Celebrate Halloween With Hershey’s #HersheysHalloween

Are you thinking about Halloween candy yet? I know I am planning on some great treats! I have two classrooms, a girl scout troop, and trunk or treat that I need some awesome treat for. Hershey's candy make some great treats (who doesn't love Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cups or Kit Kats), but you can also make some cute Rolos Monsters! Here's what you … [Read more...]


Right now, canvas tote bags are seen everywhere. Almost everyone carries them around. However, some totes bags out there aren't all the stylish or creative. That is where ChariTotes comes in. ChariTotes Design-A-Bag craft kits are awesome. Each kit comes with a blank canvas bag, fabric markers, crayons, a sketchbook, stencils, and stickers. As you can … [Read more...]

#NSNation Update – Week 14

I've got a video update this week for you: Overall, I had a crazy week last week culminating in Sunday's Girl Scout Lunch. Yes, I literally stressed about it, because I had no idea what we were eating. I also paid for it, so I wasn't going to bring a lunch bar with me. That being said, I did well. I was able to eat small portions and felt good when … [Read more...]

Dining Out Tips – #NSNation Update – Week 13

A question that I've gotten a lot is how am I eating out and still losing weight.  Now, real life often gets in the way.  I'll be the first to admit that.  You'll find that it's Saturday, you've been running around all day, and its 7 pm and nobody ate.  (That is the exact thing that happened last Saturday to us!).  This is why I love Nutrisystem so much, … [Read more...]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note5 #SprintMom

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Want the perfect gift for under the tree this holiday season?  The Samsung Galaxy Note5 should definitely be on your list of gifts this […]