Top Surprising Finds at a Recent Georgia-Pacific Mill Tour

This post is sponsored by Georgia-Pacific; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. What do you really know about small town life in Alabama? Perhaps a smorgasbord of “Roll Tide” or “War Eagle” chants, charming southern hospitality, big hair, and delectable fried chicken come to mind. You would not be wrong. But there is one more thing you might … Read More

Quick and Easy Chewy Peanut Butter Granola Bars

I know, I know. The girl who hates to cook is posting another random recipe. But the good news is, you can guarantee that if this girl is taking time to post a recipe, it must be super easy and tasty! Allow me to give you a little background information before I share this surprisingly scrumptious, quick and easy, no bake, … Read More

One Tool Every Blogger/Business Owner Needs and Why

When I began blogging, I was clueless. All I knew was that I felt God leading me to write a book and starting a blog seemed to be the best way to begin that journey. Since I didn’t personally know anyone at the time who had a blog to seek advice from, I did the only thing I knew to … Read More

5 Ways Shape Mags Is Developing Children’s Creativity and Problem-Solving Skills

Thank you Shape Mags for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are mine alone.  Kids amaze me because what their tiny minds are capable of is astounding. One of my children in particular is quite the inventor. He can take the most random odds-and-ends from around our house or yard and deconstruct, build, and ultimately wield them into newfangled, … Read More

What Mom Really Wants for Her Birthday

Thank you to the various shops for the complimentary items.  As always all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. There comes a time when birthdays just aren’t the same as they once were… and that time is called motherhood. Let’s face it. Nobody else is scouring Pinterest to plan the perfect birthday bash for us. Oh no. We sure … Read More

8 Must-Haves for the Ultimate Girl’s Trip (For Moms!)

Thank you to the following restaurants, World of Coca-Cola, and the various shops for the complimentary meals, tickets, and items during our girls’ trip in Atlanta.  As always, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. When you’re a mom, getting away with girlfriends is a rarity. But recently I packed a bag and headed to spend time with a … Read More

21 Items You Need to Pack for Your Next Cruise

Thank you to the following shops/brands and Royal Caribbean for the items mentioned in this post.  As always all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Ten years ago, I said “I do” and was whisked away on my very first cruise experience with my husband for our honeymoon. We cruised with Royal Caribbean to the Bahamas and had the … Read More

Best Places to Eat in Atlanta

Thank you to the following restaurants in Atlanta for the complimentary meals.  As always, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. What’s the best part of any vacation? The food. Obviously. Whether you are planning a romantic get-a-way for you and your love or you are off to unwind with your best gal pals, I have found a few … Read More

How to Learn to Love the Kitchen When You Hate to Cook

I received the mentioned items in this post in exchange for an honest review. As always, all opinions are 100% my own. If you haven’t figured it out yet, you won’t find many recipes here… because I HATE to cook. If I had a choice between preparing a meal (shopping for ingredients, prepping, and cooking) or jury duty, I’d probably … Read More

Love Him Anyway—Book Review & Giveaway

I received an e-copy of this book from the publisher for use in my review.  As always, all opinions are 100% my own. As a mother of three precious children, I could not imagine any of my kids facing terminal illnesses or being permanently confined by physical handicaps. Any mother would be distraught having to watch her babes undergo such hardship. … Read More