Turn That Frown Upside Down – #NSNation Update Week 37 #samp

I am going to severely honest here -- I think I've always had some form of low self esteem. If you've ever met me in person, you have have a hard time believing that. I am one of those people can talk to anyone. I can get up and give speeches. Heck, when I was thin in high school, I thought I was fat. According to the BMI, I still fall into the … [Read more...]

Natural Skincare

I'm all about looking for looking great and doing it with Natural Skincare.  Something I am learning while I am losing weight is that I have to make the "outside" me look good too! Yves Rocher had a passion for plants and a fascination for his grandfather's collection of dried herbs. He learned everything he could and created other beauty products. His … [Read more...]

It’s Not About The Numbers – #NSNation – Week 25

I just got home from the chiropractor (who I love to death and she fix me in!), and she gave me some great advice to follow tonight. We started my visit with her telling me that I looked awesome. Like my OBGYN, she doesn't feel I have another 50 lbs to lose either, and we talked about the weight charts and how off they can be to real life living. My … [Read more...]

I Lost a Kindergardener – #NSNation Update – Week 22

I know I probably have you all confused right now. What does the picture of Will and a losing a kindergardener have in common? And what does that have to do with weight loss? Well, I was talking with a friend and fellow blogger last week who felt like a failure because even though she had lost 150 lb., she still had so much more to go. For me, 150 pounds … [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 […]