15 Great Ways to Enjoy Apple Pie


Fall is in the air and that means it’s time to pick some apples!  So when Foodie.com asked me to partner with to share my favorite apple pie recipes, I couldn’t wait! Living in the south, there are few things I love more than a good Southern apple pie.  From the time the leaves start (Continue Reading…);

Tweet With Me at the #SmilingItForward Twitter Party


I am participating in the #SmilingItForward Twitter Party as a compensated panelist.  Regardless, all opinions are my own. There are plenty of reasons to smile this time of year.  I know that the kids being back in school is enough to put a grin on my face!  But in addition to that, just think of (Continue Reading…);

5 Healthy Habits That Take Very Little Effort


So, I’m going to admit something: I’m really bad at being healthy.  That’s not to say that I don’t try hard because I really, REALLY do.  But I often find myself sabatoging myself in little ways that I didn’t even realize I was doing.  And the older I get, the more it bothers me.  I (Continue Reading…);

Winning Rocks! Giveaway Linky – October 20th

Winning Rocks

Why Buy It When You Could Win It? Welcome back to another week of fabulous prizes! Looking for great giveaways to enter? Want to share your fantastic giveaway? Then you’ve come to the right place! Link up your family friendly giveaways below weekly then enter away! After all, Winning Rocks!

5 Reasons Why I Love Fall


The last few days, I’ve woken up to cooler temperatures and falling leaves.  The first few mornings I was a little sad. After all, having grown up a beach girl my favorite time of the year has got to be summer.  But then I started to think about all the amazing reason why fall is, (Continue Reading…);

Beat the Winter Blues with Burt’s Bees!

Burts Bees1

Temperatures are dropping and winter is on it’s way.  In my home that means changes in our daily routine.  I’m excited to partner with Burt’s Bees to tell you why we choose Burt’s Bees natural products from Walmart for our winter needs.  While this post is compensated, all opinions are my own. I’ve always been (Continue Reading…);

Life Tastes Sweet with #SensiStopStrips!


This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Crest.  Regardless, all opinions are my own. The holidays are coming and that means lots of hot and cold foods that are completely drool worthy will be on your table.  Last month I shared with how tooth sensitivity was keeping my mom from enjoying her favorite fall and holiday (Continue Reading…);

Why Lunching Awesome is Important at Any Age! #lunchingawesome


This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Applegate via Burst Media. The opinions and text are all mine. A few weeks ago I shared with you that my youngest son was learning to lunch awesome in a way that was both convenient for me and delicious for him with Applegate HALF (Continue Reading…);

Sweeten Up Your Week with Chocolate Drop Cookies


Ever had one of those days when you just need something sweet?  While I do try to limit my sweets when I can, let’s be honest – there are occasional days that just call for chocolate!  When you have one of those moments, it’s time to fire up the blender, reach for Hershey’s Kisses and (Continue Reading…);

Easy Halloween Safety Tips for Kids of All Ages #PoweringSafety


This year is seriously zooming by!  It seems like just yesterday we were enjoying long summer days and today we’re searching for the perfect Halloween costume.  Since having kids I have discovered that so much more goes into preparing for Halloween that just finding the right outfit!  Because I want to keep my kids safe (Continue Reading…);