Earn Points for Your Holiday Shopping with Chase Ultimate Rewards

by Chrystal Johnson December 18, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Has your holiday shopping started to make a dent in your bank account yet? It’s easy to go crazy buying gifts during the holiday season, especially when you have kids. I know that I want […]

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Why Leasing May Be a Better Option Than Buying

by Chrystal Johnson December 6, 2014

Thank you to Kmart for providing me with information about their new leasing options. While this is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own. Have you ever been in a situation where you desperately needed a new big ticket item like a refrigerator or couch, but you didn’t have the funds to get what […]

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Greet Your Day with an Italian Buongiorno Experience with Lavazza Coffee

by Chrystal Johnson December 5, 2014

I have a confession. Even though I declared I had stopped drinking coffee, I started again. It all happened at ShiftCon in October. Somehow I always drink coffee at conferences and then realize how much I missed it! And really, I love the flavor of coffee. Drinking it now reminds me of our time in […]

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Take the Toxins Out of Your Family’s Mattresses on Black Friday

by Chrystal Johnson November 26, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Plush Beds. All opinions are my own. It seems everywhere we turn, we find out that something seemingly benign in our lives is actually exposing us to toxins. It can be pretty overwhelming if you don’t address one issue at a time. We started […]

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How to Get Free Shipping During the Holiday Shopping Season

by Chrystal Johnson November 23, 2014

Since we live remotely in the mountains, and we have to drive over an hour to get to most stores, I do a lot of online shopping. However, I really do not like to pay shipping costs. I do most of my shopping on one particular website because I get free shipping. However, with Black […]

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Keeping a Clean House with Young Kids Requires the Right Tools

by Chrystal Johnson November 17, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. (#CollectiveBias) and its advertiser #EurekaPower. All opinions are mine alone. My girls are 4 and 6, and they are huge mess makers. We live on a dirt road, so our yard is, well, dirty of course. So there is constantly a ton of dirt being tracked […]

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Cyber Monday is More Eco-Friendly (and Family Friendly) Than Black Friday

by Chrystal Johnson November 12, 2014

In my younger years, I loved getting up early and heading out to score some great deals on Black Friday. Back then, I loved to shop – and I loved good deals. So, Black Friday was perfect for me. Since having kids, my love of shopping has lessened and my love of relaxing at home […]

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5 Must Have Items for Work at Home Moms

by Chrystal Johnson November 2, 2014

Being a work at home mom for the last 4 years, I have really settled into that role. At first it was so odd to work in the same place I lived. Even still, I have trouble separating work time from home time – things get intertwined way to easily. There are definitely pros and […]

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The Best Ways to Open Up Your Bathroom Space

by Chrystal Johnson October 31, 2014

Sponsored Article Having the perfect bathroom does not have to be a herculean task, even if you haven’t got much space to work with. Today, there are more smaller-sized bathrooms than ever – and if you would like to maximise the space in your bathroom and make it look larger than it is, there are […]

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Enjoy a Sweet Treat with Teavana Fall Favorites

by Chrystal Johnson October 25, 2014

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Teavana. I received samples for this review and a promotional item to thank me for participating. I love tea. I have almost an entire shelf in my pantry devoted to tea – and I’m not exaggerating. I love teas that are calming […]

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