10 Tips to Stay Healthy During Flu Season

"CVS Minute Clinic" "Flu Season" "Who should get the flu shot?"

Thank you CVS Minute Clinic for sponsoring our conversation about the Flu. It’s almost Halloween and there are ghosts and goblins on every street corner, fake spiderwebs on bushes, and kids are getting ready to go trick or treating. But for my family Halloween season also means it’s time for us to get our flu […]

Silk Almondmilk Taste Challenge #TasteSilkAlmond @LoveMySilk

"Silk Almondmilk", "Almondmilk and Oatmeal", "Almondmilk", "Switch to Almondmilk", "Silk Almondmilk Taste Challenge"

Have you taken the Silk Almondmilk Taste Challenge? We did almost 5 years ago and we haven’t gone back!Vanilla Silk Almondmilk has just 90 calories per serving and 50% more calcium than dairy milk, it’s an excellent source of vitamin E with no cholesterol or saturated fat. And Silk Almondmilk has no artificial colors, flavors […]

Goldilock Las Vegas 10k Race Recap

"Goldilocks Race Series" "Goldilocks Las Vegas 10k" "Bike Goldilocks" "Las Vegas Goldilocks Race" "10k Race" "Race Recap" "Running" "10k Run"

This weekend I ran my first ever 10k not only since I’ve started my half marathon training, but in general.  3 years ago I did the 40 mile bike ride and even thought I was technically a DNF that race, I loved how it was organized. I had planned to go back the next year […]

How to Clean Your Microwave In 5 Minutes #DawnBeyondTheSink

"Dawn Beyond The Sink" "Clean Your Kitchen" "Kitchen Surfaces" "how to clean your microwave"

Thank you Dawn and Double Duty Divas for sponsoring this post. All opinions are always my own. Most people know about DAWN dish soap, and it’s amazing ability to cut grease in the sink. But did you know that it does so much more than just dishes? With Dawn you can: pre-treat laundry stains Help […]

Protein Packed Apple Chia Pudding

"Chia Recipe" "Chia Seeds" "Chia Pudding" "Apple Chia Pudding" "Skoop B-Strong"

For a little over a month I have been making Apple Chia Pudding for my son as a healthy treat or after school snack.  He loves it, and so do I which isn’t surprising seeing as we are also big fans of chia jam! It’s easy to make and really tastes great, but recently I’ve […]

Halloween Worms {Sensory Spaghetti}

"Halloween Crafts" "Halloween Activities for Kids" "Sensory Bins" "Sensory Spaghetti" "Halloween Worms" "Halloween"

  My son is just over a year and not old enough to really help out too much with the big kid crafts so I put together a sensory activity for him and a friend. The boys loved it so much and the older girls couldn’t help but join in on the fun! Sensory Spaghetti […]

Boo-nilla Halloween Milkshakes!

"Halloween Treats" "Halloween Crafts" "Halloween for Kids" "Milkshakes" "Creative Milkshakes" "Ghost Milkshakes" "Vanilla Milkshake" "Vanilla Milkshake for Kids"

It is a tradition in my little family to make these sweet Boo-nilla Halloween Milkshakes every year! We started my daughters first Halloween and have kept it going. We are big milkshake lovers also so it was a perfect fit for us! This is such an easy treat to make – you might be making […]

How To Make Perfectly Crumbled Ground Beef! #TheHacksofLife

"TheHacksofLife" "Cooking Hacks" "Kitchen Hack" "Perfectly Crumbled Ground Beef" "How to Cook Ground Beef" "Fresh & Easy"

As a busy mom I am always on the lookout for tips and tricks to make my life easier. I love a good “Hack” when it comes to work I have to do anyway, so when Fresh & Easy asked me to share one of my favorite cooking hacks and include it on their Pinterest […]



ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY Movie Review! Have you ever had one of those days where nothing goes your way?  I know I have!  But even those bad days can’t compare to ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY! After starting the day before his 12th birthday […]

DIY BOO-tiful Halloween Paper Wreath

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DIY Halloween Paper Wreath If you are anything like me you love wreaths. Every season I have a wreath out and every holiday I put together a themed wreath! I love how something simple like putting out a new wreath can instantly add interest and character to your home! Whether it is on a front […]