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rika agustini

Thai Red Curry Chicken with Fall Vegetables

Thai Red Curry Chicken with Fall Vegetables

This post was sponsored by Crisco® Coconut Oil as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.  Thai Red Curry Chicken, made with flavorful red curry paste and healthy autumn ingredients: butternut squash, and kale, with fresh pomegranate and cashews to add texture in the curry soup. served with fresh pomegranate and cashews. An easy Thai soup recipe that can be…

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My Groundbreaking Experiences with Shortlist Beauty Skincare Products

My Groundbreaking Experiences with Shortlist Beauty Skincare Products

I’m sharing #Shortlist in my life as part of a Shortlist sponsored series for Socialstars™ Over the last few months I was fortunate to be introduced to Shortlist Beauty Skincare products, implement a routine with the products, then test out the products in some harsh conditions.  Shortlist has absolutely blown me away with the results I’ve seen on my skin. It’s been an eye opener that a line of beauty…

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Best Place to Stay for Zion National Park: SpringHill Suites Springdale

best place to stay for zion national park. SpringHIll Suite springdale review.

In partnership with SpringHill Suites Springdale Looking for the best place to stay for Zion National Park? SpringHill Suites Springdale Zion National Park is one of those magical hotels that we longed to get back to as soon as we were driving away. I know we will return again as it is the best place to stay for a visit to Zion National Park.  We were fortunate to shack up there…

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How I Relax with Straight Up Tea

How I Relax with Straight Up Tea. Where to buy Straight Up Tea.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Straight Up™ Tea and Albertsons Companies. The opinions and text are all mine. My downtime is very important to me!  With a busy job and mouths to feed it’s rare that I get some time to just relax and focus on myself, or better yet lose focus for a bit and not think too much at all.  Cell phones…

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TRAKK CEO TR9S – Top of the Food Chain in Bluetooth Speakers

TRAKK CEO TR9S niversal Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Power Bank

I was fortunate to attend two of the biggest tech conferences last year (CES in Las Vegas and MWC in Barcelona), and I’m still hot on finding the best tech items around.  I can’t think of a type of tech product that are more universally appreciated than speakers.  They transcend every age group and are really appreciated by those with tons of tech knowledge and those who know very little. …

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Back-to-School Meal: Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw

Smithfield Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield® Marinated Fresh Pork. The opinions and text are all mine. Quick lunch recipes are a must, especially with back-to-school season. This back to school meal, Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw is an easy lunch recipe that the whole family could also enjoy for dinner. I then used the same ingredients in a power bowl the next day, by simply adding…

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Buy any iPhone on AT&T Next® and get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for $99.99

Buy any iPhone on AT&T Next® and get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for $99.99

In partnership with AT&T. On the market for an iPhone?  If yes you’ll be happy to hear that if you purchase any  iPhone on AT&T Next® you’ll get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for JUST $99 with a 2-year wireless agreement!  There’s a special event going on September 12th put on by Apple, here’s the link:  Some believe this will be a kickoff announcement of their new iphone, which is something…

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All-Day Comfort with Dr. Scholl’s® Stylish Step™ High Heel Relief insoles

All-Day Comfort with Dr. Scholl’s® Stylish Step™ High Heel Relief insoles

“I received compensation from Dr. Scholl’s® to write this post. All opinions are my own.” New York Fashion Week is upon us, an event that brings the best designers in the world together to showcase styles that will drop jaws and set the next big trends.  If you have had the privilege of attending the runway shows in-person, or even watched them on TV then you understand the allure and…

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The Perfect Meal Solution: Jimmy Dean Bowls from Albertsons

Jimmy Dean Bowls from Albertsons is the perfect meal solution for you!

This post is written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Advantage Media and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  As the saying goes, breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  I often start my morning with a cup of tea or coffee, and eggs served with warm potatoes or high fiber oatmeal.  Sometimes…

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MiO Water Enhancer Fits with My on-the-go Lifestyle #MiOWhatsNext #AD

MiO water enhancer fits with your on-the-go lifestyle.

I’m sharing MiO in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™” At the tail-end of each summer we try to take the family on the road for a trip to see some of this beautiful country.  This year we trekked through Nevada with a fun stop in Vegas, Palm Springs and then on to the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park.  All tiny compact size.…

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Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime

Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime

  Very refreshing Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime, made of Agavero Orange, lime juice, ginger, honey and Gran Centenario Reposado. Served in a salt-rimmed cocktail glass. This Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime may have the look of a traditional marg, but the taste veers far from the norm with elements of sweetness and warm spice.  With margaritas being wildly popular as the #1 cocktail in…

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How I Make Sure My Kids Stay Hydrated During the Summer

How I Make Sure My Kids Stay Hydrated During the Summer

    Summer is the perfect season to spend time with the family. My kids really enjoy outdoor activities and they can stay outside for hours. Sometime however it is challenging for me to keep up with their energy levels. Staying hydrated in the hot season is a must, especially for kids, because they have a higher water requirement in relation to their body weight than adults. Dehydration causes people…

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Motivated to Chase My Dreams and Passions with MiO Water Enhancer

Motivated to Chase My Dreams and Passions with MiO

I’m sharing MiO in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™ Photography is a gateway for many cherished pleasures in my life.  It helps me appreciate my surroundings and see them in a different light.  As I try to capture a photo I find myself zooming in, zooming out, playing with angles and studying the colors and contours of the things around me.  If there’s a sunset…

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Beauty Routine: Shortlist Skincare 8-Week Update

Beauty Routine: Shortlist Skincare 8-Week Update

I’m sharing #Shortlist in my life as part of a Shortlist sponsored series for Socialstars™ Over the past couple of months I’ve been using Shortlist skincare system as part as my daily beauty routine. Today, I am going to discuss further how my skin has changed after continued use the products. As I previously mentioned in earlier blog posts, Shortlist skincare system contains two potent products: a serum and a…

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Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and Homemade Granola

Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and Homemade Granola Illy Coffee

Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and vanilla extract, served with delicious homemade granola crisp, vanilla ice cream and illy cold brew. An easy baked pears crisp dessert recipe for your next brunch or party. One great taste deserves another.  It’s quite a simple rule to follow right?  After we’ve put time into making a delicious dish it should only be served alongside a high quality drink to match.  The drink…

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Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Smuckers. Cute sandwich ideas.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. The opinions and text are all mine. #PBLove Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich. The perfect kids’ meal is one that is easy for me to make, puts a smile on their face, and is eaten in its entirety without my having to nag them.  Some things never change, and the traditional peanut butter and…

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Grab Nutrition On The Run: Dannon® Oikos® Nonfat Yogurt Drink

Grab Nutrition On The Run Dannon Oikos Nonfat Yogurt Drink

    We all know that body uses protein to build and repair tissues. Protein has numerous benefits to our skin, muscles, blood, bones, and cartilage. Choosing and eating the right protein for our bodies also plays an important part of obtaining optimal results. For me, plant-based protein, yogurt, and fish are my favorite protein sources. These past few weeks, I have been busy spending time with my family. We…

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Superfood Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas

Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas

This post was sponsored by Eat Smart as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own Superfood Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas. Ingredients of kale, green cabbage, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, chicory, roasted pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries with a creamy poppy seed dressing and a plant-based protein roasted lemony chickpeas.  A light salad that’s unique and refreshing to eat…

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Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich with Grilled Bell Pepper

Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich with Grilled Bell Pepper, gruyere cheese and mozzarella cheese

Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich, served on a whole grain bread with grilled bell pepper, melted gruyere cheese, and mozzarella. To make this roasted portobello sandwich, I marinated the mushrooms in a balsamic vinegar oil mixture for at least 15 minutes then cook in the oven for about 10-15 minutes until they become tender.  The cooking process of this roasted portobello sandwich is pretty simple.  I managed to grill the bell…

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My Skin Routine with Shortlist Beauty Skincare Less is More

Shortlist Beauty Skincare review

I’m sharing #Shortlist in my life as part of a Shortlist sponsored series for Socialstars™ It’s been a month since my first post about the Shortlist Beauty Skincare System and I am excited to give an update on my skin care routine with Shortlist Beauty. I’ve been using the Shortlist Skincare System every day, both the Serum and Cream.  They have been an essential part of my skin routine, and I…

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