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Tropical Fruit Smoothie with a Secret Ingredient

Tropical Fruit Smoothie #chillwithbarleans

Confession time y'all. I've been battling myself when it comes to eating healthy this summer. It's summer and I have a thing for cool sweet treats in the heat. Ice cream is a favorite but I really need to watch how often I let that happen. I turned forty just a few weeks ago and the weight doesn't come off as easy as it did in the past. When the most recent challenge from Barleans came about, I knew it was just the thing I needed! Creating a … [Read more...]

Candy Flavored Hot Cocoa

Butterfinger cocoa

The past several days here in Michigan have been VERY cold. Winter has definitely decided to show up. I've been on a soup kick. Well, really more of a comfort food kick. I haven't left the house in two days because I don't want to take the girls out in the cold. lol Yes, I'm THAT mama. Hot cocoa is a favorite of mine as I'm not really a coffee person. With all of the delicious sounding flavored coffees out there I HAD to try some flavored … [Read more...]

Cotton Candy Kid Friendly New Years Drinks

Kid Friendly Drinks

It's almost New Year's Eve and if you are like my husband and I you will be at home with the kids! We don't mind, we love it and we make it fun for them and us. We still celebrate, just in a different way. ;) If you haven't done so, you should check out our list of New Year's Eve activities with toddlers! It's lots of fun! This year I thought I'd share with you this Cotton Candy kid friendly New Years drink so you can have even more fun with it! … [Read more...]

College Care Packages Made Easy with Bigelow Tea and Target #TrendTea

Bigelow Tea found at Target #TrendTea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This year we have so many people we know sending their children off to college! With our son being a freshman in college this fall along with all of his friends, a nephew of ours, and two of our nieces returning to college we have a lot of people to think about. That's a lot of college students! As a mama, I love providing care packages to … [Read more...]