$50 Paypal or Amazon GC Giveaway

Start 2015 Out with a Giveaway! Win a $50 Amazon GC or PayPal Now that we are in the new month, new year a few bloggers and myself felt we should start out the year with a bang! So we will be having this giveaway from January 2-31, 2015 at 12:00am est. Winner must be 18+ years old to enter. For Paypal you can be World Wide, or an Amazon GC (US only). Once the giveaway is over, a winner will be picked via our giveaway tool randomly. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to the winner email announcement. If they do not respond, they will forfeit … [Read more...]

15 Hot Chocolate Recipes

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Everyone loves hot chocolate right? Well, I love hot chocolate and I love how many awesome ways you can make it. Hot chocolate recipes are probably the most inventive things ever. Someone told me once that she used shavings from a jalapeno for her hot chocolate and you should have seen my face. I honestly was torn between asking her to make me some and thinking how in the world could anyone ever think to do that. Below is an amazing list of super tasty hot chocolate recipes from some beyond awesome bloggers. If you have a great recipe for hot … [Read more...]

THRIVE healthy low fat Banana-Pineapple Smoothie

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I love a good smoothie- not too sweet, not too tart, something light and refreshing but that will keep me full and satisfied until my next meal. I did a lot of experimentation with smoothies over the hot, hot summer with my THRIVE shake powder and came up with some really amazing recipes that will keep me energized and satisfied and hit that YUM factor is always looking for. I discovered that fully ripe, frozen bananas do incredible things for smoothies no matter what else you use- they give each smoothie a rich, creamy taste without adding fat or … [Read more...]

Milk Bones Brushing Chews #SayItWithMilkBone


Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are my own. Since they weren't happy just making delicious treats that dogs enjoy, Milk Bone has now come up with a daily treat that also cleans like a toothbrush. This is a great way to not only treat your furry friend but to take care of their teeth at the same time, which is vital to your dog's long-term health and well being. You should #ChewsWisely and get some to try out! See what I did there? Their Brushing Chews are designed to clean as well as a toothbrush, and are a great way … [Read more...]

Into the Woods is Finally HERE! #IntotheWoods

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The wait is finally over and INTO THE WOODS (which is nominated for 3 Golden Globes including Best Picture, Best Actress Emily Blunt and Best Supporting Actress Meryl Streep) is now playing in theaters everywhere! If you have not seen this movie yet I think today is a good day. Or tomorrow. Or you can do both because it is really good. I especially love Anna Kendrick in this movie. She is such an underrated actress in my opinion. Plus I just like her face. She makes me want to smile when she smiles.  Please a huge cast of amazing performers. I … [Read more...]

DIY Magnets -Fun Craft

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DIY Magnets Looking for a fun DIY project to get started on this winter? Break out the Mod Podge and have fun making these DIY Magnets. You can express your creativity by using different prints and patterns to create personalized magnets that will look great in any home. Supplies: • Clear Accent Gems (Dollar Store) • Magnetic Buttons (Walmart) • Scrapbook Paper • Mod Podge Gloss • Foam Brush • Hot Glue Gun • Scissors • Pen or Marker Instructions: 1. To start your DIY magnets, gather your supplies. You will need the clear accent … [Read more...]

New Year’s Resololutions Printable


Its that time of year again and everyone is talking about their resolutions. Personally I never make resolutions. I have trouble completely my chores for the day much less a whole year. I know lots of people who do great with them though. My cousin gave up soda five years ago as a resolution and still doesnt drink it. My friend wanted to lose five pounds and now she owns a Cross Fit gym and looks beyond amazing. Good luck to you on your resolutions! Let me know some of the things you want to change in 2015 in the comments. Here is a great list … [Read more...]

Riding for Redemption Release Day

  Desperate to find her place in the world, Sara Beth dreams of applying for the Miss Wrangler Montana competition that tours with the rodeo circuit. Riding horses has become her anchor until a near fatal accident takes more from her than she’d ever willingly sacrifice. Determined to prove his business training, Johnny seeks out the Rourke family to call in an old favor. When he embroils himself in Sara Beth’s life, he has to prove they’re nothing more than friends. Seeking independence, both Sara Beth and Johnny lean on each other more … [Read more...]

Inside Out Holiday Activties Printables


In honor of the holidays, we have a couple cute Inside Out holiday activity sheets. This is going to be the cutest movie and I know everyone is super excited for it! Bored at grandmas and waiting on the food while the adults chat? Make these cute Inside Out ornaments (there are four pages on the PDF file). You can print the InsideOut_pdf. Or while mom is finishing up wrapping gifts, the kids can be playing this Spot the Difference Game.  This one is two pages long and you can print the PDF by clicking this link  Inside Out Spot The Difference … [Read more...]

Whisky Witches First Season Release & Giveaway

New Release - The Complete First Season of Whiskey Witches Detective Paige Whiskey comes from a long line of witches. They may not all be the most powerful, but they are outspoken and supportive of their community. She alone has no gifts. She can’t summon fire, can’t read minds. She knows the arcane. She’s studied it. That, along with her connection to the Whiskey Witches, lands her some pretty strange cases. Like the sacrificial murders of St. Francisville, Louisiana. There’s a killer on the loose, choosing people in a vain attempt to raise a … [Read more...]