Health Goals for 2015

Setting Realistic Health Goals for the New Year

With the new year comes a renewed determination among many people to eat more vegetables, exercise more, stop smoking, or give up sweets.  Health goals seem to pop up every January but by April we have slid back into our bad habits.  When I was … [Read More...]

Retirement security and financial goals

Setting Financial Goals to ensure Retirement Security #RetireHappyNow

My husband and I have always been goal oriented people.  Within a year of dating, we knew we wanted to get married and started planning the 'where, when and how' of making it happen.  We both wanted to have our children while we were still young so … [Read More...]

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What’s Cooking Wednesday #Recipe Linky

Turning The Clock Back has teamed up with Candypolooza to bring you this What’s Cooking Wednesday recipe linky. This is your chance to showcase your recipes each and every week! Just to make things even sweeter— each week, post your fabulous … [Read More...]

Cranberry Bliss Bar Cookie Recipe 2

Cranberry Bliss Bar and Bar Cookie Recipe Roundup

I absolutely love baking but I tend to be rather busy, especially during the holidays.  I don't always have time to sit around baking 4 different batches of cookies, one cookie sheet at a time.  Making the dough batter is the quick and easy … [Read More...]

Recipes

Cranberry Bliss Bar Cookie Recipe 2

Cranberry Bliss Bar and Bar Cookie Recipe Roundup

I absolutely love baking but I tend to be rather busy, especially during the holidays.  I don't always have time to sit around baking 4 different … [Read More...]

Triple Chocolate Peppermine Brownie Recipe 3

Triple Chocolate Peppermint Brownie Recipe

I am a firm believer in the idea that life is short and you should eat dessert first. Of course, you should totally eat a big pile of organic broccoli … [Read More...]

Sweet Potato Pie and DIY Washi Tape Notecard

Sweet Potato Pie and Washi Tape Note Card Make a Nice Teacher Gift

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Ever since my children were in Kindergarten, I have … [Read More...]

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Green Living

Eco friendly gift ideas

Eco Friendly Gift Giving for the Socially Conscious Shopper

Christmas is fast approaching which means we need to start doing some serious amounts of shopping. Kids want the latest and greatest toys, mom wants a … [Read More...]

Essential Ingredients for DIY beauty recipes

Your DIY Beauty Pantry: 10 Must Have Ingredients

Over the last couple of years I have become very interested in making my own diy beauty creations. I have made everything from sugar scrubs to … [Read More...]

Thrift Store Spoons

Thrift Store Treasures and a DIY Washi Tape Picture Frame

I have been spending the last couple of weeks browsing around a few thrift stores and antique shops in my area.  I love finding second hand treasures … [Read More...]

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DIY

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Cinnamon Stick Santa and Elf Christmas Craft

A few months ago, I bought a ton of cinnamon sticks when I made a cinnamon stick centerpiece for fall.  Ever since, I have been trying to come up with … [Read More...]

Essential Ingredients for DIY beauty recipes

Your DIY Beauty Pantry: 10 Must Have Ingredients

Over the last couple of years I have become very interested in making my own diy beauty creations. I have made everything from sugar scrubs to … [Read More...]

Pomegranate Margarita Recipe

Pomegranate Margarita Recipe and DIY Festive Drink Stirrers!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. With the holidays quickly approaching, I am excited … [Read More...]

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Gardening

Fall Garden Tips and Update

Fall garden update and planting tips!

Here in Georgia, we are lucky that our fall season is relatively mild.  While we do get a decent freeze and sometimes snow over the winter, we can … [Read More...]

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Easy DIY Earwig Trap for Your Garden!

Here in the south, we actually get more than one planting season which I really enjoy.  Now that the heat of summer has finally passed I can start … [Read More...]

How to Grow Potatoes

How to Grow Potatoes in the Garden

Many years ago I decided to learn how to grow potatoes mainly because it sounded like a unique thing to do and I stumbled across them at the nursery … [Read More...]

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Health

Health Goals for 2015

Setting Realistic Health Goals for the New Year

With the new year comes a renewed determination among many people to eat more vegetables, exercise more, stop smoking, or give up sweets.  Health … [Read More...]

How to Boost Immunity Naturally

How to Provide Natural Immune Support for Your Family

This post about Natural Immune Support is part of  an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Zarbee’s Naturals. I received a product … [Read More...]

Ginger Root

Ginger Detox Bath: Sweat those toxins out!

Over the last few years I have had to deal with chronic pain that is incredibly frustrating.  According to the dozens of doctors I have seen there is … [Read More...]

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Family Life

Retirement security and financial goals

Setting Financial Goals to ensure Retirement Security #RetireHappyNow

My husband and I have always been goal oriented people.  Within a year of dating, we knew we wanted to get married and started planning the 'where, … [Read More...]

What to put in miliary care packages

What to Put in Military Care Packages #BICMerryMarking #DeapSeaBlue

When I was little, my father was in the Naval Reserves.  I have fond memories of him in his shiny black shoes and spiffy white hat.  I was too young … [Read More...]

Sweet Potato Pie and DIY Washi Tape Notecard

Sweet Potato Pie and Washi Tape Note Card Make a Nice Teacher Gift

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Ever since my children were in Kindergarten, I have … [Read More...]

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Travel

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Night Driving Tips for Safer Evening Travel #nightdriving

With the days getting shorter and the nights getting longer, more and more people are on the road after dark.  We turn our clocks back this weekend so … [Read More...]

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Go on a Beach Adventure this Fall! #GCFLnofilter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. In general, our family tends to be … [Read More...]

Kentucky Derby and Churchill Downs

Kentucky travel highlights from our recent vacation!

I recently hit the road with my family for a two week journey that took us from Atlanta, GA through Kentucky, up into Ohio, over to Vermont and New … [Read More...]

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