.

Rule number 3:change up your makeup and/or skincare according to either the cooler or warmer temperatures.

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Camp Goodnites Nighttime Underwear with The Moms

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If you have children, you know that bed wetting is something that you may have to face as your child grows up. While every child is different, if you’re dealing with a child that is experiencing bedwetting, I’ve learned some helpful tips from The Moms, Tamera Mowry-Housley and Dr. Heather Wittenberg at the Camp Goodnites Nighttime Underwear event!

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Car Safety with Nissan

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A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a car safety event courtesy of the Nissan Bloggin Mamas Safety Academy. I learned so many interesting tips about cars that really surprised me. For example, did you know that kids under 13 should always sit in the backseat? With the summer travel season around the corner, let’s get into some car safety tips:

  • Each car passenger should buckle their seatbelt regardless of age
  • Seatbelts can reduce the risk of injury by at least 50%
  • Kids care seats do expire (check those expiration dates!)
  • Kids are 12x distracting to the driver than talking on a cellphone
  • Car crashes are the leading cause of death for latinos 1-34
  • Check vehicles VIN for open recalls, recall repairs are free

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Off The Shoulders in Chambray

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Summer is officially here in NYC! Okay–not really, but I love when temperatures hit that 90 degree mark. For me, hot–temperatures put me in the best of moods since I get to wear all styles of dresses, skirts and sandals! Of course, some people loathe heatwaves, but my motto is bring it on. Summer temperatures also mean off the shoulder errythang.

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Armitron’s Mom’s Time Out Event

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Still thinking of a great gift for Mother’s Day? Then you need to check out Armitron’s latest watch collection for Mom or any other special lady in your life. I was invited to a “Mom’s Time Out” event courtesy of media influencers Audrey and Vera where we explored the latest watch trends in styles like rose gold, mesh and an eye-catching nude watch with swarovski crystal accents.

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Spring Beauty with Dove and Baby Dove

Disclosure: I received the Baby Dove and the rest of the Dove products for review. My opinions are 100% my own.

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Did you know Dove had a new Baby Dove collection?! That’s right, Dove officially released its Baby Dove collection which includes the Rich Moisture and the Sensitive Moisture collection. Both collections are great for a baby’s delicate skin. (Of course, if you have specific questions on what is suitable for your baby–please contact your doctor). I was sent the Baby Dove Rich Moisture collection which takes care of all of your baby’s hygienic needs.

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The Mane Choice Pink Lemonade and Coconut Hair Collection

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I love exploring new natural (textured) hair products. A few weeks ago I was invited to The Mane Choice event for the release of their new Pink Lemonade and Coconut Collection. The collection includes the Pink Lemonade & Coconut Anti-Oxidant & Texture Beautifier Curl Boosting Sherbet, Beautifier Mousse, Beautifier Shampoo and Conditioner, and the White Willow Bark and Cucumber Baby Collection. Founded by CEO Courtney Adeleye, The Mane Choice is commemerating its fourth year.

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Simply Summer’s Eve and Surf with Momtrends

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Are you into fitness and an overall healthy lifestyle? I’ll be honest. My eating habits need a bit of help–and as for exercising, I’d rather be lazy on the couch. But as I’m creeping into the mid 30’s, developing a healthier way of life is of the utmost importance for myself and for my family. So when I was invited to a special workout at Surfset New York City by Momtrends, my vow to become a healthier me became a reality.

This exclusive Momtrends event, wasn’t just about working out, but also to discover the latest collection from feminine hygiene brand Summer’s Eve, titled “Simply Summer’s Eve.” The new line of feminine cleansers includes a gentle foaming  wash in coconut water and mandarin blossom as well as individually packaged cleansing cloths.

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Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder

Disclosure: I received these products complimentary of Influenster.

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I’m always on the look out for the latest innovations when it comes to beauty. Whether it’s makeup or skincare, I love any product that will help me look my best. That said, I was so excited to receive the new Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder from Influenster. So what makes this loose powder so different from the rest of the market?

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