Healthy Broccoli Salad with Bacon

Healthy Broccoli Salad with Bacon recipe #NewmansOwn

I love salads in the summer time. They are the perfect choice for lunch or a light supper. There’s no need to heat up the house or spend hours in the kitchen. Salads are quick to prepare and this healthy broccoli salad with bacon is high in fiber to fill you up. The information and […]

Frozen Banana Coffee Frappe Recipe

Frozen Banana Coffee Frappe Recipe - paleo & dairy free

I’m not sure that there is anything I look forward to first thing in the morning more than coffee. I’m one of those people that needs at least 3 or 4 cups to get moving in the morning. While I look forward to a hot cup of coffee on a cool morning, as the temperatures […]

Saving Time with Technology

Today has really been one of those days. If I could add another 3 hours of productive time to each day I would do it in an instant. I’ve been trying to figure out how I can get more hours in my day but it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen. I’ve been waking […]

Family Vacation Scrapbook Ideas

Family vacation scrapbook ideas with Stampin' Up! Project Life

I’m still working on trying to organize the old photos of the kids that I have stored in boxes right now. Some of them didn’t turn out very well and I’ll toss them because they really aren’t worth keeping. But there are quite a few that I want to put into my Project Life scrapbook. […]

Helpful Migraine Tips & Printable Headache Tracker


This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation. I received a package of Stopain Migraine for my own personal use. All opinions, text and experiences are my own. Both Marty and Sarah get migraines occasionally. I’m lucky to have only had a few while I was pregnant. I can tell you that when they get them, they […]

Time Saving Gardening Tips

Time saving gardening tips #StreamTeam

I love having fresh vegetables and beautiful flowers in my gardens. There is nothing that makes me happier than to know that I helped turn that tiny little seed into something pretty amazing. That said, gardening can be a very time intensive hobby. Your garden requires food, water, weeding, pollination and other care in order […]

6 Easy Ways to Help your Community

6 Easy Ways to Help your Community

Marty and I are very blessed to be where we are today. When I was first married, we struggled. Money was always tight and there never seemed to be enough to get through the week. When Marty hurt his back and ended up on disability, we had some very difficult times living on what I […]

Understanding Menopause Symptoms

Understanding menopause symptoms

What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the words menopause symptoms? For most people, the answer would be hot flashes. We’ve all heard the stories about the woman who is freezing one moment and throwing off her clothes the next as a hot flash hits. While that may be the most common […]

What You Need For Your First Cat

What you need for your first cat

This post is sponsored by petMD and ARM & HAMMER™ Clump & Seal™, and the BlogPaws Professional Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about The petMD Cat Care Center, but I only share information I feel is relevant to my readers. ARM & HAMMER™ Clump & Seal™ and petMD […]

Staying Healthy While Traveling

Health tips for travelers - staying healthy while traveling

I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Centrum®. I received compensation for this post. While all opinions stated are my own, I make no claims about Centrum® as a product or its effectiveness. #CentrumVitamins #ad Summer means traveling for many of us and staying healthy while traveling can be a challenge. I have […]