Kidney Stones Are Not Fun! My story and infographic

Kidney Stones Are Not Fun! My story and infographic

You know the old saying, when it rains it pours, well it sure has been pouring in my family lately! The latest crisis is that I have a kidney stone. Ugh! On Thursday I was feeling perfectly fine and then all of the sudden that afternoon things went downhill. If you have never had a kidney stone (I had not) … Continue Reading →
Samsung Galaxy S5 Giveaway Winner and Nice Person Story

Samsung Galaxy S5 Giveaway Winner and Nice Person Story

Normally I don’t do posts with the winners names of the giveaways these days, but many of you have been asking about the Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon giveaway. Last night I picked the winner, actually two winners. Big congratulations to Nichole Smith who is the official winner of my phone! I will be shipping it out to her very … Continue Reading →
Television for Foodies

Television for Foodies

There is so much television for foodies on these days that can be so inspiring. It doesn’t matter if you like to cook or just eat, the shows are still fun to watch and can be quite informative as well. I take tons of inspiration from the shows for my own cooking at home as well as learning about new … Continue Reading →
Blog Giveaway Linkup Week of May 23

Blog Giveaway Linkup Week of May 23

Happy Monday! Here is the current blog giveaway linkup. BLOGGERS: Please feel free to add giveaways from Monday-Sunday each week. A new linkup starts each Monday. A new linkup starts each Monday. This linkup is also hosted on my friend Jackie’s blog, Nerd Family, so you get double the exposure but only have to submit your giveaway once! READERS: Enjoy … Continue Reading →
Educational Toys – Suggestions and Infographic

Educational Toys – Suggestions and Infographic

This week’s infographic is about educational toys. While the twins are a bit young for most toys, it is still something I am already thinking of as their grandma. When my son (the twins daddy) was young I really tried to purchase toys that were not only fun but also educational. Many toys can become educational if you use your … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: World Whiskey Day

5 o’Clock Friday: World Whiskey Day

May 21 is World Whiskey Day! Yes! World Whiskey Day is a day to celebrate whiskey and the wonderful cocktails you can make with it! Today I have two great drinks to share that use Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Whiskey that will be perfect to toast the day! World Whisky Day is all about making whisky fun and enjoyable. It’s … Continue Reading →
Grilling Gift Ideas

Grilling Gift Ideas

We grill a lot in our family so grilling gifts are always a good choice for many of the dads and guys in our family. Not that the guys are the only ones that grill, but they do a lot of it. I tried to find some more unique ideas that you may not have seen before that would be … Continue Reading →
Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Why I Am Loving Doing Laundry

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of hhgregg. All opinions are 100% mine. Normally I hate doing laundry, but lately I am loving it. I think that is because of my new Samsung activewash High-Efficiency Top-Load Washer  and Samsung Steam Electric Dryer all from hhgregg. Getting a new washer and dryer set with some of … Continue Reading →
Blog Giveaway Linkup Week of May 16

Blog Giveaway Linkup Week of May 16

Happy Monday! First, don’t forget to enter my current giveaway to win my Samsung Galaxy S5 Smartphone! It ends tonight, Monday May 16 at 11:59pm CT. Good luck! Here is the current blog giveaway linkup. BLOGGERS: Please feel free to add giveaways from Monday-Sunday each week. A new linkup starts each Monday. A new linkup starts each Monday. This linkup … Continue Reading →