Peanut Butter Cinnamon Yogurt Dip (1)

Peanut Butter Cinnamon Yogurt Dip

Thanks to Yoplait® Greek 100 Whips! for sponsoring today’s discussion and yogurt dip recipe. I love working from home, and while there are many advantages of working from home, one disadvantage I found is that I tend to snack a lot more than when I worked outside of the home.  We are very intentional about… Read More »

Advantages of working from home

The Advantages of Working From Home

When Philip and I got married, although we were both working full time jobs, we agreed that if we had any kids, we would not send them to daycare. Not that there is anything wrong with daycare, we just didn’t trust people around our baby. Two years later, Z.E.N. was born.  Luckily for me, the… Read More »

Easy Ways to Get Your Family to Drink More Water

Easy Ways To Get Your Family To Drink More Water

This post about ways to get your family to drink more water is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and DripDrop®, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DrinkDripDrop #DripDropHydrates http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV   Last month Philip mentioned to me how dry Z.E.N.’s skin looked.  I know our house gets… Read More »

Cupid's Arrow Valentine's

Cupid’s Arrow Valentine’s Pouch

I thought this cupid’s arrow valentine’s pouch craft was so cute so when Blick Art Materials contacted me and asked me to re-create it, I jumped on the opportunity.  I’m not the craftiest person in the world, but this didn’t seem like it would be so hard, and I was confident that I could re-create. … Read More »

DIY Rose Sugar Lip Scrub

DIY Rose Sugar Lip Scrub For Kissable Lips

Have you ever made your own DIY sugar lip scrub? Since Valentine’s day is coming up real soon, I thought that using a lip scrub would be a great way to get some smooth kissable lips!  I have always purchased lip scrubs in the past, but I’m trying to get away from purchasing everything and… Read More »

Be Active to Maintain Strong Bones

Be Active to Maintain Strong Bones Throughout Life

Something I never really thought about when I was younger, but now find myself thinking about is how to maintain strong bones. When the body is not given sufficient nutrients, it will often begin to draw on its reserves.  This is especially true for women with insufficient calcium intake.  Maintaining a healthy and balanced diet… Read More »

Jumpstart your Day with a Green Smoothie

JumpStart Your Day With A Green Smoothie

Thanks to Del Monte Pure Earth Juice for sponsoring today’s discussion on how to jumpstart your day with a green smoothie. How do you jumpstart your day? I am not a morning person at all, so getting my day started used to be very hard for me. Nowadays, I’ve implemented a few new steps to… Read More »

Family Friendly Valentine's Day Movies

Family Friendly Valentine’s Day Movies

With Valentine’s Day coming up, many couples are excited to spend time together and enjoy a romantic time. This applies to young couples and married couples alike. Age never matters when it comes to enjoying Valentine’s Day, and families may find it easy to enjoy family movie nights together on Valentine’s Day. There are many… Read More »

7 Kid Friendly Movies to Watch on Snow Days

7 Kid Friendly Movies To Watch On A Snow Day

How do you keep the kids from going stir-crazy on snow day? While there are dozens of great, activities out there for kids, sometimes you just need to be able to sit down and relax.  What better way to do that than with some great kid friendly movies. Some of these films can help inspire… Read More »

Highlights of the Surface Pro 3

Highlights Of The Surface Pro 3

The tablet world is more competitive than ever, so it’s always a big surprise when something new is released that actually stands out in the crowd. The Surface Pro 3 from Microsoft is one of the few tablets to really take the world by storm in recent years, and the tablet definitely has some fairly… Read More »

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Men

Top Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Men

Thanks to Personalization Mall for facilitating this post on Valentine’s day gift ideas for men. Are you on the hunt for some Valentine’s day gift ideas for men?  Philip is really handy in the kitchen so I’ve been thinking about food related gifts. In my opinion, men who love to cook are hard to shop… Read More »