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It’s a Pinterest Party! Share your Top Pins

It’s a Pinterest Party! Share your Top Pins

The Sunday Top Pins posts have become so much fun, we’ve made it an official Pinterest Party! Stop by each Sunday and link up your most popular pins or blogs posts of the week, while you’re here take a look through all the amazing content […]

Are using Pinterest to it’s full potential?

Are using Pinterest to it’s full potential?

I’ve seen an awful lot of people bashing Pinterest lately, my least favorite is the quote that says something like … Pinterest is a place for things you can never afford, never obtain, never make or never be clever or creative enough to do on […]

Stylish moms love ToteSavvy, the best diaper bag alternative

Stylish moms love ToteSavvy, the best diaper bag alternative

ToteSavvy is the modern alternative to a diaper bag combining the inner lining of a traditional diaper bag with your own handbag collection. The ToteSavvy insert includes an insulated bottle pocket, key clasp, changing mat, cell phone pocket, and flat pocket for paperwork. Love that […]

Teaching Your Kids About Childhood Hunger—Plus, 1 Thing You Can Do

Teaching Your Kids About Childhood Hunger—Plus, 1 Thing You Can Do

It’s been twelve years since I’ve seen their faces. Twelve years since I held their hands. Twelve years since I heard them call me my African nickname. Now, more than a decade later, I have three kids of my own—three kids who will almost definitely never know hunger […]

The Prettiest Valentine Petit Four Brownie Favors

The Prettiest Valentine Petit Four Brownie Favors

After taking a month off of holiday baking (and keeping my “eat well” New Year’s resolution!) I get so excited about baking something sweet and homemade for Valentine’s Day. Making these sweet, heart-shaped brownie petit four favors is so easy. Basically two steps to a […]

third quarter brownies, a family game day tradition

third quarter brownies, a family game day tradition

What is your favorite season? The long, warm days of summer or the cozy and cold winter months? My most favorite season – the season that does it for me more than nay other time of year – is football season. When we talk about […]

10 Ways to Make This Your Best Year Ever

10 Ways to Make This Your Best Year Ever

Every year, around the first of January, people sit down and make some pretty lofty New Year Resolutions. They try to set goals to help them become better people and/or to try to live better lives. They want to be able to look back and feel […]

How to pack a chic overnight bag

How to pack a chic overnight bag

Have you ever seen those paparazzi photos of celebrities walking through airports looking effortlessly chic while carrying their designer overnight bag? I’m always wondering what they have in those carry-ons to keep them looking so stylish while I schlep off the plane looking exhausted and […]

How to Dress Up A Pumpkin Pie For The Holidays

How to Dress Up A Pumpkin Pie For The Holidays

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hillshire Brands Company. All opinions are entirely my own. I apologize in advance for all of the photos in this post and any sweet cravings they may conjure up, but once I got going […]

Simple Ways to Keep Germs At Bay

Simple Ways to Keep Germs At Bay

My daughter came home from school today talking about two guys, Bac and Rus and singing a little tune about washing her hands. Turns out Bac is short for Bacteria and Rus, for Virus. They watched a video at school explaining how germs enter the […]