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How to Meal Prep with BeachBody

How to Meal Prep with BeachBody
August 22, 2016
  Autumn Calabrese (Fitness trainer) recently launched FIXATE; a cooking series exclusively presented on Beachbody On Demand featuring delicious recipes prepared to conform to the colored coded portion control container system made famous by Autumn Calabrese and ... Read More

Ways to Bond with Your Baby

Ways to Bond with Your Baby
August 22, 2016
I still can not believe that my little boy is growing so fast.This last year has flown by so crazy fast with Mikey and  every time he achieves a new milestone I am so excited for him. Lately he has been saying a new word almost every day! I still remember that ver... Read More

Back to School with Essential Oils

Back to School with Essential Oils
August 19, 2016
It's back to school and I have a great list of oils that are perfect for families getting back into the swing of things! ... Read More

Avoid Gift-Giving Awkwardness By Picking Something Personal

Avoid Gift-Giving Awkwardness By Picking Something Personal
August 17, 2016
Everyone can tell you at least one story of a gift they received that they didn't like. They will usually take a bit of probing before they will actually talk about it, because we don't like to snark about nice things. But we have all been there - whether under the tree on C... Read More

Fun, Outdoor Activities To Do With The Kids This Summer

Fun, Outdoor Activities To Do With The Kids This Summer
August 14, 2016
Summer is here, time to pack in as much fun as possible with the kids! When the weather is nice it’s great to get outdoors, enjoy the sunshine and make some memories. The last thing you want to do is be stuck inside with kids glued to the tv. Here are a few of the outdoorsy,... Read More

Failing At Buying Good Presents? Here’s Why

August 11, 2016
Do you wish you were one of those people who bought presents that people just seemed to love? Not just the people you bought them for either. One of those people who manages to buy presents that EVERYBODY coos over? Some people are naturally good at this kind of thing, but y... Read More

Support Team USA With P&G Products | #LetsPowerTheirDreams

Support Team USA With P&G Products | #LetsPowerTheirDreams
August 9, 2016
Who else has been super excited for Rio 2016 Olympic Games? I literally was asking my husband for weeks when they were starting, ever since I was little I loved watching The Olympic Games. I can remember being at my Great Grandma's house with my sisters and watching the ... Read More

Healthy Living

21 Day Fix Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

21 Day Fix Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies
August 23, 2016
For those of you who are using any BeachBody program and the portion control containers have you been wanting a treat too?I have a bad sweet tooth so trying to stay completely on track has been very hard! I need to be able to treat myself with something sweet. Yesterd... Read More

How to Meal Prep with BeachBody

How to Meal Prep with BeachBody
August 22, 2016
  Autumn Calabrese (Fitness trainer) recently launched FIXATE; a cooking series exclusively presented on Beachbody On Demand featuring delicious recipes prepared to conform to the colored coded portion control container system made famous by Autumn Calabrese and ... Read More

Switch it up with Jennie-O

Switch it up with Jennie-O
March 2, 2016
Each year, many Americans commit to New Year’s resolutions focused on achieving a healthier lifestyle. However, by the second week in February, 80 percent of those resolutions are kicked to the curb as people try to implement impractical lifestyle changes. (U.S. News &am... Read More

My New Year’s Plan: Hammer and Chisel

My New Year’s Plan: Hammer and Chisel
January 7, 2016
As you know I gave birth to baby number 4 ten months ago. I still can not believe he is almost a year old. Last year at this time the only thing I thought about was adding a new baby to our family. A few months after Mikey was born I started using Beach body 21 Day Fi... Read More

Subscription Boxes: BULU Box

Subscription Boxes: BULU Box
December 28, 2015
Bulu Box is the first health, nutrition and weight loss discovery box designed to help you feel your best. Each month, you’ll get a custom box filled with a new mix of 4 to 5 premium samples from top brands to try. Every sample is sufficient enough to decide if the produ... Read More

Everything Baby

Best Baby Products for National Baby Day

Best Baby Products for National Baby Day
August 10, 2016
From bath time to play time, parents create memorable and magical moments with their babies every ... Read More

Create the Perfect Bedtime Routine *Giveaway ends Aug. 4th*

Create the Perfect Bedtime Routine  *Giveaway ends Aug. 4th*
July 21, 2016
Creating the right Bedtime routine with your baby can be challenging! I know for me not all four... Read More

b.box baby *Giveaway closed*

b.box baby *Giveaway closed*
March 30, 2016
If you are like me trying to find functional and useful baby items can be tricky. One of the big... Read More

Tommee Tippee MODA Pacifier Collection

Tommee Tippee MODA Pacifier Collection
March 14, 2016
Tommee Tippee recently announced a new fashion forward pacifier, available in two stages, 0-6 mo... Read More

Giveaways

Beat the Heat with Santa Cruz Agua Fresca *Giveaway ends Aug. 18th*

Beat the Heat with Santa Cruz Agua Fresca *Giveaway ends Aug. 18th*
August 4, 2016
Inspired by traditional agua fresca, Santa Cruz Organic Agua Fresca is made with core ingredient... Read More

Create the Perfect Bedtime Routine *Giveaway ends Aug. 4th*

Create the Perfect Bedtime Routine  *Giveaway ends Aug. 4th*
July 21, 2016
Creating the right Bedtime routine with your baby can be challenging! I know for me not all four... Read More

2 Red Hens Shopping Cart Cover *Giveaway closed*

2 Red Hens Shopping Cart Cover *Giveaway closed*
April 7, 2016
There are a lot of things parents worry about when they take their little one out and about whil... Read More

Chuck E. Cheese’s and Big Brothers Big Sisters Fundraiser Starts March 31st! *Giveaway closed*

Chuck E. Cheese’s and Big Brothers Big Sisters Fundraiser Starts March 31st! *Giveaway closed*
March 30, 2016
Come celebrate Little Big Night Out at any Chuck E. Cheese's location on 3/31/16. Mention Big Br... Read More

Food & Recipes

21 Day Fix Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

21 Day Fix Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies
August 23, 2016
For those of you who are using any BeachBody program and the portion control containers have you been wanting a treat too?I have a bad sweet tooth so trying to stay completely on track has been ve... Read More

How to Meal Prep with BeachBody

How to Meal Prep with BeachBody
August 22, 2016
  Autumn Calabrese (Fitness trainer) recently launched FIXATE; a cooking series exclusively presented on Beachbody On Demand featuring delicious recipes prepared to conform to the colored ... Read More

Tasty Homemade Apple Peanut Granola

Tasty Homemade Apple Peanut Granola
April 18, 2016
It’s time to shake off those winter blues and get ready for the warmer days ahead. In honor of the season, Santa Cruz Organic has created a new spin on a pantry staple with Santa Cruz Organic Pean... Read More

Switch it up with Jennie-O

Switch it up with Jennie-O
March 2, 2016
Each year, many Americans commit to New Year’s resolutions focused on achieving a healthier lifestyle. However, by the second week in February, 80 percent of those resolutions are kicked to the cu... Read More