My Experience with Nutrisystem Fast 5 #NSNation

Pasta Fagioli Soup

It is amazing how fast this week zoomed by with the Nutrisystem Vegetarian Meal Plan! Even more amazing is that I lost 4 lbs since starting this diet. I had lost a couple of pounds before starting my diet since I had been sick with a touch of the flu (still not feeling totally up […]

Celebrate Earth Day with HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

April is Earth Month

This post is part of the Healthy Essentials 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Since April is Earth Month, […]

Dinosaur World


My husband, son, and I embarked on an adventure to Cave City, Kentucky over this weekend to visit Dinosaur World, which is also located in Plant City, Florida and Glen Rose, Texas. I’m unsure how I originally found out about this gem of an attraction, but I have been wanting to take my son since […]

Exclusively at Best Buy: Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard

Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Over the past few years, our entertainment center has acquired and accumulated a DVR, a gaming console, Blu-Ray DVD Player, Digital Cable Box, a Roku, and several remotes. Sometimes it […]

Flip the Script with Target Pharmacy: Win a $50 Target Gift Card #TargetSponsored


Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. My love for Target began as a child. As soon as my mom and I’d arrive at Target, I’d immediately veer toward the clearance section in the clothing department. This was also the beginning of my newfound love for fashion and bargain shopping, which is usually […]

The Opposite of Loneliness

The Opposite of Loneliness

During her fleeting time on this Earth, Marina Keegan, 22, touched lives and captured hearts with her profound wisdom, captivating words, and unforgettable wry humor. Clearly a star in her own right, Keegan graduated magna cum laude from Yale in 2012. She had a play in the works that was going to be produced at […]

Disneynature’s BEARS Activity Sheets


In honor of Disneynature’s BEARS opening in theatres on April 18th, here are several printable Disneynature’s BEARS Activity Sheets that will keep your child entertained for hours on end, especially for a road trip! These activities include Alaskan Animal Cards, Brown Bear Identification Card, a Bear Mask, Word Search, and much more! BEARS is rated […]

Poolside Chic: Lime Ricki Swimwear

Piped Rose Swim Dress

It is evident that vintage will never go out of style, with movies and television shows, such as The Great Gatsby, Mad Men, Boardwalk Empire, and the short-lived, yet the awe-inspiring show, Pan-Am. Giving a distinctive nod to poolside chic styles of the heyday, it’s clear that Lime Ricki agrees! Their alluring and vintage-esque, yet […]

The Beginning of My Nutrisystem Journey #NSNation

Nutrisystem Shake

As of today, I started my Nutrisystem journey. I’ll be adhering to this diet plan for the next three months since my goal is to lose 25 – 30 lbs. In 2010, I successfully lost over 20 lbs. with the Nutrisystem Vegetarian Diet Plan. Fast forward to two years later, I managed to gain some […]

Clear Your Calendar for a Saturdate with Simple Beauty at Walgreens


This post is financially supported by Global Influence. I have had my fair share of skin woes since I was a pre-teen. I never know what to expect with sensitive combination skin. Some days my skin is practically flawless, and other days I’m literally faced with myriad of skin issues: oiliness, breakouts, or extreme dryness […]