Cate & Chloe $200 VIP Jewelry Giveaway

Cate & Chloe VIP Giveaway

Awhile back I had the opportunity to review a pair of Olivia Dignity Stud Earrings from Cate & Chloe. I raved about how beautiful they are, especially at such an affordable price. I’m excited to once again team up with Cate & Chloe — this time to give away a 1-month VIP Membership! The Cate & Chloe VIP Membership delivers the newest and most {Read More}

Freshen Up Your Morning Routine with Cottonelle

Cottonelle Clean Care

Thanks to Cottonelle for sponsoring today’s discussion. Mornings are a little crazy around here now that all three kids are in school. I’m up early every day to get my son off to middle school by 7:30 and then I have to hurry and head home to get my girls ready for preschool. I have found that sticking to a {Read More}

Easy White Chili

Easy White Chili - quick & easy recipe that will leave people asking for more!

When the weather turns cooler, all I want to do is stay inside and curl up in my fuzzy blanket and enjoy a warm bowl of soup. I have a few favorites that I make over and over again, one of them being Zuppa Toscana, but my all-time favorite soup is White Chili. Over the past few years, I’ve tweaked and {Read More}

Vapour Organic Beauty Review

Vapour Organic Beauty

When it comes to beauty products, I am really picky about only using products that contain natural or organic ingredients. I’ve tried many different cosmetic brands and I have to say I am very impressed with the quality and effectiveness of Vapour Organic Beauty products. Vapour Organic Beauty is a unique company that prides itself on making exceptional products made entirely from {Read More}

Invisalign Teen: Straight Talk on Straight Teeth

Invisalign Teen

This is a sponsored post brought to you by Invisalign. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Growing up, I had to deal with the discomfort of braces twice. Once when I was just 9 and then again when I was 15. It was a rough few years but in the end all of the pain was totally worth having beautiful, straight teeth. Now my {Read More}

3 Activities to Teach Your Kids Good Financial Habits + Giveaway

Activities to Teach Your Kids Good Financial Habits

It’s never too early to start teaching your kids good financial habits. If you start when they are young and lead by example, they will eventually learn how to be financially independent adults — an important skill that everyone needs to have! My husband and I try to find everyday, real-life opportunities to teach our kids the value of money and how to {Read More}

5 Tips to Introducing Your College Student to Credit Cards

5 Tips to Introducing Your College Student to Credit Cards

I wrote this post as part of the Discover Preferred Blogger Program. All opinions are my own. Even though I’ve been done with college for awhile now, I still remember the excitement and nervousness I felt when I first started. I was anxious to start the next chapter of my life, but scared at the same time to have so much {Read More}

Easy Tuna Melt Sliders

Easy Tuna Melt Sliders

Life is always a little more crazy when the kids go back to school. I try to make it easier by planning quick and easy meals for the week. One meal that I always turn to on busy school nights is my mom’s recipe for tuna melts. Not only are they quick and easy to whip up, they are healthy too. It’s been one {Read More}

Re-Energize Your Back-to-School Routine & Save on Healthy Essentials

Healthy Essentials

This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. 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. I can’t believe it’s already time for my kids to head back to {Read More}

Love Wine? Try Making Your Own Wine Spritzer!

Red Wine Spritzer

Don’t get me wrong, I will take a good glass of red wine any time of year, but there is just something about summer that makes me want more of a cold, refreshing drink to sip on. Apparently, my mother-in-law and I think alike. Last summer, she introduced me to her homemade version of a “wine cooler,” aka wine spritzer, {Read More}