How to Be the Perfect Picnic Guest

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareIceColdFun #CollectiveBias It’s SUMMERTIME here in Buffalo, and if you live in a place where it is winter a good chunk of the year, you LIVE IT UP when Mother Nature blesses you with pretty much perfect summer […]

Healthy Indulgence with VitaTops MuffinTops

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  As a single mom on the go, I am constantly trying to balance my CRAZY busy lifestyle and staying healthy, while still enjoying life.  Mornings are often the craziest times for me.  With two girls in two different schools, I’m up at 5 am and sometimes I feel like I don’t even breathe until […]

Jump Start Your Morning with Milk + WIN a Fitbit Flex!

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This post was sponsored by Milk Life on behalf of Influence Central. This year, I have been focusing on bringing BALANCE to our lives – this means eating better and exercising more, with a focus on being healthy and strong rather than losing weight.  But that definitely means improving my diet.  A cup of coffee does NOT […]

Finding Balance with STOUFFER’S® FIT KITCHEN™

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BalancedNewYear #CollectiveBias I mentioned in an earlier post that I had five new goals this year – one of them being exercising more..balance is something that is important to all our lives.  With exercise, I’m trying to not undo […]

Norm of the North is Coming + Polar Bear Pops!

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This post was sponsored by Lionsgate as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. Have you gotten the word from up North??  Norm is coming, and we are SO excited.  If you haven’t heard about Norm of the North yet, Norm is the hero of Lionsgate’s latest movie, and is one big-hearted and talkative […]

Create the Perfect Game Party with Red Baron!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeamPizza #CB#CollectiveBias It’s that time of year!  Just last night my husband and I stayed up wayyyy too late watching the biggest college football game of the year (which neither of our teams were playing in, but still!). […]

Kick Up Your Homegate with our Beer Cheese Tacos!

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It’s getting to be that time of the year! No, not Christmas – NFL playoffs of course! And while my favorite team from Buffalo won’t be in the playoffs this year, we are still looking forward to all the awesome football that is yet to come this year.  For us, football season means a little […]

Creating the Perfect Holiday Movie Night

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* This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of AMP AGENCY. The opinions and text are mine alone. This is a great time of year to snuggle up and watch Christmas movies, and we try to take as much time as we can to relax and wind down from all the holiday […]

Cook up a Holiday Feast with Michael Angelo’s + a Giveaway!

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* This post is sponsored by Michael Angelo’s but all opinions are our own.   Holiday time is in full swing in our house, and we actually just headed out on the road for an awesome family vacation.  Before we left, my youngest wanted to have a pre-Christmas dinner holiday celebration, so we headed to […]

Smuckers Creates Moments for Daughters and Mothers

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* This post is sponsored by Smucker’s, but all opinions are our own. There are not a lot of special rites of passage or times to sit and enjoy a formal moment of fun with our daughters with our busy schedules. Sure, there is the trip to get ears pierced or something along those lines, […]