Month: January 2017

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Wait! It's a Weight Update! |

Wait! It’s a Weight Update!

Can you believe that we’re already done with January? I feel like yesterday was Christmas. I recommitted, again for the 124,294,503th time to lose weight at the end of the last year.  It started well. Then Christmas came. My husband gets the week off and he’s not exactly known for his weight loss or healthy...

Top 10 Finds from ShiftCon |

You Need These Top 10 Finds from #ShiftCon

The following post contains affiliate links. All opinions are my own. In December, I went to my first blogging conference. I wasn’t sure what to expect or how I was going to navigate it. Really, I was scared of the commitment and whether I was going to take this blogging thing seriously. I volunteered for...

Going to ShiftCon 2018 |

I’m Attending #Shiftcon 2018 and You Should Too!

I told you yesterday that I went to ShiftCon in December. As ShiftCon was my first conference, I didn’t know what to expect. I know there would be some networking, some speaking and some seminars. For the first time, I was representing me, no company, no organization, just me. I will be going to the next conference in 2018...

Start Your Own Garden | Ron Finley |

No Grocery Store, No Problem: Start Your Own Garden

I came across this super cute and relatable video about creating your own garden this week: Grow Food: Appetite for Change #ShiftCon Back in college, I crashed with my ex in the Jungle, which didn’t have a nearby neighborhood.  Then, I flashed back to #ShiftCon where Ron Finley (of The Ron Finley Project) spoke about planting...

4 Must-Haves for Your Home Gym | sponsored by Kohl's #ad |

4 Must-Haves for Your Home Gym #MakeYourMove With @Kohls! #ad

This post was sponsored by Kohl’s #MakeYourMove campaign to help you start your home gym. I was compensated for this post, but all opinions are my own. I know I’ve said it over and over again, I am working to get into shape. This last week, I lost 6.2 pounds! I know I won’t be...

Never Miss a Day of Vitamins with MegaFood! |

Never Miss a Day of Vitamins with MegaFood!

Whenever I’m on a new eating plan, I am advised to take a multi-vitamin. This advice falls on deaf ears because I try to take them and I feel sick, no matter how much food I eat. So, when I saw a presentation on MegaFood’s vitamins, I was happy to try them immediately. MegaFood was...

A Glimpse of Hidden Figures

A Glimpse of Hidden Figures

The commercials have been all over the place and I can hardly turn on the television without seeing an ad for this film: Hidden Figures I have to admit, I knew little about this story, or should I say stories. These three women were an integral part of history. The Women Katherine Johnson – the...

Our Lost Ones |

Our Lost Ones

2016 ended with a bang ~ and not a good one. This world lost a host of widely known celebrities that have shaped our lives – Carrie Fisher, a champion for female empowerment George Michael and Prince shaping many memories Big Ang, who brought us some great entertainment on Mob Wives just to name a few...