I’ve Lost A 3rd Grader With #NSNation – Week 47 #samp

I have so much to tell you this week! First, I wasn't expecting a huge weight loss. With the rest of this nation, I've engaged in some emotional eating this last week. However, I got right back up. Second, I realized when I was at a Lee Jeans party that I've lost the same amount of weight that Madison weighs! That means that in less than a year, I have … [Read more...]

Perspective – #NSNation Update Week 46 #samp

I started this post yesterday. And the horror of the school shooting happened. I ended up rewriting this in light of that. My kids are visiting Santa right now with my husband at a holiday party they go to every year. My kids to keep their innocence another day. However, there are 28 people who don't. As I hugged my children last night (I have a 5 … [Read more...]

Reflection – #NSNation Update Week 45 #samp

I was interviewed for a blog post about weight loss this week. (The article will be posted next week and I'll make sure I let you all know about it!). In looking for pictures to send you, I realized something. I had no idea how fat I was. I mean -- I know I was fat. I could see that. I just never saw how heavy I really was. In looking for new "after" … [Read more...]

Data Done Right With Virgin Mobile!

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Virgin Mobile USA which is one of Sprint’s prepaid brands. I received two Virgin Mobile smartphones to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Nowdays, everyone has a cell phone, and there are so many […]

Sprint Chicago Regional Event #MoveForward #SprintMom

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I recently got to take part in a pretty awesome Sprint event. As a long time (like 10 year!) Sprint customer, I love the […]

10 Things You May Not Know About The Blue Man Group

Bill and I recently attended a Blue Man Group show here in Chicago.  It was one of the few times in my life that I wish we would have brought the kids, because they would have loved the show!  I didn’t know what to expect, and The Blue Men did not disappoint.  I have not […]

Adding Milk To Your Day & A Giveaway Too!

How do you incorporate milk into your busy lifestyle?  As you all know, milk is a great source of protein especially in growing bodies! An 8-ounce glass of milk has 8 grams of high-quality protein.  If you are using non-dairy milk, it may not be giving your kids as much protein as you think.  An […]