Why I’m On Tsu

On A Wing And A Prayer

Tsu? What the heck is that? Meet the newest kid on the social media block. You're probably saying oh great, not another social media platform. Well let me tell you why I'm on Tsu and why you should be too. Since launching on October 14th of this year, Tsu (pronounced sue) has seen explosive growth. Compared to other social media platforms, Tsu's rapid rise and popularity has really put Facebook and Twitter to shame. In just under a month, Tsu easily topped 1 million users. Facebook reached ... [ Read More ]

Cash For Christmas Giveaway

Halloween is over. Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner. After our big move this year to a new house and way too many expensive surprises along the way, cash is very tight this year. That's why I am so excited to provide you with this opportunity to win not one, but 5, yes FIVE, gift cards just in time for your holiday shopping in this Cash For Christmas Giveaway! Or of course, you may choose to use it on yourself and I would totally back you up on that. I joined this fabulous ... [ Read More ]

Pet Hair Removal

Pet Hair Removal - Before

If you have fur babies in your home like I do, there will always be pet hair floating around. With having 2 cats and 2 dogs, pet hair removal is a constant chore and one that I absolutely detest. But procrastinate too long and this is what you get...     Pretty nasty, right? The problem is my Rainbow vacuum cleaner doesn't have any baseboard attachments to clean in those crevices. So until I find a better vacuum, this is what I have to deal with. Asking my pets to quit ... [ Read More ]

Our Road To Recovery

Road Rash

My blog name is so me -- On A Wing And A Prayer.  It's tongue in cheek as my boyfriend rides a Honda Goldwing and I ride with him on occasion. That's us on his bike in the profile pic. But it's also a reflection on how my life seems to play out. There will be periods of time where nothing is new, same ole same ole and then suddenly WHAM! We're thrown for a loop having to scramble for a solution, time, money, what have you. 2014 has been the proverbial roller coaster ride that started with ... [ Read More ]

Pumpkin Spice Latte Sugar Scrub

Pumpkin Spice Latte Sugar Scrub | On A Wing And A Prayer

How about a little DIY project to kick off the fall season? I love sugar scrubs as they make your skin feel luxorious, so smooth and silky! Add in the element of pumpkin spice and coffee and you have another in your arsenal of pampering sugar scrubs. A Pumpkin And A Princess recently shared a tutorial on making a Pumpkin Spice Latte Sugar Scrub so I took that idea and switched it up to use essential oils in place of spices in the scrub. dōTERRA therapeutic-grade essential oils offer ... [ Read More ]

Sweet September $500 Cash Giveaway

September -- time to trade the swimsuits and flip flops for sweaters and boots. Children are back in school and after all that shopping your bank account is probably a little dry. Then you won't want to miss this great opportunity! What could you do with an extra $500 cash? Buy a new pair of shoes for yourself? Download a new book that you've been dying to read? Maybe you'd like to give your living room a little update.  I have teamed up with an awesome group of bloggers to bring my readers ... [ Read More ]

DIY Jewelry Cleaner

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My jewelry tends to be overlooked and forgotten as far as a good cleaning regime goes. But who doesn't love it when they are sporting some sparkle on their finger or ear? One of my favorite blogs, DIY Natural, had a recent post for a an easy homemade jewelry cleaner which reminded me that my diamond stud earrings were looking rather dull. This is super simple to do, requires little to no effort, and my favorite part -- uses natural ingredients and an essential oil! What You'll Need 1/2 c. ... [ Read More ]