Healthy Thanksgiving Dish – Cauliflower Mash

There are going to be plenty of unhealthy dishes on Thanksgiving, so this dish is a great way to add something that’s a little healthy to the mix. I have tried these before and I thought they were pretty good. They were really popular when the Atkins/low carb diet was in. I have decided to make this as a side dish on Thanksgiving to incorporate more vegetables into the meal. I will absolutely be having the real kind of mashed {Read More}

Beauty Box 5 November Box Review @BeautyBox5 #HolidayGiftGuide

I loved getting a special treat in the mail this month from Beauty Box 5. This was my first time getting a beauty box subscription gift, I was really impressed! I have thought about signing up for some other Beauty Boxes before but after reading reviews or social media posts most have a bad rep! Beauty Box 5 is first off very affordable! It is $12 per month or $30 per quarter or $99 for the whole year! That includes {Read More}

Ryan Made the Big Screen at the @CAVS Game Saturday Night!

My son Ryan and his friends made it on the big screen Saturday night at the Cavs Game! They worked so hard on these signs they were so proud!

Holiday Happy Festive Appetizers from Foodie.com #Foodie

Check out Holiday Happy Festive Appetizers by CourtneyDolinar at Foodie.com The Holidays are approaching! Impress your guests with these fabulous Holiday Happy Festive Appetizers from Foodie.com. I know there are a lot of parties this time of year and whether you are hosting or asked to bring something we have you covered with these great recipes from Foodie.com. Many of these are simple and can be made ahead of time! I love the colors and flavors around the holidays! Warm {Read More}

Mrs. Cavanaugh’s Famous Chocolates Review

I had the pleasure of reviewing Mrs. Cavanaugh’s Famous Chocolates right before the holidays. I consider myself somewhat of a chocolate snob. I know good chocolate and refuse to eat anything other than good chocolate (cheap chocolate is not worth the calories). I was excited when I received a 1 lb. shipment of Mrs. Cavanaugh’s chocolates and I will admit I was not expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised! I really enjoyed this candy. The chocolate is very high quality! {Read More}

Your Body is a Machine

A professor told our class in college that “the human body is the only machine that will shut down from lack of use.” His words really stuck with me and have encouraged me, among many other reasons, to stay active. With the holidays coming up and all of the drinking, eating and being merry that is going to take place, don’t forget to take care of your machine. Of course I am going to partake and enjoy in the festivities, {Read More}

Luna Star Naturals – Cheers 2 U Shampoo, Cheers 2 U Conditioner and Awesome All-Star Detangler and Leave-In Conditioner

Bath time just became a little bit more fun at my house with Luna Star Naturals products for kids and teens. We tried out the Cheers 2 U Shampoo ($10.99), Cheers 2 U Conditioner ($11.99) and Awesome All-Star™ Detangler and Leave-In Conditioner ($11.99). The shampoo smells so delicious and my daughter loves using it! You can tell the product is all natural because it smells like real fresh strawberries. The conditioner left her very long and fine hair soft and {Read More}

Snyder of Berlin Potato Chips: Highlights The Beauty Of Its Hometown

Celebrate tailgating to holiday by creating fabulous appetizers, dips and spreads with Snyder of Berlin, for any of your snacking pleasure and parties. These chips are delicious and come in five delicious flavors which include: Original, Original Bar-B-Q, Salt & Vinegar, Cheddar & Sour Cream, and Honey Bar-B-Q. The packaging for Snyder of Berlin chips features a scenic photo and travel information related to unique locations throughout Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands. The locations include: the Ohiopyle Falls, the Wolf Rocks in {Read More}

Arlo the Elephant Series of Books: Introduces Life’s New Experiences to Young Children #Giveaway!

Arlo the elephant goes on many adventures in this beautiful book series. Kids are introduced to many new experiences in life that sometimes can be scary. A visit to the dentist, a flight on an airplane, it’s nice to be able to explain these experiences to your children in a fun storytelling way. These books are great to read with your kids because Arlo goes on many adventures for the first time that your kids may be experiencing. Arlo is {Read More}

I-X Christmas Connection November 21-23 at the I-X Center! Enter to Win a 4 Pack of Tickets! #IXCenter

Are you getting ready for the Holiday Season? Have you started Christmas shopping yet? Experience the start of the Christmas Shopping Season at the I-X Christmas Connection November 21-23 at the I-X Center! Come visit more than 600 booths, including over 100 new vendors this year, Gift Wrapping and a Shop-N-Drop are just a few of the reasons tens of thousands of holiday shoppers come to this event. Also included are special kid activities in SantaLand like kid-friendly shopping in {Read More}