Recipe: Grapefruit Margarita

National Margarita Day is February 22. Seems like a good time to share a recipe for Grapefruit Margarita, one of my favorites. I love a good margarita but the freshness and sour of grapefruit makes this one so delicious ....more

Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Dates Stuffed With Cheese

If you’re hosting a super sized game party, try this sweet and savory dish with some...more

Let’s Stop Feeling Bad About Being Working Moms

As much as I love to be a working mom, it comes with challenges. Some that make you feel like you’re not giving your full attention to your children and family. It can be especially hard when many of the moms at your kids’ school are stay-at-home moms ....more

6 Tips for Helping Children to Be A Good Sport

Spring sports will be starting soon and it’s a good time to review lessons for helping children to be a good sport. Win or lose, playing sports should be fun for kids. I have seen many kids break down and cry, yell, or storm off a field after losing a game or making a mistake […] The post 6 Tips for Helping Children to Be A Good Sport appeared first on Award Winning Lifestyle & Parenting Blog ....more

From Child in Haiti to Blogger For Haiti

It’s been five years. Five years since we got the call that an earthquake had ripped through Port-au-Prince where nearly all of my dad’s side of the family was living. I stayed up until 5 am that morning waiting to find out if my family was okay ....more

Peanut Butter & Banana Smoothie for Weight Loss

If eating better or losing weight is one of your new year resolutions, try this...more

Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Maple Glazed Turkey with Cornbread Stuffing

Although we usually gather at my ...more

The Art of Writing a Thank You Card or Note

On my list for 2015 resolutions ...more

Fun Christmas Events To Do In Jacksonville, FL

Christmas in Jacksonville is unlike any other Florida city. Let’s face it, it gets cold one day then we’re in shorts the next day. Although the weather may be unpredictable these annual Christmas events are not ....more

Keeping Kids Active In Winter- Eight FUN Ideas!

Snow days, freezing weather, and school cancellations means many winter days inside for children. Parents may be wondering how to give children the activity they need despite extreme temperatures and a long holiday break. Not only are the kids cooped up but so are you ....more