Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream

Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream recipe

I haven’t been able to stop thinking about blueberries since returning from Blueberry Boot Camp last month, so look what I made: Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream! I spent a couple of days immersed in the world of blueberries at the Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley along with several other bloggers, food service professionals and chefs. […]

Workout Wednesday: Tight Ab Workout

WW2 Abs Collage

I’m back with this week’s Workout Wednesday! This time it’s a 15 minute ab workout that will whip your core into shape. This ab workout will help you tone up AND build strength. Core work is very important to your overall health, as it helps improve your posture and can correct strength imbalances that contribute to back pain. Tight Ab […]

Wake Up with Me: My New Morning Routine!

Morning routine cooking

This post is part of a sponsorship with CVS, but this morning routine and all opinions are my own. If you’ve been following along, you know that I recently relocated from Ohio to North Carolina to blog with my mom! Ever since college, I’d been working “office jobs” in the nonprofit industry, so when I […]

Visiting Bloomington Indiana – What To Do!

Monroe County Courthouse Bloomington Indiana

An Indiana University visit many, many years ago brought me to Bloomington Indiana but I never left the campus, so it was fun to explore the city itself recently. Bloomington is home to a vibrant college community, but still retains small town charm, and the thriving art, cultural and foodie scene make it a destination well worth visiting. Visiting Bloomington […]

What is a FICO® Credit Score?

What is a Fico Score

If you know the answer to “What is a FICO® Score?”, you probably keep a watchful eye over your finances. Bravo! If you don’t know the answer, you’re not alone. But, it’s a key component to your financial health, so let’s chat about it. What is a FICO® Score? By definition a FICO® Score is a type of credit […]

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Recipes

Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream recipe

Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream

I haven’t been able to stop thinking about blueberries since returning from Blueberry Boot Camp last month, so look what I made: Blueberry Graham Cracker Ice Cream! I spent a couple of days immersed in the world of blueberries at the Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley along with several other bloggers, food service professionals and chefs. […]

Double Peanut Butter Cookie Banana Pudding with Krusteaz

Double Peanut Butter Cookie Banana Pudding

Love peanut butter? Love bananas? Love ’em together? Try this double peanut butter cookie banana pudding! You’ll start by baking up a batch of Krusteaz Double Peanut Butter cookies. They’re hard to resist fresh from the oven, so why fight it? You can have one! You won’t need them all for the recipe. Break cookies into chunks and mix […]

French 75 Cocktail

French 75 Cocktail

I created this Sweet ‘N Low French 75 cocktail as a sponsored post for the Socialstars #donthesitaste campaign. Now that it’s late summer, the evenings are often cool enough to sit outside, and my daughter and I will sometimes mix up a tasty cocktail to enjoy as we watch the sun set. It’s the perfect way to sweeten up a […]

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Monroe County Courthouse Bloomington Indiana

Visiting Bloomington Indiana – What To Do!

An Indiana University visit many, many years ago brought me to Bloomington Indiana but I never left the campus, so it was fun to explore the city itself recently. Bloomington is home to a vibrant college community, but still retains small town charm, and the thriving art, cultural and foodie scene make it a destination well worth visiting. Visiting Bloomington […]

Honeymoon cottage at lake - High Hampton Resort - fly fishing

Jackson County NC Outdoor Adventures #PlayOn

On my recent #PlayOn FAM trip to Jackson County NC, outdoor adventures played a big part in my itinerary. I’m not sure what happened to the wimp I used to be, because I’m just not afraid of stuff anymore. Except for bugs. And weird food. But mostly, I ain’t got time for scaredy cat biz. So bring […]

5 Ways to Relax More on Vacation

5 Ways to Relax More on Vacation

I wrote this  post about 5 ways to relax more on vacation as much for myself as for you, because I’m sooooo guilty of not relaxing on most of my getaways. By definition, vacations are devoted to pleasure, rest, and relaxation, so why is it that I (and probably you) often come home saying we need a vacation from our vacation? Enough! It’s time to […]

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