4 Things You Can Do Right Now To Get Some Sleep

Ways to get some sleep

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Frette.com but all opinions are my own. 4 Things You Can Do Right Now To Get Some Sleep Are you tired? Do your eyes glaze over? I am. I am tired all the time. I asked my kids what would allow me to sleep better, and they told me my only chance is not to have kids. I decided that I liked my kids, so I needed to find other ways to sleep soundly. "Like a baby," if you will, except those of us that have had babies know that is a saying, is a ...

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How to Save Money When Your Emergency Fund is Wiped Out

How to Save Money When Your Emergency Fund is Wiped Out

How to Save Money When Your Emergency Fund is Wiped Out No savings, no emergency fund, nothing to fall back on.  That’s where we are now that necessary repairs to our paid off, ten-year old car have been made.  I’m sure many of you can relate.  Did you know that according to the Federal Reserve, 48% of Americans say they wouldn’t be able to come up with $400 in an emergency, and only 38% could handle an unexpected expense of $1000?  We are fortunate as we had $1,500 in an emergency fund. ...

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Chocolate Coffee Mousse Recipe

Chocolate Coffee Mousse Recipe

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Folgers but all opinions expressed here are mine. Chocolate Coffee Mousse Recipe If there is one flavor I love the most, no matter what time of the year it is, it has to be coffee. You really can’t beat the richness of coffee, and how it seems to warm your soul. I love hot coffee, iced coffee, instant coffee, or coffee flavored anything. So when Folgers introduced a new flavor of coffee, their Coffeehouse Blend I knew I had to give it a ...

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins Recipe

pumpkin cheesecake muffins

Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins Recipe Last week someone baked me these wonderful Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins. They were soooo yummy! I was only to eat one of the muffins myself before they were gone. Luckily they are very easy to make. They are made from the Pillsbury Pumpkin Quick Bread Mix. You can find these mixes for around $2. Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins Recipe ...

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My heart is broken and it is my daughter’s fault

My heart is broken and it is my daughter's fault

My heart is broken, and it is my daughter's fault She likes her pink makeup and glitters and hair fully done with bows and flowers, and I like a cleaned face angel with her hair jetting in all locations like a sprinkler in the summer. She wants her freedom, and I want my little girl to stay little. What if there was a way to have both? I was anticipating the disruption that often comes at the exact moment that I run the shampoo through my hair. The window of time when you aren't able ...

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Why Taking A Weekend to Yourself Can Save the Best Part of You

Amee Cantagallo Lisa Niver

Best Ladies Weekend Getaways This post is about how to fill the hole created when you take care of everyone else all the time. Motherhood is like gum stuck on a shoe. Sometimes I never want to let them go, and sometimes I do not want to claim ownership. I have struggled for years with "Do I give them enough?" to the point where I felt like I gave them my all. I just want to be me so I looked for the best ladies weekend getaways each year. I receive an opportunity for a girl's weekend in ...

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Save Money on Hair Products

Suave Hair Products

Disclosure: "This post is sponsored by Mirum Shopper. Opinions are 100% my own.” Save Money on Hair Products I love styling my hair. Straight, curl, waves and braids are just some of my favorites. There's something about a good hairstyle that gives my confidence and self-esteem a boost. You know when even if you don't have makeup, or wearing a simple outfit, but your hair falls just right and has just the right bounce then that is enough to make you feel great. I guess a lot of women and ...

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