Showing posts from April, 2012

Delicious Garden Fresh Skinny Summerita Recipe

The margarita is one of the most beloved drinks internationally. The calorie count, not so much. That's why celebrity chef and party planner Travis London created this healthier (but equally delicious) version, perfect for any summer pool party or BBQ you might be hosting.

INGREDIENTS: The Garden Fresh Skinny Summerita
1 oz. X-Rated Fusion Liqueur
1 oz. Cabo Wabo tequila
Juice of half a lime
3 sprigs fresh cilantro
3 thin slices of fresh cucumber
3 thin slices of a fresh jalapeño pepper
Cucumber wheel for garnish

PREPARATION: Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker (except cucumber wheel) filled with ice and shake vigorously. Pour into a chilled glass and garnish with cucumber wheel


~ Courtesy of Latina Magazine

Why You Should Learn to Love Unsubscribers

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A powerful business marketing guest post written by Rechenda Smith, head of email marketing at little green plane.

You are probably thinking - “What? Why are people who opt out of your email marketing list a good thing?"

Allow me to explain...

People lose interest. When someone decided to sign up to receive your emails they were motivated to find out more about your business and what you had to offer. Unfortunately however it is very difficult to sustain interest over time. Even if you are churning out top-quality emails and giving your subscribers value, some people just move on - and there is nothing you can do about it.

Whenever we log in to check our emails we will always scan our inbox and decide if we want to stay on an email marketing list or not. Think of it as an electronic form of spring cleaning or going through your wardrobe and throwing out what you don't wear anymore. People view your emails in much the same way - over time, if you don'…

Neutrogena® Oil-Free Moisture Line FREE Giveaway

Congratulations to LaTanya Thornhill for Winning this FREE Neutrogena® Oil-Free Moisture Line Giveaway!!!

With all the different moisturizers out on shelves, women often walk up and down the aisle, wondering just which product to add to their daily regimen—something simple yet effective.

Well, 10 million people can’t be wrong! As the best selling moisturizer from Neutrogena®, the Oil-Free Moisture Line welcomes a new product Neutrogena® Oil-Free Moisture Clear Skin, clinically proven to help clear skin of breakouts or blemishes while delivering oil-free, problem free, superior hydration that the Oil-Free Moisture line is known for. Whether skin is overly oily, sensitive, or prone to irritation, there is a
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These classic skin care essentials are the no fuss moisturizers and the perfect choice for any woman who wants healthy, hydrated skin without the heavy feel. Best of all, …

The Best Free Tools to Manage and Monitor Social Media Marketing

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A business marketing article guest post contributor by
Yulia Karnaukh

It’s official - social media marketing has arrived for good. Moreover it’s becoming a supplemental service offering among web developers, SEO specialists and ecommerce experts and advisers. It’s not easy to post unique and quality content on one profile let along handling multiple accounts. Here is an overview of the best free tools to monitor and manage social media and digital marketing.

1. HootSuite - This tool comes in Free and Pro version. Free version gives an option to  monitor and update up to five profiles. It’s an open sheet real time news roll that can open up Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and two more social feeds at the same time. Publisher tool helps to review, post and schedule messages with an option of choosing relevant account for the information. The Pro-version gives a little more flexibility to add accounts and use additional features such as analytics and bulk messages schedu…