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Feeling Stressed? Do this!

Feeling Stressed? Do this!

Feeling stressed? Take a time out to practice easy stress soothers. You’ll find you can alleviate the symptoms of stress and anxiety in simple ways that take five minutes or less.

Sushi and Sapporo: A Perfect Match

Sushi and Sapporo: A Perfect Match

MSG 21+ – This post is sponsored by Sapporo USA but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Summer is almost upon us and we’re already dining outside every night! That’s why I was SO EXCITED to learn that June 18th, 2018 is International […]

Taking Your Probiotics Regimen Up a Notch : Prebiotics & UTI Support

Taking Your Probiotics Regimen Up a Notch : Prebiotics & UTI Support

I’m obsessed with probiotics. I actually look forward to taking them every day, and then bark at my family to take theirs. It’s important, people! Probiotics WORK and I feel off if I forget to bring them with me when I travel. As a probiotic connoisseur and food/health blogger, I study different brands and try out new ones to see if some are better than others. Recently I noticed the trend in *additions* to probiotics, and even a larger offering of prebiotics. Do you need these extras? Let’s investigate… (more…)

Stuffed Rosemary Mushrooms Are Better With Cheddar

Stuffed Rosemary Mushrooms Are Better With Cheddar

 This post is sponsored by Black Creek but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.   These stuffed rosemary mushrooms are easy, tasty and tangy with Black Creek® premium Cheddar cheese. You can bake these in the oven, but the weather is nice and […]

Summer Entertaining With Bigelow Tea

Summer Entertaining With Bigelow Tea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeaProudly #CollectiveBias The warmer weather is finally upon us, and I can’t wait to get outside and start entertaining! To kick off Memorial Day weekend, I will be […]

Help Your Local Cat Shelter By Buying Litter

Help Your Local Cat Shelter By Buying Litter

 This post is sponsored by Cat’s Pride but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.

My cat, Skippy, was adopted from an animal shelter in Oregon with a very high kill rate. If cats were not adopted by the second Friday of every month, they were euthanized. The shelter simply did not have enough funds to care for so many cats, and day to day operations were difficult as it was. This dire situation made choosing a cat to adopt extremely difficult, as all of those sweet fuzzy faces were potentially incredible pets. We did leave with a neutered black and white male tuxedo kitten that day, but also carried sadness out the door for the ones we left behind. (more…)

Keema Rice with Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil

Keema Rice with Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil

I received this product for free from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com) to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links. I received a beautiful bottle of sustainable Malaysian Palm Oil to play with in my kitchen. I’ve […]

Mental Fog? Here’s 6 Natural Ways to Stay Sharp

Mental Fog? Here’s 6 Natural Ways to Stay Sharp

Check out this infographic on 6 ways to stay sharp. Republished with permission by Delicious Living & the New Hope Blogger Network   

Graze Box Cost Analysis

Graze Box Cost Analysis

Every packaged food company is going to shake their head and utter a few choice words at this blog post. I get it. You pay a premium for pre-packaged, ‘I don’t have to think about it’ snacks and meals. But here’s the thing. I DO think about it. When I’m eating a tiny little snack, or meal, each bite equates to dollars and cents in my brain. Is that weird? (more…)