Monday, July 7, 2014

Firmoo Eyeglasses Review and How to Get A Free Pair For Yourself

 

 

I was recently contacted from the sweetest lady at Firmoo eyeglasses offering me a pair to review! I was more than happy to accept this opportunity! (Little did she know, her email was totally a blessing and answered prayer, because I stepped on my glasses and broke them a little while back!)

  I was very impressed when I visited Firmoo.com to select my frames. They have a very large variety of high quality glasses to choose from for men, women, and children… classic wire frames, super-cute fashion frames, even sunglasses! You can also order fashion frames with clear lenses if you just want a pair to accessorize an outfit.

      After uploading a photo of myself to Firmoo.com to virtually “try on” several different pairs, I finally decided on this gorgeous pair.

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  I think they are very classy, yet fashionable. The process to virtually try on the frames was very simple and user-friendly. It had not been very long since my last visit to the eye doctor, so I was able to go and pick up my prescription to include when placing my order.

  Just over a week after placing my order, my glasses arrived in the mail! I was pleasantly surprised at how quickly they arrived and instantly knew I had selected the perfect pair! This pair retails at $39.00 at the Firmoo website and the quality of the lenses and frames is that of a much more expensive pair! They came with a sturdy protective case, drawstring bag, and a soft cloth to clean them with.

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  They match my vision needs perfectly and I think they are the perfect way to dress up a casual outfit like in the pic below when I took my niece out for an evening at the park. I have received so many compliments on them!

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  I hope you’ll check out Firmoo for future eyeglass needs. I have a feeling you will be very impressed! I know I am. Right now at Firmoo.com you can get your first pair FREE!!! Just follow this link! How awesome is that?! I hope you guys have an absolutely fantastic week!! 

XOXO!!!

Disclosure: This review is my personal opinion only.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Patriotic Berry Punch Bowl Parfait

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Hi everyone! Happy Memorial Day Weekend!!! How in the world ARE you guys?! Hope you’re all doing well and having a wonderful holiday weekend! Today I’m sharing what has become one of my favorite desserts to whip up and it just happens to be patriotic colors, so its perfect for your Memorial Day gathering!
Y’all! Its SO easy and SO delicious!
Soooo here’s the recipe:
Ingredients:
Angel Food Cake cut into approximately 1 inch cubes
Strawberries rinsed and sliced (2 pints)
Blueberries (Large container)
Cool Whip (Large Container)
Strawberry Glaze
Large Punch Bowl
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Ok, so here’s all you have to do…
Just basically layer the ingredients in your pretty punch bowl in this order: 
Using a knife cut your Angel Food Cake into cubes. Place one layer in bottom of punch bowl.  Then add a layer of blueberries and strawberries. On top of your berries add strawberry glaze. Spread a good inch or so of Cool Whip on top. Continue layering in this order until you have reached the top of the bowl. I like to save  some berries to add to the top to make it look pretty. Smile  There ya have it… that is ALL there is to it!! I told you it was easy! Winking smile  Just refrigerate for a few hours and serve! Hope you all enjoy this as much as I do!
Here are some photos of the recipe process…
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Happy Memorial Day!!! Smile 

Monday, February 17, 2014

The Winner of the Icon Wall Stickers Giveaway is…

Number 3 Tracy B Niles!!!! Congrats Tracy!!! Email me within the next 3 days with the prize you selected!!!

Hope y’all have a wonderful day!!!

Thursday, February 13, 2014

10 Smoothie Recipes

 


 


 Hey everyone!!! Hope y'all are having a fantastic week! There has been lots of snow here in Alabama! Fab week, but lots of snow... Anyways, it seems like every time I get online lately one of my friends has posted a pic with a fun new smoothie recipe! Needless to say now I have been craving one! I mean like really! A smoothie is one of my favorite healthy treats that I LOVE to enjoy for breakfast or for a snack! They are quick, easy to make, and give me loads of energy! Seeing all these smoothie pics on Instagram lately has gotten me in the mood to find some new recipes and I wanted to share them with you guys also! :)
You can get creative with any of these to your own like! Add Spinach, protein powder, chia seeds, even pasteurized egg whites (the ones in the carton... be sure the label says they are safe to eat without cooking!), whatever you like!

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Raspberry Coconut Smoothie from The Gracious Pantry
 
 
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Eat Skinny Smoothie from Something Swanky
 
 
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Cherry Berry Smoothie from Kitchen Meets Girl
 
 
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               Double Chocolate Cherry Smoothie from Bran Appetit
 
 
Blueberry Smoothie
 
Blueberry Banana Smoothie from Vegan Yumminess
 
 
 
Banana Oatmeal Smoothie from Do It and How
 
 
 
Berry Almond Smoothie Recipe
 
Berry Almond Smoothie Recipe from What's That Smell
 
 
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Pina Colada Smoothie from Paula Deen
 
 
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The Perfect Vanilla Pumpkin Smoothie from baby savers
 
 
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Strawberry Spinach Smoothie Recipe from Natasha's Kitchen
 
 
 
 
Don't these look SCRUMPTIOUS?!?! I think I wanna try the Raspberry Coconut Smoothie first!!!
Sooo tell me.. what's YOUR favorite smoothie recipe? :)
 
 
Oh, and in case you missed it, I have a fab giveaway going on at the blog this week! Go here for a chance to win your choice of a gorgeous Icon Wall Sticker to decorate any room in your home!
 
 

Friday, January 31, 2014

Icon Wall Stickers Review and Giveaway


  Hey everyone! Today I have a giveaway for you all! I'm giving away a wall sticker of your choice from Icon Wall Stickers!!! Icon Wall Stickers is an amazing website that offers thousands of removable wall stickers in a variety of colors & sizes to suit every room in your home. They are SO lovely! Also, you won't believe how reasonable the prices are!


  When the sweet folks there contacted me and offered me a sticker to review and one to give to you guys, I was super-excited! I selected 2 stickers for my niece and nephew! My niece Anna Grace is learning to play the piano, so this heart made from music notes in fuschia instantly reminded me of her!  


 



We are all big Alabama Football fans in my family so I ordered this football player in brick red for my nephew Jonah. I think it looks perfect in his room! 
 
 


They took about 10 minutes each to apply and the process was very easy!  If they decide to change their decor they can easily be removed. The kids just love them, by the way! 
 
Here are a few more of my favorites...
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
How to Enter the Giveaway:

(**Be sure to leave a comment below for EACH one of your entries for more chances to win!!! :) )

1. Become a subscriber of Homemaker in Heels via Feedburner  or another reader of your             choice on the right. 
2. Like Homemaker in Heels on Facebook
6. Follow me on Pinterest
7. Follow me on Instagram
8. Go to Icon Wall Stickers website and tell me what your favorite sticker is! 
9. Share this giveaway on your Facebook. Come back and comment letting me know you did.
10. Tweet about this giveaway. Mention @HomemakerNHeels in your tweet. (Sample tweet you can use if you'd like along with the link: I just entered to win Icon Wall Sticker giveaway at @HomemakerNHeels #giveaway #iconwallstickers #vinylgiveaway )
Limit one tweet and FB share per day.  

Winner will be announced Saturday, February 15!!! Good luck!!!