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My Balanced Lifestyle And Better Lunches

My Balanced Lifestyle And Better Lunches

 This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. If you’re following along on Instagram right now, you’ve seen me talking about the concept of my “mommeal”s. A year ago, my lunches were whatever I had the energy to make for myself after making something for both of […]

Parmesan Steak and Mushroom Bake

Parmesan Steak and Mushroom Bake

Kroger was having a buy-one-get-one-free on a lot of their steaks and roasts, so I couldn’t resist them.  I tend to add meat into my stockpile by using the freezer in my basement and the bogos are prime time for it.  Three packs went into the freezer and one pack of bottom round came upstairs […]

Things You Need To Do Before It Gets Too Cold

Things You Need To Do Before It Gets Too Cold

We’re heading into cold weather season.  Are you prepared yet?  Do these things now so you’re not trying to cram them in later! Clean The Gutters You can do this yourself or have it done, but when the leaves start falling into your gutters, you’re going to want to get them cleaned out!  Water flowing […]

DIY Two Person Desk

DIY Two Person Desk

Last year we created a two-person desk in our home office.  Any desks we could find were only for one person and expensive, and we like doing things together.  We managed to build a sturdy desk right into the wall of our basement’s office and the materials cost us under $100.  I had put up […]

Starting A Stockpile With Five Dollars

Starting A Stockpile With Five Dollars

How do you start a stockpile when you’re broke?  I’ve had one on and off for years in order to keep our yearly grocery bills low.  I have a specific list of things I stockpile most frequently.  These are staple items that I know we’ll use in a year’s time and that I can keep […]

Turquoise Tower Book Review And Amazon Giveaway

NEWLY RELEASED….. The Turquoise Tower (The Revenant Wyrd Saga #6) The captivating sequel to A Guardian of Shadows. In the mystical lands of the Great Realms, Angelica, Jovian, and Joya search for their kidnapped sister, Amber. Their quest has led them through many dangers and revelations, but nothing has prepared them for what’s about to […]

So I Tried An Egg Ring

So I Tried An Egg Ring

When I worked in restaurants, one of the coolest things was seeing all the little accessories that were on the grill because you really just don’t have them at home.  There’s the big metal press with the wooden handle that you put on top of burgers to keep the little jerks flat.  There’s the large […]

How To Talk To Your Kids About Drugs {Guest}

How to Talk to Your Kids About Drugs It’s true that kids are growing up faster than ever before. Today’s teenagers face a barrage of pressure from social media, friends, and the things they see on TV. When it comes to drugs, there are many strategies that parents can use to prevent their kids from […]

Limited Edition Mike’s Supports Breast Cancer Charities

Limited Edition Mike’s Supports Breast Cancer Charities

“I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for mike’s hard lemonade. I received a Circle K gift card to facilitate this review and a promotional item to thank me for participating.” Every year, my fiance and I go get the limited edition pink mike’s hard lemonade when it hits […]

The Chamilia Travelling Charm Bracelet

The Chamilia Travelling Charm Bracelet

When my fiance asked me years ago what I thought the purpose of life was, I told him it was to make memories.  That’s how I live my life, trying to make every day something worth remembering fondly.  I love photos, blogs (obviously), and anything that can be customized for my life.  Charm bracelets are […]