Healthy Living with a Little Help From a “Delightful” Bread

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In February of 2014 I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. I was tired, overweight and had out of control diabetes. I knew nothing about the disease, what caused it or how to treat it. After attending nutritional classes and meeting privately with a dietitian, I knew my lifestyle had to change. Number one, I had to change how I ate and what I ate and bring my high blood sugar … [Read more...]

Make Your Child’s Birthday Special with Cakes.com

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Disclosure: Katie received products for free from Cakes.com to review. The opinions in this review are honest and her own. Do you wish you could craft creative cupcakes, cakes, and other baked goods for birthdays and family events? If you have been tempted to get creative with your baking skills, but really aren’t sure where to begin, Cakes.com may be a wonderful launching … [Read more...]

Festive Blueberry Rice Pudding

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One of my family's favorite things to eat during the holiday season are all kinds of desserts. Yes, we have a collective sweet tooth and we own it. Although cookies and candy are what first come to mind when you think holiday desserts, there are many other options out there. Plus, variety is the spice of life. One option other than cookies is rice pudding.  It is creamy and … [Read more...]

Best Buy Has Your Holiday Shopping List Covered

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free If you’re like me, you are just now in the thick of holiday shopping. Those of us who don’t have it together enough to get all of our shopping done (and wrapped!) by Thanksgiving or who trudge out on Black Friday and get it done in one fell … [Read more...]

Purposing Old Christmas Cards: An Eco-Friendly Idea

Purposing Old Christmas Cards: An Eco-Friendly Idea

By Lindsay Adams Every November and December a great tradition is remembered and shared with family and friends: sending out Christmas cards. For some, it’s the only time of year friends and relatives hear what’s going on in your family’s lives. Sending Christmas cards is a great way to let people know they are in your heart and your mind during the holiday season. But … [Read more...]

Red & White Candy Christmas Mittens

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By now all bets are on that your Christmas tree is up in its full glory and your stockings are hung with care. I suspect that some of you are probably in full swing with your Christmas baking and others are struggling to find the time in their already busy and hectic days to shop, let alone bake. If you fall in the latter category, we have a fun Christmas candy recipe that is … [Read more...]

The Holidays are in Focus with Best Buy and Canon!

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I’ll be honest: in recent years, I haven’t owned a camera. When I got my iPhone (darling, I love you!) about five years ago (at Best Buy, natch), all the buzz was about the great built-in camera and what fantastic pictures it took. Heck, … [Read more...]

DIY Anna From Frozen Waterless Snow Globe

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Do you love all things Frozen? At the same time, are you incredibly frugal? If so, you must give this Anna Waterless Snow Globe a try! This Frozen inspired snow globe is perfect for the Frozen lover in your life. Take a peek below at how you can craft your own in just minutes and using materials from your local Dollar Tree.     Supplies needed: Large … [Read more...]

Capture Memories Forever at Best Buy

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Disclaimer: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Did you know that they make cameras these days with built-in Wi-Fi so you can share your images directly from the camera, without having to download them to a computer, just as you would with a cell phone camera? Neither did I! … [Read more...]

Just Like Walking Barefoot ~Vivobarefoot Shoes

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Disclaimer: The reviewer received this product for free to review. The opinions in the review are honest and her own. I was recently invited to try out the “pure barefoot technology” of a pair of VIVOBAREFOOT running shoes. The idea behind barefoot technology is that it mimics the most natural way to walk or run. The human foot is already well-designed to absorb shock. The … [Read more...]