Keep CALM and Carry On :: 5 Easy Tips to Relax and Recharge

This post is sponsored by Natural Vitality, but the thoughts and opinions expressed are all my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. Do you have those days? You know, the days that you are feeling so overwhelmed, you almost don’t want to get out of bed, but you push through anyway? Lately,…

FOUR Chocolate Flavors You NEED this Valentine’s Day!

This post is sponsored by A Fresh Look but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. First off, what would Valentine’s Day be without CHOCOLATE?! Sad thought, right? Well, according to scientists, cacao trees are on track to go extinct by 2050! Well, a company called Fresh Look has created Ethos Chocolate which…

Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day + Discount codes

Although I was gifted many of these items, this post is NOT sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! Can you believe it is already FEBRUARY?! I just LOVE this month (do you see what I did there?) If you are like me, Valentine's Day can…

The ALL NEW Chuck E. Cheese in Newark

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Chuck E. Cheese's . The opinions and text are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! If you are like me, you grew up with pizza and a giant mouse named Chuck E. Cheese. Being born right after Christmas, most of…

10 Ways to Teach Children to Give Back Around the Holidays

The holidays are about so much more than Santa, presents and sparkly lights. The true meaning of Christmas is about celebrating Christ through love and giving to others. With so many tragedies in our world today, teaching our children how to give back is more important than ever. While my goal in life is to…

Rainy Days :: FIVE Favorite Activities

Across the country, rain is a common occurrence. Here, in California, every year is different and so far we have only had a handful of rainy days. Because of this, we tend to be under prepared for indoor activities. This is why I am putting together a short list of our favorite things to do…

First Step to Holiday Prep :: The Invitations

This post is sponsored by Basic Invite but the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. Can you believe that the holidays are around the corner? Every year, I tell myself that I am going to stay ahead of the game NEXT YEAR! Well, next year is HERE!! …

Inaugural Global Food Fair at Mountain House

This post is sponsored by Mountain House, but the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! Good food and family are what it is all about. I was so happy to be invited to the AMAZING Inaugural Global Food Fair at Mountain House, California. We have visited this…

My Adventure with REI :: Sea Otter Kayak Excursion

This post is sponsored by REI but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Living in the beautiful Bay Area, great weather brings an abundance of outdoor activities. We are truly blessed to have so much nature in our backyard. I have decided that getting back to nature is one very important way…