CyberCHIC on Cyber Monday

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of co-hosting a CyberCHIC event in Philadelphia, sponsored by Lands’ End. Our tables were loaded with tons of fabulous gift ideas for everyone on your list and they were amazing! Who knew I desperately needed a faux fur throw?   Be sure to enter Lands’ End’s  “Where The Holidays Come #Together Sweepstakes” for […]

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join me tomorrow for 12 hours of #together

Tomorrow, I will be one of the co-hosts of Lands’ End #TOGETHER!! Lands’ End is hosting 12 Hours of #Together on Twitter and Instagram! Join and follow on Twitter @LandsEndPR and on Instagram @LandsEnd_PR on Monday, December 2, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. EST at #Together. Participants will have the opportunity to retweet […]

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go pink with autotex pink!

Since a good friend of ours is battling breast cancer, we are all about the pink support over here in our house! How are we showing our support now? With our car! We recently installed AutoTex Pink wipers – and we supporting BCRF at the same time! For every wiper blade purchased, AutoTex PINK proudly makes a donation […]

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halfway to my goal!!

Last month, I shared about how I joined Weight Watchers Online. My first month I lost 4 pounds. Go me! This month, I lost 3. Its been going well! I’m eating better – including remembering to eat breakfast and making sure I eat healthy food for lunch instead of nibbling on whatever I can find. BUT […]

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another side effect of moving… weight gain

The last few months have been busy. Perhaps you noticed, what with the moving and traveling and being homeless for 6 weeks and unpacking mountains of boxes. Anyway, its taken its toll, in more ways than one. We’re all still exhausted – we just don’t have the energy levels we usually have. (Seriously, ask our […]

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don’t forget the donate pile!

This weekend we took part in a community yard sale. It was incredibly freeing to clean out the basement and get rid of things we no longer need. We went through a gazillion boxes and had four piles: Keep, Sell, Donate and Trash. We ended up selling a bunch of baby toys and books and […]

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gifting for the holidays

I never know what to gift people for the holidays. I mean, how do you tip the garbage and recycle guys? Wouldn’t they just throw it in the truck when they grab it at 4am in the dark? And the mail carriers – we have like three mail carriers that rotate… People like music and […]

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turkey myths for a safe thanksgiving

This weekend I cooked the biggest turkey EVER. It barely fit in my oven! I was so nervous. Thank goodness I found these myths to guide me from the Ad Council, USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service, FDA and CDC, as part of their Food Safe Families campaign to ensure that your Thanksgiving meal is […]

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Redbook Launches the Care Packages for Caregivers Program

I am thrilled to hear that Redbook is taking huge strides to care for military families!! Each year thousands of our servicemen and women return home from duty with injuries, both physical and cognitive. For these soldiers and their families the sacrifice doesn’t end once they return home, but lasts a lifetime. We rarely hear […]

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you can’t refreeze meat and other food myths

Have you ever thrown meat in the fridge to defrost only to have plans change? Then I feel like I have to either throw it out or hurry up and cook it. Cause its not good, right? Well, apparently it IS okay to refreeze raw meat! But only if it has been defrosted in the […]

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