Lighten Up: Lemon Garlic Shrimp Recipe


I know, I know.  Most people are thinking Turkey and dressing right now but not me.  You see, I’ve made a conscious decision that this year, I’m going to eat health over the holidays.  Now that doesn’t mean I’m not going to indulge now and then but it does mean that I’m working on finding (Continue Reading…);

How to Help Your Parents Live Better! #AgingWell


I participated in this program on behalf of Aetna and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. I’ll be honest – I had never thought too much about my parent’s aging until a few years ago.  After all, it’s easy for parents to seem ageless.  I mean, I knew my mom and dad were getting (Continue Reading…);

Winning Rocks! Giveaway Linky – November 24th

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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 Ways to Keep From Overeating This Holiday Season


I’ll by honest ya’ll – I always have the best intentions when it come to the holiday season. I guess I need to rewind a little bit to explain why before we talk about my intentions though.  I’ve always struggled with my weight.  Always.  And every year when family occasions are on the horizon, I (Continue Reading…);

Keep Your Feet Warm in Style with Jambu


I received a complimentary pair of Jambu shoes to facilitate this review.  Regardless, all opinions are my own. Earlier this year I shared an awesome show line with you.  I told you all about how Jambu shoes perfectly combine comfort and durability.  And I also showed you how they do it in a super cute (Continue Reading…);

20 Mouthwatering Winter Salads

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With the Thanksgiving holidays quickly approaching, my mind is on food!  And while I know we’ll have the traditional Turkey and Dressing, I also know that we’ll be having tons of salads!  Why?  Because we love our greens!  So when asked me to partner with them for a sponsored post showcasing my favorite winter (Continue Reading…);

Make Learning Fun with Favorite Characters


I received complimentary VTech Cartridges to facilitate this review.  The product, information, gift card and additional prize pack have been provided by VTech.  Regardless, all opinions are my own. A few weeks ago I shared with you how we’re making learning so much fun for our preschooler with the help of the VTech InnoTab Max. (Continue Reading…);

Fun Kid’s Craft: Turkey Handprint Wall Hanging


With the holidays quickly approaching, I’m feeling a little crafty.  After all, between snow days and holidays the kids are home from school so often during these winter months.  So finding ways to take ordinary afternoons and make them memorable is important.  And one of my boy’s favorite ways to do that is with crafts. (Continue Reading…);

Get Udderly Smooth Skin this Winter!

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Cold weather is super hard on my skin.  It makes it dry.  My hands crack.  And peel.  And overall, the cold months are just uncomfortable in general!  So I’m always looking for ways to take care of my skin during the long winter months.  If you’re like me, you may be in need of a (Continue Reading…);

Start a Holiday Tradition with Cheesy Spinach Pinwheel Rolls


With Thanksgiving approaching, I’ve been spending lots of time thinking about the items that will go on my table.  For our celebration, each of the five families will be bringing their favorite foods to contribute to the Thanksgiving feast.  In the past I’ve always brought rolls.  And while plain old rolls and butter are always (Continue Reading…);