Meet My Not-So-Everyday Hero, My Spouse {#ChevySalutes}

Diary of a Chic Mommy

ShareTweet Compensation for this post was provided by Chevrolet via MSB New Media, All opinions expressed in this piece are my own. My husband joined the military right out of high school. He was around 19 when he left for basic training in 1999. In the beginning he wasn’t so sure that he would make the military his career or not. He started out in the Army Reserves and shortly after he completed both basic training and AIT (Advanced Individual Training) he decided to {Read More}

Jockey Skimmies® Slipshorts: A Wardrobe Essential {#SkimmiesPromo}

Jockey Skimmies Slipshorts

ShareTweet The newest underwear in the Jockey® collection is the Skimmies®. It is a new silhouette in underwear. They are described as a slipshort which looks pretty similar to shorts yet functions like a slip while it smooths and provides a seamless look under your outfit.As a curvy girl I’m here to tell you that thigh rub is no joke so when Jockey® thought of this collection I thank them for keeping us curvy girls in mind. The Jockey Skimmies® are {Read More}

Military Appreciation Month with #ChevySalutes

Military Appreciation #ChevySalutes

ShareTweet Compensation for this post was provided by Chevrolet via MSB New Media, All opinions expressed in this piece are my own. Many of my family members have served or are serving in the military. Two of my mom’s younger brothers both served in the military. My youngest uncle served in the U.S. Navy for about 6 years and my other uncle served in the U.S. Army for 14 years before he was medically retired so I’m very well aware of the challenges that they {Read More}

Child Hunger Ends Here with Congra Foods & H-E-B (#childhunger)

Child Hunger with H-E-B

ShareTweet It’s sad and unfortunate to know that so many children go without food or when they will eat their next meal. More than one in five children, including more than one in four Latino children, in the U.S. may not know where their next meal is coming from. That’s nearly 16 million children, a number that could fill 8,000 playgrounds.Children who experience even intermittent struggles with hunger may suffer serious, long-term consequences to their health, well-being and educational achievement. What’s more, being hungry robs kids of the promise {Read More}

Champions for Kids: {The Importance of Breakfast for Kids} #SIMPLEGiving

Champion for Kids

ShareTweet I recently found out about Champion Kids and I love what this program stands for. Growing up as a child my mother made it known that breakfast was the most important meal of the day and she made sure that my sister and I were up on time every morning even on the weekends so that we would have a full stomach before we headed off to school. As I became a mom and had kids of my own I {Read More}

Fit Style with Athleta’s City Pants

Athleta's City Pants

ShareTweet As a busy mom of two and constantly on the go it’s important for me to be comfortable and stylish at the same time.  Every since I decided to change my lifestyle to be fit I have been including a workout as part of my daily regime and to find out about these comfy, yet stylish City Pants from Athleta I was beyond excited. They are THE most comfortable workout pants EVER and I really mean that lol. They {Read More}

Tasty & Delicious Pies to Try

Tasty Delicious Pies

ShareTweet To celebrate Pi Day I wanted to share with you some delicious pies to try. What is Pi Day you may ask….Pi Day is observed on March 14th, since 3, 1, and 4 are the three most significant digits of π in the decimal form (. They each are the perfect dessert to have with any meal and are some of my favorites and I have inspired a few that I would love to try on my own. I’m {Read More}

The Little Things Go a Long Way

Tide Pods & Gain Flings

ShareTweet This post is sponsored by P&G. Save on NEW Gain Flings and Tide Pods at Target. Text CLEAN to Target (827438) for mobile coupons*. Laundry is the thing that I dread the most as a mom and I’m sure I’m not the only person that feels this way. With that being said it was so refreshing when I tried out both the Tide Pods and Gain Flings. The thing that stood out the most was the simplicity of them both. {Read More}

The Perfect Valentine’s Date + Winter’s Tale Movie

Winter's Tale-Couple

ShareTweet In  my opinion one day a year isn’t enough to celebrate the love you have for your significant other. Each and every single day should be filled with the love and compassion that you have for each other, but Valentine’s Day should just have that special touch. As mentioned in a previous post my perfect date for Valentine’s Day would have to be a date night in with my husband over candle light dinner, but after watching the movie trailer for Winter’s {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Date Night Ideas #KYdatenight #ad

Date Night Ideas with K-Y

ShareTweet  Disclosure: I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. Hello Lovelies & Happy Monday!  It’s important as a couple to keep intimacy in your relationship. I’m sure we all have been guilty of neglecting our significant other at some point, but it’s important to remember to take time out for one another away from our personal lives to keep the spice {Read More}