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My Honeymoon Was A #VacayGoneCrayCray

Vacay Gone Cray Cray

Have you ever had a nightmare travel experience? Choice Hotels is celebrating their 75th anniversary with a really fun “Vacay Gone Cray Cray” promotion.  Through the #VacayGoneCrayCray contest, Choice Hotels can help turn those crazy misadventures back into positive memories. I’m sorry to say that I was doomed with the cray cray upon the very first vacation I ever […]

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What’s New at Kohl’s For Back To School Shopping

back to school shopping - kohl's

Last weekend, my daughter and I went back to school shopping at Kohl’s. We wanted to find some fashionable, trendy outfits for her, but we also wanted to pick up a few things for her brother and send them to him at college. Right now is the perfect time to shop because there’s still lots of clearance, but the fresh finds for Fall are arriving too, so it really helps stretch a budget.

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What Makes You Sparkle? #SparkleWithDasani


This summer is “sparkling” more than ever! My friends at DASANI sent me a kit with their new DASANI Sparkling water, and it makes staying refreshed and hydrated more enjoyable than ever.

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Brazilian-Inspired Black Bean Stew + Giveaway

Brazilian_inspired Black Bean Stew

With all of the World Cup excitement, I’ve been getting more and more curious about Brazilian flavors and Brazilian cooking. McCormick’s Flavor Forecast had already put the spotlight on Brazil’s dynamic cuisine and melting pot culture with their “Charmed by Brazil” trend, so when they offered to send me a selection of spices as inspiration […]

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RSVP For the #FoodMadeSimple Twitter Party


Do you love a good Twitter Party?  You know we do, and we’re excited to host a party full of back to school solutions! On Friday, July 25 at 3-4 pm ET, please join us for the #FoodMadeSimple Twitter Party where we’ll share ideas to help simplify the back to school season. By stocking up on your favorite NESTLE® products for […]

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Outdoor Entertaining Favorites from Kohl’s

Outdoor Entertaining favorites from Kohl's

Living in coastal North Carolina brings with it refreshing summer breezes, so outdoor entertaining can be quite pleasant. I have a humongous yard, so there’s plenty of space to set up everything I could possibly need to make the perfect outdoor oasis. All that’s missing is to find a way to make my table look a […]

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No More Missing Lids! #DixieQuicktakes

Dixie QuickTakes

No more food container blues! The new Dixie Quicktakes disposable containers with attached lids make storing everything a snap.

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Streamline Your Life, Streamline Your Clean #RethinkCleaning

Hoover Air Cordless 1

Most of us put a heck of a lot of thought into choosing the technology we buy. No matter what budget we’re working with, we all want devices and gadgets that simplify and streamline life. A coffee maker that brews one cup at a time with zero mess… A Blu-ray player that works with DVDs, Blu-rays […]

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