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Orange “Scream” Dream Dessert

Orange Dream Dessert

This post brought to you by TruMoo. All opinions are 100% mine. TruMoo Chocolate flavored milk is a favorite drink at my house. Not only does it taste great, but TruMoo milk contains 8 essential nutrients. It is sweetened with just enough sugar, and contains no high fructose corn syrup. That’s something I can feel… Continue Reading…

DIY Fall Care Package for a Friend with Printable

DIY Fall Care Package for a Friend

The cooler weather has finally arrived! This change of the season brings us colorful fall leaves, pumpkin patches, fresh apple pie, and of course Halloween and Thanksgiving. It’s my favorite time of the year. I just love sweater weather. The cooler weather also brings with it chapped lips and dry skin, but it’s a trade… Continue Reading…

What do Kim Kardashian and I have in common?

HairInfinity Hair Vitamins

What do Kim Kardashian and I have in common? We both take HairInfinity hair vitamins, and we’re both moms. That’s two things, but I am going to talk about HairInfinity today. I used to have thick, long, silky hair. It’s one of many things lost due to a combination of midlife hormonal changes and a… Continue Reading…

Slow Cooker Mushroom Spinach Lasagna Recipe & #FlavorServed Twitter Party on 10/29

Vegetarian Slow Cooker Lasagna

This post brought to you by Hunt’s®. All opinions are 100% mine. I love Italian food. I really LOVE anything dish with tomatoes. There is nothing better than a good red sauce. I have been working on my family tree the last few months, and am astonished that I don’t have any roots tracing back… Continue Reading…

THE BOOK OF LIFE in Theaters on 10/17! #BookOfLife #Giveaway

The Book of Life Movie

THE BOOK OF LIFE is in theaters on October 17, and we’re celebrating the movie with a fun giveaway. I am personally so excited about this movie after seeing the trailer and the stunning art work. The Mexican Day of the Dead visuals reveal that this movie is sure to take audiences through an afterlife… Continue Reading…

Halloween Picture Books Giveaway

Halloween Picture Books Giveaway

It’s just a couple of weeks until Halloween. I bet your kids are getting excited! We are definitely in the spirit of the season around here. The Halloween costumes have been chosen. We are working on Halloween decorations, and most of our Halloween candy has been purchased. I have a very fun giveaway from Sourcebooks… Continue Reading…

Help End Child Hunger in America #ShareAMeal

Help End Childhood Hunger in America - Unilever Project Sunlight #ShareAMeal

The fact that 1 in 5 children in America go to bed hungry is unimaginable, but it’s a reality. That’s 16 million children – equate that to the populations of Los Angeles, New York City, Chicago and Philadelphia combined. I know. It’s mind blowing. I am so proud to partner with Unilever Project Sunlight to… Continue Reading…

Family Dog Rescue | Making Happy Families

Northern California Family Dog Rescue - Making Happy Families

The folks at Northern California Family Dog Rescue are in the business of making happy families. Specializing in saving and finding homes for family friendly dogs since 2010, Family Dog Rescue saves dogs from over-crowded municipal shelters and certain euthanasia. I had the great pleasure of volunteering at their San Francisco location last week, along… Continue Reading…

Washi Tape Halloween Treat Bags

Halloween Washi Tape Treat Bags

I got a wee bit carried away buying Halloween washi tape this year. I have so much of it! More than I can ever use… or can I? I am on a mission to use up some of my craft supplies, beginning with these simple washi tape Halloween treat bags. These little Halloween treat bags are… Continue Reading…

Get RaceTrac’s Crazy Good Coffee Free Oct. 12-18!

Free Coffee at RaceTrac

So many of us feel like we can’t start our day without a cup of coffee. Now that fall has arrived, and the temperature is dropping, even more people are gravitating towards a nice hot cup of coffee. To celebrate fall, RaceTrac is having a Crazy Good Coffee celebration! Free Coffee Week is back! RaceTrac’s… Continue Reading…

It’s Never Too Late to Earn Your College Degree

It's Never Too Late to Earn Your College Degree

I didn’t go to college until after I was married and had already given birth to four children. My friends and family must have thought I was crazy to enroll in nursing school with four children at home. In fact, I know they did. I didn’t get the support and encouragement I had hoped for…. Continue Reading…

Join Us for the Let’s Celebrate Halloween Twitter Party 10/14 #OrangeTuesday

Let’s Celebrate Halloween Twitter Party 10/14 9-10PM EST #OrangeTuesday

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with BuyCostumes. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Boo! Halloween is only a few weeks away, which means that it’s time to start planning a spooktacular night of trick-or-treating with the family. Plus, since Halloween falls on a Friday this year, a party is definitely a must!… Continue Reading…