The Longest Ride Review and Interview

  The Longest Ride Review and Interview #LongestRide I'm a huge fan of reading. Ever since I have been little I have loved to get into … [Continue Reading]

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A Pinterest Party and DIY Marbleized Mugs

  A Pinterest Party and DIY Marbleized Mugs I love spending time with my sisters and I also love crafting. So, when my sister in law let me … [Continue Reading]

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A Magical Day at the Ice Castles

  A Magical Day at the Ice Castles I never really knew what cold was until I moved to the midwest. I grew up in FL and I *thought* … [Continue Reading]

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Girls Night out in Hampton

  Girls Night out in Hampton Some of my favorite people to hang out with are the North Iowa Bloggers. Not only do we "get" each other when … [Continue Reading]

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Police Men + Firemen + Make a Wish = A Winning Combination #BattleoftheBadges

  Police Men + Firemen + Make a Wish = A Winning Combination #BattleoftheBadges   One of my favorite things about North Iowa is … [Continue Reading]

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Visiting Paso Robles, CA

  Visiting Paso Robles, CA How is the weather where you are?  Even though the calendar says it's still fall it looks more like winter … [Continue Reading]

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Meeting Agent Carter and Spending Time on Set #AgentCarter #ABCTVEvent

  Meeting Agent Carter and Spending Time on Set #AgentCarter #ABCTVEvent Did you catch Agent Carter last week?  It was amazing! The … [Continue Reading]

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Grid Iron Grill – My Favorite Lunch Stop in Webster City

  Grid Iron Grill My Favorite Lunch Stop in Webster City   This past Saturday I spent the day in Webster City, IA with my … [Continue Reading]

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Creativity comes Alive at Kelly Gau Studio

  Creativity comes Alive at Kelly Gau Studio One of my favorite things to do is spend time painting and crafting. I love to create; for me … [Continue Reading]

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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 … [Continue Reading]

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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 … [Continue Reading]

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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 … [Continue Reading]

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A MARVELous Spread fit for a Super Hero

  *This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AvengersUnite #CollectiveBias A MARVELous Spread fit for a Super Hero I’ve always been a huge super hero fan since I was a little girl.  Some may think I’m a little nerdy or go overboard when it comes […]

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Choosing the Perfect Gift for any Mom

  *This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #BestMomsDayEver #CollectiveBias I am very thankful for my mom, but every year around Mother’s Day it’s a little bit tough for me. She lost her battle with cancer about 4 years ago.  The fact is though even […]

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Why some Semi Trucks Drive Slower than Others

  Why some Semi Trucks Drive Slower than Others #TruckerTuesday Have you ever got stuck behind a slow truck?  I have while driving a car and a truck. I’ve also been that slow truck. It can be frustrating, but did you know why some are slower than others? Some Trucks are Governed Some trucks are […]

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10 Minute Salsa and Queso for Cinco de Mayo

    *This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #DelimexFiesta #CollectiveBias 10 Minute Salsa and Queso for Cinco de Mayo I grew up in south Florida which is really a melting pot full of cultural diversity. I love that I had the opportunity to grow […]

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Crabby Bill’s A Florida Tradition

  Crabby Bill’s A Florida Tradition #food #travel My husband and I were in Tampa for a wedding so we stopped by mother in law’s. She lives across the bay and we love spending time with her.  We decided to go for dinner at our favorite restaurant in the area – Crabby Bill’s.  We used to […]

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A tour of Latham Hi-Tech Seeds

    A Tour of Latham Hi-Tech Seeds When I hear spring I think of warmer weather, sunshine, green grass, and flowers. Here in Iowa a lot of farmers and residents think about planting season as well. We have a short window between snow falls and it’s important to get their seeds into the ground if […]

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My Road Trip Flight

  My Road Trip Flight #TruckerTuesday A road trip flight? And on #TruckerTuesday?  I know it sounds strange, but I had to share my weekend with you. I told you about road trips last week on #TruckerTuesday and felt it was only right to finish my road trip story, especially because it’s been such an […]

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The Columbia Restaurant – a Florida tradition since 1905

  The Columbia Restaurant A Florida tradition since 1905  Good food and friends is a great combination.  My college roomie, Nadia, got married last week and I was so excited to join her in Tampa for the celebration.  In college we could walk to Channelside or take the trolley to historic Ybor City. Her wedding would […]

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Clear Lake to Chicago – Midwest Adventures

  Clear Lake to Chicago – Midwest Adventures #NorthIowaBloggers #NIBTravel Living in the Midwest has been so wonderful and I love experiencing all it has to offer. Just south of Northwood is the city of Clear Lake, IA. It’s home to one of my favorite places to eat, The Barrel Drive In! They have delicious […]

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Road Trips are Better in a Truck

  Road Trips are Better in a Truck #TruckerTuesday Have you ever had a really good friend? I’ve had lots of good friends, but only a handful of really good ones. The type you can tell anything to and you’re not embarrassed or worried about trusting them.  They’re also life long friends no matter how […]

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The Longest Ride Review and Interview

  The Longest Ride Review and Interview #LongestRide I’m a huge fan of reading. Ever since I have been little I have loved to get into a good book and let my imagination take over.  I remember going to the library every week in the summer and picking out several books to read.  I still […]

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Exploring Town Lake in Austin, TX

  Exploring Town Lake in Austin, TX #TruckerTuesday One of the main reasons my husband and I decided to become team truck drivers is that we wanted to travel.  That’s the whole reason we decided to get an RV. We realized that we could not drive cross country every day if we weren’t getting paid […]

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My Day at Pixar #InsideOutEvent

  My Day at Pixar #InsideOutEvent Unique ideas. Compelling stories. Visual artistry. Cutting-edge technology. They all come together under one roof at Pixar’s 22-acre Emeryville campus. I am a HUGE Disney Pixar fan and honestly I’ve always wanted to be in an animation.  I mean, how amazing would that be?! I had the amazing opportunity to […]

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Give Them Space

  Give them Space #TruckerTuesday Some people don’t mind truckers and others are nervous when they pass them. No matter how you feel about them you do share the road with them.  Most (notice I do not say all) are more cautious than your “average” driver.  They drive the road everyday sometimes as much as 11 […]

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5 Steps to a Greener Home Office

  *This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BringingInnovation #CollectiveBias 5 Steps to a Greener Home Office I’ve always thought having a birthday on a holiday was cool.  My nephew is a St Patty’s Day baby and I celebrate my birthday on Earth Day! I liked […]