Does This Church Make Me Look Fat?

Does This Church Make Me Look Fat? is for people who have a problem with organized religion, but can't quite dismiss the notion of God, and for those who secretly sing hymns in their cars, but prefer a nice mimosa brunch to church. This is the story of what it means to find joy in love, comfort in prayer, and—incredibly, surprisingly—faith in a big-hearted … [Read more...]

When You Don’t Have Control – #NSNation Update Week 34 #samp

There are good weeks.  There are bad weeks.  Then there are weeks like last week where I worked my butt off and stuck to the plan, and I lose nothing.  If you regularly read this blog, you'll know I did the Pretty Muddy run (and I still have the shin splints to show for it).  I thought for sure I'd lose a lot this week, and ended up with a zero weight loss. … [Read more...]

Thank you all!

Its been a rough week or so at my house. Honestly, I think I would have preferred being at some vegas hotels than be here. I have to thank you all for your kind words, thoughts, and prayers. It does actually mean a lot to me. I also have to give Elizabeth from Table4Five a shout out. She offered to drive to my house (which is around 5-6 hours from … [Read more...]

Heath Ledger Update

I don't normally write too much about celebrities on here.  However, I was interested in the Health Ledger autopsy results.  It is so sad to see someone with so much potential die young.  I watched The Patriot the other night and got all teary eyed when I saw him. "Mr. Heath Ledger died as the result of acute intoxication by the combined effects of … [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 […]