Warm Up this Winter with a Hot Mocha!

hot mocha recipe

Winter is the perfect season for comforting, warm beverages and delicious holiday cocktails. Your favorite seasonal beverages can be sweeter and lower in sugar when you use Sweet’N Low as a replacement for sugar in all kinds of recipes, from comforting hot chocolate to festive eggnog and Irish Coffee. I hopped on over to the Sweet’N […]

Sears Last Minute Gift Grab

sears great members only last minute gift grab

Like I told you the other day, I am no where near being done my Christmas shopping! I don’t know why I am procrastinating this year but I need to step up my game. I am all about finding a great deal on all the items on my Christmas list so I was so excited to hear […]

Life with Spirit


Most of my days look the same. We have a routine and barely deviate from it. Our day pretty much goes something like this: wake up way too early, coffee, make breakfast, do dishes, coffee, throw in a load of laundry, coffee, run errands, forget about laundry in washer, lunch, nap, work, work, coffee, work, […]

LeapFrog Touch Rockin’ Guitar

leapfrog rocking guitar

  Not only are the boys enjoying their new LeapFrog Touch Learning  Bus, but we also received the Rockin’ Guitar which has them, well, rockin’! We’ve had a few guitars before but this one has easily become their favorite {and mine too!}. This week, we were on vacation at the beach. When packing for vacation, we […]

LeapFrog Touch Learning Bus

leapfrog touch magic bus

  Show of hands? Whose kids’ have about a million toys? I see you all raising your hands out there. They can never have too many, can they? Most are only played with a few times before they are tossed aside in the closet, toy box, basement, or the black hole that is under the […]

A Very Veggie World: Veggie Flag Pizza

veggie flag pizza

Since starting my weight loss journey, my family has been eating more vegetables than ever before. We have tried a variety of new veggies and we have found new favorites! Spaghetti squash, zucchini, peppers, and yellow squash grace the table every night. Gone are the days of simply eating corn, peas, and green beans. That […]

Graham Cracker Eclair: An Everyday Treat


Thank you COOL WHIP for sponsoring this post. Join us on Facebook for inspiration and recipes for everyday treats. What you add makes it. #coolwhipmoms *** Now that the weather is getting warmer, I am thinking about summer gatherings. And with summer gatherings comes summertime food. Whenever we get together with friends and family, everyone […]

Dessert with Friends


Thanks to Duncan Hines for sponsoring my writing. There’s no limit to the baking possibilities, so grab your favorite Duncan Hines mix and Comstock or Wilderness fruit fillings and Bake On! www.duncanhines.com. *** During the holiday season, it is so hard to catch up with friends. Some times, it’s even hard to find time for […]

5 Holiday Makeup Looks


Growing up, I was a bit of a tomboy. But the one girly thing that I really got into as soon as my other friend’s did was makeup. We loved sitting around with our Caboodles full of drug-store makeup and creating new looks. Things haven’t changed much almost 20 years later. I definitely go through […]

Holiday Comforts


This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic, the brand millions of owners trust to deliver their best night’s sleep every night. Enjoy our Buy 2, get 1 free pillow offer now and give the gift of custom comfort to someone you love. *** With the holidays fast approaching, I find myself on the go {like I’m […]