Printed Chocolates for Birthdays

I’d never heard of printed chocolates before so when I received an email from Tanya I wanted to know more about them. She suggested an article about birthday parties, which is perfect because Z-Man and iMatt are at the age where they still want to celebrate their birthdays but don’t…

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Who Needs More Sleep? Everyone!


Remember when I said that one of my New Year Resolutions was to get more sleep? Well, I’m still not doing great at it, even though I know how important sleep is. Most Americans – children and adults – are consistently living in a sleep deprived state. Not only does…

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Walmart Beauty Box – Spring 2017


Woo hoo – my Spring 2017 Walmart Beauty Box is here! And it’s hot pink, which is almost as good as purple.   The packaging is really pretty, I can’t wait to see what’s inside…   Look at all the goodies… I can’t wait to try them all! And since…

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New Year’s Resolutions

New year resolution concept illustration with dart pinned at center of bullseye target

Well, we’re about halfway through March. That’s almost one-fourth the way through 2017. How are your New Year’s Resolutions doing? Are you going strong? Stumbling but still trying? Or are your Resolutions among the 80% that fail by February? I made three New Year’s Resolutions this year and am not…

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Solea Tequila Dinner – March 2017


Guess what! Guess what! Guess what! Guess what! WE FINALLY MADE IT TO ANOTHER TEQUILA DINNER!!! The last Solea Tequila Dinner we were able to attend was TWO years ago, so I was just a little excited for this one. Can you tell? Teacher and I were really looking forward…

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Walmart Beauty Box – Winter 2016


So here’s something funny… I apparently forgot to schedule a date for this post to be published when I finished writing it, so it’s been sitting in my Dashboard for over a month. Whoops! After a couple of emotional posts it’s time for something more fun – my Walmart Winter…

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Top 3 Easy New Year’s Resolutions to Keep

Silhouette young woman practicing yoga on 2017 new year

As the champagne glasses clink at midnight on New Year’s Eve, you may choose to join the 45 percent of Americans who usually make New Year’s resolutions to be thinner, funnier, smarter or happier. Well, try joining the elite club this year: the 8 percent who follow through in achieving…

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4 Key Components of a Successful Holiday Party


Throwing a holiday party is the best way to combine the season’s top three priorities: friends, family, and food. By hosting a holiday party, you have the opportunity to bring loved ones together and celebrate by enjoying seasonal recipes and drinks. Of course, hosting a party often ends up being…

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