The Kids Are Alright Set Visit – Let’s Step Back in Time!

Have you watched "The Kids Are Alright" on ABC yet? If not, do it! I'm one of those people who plans ahead for TV viewing. Every fall I'm excited to see what new shows will be on the air and I always hope there will be a few really good shows that will be keepers. After reading descriptions and … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Garlic Herb Mashed Potatoes Recipe

I love potatoes. And even though I'm a HUGE lover of potatoes, I think my sister is even a bigger lover of potatoes. Ever since we were little kids her #1 favorite thing to eat was a great big heaping mound of mashed potatoes. She would like to make what she called a "mashed potato oven" and put a … [Read more...]

Moving Tips with Some Help from Sam’s Club + Enter to Win a $100 Gift Card

Moving is never fun. While it can be amazing to be in a new house that you love, the actual process of moving is a whole other story. We have moved three times in the last decade and while moving continues to be a chore, it can get easier when you plan ahead - and when you learn from your … [Read more...]

Up Close with DWTS’ Gleb Savchenko, Alan Bersten and Brandon Armstrong

Just before Halloween, I had a chance to meet with “Dancing with the Stars” pros and “Dancing with the Stars: Juniors” mentors Brandon Armstrong, Alan Bersten and Gleb Savchenko. We met at Gleb's dance studio, Pro Dance LA, which he owns with his wife Elena Samodanova. It's a beautiful studio and I … [Read more...]

Incredibles 2 Party Ideas with Games, Recipes and Crafts! + Reader Giveaway

Disney•Pixar’s INCREDIBLES 2 is now available on Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, On-Demand and Digital HD! We LOVED this movie in the theater and are so excited to watch it again at home. To make this Incredibles 2 Movie Night even MORE fun, how about turning it into an Incredibles Game … [Read more...]

Plan a Christopher Robin Movie Night: Recipes, Crafts and More! + Reader Giveaway

Today is the day! Disney’s Christopher Robin is now available on Digital and Blu-ray! We loved this movie in the theater watching Winnie the Pooh and all of his friends back on the big screen and coming to the aid of their favorite boy, Christopher Robin, who is all grown up and in need of their … [Read more...]

Jim Cummings Is the Voice of Pooh (and Tigger!): A Christopher Robin Interview

Throughout the world of Disney there are many iconic character voices. To me, the most iconic of all is that of Winnie the Pooh. For the past 30 years that unforgettable voice has come from the mouth of Jim Cummings. To celebrate the release of Disney’s Christopher Robin coming to Digital and … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in November? My Local CBS Morning Segment

We're heading into the biggest shopping season of the year and it’s time to ask: What Should You Buy in November? This morning I appeared on our local CBS station to discuss the items that you’ll find at great prices all month long. Before we get into what you should buy all month long, one … [Read more...]

Toasty Ham, Cheese and Egg Sandwich with Bays English Muffins

In our house, the go-to meal of choice is a sandwich - - and that means any time of day. Whether it's breakfast, lunch, dinner or snacktime, a sandwich is always a hit. BUT, it's not the same ol' sandwiches all the time. We like to change up the fillings and, of course, what holds those fillings in … [Read more...]

Simplify Small Business Expense Management with Neat – Plus a FREE Trial!

While I love being in business for myself, it definitely has its hard parts! One of them is that as a solo entrepreneur you have to step in and fill the role of so many different positions - everything from CEO down to the cleaning crew (that recycling bin isn't going to empty itself)! The … [Read more...]