Five Five Star Books

We recently took a fun road trip (which hopefully I'll blog about later) and I took that opportunity to do some reading. This is the biggest streak of 5 star books I've had, maybe ever, so I wanted to share them with you in case you're in a reading rut. #1 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child I recently started reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone to Brayden and Brody (they love it), and then I remembered that I had heard about a new HP book ....more

What I made in my first month with Beachbody

One of the questions I've gotten repeatedly since I started with Beachbody is the "money question." The "how much can you really make" question. Here's the thing. I'm not really doing this for the extra income ....more

Greek Chicken with Zoodles and Greek Sauce (21 Day Fix Approved!)

Since I'm following the 21 Day Fix, I'm going to start posting more 21 Day Fix...more

My 21 Day Fix Results and Review!

I'm back! In my last post, I shared about my new venture as a Beachbody coach, so it's only fitting that I share my personal results with the program I was working on last mont, 21 Day Fix. I took my measurements and weight on day one and compared them on day 21 ....more

Why I Left Blogging - My First Post in 9 Months

Wow, I can't believe it's been 9 months since I last blogged! First, so many of you have emailed me asking if I was okay and what was going on and I just want you to know how much I appreciated that!So, I am okay! And the whole "why did you leave" question is a lot harder to explain than it is to ask ....more

Eats in Destin, Florida

Hey all!So, I've been taking a bit of a blogging break (I feel like I keep saying that, but summer has been SO BUSY that I can't keep up with blogging) but I'm back to give some recaps on our trip to Destin!I'll include the pictures I have (which are all iPhone pics...I didn't feel like hauling my huge camera with me on this trip) and at the end I'll give some bullet point recommendations.So, one of the coolest places we ate at was called LuLu's. There's also one in Gulf Shores (so I've been told). This is what makes LuLu's so cool - the back of the restaurant is faces the bay (I think it was the bay) ....more

Chocolate Sour Cream Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

So, I bought this antique cake plate that I LOVE and it was just begging for a cake. I was going to make one of my go to cake recipes, but I decided to switch it up and combine two of my very favorite flavors - chocolate and peanut butter....more

Sweet Pepper Poppers

My mom came up with this little gem and I CAN'T GET ENOUGH....more

Our trip to Magnolia Market, Junque in the Trunk & Harp Design Co.

Raise your hand if you're a fan of Fixer Upper! Alright, so I'm assuming you all raised your hands! If so, this is the post for you! ...more

Last Day of School!

Well, school is out! The school my kids go to actually ended in May, so we've been out for two weeks now. We took a little impromptu trip last week which I can't wait to blog about ....more