Peanut Butter Chex Party Mix

Peanut Butter Chex Party Mix

Loaded Peanut Butter Chex Party Mix – The Perfect Way to Mix in Summer Fun! This post is sponsored by General Mills. All photos, ideas and opinions are 100% my own.  With summer in full swing, I’ve got the perfect sweet chex mix recipe to take along! This delicious Loaded Peanut Butter Chex Party Mix is made with chex mix muddy buddies and is the perfect treat to take to the pool, along for bike rides and at the basketball court.   Seven. That’s the number of summers I have left with my son. That includes this summer, as well as the summer before he goes off to college.  My son, Harrison is 11 and doesn’t ask me to play or hang out with him as much as he used to. That is the nature of him getting older, growing up and becoming more interested in being with his Continue Reading...

Fudge Brownie Protein Bites

Fudge Brownie Protein Bites

The perfect healthy treat for when chocolate cravings hit! These Fudge Brownie Protein Bites are grain-free, refined sugar-free, low-carb, Paleo-friendly, and taste amazing. The perfect way to indulge your chocolate cravings without the guilt! Fudge Brownie Protein Bites Okay, so here's my thing. About 4pm I start getting a little hangry. I can usually stave off hunger with some fruit, but at this point if I don't have anything healthy at the ready, I'm going straight for the chocolate. Can you relate? Four pm seems to be my witching hour - I've usually done a pretty good job with making healthy food choices up until this point. However, I've had many, many days where things go completely off the rails because I give in to my sweet tooth. I'm come up with a plan-of-attack; these Fudge Continue Reading...

Lunchbox Turkey & Ham Skewers

Lunchbox Turkey & Ham Skewers

This post is sponsored by Sugardale Foods and SheKnows Media. Looking for school lunch ideas? These fun and easy Lunchbox Turkey & Ham Skewers will have your kids jumping for joy at lunch time! Loaded with sliced turkey, ham, fruit and cheese, these will be your kid’s new lunchbox favorite! Lunchbox Turkey & Ham Skewers There is something about the start of a new school year that brings excitement and optimism. Perhaps it’s the idea of new teachers, new beginnings and the reunion of friendships. As a kid, I secretly loved the start of the new school year, even if it meant the end of summer. Now that I'm a parent, the beginning of the school year summons those same optimistic feelings. I love the idea that my son will be learning new and exciting things, forging new Continue Reading...

Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix

Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix

The Perfect Snow Day Popcorn Snack Mix Want a fun popcorn snack mix to go with your hot cocoa? This Melted Snowman Popcorn Snack Mix is fantastic for a snow day! Made with just 5 simple ingredients, this snack mix recipe is great for watching Christmas movies or snacking after building a snowman. This post was created in partnership with Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP.  Recipe, photos and opinions are 100% my own. Next week is my son's last day of school before dismissing for Christmas break. During that last day of school, the parents are able to coordinate a little party where they do a small holiday craft, watch a Christmas movie and enjoy a fun seasonal snack. Since we're usually short on time, I thought would make a snack that they can enjoy while they watch the movie. This fun Melted Continue Reading...

Easy Turkey Wrap Recipe

Easy Turkey Wrap Recipe

These easy 4-ingredient turkey wraps are the ultimate healthy snack or light lunch when you're looking to make healthier choices!  With no tortilla, these are a great turkey wrap recipe. Just 1 Weight Watchers Freestyle Point!! The Perfect Turkey Wrap Recipe! If you're looking for something really easy to make for light lunch or snack, I've got ya covered. My Easy Turkey Wrap Recipe is just 4 ingredients and a great low-carb option. Many turkey wraps have high-calorie tortillas and wraps, but not this one. Thick-slice deli-turkey is how it stays low carb and delicious! When a change was needed Several years ago, I had found myself quite overweight and looking to make some changes in my life.  I had just had a baby, and as many of you can relate, was looking to take off Continue Reading...

15 Healthy Recipe Ideas for a Healthier Lifestyle

15 Healthy Recipe Ideas for a Healthier Lifestyle

Looking to start a weight loss journey or maybe just need to add some healthier meal options into your everyday routine?  These 15 simple, easy and fresh recipes are just as satisfying as they are delicious!  Great for jump-starting your healthy New Years resolutions, too! We all typically have good intentions to eat healthier and make more mindful food choices.  However, sometimes when we don't set ourselves up for success, if often becomes overwhelming to know exactly what to eat.  What if I told you that having these simple recipe ideas at your fingertips could help you prepare for every meal of the day, giving you more control to make healthier food choices?  Having these healthy, easy and delicious options will help you feel satisfied and in control all the while still enjoying Continue Reading...

4 Fool-Proof Tips to Keeping your Purse Organized

4 Fool-Proof Tips to Keeping your Purse Organized

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS. All opinions are mine alone. #SweetSquad #TryALittleGoodness Once things get busy, does your purse get overly disorganized and messy?  I've got 4 Fool-Proof Tips to keeping your Purse Organized so you can find everything you need quickly and easily.  Also included are some yummy snack ideas, perfect for busy mom's on the go! Earlier this week was my son's first day of school.  All of his school supplies were neatly organized in a tote, and his backpack was properly organized with his summer reading log, summer math workbook, and a few other projects that he had completed.  I, on the other hand, was a complete mess.  As usual, I was flying out the door, trying to juggle my phone, a coffee cup, and a Continue Reading...