Stocking Stuffers for Men

Disclosure: This post was made possible by iConnect and Old Spice. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine     Looking for some inspiration for what to put in your man's stocking? I don't know about you, but sometimes men are really hard to buy for. Especially when it comes to stocking stuffers. Normally I would buy something easy like a gift card and be done BUT this year I thought I would … [Read more...]

Turkey Bacon Brie Braid Recipe

Disclosure: I have been compensated by Immaculate Baking for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my own. Turkey Bacon Brie Braid is a quick and easy way to use up leftover turkey and have your family asking for more! If you like using quality ingredients but don't have time to make every single item on your holiday menu from scratch, keep reading. So it was day 3 of eating leftover turkey and I can safely say my … [Read more...]

How to Keep your House Smelling Good – #12Stinks of Christmas

Disclosure: This review was made possible by iConnect and Febreze.  I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are 100% mine.   How to Keep your House Smelling Good During the Holiday's! Throughout the year, we stay fairly active running the kids around to various after-school and weekend activities like soccer practice, voice lessons, and golf lessons. Rarely are we at home to entertain guests nor do we … [Read more...]

How to Workout from Home

Disclosure: Thanks to Balanced Body and Mom It Forward Blogger Network for sponsoring this post. Please remember all opinions are 100% my own.     Photo courtesy of Balanced Body® I have a confession to make. I do not like going to the gym. First of all I feel like every guy in there is watching me. You know what I'm talking about? You walk into the gym and the guys are laser-focused on you as you go from machine to machine.   Secondly, … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Protein Waffles

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Purely Inspired. All opinions are 100% mine.       Fall is officially in the air and I couldn’t be more excited if I tried. It has always been my favorite season of the year and I don’t see that ever changing. Pumpkins are starting to pop up at the farmers market everywhere and you know what that means?!   Pumpkin Spice Protein Waffles     These Pumpkin Spice Protein … [Read more...]

How I Control my Hunger

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Meta Appetite Control as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central.  Remember the good old days when you could eat what you want, drink what you want and still remain petite and shapely? I miss those times when I could eat out at restaurants, grab a double cheeseburger or Monte Cristo {YUM} and not worry about gaining 10 pounds in the process. After turning 40, I really started to notice my … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Mocha Protein Shake Recipe

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Purely Inspired. All opinions are 100% mine. Salted Caramel Mocha Protein Shake Recipe Breakfast is the hardest meal of the day for me. I'm sure most of you know that it's also the most important meal of the day because it literally “breaks” the “fast” that our bodies have gone through while sleeping. It also kick starts our metabolism and gets us burning calories right when we … [Read more...]

Homemade Instant Iced Coffee Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Folgers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.     I am an iced coffee addict! Whenever we are out and about shopping, I love to sip on a nice cold drink that gives me a little bit of oomph! Buying a drink while I’m out gets way to expensive so I like to make my own. It’s so easy and really saves me a ton of money. You won’t believe how easy this strong, creamy iced coffee tastes … [Read more...]

9 Reasons You Need a Cup of Instant Coffee in Your Life

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Folgers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.     9 Reasons You Need a Cup of Instant Coffee in Your Life           As a mom, I can honestly say my kids are always ready to go before I am in the morning. They seem to wake up naturally perky. Well, I can’t say that happens to me. For this very reason, I keep instant coffee in my kitchen. Every … [Read more...]

Doctor On Demand: See a Doctor without Leaving Home

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Doctor On Demand as part of a Blog Blast Activation for Influence Central. Doctor On Demand: See a Doctor without Leaving Home I don't know about you, but when I don't feel good, I don't want to leave my house or more importantly my bed. When you or your kids are sick, you want to feel better fast and see a doctor right away. Imagine if you didn't have to leave the comfort of your own home and could … [Read more...]