Macy’s Downtown Boston presents: Fashion’s Front Row!

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If you’re in the Boston area you’re in for a real treat! Join Macy’s for their free Fashion’s Front Row at their Downtown Boston location on Thursday, September 24 at 6pm! The event will bring together the glamour of Fashion Week to the streets of Boston and you’ll be able to join Macy’s for the ultimate shopping party of the season highlighting some of the hottest looks from your favorite designers. In addition to a stellar fashion line up you’ll be able to catch a presentation featuring Samsung Gear as well as specific advice from professionals!


Want more? No problem! Participants can sign up to receive a mini beauty makeover courtesy of Lancome and a manicure from the one and only OPI! Don’t forget to show off your style and capture the moment with a selfie at the American Express photo station!

What’s better than fashion, beauty and shopping in the heart of Boston?! Get ready to put the best YOU forward this Fall with Macy’s Fashion Front Row!


Snack Healthy with Grapes from Mexico

I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Grapes from Mexico. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.

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It’s officially back-to-school season, Target shelves have been emptied, parents are rejoicing over the start of the year and kids are dreading the routine. Why can’t summer last FOREVER?

Many families like our own have started thinking about back-to-school snacks that won’t leave kids bored and are tasty and healthy. If your kid(s) are fans of grapes you’ve got to consider purchasing Grapes from Mexico!

  1. FRESH! They are farm picked and sent to the store just one day after they are picked!
  2. NATURAL! They have all natural flavor without  any preservatives.
  3. ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY! Their carbon footprint is small and water conservation practices are world class.
  4. HEALTHY! At only 100 calories per serving they will provide a healthy snack without leaving your kids with a sugar high!

Want to hear about how you can win weekly prizes from Grapes from Mexico? The Snack On! Sweepstakes which runs from August 17, 2015 – Sunday, September 27, 2015 gives you the opportunity to win prizes like grocery gift cards, a deluxe picnic basket or bluetooth speaker…a $150 value! All you have to do is head to the Grapes from Mexico Facebook page and completing the entry form. For additional entries be sure to complete the “Snack On” quiz and test your knowledge of healthy snacks! All winners will be selected weekly and notified directly! So…what are you waiting for?! Go enter today!


One Month until Boston’s 2015 Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai

I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Influence Central for the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.

Photo credit to John Deputy

Photo credit to John Deputy

Hard to believe that there are just 31 days until Boston’s Jimmy Fund Walk! (And only 30 days until my 30th!!). Just last month I posted about how I’m joining thousands of walkers both in person and virtually on Sunday, September 27 to for the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund walk presented by Hyundai and help Dana-Farber Cancer Institute conquer all cancers in both children and adults.

Want to get involved? Good news! There is still time to register for the walk – don’t be alarmed you don’t have to walk the 26.2 miles from Hopkinton. There are other starting points along the route like Wellesley (13.1mi). Boston College (5mi) and Dana-Farber (3mi) you can begin at. Regardless of where you start all participants will cross the finish line at Copley Square where walkers and their families can enjoy some of Boston’s best live music and bites. Click here to register and be sure to use the promo code BLOG to get $5 off!

I’m still a ways away from my $300 fundraising goal, so if you’d like to support me by donating $5 it would sure make me happy! Every dollar raised by myself and the other walkers is helping the chances of survival for cancer patients around the world. I’m tired of living in a world of terminal diseases – we can do better. Together. Maybe cancer has touched your life like it has mine. Maybe you’ve lost a loved one due to the disease and maybe you’re not personally affected. The point is it doesn’t matter, we should all want better for each other and ourselves and should all make it a priority to invest in crucial cancer research. We shouldn’t just have to imagine a cancer free world. It should be a reality. For my Grandma and for all of those who have been touched by the horrid disease.