Cranberry Avocado Salad with Candied Spiced Almonds & Sweet White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Recipe originally found HERE.This salad is a great one for fall and winter. It's not hard to put together and it is so good! It has pretty much everything I love in it ....more

The Four of Us: Week 16

So this week is actually week 17. Last week was 16, which is when I took this picture. We missed week 15 : / Busy...so busy that sometimes I become a weeeee bit forgetful!This was before bedtime one night ....more

Homeless is Hard

I can be such a sap and I just saw this video and it got me really thinking. Homeless is hard. It's hard for those who are homeless, of course ....more

Test Driving!

We decided when we got pregnant with twins to reevaluate our car situation as we were expanding our family double style :)Now, the twins are three years old and it's about time to reevaluate our previous decision that we made picking the car we are currently in. While it's been a great car, there are a few things we are lacking and hoping to have in our next car.I'm so very excited that Chevrolet loaned me a new 2015 Chevy Traverse...more

never forget, never the same

I think we are all forever changed, in one way or another, from September 11, 2001. I can remember where I was and what I was doing. I vividly remember being scared, sad and heartbroken ....more

Tuesday Tidbits!

We've been keeping busy around here! Thankfully, not too busy! These are mostly from the weekend as I got busy and forgot to do a wrap-up post ....more

Thoughts on Lingerie

....well, some lingerie anyways :) So it's probably not surprising that I've never discussed my lingerie with the world on my blog. However, I thought this was a great campaign so I thought, why not chat about it a bit :) I think there are very few women out there who have not worn or heard of Vanity Fair® lingerie at some point or another. I recently teamed up with Vanity Fair® while learning about their new campaign, "Women Who Do" ....more

Thoughts on Lingerie

So it's probably not surprising that I've never discussed my lingerie with the world on my blog. However, I thought this was a great campaign so I thought, why not chat about it a bit :) I think there are very few women out there who have not worn or heard of Vanity Fair® lingerie at some point or another....more

Traversing with Twins

I'm so very excited that Chevrolet loaned me a new 2015 Chevy Traverse 2LT for a full week! It just arrived and I've been going over all its features and amenities and I'm thrilled that, by the sound of things, it has more of what we need at this stage in our lives!...more

Makeup Fun!

{I can take picture of products, but wasn't sure if there were specific ones you wanted me to or just them all together.} I'm a pretty basic makeup girl most of the time. Every now and then I'll have a function to go to and I'll change it up a bit. Occasionally, I'll wear a bit more if we are going to dinner or someplace during the evening ....more