Bad news for a blogger

typing with carpal tunnel

As a blogger I need to be on the computer. As a VA, I need to be on it even more than a blogger alone would be. I spend hours a day working on the computer, typing. Not to mention all the time I use my smartphone to look at and answer emails. This has caused some major health problems for me though and I received some news that any blogger would cringe at. Yesterday I went to see a Neurologist. … [Read more...]

Taking a Family Lisbon City Break

portugal vacation

When is the last time you took a family vacation? For us, the sad fact is that we have been on one vacation and that was actually part of a press trip I was on. I would love to take the family someplace fun. I have seen some amazing pictures from a friend who visited Portugal and I have to say, it would be a fabulous vacation! Today I am sharing a guest post with you to tell you more about some … [Read more...]

A Match Made in Holiday Heaven

wine pairings

I love wine. Maybe I shouldn't say that so freely but I do. Wine is one of my weaknesses. What I do struggle with is what kind of wine to drink when and with what foods. I drink the wine because I like it, but there is so much more to this delicious beverage. This is a guest post I am sharing today to hopefully shed some light on the wine questions I have not been able to answer. Are you a wine … [Read more...]

OshKosh wants to #GiveHappy this holiday season!

girls fleece shirts

One thing that always makes my girls smile are clothes. They love to go shopping with me and find shirts and pants that they love. Sometimes they are the same style and others they are different. One thing is a constant though... I love affordable, good quality clothing. For that, I love to shop at OshKosh. I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for OshKosh … [Read more...]

Perfect pies for your holiday table


Check out Delicious Holiday Pies by Stefany Thode at This is a sponsored post with Foodie. All thoughts and opinions are my own. One of the things that always reminds me of this time of year is pumpkin pie. Or pie in general. It doesn't seem like we eat pie any time except the fall and winter. Pie is a must on many holiday tables so today I wanted to share with you some of the … [Read more...]