That Is A Wrap! Activia Challenge Completed!


The Activia Challenge has finally drawn to a close and I can honestly say that this was a challenge I was happy to complete, and that I will probably continue eating Activia daily, simply because I love the way it makes my digestive tract feel. Out of all the flavors I tried, my favorite was the strawberry. I enjoyed eating my … READ ON →

Natty Needlework Favorites by Amanda


There were so many cute things at Natty Needlework it was hard to pick just five! #1 – Top Knot Beanie This top knot beanie caught my eye because of it's soft colors. I love rainbow things, and put my son in rainbow pants or hats all the time. Now that I'm having a girl I'd love soft softer, more pastel rainbow items! #2 – Baby … READ ON →

Dove Advanced Care {Feel Beautiful}


What does it take to make you feel beautiful? Is it flawless hair? Perfect make up? Awesome outfit? Or a combination of all of the above? We all have a different idea of beauty. I like to look at the beauty from within, however I also like to feel beautiful on the outside while I conquer my busy days. I feel beautiful when I wake up … READ ON →

Resourceful Redecorating – Budget Friendly Home Decorating


How can I get Great Looking Room Decoration on a Tight Budget? Everyone likes to get great decoration for their rooms but not everyone has a vast budget to spend. This doesn’t necessarily present a problem. It’s certainly possible to have a room that looks amazing without spending a fortune. The most important thing about … READ ON →

Eight O’clock Coffee {National Coffee Day}


I am an avid coffee lover! I am in my fourth semester of nursing school and I drink coffee like an addict. I also recently bought a Keurig and that just adds to the addiction. I mean it is so bad that I even carry Stevia {healthier alternative to sugar} in my purse, just in case I happen to come in contact with a cup of coffee … READ ON →

Key Holder {DIY}


Thanks to Plaid Crafts for sponsoring this post via Blueprint Social.  All opinions are honestly my own. I have been in my new home now for approximately ONE month! Whoop! I love making the place feel more like home and I was super excited to create this little project for my keys. I received some New FolkArt Stencil1 … READ ON →

Walgreens TRESemme MBFW


Not too long ago I wrote a post about how TRESemme helps me keep my hair beautiful, stylish, and trendy. However, if you are anything like me, your schedule is crazy busy, and you don't really have the time to keep up with what is going on in the ever changing world of stylish hairdos. Are bangs in or out right now? Fauxhawk or no? … READ ON →

What We Miss When We Rush {Encouragement for Today}


"Yours, LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours." 1 Chronicles 29:11a (NIV) A few years ago, I had the amazing privilege to meet BJ. He was sitting in front of me on a flight and made sure to welcome me the minute I took my seat. It … READ ON →

The “Perfect” Cup of Coffee


"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world." John 16:33 (NIV) It was going to be the perfect Father's Day.Perfect. All my husband wanted was his nonfat peppermint mocha. And I — his list-making, get 'er done wife — was … READ ON →

Activia Challenge Halfway Post + Giveaway


Disclosure: Activia sent me ten free coupons to review, but they haven’t reviewed or approved what I wrote below. So you all remember my first launch post on the Activia challenge that I am participating in. Well today marks the halfway point of the challenge and I must say that it is going very well. I love the way that … READ ON →

Better Breakfast Month with Hormel


September is Better Breakfast Month! Celebrate the most important meal of the day with versatile HORMEL® BLACK LABEL® Bacon or HORMEL® COMPLEATS® Good Mornings for those days you feel a little rushed. … READ ON →