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...]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]

Make the holidays feel warmer with SOL ALPACA

Oh, the weather outside is frightful here in Chicago. It feels like we went from barely fall to the deep depths of winter. Depending on where you live here in Illinois determines the amount of snow you got this last weekend. I got several inches, but further north got up to a foot! If you […]

Help With Asurion

This post was sponsored by Asurion as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. It is hard to believe that I’ll be shopping for Christmas at the end of this week.  (yes, I am one of those crazy black Friday shoppers!).  This is the time of year we buy our loved ones gadgets and […]