February Nerd Block Jr. + Giveaway


Bridget’s eyes light up when she sees a familiar purple box waiting for her on the kitchen counter after school. She’s been getting the Nerd Block Jr. for girls subscription for the past couple months and always anxiously waits to see what surprises lie inside. To her, they are little treasures and are toys that… [read more]

Asian Pork Tenderloin

Asian Pork Tenderloin

I moan and complain about the winter, but there is one big positive that I’m reminded of every time I go into my kitchen. Winter is slow cooker season! I’m using the slow cooker at least five nights a week. I’ve only had a few slow cooker fails. Most meals turn out great! I’ve also… [read more]

New Year’s Reminder Giveaway

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We are two months into the new year now. How time flies! How are you doing with those New Year’s Resolutions? I’m still going strong with most of mine. I’m eating much better and am drinking way more water than I used to before. My organizing projects have stalled a bit and I need to… [read more]

Making Positive Changes with Viactiv #BeActiv


Small changes can make a big impact on your life. You can set your goals in motion by simply mentally committing to what you want to acomplish and just start. I’m happy to report that I’m still going strong with my new year’s resolution for 2015 – to live healthier by eating better. I incorporate… [read more]

DIY Headache Helper Roll-On

DIY Headache Helper Roll-On

Headaches and me are old friends. We’ve been on and off my whole adult life. Some years we are tighter than others. In the past several years, my headaches seem to only hit hard around my cycle. Hormonal headaches suck! This is one “friend” I don’t want to have. My go-to headache pain medicine used… [read more]

One Minute Brownie Cups

One Minute Brownie Cups

This recipe for One Minute Brownie Cups couldn’t be any easier. You can have a rich, sweet indulgence ready in just one minute. Your home will smell like you’ve been baking all day! They are really the perfect sweet snack. I also like that they are tiny so I don’t feel too guilty indulging. 4.9… [read more]

6 Date Night Must-Haves + Giveaway #PGMom

Six Date Night Must-Haves

Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. As part of my affiliation with this group I receive products and special access to P&G events and opportunities. The opinions on this blog are my own. Surprisingly, John was the one who suggested we do more date nights. Usually it will consist of going out to dinner and then… [read more]