Tips for a Healthier, More Confident Smile

Tips for a Healthier, More Confident Smile

Thanks to LISTERINE®, I’m practicing good oral care as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #Listerine A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear. It's so true, isn't it? Forget the makeup, perfect hair and fancy clothes. There is nothing more beautiful than your smile. It conveys confidence, joy and overall positivity. I know I'm more drawn to people who smile. … [Read more...]

Get Your Dishes Clean & Shiny with Finish® Max in 1 Dishwasher Detergent

Finish Max in 1 Dishwasher Detergent

There is nothing more frustrating than filling up the dishwasher with dirty dishes, running them for almost two hours and then taking them out to find that they didn't get clean. This drives me crazy! It's especially frustrating, considering that I rinse my dishes before I put them in (even though I know I don't have to) just to make sure that all of the food off. So why don't … [Read more...]

9 Ways to Help Your Kids Stay Focused in School

9 Ways to Help Your Kids Stay Focused in School

It’s that time of year when kids head back to school; their new outfits are ready, the excitement in the air is palpable and summer boredom is a thing of the past. Everything may not be smooth sailing, however, in terms of concentration. If your child is having a hard time focusing in school, follow these easy tips to make their school days more exciting and instill a love of … [Read more...]

Shop Your Way Fall Fashion + $50 Gift Card Giveaway


Now that it’s officially fall and the weather is starting to get cooler, it’s time so start thinking about adding some stylish fall pieces to your closet. Sweaters, oversized t-shirts, leggings, skinny jeans, flats and ankle boots are in this year and I couldn’t be more excited about it. I am all about being comfortable while still looking stylish, so this year's casual fall … [Read more...]

Celebrate Game Day with These Must-Have Essentials

Plan Your Next Tailgating Party with these Game Time Essentials

Nothing says fall more than crisp morning air, changing leaves and football. I’m always a little hesitant to let go of summer, but as soon as the weather starts to get a little cooler and the leaves start to change colors, I am instantly reminded of why I love fall so much. There is nothing I look forward to more than starting the weekend watching my kids play sports and ending … [Read more...]

Credit Card Tips for College Students

Credit Card Tips for College Students

When I was 18, my dad added me to one of his credit card accounts. He not only wanted to help me start building my credit, he also wanted to teach me how to use a credit card responsibly. Looking back now, I am thankful for his wisdom and guidance. Instead of leaving college with mounds of debt, I left with zero debt and a high credit score. I was able to buy my first house … [Read more...]

Benefits of the American Express Serve® Cash Back Card

Benefits of Having an American Express Serve Cash Back Card

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for American Express Serve. I applied for the Serve Cash Back card to facilitate my review and received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Free Monthly Budget Printable via AllyJeanBlog Setting a budget each month (and sticking to it) is the key to getting and staying out of debt. I … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

I'm so happy that today is officially the first day of fall! I've been hanging on to summer, but I will admit, I am excited for a change in seasons. Fall is such a beautiful time of year, especially here in Colorado. I love the cooler weather, crisp morning air and changing colors. I also love that it's time for all things pumpkin! It seems like everywhere you go, you are … [Read more...]

Join Me for the #FlippLaunch Twitter Party on 9/24

#FlippLaunch Twitter Party

Recently I shared about Flipp -- the must-have weekly shopping app. Flipp helps you save big on everything you need from household supplies, clothing, groceries and more! Flipp is already awesome but it's going to be even better come 9/24. Some exciting changes will be happening! You'll have to stay tuned to see what they are but in the meantime, we want you to get excited … [Read more...]

Tropical Breakfast Smoothie with Orgain Organic Protein {Giveaway}

Tropical Breakfast Smoothie with Orgain Organic Protein

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Orgain. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Every morning I have a smoothie for breakfast. It's quick and easy and gives me the energy I need to start my day. I've tried many different recipes and have found that I feel the best and have … [Read more...]