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Baby, It’s Cold Outside! Lands’ End Warm, Warmer, & Warmest Coat Options for Kids

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.     Happy Wednesday! Is it cold where you live? It is very cold and snowing here in Detroit. The Tennessean in me is not accustomed to all of this snow, especially before Christmas. I’m also still not used to how cold it gets… Read More Baby, It’s Cold Outside! Lands’ End Warm, Warmer, & Warmest Coat Options for Kids

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Gift Guide for Baby’s First Christmas

This will be my baby’s first Christmas! It wasn’t until Thanksgiving hit that I realized this Christmas will be Zephaniah’s FIRST Christmas! The holiday season has now become even more special because my sweet baby is celebrating his first Christmas. I’m going to take a ton of photographs of Zephaniah and I plan on buying… Read More Gift Guide for Baby’s First Christmas

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Gluten-Free Doughnut Holes Recipe (Perfect for Chanukah!)

Today’s post is a guest post collaboration with Pereg Natural Foods and KosherMoms.com. Pereg Natural Foods and KosherMoms.com are sharing a delicious gluten-free doughnut holes recipe that I know you’re going to love!    Get out the dreidels and polish the menorah – the Festival of Lights is just around the corner! Beloved by Jews… Read More Gluten-Free Doughnut Holes Recipe (Perfect for Chanukah!)

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18 Inspiring Children’s Books About Strong Girls & Women

During Michala’s first year of homeschool, she wanted to study Women’s History as part of her social studies requirement. I thought it was a wonderful idea because it was a great way to (1) keep her engaged in learning history and (2) learn more inspiring stories about women that are not found in the standard… Read More 18 Inspiring Children’s Books About Strong Girls & Women

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Force of Nature: A Shoe Collection Designed to Celebrate the Force of Female Power

  Are you a big Star Wars fan? My family and I LOVE Star Wars! Elijah is probably the #1 fan of Star Wars while Michala comes in a very close second. Elijah can you tell facts about the movies, cartoon TV series, video games, and comic books. He’s a very devoted fan. Last Christmas,… Read More Force of Nature: A Shoe Collection Designed to Celebrate the Force of Female Power

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Delicious Potato Masala Recipe (As Seen On ABC12 WJRT for Vegan Month)

  I did something completely out of my comfort zone a couple of days ago. I went on LIVE TV to present a recipe! Tandoor Chef invited me to share a vegan recipe on ABC12 WJRT in Flint, Michigan.  Eek! Right? My kids still think it’s the coolest thing that I was on TV. I’m sure… Read More Delicious Potato Masala Recipe (As Seen On ABC12 WJRT for Vegan Month)

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10 Brands Offering Really Great Cyber Monday Deals

Looking for some sweet Cyber Monday deals? I’ve rounded up 10 brands featuring really great Cyber Monday deals. Some of the sales have been extended to Wednesday, November 29th. Happy shopping!     bareMinerals: Enjoy 25% off sitewide plus free shipping online only at bareMinerals.com! Offer valid 11/26-11/27. Spend $75 and get a gift with… Read More 10 Brands Offering Really Great Cyber Monday Deals

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What Do You Get the Person Who Has It All? Pop-In@Nordstrom Has the Solution for You.

Feature Image: Pop-In@Nordstrom, MoMA Design Store from Nordstrom PR (Nordstrom PR)   Nordstrom Collaborates with MoMA Design Store We all have that one person we know who is hard to shop for because he/she seems to have it all. Am I right? I have one loved one who I know has the latest gear and… Read More What Do You Get the Person Who Has It All? Pop-In@Nordstrom Has the Solution for You.

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Thanksgiving Recipe: Sous-Vide Lemon-Herb Turkey

Hi, friends!  Can you believe we have 7 days left until Thanksgiving?! I’m still finalizing our Thanksgiving menu. I’ve been on Pinterest pinning all kinds of recipes to my Thanksgiving Recipes board. What about you? Do you know what you will prepare for Thanksgiving dinner? Today’s post is pretty cool because the folks at Kosher.com… Read More Thanksgiving Recipe: Sous-Vide Lemon-Herb Turkey

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Carol’s Daughter Holiday Gift Sets for Under $40

What are your favorite natural hair products? I love Carol’s Daughter hair products because of the natural ingredients, like natural oils and shea butter. They have great sulfate-free shampoos and it leaves my hair feeling very soft. I remember when I first discovered Carol’s Daughter in 2013. It was like a dream come true for… Read More Carol’s Daughter Holiday Gift Sets for Under $40

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“You Can Always Get Back Up Off the Ground and Press Ahead”

Feature Image: The Bravest Guy book cover; other photographs courtesy of Nancy and Bill Feld; and courtesy of Harry Wedewer.     On the heels of Veterans Day, I’d like to share an interview I did with author and retired U.S. Navy Commander Harry Wedewer. The Maryland-based writer wrote a book about his father Don Wedewer,… Read More “You Can Always Get Back Up Off the Ground and Press Ahead”

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Top 10 Veterans Day Gifts to Honor Your Special Veteran

Veterans Day is coming up very soon– Saturday, November 11th to be exact– and if you’re a military family like mine, it is a very special occasion. Travis served in the Army for 8.5 years and I couldn’t be more proud of him. He’s been out for 2 years now and we miss it, believe it… Read More Top 10 Veterans Day Gifts to Honor Your Special Veteran

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10 Chic Shirtdresses You Can Wear to the Office

Let’s talk about shirtdresses! What I love about shirtdresses is they are very versatile. You can wear them to the office or after work for cocktails with friends. Shirtdresses are chic and comfortable to wear, and they come in many unique styles. (I’m loving the sweatshirt dress style. It looks so comfy.) From flannel to… Read More 10 Chic Shirtdresses You Can Wear to the Office

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Nadia Fezzani Reveals the Truth Behind Real Life Super Heroes

It’s no secret that our culture is fascinated with superheroes. From Spider-man to Wonderwoman, you can find superhero comic books, movies, and TV shows everywhere. “Heroes with extraordinary powers have fascinated people throughout history,” says investigative journalist Nadia Fezzani. “People see injustice and pain in the world and long for the idea of someone being… Read More Nadia Fezzani Reveals the Truth Behind Real Life Super Heroes

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Last Minute Kids’ Halloween Costumes from Target

The countdown is on: Halloween is in a week! Are your kids excited? Zhen (4) is really antsy for Halloween for two reasons: (1) She loves dressing up and is excited to get treats, and (2) her 5th birthday is the day before Halloween! We plan on celebrating her special day this coming weekend. We’re… Read More Last Minute Kids’ Halloween Costumes from Target