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Spring Cleaning the Bedroom #NaturesSleep

Spring Cleaning the Bedroom

I have a tendency to stack and pile stuff, mostly papers and clothing…. mostly everything else too. So I rely on spring cleaning to crack my game and set me straight, and whenever someone or something grand is set to arrive, it’s tidy time.

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Brancott Estate Flight Song Wine – Light Wine with Full Flavor #FlightSong

Brancott Estate_Flight Song wine

I couldn’t have been more excited to try the new expression of wines from Brancott Estate, Flight Song, lighter in calories with the full flavor and complexity of the original varietals.

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Preparing for a Fun Journey! #AlamoDriveHappy

Alamo-Drive-Happy-box #AlamoDriveHappy

I’m kicking off the #AlamoDriveHappy family travel campaign today! As one of the five Alamo Chief Travel Moms, I’m so excited to share ideas on how to make the most of every vacation getaway. I have such a passion for travel!  My family used to travel by road trip for almost a month every summer, […]

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So What’s With This Detox Trend? #FitTeaDetox + Target GC Giveaway

FitTea 28 day detox tea

With all the talk about detoxing lately, I’ve gone from rolling my eyes to well, maybe… and now finally to “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em” status. And I so I brewed my first cup of FitTea 28 Day Detox. I figure that sipping a detox tea with all-natural ingredients and a tagline of ”give […]

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Chocolate Kissed Strawberry Dessert Cups

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Remember that Kraft dessert basket I showed you the other day? I started thinking about all the different ways JELL-O gelatin and pudding could be used. Alone or as recipe ingredients in pies, pudding cakes, dessert bars or parfaits, there’s no denying the versatility and yumminess. So after all that thinking, and because I really love the […]

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Easy Layered Boston Cream Pie

Easy Layered Boston Cream Pie #recipe

Ever since I tasted Boston baked beans as a child, I’ve been afraid of “Boston” food. Whomever decided those nasty nuggets deserved to be called candy ought to be strung up by their socks and force fed the unholy red atrocities for a month straight. Oh, I mean it. So when Kraft suggested I bake […]

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Banana Pudding Squares

Banana Pudding Squares

Dessert is my favorite thing to bring to backyard get-togethers, picnics and parties. Everyone loves it, and there are so many easy dessert recipes that look impressive but are easy to whip up, including these Banana Pudding Squares. There’s no oven or stove top work involved, so invite your little chefs into the kitchen to […]

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Smiles Are Contagious #SmileTrain

smiling baby

The power of a smile is unmistakable. I can be having the worst day, scowling like the wife of Scrooge, when a perfect stranger will smile at me, and I can’t help but return it with one of my own. A smile can change your day around.  It lifts spirits and is completely infectious… smiles […]

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