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5 Conditions that May Benefit from a keto Diet

5 Conditions that May Benefit from a keto Diet
August 16, 2018
Over the past year, there has been more press than ever for the ketogenic diet. While the concept behind the keto diet is nothing new, the packaging and the implementation is ideal for people that want to get great results such as a shrinking wai... Read More

6 of the Best Uses for Activated Charcoal

6 of the Best Uses for Activated Charcoal
August 13, 2018
There’s been a lot of noise recently concerning activated charcoal and the surprising health benefits you can gain be implementing it into your healthcare routine.   While charcoal may initially bring up thoughts of backyard barbecues ... Read More

5 Creative crafts you can do with blank baby onesies

5 Creative crafts you can do with blank baby onesies
August 11, 2018
So, you want your child to have unique clothes that no one else has? The perfect solution to that is blank onesies that you can customize with a design that only you will have. Here are some design ideas for you to explore.   Add s... Read More

What I Wish I Knew Before Writing a Book

What I Wish I Knew Before Writing a Book
August 11, 2018
"Wow Amanda, you write your blog posts so well; you've got mad talent." "Amanda, you should totally write your own book." These are just some of the feedback I got from friends and family and motivated me to go on and write a book. Unfortunately,... Read More

How to Plan a Family Getaway

How to Plan a Family Getaway
August 6, 2018
Family getaways are perfect for every family, and they can be done by every family, too. Whether your getaway is simply a picnic in the park or a getaway adventure, spending time exploring new places and spending time with your loved ones will ne... Read More

Healthy Living

Perfect Dance Bag – Thirty-One Gifts All Packed Duffle

Perfect Dance Bag – Thirty-One Gifts All Packed Duffle
September 23, 2017
Fall Sports are underway, from Football, Tennis, Soccer and for us Dance! Sarah is moving up in dance classes and also in a lot more so we knew it was time to upgrade her dance bag to fit her growing needs. She instantly was in love with the A... Read More

CLICK Coffee Protein Drink *Giveaway closed*

CLICK Coffee Protein Drink *Giveaway closed*
June 4, 2017
This year I had some major set backs in my fitness goals, so much going on that I let everything I had worked hard on slide. We moved to Texas from California and I am slowly getting back into my routine and on track. I am turning to CLICK Protei... Read More

Easy Lemon Chicken using Santa Cruz Organic

Easy Lemon Chicken using Santa Cruz Organic
March 2, 2017
After a fun and food-filled holiday season, we’re ready for a fresh start. The new year is the perfect time to refocus your energy, let go of old habits and embrace new ones – such as prioritizing an organic lifestyle. Santa Cruz Organic 100% Jui... Read More

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... 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... 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 lifestyl... Read More

Giveaways

Celebrate Dreambaby’s 20th Anniversary! *Giveaway ends Aug. 30th*

Celebrate Dreambaby’s 20th Anniversary! *Giveaway ends Aug. 30th*
August 16, 2018
With lots of children running around and adults enjoying a relaxing afternoon, it is important to have the right precautions in place to ensure that barbeques, patio steps... Read More

Seventeen: College Goals *Giveaway ends May 26th*

Seventeen: College Goals *Giveaway ends May 26th*
May 11, 2018
* Bluestreak Books is partnering with me for a giveaway! The only thing standing between you and that college life is figuring out where you might want to go, completin... Read More

Super Wubble Brite

Super Wubble Brite
October 28, 2017
Super Wubble Brite is a fun new Wubble Bubble ball! It puts on a serious light show.  Super Wubble Brite goes from red to blue to green and all the colors in between.  Mad... Read More

The Emoji Movie! *Giveaway ends Nov. 6th*

The Emoji Movie! *Giveaway ends Nov. 6th*
October 23, 2017
Be the movie night hero and bring home the film that kids give two thumbs up to for the ultimate kid’s movie night! It’s time to express yourself when Sony Pictures Animat... Read More

Despicable Me 3 (& $25 Visa Giveaway closed)

Despicable Me 3 (& $25 Visa Giveaway closed)
June 22, 2017
This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures. DESPICABLE ME 3 – In Theaters June 30 Illumination, who brought moviegoers Despicable Me and the biggest animate... Read More

Food & Recipes

Easy Lemon Chicken using Santa Cruz Organic

Easy Lemon Chicken using Santa Cruz Organic
March 2, 2017
After a fun and food-filled holiday season, we’re ready for a fresh start. The new year is the perfect time to refocus your energy, let go of old habits and embrace new on... Read More

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 comple... 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 t... 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 wit... 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 resolut... Read More