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Fall Clothes Shopping With prAna #MOD4prAna

Fall Clothes Shopping With prAna #MOD4prAna

Disclosure: I received products to review from prAna as compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. #mod4prAna Many of you may remember me raving about prAna clothing  in my post last Spring, and I just want to tell you how in love with […]

Garden Fresh Zucchini Bread #CapturingTraditions

Garden Fresh Zucchini Bread #CapturingTraditions

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CapturingTraditions #CollectiveBias I absolutely love having and extensive garden during the summer. But, sometimes my eyes can be bigger than my family’s stomachs when it comes to buying […]

Summer Lemon Ice Box Cake

Summer Lemon Ice Box Cake

In Oregon, we are experiencing an absolutely miserable heat wave with temperatures up to 110 this week! And no, we do not have central air. But hey, I really think this $9.99 box fan is starting to do something… maybe… While this is completely unusual […]

Mock Russian Honey Cake Dessert

Mock Russian Honey Cake Dessert

Honey Cake Recipe   Honey cake is one of the most delicious desserts I have discovered in the Russian culture. It is a flaky dough layered between thick amounts of honeyed whipped cream. It is also extremely time consuming to make, but very worth the wait. After […]

The 15 Best “Chocolate Covered” Recipes

The 15 Best “Chocolate Covered” Recipes

If there is anything I am good at, it is finding a delicious recipe incorporating chocolate. And in my time of cooking and baking, I have discovered that almost anything can be chocolate covered. If you can dream it, you can achieve it! Try out […]

Surviving Morning Sickness- Well, At Least Trying To

Surviving Morning Sickness- Well, At Least Trying To

As I’m sure most of you know, keeping your exciting news of pregnancy a secret in the beginning is already hard enough! But, try adding severe morning sickness, and it gets harder. What is even harder? Working an 8-5 desk job. At a middle school. […]

Back To School Lunch Prepping #DiscoverTEDDY

Back To School Lunch Prepping #DiscoverTEDDY

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DiscoverTEDDY #CollectiveBias School is almost back in session! And you know as soon as it is, the busyness of the season will soon set in. I personally love […]

Solar Eclipse Colada Drinks

Solar Eclipse Colada Drinks

I am so excited for the Solar Eclipse coming up on August 21st, 2017! I am already planning the fun food and drinks my family will be chowing down in the morning while enjoying the view. So far, my favorite is this Solar Eclipse Colada. […]

Surviving College Dorm Life #SkinEssentials

Surviving College Dorm Life #SkinEssentials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SkinEssentials #CollectiveBias Even though your local stores have been advertising Back To School sales since May, it is NOW time to start thinking about this school year! And […]

Family Dinners With Tony’s Pizza

Family Dinners With Tony’s Pizza

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TonysHometownPride #CollectiveBias Okay, cover your eyes if you don’t want to see me say this, but, back to school and fall sports are just around the corner! And […]