3 Reasons You’ll Be Happy You Downloaded the Solitaire App this Holiday Season

Bella Breakdown If you grew up during the 90s, like me, then Solitaire (along with...

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A Complete Hair Transformation with Remington Thermaluxe

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Remington®. The opinions and texts are all mine. Going From Crazy Curls to Sleek Tresses Today’s post is for those naturally curly haired girls who spend so much of their precious time trying to tame their curls. First off, let me just say that I’m not curl bashing, after nearly 26 years with my curls I’ve learned to love them for what they are; beautiful, voluminous, and lush. However, sometimes a curly girl just wants that sleek, straight look. Just for a day, we’d like to be able...

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Donate Life: Find How Your Name Can Save!

Donate Life Anerica Believe it or not, the unfortunate truth is that every ten minutes another person is placed on the national transplant waiting list. Around 8,000 people die every single year because there simply aren’t enough organ donors in place to meet demand. To put things into perspective not even the largest football stadium in the US could fit the number of people on the national transplant waiting list… sadly this just goes to show how many people are in desperate need of donations! Statistics like these may seem overwhelming, however, by becoming a donor, or getting involved...

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Re-Search: The Technology Aiming to Create a Gender Balanced Internet

Bella Breakdown Have you ever done an image search for the term “Fire Fighter” or “Doctor” on the internet? If you have, then you’ve probably noticed that an overwhelming number of the search results feature men in these roles. Why? Especially when we all know that females are working in both of these previously male-dominated professions. And, the same is true about the opposite scenario, ever images search a “preschool teacher” or “nurse”? You’ll find images that mainly feature women working in these professions. It’s as if the internet isn’t taking into account the societal shift towards gender equality...

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Milestone Moment: Celebrating My Baby’s First Laugh

My #BabysFirst Laugh Made My World More Beautiful As the mother of an infant, I live in a world of firsts; first cry, first hug, first cuddle, first smile. It’s all these tiny little micro-moments, these little snippets in time that mean the most in the lives of parents. Today I’m partnering with the March of Dimes by taking a moment to stop and appreciate my very favorite first in the life of my youngest daughter, Ryleigh. I also want to bring a little awareness to those parents in the NICU who are helping their children fight for their...

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