You Can Be Better Together with the Target Wedding Registry! #TargetWedding

This this Target Wedding Registry discussion has been sponsored by Target and Social Chorus but all opinions expressed here are my own. I was recently approached by Target to help spread the word about this season's Target wedding registry theme: Be Yourself, Together.  They asked me to interpret their wedding theme of “Be Yourself, Together" and tell my readers what this theme means to me.  Part of this challenge was to choose two very different Target products that, when gifted together, add up to something better.  The Target Wedding … [Read more...]

Decadent Desserts Without Hassle From Private Selection

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Private Selection for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer is almost here and that means a lot more opportunities for entertaining.  Whether it is having friends over for dinner or hanging out at the neighborhood pool party there will be plenty of opportunities for eating and socializing in the coming months.  I love to cook....grilling out, casseroles, or homemade baked beans are all delicious.  However, what I really love to make are desserts!  Everything from simple cookies … [Read more...]

Let Club W Help You Find the Right Wine! #sponsored

This post on how to find the right wine is sponsored by Club W but all opinions expressed are my own. I cannot tell you how many times I have come home from the store with a bottle of wine that I just don't care for.  I have tried a lot of different ways to help find the right wine.  I have chosen wines based on the picture on the front of the bottle, the price, the region it was grown and (of course) the type of wine it is.  None of these are fool proof ways to find the right wine and I am often left with a bottle of wine that I really … [Read more...]

Healthy Snacks for Holiday Entertaining

My favorite part of the holidays is all of the get togethers with family and friends.  Of course, these social gatherings always revolve around food so maybe what I really like about the holidays is the eating!  Whenever we have guests over, I have a tendency to over do it when it comes to food...there are always tons of snacks and appetizers to nibble on and I usually have enough food left over to feed a small army!  I try hard to offer healthy snacks to my guests along side one or two decadent appetizers.  I hate to blow my diet completely in … [Read more...]