Duke and Me

July 23, 2014

I have here, the very beginnings of my own Marley & Me story I just know it. Meet Duke. The Duke. El Duké. Duke of Earl. Dukey. Those of you on facebook and instagram already know we got a puppy, but I have been so busy I haven’t shared him on the blog yet! He […]

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Join me in the 30 Day Challenge with Noom Coach for FREE #Noom30 #spon

July 22, 2014

I received compensation for participating in this 30 Day Challenge and my work on this review. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. I am so very excited to announce that I will be sharing a 30 Day Challenge with you and I have a FREE 30-day trial of […]

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Storage in a dorm room is so hard with limited space so make it a little easier and check out Gillette’s new blade refill subscription service #ShavingRebuilt

July 21, 2014

My 18 year old leaves for college in 30 days so we are on the countdown. We are also on the stock up. The problem is that, as you may well know, there isn’t much storage in a dorm room so we are trying to shop smart and set up the room smart, but the […]

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LTYM video is LIVE: 4,745 Days (as a single mom)

July 10, 2014

On May 7, 2014 I did a reading in the Listen to Your Mother Denver show I did a reading and the youtube video is now live! I started this blog over four years ago to speak to single moms. To show you that, while we have extra obstacles in life to overcome, that no […]

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Know your credit score

July 8, 2014

Credit Score Did you see the first post on credit score? I just couldn’t fit it all in one so here is more information… Who looks at your credit score? Banks, credit card companies, department stores (for credit cards), cell phone/phone company, potential employers… Whenever you apply for credit, or generally anything having to do […]

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July 4th friendly recipes

July 2, 2014

I’m pretty sure that of all July 4th celebrations that will be happening this weekend that there are a few items that almost everyone has on the menu! Grilled corn on the cob: We grill corn almost every single night during the summer. Copycat KFC Cole Slaw: This is also a favorite and is so […]

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Dealing with debt

July 1, 2014

Originally posted on July 7, 2010 According to Merriam-Webster the definition of debt is “something owed”. Pretty simple, eh? How do you accumulate, build up and amass debt? Basically it is a loan in any form. Credit card, mortgage… What does debt give you? A house, car, a new yard, expensive things, cheap things, some […]

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Add Zours to your popcorn for the perfect movie snacks #ZoursFace #shop

June 30, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. Popcorn is a great movie snack, but add Zours from Mike and Ike and you’ve got the best movie snacks on the block! Zours are super fruity and full of cheek-sucking delicious sour flavor! Confession: I LOVE sour candy. I crave sour candy. […]

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Create a budget and set realistic goals

June 30, 2014

Budget and Realistic Goals Knowing where you stand and where you want to be is key to getting your finances on track. Knowing where you stand is *the single most* important step. It is also the most difficult because you have to be honest with yourself and let’s face it none of us would have […]

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Three great Silk Almondmilk recipes! #SilkAlmondBlends #shop

June 29, 2014

I am an almond milk lover because I don’t drink dairy milk. I just don’t like it. I also love cooking with almond milk because it has less calories and 50% more calcium than milk too and I need calcium from as many sources as possible AND fewer calories too! My work with #CollectiveBias has […]

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