For My Blog Readers Who Haven’t Heard…Our Son’s Postcard Perfect Engagement That Even Made A National TV Show!

Most of my pals know the big news…our son popped the question to his longtime girlfriend (who we LOVE)!  Hannah said yes!  Our Jack invited his little sister along for Hannah’s birthday trip to Vail last month.  Hannah had no idea that they were there to create a big life milestone that they will remember […]

My Morning Show Segment Precious Photo Project: Kindergarten To Graduation

20 years later I finally completed and hung two beautiful frames that show a collage of my kids’ school pictures from kindergarten through high school. It felt great to get this done. The framed pictures look nice with my home décor. When I shared this on social media, I had a lot of pals ask […]

Why Basic Invite Is Best For Grad Announcements & Invitations Plus Get 15% Discount

I wish I would have known about Basic Invite in the past when my kids were designing their announcements.  We would have found the perfect custom graduation invitations.  We may have selected this beautiful design shown below from the Basic Invite website. I would have definitely used Basic Invite for  college graduation invitations.  Both graduated […]

West & Willow Pet Portraits Make Perfect Present

When West & Willow Custom Pet Portraits emailed me about their unique service, I decided to order one to give to my daughter.  She left her beloved beautiful cat, Lucy last summer when she moved out of state to go to college.  I logged on to West & Willow, uploaded a cute picture of our […]

Watch My Your Life AZ Morning Show Segment – Home Health Picks

Watch my Your Life Arizona morning show segment below to see my quick tips top picks for the best home healthcare items to have on hand for the whole family. Take a look and see if these items are on your list. If I missed a good one, let me know and leave your pick […]

My 3TV Segment – Helpful Home Health Care Kit

If you saw my segment that aired today on the Your Life Arizona morning show, here are the details… With families home a lot more than in years past, it is more important than ever to have a good home health kit on hand.  Especially since we should try to avoid a trip to the […]

Have Your Cake & Eat It Too Healthy Vanilla Protein Cake Recipe

After taking a few weeks off the blog for some time off to help my family…I am back.  And it is a New Year.  Happy New Year.  I think everyone is ready to ring in 2021! I’m sure many of you are kicking off the year with a healthy eating plan. But that doesn’t mean […]

Celebrity Mac & Cheese Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipe

Back in 2011, I was thrilled to receive approval from Grand Central Publishing to share Gwyneth Paltrow’s delish macaroni & cheese recipe.  This comes from her amazing cookbook, “My Father’s Daughter” that is sold on her GOOP website and other online retailers.  The recipe works great for a Thanksgiving side dish.  Everyone I know loves […]

Thanksgiving Favorite Pumpkin Dessert-My Family’s Pumpkin Supreme

I share this Pumpkin Supreme recipe every November and every year my blog readers and morning show viewers tell me that they love it!  A bit different from pumpkin pie, this sweet treat will have you going in for seconds.  With a light whipped topping over a pumpkin and cream cheese layer that lays on […]

My 3TV Morning Show Segment: Quick Tips For Checking Into Hotels During Pandemic

Headed to a hotel soon?  Proceed with caution since the Covid numbers are surging again.  I recently checked back into a hotel. It was great to be back out there, however this segment was taped a few weeks ago before the virus numbers started to rise again.  If you are preparing to book a hotel, […]

Quick Tips: My 3TV Segment – Flying During Pandemic

Flying in 2020?  This segment was taped a few weeks back before the Covid19 numbers surged again so I’m not advocating flying right now…but if you choose to get back in the air, here are a few helpful tips that made my recent return to the skies less stressful and…hopefully…a little safer.  I did not […]

Boiron Prize Pack Drawing Giveaway Winner!

Thanks to all who entered this popular giveaway drawing!  I think wellness is top of mind for many of us right now.   The winner is listed below.  Today’s prize pack is my mother’s absolute favorite homeopathic medicine line.  I have to agree that, time and time again, Boiron products have helped me as well.  Our […]

Freebie Friday: Enter For Chance To Win Awesome Boiron Prize Pack

Today’s prize pack is my mother’s absolute favorite homeopathic medicine line.  I have to agree that, time and time again, Boiron products have helped me as well.  Our favorite Boiron go-to item is the Arnicare Gel, although we faithfully use many of the Boiron products for all kinds of ailments as well as for proactive […]

Think Pink Giveaway Winner!

Who is our think pink giveaway drawing winner today?  Before we announce the winner, a quick health reminder.  As October winds down, so does Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but don’t forget to pay attention to your health all year long, ladies.  Especially when it comes to important female annual exams, which is why I recently […]

10 Easy Upgrades For Healthier Home

Since the world’s current events have a lot of people spending more time at home, I decided to share this helpful article by guest writer, Will Cotter.  Will tells us about 10 easy upgrades for a healthier and happier home. Take a look… Will says: We all want to maintain the healthiest home possible and […]