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Keto Snacking Just Got Easier with Arizona’s Crazy Cowboy Jerky

Disclosure: Arizona provided product for review.  All opinions stated are my own. While nobody at my house is currently on a low carb diet, my husband and older son seem to have an obsession with beef jerky.  They love going to those Beef Jerky Outlets and trying all the crazy varieties.  I always try to […]

Kwilt Shoebox Keeps Your Pictures, So Your Phone Storage Doesn’t Have To

Disclosure: Kwilt provided product for review.  All opinions stated are my own. I will totally admit to being a photo hog!  I hate deleting photos off my phone, but never take the time to dump them onto my computer.  This makes for a huge problem, especially when I go to take a picture or video […]

Prevent Aging Skin with Pure Biology Skincare Line

Disclosure: Pure Biology provided product to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Since passing into another decade a few years ago, I have been noticing that my skin is not what it used to be.  And, while I am okay with the laugh lines, I am totally not okay with the age […]

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Tasty Recipes

S’mores Brownie Bites with Peepsters…

This version of Brownie Bites features a graham cracker bottom and is topped with a Peepster for a Marshmallow Creme touch.  They came out super yummy and the whole family loved them!

Satsuma Fruit Salad…

Satsumas are in season down here in NOLA, and that means my neighbors have been graciously sharing their harvests with us.  Only problem is that we have had an overload lately.  This recipe is a quick and easy way to be sure those satsumas get gobbled right up.

Blueberry Banana Bread Recipe…

I am one of those people that can’t stand to see food go to waste.  Which is why when I see those really ripe bananas on my counter, I can only think one thing, Banana Bread!  It is quick, easy and the boys love fresh banana bread for breakfast.  Well, this time I mixed it […]

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe…

Growing up my mom made the best mashed potatoes!  I never knew what boxed mashed potatoes were till I had them at school and trust me there is a huge difference!  Here is the recipe we use and I promise you that it is worth the effort!

Noteworthy News

5 Tips to Prepare for Hurricane Season

It is that time of year again, where all of us Southern folk, begin our yearly preparations for Hurricane Season.  The fact that we already had a disturbance before the official start of the season did not go unnoticed, which made me realize that it is time to go through my yearly rituals. Here are […]

National Geographic Kids Books that are a Perfect Fit for any Easter Basket

Disclosure:  National Geographic Kids Books provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. My kids are getting older, so the days of filling an Easter Basket with bubbles and jelly beans are long gone.  We often do a summer theme with new swim suits and goggles, but always try to give […]

Krusteaz wants to join you for “National Hot Breakfast for Dinner Month”

Disclosure: Krusteaz provided product and a gift cart to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Did you know that February is “National Hot Breakfast Month”?  I know, it is awesome that we have an actual reason to have pancakes for dinner!  Feeding two growing boys and keeping up with weekly meal planning is […]

Hard Candy Galactic Eyes Palette Preview

Disclosure: Hard Candy provided product for review.  All opinions stated are my own. Looking to create some fun new eye combos this spring, then stop by your local Walmart to pick up the Hard Candy Galactic Eyes Palette! This one of a kind eye shadow palette combines the mesmerizing glow of the cosmos with the […]

Christie Brinkley Authentic Beauty Make-Up Line

Disclosure: I was provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. You had me at Make-Up!  That is what goes through my head anytime I see or hear anything make-up related.  My friends know that I am going to try almost any new colors or products, so they often ask what I […]

National Geographic Kids Books that are a Perfect Fit for any Easter Basket

Disclosure:  National Geographic Kids Books provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. My kids are getting older, so the days of filling an Easter Basket with bubbles and jelly beans are long gone.  We often do a summer theme with new swim suits and goggles, but always try to give […]

Get a Brighter and Whiter Smile with Luster Toothpaste

Disclosure: Luster provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. While I know that I have a healthy smile, I always wish it could be a little bit whiter.  Years of coffee and soda drinking have left their mark on my smile.  I would LOVE to have my dentist do a […]

Keep Your Hair Styled Perfectly with Color Proof

Disclosure:  Color Proof provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Seriously, I have the finest hair and I mean no body at all.  It is a huge joke when I curl it, because 30 minutes later, you can barely even see the curls.  I use hairspray and color my hair, but even […]

Macadamia Professional Products for Healthier Hair

Disclosure:  Product was received to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. As I get older, my hair seems to be showing signs of my age.  Years of coloring and heat are starting to take their toll, which leaves me trying to find ways to combat dry hair and still keep it styled. […]