Make Taco Night Extra Special & Fun

Taco night is the best night in my home. Not only is it a simple and easy meal to pull together, but every single person in my family loves it. It has even become a go-to meal when in a pinch for dinner or even unexpected guests. We love adding some extra touches or changing it up a bit for our taco nights so they don’t ever get boring.

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Quarantine Halloween: Making The Best Of It With Family

Halloween is looking mighty different this year due to the pandemic. In my town, trick-or-treating is not an option since we are in the red with COVID cases. At the very last minute, I decided to throw my family a small Quarantine Halloween party just for the 8 of us!

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Fabulous Gifts for the Foodie in Your Life

When it comes to gift giving, food is a great way to go! Everyone loves to eat! We share a variety of fabulous gift ideas for the foodies in your life!

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Gifts for the Foodie in Your Life

I’m a huge food and beverage lover. I love to cook and make new drinks. Something about being in the kitchen is comforting. With the holiday season coming it is time to start thinking about gifts. Below is my list of fabulous gifts for the foodie in your life.

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Upgrade Your Kitchen Necessities

My son and I moved into our home almost two years ago! Since then, I have had so much fun getting us settled in and making our house our very own home! Over the last few years, I’ve decorated, organized, and worked on keeping our home clean! We found a few items to help you upgrade your kitchen necessities! 

Upgrade Your Kitchen Necessities
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Since we’ve been here for a few years, I’ve noticed there are things we still need or items that need to be replaced! One of the reasons I don’t have everything that I need or always replace things right away is that I am a single mom and we live on a fixed income. Also, with schools closed, my son is home all the time. I feel like we spend more on food and even our bills are a little higher lately. 

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Keeping Your Puppy Busy

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New puppies are tons of fun, but they are also little balls of energy. Keeping your puppy busy is so important for your puppies growing mind and body. Keep reading to find out any this fun new box that is sure to get your puppies tail a-wagging!

We got our little maltipoo named Arthas back in July. He’s now a 12-week old ball of energy! I’ve noticed after having many dogs growing up when puppies get bored they get destructive. Our little guy is no exception to this rule. That’s when I decided to start looking for the perfect subscription box. After searching I found the KONG Box.

Keeping Your Puppy Busy

Kong Squeaker Toys

The KONG Box is a great choice for any type of pup that you have. I love that there are 7 different types of boxes from separation anxiety to boredom, there is something for all your furry pal’s needs. All items that go in your new box are hand-picked to make sure all the items are just what you’re looking for. Keeping your puppy busy has never been easier!

With the Bored Dog Solution Box We got some fun new toys, a couple to hide treats, ( and included 3 tasty treats inside ) and his favorite toy a tiny squeaky bear perfect for his tiny teeth to pick up and play with. KONG takes the time to get to know your dog so that they can make sure their items fit all their needs. I love that they invest in getting to know your dog.

Kong Box Toys

In your box you also get a fun new recipe for a treat your do is sure to love. A easy and healthy idea made for your dog to help support healthy habits and lots of fun when put into the Kong toy for mental stimulation. Keeping your pup’s brain sharp will also help in keeping your puppy busy.

I was surprised when I opened my box to find something special just for me. KONG Box included a cloth face mask. I love that they care not only about their puppy friends but their owners as well and making sure they are healthy. In this crazy COVID time right now everyone needs a little bit more compassion.

Kong Face Mask

The KONG Box is a great option for your dog no matter what they need. Keeping your dog happy and healthy. For more information or to get yours visit their Website, Facebook, or Instagram.

For another great box be sure to check out this blog, Beating The Dog Days Of Summer.

Shrewd Food: Protein Packed Healthy Snacks

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Protein Packed Healthy Snacks

Shrewd Food makes protein packed healthy snacks. Their line of foods includes Protein Puffs, Protein Cookies, Protein Dippers, Keto Dippers, and Protein Croutons. I had the chance to sample most of them and I have to say, not only are these snacks healthy high in protein, low fat, low carb and low sugar, but they taste great.

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3 Ways To Upgrade Kitchen Essentials

I am always looking for ways to go greener and upgrade my kitchen essentials. Being stuck home, I am still trying to stay active. My son and I have made a new routine with our new normal. I keep it simple and fun for us! Here are 3 ways to upgrade kitchen essentials! 

3 Ways To Upgrade Kitchen Essentials
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When we first moved into our home, I took the time to decorate and make it our very own! I even added cute garden gnomes to our stairs and porch! 

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Instant Pot Blackberry Bundt Cake

I am so thankful I bought my Instant Pot last year! It was on sale and I couldn’t resist! I am amazed at how quickly I can cook many foods in just minutes. We recently made an Instant Pot Blackberry Bundt Cake and so excited to share!

Instant Pot Blackberry Bundt Cake

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Since being at home because of the Coronavirus, I find myself using my Instant Pot much more! 

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How To Lose Weight Safely And Gradually

Feeling unhappy and uncomfortable in your skin is something you have experienced for many years now. As a woman you want nothing more than to feel confident and strong when it comes to your appearance. Whether you’re looking to improve your mental health or tone up your body, it is so important to address all areas of your health if you want to lose weight. Going on a quick crash diet won’t solve your long term issues with your weight, so you need to adopt a safe and gradual strategy. There are so many fad diets out there that aren’t good for your health, so now is the time to adopt safer ones that will benefit you in the long run.

How to Lose Weight Safely and Gradually

Look Into Supplements

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Simply Real Eating

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Life all around us just seems to keep getting crazier, busier, and more unbalanced. Sometimes, no matter what you do trying to balance one area of life can tip another part out of whack. It’s definitely a balancing act, constantly in motion and needing adjustment and consideration as we are constantly assessing what best meets the needs of our families and ourselves.

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