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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals For Bloggers #GiftGuide #CyberMonday #BlackFriday

While most of my family and friends are scouring the sales papers to look for deals and steals for new appliances, boots and the latest and greatest whatevers, this blogging diva is excited about the awesome specials for Black Friday and Cyber Monday on upcoming conferences, digital cameras and marketing material. This list will be updated throughout the holiday season… Read more →

Life Lessons In Gratitude #Divas2Divas

Welcome to our first bi-weekly Divas To Divas post. I would like to take a moment to thank each of the ladies participating in this newest feature of Divas With A Purpose. We have a diverse group of divas that have committed to sharing their experiences and insight on different topics that we, as women, face in our personal and… Read more →

How to incorporate positive thinking into your life

Having negative thoughts can play havoc on your life. They can bring you pain and worry. They drain your energy and keep you in the moment instead of being able to move past it. Positive thoughts, though, can help you see solutions to a problem, help you move forward and leave you feeling relaxed and full of energy. Knowing what… Read more →

Ways to Support Small Business Saturday

Have you heard of Small Business Saturday? The very first Small Business Saturday was held in 2010 on November 27th. The concept was simple – to encourage consumers to support their local small businesses the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Founded by American Express, the day received the support of our government leaders and became an official day recognized by the US… Read more →

My #RSVAwareness Story #Sponsored #PreemieProtection #MC

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for MedImmune. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All three of my children are the impatient sorts. From the start. I swear I have no idea where they get it from. (If I was you,… Read more →

5 Lessons I Learned From Being Broke

Years ago, I made a conscious decision to stop using the word “broke” to describe my financial status. Why? Well, I realized that I was applying the term not only to my finances, but it was impacting my overall attitude towards everything. I became obsessed (and depressed) by the fact that our funds were at what seemed like way past… Read more →

#FamilyTime: Family Baking Fun

Baking with my kids is always a treat.  It’s a time for us to spend time together, talk and learn together. “As a mother of triplets, simplicity is key,” said Christine Garboski, Manager at the Nestl Culinary Center. “Fun, easy recipes teach cooking basics and inspire creativity.” Thanks to our fun monthly Potstickers box and our regular routine of “making”… Read more →

Guest Review: Hilltop Sunset by Joyce Strand

Our guest poster, Rachel Quaill received Hilltop Sunset by Joyce Strand to review through Beck Valley Books Book Tours, all the opinions are 100% her own. NEW RELEASE A mystery set in wine country pitting financial exec Brynn Bancroft against a determined stalker, a troubled love interest, and career clashes. Brynn Bancroft learns that a former employee who beat her… Read more →

Cache A Predator by Michelle Weidenbenner

I received a free copy of Cache A Predator written by Michelle Weidenbenner to review through Beck Valley Books Book Tours. No other financial compensation was received and, as always, all opinions shared are 100% mine. Cache a Predator is a geocaching thriller about a father’s love, justice, and the unhinged game of hide-the-cache. Officer Brett Reed will do anything to gain… Read more →

#GiftGuide: ‘Twas the Month Before Christmas Blog Hop

The holiday season is upon us! As part of Divas With A Purpose’s Holiday Gift Guide we are connecting with other bloggers and business owners to offer gifts and prizes to our supporters as a way of saying Happy Holidays! Twas The Month Before Christmas       Welcome to the first annual “T’was the Month Before Christmas” Blog hop… Read more →

Agent Ace: Style Your Dream Home #Giveaway #AgentAce

Coming up with decorating ideas for your home can be a very creative and personal experience. You can spruce up a room without spending a lot of money. Divas With A Purpose has connected with a group of great bloggers to bring you a giveaway to help style your home.  If you’re in the market for a new home, Agent… Read more →

#GiftGuide: Capitol Kids Music Set

I received the Capitol Songs CD as a member of the Entertainment New Media Network. No further compensation was received and all opinions are my own. This post may also contain affiliate links. My daughter and I “carpool” each morning and we have a fun routine that truly starts my day on a positive note. She sings. Loudly. And dances in her… Read more →

15 Questions to Ask Yourself: Soul Searching For Your Purpose

Often times I’m asked what exactly is a Diva With A Purpose? Many can embrace the “divatude” definition- being driven, inspiring, victorious and called to action. But the two areas that I get questioned about the most are being “called to action” and “what is this purpose thing you’re talking about” Simply put, your purpose is directly related to your… Read more →

Seaside Hearts by Melisssa Foster

I received a free copy of Seaside Hearts written by Melissa Foster to review through Beck Valley Books Book Tours. No other financial compensation was received and, as always, all opinions shared are 100% mine.   NEW RELEASE SEASIDE SUMMERS BOOK 2 The newest addition to the LOVE IN BLOOM series, featuring a group of fun, sexy, and emotional friends who… Read more →

#GiftGuide: Happy Owl’idays Greeting Cards #Giveaway

I love receiving and sending holiday greeting cards. How about you? In today’s day and age, life gets busy and we get caught up in home life, our work schedules and everything else pulling at our attention.  Time is passing by and before we know it, it has been months (or longer) since we’ve spoken to some of family and… Read more →

Steps To Self-Confidence

I am one awesome Diva…and so are you! To some that might come across as very self-centered sounding. I’m okay with that. There was a time in my life that I could barely look at myself in the mirror, let alone recognize and celebrate the greatness I had within me. So I’m okay with knowing and believing that I am… Read more →