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Realizing I’m not a good friend sometimes…

Realizing I’m not a good friend sometimes…
I recently read a really interesting book called “The Charge” by Brendon Burchard. It’s about activating the 10 human drives that make you feel alive. I found a lot of great stuff in it. Lot’s to ponder… and lot’s to work on. But one chapter really shocked me. Chapter...
June 26th, 2012 | General | Read More

Win a YEAR’S Supply of Contact Solution!

Win a YEAR’S Supply of Contact Solution!
When I was about 14 years old, I was driving in the car with my mom. She had her glasses laying in the middle console of the car. They were large “mom glasses” and I thought they were a lot of fun to use as props when imitating her. I put them on, and began to do a near perfect imitation...
June 25th, 2012 | General | Read More

Lemon Curd Cupcakes

Lemon Curd Cupcakes
These cupcakes are based on an old Irish recipe I found when I lived in Ireland. I changed a lot of it, including using box mix! Because baking from scratch is wonderful – but not always necessary! These lemon cupcakes turned out tangy and lemony sweet though! And, it’s WAY faster and easier...
June 19th, 2012 | General, Recipes | Read More

Come add your link on Milk and Cuddles!

Come add your link on Milk and Cuddles!
Wahoo summer has arrived! I can see it in the posts that you all are linking up each week! Below are three you may want to check out from last week. Two to eat, and one to wear and look cute in! After you check out the highlighted link ups below- add your posts! As always you can add old or new blog...
June 19th, 2012 | General | Read More

Lipton Tea & Honey Giveaway & Review

Lipton Tea & Honey Giveaway & Review
I recently got to the chance to try Lipton Tea & Honey on the go packets. They come in several flavors – I tried Blackberry Pomegranate green tea, Iced Black Tea with lemon & Green tea with Pineapple Mango. You can try them too- in fact the first three people to comment on my blog by...
June 18th, 2012 | General | Read More

Spinach and Soba Noodles

Spinach and Soba Noodles
This super fast and simple recipe, combines some classic Japanese tastes with family friendly appeal. Below is the way I make it, a slight variation on a classic Weight Watcher recipe I used for inspiration. Its full of fiber, and is a much healthier alternative to flour pasta noodles – but it...
June 13th, 2012 | General, Recipes | Read More

Wednesday Link Up – What post will you add to the Linky?

Wednesday Link Up – What post will you add to the Linky?
It’s time for the Wednesday Link Up Party! It was tough to pick just 3 links to feature this week, from the 160+ of you that linked up last week! But I know you will enjoy them! check them out below! Then, you will be able to sign up your own blog post. (Remember if you are reading this blog through...
June 12th, 2012 | General | Read More

Add your favorite blog posts – Mommy Club Linky!

Add your favorite blog posts – Mommy Club Linky!
Dum, da, duum – I’ve picked 3 links below to highlight from last weeks Mommy Club link up!They are lots of fun, I hope you check them out!And below you will find the linky for you to add links to this week. Cannot wait to see what blog posts you will share! DIY UnCrustables Make an elegant...
June 5th, 2012 | General | Read More

Sleep Number CoolFit™ Foam Pillow Review

Sleep Number CoolFit™ Foam Pillow Review
Pillows are kind of important to my husband and I. We both have very particular likes and dislikes. My husband seems to gravitate towards very full fluffy pillows since he sleeps on his back for the most part.  However I am a side sleeper, and so prefer more compact, firm pillows…otherwise I end...
June 3rd, 2012 | General | Read More

Getting a Colonoscopy – The Actual Procedure!

Getting a Colonoscopy – The Actual Procedure!
Okay- it’s the grand Colonsoscopy finale! Wahooo! Well… to be completely honest I was somewhat less enthusiastic about it at the time. But it’s done now, and I am thrilled. In case you are just now joining me, you may want to check out the two earlier posts that answered two questions...
June 1st, 2012 | Featured, General | Read More