Halloween Snacking Made Easy: Carrot Hummus and Oreo Topped Cupcakes

Halloween Snacking Made Easy: Carrot Hummus paired with Wheat Thins and Oreo Topped Cupcakes. #SpookySnacks #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SpookySnacks #CollectiveBias With Halloween just a few days away, it's time to start thinking ORANGE! This delicious carrot hummus pairs well with Wheat Thins and is a nice balance to the cupcakes topped with Pumpkin Oreos. These Halloween snacks are so easy to make you'll want to make them for every occasion! I believe in an 80/20 balance. 80% healthier choices, 20% indulgences. … [Continue reading...]

Menu Plan Monday: Fall Favorites

Menu Plan Monday

It's officially here, friends! We woke this morning to temps below 40. That means, it's fall y'all! And this week's menu plan is going to reflect the quick change in temperatures. Fall means the leaves are changing, pumpkins are being carved, and cranberries are being harvested. They're even more beautiful in person. I like to use local cranberries for making an easy cranberry sauce. It's a nice hostess gift, especially this time of year. While we won't be noshing on any cranberry … [Continue reading...]

Pampering Yourself at Home with Madison Reed Hair Color

Coloring your hair at home is convenient and affordable with Madison Reed products. Learn how you can save 50% on your first order! #ad #MRTreat

This sponsored conversation is written by me on behalf of Madison Reed. All opinions are mine alone. Over the last several years, I’ve become more aware about what I’m putting into and onto my body. My goal is to avoid harsh chemicals and other funky stuff in my food and beauty products. For me, that […]

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Focusing on Healthy Skin Care from the Inside Out

Want to improve the look and feel of your skin by revamping your current skin care routine? Join the #30Days2BetterSkin challenge. #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #30Days2BetterSkin #CollectiveBias Birthdays. The beacon of how we measure life’s milestones and successes. As I get older, I notice that the things that were once important to me have fallen by the wayside. I no longer care what […]

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Join the fun #WhipItUpWednesday craft, recipe, and DIY project party!

Whip It Up Wednesday

Friends! HELLO! Welcome to this week’s fun and exciting #WhipItUpWednesday party! I’m working on a few Halloween crafts that I’ll be sharing soon. In the meantime, I want to encourage you to pop over and enter the October Reader Appreciation giveaway for a chance to win a Canon Rebel T3i! With all the inspiration in […]

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October Reader Appreciation Giveaway: Canon EOS Rebel T3i

Win a Canon EOS Rebel T3i in a giveaway from @naptimeismytime and friends

Welcome to the CANON EOS Rebel T3i DSLR Camera Giveaway! I am so EXCITED to have partnered with an AMAZING group of bloggers to bring you this super fantastic giveaway. One lucky, lucky person will win a Canon EOS Rebel T3i DSLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm IS II Lens Kit, valued at $599. “Photographers looking […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: GoPro Camera from Best Buy


The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. All opinions are mine alone. Family fun can be captured easily with a GoPro Camera from Best Buy. Add one to your holiday gift list today! Is your family adventurous […]

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Menu Plan Monday: Keeping it Easy

Menu Plan Monday

Did you have an extended weekend, too? We enjoyed the extra family time today at the pumpkin patch and swinging by the shoe store to get some new sneakers for The Boy. As the routine starts up again, I’m planning easy meals to ease back into things…and because I’ll be traveling this week to check […]

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Clorox Wipes helping College Students Stay Healthy

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I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias. #AmazonWishList #AmazonHasIt #CollectiveBias College. Ah, that four year block of life where you live in a new city, with new people, and get your share of germs. When I […]

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Let’s Discuss: Meeting Your Spouse

Join me and @FromLeft2Write as we discuss @christianrudder latest release: Dataclysm #ad

This post was inspired by Dataclysm by Christian Rudder, where he analyzes online data to find out that people who prefer beer are more likely to have sex on a first date. Join From Left to Write on October 9th as we discuss Dataclysm. As a member, I received a complimentary copy of the book […]

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