What did you do last week? I lost 10 lbs with the help of the Plan Z Diet!

   What did you do last week? I lost 10 lbs with the help of the Plan Z Diet! The month of September has flown by.  I have been incredibly busy … [Continue Reading]

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Fall Fun at Enchanted Acres

  Fall Fun at Enchanted Acres I am so excited that Fall is here! Growing up in south Florida we didn't really have seasons. Okay, we had … [Continue Reading]

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Sunset at Hearst Castle

  Sunset at Hearst Castle When I was a little girl I always wanted to be a princess and live in a castle.  I watched a lot of princess … [Continue Reading]

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Sunset The Great Outdoors Cookbook: Adventures in Cooking Under the Open Sky

  *I received a copy of  Sunset Magazine's BBQ Cookbook - The Great Outdoors Cookbook to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my … [Continue Reading]

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Vegan & Gluten Free Mac and Cheese

  Vegan & Gluten Free Mac and Cheese Recipe There is something so comforting about Mac and Cheese. I'm not sure what it is about it. Maybe … [Continue Reading]

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Cheesy Bacon & Chive Dip Recipe – Simple and Inexpensive with help from Kraft Coupons

  *This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PackedWithSavings … [Continue Reading]

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Everglades Holiday Park – Home of the Gator Boys!

  *I received complimentary passes to  Everglades Holiday Park (Home of the Gator Boys!) to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest … [Continue Reading]

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Discover the Mystery of Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, CA

  *I received a complimentary pass to tour the Winchester Mystery House to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my … [Continue Reading]

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Lay’s Do Us a Flavor Chip Tasting & Voting Party

  Lay's Do Us a Flavor Chip Tasting & Voting Party What is a friend? I will tell you ... it is someone with whom you dare to be … [Continue Reading]

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Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

  Buffalo Cauliflower Bites I've been successfully eating clean for 2 weeks now. I will tell you that I have had quite a bit more energy and … [Continue Reading]

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I ran the Color Run Kaleidoscope Tour!

  *I received two registrations to the Color Run Kaleidoscope Tour to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my own. … [Continue Reading]

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Fuji Apple Chicken Salad Recipe

  I have really been trying to eat healthy but the problem with it is I like food too much! Laugh if you want, but it's true. I crave things … [Continue Reading]

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How to Be a Fairy Princess

  How to Be a Fairy Princess Lily has a wonderful imagination and she loves all things princesses and fairies.  Last year she even had a Tinker Bell birthday party and had tea with her.  She loves to dress up and play. When we saw the Great Pretenders website she was so excited!  She could […]

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#BlackFridayGiveaway and score major savings while you play!

  #BlackFridayGiveaway and score major savings while you play! *This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons. com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic There are only 29 more go to sleep and wake ups until Christmas! I giggle every time I use that […]

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Marvel Universe Live – A Fun Family Experience #MUL

Marvel Universe Live A Fun Family Experience #MUL My family had the opportunity to go see Marvel Universe Live and it was FANTASTIC!! We attended the VIP party first for all sorts of fun. We were also able to meet the performers. We made super hero shields with Wolverine!!! He shared with us how hard he trains for […]

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Advice on Motherhood and Balance with Fergie #Fergie #AMAs #ABCTVEvent #RockinEve

  Advice on Motherhood and Balance with Fergie #Fergie #AMAs #ABCTVEvent #RockinEve While I was in Los Angeles a few weeks ago we had a chance to sit down with Fergie! I have to admit I was really excited about this interview. I mean it’s Fergie!!  We were going to sit down with her and […]

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5 Facts about Feast #BigHero6Event #Feast

   5 Facts about Feast #BigHero6Event #Feast I know I have been talking a lot about Big Hero 6, but that’s because it’s amazing! Today I wanted to focus on the short they showed before Big Hero 6 – FEAST!  It was adorable!  Even though it wasn’t a full length film there was so much emotion […]

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On the Set of black-ish #blackishABC #ABCTVEvent

  On the Set of black-ish #blackishABC #ABCTVEvent I shared with you last week about some of my adventures while in Los Angeles and visiting the Disney Animation Studios.  One of those adventures included interviewing the creator of and the amazing kids that star in ABC’s new show black-ish.  When you pull up to the […]

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Celebrating my Weight Loss with Plan Z

  It has been quite the week. I’m exhausted, but it was well worth it.  I had the opportunity to head to Los Angeles and hang out at the Disney Animation Studio, walk a red carpet, and so much more!  Remember I asked you to vote on two dresses? Well,  this is the dress that […]

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My Dancing with the Stars Experience #DWTS #ABCTVEvent

  My Dancing with the Stars Experience #DWTS #ABCTVEvent I remember about 9 years ago –  June 1, 2005 to be exact – when this brand new show came on TV.  My mom loved it from the first show.  She would watch it every week.  Every time that I see the show I think of […]

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Voicing Baymax from BIG HERO 6 at Disney Animation Studios #BigHero6Event

  Voicing Baymax from BIG HERO 6 at Disney Animation Studios #BigHero6Event Do you have a dream job?  I have to admit my job now is pretty much a dream come true, but the ultimate job for me would be a cartoon character. Yes I realize that cartoons are just animated films voiced by humans, […]

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Meet GoGo and Honey Lemon from #BigHero6Event

  Meet GoGo and Honey Lemon from #BigHero6Event Interview with Jamie Chung and Genesis Rodriguez I’ve been telling you about how awesome Big Hero 6 is, have you seen it yet?! I love the two female characters- GoGo and Honey Lemon.  I think they’re great “super heroes” for little girls (and boys) to look up to. I […]

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Behind the Scenes with the Cast of black-ish #ABCTVEvent #blackishABC

  Behind the Scenes with the Cast of black-ish #ABCTVEvent #blackishABC There’s a great new show on ABC called black-ish.  I’ve loved it since the first episode I viewed.  After sitting down with the kids in the show I love it even more.  The kids were so polite and just absolutely adorable.  We were also […]

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A Sneak Peak into the Making of Big Hero 6 #BigHero6Event

  A Sneak Peak into the Making of Big Hero 6 #BigHero6Event I love all things Disney. I know, I know, that’s a really broad statement, but it’s 100% accurate. One of my favorite places to visit is Disney Animation in Los Angeles.  If I lived in CA I would probably apply to work there. […]

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Disney Movies Anywhere is now Available in the Google Play Store

  Disney Movies Anywhere is now Available in the Google Play Store I really enjoy watching movies and I love being able to watch them on my tablet.  I think it’s so nice to bring my tablet when I’m flying or hand it to the kids when we have a long road trip.  Lily, Kelsey, and […]

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Walking the Red Carpet for the Big Hero 6 Premiere – A Night to Remember #BigHero6Event

  Walking the Red Carpet for the Big Hero 6 Premiere If you follow me on any social media channel at all you know I’ve been out to Los Angeles for an amazing experience of a lifetime. I feel like I’m still riding the whirl wind and over the next few weeks I can’t wait […]

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Homemade Apple Cider

  Homemade Apple Cider How exciting is this? For a third day in a row we have a guest post from another amazing #NorthIowaBlogger.  Today’s guest post is from my good friend, Katy Flint, from Learning as I Go. Recently our family (husband, 14 year old step-son, 10 year old step-son, and myself) spent the […]