4 Tips for the Perfect Picnic!

I know I can't be the only one who is super excited about spring. Even though we had a pretty mild winter here in Minnesota, it's still colder than those pretty spring days or even warmer summer days that will be here soon. The warmer weather means it's time to get OUTSIDE to enjoy all those things … [Read more...]

The Best Way to Cut a Mango

Not only are mangos delicious, but they are healthy as well! They are packed with pectin, vitamin C and vitamin A. They also contain enzymes that can break down protein and fiber to help digestion. To top it off they have 25 different kinds of carotenoids to boost your immune system. When … [Read more...]

Earn Rewards with Nielsen Computer and Mobile Panel + $300 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

This is a sponsored post for Nielsen. I have been compensated through the SheSavvy Influence Network. All opinions remain my own. Chances are you have probably heard of Nielsen. They have been in business for 90 years and are most well known for the Nielsen TV and radio ratings. When you hear … [Read more...]

DIY No-Sew Clutch Tutorial – They’re So Cute!

How adorable is this clutch?? You can create your own chic, compact minaudière clutchcreate your own chic, compact minaudière clutch – no sewing required! Not only is it fun to make, but once you have your clutch complete, it is super duper useful! Use it to carry your phone, credit card and a few … [Read more...]

Take the “Are You a True Hero of the House” Quiz

Fun fact: You don't need to wear a cape, have the ability to fly, or actually have ANY type of super powers to be a hero. You can save the world, or at least HELP to save the world, by making eco-friendly choices every day and making sure your household uses energy efficiently to produce a lower … [Read more...]

Lock Away Cat Odors with the Litter Genie Cat Litter Disposal System

We all love our cats, right? Sure there are times my cats can drive me CRAZY, but even those crazy situations often make me end up laughing and the love and snuggles they provide far outweigh the "downside". Anyone who owns a cat knows exactly what I mean. They are most often a total joy, but there … [Read more...]

Join the Hydration Challenge + Enter Our 50 Strong Simply Better Bottles Giveaway!

Why is it that some of the simplest things that we KNOW help us stay healthy are still sometimes difficult to accomplish? Take drinking water, for example. As humans, we are designed to drink water and we really NEED it to stay healthy. A person can live without food for a month, but can only live … [Read more...]

Bacon Bowtie Pasta Salad Recipe

Pasta salads are a hit in our house. My husband just loves them! So I try to mix it up and do different flavor combos in our salads. This is a really tasty bacon bowtie pasta salad recipe, and it has tomatoes and onions in it!  His all time favorite is the Italian Pasta Salad, it is my go to salad. … [Read more...]

Huntsville Highlights: Family Travel Fun

While it's always fun and rewarding in the end, multi-generational travel can be a challenge! When we travel as a complete family unit, that means everyone from 8-year-old Little R up to my senior Mom. With that range in ages comes a big range in likes and wants, so it can be a bit tricky finding … [Read more...]

Unique Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day will be here before we know it! I know I am usually guilty of waiting until the last minute to get my mom's present (Sorry Mom!). This year I vow to be better and get started planning her gift much earlier! To help give YOU some suggestions of what to get for your Mom - or for you guys … [Read more...]




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