Reviews & Giveaways

  Two of my biggest household expenses are food and laundry. I've been able to cut back on my food shopping by using coupons; however, short of not washing clothes, I haven't been able to cut my laundry bill.  It's an expense I learned to deal with and don't mind paying , especially when I consider the alternative:  tween and [...]


"Milk it does a body good" Do you recall that slogan? I sure do!  But if you didn't, I included a few short clips below to catch you up to date.    This one was SUPER Famous in the 80s.    Or what about this one? It made Milk cool!    Yeah I know, they seem [...]


A few years ago I hired a trainer. He was not only a great trainer, he was also guapisimo/gorgeous! I trained harder because he trained me. I ran, lifted, squatted, and jumped on command. Yet the one thing I dreaded doing was sit-ups and not for the reason you may think. Exercising, when done with vigor, [...]

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I recently had the opportunity to use the new Pantene shampoo and conditioner. I. LOVED. IT. As a regular Pantene user, I didn't think anything could be done to make Pantene better but they surprised me! Now it not only smells divine, it can be customized to your hair type to give you the best result.  [...]

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Have you seen my youngest and most active son, Andrew,  pictured below? If I had to rate his activity level it would definitely be "HIGH". He's a sports fanatic, on and off the field!  On any given day, you can find Andrew roughing it up with his friends playing football, softball, soccer and basketball. Not surprisingly, his [...]

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I've always viewed my face as a canvas. In order to create a masterpiece (ME!), I know that my canvas, my face, has to be clean. Covergirl's Simply Ageless Primer allows me to create that clean look. It uses Olay Skincare ingredients to help restore your skin's youthful appearance. The Clean foundation, appropriately named I may add, gives [...]

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As a young woman, I used CoverGirl all the time.  Their products helped me look chic but never cheap. I couldn't have asked for more! Although I haven't used their products in some time, I was excited to be given the opportunity to try out several samples from their  new Eye, Face, Lips product lines. I was not surprised to [...]

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~GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED~ Its my ONE YEAR blogaversary and we are celebrating it in STYLE. We're pulling out the heels, grabbing the little black dress and heading out with some girlfriends. Cause what's a fiesta without the girls?! Pure STYLE Girlfriends is the girlfriend you never knew you needed, until she comes into your life! Once [...]


  Its the 3rd day of Latina On a Mission's countdown to April 1, 2010! So far, we're giving away a day of family fun and a stylish accessory that will make you stand out from the crowd. Today's giveaway is yet another winner! It features a chic and cheap beauty product that is sure to transform your [...]


Its the second day of Latina On a Mission's blogaversary countdown to April 1st. With April right around the corner, I'm reminded of the saying, "April showers bring May flowers". I'm hoping the saying will prove true so that I can show off my UrbanTrim Squidarella umbrella yet AGAIN! Recently, I was given the opportunity to review the UrbanTrim [...]