Show Love with GiveForward

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In a world where we are surrounded by so many tragedies and bad things, it feels good to focus on the good. Like many of you, I loved watching the ALC Ice Bucket Challenge videos and seeing all the attention being raised and donations being made to such a great cause. But I when I […]

San Francisco Aquarium of the bay: One Of The Best Destinations For Girls

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  Visitors to northern California have the opportunity to take in many great attractions, with San Francisco being one of the top destinations in the area to find fun things to do. For example, San Francisco Aquarium of the Bay is state-of-the-art aquarium that is passionately devoted to caring for marine life. While it is […]

Game Day Party with Chili con Queso Recipe #HappiMess

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It doesn’t take much for my family to come together and football season is just another reason for us to come together for food, family and fun.  During football season, Sundays are like the holidays. We start every season with high hopes for our team.  This past Sunday was no different and and although our team […]

Butterball Turkey Veggie Wraps

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Butterball Every Day for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Having a variety of quick, wholesome, and delicious lunches in your arsenal can help eliminate the stress of packing lunchboxes and feeding yourself at the office. Sending a sandwich in your kids’ lunchboxes is […]

Chocolate Spider Cupcake

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If you’re going to have a Halloween party or you just want your food to be extra spooky that day, you HAVE to try this recipe.   It’s fun, easy and most importantly yummy! So are you ready to make this tasty Halloween treat?  Here’s What you’ll need. For the chocolate muffin:   3 cups […]

Year Round Shopping at Zappos

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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Zappos.com. I received product samples to facilitate my review. Back to school shopping is over, and now my family can settle back into a “normal” routine. That is, if “normal” consists of running kids all over town for basketball practice and music lessons, conducting science experiments […]

Febreeze Scents and Iced Coffee Float #FebrezeFall

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This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Febreze. I don’t think I’m alone when I say fall is my favorite time of the year. The crisp weather, the changing leaves, the chance to wear sweaters and boots, and the excitement of a fresh start. But one of my very favorite things about fall is the smells. […]

Become a Pro at Using Car Seats

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The week of September 14-20 is Child Passenger Safety Week and the entire month of September is Baby Safety Month which is an ideal time for me to remind my readers (and parents) about the importance of car seat safety and ways parents can become car seat safety pros. According to the CDC, More than […]

The Only Double Chocolate Brownie Recipe You’ll Ever Need To know!

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Who doesn’t love dessert? And even better, who doesn’t love homemade treats? Brownies in particular are one of my favorites.  You can make them in so many ways that is almost impossible to get bored of them.  The last time I whipped up a batch of  these double chocolate brownies they were gone in the […]