With the Opioid Overdose Crisis being a serious public health problem, many companies and organizations are fighting hard to help prevent abuse of drugs including prescription medicine. One such company that’s joining the cause is Meijer. The Midwest-based company recently announced it’s launching their new Consumer Drug Take-Back Program. Secure in-store kiosks will be installed… Read More You Can Safely Dispose of Expired & Unused Prescription Drugs at Meijer
I don’t know about you guys, but I am done with all of this snow. Over it! I think this is the most snow I’ve seen since moving to Michigan in 2015. I will be so happy when summer is here. I would also say I’ll be so happy when spring is here, but you… Read More 30 Things to Do When You Have Cabin Fever
Happy Friday! Hope you had a lovely Valentine’s Day. We celebrated Valentine’s Day at home. Travis and the kids baked a homemade chocolate cake and we ordered pizza for dinner. What are your weekend plans? Travis and I are having our Valentine’s date this weekend and we plan on going to an art show. I… Read More #FridayVibes 2.15.19
A pastor, a comedian, and a journalist walk into a movie theater. They sit down to discuss the age-old question: what do men want. It sounds like an introduction to a corny, bar joke, doesn’t it? It’s actually three out of the six professions of the all-male panelists for Dr. Sabrina Jackson’s “Movie Night with… Read More Dr. Sabrina Jackson Asks Six Detroit Men to Share What Men Really Want
We made it! Friday is here and I am ready for the weekend. Are you? What are your weekend plans? On Friday, we have plans to check out Cranbrook Institute of Science’s new dinosaur exhibit. I also have to reorganize my work table and do some homeschool planning so Saturday and Sunday I’ll probably stay… Read More #FridayVibes 2.8.19
I’m a busy mom. Busy moms usually don’t have a lot of time on their hands to get dressed up or where their favorite shade of lipstick. With five kids to care for and homeschool, my typical beauty and fashion style is comfy and natural. During our school week, I don’t wear makeup and I… Read More My 5 Beauty Must-Haves I Use When on a Budget
What’s up, friends?! I know it’s been a while since I’ve written. I hope you are doing well and your New Year is off to a blessed start. What are your New Year’s goals for 2019? This year, my theme for 2019 is growth and voice. I am excited because I am on a journey… Read More It Feels So Good to Be Back!
Happy Fall! The fall season has officially begun and you know what that means: it’s boot and sweater season. Do you have any sweater trends your loving right now? I’ve been perusing various fashion sites like Who What Wear, Nordstrom, and Target to stay in the know with all of the fall trends. From a… Read More 10 Fall Sweater Trends I’m Loving Right Now
To all of my single-dog-loving-friends, I know the dating world can be hard sometimes. I remember the #singlelife when I was in my 20s (typing that last sentence just hurt my heart a little as I realize I’m showing my age) and it was pretty brutal at times. Just trying to determine all that you… Read More The New Dig Dating App Connects Dog Lovers (and They’re Launching in Detroit!)
Hey, friends! Social media has become this great platform for getting the latest news in a matter of seconds. From breaking news to the latest celebrity gossip, social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter keep us plugged in so we don’t miss out. One thing I really love about using social media is connecting with people… Read More When You Meet Your Blogger Friend IRL: Catching Up with Marisa from MexiMoments
Last year, when I was pregnant with Zephaniah the healthy foods I used to love eating were homemade salads, cottage cheese, asparagus, and sweet potatoes. I also enjoyed eating tilapia fish tacos and salmon. (Here’s my homemade fish taco recipe with sweet potato fries if you’d like to try it.) After I gave birth, I… Read More Can Eating Fish During Pregnancy Help Reduce the Risk of Having a Preemie?