Sparkle Momm Marketing Named TOP PHOENIX WOMEN TO WATCH 2021 By Phoenix Entrepreneurs Magazine



Proof: Mompreneur Pivoting and Leveraging the Growth of Small Businesses!

I’m Florinda Wilson, Digital Creator and Founder of Sparkle Momm Marketing. 

With over 15 years in Marketing, A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of New Mexico and a very Supportive Community of Parents and Families across our Parenting Social Platforms – I have helped Countless   Indigenous Small Business Owners, busy Entrepreneurs even Top-Luxury Brand Hotels – SAVE TIME with Conversion Rates, Building Awareness across all Social Media Platforms with Proven Measured Results!

I believe in building Result-Driven Content as a family while creating Innovative Solutions to meet the needs of Small Businesses and Hospitality Brands .I have three children of my own, #Motherhood you learn to pivot, and meet the needs of your children pretty quickly. You care for them and love them. The same concept should apply to your business.

Stop the Random Acts of Marketing! 

It’s an Honored to be Recognized as an Indigenous #BossBabe Owner as one of the


Since making my announcement ”Official” on Social Media the Outreach is Surreal!

My Platform is to Support Small Business Owners, Boss Babes, Indigenous Artists and Creators along pillaring lavish Resorts and Spas.


This is only the beginning.

I will soon be making my way toward other Publications like Voyage Phoenix Trending Magazine and working along side the Native American Business Accelerator OUTREACH PROGRAM as a guest speaker for Women’s Business Awareness Week next month in March. I’m truly humbled for this amazing opportunity.


Our Strong Community of Small Business Owners, Parents and Families for supporting my dream. Supporting our vision together can create unique outcomes. I’m very thankful and beyond blessed for each of you. Even you reading this. Your Apart of a Unique Community. Thank you for reading my post today. Sharing my stories with your children and family. WE LOVE YOU ALWAYS!


Email for your Free Consultation


Nuwuvi Sisters Cosmetics

Three Indigenous Sisters

who want to share their journey where glam meets culture.

I want to thank Nika so much for gifting me these amazing Indigenous Cosmetic Items. It’s a privilege to work along side excellence!

My Unboxing Items

Shop Here

New She Palette $18.00

I-Ya-Way-Ang Palette $18.00

Forever Me $9.00

Liner Glue $6.00

Black eyeliner pen that doubles as lash glue

Bossy Lip Gloss $8.00


RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK |Ground Control | Litchfield, Arizona

Ground Control was started by Sean and Tara Rassas in 2007. Ground Control was founded in Goodyear, AZ with a passion for fine wine, locally-roasted coffee, delicious food, and world class craft beer (#NoCrapOnTap)!

Fast forward to 2019, after 12 years of building Ground Control as a respected bar, restaurant, and coffee roaster brand, Sean and Tara were ready to pass the torch of ownership to Ian and his wife Stephanie.

Ian and Stephanie will continue to strive to become the West Valley destination for craft food and craft drinks. They are passionate about food, community, and supporting fellow local, small businesses. 





Download our Toast TakeOut app (via the Apple Store or Google Play Store) and place your order for pickup! You can also order online via: https://www.toasttab.com/ground-control/

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This also includes to-go sales for beer, wine and mead! 🍺🍷🍯

If you prefer to place your takeout order without leaving your car, please give us a call at (623) 535-9066 when you arrive. We will take your order and payment at your car.

We will also be able to deliver your Toast TakeOut order for a $5 fee WITHIN A 10 MILE RADIUS. 

Food and non-alcoholic beverage delivery also available on UberEATS: hhttps://www.ubereats.com/phoenix/food-delivery/ground-control-litchfield-park/fLSn6zPYRumf3QmK9gqhiQ



4860 N. Litchfield Rd.,
Litchfield Park, AZ 85340

(623) 535-9066

Our current operating hours are:

Sunday – Thursday
7 AM – 9 PM*
Friday & Saturday
7 AM – 10 PM*

*Limited dine-in capacity available. Reservations recommended – please call (623) 535-9066.

Takeout, curbside pickup and delivery ordering available at: toasttab.com/ground-control

Located on the southwest corner of Litchfield Road and Camelback Road. In the same plaza as CVS and next to Banner Health Clinic.

The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is NOW OPEN at Arizona Boardwalk

Explore the Real Science

Behind the Unbelievable

The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! ® is located at Arizona Boardwalk, Scottsdale’s one-of-a-kind entertainment destination that features seven marquee attractions – OdySea Aquarium, Butterfly Wonderland, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Laser + Mirror Maze, Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, Surprise Your Eyes, and VR Xtreme – in addition to multiple dining, shopping, and amusement venues. The outdoor courtyard regularly hosts a variety of free events and family entertainment throughout the year.


Parking is free and there is no admission required to enter Arizona Boardwalk.

Arizona Boardwalk is located at 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ 85256, within the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and is part of the Talking Stick Entertainment District.



We continue to monitor and follow guidelines from the CDC and government authorities. Click here for the most updated details on what we are doing to keep guests safe and what to expect when you visit.

To ensure a memorable and safe guest experience, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! exhibition will implement advanced safety protocols that align with local and state health recommendations and mandates. These measures include limiting capacity in the exhibit to encourage proper social distancing, masks/face coverings required, and continual cleaning of all exhibit touch points.



Daily: 9am – 7pm
Last entry time is 45 minutes before closing.


Grand Opening Pricing

Arizona Boardwalk is hosting a Grand Opening Special for tickets: $21.95 for Adults and $16.95 for Children (ages 2-12) at the exhibit’s on-site ticket window. Beginning February 2, guests can purchase tickets online at www.RipleysAZ.com and save 20% — $19.95 for Adults and $14.95 for Children.

Combo tickets with other attractions at Arizona Boardwalk offer savings up to 25%


My mask was removed for this awesome photo

A Sex in the City Staycation at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Phoenix

Parenting life is fun and all but every now and then you need an escape just to relax and be at a distance to regain your inner strength, reconnect with your love, and forget about the demanding life of chores and crying babies.

When it comes to a sexy and chic staycation – I would highly recommend an experience in the heart of Downtown Phoenix at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Phoenix. Definitely a top romantic hotel with breathtaking skyline views!

The Best Thing!

The Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Phoenix has the 1930’s vibe with the most incredible views from Floor 13th Rooftop Bar located at the very top of the Hotel, so you can maximize your romantic date night.

With the Hilton Clean Stay put into place, our stay felt very safe and comfortable in the King Suite that was accommodated for us. We truly LOVE Hilton Hotels so much for going over and beyond the standard of cleanliness and redefining the meaning of hospitality cleaning services.

The room was on the 7th floor overlooking downtown. It was so sparkly and romantic.

Our stay was relaxing and in the heart of Downtown Phoenix – Dining, Entertainment and the Light Rail option isn’t a problem. There is a lot of great options to choose from when finding a place for dinner but the most impressive rooftop bar is available with

Floor 13 Rooftop Bar located on the 13th Floor on the hotel.

Thank you so much Floor 13th Rooftop Bar for Inviting Us Out!!

Celebrating Women Empowerment

Being able to Work from Home is a Dream Come True!

It’s with great honors to be Recognized, Featured and Highlighted in

Phoenix Entrepreneurs Magazine as


Of course your girl had to Celebrate with the Hottest Rooftop Bar in the Phoenix Valley!

Floor 13th Rooftop Bar hosted my little celebration last Saturday night. Our Mixologist was the sweetest and she definitely knows how to make a drink! Everyone was so welcoming and inviting, I felt so special!

She Leaves a Little Sparkle Wherever She Goes…

Cheers to BIG HUSTLES!!

Sparkle Momm

The next morning Michael and I headed to Dunkin Donuts for breakfast. It’s just a 3 minute walk from the hotel. You guys all know how much I love my munchkins!

Until our next staycation getaway – Be Safe and Continue to Wear your Mask.

Restaurant of the Week | Daily Dose Kitchen + Bar | Tempe, AZ

Daily Dose is a good time. And that’s because its owners are a pretty good time too. Matt and JenLyn Long are the hard-working, fun-loving couple behind Daily Dose Midtown and Daily Dose Old Town.

Daily Dose Old Town Bar & Grill opened on Scottsdale Road in 2008 and Daily Dose Midtown on Highland Ave. followed in 2012. Since then, Daily Dose has become known for its mouthwatering, made-from-scratch dishes like Cinnamon Roll Pancakes, Breakfast Nachos, Banana Bread French Toast, and the Hangover Sandwich – always a fan favorite when the Spring Training crowd hits Old Town.

Breakfast Nacho

The Longs are committed to fresh, flavorful, real food. That means no shortcuts. Don’t miss the Daily Dose Three-Berry Compote, which is made in-house daily, as are all the dressings and the flavorful turkey sausage. (Tip: If you want to buy extra to take home, just ask!) The coffee, which is found both on the menu and the complimentary coffee cart out front, is locally brewed at Coffee Roasters in Scottsdale, and breads come from locally owned Capistrano Bakery.

Chicken and Waffles

Gluten-free foodies are big fans of Daily Dose gluten free pancakes and French toast. And while there are plenty of splurge-worthy items on the menu, diners looking for healthy breakfast and lunch items also have delicious options, such as the power bowl, peaches and cashew oats, tempeh burrito, and the egg white wrap, loaded with veggies and served with fruit.

The Longs run their “urban mom and pop” restaurants with the attention to detail that only comes from a locally owned business with owners who truly care. Come enjoy a dose of delicious food and a fun at Daily Dose Old Town or Daily Dose Midtown!


WEBSITE: https://dailydosegrill.com/

INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/dailydosegrill/

FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/DailyDoseOldTown

Daily Dose Midtown Phoenix location

Prados Life Foundation

Welcome to The Prados Life Foundation.

Founded by Daniel and Cece Meadows for the benefit of those in need.

We are excited to announce our first giving of 2021.

Our very first giving will be for the benefit of this gorgeous little warrior, Elina.

Miss. Elina was born with Greig cephalopolysyndactyly syndrome (GCPS), a rare genetic disorder characterized by physical abnormalities affecting the fingers and toes (digits) and the head and facial (craniofacial) area.

Miss Elina was born with extra fingers and toes, which will require various surgeries later this year. These surgeries will include bilateral surgeries to her hands, skin grafts and reconstruction to her little fingers.

Elina is so strong and such a warrior! She had already overcome so many obstacles in life. She’s already had 2 surgeries to place shunts and is currently wearing braces to fix her little club foot.

In conjunction with Prados Beauty, The Prados Life Foundation will be donating 100% of profits raised from sales of The Elina Lashes. These beautiful lashes will be released this Friday on the Prados Beauty website.

The gorgeous Elina lashes will retail for $21. Every purchase you make will go directly to fund any expenses and needs Elina may need for her surgeries and life in general.

Thank you for supporting and following The Prados Beauty Life Foundation. Their work in only possible by amazing contributors and followers like you!

Love and Light,

Daniel and Cece Meadows






*A very special shout-out to @photography.cym for these gorgeous photos! 

When you purchase a pair of Elina lashes, wear your lashes on Valentines Day with the hashtag #Luv4Elina and you will be entered to win a $100 GIFTCARD to the Prados Beauty Store!
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pradosbeauty/
WEBSITE: https://pradosbeauty.com/

2020 Indigenous Holiday GIFT GUIDE | #SupportNative

Despite what’s going on in the world today, there should still be time of Celebration & be Thoughtful.

Shopping from these Indigenous Artist , Allows them to keep the drive they need to succeed. You will be helping out a small family. Supporting a Dream. Making these Incredible talented Native Boss Owners do the

” Happy Dance “!

You can find Gifting Ideas on this Indigenous Holiday Gift Guide for your Bestie or your favorite Auntie!!

Bennett & Meyers Stylez – bm_stylez

Yá’át’ééh Tee: $25.00

Pink Turquoise or Blue Turquoise Cotton/ Unisex T-Shirt Size

Small to X-Large

Cowl Nickel Scarf: $40.00

Made with Cotton Print

Lined with fleece to keep extra warm

An added silver button to keep secure around your neck

Winston Paul. Co

Winston Paul is a Diné owned and operated business straight out of Many Farms, Arizona. The company is named after owners (Calandra Etsitty) kid brother, Winston and late Cheii Paul. Winston Paul offers a wide variety of products such as handmade make-up bags, skirts, traditional two pieces outfits and customize outfits.

Flat Bag $35.00

Handmade, Customize, and Crafted with LOVE!

Vintage Concho Earrings $45.00

Nickle Concho

Hand-Cut Fringe, Kidney Bean Earhook

12 Inch Long


Dotł’izhi is the western Apache word for turquoise. It was chosen to show how woman carry the same 3 components as turquoise.

Life, Beauty and Strength.

Florinda’s Earrings: $120.00

Handwoven with Gunmetal, Aqua and Gold Glass Beads

Gunmetal leverback earring hooks

3′ Inches Long

Made to Order: Please allow 2-3 weeks for fabrication and shipping

Custom Made

Crystal L Daghaii – @Crystaldaghaaii

Customize Mugs $25.00

Rainbow Tree of Life Mug

Peshlove Creations

Yá’át’ééh 💟

Expressing love and Navajo (Diné) culture through art work 💜

If Interested DM the inbox ✨💕

Humming Bird Black Tote Bag $ 20.00

Made with 100% Cotton

Prados Beauty


When you shop Prados, you are also supporting our mission to support Indigenous communities and peoples’ throughout Turtle Island. Learn more about the Prados Promise and how you can help.


This beautiful palette has a shade range from sultry light cream colors, to rich and bold reds, greens, blues and purples. You can create any type of look with this eyeshadow palette. From a artistic and daring cut crease, to a sultry makeup no makeup look. 

For More Prados Beauty Products (Click Here)

Holiday Treats with Sparkling Divine Baked Goods | Peoria, Arizona

Jamie is a Fully Licensed and Certified Home-Base Baker located in Peoria, Arizona.

Sparkling Divine Baked Goods


Peoria, Arizona

Strawberry Pink Champagne

Pink Champagne infused cake with a sweet and tangy strawberry champagne frosting. Frosting is real strawberry and pink champagne; an Incredible Delicious COMBO!!

$65 – 8″ Round 

(20-24 servings)

Baked from Scratch! Choosing from the Finest Ingredients – You can choose from delicious gourmet treats like Cakes, Cookies, Brownies, and Gluten Free Items.

TO ORDER YOUR CAKE Email Jamie at info@sparklingdivine.com

Christmas at Schnepf Farms


Christmas has come to Schnepf Farms! Experience a winter wonderland like no other with seasonal food, fun and festivities for the whole family. Catch a ride on the Illumination Express, hop on a hayride to visit Rudolph or journey through Santa’s magic workshop. Whatever you choose, it’s all happening right here at Schnepf Farms.



  • Free Parking
  • Christmas Movies
  • Santa’s Reindeer Hayride
  • Christmas Bonfires
  • Snow Globe Mini Golf
  • Santa’s Toy Shop
  • Mrs. Claus Cookie Decorating
  • Meet & Greet Santa Claus
  • Pine Cone Decorating
  • Letters to Santa
  • Christmas Carousel
  • Giant Christmas Photo Ops

TICKETS (Per Person) + Taxes and Fees


Tickets $ 15 $17

(Per Person)

Illumination Express $ 7 $7

(Train Ride)

Obstacle Courses $5 $5

(Unlimited Uses)



Photo Gallery


RESTURANT OF THE WEEK: Shane’s Rib Shack Glendale

9404 West Westgate Blvd.
Glendale, AZ
(623) 877-RIBS (7427)

It all started at the Shack!

Family. Hard work. Darn-good BBQ. That’s what Shane Thompson built his business around. In 2002, Shane ditched his corporate job, tossed his tie and followed a dream with his wife, Stacey. He dusted off his grandfather Big Dad’s secret BBQ recipe and opened up the very first Shack in McDonough, GA.

It wasn’t long before the community noticed how he always gives people more than what they pay for and treats everybody like family.



The real secret behind great BBQ is a sense of community. Shane and Stacey Thompson understand that supporting our local school, churches, hospitals and businesses keep our communities safe and strong.

That’s why, wherever there’s a Shane’s Rib Shack, there are employees making a positive impact. Whether it’s donating food, raising funds for churches, feeding hometown football teams, offering a comfy place for gatherings or rewarding students for good grades, giving back is always our #1 priority.


From Sandwiches to Burgers, Shack Platters to the best BBQ Plates

There is something for everyone!

Tenders, Wings, Kids Menu, Meats Only, Shack Salads, Desserts


World of Illumination | A Socially Safe Experience for the Entire Family.

World of Illumination Recently Named

Forbes’ BEST in the US!

Rockin’ Christmas | GLENDALE,AZ

A full-throttle musical extravaganza, where your favorite tunes come to life

Turn up the holiday spirit with World of Illumination’s Rockin’ Christmas at Westgate Entertainment District. In this mile-long symphony of sight and sound, you’ll see everything from life-sized musical notes to retro Santa spinning it old school. Featuring millions of colorful lights, the world’s largest drive-through light show is a mesmerizing experience sure to rock your holidays.

November 6th, 2020 through January 3rd, 2021




Online Tickets Only – No Tickets Sold At Gate



Arctic Adventure | TEMPE,AZ

A supercharged polar spectacular

Explore World of Illumination’s Arctic Adventure at Tempe Diablo Stadium, where you’ll meet 32-foot tall Sunny the Snowman and his tundra-bound friends. You’ll be delighted by your favorite holiday music and polar Christmas characters — a reminder you’re not in the desert anymore. Nostalgic and memorable, the world’s largest animated drive-through light show is a storybook adventure for kids of all ages.

November 6th, 2020 through January 3rd, 2021




Online Tickets Only – No Tickets Sold At Gate



In order to ensure the safety and quality of our guest’s experience,
NO TICKETS will be sold at the gate.

Prados Beauty | Proudly Indigenous, Unapologetically Beautiful | Steven Paul Judd COLLECTION

Prados Beauty + Steven Paul Judd have come together to Create a Collection for The People.

May you always see beauty in yourself, your story and your culture.

Huge Thanks

I’m honored to be gifted this generous PR Package for me to share and Thank you so much for Including me in your launch for this Outstanding and Empowering Collection. Thank you so much Cece Meadow and Family for this PR Opportunity. I love you sister!!

History in the Making

Pretty Nose from the Cheyenne Nation and Stampede from the Dakota Nation are the Inspiration behind the artwork.

Who is Pretty Nose

In some sources, Pretty Nose is called Cheyenne, although she was identified as Arapaho on the basis of her red, black and white beaded cuffs. The two tribes were allies at the Battle of the Little Bighorn and are still officially grouped together as the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes.

To learn more about Pretty Nose Click Here.


My PR Marketing Kit Includes the Fabulous Items

This complete packaging is life! Indigenous Branding with an Empowering Statement. I’m so proud of Cece Meadows stepping out of her comfort zone and Inspiring so many natives out there. Cece has done so much and continues to make an impact on our Native Communities while provoking the minds of our young generations. Teach One, Be One Mind Set!!!

Prados Beauty Mini LED Mirror

Choose from a Purple, White or Pink Mini LED Mirror


Prados Beauty Eyeshadow Palette

30 Color Eyeshadow Palette | Cruelty Free Product | Paraben Free


Prados Beauty Highlighter + Blush Palette

Customize 4 Palette for Both Highlighting and Blush Kit

Vibes for all Skin Tones

$15.00 Each

Prados Beauty Secure Tha Bag Sis Mink Lashes

Statement Lashes


Prados Beauty Honor The Treaties Mink Lashes

Honor The Treaties


Prados Beauty Azucar Lipstick

Azucar Lipstick is the Newest Item!!


Prados Beauty #LandBack Lipstick

#LandBack Lipstick



We take pride in our culture, our community, our story and our products. We design and craft high quality cosmetics, makeup brushes, lashes, and so much more. Our products are not only beautiful but more importantly, affordable. Every person should be able to look and feel their best, while still being able to afford beautifully crafted items.

Medieval Times AZ Reopens with Safety Measures

” Let The Tournment Begin! “

Travel through time to a forgotten age and a tale of devotion, courage and love—at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament located in Scottsdale, Arizona!

Imagine the pageantry and excitement that would have been yours as a guest of the queen ten centuries ago.

As the Scottsdale Castle Reopens, Experience the excitment of Medieval Times. All tickets are inclusive of our two-hour live show and four-course feast inside our year-round 80,000 square foot climate controlled castle. VIP upgrades are also available!


We are excited to Welcome your Family Back to the Castle!

With extensive Reopening Plans, Medieval Times AZ remains focusing on the Health and Safety of Guest and Team Members.

#1 Dinner Attraction in North Amercia

Hear Ye, Hear Ye Gather Round!!

We are proud to Mask Up!

We Made Saftey Measure Modifications

What to Expect


Health and Safety

Guests must wear a mask to enter Her Majesty’s castle.

Contactless temperature screening will take place before entering the castle

  • All Team Members will have a health and temperature check prior to the start of each shift.
  • All team members will wear a mask at all times and Team Members handling food or drinks will wear gloves.
  • All guests over six years old will have a temperature check prior to entering the Castle and must wear a mask/face covering. If any guest’s temperature is over 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, the entire group will be asked to reschedule. 
  • All guests will walk over sanitation floor mats to clean their shoes as they enter the Castle. Hand sanitizer is conveniently located throughout the Castle.
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Social Distancing

  • We welcome you to enjoy the Castle and ask that you please stay at a sword’s length from your fellow Royals.
  • To create a safe and comfortable environment, each Castle will follow local state guidelines for limited guest capacity.
  • Guests will be seated only with people booked under the same reservation. To ensure that you, your friends and your family are booked under the same reservation, please include all guests when booking or contact us at orderhelp@medievaltimes.com to add guests to an existing reservation. Should your group size be larger than local seating restrictions allow, we will provide multiple seating sections adjacent to one another.

Staying a sword length away!

crown and shield

Highest Standards of Cleanliness

Our Management Team and dedicated “Cleanliness Crew” will ensure that:
  • Her Majesty’s Castle is cleaned thoroughly through the day and night.
  • All high-touch areas are disinfected multiple times per show.
  • Digital beverage menus accessible through smartphones and disposable table cards are used at each show to minimize contact.

crossed swords

Show Experience

Dinner + Tournment

Welcome to Court!

Social Distancing Seating

Dinner + Tournment at it’s FINEST!!

Florinda Wilson – CEO of Sparkle Momm Marketing

The Scottsdale Castle is Now Open!


Bring the Entire Family for a Knights Tale Experience


Dress the Part and See you SOON!!!


Walmart Layaway Plan 2020

Your Guide to Walmart’s Layaway Plan for 2020

During the holidays, take more time to pay with Layaway from Walmart. By offering you a convenient way to pay, along with our Every Day Low Prices, Walmart is the perfect place to do your Christmas shopping.

We make it easier on your wallet by spreading out holiday payments over a period of time. You don’t have to use credit cards & you don’t have to pay interest on your purchases when you use our Layaway plan.

Question: When is Layaway Available

Walmart Layaway is available in stores during the holiday season, August 28 to December 14. (Certain store locations offer the service year-round for jewelry purchases.)

Please note that Layaway is not offered online; it is only for in-store purchases.

Question : How does Layaway Work

Opening a Layaway plan is easy & only requires a few steps while you’re in the store. To initiate a Layaway, simply bring the item to the stores designated Layaway counter.

  • There’s NO opening fee required for a Layaway.
  • All you need to do is make a small down-payment of $10, or 10%, whichever is greater.
  • Individual items must cost $10 or more.
  • Your total purchase must be $50 or greater.
  • You can make payments anytime on your Layaway at any register in the store.
  • You can sign up for email or text reminders about payments.

Question : What can you put on Layaway

  • Electronics (without service plans)
  • Toys
  • Small appliances
  • Large furniture
  • Auto electronics
  • Sporting goods (select items)
  • Jewelry
  • Infant toys
  • Infant furniture
  • Bedding
  • Fabrics & crafts

Question: Reading the FINE PRINTS

Make sure you read the fine print about our Layaway services to avoid any unnecessary surprises:

  • Minimums: Individual items must be $10 or greater, & total purchases must equal $50 or more. If items are added to a layaway order dropping the deposit to less than 10% of the total basket, additional payment up to 10% of the total basket is required.
  • Terms:  Layaway begins August 28. Final payment and pickup must be made before the last day of Layaway at the same store where it was initiated, otherwise the account will be canceled. NOTE: Layaway excludes ALL wireless phones. 
  • Cancellation:  If your Layaway account is canceled, items will be returned to inventory. Any down-payment and payments made will be refunded, less a $10 cancellation fee. Cancellation fee does not apply in Maryland, Ohio, Rhode Island or Washington, D.C. Cancellation fee in AL will not exceed $25. Cancellation fee in NC will not exceed $50.
  • Age Requirement:  Customers must be eighteen years of age (18) or older to open, receive items from, or receive refunds from a layaway account. This includes the primary customer on the account as well as any alternate pickup customers identified on the account. 
  • Returns: Walmart Return Policy applies to all Layaway transactions. 
  • Restrictions:
    • Set up in stores only (not available for online purchases). 
    • Excludes ALL wireless phones.  
    • Layaway is not available on Thursday, November 26th. (Thanksgiving/Store Closed)
    • See your local Walmart store for more details. 

Happy Holidays Family!!

Staycation at the Canopy Tempe | The Heart of Tempe

Canopy Tempe Hilton participates in The Hilton Clean Stay Program


Canopy by Hilton Tempe Downtown is steps from Mill Avenue dining, shops, and nightlife – grab a complimentary Canopy Bike and check out the neighborhood. The light rail and Loop 202 are close by for exploring Phoenix, and spring training is 10 minutes away. Head for our rooftop to cool off in the pool or sip cocktails in the lounge. Rest comes easy on our exclusive Canopy beds.

On the Corner of Mill Ave and University – 2 minute walk from Canopy Tempe

Sparkle Momm Marketing – Canopy By Hilton Tempe Downtown

Canopy Guest Suite

Rest easy on the Canopy bed with gel memory foam and Serta Cool Balance® technology. You’re sure to fall in love with this thoughtfully modern deco design-cozy, comfortable, and functional, outfitted with local touches reflective of the vibrant Tempe neighborhood.

King Guest Suite

Canopy by Hilton Tempe Downtown has implmented HiltonCleanStay program with a new standard for meetings and events at Hilton. This program will deliver cleanliness, flexibility, safe and socially responsible solutions, along with creative food and beverage, the latest technology and sustainable practices. With a dedicated focus on health and wellness, the event experience from planning to execution is backed by Hilton’s world-class hospitality with responsive service from dedicated Team Members.

At Canopy Tempe a mask must be worn at all times.

All Canopy enthusiasts, from check-in to check-out were cheerfully helpful and informative. Employees of Canopy, also called “enthusiasts”, are extremely knowledgeable about the local area. They help educate and inform guests of Tempe’s experiences and attractions. Modern-Southwest design touches showcase the state and give all who visit a divine sense of place.

Ashley Scott, Travel Blogger!
Travelling with a piece of mind!

Alter Ego Resturant

This Boutique-Style Resturant is the hotel’s signature restaurant located on the ground floor, serves up elevated fusion cuisine made with fresh locally and regionally sourced ingredients and an inventive craft cocktail program that aims to set the bar for elevated cocktail culture within vibrant downtown Tempe.

Alter Ego’s modern interiors perfectly complement the rich history and heritage of Tempe, with floor-to-ceiling glass windows, lush greenery, custom wooden shelving, sleek marble countertops and exclusive, curated pieces from local artists.

Alter Ego is a bright and airy with greenery hanging from high ceilings and metal and glass garage doors that open up to a patio on University Drive. A must resturant visit.

Rooftop Pool Vibes

Alibi is on the 14th floor next to the hotel’s pool. With Full-Service Bar Options – Soak up the sun with the latest and hottest property in Downtown Tempe!

Day Time Vibes.

Night Time Vibes


My baby and I got away without the kids! It was much needed. Check out our latest stay with Canopy Tempe. Huge Thanks to Tempe Tourism and Canopy Tempe for Inviting your gurl!

Tips For Transition to Homeschooling

Homeschooling Tips For Beginners

Are you a First Time Homeschooling Parent??

Feeling a little nerves or overwhelmed with this school year?



As a Stay-At-Home Mother of 3 little kiddos of my own. I’m not a complete expert on Homeschooling. But I do want to Share – What has worked for Me! – This will be my third year as a homeschooling teacher. My Oldest Valentino was homeschooled in Virtual Schooling and has earned Online Cerificates since he was 1 years old.

Homeschooling can be fun. Be MINDFUL. Most Importantly HAVE PATIENTS.

New Mexico Family Travels

It felt so great to be home!

Church Rock, New Mexico

Church Rock, New Mexico is where I was born and raised. I grew up with some of the most beauitful views of the Southwest. Navajo Country. The Heart of the Navajo. As a kid I played along these beautiful rocks and traveled with all my cousins through the caves and groves. The Sunsets are beauitful. Packed a sack lunch and came home until it was dark! – I miss those days.

Red Rock State Park – 5 Minutes from Gallup, New Mexico

Downtown Gallup, New Mexico

Also known as the Heart of the Navajo. Historically built in 1818 along the famous Route 66.

The BEST place to buy Authenic Navajo Jewerly- Not Scottsdale, Arizona. Gallup, New Mexico BABY!!!

Really Tho…

Since 1974, Native American Artists have perfected their handcrafted jewelry, pottery, and crafts and continue to pass on their secrets and skills to new generations. Our vault is filled with over 4,000 unique and extraordinary works, and new pieces are being added daily.

– First American Traders Manager

Gallup, New Mexico will always have a special place in my heart. I grew up in these streets. Running for candy at the Parade. Hanging out at the Library. Having a drink with the family at the local pub. Eat at Jerry’s Cafe, Earl’s, and Don Diego’s all in a weekend. Yasssss….. I just love New Mexico Chili!

La Barraca, Gallup, New Mexico

1303 E Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM87301

(505) 722-5083

Jerry’s Cafe New Parking Lot

Family Time

Our Kiddos missed their cousins and grandparents so much. How adorable are they?

I love photos like these. Capturing moments like these and sharing my story with you guys, brings me such joy! I want you to know, even during this uncertain time, FAMILY IS IMPORTANT! Be sure to reach out to your brothers and sisters. Your aunties and uncles. Check up on them and see if they’re doing good. IT MAKES ALL THE DIFFERANCE.

Here’s our Family Photo Gallery…

Photo Shoot in Gallup

I wanted to collect some awesome photos around gallup and the surrounding areas to share with our Community. I hope you like them.


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Cabana Family Getaway with Pointe Hilton Tapatio Resort! Starting as low as $189.00

Cabana Family Getaway Package

Enjoy a Grand Cabana with the Entire Family

Rates Starting as low as $189.00

  • One Night All-Suite Accomendation
  • Enjoy a Grand Cabana Poolside at the The Falls Water Village from 10 am to 6pm
  • Dedicated Cabana Attendent for the Day
  • VALID : June 1st – Sept 7th, 2020
  • Book ONE DAY PRIOR to Arrival

Check-in to a standard resort suite and head down to The Falls Water Village to settle into your cabana, plus enjoy no resort charge!

The Falls Water Village

The safety and well-being of our Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs guests and team members is always a top priority and that is why we have worked so hard to create precautionary measures to enhance your stay and provide a clean, safe and comfortable environment. We are excited to be part of the Hilton CleanStay program roll out. As products are made available, the new cleaning process will enhance our existing methods, while continuing to deliver unmatched Hilton hospitality.

Pool Information

The pools and hot tubs will be open, with limited capacity, in accordance with directive from the state and local government. If you need to move the pool chairs for any reason, we ask that you please ensure to maintain the social distancing standard of at least 6 feet away from others.

The Falls Water Village is open 8:00am-8:00pm | Water slide hours are 10:00am-6:00pm.
Cabanas will be available for rent from 10:00am-6:00pm, based on occupancy and availability. For day rates, please call 602-588-7965.

Adult, Family, Hidden Valley, Workout Centre, and Presidential pools are open 8:00am-11:00pm

Check-In with Hilton Clean Stay Program




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Romantic Getaway with Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort | Room for Dessert Package

Room for Dessert Package

Plan the Perfect Evening! Rates starting as low as $189.00

  • One Night All-Suite Accomendation
  • Enjoy a Prix Fixe Dinner Menu for Two at the Different Pointe of View Resturant
  • Valid Friday Nights Only – June 12th- Sept 11, 2020
  • Book a Minimum of 3 days Prior to Arrival

Different Pointe of View’s breathtaking views of the Valley landscape, magnificent worldly flavors and skilled staff create a fine dining experience like no other.

Different Pointe of View

Recently awarded from Arizona Republic’s food critic Howard Seftel, Different Pointe of View received a “Gold” for their dish served at the Devoured Food + Wine Classic!

Ready to Serve You…

Guests of this renowned, mountaintop restaurant are treated to an innovative and bold menu in an atmosphere that is as sophisticated as it is approachable.

Dinner Menu

Signature Sippers


Tuesday-Thursday 6:00pm – 9:00pmFridays & Saturdays 5:30pm – 9:00pm
Reservations are strongly suggested, as the restaurant may be booked for a private event.


AAA Four-Diamond Award

30 consecutive years

Best Restaurant Award

Phoenix Magazine reader restaurant survey

Most Romantic Restaurant

New Times ‘Best of Phoenix’

Top 100 Most Romantic Restaurant

OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014

Best Atmosphere Award

Phoenix Magazine reader restaurant survey

Hilton Clean Stay Hospitality

What are the CleanStay enhancements?

– The Hilton CleanStay Room Seal will be placed on room doors after they’ve been cleaned and inspected. Special attention is paid to the most frequently touched areas like light switches, door handles, TV remotes, and thermostats. IItems like pens and paper are removed and disinfecting wipes will be provided for guest use. 
Additional amenities such as linens and toiletries will be available upon request, delivered in protective packaging and placed at the guest room door. 
Rooms will be cleaned following our CleanStay procedures before arrival, but will no longer follow the daily standard during stays. At all our hotels in the Americas, guests can indicate their cleaning frequency preferences at check-in. For luxury brands in international locations and all brands in China, the standard remains to be cleaned daily. Guests can still choose to opt-out and change the cadence.
Pool and pool areas will be cleaned frequently throughout the day, and physical distancing measures will be in place. 
In restaurants, seating will be spaced to ensure proper physical distancing and biodegradable, disposable dishes / utensils will be available upon request.
During breakfast, restaurants will offer a range of options including grab & go, pre-plated covered items, à la carte and assisted service. When ordering room service, guests will experience contactless delivery, with orders and single-use serviceware placed outside their door. 
Hotel Team Members will wear an additional layer of personal protective equipment when cleaning to protect their well-being. 




1800-HILTONS, Use Code

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