I-C Sears FitStudio.com

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Sears. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. One of the many New Years Resolutions you hear about this time of year is losing weight and maintaining weight loss.  Bill and I are doing the later.  I love any kind of tools that will help make … [Read more...]

300 Calories Never Tasted So Good

This post brought to you by Jimmy Dean®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings. What do you eat for breakfast? As you all know, Bill and I have been on a weight loss journey and have done pretty well with it. We are now in maintenance mode and are maintaining our weight. That being said, Bill really like to … [Read more...]

Thank You Nutrisystem – #NSNation Update – Week 52 #samp

Can you believe it has been a year? I know I can't! When I started my weight loss journey, I never thought this day would come. Seriously. I never thought I'd be almost 80 lbs. lighter! I'm actually going to break down the numbers for you. Yes, this is hard because who want their weight on the internet? LOL Beginning weight: 226 Ending Weight: … [Read more...]


Since many of you have been following my weight loss journey, I wanted to pass along some great workout gear that I'll be using this year to help lose the rest of the weight I want: Madison took it for me, so I apologize that its a little blurry! The first piece of clothing I tried out was the Jockey® Seamless Sport Bra w/ Removable Cups. I do have … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]