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Life Lessons I’m Teaching My Daughter On Girls Night Out

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company, all opinions are mine alone. #ChickenCoToGo #CollectiveBias As my teenage daughter gets older it is important to me that my husband and I spend dedicated one on one time with her. I want my husband to show her how a young man… Read More Life Lessons I’m Teaching My Daughter On Girls Night Out

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7 Useful Tips to Stick to Your Grocery Budget

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ExperienceFrontera #CollectiveBias Each week I stick to a $100 per week grocery budget for our family of four. I shared my three tips for feeding a family of four with $100, but I still get lots of questions… Read More 7 Useful Tips to Stick to Your Grocery Budget

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Family Fun Time: My Cincinnati Family Favorites

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company, all opinions are mine alone. #ChickenCoToGo #CollectiveBias I lived in many cities in my adult life. From large cities like New Orleans to small towns like Warsaw – Indiana, not Poland – I’ve experienced my fair share of living across these great… Read More Family Fun Time: My Cincinnati Family Favorites

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Turning 40: 5 Things That Have Become My New Normal

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., Pfizer, GSK Consumer Health and i-Health, Inc. All opinions are mine alone. #DigestTheSavings #CollectiveBias The Big 4-0. That’s a significant milestone. With American life expectancy at 78, I am officially middle aged. Wow. But I feel great. I am more confident in my choices and in… Read More Turning 40: 5 Things That Have Become My New Normal

Blended Families, Education, Marriage & Parenting, Relationship Management, Sponsored

A Love Letter To My College Bound Son

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and LISTERINE. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToBold #CollectiveBias  To My College Bound Son: I cannot believe that you will soon be headed off to college. From the time you came into my life, I have been preparing you for this day. What I failed to… Read More A Love Letter To My College Bound Son

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Healthy Holiday Gatherings for Your Whole Family

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MembersMarkCares #CollectiveBias Holiday gatherings are a standing tradition in my family. For as long as I can remember all four generations of my family gather for each major celebration. We spend several days, before and after the actual… Read More Healthy Holiday Gatherings for Your Whole Family

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The Show Must Go On: Help Your Dancer Stay Show Ready

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Sponsored #WhatMonthlyPain #CollectiveBias In addition to leading a girls conference and community service based non-profit organization, Olivia is a dancer. She’s always loved music, movement and being the center of attention. Her interest was piqued at four years old when I… Read More The Show Must Go On: Help Your Dancer Stay Show Ready

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Girls With Heart Alexandra and Maddi Jane #LiveActive

As most of you know, Alexandra loves sports. She has always been active and fearless–willing to try anything that’s physically challenging at least once. So when Justice asked her to appear as the Girl With Heart in the #LiveActive video, she was ecstatic. Check out this fun-filled video where Alexandra and Maddi Jane #LiveActive by trying… Read More Girls With Heart Alexandra and Maddi Jane #LiveActive

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Drink Milk. Save Lives. Dean’s DairyPure Fights Breast Cancer

This post is sponsored by Dean’s Dairy. But as always, all opinions, whether you agree with them or not, are my own. 😉 What are the top five things you buy when shopping for groceries? If you’re like me, “a loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter” always make the… Read More Drink Milk. Save Lives. Dean’s DairyPure Fights Breast Cancer