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    Give a Gift to Meet the Need

    This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I love December. This month seems to be filled with shopping, parties, feasting, travel, and presents. It’s fun! In the midst of the celebrations I am constantly aware […] Read more…

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    Bulletproof Coffee

    Thank you to Bulletproof for sponsoring this post. All opinions in this post are my own. Is there any time of year that is busier than the holidays?! My family celebrates Christmas and we go all out. There are presents to buy and wrap, visits with Santa, a stupid little elf to hide every night, […] Read more…

Food

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    21 Recipes for Christmas Breakfast

    I have so many wonderful memories of Christmas mornings when I was growing up. My family had a lot of traditions. There was always a Christmas tree beautifully decorated with ornaments collected over the years, plenty of presents, Christmas music playing in the background, and cinnamon rolls baking in the oven. I want to capture that […] Read more…

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    Monte Cristo Sandwiches with Sargento® Slices

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sargento® Cheese for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever had a Monte Cristo sandwich? I mean, a really good Monte Cristo sandwich? The salty meats paired with rich melted cheese sandwiched between soft bread and surrounded by golden fried batter. The […] Read more…

Busy Women Loving Life

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    Bulletproof Coffee

    Thank you to Bulletproof for sponsoring this post. All opinions in this post are my own. Is there any time of year that is busier than the holidays?! My family celebrates Christmas and we go all out. There are presents to buy and wrap, visits with Santa, a stupid little elf to hide every night, […] Read more…

  • Important Tips for Taking a Meal to Friends

    Important Tips for Taking a Meal to Friends

    A big thank you to the oh-so delicious Tradewinds Slow-Brewed Teas in partnership with Mom It Forward Bloggers Network for sponsoring this post. Have you ever received meals from friends, family, church members, or coworkers after you had a new baby or were dealing with sickness or a difficult time in life? Isn’t it so […] Read more…

Healthy Living

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    Bulletproof Coffee

    Thank you to Bulletproof for sponsoring this post. All opinions in this post are my own. Is there any time of year that is busier than the holidays?! My family celebrates Christmas and we go all out. There are presents to buy and wrap, visits with Santa, a stupid little elf to hide every night, […] Read more…

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    Preparing for Winter with Vicks®- Plus Giveaway!

    This is a sponsored post written for Vicks® Humidifiers. I was compensated and provided complimentary products for this post. All opinions are my own. Preparing for Winter with Vicks® – Plus Giveaway! This time of year with its chilly and often snowy weather makes me really enjoy cozy days at home. I love to wrap […] Read more…

Family Life

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    Miscarriage Aftermath

    MISCARRIAGE AFTERMATH Let’s have some real talk for a moment. A few weeks ago marked three years since my miscarriage. Some people suffering miscarriage have asked if the pain gets better. In some ways it does ease over time. In other ways the pain just changes. In more ways, the pain changes who you are. […] Read more…

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    Imaginative and Active Play with WowWee and Duracell

    This post was sponsored by Duracell as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central Are you starting to think holiday shopping? Or maybe a child in your family has a birthday coming up? WowWee has two of the hottest toys this season: CHiP the robot dog and COJI. Your kids will love them both! […] Read more…

Thrifty Living

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    Kielbasas and Potato Skillet – Cheap and Delicious Meal!

    KIELBASA AND POTATO SKILLET – CHEAP AND DELICIOUS MEAL I recently found myself wandering the isles of the grocery store in a zombie-like state searching for something to make for dinner while my precious child whined incessantly, “are we done yet?!” While picking out a package of hot dogs, I noticed a coupon for $1.00 off […] Read more…

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    17 Fun and Helpful Things to do With a Cereal Box

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBias I love cereal! One of my all time favorites is Honey Bunches of Oats. It’s so perfect! Crunchy and slightly sweet deliciousness. I’m one who is completely happy to eat cereal anytime of the day. It’s the […] Read more…

Faith

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    Skipping Church on Mother’s Day

    Photo Credit: Unsplash Every day I look at Facebook’s “On This Day” app to see what I was up to exactly one year before. My posts seem to split into my own specific version of B.C./A.D.: B.B. which is “Before Baby” when I read my posts and think “dear goodness, could I have created more boring […] Read more…

  • What Do You Have in Your House

    What Do You Have in Your House?

    I am so excited to introduce this encouraging article by Ruth Puleo. Her message is so simple and yet so powerful when applied in your life.  Ruth has been a tremendous encouragement in my own life. She is the Director of Women of Purpose and for years I really enjoyed attending they annual conference and […] Read more…

Holidays

  • give-a-gift-to-meet-the-need

    Give a Gift to Meet the Need

    This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I love December. This month seems to be filled with shopping, parties, feasting, travel, and presents. It’s fun! In the midst of the celebrations I am constantly aware […] Read more…

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    Bulletproof Coffee

    Thank you to Bulletproof for sponsoring this post. All opinions in this post are my own. Is there any time of year that is busier than the holidays?! My family celebrates Christmas and we go all out. There are presents to buy and wrap, visits with Santa, a stupid little elf to hide every night, […] Read more…