If you don’t know by now, I am very superstitious. If I see a black cat, it ruins my day (or at least my hour) and I run the other way. But on the flip side, I love ladybugs! They are actually the only bug I like. But it is that time of year again where they are absolutely everywhere in Cleveland. At work, they flutter around the light fixtures in my office and I actually really enjoy it. Ladybugs {Read More}

Crains 40 Under 40, 2014 – Scott Raybuck

Picture by MCKINLEY WILEY This year, Scott Raybuck was chosen for this prestigious award, and he is someone that is very close to my heart. I have known him my whole life, and have always looked up to him as a mentor, as have many others. His passion, drive and perseverance has led him to success and his energy level is something you can only comprehend once you have met him. Scott’s intelligence and willingness to take calculated risks have {Read More}

The Westin Cleveland Downtown Introduces “Take The Elevator Home” Holiday Experience

Planning a Holiday party this season. Worried about keeping everyone safe? With the holiday season just around the corner, The Westin Cleveland Downtown – the newly renovated, contemporary 484-room hotel located in Cleveland’s downtown financial district – is making it convenient for businesses to celebrate their employees and clients in a fun, yet safe, way. Aptly named Take The Elevator Home, the property has created an experience that not only includes a knock-out, customizable holiday or New Year recognition party, {Read More}

IX Center Trick or Treat Street Review! #IXCenter

We headed to the IX Center Trick or Treat Street on Sunday. I love how the IX Center decorates their Trick or Treat Street for kids. It’s so age appropriate and it’s a fun way to go Trick or Treating. They have about 15 Stops and pass out good candy! This is an event for kids 10 and under and I think it’s a fun way to show off their costumes! They have rides there too, although this year the {Read More}

Obsession This Week: Loft Moto Flight Jacket #FashionFriday

I love this jacket. I have been starring at it for months! I finally decided to grab it when it went on sale for 40% Off. That’s right the $128 jacket just turned into a bargin deal at $77. The Loft Moto Flight Jacket. Gray is soooo in this season and this little gray number will go with everything! It looks warm and cozy, casual and chic, everything I was looking for in a jacket.

Magicforest Oven Safe Cookware Baking Kit Review #HolidayGiftGuide

Holiday Season is approaching! I know this is a stressful time for most, getting your lists in order starting your holiday shopping and of course finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list. I know shopping for little ones is tough. Every year I get calls and emails from Grandma’s and Aunts asking what the boys are into this year. What do they want for Christmas? To be honest half the time I don’t even know! I try and {Read More}

FRESH BABY Healthy Popsicles Review and #Giveaway!

Unhealthy treats are EVERYWHERE! We like to let our daughter partake in festivities, but limit the treats if possible. We typically don’t keep a ton of junk food in our house because if it’s not here, you can’t eat it. We are always searching for healthy foods that taste like treats and that is why Fresh Baby products are a favorite at our house. Fresh Baby creates products with the effort to prevent childhood obesity. They focus on making homemade {Read More}

Halloween Treats for Kids from #Foodie

Check out Halloween Treats for Kids by CourtneyDolinar at I love Halloween! Check out these creative Halloween Treats for Kids from Foodie is like Pinterest but only great recipes. Check out my collection or create your own on Foodie. Great for school parties or Halloween night! Do you have some favorite Halloween Treats? Share the links in the comments. Disclosure: This is a sponsored post from

Best Fall Cocktail – The Toffee Apple Martini

We went to Niagra Falls for the weekend, and I ordered a Toffee Apple martini at a bar. It was THE BEST fall cocktail I have ever had. So, I took a picture with my phone to capture the ingredients of this delicious drink. The toffee flavor was just perfect to make it taste like a real caramel apple. And it is super easy to make. All you need is Apple Vodka, Sour Puss Apple and Butterscotch Liqueur. I am {Read More}

Trick or Treat at Wizard World Comic Con in Columbus! Get 10% OFF DISCOUNT CODE!

Wizard World ?Ohio Comic Con is a family-friendly, nationally touring pop culture and comic book convention coming to the ?the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Friday, October 31 through Sunday, November 2. As always, kids 10 & under are free, so this is fun for the whole family. This year they are inviting families to enjoy safe indoor trick-or-treating, kids costume contest, spooky decorations and much more! Halloween Night (3:00 – 8:00pm) Event Highlights • Trick or Treat Indoors • Kids {Read More}