O’nana Smoothie

Onana Smoothie

The first step my husband and I took earlier this year to healthier living was to incorporate smoothies into our diet on a regular basis. Smoothies are a great way to up the nutrients in your diet. There is just no way I could eat the variety of fruits and veggies in any given day that I […]

Weekly Menu Plan 8/31/15 + August Highlights

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Happy Monday, y’all! We’ve made it to the end of August and since it falls on a Monday you’re going to get two posts in one. Lucky you! August was a busy month for us and it set the tone for the next few months. Here are a few highlights. Birthday parties, back to school, […]

$10 Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway

Win a $10 Starbucks Gift Card

It’s back to school time! Many kids have already started back and if they haven’t they probably will be soon. Maybe you love having your kids home in the summer and are sad to see them go. Maybe you’re thrilled to send them back and are ready to celebrate. Either way, I thought I give away […]

Book Review: You Have A Brain: A Teen’s Guide To T.H.I.N.K. B.I.G. by Ben Carson, MD

You Have A Brain by Ben Carson, MD

I received a copy of this book for the purpose of review. All opinions expressed are my own. This post contains an affiliate link. See my disclosure policy for more details. Our brains hold infinite potential. Dr. Ben Carson, a renowned neurosurgeon, probably understands that better than pretty much anyone. In You Have a Brain: […]

Weekly Menu Plan 8/24/15

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Happy Monday, my friends! I hope you had a great weekend. Ours was good. Baby Girl turned 12 on Saturday. She had friends over Friday night and then we just celebrated as a family on Saturday. Football season officially starts for us this weekend. I’m looking forward to seeing sister and the rest of the […]

Back To School 2015

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My girls started back to school on Monday. We’ve almost made it through the first week and we’re all getting adjusted to the new schedule. They both seem to like their classes this year which always a relief. Baby Girl is in her second year of middle school and Sister is in her second year […]

Weekly Menu Plan 8/17/15

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Happy Monday! I hope your week is off to a great start. It’s the first day of school for my girls today. They are in 7th and 10th grade this year. Unbelievable! They were a little tired this morning but managed to muster some enthusiasm for the day. We finally had Sister’s birthday sleepover this past […]